...I have helped a lot of people conquer their fear of math. I used to be a high school French teacher and lived in France for a while; I am fluent and have a near native accent (Parisian). Before I knew I was going to teach French, I was originally going to become a math teacher. I have had numer...
Carol Stream, ILView Tutor
...I find it extremely important for students to independently solve similar problems by using or adapting the demonstrated methods. For other students that learn better through images or tangible examples, I use relevant games or models in order to increase the student's understanding of the requi...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...Many words are not pronounced phonically and need to be recognized rather than decoded. Many methods will be used including paper pencil exercises, dry erase marker assignments, dictation and reading of words, sentences, and stories. I work hard to keep the student invested in the program asa well as keeping the program diverse.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...I also taught literature to gifted and talented high school students at Northwestern University each summer for 16 years. Since leaving the classroom, I have tutored many students on the ACT test, with reading students generally improving anywhere from 5 to 10 points. Overall, my students gener...
Lincolnshire, ILView Tutor
...I am always learning. I have developed my own system of studying which stresses listening, note taking, organization, finding outside references and using homework as a tool for preparing for tests. Practice, drill, repeat has served me well both in learning new skills and maintaining my current skills.
Barrington, ILView Tutor