I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last twelve years. In the wide field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests (literature and U.S. history), the CARS section of the MCAT, AP tests (literature, language, all histories, human geography,...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...I teach the students about consonant blends, digraphs, and dipthongs as a part of my program. As the student develops an understanding of letter sounds, decoding of words is added to the program. Real words as well as nonsense words are used.
Elburn, ILView Tutor
...I have my masters and bachelors degrees In special education. I have taught every subject at the middle school level (reading, English, math, history, and science) even though it was a self-contained classroom I followed the general education curriculum. I provided more structure, visualization tools, and scaffolding measures to help my students.
Itasca, ILView Tutor
My love of teaching students comes from being a lifetime learner, and having the pleasure of watching students blossom and take pride in their achievements. Encouraging students and letting them know their hard work and interests is valued is an important part of the tutoring process. Using their ...
Lake Villa, ILView Tutor
...The best way to do this is to talk to them and see which way they think would work best for them and then try a couple of different styles. They may need to use different methods for different subjects but repetition is always the best way to go. I am a substitute teacher in two different school districts and always enjoy teaching Social Studies in whatever grade it is.
Bolingbrook, ILView Tutor