# Award-Winning Pre-Algebra Tutors in Skokie, il

## Molly

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...to bolster a strong subject area foundation. 3. Impart test-taking skills and strategies necessary for school success. I teach with the tenets of the Common Core State Standards in mind. As such, I do not aim to teach "tricks" for getting the right answer. Rather, I aim to wholly ingrain the skills, strategies, and overall thinking needed to fully understand how and why we can come to certain answers. My goal is not to help...

### Education & Certification

Columbia University in the City of New York - Bachelor in Arts, History

Northwestern University - Masters, Elementary Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

AP United States History

ACT English

Languages

+111 subjects## Lisa

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...range of subjects, I am most passionate about Biology and Writing. Also, I have helped prepare many students for standardized exams such as the PSAT, SAT and ACT, and enjoy making the best of the experience. I was a National Merit Finalist for the PSAT. I am a firm proponent of peer-to-peer learning and the importance of a strong education. I hope not only to assist with your academic needs, but also to inspire critical...

### Education & Certification

University of Illinois at Chicago - Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

SAT

High School Biology

PSAT

+49 subjects## Stephen

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...learn is an experience that is a life time opportunity and helps you keep on top of subjects that I have learned back from high school in 2006- 2010. Also, I had to re learn everything from the ground up when I was out of school for a year from 2013 -2014. I feel like showing that students can achieve anything is an important lesson to teach them and I teach people everyday from my...

### Education & Certification

Lewis University - Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

Lewis University - Master of Science, Chemistry

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Calculus 2

Calculus

Differential Equations

+24 subjects## Carolyn

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...(which is like a degree in Education with an emphasis on public policy.) I focused mostly on better teaching practices outside the classroom, utilizing technology to teach, and getting girls interested in Math and Science. I have an informal, friendly teaching style. I like to show students that they CAN do physics and math, even if they have a mental block that says they're "bad at it" or "just can't do it." I try to...

### Education & Certification

University of Chicago - Bachelor in Arts, Physics

Northwestern University - Master of Arts, Learning Sciences

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Science

AP Physics 2: Mechanics

PSAT Critical Reading

+59 subjects## Taryn

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...demonstrations for 3rd and 4th grades. I am eager to share my love of science with students. I am passionate about science and math at all levels and I am a down-to-earth and compassionate teacher. My tutoring style is adapted to each student to focus on the specific areas of improvement. One size does not fit all, so why teach that way! There is nothing better than seeing a student's eyes light up when problems...

### Education & Certification

Pepperdine University - Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

Northwestern University - PHD, Chemistry

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

GRE Subject Tests

Reading

SAT Subject Test in Chemistry

+31 subjects## Amanda

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...I love tutoring because it gives me one on one time with a student to make sure they can produce success in their classroom. I have taught for 3 years! I tutor K-8 students in Reading and Math. I also sing and can teach the basics of music. My tutoring style is simple: to enable your student to independently find a solution to their problem(s). Upon engaging with your student a few times, I will...

### Education & Certification

Saint Xavier University - Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education

Governors State University - Master of Arts, Media Communication

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

2nd Grade Math

2nd Grade Reading

Elementary School Reading

+30 subjects## Kim

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...past 7 summers tutoring students in grades K-7. I have a B.A. degree in Elementary Education from Millikin University with a middle school endorsement in Math. I have a Master's degree from Concordia University in Curriculum and Instruction and have completed classes toward a certification in special education. My passion is Mathematics. I believe instilling confidence in my students is the key to their success and I believe all students are capable of reaching their...

### Education & Certification

Millikin University - Bachelor in Arts, Elementary Education

Concordia University-Ann Arbor - Master of Arts, Curriculum and Instruction

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

College English

Middle School Math

SSAT- Middle Level

+21 subjects## Sarah

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...I taught Math, Physics, and Chemistry with a focus on critical thinking and study skills in an underserved rural secondary school. I especially enjoyed teaching math because it was a language my students and I shared, and I believe they enjoyed it as well. Often times my students would come to me and ask for extra practice problems. My experience in rural Malawi taught me the importance of QUALITY education and that is why I...

### Education & Certification

University of Central Florida - Bachelor of Science, Molecular Biology and Microbiology

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science - Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

Physiology

College Algebra

Physical Science

+18 subjects## Jonathan

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...use my knowledge of mathematics to help students overcome their own difficulties and develop confidence in their mathematical insight and work. Education has been a major driving force throughout my upbringing. From becoming the first person in my family to receive a college diploma, to making sure my younger siblings always got their homework done, school work was paramount. Growing up, I regularly proofread, edited, double-checked, as well as provided any other general assistance that...

### Education & Certification

University of Illinois at Chicago - Bachelors, Math

University of Illinois at Chicago - Current Grad Student, Math

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

4th Grade Math

1st Grade Math

Finite Mathematics

+30 subjects## Stephen

Certified Pre-Algebra Tutor in Skokie, il

...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 prepare for standardized tests for college admittance. I have also tutored adults preparing for academic proficiency tests for their jobs and with GRE prep for those interested in going to graduate school. Additionally I have taught English grammar, reading, and conversational skills...

### Education & Certification

Grinnell College - Bachelor in Arts, Computer Science

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Algebra

GRE Verbal

Calculus

Chemistry

+67 subjects