...Students frequently seek me out during study hall periods in order to attain extra help with classwork. I find it very rewarding when a student experiences academic success through my expertise and encouragement. I believe rapport is an essential ingredient to student/teacher success; I am adept at building this relationship while keeping the focus on academic achievement.
Flossmoor, ILView Tutor
...In a Collegiate Scholars Program, I taught Algebra to gifted high school students. My approach to teaching Algebra is conceptual. I train my students to make connections between the abstraction of Algebra and real-world applications.
Naperville, ILView Tutor
...Every year, I typically teach courses in Algebra and Geometry, as well as AP Computer Science (Programming in Java). In the past, I have also taught Probability and Statistics, and other computer programming courses, such as C, C++ and Web Programming. Prior to becoming a teacher, I worked as a...
Frankfort, ILView Tutor
...I also do not get hung up on grade-level isolation of tutoring. Of course, I would not attempt to teach a third grader how to write a college essay. However, I would not be above trying to teach some of the finer points of essay writing to a middle school student or paragraphing to an elementary student.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...The majority of students who work with me on ACT test prep increase their test scores by 3-5 points in Math and Science Reasoning sections. I realize that every student is different, and I tailor lessons based on each student's needs and learning styles. I have been able to facilitate the learning of students with a broad range of abilities and motivation levels.
Glen Ellyn, ILView Tutor