...I look forward to working with you!Academically, I am proficient in all subjects for this age of student. I am extremely patient and personable, which is very important for this age of student. I try to give a lot of positive reinforcement when concepts are learned and re-direct the student in a different direction when concepts are challenging and the student is having trouble.
Lusby, MDView Tutor
...I usually start of with an introductory meeting, for all of us to get to know each other and discuss where the student may need extra help. As we get into the content in sessions, I will look over schoolwork, homework, and tests to determine any concepts that may be causing frustration or confus...
Reston, VAView Tutor
...There's a wealth of strategies ensuring solid retention of material that go far beyond basic rote, e.g., the mnemonic link system, which I've seen work miracles with struggling students. For instance, the well-used "My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas" is a fun, practical "menu" for getting all nine planets in their right sequence. It works!
Vienna, VAView Tutor
...In addition, I have taught or been a tutor for Pre-Algebra, US/VA History and Government, English, Biology, Earth Science, Active Physics, and Law in Action/ I am a licensed teacher in Virginia and Arizona.Study skills and organizational skills are regularly taught by Special Education Teachers....
Annandale, VAView Tutor
...I was previously an ESOL assistant for 2 years. Overall, I have worked in the public school setting for 13 years. My English writing/proofreading, reading, and speaking skills are excellent.
Dumfries, VAView Tutor