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The Best Reading Tutors in San Jose, CA

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Joseph P.
70/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Bella Italia! Italian language and culture tutoring for adults.

I read extensively in many literary genres. Reading is a passion of mine, and I love to share this passion with others. read more

70/hour
5.0 (20)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 75 hours
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I read extensively in many literary genres. Reading is a passion of mine, and I love to share this passion with others. read more

Otto W.
40/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Bilingual English Tutor. UC Berkeley 2016.

I also have 3 years of experience as a writing tutor for other Berkeley students. Before college, in the old format SAT scored out of 2400 (3 categories, 800pts each), my score was a 2290 from 770 Reading + 720 Math + 800 Writing If you need help with English reading, writing, and/or speaking,... read more

40/hour
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I also have 3 years of experience as a writing tutor for other Berkeley students. Before college, in the old format SAT scored out of 2400 (3 categories, 800pts each), my score was a 2290 from 770 Reading + 720 Math + 800 Writing If you need help with English reading, writing, and/or speaking,... read more

Purvi G.
60/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Elem School Teacher (13 years) Math/Reading/Working w/Special Needs

13 years of experience teaching reading and math to special needs students. read more

60/hour
4.5 (2)
6 hours tutoring Reading out of 14 hours
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13 years of experience teaching reading and math to special needs students. read more

Ariana Y.
50/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Guitar Teacher with Bachelor of Music Degree

I also performed in classical and jazz groups during college where I learned to accompany other musicians, solo and perform in a band. While I was in college, I also taught private guitar and music lessons for a couple years and saw great success in students who learned to read music and play songs. Throughout... read more

50/hour
5.0 (110)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 295 hours
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I also performed in classical and jazz groups during college where I learned to accompany other musicians, solo and perform in a band. While I was in college, I also taught private guitar and music lessons for a couple years and saw great success in students who learned to read music and play songs. Throughout... read more

CHRISTOPHER P.
40/hour

San Jose, CA

English Language and Literature Tutor

For most of my life, I have been an avid reader. My reading skills were honed during my studies of English Literature for my B.A. degree. During my five years of English teaching experience, I taught many students to improve their reading and comprehension skills. I used vocabulary building exercises and... read more

40/hour
4.9 (19)
78 hours tutoring
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For most of my life, I have been an avid reader. My reading skills were honed during my studies of English Literature for my B.A. degree. During my five years of English teaching experience, I taught many students to improve their reading and comprehension skills. I used vocabulary building exercises and... read more

Barbara R.
55/hour

San Jose, CA

English major

Reading tutor for the last 15 years. Work in communications, writing and editing. read more

55/hour
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Reading tutor for the last 15 years. Work in communications, writing and editing. read more

Shaheen K.
30/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Experienced English Teacher

I have passed the Wyzant assessment test for English reading, writing, spelling and comprehension. read more

30/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I have passed the Wyzant assessment test for English reading, writing, spelling and comprehension. read more

Christine O.
50/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Effective and Enjoyable Tutor

I have taught reading in elementary schools and in private tutoring sessions for over 10 years. I use a multi-sensory approach with emphasis on phonics to take the guesswork out of reading. Methods I use include Lindamood-Bell, Orton Gillingham, and "Brain Gym". Attitudes change quickly from... read more

50/hour
5.0 (465)
431 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,382 hours
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I have taught reading in elementary schools and in private tutoring sessions for over 10 years. I use a multi-sensory approach with emphasis on phonics to take the guesswork out of reading. Methods I use include Lindamood-Bell, Orton Gillingham, and "Brain Gym". Attitudes change quickly from... read more

Bianca C.
150/hour

San Jose, CA

Experienced Math, Stats, and Test Prep Tutor with Education PhD

One of the best things about tutoring is seeing the moment a confusing topic becomes crystal clear. For me, I am always seeking creative ways to help students engage, learn, and understand course materials. My passion for teaching and learning brought me to complete a Ph.D. in Education. I also hold a master's degree in... read more

150/hour
5.0 (215)
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 700 hours
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One of the best things about tutoring is seeing the moment a confusing topic becomes crystal clear. For me, I am always seeking creative ways to help students engage, learn, and understand course materials. My passion for teaching and learning brought me to complete a Ph.D. in Education. I also hold a master's degree in... read more

Jia Nan J.
50/hour

San Jose, CA

English language, literature, writing, SAT, and GRE Tutor

I took the CBEST on 1/10/15 after studying with The Princeton Review. I got a scaled score of 61/80 on Reading, 70/80 on Math, and 63/80 on Writing. My cumulative status of 194/240 merits "highest results." I answered most of the questions correctly. read more

50/hour
4.8 (121)
668 hours tutoring
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I took the CBEST on 1/10/15 after studying with The Princeton Review. I got a scaled score of 61/80 on Reading, 70/80 on Math, and 63/80 on Writing. My cumulative status of 194/240 merits "highest results." I answered most of the questions correctly. read more

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A Few reading Tutor Qualifications

I have 5 years Experience in field of Early Childhood Education. I was awarded "Outstanding Student: English Composition" from Miami Dade College (2006).
Brandy B.
Early on, I became smitten by the opportunities that education can provide an individual. As I dug deeper, into my feelings I realized the impact that teachers, administration and support services have on the varied blooming minds filtering into our educational system. I ponder how can we maximize their growth and how do we facilitated this learning period with unfettered and unbiased intentions. What’s more, how will these students perceive the gifts of augmentation that systematically prepare an individual, as well as me, to one day to celebrate the gift of knowledge transfer? The answer to this quandary is highly fluid….yet, I will not falter because mastering the parameters of education is an ongoing challenge but there are many like myself who stand prepared to deal with the variance of contextual support and environmental systems that affect the external benefits of educating ourselves and those we reach. My philosophy is simple “Just do it!” like Nike says.I am dedicated to the children and their continued growth and I know the value of which we seek is never-ending as long as there is hope, resources, and smiles that foster the environment for change and reasoning.Thus, if you need someone who is dedicated to your learning needs I would be the best choice for your educational growth. Having over 16 years of educational and experiential experience, i.e., BA, Psychology, BS Public Health, and MBA, positions me to be a reliable, empathic and encouraging tutor. Call on me to do a job well done!
Reign B.
As a certified elementary teacher, I have been trained to help children improve reading skills according to their individual need and learning style. For example, some children need help in sight word recognition, while others may need help in reading comprehension, word attack skills, or fluency. I enjoy helping children to develop a natural love of reading.
Nancy G.
I taught reading to 6th graders in Sullivan County. I also review Reading with my 6th graders now before our state tests.
Tiffany G.
I've read probably a thousand books in my lifetime and have all the literary knowledge associated with them.
Jacob C.
I taught reading and writing to elementary school students while working as an ESL teacher at a private k-8 school in West Covina. I also worked as a reading and writing tutor at a private language school in San Marino for over five years.
George S.
Graduate Coursework: Reading Assessment and Disabilities, at Fitchburg State University. I have a strong background in Literacy, and have tutored many students in better reading strategies. I always encourage students to read interactively and utilize SQ3R methods to better engage with the text. I also help guide students through specific passages, so that they can come to a better understanding of how to read critically.
Stephanie G.
I have degrees in English and Education and have taught Language Arts in Iowa and North Carolina.
Elinor L.
I began reading at a very young age - I had a high school reading level by 4th grade and have had great success helping my students achieve greater understanding in their reading as well. I can help students with classic literature, drama, prose, fiction, or any academic reading be it research material or textbooks.
Melanie Y.
I have a master's degree in secondary education to go along with degrees in both criminal justice and legal studies. I also took AP English all through high school and scored the highest of any student in my class in the reading comprehension sections of the AP exams.
Michael G.

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Michelle E.
I am looking for a reading tutor for my son. He is almost 7 years old and in 1st grade. He is bi-lingual (English and Chinese), thus needs to catch up on English reading. Specifically I think he needs to catch upon phonetic and sounding patterns of words. (He is fluent in verbal English as he is raised here.)
Tsan Z.
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