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Jesse S.
100/hour

Experienced and Engaging Educator--SAT, ACT, AP English, College Essay

I also have well over a decade working with students of all ages. I have worked as an English and GED Instructor with the SDUHSD, as a Self-Employed Private Tutor (Test Preparation, English, and College Application Essay Creation), as a... read more

100/hour
5.0 (1116)
2,634 hours tutoring
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I also have well over a decade working with students of all ages. I have worked as an English and GED Instructor with the SDUHSD, as a Self-Employed Private Tutor (Test Preparation, English, and College Application Essay Creation), as a... read more

Monsieur Pierre J.
50/hour

Your French Instructor-"Therapist"

Former French Instructor at "Alliance Française" (French Cultural Institute): in Europe and USA. Patient, well-organized, diligent, understanding, assiduous, attentive, heedful. Now I am just a self-employed Professional French... read more

50/hour
5.0 (688)
2,785 hours tutoring
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Former French Instructor at "Alliance Française" (French Cultural Institute): in Europe and USA. Patient, well-organized, diligent, understanding, assiduous, attentive, heedful. Now I am just a self-employed Professional French... read more

Cindy K.
119/hour

Top 1% Tutor Simplifies CFP Exam Prep

... Early Withdrawals & Hardships Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) TAX PLANNING AMT Preference Items and Credit Self Employment Tax Taxation of Social Security Section 1231 Property & Provisions of Sections 1245 and 1250 Section 1031 Like-Kind... read more

119/hour
5.0 (453)
1,480 hours tutoring
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... Early Withdrawals & Hardships Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) TAX PLANNING AMT Preference Items and Credit Self Employment Tax Taxation of Social Security Section 1231 Property & Provisions of Sections 1245 and 1250 Section 1031 Like-Kind... read more

David W.
125/hour

ACT Reading Expert with Proven Track Record of Exceptional Score Gains

I have been teaching ACT reading and other standardized reading tests for over ten years, both as a self-employed private tutor and for a highly regarded test prep company. I also have ten years of experience teaching reading and vocabulary... read more

125/hour
5.0 (1224)
3,334 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching ACT reading and other standardized reading tests for over ten years, both as a self-employed private tutor and for a highly regarded test prep company. I also have ten years of experience teaching reading and vocabulary... read more

Phoebe C.
135/hour

UNMATCHED Professional English Services!

...main profile. I am a Smith College alumna with a degree in English and an English high school teaching license. As a self-employed, full-time English professional on Wyzant for the past 4.5 years, I have extensive experience teaching and guiding children... read more

135/hour
5.0 (2754)
8,607 hours tutoring
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...main profile. I am a Smith College alumna with a degree in English and an English high school teaching license. As a self-employed, full-time English professional on Wyzant for the past 4.5 years, I have extensive experience teaching and guiding children... read more

Peter F.
45/hour

Multiple Elementary Subject Teacher; 15 Years' Teaching Experience

... location as other schools where I have worked). In each of these teaching roles, along with my sideline role as a self-employed tutor from 2012-present, I have taught and tutored elementary and middle school-age students in Math, English/Language... read more

45/hour
4.9 (299)
1,278 hours tutoring
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... location as other schools where I have worked). In each of these teaching roles, along with my sideline role as a self-employed tutor from 2012-present, I have taught and tutored elementary and middle school-age students in Math, English/Language... read more

Ian M.
40/hour

B.S. Student in Biomedical Engineering & Lots of Tutoring Experience

I have worked with many students K-6th in math between many different organizations (Mathnasium, Education & Exercise Volunteer Program, Self-Employed) read more

40/hour
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I have worked with many students K-6th in math between many different organizations (Mathnasium, Education & Exercise Volunteer Program, Self-Employed) read more

Lisa E.
32/hour

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Eight years of tutoring experience

I have also worked with ESL and special needs students at Kumon. I have worked with Kumon for three years. I have also been self-employed as a private tutor for two other high school students in their Chemistry courses, one AP, one... read more

32/hour
4.9 (78)
240 hours tutoring
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I have also worked with ESL and special needs students at Kumon. I have worked with Kumon for three years. I have also been self-employed as a private tutor for two other high school students in their Chemistry courses, one AP, one... read more

Heather E.
50/hour

Doctor specializing in Social Work and Psychology

I am an Educational Psychologist, holding a PhD in Clinical Social Work, and 2 Master's degrees; 1 in Counseling Psychology, the other in Spiritual Growth and Development. I currently am self-employed working with children who have... read more

50/hour
4.9 (259)
751 hours tutoring
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I am an Educational Psychologist, holding a PhD in Clinical Social Work, and 2 Master's degrees; 1 in Counseling Psychology, the other in Spiritual Growth and Development. I currently am self-employed working with children who have... read more

James C.
40/hour

ACCOUNTING TUTOR

My accounting experience includes being a self- employed CPA , significant audit experience and also working at a community college in MA. I have taught/tutored accounting part-time for several years. read more

40/hour
4.9 (64)
190 hours tutoring
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My accounting experience includes being a self- employed CPA , significant audit experience and also working at a community college in MA. I have taught/tutored accounting part-time for several years. read more

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