...Simply memorizing hundreds of words by their "look" will eventually result in poor reading scores and frustration for an individual. I believe in teaching phonics to help students understand reading and spelling rules. I especially believe the most effective way to teach students to read or improve their reading is through Orton-Gillingham methods.
Cary, ILView Tutor
...I taught junior English classes for five years, and we spent a significant amount of time specifically preparing for the ACT. I have also privately tutored students in preparing for the ACT, and I have a proven track record of helping students significantly improve in English, Reading, and Writing on the ACT. I can provide excellent tutoring on four of the five tests that are on the ACT.
Elgin, ILView Tutor
...Most of us are far more comfortable with puzzles than college-level math. After starting with me, my calc students haven't scored anything less than an A on their exams. I can cover Calc A, Calc BC, as well as full-on first-year undergraduate calculus.
Schaumburg, ILView Tutor
...This way I create a desire to learn math rather than have to learn it. For example: I would teach the basic Multiplication facts by memorizing them in a fun musical rhymes. I have taught my own son who is just starting his 2nd grade.
Palatine, ILView Tutor
...During this time I was completing coursework to obtain my middle school math endorsement, and soon became a middle school math teacher in the same district. My in-depth knowledge of math instruction and how math concepts connect from kindergarten all the way through 8th grade allows me to instru...
Lake Zurich, ILView Tutor