### Award-Winning ASPIRE Tutors in Chesterton, IN

Andrew ...math after graduating from the University of Notre Dame with a math degree. I then earned my masters in Secondary Math Education at Northwestern University. I have taught all high school subjects (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Statistics, and Finite Math) and prepared students for the ACT, SAT, SAT subject...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

Lee ...with standardized tests. I'm a laid back individual, but I like to push my students. I know that every student is able to do well and I really enjoy 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...

Northwestern University - BS, Biomedical Engineering

Northwestern University - MS, Biomedical Engineering

Adrianna ...Prep Middle School in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood of Chicago, IL. I have also taught math in self-contained and remedial setting. I really love to help students find their voice in writing. I found that for me, as soon as I began to write about things I was passionate about on an individual level,...

Rice University - BA, Sociology and Policy Studies

Carolyn ...friendly teaching style. I like to show students that they CAN do physics and math, even if they have a mental block that says they're "bad at it" or "just can't do it." I try to show that the subjects fun and relatable, explaining why students would want to know things and why topics are...

University of Chicago - BA, Physics

Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences

Ben ...teaching ability to impart other students with the skills and knowledge they need to improve their academic performance. This past year I taught 9th grade geology and 10th grade chemistry at Tilden High School in Chicago and volunteered to serve as a tutor for underprivileged students in Revive’s Homework Help Program. I graduated from the...

University of Michigan - BA, Economics

DePaul University - MAMEd (Master of Arts in Math Edu), Mathematics Education

David ...may learn in different ways and all can excel. I like to present material in an engaging and relevant manner so that we can all learn and achieve success. One-on-one tutoring is an effective technique, particularly for explaining and modeling math, and I enjoy seeing students attitudes toward school brighten when they see immediate progress...

Drake University - BS, Education, History

State Certified Teacher

Katherine ...Freshman Composition (Argument, Research, Evaluation, Critique, Analysis, Synthesis), Creative Writing, and Creative Non-fiction, Literature, Film, and Cultural Awareness. I often work one-on-one with students for assignments in my own classes, but also for writing assignments they have in other courses. I have also taught several summer school courses on ACT and SAT Test Preparation. I...

University of Wisconsin-Madison - Bachelors, English & French

Arizona State University - Masters, Creative Writing

Sarah ...for helping students learn - especially when it doesn't come easy. I love teaching math, especially since I know that it can be hard. While I specialize in working with middle and high school students, I have worked with students as young as kindergarten and those well into adulthood. For those of you based in...

University of Notre Dame - Bachelors, Psychology

Providence College - Masters, Secondary Education

Sonjanita ...and other cultures through personal and academic research through the use of primary texts and travel explorations has heightened my interest in these subjects. While I emphasize student-centered instruction (with ample opportunities for differentiation, modeling and scaffolding), I am also a firm believer in the inter-generational transmission of knowledge. Teachers/tutors/learning facilitators have just as much...

University of IL - Chicago - BA, English

National Louis University - Ed.S, Administration and Supervision

State Certified Teacher

Kelly ...years. This year, I will be a student support resource teacher in order to focus on meeting the individual needs of specific students. I am also beginning classes for my Learning Behavior Specialist endorsement. I am patient, prepared, and always working to find new, fun ways for students to understand challenging concepts. If you are...

Indiana University-Bloomington - Bachelors, Elementary Education