...I believe in building a strong rapport with my students, therefore I do not lecture and instead I dialogue with my students. I also teach good study and note taking habits which are essential to a successful scholastic career. I am patient and will help students through any problem with step-by-step explanation and will try to give them alternative methods of problem solving.
Downers Grove, ILView Tutor
...There is nothing gimmicky about the way I teach - I use textbooks and require that students complete homework. Regardless of the subject being addressed, I teach content, problem solving, test taking skills, and organizational/study skills. Students who work with me see an increase in test scores and an improvement in grades.
Glen Ellyn, ILView Tutor
...I have also collaborated with teachers to develop activities, projects, assessment tools, and two units aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Before this, I was a Golden Apple Scholar. As a Golden Apple Scholar, I worked with other college students to create a math and science camp where we used inquiry-based learning to hook students into thinking critically.
Woodridge, ILView Tutor
...I meet students at their level of understanding and break down the material in a way that is basic and relatable to the student. I have helped several students to success in their different calculus classes and hope to help many more. I am a 2006 Mechanical Engineering graduate from University of Illinois.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I have a Bachelor's of Science from California Institute of Technology (CIT), an incredibly challenging university. My teaching style is one of: * LISTENING to see what your student is doing; to learn how he or she thinks. * ENCOURAGING students to push a little farther; to show them what they...
Naperville, ILView Tutor