I have been helping my fellow students informally since the start of high school. After graduating from MIT I feel like I can continue to assist others with a desire to learn and excel. I understand that some, if not many, students benefit greatly from a more one-on-one learning approach and I loo...
Neptune, NJView Tutor
...Th grant also included yearly travel to historical sites with academic tours. I have taught writing for the past 7 years in an elementary school setting using the Writer's Workshop format. I use mentor texts to model good writing and teach my students to effectively vary their sentence structure which makes their writing more engaging and complex.
Jackson, NJView Tutor
...I?ll observe closely to find out what works for each student. I?ll also gather information from all parties - student, parent, teacher, and tutor ? so that everyone?s input is taken into account. I?ll then use this information to meet each student exactly where he/she is in the learning process.
Philadelphia, PAView Tutor
...Phonics is key to reading and there are many tools and strategies to solidify a child's understanding of how spoken sounds build words. I regularly use the tools of rhymes, onset rimes, word building, segmentation, and decoding to help students learn phonics. My Montessori and Lexia certifications offer a variety of ways to build emergent reading and literacy skills.
Ardmore, PAView Tutor
...While I have mostly taught all levels of calculus and statistics, I can also teach college algebra and pre-calculus as well as contemporary math. My background is in engineering and business, so I use an applied math approach to teaching. I find knowing why the math is important goes a long way towards helping students retain information.
Sewell, NJView Tutor