Return to the Purplemath home page The Purplemath Forums
Helping students gain understanding
and self-confidence in algebra


powered by FreeFind

Find a River Grove SAT Math Tutor

Subject: Zip:
Peter D. I am Illinois certified middle school math teacher at Morgan Park Academy, a private school on the south side of Chicago. I love teaching young people not only the step by step processes of solving math problems, but also the concepts behind these processes. I'm passionate about what I do and live for those a-ha moments with my students.
5 Subjects: including SAT math, geometry, algebra 1, elementary math
$50.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Matt W. ...Areas of expertise: - ACT: 33 - SAT: 1440 (old format with max 1600) - GMAT: 710, 92nd percentile - Writing: 2.5 years of experience as a tutor at the University of Oklahoma Honors college. Focused on helping students master concepts such as thesis development, argumentation and idea flow in...
11 Subjects: including SAT math, writing, GMAT, ACT Math
$45.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Evan S. ...I'm very sociable and easy to get along with. As I'm very interested in a wide variety of topics within and outside of the subjects, I find it easy to engage those I'm teaching into the subject. I like explaining the subject at hand in a manner most familiar to the student, even explaining it in terms of other subjects that they are stronger at.
22 Subjects: including SAT math, English, chemistry, writing
$50.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Ben H. ...My approach involves having the student work through problems aloud as I listen for conceptual stumbling blocks. As these come up, I use simplified examples to illustrate individual principles, making sure that they are understood before moving on. I believe students benefit from a balance between procedural and conceptual competence.
50 Subjects: including SAT math, chemistry, English, physics
$60.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Margaret M. ...In prealgebra we were introduced to the vocabulary and grammar of the algebraic language (e.g. we say "3x" and not "x3") so that we can use it as an efficient shorthand in recording our thoughts. As we get into algebra, we start comparing the different ways of finding answers, looking for the mo...
14 Subjects: including SAT math, geometry, ASVAB, GRE
$90.00/hr
Elgin, IL

  Copyright © 1999-2012  Elizabeth Stapel   |   About   |   Terms of Use   |   Privacy

 

 Feedback   |   Error?