...In fact, for the last seven years, a significant portion of my tutoring business has consisted of adults who need to relearn complicated math to apply to graduate programs. Furthermore, I regularly help international executives with their adjustment to American life, providing a strong emphasis on grammar, idioms, and business English. I've also worked as an ESL instructor.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I work with the children without emphasizing the disability. I stress what they are capable of doing and show the student ways to learn and do more. I work on the material that is needed to be doing well in school.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...I know how to relate to kids because outside of the classroom I'm about 7 1/2 years old. Seriously though, I can still relate to a lot of tv shows and video games and music that teenagers listen to. Also my philosophy on how to get good grades in math goes along way for some kids.
Willow Springs, ILView Tutor
...I have also tutored students using these methods in all subjects. I have been trained in the Wilson Reading program and have used this program in my teaching with special needs students as well as students needing support in phonics and spelling. The program is multi-sensory which assists the students in retaining the information in long term memory.
Lake Villa, ILView Tutor
...Yet, they all go through the same developmental processes. My 3rd child has difficulties with speech, which we are working out through the utilization of reading with phonics. Once he sees the letters are in the words, it helps him pronounce the words better.
Plano, ILView Tutor