Carefully selected, highly-credentialed ACT English tutors in Buffalo Grove, IL
"I will pursue a PhD in Chemistry. I am a very logical and rational person, and I believe that is reflected in how I teach my students. I do my best to have students understand concepts rather than just memorizing them. Although learning process may be more difficult, problems will become much easier in the long run."
- Loyola University Chicago - BS, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Math, Geometry, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, ACT Reading, ACT Writing, ACT, ACT Science, Middle School Math, ACT English, Algebra, Trigonometry, Physics, Elementary Math, Chemistry
"I'm proficient in a number of other subjects, as well -- including most all of the social sciences and much of the natural sciences. On top of that I run a literary magazine (untowardmag.com) and have extensive experience as both a writer and editor. I look forward to working with you!."
- National Louis - MAT , Teaching
- DePaul University - BA, English
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:ACT English, Grammar and Mechanics, History, Reading, Writing, ACT Reading, College Essays, Essay Editing
"It may sound trite, but I deeply enjoy the intellectual and interpersonal challenge of the teaching experience. While I expect hard work from a student, I am patient above all and listen before I lecture. I specialize in teaching standardized tests (ACT and SAT I and Subject Tests), math and statistics, writing, French, and economics. In my spare time, I run religiously, listen constantly to music, and read."
- Pomona College - BA, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Economics, Algebra, Physics, ACT Reading, College Essays, French, Middle School Math, SAT, Pre-Calculus, Geometry, SAT Verbal, Writing, PSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, Trigonometry, History, ACT, ACT Writing, ACT Math, ACT Science, SAT Math, SAT Writing, Calculus, ACT English
"But I think understanding and connecting ideas is more sustainable than "getting it right" one time. I think it’s important to empower students so they can become enthusiastic independent learners. What drives me? A curiosity for how people think."
- Grinnell College - BA, Biological Chemistry
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Science, ACT Math, Trigonometry, Calculus, Chemistry, ACT English, Middle School Math, Pre-Calculus, ACT, Algebra, Elementary Math, Biology, ACT Writing, ACT Reading
"I am currently applying to medical schools in the Chicago area. I began tutoring while home on breaks from college by helping my younger sisters with their high school courses and by helping them prepare for the ACT and SAT tests. I didn't become a formal tutor until my senior year of college when my physics professor from the previous year asked me to take up a position as a teaching assistant because of my performance in the class and social nature. I thoroughly enjoyed my teaching experiences and I am looking forward to helping new students as a Varsity tutor.." ...
- Georgetown University - BS, Biology of Global Health
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, ACT Reading, Biology, Physics, SAT, ACT Math, Chemistry, SAT Math, ACT Writing, MCAT, ACT English, ACT Science, SAT Verbal, ACT
"My academic interests are History (US and World), English and Political Science. I also have experience with Algebra as well as the SAT and ACT standardized tests. I really enjoy working with students and I find myself able to help all types of students and all types of learners.."
- Northwestern University - Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, ACT Science, History, ACT Reading, Reading, ACT English, ACT Writing, ACT, ISEE, Writing, ACT Math
" I have a wide range of tutoring experience, ranging from peer editing, to developing literacy activities for young children as a Teacher’s Assistant at Notre Dame’s Early Childhood Development Center, to creating after-school curriculums for children with Autism, to working with newly released prisoners on GED skills. As a result of such diverse opportunities, I’ve gained the patience, creativity, and experience needed to be a successful tutor in almost any subject. In addition, my college courses have provided me a breadth of knowledge applicable across all academic areas, as well as an understanding of how different ...
- University of Notre Dame - BA, Psychology and English, with a minor in the Arts and Letters Honors Program
- Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine - PhD, Clinical Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Reading, ACT Writing, ACT Math, GRE, ACT, Phonics, ACT English, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Essay Editing, Middle School Math
"I look to show them the parallels between things they are familiar with and the problem in question. Seeing a student's realization that they can solve a problem brings me satisfaction. In my free time, I enjoy computer programming, plane spotting, reading, 3d modeling, Aviation, playing basketball and soccer, and DJ'ing. I am a member of the ORD Airport Watch and the Loyola Physics Club."
- Loyola University Chicago - BBA, Finance
- Loyola University Chicago - BS, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Reading, Geometry, ACT, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Physics, Finance, Differential Equations, Calculus, ACT Writing, ACT Math, Algebra, ACT English, ACT Science
"Though I've worked extensively with the ACT, I found myself teaching and tutoring subjects as diverse as Shakespearean writing and calculus to my two younger sisters and many ambitious peers who sought my assistance. During the school day, I'm generally busy with my life coaching practice. I view coaching and tutoring as different means to the same end of helping others grow and achieve even the loftiest goals they set for themselves. It's also given me great practice in patience, listening, and adaptive approaches to problem solving." ...
- Duke University - BS, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, ACT Writing, SAT, Trigonometry, SAT Math, Pre-Calculus, Algebra, ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Verbal, ACT Math, ACT, ACT Science, SAT Writing
"As I currently work part-time performing research for environmental consultants, I use the rest of my time teaching in order to continue following my passion. My specialties are ACT, GRE, and physics. I also love travel, fitness, music shows and psychology!."
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- University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign - B.S., Civil Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Math, Calculus, ACT Science, Trigonometry, ACT, Differential Equations, College Essays, Chemistry, ACT English, ACT Writing, ACT Reading, Algebra, GRE, Physics, French
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