82 Special Needs Tutors Found Near New York, NY



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Marsha S.

Special Needs Tutor

Jamaica, NY 11434

Will travel 25 miles

$45 per hour.

4.98 126 ratings

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Specialize in prealgebra, algebra 1 & 2 and all subject K - 12

I work with children with special needs in my current position as a child and family therapist. I also hold a master's in psychology and a master's in social work. I have been working with students with special needs in other entities for the past 5 years. I believe every student has the potential to excel in academics, once the child's learning style is identified. As a tutor, my unique approach lies in the ability to dissect key concepts so students can first grasp the fundamentals on which they will successfully build the skills necessary to master the subjects they struggle with. My philos [more]


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Judith P.

Special Needs Tutor

Brooklyn, NY 11236

Will travel 1 miles

$30 per hour.

4.96 137 ratings

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Experienced English/Reading Tutor

I attended a Special Education program at Brooklyn College, both on the undergraduate and graduate levels. These were competency-based programs and I was evaluated each term. I also volunteered with Special Olympics for 7 years. Before working for the DOE, I worked with mentally retarded/emotionally disturbed adults in a sheltered workshop/day treatment center and in a group home. I am a retired state certified special education teacher with 31 years of experience in working with academically and emotionally challenged students as an English teacher. Although my students were chronological [more]


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Kathryn M.

Special Needs Tutor

Bronx, NY 10463

Will travel 2 miles

$85 per hour.

4.87 245 ratings

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Dedicated, Caring Tutor; 30+ Years of Experience

I have a Master of Science degree in Special Education. For nearly 40 years, I have helped Special Needs children and young adults to improve their quality of life and educational needs. I have a great deal of patience and empathy for those with special needs. I am a dedicated, caring Reading/Language Arts Tutor with over 30 years teaching and tutoring experience. I have a Master's Degree in Elementary, Special Education and Reading. In addition I am a New York State Permanently Certified Teacher. My students and their parents and caregivers always comment on how I manage to make learning fun, [more]



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Eri S.

Special Needs Tutor

New York, NY 10011

Will travel 3 miles

$100 per hour.

5.0 45 ratings

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Friendly Ivy League Tutor for Students with Special Needs

I studied Special Education (specifically teaching students Autism and Intellectual Disabilities) at Columbia University. As part of that program, for one year, I served as a student teacher at two different schools, and both of the classrooms I worked in contained students with special needs. Hello! My name is Eri, and I am a certified special educator in NYC. I have a passion for math, science, and reading, and I make it my mission to pass on to my students my love for these subjects. In 2014, I graduated from Brown University with a bachelor's degree in Psychology, and just this year, I [more]


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Nora I.

Special Needs Tutor

Brooklyn, NY 11225

Will travel 7 miles

$125 per hour.

4.7 27 ratings

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Expert tutor with PhD will bring out the best in you!

I have a PhD in cognitive psychology. I completed a postdoctoral fellowship in literacy education. I have extensive experience tutoring children and young adults with special needs, including those with ADHD, with dyslexia, and those on the autism spectrum. These experiences have provided me with an expertise in helping students learn transferable skills (such as study skills and organization) for success across a wide range of academic subjects. My teaching philosophy: Everyone has unique strengths and talents. Unfortunately, academic challenges can overshadow these positives, leaving you and [more]


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Madison B.

Special Needs Tutor

New York, NY 10023

Will travel 6 miles

$70 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Elementary Special Education Teacher!

I earned my masters in Special Education, and I have worked with students with a wide rage of special needs, nonverbal, ADHD, ASD and more. Hi! My name is Maddie and I am a hands on, creative, fun teacher! It is my belief that all learning should be engaging, attainable and imaginative this way students can become more aware that learning can fit their individual needs and abilities. I earned a masters from Manhattan College in Special Education. I graduated from Roger Williams University and received an elementary education certification. I have taught all grades of Elementary School. K-5th [more]


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James C.

Special Needs Tutor

New York, NY 10002

Will travel 11 miles

$50 per hour.

4.62 32 ratings

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English/most subjects grades K-12/public speaking/editing/accent work

I have had a number of experiences teaching students with special needs. I created verbalization techniques for a college student with cerebral palsy and paraplegia to use during test taking scenarios in history and algebra. As a special needs teacher in Uganda, I worked to support the literacy, math, and life skills of students with learning delays/disabilities including dyslexia and autism spectrum disorders. Most recently, while teaching K-5 ESL for the Pittsburgh Public Schools, I collaborated with special education teachers to create individual education plans for English students with fu [more]


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Jed L.

Special Needs Tutor

Forest Hills, NY 11375

Will travel 7 miles

$55 per hour.

4.87 598 ratings

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Expert Test Prep Tutor: SAT, SHSAT, SSAT, ISEE, TACHS/GED, ASVAB

For a year, I was a substitute para-professional with the NYC Dept. of Education, District 75, working with children on the severe end of the autistic spectrum. For 7 years, I worked as a case manager, outreach worker, and supervisor at the Hetrick-Martin Institute, providing services to runaway, homeless, and at-risk youth Currently, I am privately tutoring a special needs child in piano. I am extremely patient and empathetic, and get along great with all kids, especially it seems, those with special needs. I am glad to provide more detailed information and/or documentation if required [more]


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Lauren C.

Special Needs Tutor

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Will travel 10 miles

$150 per hour.

4.0 5 ratings

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Literacy/Reading Specialist

I have been awarded master's degrees in Childhood Education, hold certificates in both Elementary (1-6) and Middle Education (5-8), and will be receiving Certification in the Wilson Reading System program in June. At that time, I will also be awarded an Advanced Certificate in Special Education by the Relay Graduate School of Education. My work at Girls Prep Lower East Side Middle School (and all previous school settings) is geared towards supporting exceptional learners with learning disabilities, attention, and behavioral challenges (10+ years). I am well-versed with creating specialized [more]


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Rene C.

Special Needs Tutor

Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Will travel 5 miles

$80 per hour.

4.88 16 ratings

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Elementary, Orton-Gillingham, and Special Education Certified

I have a Master's in Special Education from William Paterson University. I am also certified to teach special education. I have been certified to teach special education for 6 years. I am an experienced educator with a solid academic background and hands-on teaching experience. I have been teaching in the public school system for the past 17 years, and I have been working as a private tutor for the past seven years. I have taught for the past nine years the inclusion class in my school district. I have the ability to interact effectively with students to create a positive and exciting learn [more]