Flagship Tutors

Testimonial

I worked with my tutor all the way into college. We started off with geometry, then he would help me on my essays, then we worked on the SATs. Now he helps me online with my college courses. I don’t know what I’d do without him!

Daisy (2nd year college)

Our Tutors

The supply of tutors in the world is overwhelming: we receive thousands of applications per year. Evaluating the qualifications of a potential tutor requires work and time: we interview about 15% of our applicants, getting to know each individual’s background, skills, and personality. To find someone truly great is difficult: we only bring on about 20% of the people we interview. Our acceptance rate ends up being about half that of Harvard University.

Below you’ll see a sample of our tutors and their outstanding educational qualifications. However, what you can’t see on a website is what’s most important: these are wonderful people with a rare talent for bringing the best out of students. We’re excited for you to see that element in person.

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David
Georgetown U.

David, a Ph.D. student at Georgetown, has extensive experience tutoring chemistry and biology. In the lab, he studies how to better combat drug-resistant...

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Colin
UVA, Wash U.

A former administrator and department chair at the Smith School, Colin has taught history, writing, government and music both in the classroom and privately, at the...

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Jennifer
Harvard U.

Jen was at Harvard for her BA, her JD, and her Ph.D., and she's now a professor of American Studies and Women's Studies at George Washington...

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home precal tutor

Lindsay
UVA

Lindsay graduated in 2009 from UVA with a BA in Psychology and Spanish, and then spent two years working for a private tutoring company working...

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Julia
Princeton U.

Princeton only lets you major in one thing—Julia chose Comparative Literature, but she also has certificates in Theater and Dance and in Creative Writing. She...

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private precalc tutor

Katherine
Columbia U.

Katherine is a Teach of America alum who is a licensed New York teacher for grades 7-12, but likes the challenge of working with older students...

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Katie
Columbia U.

In addition to her kind personality and her M.S. in clinical psychology, Katie brings experience as a learning specialist and a researcher studying educational issues...

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private physics tutor

Dan
Wash U.

Dan is a Teach for America alum, and is currently pursuing his graduate degree in School Counseling. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies, playing...

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