...I provide my own materials, including actual ACT exams from previous years. I work on reviewing concepts, going through practice tests, and teaching students test taking strategies.I have a PhD in molecular genetics from the University of Illinois at Chicago, which I received in 2006. I currently work as a research scientist at Loyola University.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I also tutor in Common Core math skills, helping students develop number sense, and I help students apply study skills in content area courses. I am patient and encouraging. I use a variety of materials and techniques and include educational games and activities to make learning fun.
Carol Stream, ILView Tutor
...This is particularly important in Spanish which is very unfamiliar to many students. We talk about the idea of memorizing vs. learning for retention. I have much experience tutoring students who struggle with studying and give them tips based on pedagogical studies as well as my own experiences.
Saint Charles, ILView Tutor
...Both my education and experience qualifies me to tutor and teach Prealgebra. I have received my Master of Science in Mathematics Teaching from Texas Woman's University along with an 8-12 Teaching Certificate. While teaching at El Centro College, I have taught many semesters of Prealgebra and students would recommend my classes to their friends.
Harwood Heights, ILView Tutor
...Getting through to them could be a challenge, but again it was extremely rewarding when they were able to master a previously difficult concept. I tutored these students in a variety of subjects, including biology, chemistry, physics, algebra, geometry, French, and history, among many others. In graduate school, I worked as a teaching assistant for two years.
Downers Grove, ILView Tutor