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The Best Phonics Tutors in District of Columbia

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Rebecca D.
60/hour

Laurel, MD

Certified Elementary and Special Ed Teacher

Grammar instruction is provided in an organized fashion, especially since English has so many rules! I have used different phonics curriculums and worked with students who are just learning to read. Phonics instruction is provided... read more

60/hour
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Grammar instruction is provided in an organized fashion, especially since English has so many rules! I have used different phonics curriculums and worked with students who are just learning to read. Phonics instruction is provided... read more

Karen L.
60/hour

Upper Marlboro, MD

Result-Oriented Special Education Tutor

As a parent of a special needs student and a teacher of special needs students, I was immersed in the world of understanding how students with learning disabilities learned, and how their specific challenges impacted them in school. I have over... read more

60/hour
4.9 (32)
23 hours tutoring Phonics out of 137 hours
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As a parent of a special needs student and a teacher of special needs students, I was immersed in the world of understanding how students with learning disabilities learned, and how their specific challenges impacted them in school. I have over... read more

Ellen K.
80/hour

Fairfax, VA

Ellen, Masters in Special Education, great with kids and adults

In the summer of 2014, I completed a training for the Fundations Program at the kindergarten level. This Wilson Extension Program is a carefully structured reading program which includes a spelling and phonics supplement as well. I have... read more

80/hour
5.0 (1107)
16 hours tutoring Phonics out of 2,211 hours
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In the summer of 2014, I completed a training for the Fundations Program at the kindergarten level. This Wilson Extension Program is a carefully structured reading program which includes a spelling and phonics supplement as well. I have... read more

Bethany D.
45/hour

Alexandria, VA

Elementary and EFL Teacher

I am an experienced elementary and EFL teacher, and I am currently a substitute teacher for DC public schools while I complete my Master's degree in Teaching Elementary Education at American University. R Prior to school openings this year, I... read more

45/hour
5.0 (1)
4 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced elementary and EFL teacher, and I am currently a substitute teacher for DC public schools while I complete my Master's degree in Teaching Elementary Education at American University. R Prior to school openings this year, I... read more

Susan S.
63/hour

Alexandria, VA

Experienced Reading Specialist with M.A. in Educ./Reading Disabilities

I am a certified reading specialist with an M.A. in reading disabilities. I teach all levels of reading, phonics, languages arts, writing, math and study skills. I am certified in Distar and experienced in Orton Gillingham structured,... read more

63/hour
4.9 (122)
8 hours tutoring Phonics out of 222 hours
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I am a certified reading specialist with an M.A. in reading disabilities. I teach all levels of reading, phonics, languages arts, writing, math and study skills. I am certified in Distar and experienced in Orton Gillingham structured,... read more

Jennifer Y.
75/hour

Alexandria, VA

Experienced Elementary/Special Ed. Teacher. Orton-Gillingham Trained.

I am a certified Elementary and Special Education teacher with ten years of experience in Northern Virginia and Philadelphia. I have Orton-Gillingham training (would be honored to help your child with reading!). I love to work with children of all... read more

75/hour
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I am a certified Elementary and Special Education teacher with ten years of experience in Northern Virginia and Philadelphia. I have Orton-Gillingham training (would be honored to help your child with reading!). I love to work with children of all... read more

Angela H.
60/hour

Silver Spring, MD

Get the quality of a certified teacher in the comfort of your home!

As an ESOL Teacher, I have been specially trained in Phonics and Linguistics. A solid phonics program is the basis to a successful literacy program, and you are never too old or too young to begin practicing phonics! read more

60/hour
4.9 (81)
168 hours tutoring
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As an ESOL Teacher, I have been specially trained in Phonics and Linguistics. A solid phonics program is the basis to a successful literacy program, and you are never too old or too young to begin practicing phonics! read more

Danielle R.
60/hour

Washington, DC

Let’s Build your confidence together!

I have a PhD in English from Georgia State University, a MA in English from University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and a BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Go Heels!). I have been teaching on the university level since... read more

60/hour
5.0 (27)
42 hours tutoring
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I have a PhD in English from Georgia State University, a MA in English from University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and a BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Go Heels!). I have been teaching on the university level since... read more

Bridget S.
45/hour

Great Falls, VA

Experienced Elementary Tutor

Hi, I'm Bridget! I graduated from American University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Education. I have been an elementary teacher for over four years. I tutor elementary subjects to include Reading, Writing, English,... read more

45/hour
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Hi, I'm Bridget! I graduated from American University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Education. I have been an elementary teacher for over four years. I tutor elementary subjects to include Reading, Writing, English,... read more

Ashlee A.
50/hour

Upper Marlboro, MD

Experienced School Psychologist

I’m Ashlee! I completed my undergraduate degree is psychology with a minor in sociology. Shortly after I went on to earn my master's degree in educational psychology and certification as a school psychologist. I have seven years of experience... read more

50/hour
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I’m Ashlee! I completed my undergraduate degree is psychology with a minor in sociology. Shortly after I went on to earn my master's degree in educational psychology and certification as a school psychologist. I have seven years of experience... read more

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