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Alexander L.
30/hour

Lake Villa, IL

Computer Sciences BA Grad and Software Engineer II

Hey all! I'm Alex, a full stack software engineer at a company in Milwaukee. I mainly tutor high school and college-level computer science and programming but I can also tutor math. I graduated from Northern Michigan University where I acquired... read more

30/hour
5.0 (51)
92 hours tutoring
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Hey all! I'm Alex, a full stack software engineer at a company in Milwaukee. I mainly tutor high school and college-level computer science and programming but I can also tutor math. I graduated from Northern Michigan University where I acquired... read more

Cody F.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced GIS Specialist in International Studies

I am a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and Public Outreach Specialist working at an engineering company in the Greater Chicago area. I also volunteer for an international non-profit organization based in Bolivia focusing on sustainable water... read more

40/hour
5.0 (40)
157 hours tutoring
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I am a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) and Public Outreach Specialist working at an engineering company in the Greater Chicago area. I also volunteer for an international non-profit organization based in Bolivia focusing on sustainable water... read more

Kirill Z.
52/hour

Willowbrook, IL

Physics, math tutor with great knowledge and teaching skills

When I was a schoolboy, my classmates called me "our emergency helper" because of my ability to assist them and explain things clearly. I have been teaching or tutoring during most part of my career, first tutoring job involved third and sixth... read more

52/hour
4.8 (215)
762 hours tutoring
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When I was a schoolboy, my classmates called me "our emergency helper" because of my ability to assist them and explain things clearly. I have been teaching or tutoring during most part of my career, first tutoring job involved third and sixth... read more

Louise H.
70/hour

Centralia, IL

SAT/ACT Math Specialist, Licensed High School Teacher

Hi! I'm a licensed high school math teacher with 11 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

70/hour
5.0 (44)
149 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm a licensed high school math teacher with 11 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

Monsieur Pierre J.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Your French Instructor-"Therapist"

Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= français langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... read more

50/hour
5.0 (545)
2,189 hours tutoring
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Bonjour à tous ! In my sixties, not yet retired, I have more than 30 years of Teaching French as a foreign language (FLE= français langue étrangère) and have studied in Nice, Paris and Strasbourg. Former French Instructor at "Alliance... read more

Jeannie S.
60/hour

Evanston, IL

30 years of experience making German fun!

I was born in America to a German family that no longer spoke German. I learned it in school, and loved it so much that I earned a Ph.D. in it. I've learned other languages as well, and I continue to learn more about German and other languages... read more

60/hour
4.9 (132)
356 hours tutoring
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I was born in America to a German family that no longer spoke German. I learned it in school, and loved it so much that I earned a Ph.D. in it. I've learned other languages as well, and I continue to learn more about German and other languages... read more

Diane G.
45/hour

Geneva, IL

Patient tutor: ACT/SAT, Study Skills, AP Biology & Econ, Writing

I love helping students to succeed. It is my job as a certified teacher in all the sciences and social sciences to help students become aware of their strengths and teach them methods to overcome their weaknesses. Usually just a few sessions and a... read more

45/hour
4.9 (219)
760 hours tutoring
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I love helping students to succeed. It is my job as a certified teacher in all the sciences and social sciences to help students become aware of their strengths and teach them methods to overcome their weaknesses. Usually just a few sessions and a... read more

Joshua M.
69/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

69/hour
5.0 (1828)
4,735 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

Andrew R.
25/hour

Yorkville, IL

High School Science Educator with Masters Degree from Univ of Illinois

I've have taught at the Middle School and High School Environment since 2004 and currently work at a Mathematics and Science Academy. I have a Bachelors in Science from Western Illinois University and a Masters Degree in Special Education from the... read more

25/hour
4.9 (145)
502 hours tutoring
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I've have taught at the Middle School and High School Environment since 2004 and currently work at a Mathematics and Science Academy. I have a Bachelors in Science from Western Illinois University and a Masters Degree in Special Education from the... read more

William A.
32/hour

Wheaton, IL

Seasoned College Prof Tutoring Algebra, Pre-Calc, Stats and Finance

Teaching Experience: Adjunct instructor in over 100 finance, statistics and algebra courses at various universities throughout the Chicago land area. Have tutored many college and high school students in statistics, finance, pre-calculus or... read more

32/hour
4.9 (825)
2,250 hours tutoring
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Teaching Experience: Adjunct instructor in over 100 finance, statistics and algebra courses at various universities throughout the Chicago land area. Have tutored many college and high school students in statistics, finance, pre-calculus or... read more

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