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The Best Special Needs Tutors in New York City, NY

104 New York private Special Needs tutors / Find the best local Special Needs tutor in New York

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Teresa I.
70/hour

New York City, NY

Elementary Special Education Teacher K-12 & Elem Gen Ed k-5 Cert

I have taught Special Education for four years in different settings. I have taught by pulling small groups for reading, writing, and math for grades 3-6th grade. I have also taught in a self contained class teaching the all subjects but focusing on reading, writing, math grades K-6th. I have also taught in an after... read more

70/hour
4.9 (8)
25 hours tutoring
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I have taught Special Education for four years in different settings. I have taught by pulling small groups for reading, writing, and math for grades 3-6th grade. I have also taught in a self contained class teaching the all subjects but focusing on reading, writing, math grades K-6th. I have also taught in an after... read more

Kelsey P.
80/hour

Near New York City, NY

High School Bio and Chem or Middle School Science Tutoring

I am a patient and caring high school teacher who has experience teaching and tutoring at various levels of biology, chemistry, or physical science. I have 5 years of teaching experience in advanced and special education settings. I also have experience administering home instruction and tutoring to students. I have... read more

80/hour
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I am a patient and caring high school teacher who has experience teaching and tutoring at various levels of biology, chemistry, or physical science. I have 5 years of teaching experience in advanced and special education settings. I also have experience administering home instruction and tutoring to students. I have... read more

Andrea R.
110/hour

Near New York City, NY

Ph.D. Tutor: K-9 Reading, Math, Writing, Test Prep, Special Needs

When I worked for the corporate sector, I delivered presentations across North America on topics such as Special Needs Students, Learning Disabilities, and Struggling Readers. Additionally, as the Educational Specialist and Academic Spokesperson for Kumon North America, I wrote numerous articles for their... read more

110/hour
5.0 (469)
5 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 1,032 hours
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When I worked for the corporate sector, I delivered presentations across North America on topics such as Special Needs Students, Learning Disabilities, and Struggling Readers. Additionally, as the Educational Specialist and Academic Spokesperson for Kumon North America, I wrote numerous articles for their... read more

Michael Z.
75/hour

New York City, NY

Global and US History Teacher

I am a New York State certified special education teacher for grades 5-9 and 7-12. I have taught special education students and students with special needs for 11 years. I am also a New York State certified social worker who has worked with students with many disabilities. read more

75/hour
5.0 (1)
164 hours tutoring
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I am a New York State certified special education teacher for grades 5-9 and 7-12. I have taught special education students and students with special needs for 11 years. I am also a New York State certified social worker who has worked with students with many disabilities. read more

Mary J.
75/hour

Near New York City, NY

Help for Dyslexia, ADHD, CAPD, Struggling Readers, and Study Skills

I am qualified in programs to help students with reading weaknesses, weak cognitive skills, auditory processing problems, attention problems, and dyslexia. I am certified in programs based on current brain research, specifically regarding the neuroplasticity of the brain. Simply put... the brain can make new and lasting... read more

75/hour
5.0 (275)
4 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 585 hours
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I am qualified in programs to help students with reading weaknesses, weak cognitive skills, auditory processing problems, attention problems, and dyslexia. I am certified in programs based on current brain research, specifically regarding the neuroplasticity of the brain. Simply put... the brain can make new and lasting... read more

Ilene C.
100/hour

New York City, NY

Director of Special Education (K-12)

For the past 13 years, I have worked with students with special needs from pre-k through high school (and even college!). I approach every single child and his or her needs from a strengths-based lens and work with their individual learning style. I have taught this entire time as well as run the special education... read more

100/hour
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For the past 13 years, I have worked with students with special needs from pre-k through high school (and even college!). I approach every single child and his or her needs from a strengths-based lens and work with their individual learning style. I have taught this entire time as well as run the special education... read more

Cara P.
40/hour

Near New York City, NY

Empathetic and Knowledgeable Elementary and Special Education Tutor

This school year, I worked as a special education teacher in a 5th grade class that contained typically developing students and students with special needs. The math topics we focused on included, but were not limited to: place value, multiplying and dividing multi-digit numbers, multiplying and dividing decimals,... read more

40/hour
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This school year, I worked as a special education teacher in a 5th grade class that contained typically developing students and students with special needs. The math topics we focused on included, but were not limited to: place value, multiplying and dividing multi-digit numbers, multiplying and dividing decimals,... read more

Ari F.
125/hour

New York City, NY

Expert ACT/SAT Tutoring by Full-Time Test Prep Tutor

I have a Master's in Psychology, which provides me with a thorough understanding of many of the unique challenges of special needs students as well as ways to work with the strengths of these students. read more

125/hour
5.0 (287)
2 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 940 hours
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I have a Master's in Psychology, which provides me with a thorough understanding of many of the unique challenges of special needs students as well as ways to work with the strengths of these students. read more

Nora I.
150/hour

Near New York City, NY

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... read more

150/hour
4.7 (30)
183 hours tutoring
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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... read more

Teresa C.
40/hour

Near New York City, NY

Mrs. GPS to Success Tutor

I am an agent of change who appreciates any opportunity to increase my student’s academic performance. For 1 year, I taught an ESL second-level adult writing class with the Community Impact Program located at Columbia University. For the last 5 years, I have been an academic professional with the Liberty Partnership... read more

40/hour
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I am an agent of change who appreciates any opportunity to increase my student’s academic performance. For 1 year, I taught an ESL second-level adult writing class with the Community Impact Program located at Columbia University. For the last 5 years, I have been an academic professional with the Liberty Partnership... read more

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