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 have a great deal of experience coding in Java as I’ve been a Java developer in an IT department for over 15 years. I regularly develop GUIs, web applications and do back end programming. This experience is most useful in my tutoring as I am able to provide many “real-world” examples. (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)
I completed my bachelors and masters in Applied Mathematics, with statistics being the minor. I completed my studies in 2013 and now I am planning to study further and get a PhD in mathematics. I am interested in teaching math, because I think it can be fun and also because I love math. (read more)
...In fact, I was the feature editor for my school newspaper! As a graduate student I was required to write at least one APA format research paper per week and graduated with a 4.0 GPA. After assessing your student's writing needs, I customize an individual plan to help him or her achieve personal writing goals and write with better clarity and impact. (read more)