...I absolutely love my job teaching and working with young people. I understand that math is not everyone's favorite subject as it was not always mine throughout high school. However, once I started in Calculus classes at Northwestern, I found that I really enjoyed math. (read more)
...Here are some of the areas where I can help:
-catching up on missed lessons
-getting ahead on future lessons
Getting to know me...
I earned a B.A. from North Central College in b... (read more)
...I scored in the 97th percentile on my MCAT purely through self-study, with a distinction of scoring in the 100th percentile on the Verbal section. I am familiar with both the old and new MCAT sections, and I have a strong knowledge of how the exam has changed in the past and staying up to date a... (read more)
...These methods include:
* Taking notes, and having students follow along, copying the full notes for themselves.
* Frequently stopping to have students explain what they understand in their own words.
* Breaking problems down into step-by-step plans - even students who struggle with the material c... (read more)
...A student that I tutored in calculus came to me a few weeks into the semester after learning she was getting a C at that point. I met with her about 1-2 hours a week and she got an A in the class at the end of the semester. I recently had a student that I was helping to prepare for the math section of the ACT. (read more)