...To build fluency. I also teach phonics skills and help students acquire sight word recognition. When tutoring to build reading comprehension skills I help students to identify the main idea and details, use context clues, ask clarifying questions, make inferences, and draw conclusions.
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...I have been teaching those test-prep classes for 3 years and I have also took the tests myself multiple times. I'm quite familiar with the tests. I have resources available for students, which can help students get ready for their tests.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...They can be explained in simple terms and there are ways to remember key concepts. This can be a fun subject when the student has confidence about the basics. Understanding Precalculus and Trigonometry concepts need not be daunting.
Sonoma, CAView Tutor
...This style of learning allows my students to comprehend the subject as a whole rather than a topic by topic basis. I typically like to assess my students' weakness and strengths early in the relationship in order to tailor the most effective tutoring agenda. This allows me to work with students...
Oakland, CAView Tutor
...Instead of presenting the student with a parade of ideas, I help the student to see each new topic as simply a new expression of ideas they already know. At the end, the student sees all of algebra as essentially an expression of these first few ideas. I find this approach makes learning much much easier, much much faster, much easier to retain.
Rohnert Park, CAView Tutor