...I have helped a lot of people conquer their fear of math. Before I knew I was going to teach French, I was originally going to become a math teacher. I have had numerous students tell me that I should teach math, as they really enjoy my step-by-step, simple breakdown method.
Carol Stream, ILView Tutor
...I realize that every student is different, and I tailor lessons based on each student's needs and learning styles. I have been able to facilitate the learning of students with a broad range of abilities and motivation levels. My short term goal with students is that they would understand the subject they're studying.
Glen Ellyn, ILView Tutor
...I am willing to review a concept however many times as is necessary for understanding and comprehension. I don't believe that there is such a thing as a stupid question. I have learned over the years how to teach a single problem in multiple ways in order to give my tutee a full understanding of how to tackle similar problems.
Glenview, ILView Tutor
...More detail: I have been a private tutor since 2005. Born and raised in the Chicago area, I received a BA with Honors from DePaul University and an MA in Psychology from National-Louis University, majoring in Psychology. I have used my academic training in learning theory and interpersonal comm...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...On top of having learned 5 years worth of coursework in Spanish, I am also fluent in Russian. I believe that an integral part of learning and retaining the subject matter is to be able to teach it. If one can teach a subject matter, that is the true test of whether or not that individual understands it.
Buffalo Grove, ILView Tutor