### Award-Winning Calculus Tutors in Glen Ellyn, IL

Nikolaj ...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 am I ever going to need this?" But the value of learning complex math, beyond its inherent beauty, is that students learn problem solving skills....

Zach ...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, from my point of view,...

Northern Illinois University - BF, Music Performance

Andrea I believe in helping each student reach his or her full potential. Each student learns material differently, and I try to implement different techniques to try and help everyone do his or her very best. If I haven't helped a student understand the material, then I haven't done my job correctly.... I believe in helping each student reach his or her full potential. Each student learns material differently, and I try to implement different techniques to try to help everyone do his or her very best. If I haven't helped a student understand the material, then I haven't done my job correctly.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Integrative Biology

Igor ...people from understanding concepts in math and the sciences, and I know how to get around them. I explain every concept in straightforward and totally plain language to describe the relationships between all of the moving parts in math and science subjects. I use familiar analogies as needed to paint a picture of the models...

University of Wisconsin - BS, Chemical Engineering AND Chemistry

Ahad ...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 tutoring sessions, I first explain...

Loyola University-Chicago - BS, Molecular Biology

Steve ...education, and I truly enjoy helping him or her achieve their best. I am also passionate about tutoring Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and Calculus. My teaching style is not set in stone; I understand that everyone learns differently and will try to find a learning method that will suit the student. Next year, I will begin...

University of Notre Dame - Bachelors, Chemical and Biomolecular

Benjamin ...but maybe you could be my first guest! I value teaching because it helps me continue to learn and sharpen my mind. I also enjoy being able to pass on the knowledge I have been given. If I work with you, you can expect my full attention, a great attitude, and a good balance between...

Northwestern University - Bachelor of Arts, Theatre with a minor in Business Institutions

Brandon ...as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other 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...

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - BS, Mathematics

Ellie ...nurtured in the intense British system, and finally had the opportunity to expand my mind in the holistic American system. I tutored students from elementary kids to college youths, from almost-geniuses to slow-and-steady learners. I'm a flexible, laid back individual, who is sensitive to the student's needs and strengths. Whenever possible, I use my creativity...

Wheaton College (Illinois) - Current Undergrad, Physics

Carolyn ...in Math and Science. I have an informal, friendly teaching style. I like to show students that they CAN do physics and math, even if they have a mental block that says they're "bad at it" or "just can't do it." I try to show that the subjects fun and relatable, explaining why students would...

University of Chicago - BA, Physics

Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences