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Richard W.

Chicago, IL

$45/hr

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— Veronica, Lansing, IL on 10/9/12

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St. Joseph College, Rensselaer, IN
Education
Chicago State Univerisity
Master's
University of Chicago
Other

Education

St. Joseph College, Rensselaer, IN (Education)

Chicago State Univerisity (Master's)

University of Chicago (Other)

About Richard

As a teacher with 20+ years of experience, I have planned, implemented, monitored, and assessed classroom instructional programs with effective measures and techniques which help improve student participation and learning. This has resulted in consistently significant improvement in national norms on standardized achievement tests at each school I've taught.

Classrooms I have taught have achieved rates of 97% at or above average on the ISAT in math, as well as 85% achievement at or above average in both reading and science. This was in class sizes of 34 or more students. Others students under my tutelage were chosen to represent the state of Illinois in the National History Day competitions held in Washington, D.C.

The product of my teaching skills has been consistently positive evaluations from parents and students throughout the years.
As a teacher with 20+ years of experience, I have planned, implemented, monitored, and assessed classroom instructional programs with effective measures and techniques which help improve student participation and learning. This has resulted in consistently significant improvement in national norms on standardized achievement tests at each school… Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Chicago, IL 60633

"Great Tutor!"

- Veronica, Lansing, IL on 10/9/12

"Well Prepared"

- Tom, Tinley Park, IL on 2/22/12

"Great tutor"

- Robin, Chicago, IL on 2/22/12

"Student Friendly"

- Janice, Country Club Hills, IL on 2/1/12

"Upbeat and well prepared"

- Holly, Flossmoor, IL on 11/26/11
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math
English:
Grammar, Reading,
Vocabulary
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft PowerPoint
History:
American History, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Religion, Social Studies,
World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading,
Spelling, Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Business:
Business,
Economics, Marketing,
Microsoft PowerPoint
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Economics, Elementary (K-6th),
Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading,
SAT Math, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
Business,
Economics, General Computer, Grammar

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Business

I hold a Type 09 State of Illinois Secondary Teaching Certification with a business/marketing endorsement.

Elementary (K-6th)

I hold both elementary and middle school teacher certifications in the state of Illinois and have been teaching at the elementary level for last 20 plus years.


Marketing

I hold a Type 09 State of Illinois Secondary Teaching Certification with a marketing endorsement (Cert # 1990292)

Reading

I have twenty years of experience teaching all subjects, and a proven record of student achievement in reading with students I've taught scoring high on Illinois Standards Achievement Tests throughout my career.

Social Studies

I hold elementary, middle, and high school certifications with a social studies/history endorsement.

Study Skills

I hold a Type 09 State of Illinois Secondary Teaching Certification with multiple endorsements (Cert # 1990292)as well as a Type 03 (elementary)Certification (Cert #1990294). In 2009, my students scored 97% at or above average on the ISAT in math, and 87% at or above in both reading and science.

St. Joseph College, Rensselaer, IN
Education
Chicago State Univerisity
Master's
University of Chicago
Other

Education

St. Joseph College, Rensselaer, IN (Education)

Chicago State Univerisity (Master's)

University of Chicago (Other)

Great Tutor! — Prior to our first appointment Richard requested my daughter's books and current assignments to prepare for her session. He was prompt, well prepared, & patient, My daughter had a Social Studies presentation due the following day and thanks to Richard, she was very well prepared. He is great in various subjects and keeps me informed of her progress via email. He's consistent and easy to understan ...

— Veronica, Lansing, IL on 10/9/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Richard will travel within 20 miles of Chicago, IL 60633.

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