Search for an Elizabeth, NJ Reading Tutor

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Terry-Lee H. ...This time emphasizes that whatever helps the student “get it” is all that matters. I understand that students have variable learning ability. Teaching strategies are adjusted to reach each student to increase opportunities for success.
8 Subjects: including reading, English, public speaking, business
Westfield, NJ
Alan G. ...I pride myself on making learners comfortable with our lessons and with the language. My philosophy on tutoring is that it should be fun, rigorous, practical. We'll cover the fundamentals of grammar and vocabulary, while going beyond to learn how English is actually spoken and written in real life and in American culture.
15 Subjects: including reading, English, ESL/ESOL, grammar
Brooklyn, NY
Matthew T. ...I like to learn about a student's difficulties, and then focus on those problem areas. Sometimes it is something small, that can be easily remedied, but sometimes it may take more time. The most important thing, however, is for the student to learn how to solve his or her own problems in the long run.
7 Subjects: including reading, English, writing, literature
Brooklyn, NY
Michael M. ...As far as tutoring methods are concerned - I have faith in the ability of a communicative relationship between tutor and student to yield tangible results. Put simply, I'm going to explain material up-front, ask my student to perform an exercise to establish a base-level measure of performance/familiarity with said material, and then work from there. We'll edit writing.
9 Subjects: including reading, English, writing, grammar
Livingston, NJ
Deborah K. ...I teach grammar through students' writing, not through rote exercises, except when required (ESL learners, perhaps. As a freelance writer and college newspaper faculty advisor, knowledge and facility with grammar is also required. I have taught reading on the developmental and college level for many years.
15 Subjects: including reading, English, writing, public speaking
Montclair, NJ