...My background includes many years of study towards a Ph.D. in literature at Brandeis University where mastering history as a background for literature was essential. For 15 years I worked as a professional journalist and magazine editor, positions that required extensive proofreading and the sup...
Lexington, MAView Tutor
I have been working as a tutor at many Boston-area public and private schools, including: Winchester, Lexington, Newton, Wellesley public schools; BB+N, St. Mark's, Brooks, Rivers, Commonwealth. Much of my experience has been with high-functioning students with learning differences (dyslexia, Aspe...
Westford, MAView Tutor
...Slightly more difficult is the analysis of overall essay structure and rhetorical style. My tutoring for this portion of the ACT would progress from the mechanical skills to the style choices, culminating in practice writing essays. The Math section of the ACT tends to be straightforward (compa...
Andover, MAView Tutor
...I have a Master's in Early Childhood Special Education from George Washington University, where I was awarded an award for outstanding achievement. I worked for two years in a public school setting working with children with various learning disabilities. Since then, I have been certified in Orton-Gillingham for teaching children with dyslexia.
Providence, RIView Tutor
...My concern is not only to hone my students' skills in specific subjects, but to help them learn how to be students. Studying, test taking,time management, communicating with teachers -- these are not genetic inheritances, they are skills that can be learned. I have been teaching them with great success for more than two decades.
Brookline, MAView Tutor