### Award-Winning ASPIRE Tutors in Hanover Park, IL

Carolyn ...papers about gamma rays, and traveled to South America to work on experiments. I then went to graduate school at Northwestern University, where I received my Master's Degree in Learning Sciences (which is like a degree in Education with an emphasis on public policy.) I focused mostly on better teaching practices outside the classroom, utilizing...

University of Chicago - BA, Physics

Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences

Jennifer ...girls and middle school students in Reading, Math and other subjects as needed. Since graduation, I have taught English in France, worked with adults learning English 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...

Alexandra ...both Missouri and Illinois and hope to have my own classroom next fall. Throughout college, I tutored students in underperforming St. Louis schools through the program Each One Teach One. This summer I will be working with advanced students in a summer enrichment program for grades 3-5. Through both my student teaching position and methods...

Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Elementary Education (minors: Spanish and Psychology)

Jessica ...in addition to the actual material on the test. I go over the types of questions that are most likely to show up on the test, and make sure that students are completely comfortable with them. I customize my tutoring plan to each student's strengths and weaknesses, and hopefully by the time we are done...

Eric ...in 2010 in only three years. There, I won the Wheeler Award for the most promising student teacher in mathematics and was offered a full ride to start my Master’s Degree. I will graduate with my Master’s Degree in Mathematics from Northern Illinois in May 2015. I tutored throughout college, and continued to do so...

Northern Illinois University - BS, Mathematics

Northern Illinois University - MS, Mathematics

Remington ...Park. My tutoring style is pretty relaxed. In my experience, if someone knows what question to ask then they are already pretty close to the answer; they just need a push in the right direction. I like to help people talk through the problems. My job is to steer you in the right direction and...

University of Maryland - BA, Psychology, Criminology

University of Colorado Boulder - Seeking PhD, Physics

Andrew ...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 tests, AP exams, and college placement exams. When tutoring, I will start by showing students good examples...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

John ...Math but also work with Science, English and Social Studies. This is my 5th year teaching in the South Chicagoland area. I chose a career in teaching because I have always had a knack for helping people understand difficult concepts. Since high school, I was always helping friends and classmates with homework and tests. My...

University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign - BS with a Secondary Teaching Degree, Mathematics - Secondary Education

State Certified Teacher

Hannah ...Schools. I graduated from the University of Rochester, where I studied Public Health, Spanish, and Math. I tutor multiple levels of Math, ACT and SAT prep in Math and English, and Spanish. My philosophy as a tutor is that students know more than they think they do. I like to guide my students through solving...

University of Rochester - Bachelor of Arts, Public Health

DePaul University - MA, Women's & Gender Studies

State Certified Teacher

Kevin ...math and reading, and have personally succeeded in a large variety of standardized tests, including the ACT, the SAT, and various AP tests. I am especially passionate about teaching students optimal test-taking strategies for conquering standardized tests and honing their critical thinking skills. I believe that education is not only necessary for being successful academically...

Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS, Accounting