...I homeschooled my two sons for eight years, beginning in 5th and 7th grade, and they are now entering college for their sophomore and senior years. In addition to teaching my own children, I was also a Cub Scout den leader, a Boy Scout merit badge counselor, and a co-ed youth soccer coach. As ...
Springfield, VAView Tutor
...It is precise and objective, like the others. However, it requires spatial intelligence which can trip up the uninitiated. I enjoy the process of understanding the shapes and diagrams, and always seeing the proverbial "light bulb" come on during the tutoring process.
Fairfax, VAView Tutor
...I use the Abeka system of phonics which includes knowing all the initial, and ending sounds of the consonants, the long and short sounds of the vowels and the special sounds that combination of letters form like ph, ar, etc. These tools are applied to decoding words and in learning how to spell....
Woodbridge, VAView Tutor
...Most importantly, I think learning about language and literature should be fun, with a goal for lifelong curiosity. Most of my students are adults. I prefer not to tutor people for tests, such as the SAT or TOEFL, but to coach them in the English they most need.I have been a university prof for more than 30 years.
Arlington, VAView Tutor
...I have taught the ADD/ADHD student at both the middle, and high school levels for over 14 years. I am licensed in Virginia and Arizona to teach youth with these problems. Finally, as a psychotherapist, I provided clinical services to youth and young adults with these problems for over 20 years.
Annandale, VAView Tutor