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Colin S.

98 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Colin S.

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Finding a good physics teacher/tutor, for some odd reason, is perhaps more challenging than physics itself. Physics is actually quite fun when you have someone who can effectively communicate the more complex and counter-intuitive truths about the way our universe works.

As a physics tutor, my job is not to show off how much I know, but rather it's to help you find your understanding of the material and become great at it yourself. I do this by 1) not assuming you should "just know" how to properly set up a particular problem 2) not expecting you to "just get" why a particular phenomenon is the way it is 3) by asking you questions about what may be confusing or counter-intuitive, and using various approaches to explaining it until we find the one that works for your unique way of thinking about physical laws and properties.

About Colin

Hello there! My name is Colin, and I have seven years of experience tutoring math and science. I am a PhD student in the UC Berkeley-UC San Francisco joint bioengineering program. My strong background in STEM qualifies me to tutor math and science up through lower-division college courses. Aside fro

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Colin is a great instructor. He makes the class engaging and fun for our son and works with parents to ensure their goals are met.
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Jasmine L.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Tagalog, Italian
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Awarded Highest Honors for Master's Capstone Project from UCLA School of Public Affairs
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Jasmine L.

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Sessions include homework help, concept review, studying for tests, and honing skills as needed. I have years of tutoring experience and adapt my tutoring style to the student's learning style.

About Jasmine

I love to teach and tutor kids and adults of all ages in many different subjects. I pride myself in customizing my lessons to suit each individual's learning style and goals. I try to keep my lessons fun and relaxed while ensuring that we still work hard and learn.

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excellent teacher
Peter R.
She was very easy to work with, to learn from and understand.She helped me alot. I will be using her going forward.
Linda Z.
Jasmine is smart, quick and does excellent work!!! I will definitely use her again!!
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Nayoon K.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $160
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Nayoon K.

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I am an MIT tutor specializing in math and science. I have taken Introductory Physics at MIT, and I have received near-perfect score on the MCAT Physical Sciences, which heavily tests on the test-takers' ability to solve problems given passages.

Having worked with many students, I understand that students have different demands from school and their schedule. As a result, I first meet with the students to determine and adapt my lessons accordingly. I also talk with the teachers as needed.

I also always carry around AP Physics prep books, SAT Physics prep books, and/or college physics problems (depending on the students' levels) so that the students can work on the practice problems during the lessons. I also provide them with additional resources (especially the list of concepts from the AP Physics labs) and practice problems as needed.

About Nayoon

I'm an MIT tutor specializing in math, science, and test prep and many of my students have gone on to study at Ivy Leagues, MIT, and McGill. Many of my students have also gotten 800 on both SAT Math and SAT Math 2, 750+ on SAT Reading and Writing, and 5's on the AP exams even in the midst of pandemi

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Nayoon took my daughter from a failing grade to an “A”. I am indebted to her. My daughter loves Nayoon because she is interested, kind & cheery. She is ten steps ahead and understands exactly what the teacher wants her to learn. But, more importantly, Nayoon taught her how to think and not just memorize. Nayoon doesn’t try to waste time or spread out a lesson. She cares more about my daughter learning & absorbing & being prepared! My daughter now wants to take the AP exam in chemistry because Nayoon made chemistry interesting & understandable. Thank you so much!!! Hilary Kramer
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Akib A.

35 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Bangla
  • Teaches students 10 to 40
  • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from New Your Institute of Technology
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Akib A.

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Experienced teacher of Physics available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of skills. I typically use books, and also have the tools available to use during lessons.

About Akib

.I am an experienced Scientist & Mathematics teacher looking forward to help you excel in your academic skills. With the academic and leadership qualities that you are looking for, I believe I would be able to contribute to the objectives. I have completed my bachelors in New York Institute of Tec

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Sagufta
His lessons were very helpful.
Fardeen
Helped me a lot with algebra basics in a short period of time. Mr. Akib has helped me a lot which made me do extremely well in my term finals. Thankful to Mr. Akib
Saarar Bhai
Amazing teacher. A bargain for the money 100% recommended for online classes
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Daniel F.

84 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Awarded Bank of America Mathematics Achievement Award from Bank of America
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Daniel F.

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Master in most physics concepts. Can identify student shortfalls and address them through the subject fundamentals approach and by tying in real world applications for easier grasp of material.

About Daniel

I'm a graduate of UCLA School of Engineering with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. I have a passion for explaining how the physical world works through math and physics along with 11 years of tutoring experience in those subjects, test prep, and mentorship programs. The teaching strategy I believe i

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Juan
Absolutely amazing! I was struggling with Calculus but Daniel helped me get through it. Thanks to him I now know if there is a problem I’m stuck on or need help I can confidently ask him for math help.
Erin
Helped me with Introductory Physics 1 and 2! Really helped me understand the material rather than just doing the problems for me! Great tutoring!
Angela
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.
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Omar S.

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  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2017
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Omar S.

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Hello! My name is Omar, and I am a tutor for physics and mathematics through the collegiate level. There is nothing I enjoy more than sharing the scientific beauty of the world around us, and the math that underlies it, with my students. I help students to grasp insightful and intuitive ways of understanding physical and mathematical concepts, helping them do better in school and become better scientists. For many students, STEM can seem daunting; I hope to show them that, with the right guidance, anyone can tackle and enjoy even the most complicated science and mathematics.

There is no greater joy than helping a student reach their goals in STEM. I understand the feeling of being discouraged by difficult concepts, but I've discovered that under the right tutelage, nothing is impossible to understand. I love providing students with that guidance and watching them grow to their full potential.

When working with students, I develop a rough curriculum and gather/write problems for ...

About Omar

I'm a third-year majoring in Physics and Mathematics at the University of Chicago with >3.9 GPA. I have 1.5 years of experience with experimental work with the EGP project at Fermilab, and I'm currently working on theoretical research in relativity under Professor David Reid. I have 2 years of exper

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Average Cost of Physics Lessons in Thornton, PA

The average cost of 60-minute physics lessons in Thornton is $135. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $120 and $150 per hour.
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"He’s very professional and punctual specializes in physics and math"
Lily
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"Akib is very patient and he explained the concepts carefully. Also, he had planned lessons for me because I told him what needed to be covered. He is a great tutor and I plan to continue with him through the year."
Cornie
Took Physics lessons from Akib A.
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"Over the last six months, Daniel has been tutoring me on and off for my intro to physics course. I do not have a strong background in science or math, but Daniel was always able to explain everything clearly and in detail. He knows how to answer your questions and really works hard to make sure you understand the material. I highly recommend him for anyone looking for help."
Shannon
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"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."
Haliah
Took Physics lessons from Jennifer W.
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"Helped me with Introductory Physics 1 and 2! Really helped me understand the material rather than just doing the problems for me! Great tutoring!"
Erin
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"Nice guy , very helpful! , on time.­"
Lana K.
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"Dan was a life-saver! My son was up against finals in Physics and Math, we found Dan and he was working with my son within 24 hours and explaining concepts that had never been effectively taught.. My son walked into his exams with more confidence and understanding and for that we are very grateful."
Amanda
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"I absolutely loved this tutoring program because it helped me understand how to calculate many different equations and problems dealing with conceptual physics. My tutor was a great help when it came to responding back to me and explaining how to do the problems step by step."
Courtney
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"My experience with this tutor was great! Despite my schedule mishap the other day, he was considerate enough to reschedule. will see you next week with math."
Nujhat B.
Took Physics lessons from Akib A.
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"Colin is very knowledgeable and helpful. He does an excellent job of teaching the concepts and has been more than helpful with specific word problems. He is very thorough and has made additional concept videos to help my daughter understand physics concepts. We've appreciated his help. Thank you, Colin!"
Diana
Took Physics lessons from Colin S.
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