...Many of my students had ADD. When working with students, I hope to really engage the student in a comprehensive, straightforward, relevant and compelling lesson on the subject matter at hand. My emphasis is on active, interactive learning to foster true understanding, as it is my opinion that it is through this process that the student truly can own the subject matter as their own.
Providence, RIView Tutor
...The Cooperative Admissions Exam (COOP) and the High School Placement Test (HSPT) are entrance exams for admission to Catholic high schools. The COOP consists of seven sections which test a student's verbal reasoning, reading, and language arts skills, as well as math skills. The HSPT is divided into five sections, and it also tests verbal and math skills.
Quincy, MAView Tutor
...I will encourage healthy and positive learning experiences through creative and engaging lessons. I believe that my education at Roger Williams University has prepared me to be an excellent tutor. As a student at Roger Williams University, elementary education majors were required to take three literacy classes in order to prepare them to teach.
Portsmouth, RIView Tutor
...I think learning should be fun as well as productive. A sense of humor is an asset in any endeavor, including education.During a year at the American Institute in Taiwan I developed and taught ESL/ESOL courses to Chinese professionals in business, government, and academia. I have a candidate master (expert) rating, and for three years taught chess in a summer program at Towson University.
Warren, RIView Tutor
...This is work I enjoy - I always involve students and their families in developing a custom program for each student. I have worked with a wide range of students; from high achieving kids trying to gain admissions to very competitive colleges, as well as students who have difficulty showing their...
West Barnstable, MAView Tutor