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Daniel M. ...Now that I am home, I am preparing to go back to school for a masters degree. When I teach mathematical concepts I try to use a lot of basic examples that vary only slightly from each other. Additionally, mathematical thinking is quite different than how we ordinarily think; I try to use real-world analogs of math to make the symbols really mean something to students.
11 Subjects: including calculus, physics, algebra 1, algebra 2
$35.00/hr
Oak Lawn, IL
Robert W. ...There are a number of different ways to teach someone how to study. The best way to do this is to talk to them and see which way they think would work best for them and then try a couple of different styles. They may need to use different methods for different subjects but repetition is always the best way to go.
16 Subjects: including algebra 1, prealgebra, geometry, reading
$30.00/hr
Bolingbrook, IL
Adri M. ...I work closely with students to identify their strengths and areas of growth. We dive deep into study topics to ensure understanding and application to other subjects and the real world. We find ways to make learning fun and engaging, often incorporating pop culture and personal stories into the tutoring process.
50 Subjects: including SAT math, trigonometry, ACT Math, Spanish
$60.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Emily R. I'm a recent graduate of Northwestern University where I majored in Social Policy. Currently, I work at a Chicago high school as a math tutor. For my job, I went through weeks of full-time training directly focused on how to be a first-rate tutor.
22 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, American history, grammar
$35.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Shay P. ...I always strive to understand a student's thinking so that I can directly address the root of any misconceptions. This also ensures that we are working at the exact level that is right for the student, and I will move forward only when the student is ready. I am always very patient when working...
18 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$40.00/hr
Chicago, IL

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