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Michael W. ...I was an advanced math student, completing calculus as a junior in high school and getting a 5 on the AP calculus BC exam. Among my calculus students so far, I've had one student who was at risk of failing a college-level course who maintained his passing grade, and others whose test performance...
18 Subjects: including calculus, physics, geometry, statistics
$45.00/hr
Itasca, IL
Edward P. ...The first step in a trigonometry problem often involves looking at a problems and devising a strategy to solve it. I train students to start problems by trying to identify previously learned facts that could be brought to bear on its solution. Every time they encounter and apply a previously learned skill, they are memorizing it.
68 Subjects: including calculus, English, Spanish, chemistry
$65.00/hr
Barrington, IL
Nick P. ...In order to succeed in my classes, I was required to execute mathematical problems successfully and efficiently. In the Physical Sciences section of the MCAT (entry exam for medical school) I scored higher than 90% of other test takers. The MCAT does not permit the use of a calculator, and calculations are a main focus on the MCAT.
21 Subjects: including calculus, chemistry, physics, biology
$50.00/hr
Palatine, IL
Yuri B. ...In addition, it is very significant to know several mathematical tricks. I teach these simple tricks that make it easier to do the entire calculations or to check their various stages. I also work with all of my students on their ability to simplify mathematical problems as well as on their organizational and study habits.
8 Subjects: including calculus, geometry, algebra 1, algebra 2
$60.00/hr
Evanston, IL
Michael P. ...You will soon find that your explanations are most effective if you can use references from their own lives to illustrate your points; in the case of Korean students, these references were frequently K-Pop songs and Korean Dramas. Even though we may (or may not) be from the same culture, we each...
16 Subjects: including calculus, writing, economics, geometry
$45.00/hr
Chicago, IL

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