...This is especially true for those of us who teach students labeled EDLD. One of the core differences in teaching special education is the necessity of providing direct instruction in how to be a successful student. A large proportion of the students who are given these labels suffer from some form Executive Function disorders.
Annandale, VAView Tutor
...I hold a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from The Scripps Research Institute with three years postdoctoral experience at Harvard University. When I tutor Organic Chemistry, I encourage students to recognize trends and themes rather than engage in rote memorization. In my experience, this approach l...
Rockville, MDView Tutor
...I worked with students in K-6th grade at the Kendall School on the campus of Gallaudet University 1993. I also worked at Mantua Elementary School and Tilden Middle School (both located in Fairfax, Va.) as an interpreter and tutor 1993 to 1995. Since 2010 I have worked with elementary, middle, ...
Frederick, MDView Tutor
...I like to use creative teaching techniques such as using acronyms, color codes, stories, songs or just silly names for things. I don't lecture while the student just listens. Instead, the way I teach is to do problems in parallel with the student and then compare and discuss our work.
Monrovia, MDView Tutor
...After working with students of varying ages and backgrounds, I have learned that the key to productive tutoring sessions is discovering what motivates each student, and establishing a strong foundation of the basics. I try to make my sessions as engaging as possible, using games, real world exam...
Arlington, VAView Tutor