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Pete P.

Chicago, IL

$15/hr

Experienced Chicago High School Math Teacher

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— Kate, Chicago, IL on 2/7/15

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CWRU, Cleveland
Roosevelt
Master's

Education

CWRU, Cleveland

Roosevelt (Master's)

About Pete

I am a experienced Chicago high school math teacher (37 years with CPS). I am able to teach and or tutor math subjects up to and including AP Calculus. I have much experience tutoring and teaching SAT/ACT test preparation.

I have taught in a private school setting (8th grade through 12th grade), as well as have 37 years experience with the Chicago Public School, and a total of 42 years math teaching. I am fully certified by the Illinois state system, and have a certificate for teaching mathematics, grades 6 to 12.

I am a very patient, caring teacher, and have made excellent success with students of diverse backgrounds and ability levels.
I am a experienced Chicago high school math teacher (37 years with CPS). I am able to teach and or tutor math subjects up to and including AP Calculus. I have much experience tutoring and teaching Read more

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Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60645
Background Check: Passed

"Best Tutor Ever!"

- Kate, Chicago, IL on 2/7/15

"Great Tutor!!!"

- Liliana, Chicago, IL on 3/31/14

"Easy to work with, determined for the success of his students."

- James, Chicago, IL on 2/20/14

"Good explanations"

- Peter, Arlington Heights, IL on 7/21/13

"Great Tutor & Very Patient"

- Kathleen, Chicago, IL on 1/8/13
Math:
ACT Math,
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry,
Prealgebra, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Geometry,
Prealgebra, SAT Math
Test Preparation:
ACT Math,
SAT Math

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ACT Math

I have 42 years' teaching experience in grades 8 to 12. I have extensive practice in tutoring for both the SAT and ACT college tests.

Algebra 1

As a math teacher of 42 years, I have taught all math subjects from Prealgebra to AP Calculus. I am a patient, considerate teacher/tutor, and have had outstanding success in this field.

Algebra 2

I have taught math for 42 years, including algebra at the high school level. In particular I have excellent experience in teaching and tutoring Algebra 2 (also known as Advanced Algebra with Trigonometry).

Geometry

I have 42 years' experience as a math teacher/tutor, most recently in the Chicago Public School system. I am adept at all levels of math teaching from 6th grade to 12th grade, including SAT and ACT preparation.

Trigonometry

I am fully qualified to tutor the subject of Trigonometry. It is part of courses called Advanced Algebra/Trigonometry in the customary high school math curriculum; I have many years' experience teaching this subject.

CWRU, Cleveland
Roosevelt
Master's

Education

CWRU, Cleveland

Roosevelt (Master's)

Best Tutor Ever! — Pete was such a great help to me, really patient and kind. I have had math issues all my life and he was willing to spend the time going over things (sometimes again and again) until I really got it. I would recommend him to ANYONE who needs extra help with numbers. He was always prepared with answer keys to the problems I emailed him in advance and gave them to me at the end so that I could go o ...

— Kate, Chicago, IL on 2/7/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $15.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Pete will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60645.

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