Award-Winning LSAT Tutors in Barrington, IL
Mengyi ...macroeconomics, Statistics, and test prep (ACT, SAT, GRE, APs, and select IB subjects). I also have experience tutoring graduate students with ESL. I love getting to know my students and understanding how they study best. I tailor my teaching style and methods to each individual, and sometimes I find that the most effective way to...
Princeton - BA, International Relations
Fatima ...liberal arts double major, a law student, and an appellate clerk, I can help students with a myriad of writing assignments, college and law school admission essays, personal statements, LSAT prep, and law courses involving criminal and constitutional law. In my free time, I enjoy ding yoga, reading, binge-watching Netflix, and hiking.
University of Texas - B.A., History/ Government
University of Pennsylvania Law School - J.D., Law
Matt ...to my own recent experience in test preparation, I am especially passionate about teaching the LSAT. Unlike many graduate-level standardized tests, the LSAT contains puzzle games and logical elements that make test preparation a fun challenge. My philosophy as an instructor is to consider each student’s goals and preferred pathways to learning, and to then...
University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign - BS, Business Administration
David ...my flexible hours allow me to meet nearly all scheduling needs. I would describe myself as laid-back, easy to talk to, and dedicated--I've had great success with nearly all my former students. Recently, one of my students placed into an excellent charter school after tutoring with me last year; the students was three grade levels...
Rajiv ...believe everyone needs to love a subject like Writing, yet they do need to be effective in it no matter what career they eventually pursue. To push that philosophy, my teaching style is Socratic. Students learn best by teaching and doing, not by being spoon fed information. Certainly, sometimes they need a helping hand, and...
University of Michigan - BS, Electrical Engineering
University of Michigan - MS, Industrial and Operations Engineering
Elizabeth ...exposed my students to texts which focused on racism, sexism, homophobia, colonialism and anti-Semitism; years before the English speaking world caught onto the pedagogical theories of Paulo Freire, I insisted on student-centered learning, creating a safe environment in which my students could explore their deepest thoughts, sharing what was appropriate with their peers. My students...
DePaul University - Bachelors, English & Linguistics
DePaul University - Masters, English & Linguistics/ Also hold TESOL credentials from College of Teachers, U.K.
University of Malta - PhD, Theology
Elena ...they aren’t simply told the right answer or right reasoning; they need to get there on their own. Outside of academia, I love to sing. I’m classically trained, but I also participated in a cappella in college! I also ran my first marathon this year, and I love to cook and try new recipes.
James ...subjects, standardized tests and methods of tutoring. I firmly believe that there is nothing a person cannot achieve with proper teaching and training, and that every student can succeed. Moreover, my approach has always been to teach not just the test, but the thought processes behind it. I'm proud that my students can learn not...
Loyola University Chicago - Bachelors, Political Science, Economics
Mike ...them. I believe that liberal education is one of the great pillars of democracy and civil society. If I can help young people understand and assess academic material, achieve their academic goals, and appropriate what they learn to apply it to their own lives and the world around them, I will be well satisfied.
The University of San Francisco - Bachelors, European History
The University of Chicago - PhD, History (History of Ideas and Modern German History)
Chuck I tutor the LSAT because I know it's a hard test and I know what it's like to struggle with it. However I also understand the process necessary to produce better scores, and nothing is more satisfying to me than helping someone achieve what seemed impossible a few months ago.
University of Texas - Bachelors, Finance