...I have strong academic credentials, and I have high expectations for my students. I hold my students to the same standards that I have. I definitely employ a tough-love approach, which has had success in the past.
...I also help them learn tools that help them organize their work, so it's easy to double-check their answers when they're done. My undergraduate degree is in biology and I have taught freshman biology for almost ten years. I have researched subjects in cell biology, cancer biology, and radiation biology, so my knowledge is well-rounded.
...I have helped middle, high school, and college students reach their desired level of success. I have enjoyed tutoring students throughout the years, and to see them make the connections that are necessary in math. I can help you with Prealgebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Precalculus.
Downers Grove, ILView Tutor
...My patience, creativity, and my relational attitude help me to be an engaging tutor. My aim is to have students feel more comfortable tackling problems on their own, but when needed I am eager to reexplain ideas and concepts in different ways to deepen understanding. Spending time with students in and out of the classroom has taught me a lot about student needs and how to relate to them.
...I am happy to meet with you at your home, in my studio, or in a quiet environment such as a public library for tutoring sessions. I have flexible hours during the weekday and weekend. My primary means of transportation is CTA.I hold a double Bachelor's degree in Music Theory and Violin Performance from the University of Missouri.
Chicago, ILView Tutor