...One of the biggest obstacles to math profiency is that students have the idea that I am lousy in math and will always be lousy in math. My goal is for the students to experience earned success so that math becomes enjoyable. I was named teacher of the year by the 8th grade students that I taught at a parochial school.
Lake Villa, ILView Tutor
...I believe that this is a successful approach because it helps them to learn instead of remembering. This approach works like a bridge between question and solution. I believe that it is very important for students to know the meaning behind the concepts they are taught, and with a little practice, they will remember such problems for years and years to come.
Algonquin, ILView Tutor
...My name is Sidney and I love to see the light bulb of comprehension turn on in a child's eyes. I graduated in 1994 from Northwestern University with a degree in Biological Anthropology and completed the first three years of Northwestern's Honors Program in Medical Education. I left the medical track after 1 semester of medical school, realizing that it was not the career that I wanted.
Lisle, ILView Tutor
...Certified Illinois Secondary Education Math Teacher with a middle school endorsement. 15 years experience, which includes facilitator for Algebra Initiative program that prepared 8th and 9th graders for success in high school mathematics. Certified Illinois Secondary Education Teacher in mathem...
Belvidere, ILView Tutor
...I am expert in the teaching of Math, science, Latin, French, Greek, History, and English, among other subjects. Also, I was a tutor for a large wealthy family in California for five years. I am all but dissertation in my Phd in European languages and civilization at Brown University.
Lake Forest, ILView Tutor