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Jim K.

Chicago, IL

$45/hr

Chemistry/Physics/ACT Tutor

Background check passed as of 6/25/12
Usually responds in about 2 hours

Chemistry/Physics/ACT Tutor

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I will be teaching honors physics and chemistry this year. This summer, I worked for ComEd's "smart grid" education program. I also spent a year doing ACT tutoring at Huntington Learning Center. I am available for tutoring chemistry, physics, earth science, math, and ACT on the weekends

Testimonials

"Excellent tutor! Knowledgeable and professional!"

- Genny, Willowbrook, IL on 8/29/13

"Good tutor but discontinued abruptly."

- Mallik, Naperville, IL on 1/28/13

"Excellent tutor."

- Jancy, Naperville, IL on 12/3/12

"Great tutor!"

- Diana, Woodridge, IL on 10/11/12
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading
Science:
ACT Science, Chemistry, Physics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Chemistry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science
Corporate Training:
Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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DePaul University
Chemistry
Loyola University - Chicago, IL
Graduate Coursework

Education

DePaul University (Chemistry)

Loyola University - Chicago, IL (Graduate Coursework)

Excellent tutor! Knowledgeable and professional! — Jim is an excellent tutor who was able to explain the concepts of Chemistry in a way that my daughter's regular teacher was not able to convey. We are very proud that she got an A in Chemistry last semester. Jim always made time for us when we requested it, often on short notice. He was always prompt and spent the time needed to cover he subject. We highly recommend Jim as a tutor! ...

— Genny, Willowbrook, IL on 8/29/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Travel policy

Jim will travel within 15 miles of Chicago, IL 60646.


About Jim

I will be teaching honors physics and chemistry this year. This summer, I worked for ComEd's "smart grid" education program. I also spent a year doing ACT tutoring at Huntington Learning Center. I am available for tutoring chemistry, physics, earth science, math, and ACT on the weekends

Testimonials

"Excellent tutor! Knowledgeable and professional!"

- Genny, Willowbrook, IL on 8/29/13

"Good tutor but discontinued abruptly."

- Mallik, Naperville, IL on 1/28/13

"Excellent tutor."

- Jancy, Naperville, IL on 12/3/12

"Great tutor!"

- Diana, Woodridge, IL on 10/11/12

Education

DePaul University
Chemistry
Loyola University - Chicago, IL
Graduate Coursework

Education

DePaul University (Chemistry)

Loyola University - Chicago, IL (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Chicago, IL 60646

Jim’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading
Science:
ACT Science, Chemistry, Physics
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Chemistry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science
Corporate Training:
Statistics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Jim K.

Jim K. passed a background check on 6/25/12. The check was ordered by Jim through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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