Award-Winning Reading Tutors in Chicago, IL
Kayla "I'm a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (go Badgers!)I earned my Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Literature and English Language and Linguistics. Additionally, I earned certificates in both European Studies and TESOL. I studied abroad in Madrid, where I had the opportunity to tutor privately and work as a TA in the English Applied Linguistics Department at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid..."
University of Wisconsin Madison - BA, English Language & Linguistics, Spanish Literature (Minors in TESOL and European Studies)
Annie "I graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelor's degree in psychology and global health studies. Shortly after graduating I decided to return to school to complete the prerequisites for medical school. I completed chemistry, physics, and biology at Northwestern and organic chemistry at Harvard..."
Anastasia "I recently graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Behavioral Neuroscience. I currently work at a therapeutic school and pediatric therapy clinic in Chicago, but I have been tutoring since I was in middle school! I’ve always loved teaching and have plenty of experience as a tutor, substitute teacher, teaching assistant, Big Sister Mentor, and Peer Coach. By working with so many different individuals, I’ve learned to personalize my tutoring methods to best match each of my student’s learning styles and needs..."
Brian "... If there's a test, I know the skills necessary to excel at it and receive a top-notch score! As far as my own education, I attended college at DePauw University in Indiana, where I double majored in English Writing and Biology. I attended graduate school for Biology in Fairbanks Alaska at the University of Alaska, where I researched hands-on with a number of species, and graduated with a Master of Science degree in Biology in 2014. My methods rely on helping students learn not just the information necessary to excel in school and testing situations, but teaching methods for improving learning in all sorts of subjects..."
Victoria "I have experience as an ACT teacher at a private educational company and have tutored many students from elementary school to high school on various subjects.."
Liza "My philosophy is to provide students with a hans-on experience, for there is much value to students doing things themselves as opposed to being talked to all the time. As an English major at Columbia University, I hope to be able to use the critical thinking skills I have acquired along my personal journey to work with students and adapt to any learning environment and situation. I hope that someday, too, students will find learning fun and engaging, because attitude will make a great difference in any discipline in life, looking to the future."
Emily "I am a licensed attorney in Illinois who primarily represents children in guardianship disputes as the Guardian ad Litem as well as low-income clients in a myriad of housing and family law related cases. I graduated from Northwestern University with a BA in Philosophy in 2009. In May of 2014, I received my JD from Loyola University Chicago School of Law..."
Ari "I hail from Potomac, Maryland, where I was born into a family of math and science lovers. I shipped up to Boston for college and decided to hang around for a year afterwards, working as a CPR/First Aid Instructor. After growing weary of the Boston accent, I decided it was time for a change of scenery..."
Yan "I am an enthusiastic, patient, and thorough tutor with extensive tutoring experience ranging from a variety of subjects (algebra, AP Physics, fluid dynamics, electronics etc.) and a variety of clientele (middle school triplets!, university undergrads). I have been very effective in explaining complex concepts in a simple and understandable way. I will work with students to find the best way to not only achieve results, but also achieve fundamental understanding from first principles..."
University of Oxford - Bachelors, Engineering Science
University of Oxford - Masters, Engineering Science
Mercedes "...I also recently earned my M.A. degree focused on Modernist Literature from the University of Chicago. I am currently a high school English teacher, and would be happy to help you improve your reading, writing, and/or public speaking skills..."