### Award-Winning Statistics Tutors in Calumet City, IL

Mimi ...not teaching in some capacity, hence Varsity Tutors. I am very interested in languages ad abstract communication, which is why language arts and mathematics are by far my favorite subjects to talk about and teach. On the surface, languages and branches of math are very different, but they are both based in their internal logic...

Washington University in St Louis - BA, French, Economics

Cornell University - MBA, Marketing

Stephen ...Computer Science from Grinnell's Department of Math and Computer Science. Since graduation I have tutored students of a wide variety of ages and background in a number of subjects. I have tutored middle school students in the Chicago area in Math and science and high school students in advanced Math, chemistry, writing, and helped them...

Grinnell College - BA, Computer Science

Vivaldi ...include Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Trigonometry, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Pre-Calculus and Calculus. Science courses I have taught include Earth and Space Science, Life Science, and Physical Science. I have served as both a Math and Science Department chair, and a Science Instructional Coach. I am also very knowledgeable of the Mathematics Common Core and the Next Generation...

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - BS, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering

University of Illinois at Chicago - Masters, Education

Emerson ...prepared for the topic, not only in the specific test we are preparing for, but anywhere else it may come up. Memorizing words or equations might help somebody in the short term, but understanding why that word means what it means, or what an equation is actually depicting is worth the extra effort. Besides test-prep...

University of Chicago - BS, Biology and Psychology

Richard ...like tutoring Math. Math is usually the reason people are afraid to choose majors and avoid taking some classes. The look on a student's face when he understands a concept is priceless. The power a student feels when she is able to understand and solve problems is unlimited. I believe that people learn best when...

Iowa State University - BS, Computer Engineering

Iowa State University - PhD, Computer Engineering

Eashan ...when students understand an abstract concept with my help. Being privileged and fortunate enough to have had a strong foundation in a variety of topics, I feel that tutoring, teaching, and helping others understand my favorite subjects are the perfect ways to give back and provide that which I was lucky enough to have been...

Indiana University-Bloomington - Current Undergrad, Neuroscience and International Studies

Kurt ...on rote memorization. This method has proven to instill a deep working knowledge of the material in students of all ages that will stay with them long after they pass the test. In my spare time I'm a comedian who enjoys both comedy improvisation and stand up, and I'm also a life-long gamer always on...

Rochester Institute of Technology - BS, Physician Assistant

John ...year teaching in the South Chicagoland area. I chose a career in teaching because I have always had a knack for helping people understand difficult concepts. Since high school, I was always helping friends and classmates with homework and tests. My favorite part of being a teacher is seeing when "the lightbulb" turns on when...

University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign - BS with a Secondary Teaching Degree, Mathematics - Secondary Education

State Certified Teacher

Sam ...at levels from middle school through college, and have become excellent at recognizing roadblocks to understanding math problems. As a teaching assistant, I have led discussions and problem solving sessions for most introductory college/advanced high school level courses. Over the years, some students have told me that my discussion sections are more useful to them...

Carnegie Mellon University - Bachelors, Mathematics

University of Illinois at Chicago - Masters, Mathematics

Rajiv ...My experience in tutoring, currently at four years with no end in sight, is driven by my own passion for learning which I wish to instill in others. In the past, I have tutored everything from Kindergartners to college seniors in a potpourri of subjects. I enjoy teaching Math and Writing the most because of...

University of Michigan - BS, Electrical Engineering

University of Michigan - MS, Industrial and Operations Engineering