Science tutoring

Our Science Tutors are experts in every subject!



From motion and forces to electricity and magnetism, our science tutors know Physics.

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From Darwin to DNA, our science tutors are experts in Biology, too!

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Stoichiometry, Acids, Bases, and Atoms, demystified with the help of a private science tutor.

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Environmental Science

Habitats, hazardous waste, and watersheds made easy with science tutoring.

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Computer Science

From intro to AP classes, our JAVA, C++, HTML computer science tutors are ready to help.

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Our 1-on-1 science tutors are highly trained and ready to help.

Science classes can be challenging. A professional science tutor can break down complex concepts, teach study skills, and instill confidence in a student.

Our experienced tutors get students to deeply understand the material so that they can succeed on difficult science tests.

Once a student is caught up, the science tutor will teach ahead of the class so that the teacher’s instruction is review.


Learn how you can benefit from our science tutoring program

A great science tutor can make all the difference!

Even if your student has a difficult teacher, lacks the study skills to exceed in a demanding class, or is stretched too thin by the number of activities on her plate, we can provide support and help make learning fun. A great one-on-one science tutor can make all the difference. We support our Bay Area tutors with hours of training and share our experience about your local school system. We are passionate about science, math, and every subject we teach.

How academic science tutoring works


Talk with a Director

One of our directors talks with you in depth to learn about your student’s strengths and challenges in her science class.


Regular Weekly Tutoring Sessions

We connect you with a professional, experienced science tutor who will meet with your student regularly (usually once per week).


Feedback and Adjustments

We’ll touch base with you after the first few tutoring sessions to see how things are going and pass along valuable feedback from your student’s tutor.


Our approach to science tutoring.

Identify and Fill in Content Gaps

At the beginning of the science tutoring sessions, we gather feedback and identify gaps in content understanding. By filling in content gaps, we help students thrive on their current coursework.

Make Science Come Alive

We share our passion for science and connect course material to real life examples.

Build in Study Skills

We teach time management, organization, and note-taking, which helps students to build confidence not only in their present science courses, but also in the rest of their academic endeavors.

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Science tutors near you!

 I often have multiple students from the same class and teacher, and can alter my lessons to best complement the teacher's curriculum, teaching style, and tests. 
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Meet a few of our science tutors in the Bay Area:

Peter Littlefield - Science tutor for Chemistry, AP Chemistry, AP Biology, Biology, MCA

Peter Littlefield

Science subjects tutored:

Chemistry, AP Chemistry, AP Biology, Biology and MCAT

Tutoring Locations:

Menlo Park

“During each of my endeavors, I have found time to teach, tutor, and mentor biology and chemistry students at multiple levels of knowledge and ability.Those experiences have been essential in shaping my present tutoring philosophy.”

GRE Tutor AJ Tutoring

Robert Jonas

Science subjects tutored:

Chemistry, AP Chemistry

Tutoring Locations:

Palo Alto and Online

“Over the last five years, I have spent as a test prep and chemistry tutor at AJ, I have helped hundreds of students improve their SAT/ACT scores and expand their knowledge of and appreciation for chemistry. I am proud to serve as the head of AJ’s chemistry department!”

Kaitlin Coyle - Science tutor for Physics, Biology, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics C, AP Biology

Kaitlin Coyle

Science subjects tutored:

Physics, Biology, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics C, AP Biology

Tutoring Locations:


“I found all of my teaching and tutoring experience humbling and rewarding; I sincerely enjoy watching students have their own “aha!” moments with topics that I love!”

Are you struggling to keep up with your science course?

Our science tutors are trained not only on the content, but also on different learning styles. We personalize our approach to meet your needs.

Talk to a Director
Peninsula Main Phone Number (650) 331-3251
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