I became a tutor during my undergraduate studies. During this time, my children were in elementary, middle, and high schools. Over the years, I frequented their schools as a volunteer and realized that the number of students struggling with reading, writing, and English had continuously increased.
Darien, ILView Tutor
...I have been a practicing attorney for more than 30 years, My performance on standardized tests (including the LSAT) helped me to be accepted for admission by Cornell University and University of Chicago Law School. I majored in Political Science at Cornell University, and I took many Political ...
Deerfield, ILView Tutor
...I revel in the language, and I delight in the many ways we have of putting it together to convey meaning. I teach writing not as a chore, but as a expression of self. I hold both a BA and an MA in English and have taught the subject for many years.
Aurora, ILView Tutor
Quick Summary: I am a full-time tutor based in Chicago with 10 years experience in boosting students' scores for the ACT, SAT, PSAT, and GRE. A high test-score is a vital part of a strong application to college or graduate school. No matter what kind of student you are, I will help you achieve the best results possible.
Evanston, ILView Tutor
...Simply memorizing hundreds of words by their "look" will eventually result in poor reading scores and frustration for an individual. I believe in teaching phonics to help students understand reading and spelling rules. I especially believe the most effective way to teach students to read or improve their reading is through Orton-Gillingham methods.
Cary, ILView Tutor