Great Expectations only hires a mere 1-2% of its applicants — our staff is made up of the most experienced, educated, friendly, and charismatic education experts out there.

Royce C

ClassicAcademic TutorTest Prep Tutor
EducationEarned a B.A. in Environmental Biology with a concentration in Computer Science from Columbia University
HobbiesTabletop and board games, exercise and weightlifting, and reading
Test PrepACT (English, Math, Reading, Science, Writing)
Academic SubjectsAlgebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Precalculus, Calculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, Statistics, AP Statistics, Computer Science, AP Computer ScienceBiology, AP Biology, Chemistry, AP Chemistry, Physics, AP Physics, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism, Environmental Science, AP Environmental Science
General Strengthsmanaging test anxiety, reading comprehension, standardized test advisement, literary analysis, test-taking psychology
Related ExperienceOver six years of experience tutoring AP subjects, standardized tests, competitive math, and more; competitor and coach for American Mathematics Contest (AMC) 8, 10, and 12, and qualifier for American Invitational Mathematics Examination (AIME); researched microbiology at UCSD over 2 years, culminating in a senior research thesis

Ryan S

Founder's CircleAcademic TutorTest Prep TutorTest Proctor
EducationEarned an A.B. in Applied Mathematics from Harvard University with a minor in Music
HobbiesCello, guitar, singing, bass, long distance running, hiking, watching TV, movies, going to concerts, writing
Test PrepSAT (Reading and Writing, Math), ACT (English, Math, Reading, Science, Writing)
Academic SubjectsPre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Precalculus, Calculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, Multivariable Calculus, Statistics, AP Statistics, Computer Science, AP Computer ScienceBiology, AP Biology, Chemistry, AP Chemistry, Physics, AP Physics, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism, Web Design/HTMLUS History & Government, AP US Government/PoliticsSpanish I, Spanish II, Spanish III, Spanish IVPsychology, AP Psychology, Music Theory, AP Music Theory
General Strengthselementary education, organizational skills, managing test anxiety, study skills, standardized test advisement, test-taking psychology, college-level coursework
Related ExperienceServed as National Honor Society tutor during high school; served as cello teacher throughout high school and college; tutored organic chemistry as an undergraduate; served as designer and teacher of a music curriculum for summer camps in Boston for children aged 5 to 16