10 Dyslexia Tutors Found Near Tucson, AZ



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Barbara L.

Dyslexia Tutor

Gilbert, AZ 85234

Will travel 0 miles

$45 per hour.

5.0 662 ratings

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Anyone can learn to read--and to read well.

Dyslexia manifests itself with a variety of symptoms, however, the most common symptom is reversals?reversals in reading, writing, spelling, and math. Research has shown that a person needs a ?digit span? or ?working memory? of at least five digits to learn phonics. That means that a student must be able to sequence five items before he has the capacity to learn phonetically. So, if a person is weak sequentially he can study phonics forever but never catch on to reading. Its like the proverbial ?beating your head against the wall.? The typical dyslexic struggles because his left brain, whic [more]


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Donald C.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tucson, AZ 85716

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.91 191 ratings

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Special Education Students My Specialty

I have been working in Special Education for 27 years. I have 17 years classroom experience in Special Education working with children with dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscaclculia at all grade levels and with adults at the college level. I am a certified, highly qualified Special Education teacher in the state of Arizona. I have created a specialized instructional program for children with learning disabilities, such as dyslexia, that I have used with great success in improving classroom performance, test scores and student self-esteem. My intervention program is time-tested and highly effective [more]


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Matthew D.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tempe, AZ 85282

Will travel 30 miles

$60 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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A Special Tutor for your Special Needs Student

As a credentialed Special Education teacher, I am trained to work with students that have Reading Disabilities including dyslexia. Towards this end, I have used various strategies from Irlen filters through exercises involving the memorization of phonic elements. Every student is different, but through focusing on and addressing individual student need, meaningful progress can be made. I teach others, especially those who have, for whatever reason, obstacles in their learning. I teach teachers. I teach those who will, one day, be able to teach future generations. After fifteen years of ed [more]


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Karen K.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tucson, AZ 85710

Will travel 20 miles

$45 per hour.

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Berkeley Grad offers Neuroscience for Dyslexic and Struggling Readers

31 years teaching English and reading. 12 years as Implementation Consultant with Scientific Learning for instructing special ed teachers, ELL teachers, and general ed teachers how to apply brain plasticity principles to remediate dyslexia and related reading disabilities. Neuroscience burst into my high school classroom in 2005 in the form of ?next-gen? brain exercises. Though I had resisted using these, the results knocked my socks off. I had been working with sixteen tenth-graders who were scoring at fifth-grade reading level. Within a few months, from November to April, ten had reached [more]


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Bonnie E.

Dyslexia Tutor

Casa Grande, AZ 85122

Will travel 10 miles

$35 per hour.

4.91 222 ratings

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Very Experienced and Patient Math and Reading Tutor

I have a Master's degree in Special Education in which the emphasis was on dyslexia and other learning disabilities. In addition, I have had training in the Orton-Gillingham method of reading and spelling instruction which was specifically geared toward teaching individuals with dyslexia. I have tutored children with dyslexia for over 10 years. I am trained in the Orton-Gillingham multi-sensory, in-depth phonics method of teaching Reading and Spelling. I have seen great results within a few months with my students, and parents have been pleasantly surprised and relieved! I've had great resul [more]


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Cindy H.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tempe, AZ 85282

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

4.96 216 ratings

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Passionate About Student Success, PreK-Adult, ESOL and Special Needs

I have worked with several dyslexic adults to teach them ways to work around and with their disorder in the world of words. To achieve some success with learning to navigate the difficult worlds of dyslexia and disgraphia takes unique approaches to how the information is presented and used by the learner. Some may need visual representations of words and sentences, others may require a musical approach or poetry. All can learn to develop skills that spell success. Certified teacher and tutor with decades of practical experience working with students of all ages to improve their reading skills, [more]


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Erica B.

Dyslexia Tutor

Chandler, AZ 85225

Will travel 30 miles

$30 per hour.

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Special Education teacher specializing in reading

I have my Masters in Special Education from ASU and have been teaching children with mild and moderate disabilities for 6 years including children with down syndrome, autism, ADHD and more. I specialize in reading, behavioral plans and creating effective personal curriculum plans to meet each students personal academic and social needs. Erica is passionate about child development and prides herself on providing the best quality of education possible. She will be opening her academy for children 0-5 this summer while still offering additional services for elementary students. She holds a Bach [more]


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Kendra B.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tempe, AZ 85282

Will travel 20 miles

$45 per hour.

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Wilson Reading Program Certified Tutor Available

I went through the year long, Wilson Reading Program to become certified in this program that is dedicated to students with dyslexia or learning disabilities. I graduated in 2013 with a dual degree in Special Education and General Education and have been working with kids with emotional disabilities in the Unified School District for the past two years. I have also had a lot of experience tutoring kids ranging from Kindergarten up to 7th grade. I have recently gotten Wilson Level One-certified for the Wilson Reading Program. This is a phonics program that truly helps struggling readers. I [more]


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Deborah F.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tucson, AZ 85742

Will travel 10 miles

$30 per hour.

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Effective English Tutor Specializing in Reading and Test Prep Skills

As a graduate student at San Diego State University I completed fifth year of study consisting of a 30 unit Reading Specialist credential program and passed a comprehensive exam. I hold a Reading Certificate from the CA Department of Education. I have experience working with students that are dyslexic using research driven programs of study to address their challenges. I am a credentialed K-12 teacher with extensive experience and training that will help you or your child improve and reach academic goals including attainment of the GED. I started teaching children in Arizona after earning my [more]


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Kris H.

Dyslexia Tutor

Chandler, AZ 85225

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

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Educational Therapist specializing in Reading/Writing and Dyslexia

My own son was diagnosed with dyslexia 10 years ago. As a former teacher, I worked to expand what I knew about dyslexia so I could offer my son the support he needed. When working with a child with dyslexia; one needs to be willing to try various different avenues to explain the same thing. Hello! I have been lucky enough to work with children over the past 15+ years. I've taught in a multiage classroom (K-2) as well as preschool. I love working with students and helping them find their own plan of attack, strategies and skills to feel confident in what they are learning. I am certified in [more]