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Gabe S.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Tutor in the Humanities, Math, and Test Prep

Hi! I'm Gabe. I've been tutoring middle and high school students for more than six years in a range of subjects. I have taught math, physics, English, history, ACT prep, SAT prep, and piano! In 2014, I graduated from the accelerated Bard High... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm Gabe. I've been tutoring middle and high school students for more than six years in a range of subjects. I have taught math, physics, English, history, ACT prep, SAT prep, and piano! In 2014, I graduated from the accelerated Bard High... read more

Joseph D.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Effective and Relatable Latin, Classics and Writing Tutor

Hi! My name is Joseph D, and I recently graduated from Boston University Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Classical Studies, specifically in the Ancient Greek and Latin languages. I am a Chicago native, and I attended Walter Payton College Prep... read more

30/hour
5.0 (62)
83 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Joseph D, and I recently graduated from Boston University Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Classical Studies, specifically in the Ancient Greek and Latin languages. I am a Chicago native, and I attended Walter Payton College Prep... read more

Karin M.
49/hour

Chicago, IL

MFA ACT, SAT, AP Test Prep Expert

I teach all aspects of English, including critical reading, persuasive writing, comparative literature, public speaking, specializing with ACT/SAT/AP and other test strategies. I've taught and lectured at universities, schools and with individuals... read more

49/hour
5.0 (15)
97 hours tutoring
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I teach all aspects of English, including critical reading, persuasive writing, comparative literature, public speaking, specializing with ACT/SAT/AP and other test strategies. I've taught and lectured at universities, schools and with individuals... read more

David A.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Prize-winning author, social science researcher

Hi, I'm David! I'm a recent grad from Wesleyan University, where I’ve been tutoring and working as a teaching assistant in Italian, history and economics for the past four years. I was enrolled in the College of Social Sciences as well as the... read more

30/hour
14 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm David! I'm a recent grad from Wesleyan University, where I’ve been tutoring and working as a teaching assistant in Italian, history and economics for the past four years. I was enrolled in the College of Social Sciences as well as the... read more

Krystin M.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Tenure-Track Mathematics Instructor with a Passion for Teaching

Ever since I was in elementary school I've had a passion for teaching. I loved to help others learn topics that I understood and the friendships/connections I have made as a result. In high school, I tutored and TA'd for Japanese. At the... read more

35/hour
5.0 (59)
222 hours tutoring
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Ever since I was in elementary school I've had a passion for teaching. I loved to help others learn topics that I understood and the friendships/connections I have made as a result. In high school, I tutored and TA'd for Japanese. At the... read more

Cody F.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced GIS Specialist in International Studies

I am a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and Public Outreach Specialist working at an engineering company in the Greater Chicago area. I also volunteer for an international non-profit organization based in Bolivia focusing on sustainable water... read more

40/hour
5.0 (86)
271 hours tutoring
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I am a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and Public Outreach Specialist working at an engineering company in the Greater Chicago area. I also volunteer for an international non-profit organization based in Bolivia focusing on sustainable water... read more

Toni L.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Columbia College Chicago Grad Specializing in Watercolor Pencils

Hi, I'm Toni; I received my BA in Fine Arts from Columbia College Chicago in 2017. I work as an infant teacher at a preschool. Other than teaching, I also have extensive experience working & volunteering with youth. I acted as a retreat leader for... read more

50/hour
5.0 (33)
90 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Toni; I received my BA in Fine Arts from Columbia College Chicago in 2017. I work as an infant teacher at a preschool. Other than teaching, I also have extensive experience working & volunteering with youth. I acted as a retreat leader for... read more

Monsieur Pierre J.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Your French Instructor-"Therapist"

Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= fran?ais langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... read more

50/hour
5.0 (704)
2,865 hours tutoring
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Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= fran?ais langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... read more

Andrew G.
85/hour

Chicago, IL

Demystify the Test, Reduce Stress, and Maximize Your Score

Thanks for considering me as your ACT tutor! I'm a graduate of the University of Chicago, where I majored in English and was named to the Dean's List. I have worked with dozens of students over the years, ranging in age from the elementary to... read more

85/hour
5.0 (118)
551 hours tutoring
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Thanks for considering me as your ACT tutor! I'm a graduate of the University of Chicago, where I majored in English and was named to the Dean's List. I have worked with dozens of students over the years, ranging in age from the elementary to... read more

Olivia S.
55/hour

Chicago, IL

Harvard Grad Tutoring Science, History, English, and Test Prep

Hi, I'm Olivia! I recently graduated from Harvard College with a bachelor's degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology, as well as a minor in History of Art and Architecture. I am also an EMT, and while I was in college, I helped teach the school's... read more

55/hour
5.0 (67)
179 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Olivia! I recently graduated from Harvard College with a bachelor's degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology, as well as a minor in History of Art and Architecture. I am also an EMT, and while I was in college, I helped teach the school's... read more

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Ecology has been a fascinating subject for me for years. I have studied it, as it deals with the supply and demand of resources in the environment. I have studied ecosystems, energy flow through a food web, the balance of nature. the impact of pollution, and many other such subjects integral to ecology. I can explain concepts of ecology in a very practical and understandable way.I also have the ability help a student understand what a course is looking to teach, so that a student can maximize study time, to ace a course. I enjoy finding different student's methods of learning and helping students define and realize their dreams through successful education. Additionally, I can explain what the courses are looking for a student to learn, and how to study to ace the courses.
Matthew A.
I have been playing the flute since I was twelve years old. I played in my junior and senior high school bands and symphonies. I was a member of the Symphonic Band of the Palm Beaches. I play the flute every Sunday at Mass and am compensated for special events such as the Christmas Pageant and Midnight Mass. In addition, I am frequently hired to play at special events such as weddings.
Brenda D.
I haven't played tennis on a professional team, but I am very much knowledgeable with the rules and how to play. I also have a close friend who has played tennis all his life and is a physical education teacher and who would be willing to help out as well; just as he's taught me more.
Rachel S.
I earned my English degree while in undergraduate school and have studied literature for the majority of the program. I have taken courses focusing on different types of literature, ranging from American to British, to sub genres of Gothic, Romantic, Modernist, and a variety of others. I also am familiar with different theories that surround the subject, including but limited to race theory, queer theory, feminist theory, and Marxist theory. I also have helped my peers understand literature on a surface level as well.
Elizabeth J.
I took the Michigan Teacher Certification Test in social studies and in history, which cover a number of things. They are United States history from colonization to present; world history from early civilization to present; Michigan history major events; geography locations, characteristics and how they are interrelated; different types of government in the world, their characteristics, how they are different, and legal processes that different countries use. I also have experience researching history papers and determining types of sources and using citations.
Kelly S.
I am currently teaching in Florida. While our standards are officially "The Florida Standards," they are almost identical to the CCSS. Additionally, my Master's Degree in K-8 Math and Science Education was based on the Common Core standards.
Aryn D.
I am a Christian and graduated from a Christian high school and have had in depth study of scripture all my life.
Caitlin N.
I have a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry and 10 years of experience tutoring all levels of chemistry.
Lori C.
I have a phd in aerospace engineering from Virginia Tech, the majority of which is mechanical engineering based. I have coursework in thermodynamics, statics, dynamics, and mechanics of materials. I maintained a stellar gpa the entire time.
Erin C.
I am very qualified to tutor Biochemistry to students. I received an A in both semesters of Biochemistry during my undergraduate degree and I have received an A in my graduate coursework. I have a lot of experience in taking the course and understand the subject very well. I am able to tutor students in Biochemistry effectively.
Evan B.

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