...In 4th and 5th grade, I was advanced in math so my teachers had me assist my classmates whenever necessary; I was like a miniature teacher?s assistant. That was when I fell in love with tutoring others and aiding them in their academic growth! All through middle school and high school, I participated in and lead efforts to help others in need of more one-on-one guidance in their studies.
Evanston, ILView Tutor
...I am a professional writer and playwright, having written over 30 published plays. I had a 27-year career with a large computer firm where I was responsible for writing numerous professional-level business briefs and many pieces of marketing literature. I also have a Masters degree in teaching English for grades 6-12.
Aurora, ILView Tutor
...I love teaching children to read, especially when others have given up on them. I also enjoy experiencing students making the transition from hating math to loving it. In addition to Math and Reading, I also teach writing, test-taking skills, and organization.
Park Forest, ILView Tutor
...I also prefer to work collaboratively with students, which has helped encouraged a stronger sense of ownership and, hopefully, more pride in the students' work. As a tutor, I look to encourage a collaborative (as opposed to authoritarian) environment with my students and to make potentially frus...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...My alma mater for high school is none other than Neuqua Valley (go wildcats!). When I was in high school and college, I helped a ton of students with homework, essays, college prep, scholarship information, and STEM tutoring. My experience with tutoring starts from 5 years ago. It started with high schoolers asking for college application help with things like essays and Common App.
Naperville, ILView Tutor