6 Dyslexia Tutors Found Near Alexandria, VA



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Ellen K.

Dyslexia Tutor

Fairfax, VA 22032

Will travel 14 miles

$70 per hour.

4.97 574 ratings

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Ellen, Masters in Special Education, great with kids and adults

Many students with dyslexia have difficulty visualizing letters within words. Thus, they have trouble with rapidly perceiving sounds in words. This difficulty can impact a student's spelling, comprehension, as well as their fluency. I am trained in several programs which were specifically designed to help dyslexic readers. Two of these programs are the Lindamood Seeing Stars Program and the Lindamood Phoneme Sequencing Program for Reading, Spelling, and Speech. The Lindamood Seeing Stars Program was designed to develop symbol imagery and apply that sensory function to enhance sight word recogn [more]


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Keely C.

Dyslexia Tutor

Washington, DC 20003

Will travel 4 miles

$100 per hour.

4.93 98 ratings

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Certified Teacher Specializing in Science, Math, and English

I have two years of formal teaching experience teaching Dyslexic students. As a tutor I have worked with two students twice a week for a semester to improve their literacy skills and leverage their problem solving skills. In addition, I have completed training with The International Dyslexia Association to help them create strategies to aid those students in their progress. After this 8hr certification I passed the exam on the first attempt. I have learned from my Dyslexic students in the past that cursive is challenging to read and my notes or comments must be written in clear print. I h [more]


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David W.

Dyslexia Tutor

Lorton, VA 22079

Will travel 40 miles

$50 per hour.

4.77 56 ratings

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Experienced Teacher with history of producing excellent results

I have had multiple students on my caseload with Dyslexia. As a classroom teacher, I have worked with multiple students with Dyslexia. I have received extensive training in working with students with learning disabilities, including Dyslexia. I am a fifth grade teacher with Fairfax County Public Schools, after several years of teaching third grade. I have previous experience as a special education teacher, also. During my time with FCPS, I have consistently ranked highly within the district in terms of both SOL test results and district measures. I have helped develop curriculum for the [more]


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Elisabeth F.

Dyslexia Tutor

Washington, DC 20001

Will travel 10 miles

$55 per hour.

5.0 14 ratings

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Sped Teacher for Elementary/Middle School Tutoring

I earned a Masters in Education for Mild to Moderate Disabilities (PreK-8) from Lesley University in May 2014. I also have taught several students with dyslexia in the classroom with varying capabilities. I employ different learning strategies to support students with dyslexia, including the Wilson Reading program. The Wilson Reading program is a research-based reading intervention program designed for students with dyslexia. Dear students and families, I am a special education teacher. I have worked with elementary through high school students with special needs. I help my students access th [more]


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Katherine N.

Dyslexia Tutor

Washington, DC 20003

Will travel 20 miles

$89 per hour.

5.0 10 ratings

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Orton-Gillingham Tutor

Completed Fran Bowman's 60-hour Orton-Gillingham course in MD through Bowman Educational Services, Inc. Received certificate. I am so excited about the opportunity to work with students in the D.C. area, as well as online! I've taken a 60-hour course in Orton-Gillingham (training especially for working with students with Dyslexia) and have had significant tutoring experience in this specific area. Before moving to D.C., I worked with a company in Maryland using Orton-Gillingham to work one-on-one with students--teaching reading and writing, as well as executive functioning. My husband has all [more]


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Nidhi T.

Dyslexia Tutor

Alexandria, VA 22315

Will travel 15 miles

$80 per hour.

4.83 12 ratings

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Speech-Language Pathologist and Reading Therapist

I have a considerable amount of experience working with a variety of students with dyslexia and other reading difficulties. I use multi-sensory strategies and individualized instruction to help students learn to read with fluency and confidence. I am trained in the Seeing Stars program by Lindamood-Bell and have also worked at the Lab School of Washington as a Speech Language Pathologist with the elementary aged students. I am an ASHA certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologist who has worked in both the public and private school settings. I have a master's degree in Speech-Language Pat [more]