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Sophia P.
50/hour

Deerfield, IL

Score of 35 on ACT Math Section

I improved my ACT Math score significantly by focusing on time management and specific math skills. I will help students develop strategies for attacking different portions of the exam and learning to solve all the types of problems seen on... read more

50/hour
5.0 (55)
127 hours tutoring
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I improved my ACT Math score significantly by focusing on time management and specific math skills. I will help students develop strategies for attacking different portions of the exam and learning to solve all the types of problems seen on... read more

Ryna F.
110/hour

Chicago, IL

Passionate Tutor Specializing in Standardized Test Prep

I have been tutoring ACT math for ten years. My first ACT Math tutoring job was through Kaplan, so I spent several years learning from top tutors. read more

110/hour
5.0 (4)
17 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring ACT math for ten years. My first ACT Math tutoring job was through Kaplan, so I spent several years learning from top tutors. read more

Olivia S.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Harvard Grad Tutoring Science, History, English, and Test Prep

My experience with the sciences spans multiple fields, including chemistry, biology, and physics. Additionally, I am comfortable with the relevant standardized tests (ACT, AP, and SAT subject tests). In addition to my passion and expertise,... read more

35/hour
5.0 (16)
25 hours tutoring
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My experience with the sciences spans multiple fields, including chemistry, biology, and physics. Additionally, I am comfortable with the relevant standardized tests (ACT, AP, and SAT subject tests). In addition to my passion and expertise,... read more

Oliver L.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

SAT/ACT Tutor 99th percentile

I have a new SAT of 1590/1600, a 36 ACT and am a PSAT National Merit Finalist. I have been tutoring the SAT for 2 years, French as a second language for 1 year, and English as a second language for 3 years. I have 99th percentile... read more

40/hour
5.0 (19)
37 hours tutoring
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I have a new SAT of 1590/1600, a 36 ACT and am a PSAT National Merit Finalist. I have been tutoring the SAT for 2 years, French as a second language for 1 year, and English as a second language for 3 years. I have 99th percentile... read more

Chloe B.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

College student eager to support future college students!

Hi, I’m Chloe! I’m a junior Neuroscience major with a minor in Biostatistics at Loyola University Chicago. I scored a 35 on the ACT and a 1580 on the SAT. I currently have a 4.0 GPA. As a science major and researcher at both Loyola... read more

45/hour
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Hi, I’m Chloe! I’m a junior Neuroscience major with a minor in Biostatistics at Loyola University Chicago. I scored a 35 on the ACT and a 1580 on the SAT. I currently have a 4.0 GPA. As a science major and researcher at both Loyola... read more

Laura S.
60/hour

Bloomingdale, IL

Experienced Teacher for your Math & Reading/Writing Needs

Laura is a highly-qualified mathematics teacher. She has taught math for ten years. The courses Laura has taught include Algebra 2, Algebra, Pre-Algebra, and general math. Laura has also taught several data-driven intervention programs, where her... read more

60/hour
5.0 (50)
230 hours tutoring
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Laura is a highly-qualified mathematics teacher. She has taught math for ten years. The courses Laura has taught include Algebra 2, Algebra, Pre-Algebra, and general math. Laura has also taught several data-driven intervention programs, where her... read more

Karin M.
43/hour

Chicago, IL

BS in Theater; The Second City graduate; Chicago acting classes

I'm a SAG-AFTRA actor with 30 years experience as a teacher and performer on stage, on film and television and in voice-over. I'm a SAFD-trained actor combatant as well, and have taught improvisation around the Americas and as team building to... read more

43/hour
5.0 (6)
27 hours tutoring
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I'm a SAG-AFTRA actor with 30 years experience as a teacher and performer on stage, on film and television and in voice-over. I'm a SAFD-trained actor combatant as well, and have taught improvisation around the Americas and as team building to... read more

Jacob W.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

A great teacher makes complexity simple.

Teaching is about more than answers. Answers can be found in a book or online. You don't need me for answers. Teaching is about the distillation of ideas. Once the ideas of others have been simplified, students can build their understanding... read more

60/hour
5.0 (5)
13 hours tutoring
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Teaching is about more than answers. Answers can be found in a book or online. You don't need me for answers. Teaching is about the distillation of ideas. Once the ideas of others have been simplified, students can build their understanding... read more

George A.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Statistics and Math

At the time, I offered free tutoring to high school students preparing for the ACT, often working with 20 or more students at a time on all aspects of the ACT. After college, I was hired by Kaplan to work with high school students on... read more

40/hour
5.0 (41)
94 hours tutoring
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At the time, I offered free tutoring to high school students preparing for the ACT, often working with 20 or more students at a time on all aspects of the ACT. After college, I was hired by Kaplan to work with high school students on... read more

John B.
50/hour

Lincolnshire, IL

Stanford PhD Experienced in SAT, ACT, Math, Reading, and Writing

...in control of their learning process. I have tutored professionally since 2005 in high school math and English; SAT and ACT math, reading, and writing; science courses; college essay writing including transfer admission; and the college admissions... read more

50/hour
4.9 (7)
27 hours tutoring
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...in control of their learning process. I have tutored professionally since 2005 in high school math and English; SAT and ACT math, reading, and writing; science courses; college essay writing including transfer admission; and the college admissions... read more

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