...Consequently, I have a strong background in both the hard sciences and humanities, and feel comfortable tutoring students on a range of topics. For the past four years I have tutored numerous students in mathematics, sciences, history, and English. I have also helped students prepare for the SSAT, SAT, ACT as well as various SAT Subject Tests. (read more)
...They are experts at teaching study skills for the long-term; I have been applying these methods for the past few months, with dramatic results. These methods include:
* Taking notes, and having students follow along, copying the full notes for themselves.
* Frequently stopping to have students e... (read more)
...I passed the first actuarial exam, Exam P, and I can help you pass, too. I got perfect scores on the Mathematics sections of the ACT, SAT, and GRE General Test, and I can help you do well on these tests as well. I have tutored students from Deerfield HS, Highland Park HS, Lake Forest HS, New Trier, Stevenson, etc. (read more)
...I then went on to earn a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Structural Biology from Cornell University's Medical College. As an undergraduate, I spent a semester studying archeology and history in Greece. I won the Botany award for my genetic research on plants as an undergraduate, and I have done extensive research in Computational Biology for my Ph.D. dissertation. (read more)
...I have 6 1/2 years of experience as a French teacher, most recently having taught at a private Catholic high school. In addition to my teaching experience, I have done official public school district homebound instruction (for students that cannot attend regular high school for health related re... (read more)