...After I see where the child needs support, I base my lessons around those skills he or she is lacking. Every child is different- so I develop my lessons to fit their needs and learning style.I have a current teaching certificate (Type 03) which allows me to teach K-8th grade. As an experienced first grade teacher, I have great knowledge of phonics.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I am a graduate of Purdue University majoring in Neurobiology and Physiology with a minor in mathematics. I have held many corporate and scientific positions related to my field of study. I also have 10+ years of experience tutoring kids of all ages, with a focus on math and science.
Northbrook, ILView Tutor
...I began tutoring science courses in college and was a TA for general and organic chemistry. I have always enjoyed teaching others and understand how difficult science concepts can be. I think it's important to prioritize and condense the information to have a better understanding and also to ensure that a student performs well on exams.
Lombard, ILView Tutor
...I was a competitive swimmer through high school as well as on the collegiate level (Division III). I am currently an active swimmer preparing for a distance swim from Sicily to Italy. My primary stroke is free style (the crawl), and I have good form in butterfly and backstroke. I have studied m...
Des Plaines, ILView Tutor
...I have worked closely with occupational and physical therapists in developing skills and strengthening muscles to help children develop handwriting and other fine motor tasks. Posture and developing children's core muscles gives them the ability to sit well and increase their stamina. Sometimes a different chair may help a student.
Palatine, ILView Tutor