...From beginning Chess basics to exploring a variety of game-play styles of the Masters, I love to help others improve their level of success and enjoyment of the game. The classics from Homer to Freud; Shakespeare and Chaucer to Herman Melville and Thomas Aquinas; Plato and Aristotle to Newton an...
Joliet, ILView Tutor
...My patience, creativity, and my relational attitude help me to engage with students, helping them to feel more comfortable to tackle problems on their own. I try to ask questions that will get students to think and understand concepts on their own, but will reexplain ideas and concepts in differ...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...My responsibility was to introduce reading programs focusing on phonics, vocabulary, comprehension, and phonemic awareness. With the introduction of the common core all students regardless of grade level will have to meet the goals introduced in the core. I have used Read Naturally, Recipe for Reading for comprehension, Jolly Phonics, and Explode The Code for phonemic development.
Glenview, ILView Tutor
...During that time, I taught first, third and fourth grade. My own boys were uniquely different. So I know what it is like to have one son who excelled and the other who struggled.
Tinley Park, ILView Tutor
...I also taught prealgebra skills to students with learning and behavior problems. I taught the reading classes to students with special needs from 4th grade up from 1993 to 2010. I have a degree in special education and elementary education, this means if one way first doesn't prove successful, I work on finding another way.
Plano, ILView Tutor