# Award-Winning Pre-Calculus Tutors in Barrington, IL

Richard ...Iowa State, and a MBA from Southern Methodist. I have tutored students for several years. I have tutored students in Math (mainly Algebra I, II and III; Pre-Calculus; Trigonometry; Calculus I, II and III), Statistics, and Computer Science. I like tutoring Math. Math is usually the reason people are afraid to choose majors and avoid...

Iowa State University - BS, Computer Engineering

Iowa State University - PhD, Computer Engineering

Michael ...not work with rote memorization but repetition of themes, not questions, is key. I am not another teacher, but a member of your team who will make any subject more manageable for your situation. I received my BS in Biochemistry from Beloit College, in Beloit, WI, May of 2013. While a student, I studied Organic...

Beloit College - BS, Biochemistry

Nicki ...have been frequently praised by supervisors and students, for finding an ideal balance between strict and compassionate. After all, learning should be fun! Outside of the academic realm, I also have professional experience instructing and training individuals in the areas of health education, athletic performance (primarily soccer and cross country), and emergency preparedness (CPR, First...

College of William and Mary - Bachelors, Neuroscience

VCU - Current Grad Student, Public Health

Andrew ...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 tests, AP exams, and college placement exams. When tutoring, I...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

Jourdan ...I like to see where a student has problems understanding, and complete the problem in a way that they can connect with. It is important to see how students approach a problem on their own first, because each student has a different academic background. In my spare time, I like to exercise, play soccer, and...

Johns Hopkins University - BS, Biomedical Engineering

Sammy ...teaching different Chicago students math through their "Circus-Based" curriculum. Now I'm happy to bring my knowledge and insight to Varsity Tutors, where I can hopefully be of use to students looking to conquer the terrifying world of numbers. I have the most experience working with children, but am of course happy to work with adults...

Loyola University-Chicago - Bachelors, Economics & Statistics

Lee ...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 and what is not. In my free time, I enjoy writing music. I am also a die hard Packers fan originally being from Green Bay, and a...

Northwestern University - BS, Biomedical Engineering

Northwestern University - MS, Biomedical Engineering

Miguel ...educational advocacy and academic enrichment. I thus have extensive experience working with middle and high schoolers in a variety of educational environments - including public, charter, and private schools throughout New York City. My individual-driven approach to tutoring has been shaped by working with students with diverse needs and educational backgrounds. In addition to standardized...

Harvard University - BA, History and Science; Comparative Literature (French, German)

William ...have been extremely rewarding and positive. I feel that the biggest advantage of one-on-one tutoring is the opportunity to instill confidence in a student. It is far too easy to get lost in a class of 30 or a lecture of 300, and I often find that in these environments, a student may question his...

Rajiv ...Socratic. Students learn best by teaching and doing, not by being spoon fed information. Certainly, sometimes they need a helping hand, and other times they need to be in an environment like tutoring where they are allowed to be wrong without penalty. Failure is a vital step of learning. Outside of tutoring, I play a...

University of Michigan - BS, Electrical Engineering

University of Michigan - MS, Industrial and Operations Engineering