...I have tutored students in preparation for the AP language and composition test, AP literature test, ACT, and personal writing endeavors. I have experience creating these standardized test questions as well as experience analyzing answers. While tutoring students, my students have never scored less than a 32 on the ACT Reading and no less than an 8 on the writing portion of the ACT.
23 Subjects: including English, reading, writing, GED
...Use challenging sources for topics and genres that interest your student (think sports biography rather than ESPN update, for example, or a coming-of-age novel but set in a different country or time period).
Using flash cards to drill words and their definitions may help a bit in preparing for t...
14 Subjects: including English, reading, writing, grammar
...I specialize in:
- Argumentative Essays
- Classroom Essays
- Timed Essays
- The Writing Process (brainstorming, drafting, editing, final product)
- College Personal Statements
- Close Reading Strategies
- Understanding novels and classroom texts
- Engaging with Lit...
21 Subjects: including English, Spanish, reading, writing
My name is Xiao and I recently immigrated to the United States in August 2012 by way of Anhui, China, a province just a few hours from Shanghai. One of the major reasons why I chose to move so far from my homeland is because my husband, Anthony, is an American and convinced me to come to the U.S. t...
3 Subjects: including Chinese, drawing, painting
...Taught Saxon Phonics 2 for two years. Trained in multisensory techniques using synthetic phonics. Able to fill in the gaps for struggling older readers.
13 Subjects: including reading, algebra 1, dyslexia, elementary (k-6th)