...However, once I started in Calculus classes at Northwestern, I found that I really enjoyed math. The number one reason I became a teacher was that math was not always easy, but since I persevered through the high school curriculum, I was very successful at Northwestern. I specialize in tutoring AP Calculus, AP Statistics, Pre-Calculus, Geometry, and Algebra. (read more)
...My goals for each tutoring session is to keep students engaged and hopefully excited and not overwhelmed. I understand that learning with a tutor is very helpful and I also understand that follow through (independently) is necessary. Therefore, a small amount of homework will be assigned after each session. (read more)
...Many students have come into the tutoring center I work at and have requested help. I am one of the only tutors that teaches this test. My husband was also a recruiter in the Navy so I have many tips to help students pass the test and continue their path. (read more)
...At Elgin Community College, I am tutoring Calculus, Physics, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Trigonometry and Algebra. I obtained my M.Sc. in Mathematical Physics from The University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom (top 20 in the world).
I was teaching assistant for several courses: Q... (read more)
...The objective must be long-term memorization so that the definitions and skills learned can be recalled and applied throughout the student's study of calculus. My tutoring approach focuses on making sure a student learns the fundamentals and realizes how often the fundamentals appear in the solution of problems. I train students to break a problem into smaller problems. (read more)