"Creative and Thought-Provoking Tutor"
I majored in History, with an emphasis on world history in both ancient and modern eras. I also underwent an independent study with a central focus on South Asian studies, featuring interpretations upon issues concerning religion, society, culture, subculture, and subaltern studies. ... More
I am a private tutor of elementary reading/reading comprehension, writing, and math, and a certified teacher. I have the Master of Arts in Teaching from NLU, a gifted education endorsement from NU, and a Fellowship from Klingenstein Institute-Teacher's College. My service includes diagnosing areas of strengths and needs, and delivering targeted and scaffolded lessons to strengthen skills and understanding.... ... More
I am a results-oriented hands-on CPA with accounting/finance and operations experience within the manufacturing and distribution industries. Adept at infusing financial discipline and creating an effective business operations environment. Proven financial planning, budgeting, controlling costs, and cash management skills. Thoroughly experienced in all facets of corporate accounting and finance functions. Thrives when working across diverse business lines, complementing independent contri... ... More
Had our first lesson with Cheryl today. She seems to be very soft spoken and has a lot of patience.
Daiana P. from Rolling Meadows, IL
"Become an indepent learner and discover your own potential"
I am currently a second grade teacher and have over twenty years of teaching experience in grades K-5. I have a passion for teaching and believe that all students can learn and tailor my lessons to a students individual needs. My job as a teacher is to help the student find their full potential and feel successful. I want to motivate my students and help them to build their confidence and skills.... ... More
"English Tutor: SAT, ACT, Readin, Writing, Mechanics"
Writing is difficult for many students, but is one of the most important skills to have in life. As a teacher I really like to use the MelCon format. This format seems to provide a great way to organize thoughts. I also emphasize the six traits or writing: Voice, Ideas and Content, Sentence Fluency, Work Choice, Organization, and Conventions. Using these two tools can help students be less frustrated while writing and experience success. ... More
I am currently learning about the different functions within Excel. Peter is patient and provides detailed responses to my questions. I am getting a better understanding of the capabilities of Excel.
Michael S. from Rolling Meadows, IL
"Math and English/Writing/Vocabulary Tutor for K-9th grade students"
I am an Northwestern University Grad with a degree in Liberal Arts focused on Essay Writing. I also possess a Teaching Certification/Degree from Northeastern. I am an experienced math and writing tutor who will teach basic math concepts and/or expository writing with patience and strong communication skills.
My previous math tutoring has focused on fractions, decimals, algebra, geometry, negative numbers, square roots, exponents, scientific notation, and percents. In addition, we can ut... ... More