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Teagan L.

3.6 miles away

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Harvard Social Studies Graduate with Award-winning Writing Credentials

I studied Social Studies and African Studies at Harvard College, using my academic career to hone my writing skills. I spent the majority of my college time writing research papers and critical essays. My senior thesis was one of approximately sixty awarded the Hoopes Prize for outstanding academic work. Due to my focus on writing, I gained a strong mastery of writing styles, proofreading, and research in a wide variety of subjects. I am extremely adept at polishing academic papers, ... See more

Harvard Social Studies Graduate with Award-winning Writing Credentials
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Brittney Waters

4.3 miles away

Educator, Behavior Specialist, and Social Life Coach

As a recent Magna Cum Laude, Bachelor of Arts & Sciences in Sociology degree recipient, I have a strong desire to further my career in teaching. While earning my degree at Georgia State University, I gained teaching experience both inside and outside the classroom. Additionally, education has been a passion of mine since I began working with children at the age of 13. A lifetime of encounters with children, their parents, co-workers, and other diverse experiences, have taught me a ... See more

Educator, Behavior Specialist, and Social Life Coach
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300+TUTORING
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Dr Ray

4.6 miles away

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(26 ratings)
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Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT

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Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT
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300+TUTORING
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Frank Joyce

2.6 miles away

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Qualified, Committed, Experienced Tutor Eager to Help You Learn

Hello, my name is Frank, a tutor from the Syracuse, NY area. I specialize in a number of subjects and would be more than happy to help you achieve your goals through better grades.

To tell you a little bit about me, I majored in Bioengineering and minored in Nutrition and Mathematics as an undergraduate at Syracuse University. From there, I also completed coursework in International Food Laws and Regulations at Michigan State University. Finally, I also graduated with my ... See more

Qualified, Committed, Experienced Tutor Eager to Help You Learn
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300+TUTORING
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Ezequiel Aguilar

4.5 miles away

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(54 ratings)
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Exceptional and Professionally Talented History and English Educator

I worked as a teacher in social studies for 12 years. I began my teaching career in 2004. I taught history for 7th grade, eighth grade, and 10th through 12 grades. I also taught Latin American Studies and Mexican American Studies. I have over 10 years of classroom experience. My responsibilities included lesson planning, classroom management, directed teaching, parent conferencing, and professional development.

From 1996 to 2004 I worked as a teacher's assistant and campus aide at an elementary ... See more

Exceptional and Professionally Talented History and English Educator
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200+TUTORING
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Vanessa Wang

4.9 miles away

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English / Mandarin Tutor With 6 Years of Teaching Experience

I have been teaching languages for 7 years now. I grew up being bilingual and was educated in both English and Mandarin.

I earned Chinese literature as my bachelor's degree, and studied Eastern Philosophy at National Taiwan University, the best-rated university in Taiwan. I was a TA at National Taiwan University, having taught Undergraduate school and graduate school. The diversity in culture I received trained me to be compassionate and enthusiastic towards students of all backgrounds.

I have ... See more

English / Mandarin Tutor With 6 Years of Teaching Experience
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100+TUTORING
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Amanda Campbell

4.3 miles away

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QCC Freshman with 4 Years of Tutoring Experience

I am currently attending Quinsigamond Community College as a psychology major. I have 5 years of experience tutoring students from pre-K through college in a wide range of subjects including algebra, geometry, trigonometry, US and world history, English, writing, ESL, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy as well as in psychology and sociology. I was a TA in chemistry and English where I had the opportunity to plan lessons, teach the class, monitor tests, and assist students with anything else they ... See more

QCC Freshman with 4 Years of Tutoring Experience
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Lyford Morris

4.6 miles away

Cal Berkeley graduate, Masters Degree, 25+ years teaching experience

I grew up enjoying school, family activities, friends, music and athletics.
My parents were both college graduates, and I knew that I also would be.
I have completed 2 Bachelor’s degrees and 1 Master’s degree. (Univ. of California, Berkeley & Cal State Univ. East Bay). I have also completed
California State Teaching Credentials for Elementary (K--9th grades), Special Education and
Resource Specialist Certificate and an Administrative Credential. These were completed at Cal State Univ. East Bay.

I particularly ... See more

Cal Berkeley graduate, Masters Degree, 25+ years teaching experience
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300+TUTORING
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Amanda Jaquez

1.6 miles away

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ESL/English/Linguistics Professor/Tutor

Hey there! My name is Amanda and I have a Bachelors in English Literature with a French minor as well as a Masters in Linguistics and Teaching English as a Second Language (aka ESL). This means that I have experience tutoring many aspects of the language arts including: writing, reading, essay writing, comprehension, critical thinking skills and more! in addition, I teach English, Spanish and French language and would be happy to help you find your love for linguistics as ... See more

ESL/English/Linguistics Professor/Tutor
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100+TUTORING
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Sean Williams

1.2 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
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Coach, Teacher, Motivator, Innovator

From all of my experience going from before and after school care in a upper class NW, DC elementary school, referee and now head coach in a highly competitive DMV are flag football league, Substitute Teacher at a Progressive School for grades 3-8, boy & girls track & field coach, boy & girls softball coach, Varsity Football coach in charge of kickers, and Part-Time PE teacher at a Private Religious Elementary School. Extensive Travel throughout Europe and just plain adventurous nature, ... See more

Coach, Teacher, Motivator, Innovator

Why You Need a Philosophy Tutor

Are you courageous enough to ask the bigger questions? Philosophy helps us to understand all facets of the reasoning behind common sense. This course requires students to be able to tap into a deeper cognitive reality. Philosophy is a very popular class to take but there is also a lot of analysis involved. A philosophy tutor can help you learn to examine words and delve deeper into your thoughts. This is a great course for life in general. It teaches you to think for yourself while learning to be more independent. Philosophy is such an intriguing course, but if you struggle with analysis, or have a hard time thinking about emotional connections to things, a private tutor could help you to cross those barriers. With so many different philosophy topics to consider you have a wide range of options. Some philosophy classes include philosophy of love in moral philosophy, ancient philosophy or even philosophy of law.

Philosophy is a highly intriguing course and something that I recommend most students take at some part in their career. It allows you to look at life in a perspective you otherwise might not have ever seen it from, which creates interesting debates and conversations. I remember taking a philosophy course in college and realizing that there were really no right or wrong answers, but I also found myself struggling with the class. It was mainly because I figured since there were really no right answers, that I could make up my own which is simply not the case. There are several ideas and practices that you need to understand in order to really be able to look through a philosophers lens. If you find yourself in the same position I found myself in, philosophy tutoring with HeyTutor will help you exceed expectations.

Philosophy is often a course that students enroll in for an elective, but several find that it is something they want to pursue. Some even think that because they find success in the beginner course that they will be able to fly through the major and have no struggles. Naturally, most all of them are wrong as the more advanced courses you take in philosophy the more difficult they become to grasp. When you begin to truly dive into philosophy and what it is, you find that you have to truly think critically and analyze interesting situations. This is not something that is simply easy for everyone and it actually is a learned skill. Some of the smartest individuals to grace the planet were and have been philosophers so as you discover this fact you probably are starting to have a realization that “I need a philosophy tutor.”

If you want to work in the philosophy field, which is very rare, you probably will find that you will work as a college professor. These lucky individuals hold these jobs because of their extensive knowledge of philosophy which is not something you get strictly from going to class and reading the book. You need those one-on-one philosophy tutor experiences in order to see things from a different perspective. At HeyTutor our private philosophy tutors understand what you want to do and how crucial it is for you to truly understand the material you are learning. If you are trying to pursue a career within the field, that means you probably enjoy what you are doing and the lessons that you learn. So our study skills tutors will make sure you are pushed to the limit because that is the only way you will get the knowledge needed to be an outstanding college professor. Like stated earlier, some of the smartest individuals of all time were philosophers so the stakes are high. Students come into class thinking they know it all, and it is your responsibility to bring them back to reality with what you’ve learned. Our tutors have experience working in the field and some even have worked as professors, so they know what it takes to reach your goals.

Philosophy is highly intriguing and really causes you to think outside the box. Thus you need to find a philosophy tutor who can challenge you but also has more knowledge than you do. To truly master philosophy means you are constantly learning, reading and conversing with individuals who have a unique perspective and background. At HeyTutor we have the services you need by providing you with more than just a professional tutor but also a mentor.

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College - Grad Tutor

I have a BS in Computer Science and a BA in Spanish. I have tutored high-school and college age students in all subjects. I am well-rounded and bilingual.

College - Grad Tutor
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Richard A.

4.2 miles away

Experienced, Results-Oriented Language, Test Prep, & Admissions Tutor

Hi prospective students, my name is Ricky, and I have over ten years of professional experience as a private tutor. I am passionate about tutoring because it helped me achieve academic success in my own life. I struggled with certain subjects when I was a child, but ended up being valedictorian when I graduated from Woodside High School in the Class of 2005, received top scores (5) on my AP exams, and was admitted to 10 universities across the country. ... See more

Experienced, Results-Oriented Language, Test Prep, & Admissions Tutor
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Rose Purdy

2.4 miles away

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(4 ratings)
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Experienced tutor with 5+ years of experience

As a Waldorf School graduate I approach tutoring in the most hands-on, individualized, and engaging way possible. I worked as a one-on-one tutor with students from Grade 1 through Grade 12 for four years, then worked at St. Joseph's elementary school in New York as an after-school tutor for one year, working with students from Pre-K to Grade 5. I also worked at the Bronxville Prison for 6 months, facilitating writing workshops for male ... See more

Experienced tutor with 5+ years of experience
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Evan Sitkoff

3.1 miles away

K-12 math, reading academic writing process, study skills

Academic success does not need to be complicated. I specialize in teaching
K-10 students with diverse learning profiles. Students with learning differences, ADD/ADHD, learners on the spectrum are all welcome to reach out for resources and support.
I have a decade of experience supporting students as a professional educator, Algebra 1 classroom teacher, and academic learning specialist. I use evidence based programs as well as mindfulness exercises to help students focus on tests and overcome academic anxieties. I ... See more

K-12 math, reading academic writing process, study skills
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William Cole

4.8 miles away

5.0
(4 ratings)
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Seminary Graduate with 10+ years of teaching experience

I have a Master's of Divinity from Concordia Seminary St Catharines, ON as well as Bachelor's of Arts in Religious Studies from Concordia College in Bronxville, NY. I am the author of Bumps and Bruises: Making It Through Alive, which is on sale on Amazon.com. I also write and compose music and do stand up comedy. On a personal note I have a wife and two children. I love to teach and would be happy to help.

Seminary Graduate with 10+ years of teaching experience
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200+TUTORING
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Lisa Vargas

4.9 miles away

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(1 ratings)
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Highly experienced with Montessori Credentials

My personal educational philosophy is the follow the student. I've been a highly respected educator since my first tutoring position at the age of twelve.

Highly experienced with Montessori Credentials
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UW Psychology Graduate and Certified Behavior Technician

I love reading and studying psychology and I also love analyzing various types of films and videogames. I write short stories, poems, and scripts on the side. I love the DC universe and my favorite superhero is (surprise) Batman! I love to teach new concepts and helping students through difficult problems, I live for the AHA! moment! I have experience working with kids with disabilities and have been a certified behavior technician for about a year.

UW Psychology Graduate and Certified Behavior Technician
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100+TUTORING
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Melody Chung

3.4 miles away

Hard Working Tutor to Help you Improve

I've always valued education, so in my high school career, I took lots of AP classes that interested me, which consisted of AP Biology, AP Statistics, AP English (for two years), Pre-Calculus, and AP Environmental. Because of my understanding of the value of education, I soon made it my job to help struggling students like I once was. I've tutored kids who were as young as 9 and my oldest student who was 18. This range of ... See more

Hard Working Tutor to Help you Improve
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100+TUTORING
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Shawn Parikh

1.4 miles away

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LA-based Tutor with Master's Degree.

Hey guys! My name is Shawn, and I definitely know the importance of grades. Being Indian-American, my studies were very important and I assured that I received a full scholarship to my university. I look forward to chatting with you.

LA-based Tutor with Master's Degree.
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Sean Herlihy

4.5 miles away

Tulane Political Science PhD. History/Government Professor 15 years

Professor of History and Government at Lone Star College for four years. Taught 100 college classes, over 2,000 students, graded thousands of students essays. Published five academic articles, English is my first language and I am proficient in Spanish. Traveled in 25 countries. I have helped thousands of students with their writing and am eager to help students succeed. Taught: American Government, American History, International Relations, Comparative Politics, Political Theory, Introduction to Political Science, Texas Government, American History, World ... See more

Tulane Political Science PhD. History/Government Professor 15 years
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Benefits of Hiring a Philosophy Tutor

Philosophy classes require a lot of reading comprehension and writing. A philosophy tutor can proofread your rough drafts and help you to engage in methodical thinking. Gaining this insight will help you to pass that onto your papers indefinitely. You will also be studying Greek philosophers such as Socrates who was one of the first to articulate the idea behind “knowing yourself.” You will gain a lot of intuition from your philosophy course, but you will also get so much more out of it with a “philosophy tutor near me” to assist with writing, analysis, and critical thinking. Finding the right essay writing tutor near you doesn’t have to be a difficult process. HeyTutor offers plenty of philosophy tutors in your area that you can be comfortable enough to explore emotions and understand the truth behind our feelings. With the comfort of one-on-one philosophy tutors in your own home, those who are afraid of speaking up in forum size classes can feel confident to have those discussions with their tutor. Examining our minds is a powerful tool to be able to control. With our tutors, you can learn to exercise wisdom in the most valuable ways.

When enrolled in a philosophy course you may find that some things are a bit more difficult than others. For most people, it is the writing that truly gives them trouble as they are not typically individuals who can express themselves with words on paper. This is one of the main components to not only passing your class but to honestly figuring out the complex philosophical ideas you will be exploring. If you are not a typical writer and are in the course only to get your electives in place, “philosophy tutoring near me” can help you structure your ideas. Writing is not something everyone is good at doing, and your philosophy professor is not there to teach you how to write, they are there to give you the ideas. Our philosophy tutors possess the writing, philosophy and teaching backgrounds needed to truly help you with your papers.

Exams are another aspect of your philosophy courses that you are going to need to figure out early on in order to pass. Exams and papers are going to be the majority of your grade, especially if you are taking an intro to philosophy class. So the margin for error is incredibly thin. Struggling with exam taking is another thing that is quite common for many students in college. They tend to have bad study habits where they just binge the information the night before so they can pass the exam and enjoy their little bit of leeway until the next one comes up. In philosophy, however, you are going to be using ideas from all the past lessons in each of your exams so it is important to retain your information. Our tutors have five to fifteen years of experience as a tutor so they know the tricks and tips to do well on exams. But one of the main factors in this success is making sure you are relaxed and in the perfect conditions to prevail.


Comfortability is something our tutors pride themselves on when creating their lesson plans around you and your learning style. If you are not comfortable and having a good time you will not remember the information thus putting you in a situation where you will not be at your best. Since our qualified tutors have so much experience as teachers and working professionals they understand the importance of having you enjoy the subject matter. They realize not everyone cares about philosophical debates in the same way that they do as tutors, but they do believe if they make the learning as fun as possible you will thrive. Which at the end of the day is the most important when being matched with one of our private tutors. “I need a philosophy tutor” has probably gone through your head if you want to pass that class or get the background you need in order to get your dream job in philosophy. No matter what you need, HeyTutor can match you up with someone who can get you there in the most pleasant way imaginable. Let our talented team of reps put you in contact with one of our even more talented tutors so you can start on your philosophical quest.