...I have extensive experience teaching college composition and other writing intensive courses. I helped Middle School students with critical reading -- breaking down reading passages to identify topics and understand arguments. I help students recognize word roots for vocabulary.
Newburyport, MAView Tutor
...But on the other hand, some television shows actually help with reading. Watching Elmo, for example, is one way to learn sounds and words. I'm a many-times-published journalist who has specialized in teaching writing.
Amesbury, MAView Tutor
...I am knowledgeable on the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks. I have implemented various math programs within my instruction such as Envision Math, Math in Focus, and Everyday Math. I am currently working with a group of colleagues in writing a new math curriculum for fifth grade in the school district with which I am employed.
Stoughton, MAView Tutor
...My concern is not only to hone my students' skills in specific subjects, but to help them learn how to be students. Studying, test taking,time management, communicating with teachers -- these are not genetic inheritances, they are skills that can be learned. I have been teaching them with great success for more than two decades.
Brookline, MAView Tutor
...I often found myself helping my classmates when they struggled to understand a lesson or prepare for an exam. In my experience, the process of learning a foreign language really brings out the individual in all of us. We all think about language in different ways, and every student faces different challenges along the path to proficiency.
Somerville, MAView Tutor