...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
...As a tutor, I have helped numerous students with concepts related to probability, as part of advanced algebra courses and in preparation for taking the math portion of the ACT. I was a student of standardized tests, achieving the highest possible score on the math section of the ACT, as well as ...
Itasca, ILView Tutor
...I present the subject matter with a lesson plan, and at the end of each lesson I review the relevant material by asking questions and giving quizzes on material learned in order to solidify understanding and foster critical thinking. This is not the only way, though. I am also very flexible in ways of tutoring as every student has his own ways of learning and different needs.
Hinsdale, ILView Tutor
...I have also helped a friend of mine that was having trouble in math at Elmhurst College. I feel that I am a very patient tutor, and can greatly help children learn material that they are struggling in. I do not give them the answers, but rather push them in the right direction, and make sure that it sticks with follow-up questions.
Tinley Park, ILView Tutor
...With my special education and elementary education degrees, let me help your child too. After teaching a college level class called Critical thinking and problem solving, I realized that many of the skills we worked on involved time management and study skills. Working with special education students over the years, that was one of our major issues: how to study.
Plano, ILView Tutor