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Many people discount the importance of spelling – especially in our age of word processing and spell-checking software. However, I know that good spelling is necessary if you want to become a good and fluent reader, and compelling writer, or a robust communicator. As a test-taking strategist, I know how important spelling is to help you determine the etymology, and therefore, the meaning of words. Good spellers simply perform better on standardized tests than non-spellers. This means, on average good spellers will perform better on the SAT, ACT, GRE, SSAT, ISEE, … For more than 35 years, I’ve worked with students to develop strong communications skills and build a complete template of strategies in all of the language arts. I will use my experience to help you become a competent speller. If you are looking for a spelling tutor, contact me.