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"My name is Madeline (Maddie), and I am currently a sophomore at Northwestern University majoring in theatre and English (creative writing), with a minor in psychology. Originally from New York, I went to a Montessori School through the 6th grade, when I transferred to the Brearley School, an all-girls school in Manhattan. I love to act, sing, make mixed CDs for friends, play with animals, read, write, and watch good movies. I have tutored independently for the past couple years; my teaching experiences include tutoring an eight-grade boy with Asperger's in reading and math, and a 9th grade girl in essay writing and editing." ...
- Northwestern University - BA, Theatre/Creative Writing/Psychology minor
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, ACT Writing, SAT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Math, SAT Writing, ACT English, Reading, Middle School Math, ACT Science, SAT Verbal, ACT, College Essays, Elementary Math, SAT, Algebra
"Hi there! I am a conscientious, experienced Latin tutor. I recently relocated to Chicago from Cincinnati, OH, where I was a preferred Latin tutor at a high school that consistently ranks in U.S. News' and Newsweek's lists of top 100 high schools in the nation. In Cincinnati, I worked with Latin students at all levels."
- Indiana University Bloomington - BA, Classical Studies: Latin & Greek, Theatre & Drama, minor in Art History
Tutoring Subjects:PSAT, Latin, Essay Editing, Writing, Reading, Elementary Math, ACT English, ACT Reading, ACT Writing, SAT, SAT Writing, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics
"I attended the 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 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 technology to teach, and getting girls interested in math and science. I have an informal, ...
- University of Chicago - BA, Physics
- Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Math, Elementary Math, ACT Science, SAT Math, Middle School Math, Trigonometry, Calculus, HSPT Prep, SAT Verbal, Physics, Differential Equations, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, ACT, SAT, ACT English, ISEE, Pre-Calculus, Algebra, ACT Writing
"As a tutor, I like to begin with structured strategies for learning concepts and applying them to new tasks. If working on a school or college subject, I will incorporate the students' own classroom texts with my own additional examples or readings. If working for test prep, I would like to work with the student in his or her own test prep book (I will have the same myself) working through specific strategies for each question. My past tutoring and teaching experiences include working with individual college students on English essay writing, Intro Micro- and Macroeconomics, and 4th-5th grade creative writing." ...
- Indiana University - BA, English; Speechwriting
- University of Cambridge - MPhil, English
- University of Chicago Law School - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT, History, ACT Math, GRE, ACT Reading, Algebra, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, SAT Math, PSAT, Elementary Math, Reading, Middle School Math, College Essays, ISEE, Economics, LSAT, ACT Writing, HSPT Prep, ACT Science, ACT English, Essay Editing, SAT
"Hi! My name is Caroline, and I'm a Chicago transplant (but a Northeasterner at heart). I'm also a 2010 graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where I earned a Masters degree in creative writing. I love to read and write, cheer for the Chicago Blackhawks, and, of course, help students meet their academic goals. My favorite tutoring subjects include composition and reading comprehension, and I enjoy working with students of all ages!."
- St. Lawrence University - BA, English
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - MFA, Creative Writing
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, SAT, ACT Science, Algebra, ACT Math, Elementary Math, Writing, Algebra, SAT Writing, Middle School Math, ACT Reading, SAT Verbal, ACT Writing, ACT, SAT Math, ACT English, HSPT Prep
"My math tutoring experience ranges from grade school to college levels, up to and including Calculus II. I've tutored at Penn State's Learning Center as well as students at home. My passion for education comes through in my teaching methods, as I believe that all students have the ability to learn a subject as long as it is presented to them in a way in which they are able to grasp. I use both analytical as well as graphical methods or a combination of the two as needed to cater to each student."
- Penn State - BS, Industrial Engineering
- UIC - M Arch, Architecture
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, Trigonometry, Essay Editing, Chemistry, Grammar and Mechanics, GRE, Pre-Calculus, Writing, College Essays, SAT, Algebra, Physics, Elementary Math, Calculus, Statistics, Geometry
"My name is Katie, and I grew up in Wheaton, IL and now live in Winfield, IL. I worked as a middle and high school classroom teacher for six years. I earned a Master’s of Science in Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus on Environmental Education, and I am currently working as the Education Coordinator for a non-profit organization. There I develop curriculum and provide professional development to educators."
- Illinois State University - B.S. Ed, Special Education
- Northern Illinois University - M.S.Ed, Curriculum & Instruction
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, ACT Reading, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, ACT Math, Phonics, ACT English, Pre-Calculus, Reading, SSAT, History, ACT, ACT Writing, ACT Science, Biology, SAT, HSPT Prep, SAT Verbal, Spanish, SAT Writing, Algebra, College Essays, PSAT, ISEE
"Hello, My name is Jae Kim. I am a college graduate from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, where I majored in Biochemistry and minored in Chemistry. I went to the Illinois Math and Science Academy, which is a residential high school for gifted students. In order to attend one must take the SAT and apply to the school."
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS, Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, SAT Math, Pre-Calculus, ACT Science, ACT, SAT, ACT Writing, MCAT, Calculus, ACT Reading, Chemistry, Physics, Algebra, Anatomy, Physiology, Geometry, ACT Math, ACT English, Trigonometry, PSAT, Organic Chemistry, Biology
"I get excited about tutoring. In the last two years I've tutored everyone from middle school students to adults, on topics ranging from the intuitions of basic arithmetic to how to connect with and describe an author's voice. Behind every topic, a new world is waiting for every student if we can just make things click. I tutor with gestures and jokes, messy diagrams and clean metaphors."
- Brown University - B.A. , Urban Studies
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, SAT Writing, Writing, French, Reading, SAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, PSAT, SAT Verbal, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, College Essays
"I recently finished 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 far as tutoring, I have had students ranging from sophomores in high school to adults transitioning into a new career."
- Northwestern University - BS, Biomedical Engineering
- Northwestern University - MS, Biomedical Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Math, Geometry, ACT Science, SAT, Calculus, ACT Math, Statistics, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physics
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