# Award-Winning Pre-Calculus Tutors in Richton Park, IL

Carolyn ...I then went to graduate school at Northwestern University, where I received my Master's Degree in Learning Sciences (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...

University of Chicago - Bachelor in Arts, Physics

Northwestern University - Master of Arts, Learning Sciences

Andrew ...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...

University of Notre Dame - Bachelor of Science, Math

Northwestern University - Masters, Math Education

Johnny ...ultimately earning a B.S. with high honors in physics from the University of Maryland. I am currently a physics Ph.D. student, working on experimental particle physics. As such, I am a prime example of what it is known as a "growth mindset," which is the idea that intelligence is not fixed, but rather can be...

University of Maryland-College Park - Bachelors, Physics

Illinois Institute of Technology - Current Grad Student, Physics

Olivia ...of subjects during my college experience. I began tutoring as a middle school student back in California and have continued to tutor every year since. So many years of practice has allowed me to become versed in tutoring individuals of all ages in a wide variety of subjects. For the last two years I have...

New York University - Bachelor in Arts, Anthropology

Nikolaj ...lot of YouTube videos from a small collection of channels. There's a company called Rooster Teeth that operates a handful of channels as well as their own community site that I've been following for eight years or so. It's been incredible to watch them move from eight guys in an apartment making funny videos to...

Northwestern University - Bachelor in Arts, Theatre

Mary ...aha moment, it makes me feel like I have accomplished what I needed to do. I am very patient with the students and always tell them not to be afraid to tell me that they don't understand what I am explaining. I will find a different way to explain things until they understand the material.

Purdue University-Calumet Campus - Bachelors, Mathematics

Michael ...even some college students. I have not only had tutees of mine pass desired classes, but I have also directly tutored students to 4s and 5s on Biology AP exams. Much of my style is student oriented and can change due to their strengths. I use approachable metaphors and similes to connect the student to...

Beloit College - Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry

Evan ...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 with standardized...

William Jewell College - Bachelor in Arts, Music

Ben ...subjects in the classroom, and it can quickly feel like it is too late to catch up. My goal is to team up to pick up the pieces that were lost or are close, but not quite there: learning the way you want to learn and the way you learn best rather than having topics...

George Washington University - Bachelor in Arts, Psychology

Roosevelt University - PHD, Clinical Psychology

Igor ...so that it becomes as intuitive and clear as anything. This is a promise. I know the pitfalls and ambiguities which prevent people from understanding concepts in math and the sciences, and I know how to get around them. I explain every concept in straightforward and totally plain language to describe the relationships between all...

University of Wisconsin - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering AND Chemistry