...I take my students learning seriously and value feedback. Feel free to browse through my profile. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.I was a tutor for an after school program named Tiger Pause which focused on tutoring underprivileged students in a poverty stricken town in western Pennsylvania. (read more)
...The subject matter is linked to the student's needs
4. Feedback by way of correction to the student's mistakes is provided
5. The student is asked to revise his or her own work (with help from me only to the extent that it is necessary).
I have tutored elementary level English to college level English for more than 20 years. (read more)
I've worked as a teacher and as a writer, so I'm especially interested in helping students of all ages sharpen their reading and writing skills. If you're a parent of an elementary or secondary student who needs individual attention or if you're a college student or professional person who could us... (read more)
...Almost all of my teaching experiences have been with children struggling with learning to read. Because of my early training in learning disabilities, I look first for a student's learning strengths, then whatever issues may be holding him/her back from succeeding. As a hands-on learner I struggled learning to read trying to memorize words visually and orally in elementary school. (read more)
...I was able to use my physics background during my career in a practical way. When student teaching for my master's degree, I was able to use unique practical real world examples when teaching my students. I was member of my high school chess club and have continued playing off and on during my life. (read more)