1. POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT: basic psychology experiments have shown that positive reinforcement facilitates learning better than other forms of reinforcement. Therefore, I try to implement this method during my tutoring sessions in the form of incentives and positive feedback.
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...I was a Piano Accompanist for two years. Impact 360 is a gap-year program that specialized in Biblical Worldview and Leadership Studies over a course of nine months. I received a certificate for completing the program, classes, and a month long missions trip in Brazil. (read more)
...I also had to pass an exam that covered reading assessment and learning, called the RICA. I have received many different types of Study Skills coursework throughout my teacher credentialing. From providing organization skills to homework help techniques, I have the ability to show students how to best get themselves set to learn and how to be more prepared for classes. (read more)
...I am very familiar with comprehension strategies that can be used to help students improve their comprehension. In addition, I am familiar with the Reading standards for each grade level from Kindergarten through 6th grade. I am able to tutor in the areas of pre-algebra, algebra, beginning geometry, and beginning statistics. (read more)