...There's a wealth of strategies ensuring solid retention of material that go far beyond basic rote, e.g., the mnemonic link system, which I've seen work miracles with struggling students. For instance, the well-used "My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas" is a fun, practical "menu" for getting all nine planets in their right sequence. It works!
Vienna, VAView Tutor
...As a published author, I have learned the importance of revision. It is this attention to detail that I offer the student who needs help proofreading his work. In so doing, I look for incorrect sentence structure, awkward construction, inappropriate wording, grammatical error and wordiness, just to mention a few imperfections.
Springfield, VAView Tutor
...I also worked at a math-specific tutoring center in Vienna, VA, Mathnasium. I started learning Spanish in first grade and have been studying it and speaking it ever since. I believe it was better for me to learn in an academic environment because it gave me a complete and comprehensive understa...
Oakton, VAView Tutor
...Believing that students excel only when they are excited and engaged, I work tirelessly to ensure my schooling stimulates the mind and centers on student-driven experiences. Recognizing that each class and student possesses unique strengths and weaknesses, I shun the one-size-fits-all approach t...
Annandale, VAView Tutor
...I assist with immediate needs, such as exam preparation, as well as deep comprehension of the subject matter. I also address long-term issues such as study skills and work habits. I help students in all kinds of situations: --students in public schools, magnet schools, elite private schools...
Fairfax, VAView Tutor