Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in La Grange Park, IL
Lee ...helping them 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
Ryan ...listen to a lecture. I have attended informational sessions and all-day campus visits. I have stressed over application deadlines and scrutinized single sentences in my application essays. I have gone through the arduous MBA journey myself. After persevering through the MBA application process first-hand, I understand how the GMAT fits in the bigger picture and...
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering
Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management - MBA, Design Innovation, Management and Strategy
Echtar ...base of all other sciences, I believe every person should have a strong knowledge of mathematics to be successful in his/her study, his/her business as well as his/her life. I am a firm proponent of education, believing it to be absolutely necessary for an improved quality of life, and I try to impart this appreciation to...
Alfurat University/ Syria - B.S. Mathematics, Mathematics
Kim ...and English. I have also spent the past 7 summers tutoring students in grades K-7. I have a B.A. degree in Elementary Education from Millikin University with a middle school endorsement in Math. I have a Master's degree from Concordia University in Curriculum and Instruction and have completed classes toward a certification in special education....
Millikin University - BA, Elementary Education
Concordia University - MA, Curriculum and Instruction
State Certified Teacher
Ilana ...being a tutor, I am a musician. In addition to singing, I play the violin and viola and dabble in everything from Bach to bluegrass to covers of pop songs. As an opera singer, I have studied Spanish, Italian, French and German and am accordingly fascinated by the etymology of words in my own cobbled-together...
Northwestern University - BA; BMus, Cognitive Science (Neuroscience); Voice and Opera Performance
Kathleen ...has strengths and can learn how to maximize those strengths and improve on their weaknesses. My teaching style is strengths based and highly collaborative, always beginning by identifying what the student does know and working together to set goals. I take a team approach with students so that we are both invested in generating problem...
Washington University in St Louis - Bachelors, Urban Studies
University of Chicago - Current Grad Student, Social Services Administration
Ali ...kids come up with creative methods to learn, whether its through art or music or memory tricks, but I my main tool is using prior knowledge to enable future learning. I especially love teaching math and science. I know thats an area that a lot of students struggle with, but I think it just takes...
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - BS, Elementary Education
University of Roehampton - MA, Special and Inclusive Education
Victoria I have experience as an ACT teacher at a private educational company and have tutored many students from elementary school to high school on various subjects.
Northwestern University - BS, Biological Sciences
James ...that my students can learn not only how to improve on the areas I work with them on, but also writing, analytics and critical thinking that let them perform at their potential in the long term. As a proud member of Varsity Tutors, I look forward to working with you! See you soon!... "Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid." Every single person is different. Despite the cliche, it is the single most important principle I hold to during tutoring. Because each person is different, each person needs their own customized approach to tutoring. I firmly believe that the best way to help people learn is to find the methods that fit them, and I have had incredible success with that.
Loyola University Chicago - Bachelors, Political Science, Economics
Annie ...publication. I obtained a Master's in Medical Sciences this past year at Loyola University Chicago. And after all this hard work I was accepted to medical school! While I am able to tutor on a variety of subjects, I am most passionate about biology and application essay writing. I am an avid reader and love animals,...
Northwestern University - BA, Psychology minor Global Health Studies
Loyola University Chicago - MA, Medical Sciences