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Richard S.
40/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Math, Science, Computer Tutor in Far North Suburbs

I have been tutoring independently since graduating high school. In high school, I was selected twice to teach the class when the teacher was unavailable. My best subject is Math. I was consistently at the top of my class in math in high school and college, achieving a 32 in math on my ACT and a composite score of 30.... read more

40/hour
5.0 (51)
161 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring independently since graduating high school. In high school, I was selected twice to teach the class when the teacher was unavailable. My best subject is Math. I was consistently at the top of my class in math in high school and college, achieving a 32 in math on my ACT and a composite score of 30.... read more

Kurt D.
60/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Enthusiastic Tenured Math Teacher Available!

Algebra 2 is a continuation of Algebra 1 but focuses its attention on the behavior of various functions and their zeros. I had the opportunity of taking over 1 Algebra 2 class during my student teaching experience so not only do I have a well rounded knowledge of Algebra in general, but I... read more

60/hour
5.0 (3)
129 hours tutoring
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Algebra 2 is a continuation of Algebra 1 but focuses its attention on the behavior of various functions and their zeros. I had the opportunity of taking over 1 Algebra 2 class during my student teaching experience so not only do I have a well rounded knowledge of Algebra in general, but I... read more

Michelle H.
40/hour

Near Elgin, IL

20+ Years of Experience In Algebra 1 Tutoring

Before I knew I was going to teach French, I was originally going to become a math teacher. I have had numerous students tell me that I should teach math (at their schools), as they really enjoy my step-by-step, simple breakdown method. I have helped numerous people conquer their fear of math. read more

40/hour
4.9 (2636)
6,638 hours tutoring
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Before I knew I was going to teach French, I was originally going to become a math teacher. I have had numerous students tell me that I should teach math (at their schools), as they really enjoy my step-by-step, simple breakdown method. I have helped numerous people conquer their fear of math. read more

Hannah D.
35/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Math and science tutor

I currently tutor high school math, science and English through my high school and I would love to help out your elementary, high school and middle school students to become better students and succeed in their classes. I currently tutor Algebra 1 and 2 through my school. I have taken AP biology and passed with... read more

35/hour
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I currently tutor high school math, science and English through my high school and I would love to help out your elementary, high school and middle school students to become better students and succeed in their classes. I currently tutor Algebra 1 and 2 through my school. I have taken AP biology and passed with... read more

ANTHONY P.
50/hour

Near Elgin, IL

College Grad Ready to Solve All Your Math Problems!

Hello! My name is Anthony and I am happy to help. I have multiple years of tutoring experience at the college level. I graduated NIU with a Mechanical Engineering degree in 2017 and tutored a diverse set of students in an array of college level math classes three years leading up to my graduation. I enjoy working... read more

50/hour
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Hello! My name is Anthony and I am happy to help. I have multiple years of tutoring experience at the college level. I graduated NIU with a Mechanical Engineering degree in 2017 and tutored a diverse set of students in an array of college level math classes three years leading up to my graduation. I enjoy working... read more

Shahir T.
40/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Patient and Knowledgeable High School, SAT, and ACT Prep Tutor

Hi, my name is Shahir, and I am a private tutor with four years of experience teaching reading, writing, math, and science to middle and high school students! I am a senior at Bowdoin College majoring in Computer Science, and I earned a perfect 36/36 ACT score and a 4.76 GPA at Conant High School. I offer online,... read more

40/hour
5.0 (3)
6 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Shahir, and I am a private tutor with four years of experience teaching reading, writing, math, and science to middle and high school students! I am a senior at Bowdoin College majoring in Computer Science, and I earned a perfect 36/36 ACT score and a 4.76 GPA at Conant High School. I offer online,... read more

Scott V.
50/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Mathematics Tutor--Helping Students Gain Confidence To Succeed

I have worked extensively the past two years tutoring students in Algebra 2. This work has included helping students prepare for upcoming ACT Examinations. Much of the review included basic Algebra skills review to help the students achieve their goals. read more

50/hour
4.6 (8)
25 hours tutoring
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I have worked extensively the past two years tutoring students in Algebra 2. This work has included helping students prepare for upcoming ACT Examinations. Much of the review included basic Algebra skills review to help the students achieve their goals. read more

Brenda O.
50/hour

Elgin, IL

Certified Middle Grades (4th-8th) and Pre-Algebra Tutor

My teaching and tutoring experiences have included teaching math at the elementary, middle school and college levels and the instruction has ranged from traditional math to accelerated math, Pre-Algebra, and Algebra 1, Part 1. I have worked with upper elementary/intermediate students (fifth and sixth... read more

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5.0 (20)
90 hours tutoring
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My teaching and tutoring experiences have included teaching math at the elementary, middle school and college levels and the instruction has ranged from traditional math to accelerated math, Pre-Algebra, and Algebra 1, Part 1. I have worked with upper elementary/intermediate students (fifth and sixth... read more

Matthew A.
50/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Math and Computer Science Tutor and Teacher

I have tutored a wide variety of math subjects, such as calculus, pre-calculus, trigonometry, geometry, algebra, and pre-algebra. I have also student taught AP Computer Science A and AP Computer Science Principles. I graduated Illinois State University with a 4.0 cumulative GPA while majoring in mathematics. I... read more

50/hour
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I have tutored a wide variety of math subjects, such as calculus, pre-calculus, trigonometry, geometry, algebra, and pre-algebra. I have also student taught AP Computer Science A and AP Computer Science Principles. I graduated Illinois State University with a 4.0 cumulative GPA while majoring in mathematics. I... read more

Adam G.
60/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Former Princeton Review tutor - 17+ years experience in algebra

Algebra is an area that can be difficult for many high school students. When I taught high school full time, I worked with students at all ability levels. I can explain algebra concepts clearly, and have been helping students in this field since 1998. I'm a top 1-3% scorer in the math sections of... read more

60/hour
5.0 (150)
466 hours tutoring
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Algebra is an area that can be difficult for many high school students. When I taught high school full time, I worked with students at all ability levels. I can explain algebra concepts clearly, and have been helping students in this field since 1998. I'm a top 1-3% scorer in the math sections of... read more

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