I have tutored ESL kindergartners for many years. The first year I was tutoring ESL students from as near as Mexico and as far away as Uzbekistan. 388 more words
It’s not that African American children need a different program than the majority population to learn to read, it’s just that minority children, and specifically Blacks make great strides, regardless of societal influences if taught specifically phonics first. 1,446 more words
rubrics and open instruction versus direct instruction
First of all- both are necessary!
Direct instruction may have received a bad rap for a while, but little learning takes place without some form of clarification as to what is expected and how to make something happen. 426 more words
The end of 2016 DSE marks the beginning a 4-month-long summer holiday for many secondary school graduates. Many of my schoolmates are very eager to apply for a part-time job in tutorial centre as private tutoring has become an extremely lucrative business in my city. 641 more words