I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last twelve years. In the wide field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests (literature and U.S. history), the CARS section of the MCAT, AP tests (literature, language, all histories, human geography,...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I have taught every subject at the middle school level (reading, English, math, history, and science) even though it was a self-contained classroom I followed the general education curriculum. I provided more structure, visualization tools, and scaffolding measures to help my students. I have also co-taught and held my own classes at the high school level in pre-algebra and algebra 1.
Itasca, ILView Tutor
...Encouraging students and letting them know their hard work and interests is valued is an important part of the tutoring process. Using their interests, experiences, and prior knowledge enhance their ability to enjoy learning and retain information. I am a retired certified teacher in Elementary Education and Special Education.
Lake Villa, ILView Tutor
...I am a substitute teacher in two different school districts and always enjoy teaching Social Studies in whatever grade it is. I enjoy reading about the past and the interesting things that happened and thoroughly learned a large number of things while discussing the past with my students. I hav...
Bolingbrook, ILView Tutor
...When tutoring I have worked with students ranging from preparing for a single exam to having sessions four times per week depending on the needs of the student. Having taught World History it is fun to see how different civilizations develop over time. When teaching history I focus on getting t...
Libertyville, ILView Tutor