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Jim T.

Friendly Home Tutoring - Learning should be Fun

Lincolnshire, IL (60069)

Travel radius
15 miles
Hourly fee
$47.00
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I love learning, and I want to make your learning experience as fun and easy as possible. A lot of teachers rely on repetition and boring busywork, but I believe that learning should be fun and interesting. Creativity is key, even for "uncreative" subjects like Math.

I'm a fun guy. I graduated from Carthage College in 2010 with a degree in Computer Science and a minor in Japanese. I spent my last semester abroad in Japan a tutored English while I was there. When I came home, I started fixing computers and tutoring high school students for a living. I'm also writing a fantasy book called Tales of Eudo the Wanderer, and I'm working on an animation project that teaches Japanese. I'm a little different from most tutors.

Test my skills with a no-risk First Hour. If you don't like me, I'll refund your money and we'll both go our separate ways. But I'm willing to bet that I can help with nearly any academic problem you might have.

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Jim’s subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Discrete Math, Geometry, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, Writing
Computer:
C++, Computer Programming, Computer Science, General Computer, Java
Language:
Japanese
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Reading
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, English, Geometry, Japanese, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
C++, General Computer, Japanese, Java, Proofreading, Public Speaking

Writing

I love writing, especially creative writing. I have a blog where I post random thoughts every single day. I'm also writing a fantasy novel, currently at 40,000 words. I'm confident that I can teach you to write, too.

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Education

Carthage College

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $47.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jim will travel within 15 miles of Lincolnshire, IL 60069.

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