7 Dyslexia Tutors Found Near Tucson, AZ



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Barbara L.

Dyslexia Tutor

Gilbert, AZ 85234

Will travel 0 miles

$45 per hour.

5.0 645 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.

4.9 163 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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Cindy H.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tempe, AZ 85282

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

4.96 212 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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Bonnie E.

Dyslexia Tutor

Casa Grande, AZ 85122

Will travel 10 miles

$35 per hour.

4.9 207 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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Kris H.

Dyslexia Tutor

Chandler, AZ 85225

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

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Literary Specialist and Confidence Builder

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. I have experience teaching in straight grades, multiage (k-2) and preschool classrooms. I have seen students grow and become lifelong learners who have the confidence in themselves to keep looking for answers and learning from their mistakes. My experience as a parent of a child with learning difficulties [more]


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Trish G.

Dyslexia Tutor

Mesa, AZ 85202

Will travel 15 miles

$65 per hour.

5.0 8 ratings

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Dyslexia reading specialist

I hold a Masters of Arts in Special Education, a Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, and a Masters of Educational Leadership. I have taught students from kindergarten to adults. I have a Reading Endorsement and extensive training in Orton-Gillingham and Lindamood-Bell reading programs. I had the amazing opportunity to train with Nanci Bell and Phyllis Lindamood in the Lindamood-Bell reading programs in San Luis Obispo, CA. I hold a Masters of Arts in Special Education, a Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, and a Masters of Educational Leadership. I have taught s [more]


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Marisa Joy W.

Dyslexia Tutor

Tucson, AZ 85746

Will travel 20 miles

$35 per hour.

4.0 1 ratings

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Let Me Help Your Child Succeed

Using a Phonics based learning tool, I have successfully helped children both improve their reading levels, as well as worked on creating basic levels of reading comprehension skills. I have a Bachelors in Education, and have been Orton Gillingham Trained to teach children with mild to moderate learning disabilities. I've been a teacher for more than 10 years. I've worked with children from birth through 21 years. I have 5 years experience working with children with reading difficulties/disabilities, and I am Orton-Gillingham trained (100+ hours of training )to assist with teaching reading t [more]