...I specialize in improving conversation skills and increasing vocabulary. I also teach public speaking at the college level and this is where I have developed my skills to teach writing to be persuasive, informative, and entertaining. Structure is important for all writing so I also use outlines in my teaching to help students focus their ideas and to present them in the best way possible.
Lake Forest, ILView Tutor
...I have had success helping students overcome specific difficulties understanding concepts in the three subject areas I already mentioned.I taught English at the high school level and English and Creative Writing at the college and graduate school levels. I have also written many journal articles...
Northbrook, ILView Tutor
...All of the students in my first cohort passed the state test in mathematics. As I gained teaching experience, I learned to use math centers and online technology to improve my skills as a teacher. One student (6th grade), in my last class, moved from a 3rd grade level to a high school level in one year.
Lake Villa, ILView Tutor
...I have been a bookworm since childhood; in high school I earned high grades in English and a high score on the AP English exam. I understand that for the ACT/SAT and AP exams, test-taking strategies are as important as mastery of the content. My Drama degree from Vassar College included study o...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...Not only was I an English major at Denison U, I also have Graduate school experience with DePaul University and Columbia College which has provided me with a vast repertoire of texts; beginning in January 2016 I will also be taking Literature courses at Northwestern University. As an AP Lit. te...
Evanston, ILView Tutor