...They lose their confidence, say negative things to themselves, and give up. My approach is to rebuild a student's confidence and enthusiasm for learning so that he/she will be able carry on after the tutoring is finished. The Cooperative Admissions Exam (COOP) and the High School Placement Test (HSPT) are entrance exams for admission to Catholic high schools.
Quincy, MAView Tutor
...But I use test preparation as an opportunity to teach real subject matter content and valuable critical reasoning skills, not common-sense test tactics or ad hoc strategies. In short, I never teach to the test -- I just teach. By developing their powers of analysis and explanation, my students don't just improve their grades and test scores; they deep and lasting understanding.
Boston, MAView Tutor
...I was a Special Education Teacher in ELA and Math for students with moderate special needs in grades 1- 5 for Springfield Public Schools 2007-2008. I was JV Guard and Captain for 3 years in High School. I was a pitcher and right fielder in JV Softball while in High School.
Winchester, MAView Tutor
...It's a wonderful feeling for both the students and me when the "light goes on" and they have a better understanding of a language concept that had been puzzling them. Many students and their parents have referred me to other students. Also, upon graduation from University of Massachusetts Bosto...
Sharon, MAView Tutor
...Highlights of my credentials include: -I'm a certified elementary educator grades 1 - 6; -I'm a certified middle science, grades 5 - 8; -2012 - 2013 I held the position of Middle School Science, Cohasset; -I've held the summer position of Teacher, Extended School Year program, incoming 6th grade...
Scituate, MAView Tutor