6 Reading Tutors Found Near Springfield, IL



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Jennifer G.

Reading Tutor

Springfield, IL 62703

Will travel 40 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 40 ratings

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Mandarin Chinese made easy, and ESL for all!

The main reading skills are comprehension, speed, and critical evaluation. Sometimes reading comprehension can hinge on a tiny word or phrase, such as "and vice versa", or "in some circles". You can't miss those, or you will misunderstand the point of the material. Studying these phrases in context will improve comprehension. Reading speed is also a skill I can teach you- scanning and skimming can come in handy when the amount of material is too large. Reading for knowledge and reading for pleasure are two very different things, but I've found that if you start by learning speed reading skills [more]


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Drew K.

Reading Tutor

Sherman, IL 62684

Will travel 10 miles

$35 per hour.

4.33 3 ratings

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Drew K. Sherman, IL.

I have a passion for reading and I love to share that with students. I have taught Reading classes for the past 15 years. Students should be fluent, strategic readers. I think it is important to teach student strategies to help them comprehend a variety of texts. My 15 years of teaching experience, love for learning and National Board certification have helped me develop excellent knowledge of the learning process. These experiences have taught me to actively engage students in their learning through discussion, hands on activities and writing, which will lead to academic growth. I am fami [more]


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Hope H.

Reading Tutor

Taylorville, IL 62568

Will travel 30 miles

$35 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Math & Science-No problem!

I have a Master's and an Education degree from Eastern Illinois University. I have been teaching Elementary and Middle School students for 22 years. Kids tell me that I make math easy and science fun! The best part of teaching is when kids get it and then they enjoy learning. There are lots of ways to learn information, we can make a rhyme, draw pictures, think of stories, or break items down into more manageable parts. There are so many things to learn and I can help you conquer them! I also... [more]


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Charlotte S.

Reading Tutor

Taylorville, IL 62568

Will travel 25 miles

$45 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Tutoring with Passion

Hello! I have a master's degree in human services from the University of Illinois. I also have a bachelor's degree in visual arts with a minor in sociology from University of Illinois. Therefore, I have many coursework hours in psychology, social sciences, and counseling. Additionally, I have coursework in educational psychology, education, biology, geology, humanities, speech, and literature. I have five years of experience in substitute teaching grades kindergarten through twelfth ... [more]


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Laura T.

Reading Tutor

Springfield, IL 62704

Will travel 15 miles

$38 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Lara teacher, counselor, and writer

I am a substitute teacher with many years background conducting child therapy and education. I have an M.A. in Human Services and studied education before changing my BA major to psychology. I've taught children with ADHD, Autism, Aspergers, and many other issues techniques for handling those issues. I've also taught children ages 3-19 school subjects using learning principles and positive reinforcement. I also try to use Gardener's types of intelligences by discovering children's interests a... [more]


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Joseph T.

Reading Tutor

Springfield, IL 62702

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

4.93 15 ratings

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Knowledgeable Tutor for test prep, English, Math, and Philosophy

I love reading and I can help students love reading as well. For those who do not love reading, but need to learn skills of reading comprehension for studies, I can help them learn how to understand their texts and how to find the main ideas of the author's arguments. I have read and written many kinds of written works and I know how to decipher evidence, arguments, rhetorical devices, and grammatical constructions, and I can help students do the same. All my life I have loved learning and I very much enjoy teaching others and helping them to come to an understanding. Though teaching is my [more]