Reading, despite being a major part of all aspects of, can be challenging for many students. Writing, despite being something many teachers expect students to master quickly, sometimes doesn’t come as naturally as it does. In both cases, I believe that I can help your student reach the goals and have a better grasp of the concepts they are being taught.
I specialize in teaching reading, writing, or history, although I can tutor math if that is needed. I ... See more
I recently received my doctorate from the University of Chicago in archaeology and I have a Bachelor's Degree in history from the University of Notre Dame. I have a handful of teaching and tutoring experience that includes elementary school, high school, and higher education. I am available to tutor students in history, English, linguistics, anthropology, and can help develop strong writing skills. I can also assist with learning to work with computer programs and database platforms such as FilemakerPro. ... See more
I have a Bachelors degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Journalism with a History Minor. My tutoring experience dates back to my time in High School when I would help my friends and classmates who were struggling with their history classes. I continued tutoring in college through a program that helped my classmates who were also student-athletes at the University of Illinois. I pride myself on my ability to a effectively communicate concepts and lessons ... See more
I am currently a 4th grade teacher in Chicago Public Schools. I have taught students of all ages, and have extensive experience tutoring students as well as peers. I obtain a Master degree in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in ESL. I have a Bachelor degree in Elementary Education with endorsements in English as a Second Language, and Middle School Language Arts and Science. I truly enjoy what I do every day and would like to extend my knowledge ... See more
I am an Illinois certified special education teacher with 12 years of experience teaching all core subjects in grades K-8 in Chicago Public Schools. I have worked with students with and without diagnosed disabilities. I specialize in math and reading instruction, and have 60 hours of training in the Orton-Gillingham Method, a multi-sensory reading and writing program designed for students with dyslexia and other reading challenges. I am currently a math and reading tutor and ADHD coach ... See more
I love tutoring, mentoring, and being an academic coach and support for students. I love English, writing, and history, although I’m experienced and comfortable tutoring a wide range of subjects, standardized tests, as well as support around college applications/essays, writing assignments, etc.
I’m enthusiastic, flexible, creative and patient and always give my full attention and support to help you get the best results and outcome. I know for me, tutoring helped me academically, and increased my ... See more
I have a passion for teaching, especially math and science. I believe everyone can learn, we just have to find what works for you. Its important to me that you don't just learn content, but that you feel confident in your ability to learn and ask questions, to be curious, and have a tool box that you can reach into for you to do and be your best student self. I love questions of all kinds, especially if they ... See more
I am a software developer in the finance industry with a background in computer science and math. I also tutor students for math, science, programming, SAT/ACT/GRE, and piano/violin. I stress UNDERSTANDING over mindless memorization!
I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep ... See more
Hello, I'm Sophie! I am a recent Magna Cum Laude graduate of DePaul University and I am very excited to be able to use my knowledge to help other people. I majored in history and minored in Spanish. I also studied biology and math for two years. I am great with teaching because I am an English as a second language tutor. I also was the first female president of the DePaul Congressional Debate club, so my other areas ... See more
Hi! I am a multi-advanced degree graduate from Northwestern University, with a BA from Spelman College. I have 10+ years of tutoring in online, in-person, one-on-one, and group settings. I have 3 years of teaching and curriculum development and have taught and tutored all ages and skill levels on various subjects, including but not limited to standardized test prep (ACT/SAT, GRE, LSAT), Math, English, Reading, and Writing.
Hi! It's lovely to meet you. I'm Grace, a recent Pomona College graduate. With a degree in Art History, I love teaching about history, social studies, art, design, music, and essay writing. As a graduate from one of the top Liberal Arts colleges, I also know the college application process and can help high school students apply. Growing up with two parents who are teachers, I learned the best ways to help students and be as patient as possible.
I have a Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience from Princeton University and was both a pre-medical student and a student-athlete. I have 3 years of extensive experience tutoring students. I love to learn new things and believe in incorporating that philosophy in my tutoring sessions. I hope to help you succeed in your upcoming academic endeavors, whether that's through helping with homework or learning how to prepare for the next big exam!
As an undergraduate student I was recruited by the English and Communications department to aid other students that were experiencing difficulties writing at a college level. I won the 2011-2012 Annual Creative Writing Award in the category of Personal Essay. The essay has been published in "The Vortex" magazine. I truly enjoy interacting with people and make writing Fun! I believe that education is vital and that learning should be a lifelong experience.
i have a Bachelors degree in Business management and administration
Greetings! I am a double degree holder with ten years in the education and behavioral health fields. I am an expert at effectively communicating ideas and concepts and I am passionate about learning and helping others to learn. I am skilled in English, behavioral sciences, History and most middle school subjects.
Mark lives and works in Chicago and is currently preparing for law school, where he plans to enroll in the fall of 2018. As a lawyer he hopes to represent residents of low-income public housing as they vie for better living conditions. He currently works for a nonprofit mentoring service that helps students from disadvantaged backgrounds apply and prepare for college.
He graduated from the University of Chicago in 2016 with Phi Beta Kappa and an honors thesis in ... See more
Humanities and social sciences tutor: I've guided student inquiry on a range of disciplines at all grade levels. Subjects include: English, Law, Psychology, Healthcare, History, Philosophy, Literature, Economics, Linguistics, Finance, and more. English composition mentor/editor: Assist in the composition of essays, term papers, research papers, theses, dissertations, application essays, personal statements, and the like. I'm conversant with all writing formats including APA, MLA, Chicago, and Harvard.
I have a Bachelors Degree in Political Science and a Masters in Secondary Education, where I specialized in teaching Social Studies (I have a huge passion in the Social Sciences and Humanities!). Additionally, I have experience working in various schools with diverse student populations of all ages. I truly specialize in reading and language skills to help students absorb material. I try to find creative, and relevant methods in my teaching to assure content understanding. My mission is help students ... See more
My name is Jerome Wills, I am currently a substitute teacher & master tutor/mentor in both Chicago public & urban school districts for over 18 years. I enjoy working with school age children in elementary, middle & high schools, couple with encouraging & motivating others to get back on track for a career. However, I am a strong educational advocate, who stress the important of placing strong value on education & safety first in school systems, especially when it comes to ones personal growth & ... See more
Hi! My name is Sophia and I am passionate about language, social science, and writing. I have been working in educational non-profits over the past 5 years and have a strong commitment to pedagogy inspired by Paolo Friere's teachings--basically, teaching in a way that acknowledges that the student already knows a lot! I spent a semester in college studying abroad in Havana, Cuba, and have experience translating and interpreting for work. I have also traveled to Mexico ... See more