When you are struggling to make the grade it is easy to feel like just giving up and throwing in the towel. However, with the help of an experienced tutor you could be well on your way to achieving not just a passing grade, but a truly impressive one! There are Ashburnham tutors available now to guide you through your course work and offer support on homework and assignments. So whether you are looking for someone to help you pass a particularly challenging class, or for someone to help prep you for an upcoming exam, check out local tutor listings now and put yourself on the road to success'i.
"Experienced educator, English, History, Technology, Stained Glass"
I have been a teacher for over thirty years in History, English, and Digital Arts. I am passionate about inquiry, curiosity and learning, which I know do not always match school requirements. Learning is complex and has many moving parts that need to be addressed simultaneously: learning styles, cultural and social background, prior education, hopes and fears. Putting all of these together to become a successful life long learner is my goal in all of my relationships with students.
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"Experienced Mandarin Chinese Teacher"
I have been teaching Chinese in a private boarding school for the past seven years. I have created and designed the curriculum for the Chinese program from the ground up. I pride myself on creating lessons that are creative, fun, and that help each student understand every aspect of this difficult language.
In addition to Chinese language I teach culture, history, Chinese religions, etc. I incorporate songs, multimedia, technology, and even tai chi lessons in the classro... ... More
The lessons with Leonard M. continue to meet all my expectations. Leonard M. is an excellent tutor and I am learning quickly!
Peter M. from West Boylston, MA
Hi! My name is Leonard. Besides being a published author in English (my native language), I have years of experience teaching and translating from classical and modern languages. I have been teaching (mostly in Catholic seminaries) since 1994, and so I have good and prolonged teaching experience. I received higher education (Doctoral degree) in Rome, at the Pontifical Biblical Institute and the Gregorian University, and so I speak Italian fairly fluently. I also have many German friends, esp... ... More
My 7 year old son has worked with Jennifer for six months. Despite being bright, he couldn't master phonemic awareness and phonics through his instruction at school alone. He felt stupid and avoided books at all costs. Now he has begun to read proudly and states that 'Journal Time' is his favorite activity at school. He walks down the hallway with his nose buried in a book!
What helped immeasurably was Jennifer T's ability to pinpoint instruction to his exact level. She scaffolded lessons so that he was always successful and encouraged him to stretch to the next level. She provides him with games, activities, physical touch cues and even dance moves to help him master phonemic awareness! He has so much fun, he wants to go to tutoring (and this is a very active little boy!). She has provided me with resources to better my own understanding and consistently provides us activities and materials to help us at home.
I am an educator myself and felt helpless that I could not help my own child learn to read. We needed an expert and feel blessed we found one. Best of all, my son found not only a teacher but also a cheerleader and a friend.
Holly B. from Littleton, MA
"Scientifically-Based Specialized Reading and Writing Instruction"
I work with 35 students a day at a middle school delivering small group reading instruction in a public school. I have a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Spanish and a Masters in Reading and Literacy. I am licensed to teach Elementary grades 1-6 and Reading all levels by the MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. I have also been a consultant for the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to implement the latest scientific-based reading res... ... More
"private flute lesson teacher"
I am a freelance flutist living in north central Massachusetts. I have been teaching privately for 10 years. I play with numerous community bands, Harmonie Traverse,(flute choir), Connello Consort,(wind sextet), New England Conservatory Metropolitan Flute Orchestra, Atlantic Union College Wind Symphony and perform in local school musicals. I volunteer in my local high school band and Samoset Middle School band in Leominster. Professional affiliations include the National Flute Association... ... More
Kailyn asked for help with questions that will be on the new version of the PSAT. Eric was able to work through them with her and she appreciated his style of talking through the problems so it made sense. Loved the white board!
Lynda R. from Leominster, MA
"PreAlgebra, Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, College Math, GED Homeschooling"
I have a passion for math and truly enjoy teaching it! I am licensed in elementary school math by the state of Massachusetts and have 10+ years tutoring experience in tutoring adults and children in Pre-algebra, Algebra and Algebra II, Pre-calculus, Statistics, Economics, College Math, Vocational Math, Geometry, ACT, and SAT Math. I am able to meet at a variety of settings including colleges, libraries, coffee shops at well as in student's homes; wherever the student feels most comfortabl... ... More
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