...I was a teacher for 10 years and have now been a tutor for four years. I have a B.A. in Elementary Education, a minor in Spanish, and an M.S. in Literacy. The majority of my teaching has been in 4th grade, but I have experience tutoring students of all grade levels and ages.
Plainfield, ILView Tutor
...My personal philosophy on tutors: We must tread the fine line between friend and authority. While many may find this murkiness uncomfortable, it's the perfect place for my particular skills: equal parts personality and intellect. Though it's a cliche, I really do make learning fun.
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...My experience tutoring and teaching mathematics, English and the physical sciences at the college level qualify me to do so. My experience as a trainer and business manager further bolster my ability to help students to succeed with PRAXIS. I have a systematic and comprehensive methodology for PRAXIS tutoring that has proven highly successful.
East Chicago, INView Tutor
...They should have a background in phonemic awareness, segmenting, and an introduction to new words. Sounds and words focus on phonological awareness and decoding skills. Students also should be able to identify sight words, and should be able to read words in connected text.
Glenview, ILView Tutor
...I have worked with a large number of different types of children with a large variety of socioeconomic backgrounds and have always found a way to help them. There are a number of different ways to teach someone how to study. 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.
Bolingbrook, ILView Tutor