"Writing/ESL Tutor: College Prep, Career Advancement, Business English"
While my academic background and experience have prepared me well as a writing tutor, I also have a strong personal interest in writing that I bring to tutoring sessions. My enthusiasm offers students a bit of relief from the drudgery with which the writing task is often associated; indeed, I empathize with students who are facing assignments under the pressure of deadlines, juggling various responsibilities, and needing a boost with writing skills at the same time. I believe that my knowledge, skills, and enthusiasm can contribute to such a boost and, when combined with motivated students, th ... More
"Special Needs - Multi Subject- Life Skills Applications"
I am very familiar with creating fun ways to learn about vocabulary. All we need to do is know where we use it most and we are half way there!I like the idea of learning about vocabulary FUN!
Learning vocabulary can seem so tough, but with practice and a patient tutor (that's ME!) the concepts like mastering spelling or use of words and terms become easier.
"As a Special Educator, I am a resourceful, energetic person"
As a Special Educator since 2004, it has been my responsibility to teach students the skills necessary to be successful in high school. Student age groups have been 10th, 11th, and 12th grades during the school year, and 5th through 8th grades in the summer. It is my belief as a teacher to allow students to take control of their own learning, develop short and long-term goals, recognize their progress, and achieve the ability to express their accomplishments in their own words, both at home ... ... More
Sarah Jane L.
Sarah Jane is like a Dancing With The Stars professional and I'm like the celebrity. I'm twice her age and have my own expectations about being treated with respect or consideration, or whatever; but her job is to be challenging and demanding so that I learn and excel. But she also has to walk the fine psychological line of building a relationship so we do well together. It's called Transformational Leadership. We both hope to earn 10's from each other. She's great!
Dede O. from Lincoln, RI
"Creative Coach and Writing/Art/Film Mentor"
I will help you with your syntax (sentence structure) and your diction (words, words, words) so that you can write articulate, gorgeous sentences.
Mr. Gerry was a great help, and we will continue to use him for our son so that he will be prepared for a great future!
Susan M. from Attleboro, MA
"High School Math Teacher (Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, and SAT Prep)"
Experienced tutor for Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, and SAT Prep.
With a BS in Mathematics, my Massachusetts Secondary Education Professional Certification for Mathematics is for grades 7-12. I am currently a High School Math Teacher in the Attleboro area, teaching Geometry, Algebra 2 and SAT Preparation.
As a former business professional with a love of mathematics, I bring a unique perspective to my student interactions in the classroom and as a tutor.... ... More
"Lori P. Seekonk, MA"
My love of teaching comes from a lifelong love of learning. As a special education teacher, I know that hard work and dedication to learning can pay off. In my 20+ years of teaching experience, I have had the pleasure of helping hundreds of students from diverse backgrounds and with diverse needs to realize their own potential and see their test scores and grades improve.
I specialize in tutoring math, reading, and writing for Elementary aged students, grades Kindergarten to Grade 5. I am ... ... More