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Sam G.

Enthusiastic and Trustworthy Math & Science Tutor

Glenview, IL (60025)

Travel radius
10 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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I have always had a passion for teaching math and science and for several years have tutored children in middle school, high school, and college in mathematics and the sciences. I obtained a B.S. in molecular biology at the University of Michigan. This degree included biochemistry, 5 semesters of calculus, and 2 semesters of physical chemistry. I then attended and graduated from medical school at Southern Illinois University in Springfield. I practiced pediatrics for 7 years before changing my specialty to anesthesiology.

Subsequent I taught residents at Loyola University Medical Center and the University of Chicago Medical Center for roughly 14 years. I have taught medical students, residents, and fellow physicians, and have given numerous lectures and published several research papers. Currently I work in medicine only part-time because of a heart condition.

I have broad knowledge and an infectious, genuine interest in mathematics and the sciences. I have assisted school teachers teaching mathematics to 3rd and 7th grades and tutored high school and college students in chemistry and physics. I enjoy spending time with children and young adults and being able to help them understand & appreciate physiology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics through high school and college. My approach is not centered on memorization of formulae but understanding basic concepts.

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Sam’s subjects

Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, SAT Math
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
History:
Anthropology
Science:
ACT Science, Anatomy, Anthropology, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry

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Education

University of Michigan (Molecular Biology)

Southern Illinois University (MD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sam will travel within 10 miles of Glenview, IL 60025.

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