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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

Melissa just completed Columbia Law School. Prior, she graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor's degree in History and a certificate in Values and Public Life, a program that combined politics and philosophy courses. She earned the rank of Salutatorian in her high school class in Long Island, and was named an Intel Talent Search Semifinalist for her scientific research on the diets of lemon sharks in the Bahamas. She enjoys going to comedy shows and Yankees games.

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Melissa can ride a unicycle.

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Linear Algebra,
    • Logic,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Earth Science,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics
  • History

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

    • LSAT
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2
  • Philosophy

    • Philosophy
  • College Prep

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

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

    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History
  • English

    • 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

Cecilia has worked full-time and part-time for various tutoring agencies and learning centers, both one-on-one and in a classroom setting, for the past five years. She specializes in test prep, languages, and writing. Born and raised in Washington D.C., with a mother from Argentina, she grew up fluent in Spanish. In fact, she is trilingual in English, Spanish, and French, having taken French classes for twelve years. She graduated from Wesleyan University where she double majored in Theater and Psychology.…

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I grew up with a pet rabbit that I walked on a leash around D.C.

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
  • Math

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

    • English Language,
    • English Literature,
    • Literature,
    • Reading,
    • Regents English,
    • Writing
  • AP Exams

    • English Language,
    • English Literature,
    • French,
    • Spanish
  • Language

    • French,
    • Spanish
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • French,
    • Spanish,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2
  • Science

    • Psychology

Katie graduated (virtually this spring) with high distinction from University of Michigan, with a major in Math Education and a minor in Psychology Education. During college, she tutored and taught for multiple schools and academic programs, including the Academic Center for Student Athletes at University of Michigan and Breakthrough Collaborative in Brooklyn. A significant factor in her formula for students’ success has been instilling systematic time management and other organization skills. Katie has specialized in teaching math, from middle school…

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Katie has a huge family, with 3 siblings and over 25 cousins!

Subjects

  • Math

    • Algebra,
    • Algebra II,
    • Calculus,
    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Trigonometry,
    • Common Core math
  • AP Exams

    • Calculus AB,
    • Calculus BC
  • SAT Subject Tests

    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2
  • College Prep

    • SAT Math

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.S. Virgin Islands to work in education for the next 14 years. Teresa just earned her Masters in Developmental Psychology at Teachers College Columbia, where she focused on the social and neurocognitive processes of learning. She has helped countless students find success in everything from learning how to read, passing…

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Teresa is a proud left-hander who once had the pleasure of teaching an entire class of left-handers (there were only three students)!

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,
    • Elementary Math,
    • Geometry,
    • Math Level 1,
    • Math Level 2,
    • Pre Calculus,
    • Statistics,
    • Trigonometry
  • Science

    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physical Science (Elementary),
    • Physics,
    • Psychology
  • AP Exams

    • English Language,
    • English Literature,
    • U.S. History & Government,
    • World History,
    • Biology,
    • Chemistry,
    • Physics
  • SAT Subject Tests

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

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

      • Geography
    • History

      • Global Studies,
      • Holocaust Studies,
      • Social Studies,
      • U.S. History & Government,
      • World History

    Dan is enjoying his 5th year tutoring algebra full-time in a NYC public high school -- making a total of eight years of happily tutoring middle- and high-school Math. Including 5 years of enlightening clients with Ivy Tutors. He is the go-to guru in Algebra Regents for ou school clients as well. With a college degree in Mechanical Engineering, he understands how all the Math ideas fit together, and how to demystify them, even for the math phobic. When he…

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    Space travel: You throw a ball up in the air; I'll hit it with my ball in mid-air. That's how spaceships manage to hook up, thanks to the power of MATH!

    Subjects

    • Math

      • Algebra,
      • Algebra II,
      • Geometry,
      • Trigonometry
    • Entrance Exams

      • City & State Exams
    • Science

      • Physics
    • AP Exams

      • Physics
    • SAT Subject Tests

      • Physics

    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 graduate of Horace Mann, currently at Stanford University studying math and political science, Alex is passionate about sharing knowledge and experience with younger students.Throughout high school and college, in New York City and Palo Alto, he has tutored a wide range of subjects and test prep to various ages and types of learners. He strives to understand individual’s needs and learning styles to customize his tutoring method and approach. In subjects related to reading and writing, he focuses on…

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    He can whistle like a bird and is happy to demonstrate.

    Subjects

    • College Prep

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

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

      • Algebra,
      • Algebra II,
      • Calculus,
      • Calculus AB,
      • Calculus BC,
      • Elementary Math,
      • Geometry,
      • Pre Calculus,
      • Trigonometry,
      • Common Core math
    • AP Exams

      • English Language,
      • European History,
      • U.S. History & Government,
      • World History,
      • Calculus AB,
      • Calculus BC,
      • Physics
    • English

      • English Language,
      • English Literature,
      • Literature,
      • Reading,
      • Regents English,
      • Common Core English
    • History

      • European History,
      • Global Studies,
      • Social Studies,
      • U.S. History & Government,
      • World History
    • IB Curriculum

      • IB HL and SL English,
      • IB HL and SL math
    • SAT Subject Tests

      • U.S. History & Government,
      • World History,
      • Math Level 1,
      • Math Level 2,
      • Physics
    • Science

      • Physics,
      • Physics B

    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

    Amanda is pursuing her degree in Civil Engineering and Architecture at Columbia University, making Dean’s List with a 3.9 GPA. She is currently on a gap year and will return to school next fall as a Junior. In 2018, she graduated summa cum laude from Horace Greeley High School. Amanda grew up in Chappaqua, NY, where she tutored elementary, middle and high school students in mathematics. She has also tutored physics students at Columbia. She was honored as a recipient…

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    Amanda loves the outdoors, and has hiked the second tallest mountain in New York, Algonquin Peak!

    Subjects

    • Math

      • Algebra,
      • Algebra II,
      • Elementary Math,
      • Geometry,
      • Pre Calculus,
      • Trigonometry,
      • Common Core math,
      • Honors Algebra 2
    • AP Exams

      • Physics,
      • AP Physics B,
      • AP Physics AB,
      • Photoshop
    • Science

      • Chemistry,
      • Physics,
      • Physics B,
      • Physics C,
      • Physics with Calculus,
      • Honors Chemistry,
      • Intensive Chemistry
    • College Prep

      • College Essay,
      • SAT Math,
      • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
      • SAT Writing,
      • College Admissions Coaching
    • English

      • Common Core English
    • SAT Subject Tests

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

      • Photoshop
    • Entrance Exams

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

    Born in Paris, Félix moved to the US on a Fulbright scholarship to complete his Masters in Jazz Guitar at the world-renowned jazz program at Queens College, and is currently enrolled in the highly selective Artist Diploma program at Juilliard. His also earned a Bachelor in Computer Science from the Pierre and Marie Curie University in Paris, and studied classical piano for a decade. An award-winning performing and recording artist on the New York jazz scene, Félix also keeps a…

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    A cat lover and parent, Félix has fostered dozens of cats and helped to find them good homes!

    Subjects

    • Learning Differences

      • ADD/ADHD
    • Math

      • Algebra,
      • Algebra II,
      • Calculus AB,
      • Calculus BC,
      • Elementary Math,
      • Geometry,
      • Logic,
      • Trigonometry,
      • Common Core math
    • AP Exams

      • Computer Science,
      • French,
      • Music Theory,
      • Python
    • Language

      • French
    • SAT Subject Tests

      • French
    • Computer Science

      • Java,
      • Python
    • Music

      • Music Theory
    • Computer Science

      • Python

    Raphael is a filmmaker, writer and animator, starting an MFA program in Creative Writing at NYU in the Fall of 2020. Born in California, he grew up in Costa Rica and attended a French lycée, so is fully fluent in Spanish, French and English. He graduated with Honors from Wesleyan University in 2015, where he tutored his peers in language learning, essay writing, and instructed inmates through the Wesleyan Center for Prison Education. After graduation, he taught Spanish in New…

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    Raphael was named after the 16th century Renaissance painter or the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, depending on who is asking.

    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,
      • HSPT,
      • Hunter College HS admissions
    • Math

      • Algebra,
      • Algebra II,
      • Elementary Math,
      • Geometry,
      • Math Level 1,
      • Math Level 2,
      • Trigonometry
    • Science

      • Biology,
      • Chemistry
    • AP Exams

      • World History,
      • French,
      • Spanish,
      • Biology,
      • Chemistry,
      • Physics
    • SAT Subject Tests

      • Literature,
      • French,
      • Spanish,
      • Math Level 1,
      • Math Level 2,
      • Biology,
      • Chemistry,
      • Physics
    • English

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

      • European History,
      • Social Studies,
      • World History
    • Language

      • French,
      • Spanish
    • Graduate Exams

      • GRE Prep,
      • HSPT

    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

      • College Prep

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

      Grant’s success in AP courses and standardized test scores, including a perfect 36 on the ACT and 2300 on the SAT, earned him honors at the White House in 2016 as one of 161 U.S. Presidential Scholars by the Department of Education, and led him to be sought out as a tutor while still in high school. Graduating Columbia University, he has been accepted at Harvard Law School, starting in 2 years. He plans to focus on Environmental Law, a…

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      An avid Lorde fan, Grant gave the songstress a portrait he made of her and a KC “Royals” cake (which she then posted on Instagram) when he met her in Kansas City in 2014.

      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,
        • Elementary Math,
        • Geometry,
        • Linear Algebra,
        • Logic,
        • Pre Calculus,
        • Probability Theory,
        • Trigonometry
      • Science

        • Biology,
        • Earth Science,
        • Environmental Science,
        • Physical Science (Elementary),
        • Psychology
      • English

        • English Language,
        • Literature,
        • Reading,
        • Writing
      • AP Exams

        • English Language,
        • English Literature,
        • U.S. History & Government,
        • Environmental Science,
        • Psychology,
        • Studio Art
      • Graduate Exams

        • GRE Prep
      • SAT Subject Tests

        • Math Level 1
      • Gender Studies

        • Queer Studies
      • History

        • Social Studies,
        • U.S. History & Government
      • Language

        • Spanish

      A cum laude graduate of Yale University, Alex is a professional composer and music director in the NY theatre scene. At Yale, he wrote three musicals and toured the world with the Whiffenpoofs, Yale's all-senior a cappella group (and the oldest a cappella group in the country), for which he managed trips to Israel, Kenya, Zanzibar and Cape Town. Alex works as a teaching artist for Disney Musicals in Schools, an arts education initiative sponsored by Disney Theatrical Group, which…

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      In fifth grade, Alex won the Boys 50 yard breaststroke event at the New Jersey Swimming 10 & Under State Championships, becoming (for a time) the fastest ten-year-old breaststroke swimmer in NJ.

      Subjects

      • College Prep

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

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

        • Algebra,
        • Algebra II,
        • Elementary Math,
        • Trigonometry
      • Science

        • Biology
      • AP Exams

        • English Language,
        • European History,
        • U.S. History & Government,
        • Music Theory,
        • Biology
      • English

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

        • European History,
        • Social Studies,
        • U.S. History & Government

      Eri (nickname for Erica), a very friendly certified special educator, is experienced as both a lead classroom teacher and as a one-on-one tutor for over 5 years. Before earning her B.A. in Psychology from Brown where she worked as a teaching assistant, then her M.A. in Special Education from Teachers College at Columbia University, Eri attended high school at Friends Seminary in Manhattan. Always a bit of a geek, she scored 800 on both the SAT Math section and the…

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      Eri is fluent in reading and writing backwards, which might come in handy someday.

      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,
        • Elementary Math,
        • Geometry,
        • Math Level 1,
        • Math Level 2,
        • Pre Calculus,
        • Statistics,
        • Trigonometry
      • Graduate Exams

        • GRE Prep
      • Entrance Exams

        • ISEE,
        • SSAT,
        • SAT Math
      • AP Exams

        • Statistics,
        • Psychology
      • College Prep

        • SAT Math

      A New York native, Nicole attended Stuyvesant High School. After graduating from Binghamton University with a BS in Integrative Neuroscience and a minor in Comparative Literature, she scored in the 98th percentile on her MCAT. She attributes this success to a combination of invaluable help and hard work. Nicole is about to start her first year at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where she currently works as a Research Technician, studying various behavioral processes. She also volunteers as a Crisis…

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      Asking Nicole if you can see some photos of her dog will make her feel like she just won the lottery!

      Subjects

      • Math

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

        • Biology,
        • Chemistry,
        • Physics,
        • Physics B,
        • Psychology
      • AP Exams

        • English Language,
        • English Literature,
        • Biology,
        • Chemistry,
        • Physics,
        • Psychology
      • SAT Subject Tests

        • Literature,
        • Math Level 1,
        • Biology,
        • Chemistry,
        • Physics,
        • Psychology
      • Entrance Exams

        • City & State Exams,
        • SHSAT
      • College Prep

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

        • English Language,
        • English Literature,
        • Literature,
        • Reading,
        • Regents English,
        • Writing
      • Graduate Exams

        • MCAT
      • Language

        • Russian

      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 second year 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…

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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,
          • Calculus AB,
          • Elementary Math,
          • Geometry,
          • Macroeconomics,
          • Microeconomics,
          • Pre Calculus,
          • Statistics,
          • Trigonometry
        • Science

          • Biology,
          • Chemistry,
          • Physics,
          • Psychology
        • AP Exams

          • Calculus AB,
          • Macroeconomics,
          • Microeconomics,
          • Statistics,
          • Biology,
          • Chemistry,
          • Physics,
          • Psychology
        • SAT Subject Tests

          • Biology,
          • Chemistry,
          • Psychology
        • College Prep

          • SAT Math
        • 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

        Melissa just completed Columbia Law School. Prior, she graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor's degree in History and a certificate in Values and Public Life, a program that combined politics and philosophy courses. She earned the rank of Salutatorian in her high school class in Long Island, and was named an Intel Talent Search Semifinalist for her scientific research on the diets of lemon sharks in the Bahamas. She enjoys going to comedy shows and Yankees games.

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        Melissa can ride a unicycle.

        Subjects

        • Math

          • Algebra,
          • Algebra II,
          • Elementary Math,
          • Geometry,
          • Linear Algebra,
          • Logic,
          • Trigonometry
        • Science

          • Biology,
          • Chemistry,
          • Earth Science,
          • Physical Science (Elementary),
          • Physics
        • History

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

          • LSAT
        • SAT Subject Tests

          • U.S. History & Government,
          • World History,
          • Math Level 1,
          • Math Level 2
        • Philosophy

          • Philosophy
        • College Prep

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

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

          • U.S. History & Government,
          • World History
        • English

          • 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

        Cecilia has worked full-time and part-time for various tutoring agencies and learning centers, both one-on-one and in a classroom setting, for the past five years. She specializes in test prep, languages, and writing. Born and raised in Washington D.C., with a mother from Argentina, she grew up fluent in Spanish. In fact, she is trilingual in English, Spanish, and French, having taken French classes for twelve years. She graduated from Wesleyan University where she double majored in Theater and Psychology.…

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        I grew up with a pet rabbit that I walked on a leash around D.C.

        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
        • Math

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

          • English Language,
          • English Literature,
          • Literature,
          • Reading,
          • Regents English,
          • Writing
        • AP Exams

          • English Language,
          • English Literature,
          • French,
          • Spanish
        • Language

          • French,
          • Spanish
        • SAT Subject Tests

          • French,
          • Spanish,
          • Math Level 1,
          • Math Level 2
        • Science

          • Psychology

        Katie graduated (virtually this spring) with high distinction from University of Michigan, with a major in Math Education and a minor in Psychology Education. During college, she tutored and taught for multiple schools and academic programs, including the Academic Center for Student Athletes at University of Michigan and Breakthrough Collaborative in Brooklyn. A significant factor in her formula for students’ success has been instilling systematic time management and other organization skills. Katie has specialized in teaching math, from middle school…

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        Katie has a huge family, with 3 siblings and over 25 cousins!

        Subjects

        • Math

          • Algebra,
          • Algebra II,
          • Calculus,
          • Calculus AB,
          • Calculus BC,
          • Elementary Math,
          • Geometry,
          • Pre Calculus,
          • Trigonometry,
          • Common Core math
        • AP Exams

          • Calculus AB,
          • Calculus BC
        • SAT Subject Tests

          • Math Level 1,
          • Math Level 2
        • College Prep

          • SAT Math

        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.S. Virgin Islands to work in education for the next 14 years. Teresa just earned her Masters in Developmental Psychology at Teachers College Columbia, where she focused on the social and neurocognitive processes of learning. She has helped countless students find success in everything from learning how to read, passing…

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        Teresa is a proud left-hander who once had the pleasure of teaching an entire class of left-handers (there were only three students)!

        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,
          • Elementary Math,
          • Geometry,
          • Math Level 1,
          • Math Level 2,
          • Pre Calculus,
          • Statistics,
          • Trigonometry
        • Science

          • Biology,
          • Chemistry,
          • Physical Science (Elementary),
          • Physics,
          • Psychology
        • AP Exams

          • English Language,
          • English Literature,
          • U.S. History & Government,
          • World History,
          • Biology,
          • Chemistry,
          • Physics
        • SAT Subject Tests

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

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

            • Geography
          • History

            • Global Studies,
            • Holocaust Studies,
            • Social Studies,
            • U.S. History & Government,
            • World History

          Dan is enjoying his 5th year tutoring algebra full-time in a NYC public high school -- making a total of eight years of happily tutoring middle- and high-school Math. Including 5 years of enlightening clients with Ivy Tutors. He is the go-to guru in Algebra Regents for ou school clients as well. With a college degree in Mechanical Engineering, he understands how all the Math ideas fit together, and how to demystify them, even for the math phobic. When he…

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          Space travel: You throw a ball up in the air; I'll hit it with my ball in mid-air. That's how spaceships manage to hook up, thanks to the power of MATH!

          Subjects

          • Math

            • Algebra,
            • Algebra II,
            • Geometry,
            • Trigonometry
          • Entrance Exams

            • City & State Exams
          • Science

            • Physics
          • AP Exams

            • Physics
          • SAT Subject Tests

            • Physics

          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 graduate of Horace Mann, currently at Stanford University studying math and political science, Alex is passionate about sharing knowledge and experience with younger students.Throughout high school and college, in New York City and Palo Alto, he has tutored a wide range of subjects and test prep to various ages and types of learners. He strives to understand individual’s needs and learning styles to customize his tutoring method and approach. In subjects related to reading and writing, he focuses on…

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          He can whistle like a bird and is happy to demonstrate.

          Subjects

          • College Prep

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

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

            • Algebra,
            • Algebra II,
            • Calculus,
            • Calculus AB,
            • Calculus BC,
            • Elementary Math,
            • Geometry,
            • Pre Calculus,
            • Trigonometry,
            • Common Core math
          • AP Exams

            • English Language,
            • European History,
            • U.S. History & Government,
            • World History,
            • Calculus AB,
            • Calculus BC,
            • Physics
          • English

            • English Language,
            • English Literature,
            • Literature,
            • Reading,
            • Regents English,
            • Common Core English
          • History

            • European History,
            • Global Studies,
            • Social Studies,
            • U.S. History & Government,
            • World History
          • IB Curriculum

            • IB HL and SL English,
            • IB HL and SL math
          • SAT Subject Tests

            • U.S. History & Government,
            • World History,
            • Math Level 1,
            • Math Level 2,
            • Physics
          • Science

            • Physics,
            • Physics B

          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

          Amanda is pursuing her degree in Civil Engineering and Architecture at Columbia University, making Dean’s List with a 3.9 GPA. She is currently on a gap year and will return to school next fall as a Junior. In 2018, she graduated summa cum laude from Horace Greeley High School. Amanda grew up in Chappaqua, NY, where she tutored elementary, middle and high school students in mathematics. She has also tutored physics students at Columbia. She was honored as a recipient…

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          Amanda loves the outdoors, and has hiked the second tallest mountain in New York, Algonquin Peak!

          Subjects

          • Math

            • Algebra,
            • Algebra II,
            • Elementary Math,
            • Geometry,
            • Pre Calculus,
            • Trigonometry,
            • Common Core math,
            • Honors Algebra 2
          • AP Exams

            • Physics,
            • AP Physics B,
            • AP Physics AB,
            • Photoshop
          • Science

            • Chemistry,
            • Physics,
            • Physics B,
            • Physics C,
            • Physics with Calculus,
            • Honors Chemistry,
            • Intensive Chemistry
          • College Prep

            • College Essay,
            • SAT Math,
            • SAT Verbal Reasoning,
            • SAT Writing,
            • College Admissions Coaching
          • English

            • Common Core English
          • SAT Subject Tests

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

            • Photoshop
          • Entrance Exams

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

          Born in Paris, Félix moved to the US on a Fulbright scholarship to complete his Masters in Jazz Guitar at the world-renowned jazz program at Queens College, and is currently enrolled in the highly selective Artist Diploma program at Juilliard. His also earned a Bachelor in Computer Science from the Pierre and Marie Curie University in Paris, and studied classical piano for a decade. An award-winning performing and recording artist on the New York jazz scene, Félix also keeps a…

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          A cat lover and parent, Félix has fostered dozens of cats and helped to find them good homes!

          Subjects

          • Learning Differences

            • ADD/ADHD
          • Math

            • Algebra,
            • Algebra II,
            • Calculus AB,
            • Calculus BC,
            • Elementary Math,
            • Geometry,
            • Logic,
            • Trigonometry,
            • Common Core math
          • AP Exams

            • Computer Science,
            • French,
            • Music Theory,
            • Python
          • Language

            • French
          • SAT Subject Tests

            • French
          • Computer Science

            • Java,
            • Python
          • Music

            • Music Theory
          • Computer Science

            • Python

          Raphael is a filmmaker, writer and animator, starting an MFA program in Creative Writing at NYU in the Fall of 2020. Born in California, he grew up in Costa Rica and attended a French lycée, so is fully fluent in Spanish, French and English. He graduated with Honors from Wesleyan University in 2015, where he tutored his peers in language learning, essay writing, and instructed inmates through the Wesleyan Center for Prison Education. After graduation, he taught Spanish in New…

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          Raphael was named after the 16th century Renaissance painter or the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, depending on who is asking.

          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,
            • HSPT,
            • Hunter College HS admissions
          • Math

            • Algebra,
            • Algebra II,
            • Elementary Math,
            • Geometry,
            • Math Level 1,
            • Math Level 2,
            • Trigonometry
          • Science

            • Biology,
            • Chemistry
          • AP Exams

            • World History,
            • French,
            • Spanish,
            • Biology,
            • Chemistry,
            • Physics
          • SAT Subject Tests

            • Literature,
            • French,
            • Spanish,
            • Math Level 1,
            • Math Level 2,
            • Biology,
            • Chemistry,
            • Physics
          • English

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

            • European History,
            • Social Studies,
            • World History
          • Language

            • French,
            • Spanish
          • Graduate Exams

            • GRE Prep,
            • HSPT

          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

            • College Prep

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

            Grant’s success in AP courses and standardized test scores, including a perfect 36 on the ACT and 2300 on the SAT, earned him honors at the White House in 2016 as one of 161 U.S. Presidential Scholars by the Department of Education, and led him to be sought out as a tutor while still in high school. Graduating Columbia University, he has been accepted at Harvard Law School, starting in 2 years. He plans to focus on Environmental Law, a…

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            An avid Lorde fan, Grant gave the songstress a portrait he made of her and a KC “Royals” cake (which she then posted on Instagram) when he met her in Kansas City in 2014.

            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,
              • Elementary Math,
              • Geometry,
              • Linear Algebra,
              • Logic,
              • Pre Calculus,
              • Probability Theory,
              • Trigonometry
            • Science

              • Biology,
              • Earth Science,
              • Environmental Science,
              • Physical Science (Elementary),
              • Psychology
            • English

              • English Language,
              • Literature,
              • Reading,
              • Writing
            • AP Exams

              • English Language,
              • English Literature,
              • U.S. History & Government,
              • Environmental Science,
              • Psychology,
              • Studio Art
            • Graduate Exams

              • GRE Prep
            • SAT Subject Tests

              • Math Level 1
            • Gender Studies

              • Queer Studies
            • History

              • Social Studies,
              • U.S. History & Government
            • Language

              • Spanish

            A cum laude graduate of Yale University, Alex is a professional composer and music director in the NY theatre scene. At Yale, he wrote three musicals and toured the world with the Whiffenpoofs, Yale's all-senior a cappella group (and the oldest a cappella group in the country), for which he managed trips to Israel, Kenya, Zanzibar and Cape Town. Alex works as a teaching artist for Disney Musicals in Schools, an arts education initiative sponsored by Disney Theatrical Group, which…

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            In fifth grade, Alex won the Boys 50 yard breaststroke event at the New Jersey Swimming 10 & Under State Championships, becoming (for a time) the fastest ten-year-old breaststroke swimmer in NJ.

            Subjects

            • College Prep

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

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

              • Algebra,
              • Algebra II,
              • Elementary Math,
              • Trigonometry
            • Science

              • Biology
            • AP Exams

              • English Language,
              • European History,
              • U.S. History & Government,
              • Music Theory,
              • Biology
            • English

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

              • European History,
              • Social Studies,
              • U.S. History & Government

            Eri (nickname for Erica), a very friendly certified special educator, is experienced as both a lead classroom teacher and as a one-on-one tutor for over 5 years. Before earning her B.A. in Psychology from Brown where she worked as a teaching assistant, then her M.A. in Special Education from Teachers College at Columbia University, Eri attended high school at Friends Seminary in Manhattan. Always a bit of a geek, she scored 800 on both the SAT Math section and the…

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            Eri is fluent in reading and writing backwards, which might come in handy someday.

            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,
              • Elementary Math,
              • Geometry,
              • Math Level 1,
              • Math Level 2,
              • Pre Calculus,
              • Statistics,
              • Trigonometry
            • Graduate Exams

              • GRE Prep
            • Entrance Exams

              • ISEE,
              • SSAT,
              • SAT Math
            • AP Exams

              • Statistics,
              • Psychology
            • College Prep

              • SAT Math

            A New York native, Nicole attended Stuyvesant High School. After graduating from Binghamton University with a BS in Integrative Neuroscience and a minor in Comparative Literature, she scored in the 98th percentile on her MCAT. She attributes this success to a combination of invaluable help and hard work. Nicole is about to start her first year at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where she currently works as a Research Technician, studying various behavioral processes. She also volunteers as a Crisis…

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            Asking Nicole if you can see some photos of her dog will make her feel like she just won the lottery!

            Subjects

            • Math

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

              • Biology,
              • Chemistry,
              • Physics,
              • Physics B,
              • Psychology
            • AP Exams

              • English Language,
              • English Literature,
              • Biology,
              • Chemistry,
              • Physics,
              • Psychology
            • SAT Subject Tests

              • Literature,
              • Math Level 1,
              • Biology,
              • Chemistry,
              • Physics,
              • Psychology
            • Entrance Exams

              • City & State Exams,
              • SHSAT
            • College Prep

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

              • English Language,
              • English Literature,
              • Literature,
              • Reading,
              • Regents English,
              • Writing
            • Graduate Exams

              • MCAT
            • Language

              • Russian

            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 second year 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…

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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,
                • Calculus AB,
                • Elementary Math,
                • Geometry,
                • Macroeconomics,
                • Microeconomics,
                • Pre Calculus,
                • Statistics,
                • Trigonometry
              • Science

                • Biology,
                • Chemistry,
                • Physics,
                • Psychology
              • AP Exams

                • Calculus AB,
                • Macroeconomics,
                • Microeconomics,
                • Statistics,
                • Biology,
                • Chemistry,
                • Physics,
                • Psychology
              • SAT Subject Tests

                • Biology,
                • Chemistry,
                • Psychology
              • College Prep

                • SAT Math
              • 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