...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 over 25 years experience working with Dyslexic students and am trained in Orton-Gillingham methods, such as Wilson Language. I have an MA in Special Education and an Elementary Teaching License. I have helped many students learn to write properly.
Carol Stream, ILView Tutor
...As far as tutoring, I have tutored ESL students in English and I have tutored children in English from Kindergarten to High School. Also,I received a Fellowship to the University of Chicago for being picked as one of the best English teachers in Chicago. I have also worked in the private sector as a Computer Trainer for the Microsoft Software programs.
Glendale Heights, 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
...We can also look at active listening and active reading. Does the student highlight the text while reading, take notes while reading, and study their notes? Regarding tennis, I have been a lifelong player, starting to play at the age of seven.
Arlington Heights, ILView Tutor