# Award-Winning Pre-Calculus Tutors in Des Plaines, IL

## Olivia

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...to become versed in tutoring individuals of all ages in a wide variety of subjects. For the last two years I have focused on working with students with learning disabilities such as ADHD. My 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...

### Education & Certification

New York University - Bachelor in Arts, Anthropology

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

7th Grade Science

Essay Editing

Statistics

+96 subjects## Kurt

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...got the opportunity to be an educator. Whether it was patients trying to understand what was happening to their bodies, prospective students seeing if the field of medicine was for them, medical students working on their clinical rotations, or new hires learning the ropes, getting the chance to sit down with people and share my knowledge and love of the material was consistently the highlight of my day. I've always had an aptitude for math...

### Education & Certification

Rochester Institute of Technology - Bachelor of Science, Physician Assistant

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

Physics

Calculus 3

SAT Math

+42 subjects## Jacob

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...all academic subjects as well as for standardized tests such as the SAT and ACT. My two favorite subjects to tutor are English and Math. Though these subjects seem different, I like to approach them the same way with students: building from simple, easily-grasped concepts to complex solutions and insights. This reflects my teaching style when it comes in all subjects I tutor. Outside of academics my interests lie in the arts. I’m pursuing a...

### Education & Certification

The University of Chicago - Bachelors, English Language and Literature

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

Study Skills and Organization

European History

High School Level American Literature

+44 subjects## Ahad

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...Throughout my college 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...

### Education & Certification

Loyola University-Chicago - Bachelor of Science, Molecular Biology

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

ESL/ELL

High School Biology

Organic Chemistry

+60 subjects## Tina

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...also enjoy tutoring 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...

### Education & Certification

University of Hawaii at Manoa - Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

Mandarin Chinese

Calculus 3

AP Calculus AB

+19 subjects## Eric

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...to meet and/or exceed the required standards by year’s end. My teaching philosophy utilizes the backward design method where we begin with the ideal result then we review all of the prerequisite knowledge, skills, and techniques that will be need to solve the problem. With this method the teacher serves as a facilitator who guides the student through the process of using the critical thinking necessary for understanding the desired result. Thus the focus if...

### Education & Certification

DePaul University - Bachelor of Science, Finance

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

Arithmetic

College Algebra

Elementary Math

+7 subjects## Nichola

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...I have only recently moved to Chicago, but I have thoroughly enjoyed my short time here. I am originally from Detroit, Where I finished my bachelor's degree in secondary education at Wayne State University, majoring in math and minoring in physics. I have always been very interested in math, how logic-oriented it is and how it applies to almost everything in the real world. Aside from school I enjoy travelling, playing tennis, reading, and watching...

### Education & Certification

Wayne State University - Bachelor in Arts, Secondary Education--math

DePaul University - Master of Science, Pure Mathematics

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

ACT Math

ACT Science

SAT

+20 subjects## Kevin

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...pursuing a degree in Accountancy and Finance. I have three years of experience in tutoring K-12 children in math and reading, and have personally succeeded in a large variety of standardized tests, including the ACT, the SAT, and various AP tests. I am especially passionate about teaching students optimal test-taking strategies for conquering standardized tests and honing their critical thinking skills. I believe that education is not only necessary for being successful academically and professionally,...

### Education & Certification

Univeristy of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Bachelor of Science, Accounting

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

AP Calculus AB

SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 2

Math

+66 subjects## Marshall

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...four years, usually with the stipulation that I go through homework after school with kids I babysat. At school, I've tutored struggling peers in economic theory and Spanish. More recently, I worked in Spain as an English teacher for Catalan children ranging from six to fifteen years of age. Finally, I'm an older brother. I taught my little brother everything I know, whether it be how to ride a bike or how to solve differential...

### Education & Certification

Northwestern University - Bachelors, Economics

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

SAT Writing and Language

Spanish

Spanish 1

+55 subjects## Michael

Certified Pre-Calculus Tutor in Des Plaines, IL

...While in college, I interned as a Beloit Biomedical Research Scholar at the University of Loyola at their Sheridan campus. My research was regarding DNA sequencing of phototransductive proteins in the eye tissues of a species of freshwater American fish. Further, I studied at the Universidad de San Francisco de Quito(USFQ) on Ecuadorian mainland and the Galapagos Academic Institute of the Arts and Sciences(GAIAS) on San Cristobal of the Galapagos Islands. I am also well...

### Education & Certification

Beloit College - Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry

### Tutoring Subjects

Pre-Calculus

High School English

History

Algebra

+61 subjects