...I have been a reading resource teacher at the elementary level and tutored students in reading, math, and writing including a home bound student where I was his exclusive teacher. I have experience in teaching k-2 for 19 years. I have had extensive training on Words Their Way, Jolly phonics, direct instruction and other strategies for teaching phonics through the school district I teach in.
Arlington Heights, ILView Tutor
...Bridgette's passion is mathematics as she believes that all students should strive to learn and master mathematical concepts instead of simply memorizing rules and algorithms. Her mathematics experience includes Algebra 1, Pre-Algebra, and general math for students in Kindergarten through 8th gr...
Lake Zurich, ILView Tutor
...I have a Masters Degree in Secondary Education of Mathematics. My methods aim to take the anxiety out of the pursuit of logical processes and conclusions. I often employ a "Not Yet" standard, where the student can keep working toward the goal of topical proficiency.
Deerfield, ILView Tutor
Need help? I have been an adjunct instructor of Accounting at Caldwell College (NJ), a National Merit Scholar, and a stand up comedian (I'm not tutoring that last subject, but it does make the lessons a lot more fun!). I correct my own kids' grammar and spelling, so I can help you polish your pros...
Barrington, ILView Tutor
...I believe that sentence structure, grammar and punctuation are best taught in context as strategic rhetorical choices rather than in a long list of restrictive rules and exceptions. I first tutored math in graduate school as I helped education majors prepare for state exams. A few years later, I was a math and algebra (and language arts) tutor at Sylvan Learning Center.
Lisle, ILView Tutor