Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Park Forest, IL
Ally ...Master's in Curriculum and Instruction with a Bilingual Endorsement from National Louis University. My teaching philosophy is student centered and provides students with hands-on activities to engage in. I am consistently displaying the highest level of personal and professional standards. I am passionate about being a life-long learner. My professional goal is to be the...
Millikin University - BA, Early Childhood Education
National Louis University - MA, Curriculum and Instruction
Becky ...3rd graders in Reading and Math, and my student teaching in 2nd grade. I have also volunteered in a first grade classroom helping with Writing. While I have worked with 1st through 3rd graders, I like working with all elementary students. My favorite subject is Math but I also love Reading. Helping students in Math...
Eastern Illinois University - Bachelors, Marketing
Benedictine University - Masters, Education
State Certified Teacher
Andrea I currently attend the University of Chicago, where I major in Political Science and Biology. When I'm not spending hours reading Nietzsche, I'm doing improv comedy and graphic design. I'm currently pursuing a career in advertising/consulting, and in my spare time I eat mini tacos and watch Louis CK stand-up comedy. ... Teaching is about taking something complex and making it easy to understand. I like to focus a lot on students' questions, as they give me a view into how students best learn a subject.
University of Chicago - Current Undergrad, Political Science/Biology
Elyse ...volunteering in a third grade classroom that I was sure I wanted to pursue education as a career. Since making this decision I have had experience with students of all ages. I taught weekly lessons to 2nd and 4th graders during the first year of my program at Vanderbilt and then student taught in a...
Northwestern University - BA, Psychology (Spanish minor)
Vanderbilt University - M.Ed, Elementary Education
State Certified Teacher
Judie ...volleyball at the eighth grade level, and have done so for more than ten years - it's a great activity to develop confidence and teamwork. I come from a large family- -12 brothers and sisters - and like to make people laugh. Even when we are doing homework! I always find out what the student...
Monmouth College - BS, Psychology and Physical Education
Harvard Graduate School of Education - Masters of Education, Education, General Purposes
Brian ...five to twelve. I tutor all elementary subjects and middle school math. My favorite subjects are Math and Science. I believe that every student can learn and it is my job as an Educator to present information to them in the best way possible. My strengths as a tutor are in my ability to simplify...
Florida Atlantic University - BAE, Elementary Education
Jessica ...become a Reading Specialist. In addition, I have done private tutoring for the last four years. I tailor my tutoring sessions to the student's needs. We work on homework and supplementary materials for content areas in need of improvement. I take the time to understand why the student is struggling in particular areas and how...
Dominican University - Bachelor of Arts, Secondary Education & English
Concordia University-Ann Arbor - Master of Arts, Reading Specialist
State Certified Teacher
Paulina ...Fine Arts at Loyola University Chicago, where I obtained my Bachelor of Science degree through the Interdisciplinary Honors Program. Currently, I am a student at Midwestern University where I am working towards the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree. In my free time I enjoy painting, fitness classes such as Zumba and Turbo Kick, and I...
Loyola University-Chicago - BS, Biology
Midwestern University-Downers Grove - D.O, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Aline ...grasp a concept or describing it in new ways until it is better understood. My philosophy is that students just need support and encouragement when they are frustrated with the problems they are trying to solve. Aside from trying to bring out the potential in students I enjoy a myriad of hobbies including playing guitar,...
University of California-Berkeley - BA, Cognitive Science
Kate ...the Midwest after completing my master's in acting at London’s Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. I am lucky that I can pursue simultaneously my professional interests in acting and teaching. I am a conscientious, engaged tutor, with five year's experience coaching students in SAT and ACT preparation. In addition to my work with Varsity, I’ve...
Indiana University Bloomington - BA, Classical Studies: Latin & Greek, Theatre & Drama, minor in Art History