Qualifications & Experience

Rob is a certified English teacher and experienced and caring tutor with an excellent record. Rob graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S. in computer science. He had a career with IBM as a programmer and customer educator. This experience fostered his love of teaching. He has a degree from National Louis University - a Master of Arts in Teaching degree and is certified to teach grades 6-12. As a high school teacher, Rob has taught English (including literature, grammar, and writing), speech, and drama. He also has served as the Speech Team coach.

Rob's background in both Math and English make him an ideal tutor for helping students with ACT and SAT preparation. He also tutors acting and speech. He is able to use various perspectives to explain concepts in a way that will make most sense to his students. He brings deep subject knowledge, along with patience, humor, and an easygoing encouraging style to all that he teaches. He has also been known to discuss sports and movies with his students as he works to form connections with them!

Rob continues both his acting and playwright careers, having performed in more than 80 plays and published more than 30 plays. He tutors students in ACT, SAT, and TOEFL test preparation, as well as in English, writing, and acting.

In his spare time, Rob enjoys chess, acting, creative writing, playing guitar, playing bridge and games of all kinds He also loves sports, particularly Chicago teams.

Education

1980

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Computer Science

2015

National Louis University

Education - English, grades 6-12

Degree

1980

Bachelors

2015

Masters

Subjects

Math

Algebra 1
Algebra 2
Elementary Math
Prealgebra

Test Preparation

ACT Writing
ACT Math
ACT Reading
ACT Science
SAT Math
SAT Reading
SAT Writing

ACT

ACT Writing
ACT Math
ACT Reading
ACT Science

SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading
SAT Writing

English

High School Level English
Essay Writing
Grammar
Literature
Reading & Comprehension

Computer

Dreamweaver

Art

Theatre

Rob ’s Rating

5.0
5.0
Articulation
5.0
Proficiency
5.0
Punctuality

Reviews

Reading & Comprehension
Karla L.
0.0 Articulation
0.0 Proficiency
0.0 Punctuality

Rob is a great guy but his schedule is really busy. We had to switch because he didn’t have the time to tutor our son.

2 years ago
Karla L. reviews Rob Frankel
Essay Writing
Regina A.
5.0 Articulation
5.0 Proficiency
5.0 Punctuality

Great tutor

2 years ago
Regina A. reviews Rob Frankel