...While many may find this murkiness uncomfortable, it's the perfect place for my particular skills: equal parts personality and intellect. Though it's a cliche, I really do make learning fun. Before entering the world of education, I worked in the film industry as a professional script reader, in high-tech as a sales writer, and in journalism at The Washington Post.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I understand all aspect of elementary math including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. I understand the concept of turning word problems into numerical problems and the importance of making the connection of elementary math to algebra. I have 8 years of experience with the kin...
Calumet City, ILView Tutor
...I am married and a father of a boy (14) and a girl (11). Both of my children are ?A? students in multiple Accelerated classes (including Math) and a two-time first place winner of math competitions in local High Schools. My approach has proved positive for my kids, and I look forward to sharing it with yours. I have completed my background check, which is viewable next to my profile online.
Morton Grove, ILView Tutor
...I enjoy teaching all types of Math and want Math to be fun when I teach it. I use a large number of manipulatives or hands on devices to get the point across. Math is not hard you just have to take everything one step at a time and be slow and steady.
Bolingbrook, ILView Tutor
...I believe that self-esteem and motivation are critical to the learning process, as is parental involvement. My goal is not just to help children, but to empower them. I have written over 200 IEP's, 504 plans, and accommodations and modifications to facilitate student success.
Wheeling, ILView Tutor