...My specialty lies in tutoring mathematics in several areas such as calculus, elementary/abstract algebra, linear algebra, differential equations, real/complex analysis, and topology. In my experience, I've found that students learn mathematics most efficiently through conceptual-based learning a...
Naperville, ILView Tutor
...I also tutor in Common Core math skills, helping students develop number sense, and I help students apply study skills in content area courses. I am patient and encouraging. I use a variety of materials and techniques and include educational games and activities to make learning fun.
Carol Stream, ILView Tutor
...There is nothing gimmicky about the way I teach - I use textbooks and require that students complete homework. Regardless of the subject being addressed, I teach content, problem solving, test taking skills, and organizational/study skills. Students who work with me see an increase in test scores and an improvement in grades.
Glen Ellyn, ILView Tutor
...I also stress a visual (Venn diagram or tabular) depiction of sample spaces and outcomes which often can be used in lieu of formulas to compute probabilities. It is a natural reaction for today's over committed and over stressed students to object to the idea of having to make room in their busy...
Barrington, ILView Tutor
...With targeted and consistent effort, I've had students approach ACT Math with greater confidence and ability, with significant score improvements to match. In the last two years, I have worked with dozens of ACT Science students, in classrooms and in one-on-one sessions. (I even make sure to ta...
Itasca, ILView Tutor