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Sharika S.

English and Test Prep Tutor

Naperville, IL (60565)

Travel radius
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Hello! My name is Sharika S. In college I majored in Premedical Sciences, Philosophy, and Bioethics at Loyola University Chicago. I scored a perfect 36 in the English section of the ACT and in the 93% percentile for Math when I was in high school. My GRE scores were of a similar percentile rank. I currently live in the Chicago area and enjoy reading, writing and drawing. I enjoy spending time with children and am getting back into playing the piano.

I have spent a great deal of time tutoring for not-for-profit institutions. The Better Boys Foundation in Chicago was my most recent tutoring experience for high school students in underprivileged neighborhoods. I have tutored students from kindergarten to eighth grade at the Vietnamese Association of Illinois as well as local YMCA programs. I am familiar with students who both have had English as a first or second language and can help students greatly in the areas of English, Science and Math. I have been tutoring for the past 6 years.

Having spent years tutoring students of all demographics, age groups and in a variety of subjects, I have developed a very focused and individualized teaching method. Every student is important to me and I believe education is the highest gift a child can receive. My approach involves meeting with students to understand problem areas, helping with homework while developing a plan for further assignments/work that will help the student be a self-sufficient problem-solver.

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Sharika’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Business, Career Development, College Counseling, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Proofreading, Public Speaking
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Career Development, College Counseling, GRE, PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th), English, ESL/ESOL, Geometry, Physics, Piano, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Phonics
Business, Career Development, GRE, Microsoft Excel, Public Speaking
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Music Theory, Piano, Sight Singing, Violin
ACT Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Biostatistics, Chemistry, Genetics, Geology, Philosophy, Physical Science, Physics, Physiology, Psychology, Sociology
Macintosh, Microsoft Excel
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing

College Counseling

Navigating through the college process can be difficult. With many options and routes a student can take, selecting and planning a college career can become a daunting task. With over 4 years of experience in advising and going through the college process, I can help design a personalized, coherent plan for your college experience. Whether you are in the application phase or are transferring to a different school, we can work together to create excellent quality essays, application packages, and materials that show the best version of yourself to the schools you are interested in.

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Loyola University Chicago

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sharika will travel within 40 miles of Naperville, IL 60565.

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