Rodney W.


Rodney W.

Tutor

Virginia Beach, VA 23464

Will travel 15 miles

$45 per hour.

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Rodders--General Education

I've been an educator for over 20 years and I love it. I've tutored one on one and I've lectured in a large hall. I'm sure I can help you achieve success in English, writing, history, political science or reading. Contact me when you can. I speak French and can be helpful at the beginning to intermediate levels. I believe there are three types of learner: literal learners (who can learn much through reading), auditory learners (who can learn much through lectures or auditory media) and kinest... [more]


American History


Vocabulary


Grammar


European History


Reading


Writing


English


Government & Politics


Literature


World History


Proofreading


SAT Writing


TOEFL


Study Skills

I have tutored pupils in remedial reading, writing skills, and phonetic development using the Abecca system. Currently, I teach students with learning disabilities, which is intensive in the area of study skills. One technique I use includes helping students to develop a flip-fold study guide using lined paper. This enables them to retain information. For auditory learners I teach fun but meaningful word associations which might include music. For kinesthetic learners I use hands-on visual aids.


ESL/ESOL

American Language Center of Casablanca; Professor, lecturer/Magazine Editor and Adult/Child ESL Teacher. Responsibilities include: instruction of English grammar and pronunciation; designing lesson plans; reading skills; interviewing techniques; story writing proofreading; assisting in magazine layout. Instruction in Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Proficiency English levels, Substitute for TOEFL. Assisted in the development and implementation of long-range planning strategies concerning process improvement programs,October 1995- June 1998. American Language Center, 1 Place de la Fraternit?, 21000 Casablanca, Morocco. Global Arena (present) private ESL tutor at business location. repsponsibilities include: Instruction in phonics, accent reduction, Intermediate/Advanced grammar, reading comprehension, conversational dialogue.