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Jennifer W.

7 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • BA, chemistry major, French minor from Drew University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jennifer W.

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I have taught more than 8,000 science, math, and foreign language lessons and enjoy spreading my enthusiasm for physics, chemistry, geometry, algebra, pre-calculus, French, and other subjects. I am patient, understanding, and knowledgeable and willing to repeat explanations as often as necessary or modify my approach to aid in comprehension.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US

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Alfonso W.
Excellent instructor...Jennifer.
Haliah E.
My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.
Ashley
First lesson was yesterday and my daughter was very impressed.

Emily C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Emily C.

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Experienced teacher of 4 years, specializing in ACT! Additionally, I have a lot of teaching experiences for all standardized testing, including SAT and AP tests. I graduated from UC Berkeley with a perfect ACT score and receive 5's on 12 AP tests. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will I help you improve your scores, but you will learn valuable reasoning and reading skills that will help you succeed in the future! Let's get started!

About Emily

I graduated from UC Berkeley with a major in Economics and Statistics. I know how difficult high school is, and I want to alleviate the extra burdens that standardized tests place on students. Every student is different in how they learn, think, and engage, so I develop unique study strategies cate

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Jacqueline
I improved my score from a 24 to a 32 in three months! Yes, I know that sounds like a lot of time, but I have dyslexia so it took me a while to improve. I have many textbooks, but it was difficult to keep motivated and learn through reading. Emily made my lessons easier by setting concrete goals every week, giving me homework, and taking practice tests every other week to see how I am improving. She was also so funny and kind. Best instructor I've ever had, and I highly recommend her!
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Simeon S.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Awarded Top 50 Tutors, USA from WyzAnt
  • Teaching since 2010
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Simeon S.

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Studying is serious business. We will write essays. We will analyze passages. We will laugh in the face of all that is boring about standardized tests.

Ultimately, my paradigm as a teacher will be to make myself progressively unnecessary.

About Simeon

The most important attributes of any teacher are empathy and patience. I currently attend Harvard University and work as a professional writer and tutor. I've lived all over the United States, although I grew up in Scotland of all places. My scores on the SAT and ACT were perfect (1600 and 36 re

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Lucas
Words cannot express how awesome Simeon is....but here is an attempt. As parents, my wife and I cannot say enough great things about Simeon. Our child was preparing for his second attempt at the SAT's. Our child has a 4.0 GPA but did not do as well as he would have liked on the SAT's his first time. Our son was hesitant at first to work with a tutor since he thought he could prepare on his own and improve his score but as parents, we decided he needed outside help. That's when we found Simeon. Our son not only increased his SAT scores by almost 100 points in a very short window, but he extremely enjoyed his time with Simeon. Now that he and Simeon no longer meet on a weekly basis our son misses his time with Simeon. Simeon is extremely intelligent and has a way of explaining the concepts in a manner that anyone can understand. Simeon truly cares about the students he works with. We have another child entering high school next year and you better believe if he needs any tutoring Simeon will be getting a call.
Thelma A.
Very intellectual and patient ... Cares and wanted to help .
Sadie
Simeon has been an absolutely invaluable resource for my SAT prep. His encouragement is appropriately supplemented by challenging material and (appropriately) challenging expectations. He manages to make studying for the SAT fun rather than a laborious task and I could not recommend him more.

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Julia C.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches High School
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Julia C.

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I am a certified High School Math teacher, tutoring for ACT for more than 15 years.

About Julia

I taught Algebra I and Geometry at Clemente High School in Chicago and AP Statistics, Geometry and Trigonometry at Libertyville High School Summer Program. I am currently teaching 7th and 8th grade Math at a private school in Buffalo Grove, IL. I love tutoring students of any age, from elementary t

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Mahi
She is nice and understands when you make a mistake
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Dalton G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded 1st Place Overall Environmental Science from South West Louisiana Literary Rally
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Dalton G.

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Hey! I scored a 29 composite with a 36 in Reading and 33 in Science. I would love to help you improve your scores and get prepared for the test!

About Dalton

Hey! I am a Natural Resource Conservation and Management Major at McNeese State University. My major coursework includes Animal Science, Plant Science, Ecology, Zoology, and Biology, along with general education courses in English, Math, Music, and Geography. I will update this list as I take more

Jennifer W.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA, chemistry major, French minor from Drew University
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Jennifer W.

7 Reviews
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I have taught more than 8,000 science, math, and foreign language lessons and enjoy spreading my enthusiasm for physics, chemistry, geometry, algebra, pre-calculus, French, and other subjects. I am patient, understanding, and knowledgeable and willing to repeat explanations as often as necessary or modify my approach to aid in comprehension.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US

Recent Reviews
Alfonso W.
Excellent instructor...Jennifer.
Haliah E.
My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.
Ashley
First lesson was yesterday and my daughter was very impressed.

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Average Cost of ACT Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute ACT lessons in Washington is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $100 per hour.
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$42 average
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"Terrific and patient. My daughter is actually enjoying her tutoring!"
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Took ACT lessons from Erin W.
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"As you can see I’ve written a review for Matthew regarding my daughters success (her test was last year) so I’d like to write one for my son also. My son was not driving at the time and Matthew agreed to drive to our home and teach him for an additional nominal fee. My son also took multiple tutoring sessions with Matthew and learned something new every time. He felt confident going into the test, confident in his ability to complete the exam and do well on it. Matthew takes his time with each individual and works with their specific needs. My children needed help in different areas of the ACT and Matthew was more than capable of helping them in those areas. My sons ACT score also went up 4 points after working with Matthew! I can’t say enough how professional, kind and thorough he is."
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Took ACT lessons from Matthew H.
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"Matt is a patient, creative and effective tutor for all subjects and all cities. In addition to teaching for public schools, he currently teaches 20+ private sessions each week, K-12th grade, as well as college students and business professionals. Matt teaches in person in Ohio, as well as online in all US time zones and abroad. He is available weekdays or weekends, days or nights, throughout the entire year. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Case Western Reserve University where he earned a Provost Scholarship. His tutoring specialties include test prep for the ACT, SAT, GRE, GMAT, HSPT, ISEE and ASTB, as well as math and English. I highly recommend Matt if you need a private tutor."
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Took ACT lessons from Matthew H.
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"Not only did my daughter's scores improve to enough to get into the schools she wanted to, but she also received scholarships that we really needed! What a godsend!"
Debbie
Took ACT lessons from Bill E.
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"My son had to take the ACT for grad school and did not have enough time to prepare thoroughly. Bill was able to clarify all the majority of my son's questions and drilled on particular questions that gave him trouble. The preparation genuinely helped as my son received a 33 overall on the ACT."
Olivia
Took ACT lessons from Bill L.
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"We were given Matthews name from a friend that used him for her two sons ACT tests and were happy with the results. My daughter studied with him multiple times at a mutual site preparing for her ACT test. He would not only explain why she missed a problem on a practice test but then teach her so she understood the concept. He was very diligent, professional and thorough in his tutoring. My daughter went up 4 points on her ACT! Couldn’t be happier and HIGHLY recommend Matthew."
Sheryl
Took ACT lessons from Matthew H.
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"Erin is an excellent tutor."
Alexandra
Took ACT lessons from Erin W.
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"My son's score went up OVER 30%! We cannot praise Bill enough. Not only did he push my son, but he made the material (which is normally quite dull) fun and interesting!"
Colleen
Took ACT lessons from Bill E.
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"She is nice and understands when you make a mistake"
Mahi
Took ACT lessons from Julia C.
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