I am currently a middle school math and science teacher in Evanston. I teach grades 6-8, in math subjects ranging from Common Core 5th grade through Algebra 2 and beyond. I have most recently helped tutor a student in pre-calculus. (read more)
I am a highly qualified secondary mathematics teacher. I have a passion for math and science and that passion overflows into my teaching style and methods. I make learning fun and it is my desire for all my students to excel! (read more)
...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)
...While attending the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, I worked as a math tutor in the Office of Minority Student Affairs, where the classes that I tutored ranged from introductory college-level to advanced undergraduate classes, in both individual and small group instruction. During co... (read more)
...My teaching style is one of:
* LISTENING to see what your student is doing; to learn how he or she thinks.
* ENCOURAGING students to push a little farther; to show them what they're really capable of.
* EXPLAINING to teach what students need, in ways they can understand and remember! I have o... (read more)