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Lea H. ...One strategy I have used when solving problems using a mix of positive and negative numbers is to have my students draw a number line on their paper for their reference. If they have an accurate visual they can count rather than counting in their head, they tend to find the correct answer. Another strategy I use is always asking "why" after they give me an answer.
5 Subjects: including geometry, probability, algebra 1, prealgebra
$35.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Hayley P. ...I help individuals applying to graduate school (e.g., medical school) put together a well-written Personal Statement. This component of the application is very important. Additionally, I scored in the mid-to-high 700-range on the SAT Writing section.
8 Subjects: including algebra 1, prealgebra, reading, English
$60.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Robert W. ...I have a map of the world in my computer room and look at it every day and try to learn something new about the world. I enjoy teaching all types of Math and want Math to be fun when I teach it. I use a large number of manipulatives or hands on devices to get the point across.
18 Subjects: including prealgebra, geometry, writing, algebra 1
$35.00/hr
Bolingbrook, IL
Danti O. ...I have tutored math to many grade school kids successfully. I hold a bachelor of science in electrical engineering with emphasis in mathematics. I teach with solid math acumen, coupled with encouragement and positive reinforcement.
18 Subjects: including prealgebra, algebra 1, algebra 2, elementary (k-6th)
$60.00/hr
Morton Grove, IL
Rebecca K. ...After a year, I became more interested in a mathematics major. When I returned home after my freshman year of college, I officially changed my major to mathematics with concentration in actuarial science and a minor in finance. I am part of a group called Aftermath.
16 Subjects: including calculus, algebra 1, algebra 2, American history
$40.00/hr
New Lenox, IL

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