Riva Academic Tutoring Lessons for Adults

In person or online. We've got everything you need to get started and stay motivated!

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Popular Academic Tutoring Teachers in Riva, MD

Tyree P.

Laurel, MD
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Tyree P.

Book Now

I remember having trouble myself with some prealgebra and algebra concepts in the 8th grade. With a little after school help from my teacher, I was back on track and did well. In high school, most of my classmates had to start with high school level algebra as freshmen. I tested out and was able to go straight to geometry.

Later in life, I was teaching these same skills to young and older adults who were studying to earn their GED. The math section of the GED is where most do poorly and I'm proud to say that over 50 of my GED prep students received their Maryland State High School Diplomas!

About Tyree

Thank you for viewing my profile and considering me as a tutor. I look forward to the opportunity to share some of my knowledge with you or your child(ren). A big believer in helping others, I believe in using my talents to help others achieve their goals. As a former athlete, my first teaching e

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Jennifer W.

8 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2011
  • BA, chemistry major, French minor from Drew University
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Jennifer W.

8 Reviews
Book Now

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
Kathleen E.
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.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Vandi E.

77 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German, Italian
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Cosmetology & Cosmetology Instructor from Gadsden State Community College
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Vandi E.

77 Reviews
Book Now

As a performer and teacher with extensive experience with public speaking, stage performance, teaching in group settings, working with film, and training in diction, vocal pedagogy, and voice for the actor, I will work with you to develop the lesson plan and individual exercises that will help you achieve your desired goals.

About Vandi

Vandi has extensive performance experience in multiple genres: professionally with opera, orchestra, chamber music, musical theater, straight theater, film, sacred works, church music, jazz, and contemporary music. Credentials: Russian Opera Workshop-Philadelphia 2020 Opera Programs Berlin-202

Recent Reviews
Shigen
She understands what I want to know and helps a lot. She is a good English teacher.
Erika
Thomas G.
Very nice and animated!! Really felt comfortable with her! Can't wait for more!!

Meet Online Academic Tutoring Teachers Serving Riva, MD

Jessica C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile

Jessica C.

Book Now

I have been teaching for over 7 years, here in the US and in Europe (I also speak fluent French but I’m American). I concentrate on accent reduction and pronunciation along with general conversation.
I make every class specific to each student. Every curriculum is created for that particular student to match with their interests.
I also like for students to have fun and enjoy my classes so we will laugh a lot!
Whether you want to learn English for fun, school, or work or to pass a test or simply because you’ve just moved here - I will work with you to give you exactly what you want!
Contact me and tell me what you’re looking for, I’m looking forward to meeting you!

About Jessica

I specialize in accent reduction for adults. Would you like to speak English more smoothly? Let me help you be more clearly understood! I'm an experienced and patient tutor in English as a Second Language. I have been working with students for over 15 years, both here in the US and in Europe (I

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

James B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Associates Degree in General Curriculum from Merritt College
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

James B.

5 Reviews
Book Now

Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Geometry, Pre Algebra

About James

I have 20 years of experience as a tutor. I have had my own private tutoring business. My area of expertise is math (basic arithmetic to“ pre-calculus); however, I have tutored in English (grammar and writing), Computer science (Word, Works, Windows OS, and other general computer problems), as we

Recent Reviews
Lulu S.
James is very patient and encouraging. He definitely put me at ease for our first lesson. I can't wait for the second lesson.
Pia
James and I worked together for 4 months at an elementary school tutoring 3-5 graders in math and english. James is professional, intelligent, and creative. It was a pleasure working with him. He cares very much for the youth in our community.
We've stayed in touch via email and are developing a friendship I hope lasts a life time. He is good people.
gregory N.
james is a good voice instructor with many years of experience to share with you to get you to be the best singer you can be.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Mir A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Honored Instructor Award from University of Wisconsin-Madison
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Mir A.

Book Now

I can help with topics ranging from descriptive statistics to inferential statistics and everything in between. My teaching is focused on understanding data and applying statistical techniques to solve practical problems.

About Mir

I have more than 10 years of experience in teaching Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Chemistry, and Programming at the high school and college levels. I was a teaching assistant for four years during graduate school and I was the 'Honored Instructor Award' recipient for my teaching performance.

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing academic tutoring teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream academic tutoring teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_114857_pi_Profile%20Photo
"Daniel tutored my teenage son in Algebra and Geometry for over one year. During that time, my son's grades increased and he became more confident with Math, in general. His time with Daniel set him up for success in Algebra 2 this year (11th grade). Daniel was always on time, very polite and courteous with my son! Highly recommend his tutoring service."
Angela
Took Math lessons from Daniel F.
Profile_132665_pi_headshot%20edited
"My daughter described her lesson as excellent, thorough and fun. She is looking forward to future lessons. I could not be more pleased."
Bronwyn
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
Profile_31852_pi_Cox-27
"As a mentor and a friend, Steven has been invaluable to the growth and development of my skill-set and business acumen over the past 4+ years.

His experience as the leader of TakeLessons speaks for itself and I highly recommend Steven if you're looking to invest in yourself for advice in any area of business, startups and entrepreneurship.

Don't wait. Book some time with him now... you will not be disappointed."
Jon
Took Business lessons from Steven C.
Profile_132665_pi_headshot%20edited
"Colin has such a strong passion for science and it's easily seen in his teaching style. He takes time to make sure that I understand the material before moving into the next section. He is very flexible and works around my schedule, especially if I have a final coming up! He has helped me get all A's in my general chemistry courses and I recommend him to anyone who needs some extra help to get higher grades!"
Lili
Took Chemistry lessons from Colin S.
Profile_250061_pi_9e3ea01756088053ae8d552d5951bd7ae4b823fa
"My child started working with Lisa a few years ago. We felt at that time his school was not able to provide sufficient curriculum and support both for reading and writing. Lisa is very skilled in gaining trust with us and has been really flexible in tailoring the work based on the needs and providing excellent teaching and coaching for my child. He has thrived over the past couple of years in reading comprehension, and has made significant strides in becoming a more confident writer. With Lisa's help, my child was able to attain great results in standardized tests. Thank you, Lisa."
Fang
Took Writing lessons from Lisa F.
Profile_114857_pi_Profile%20Photo
"Daniel, you are great. thanks for helping my son. making it easier for him to understand."
Ron
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Daniel F.
Profile_132665_pi_headshot%20edited
"Colin is very knowledgeable and my son is learning with Colin. He is flexible and adjusted time due to a conflict with my son schedule."
Ritam R.
Took Chemistry lessons from Colin S.
Profile_119353_pi_IMG_4594%20%283%29
"I am extremely pleased with how hard he works to strengthen the areas that are lacking.
He puts a lot of CARE, time and energy behind the scenes to make the session more efficient and productive .He really listens to you and works with you to make the most of the time spent working together.That means the world to a struggling learner that wants to move past this obstacle and continue on the path ahead .
He is able to see the big picture and to correctly discern what you really need to achieve academic success .I am so glad I found him on TL and will definitely choose him again for other subjects that he teaches should the need arise
Book him now if you want tailored instruction from someone who really knows his stuff !!!🤗"
LEIGH
Took Essay Writing lessons from Nick P.
Profile_132665_pi_headshot%20edited
"Colin explains the theory behind Chemistry thoroughly and he ensure that the student gets the concept."
Ritam R.
Took Chemistry lessons from Colin S.
Profile_96719_pi_PicsArt_04-11-01.20.53
"Encourages you and helps make the writing subject the top of your list."
Sachin
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
View More
View Less

Popular Academic Tutoring Articles from our Blog

How to Write Your First Screenplay | Storytelling Tips

Ready to try your hand at writing a screenplay? Check out these helpful tips from New York, NY tutor Lauren P...   Whether you have too many ideas or you don’t know where to begin, these storytelling tips will help you outline the framework for an unforgettable screenplay. Don’t Remake the Wheel While all stories include some level of conflict, the arguably best stories all seem to include components of what Joseph Campbell calls the Hero’s Journey. If you are not familiar wit …

By Suzy S.

Tips for Writing a Book: How to Get Your Child's Work Published

Do you have a budding author in your home? Are you looking for tips for writing a book? Nothing is more rewarding for young writers than seeing their work in print. Your enthusiastic writer will be thrilled when all of the hard work pays off and their work is published. There are a variety of ways to get your child's work published: Create a single copy. Many parents looking for tips for writing a book with their child quickly discover that publishing a single copy is actually more affor …

By Suzy S.

What Types of Creative Writing Prompts Work Best for Kids?

Kids who love to write may be off and running once the pen hits their hand, but other children might not feel comfortable writing unless given a few creative writing prompts. Creative prompts encourage imagination and provide a jumping off point for journal entries and stories. Even children who love to write may find it easier to work from a prompt because it gives them an area of focus - and it's fun! As a parent, one of the best ways to encourage your child's love of the written word is to pr …

By Megan L.

Student Groups