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" Part of my everyday routine is using the concepts learned in these subjects to perform my duties. As part of my education and background, I have taught classes at an introductory college level in Biology 101 and 102. I received high marks for engaging and explaining key concepts to my students. I have also tutored friends and family members ranging from high school to medical school. I try to engage students at every step of a problem to ensure that they are not simply memorizing the answers but to ensure that they are understanding the problem at a fundamental level. Most importantly is the fact that I am a patient, understanding and ...
- Loyola University Chicago - B.S., Biology & Psychology
- University of Illinois Chicago - PhD, Microbiology & Immunology
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, Algebra, Chemistry, Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Biology, MCAT
" As a private tutor, I would like to expose the full potential of a student by focusing on ways to approach problems. Ultimately, I would like to use my experiences as an engineer to associate problems with real-world situations, and give students a better sense of confidence when attacking new problems. ."
- University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - BA, Electrical Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Chemistry, Spanish, Trigonometry, Calculus, Physics, Pre-Calculus, Geometry
"I returned back to my home city, Chicago, in October 2012 and since then have been working at Northwestern University in the admissions department for the Kellogg School of Management. My interests including traveling and learning about new cultures, as well as staying active. I played lacrosse at Marquette and am currently training for the Chicago marathon in October."
- Marquette Univeristy - BA, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, History, Latin
" I feel that each student must approach academics in a unique way that caters to his or her learning style as well as one that is appropriate for the subject. Once the preferred study style has been identified, it makes for a much more comfortable environment, and one in which the student will excel. With my firsthand experience of using different learning strategies to master topics, I want to find the learning style that works best for you and help you achieve your academic goals.."
- Loyola University Chicago - BS, Molecular Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology
" That means I know calculus inside and out, and I especially what it means in real world terms. Additionally, I've worked with students from high school through college on calculus, physics, and introductory economics, and have developed an appreciation for different styles of learning. Math is the language the universe speaks, and I'm very excited to learn about that as a physicist. As a tutor, I hope I can share some of that enthusiasm with you.."
- Colgate University - BA, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, Algebra, Economics, Physics, Calculus
"The truth is, they have the ability, they're just missing knowledge of certain basic fundamentals. It takes the personal attention of a tutor to find out what that missing knowledge is, and with guided practice, my students have gone on to solve problems they never thought they could, and achieve better grades on their exams. I possess a flexible schedule, and no matter what your school level, I gladly provide my services with good humor, patience, and respect. I look forward to working with you!."
- Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Anthropology
- City University of New York - Hunter College - MA, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Geometry, Middle School Math, Trigonometry, Elementary Math, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Statistics, Algebra
"Professionally, I am a licensed attorney. 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:Economics, College Essays, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, Grammar and Mechanics, History, Writing, Spanish, Middle School Math
"The best compliment a student gave me was "I feel much more confident speaking English now than when we started." That confidence will make the student a lifelong learner and will transcend into other subjects. I am also an experienced learner! I have a degree in biochemistry and Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. This means I am qualified to teach biology, chemistry, algebra, geometry, and Spanish. I am currently a nursing student at Loyola University Chicago, so anatomy and physiology are my current life.." ...
- UW-Madison - BS, Biochemistry, Spanish
- Loyola - BS, Nursing
Tutoring Subjects:Organic Chemistry, Algebra, Geometry, Chemistry, Physiology, Anatomy, Biology, Pre-Calculus, Spanish
"I want to help every student realize how important the sciences and math are, while instilling in them how interesting and fun they can be. I have found that students have a hard time relating to science and math concepts and that is why I like to incorporate everyday situations and objects into my lessons to help students better understand the different concepts. I realize that every student has different learning styles and I adjust my teaching to their needs. I have striven to do everything within my ability to make sure that all my students and their parents are satisfied with my services and teaching.." ...
- DePaul University - BS, Biology
- DePaul University - M. Ed, Secondary Education
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Algebra, Biology, Middle School Math
" Because of my interest in learning, in addition to courses in physics, I have taken courses in a wide variety of subjects including chemistry, psychology and biology. It is also my interest in learning that makes tutoring something I enjoy doing. As an undergraduate I spent time tutoring other students in several subject areas, including physics, chemistry, biology and math. Knowing that I helped someone have a better understanding of a subject is very rewarding."
- UC Berkeley - BA, Physics
Tutoring Subjects:MCAT, Biology, Geometry, Chemistry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Physics, ACT Math, ACT Science, ACT Reading, Elementary Math, Algebra, Statistics, Middle School Math, ACT, Trigonometry
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