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Deborah P.
55/hour

Country Club Hills, IL

Experienced Middle and High School Math Tutor - Math Diva

Hello students and parents: My name is Deborah P., and I have over ten years of experience teaching mathematics in secondary education, seven of which include teaching all levels of Algebra with traditional and inquiry-based curriculum. In... read more

55/hour
4.8 (879)
2,890 hours tutoring
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Hello students and parents: My name is Deborah P., and I have over ten years of experience teaching mathematics in secondary education, seven of which include teaching all levels of Algebra with traditional and inquiry-based curriculum. In... read more

Louise H.
259/hour

Centralia, IL

SAT/ACT Math Expert, Licensed High School Teacher, Ivy League Degree

Hi! I'm a licensed high school math teacher with 12 years of classroom teaching and online tutoring experience. I hold a bachelors degree in computer science from the University of Virginia and a masters degree in teaching from Columbia... read more

259/hour
5.0 (227)
755 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm a licensed high school math teacher with 12 years of classroom teaching and online tutoring experience. I hold a bachelors degree in computer science from the University of Virginia and a masters degree in teaching from Columbia... read more

Lance G.
36/hour

Manhattan, IL

Philosophy Grad, Chess Coach, & Learning Enthusiast

My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... read more

36/hour
5.0 (353)
833 hours tutoring
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My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... read more

Gordon G.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Private Voice lessons with International Opera Professional

Hello! My name is Gordon G. After completing my Bachelor's degree in Secondary Education (Mathematics) at the University of Calgary in Canada I embarked on a 30-year career in classical music, both concert and opera. My work took me all over... read more

75/hour
5.0 (69)
144 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Gordon G. After completing my Bachelor's degree in Secondary Education (Mathematics) at the University of Calgary in Canada I embarked on a 30-year career in classical music, both concert and opera. My work took me all over... read more

Kelly S.
45/hour

Genoa, IL

MOS Certified Excel Expert Who Wants to Help

I was in the Reference and Genealogy departments for a public library for 20 years and it was so much fun! I loved meeting people where they were and helping them find the answers they looked for. Part of helping people included teaching... read more

45/hour
5.0 (377)
780 hours tutoring
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I was in the Reference and Genealogy departments for a public library for 20 years and it was so much fun! I loved meeting people where they were and helping them find the answers they looked for. Part of helping people included teaching... read more

Chris K.
60/hour

Batavia, 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

60/hour
4.9 (186)
577 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

Shefali J.
50/hour

Gilberts, IL

A Complete Math Tuition Solution

I have been tutoring math on a one-on-one basis for many years. I teach Elementary math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, PreCalculus, Calculus. If you are interested in taking home tutoring classes for your kids, and... read more

50/hour
4.9 (507)
1,516 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring math on a one-on-one basis for many years. I teach Elementary math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, PreCalculus, Calculus. If you are interested in taking home tutoring classes for your kids, and... read more

Joshua M.
79/hour

Mundelein, IL

M.A. in Latin and Ancient Greek with 10+ Years Tutoring Experience

My enthusiasm for teaching ancient languages comes from my passion for the languages themselves, in which I have thirteen years of formal training. I began my tutoring career by volunteering at a local middle school when I was still in high... read more

79/hour
5.0 (2393)
6,646 hours tutoring
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My enthusiasm for teaching ancient languages comes from my passion for the languages themselves, in which I have thirteen years of formal training. I began my tutoring career by volunteering at a local middle school when I was still in high... read more

Xiao D.
120/hour

Evanston, IL

PhD researcher for Computer Science Tutoring

I have extensive experiences teaching advanced computer science topics to a variety of students, including professional software professionals, college students at all levels, as well as highly motivated high school students. The goal is to... read more

120/hour
5.0 (14)
49 hours tutoring
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I have extensive experiences teaching advanced computer science topics to a variety of students, including professional software professionals, college students at all levels, as well as highly motivated high school students. The goal is to... read more

Sally M.
40/hour

Roselle, IL

Experienced tutor for writing, editing, proofreading, Spanish/ESL

Writing and editing have been a passion since high school. I always excelled in English courses and as I finished school at Roosevelt University, enjoyed writing and researching the many required papers. Everything was written in APA style... read more

40/hour
4.8 (36)
340 hours tutoring
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Writing and editing have been a passion since high school. I always excelled in English courses and as I finished school at Roosevelt University, enjoyed writing and researching the many required papers. Everything was written in APA style... read more

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