I teach math algebra and statistics in Colleges in the Chicagoland area (Triton College and Kennedy King College) at foundation and college levels. I have over 10 years' teaching experience. I teach students of different age groups. (read more)
...I was the Math Department Chair and Algebra I Instructor at UIC College Prep (Chicago, IL) for 4 years.
*During this time, our students earned the highest ACT Math Score for a non-selective charter school in the Chicago area.
*I worked with students with IEP's that struggled with paying attentio... (read more)
9 Subjects: includingAlgebra 2,Algebra 1,GRE,SAT Math
...I believe this is only part of what makes me a good tutor. My patience, creativity, and my relational attitude help me to engage with students, helping them to feel more comfortable to tackle problems on their own. I try to ask questions that will get students to think and understand concepts on their own, but will reexplain ideas and concepts in different ways if the material is confusing. (read more)
...That understanding and experiences enables me to continually improve my study skills and my ability to teach them. I recently completed COMM 101 Fundamentals Public Speaking at Ivy Tech Community College in East Chicago, IN with an A for a grade. I have several years of experience as a teacher which required effective public speaking for many hundreds of hours. (read more)
...I have been a math teacher for 20 years. I have been teaching 7th and 8th graders for more than 5 years, preparing them for Algebra 1. I have found that elementary school students do not feel like they are prepared for Algebra because they have not been exposed to the PreAlgebra skills needed. (read more)