Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Social studies tutors in Lake Forest, IL
"In my short time here I have already tutored students in different levels of math and have made great connections with my students and their families. I have experience teaching students of widely different levels from beginners in elementary school to advanced students studying for AP exams. I have also tutored special needs students and have a particular admiration and compassion for individuals overcoming boundaries in their lives. I also worked closely with the youth ministry at my church for over a year and relate very well to students from 1st to 12th grade." ...
- Arizona State University - B.M. in Jazz Studies and B.S. in Economics, Music/Jazz Performance/Upright Bass and Economics/Math Minor
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Algebra, Elementary Math, Economics, Calculus
"I have 4 plus years of successful tutoring experience for companies like The Princeton Review and College Living Experience. I am excited at the opportunity to ensure your student will attain the grades they deserve. ."
- DePaul - BS, Biology/ Psychology
- CSOPP - MA, Forensic Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, History, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, Writing, College Essays
"I love all history subjects and enjoy working one-on-one with students to help them gain a better understanding of the material. As a teacher, I understand that all students learn differently and that it sometimes takes an additional explanation to help the "light bulb" go on. I also know that working one-on-one with a student can help them gain confidence in the subject and then in the classroom.."
- Dominican University - MAED, Curriculum and Instruction
- Loyola University Chicago - BSed, BA, Secondary Education/History
- State Certified Teacher
"I bring a wide range of educational and professional experiences to my tutoring sessions and dedicate myself fully to engaging with students in a fun and interesting manner. Working with students of all ages to achieve their goals and reach the ever-important "aha!" moment draws me to tutoring. It is because of those relationships that I develop with students that I am so thrilled to work together diligently as goals are met and accomplished.."
- Purdue University, West Lafayette - BA, Political Science; Spanish Language and Literature
- Indiana University Maurer School of Law--Bloomington - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:Spanish, Middle School Math, Economics, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, History, Elementary Math, Essay Editing
"I have been in the teaching profession for over 13 years. I have a passion for teaching and helping students achieve their goals. Along with being a full-time teacher, I have also tutored students throughout my career."
- St. Xavier University - BA, Elementary education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Writing, Geometry, Reading, History, Essay Editing, Middle School Math
"I'm proficient in a number of other subjects, as well -- including most all of the social sciences and much of the natural sciences. On top of that I run a literary magazine (untowardmag.com) and have extensive experience as both a writer and editor. I look forward to working with you!."
- National Louis - MAT , Teaching
- DePaul University - BA, English
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT English, Writing, History, ACT Reading, College Essays, Reading
"Currently I'm a novelist, the head writer for an independent gaming studio, and a freelance carpenter. I've played jazz saxophone for fourteen years and garage punk bass for three. My skills would best be utilized by either a young child who needs general homework help or a high school student looking for extra support, with an added focus on assistance in writing college essays."
- Pomona College - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:PSAT, Reading, History, Writing, Essay Editing, College Essays, SAT Math, SSAT, Elementary Math, Middle School Math, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT
"I teach time management techniques and tricks in addition to the actual material on the test. I go over the types of questions that are most likely to show up on the test, and make sure that students are completely comfortable with them. I customize my tutoring plan to each student's strengths and weaknesses, and hopefully by the time we are done the student will have no weaknesses! ."
- Northern Illinois University - BS, History
Tutoring Subjects:HSPT Prep, SAT Verbal, ACT, ACT Science, ACT Math, ACT English, PSAT, History, ACT Reading, SAT, SAT Math
"I recently traveled to China for a college course studying sustainable water management strategies. I love to travel! I also love to write and tend to excel with pen and paper, or--more realistically--with a laptop and Microsoft Word. I rely on the notion that the best pieces of writing are crisp, clear, and a pleasure for the reader, no matter what the topic may be.."
- Lawrence University - BA, Economics
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Science, ACT Writing, ISEE, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, ACT, HSPT Prep, College Essays, SSAT, ACT Math, ACT English, ACT Reading, Spanish, Writing, Economics
"In the more immediate future, I hope to achieve a master’s degree in international relations. My studies have provided me the knowledge and skills to be a useful tutor not only in political science and international studies, but also history, English, writing, American politics and government, research, and literature. In addition, for the last nine years or so, I have studied Spanish. Since freshman year of high school, I have studied Spanish each year, building on the foundation I built in the previous year. In the fall of 2010, I was fortunate enough to study in Bilbao, Spain, where I lived with a host family and took all of my courses ...
- University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign - BA, Political Science; International Studies
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Writing, ACT Reading, History, Algebra, Writing, ACT English, ACT, Middle School Math, Spanish, ACT Math, ACT Science, Trigonometry
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