Cheryl Z.

Part-time, 59 year old tutor from New York, NY with 0 years of experience and a background check available upon request
New York, NY | 59 yrs old
0 years experience
part-time $20-20/hr

(1 review)
New York, NY | 59 yrs old | 0 years experience | part-time $20-20/hr
(1 review)
Meet Cheryl
I worked for a full school year in a charter school tutoring first grade students to improve their reading comprehension, vocabulary, spelling and grammar. I also helped them to sharpen their math skills, including addition, subtraction and fractions, and with such applied mathematical concepts as symbols, telling time, and making change.
I go about my work gently, with lots of patience and a sense of humor, and believe these are the reasons I am able to see improvements in my students. I encourage repetition to make certain students understand what they are reading, spelling, phrasing or calculating. I like to ask questions about the material to make sure that the student has truly grasped the subject. I encourage students to work out solutions for themselves as much as possible and relish seeing work completed independently. I am passionate about stories, and the words and phrases that build them, as well as math problems and creative ways to explain solutions.
Most Recent Review
She is very nice person and great teacher with patience to kids. Posted Aug 1, 2013
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Yale University
Bachelor's in Religious Studies/English
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