### Award-Winning Trigonometry Tutors in Brookfield, IL

Nikolaj ...I believe that the key to learning effectively is to want to learn. That sounds a bit trite, but I've found that when students don't see any value in the material itself, they don't see any value in learning it. But all material has value. I find that it's very easy to fall into the...

Olivia ...teaching style focuses on reframing academic struggles as hurdles with simple and practical solutions rather than insurmountable hurdles. While I tutor in many subject areas, my passion and joy is in the sciences and mathematics. I have always seen education and learning as some of the most exciting and important opportunities in life, and I...

New York University - BA, Anthropology

Sammy ...own, fun outdoor events. In terms of tutoring, I spent my first college semester at CircEsteem, teaching different Chicago students math through their "Circus-Based" curriculum. Now I'm happy to bring my knowledge and insight to Varsity Tutors, where I can hopefully be of use to students looking to conquer the terrifying world of numbers. I...

Loyola University-Chicago - Bachelors, Economics & Statistics

Tina ...or sometimes they just choose not to learn the concept. But I can always find a way to help them realize that math is not a complicated subject. What they really need is a little bit of encouragement and a little bit of practicing easier questions to build their confidence in math. My teaching philosophy...

University of Hawaii at Manoa - BS, Mathematics

Kevin ...IL. I received a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Mathematics Education. I also received a Master's degree from St. Xavier University in Teaching and Leadership. For the past eight years, I have been teaching at a public high school. I have taught Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and AP Statistics. I have helped students...

Millikin University - BS, Secondary Math Education

Saint Xavier University - MA, Teaching and Leadership

Ryan ...a lot of fun with the sciences, and experience shows that inciting enthusiasm in a student is as important as making sure they pass the next test. I think the greatest barrier to learning is the avoidance of the unknown, so I concentrate on building strong foundations. My hobbies include engineering, snowboarding, most sports, and...

Northern Illinois University - BS, Electrical Engineering

Eric ...school mathematics and as high as Multivariable Calculus and Abstract Algebra. Personally, I prefer to tutor Calculus I. It is one of the most applicable mathematics courses and forces the student to put together all prior math knowledge. My biggest quality as a tutor is that I am able to adjust to the needs of...

Northern Illinois University - BS, Mathematics

Northern Illinois University - MS, Mathematics

Annie ...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. Following these courses I took a job as a medical editor for a pediatric surgical practice. This job involves extensive...

Northwestern University - BA, Psychology minor Global Health Studies

Loyola University Chicago - MA, Medical Sciences

Alan ...earned my master's in education from Harvard University. I was even able to earn a Teacher of the Year award for my school, my city, and then my county. But a lot more important than awards or degrees is that I genuinely have a good time working with students of all ages. Learning itself is...

New Mexico State University-Main Campus - Bachelors, Mathematics

Harvard University - Masters, Education

Zheng ...I received my Bachelor's of Science in June. In the future, I plan to go to Medical School to focus on Emergency Medical Treatment. I am very passionate about being involved with the community and helping others. During my college life, I volunteered at many hospitals in different countries, such as China, South Korea and...

University of Washington-Seattle Campus - BS, Biochemistry