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The Best Special Needs Tutors in Philadelphia, PA

19 Philadelphia private Special Needs tutors / Find the best local Special Needs tutor in Philadelphia

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Katherine E.
35/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Outgoing & Patient Special Education Graduate Student

Top 10% of Tutors on Wyzant 2020 Hello parents, guardians and students! My name is Kate and I am currently a graduate student at Pennsylvania State University pursuing a master's degree in special education. Before starting at Penn State, I graduated from Bucknell University with B.S. in early childhood education and... read more

35/hour
4.9 (316)
521 hours tutoring
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Top 10% of Tutors on Wyzant 2020 Hello parents, guardians and students! My name is Kate and I am currently a graduate student at Pennsylvania State University pursuing a master's degree in special education. Before starting at Penn State, I graduated from Bucknell University with B.S. in early childhood education and... read more

Meira P.
40/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

M.A. Educ, dual cerified Math & Special Ed, 37 yrs experience

I have worked with students with special needs for over three decades. I have great success when working in this area, teaching my students what they need to learn, and hopefully teaching them to love to learn. As a Mom who has raised two special needs children of my own to adulthood, I can also see what... read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I have worked with students with special needs for over three decades. I have great success when working in this area, teaching my students what they need to learn, and hopefully teaching them to love to learn. As a Mom who has raised two special needs children of my own to adulthood, I can also see what... read more

Josephine A.
50/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Reading Specialist- Elementary School Teacher

I have been teaching and tutoring individual students for the last 28 years. I am a certified reading specialist, and have worked with special needs students throughout my career. I am a principal as well, and have worked closely with the special education team planning interventions for students with ADHD. read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
18 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching and tutoring individual students for the last 28 years. I am a certified reading specialist, and have worked with special needs students throughout my career. I am a principal as well, and have worked closely with the special education team planning interventions for students with ADHD. read more

Jennifer A.
62/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Writing / SAT / GRE / Praxis Tutor who can work with all students

Hi! My name is Jennifer and I have been a teacher and high school guidance counselor for fifteen years. I love working with students of all ages, abilities and exceptionalities. My areas of expertise include English (elementary and secondary), college writing, SAT preparation, resume and cover letter building, as well... read more

62/hour
4.8 (212)
610 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Jennifer and I have been a teacher and high school guidance counselor for fifteen years. I love working with students of all ages, abilities and exceptionalities. My areas of expertise include English (elementary and secondary), college writing, SAT preparation, resume and cover letter building, as well... read more

Alexis B.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Experienced Teacher and Jeopardy Contestant Specializing in Writing

On top of my Special Education ancillary certification, I worked closely with Special Education coteachers in inclusion classrooms for 8 years. I know the personal and political sides to special needs students and can work one-on-one with you and your student to craft a program that gives him confidence and skills. read more

50/hour
2 hours tutoring
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On top of my Special Education ancillary certification, I worked closely with Special Education coteachers in inclusion classrooms for 8 years. I know the personal and political sides to special needs students and can work one-on-one with you and your student to craft a program that gives him confidence and skills. read more

Donna C.
55/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Experienced Teacher, Highly Qualified in Math and English

I have been teaching special needs students for over 20 years. I have worked with students with all types of disabilities in all types of settings. I have worked with students in residential, self contained, and inclusion settings. I have worked with students with learning disabilities, healh impairments,... read more

55/hour
4.9 (783)
3,335 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching special needs students for over 20 years. I have worked with students with all types of disabilities in all types of settings. I have worked with students in residential, self contained, and inclusion settings. I have worked with students with learning disabilities, healh impairments,... read more

Julianna W.
45/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Experienced and Certified Special Education Teacher

Both in the general education class, inclusion class, self-contained class, and small groups that I have experienced and taught students with all sorts of special needs. I have developed a variety of teaching strategies for students with special needs. read more

45/hour
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Both in the general education class, inclusion class, self-contained class, and small groups that I have experienced and taught students with all sorts of special needs. I have developed a variety of teaching strategies for students with special needs. read more

Roomana K.
35/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Special Education Instructional Assistant

As a Special Education Instructional Assistant at the local school district, I work with students with Special Needs including Autism and other Multiple Disabilities for the past 6 years. I have dealt with challenges of daily living, social skills and with behavior issues due to non compliance. In this instance,... read more

35/hour
3 hours tutoring
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As a Special Education Instructional Assistant at the local school district, I work with students with Special Needs including Autism and other Multiple Disabilities for the past 6 years. I have dealt with challenges of daily living, social skills and with behavior issues due to non compliance. In this instance,... read more

Sherry D.
100/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Speech and Language Therapist and ESL educator

As an extensively trained and certified professional instructor, I serve as a mentor who guides your children through their work while also providing direction, support and encouragement. I create an at-home study plan besides monitoring classroom assignments, and I emphasize the importance of accurately completing each... read more

100/hour
4.8 (45)
15 hours tutoring Special Needs out of 309 hours
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As an extensively trained and certified professional instructor, I serve as a mentor who guides your children through their work while also providing direction, support and encouragement. I create an at-home study plan besides monitoring classroom assignments, and I emphasize the importance of accurately completing each... read more

Philip P.
50/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Special Needs Teacher - Math and Social Studies

Hello parents, My name is Philip P. and I have 35 years of experience working with special needs students placed in elementary, middle, high schools and adult education. I have a B.S. degree in education from Penn State University. I hold an Instructional II certificate for the education of students with... read more

50/hour
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Hello parents, My name is Philip P. and I have 35 years of experience working with special needs students placed in elementary, middle, high schools and adult education. I have a B.S. degree in education from Penn State University. I hold an Instructional II certificate for the education of students with... read more

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