Carol J. - $35.00/hr - Joliet, IL - View Carol J. >>

...I am patient and kind because I understand the anxiety that comes from trying to master mathematics. I have found success by breaking down complex topics into smaller, more manageable pieces and building on those understandings. Math is its own language, so I spend time making sure students have a clear understanding of the definitions and terms. (read more)
**8 Subjects: **
including
Statistics,
Calculus,
Geometry,
Algebra 1

Michael P. - $60.00/hr - Geneva, IL - View Michael P. >>

...Trigonometry challenges students to recognize, accept, and use abstract (sine, cosine, and similar) functions and to use a variety of formulas (identities) that use these functions. This can be a lot like assembling toys without the instructions. Teachers can help students to recognize the connections between pieces and to recognize which connectors are required for particular problems. (read more)
**17 Subjects: **
including
Statistics,
Chemistry,
Physics,
Calculus

JERRY S. - $50.00/hr - Downers Grove, IL - View JERRY S. >>

...The latest findings in the psychology of learning show that – and my experience confirms it – a good one-on-one teaching moves the student’s performance up by more than 1.5 standard deviation, i.e., a student at the lowest 6% of the class tends to move above the average, and an average student i... (read more)
**12 Subjects: **
including
Statistics,
Calculus,
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2

Jim P. - $30.00/hr - Dekalb, IL - View Jim P. >>

...Although I do not presently teach biology, my undergraduate degree is in biology and I can help any high school student understand biological concepts. I have experience in all areas of chemistry. I have taught general chemistry to high school students, as well as organic chemistry to nursing students. (read more)
**9 Subjects: **
including
Statistics,
Chemistry,
Biology,
Algebra 1

Bogdan D. - $90.00/hr - Naperville, IL - View Bogdan D. >>

...As a physicist I work everyday with math and science, and I have a long experience in teaching and tutoring at all levels (university, high school, middle and elementary school). My son (a 5th grader) scores above 99 percentile in all math tests, and you too can have high scores.My PhD in Physics... (read more)
**24 Subjects: **
including
Statistics,
Calculus,
Geometry,
Physics

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