...I have taught every level in those years from basic algebra to AP Calculus and everything in between. 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. (read more)
...Whether you feel totally lost or just need a little extra help, I would love to show you much sense math makes when you hear it in language you can understand. Here are some of the areas where I can help:
-catching up on missed lessons
-gett... (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)
...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. On course evaluations, my students say that I am kind, approachable, and patient. (read more)
...I graduated with a BS in Biology (with minor in chemistry) and, since then, have taken some independent graduate level biology courses at San Diego State University and Loyola University Chicago, so I have a very firm background in biology. I recently took the GRE and passed the quantitative sec... (read more)