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The Best Special Needs Tutors in Lakewood, CA

12 Lakewood private Special Needs tutors / Find the best local Special Needs tutor in Lakewood

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Irina K.
40/hour

Near Lakewood, 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

Michelle S.
50/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Credentialed Teacher with Master's Degree, teaching K-12 & special ed

I have been working with special needs students and adults since 2009. I have two special needs children. I am qualified to assist students that need help accessing the curriculum. read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I have been working with special needs students and adults since 2009. I have two special needs children. I am qualified to assist students that need help accessing the curriculum. read more

Steve K.
55/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

20-year Professional with Active Teacher Credential

Hi. Thanks for taking a moment to check out my bio. I’m a professional with 20 years of experience in the field of education. My passions are related to helping individuals and families of students with unique learning needs. I have an active mild to moderate teaching credential with an autism authorization add on,... read more

55/hour
1 hours tutoring
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Hi. Thanks for taking a moment to check out my bio. I’m a professional with 20 years of experience in the field of education. My passions are related to helping individuals and families of students with unique learning needs. I have an active mild to moderate teaching credential with an autism authorization add on,... read more

Thalia E.
25/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

3+ Years of Experience

I currently work as a special needs, instructional assistant. The help in this field is huge! I would also like to provide my help through teaching special needs students online. We all need extra help. I have dealt with behaviors on good and bad days. I have also had the privilege of tutoring sped students... read more

25/hour
1 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 1 hours
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I currently work as a special needs, instructional assistant. The help in this field is huge! I would also like to provide my help through teaching special needs students online. We all need extra help. I have dealt with behaviors on good and bad days. I have also had the privilege of tutoring sped students... read more

Jennifer S.
70/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

6th grade teacher and parent of 2 autistic boys

I am a general ed 6th grade teacher. However, I have been mainstreaming special needs students in my classrooms for over 10 years. I have 2 moderate/severe autistic sons. I am intimately aware of how to navigate educational IEPs and working with Regional Center services for in-house training. read more

70/hour
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I am a general ed 6th grade teacher. However, I have been mainstreaming special needs students in my classrooms for over 10 years. I have 2 moderate/severe autistic sons. I am intimately aware of how to navigate educational IEPs and working with Regional Center services for in-house training. read more

MEHER A.
100/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

SENIOR MATH, ALGEBRA 1-2; GEOMETRY, SAT, ACT, ADD/ADHD TUTOR

Math Instructor TEAMWORK MAKES THE DREAMWORK I create the TEAMWORK with the PARENT To make the DREAMWORK for the CHILD I have worked very patiently, conscientiously and diligently with kids requiring special needs from Grades 2-11 for the "NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND PROGRAM" in Placentia, Yorba Linda,... read more

100/hour
5.0 (290)
682 hours tutoring
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Math Instructor TEAMWORK MAKES THE DREAMWORK I create the TEAMWORK with the PARENT To make the DREAMWORK for the CHILD I have worked very patiently, conscientiously and diligently with kids requiring special needs from Grades 2-11 for the "NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND PROGRAM" in Placentia, Yorba Linda,... read more

Mario V.
30/hour

Near Lakewood, 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

30/hour
5.0 (6)
42 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

Talia S.
50/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

Speech-Language Pathologist

I am a licensed speech-language pathologist who has vast experience in working with individuals with special needs in the educational setting. For example, I completed 2 clinical rotations at K-12 schools where the majority of the student clients had mild, moderate, and severe special needs. I am equipped... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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I am a licensed speech-language pathologist who has vast experience in working with individuals with special needs in the educational setting. For example, I completed 2 clinical rotations at K-12 schools where the majority of the student clients had mild, moderate, and severe special needs. I am equipped... read more

Karim S.
40/hour

Near Lakewood, 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

40/hour
4.9 (240)
2 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 709 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

Lois K.
40/hour

Near Lakewood, CA

I am currently a 1st grade teacher and certified to teach in CA and NY

I am currently a 1st grade teacher at an elementary school in Laguna Niguel. I have experience teaching students with special needs in small group and 1:1 settings. I love working with students and giving them the individualized attention! Certified to teach in New York and California and a masters of science in... read more

40/hour
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I am currently a 1st grade teacher at an elementary school in Laguna Niguel. I have experience teaching students with special needs in small group and 1:1 settings. I love working with students and giving them the individualized attention! Certified to teach in New York and California and a masters of science in... read more

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