NEW FEATURES MORE

Ralph L.

Chicago, IL

$30/hour

Algebra I, II, Visual Basic, Beginning C++ tutor

In-person lessons
4.0 average from 1 ratings

Message Ralph

Send Ralph a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response shortly. Have you already emailed Ralph or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

 Checking availability…
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive responses from additional tutors

If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.

Northeastern Illinois University

Education

Northeastern Illinois University

About Ralph

I have tutored my classmates in High School on subjects such as Algebra 1 & 2, and geometry. I was a facilitator at Harry S. Truman College. As a facilitator, I helped minority students improve their math skills so they can increase their chances in succeeding in the mathematics and science field. I'm currently a GED math tutor at two local non-profit organizations in Chicago.

My method of tutoring is quite simple. First, I ask the student to try to solve a problem by his/her own self. If he/she is not able to do so, then I teach the student step by step on how to solve the specific problem. Once he/she successfully solves the problem, I reinforce what the student learned by giving several more similar problems. Once I feel confident that the student understands how to solve the problem, I move on to the next topic.

I have tutored my classmates in High School on subjects such as Algebra 1 & 2, and geometry. I was a facilitator at Harry S. Truman College. As a facilitator, I helped minority students improve their Read more

Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Chicago, IL 60618
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Trigonometry
English:
ESL/ESOL
Test Preparation:
ASVAB, GED, SAT Math
Computer:
C++,
Computer Science, HTML, Visual Basic
Language:
ESL/ESOL
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

C++

I have taken Visual C++ at Northeastern Illinois University. As a computer information systems tutor at a local Chicago college, I helped students finish their C++ programming exercises. Since I finished my C++ programming classes at Northeastern Illinois University, I've been doing programming exercises that our textbook offered at the end of each chapter. I can honestly say that my success rate in making the programs work is very high.

Visual Basic

I took Visual Basic in the late 1990's at a local college. From then on, I've been doing programming exercises from several versions of VB. Currently, I've been doing programming exercises from a VB 2005 book. So far, I'm able to do most of the programming assignments. Therefore, I conclude that I'm capable of teaching this subject to anyone.

Northeastern Illinois University

Education

Northeastern Illinois University

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $30.00

Travel policy

Ralph will travel within 15 miles of Chicago, IL 60618.