...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. I was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to The Catholic Universi...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I find it so important to remember that the attention span of young children is quite short, so the activities planned should be appropriate for the age group. As a founding director of a 501(C)3 organization, I have been called on to speak to middle school students, high school students, parent...
Highland Park, ILView Tutor
...I teach phonics, reading, math, science, social studies, and English. I enjoy their discovery that they can understand the material and their happiness in that understanding. Children need to be taught in ways that keep their interest and words that they understand.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...I have a Masters in Mathematics. I have completed undergraduate and graduate coursework in Differential Equations, Multivariable Calculus and Matrix Algebra, Non-linear System analysis and Functional analysis. As a member of an IT department who regularly interacts with physicists, I'm periodically called upon to solve a variety of differential equations in the course of my duties.
Naperville, ILView Tutor
...Even more important than my academic background is my attitude towards tutoring. I expect a lot of myself and my students, but I also strive to play a patient, friendly role in our tutoring sessions. I don't only want to see my students improve, I want to see my students want to improve!
Hinsdale, ILView Tutor