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U.S. History tutors (History)


We found 16 tutors who specialize in that subject. Click on a tutor below to see the full profile.

Arthur Nottenburg

Since graduating summa cum laude as a Phi Beta Kappa from NYU in 2014, Arthur chose to re-teach himself the fundamentals of learning. Even though he had always excelled in academics, majoring in Literature and minoring in Mathematics, and later created a successful brand launch in advertising, Arthur had chosen a divergent path: writing fiction. Arthur teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Calculus AB, Calculus BC, U.S. History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Writing
History: U.S. History
Languages: Latin, Spanish
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
Science: Astronomy, Physics

Barbara Cortes

Barbara recently graduated from NYU, cum laude, with a major in Psychology, minor in Sociology and completed the pre-medical coursework. In high school, Barbara was an International Baccalaureate candidate and graduated top 1% of her class. Barbara teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

AP Exams: U.S. History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Languages: French, Spanish
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams
SAT Subject Tests: Physics
Science: Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science (Elementary), Physics, Psychology

Chris Jacques

Chris, a 2008 graduate of Vassar College, has been working full-time as a tutor since 2010. Previously, Chris worked as an associate director for a college admissions advisory company, where he coached applicants on their college essay, advised applicants on college choice, and interviewed college admissions directors. Chris teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Art History, English Language, English Literature, European History, Government and Politics, U.S. History, World History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Elementary Math, Geometry, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SHSAT, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: Literature, U.S. History, World History

Dennis Owrutsky

Dennis, who grew up in Baltimore, is a natural teacher: he has been tutoring since 8th grade. This experience pushed him intellectually and resulted in broad, diverse intellectual interests. Dennis teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning
AP Exams: Calculus AB, Statistics
College Admissions: College Essay
Computer Science: Python
Economics: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
English: Reading, Regents English, Writing
GMAT: GMAT prep
GRE: GRE Prep
History: Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Logic, Pre Calculus, Probability Theory, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams
Philosophy: Philosophy
SAT Subject Tests: Math Level 1, U.S. History

Hannah Ho

Born and raised in Maryland, Hannah attended a magnet school in the suburbs of Washington D.C. Hannah teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

AP Exams: Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Language, English Literature, Government and Politics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Psychology, Statistics, U.S. History
Computer Science: C, Java, Java Script, Python
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, U.S. History, World History
Science: Biology, Earth Science, Physics, Physics with Calculus, Psychology

Ian Winthrop

Hailing from the wilds of western Connecticut, Ian Winthrop has been in the trenches teaching as an assistant at Columbia and tutoring aspiring Ivies since 2013. After graduating from Phillips Exeter in 2008, Ian attended Columbia University where he majored in neurobiology, was captain of the heavyweight rowing team and a teaching assistant for the college and AP highschool level biology courses. Ian teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Biology, Chemistry, Physics B, Physics C
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Reading, Writing
History: U.S. History
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Chemistry, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, Physics
Science: Anatomy, anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, genetics, neurobiology, Physics, Psychology

Martin Carlino

Martin recently graduated from Harvard College, where he studied Government and worked for nearly three years as a peer tutor at the Bureau of Study Counsel. He has helped students with standardized test prep, essay writing, study habits, and tutoring in history, English, and many other subjects. Martin teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: English Language, English Literature, Government and Politics, U.S. History, World History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
NYC Exams: City & State Exams
SAT Subject Tests: U.S. History, World History

Matthew Hershoff

Matthew recently graduated the Creative Writing program at Columbia University cum laude and lives in Brooklyn. He studied neuroscience at Duke University for a year before transferring to Columbia. Matthew teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Biology, English Language, English Literature, European History, Psychology, U.S. History, World History
College Admissions: College Essay
Economics: Macroeconomics
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
Geography: Geography, Geopolitics
History: Global Studies, Holocaust Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Elementary Math, Logic, Pre Calculus
Philosophy: Philosophy
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Chemistry, Literature, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, U.S. History, World History
Science: anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, neurobiology, Physical Science (Elementary), Psychology

Melissa Bales

Melissa graduated as Salutatorian of her high school class in Long Island. She was also an Intel Talent Search Semifinalist for her scientific research on the diets of lemon sharks in the Bahamas. Melissa teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: U.S. History, World History
English: Writing
History: U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry
Philosophy: Philosophy

Noah Lincoff

Noah, a born and raised New Yorker, graduated from Stuyvesant High School, then the University of Wisconsin Madison, and also studied at the London School of Economics. He is currently working on a Cornell Executive MBA. Noah teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
Economics: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
Geography: Geography
History: Global Studies, Holocaust Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, HSPT, ISEE, SHSAT, SSAT
Philosophy: Philosophy
SAT Subject Tests: Literature, U.S. History, World History

Randal Grant Kleiser

Randal is a first-year history Ph.D. Randal teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: European History, U.S. History, World History
English: Writing
History: Global Studies, U.S. History, World History
Languages: Portuguese, Spanish
SAT Subject Tests: U.S. History, World History

Sarah Stewart Chapin

Originally from Northern Virginia, Sarah attended public schools in Fairfax County and was an International Baccalaureate Diploma Recipient and a National Merit Finalist in high school. She recently graduated from Yale with a degree in Theater Studies and a new appreciation for New Haven’s amazing pizza restaurants. Sarah teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Pre Calculus
SAT Subject Tests: Literature, Math Level 1, Math Level 2

Simon Schaitkin

A Pittsburgh native (Go Steelers!) but a football novice, (literally what is a linebacker) Simon Schaitkin combines the wit of James Corden with the looks, voice, and magic of Harry Potter. He majored in English at Yale University, where he graduated cum laude in the spring of 2018. Simon teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: English Language, English Literature
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Languages: Chinese Mandarin, Latin
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
Science: Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Simone Policano

Simone was born and raised on the West Side (read: Best Side) of New York City, where she crossed Central Park each morning for 13 years to attend Hunter College Elementary & High School. She headed to Yale for four years, acting in theatrical productions with the Yale Dramatic Association and performing in comedy shows with Yale’s premier sketch group “Red Hot Poker. Simone teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Languages: Spanish
Math: Algebra, Elementary Math
Science: Biology

Teresa Fraguada

Teresa is a born and bred New Yorker who is familiar with going to school in the city, having attended Stuyvesant. After graduating from Brown University, she moved to the U. Teresa teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Biology, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, Human Geography, U.S. History, World History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
Geography: Geography, Geopolitics
History: Global Studies, Holocaust Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SHSAT, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Chemistry, Literature, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, Physics, U.S. History, World History
Science: Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Yoav Sivan

Yoav moved to New York for Columbia Journalism School, and now writes freelance, yet loves math and science He has always enjoyed helping students understand a diverse array of new subjects and solve problems. Before journalism, he worked as an aide to members of the Israeli parliament, and in other teaching and research positions. Yoav teaches U.S. History and the following subjects:

AP Exams: Art History, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Literature, European History, Government and Politics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
Economics: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
English: Literature, Writing
Geography: Geography, Geopolitics
History: Global Studies, Holocaust Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Languages: Hebrew
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Pre Calculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
Philosophy: Philosophy
SAT Subject Tests: Literature, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, Physics, U.S. History, World History
Science: Chemistry, Physical Science (Elementary), Physics, Physics with Calculus