Need help finding the right tutor?

Why are you seeking tutoring?
Are you a parent or a student?
When do you want to start?
How often would you like to meet with a tutor?
What is your name?
What is your zip code?
What is your email address?
What is your phone number?
Have you received tutoring before?

Thanks! You'll be called typically within 24 hours by the tutor or company you contacted.

Featured By
Gwendolyn tutors in Portland, OR

Gwendolyn W.

Private tutor in Portland, OR

Gwendolyn W.51

1 review


Reed College - BA, Anthropology


My tutoring career consists of leading former homework clubs in which I covered all elementary courses as well as a number of courses for high school students. I also worked to obtain needed educational resources both in and out of the classroom. I feel my purpose as a tutor centers around ensuring the success of any student, no matter the level of capability and preferred learning methodology of that person. If a student lacks the ability to clearly define or understand anything about a learning methodology, I help him or her discover it without forcing any preconceived notions onto the situation. History, reading, social studies, and writing are my favorite subjects to tutor. However, I also tutor chemistry, government and politics, pre-algebra, science, and a whole host of other subjects. I even have extensive experience working with ESL courses.A fascination with global interests and different cultures led me to earn a degree in cultural anthropology from Reed College. I believe my work in this field makes me a tutor that works well with people of varied backgrounds. It also allows me to learn about the world from my students, which keeps my teaching skills sharp. I enjoy reading, singing, and writing. 


Weekdays at any time, Weekends at any time

Can Meet

Up to 30 minutes away at my regular hourly rate


music, writing, singing, biking

Show More

Inquire About This Tutor


Most tutors respond within 48 hours.

Feel free to contact other tutors while you wait.

If this is your first request, please check your email (including your spam folder) to finish setting up your account!