Hello! My name is Sidney and I love to see the light bulb of comprehension turn on in a child's eyes. I graduated in 1994 from Northwestern University with a degree in Biological Anthropology and completed the first three years of Northwestern's Honors Program in Medical Education.
Lisle, ILView Tutor
...I have had extensive training on Words Their Way, Jolly phonics, direct instruction and other strategies for teaching phonics through the school district I teach in. I have tutored home bound students and students lacking in the area of study skills. Through 19 years of teaching I have develope...
Arlington Heights, ILView Tutor
...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. So, the experience I have is very diverse from 1st grade through College students.
Plano, ILView Tutor
...I got the highest score (5/5) on the AP exams for Calculus and Chemistry. And I attend one of the best schools in the country for math and science. If I can't help on a specific subject, I will put the effort in to learn it myself in order to help you.
West Chicago, ILView Tutor
...Not just focus on rote memorization and getting the right answer, but why and how we got there. Different perspectives help to give a more holistic view of concepts. I am currently working full-time as an analyst in downtown Chicago and travel Monday through Thursday so I am physically availability Friday thru Sunday.
Palatine, ILView Tutor