# Award-Winning Math Tutors in Des Plaines, IL

## Tina

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...high school physics or chemistry. I tutor Mandarin Chinese as well. I love tutoring a variety of subjects. I have 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...

### Education & Certification

University of Hawaii at Manoa - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

AP Calculus AB

Calculus 2

Calculus 3

+19 subjects## Ahad

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...experience, I have tutored in various scenarios: Chemistry lecture, tutoring center, private tutor, and teaching in Turkey. Each of these experiences have taught me that teaching revolves around mentoring and friendship. I hope to learn from all of you as much as you will learn from me. I firmly believe that success in any field lies in first understanding the concepts fully and then applying them to different problems. Hence, in my tutoring sessions, I...

### Education & Certification

Loyola University-Chicago - Bachelor of Science, Molecular Biology

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Anatomy

MCAT Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems

Statistics

+60 subjects## Krupa

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...Week Conference in Los Angeles, the Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium in Las Vegas and an abstract publication in one of the highest ranking international medical journals in the world, Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. I have also worked as a tutor and mentor for an organization that serves high school students in the CPS system through an after school program. I love working with students and I feel that I have a wide range...

### Education & Certification

University of Illinois at Chicago - Current Undergrad, Neuroscience

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

High School English

IB Psychology HL

Reading

+30 subjects## Ellie

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...through the lens of philanthropy. Through this, I have the unique opportunity to empower students to become leaders in their community; to provide them a platform to change issues about which they are 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...

### Education & Certification

University of Chicago - Bachelor in Arts, Economics

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Test Prep

SAT Subject Test in Physics

Algebra 2

+53 subjects## Evan

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...first, Calculus is just as easy as the math that came before it. I also enjoy helping students learn to get comfortable with standardized tests like the ACT. I keep both of us in a good mood so that the test doesn't seem as frustrating as it used to be for them. The change in a student's outlook when they start enjoying what they are doing always cheers me up. In addition to tutoring and...

### Education & Certification

William Jewell College - Bachelor in Arts, Music

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Music

Science

Literature

+32 subjects## Cynthia

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...have the most experience working with students from 1st grade through 8th grade. My strength is in reading and writing, but I have experience with all of the elementary and middle school subjects. I work with students in small groups, as well as one on one, and believe that all students need to feel their learning is relevant in order to help them comprehend the content. I believe students should feel comfortable voicing their concerns,...

### Education & Certification

University of Illinois at Chicago - Bachelor in Arts, English

Northeastern Illinois University - Master of Arts Teaching, Bilingual/Bi-cultural education

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Middle School Math

Conversational Spanish

ESL/ELL

+18 subjects## Adham

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...I graduated. I am also a certified MCAT/ACT instructor. Additionally, I've spent over one year as a tutor at the tutoring center at Loyola University Chicago. I enjoy tutoring one-on-one much more than group instructing. I find that my teaching style varies from student to student, however, I often employ the Socratic method, and I am still a believer in old school liberal arts methodologies, namely using your reasoning and wit to derive answers to...

### Education & Certification

Loyola University-Chicago - Bachelor of Science, Biology, General

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Genetics

Graduate Test Prep

Psychology

+44 subjects## Victor

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...also feel that teaching a subject is the ultimate test for the teacher, as the student may ask questions from any angle. It is always a challenge to answer the question in a manner that the student understands. I am primarily interested in tutoring the GMAT as I recently took the GMAT and the test is fresh on my mind. However, I am open to tutoring the SAT and basic levels of math such as Algebra....

### Education & Certification

Northwestern University - Bachelor of Science, Economics

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

SAT Math

Algebra 2

SAT

+12 subjects## Zacharid

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

As a child, I always had an interest in mathematics. I am very proficient elementary math up to calculus 3. I have a passion for helping people understand mathematics. I am easy to understand, fun to work with and can relate to those who don't understand math by taking the time figuring out their fear and weaknesses in math. ... My teaching philosophy is making sure the person I'm teaching leaves my presents knowing a little more than they came to me with.

### Education & Certification

Chicago State University - Bachelors, Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Pre-Calculus

Pre-Algebra

Algebra 2

+8 subjects## Rachel

Certified Math Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...Chicago youth involved in mentoring programs. To me, tutoring is about really getting to know each student, their strengths, and those areas of weakness that are coming between them and their highest potential. My specialties are math, essay writing, and Spanish. I love algebra because it's so neat and there's always a right answer, and I enjoy helping students realize that it's more straightforward than it seems. Teaching Spanish is a great opportunity for fun...

### Education & Certification

Northwestern University - Bachelor of Science, Human Development and Psychological Services, Spanish minor

### Tutoring Subjects

Math

Algebra 2

ACT Reading

Arithmetic

+24 subjects