6 Dyslexia Tutors Found Near St. Petersburg, FL



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Betty D.

Dyslexia Tutor

Sun City Center, FL 33573

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

4.33 63 ratings

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Betty D. - "SLD tutor with twenty years of Education Experience"

Dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurological in origin. It is characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and by poor spelling and decoding abilities. These difficulties usually result from a deficit in the phonological component of language that is often unexpected in relation to other cognitive abilities and in the provision of effective classroom instruction. I have tutored several students who have been diagnosed with dyslexia. I have been trained in and have used the Orton-Gillingham Method to help these students. They usually do ve [more]


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William S.

Dyslexia Tutor

Brandon, FL 33511

Will travel 5 miles

$35 per hour.

4.71 21 ratings

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Tutoring at all Levels, using Florida's core curriculum and STEM

Dear Parent, being dyslexic usually has nothing to do with your child's intelligence, although unfortunately many Dyslexic students are treated unfairly by peers and school personnel, nor does it mean the child is lazy. I was trained in the Orton Gillingham System, with a certificate in Dyslexia, and Orton Gillingham. I taught Dyslexic students at the Masonic Scottish Rite, Children's Learning Center (provided free to students, twice a week). I received a certificate from the Yale University, Pediatrics Dept. Conference with S. Shaywitz researcher in Dyslexia (with husband), and authors on Dys [more]


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Bridgette S.

Dyslexia Tutor

Seminole, FL 33772

Will travel 15 miles

$45 per hour.

5.0 71 ratings

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Published Author, Reading & Dyslexia Specialist Available to Tutor

As the Therapy Manager of a Speech and Language office, I researched, developed and implemented an effective Orton Gillingham based dyslexia program used in speech and language therapy offices today. The program incorporates the principals of brain plasticity, reconnecting of brain synapses through whole body movement focusing on directionality exercises and games. Then I use an Orton Gillingham influenced multi-sensory explicit and systematic phonics program for phonemic awareness, spelling and reading. This program goes from basic phonemic awareness through high school level reading (Greek a [more]


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Deborah D.

Dyslexia Tutor

Clearwater, FL 33764

Will travel 25 miles

$50 per hour.

4.99 114 ratings

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Problem Solving Specialist --- Graduate School 4.0/4.0

I have ample experience teaching dyslexic children and adults in two public school systems since 1988. I feel that it is my responsibility as an educator to discover the core issues which prevent progress. I utilize specific methods and strategies to address the visual challenges of the new reader, which increase fluency and ultimately comprehension. I am a caring and encouraging teacher with a humanistic approach to education. I have a strong background in Reading, Language Arts, Special Education, and problem solving. I have successfully taught diverse populations of age, aptitudes, cultures [more]


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Nancy Sardi?as L.

Dyslexia Tutor

Sun City Center, FL 33573

Will travel 12 miles

$55 per hour.

4.92 39 ratings

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Experienced and Effective Teacher (Regular and Special Needs)

I worked as an exceptional ed. resource and self contained teacher and had many students with dyslexia in my class. I teach ESE teacher prep. courses at the university level. Dear Students and Parents, I specialize in helping students by using an active learning style called Brain Compatible Instruction. My experience over more than 35 years includes teaching students from pre-school age up to the doctoral level in both regular and exceptional education, working with kids that use English as a Second Language, teaching teachers how to teach, and evaluating home schooled children. I have recei [more]


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Gail B.

Dyslexia Tutor

Palmetto, FL 34221

Will travel 20 miles

$30 per hour.

5.0 3 ratings

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Academic Tutor - elementary education specialty

I have been trained at the DePaul School for Dyslexia in Clearwater, Florida. I also taught there for a year. In addition, my past five years of experience has been with the county public school system. I've also tutored dyslexics from childhood to adulthood with several tutoring agencies and private schools. I have enjoyed tutoring elementary students and middle school students in reading, writing, and phonics. I have been tutoring students in County School system, as well as private elementary schools in the county for the past three years. My experience has primarily been with students [more]