...Finally, I will provide the results of my most recent State of Illinois background check, including fingerprinting, from Accurate Biometrics to all parents and/or students.My degree in the teaching of English from UIC has provided me with a solid foundation to help students gain a firm understand...
Riverside, ILView Tutor
...But generally, especially for primary-4th graders, it is recommended that one read a passage the first time to get the "main idea" or overview of the story or content. In literary vs. informative types of reading, one also needs to know the story setting, background, characters, and story plot/a...
Alsip, ILView Tutor
...I am in my second year of employment in a public school district as a Title I reading aide and substitute teacher. My coursework at DePaul included a class on the explicit instruction of phonics to struggling readers. For this class I both developed and taught my own phonics lesson plans and learned to use scripted programs.
Merrillville, INView Tutor
My approach to teaching is a student-centered one, always keeping in mind a student's short-term aims and long-term goals in their studies. I enjoy teaching because every day with my students is a different experience, which keeps me looking forward to each lesson. I will learn to constantly adjust to suit your needs and levels and also to progress from what you already know.
Skokie, ILView Tutor
...I learned early on that I could be good at school, I just had to do it on my own terms. As a child with ADHD, it meant allowing myself to get creative about expository writing. Asking questions that led off topic and having teachers who wanted to answer them anyway.
Chicago, ILView Tutor