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The Best Special Needs Tutors in Downey, CA

13 Downey private Special Needs tutors / Find the best local Special Needs tutor in Downey

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Melody H.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Patient Tutor, Success with Special Needs Students

I have worked as a behavior therapist and supervisor in private homes, elementary school classrooms, and a homeschool learning center providing behavior and academic support. I work with general education students as well as students with special needs and learning disabilities. I have over five years of... read more

50/hour
5.0 (15)
83 hours tutoring
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I have worked as a behavior therapist and supervisor in private homes, elementary school classrooms, and a homeschool learning center providing behavior and academic support. I work with general education students as well as students with special needs and learning disabilities. I have over five years of... read more

Irina K.
40/hour

Near Downey, CA

I have a passion for teaching and tutoring.

I am qualified because I have worked with special needs, ED, DHH and autistic students since February 2008. I had excellent annual evaluations at educational company I work for. I am sensitive to those students' needs. I establish good rapport with those students and their parents. read more

40/hour
4.8 (5)
6 hours tutoring
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I am qualified because I have worked with special needs, ED, DHH and autistic students since February 2008. I had excellent annual evaluations at educational company I work for. I am sensitive to those students' needs. I establish good rapport with those students and their parents. read more

Dr. Mara B.
140/hour

Near Downey, CA

Executive Function Coach and Special Needs

I am an Executive Function Coach and have a record of success as a teacher of students with special needs. My students have included adults and below 18 year olds, including a range of mild/moderate/severe and inclusive classrooms, and students with IEPs. As a professional educator, I adhere to the IEP,... read more

140/hour
5.0 (258)
916 hours tutoring
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I am an Executive Function Coach and have a record of success as a teacher of students with special needs. My students have included adults and below 18 year olds, including a range of mild/moderate/severe and inclusive classrooms, and students with IEPs. As a professional educator, I adhere to the IEP,... read more

Amani C.
65/hour

Near Downey, CA

Experienced Educator Specializing in Admissions and Multi-Subject Prep

I’ve been a tutor/teaching assistant since 2009, working with students from pre-K through college on subjects including language, performing arts, college counseling/standardized test prep, and college-level coursework. In college I was a volunteer tutor/teaching assistant in community schools, a member of the tutoring... read more

65/hour
4.8 (34)
104 hours tutoring
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I’ve been a tutor/teaching assistant since 2009, working with students from pre-K through college on subjects including language, performing arts, college counseling/standardized test prep, and college-level coursework. In college I was a volunteer tutor/teaching assistant in community schools, a member of the tutoring... read more

Matthew K.
90/hour

Near Downey, CA

Six years in clinical care and education for people with special needs

I have worked in the field of special needs professionally for seven years now. This experience includes clinical and assessment work at a medical university, basic neuroscience research, and spending the past two years homeschooling and tutoring special needs students. I focus on organization, executive... read more

90/hour
5.0 (130)
334 hours tutoring
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I have worked in the field of special needs professionally for seven years now. This experience includes clinical and assessment work at a medical university, basic neuroscience research, and spending the past two years homeschooling and tutoring special needs students. I focus on organization, executive... read more

Karim S.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Fun and Patient Art Teacher

In 2006, I began my teaching career as an art teacher and administrator at an arts program for adults with developmental disabilities. After many years in this field I went back to school for my Master's with an eye on teaching art at the college level. I started tutoring with Wyzant at the beginning of grad school and... read more

50/hour
4.9 (317)
47 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 1,109 hours
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In 2006, I began my teaching career as an art teacher and administrator at an arts program for adults with developmental disabilities. After many years in this field I went back to school for my Master's with an eye on teaching art at the college level. I started tutoring with Wyzant at the beginning of grad school and... read more

Juwairiah S.
60/hour

Near Downey, CA

Tutor with 10+ yrs experience working w/ kids who have special needs

I have over four years of experience tutoring and teaching children of all ages in a variety of subjects. I also have over ten years of experience working with children who have special needs. Additionally, I have worked with many students who have special needs, such as ADHD/ADD, Autism Spectrum... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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I have over four years of experience tutoring and teaching children of all ages in a variety of subjects. I also have over ten years of experience working with children who have special needs. Additionally, I have worked with many students who have special needs, such as ADHD/ADD, Autism Spectrum... read more

Lena M.
55/hour

Near Downey, CA

Dr. Magardechian is an expert in guiding your learning needs!

I am qualified to tutor students with special needs because I have a well seasoned background. I am a therapist who has assisted students with disabilities, tutored private clients with cerebral palsy, and have worked at the university and higher education special needs department. read more

55/hour
4.9 (176)
260 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 1,242 hours
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I am qualified to tutor students with special needs because I have a well seasoned background. I am a therapist who has assisted students with disabilities, tutored private clients with cerebral palsy, and have worked at the university and higher education special needs department. read more

Daniel M.
35/hour

Near Downey, CA

Tutoring: English/ESL and other subjects: Adults and Adolescents

I was educated in Scotland and received Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Italy. I have taught High School in Hawaii, where I was employed by the State of Hawaii Department of Education, as well as the University of Hawaii-Hilo. I have always established a good relationship with individuals from a variety of... read more

35/hour
5.0 (109)
1 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 313 hours
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I was educated in Scotland and received Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Italy. I have taught High School in Hawaii, where I was employed by the State of Hawaii Department of Education, as well as the University of Hawaii-Hilo. I have always established a good relationship with individuals from a variety of... read more

Mario V.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Mathematics credential teacher 5+ years of experience

I have work with several students with special need including autism, learning disability, processing disorder, dyslexia, ADHD and more. I am currently teaching online classes helping students who are diagnosed with ADHD and a learning disability. I go over their IEP; I accommodate them, and I provide assistance... read more

50/hour
4.9 (10)
55 hours tutoring
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I have work with several students with special need including autism, learning disability, processing disorder, dyslexia, ADHD and more. I am currently teaching online classes helping students who are diagnosed with ADHD and a learning disability. I go over their IEP; I accommodate them, and I provide assistance... read more

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