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James's Tutoring
James's Tutoring

James's Tutoring

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Introduction: I am a senior pre-med biomedical engineering student at Mizzou. I often found that receiving help from someone in my age group made learning easier than a professor due to different perspectives of the content. I try to reciprocate my experiences to you through my service. I have taken both the ACT and SAT multiple times, receiving a 34 and 1550 as my highest on each, respectively. I also received 800's on my Math 2, Chemistry, and Physics SAT 2 exams. Through Thumbtack, I've tutored ACT, SAT, AP Physics, math, and college physics but I am also a writing tutor at Mizzou's Writing Center and volunteer tutor for high school students. I have experience in tutoring writing, chemistry, and biology. I have also gotten a 520 on the MCAT (98 percentile) and am also available for tutoring on that exam. Note: $10 cancellation/noshow fee will be made for cancellations made within 12 hours before an appointment

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Serves Atlanta, GA

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1 employee

4 years in business

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This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear masks during the job

Wear gloves during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

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Customers rated this pro highly for responsiveness, work quality, and professionalism.

Great 4.8

48 reviews


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Lesley B.

Math Tutoring

James is tutoring both of my children (16yrs, 12yrs) in math. I have two very different learners and he has been able to work really well with both of them. He is patient, creative, and generous! We would hire him again and again. Thanks, James!!
Mar 8, 2021
John j.

Math Tutoring

James has been the absolute BEST tutor I have ever had!!! I’ve tried out multiple tutors but no one is able to help me understand statistics as well as him. He is able to thoroughly explain the material and is incredibly patient with any difficulties I face. He helps me stay on track and makes me feel more confident about problem solving! I never thought I’d understand math remotely, but James has shown me otherwise. I’m very grateful I have finally found someone who can truly help me!!!!
May 9, 2020
Ivana l.

Math Tutoring

Me and my daughter really enjoy working with James. He is very patient and uses different ways of explaining the topic to make sure she understands it correctly. My daughter needs help in math and James is very caring and takes pride in his work. We are definitely recommending James if your child needs help with math.
Mar 15, 2021
Melinda S.

Math Tutoring

I needed tutoring for statistics class and James did a good job in making sure I understood formulas and the why behind every step. I 100% recommend him!
Mar 16, 2021
Egeol W.

Science Tutoring

He’s very good at tutoring! I remember struggling with my biology class last semester so I fail and took it this semester I started working with James we worked together until I got a hang of it I learned so much working with him. I will also be working with him next semester for my anatomy to biology class that I will be taking in the summer. Thank you so much James.
Apr 2, 2021
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James Kim


  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    I get to know the student and ask about college goals. I want our relationship to be informal yet intentional, since that allows for better engagement.

  • How did you get started doing this type of work?

    I started tutoring with Ferguson Youth Tutors in my sophomore year because it sounded fun. It truly turned out to be an enjoyable experience due to the students' visible progress and I've continued doing so in my free time throughout high school.

  • What types of customers have you worked with?

    I've worked with several students from elementary school up to college. My strength is with middle school to college students. Occasionally, I taught adults working towards the G.E.D.'s.

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