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Joshua Patti

3.4 miles away

USC Computational Mathematics/ Neuroscience Attendee with 5+ tutoring

I studied at USC and am finishing up my degree at SDSU and I have been tutoring since junior year in high school. Every since I was little, I have loved subjects like Math, Physics and Statistics so I decided to filter my passion into helping and tutoring others. I am sociable and easy to get along with, which makes tutoring sessions that much easier. Receiving a 32 on my ACT helps me excel as well at exam prep, showing ... See more

USC Computational Mathematics/ Neuroscience Attendee with 5+ tutoring
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James Hapeman

4.2 miles away

UCF Education major with 7 years experience teaching and tutoring.

I'm a former middle and high school teacher with both private and commercial tutoring experience. In the past, I've provided tutoring privately for in-home SAT Prep, homework help, and 1000/2000 level college study groups. I also worked with Sylvan Learning Center for over a year. As a teacher, I've taught 6th through 12th grade students in a variety of subjects including geography, world and American history, English and world literature, intermediate math, speech and debate, ... See more

UCF Education major with 7 years experience teaching and tutoring.
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Queens College Engineering Student with a plethora of math experience

Hey guys. My name is Kewin. I am currently taking Advanced calculus which is the fourth calculus in the sequential series. I have also taken/am taking linear algebra, probability and statics, advanced engineering mathematics and discrete mathematics. I have always excelled at math from a young age. I was always a person that self taught themselves rather than listened to others teach it therefore I believe that I can be of great help. My extensive math experience can for ... See more

Queens College Engineering Student with a plethora of math experience
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Maria Lemone

3.9 miles away

CSULB Graduate Majored in Computer Science w/ Minor in Web Development

I have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from CSULB and have 5 years of experience tutoring students of all ages. I focus on providing fun, interesting and effective tutoring sessions. I have a broad conceptual understanding of high level mathematics. I am very experienced with programming, English, Science and many other subjects. My mission is to help you succeed in your educational development by helping you with homework, preparing for your next big test and studying.

CSULB Graduate Majored in Computer Science w/ Minor in Web Development
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100+TUTORING
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4.9
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4.8
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5.0
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CSUF School of Music Trained, Experienced Educator of 6 years

A professionally trained musician and educator that has worked in the public and private schools for 4 years part-time and 2 years full-time. I have also tutored students in varying subjects since 2011 and continue to push for the success of the student.

Listed Teaching Experience (from most recent onward):

- Private Instruction (June 2011 - January 2017)
Educate students in varying subjects (specializing in Music and English) as I have certification to teach ALL subjects at the high school ... See more

CSUF School of Music Trained, Experienced Educator of 6 years
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Hannah Borum

1.8 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
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5.0
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5.0
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Uniquely Motivating Master Tutor and Academic Ally to Every Student

Since 2005, Hannah has worked privately with elementary, middle school, high school, college, graduate, and professional students. While working on academic skills, students gain confidence in their abilities and feel more in charge of their education.

Hannah began tutoring Chemistry, Spanish, and essay writing when she herself was still a high school student. After graduating Cum Laude from The McDonogh School in Maryland, she moved up the Eastern seaboard to study English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. Determined to ... See more

Uniquely Motivating Master Tutor and Academic Ally to Every Student
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Amy Haubein

1.7 miles away

Biology major but well adversed in math, reading and writing

Although most of my jobs have revolved around the science and environmental field, I love nothing more then working with kids and young adults to help them reach their full potential. Being a good role model and educator to the kids I work with, is very important to me. I have always felt that education is the key to success. I personally worked 60 hours a week while attending college full time, to pay for my education as I went. ... See more

Biology major but well adversed in math, reading and writing
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Eric Clapp

1.1 miles away

CSU Fullerton Graduate - Biology Major and Chemistry Minor

I graduated high school in 2011 and attended Sonoma State University for a couple of years before moving down to Southern California and transferring to CSU Fullerton to complete my Bachelor's degree of biology with a minor in chemistry. I have tutored family members, friends, and various students of all age groups through the years through all kinds of subjects, but I have had particular success with the science and math subjects in my studies. However, I am more ... See more

CSU Fullerton Graduate - Biology Major and Chemistry Minor
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100+TUTORING
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Donald Broussard

2.9 miles away

5.0
(9 ratings)
5.0
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5.0
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5.0
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Educator With A Passion To Further The Love Of Learning For Students

My name is Donald H. Broussard, Jr. and I am providing you this cover letter in regards of your position for hire. I am a leader and educator and love to provide my passion and dedication to teaching to anyone and everyone. I graduated from a prestigious and Historical Black College/University (Alabama A&M University – 2002) and recently attained my Master’s degree in Secondary Education from Grand Canyon University (Online) and officially graduated on December 19, 2009. Now, ... See more

Educator With A Passion To Further The Love Of Learning For Students
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Kentrell Palmer

1.7 miles away

Your new favorite tutor is here

Hi. My name is Kentrell Palmer and I from Chicago, Illinois currently finishing up my college career at Southern Illinois University getting my Bachelor's degree in Sports Administration. I have always had an interest in tutoring people just because I like to help people. I am very good with most math, very helpful with French studies (I've studied it for 8 years and I am also preparing myself to become certified in French. I love sports basketball, football, ... See more

Your new favorite tutor is here

Why You Need a Basketball Tutor

Basketball tutoring is a great way to prepare an athlete for school or club teams, providing extra practice so they can gain an edge over the competition. By focusing on specific skills and techniques, private basketball tutoring prepares players to play at the next level by sharpening existing skills as well as introducing new weapons to their arsenal. Additionally, most players are looking for a mentor in the sport to provide encouragement when they need a confidence boost, motivation when they lose focus, and instruction when they need to further develop technical skills. With private training, athletes are able to establish more personal relationships with a respective tutor and learn from a respected source. This is a fantastic resource because it provides an athlete with a clear path to success.

Basketball is one of the most competitive sports out there as most teams only hold up to fifteen players on a roster. Of those fifteen only about seven or eight of them play every game, so in order to get the playing time you deserve you need to work for it. Practice is a great start but it is simply not enough. If you follow the NBA or the NCAA you know the best players are constantly putting in work with one-on-one basketball tutors. This type of training is what you need to separate yourself from the competition and truly start helping your team get wins. Basketball is also a fantastic way to be able to pay for college and get a full ride while doing something you love. If this is your goal, and you want to help save your parents a ton of money, you need a basketball tutor.

If your child has hoop dreams they need to start playing at a young age. Most kids do not take sports all that seriously as a youth and are out there just to have fun or because their parents are making them. However, there are some kids who love the game and want to take it as seriously as possible. If your kid is like this he has probably pulled you aside and said: “I need a basketball tutor.” A lot of the greats were the same way and started working one-on-one with trained professionals at an early age. If your child is passionate about basketball he probably watches and studies the game. They know all of their favorite players do not just show up and perform on game day. And they probably want to spend the most time on the court in the first place. Our basketball tutors can act as supplements to what your child is learning from their coach, and can even put you in contact with other coaches in your area so your child can play with the best possible competition. Playing basketball is not only a great way to stay fit but also a fantastic social setting that will instill values of teamwork and working hard at a young age. Things that your child can use for the rest of their lives.

Making your high school varsity team is the first step in getting that scholarship and being able to play at the next stage. Working out in the offseason is crucial to being prepared once tryouts start so that you can make the team and eventually the starting line up. You need to start now by finding a “basketball tutor near me” or “basketball tutoring near me.” One of our trained professionals has years of experience and can help you with whatever it is you are struggling with on the hardwood. Basketball is a game of skill and muscle memory, so you need to get in the gym. You have to put in the hours when no one is looking in order to find the success you want on the court. A high school basketball tutor knows what it is like trying to make varsity and can help you prepare yourself to get on that roster. Working with a one-on-one basketball tutor can be the difference between getting cut and securing that starting position.


If you have moved on and gotten the opportunity to play college ball you know that this is a privilege reserved for a select few. But it can also be taken from you at any moment if you do not continue to get better. The grind does not stop when you get that scholarship, in fact, it just begins. You have to become a better player literally every day because at the college level everyone was the star of their high school. Everyone is putting in the work so you have to train that much harder and a college basketball tutor can ensure that happens. They can help you progress as a player and understand the game in a way that slows it down. That transition from high school to college basketball is like night and day. The college game is a lot faster and things you could get away with on your high school team will not work. You will have to learn how to study film and use what you learn on the court during game time. These are the types of things that separate the good players from the great ones.

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Nicholas Depaula

1.4 miles away

FSU GIS Graduate with 6+ Military experience

I have a Bachelor's degree from Fitchburg State University in Geographic Sciences and Technology with 6 years of military service. I have also taught english to non-speakers.

FSU GIS Graduate with 6+ Military experience
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200+TUTORING
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Ambereen Ali

4.1 miles away

4.0
(2 ratings)
4.5
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4.0
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3.5
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Teacher with 16+ Years Teaching and Tutoring K-12 Students and beyond!

Teaching, tutoring, working with students and their families is my passion and I have many years of experience in the field of education. My first tutoring job began at 16 years old at a Kumon Franchise, where I tutored elementary kids in math and reading, according to the Kumon curriculum. In high school and college, I assisted my peers in homework help and test prep, and joined tutoring companies and elementary schools to work as an academic consultant. I've ... See more

Teacher with 16+ Years Teaching and Tutoring K-12 Students and beyond!
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Nick C.

1.1 miles away

Well Versed Tutor former Middle/High School Teacher

I've been tutoring since 2008. I'm a former Middle School and High School teacher. I have tutored a wide range of students from Elementary through High School. Due to my veteran experience I always make sure to focus on motivating my students. I believe motivation is the key to a successful session.

Well Versed Tutor former Middle/High School Teacher
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Daniel Lefever

2.6 miles away

Mental Performance Tutor

I will be certified with the Association for Applied Sport Psychology as a Mental Performance Consultant this summer. I specialize in helping you to understand learning through mastery, effective motivation, building confidence, how to properly structure goals, and develop mental skills to deliver your best performance! These skills learned in sport translate into academic performance settings and anything that demands your best (music, dance, drama, chess, speech, etc.).

I use my formal education and experience in mental performance during my ... See more

Mental Performance Tutor
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Douglas Aerni Ii

4.2 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
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5.0
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5.0
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Professional

Well versed in Microsoft tools. I have also taught for 6 years both in the US and abroad, teaching Algebra 1 and 2, PE, Science, Chemistry, English and Music. I have coached both Volleyball and Basketball, as well.

Professional
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Experienced Spanish Coach and Tutor

K-8 Spanish Teacher accepting students for the summer and fall: Please email me to see a course/session outline in detail......




My name is Keith Pearson and I am the creator of Spanish like a Native. I am also the K-8th Spanish Teacher here in Portland

I mentor, tutor and coach individuals and students that want to learn Spanish the right way. I work with students, not just during individual- hour-long sessions, but also between sessions as ... See more

Experienced Spanish Coach and Tutor
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Elyzar Tria

2.7 miles away

Director of Education, Center Director, and Program Manager

I am a private and group specialized tutor who has been tutoring over 8 years in Mathematics and Science for Lower & Upper Elementary, Middle School, and High School /AP/SAT/ACT prep. I'm currently the an active after-school tutor for my private high schools in the Peninsula of the Bay Area for Junipero Serra High School, Mercy Burlingame and Notre Dame. I've had the honor to tutor students all around the Bay Area from lower elementary to ... See more

Director of Education, Center Director, and Program Manager
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Cesar Aguero

2.7 miles away

About Me

I proudly served his country as an Army Military Police Officer. Throughout my military service I also used my Spanish speaking, writing, reading abilities to serve as an interpreter and translator. The Army provided me with the opportunity to travel to many countries around the world. I was deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom from January 2005 until January 2006. After 13 years of service it was deemed best to be medically retire because I could no ... See more

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Sidney Holler

2.3 miles away

DePauw University Graduate with 2 years of tutoring experience

I am a DePauw University graduate with a major in History and minors in Political Science and French. I have tutoring experience in French and English writing, but I feel very confident tutoring a myriad of other subjects. I excel in aiding students in exam/test prep (college admissions exams or general tests). Reading and writing are my personal strengths, and I hope to improve student's reading and writing skills in order to build their confidence and generally help ... See more

DePauw University Graduate with 2 years of tutoring experience
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Cody Thayer

4.8 miles away

UCSD Neuroscience Graduate, 8 Years of tutoring experience

My name is Cody Thayer. I recently graduated from UCSD with a B.S. in Neuroscience. I began tutoring my friends who were struggling in their math and science courses all the way back in high school. Whether it was helping a family friend or a neighbor who had posted on Nextdoor, tutoring was always something I found time for while pursuing my own academic endeavors. I love tutoring for two reasons:

1). Helping others understand ideas they once found ... See more

UCSD Neuroscience Graduate, 8 Years of tutoring experience
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Benefits of Hiring a Basketball Tutor

Basketball tutoring allows the player to receive instruction in the most conducive way so that the directions really stick. At the end of the day, no two players have the same specific needs for increasing their skills. With personalized instruction, athletes are able to get the most out of their coach’s instruction and work directly on what they need to be improved. HeyTutor gives athletes the opportunity to expand on their knowledge, experience, and desire to grow to their fullest potential. Our coaches offer training within your budget and can maximize your success.

Practice is about the team. The coach spends most of the time focusing on team goals and plays that the team can run in order to win games. This is highly important for chemistry and making sure everyone is on the same page come game time. But it is not ideal when you are struggling with certain skills. In this case, you need to find a basketball tutor who can bring out the best of you. If it is ball handling, shooting, free throws, defense or passing you are struggling with our athletics tutor can pinpoint this and fix your weakness. A lot of times you can be embarrassed about a skill you do not have so you completely avoid it during practice or in the game. For example, you might have a weak left hand so you avoid taking left-hand layups or dribbling with your left hand. This is not going to make you a better player even if you are able to finish shots and dribble with your right. Your team may still be winning but you are not getting the attention you need to become a complete player.

This can really hurt when it comes to making the team at a higher level. The best thing about working with one of our basketball tutors is that they will make sure you are a full player on the court. This means you will not have any true weaknesses in your game if you follow their instructions and put in the work. These are professionals who have achieved the goals you are chasing so they know what it takes. They are also students of the game themselves so they are well aware of what it takes to be a strong asset in today’s evolving world. This is truly invaluable and can take you from being a bench or fringe player to really thriving on and off the court. Our tutors will increase your confidence so you do not have to worry when it comes to game time and it is time to perform at a high level. In the NBA it happens all the time, where a player has a poor season and they either put in the work or they are off the team. Make sure you put in the work so you can continue to play the game you are passionate about.

Our basketball tutors can help you get to the point you want to be at regardless of what level you are playing on. In fact, the younger you start the more tools they can give you to ensure that by the time you start high school you are in the best spot to make your team. Practicing with one of our professional tutors is important to your overall success as an athlete. You want to be an all-around player on the court and that starts in the offseason when no one is watching except you and your basketball tutor. If you are serious about playing basketball you need to start working on your game at a young age and continue to get better with each year.

The moment you remain stagnant, a player you were once better than will surpass you and potentially take your spot or even the scholarship that was meant for you. College scouts are always looking out for the next big thing, and our tutors have connects within basketball that can put you on their radar. Because scouts know that what you do on the court is just half the picture, having a respected basketball tutor who can vouch for your hard work ethic can really help you out in the long run. Call HeyTutor and let our team put you in contact with one of our top-notch basketball tutors who can bring the best out of you so you can help your team win a championship or get a full-ride college scholarship.