...I spent ten years as a free-lance writer and editor. I have taught the following college courses: Freshman English, Remedial English, Advanced Composition, Advanced Composition for Non-English Majors, Introduction to Literature I & II, Special Studies in Poetry: Stylistics, Creative Writing: Poetry. On the high school level, I have taught sophomore and senior English.
Evanston, ILView Tutor
...But once phonetic decoding and reading fluency (without "word-guessing") is well mastered, basic comprehension skills are likely to improve as well. Learning to focus on the main idea of any selected reading passage is a good start. Making quick mental notes of sequence of events is also very important.
Alsip, ILView Tutor
...In my evaluations, I am commonly told I have high creativity, coupled with patience and strong observational skills. I can tutor at your home, public library or my house. Due to my schedule, I cannot travel more than two miles from my house.
Oak Park, ILView Tutor
...No matter where the students are in their reading, I believe I can help them advance when they are focused, and committed to doing their best, and I have found that most of the students are quite serious about doing their best on this and other standardized tests. As a SAT Writing tutor, I give ...
River Forest, ILView Tutor
...I have also helped many kids become great caddies at this club, by teaching them and helping them if they had any troubles. During college, I tutored the 13 year old daughter of the cook at our fraternity for two years, usually for two hours a week. We studied mostly math, but I also helped her with science and history questions.
Tinley Park, ILView Tutor