...I have been a teacher for the past 12 years and I have taught phonics-based reading, even with the advent of "guided reading" and other styles that have come and gone. All students need to understand and "hear" letter sounds in order for them to sound out longer words they encounter as texts increase in difficulty. I have been an intermediate teacher for the past 12 years.
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...I taught in Joliet and Aurora and currently have kids in the Geneva schools. I am involved in two writing groups and have two novels published and available on Amazon. I am patient and understanding of the many different types of intelligence and style of learning.
Geneva, ILView Tutor
...I have had experience tutoring algebra and have made great progress with my students. I am majoring in music and am piano proficient and play the Bassoon. I have completed 2 semesters of college music theory.
Lake Bluff, ILView Tutor
...I tutor a group of students on line to prepare them for the java certificate. I strive to help the student understand not only how to solve problems, but also the fundamental principles that underlie the solution. I can show a student how to succeed not only at their homework, but also how to prepare for tests and complete work on their own.
Skokie, ILView Tutor
...Roots and origins of words are also included. As a student works through the word list, he/she begins to see the importance of having an extensive vocabulary which is especially helpful when he/she begins working on writing assignments, specifically, the SAT, or ACT essay. When the student has ...
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