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Mark B. - Tutor

Math, Physics, Scientific Computing, Earth Sciences Tutoring
Mark B. -  Tutor
Hourly Fee: $45
Location: Somerville, MA
Travel Radius: 2 miles
Your first hour with any tutor is always 100% refundable!

Personal Statement

I'm a graduate of Dartmouth College with majors in Physics and Earth Sciences and programming experience in the Python, MATLAB, and C/C++ languages. Currently, I'm a Ph.D. student at Harvard in the Earth and Planetary Sciences Department.

I've been consistently surprised by how much I enjoy tutoring my favorite subjects and I'd love to work with enthusiastic and curious students.

In the past, I've tutored introductory computer science, been a study group leader for an intermediate level cal...


Very patient and knowledgeable. Mark listened to me explain what I knew and where I was stuck. I was able to receive information on the misconceptions I had about how the data structures and algorithms worked so that I could begin to presume the solution. Mark was also an easy tutor to talk to, I felt comfortable to ask questions candidly during an explanation of something to make sure I really understood the concepts and everything that the data members were doing. I feel a lot more confident in every aspect of coding, now I just need to "practice, practice, practice"! Thank you!
- Emma G. from Cambridge, MA
Mark was able to help me very last minute. He was helpful explaining the problems I was working on and giving context for how lists work.
- Tara M. from Boston, MA
Mark emailed me promptly to answer any questions I had. He was flexible about timing and location. And, he was very helpful as a tutor. I would hire him again anytime.
- Kira L. from Prairie Village, KS
My son said he was the best math teacher he's had so far. He's ready for his final exam now
- Leyla M. from Overland Park, KS