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Richard S. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard S.
40/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Math, Science, Computer Tutor in Far North Suburbs

I have been tutoring independently since graduating high school. In high school, I was selected twice to teach the class when the teacher was unavailable. My best subject is Math. I was consistently at the top of my class in math in high school and college, achieving a 32 in math on my ACT and a composite score of 30.... See Richard's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (88)
387 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring independently since graduating high school. In high school, I was selected twice to teach the class when the teacher was unavailable. My best subject is Math. I was consistently at the top of my class in math in high school and college, achieving a 32 in math on my ACT and a composite score of 30.... See Richard's full profile

Michelle H. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michelle H.
40/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

SAT writing/grammar tutor

As a French teacher, I am always teaching grammar to my students, which requires me to have expertise in English grammar as well. I received all A's in my English courses (both in high school and at university) and know the newer version of the SAT (2016-present) very well, including the Writing section. See Michelle's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (2948)
7,420 hours tutoring
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As a French teacher, I am always teaching grammar to my students, which requires me to have expertise in English grammar as well. I received all A's in my English courses (both in high school and at university) and know the newer version of the SAT (2016-present) very well, including the Writing section. See Michelle's full profile

Shrey P. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Shrey P.
40/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Recent High School Graduate Specializing in Math & SAT Prep

When I took the SAT in high school, I scored a perfect 800 on the Math section, with a 1570 on the exam overall, as well as a perfect 800 on the Math II SAT Subject Test when I took that. I've also helped raise many students scores to meet their target scores. See Shrey's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (4)
32 hours tutoring
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When I took the SAT in high school, I scored a perfect 800 on the Math section, with a 1570 on the exam overall, as well as a perfect 800 on the Math II SAT Subject Test when I took that. I've also helped raise many students scores to meet their target scores. See Shrey's full profile

Bob F. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bob F.
40/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Long time math tutor great at building confidence!

I have been interested in science since I was very young. This interest led me to pursue a degree in Mathematics. After getting my B.S. in Math, I entered a graduate degree program in Physics. I taught Physics labs and also assisted my advisor with his research that was published in The Astrophysical Journal. Eventually... See Bob's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (12)
23 hours tutoring
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I have been interested in science since I was very young. This interest led me to pursue a degree in Mathematics. After getting my B.S. in Math, I entered a graduate degree program in Physics. I taught Physics labs and also assisted my advisor with his research that was published in The Astrophysical Journal. Eventually... See Bob's full profile

Norbert J. M. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Norbert J. M.
45/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Math / Structural Engineering

My prior work background and experience consists of providing structural engineering services for large and small firms in the private sector (commercial, institutional, educational, and residential). I have prepared organized, systematic and detailed building calculations in steel, concrete, masonry and wood materials... See Norbert J.'s full profile

45/hour
5.0 (191)
490 hours tutoring
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My prior work background and experience consists of providing structural engineering services for large and small firms in the private sector (commercial, institutional, educational, and residential). I have prepared organized, systematic and detailed building calculations in steel, concrete, masonry and wood materials... See Norbert J.'s full profile

David L. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
David L.
50/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Experienced math and science tutor

I started tutoring in math, physics, and chemistry when I was in High School. I continued tutoring in my free time while attending the California Institute of Technology, from which I graduated in 2016 with a BS in Math. My passion has always been math and teaching. I hope I can pass on some of my excitement to you. I... See David's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (59)
256 hours tutoring
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I started tutoring in math, physics, and chemistry when I was in High School. I continued tutoring in my free time while attending the California Institute of Technology, from which I graduated in 2016 with a BS in Math. My passion has always been math and teaching. I hope I can pass on some of my excitement to you. I... See David's full profile

Harry O. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Harry O.
50/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Master's Degree in Applied Mathematics.

I have successfully helped many students to prepare for the SAT and ACT. My approach is to encourage students to work a large number of problems on his/her own then meet with me to discuss the problems missed or not understood. This approach provides practice for the problems they know how to work enabling... See Harry's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (643)
2,674 hours tutoring
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I have successfully helped many students to prepare for the SAT and ACT. My approach is to encourage students to work a large number of problems on his/her own then meet with me to discuss the problems missed or not understood. This approach provides practice for the problems they know how to work enabling... See Harry's full profile

Sarah G. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarah G.
50/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Experienced Tutor and Emory University Student

I plan to write an honors thesis about the historical and legal roots of Citizens United v. FEC. In high school, I received a perfect score on the American History SAT subject test, and 5's on the AP Macro, Micro, US History, and US Government and Politics exams. I have also tutored in these subjects at the... See Sarah's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (5)
24 hours tutoring
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I plan to write an honors thesis about the historical and legal roots of Citizens United v. FEC. In high school, I received a perfect score on the American History SAT subject test, and 5's on the AP Macro, Micro, US History, and US Government and Politics exams. I have also tutored in these subjects at the... See Sarah's full profile

Lisa W. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lisa W.
55/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

English Professor Specializing in Literature and College Essays

My experience as an AP Literature and Composition teacher has provided me with the opportunity to teach my students to learn how to read critically, to write critically, and to think critically. This is the key to scoring high marks on the SAT Reading portion of the SAT Test. See Lisa's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (360)
848 hours tutoring
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My experience as an AP Literature and Composition teacher has provided me with the opportunity to teach my students to learn how to read critically, to write critically, and to think critically. This is the key to scoring high marks on the SAT Reading portion of the SAT Test. See Lisa's full profile

Alexis G. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexis G.
55/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Kind, Experienced Tutor Ready to Help!

Excellent tutoring for excellent results! Everyone deserves a tutor who will not only guide them in their studies, but also push them toward academic success and cheer them on! No matter your age or level of math, it is always a great idea to have someone to help you through it and support you all the way. With my... See Alexis's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (178)
381 hours tutoring
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Excellent tutoring for excellent results! Everyone deserves a tutor who will not only guide them in their studies, but also push them toward academic success and cheer them on! No matter your age or level of math, it is always a great idea to have someone to help you through it and support you all the way. With my... See Alexis's full profile

Sandra T. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sandra T.
55/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Professional Tutor Specializing in Probability

I have taken upper-level Probability and Statistics while obtaining my math degree. I sat in an elementary statistics course recently to refresh myself. I have also tutored extensively in Business Statistics as a professional tutor to both community college students and university students. See Sandra's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (154)
662 hours tutoring
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I have taken upper-level Probability and Statistics while obtaining my math degree. I sat in an elementary statistics course recently to refresh myself. I have also tutored extensively in Business Statistics as a professional tutor to both community college students and university students. See Sandra's full profile

Michael W. Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael W.
59/hour

Vernon Hills, IL

SAT Reading Specialist

For many students, the challenge here is on older passages. You'll find one or two passages written prior to World War 2. Many students struggle on these passage types because of the way people used to speak and write back then. We will discuss how you can annotate these passages to improve your understanding. Then,... See Michael's full profile

59/hour
4.9 (670)
2,021 hours tutoring
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For many students, the challenge here is on older passages. You'll find one or two passages written prior to World War 2. Many students struggle on these passage types because of the way people used to speak and write back then. We will discuss how you can annotate these passages to improve your understanding. Then,... See Michael's full profile

Ahmed K. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ahmed K.
60/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Won Top Chicagoland Tutors In 2020 & 2021 (100+ 5 Star Reviews!)

Hi I’m Ahmed. And I’m going to make your math and science classes make sense for you and finally give you the confidence in your knowledge and ability that you’ve been wanting all this time so you can pass the classes you’re struggling in currently, easily and happily. Guaranteed. Voted Top Math And Science... See Ahmed's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (4)
19 hours tutoring
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Hi I’m Ahmed. And I’m going to make your math and science classes make sense for you and finally give you the confidence in your knowledge and ability that you’ve been wanting all this time so you can pass the classes you’re struggling in currently, easily and happily. Guaranteed. Voted Top Math And Science... See Ahmed's full profile

Arnold V. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Arnold V.
60/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Experienced Tutor in Math and Physics with PhD in Physics

I successfully tutored many different topics of high-school math and college math and helped to prepare for Math section of SAT test. My personal score for Math SAT practice test is 800 (100%). I’m PhD in Physics who over 30 years used extensively various areas of math in research and graduate teaching.... See Arnold's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (84)
156 hours tutoring
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I successfully tutored many different topics of high-school math and college math and helped to prepare for Math section of SAT test. My personal score for Math SAT practice test is 800 (100%). I’m PhD in Physics who over 30 years used extensively various areas of math in research and graduate teaching.... See Arnold's full profile

Fran L. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Fran L.
60/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Harvard graduate seeks to foster excitement for learning

Master’s degree from Harvard University. ACT and SAT test prep tutor. Online editor for Chinese students applying to English-speaking schools all over the world. See Fran's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (12)
29 hours tutoring
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Master’s degree from Harvard University. ACT and SAT test prep tutor. Online editor for Chinese students applying to English-speaking schools all over the world. See Fran's full profile

Tim K. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tim K.
60/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Expert STEM Tutor with Proven Record of Improving SAT Math Scores

Students who work with me improve their standardized test scores. Standardized tests have predictable types of problems, which I will help you anticipate. Students also benefit when I teach them particular test-taking strategies. Preparing in advance will help you quickly prioritize to use your time more... See Tim's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (421)
1,666 hours tutoring
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Students who work with me improve their standardized test scores. Standardized tests have predictable types of problems, which I will help you anticipate. Students also benefit when I teach them particular test-taking strategies. Preparing in advance will help you quickly prioritize to use your time more... See Tim's full profile

Laura G. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Laura G.
65/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Experienced Tutor in Test Prep, AP English, Reading, College Admission

Is the ACT/SAT coming up and you're looking to improve your child's score for scholarships and/or financial aid? Is your son or daughter struggling in English class? Is writing essays like pulling teeth? Do they need someone to help them craft the perfect admissions personal statement? I... See Laura's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (9)
241 hours tutoring
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Is the ACT/SAT coming up and you're looking to improve your child's score for scholarships and/or financial aid? Is your son or daughter struggling in English class? Is writing essays like pulling teeth? Do they need someone to help them craft the perfect admissions personal statement? I... See Laura's full profile

Samuel H. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Samuel H.
70/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Sam, Ivy League Tutor

I have four years' experience on the faculty of Brown University and Phillips Academy, Andover. I am expert in the teaching of Math, science, Latin, French, Greek, History, English, as well as GMAT, SAT, GRE, and ACT. Also, I was a tutor for a large wealthy family in California for five years. I am all but... See Samuel's full profile

70/hour
4.7 (43)
245 hours tutoring
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I have four years' experience on the faculty of Brown University and Phillips Academy, Andover. I am expert in the teaching of Math, science, Latin, French, Greek, History, English, as well as GMAT, SAT, GRE, and ACT. Also, I was a tutor for a large wealthy family in California for five years. I am all but... See Samuel's full profile

Sabeeha S. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sabeeha S.
70/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Amazing Results Driven Tutor

I am a professional tutor with over 25 years of experience. I have tutored most subjects and have always delivered outstanding results. My students have improved their grades by 2-3 letter grades within 3-4 sessions on average. I have an excellent track record with references to support it with referrals from... See Sabeeha's full profile

70/hour
201 hours tutoring
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I am a professional tutor with over 25 years of experience. I have tutored most subjects and have always delivered outstanding results. My students have improved their grades by 2-3 letter grades within 3-4 sessions on average. I have an excellent track record with references to support it with referrals from... See Sabeeha's full profile

John B. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
70/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Stanford PhD Tutor in GRE, SAT, ACT, Math, Essay Writing

I also believe organization is key to top performance, and so I impart to my students systematic problem-solving approaches that help them feel empowered, encouraged, and in control of their learning process. I have tutored professionally since 2005 in high school math and English; SAT and ACT math, reading, and... See John's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (9)
38 hours tutoring
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I also believe organization is key to top performance, and so I impart to my students systematic problem-solving approaches that help them feel empowered, encouraged, and in control of their learning process. I have tutored professionally since 2005 in high school math and English; SAT and ACT math, reading, and... See John's full profile

Melissa A. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Melissa A.
75/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

High School Teacher

I am currently a high school teacher with 15 years experience in the classroom with degrees in both education and counseling. I teach AP psychology, history, and work with students on navigating the college application process. I love to help students feel confident in their knowledge and find strategies to help them... See Melissa's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (16)
40 hours tutoring
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I am currently a high school teacher with 15 years experience in the classroom with degrees in both education and counseling. I teach AP psychology, history, and work with students on navigating the college application process. I love to help students feel confident in their knowledge and find strategies to help them... See Melissa's full profile

MICHAEL K. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
MICHAEL K.
80/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

MS Actuarial Science

I made a very high SAT score with no prep when I was in high school. My mathematics education includes a graduate degree, and my professional work has relied on applied mathematics for trading interest rate derivatives. I teach at a concept level that works backward from problem-solving expertise. See MICHAEL's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (32)
94 hours tutoring
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I made a very high SAT score with no prep when I was in high school. My mathematics education includes a graduate degree, and my professional work has relied on applied mathematics for trading interest rate derivatives. I teach at a concept level that works backward from problem-solving expertise. See MICHAEL's full profile

Timothy C. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Timothy C.
80/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Math Professor for Math Tutoring: HS, College, AP Calculus, AP Stats

I also have experience mentoring undergraduate research students in mathematics primarily in mathematical biology and low dimensional topology. I tutor in all areas of mathematics and will gladly work to help students succeed in their mathematics studies and on their AP, ACT and SAT exams. I am eager to help... See Timothy's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1214)
3,678 hours tutoring
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I also have experience mentoring undergraduate research students in mathematics primarily in mathematical biology and low dimensional topology. I tutor in all areas of mathematics and will gladly work to help students succeed in their mathematics studies and on their AP, ACT and SAT exams. I am eager to help... See Timothy's full profile

Richard K. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard K.
95/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Expert Tutor with Advanced Training in Math and Science (Chem., Phys.)

I can help you come to grips with challenges in physics, chemistry, math and related subjects (see list of subjects). I am available to tutor students at all levels, up to and including grad. school. I have experience tutoring elementary and high school, ACT, SAT, college, MCAT, and graduate school. Whether you... See Richard's full profile

95/hour
4.9 (343)
1,294 hours tutoring
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I can help you come to grips with challenges in physics, chemistry, math and related subjects (see list of subjects). I am available to tutor students at all levels, up to and including grad. school. I have experience tutoring elementary and high school, ACT, SAT, college, MCAT, and graduate school. Whether you... See Richard's full profile

David S. Near Vernon Hills, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
David S.
130/hour

Near Vernon Hills, IL

Skilled Biology tutor who cares about Your Success.

...teaching the concepts of standard High School Biology, AP Biology, and college-level biology through Wyzant, plus preparation for May's AP Biology Exam and the SAT Subject Bio Exam. This past year, ELEVEN of my students earned "5's" and TWELVE earned "4's" on the AP Biology exam! FIFTEEN of my students earned "5" scores... See David's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (4005)
8,410 hours tutoring
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...teaching the concepts of standard High School Biology, AP Biology, and college-level biology through Wyzant, plus preparation for May's AP Biology Exam and the SAT Subject Bio Exam. This past year, ELEVEN of my students earned "5's" and TWELVE earned "4's" on the AP Biology exam! FIFTEEN of my students earned "5" scores... See David's full profile

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