Owner/s Anna Tsonidis
Phone Contact (03) 9318 4430
31 Military Road, Avondale Heights, Victoria, 3034
This centre caters for the learning needs of all students in Avondale Heights and surrounding suburbs.
Welcome to Aldon Tutoring Centres, Avondale Heights. This centre is owned and operated by a qualified teacher who is committed to helping your child achieve their true learning potential. With over 20 years experience, Anna Tsonidis has the knowledge and skills to make a real difference to your child's education. Anna has worked with a vast number of students of varying backgrounds and learning needs, including special needs students. Her role has varied from classroom teaching, intervention and extension work with children, to co-ordinating in the areas of literacy and numeracy. She has the knowledge and understanding in cutting edge educational research into best teaching practice for teaching and learning in both literacy and numseracy. Her passion for learning and teaching is the reason why she owns Aldon Tutoring Centres, Avondale Heights.
“Working in an environment where it is possible to bring clarity to students learning on a daily basis is so rewarding. The Centre is conducive to learning because it is welcoming and warm, nurturing students learning by building confidence to ask questions and achieve desired learning goals all through one to one tuition”.
- 3.45 to 7.00 Monday to Friday
- other times are available by appointment
AREAS OF TUITION
PREP TO YEAR 10
(FREE ASSESSMENT PREP TO YR 7 & SHORT INTERVIEW FOR 8 TO 12 TO ESTABLISH LEARNING NEEDS)
-Maths Methods, Specialist Maths,
PRE SCHOOL LITERACY (Get Ready For School) Find out more at http://tutoring4you.wix.com/get-ready-for-scool
-Reading, Writing, Spelling, Letters
-Nursing (re-registering exam preparation)
-Police exam preparation
-Fire brigade exam preparation
-IELTS exam preparation
• Maths Year 7 to VCE
After a short interview with students, we establish your child's point of need , whether it be extension, consolidation , intervention work or revision. All lessons are personalized with specific focus given to problematic areas, supporting students to bridge learning gaps coping with content and allowing them to move forward in their maths class.
• English Yr 7 to VCE
English tutoring for students year 7 to 10 focuses on building confidence in the writing and communications area through improving spelling, comprehension, grammar and focusing on student's ability to structure essays. All lessons are personalized allowing focus to be on each student's point of need.
Year 11/12 Focus is on preparing students for their VCE exams.
The following essay structures are focused on :
Text Response and
Expository essay structures.
Students are given the opportunity to discuss, practice and get immediate feedback on their essays. Specific techniques are taught to empower students with knowledge and confidence in a warm, supportive and friendly environment where they are encouraged to develop confidence in their own writing abilities. Essay structures and techniques are broken down and practised in small sections before the whole essay is attempted or for those who need consolidation or extension techniques are fine tuned and improved on.
OUR FORMULA FOR SUCCESS
1. Testing and diagnosis
Each student is given a series of diagnostic tests to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses, ensuring no tutoring time at the learning center is spent in areas that are already mastered
2. Customized instruction
Our learning centre provides tutoring on an individualized basis following a program created specifically for your child.
3. Inspiration, motivation and confidence
With a unique motivational system and our commitment to build relationships with parents and students, we ensure success for every student at our tutoring centre.
Adrian did a spelling test the other day and got all of his words right. I can see his confidence has grown and he is much more focused in class.