...As the student develops an understanding of letter sounds, decoding of words is added to the program. Real words as well as nonsense words are used. I also use some sight word recognition.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...I am certified in Orton-Gillingham reading instruction and received training in reading instruction as part of my masters degree. I have a masters degree in Special Education and have worked as a special education teacher for five years. Many of the students I've worked with have had improving their study skills as an IEP goal.
Forest Park, ILView Tutor
...Spending time with students in and out of the classroom has taught me a lot about student needs and how to relate to them. As a result, I am more flexible and willing to meet students wherever they find themselves in their journey with math. In short, I greatly enjoy math and tutoring -- helping students be successful and overcoming their own struggles with math.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...Later I also took a course "Mathematical Methods in Physics," which involved solving differential equations with partial derivatives. I took a course in linear algebra during my undergraduate studies. I have also used linear algebra in physics courses extensively.
Willowbrook, ILView Tutor
...I am willing to tutor one-on-one or a small group of students because I feel that many students who struggle in school are lacking the personalized attention needed to help them be more successful. As a former teacher, I have many tricks for helping students learn and teaching them how to study....
Plano, ILView Tutor