Let's get ready to succeed! As a neuroscience PhD student, I've been through the ropes of classes, tests, applications, and just overall academic stress. I believe that there is no such thing as being "bad" at a subject, just an opportunity to learn more!
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...Expertise with Algebra comes from experience tutoring it along with the classes I am taking currently for a secondary-level math endorsement. In addition to a bachelor degree in Spanish and Great Books from the University of Notre Dame, I studied pre-med in a post-baccalaureate program at Northw...
La Grange Park, ILView Tutor
...I have worked in the public school system, co-teaching in a variety of classrooms and as a pull out instructor. I have co-taught Everyday Math and Connected Math and find that both require a great deal of problem solving to complete. As a parent, it is difficult to understand why the math homework is not the drill and practice you might have grown up with.
Plano, ILView Tutor
...Precalculus involves memorization. For many students, it is the first math class they have taken where memorization plays such a profound role. The objective must be long-term memorization so that the definitions and skills learned can be recalled and applied throughout the student's study of calculus.
Barrington, ILView Tutor
...I do try to be flexible with scheduling, but I do coach volleyball in the summer and fall. Everyone is so busy these days, I understand that conflicts do come up, however, I require a 24 hour notice for cancellation. With almost 20 years of teaching, I feel like I know what topics will give students trouble and how to help them navigate through the material with success and more confidence.
Crystal Lake, ILView Tutor