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Sherman A.

Forest Park, IL

$40/hr

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Hi there, potential student. I am Coach A. and I am a proven professional in the field of education. I am a 30 year + educator. I have taught in Europe as well as in the Chicagoland area. My specialty is language arts and social studies. I have been in many schools in the western suburbs and I speak at seminars and workshops. I continue to recruit athletes from time to time and I also tutor them in their necessary areas including life skills. Their success is my goal. My educational background covers regular ed as well as special needs.

Math:
Prealgebra
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, Classics, Geography, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics, Special Needs
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, GED, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Basketball,
Softball, Tennis,
Track & Field, Volleyball
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Basketball

I have coaching experience at Piccolo Specialty School, Waukegan High School, North Chicago High School, and I recruit players for the college level as well as Europe. I am active in CAAEL, Chicago Area Athletic League, and I have also coached at Alternative Programs such as Allendale, Uhlich Childrens Home and Hillside Academy. I am also a member of the Illinois High School Coaches Association.

Elementary (K-6th)

I have taught 8th grade for the last 15 years at least. I have a State posted Highly Qualified Status in all Elementary Core areas. I have a Type 03 Illinois Teaching Certificate, and I am endorsed in Elementary Education, Language Arts , and Social Studies. My degree is in Elementary Ed and I have taught 3rd, 4th, 6th, 7th and 8th grades. I taught 3rd and 4th at Mckinley Elementary in Bellwood, and 4th and 6th at Greenbay Elementary in North Chicago.

Social Studies

I have taught and have a degree in Language Arts, and Social Studies. I am Highly Qualified and have taught Block sectors in both areas. I have taught Social Studies at a Math & Science Academy, and three other schools.

Tennis

I play tennis now and have coached Tennis at a Chicago high school for two years.

Concordia College
Education
Circle U of I
Graduate Coursework
Northeastern Il
Graduate Coursework

Education

Concordia College (Education)

Circle U of I (Graduate Coursework)

Northeastern Il (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Travel policy

Sherman will travel within 5 miles of Forest Park, IL 60130.


About Sherman

Hi there, potential student. I am Coach A. and I am a proven professional in the field of education. I am a 30 year + educator. I have taught in Europe as well as in the Chicagoland area. My specialty is language arts and social studies. I have been in many schools in the western suburbs and I speak at seminars and workshops. I continue to recruit athletes from time to time and I also tutor them in their necessary areas including life skills. Their success is my goal. My educational background covers regular ed as well as special needs.

Education

Concordia College
Education
Circle U of I
Graduate Coursework
Northeastern Il
Graduate Coursework

Education

Concordia College (Education)

Circle U of I (Graduate Coursework)

Northeastern Il (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Forest Park, IL 60130

Sherman’s Subjects

Math:
Prealgebra
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, Classics, Geography, Social Studies
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics, Special Needs
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, GED, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Basketball,
Softball, Tennis,
Track & Field, Volleyball
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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