...Vocabulary knowledge is critical to reading comprehension. I work with students to help foster their development of a large “word bank” through effective vocabulary learning strategies to include: Keyword Methods, Root Analysis, and Word Maps. Well versed in the role that technology plays in student learning, I set high standards in a calm and supportive manner. (read more)
...Thanks for all your help!!" - JK (Student)"Dear Gil, We cannot thank you enough for the help and great support you gave Yousef during the last few months. Yousef enjoyed your tutoring, he learned a lot academically and picked up good learning skills and valuable test taking tips that will help h... (read more)
...I hold a Bioengineerkng degree from UCLA. Most of my coursework was in bio and much of my research and even company experience has been in biology. This provides me with the experience as well as the knowledge in order tutor biology. (read more)
...When I am tutoring, I enjoy getting to know the student and understanding the way the student learns. From my experience, I have found many creative ways of explaining common problems. I love getting to the point when the student finally understands the concept and tells me that they want to finish the problem on their own. (read more)
...Focus on extending their thinking that helps them see how the current unit connects to the subsequent units. Navigate through various word problems that will increase their math literacy. Start looking at the next unit to help them get ahead.
-Students at a medium level of mastery: Pose questions to guide their thinking. (read more)