It would be my honor to be your math tutor. I am helpful in setting up study schedules, getting organized for the school year and most importantly, finding the learning style that works for you! For students that struggle with math concepts, I find ways to differentiate instruction to match your learning style. I come to you with teaching, training, and corporate experience. I have worked with students ranging from ages 4 to 65 in one-on-one settings, small group settings, and in classrooms...
It would be my honor to be your math tutor. I am helpful in setting up study schedules, getting organized for the school year and most importantly, finding the learning style that works for you! For students that struggle with math concepts, I find ways to differentiate instruction to match your learning style. I come to you with teaching, training, and corporate experience. I have worked with students ranging from ages 4 to 65 in one-on-one settings, small group settings, and in classrooms (high school and college level). I have patience, great ideas, and a sense of humor to help create a great learning experience. I have high expectations and give you all the tools to reach those high expectations.
In terms of my teaching experience, I have described the highlights below.
A. I was the Math Department Chair and Algebra I Instructor at UIC College Prep (Chicago, IL) for 4 years.
*During this time, our students earned the highest ACT Math Score for a non-selective charter school in the Chicago area.
*I worked with students with IEP's that struggled with paying attention in class, test-taking, and understanding basic math concepts to help them become successful.
*I earned exceptional ratings from students for helping them develop an understanding of high level math concepts.
B. I was an Adjunct Math Faculty member at EastWest University (Chicago, IL) for over 5 years.
*During this time, I taught different levels of math classes for students who struggle with general math and algebra.
C. I was a Math Lecturer at University of Colorado for 4 years.
*I taught class sizes of 40 to 130 students.
*I also provided additional office hours for assisting students who requested additional help in understanding concepts.
In terms of my corporate experience, I have described the highlights below.
A. I was a Math Textbook Editor and Author at The Association of Christian Schools International (Colorado Springs, CO) for 2 years.
*I edited a seventh grade math textbook that is used in private schools and by home schoolers.
*I authored chapters of the eighth grade math textbook showing the relationship between rational numbers and musical notes.
B. I was a Data Specialist/Software Programmer at Marsh McClennan Companies (Chicago) for 1 year.
*During this time, I worked with high level accounts for data processing needs.
C. I was the Central Dispatch Manager at Airborne Express (Arlington Heights, IL) for over 4 years.
*During this time, I developed the recruiting department from a one person department to a multi-person, multi-site department.
*I also created the first student internship program for the company.
I come to you with a passion for teaching and look forward to hearing from you. - Solly