### Award-Winning Calculus Tutors in Tinley Park, IL

Nikolaj ...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. Large, seemingly intractable problems can be reduced to several smaller, more manageable problems. This is true of differential equations, and it is true of...

Joseph ...learning and with enough hard work and determination to achieve his or her academic goals. Unfortunately, many classrooms seem to fall short of actively engaging and inspiring students to take initiative in their academic careers. I strive to bring out the best in all my students through active engagement of the material at hand as...

Northwestern University - BS, Biomedical Engineer/CS minor

Maya ...have tutored high school and college-level math, biology, general chemistry, and biochemistry; I have also tutored test prep. For test prep, I tutor SAT math, writing, verbal, SAT subject tests (Math IIC), PSAT (math, verbal, writing), and ACT math/science/grammar. I love to teach by working through problems with students and applying basic concepts to obtain...

UC Berkeley - BS, Chemistry

Andrew ...for the ACT, SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, and college placement exams. When tutoring, I will start by showing students good examples and all the steps, but by the end of the session, the student is showing me all the steps without any assistance. We both need to be confident that the student can...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

Ammar ...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 at hand, my tutoring experiences also show that...

Southern Methodist University - Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering

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

Angela ...to tutor during the evenings and weekends. I have experience and enjoy working with all types of students, including students working on remedial and advanced material and students with learning difficulties. My thorough explanations help students understand their work, rather than simply memorizing information, which leads to greater mastery and longer retention.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Mathematics

Kurt ...down with people and share my knowledge and love of the material was consistently the highlight of my day. I've always had an aptitude for math and science and have been unofficially tutoring my peers since middle school. I believe that if you present any subject matter in a functional way that focuses on developing...

Rochester Institute of Technology - BS, Physician Assistant

Carolyn ...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 want to know things and why topics are useful even if they do not pursue a carer in math or...

University of Chicago - BA, Physics

Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences

Subash I have been a tutor at multiple colleges and universities for about 4 years. My students have appreciated my efforts in helping them with their classes and that motivates me to continue tutoring.... To make a student understand something, you have to approach the problem from student's point of view. So, its very important to know how does a student understand the problem.

Illinois Institute of Technology - B.S., Computer Engineering

Jourdan ...usually a way that fits the student the best. This reflects my tutoring style, because I like to see where a student has problems understanding, and complete the problem in a way that they can connect with. It is important to see how students approach a problem on their own first, because each student has...

Johns Hopkins University - BS, Biomedical Engineering