Award-Winning SAT Reading Tutors in Arlington Heights, IL
Emerson ...Austin, and since I have worked as a private elementary school tutor, a private SAT-prep tutor, and a preschool tutor for the Neighborhood Schools Program in South Side Chicago. I have taken, and succeeded in, a broad range of Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) classes, and am familiar with the latest formats, question...
University of Chicago - BS, Biology and Psychology
Elyse ...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 experience with students of all...
Northwestern University - BA, Psychology (Spanish minor)
Vanderbilt University - M.Ed, Elementary Education
State Certified Teacher
Amanda ...and are my favorite subjects to teach. I am able to offer tutoring in a wide variety of History classes and standardized tests because I have spent the last two years as a high school History teacher for Teach For America, which has made me familiar with teaching practices that translate well into one-on-one instruction....
Carolyn ...technology to teach, and getting girls interested in Math and Science. I have an informal, friendly teaching style. I like to show students that they CAN do physics and math, even if they have a mental block that says they're "bad at it" or "just can't do it." I try to show that the subjects...
University of Chicago - BA, Physics
Northwestern University - MA, Learning Sciences
Jordana ...tutored struggling college students both in course content and in study skills. I am certified to tutor a wide variety of subjects, though I am very passionate about English, Public Speaking, and elementary level subjects (Phonics and Math). I believe that the ability to utilize the spoken and written word is essential to function in...
Elmhurst College - BA, History/Communications
Loyola University-Chicago - MEd, Elementary Education
Xan I'm a teaching assistant with Blue Engine, an Americorps program that tutors in at-risk classrooms. I teach 9th grade English students in essay writing, literary analysis, and reading comprehension. I have excellent test scores, a degree with honors from a top university, and the enthusiasm and dedication to help you succeed!... I teach primarily by asking questions designed to ensure student understanding of a topic before moving on, as well as providing my own insight.
The University of Chicago - Bachelors, English
Emily ...law school, I assisted in the developing of curriculum for a homework help program at a community center in Chicago. I have always been passionate about how to best share and communicate ideas, whether written or spoken. My method for tutoring involves sharing this passion with students to better help them hone and express their...
Northwestern University - BA, Philosophy
Loyola University Chicago School of Law - JD, Public Interest Law Certificate
Ben ...and finally moved into a middle-school science and reading position in the northwest suburbs, where I recently began my 10th year as a classroom teacher. I love to teach, and I think that my teaching experience is diverse enough to make virtually any subject - and any audience - within reach. My favorite areas, though,...
John Carroll University - BA, English/Philosophy
John Carroll University - MA, English
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - ABD (Passed prelim exam), English
Olivet Nazarene University - MA, Reading Education
State Certified Teacher
Liana ...year at Northwestern University this fall. I am currently working towards my Bachelor's Degree in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Cell Biology and Physiology. I am also a declared Business minor and am considering double-minoring in Global Health as well. I tutor subjects in diverse areas, from the SAT Spanish subject test and Algebra...
Northwestern University - Current Undergrad, Biological Sciences
Tip ...am working on my ELL/ESL endorsement. I have tutored students ranging from elementary to high school. I have helped all students relearn, reinforce and extend concepts they are currently learning at school. At my previous school, I led a tutoring club where I helped students with homework, ISEE test prep and high school application essays,...
Princeton University - BA, English
National Louis University - MAT, Education