...I am a licensed Illinois teacher for math and science grades 6-8, however, I am quite comfortable in higher grade math. I enjoy helping students understand and learn the material. I am happy to provide a different method of explanation to make the material more clear to my students. (read more)
...I went to university in Illinois where I received my undergraduate degree in Fine Art with a concentration in visual documentary. I spent two years during my undergraduate study doing visual documentary in Poland and Italy. My idea was to capture local life on camera. (read more)
...I often tell my students that reading and writing skills require practice: they improve over time. My strategies for teaching critical reading and writing provide such practice. I am also happy to tailor lessons to suit a student's own interests. (read more)
...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)
I have been teaching and tutoring mathematics for over a decade. I always feel fulfilled teaching mathematics, which I believe is what I am created to do: teach and discuss mathematics. Most people whom I have taught eventually become skillful mathematics. (read more)