...I combine a knowledge of traditional prescriptive grammatical approaches with a linguistics-based descriptive approach. This allows me, at times, to provide explanations of grammatical conventions that are more logical and simpler to comprehend. The result, when I've done ACT prep, is that students' English test scores jump after one session.
Evanston, ILView Tutor
...I am a full time Engineer and enjoy tutoring Math. I tutor K-6 math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Pre-Calculus. My style uses solid Math teaching and Communication Skills coupled with patience, encouragement and positive reinforcements.
Morton Grove, ILView Tutor
...Every student I have worked with on the SAT reading and writing have improved 100 points or more. We work on roots and prefixes and targeted vocabulary lists as well as both reading comprehension and strategies that apply to the test. On the both SAT and ACT reading, my students will grow in ways that apply to but also extend plus the test itself.
Lincolnshire, ILView Tutor
...Over time, Unix developed various vendor-specific flavors. Over the course of fifteen years, I gained significant experience developing software for Sun (Solaris), Hewlett Packard (HPUX), and Silicon Graphics (IRIX) workstations. In addition to developing programs in higher level languages such as FORTRAN, C and C++, I also developed utility shell programs.
Barrington, ILView Tutor
...I teach the English language in a systematic way, based on the Orton-Gillingham approach. This method begins at the beginning, stressing letter/sound correspondence and building to word and sentence level. Every aspect of language usage is addressed - reading, writing and speaking.
Elm Grove, WIView Tutor