Award-Winning Elementary Math Tutors in Prospect Heights, IL
Taryn ...Science in the Classroom demonstrations for 3rd and 4th grades. I am eager to share my love of science with students. I am passionate about science and math at all levels and I am a down-to-earth and compassionate teacher. My tutoring style is adapted to each student to focus on the specific areas of improvement....
Pepperdine University - BS, Chemistry
Northwestern University - PhD, Chemistry
Tina ...tutored over 1700 hours with all ages of students. Most of the time I tutor all levels of mathematics, but I also enjoy tutoring high school physics or chemistry. I tutor Mandarin Chinese as well. I love tutoring a variety of subjects. I have found that students sometimes have a hard time understanding the concepts...
University of Hawaii at Manoa - BS, Mathematics
Sarah ...graduate student at DePaul studying Bicultural Bilingual education. I have experience with teaching, tutoring, nannying, and camp counseling. I am from Arkansas, but I am living in Chicago (Go Hawks!). Math is my favorite (and best) subject. I have also dabbled at voice and piano over the years. I look forward to working with you!
Missouri State University-Springfield - BSED, Elementary Education
DePaul University - MAED, Bicultural Bilingual Education
Jennifer ...as a Second Language, and tutored elementary, middle, and high school students in a wide variety of subjects, including Math, Science, Reading, English, ACT and SAT test preparation. I am a firm believer in problem-based learning, and encourage students to ask questions and think for themselves. Although I will not provide answers or a quick...
Amherst College - BA, French
State Certified Teacher
Ilana ...My teaching philosophy is one of guidance rather than direct instruction, helping students to discover answers on their own. I am very patient and understand that sometimes all it takes to understand a difficult concept is to explain it in a few different ways. We all learn differently, so I aim to develop an individualized...
Northwestern University - BA; BMus, Cognitive Science (Neuroscience); Voice and Opera Performance
Rishi ...instructing when it comes to tutoring. I am eager to assist in the student’s exploration of their coursework so they can get a deeper understanding of the material and find more enjoyment in their work. For that reason, my favorite subjects to tutor are Math, Chemistry, and Physics. Though a lot of the problems can...
Washington University in St Louis - BS, Biology and Psychology
Richard ...III), Statistics, and Computer Science. I like tutoring Math. Math is usually the reason people are afraid to choose majors and avoid taking some classes. The look on a student's face when he understands a concept is priceless. The power a student feels when she is able to understand and solve problems is unlimited. I...
Iowa State University - BS, Computer Engineering
Iowa State University - PhD, Computer Engineering
Deven ...and enjoy building a rapport with each student so I can challenge him or her to think critically about a given problem. On the flip side, I continually remind my students to critique and to question what I am presenting, especially if a point is unclear. This not only helps my students to gain a...
University of California-San Diego - BS, Bioengineering
Christopher ...gain more knowledge while attending Wake Forest University and obtaining a Masters Degree in Business Administration. I have since joined the business world as a Business Analyst, but have never lost my passion for teaching mathematics. In my free time, I enjoy working out, swimming, playing guitar, and hanging out with my family.
SUNY Fredonia - BS, Childhood Education
Wake Forest - MBA, Business Administration
Alex ...but to additionally give us enjoyment and perspective for life's ups and downs. I began teaching in earnest over a decade ago when I taught ESL in South Korea. During that time and since, I've been fortunate to tutor students of all ages and in a variety of subjects. I received a BA in International...
University of Wisconsin - Madison - BA, Economics & International Relations
University of Southern California - BA, MBA Finance & Real Estate