...I believe that self-esteem and motivation are critical to the learning process, as is parental involvement. My goal is not just to help children, but to empower them. I have written over 150 IEP's and 504 plans, and a greater number of accommodations and modifications to facilitate student success. (read more)
...I’m a fan of examples paired with structure – I will have lots of examples at the ready, and a careful explanation behind them, to show the purpose behind some mathematical idea or process.
(Test Prep) Though I’m a tutor for math at all levels, I have 2 years of experience in preparing student... (read more)
...I can then figure out how best to help them with the areas they are having the most difficulty with and put together a plan of action.The studying of algebra can seem confusing to some since there are a large number of mathematical terms involved in doing this kind of work. The way I teach and t... (read more)
...Laura received her Bachelor's in Education from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. She earned her Master's degree from Roosevelt University.I have had my Elementary Education teaching certificate from the state of Illinois for 12 years. I taught sixth grade for three of those years, as well as third and fourth grades for two of those years. (read more)
...I am available for lessons/tutoring on trumpet (and the other brass instruments) for all skill levels, including beginners. I have been working as a software engineer in the financial industry for the last fourteen years, and the systems that I have worked on have been built exclusively with the... (read more)