Just give her a chance. She has proven to be the most patient, competent tutor my boys could ever have. I highly encourage you to try her.
Today she made my boys make salt water to taste and see how finding fresh water is very important when you are in the ocean or on an island.
Sarah C. from Eudora, KS
"Write On Tutoring: Tools for Writing, Reading, Speaking and More!"
I have taught history to students ages 12 to 15 at a private school that utilized a Montessori approach. When I began teaching, I used a textbook approach. I then moved to an approach where topics in American history were integrated with literature in a study of the humanities. We utilized textbooks as resources and guides but did not center study upon them. Students visited local historical sites, researched topics of interest through local libraries and community resources, completed projects that included oral presentations and written projects, and visited with local historians about their ... More
I got my feet wet in Chemistry starting in high school and enjoyed it so much I obtained my degree and tutored in Chemistry during college. I've been putting that degree to work as an R&D Chemist for a Fortune 200 company based out of Chicago that has a facility in Olathe.
I can go beyond the textbook and relate real-life applications of the topics which help students to better understand not only how an idea is applied, but why it is important and how it will serve as a building block for the rest of the course.
I especially excel at tutoring students having difficulty with high school and ... More
"Experienced and Effective English Tutor for All Ages"
My name is Matt, and regardless of your age or educational background, I can help you with whatever academic work you may have.
B.A. in English and Political Science from Boston University
M.A. in the Humanities from the University of Chicago
I taught English and writing for five years at Ivy Tech Community College in Bloomington, IN. In between semesters, I taught for the Institute of Reading Development, where I taught reading and stud... ... More
"Tad The Teacher ESL"
I have a two years' experience helping adults learn English As Second Language at Johnson County Community College. I also have experience assisting students learn English via Skype. I have a bachelor's in psychology, and a master's degree in information management. I can help you with conversational English, or tailor my teaching to whatever aspects of English you would like to learn! I am laid-back and have a passion for helping others. ... ... More
She is very patient with my son, and at the same time very encouraging for my son to do better.
Tam N. from Overland Park, KS
"Experienced & Effective ESL, English, and German Tutor"
I am a very experienced teacher with eleven years of teaching experience at colleges and universities. I've taught three different levels of English Composition as well as English as a Second language. I've also worked on the Junior English Placement Test grading committee to place students into the appropriate level of English Composition at the university. And I have experience tutoring students one on one, including preparing students for the TOEFL Test. I am always a favorite teacher with... ... More
"Spanish, Arabic, and English in and around Lawrence"
I am currently a senior at the University of Kansas who is studying Spanish, Arabic, and Portuguese. I am passionate about what I undertake, whether it be through work or through my studies, and I like to think that this is something I transfer to those that are around me. I believe that inspiration and confidence are as key to attaining proficiency in a language as raw memorization and hard work.
Here is a summary of my experience in languages starting with most proficient to least profi... ... More
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