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Travis, a native New Yorker who attended Riverdale Country School, earned a double major in Biomedical Engineering and French from Yale in 2018. He starts his PhD in Biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins in the summer of 2020. Travis taught biology at a NYC charter school, which includes test prep for the Living Environment Regents, the SAT II biology test, and SAT math. Travis began tutoring in high school eight years ago. Always looking for further opportunities to pursue his…

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Travis performed in Footloose in middle school and Kevin Bacon came to see it! His mother has the photo to prove it!

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus
  • AP Exams

    • French,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • French,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science
  • Language

    • French
  • English

    • Reading,
    • Writing
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing

Kairn graduated from Harvard in 2017 with an S.B. in Mechanical Engineering. He tutored fellow Harvard students in math and physics and volunteered as a tutor helping underprivileged elementary and junior high students in Boston. Kairn was very involved with the Black Men's Forum and played club basketball. He grew up in rural Illinois, enjoying the company of his three younger siblings, whom he continues to help with coursework. Using a personalized approach, Kairn genuinely connects with each student to…

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Kairn spent his undergrad years working in a particle physics and cosmology lab on the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope -- a billion dollar telescope under construction in Chile which promises to uncover the mysteries behind dark matter and dark energy.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Physics
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams
  • Graduate Exams

    • GRE Prep
  • IB Curriculum

    • IB HL and SL math
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Physics
  • Science

    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing

Mark graduated Cum Laude from Duke University’s Engineering School with a double major Electrical/Biomedical Engineering degree and a minor in French; then graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Tulane Graduate School of Science and Engineering, where he earned two Masters in Engineering (Biomedical and Electrical), plus an “ABD” (all but dissertation) towards a PhD in Robotics Engineering. Mark began his career designing robots for factory automation with a specialty in computer vision with Texas Instruments. Subsequently, Mark graduated Summa Cum…

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Mark builds his own super computers from scratch and is a self-taught pianist.

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • SHSAT,
    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Logic,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus,
    • Organic Chemistry
  • AP Exams

    • Computer Science,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Statistics,
    • Biology,
    • Physics
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Physics
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science,
    • Python
  • Graduate Exams

    • GMAT,
    • GRE Prep

Jenna is a PhD candidate in mathematics at NYU. She recently graduated from Yale University, where she double majored in mathematics and philosophy. As an undergraduate, she cofounded a student group that works to alleviate barriers to access in STEM fields at Yale. As a tutor, she seeks to create a supportive and comfortable environment for students to flourish. Math can be a daunting subject for many; Jenna assists students by presenting mathematical ideas in an approachable and intuitive way.…

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Sophomore year of college, Jenna and her roommates ran a bakery out of their dorm."

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • Computer Science,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science
  • Graduate Exams

    • GRE Prep
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2

A Philadelphia native, Charlie is in his second year in the MD/PhD program at Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering. He graduated Yale University summa cum laude with a 4.0 GPA in 2016 with a degree in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry. At Yale, he served as president of the club running team and performed research on RNA triple helices. He was one of only ten members in his class inducted into Phi Beta Kappa as juniors. Upon graduation, he received the Russell Henry Chittenden…

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As a Yale sophomore, Charlie discovered a new species of fungus in the Ecuadorian Amazon.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics,
    • Organic Chemistry
  • AP Exams

    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • Graduate Exams

    • MCAT
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing

Portia is a filmmaker, crossword developer for the New York Times, and educator. Born and raised in New York City, she attended the Hewitt School where she started peer tutoring in 7th grade. She graduated with honors from Wesleyan University in 2014, majoring in Psychology and Classics. After graduation, she taught English in Spain before working as a counselor for the nonprofit Henry Street Settlement, where she tutored 9th and 10th grade students in all subjects, including prepping for the…

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Portia has won several Harry Potter Trivia Championships and can offer tutoring for anyone interested in claiming her title.

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • College Essay,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • ISEE,
    • SHSAT,
    • SSAT,
    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing,
    • TACHS,
    • Hunter College HS admissions
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Logic,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Art History

    • Art History
  • AP Exams

    • Art History,
    • English Literature,
    • European History,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Latin,
    • Statistics,
    • Biology,
    • Physics
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics with Calculus,
    • Psychology
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Physics,
    • Psychology
  • English

    • English Language,
    • English Literature,
    • Reading,
    • Regents English,
    • Writing
  • History

    • European History,
    • Government and Politics,
    • Holocaust Studies,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History
  • Graduate Exams

    • GRE Prep
  • Language

    • Latin

Adam was born and raised in Lower Manhattan to two Egyptian immigrants. He went to the New York City Lab School in Chelsea for middle and high school and then attended Yale, where he studied Art and Graphic Design. At Yale he was involved with cutting edge research in virtual and augmented reality and has since developed a passion for emerging technologies. This spring he completed App Academy, a 16-week coding bootcamp with a less than 3% acceptance rate, which…

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Adam was a teaching assistant for his high school math teacher's geometry class. He'd like to say hi and thank you to Ms. Weinstein for instilling in him a passion for math and problem solving.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Language

    • Spanish,
    • Arabic
  • AP Exams

    • Computer Science,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Statistics,
    • Studio Art,
    • Illustrator,
    • InDesign,
    • Photoshop
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • SHSAT,
    • SAT Math
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science
  • English

    • English Language,
    • Reading,
    • Regents English
  • History

    • European History,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government
  • Computer Science

    • Illustrator,
    • InDesign,
    • Photoshop
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2
  • Science

    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math

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. Perhaps, as a result, Dennis had trouble deciding on a major when he started at Cornell University; he ended up graduating with three majors (history, government and philosophy) and a 3.99 GPA. He later attended Yale Law School, where he focused on business and corporate law, and completed coursework at the…

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Dennis has two adorable cats, including one who is under the mistaken impression that he is a dog -- he even plays fetch!

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Logic,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • European History,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • SHSAT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning
  • College Prep

    • College Essay,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning
  • English

    • English Language,
    • English Literature,
    • Reading,
    • Regents English,
    • Writing
  • History

    • European History,
    • Global Studies,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History
  • Graduate Exams

    • GMAT,
    • LSAT
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Math Level 1
  • Philosophy

    • Philosophy
  • Computer Science

    • Python

Shakir majored in Religion and minored in Philosophy and Pure Mathematics at the University of Vermont, where he graduated in 2015. During college he worked at the UVM Writing Center as a Writing Tutor for undergraduate students in all subjects. Before starting at NYU in their Religious Studies Master of Arts program in 2018, he worked for 3 years as an Academic Coach for students with autism, executive functioning challenges and other learning differences at Mansfield Hall -- a national…

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Shakir has toured with multiple bands playing bass guitar and trombone around the U.S., U.K., Africa and South America. He also loves to give music lessons!

Subjects

  • Learning Differences

    • Dyslexia,
    • Executive Functioning,
    • Test Anxiety,
    • Dysgraphia,
    • ADD/ADHD,
    • Processing Deficits,
    • Dyscalculia (math),
    • Autism Spectrum Disorders,
    • Intellectual Disabilities,
    • Other Learning Disabilities
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Logic,
    • Pre Calculus
  • Science

    • Chemistry,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics
  • College Prep

    • College Essay
  • English

    • English Language,
    • Reading,
    • Writing
  • Music

    • Music Theory
  • Philosophy

    • Philosophy,
    • Religion
  • History

    • Social Studies

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. At Tel Aviv University he majored in economics, graduating near the top of his class, and also studied accounting, philosophy and cognitive sciences. He spent a…

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Yoav wrote a paper in game theory (economics) analyzing dating strategies. He is also a speechwriter, in two languages.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Logic,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Art History

    • Art History
  • AP Exams

    • Art History,
    • English Literature,
    • European History,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Environmental Science,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus,
    • Psychology
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Literature,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Hebrew,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • English

    • English Literature,
    • Literature,
    • Reading,
    • Writing
  • History

    • European History,
    • Global Studies,
    • Government and Politics,
    • Holocaust Studies,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History
  • Geography

    • Geography
  • Language

    • Hebrew
  • Philosophy

    • Philosophy

Alejandro is currently a medical student at SUNY Downstate. As an undergraduate, he participated in two neuroscience summer research programs at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. At Haverford College, he had met all pre-med requirements, but got his B.A. in Economics. He wrote his thesis on “The Effects of Salary Heterogeneity on Team Performance.” He subsequently earned his Master’s degree in biophysics and physiology with a 3.8 GPA at Stony Brook University. Alejandro has a passion for teaching,…

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He has two slightly different shaped ears. When he runs with Apple earbuds, the right one falls out because his right ear must be a slightly odd shape!

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Geometry,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Psychology
  • AP Exams

    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Psychology
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Psychology
  • Language

    • Spanish

Will graduated from Yale University in 2017 with a degree in Political Science with Distinction in the major and was awarded the Mellon Senior Research Grant for original research on Presidential Debates. While at Yale, he taught at the Wexler-Grant Elementary School, supporting classes of first- and fifth-graders. Following graduation, Will worked on political campaigns across the country, particularly focused on organizing and mentoring high school students. In late 2018, he returned to education and has been tutoring high school…

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Will has worked on 5 different political campaigns across 4 different states!

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • College Essay,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • English Language,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics,
    • Physics,
    • Economics
  • Science

    • Chemistry,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics with Calculus
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • U.S. History & Government,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • English

    • English Language,
    • English Literature
  • Geography

    • Geography
  • History

    • Government and Politics,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government
  • IB Curriculum

    • IB HL and SL English,
    • IB HL and SL math

Travis, a native New Yorker who attended Riverdale Country School, earned a double major in Biomedical Engineering and French from Yale in 2018. He starts his PhD in Biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins in the summer of 2020. Travis taught biology at a NYC charter school, which includes test prep for the Living Environment Regents, the SAT II biology test, and SAT math. Travis began tutoring in high school eight years ago. Always looking for further opportunities to pursue his…

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Travis performed in Footloose in middle school and Kevin Bacon came to see it! His mother has the photo to prove it!

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus
  • AP Exams

    • French,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • French,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science
  • Language

    • French
  • English

    • Reading,
    • Writing
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing

Kairn graduated from Harvard in 2017 with an S.B. in Mechanical Engineering. He tutored fellow Harvard students in math and physics and volunteered as a tutor helping underprivileged elementary and junior high students in Boston. Kairn was very involved with the Black Men's Forum and played club basketball. He grew up in rural Illinois, enjoying the company of his three younger siblings, whom he continues to help with coursework. Using a personalized approach, Kairn genuinely connects with each student to…

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Kairn spent his undergrad years working in a particle physics and cosmology lab on the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope -- a billion dollar telescope under construction in Chile which promises to uncover the mysteries behind dark matter and dark energy.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Physics
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams
  • Graduate Exams

    • GRE Prep
  • IB Curriculum

    • IB HL and SL math
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Physics
  • Science

    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing

Mark graduated Cum Laude from Duke University’s Engineering School with a double major Electrical/Biomedical Engineering degree and a minor in French; then graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Tulane Graduate School of Science and Engineering, where he earned two Masters in Engineering (Biomedical and Electrical), plus an “ABD” (all but dissertation) towards a PhD in Robotics Engineering. Mark began his career designing robots for factory automation with a specialty in computer vision with Texas Instruments. Subsequently, Mark graduated Summa Cum…

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Mark builds his own super computers from scratch and is a self-taught pianist.

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • SHSAT,
    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Logic,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus,
    • Organic Chemistry
  • AP Exams

    • Computer Science,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Statistics,
    • Biology,
    • Physics
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Physics
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science,
    • Python
  • Graduate Exams

    • GMAT,
    • GRE Prep

Jenna is a PhD candidate in mathematics at NYU. She recently graduated from Yale University, where she double majored in mathematics and philosophy. As an undergraduate, she cofounded a student group that works to alleviate barriers to access in STEM fields at Yale. As a tutor, she seeks to create a supportive and comfortable environment for students to flourish. Math can be a daunting subject for many; Jenna assists students by presenting mathematical ideas in an approachable and intuitive way.…

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Sophomore year of college, Jenna and her roommates ran a bakery out of their dorm."

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • Computer Science,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science
  • Graduate Exams

    • GRE Prep
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2

A Philadelphia native, Charlie is in his second year in the MD/PhD program at Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering. He graduated Yale University summa cum laude with a 4.0 GPA in 2016 with a degree in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry. At Yale, he served as president of the club running team and performed research on RNA triple helices. He was one of only ten members in his class inducted into Phi Beta Kappa as juniors. Upon graduation, he received the Russell Henry Chittenden…

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As a Yale sophomore, Charlie discovered a new species of fungus in the Ecuadorian Amazon.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics,
    • Organic Chemistry
  • AP Exams

    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • Graduate Exams

    • MCAT
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing

Portia is a filmmaker, crossword developer for the New York Times, and educator. Born and raised in New York City, she attended the Hewitt School where she started peer tutoring in 7th grade. She graduated with honors from Wesleyan University in 2014, majoring in Psychology and Classics. After graduation, she taught English in Spain before working as a counselor for the nonprofit Henry Street Settlement, where she tutored 9th and 10th grade students in all subjects, including prepping for the…

Read More

Portia has won several Harry Potter Trivia Championships and can offer tutoring for anyone interested in claiming her title.

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • College Essay,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • ISEE,
    • SHSAT,
    • SSAT,
    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing,
    • TACHS,
    • Hunter College HS admissions
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Logic,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Art History

    • Art History
  • AP Exams

    • Art History,
    • English Literature,
    • European History,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Latin,
    • Statistics,
    • Biology,
    • Physics
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics with Calculus,
    • Psychology
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Biology,
    • Physics,
    • Psychology
  • English

    • English Language,
    • English Literature,
    • Reading,
    • Regents English,
    • Writing
  • History

    • European History,
    • Government and Politics,
    • Holocaust Studies,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History
  • Graduate Exams

    • GRE Prep
  • Language

    • Latin

Adam was born and raised in Lower Manhattan to two Egyptian immigrants. He went to the New York City Lab School in Chelsea for middle and high school and then attended Yale, where he studied Art and Graphic Design. At Yale he was involved with cutting edge research in virtual and augmented reality and has since developed a passion for emerging technologies. This spring he completed App Academy, a 16-week coding bootcamp with a less than 3% acceptance rate, which…

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Adam was a teaching assistant for his high school math teacher's geometry class. He'd like to say hi and thank you to Ms. Weinstein for instilling in him a passion for math and problem solving.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Language

    • Spanish,
    • Arabic
  • AP Exams

    • Computer Science,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Statistics,
    • Studio Art,
    • Illustrator,
    • InDesign,
    • Photoshop
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • SHSAT,
    • SAT Math
  • Computer Science

    • Computer Science
  • English

    • English Language,
    • Reading,
    • Regents English
  • History

    • European History,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government
  • Computer Science

    • Illustrator,
    • InDesign,
    • Photoshop
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2
  • Science

    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math

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. Perhaps, as a result, Dennis had trouble deciding on a major when he started at Cornell University; he ended up graduating with three majors (history, government and philosophy) and a 3.99 GPA. He later attended Yale Law School, where he focused on business and corporate law, and completed coursework at the…

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Dennis has two adorable cats, including one who is under the mistaken impression that he is a dog -- he even plays fetch!

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Logic,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • European History,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics
  • Entrance Exams

    • City & State Exams,
    • SHSAT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning
  • College Prep

    • College Essay,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning
  • English

    • English Language,
    • English Literature,
    • Reading,
    • Regents English,
    • Writing
  • History

    • European History,
    • Global Studies,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History
  • Graduate Exams

    • GMAT,
    • LSAT
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Math Level 1
  • Philosophy

    • Philosophy
  • Computer Science

    • Python

Shakir majored in Religion and minored in Philosophy and Pure Mathematics at the University of Vermont, where he graduated in 2015. During college he worked at the UVM Writing Center as a Writing Tutor for undergraduate students in all subjects. Before starting at NYU in their Religious Studies Master of Arts program in 2018, he worked for 3 years as an Academic Coach for students with autism, executive functioning challenges and other learning differences at Mansfield Hall -- a national…

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Shakir has toured with multiple bands playing bass guitar and trombone around the U.S., U.K., Africa and South America. He also loves to give music lessons!

Subjects

  • Learning Differences

    • Dyslexia,
    • Executive Functioning,
    • Test Anxiety,
    • Dysgraphia,
    • ADD/ADHD,
    • Processing Deficits,
    • Dyscalculia (math),
    • Autism Spectrum Disorders,
    • Intellectual Disabilities,
    • Other Learning Disabilities
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Logic,
    • Pre Calculus
  • Science

    • Chemistry,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics
  • College Prep

    • College Essay
  • English

    • English Language,
    • Reading,
    • Writing
  • Music

    • Music Theory
  • Philosophy

    • Philosophy,
    • Religion
  • History

    • Social Studies

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. At Tel Aviv University he majored in economics, graduating near the top of his class, and also studied accounting, philosophy and cognitive sciences. He spent a…

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Yoav wrote a paper in game theory (economics) analyzing dating strategies. He is also a speechwriter, in two languages.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Logic,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Art History

    • Art History
  • AP Exams

    • Art History,
    • English Literature,
    • European History,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Environmental Science,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics B,
    • Physics C,
    • Physics with Calculus,
    • Psychology
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Literature,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Hebrew,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • English

    • English Literature,
    • Literature,
    • Reading,
    • Writing
  • History

    • European History,
    • Global Studies,
    • Government and Politics,
    • Holocaust Studies,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History
  • Geography

    • Geography
  • Language

    • Hebrew
  • Philosophy

    • Philosophy

Alejandro is currently a medical student at SUNY Downstate. As an undergraduate, he participated in two neuroscience summer research programs at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. At Haverford College, he had met all pre-med requirements, but got his B.A. in Economics. He wrote his thesis on “The Effects of Salary Heterogeneity on Team Performance.” He subsequently earned his Master’s degree in biophysics and physiology with a 3.8 GPA at Stony Brook University. Alejandro has a passion for teaching,…

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He has two slightly different shaped ears. When he runs with Apple earbuds, the right one falls out because his right ear must be a slightly odd shape!

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Geometry,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Psychology
  • AP Exams

    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Psychology
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Psychology
  • Language

    • Spanish

Will graduated from Yale University in 2017 with a degree in Political Science with Distinction in the major and was awarded the Mellon Senior Research Grant for original research on Presidential Debates. While at Yale, he taught at the Wexler-Grant Elementary School, supporting classes of first- and fifth-graders. Following graduation, Will worked on political campaigns across the country, particularly focused on organizing and mentoring high school students. In late 2018, he returned to education and has been tutoring high school…

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Will has worked on 5 different political campaigns across 4 different states!

Subjects

  • College Prep

    • ACT,
    • College Essay,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Entrance Exams

    • ACT,
    • SAT Math,
    • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
    • SAT Writing
  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Probability Theory,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • AP Exams

    • English Language,
    • Government and Politics,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Macroeconomics,
    • Microeconomics,
    • Statistics,
    • Physics,
    • Economics
  • Science

    • Chemistry,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Physics with Calculus
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • U.S. History & Government,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • English

    • English Language,
    • English Literature
  • Geography

    • Geography
  • History

    • Government and Politics,
    • Social Studies,
    • U.S. History & Government
  • IB Curriculum

    • IB HL and SL English,
    • IB HL and SL math