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To find outstanding educators Study Wizards uses a thorough vetting process including a detailed written questionnaire, in-depth interviews, and reference and background checks.

Tutors Must Demonstrate
  • Passion for tutoring with a proven track record of success
  • Communication and mentoring skills
  • An excellent academic record and subject expertise

Meet Our Wizards

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Kristin B

Math and English
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 7th Grades

California State University, Fresno

Masters Degree in Deaf Education, 12/20

California State University, East Bay

Bachelors of Arts Degree in Special Education

It is great to see students making progress. Even small gains can be amazing. I genuinely care for the students I work with and I learn about each student so that I can relate to them better. If a student is struggling I will work hard to find ways to motivate them.

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Omar H

Math, Science,
SAT and ACT Test-Prep
1st to 12th Grades

Santa Clara University

Bachelors of Science in Biology

I enjoy working with all types of students. I try to build a relationship with my students where they are excited for the session and want to get the most of every session. I adapt my tutoring to each student’s personality and capabilities and provide support for their academic journey.

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Stephen S

English and History
1st to 12th Grades

London School of Economics

Masters of Science in Social and Cultural Psychology

Lander University

Bachelors of Arts in English

A tutor can make a big difference in their students’ lives – and I think teaching is one of the most valuable things a person can do. I strive to help my students to understand that learning is a journey and also to help them to become comfortable with their shortcomings and mistakes.

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Michaela T

Math, English and Science
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 12th Grades

Syracuse University

Bachelors of Arts in Pre-Medical Studies and Italian

My strengths as a tutor are engagement and empathy. I love working with students to help them to feel comfortable and confident and I want them to feel that they have a champion who will guide them to success.

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Ziana D

Math and English
5th to 12th Grades

University of California, Berkeley

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture

I am attentive to my students’ needs and adapt to their learning styles. I guide my students towards their goals, while also knowing how to give constructive criticism to help them improve. Having a relationship of trust and mutual respect with my students is important to me.

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Dane M

Math and Science
6th to 12th Grades

San Jose State University

Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology

I patiently guide my student’s learning process to grasp how to do the steps of a problem. I find it effective to have them explain what they know about difficult concepts and to try to solve problems to help build their confidence.

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Keith R

Math, English and Science
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 12th Grades

University of Vermont

Bachelors of Science in Neuroscience

I believe my ability to connect to each student drives my success as a tutor. I also work to convey information so that it is accessible and engaging. In addition, I also help each student to build their confidence and to understand that mistakes are a part of learning.

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Krista S

Math and English
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 5th Grades

Wichita State University

Masters of Arts in Teaching Early Childhood Education

Friends University

Bachelors of Science in Organizational Management and Leadership

Early Childhood Special Education Credential

Taking baseline data is essential for assessing improvement and I adapt my teaching to each student’s learning style to help them achieve. I really enjoy making tutoring fun and interesting for my students.

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Allison L

English, SAT and ACT Test Prep,
College Application Essays
Classroom Teaching Experience
6th to 12th Grades

Stony Brook University

Master of Teaching English

Bachelor of Arts in English

I guide my students to success by helping them to develop strong essay writing skills and to craft exceptional college application essays written in their own voice.

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Thienson B

Math, Science, and English
6th to 12th Grades

San Jose University, Junior Year

Major – Mathematics, Preparation for Teaching

I develop a strong relationship with each of my students by actively listening to their concerns and personally caring about their learning. Through this dynamic relationship I am able to adapt my teaching style to effectively meet my student’s needs.

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Nicole L

English, Spanish, ESL
Classroom Teaching Experience
1st to 12th Grades

Monmouth University

Masters of Arts in Teaching

Drew University

Bachelors of Arts in Spanish and Psychology

I am very dedicated to my students. With patience and compassion I allow students to proceed at a pace which is comfortable for them. My sense of humor has also been helpful with keeping students interested and engaged.

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Victoria B

Math
1st to 12th Grades

DeVry University

Masters in Business Administration

San Jose State University

Bachelors of Science in Computer Information Systems Engineering

I love tutoring and I can connect with just about all students. I really care about my students and work with them closely to help them fully understand difficult math concepts. It is great see when a student comprehends the material and is able to be successful on tests.

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Evelia L

Math, English, Science,
Spanish, SAT and ACT Test-Prep
1st to 12th Grades

San Jose State University

Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Going the extra mile to help my students is important to me. I adapt to different learning styles to help each of my students understand difficult concepts and I work closely with each of them to help them prepare for tests and have a good study guide.

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Tyler B

Math and English
5th to 10th Grades

Oregon State University

Masters of Business Administration student

Arizona State University

Bachelors of Arts – Interdisciplinary Studies

I provide encouragement to my students and help them to build confidence to strive to work towards success. I also work to figure out how each student best learns and work to inspire them to think out of the box and to be open to new possibilities.

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Bao H

Math and Science
10th to 12th Grades

San Jose State University, Junior Year

Major – Chemistry

I am a good listener and very patient with my students. I help them to connect problems to their professor’s requirements. During tutoring we summarize key concepts and synthesize them into a study guide.

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Erika C

English, Spanish, ESL
1st to 12th Grades

San Jose State University

Masters of Arts, Spanish

Bachelors of Science in Journalism

I enjoy that special aspect of tutoring when you can make a real connection with a student and help him or her grow and build a sense of confidence. I adjust to different needs and having a good sense of humor goes a long way.

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Ashley W

Math, English,
SAT and ACT Test-Prep
1st to 12th Grades

University of North Texas

Bachelor of Arts in Integrative Studies with an emphasis in mathematics and education

I thoroughly enjoy working with students and I take the time to really understand each student’s learning style. I always love making my students enjoy the tutoring sessions and helping them to feel that they can achieve anything.

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Chris C

Math and Chinese
1st to 12th Grades

San Jose State University

Bachelors of Science in Aviation

I work to help students overcome any frustration that they are having with understanding concepts and to make learning fun and enjoyable for them.

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Elisa G

Math
Classroom Teaching Experience
7th to 9th Grades

Santa Clara University

Bachelors of Science in Mathematics

My years of experience as a math teacher definitely help me to be a successful tutor. I enjoy working with a variety of students and I use my deep experience to help me determine if I need to address any past gaps or focus tutoring primarily on current material being presented in class.

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