...I adapt my tutoring methods to this type of student by reading text aloud and offering to take notes during the session that the student can revisit later, so that they can spend tutoring time focusing on understanding the material, rather than struggling to access it. I have taken sociology cla...
Aurora, COView Tutor
...I have competed in the yearly music theory competitions, and have won awards for those as well. I feel most comfortable with teaching beginners. Being a recent graduate at the University of Colorado at Boulder, I have dedicated much of my time volunteering and tutoring.
...I am a native Japanese speaker, because I grew up speaking the language with my Japanese mother and I attended Japanese Saturday School and Japanese church. Therefore, I can teach conversational Japanese and basic writing and reading skills. I am also an experienced Japanese translator/interpreter, for those interested in improving their translation skills.
Denver, COView Tutor
...I am happy to edit or proofread essays or teach students techniques for editing and proofreading their own papers. I have attended and subsequently developed and led many workshops on resumes, curriculum vitae and cover letters. My approach includes examining job postings, utilizing strong, active verbs, and strategizing which information to highlight and showcase.
...I have worked with a number of students with dyslexia and have had great success with them. I found that teaching parts of speech and how they function in a sentence is very helpful for dyslexic students. I then teach students how to construct different sentence types and how to structure an effective paragraph.