...I use the IEP (if there is one) as a guide for instruction. I understand what it is like to be a dyslexic student, and I have successfully tutored dyslexia children for 12 years. I have also taken some classes in special Education working toward certification.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...As learners, we all have a unique learning style, and we learn best when concepts are provided in a way that best fits that style. I work with each of my students to identify what their learning style is and help them to understand it for themselves. I then adapt my teaching style to better suit their needs.
Schaumburg, ILView Tutor
...A well instructed phonics program enables a student to read or decode printed words (a reflection of a spoken / verbal vocabulary) with both fluency and understanding. Pronouncing a series of words, phrases and sentences fairly smoothly, without word-guessing, hesitation, or mental interruption,...
Alsip, ILView Tutor
...I believe that self-esteem and motivation are critical to the learning process, as is parental involvement. My goal is not just to help children, but to empower them. I have written over 150 IEP's and 504 plans, and a greater number of accommodations and modifications to facilitate student success.
Libertyville, ILView Tutor
...I won a prize for excellence in teaching at my high school as well as the 2010 Chapter prize from the Chicago American Association of French Teachers, Chicago chapter. I am dependable, outgoing, and I have gotten very good results with my tutoring students! I have worked with all ages but I do have a special love for the high school level.
Streamwood, ILView Tutor