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

Carolyn ...University of Chicago for my undergrad degree. There I studied Physics with a specialization in Astrophysics. I was very involved in the student physics organizations, published several 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...

University of Chicago - BA, Physics

Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences

Lee ...my M.S. in Biomedical Engineering at Northwestern University. I am staying in the Chicago area because I truly love the city and envision staying here for a long time. As a tutor, I have had students ranging from sophomores in high school to adults transitioning into a new career. My Engineering curriculum at Northwestern was...

Northwestern University - BS, Biomedical Engineering

Northwestern University - MS, Biomedical Engineering

Remington ...Maryland, College 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...

University of Maryland - BA, Psychology, Criminology

University of Colorado Boulder - Seeking PhD, Physics

John ...field of 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...

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

State Certified Teacher

Elyse ...and Spanish at Northwestern University and then got my Master's degree in Elementary Education from Vanderbilt University. Although I always thought teaching sounded exciting, it was not until I began 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...

Northwestern University - BA, Psychology (Spanish minor)

Vanderbilt University - M.Ed, Elementary Education

State Certified Teacher

Meggan ...firm believer in the motto "It takes a village to raise a child." It is important that we work together as teachers, tutors, parents and family to ensure each child gets the best education possible. My role as a teacher and tutor is to discover each student's individual learning style and tailor the learning material...

University of Iowa - BA, Communications/Art

Quincy University - MS, Educaiton

Andrew ...while in college and I started teaching high school 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)...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

Eric ...credit in high school for Calculus I and II, as well as Statistics and Physics, I received my Bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Northern Illinois University 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...

Northern Illinois University - BS, Mathematics

Northern Illinois University - MS, Mathematics

Max ...undergraduate student at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). I am majoring in biological sciences on the pre-medicine track, and I am very excited to one day become a physician at a teaching hospital. The subjects that I'm passionate include chemistry, biology, psychology, and mathematics (mainly algebra and geometry). My first experience as a...

University of Illinois at Chicago - Current Undergrad, Biological Sciences

Brandon ...my goal to not only teach my students the material they need to learn, but to better their core understanding of a subject and their methods of learning for the future. This way, they can continue to learn at an advanced level long after they no longer require the service of a tutor.

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - BS, Mathematics