...Often, these subjects are mathematics, essay writing, and standardized tests. My goal as a teacher - and as a tutor - is to give the student the knowledge, skills, and confidence he or she needs to excel. My two years spent as a middle school and high school teacher were some of the most rewarding work I've ever done.
...As an undergraduate, I spent a semester studying Archeology and History in Greece. Thus I bring first hand knowledge to your history studies. I won the Botany award for my genetic research on plants as an undergraduate, and I have done extensive research in Computational Biology for my Ph.D. dissertation.
Lisle, ILView Tutor
...I obtained a Bachelor's from Western Illinois University (magna cum laude) and a Master's from the University of Northern Colorado (3.9 GPA). My ACT (32) and SAT (2220) scores were also well above average. I'm also an accomplished musician. I've taken Music Theory at the graduate level, so I can assist with theory from counterpoint to twelve-tone analysis.
...In additon, I am able to help students develop logical and critical thinking skills to solve simple and challenging word problems. I bring over ten years of teaching mathematics in secondary education; four of which include teaching College Prep Algebra and Advanced Algebra. My expertise includes solving systems of equations and inequalities, matrices and determinants.
Country Club Hills, ILView Tutor
...But I also learn it for the martial ability. I myself am not the biggest or strongest person around, I am average weight, height, and body size. However I have trained myself and others to be able to defend against and defeat opponents of larger size and greater strength.