...I have had several students retake the exam under my guidance, and their scores increased an average of 7 points. I have developed a comprehensive approach to the exam that focuses on timing, content, and strategy. In addition to information mentioned for Film Approval (18 graduate hours in fil...
Chicago, ILView Tutor
...But once phonetic decoding and reading fluency (without "word-guessing") is well mastered, basic comprehension skills are likely to improve as well. Learning to focus on the main idea of any selected reading passage is a good start. Making quick mental notes of sequence of events is also very important.
Alsip, ILView Tutor
...I am in my second year of employment in a public school district as a Title I reading aide and substitute teacher. My coursework at DePaul included a class on the explicit instruction of phonics to struggling readers. For this class I both developed and taught my own phonics lesson plans and learned to use scripted programs.
Merrillville, INView 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
My approach to teaching is a student-centered one, always keeping in mind a student's short-term aims and long-term goals in their studies. I enjoy teaching because every day with my students is a different experience, which keeps me looking forward to each lesson. I will learn to constantly adjust to suit your needs and levels and also to progress from what you already know.
Skokie, ILView Tutor