I offer Math and Science tutoring for students located in the NW suburbs of Chicago. My degree is in Mechanical Engineering from Rice University. I have worked in many positions related to the field as well as in software development. (read more)
...I have a JD (law degree) as well, and a comprehensive understanding of applicable state and federal special education law. I have taught and tutored students with learning disabilities, social and emotional disorders, and ADHD since receiving my masters degree in special education in 1999. My focus, and initial certification, were in learning disabilities and social emotional disorders. (read more)
...I believe this is only part of what makes me a good tutor. My patience, creativity, and my relational attitude help me to engage with students, helping them to feel more comfortable to tackle problems on their own. I try to ask questions that will get students to think and understand concepts on their own, but will reexplain ideas and concepts in different ways if the material is confusing. (read more)
...Additionally, I have taught technical skills such as computer operation, computer software, and audio and video operation and education. The variety of programs I have taught include early-education music and movement studies, private and classroom music programs for all ages through adult, scie... (read more)
9 Subjects: includingElementary (K-6th),GED,General Computer,Music Theory
...I have been honored to be a mentor to many students over the years. I believe that everyone can be a success and that the only time you fail is when you quit. I enjoy opening students' minds to the idea that math is cool and conquerable!Bachelors in Mathematics (one class away).
Over 11 years tutoring students in Algebra and Geometry, mostly with learning disabilities. (read more)