...While many may find this murkiness uncomfortable, it's the perfect place for my particular skills: equal parts personality and intellect. Though it's a cliche, I really do make learning fun. Before entering the world of education, I worked in the film industry as a professional script reader, in high-tech as a sales writer, and in journalism at The Washington Post.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...As the student develops an understanding of letter sounds, decoding of words is added to the program. Real words as well as nonsense words are used. I also use some sight word recognition.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...Graduating with highest distinction from the University of Illinois at Chicago, I received both my Bachelor of Arts and my state teaching certification. I have experience working in Chicago Public Schools. I also have worked at three universities, in both academic and administrative positions.
Schaumburg, ILView Tutor
...I also taught literature to gifted and talented high school students at Northwestern University each summer for 16 years. Since leaving the classroom, I have tutored many students on the ACT test, with reading students generally improving anywhere from 5 to 10 points. Overall, my students gener...
Lincolnshire, ILView Tutor
...ACT/SAT Test Preparation and Study Skills: I have a proven track record of success helping students increase their scores on standardized and college entrance exams. I not only identify and focus on specific academic weaknesses, but teach specific test taking skills and strategies to enhance suc...
Libertyville, ILView Tutor