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Tom K. ...My philosophy is that every student, no matter what grade, has a learning style that can be tapped into so they may reach their fullest potential. Beyond addressing the student's success in standardized testing, the overall goal is enhancement of his or her critical thinking skills, along with b...
21 Subjects: including writing, reading, Spanish, English
Vienna, VA
Heidi K. ...I am a professionally certified elementary school teacher in three states and have been teaching for the past 20 years. I have worked with students who have special needs such as ADD, ADHD, LD, EMR, Apraxia, and those who suffer setbacks from diseases such as Meningitis. I have worked with mentally challenged students who require a slower pace and increased emphasis on fine motor skills.
17 Subjects: including writing, reading, English, piano
Rockville, MD
Jacob B. ...In the end, the student learns that the potential to conquer the challenges of writing well was inside them all along. It's my job to bring out that knowledge. My academic focus is divided between contemporary literature and philosophy, though I have also published scholarly articles on film and graphic novels.
14 Subjects: including writing, English, reading, GRE
Washington, DC
Deborah R. ...I believe in using whatever technique works to engage students. For example, I tutored a young man who resisted learning to read because he felt defeated. By pure coincidence, I discovered that he liked comic book characters.
27 Subjects: including writing, English, reading, ESL/ESOL
Washington, DC
Sonia A. ...This will help them organize themselves and make sure they get an adequate amount of studying done for each class. By helping them use a planner or google calendar to create a schedule and block off time for each class, this will help ensure they stay ahead in their classes. Another crucial skill is organization.
29 Subjects: including writing, chemistry, English, elementary math
Bethesda, MD