...I use the IEP (if there is one) as a guide for instruction. I understand what it is like to be a dyslexic student, and I have successfully tutored dyslexia children for 12 years. I have also taken some classes in special Education working toward certification.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...Prior to becoming a tutor, I worked for five years as a special education teacher in the Chicago public schools. Before I got my teaching certification, I worked at the Center for Talent Development at Northwestern University, where I helped teach philosophy to gifted high school students, and w...
Forest Park, ILView Tutor
...I have training in the Wilson Reading Program which is a specialized program in phonics and spelling which uses manipulative methods for helping students retain the skills in long term memory. I have also worked with students with ADHD in the areas of organizational/study skills and methods to retain their focus. In the area of math, I use manipulative methods for learning basic facts.
Lake Villa, ILView Tutor
...I had minor in chemistry as undergraduate student. I took several courses in chemistry, including general chemistry, chemical kinetics, and a few others. I have more than 20 years of knowledge of geometry, all the way up to high level of geometry at undergraduate courses level.
Willowbrook, ILView Tutor
...Member of college's honors society and writer's guild. I graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in English and Writing with high honors. Executive Board member of my college's writing guild.
Chicago, ILView Tutor