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Laura S.

Experienced Teacher for your Math & Reading/Writing Needs

Experienced Teacher for your Math & Reading/Writing Needs

$60/hour

  • 73 hours tutoring

  • Bloomingdale, IL 60108


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About Laura


Bio

Laura is a highly-qualified mathematics teacher. She has taught math for ten years. The courses Laura has taught include Algebra 2, Algebra, Pre-Algebra, and general math. Laura has also taught several data-driven intervention programs, where her focus was differentiating instruction to aide students in achieving proficiency of learning targets. Laura has taught a diverse group of students during her tenure, which has provided her with the opportunity to develop into the exceptional teacher a...

Laura is a highly-qualified mathematics teacher. She has taught math for ten years. The courses Laura has taught include Algebra 2, Algebra, Pre-Algebra, and general math. Laura has also taught several data-driven intervention programs, where her focus was differentiating instruction to aide students in achieving proficiency of learning targets. Laura has taught a diverse group of students during her tenure, which has provided her with the opportunity to develop into the exceptional teacher and tutor she is today. Her first position was in a very diverse school in Niles. Her latest experience was at a high-performing school in Buffalo Grove.

Laura received her Bachelor's in Education from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. She earned her Master's degree from Roosevelt University.


Education

University of Illinois- Champaign Urbana
Elementary Education
Roosevelt University
Masters

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $60
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 25 miles of Bloomingdale, IL 60108
  • Lesson cancellation: 5 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 10/5/2013

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Elementary Education

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have had my Elementary Education teaching certificate from the state of Illinois for 12 years. I taught sixth grade for three of those years, as well as third and fourth grades for two of those years. I am well-versed in elementary curriculum. I have also tutored a number of second, third, fourth, and fifth graders the past few years.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I taught middle school for ten years, which included teaching students how to effectively study for tests, how to manage their time, and how to take notes effectively. I also teach these skills and strategies to the students who I currently tutor. Knowing how to study, make outlines, take notes, and mange time are all important skills that students need in order to be successful. I incorporate these skills into my lessons with students.
Elementary Math, Reading, Spelling

English

Reading, Spelling

Homeschool

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have had my Elementary Education teaching certificate from the state of Illinois for 12 years. I taught sixth grade for three of those years, as well as third and fourth grades for two of those years. I am well-versed in elementary curriculum. I have also tutored a number of second, third, fourth, and fifth graders the past few years.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I taught middle school for ten years, which included teaching students how to effectively study for tests, how to manage their time, and how to take notes effectively. I also teach these skills and strategies to the students who I currently tutor. Knowing how to study, make outlines, take notes, and mange time are all important skills that students need in order to be successful. I incorporate these skills into my lessons with students.
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Reading, Spelling

Math

ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra

Most Popular

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have had my Elementary Education teaching certificate from the state of Illinois for 12 years. I taught sixth grade for three of those years, as well as third and fourth grades for two of those years. I am well-versed in elementary curriculum. I have also tutored a number of second, third, fourth, and fifth graders the past few years.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I taught middle school for ten years, which included teaching students how to effectively study for tests, how to manage their time, and how to take notes effectively. I also teach these skills and strategies to the students who I currently tutor. Knowing how to study, make outlines, take notes, and mange time are all important skills that students need in order to be successful. I incorporate these skills into my lessons with students.
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Prealgebra, Reading

Other

Study Skills

Study Skills

I taught middle school for ten years, which included teaching students how to effectively study for tests, how to manage their time, and how to take notes effectively. I also teach these skills and strategies to the students who I currently tutor. Knowing how to study, make outlines, take notes, and mange time are all important skills that students need in order to be successful. I incorporate these skills into my lessons with students.

Science

Physical Science

Special Needs

ADHD,

ADHD

Having taught for ten years, I have worked with a number of students with ADD and ADHD. I implement different strategies when working with children who have ADD and ADHD, to ensure their needs are being met. The success that these students attain while working with me is commendable.
Study Skills

Study Skills

I taught middle school for ten years, which included teaching students how to effectively study for tests, how to manage their time, and how to take notes effectively. I also teach these skills and strategies to the students who I currently tutor. Knowing how to study, make outlines, take notes, and mange time are all important skills that students need in order to be successful. I incorporate these skills into my lessons with students.

Sports/Recreation

Tennis

Tennis

I have played tennis for 25 years. This includes taking private and group lessons. I was a four-year Varsity tennis player in high school, qualifying for the state tournament during three of those years. I have taught tennis to small groups of kids for the past few years.

Summer

Elementary (K-6th),

Elementary (K-6th)

I have had my Elementary Education teaching certificate from the state of Illinois for 12 years. I taught sixth grade for three of those years, as well as third and fourth grades for two of those years. I am well-versed in elementary curriculum. I have also tutored a number of second, third, fourth, and fifth graders the past few years.
Study Skills,

Study Skills

I taught middle school for ten years, which included teaching students how to effectively study for tests, how to manage their time, and how to take notes effectively. I also teach these skills and strategies to the students who I currently tutor. Knowing how to study, make outlines, take notes, and mange time are all important skills that students need in order to be successful. I incorporate these skills into my lessons with students.
Tennis,

Tennis

I have played tennis for 25 years. This includes taking private and group lessons. I was a four-year Varsity tennis player in high school, qualifying for the state tournament during three of those years. I have taught tennis to small groups of kids for the past few years.
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Reading

Test Preparation

ACT Math

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$60/hour

Laura S.

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