Over 400 tutoring hours

Johnny R.

Lisle, IL

$25/hr

Over 25 years of Certified Teaching Experience

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108 Ratings
 
 
16hrs Response Time
Very Patient
— Sheila, Lisle, IL on 1/8/14

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University of Illinois, Chicago

Education

University of Illinois, Chicago

About Johnny

My name is Johnny R. I am a UIC graduate and a certified teacher who has taught school for over 25 years and have privately tutored students for the last 15. I feel confident teaching students in an exciting and comprehensive way. I definitely believe in positive re-enforcement to develop self-esteem and motivation to encourage completion of assignments given. I have helped over 300 tutorial students in this time and have a special talent for encouraging students to reach their full potential. I enjoy working with students who are exceptional or need patience and inspiration to pursue excellence. I also enjoy seeing students change from an "F" or "D "student into an "A "or "B" student within an approximate 2-month period. I look forward to continued success working with your child. My name is Johnny R. I am a UIC graduate and a certified teacher who has taught school for over 25 years and have privately tutored students for the last 15. I feel confident teaching students in an exciting and comprehensive way. I definitely believe in positive re-enforcement to develop self-esteem and motivation to encourage completion of Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Lisle, IL 60532
Background Check: Passed

"Very Patient"

- Sheila, Lisle, IL on 1/8/14

"Terrific and Friendly Tutor"

- Stefanie, Naperville, IL on 1/18/15

"Very caring tutor!"

- Kathy, Naperville, IL on 3/7/13
English:
ACT Reading, English,
Grammar,
Reading,
SAT Writing, Vocabulary,
Writing
Science:
Biology, Physical Science,
Physics
Computer:
Dreamweaver
History:
American History
Art:
Drawing
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Science, Grammar,
Reading,
Study Skills,
Vocabulary
Test Preparation:
ACT Reading, GED,
SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 1

I have taught 6th and 7th grade math for over 7 years as a regular certified teacher and have given tutorial services to several students in math this year. I also have passed the WyzAnt math test with excellent result. It would be an honor to share my expertise with your child.

American History

I have 7 years of tutoring experience and have served several students, which includes tutoring students in two Naperville school districts, with great success. I have a special talent for encouraging students who need extra help in American History.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a certified teacher and have taught at the elementary school level for over 20 years. I have taught K, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade during my career. I have a special talent for encouraging students who show lack of interest and confidence in certain skill areas. My special attributes include teaching basic math facts, reading, spelling and writing skills. I enjoy working with slow learners who need patience and inspiration to pursue excellence. I look forward to the opportunity to motivate and encourage your child to reach his/her full potential.

English

I have taught as a regular certified teacher and have given tutorial services to several students this year. I also have passed the WyzAnt test with excellent result. It would be an honor to share my expertise with your child.

GED

I have taught several students using my GED academic tools with great success. I believe in positive reinforcement coupled with patience and a great work ethic has proven to be rewarding for the students I have assisted. I'd love to share my expertise with you for your academic achievement.

Grammar

I have 7 years of tutoring experience and have served several students, which includes tutoring students in two Naperville school districts, with great success. I have a special talent for encouraging students who need extra help in English grammar and language comprehension.

Physical Science

I have 7 years of tutoring experience and have served several students, which includes tutoring students in two Naperville school districts, with great success. I have a special talent for encouraging students who need extra help in physical science.

Prealgebra

I have taught 6th & 7th grade math for over 5 years as a regular certified teacher and have given tutorial services to several students in math this year. I also have passed the WyzAnt math test with excellent results. It would be an honor to share my expertise with your child.

Reading

I have taught 6th & 7th grade READING for over 5 years as a regular certified teacher and have given tutorial services to several students in reading this year. I also have passed the WyzAnt reading test with excellent result. It would be an honor to share my expertise with your child.

Study Skills

I am a certified teacher and have taught at the elementary school level for over 20 years. I have taught K, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade during my career. I have a special talent for encouraging students who show lack of interest and confidence in certain skill areas. My special attributes include teaching basic math facts, reading, spelling and writing skills. I enjoy working with slow learners who need patience and inspiration to pursue excellence. I look forward to the opportunity to motivate and encourage your child to reach his/her full potential.

Vocabulary

I have taught 3rd grade as a regular certified teacher and have given tutorial services to several students this year. I also have passed the WyzAnt vocabulary and reading test with excellent result. It would be an honor to share my expertise with your child.

Writing

I have taught 3rd & 4th grade writing and composition skills for over 7 years as a regular certified teacher and have given tutorial services to several students in the past few years. I have had several opportunities working with slow learners and seeing them achieve an expected high levels of success. I also have passed several WyzAnt test with excellent result. Thank you for your consideration. It would be an honor to share my expertise with your child.

University of Illinois, Chicago

Education

University of Illinois, Chicago

Very Patient — He keeps encouraging my daughter to read more thoroughly and think before answering questions. She is definitely improving her writing and reading skills! ...

— Sheila, Lisle, IL on 1/8/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $25.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Johnny will travel within 20 miles of Lisle, IL 60532.

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