...Everyone has a different learning style and I try to distinguish my student's style as quickly as possible in order for my tutoring to be rendered effective. For students that learn well through lecture, I show students how to properly work through problems in order to help them render the skill...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I speak Italian and some conversational Spanish.Hello!! I am a native English speaker who also speaks Italian and conversational Spanish. The languages of our house are both Italian and English, as our family's native language is Italian. I learned Spanish growing up with a good friend whose parents were Guatemalan immigrants.
Addison, ILView Tutor
...I have taught Elementary school for the past five years in grades 1, 2, 3 as well as 6-8th grades. I have ESL, Social Studies and Spanish endorsements at the middle school level. English is my specialty due to my ESL training.
Plainfield, ILView Tutor
...I teach a curriculum that gives students the basic skills needed for a good reading foundation. This curriculum includes phonemic awareness, which is the study of all the sounds of the English language, combined with decoding, reading fluency, and comprehension. I am a firm believer that phonics instruction combined with a whole language approach gives students a great foundation in reading.
Darien, ILView Tutor
...The AP English Literature and Composition Test, for example. A student's devotion to studying over the years is very important, but there are also some strategies and test taking tips that have proven to be quite helpful. As a high school English teacher for several years, I have considerable experience in preparing students to take this all important test.
River Forest, ILView Tutor