...This approach has also helped me become successful at training people at work on complex computer systems. I also do work on the side as a "semi-professional" musician (trumpet) in the Chicagoland area, so I am available for tutoring music theory, trumpet (and other brass instruments), and piano...
Crest Hill, ILView Tutor
...My approach to teaching Algebra is conceptual. I train my students to make connections between the abstraction of Algebra and real-world applications. B.S., Benedictine University M.S., University of Chicago I have a B.S., Benedictine University, and M.S., University of Chicago.
Naperville, ILView Tutor
...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. The majority of students who work with me on ACT test prep increase their test scores by 3-5 points in Math and Science Reasoning sections.
Glen Ellyn, ILView Tutor
...I differentiate for these students by using pre-assessment data to determine when I should re-teach them or move on to more advanced topics. I have also collaborated with teachers to develop activities, projects, assessment tools, and two units aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Before this, I was a Golden Apple Scholar.
Woodridge, ILView Tutor
...My passion about education led me to co-found a college coaching program in Philadelphia, which provided essay writing and college application coaching. Through this program, I have insight into the college application review process and can help a student discover their application theme/person...
Chicago, ILView Tutor