...Unfortunately, little specific instruction in these areas is given in school, and students are left to devise solutions on their own, with little or no guidance. Some are able to do so successfully on their own, but many need outside help. My role as a tutor is to analyze where the breakdown is occurring, and customize a plan that meets the individual needs of the student.
Libertyville, ILView Tutor
...I utilize the foundation presented within the Action Reading Program, with modifications for English learners. I feel that phonemic awareness and the physiology of speech are two baseline pivotal aspects of language acquisition. Our first session is free.
Darien, ILView Tutor
...As an attorney, I was sensitive to the complexity of legal issues, and explaining those issues in as simple a manner as possible to achieve ?client education? I believe was one of my best qualities as a lawyer. Every student is unique, and I try to customize my tutoring to the particular needs of the student. I am currently a reading tutor for an adult who suffered a stroke.
Deerfield, ILView Tutor
...I am currently in graduate school, pursuing a Master's degree in Mathematics with a concentration in Actuarial Science. I greatly enjoy the work that math requires, applying concepts and equations to solve problems. I believe this is only part of what makes me a good tutor.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...My style uses solid Math teaching and Communication Skills coupled with patience, encouragement and positive reinforcements. I am married and a father of a boy and a girl and enjoy teaching my kids math. Both of my children are ?A? students in accelerated math and a two-time first place winner of math competitions in local high schools.
Morton Grove, ILView Tutor