Over 800 tutoring hours

Jason P.

Glenview, IL

$80/hr

Chemistry and Math Tutor (10 years experience)

In-person lessons
Replies in 5 hours
Background check passed as of 12/6/14
4.9 Avg. Rating
 
 
337 Ratings
 
 
5hrs Response Time
Off to a great start with a smart tutor who put my daughter at ease
— Sue, Des Plaines, IL on 7/2/15

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University of Natal Durban
University of Kwazulu Natal
Master's

Education

University of Natal Durban

University of Kwazulu Natal (Master's)

About Jason

I have ten years experience tutoring high school and college students in chemistry (organic, inorganic, physical or analytical), physics and mathematics (geometry, calculus and algebra) on both a one on one level as well as in big groups. My undergraduate was a major in chemistry with a minor in math after which I completed a masters in chemistry. I was the top student in all my chemistry classes, so I have a clear understanding of all the concepts to do with chemistry. I will be able to help you or your child to understand these concepts, using real life examples, and will also be able to coach you to the techniques which will enable you to answer them every time.

I tutor because I love working with children. I am happy to work with anyone who is willing to work and am very patient with students as they try to understand new concepts. I have been in the Glenview area the past four years and have tutored high schoolers from Notre Dame, New Trier, GBS, GBN, Deerfield High, Loyola Academy and Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart. So if you are really struggling with chemistry or math or just want to improve your grades I'm the guy for you.
I have ten years experience tutoring high school and college students in chemistry (organic, inorganic, physical or analytical), physics and mathematics ( Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required

When tutoring groups of students I charge an additional $10 per hour for each additional student.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Glenview, IL 60025
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Off to a great start with a smart tutor who put my daughter at ease"

- Sue, Des Plaines, IL on 7/2/15

"Jason was awesome!"

- Jackie, Northbrook, IL on 6/15/15

"Confidence builder"

- Kim, Glenview, IL on 2/18/15

"Excellent Tutor!"

- Kathy, Glenview, IL on 11/28/14

"Excellent tutor and quality man "

- Robin, Deerfield, IL on 6/16/14

"Incredible tutor- the best we have had in regards to chemistry"

- Jay, Northbrook, IL on 6/8/14

"Awesome tutor! Very easy to work with."

- Patrice, Park Ridge, IL on 6/5/14

"Patient, Thorough, and Accommodating"

- Dan, Deerfield, IL on 5/24/14

"Outstanding"

- Bonnie, Deerfield, IL on 9/26/13

"Exemplary tutor - couldn't be better"

- Clare, Deerfield, IL on 12/8/12
Math:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
Science:
Chemistry,
Organic Chemistry,
Physical Science, Physics
Business:
GRE
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2, Calculus, Chemistry,
Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Statistics
Test Preparation:
GRE
Sports/Recreation:
Chess
Corporate Training:
Statistics

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Algebra 1

I have a BS in math and 10 years high school math tutoring. I have 4 years of tutoring experience in the Northshore area.

Chemistry

I have an MS in chemistry and I was a tutor for college and high school chemistry for over 10 years.

Organic Chemistry

I have a master's degree which covered work in organic chemistry. In my undergraduate, I took 16 credit hours in organic chemistry classes and was the top student in each of those classes. I also have 8 credit hours in general chemistry and over 80 credit hours in chemistry total.

University of Natal Durban
University of Kwazulu Natal
Master's

Education

University of Natal Durban

University of Kwazulu Natal (Master's)

Off to a great start with a smart tutor who put my daughter at ease — My daughter just had her first tutoring session with Jason. She was very nervous as the topic (Chemistry), and the tutor, are new. But Jason was kind and patient and helped to ease her nerves. Jason was prepared and had content ready to go to get her started. We're looking forward to continuing to work with him in the months ahead. ...

— Sue, Des Plaines, IL on 7/2/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $80.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

When tutoring groups of students I charge an additional $10 per hour for each additional student.

Travel policy

Jason will travel within 10 miles of Glenview, IL 60025.

Background Check Status for Jason P.

Jason P. passed a background check on 12/6/14. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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