...By learning to play notes on a staff rather than tablature or guitar notation, they'll be learning to play any written music, and not be restricted to music written specifically for the guitar. When I teach guitar, I always begin with the 3 highest strings, which gives one full octave of notes they can play. I teach them to play some simple songs using those notes. (read more)
14 Subjects: includingAlgebra 1,Elementary (K-6th),Prealgebra,Elementary Math
...I believe that all students can achieve great results and I strive to help each one build confidence in his/her own ability. I have a Master's Degree in Education from Manahattanville College, and am a certified teachers for grades N-6. I have held full time teaching positions in grades 2-4 and have substituted or student taught in the remaining grades. (read more)
...Algebra provides a solid foundation for important aspects of business and life for years to come, and it prepares a person well for more advanced mathematics courses (which I teach too).
I also help with communication skills and standardized test preparation. Writing concisely and effectively i... (read more)
...As a Speech and Language Therapist teaching phonics is part of the curriculum of articulation therapy. Auditory discrimination is a neurological process that is needed to have success in phonics. A speech and language therapist is the professional to teach those skills. (read more)
...I believe that no two students are created equal, that all have their own strength and weaknesses that can be tweaked to bring out the best in their academic abilities.I have tutored the full gamut of students, from the best and brightest to one with special needs, over a wide array of subjects; ... (read more)