...Unfortunately, little specific instruction in these areas is given in school, and students are left to devise solutions on their own, with little or no guidance. Some are able to do so successfully on their own, but many need outside help. My role as a tutor is to analyze where the breakdown is occurring, and customize a plan that meets the individual needs of the student.
Libertyville, ILView Tutor
...As a substitute teacher in two different school districts, there are a large number of jobs that are able to be chosen in a given time period. Since I know Reading is one of the most important, if not the most important, subjects to learn and to teach, I often take a job as a Reading teacher. T...
Bolingbrook, ILView Tutor
...I greatly enjoy the work that math requires, applying concepts and equations to solve problems. I believe this is only part of what makes me a good 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.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...After a year, I became more interested in a mathematics major. When I returned home after my freshman year of college, I officially changed my major to mathematics with concentration in actuarial science and a minor in finance. I am part of a group called Aftermath.
New Lenox, ILView Tutor
...This allows me to roughly estimate definitions of words I do not know, although it is rare that I come across a word whose definition I am entirely unsure. It also allows me to explain to a student why a word means what it does and its relationship to other words similar to it. I have a genuine love of grammar and proper sentence structure.
Evanston, ILView Tutor