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Jeff L.
40/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Senior IT Project Manager and Educator

As a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), my approach is to bridge technology and people together. I have the honor and privilege in managing the most high profile technology projects, within the most elite institutions. I am a... read more

40/hour
5.0 (80)
133 hours tutoring
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As a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), my approach is to bridge technology and people together. I have the honor and privilege in managing the most high profile technology projects, within the most elite institutions. I am a... read more

Chris K.
50/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Master's Level Math Tutor, specializing in ACT/SAT Test Prep

I have taught high school mathematics for 10 years. I earned my bachelor's of science in mathematics from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. I also earned my master's in mathematics and education from DePaul University, Chicago, IL.... read more

50/hour
4.9 (177)
542 hours tutoring
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I have taught high school mathematics for 10 years. I earned my bachelor's of science in mathematics from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. I also earned my master's in mathematics and education from DePaul University, Chicago, IL.... read more

Jon Z.
40/hour

Elgin, IL

Industrial Designer w/10+ years experience

Hello, my name is Jon and I look forward to helping you succeed as a professional designer. I've been working full time as a designer since 2010 and worked various internships prior to that. I had a great mentor and have mentored students as well.... read more

40/hour
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Hello, my name is Jon and I look forward to helping you succeed as a professional designer. I've been working full time as a designer since 2010 and worked various internships prior to that. I had a great mentor and have mentored students as well.... read more

Cassandra L.
50/hour

Elgin, IL

Readers are Leaders

Teaching is what I love to do and through differentiated instruction, and the integration of technology, I can help students become successful lifelong readers/learners. I believe that all students can learn with the right motivation! I have 12... read more

50/hour
4.9 (49)
72 hours tutoring
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Teaching is what I love to do and through differentiated instruction, and the integration of technology, I can help students become successful lifelong readers/learners. I believe that all students can learn with the right motivation! I have 12... read more

Joe K.
135/hour

Near Elgin, IL

AP Physics - 27 Years in Public and Private Ed + Homeschooling

Hello! If you're struggling with physics in the midst of our recent events, I'd love to assist you! I'm uniquely positioned to help as I have been teaching both algebra and calculus-based physics to high school and medical school-bound college... read more

135/hour
5.0 (373)
1,297 hours tutoring
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Hello! If you're struggling with physics in the midst of our recent events, I'd love to assist you! I'm uniquely positioned to help as I have been teaching both algebra and calculus-based physics to high school and medical school-bound college... read more

Joyce B.
40/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Secondary Education Mathematics Tutor

I have my Secondary Education Mathematics Degree and specifically love to tutor Pre-Algebra and Algebra. I have tutored both these subjects at Huntington Learning Center as well as on a one-on-one tutoring basis. I have over 3 years of tutoring... read more

40/hour
5.0 (6)
23 hours tutoring
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I have my Secondary Education Mathematics Degree and specifically love to tutor Pre-Algebra and Algebra. I have tutored both these subjects at Huntington Learning Center as well as on a one-on-one tutoring basis. I have over 3 years of tutoring... read more

Abbey B.
45/hour

Near Elgin, IL

College Essays, Elementary / Middle School, High School Tutor

I graduated from Yale University in 2019 with a focus in English literature and writing. Throughout my time there, it was the teachers that made the biggest impact on me, and I want to pass on the favor to other kids, especially when it comes to... read more

45/hour
4.9 (18)
74 hours tutoring
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I graduated from Yale University in 2019 with a focus in English literature and writing. Throughout my time there, it was the teachers that made the biggest impact on me, and I want to pass on the favor to other kids, especially when it comes to... read more

Michelle H.
40/hour

Near Elgin, IL

French, ACT, SAT, math, and more! 10+ yrs exp, IL licensed teacher

**Price break available! Lessons at Poplar Creek library in Streamwood (or Panera, or Starbucks at 59 & Irving Park) are $45/hour **Online rate is $40/hour Hello/Bonjour, potential student! I have 7 years of experience as a French teacher, most... read more

40/hour
4.9 (2644)
6,665 hours tutoring
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**Price break available! Lessons at Poplar Creek library in Streamwood (or Panera, or Starbucks at 59 & Irving Park) are $45/hour **Online rate is $40/hour Hello/Bonjour, potential student! I have 7 years of experience as a French teacher, most... read more

Avi A.
45/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Avi.A - Mathaholic - Tutored for 4 years

I was first introduced to teaching mathematics at a Kumon learning center. Since then, I have worked with a variety of students helping them on whatever course or test they are on. I have immense knowledge of standardized testing. I took the SAT... read more

45/hour
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I was first introduced to teaching mathematics at a Kumon learning center. Since then, I have worked with a variety of students helping them on whatever course or test they are on. I have immense knowledge of standardized testing. I took the SAT... read more

Diana S.
20/hour

Near Elgin, IL

I’m here to help with your tutoring needs

I am an experienced Substitute teacher with a demonstrated history of working in Elementary education. I have a MALS in Library Science and worked as a librarian for 20 years. I love reading and writing and carry that enthusiasm to the students... read more

20/hour
2 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced Substitute teacher with a demonstrated history of working in Elementary education. I have a MALS in Library Science and worked as a librarian for 20 years. I love reading and writing and carry that enthusiasm to the students... read more

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