...I want children to see the connection between what they are learning and how it can apply to their daily lives. Then they have a purpose for learning. For over 30 years I have worked with elementary-aged students as an English teacher, reading specialist, and school counselor.
Plymouth Meeting, PAView Tutor
...If you're looking for a tutor who can quickly and effectively teach you the reading comprehension skills you need to succeed in school, on exams, and in life, I can help! I have over 20 years of experience teaching English, including composition, literature, and technical writing, from middle sc...
Harleysville, PAView Tutor
...I have never scored below 720, being consistently in the 95th percentile or better in the quantitative sections, and 99th percentile in the verbal and writing sections. I have never spent a dime or one minute studying or preparing for any standardized test in my life. I do not know of, nor do I use or teach, "tricks" to taking these tests.
Haverford, PAView Tutor
I have taught English as a Second Language at various universities including Portland State University, University of Florida, and University of Pennsylvania. I currently tutor students in all subject areas including reading, writing, listening, and speaking. I have helped students score a 100 and higher on the TOEFL test and 6.5 and higher on the IELTS test.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor
...I find phonology interesting and I have done some study of that, which has given me a good, thorough understanding of the sounds of language, which is helpful in teaching phonics. I've always enjoyed teaching phonics because I've had a lot of success doing it, and I find it relaxing. I use an analytic approach to teaching handwriting, similar to the old Palmer Method.
Malvern, PAView Tutor