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Matthew M. ...Later, I would become Exam Prep Coordinator and Managing Director of the Learning Center. However, my next venture was being involved in the martial arts where I learned goal-setting skills, the importance of building student's confidence, and how to motivate students. Although I took a step ba...
26 Subjects: including writing, chemistry, English, reading
$60.00/hr
Streamwood, IL
Laura G. ...Louis. I continue to teach full time but offer tutoring services locally on the weekends or during summer vacation for students who need extra help in various subjects in the humanities. I also prep students in all components of the ACT by focusing on empowering test-taking strategies and tips, not simply rote memorization of rules and facts.
21 Subjects: including writing, reading, Spanish, English
$60.00/hr
Mundelein, IL
Christine K. ...Although learning for each student is different, I feel that ESL depends on Sheltered Content instruction, which focuses on visual, oral, and kinesthetic (active) scaffolding. I also utilize a student's native language for comprehension through language translating software to increase overall c...
18 Subjects: including writing, reading, English, ESL/ESOL
$30.00/hr
Darien, IL
Pat D. ...In my five-year tutoring career, I’ve often lamented the deleterious effects a scanty vocabulary has on standardized test scores. While exams like the Miller Analogy Test purport to assess a student’s ability to make intelligent comparisons between words, it is in fact, a glorified vocabulary te...
17 Subjects: including writing, reading, ESL/ESOL, English
$40.00/hr
Cary, IL
Nigel G. I have a PhD in microbial genetics and have worked in academic research as a university professor and for commercial companies in the biotechnology manufacturing sector. I have a broad background in science and math, a love of written and oral communication and a strong desire to share the knowledg...
35 Subjects: including writing, chemistry, English, reading
$60.00/hr
Buffalo Grove, IL