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Robyn Gurnari

Science (Up to HS), Anatomy and Physiology (All levels, including College), Spanish (Up to Intermediate Level College), Psychology (All levels), Elementary and Middle School subjects (including special services), English/Writing (all levels)

My name is Robyn Gurnari and I am studying the speech-language-hearing sciences at La Salle University looking to pursue a career of speech therapy with all ages upon graduation. I specialize in sciences but can work with most subjects. My philosophy is that all subjects can be learned by varying teaching and learning methods. Adaptation is the key to success.

Steven Scarfone

SAT, MCAT, Physics, Algebra, Geometry, Calculus, General and Organic Chemistry, Biology

I am a recent Penn graduate, with a Bachelor's degree in Biophysics. I have 6 years of tutoring experience, mostly with high school and college students. But I also have taught science to elementary students in the Philadelphia School District for 4 years. So I am comfortable and experienced with all ages, and committed to helping your child succeed!

Krista Glick

Early Grades Reading and Elementary Reading, Writing, Math

My name is Krista Glick and I am a compassionate, experienced and enthusiastic elementary teacher.  I am living my dream by teaching and it is my goal to give every child the tools they need to succeed.   I am creative and determined to help each child reach their full potential!

Nancy Moore

Reading, Math through Algebra and Geometry, Writing

I am an innovative tutor with strategies for anxious and/or underachieving students. I have specialized in researching and developing strategies for students who have learning difficulties, or find learning in a structured classroom a poor fit for the way they learn.  

Lee Burwasser

Math, Chemistry, Physics, English, US History, Standardized Test Prep, Writing, French

I have over four years tutoring experience and a Bachelor's in Physics. I love working with students to both improve their understanding of the material and to lower their anxieties (and those of their parents!). Though I specialize in Math, Chemistry, Physics, and SAT prep, I cover most other subjects as well.

Adam Levin

Algebra, Algebra II, Computer Applications, Reading Support, Elementary Math, SAT, ACT and more!

I have eight years of tutoring experience and am the founder of Tutor Delphia. I find that I am able to connect with students and help them learn at an accelerated rate through one-on-one tutoring.

Christopher Curcio

English/Language Arts, Middle Years Math, Social Studies, Business Math, Microsoft Office

I am an 8th grade ELA teacher at Roosevelt Elementary in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. I am 28 years old, a father-to-be, and am currently working on a Master's degree in Academic Leadership at Drexel University.

Ashley Daniels

Pre K-4 Reading & Math , Creative Writing, Art Lessons (all mediums)

Hello! My name is Ashley and I am currently studying at St. Joseph's University for my M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education.  I love children, and can help with reading comprehension and elementary math. I also have a Bachelors in Fine Arts, and can offer lessons in a variety of art mediums and creative writing.

Judy Haraburda

Writing, Reading, Spelling, Grammar, Vocabulary

I earned a degree in Professional Writing with College Honors at Carnegie Mellon University. I want to share my love of reading and writing. Besides being a lifelong avid reader, I am very patient and nurturing and good at explaining how things work. I would try to inspire your child the way my favorite teachers did me.

Carlos Uribe

Algebra, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Physics, AP Physics

I studied Electrical Engineering at Penn State University, specializing in Control Theory and Digital Signal Processing. I am a detail oriented person and a problem solving aficionado who loves teaching others how to conquer the toughest problems with ease and efficiency. I specialize in Math and Physics.

Monica Harbison

Reading, English, Language Arts & Writing - Grades K-12

Math - Elementary

I am a certified Reading Specialist and English teacher with experience teaching students from kindergarten to high school. My title as an Improvement of Reading teacher has given me the expertise to plan and prepare lessons for individual and small group instruction. I am also a concerned member of my community who volunteers on Saturdays tutoring students at the neighborhood recreation center. I understand the value of education and wish to be a part of improving the skills of students by building their confidence as well as their academic success. 

Alexandra Cathcart

English, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Algebra, Trig, Precalc, Elementary/Middle School Math and Reading, SAT Prep

I studied both biology and English literature at the University of Pittsburgh. I love learning and discussing widely varied subjects and trying to find connections between them. My love of educating and building relationships with others led me to medicine; I am currently a medical student at Temple University, and I intend to go into pediatrics.

Chris Lowen

Mathematics (Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Discrete, Linear Algebra, Abstract Algebra, Probability)

Test Prep (ACT, SAT, College Essays)

Music Theory

I'm a well-rounded, curious, and motivated adventurer with a passion for exciting others to learn new things.  I studied Math and Music at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota (brrrrr, it's cold up there!) and also learned how to canoe (way fun!).  I am a big picture person who loves seeing connections between different disciplines.  Strive toward what interests you, and with hard work you will become the strongest version of yourself.  

Robin Finkelstein

Reading, Writing, Elementary Education for 1st grade to 4th grade, Hebrew

I've been teaching for 36 years. For the past 11 years I've taught 1st to 4th grades in all subjects. I'm certified in elementary education and Hebrew and have taught many students, including those with special needs and English language learners. 

 

Sarah Snyder

Science, English, Math

Elementary, Middle, and Upper Grades

I am a certified teacher and graduate of Teacher's College, Columbia University. My background is in Earth Science and I've taught middle school science for over 5 years. I also taught in India and am comfortable with students of all backgrounds.

Lyndi R

Biology, Genetics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Algebra I

As a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology and a cancer biologist, I use many scientific and math concepts on a daily basis.  I have taught several college and graduate level classes and mentor junior scientists daily.  I can clearly explain and break down complex concepts to make them more understandable.  I enjoy working with others and teaching!

Matthew Hall

English (especially writing); SAT and PSSA prep

I use interaction and creative production to improve students' knowledge of the writing process.

Per Faaland

SAT, ACT, GRE, GED; K-12 Reading, Writing and Math; Critical Thinking and Public Speaking

In my 20+ years as an educator, I have enjoyed working with students and helping to guide them to turn confusion into clarity, inability into mastery, and intimidation into confidence. I have enjoyed assisting and coaching students across ages, levels and abilities to attain these objectives in many diverse subjects.

Shang Celsius

Civil Engineering, SAT, Algebra, Geometry, Statistics, Calculus, Analysis, Vectors, Classical Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Special Relativity, Quantum Physics, Optics, Chemistry, AutoCAD, French, West African Pigin English

I have a Bachelor's degree in Physics and another in Civil Engineering. I can help resolve any challenges you may have in Math, Physics, Chemistry, or Civil Engineering.

Gina Tomaine

English, Reading, Writing and Composition, College Application Essays, Social Sciences (Economics, Government), Latin

I am an enthusiastic lover of learning with 7 years of writing tutoring experience. I have an M.F.A. in Creative Nonfiction Writing from Emerson College in Boston, and a B.A. in English and Economics from Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia. I am currently an adjunct instructor in Composition and Literature at Saint Joseph's.

About Us

Tutor Delphia is a small private tutoring company in Philadelphia specializing in high quality one on one tutoring for test prep, academic subjects and computer training.

Contact Us

Tutor Delphia, LLC.
317 Glen Echo Rd.
Philadelphia, PA 19119
(267) 482-0627
Adam Levin, Owner and Founder
Info@TutorDelphia.com

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