Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Arlington Heights, IL
Lee ...along their path to success. But being laid back, I am also good at relaxing a student and helping point out what is important and what is not. In my free time, I enjoy writing music. I am also a die hard Packers fan originally being from Green Bay, and a Bulls fan.
Northwestern University - BS, Biomedical Engineering
Northwestern University - MS, Biomedical Engineering
Sarah ...graduated from the University of Central Florida with a B.S. degree in Molecular Biology and Microbiology. This summer, I will matriculate into a physician assistant graduate program at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. I am also a nationally certified EMT. I recently finished my 27-month contract as a United States Peace Corps Education...
University of Central Florida - BS, Molecular Biology and Microbiology
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science - MS, Physician Assistant Studies
Kathy ...the door to all learning. I have taught Spanish and Italian to all ages. I enjoy using music and stories to create memorable learning experiences and help in verbal proficiency. Developing a meaningful connection and making it fun enhances learning languages. I love reading, singing and playing guitar, juggling, zumba and playing volleyball.... I am student-centered. The students' interests and goals determine the content of lessons. The students' learning preferences and comprehension of concepts set the pace. Student success is essential.
Elmhurst College - BS, Psychology /Spanish
Becky ...enjoy working with different types of students and helping them achieve their goals. I recently received my teaching certificate in Elementary Education at Benedictine University. I did my clinicals with 1st and 3rd graders in Reading and Math, and my student teaching in 2nd grade. I have also volunteered in a first grade classroom helping...
Eastern Illinois University - Bachelors, Marketing
Benedictine University - Masters, Education
State Certified Teacher
Anne ...lessons based on them. Once I had a student who wanted to be a fashion designer. We looked at articles and videos in Spanish about fashion to help her better understand how the subjunctive worked. Textbooks are great places to start, but students have to see that language is a way to express all types...
Sarah ...to understand the why. This skill based learning helps students understand information more thoroughly and generalize the skills across questions more effectively. Outside of work I like to keep active through running and volunteering with a local animal shelter. My ultimate goal is to one day raise and train a dog as my partner in...
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Communication Sciences and Disorders
Saint Xavier University - Masters, Speech Language Pathology
Ammar ...over two years of tutoring experience, I have worked with 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...
Southern Methodist University - Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering
City College of New York (CUNY) - Master of Arts, Biochemistry
Kevin ...am a senior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign pursuing a degree in Accountancy and Finance. I have three years of experience in tutoring K-12 children in math and reading, and have personally succeeded in a large variety of standardized tests, including the ACT, the SAT, and various AP tests. I am especially passionate...
Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS, Accounting
Christopher ...am a 2014 graduate of Taylor University. I received my Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology, with minors in biology and chemistry. As a recent graduate, I plan to work as a full-time math tutor in the inner city of Chicago. For the past seven years, I have held a wide variety of tutoring positions....
Taylor University - BA, Psychology/Pre Medicine
Molly ...we can come to certain answers. My goal is not to help students to merely get a good grade on the next quiz, but to help build a foundation that allows him or her to find success on their own in future units of study. In each lesson, I use a variety of methods -...
Columbia University - BA, History
Northwestern University - M.S.Ed., Elementary Education