# Award-Winning Calculus Tutors in East Chicago, IN

Nikolaj ...material itself, they don't see any value in learning it. But all material has value. I find that it's very easy to fall into the trap of thinking that the only value that can be derived from a subject is direct application. This is why, for instance, so many students ask their math teachers, "When...

Carolyn ...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 to teach, and getting girls interested in Math and Science. I have an informal, friendly teaching style. I like to show students...

University of Chicago - BA, Physics

Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences

Matt ...in 2015 from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. While I was there I also received a math minor, which helps me understand math at a more basic level. In high school I worked as a tutor and enjoyed helping those students. I loved the subjects I studied in college and my hope is...

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Aerospace Engineering

Shivam ...it since elementary school. I'm doing a minor in mathematics at college because I enjoy the subject so much. I try to make sure my students walk away with something from each session. I hold myself to high standards which constantly allows me to grow as a tutor. I am excited to hear from you...

University of MIchigan Ann Arbor - BS, Computer Sciense

Andrew ...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...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

Joseph ...student of any ability to tackle original problems. To merely focus on concepts is to starve a student of the efficiency needed to demonstrate skills students have to educational institutions. Both technique and knowledge must be instilled in every student to truly prepare students for standardized tests, but also their academic careers afterwards. Finally, I...

University of Chicago - Bachelors, Economics

Tina ...really need is a little bit of encouragement and a little bit of practicing easier questions to build their confidence in math. My teaching philosophy is to build confidence for my students. Outside of academia, I like to reading novels, watching movies and listening to music. And I am a very out-going person and love...

University of Hawaii at Manoa - BS, Mathematics

Matt ...and government research. That means I know calculus inside and out, and I especially what it means in real world terms. Additionally, I've worked with students from high school through college on calculus, physics, and introductory economics, and have developed an appreciation for different styles of learning. Math is the language the universe speaks, and...

Sukyung ...have also lived in the Philippines, Australia, and Nigeria! Having studied English with Writing Concentration at Wheaton College, my expertise lies in high school level literature classes and middle school level reading classes. I have experience tutoring AP English Language and Composition, english to middle school English Language Learners, and reading to elementary students. I...

Wheaton College - Bachelors, English Writing

Northwestern University - Current Grad Student, Secondary Teaching

Ammar ...many different types of students, from elementary to college graduates, from students with learning disabilities to those who make straight A's. Having earned a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering (SMU) and a Master's Degree in Biochemistry (CCNY), I specialize in the various math and science subjects. In addition to complete mastery of the respective subject...

Southern Methodist University - Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering

City College of New York (CUNY) - Master of Arts, Biochemistry