Derek M. - $80.00/hr - Silvis, IL - View Derek M. >>

...In general, there are two things that get kids stuck in Calculus. 1) Algebra HARD. Usually **algebra** is where things go wrong, and 2) Calculus is the first real class that really requires a conceptual understanding of what you're doing, and not just memorization. Since most math classes prepare you for the latter, not the former, this can be quite the difficulty curve for students. (read more)
**8 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 2,
Algebra 1,
Calculus,
Trigonometry

Chris L. - $60.00/hr - Davenport, IA - View Chris L. >>

...I also teach them the "5-Step Approach:" 1) Identify the Topic, 2) Use POE (process of elimination), 3) Use Context, 4) Trust Your Ear but Verify, and 5) Don't Fix What Isn't Broken. I also have them take numerous practice tests (on their own time) under conditions that are as similar to officia... (read more)
**40 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
English,
Reading

Jennifer D. - $60.00/hr - Davenport, IA - View Jennifer D. >>

...I've earned a B.S. in Mathematics from St. Ambrose University, and a Master's in Mathematics Education at the University of Iowa. I have also completed 18 additional credit hours of graduate level mathematics and statistics courses, qualifying me to teach at Iowa Community Colleges. (read more)
**5 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Statistics,
Geometry

Sangmin P. - $40.00/hr - Bettendorf, IA - View Sangmin P. >>

...I have taken master-level math courses including real analysis and linear **algebra**. I have been tutoring math since 2018. I have massive tutoring math experiences, especially in test preparations. (read more)
**5 Subjects: **
including
Algebra 2,
Algebra 1,
SAT Math,
ACT Math

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