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Ivan B.
65/hour

Southbury, CT

Mathematics, Expository Writing & Verbal Comprehension Professor

I have both taught and tutored college undergraduate and graduate students in probability & statistics, discrete & finite mathematics, linear programming, pre-calculus, and college algebra, as well as expository essay writing with... read more

65/hour
4.9 (832)
2,183 hours tutoring
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I have both taught and tutored college undergraduate and graduate students in probability & statistics, discrete & finite mathematics, linear programming, pre-calculus, and college algebra, as well as expository essay writing with... read more

Siraj P.
50/hour

Hamden, CT

Yale Student with Experience in Tutoring Math, Science, and Test Prep

I have experience tutoring different levels of Math, Writing, Chemistry, and Biology as well as ACT and SAT preparation. I also have experience in tutoring students throughout the college process, including college essays. As a student,... read more

50/hour
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I have experience tutoring different levels of Math, Writing, Chemistry, and Biology as well as ACT and SAT preparation. I also have experience in tutoring students throughout the college process, including college essays. As a student,... read more

Charlotte P.
50/hour

North Haven, CT

Dedicated and Patient Tutor in Many Subject Areas

With enough advanced notice, willing to edit essays and various papers for students in k-12th grade. I am a certified elementary school teacher and school counselor. I have experience working with students on college admission essays. read more

50/hour
5.0 (99)
179 hours tutoring
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With enough advanced notice, willing to edit essays and various papers for students in k-12th grade. I am a certified elementary school teacher and school counselor. I have experience working with students on college admission essays. read more

Lydia V.
60/hour

Farmington, CT

Lydia, college and continuing education instructor and tutor

Colleagues have also sought my services as a proofreader to assist them in developing comprehensive essays for final exams and application essays to competitive colleges of higher education, such as Trinity College in Hartford. It... read more

60/hour
4.8 (11)
27 hours tutoring
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Colleagues have also sought my services as a proofreader to assist them in developing comprehensive essays for final exams and application essays to competitive colleges of higher education, such as Trinity College in Hartford. It... read more

Danielle D.
45/hour

Unionville, CT

Experienced Tutor in a Variety of Classes and Levels

Many of the students that I tutor are English as a Second Language students. I have tutored both upper level ESL classes involving critical reading and essay writing and beginner ESL classes that focus mainly on grammar. I also have... read more

45/hour
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Many of the students that I tutor are English as a Second Language students. I have tutored both upper level ESL classes involving critical reading and essay writing and beginner ESL classes that focus mainly on grammar. I also have... read more

Erica T.
52/hour

Burlington, CT

Harvard Grad Science Teacher

In medical school, I am part of a mentoring program that encourages students to apply to medical school and even reviews their qualifications,essays, MCAT scores, etc. in order to help them through the process of applying. I also have very... read more

52/hour
5.0 (18)
88 hours tutoring
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In medical school, I am part of a mentoring program that encourages students to apply to medical school and even reviews their qualifications,essays, MCAT scores, etc. in order to help them through the process of applying. I also have very... read more

Christina D.
75/hour

Bethany, CT

Writing and Reading Specialist, Essay writing for Common Application

As a New York City middle school teacher, I have worked with students of all abilities, and I have developed a repertoire of skills and teachable strategies that help students become better readers and writers. I am a nine-year veteran of... read more

75/hour
4.7 (14)
114 hours tutoring
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As a New York City middle school teacher, I have worked with students of all abilities, and I have developed a repertoire of skills and teachable strategies that help students become better readers and writers. I am a nine-year veteran of... read more

Orly R.
30/hour

Naugatuck, CT

Experienced tutor working with all grade levels

As a current college student, I am very familiar with the process of applying to college and the stress that it brings. For the past year, I have been helping my peers to brainstorm and edit their college essays, and my own essays... read more

30/hour
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As a current college student, I am very familiar with the process of applying to college and the stress that it brings. For the past year, I have been helping my peers to brainstorm and edit their college essays, and my own essays... read more

Cassidy W.
30/hour

Oxford, CT

High School Honors and AP Senior 2020

My junior year, I took AP Language, which heavily focuses on writing. My senior year, I took AP Literature which incorporates using novels as evidence in writing essays/prompts. I have been competitively swimming since I was 6 years... read more

30/hour
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My junior year, I took AP Language, which heavily focuses on writing. My senior year, I took AP Literature which incorporates using novels as evidence in writing essays/prompts. I have been competitively swimming since I was 6 years... read more

Stephanie T.
50/hour

Waterbury, CT

Highly effective NCLEX and SAT/ACT tutor!

Helping students decode the manner in which SAT Reading questions are posed helps them understand how they need to prepare their essay responses and helps them to increase their comprehension of all they SAT questions! With over 12 years... read more

50/hour
4.3 (29)
133 hours tutoring
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Helping students decode the manner in which SAT Reading questions are posed helps them understand how they need to prepare their essay responses and helps them to increase their comprehension of all they SAT questions! With over 12 years... read more

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