...I was an advanced math student, completing the equivalent of pre-algebra in 6th grade. I continued applying algebraic skills in high school, where I was a straight A student and completed Calculus as a junior. I tutored math through college to stay fresh.
Itasca, ILView Tutor
...I have helped a lot of people conquer their fear of math. Before I knew I was going to teach French, I was originally going to become a math teacher. I have had numerous students tell me that I should teach math, as they really enjoy my step-by-step, simple breakdown method.
Carol Stream, ILView Tutor
...During my eleven years of teaching, I feel this is one of the most important things I taught. Study skills teach students how to organize, memorize, and retain information. Many poorer performing students lack the skills necessary to succeed in knowledge acquisition and retention.
Wheeling, ILView Tutor
...Empathy is an important part of my tutoring philosophy. I approach tutoring with the understanding that many students suffer from math anxiety. This means that most students have at the least, a sense of dread, and in many cases have already resigned to failing before even stepping into a classroom.
Forest Park, ILView Tutor
...I also filled in as a substitute teacher for a University of Michigan introductory Latin class. Regarding textbooks: as a Greek tutor, I worked out of Hansen and Quinn's "Greek: an Intensive Course." For Latin, I am familiar with many texts typically used in high schools, including: Latin for Am...
Chicago, ILView Tutor