...I was taught by Catholic school nuns when phonics was the way you learned how to read rather than using holistic methods of reading. However, I am an advocate of both knowing that stopping to sound out the syllables, vowels, consonants can detract from comprehension and fluency for some students...
Palos Hills, ILView Tutor
...I continued applying algebraic skills in high school, where I was a straight A student and completed calculus as a junior. I tutored math through college to stay fresh. Finally, I have been using algebra ever since, from teaching college-level physics concepts to building courses for professional auditors.
Itasca, ILView Tutor
...Most recently, I completed my student teaching at Oak Forest High School and am currently working as a substitute there through the end of the academic year. I consider myself to be a lifelong student - no matter where I am in life, or what I am doing, I NEVER want to end my own scholastic proce...
Orland Park, ILView Tutor
...Upper level mathematics/Physics is my passion, but I could teach almost any math course, high school or college level. I have 4 younger brothers/sisters, and have helped them all with math and sciences. The one thing I have learned from those experiences is that the only way to improve is to practice and learn from mistakes.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I also tutor in Common Core math skills, helping students develop number sense, and I help students apply study skills in content area courses. I am patient and encouraging. I use a variety of materials and techniques and include educational games and activities to make learning fun.
Carol Stream, ILView Tutor