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Lori B.

English Tutor with Loads of Patience and Positive Reinforcement

Des Plaines, IL (60016)

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10 miles
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I am fortunate enough to have worked with first through third grade special needs children at a local school district. The satisfaction of helping a child learn is the most gratifying feeling. My teaching philosophy is if one way of teaching a technique does not work there are always other alternate ways to teaching until the student "gets it" which is the most wonderful feeling.

I feel that positive reinforcement is key to a childs self-esteem. Positive reinforcement yields everything - negative reinforcement yields nothing. The most important key to learning is constant and consistent reading for preparation in the higher grades and college.

My patience in teaching is a strong characteristic I have always maintained. I do not believe in yelling or loud talking. I currently tutor one two one with a local company. I love the work and want more students. "My kids," as I call them know they or their parents can speak with me at any time about their childs progress and learning plan. Additionally, at your request and approval, I can work with the students teacher to actively include activities that are taught in school.

I welcome any questions you may have and I look forward to a prosperous learning regime with your child.

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Lori’s subjects

English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
Anthropology, Archaeology
Adobe Photoshop, General Computer, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Photography, Web Design
American History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, Religion, World History
Adobe Photoshop, Film, Photography
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics, Special Needs
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Elementary (K-6th), English, Reading, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
General Computer, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Web Design

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National-Louis University (AppliedBehavior Scie)

Roosevelt University - Schaumburg, IL (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 5 hours notice required

Travel policy

Lori will travel within 10 miles of Des Plaines, IL 60016.

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