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David L.

Lincolnshire, IL

$35/hour

Experienced tutor in high school and college math; M.S. in math

In-person lessons
4.9 average from 93 ratings
Excellent Algebra 2 tutor
— Lisa Joy, Evanston, IL on 9/22/15

$35/Hour


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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Physics
University of Illinois
Master's
Illinois Institute Of Technology
Master's

Education

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Physics)

University of Illinois (Master's)

Illinois Institute Of Technology (Master's)

About David

I have been tutoring since I was in high school. I am patient with all levels of students, and my explanations are clear and insightful. My examples are relevant and instructive. I don't mind repeating or reviewing material, as needed by the student. I have a secure grasp of concepts and problem-solving skills for all levels of math through calculus and differential equations.

I have taught math at the junior college level for 8 years. The subjects I have taught include pre-algebra, algebra 1 and 2, trigonometry, pre-calculus, calculus, differential equations, and statistics. I consistently receive high marks on my evaluations from students. Over the years I have worked with many students outside the classroom to give them extra help, and I have helped many of my students improve their performance in this way.
I have been tutoring since I was in high school. I am patient with all levels of students, and my explanations are clear and insightful. My examples are relevant and instructive. I don't mind repeating or reviewing material, as needed by the student. I have a secure grasp of concepts and problem-solving skills for all levels of Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Excellent Algebra 2 tutor"

- Lisa Joy, Evanston, IL on 9/22/15

"Helped With Word Problems, Fractions"

- Rosario, Palatine, IL on 10/9/15
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus,
Differential Equations, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus,
Trigonometry
Science:
Physics

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Calculus

I scored a 5 on the AP Calculus BC exam in high school. I earned a grade of A in Calculus I and II in high school, as well as in Calculus III in college. I taught calculus at a local junior college for two semesters, and I consistently received high marks from my students on their evaluations.

Precalculus

I earned an A in pre-calculus as a junior in high school. I have a master's degree in math, which required mastery of calculus itself as well as much material beyond calculus.

Trigonometry

I received an A in trigonometry as a junior in high school. As I have a master's degree in math, I have mastered much material in math beyond trigonometry, including calculus I, II, and III. I taught one semester of trigonometry at a local junior college, and I consistently received high marks from my students on their evaluations.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Physics
University of Illinois
Master's
Illinois Institute Of Technology
Master's

Education

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Physics)

University of Illinois (Master's)

Illinois Institute Of Technology (Master's)

Excellent Algebra 2 tutor

David tutored my h.s. freshman son in algebra 2 honors material. He responded to my email right away and made himself available as we needed him the following day. David was very patient and encouraging with my son. My son took several breaks and David never rushed him. He used his time wisely with my son to narrow in on exactly what my son was not understanding. He didn't engage in small talk or

— Lisa Joy, Evanston, IL on 9/22/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

David will travel within 25 miles of Lincolnshire, IL 60069.