"Experienced, certified, History, English and Study Skills Tutor"
I have been tutoring in French and Spanish for over 40 years. I have found that the number one reason that students are having problems in the these languages is that they have deficits in their study habits. I first have to organize them by subject, then within that subject by subtopic(e.g.vocabulary, grammar, culture). When appropriate I show them to color-code. Most importantly, I work with each student to see how he or she best learns (e.g. with or without music, with or without short breaks, in private space or at the kitchen table). I cover test taking (memorizing, answering multipl ... More