...I work with each of my students to identify what their learning style is and help them to understand it for themselves. I then adapt my teaching style to better suit their needs. This not only assists in long term retention of material, but helps each of my students to better understand their studying needs.
Schaumburg, ILView Tutor
...After school, I tutored a boy while he was in 2nd through 6th grades (about 2-4 days a week). This boy was deaf and had a cochlear implant. I assisted him (through voice and sign language) with his school work and homework, as well as provided assistance with vocabulary and writing development, ...
Orland Park, ILView Tutor
...During my 27-year career with IBM, I led seminars designed to teach the effective use of MS Powerpoint presentations. I also produced numerous Powerpoint presentations as a marketing manager and customer educator, and continue my work with Powerpoint during a weekly class I teach on Public Speaking. I am a professional writer and playwright, having written over 30 published plays.
Aurora, ILView Tutor
...I have several vocabulary builder books and reference them. Every word has a specific nuance. I have learned that drawing a picture in connection with the word helps memorize definitions.
Oswego, ILView Tutor
...I address all of these issues during tutoring. My approach includes oral questioning and short written tests to determine a student's weaknesses and strengths, as well as determining the student's learning style so lessons can be meaningful. I communicate with the student and parent to set goals for tutoring sessions.
Park Forest, ILView Tutor