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Margaret B. ...It has its own vocabulary, syntax, and grammar. For example, when we say x=2, everybody *just knows* that we're talking about a single x equaling 2. 1x is written as x. Because it's more "efficient." (Sounds better than saying "lazy", doesn't it?) Once the language of algebra becomes comfortable, we can start playing around with it, which leads us to the wild world of algebra.
14 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, geometry, ASVAB
$90.00/hr
Elgin, IL
Alison O. ...I analyze the student's learning style, ability, interests, and talents in order to individualize instruction to best fit each student's needs. I use pretests to determine student skills, and I strive to never bore students by teaching them what they already know. I take full advantage of lesson time.
24 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, precalculus
$150.00/hr
Hoffman Estates, IL
Sara R. ...I have worked with children in the formal and informal setting. I know my material and present it in easy to understand ways that are fun.As a tutor I have been working with all age students especially the K-6 grade children. I relate well with children and can communicate easily with them.
26 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, English, reading
$30.00/hr
Elburn, IL
Kimberly W. ...In addition to working through a student's homework, I have access to many resources. My goal is to teach concepts differently than they've been taught elsewhere. Hands-on, silliness, connecting to something the student is interested in are all methods I use to engage the student and help them understand the concepts.
20 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, chemistry, writing
$40.00/hr
Batavia, IL
Colin H. Students,Getting extra help when I was in school was the key to my success. Whether it was for math, or any other subject, finding a welcoming tutor that could go over the material I struggled with, proved to not only help me understand material but also raised my confidence in that particular subject. It was finding a good tutor that inspired me to pursue the path of becoming one myself.
6 Subjects: including algebra 2, algebra 1, calculus, trigonometry
$40.00/hr
Schaumburg, IL

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