...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
...Not only was I a classroom teacher and department chair at a prestigious and rigorous independent school for many years, but I taught both middle school through ninth grade as well as summer school literature for gifted and talented high school students at Northwestern University for 16 summers. ...
Lincolnshire, ILView Tutor
...My teaching style is to first talk with the student to see what the problems they are having with the particular subject we are working on and then ask them a number of questions about that subject to see exactly what they know and what they do not know and what in particular they are having trou...
Bolingbrook, ILView Tutor
...I also love to teach writing and assist students in the writing process. I obtained my Bachelor's degree from University of Illinois and my teaching certificate as well as Master's degree in Education from Rockford College. I have a bachelor's degree in Latin American Studies and a Master's in the Art of Teaching so writing is my specialty.
Plainfield, ILView Tutor
...While some learners just need a little extra help, others, especially my TOEFL learners, work with a calendar of assignments that I design to maximize success. I tutor in face-to-face venues at the Indian Prairie library in Darien; however, I also meet learners at various Dunkin Donuts within the area. I also tutor students online.
Darien, ILView Tutor