# Award-Winning Calculus Tutors in Elk Grove Village, IL

Deven ...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 students to critique and to question what I am presenting, especially if a point is unclear. This not only helps my students to...

University of California-San Diego - BS, Bioengineering

Zach ...and play flute around the Chicagoland area, I simply couldn't resist also enrolling at Columbia College Chicago to pursue studies in Acoustics. At Northern, I tutored various subjects for two years and grew to love the act of teaching and sharing knowledge. I especially enjoy working on test prep, mathematics and writing as these are,...

Northern Illinois University - BF, Music Performance

Jackson ...will start at the University of Chicago in the fall. I participated in math competitions through Mu Alpha Theta, the math honor society. I held an officer position in the Science Honor Society as the director of labs, planning demonstrations which illustrate scientific ideas. In addition, I was the Vice President of Robinson's National Honor...

University of Chicago - Current Undergrad, Physics

Brandon ...three.-Confucius As a tutor it is my goal to not only teach my students the material they need to learn, but to better their core understanding of a subject and their methods of learning for the future. This way, they can continue to learn at an advanced level long after they no longer require the...

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - BS, Mathematics

Ellie ...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 about which they are most passionate. This experience inspires my desire to educate young...

Johnny ...University of Maryland. I am currently a physics Ph.D. student, working on experimental particle physics. As such, I am a prime example of what it is known as a "growth mindset," which is the idea that intelligence is not fixed, but rather can be improved with persistence, as shown by the research of Prof. Carol...

University of Maryland-College Park - Bachelors, Physics

Illinois Institute of Technology - Current Grad Student, Physics

Hannah ...for a year as an Americorps fellow for a program called AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps, and I am currently working with young adults with Aspergers at a social service agency. I have extensive experience tutoring and mentoring children, teenagers, and young adults, including those with developmental and/or learning disabilities. These experiences have taught me...

Washington University in St Louis - BA, Pre-med/Psychology, Minor in Gender Studies

Nichola ...Detroit, Where I finished my bachelor's degree in secondary education at Wayne State University, majoring in math and minoring in physics. I have always been very interested in math, how logic-oriented it is and how it applies to almost everything in the real world. Aside from school I enjoy travelling, playing tennis, reading, and watching...

Wayne State University - BA, Secondary Education--math

DePaul University - MS, Pure Mathematics

Zacharid ...interest in mathematics. I am very proficient elementary math up to calculus 3. I have a passion for helping people understand mathematics. I am easy to understand, fun to work with and can relate to those who don't understand math by taking the time figuring out their fear and weaknesses in math.... My teaching philosophy is making sure the person I'm teaching leaves my presents knowing a little more than they came to me with.

Chicago State University - Bachelors, Mathematics

Ahad ...Each of these experiences have taught me that teaching revolves around mentoring and friendship. I hope to learn from all of you as much as you will learn from me. I firmly believe that success in any field lies in first understanding the concepts fully and then applying them to different problems. Hence, in my...

Loyola University-Chicago - BS, Molecular Biology