### Award-Winning Calculus Tutors in Chicago, IL

Michael ...am not another teacher, but a member of your team who will make any subject more manageable for your situation. I received my BS in Biochemistry from Beloit College, in Beloit, WI, May of 2013. While a student, I studied Organic and Inorganic Chemistry, Microbiology, Botany, Genetics, and many other courses of this type. I have also studied Anthropology and Art History a great deal. While in college, I interned as a Beloit Biomedical Research...

Beloit College - BS, Biochemistry

Ellie ...my coursework and am now filling my time with the activities I most enjoy. One of these activities is teaching. At the beginning of this academic year, I joined an organization on campus that teaches juniors and seniors at a local high school about community engagement through the lens of philanthropy. Through this, I have the unique opportunity to empower students to become leaders in their community; to provide them a platform to change issues...

University of Chicago - BA, Economics

Nathan ...subjects in math and science with people of all ages. Ever since I was a peer tutor in my high school years, I realized I had a gift for explaining mathematical concepts to others. I am really good at bringing complex and abstract concepts down into a simpler framework for any individual to understand. I'm a fairly down-to-earth person and have been known to make learning math/science fun and interesting. I have a lot of...

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS, Biology and Chemistry

Boston University - MS, Biomedical Engineering

Lee ...University. I am staying in the Chicago area because I truly love the city and envision staying here for a long time. As a tutor, I have had students ranging from sophomores in high school to adults transitioning into a new career. My Engineering curriculum at Northwestern was heavily centered around Math, Chemistry, Biology and Physics, so I can work with a student on more than one class at a time. I also have a...

Northwestern University - BS, Biomedical Engineering

Northwestern University - MS, Biomedical Engineering

Adrianne ...and helping them achieve their academic potential. My tutoring experience extends back more than a decade. Since early high school, I have tutored both peers and younger students. My students have included special education, gifted, English Language Learners, music/arts students and students with disabilities. I have tutored math up to Calculus AP; English Writing, Reading Comprehension and College Essay instruction; Science through AP Physics; and test preparation for GRE, ACT, SAT as well as state-mandated...

University of Michigan - BA with Highest Honors, Social Science, Latin American Studies

DePaul University - M.Ed., Bilingual Education/Secondary Education

Jon ...I understand what it means to put myself out there and stand behind my work. By taking on leadership roles from captain of the Scholastic Bowl team to cabin counselor at an overnight camp, I know the value my strong leadership adds to a group effort. I am equal to any task because I will try wholeheartedly. From my experience, I understand how unity among connections provides strength. I felt the power of the community...

Vanderbilt University - BA, Communication Studies, Philosophy

Carolyn ...I studied Physics with a specialization in Astrophysics. I was very involved in the student physics organizations, published several papers about gamma rays, and traveled to South America to work on experiments. I then went to graduate school at Northwestern University, where I received my Master's Degree in Learning Sciences (which is like a degree in Education with an emphasis on public policy.) I focused mostly on better teaching practices outside the classroom, utilizing technology...

University of Chicago - BA, Physics

Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences

Deven ...I completed my bachelor's degree at UC San Diego studying Bioengineering with an emphasis on Control Systems and Mathematical Modeling. I have worked with graduate students, collegiate students, and school students. Tutoring is one of the most satisfying ways I spend my time. I value and enjoy building a rapport with each student so I can challenge him or her to think critically about a given problem. On the flip side, I continually remind my...

University of California-San Diego - BS, Bioengineering

David ...for education, especially the subject of mathematics. For the past ten years I have, in varying capacities, been involved with teaching or tutoring mathematics at the middle school to post-secondary levels. My goal for my students is for them to question why they are studying what they are so they can foster a deeper understanding of the material. To aid in this, I draw from my extensive knowledge of the subject of mathematics and expand...

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Mathematics

Eastern Illinois University - Masters, Mathematics

Andrew ...high school math after graduating from the University of Notre Dame with a math degree. I then earned my masters in Secondary Math Education at Northwestern University. I have taught all high school subjects (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Statistics, and Finite Math) and prepared students for the ACT, SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, and college placement exams. When tutoring, I will start by showing students good examples and...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education