...Word problems are a particular challenge for a number of students for whom the following steps must first be modeled: 1) drawing an appropriate diagram, if required, 2) establishing the correct algebraic representation(s) for the unknown(s) and then using this information to label the correct pa...
Plano, TXView Tutor
...Many students are initially resistant to reading, and I strive to provide material that is both engaging and helpful for every student, to not only teach them what they need to know to succeed, but also to introduce them to the idea that reading can be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. I ha...
Dallas, TXView Tutor
...With younger learners, the program depends entirely on the needs and wishes of the parents and students. With some, we follow what they are doing in school in order to give them more confidence and increase their success. If school is not the main area of concern, I special-design classes in order to engage the student's interests.
Mckinney, TXView Tutor
...For example, if they love cars, we'll build our lessons around cars. If it's "Hello, Kitty," then we go with that. But, the outcome is improved skills, no excuses and excellence.
Arlington, TXView Tutor
...Orton-Gillingham is an intensive phonic-based approach to reading, and I have used it extensively with students over the years. I have studied learning theory and methodology both as an undergraduate in psychology and as a graduate student of special education. It's important for students to discover what methods of organizing material and study work best for them.
Fort Worth, TXView Tutor