# Award-Winning Calculus Tutors in Oak Lawn, IL

Andrew ...at Northwestern University. I have taught all high school subjects (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Statistics, and Finite Math) and prepared students for the ACT, SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, and college placement exams. When tutoring, I will start by showing students good examples and all the steps, but by the end of the session, the student is showing me all the steps without any assistance. We both need...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

Shivam ...high school to prep for AP and ACT exams. Those sessions really helped me, and that is what inspired me to become a tutor and help others. I also have a huge passion for math. I have loved and excelled at it since elementary school. I'm doing a minor in mathematics at college because I enjoy the subject so much. I try to make sure my students walk away with something from each session. I...

University of MIchigan Ann Arbor - BS, Computer Sciense

Anastasia ...figure out the best way to help them achieve their goals! Although I tutor in a variety of subjects, I am most passionate about math. It fills me with pride every time my students start to build up their confidence after we’ve worked together to turn a confusing concept into something they can master. In every subject I tutor, it’s important to me to find a way to engage my students and make the topic...

Northeastern University - Bachelors, Behavioral Neuroscience

Evan ...math is one of my favorites. Back when I was in high school, my friends always came to me for help with learning Math, and I always enjoyed helping them. Calculus is one of my favorites in particular, because I enjoy seeing my students realize that, while it is kind of intimidating at first, Calculus is just as easy as the math that came before it. I also enjoy helping students learn to get comfortable...

Tina ...found that students sometimes have a hard time understanding the concepts 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 is to build confidence for my students. Outside of...

University of Hawaii at Manoa - BS, Mathematics

Michael ...graduated with a Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering, and have helped many undergraduate students succeed in rigorous math and science-based courses. I tailor each session to the student's needs and focus on a multi-faceted approach to explaining abstract concepts. Connecting topics to the real world is what has made engineering fun for me, and I hope to inspire that in the people I work with. In addition to math and science, I have a strong...

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelors, Nuclear Engineering

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Masters, Environmental Engineering

Alex ...ages and in a variety of subjects. I received a BA in International Relations and Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and more recently completed my MBA program at the University of Southern California. My business school classmates and I took pride in offering group tutoring in subjects such as stats, economics, finance, etc., and I still feel ardently that the best way to fully understand a subject is to teach it! I have years...

University of Wisconsin - Madison - BA, Economics & International Relations

University of Southern California - BA, MBA Finance & Real Estate

Richard ...a MBA from Southern Methodist. I have tutored students for several years. I have tutored students in Math (mainly Algebra I, II and III; Pre-Calculus; Trigonometry; Calculus I, II and III), Statistics, and Computer Science. I 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...

Iowa State University - BS, Computer Engineering

Iowa State University - PhD, Computer Engineering

Robert ...group of students. This also gives students I tutor the opportunity to stop me when the math content becomes confusing. I feel that the best way to teach a tough section in a specific math subject is to start with an example and work each part out step by step with the student, while asking guiding questions to have the student work during the learning process. New concepts in math require a lot of background...

Northeastern Illinois University - Bachelors, Secondary Education Mathematics

Ellie ...most passionate. This experience inspires my desire to educate young students; to provide them the tools to be leaders, whether that be in the classroom, on the playing field, or in their community. My time as a youth soccer coach and tutor of my little brother and his friends has further bolstered my love of teaching. Given my extensive experience and longtime passion for math and applied math subjects, I feel I can best help...

University of Chicago - BA, Economics