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Kevin D.
45/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

Software Engineer at JP Morgan with 6+ Years of Tutoring Experience

I scored a perfect 800 on the Math Subject 2 SAT, which is mostly based around Precalculus. I also understand the hard transition between Algebra 2 and Precalculus and know how to tackle those problems thoroughly. read more

45/hour
5.0 (5)
19 hours tutoring
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I scored a perfect 800 on the Math Subject 2 SAT, which is mostly based around Precalculus. I also understand the hard transition between Algebra 2 and Precalculus and know how to tackle those problems thoroughly. read more

Timothy R.
100/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

SAT-Math|Algebra|Geometry|Precalculus|Calculus|Physics Tutor

I will make sure they have a strong foundation and understanding so they can keep the lessons I provide them with for the rest of their education. I work well with all ages! Specialized Subjects: - SAT Math - Prealgebra - Algebra 1, Algebra 2 - Geometry - Precalculus - Calculus - Physics Current... read more

100/hour
4.8 (224)
857 hours tutoring
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I will make sure they have a strong foundation and understanding so they can keep the lessons I provide them with for the rest of their education. I work well with all ages! Specialized Subjects: - SAT Math - Prealgebra - Algebra 1, Algebra 2 - Geometry - Precalculus - Calculus - Physics Current... read more

Andrew P.
30/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

Former High School Math Teacher, Johns Hopkins Student

As a standardized testing tutor, I will be especially helpful in eliminating the careless mistakes that cost students college acceptances and thousands of dollars in scholarship money every year. Elementary, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, ACT Math, SAT II Mathematics Please do... read more

30/hour
5.0 (34)
58 hours tutoring
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As a standardized testing tutor, I will be especially helpful in eliminating the careless mistakes that cost students college acceptances and thousands of dollars in scholarship money every year. Elementary, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, ACT Math, SAT II Mathematics Please do... read more

Richard B.
50/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

Effective and Experienced Math and Science Tutor and Teacher.

I have degrees in electrical engineering, math and accounting and have tutored many students over the past 20 years as well as taught professionals in a corporate setting. I currently teach high school physics, chemistry and algebra. I know from experience there is no 'one size fits all' when it... read more

50/hour
5.0 (202)
373 hours tutoring
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I have degrees in electrical engineering, math and accounting and have tutored many students over the past 20 years as well as taught professionals in a corporate setting. I currently teach high school physics, chemistry and algebra. I know from experience there is no 'one size fits all' when it... read more

Rebecca B.
75/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

High School Math Teacher & Tutor

I graduated from Montclair State University with a Bachelor's in Mathematics, obtained my teaching certification through Ramapo College of New Jersey's Teacher Education Program, and am currently pursuing a Master of Science degree in Instructional Technology. I currently teach Algebra 1 and Geometry in... read more

75/hour
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I graduated from Montclair State University with a Bachelor's in Mathematics, obtained my teaching certification through Ramapo College of New Jersey's Teacher Education Program, and am currently pursuing a Master of Science degree in Instructional Technology. I currently teach Algebra 1 and Geometry in... read more

Lisa P.
40/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

Math Major with Experience in Teaching

I am Lisa! I am currently studying Mathematics of Finance and Actuarial Science at New Jersey Institute of Technology. I have been tutoring for a little over a year now. I taught mathematics at SB Education, Middlesex County College and Fraser's Mathematics Solutions and recently started my own tutoring business.... read more

40/hour
5.0 (5)
22 hours tutoring
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I am Lisa! I am currently studying Mathematics of Finance and Actuarial Science at New Jersey Institute of Technology. I have been tutoring for a little over a year now. I taught mathematics at SB Education, Middlesex County College and Fraser's Mathematics Solutions and recently started my own tutoring business.... read more

Jennifer J.
100/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

Experienced Math/ACT/SAT/Study Skills Tutor with PROVEN METHODS

I taught algebra 1 for 8 years at a high school in the north shore suburbs of Chicago. read more

100/hour
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I taught algebra 1 for 8 years at a high school in the north shore suburbs of Chicago. read more

Josh C.
65/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

Decade of Experience tutoring, M.Ed in Science Education

Over the course of ten years, I have developed a number of tips, tricks, and methods to help understand and implement the various skills required in Algebra 2 courses. These methods have been successful with students ranging from 7th graders to college seniors and beyond. read more

65/hour
4.9 (500)
2,705 hours tutoring
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Over the course of ten years, I have developed a number of tips, tricks, and methods to help understand and implement the various skills required in Algebra 2 courses. These methods have been successful with students ranging from 7th graders to college seniors and beyond. read more

Eric W.
150/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

Masters in Physics, 5 Stars on RateMyProfessors, 15+ Years Experience

Hi, my name is Eric! I am an passionate educator with 17 years of tutoring experience and 3 years of college teaching experience. I first started tutoring as a founding member of my middle school "study club" and I have loved helping students ever since. I followed this passion into higher education where I earned a BS... read more

150/hour
5.0 (14)
32 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Eric! I am an passionate educator with 17 years of tutoring experience and 3 years of college teaching experience. I first started tutoring as a founding member of my middle school "study club" and I have loved helping students ever since. I followed this passion into higher education where I earned a BS... read more

Keith T.
35/hour

Near Plainfield, NJ

14 year veteran teacher of Science and Math

I've been tutoring math from an elementary level up to and including Calculus, including Algebra 1. Additionally, I also have been tutoring SAT Math for 6 years. I have also been teaching freshman Science and Math for 15 years in public schools. read more

35/hour
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I've been tutoring math from an elementary level up to and including Calculus, including Algebra 1. Additionally, I also have been tutoring SAT Math for 6 years. I have also been teaching freshman Science and Math for 15 years in public schools. read more

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