...Though it's a cliche, I really do make learning fun. Before entering the world of education, I worked in the film industry as a professional script reader, in high-tech as a sales writer, and in journalism at The Washington Post. I was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to The Catholic Universi...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I have co-taught in math classes and taught sheltered English classes and Social studies classes. In my current role as a Bilingual counselor, I teach guidance classes that help adolescents navigate the teenage years in order to contribute to their academic and social success. I work with students who struggle with organization skills in order to help them be successful.
Addison, ILView Tutor
...As the student develops an understanding of letter sounds, decoding of words is added to the program. Real words as well as nonsense words are used. I also use some sight word recognition.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...Phonics plays a very important role when it comes to reading. Students should be well grounded in phonics, the ability to make sounds, and blend words together. They should have a background in phonemic awareness, segmenting, and an introduction to new words.
Glenview, ILView Tutor
...I have also tutored students using these methods in all subjects. I have been trained in the Wilson Reading program and have used this program in my teaching with special needs students as well as students needing support in phonics and spelling. The program is multi-sensory which assists the students in retaining the information in long term memory.
Lake Villa, ILView Tutor