...I also like to administer short comprehensive assessments every few weeks to track personal progress and assure that our sessions have been successful. I am fairly flexible with time commitments for regular sessions and allow cancellations as long as I am notified within twenty four hours of our...
Annapolis, MDView Tutor
...Eight years and two full tours of the Great Books later, I had learned to like the Western Canon but not how to understand or study it. I still felt like a person at a feast with a stuffy nose. Then I got hired to write Literature class plans and suddenly there was no more "try." What happened next was stranger than fiction, but that's a story I'll save for later.
Sterling, VAView Tutor
...As an engineer, I was often called on to explain complex technical topics to non-experts. I learned to minimize the jargon and get to the underlying idea so everyone on a project could understand the technical approach. I bring that skill to my tutoring and can help make difficult topics accessible to the student.
Olney, MDView Tutor
...I believe in the concept of a learning community, which requires rules, trust and mutual respect. I learned German at the age of 16 by living with a family that spoke no English. I went on to complete a degree in German Literature and later a teaching degree.
Frederick, MDView Tutor
...B.A. in political science from Barnard, College Columbia University J.D. from the George Washington National Law Center Teaching English to Foreign Students Certificate from Georgetown University I received my TEFL certificate from Georgetown University and I currently teach ESL/ESOL at the REE...
Washington, DCView Tutor