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Daniel M. ...Now that I am home, I am studying to go back to school for a master's in engineering. I find that many students learn by memorizing formulas and algorithms, and when they are required to build upon their knowledge, rote memorization fails them. When I teach mathematical concepts I try to allow students to see the patterns emerge without aid by showing many examples of similar problems.
19 Subjects: including ACT Science, ACT Math, physics, chemistry
$40.00/hr
Oak Lawn, IL
Kirill Z. ...I've known prealgebra since 5th grade. I also taught this subject for one semester to 6th grade students in 1995, back in Russia. I also tutored it to few kids in US.
18 Subjects: including ACT Science, ACT Math, chemistry, physics
$60.00/hr
Willowbrook, IL
Carolyn O. ...As someone who came to appreciate algebra later than other subjects, I have a keen understanding of how students struggle with cornerstone arithmetic and pre-algebra concepts, and how these issues snowball as a student progresses through the curriculum. Because of my many years preparing student...
52 Subjects: including ACT Reading, ACT Science, ACT English, reading
$75.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Thomas H. ...I also do not get hung up on grade-level isolation of tutoring. Of course, I would not attempt to teach a third grader how to write a college essay. However, I would not be above trying to teach some of the finer points of essay writing to a middle school student or paragraphing to an elementary student.
13 Subjects: including ACT English, ACT Reading, English, writing
$40.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Angela J. ...I have taught semester-long courses in speech/public speaking: one at the high school level and three at the college level. My last place of employment used the TEAS as the admission test for the degree program. As the English and math teacher there, I led test prep workshops about six times a year for over four years.
17 Subjects: including ACT English, ACT Reading, ACT Math, ACT Science
$50.00/hr
Lisle, IL

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