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

Benjamin ...and in the past few years I have enjoyed growing as a teacher and leader. I particularly enjoy "the game" of standardized tests, so I gravitate towards teaching ACT and SAT prep. I believe my work as an actor and director aids my ability to communicate and listen to students. I have an avid curiosity;...

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

Ryan ...through the eyes of the student, to challenge myself to widen my own perspective, and to innovate methods in explaining complex concepts. My goal for each tutoring session is to truly dialogue with the student and encourage him/her to discuss the underlying principles behind each lesson, not just listen to a lecture. I have attended...

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering

Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management - MBA, Design Innovation, Management and Strategy

Jack I'm a recent grad from Northwestern (B.A. in Theatre and Economics) who loves teaching and learning. I love helping other people achieve their goals and helping students find ways to be their best selves. Excited to meet and work with Chicagoland's students!... I like to discuss the idea of intent. An author doesn't write for the sake of writing, just as a scientist doesn't build graphs for the sake of building a graph. These are tools that people are using to communicate something underneath. Once we reframe to focus on intent, interpreting information becomes a lot more engaging.

Northwestern University - Bachelors, Economics/Theatre

Matt ...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 I'm very excited to learn about that...

Colgate University - BA, Physics

Eric ...Degree. I will graduate with my Master’s Degree in Mathematics from Northern Illinois in May 2015. I tutored throughout college, and continued to do so while I have been working as a full time teacher for the past three years. I have tutored levels of math as low as elementary school mathematics and as high...

Northern Illinois University - BS, Mathematics

Northern Illinois University - MS, Mathematics

Vivaldi ...school to collegiate freshman. I am endorsed in middle school math and physical science. I also carry an algebra endorsement. Math courses I have taught include Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Trigonometry, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Pre-Calculus and Calculus. Science courses I have taught include Earth and Space Science, Life Science, and Physical Science. I have served as both...

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering

University of Illinois at Chicago - Masters, Education

Jourdan ...student’s time in high school. I tutor in math courses and in standardized test preparation. Math is my favorite subject to tutor because it is rewarding once the student understands the concepts and can solve problems on their own. There are many different ways to approach math problems, so there is usually a way that...

Johns Hopkins University - BS, Biomedical Engineering

Ellie ...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 students; to provide them the tools...

University of Chicago - BA, Economics

Nicholas ...after. This is my mission as a tutor at Varsity Tutors. To connect the material to each student I tutor on a personal level through visual representation and personally applicable examples. This will lead to a better understanding of what he or she is learning and will allow the student to build a foundation for...

Michigan State University - Bachelors, Economics

Brandon ...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 service of a tutor.

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - BS, Mathematics