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Matt G.

41 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Mandarin, Thai
  • Teaching since 2007
  • B.A. in Economics with a minor in Business Management from Auburn University
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Matt G.

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I have been teaching the ACT subjects for a long time now and when you take classes with me we will start with a practice test to get an idea of where your needs are. From there we will begin working on the highest subject area needs and work from there to get everything ready for the exam.

About Matt

I went to Pensacola Catholic High and graduated in 2003. I then attended and Auburn University, where I became a Christian, and graduated in 2007. Once I finished, I went overseas to teach English and do missions. I taught in Thailand from 2003-2007 and then in China from 2012-2016. I have been tea

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My experience learning with Matt was memorable. He's genuine and cares about your progress. When something seems to not work, he will try a different approach to the learning target.
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Farobag C.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Music, Gujarati, French
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 2 to 92
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Farobag C.

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Specializing in Reading and Math sectors

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as

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Anginetta
Very good instructor
Ellen
Learned a lot, very pleased with my first session.
Dot K.
Truly loves to teach. Kind , patient. Loves children and it shows. Remarkable how Mr. Cooper can bring out the best in his students.
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Joshua A.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Speaks English, German, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joshua A.

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I will tailor a curriculum based on your needs and availability. We will work on specific strategies for each section of the test, all of which will help improve your score and leave you feeling more confident going in to take the test.

About Joshua

ACADEMIC TUTORING I have years of experience teaching and tutoring students in a wide variety of subjects. I graduated cum laude from Columbia University in 2013 with a B.A. in Sustainable Development. Sustainable Development is a field combining elements of environmental science, policy, and ec

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Darius H.
Joshua makes every lesson exciting and educational. He's very encouraging and creates a productive yet safe space, which allowed me to feel comfortable in my not so excellent singing moments. I am absolutely amazed by the grow he's helped me achieve in such a short amount of time.
Leslie Antoine-Frank
My 12 year old daughter looks forward to every lesson, because each lesson is unique and inspiring. He is patient and knowledgeable. He brings out the best in my child.
Evie M.
Evie loved her lesson and can't wait for the next one!

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Bill L.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2012
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Bill L.

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I stress understanding (geometrically/analytically) rather than memorizing formulas. This ensures my students can derive formulas/solutions even without memorization.

I know firsthand how difficult it is to learn test taking skills whether you are a total newbie, or a budding intermediate, but I have overcame these challenges myself and will guide you to overcome them too. I also have close to 8 years of tutoring experience, which will surely come in handy!

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. This is where a tutor would come in handy.

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Jayden
Bill was great as support in completing a school project regarding app inventing.
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Erin W.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Latin - Classical Latin, Russian, Spanish
  • B.S. Physical Sciences from University of Southern California
  • Teaching since 2004
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Erin W.

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As a student preparing for college, I scored in the 99th percentile on the ACT.

I have over 5 years tutoring for ACT preparation. I have a vast amount of materials that aid in lessons and regularly review the exam, in order to stay current with any changes in the test format.

I will help your son or daughter achieve their score through a variety of techniques, tailored to their needs, that I have fine-tuned during my years of experience with this exam.

About Erin

I carry an enthusiasm for knowledge and "nerdy" subjects like mathematics and science! I believe in the power of positive reinforcement and aim to foster not only knowledge, but also confidence. Lessons are individualized for the student and their goal grade/test score. I am passionate about educat

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Manmeet Fox
Erin's been a great tutor for my daughter. Her approach really helped strengthen my daughter's understanding, comfort and proficiency in pre-calculus.
Isabella
Erin is wonderful teacher. She is very professional and takes her time.
Katie
Great tutor!
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John H.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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John H.

20 Reviews
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I have worked as a tutor for both the SAT & ACT Exams for the past 7 years. I am comfortable with all topics and materials covered on both exams, and I have a proven track record of results.

Students can expect help understanding concepts, locating their particular weaknesses, and creating a study plan to reach their goals. All ability levels are welcome. Have a more specific question? Send me a message!

About John

Here goes... I am a chess teacher, tutor, singer, and Shakespearean actor in NYC! I guess you could say I wear a lot of hats. I graduated with honors in 2009 from New York University with a BFA in Drama. I've been professionally teaching since 2012, but I have always loved sharing the game of ches

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Bert
Welcoming and patient. Socratic teaching method. Intellectually challenging yet kind and supportive.
Emanuel
John is an excellent instructor. A complete beginner, after working with him I’ve turned a casual curiosity into a real hobby. I leave each session excited having learned something valuable and difficult to obtain otherwise (from books or online videos.) I highly recommend John.
Jon
John is energetic and knowledgeable!

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Average Cost of ACT Lessons in Portland, OR

The average cost of 60-minute ACT lessons in Portland is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $240 per hour.
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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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"Erin is an excellent tutor."
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Took ACT lessons from Erin W.
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"I learned so much from the way that Katy showed me how do prep the right way for the ACT. The little tips stuck in my head and I increased my ACT score by 5 points!!"
Kim
Took ACT lessons from Katy M.
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"Terrific and patient. My daughter is actually enjoying her tutoring!"
Paige
Took ACT lessons from Erin W.
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"His lessons were very helpful."
Sagufta
Took ACT lessons from Akib A.
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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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"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."
Sheryl
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."
Amy
Took ACT lessons from Matthew H.
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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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