Award-Winning Phonics Tutors in Delmar, NY
Dana ...and strengths. I also enjoy creating engaging and effective lesson in order to target skills my students must master and feel it is important to keep my students accountable for their learning. I am eager to continue my love for teaching by working with your child to help him/her develop their own love of learning!
Victoria ...variety of different texts. I am cheerful, enthusiastic and committed. I convey this into my teaching by creating positive relationships through communication, trust and respect with students and parents. I thoroughly enjoy teaching and remain totally committed as it gives me fulfillment and a sense I am making a different in a student’s life.... First, try to teach the concept a different way. (in math using real life resources) Secondly, assess and/or re teach any previous skills that need reinforcing. Finally, move on and return to the concept another time so the student doesn't become frustrated.
South Bank University London UK - Bachelors, Primary School Teaching (Education) B.Ed (Hons)
Kimberly ...of standardized test and use the student's prior knowledge as a base to build on. I am extremely patient and my goal is to see my student's strive and become self-confident in their learning experience. I enjoy teaching and tutoring as well as playing with my two young sons on the playground!... I believe learning never ends. I like to instill this idea in my student's understanding of knowledge and learning. I strive every day to make sure learning is not only fun but also purposeful. Student's need to view themselves as a learner first, and then all will fall into place. I believe teaching from the known is very effective. Building on student's knowledge as a base for learning new things allows for self-confidence and the ability to take risks in their learning.
SUNY Oneonta - Bachelors, Childhood Education
SUNY at Albany - Masters, Literacy and Students with Disabilities
Amanda ...a caring, nurturing environment and do my best to ensure that they feel comfortable working with me. I believe learning can be fun and that everyone has the potential to achieve greatness! A large part of my teaching strategy is to learn my students interests, likes and dislikes and to work them into my lessons...
St Josephs College Brooklyn - Bachelors, Speech Communications, Theatre Minor
SUNY Empire State College - Current Grad Student, M.A.T in English, Middle Childhood and Adolescent
Patrick ...an active duty infantry officer in the United States Army. This experience gave me tremendous opportunities to travel, meet new people, and challenge myself in ways that I never before imagined. I am grateful to have returned home and look forward to all that Albany has to offer. My wife and I are avid patrons...
Fordham University - Bachelors, Spanish Literature
Elizabeth ...the charter school, I worked with students in 2nd grade. The following year, I accepted my first full time teaching position as a second grade teacher right across the hall! In 2014, I accepted a position teaching 5th grade at an inner city school. While working at the charter school, I was private tutoring students...
St. John Fisher College - Bachelors, Elementary/Special Education
Sage College - Masters, Literacy
Jennifer ...others further themselves in their education by building confidence, voice and academic empowerment. My primary focus is on student engagement and building a tutor-student relationship based on trust, honesty and open-mindedness. I see student success beyond just comprehension or memorization. I help students to truly synthesize the skills and concepts they need to feel confident...
Brent ...of my own students to prepare them for their next step in life. I've been passionate about pursuing a teaching career since high school because I had that one teacher that I looked up to and told myself that I wanted to be "that teacher" (a rememberable one/one they look up to). I have parents...
Paige ...classroom. I enrolled in a college program for Early Education and Special Education,during this time in college I was hired at the local YMCA for the before and after school program. The director started to trust me with more responsibilities while I was there, such as running the before and after school programs, summer program,...
Edinboro University - Bachelors, Early Childhood (Prek-4) and Special Education (PreK-8)
University of Albany - Current Grad Student, Reading and Special Education