Posts Tagged ‘Learning Specialists’

Oral language and writing difficulties

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Oral language and writing difficulties Recent research coming from the University of Montreal’s School of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology has shown a connection between oral language and writing difficulties. According to an article in Science Daily, “[c]hildren’s future writing difficulties can be identified before they even learn how to begin writing.” The researchers are interested the impact that oral […] read full post >>

The Search for Methods of Group Instruction as Effective as One-to-One Tutoring

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The Search for Methods of Group Instruction as Effective as One-to-One Tutoring by Benjamin S. Bloom Schools cannot provide tutoring for every student, but the use of mastery learning in combination with other practical methods may enable students to learn almost as well. Download the PDF to read entire article. read full post >>

The Role of the Lecturer as Tutor: Doing What Effective Tutors Do in a Large Lecture Class

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The Role of the Lecturer as Tutor: Doing What Effective Tutors Do in a Large Lecture Class by William B. Wood and Kimberly D. Tanner Most instructors at one point or another in their careers—during office hours, in the laboratory setting, or as a tutor—have had the luxury of sitting down one-on-one with a student to help him or her learn. For many, the reward of watching the proverbial lightbulb go on […] read full post >>

Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Central Executive Functioning Disorders

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Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Central Executive Functioning Disorders Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with central executive functioning disorders. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with central executive functioning disorders become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques […] read full post >>

Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Language-Based Learning Disorders

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Manhattan/Brooklyn Tutoring for Students with Language-Based Learning Disorders Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with language-based learning disorders. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with language-based learning disorders become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve […] read full post >>

Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyscalculia

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Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyscalculia Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with dyscalculia. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with dyscalculia become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve their math skills, oral […] read full post >>

Tutoring for Students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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Tutoring for Students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with ADHD. Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with ADHD become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve their reading comprehension, oral […] read full post >>

Tutoring for Students with Auditory Processing Disorder (APD)

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Tutoring for Students with Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) Themba Tutors works with students of all ages in Manhattan and Brooklyn with Auditory Processing Disorder (APD). Our learning specialists provide these students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students with auditory processing disorder become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled […] read full post >>

Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyslexia

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Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Dyslexia Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with dyslexia. Our learning specialists provide dyslexic students with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps dyslexic become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve their reading comprehension, oral communication, and […] read full post >>

Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Asperger’s

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Manhattan & Brooklyn New York City Tutoring for Students with Asperger’s Themba Tutors works with students of all ages with Asperger’s. Our learning specialists provide students on the autistic spectrum with the tools they need to become more efficient learners. Our tutoring is strategy based and helps students on the spectrum become more organized, better at test taking, and more skilled at using techniques to improve […] read full post >>