...The Common Core is based on increasing student ability to think critically and to obtain the skills needed to read and write critically. As a teacher, I have consistently created units of learning that follow the framework of Bloom's Taxonomy. The importance of this framework is to move a student from content recall to understanding, analysis, and application.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
I graduated with a master's degree in chemistry and a bachelor's degree with variety of subjects: chemistry, math and biology along with English, physics, etc. I was consistently in the top 2% of my class during high school and college. In addition, in college, I was awarded a medal for having the highest grade in chemistry in my graduating class.
Hinsdale, ILView Tutor
...I've taught Probability as part of an Advance Math class for high school seniors, and as part of a test prep curriculum. I use a number of different strategies to teach spelling, including kinesthetic techniques that are often successful with students who have trouble learning in other ways. I'...
Forest Park, ILView Tutor
...As a former high school English teacher for several years, I consciously made "Vocabulary Building" a major part of my curriculum because I know that an extensive vocabulary helps in any area of study or career. As a Wyzant tutor, I make available, in the first meeting, a list of one hundred (10...
River Forest, ILView Tutor
...In addition to this professional work, I've developed and taught courses and classroom exercises for University and High School students. There's not a week that goes by that I don't hear from at least one of my former colleagues or someone I coached. Seeing so many of them grow from entry level work to significant major positions has been my greatest reward.
Skokie, ILView Tutor