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Jessamine P. ...I can teach Modern Standard and Egyptian Arabic. Because I lived in Cairo for two years, I speak the "cultured" Egyptian dialect that appears in today's Arabic textbooks. Since leaving academia, I have taught a few high school students Arabic as an independent study class.
17 Subjects: including Arabic, reading, English, writing
Greenbelt, MD
Tom K. ...There's a wealth of strategies ensuring solid retention of material that go far beyond basic rote, e.g., the mnemonic link system, which I've seen work miracles with struggling students. For instance, the well-used "My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas" is a fun, practical "menu" for getting all nine planets in their right sequence. It works!
22 Subjects: including TOEFL, ESL/ESOL, reading, Spanish
Vienna, VA
Elisabeth F. ...ElisabethReading is FUN! And I make every effort to make it FUN and accessible for my students by letting them have choices when we read. I find out what interests and passions a student has and look for as many appropriately challenging books/articles/magazines/graphic novels/comics/websites that are on that interest.
18 Subjects: including Spanish, social studies, algebra 1, biology
Washington, DC
Karin N. ...Through this process, students both increase their skills and their confidence in their ability to handle their schoolwork. We also spend a lot of time breaking assignments down into small, realistic pieces. For example, a research paper consists of deciding on a topic, researching sources and ...
9 Subjects: including ESL/ESOL, grammar, special needs, autism
Rockville, MD
Claudia B. ...I began my love affair with France in 1979 when I traveled to Paris with a high school group. What followed were two summers as an exchange student and translator. After those experiences, learning about France and its culture and language, I decided to devote my career to teaching it.
1 Subject: French
Washington, DC