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Bill L.
Chicago, Illinois
10 years of experience teaching standardized exams preparation (SAT/ACT/GRE/GMAT)
Throughout my tutoring experience, I have helped all my students achieve top scores on standardized exams. I stress understanding over memorizing formulas to ensure my students can appreciate/enjoy math and apply it to any quantitative career (engineering/data analytics/research). I recommend just starting with a single 15-minute lesson to see if we are good fits for each other and start a roadmap to progress toward your goals! My rates is for a one-off session, so it is extremely negotiable if we work together regularly.
About Bill L.

I have always been a self-studier my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have. However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. Or maybe the teacher/professor is not the best at teaching a subject. This is where I can help. My lessons are never generic, and caters exactly to my students' needs and goals. I value the importance of understanding, rather than memorization. P.S. I am a quant analyst in the competitive high frequency trading industry, doing research and programming algorithmic trading strategies to buy and sell stocks/options, using math and statistics, and developing low latency platforms using programming. So I really appreciate the real usefulness of academics in the real world. I am also very open about what I do, so feel free to ask me anything about it!

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Teaching since 2012

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Masters in Computer Science (Machine learning/Artificial Intelligence)

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Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese

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GED Test Prep
Teaches 10+ subjects. Different subject may have different prices.
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Teacher's Studio

BIll is very knowledgeable, intelligent, and patient. I would recommend him to anyone learning Python. He will get you started and keep you going much more quickly than self-learning.

Posted Aug 24, 2022
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Very in-depth and detailed. I was a bit overwhelmed in the beginning but as time continued the instructor(Bill) was able to dissect the information and explain it to me part to part. Very patient and exceedingly knowledgeable for anyone who is looking to start or to further their knowledge- and i'm only starting Python! I recommend Bill for you and for everyone. Ask questions; instructor will always answer to the best of their knowledge with genuine care.

Posted Jul 31, 2022
Teacher's Studio

Bill is very patient and knowledgeable, explained everything clear and give great suggestions

Posted Nov 22, 2021
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Quantitative Analyst
Jun 2016 - Present
HFT
● Develop low-latency trading platforms for handling market data and order entry for various stocks, options, and futures exchanges ● Research, design, and implement consistently profitable algorithmic trading strategies
R&D Intern
Sep 2015 - Dec 2015
Allure Security Technology, Inc.
● Applied anomaly detection techniques on network data to find possible intrusions and malicious traffic.
Robotics Perception intern
May 2015 - Aug 2015
Autonomous Solutions, Inc.
● Prototyped real-time machine learning/computer vision algorithms allowing autonomous mining vehicles to detect and classify obstacles. o Developed road detection algorithms on rough surfaces based on 3D LiDAR point clouds. o Implemented pattern recognition methods to classify obstacles based on image features (VFH).
Bilingual math/science tutor
Sep 2009 - Mar 2012
Chinese-American Planning Council
● Tutored calculus, biology, computer science, and chemistry for newly immigrated high school students. ● Used both English and Mandarin Chinese to ensure that students fully understand the topics.
Masters in Computer Science (Machine learning/Artificial Intelligence)
Jun 2017 - Jan 2019
Georgia Tech
Specialized High School
Aug 2008 - Jun 2012
Stuyvesant High School
English
Native Proficiency
Mandarin Chinese
Native Proficiency

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Instructor details
GED Test Prep
Teaches 10+ subjects. Different subject may have different prices.
This teacher is not currently accepting students