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The Best Reading Tutors in Santa Cruz, CA

12 Santa Cruz private Reading tutors / Find the best local Reading tutor in Santa Cruz

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William P.
60/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Current LA/SS Teacher Tutoring Elem/Middle in Multiple Subjects

There are a number of great programs available to teachers that I've found work wonders in small groups or individual instruction. Several of these I plan to use in tutoring and getting your child reading/writing/learning at the head of his or her class. On top of teaching social studies and... read more

60/hour
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There are a number of great programs available to teachers that I've found work wonders in small groups or individual instruction. Several of these I plan to use in tutoring and getting your child reading/writing/learning at the head of his or her class. On top of teaching social studies and... read more

Natasha C.
45/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

K-6 Tutor with a love for reading and writing!

Hi, I'm Natasha and I'm currently a senior studying both political science and environmental studies at UC Santa Cruz! I love to read and write, and I spend a lot of time doing both within my majors. I have a little over a year of experience tutoring K-6 grade students in math, reading, and... read more

45/hour
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Hi, I'm Natasha and I'm currently a senior studying both political science and environmental studies at UC Santa Cruz! I love to read and write, and I spend a lot of time doing both within my majors. I have a little over a year of experience tutoring K-6 grade students in math, reading, and... read more

Tim B.
35/hour

Near Santa Cruz, CA

Fun teacher with over 8 years of tutoring experience!

My name is Tim and I have been an Elementary Education tutor for over 8 years. I graduated university with a Bachelors in Liberal studies and a minor in Humanities and Communication. I’m also in my final months of student teaching to receive my teaching credential. I have worked as a tutor in various capacities. I... read more

35/hour
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My name is Tim and I have been an Elementary Education tutor for over 8 years. I graduated university with a Bachelors in Liberal studies and a minor in Humanities and Communication. I’m also in my final months of student teaching to receive my teaching credential. I have worked as a tutor in various capacities. I... read more

Daniel G.
150/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Ph.D. At Your Service

I have several years teaching experience in the humanities. I have also tutored students with language-based reading challenges. I have proofread multiple manuscripts, several of which that have been published. I also have written many papers and a dissertation, which took countless hours of proofreading. I... read more

150/hour
5.0 (6)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 289 hours
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I have several years teaching experience in the humanities. I have also tutored students with language-based reading challenges. I have proofread multiple manuscripts, several of which that have been published. I also have written many papers and a dissertation, which took countless hours of proofreading. I... read more

Rowan O.
45/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Certified English Teacher

I studied French at high school and university, I took an immersion course, and I participated in an exchange programme. Since I graduated, I have continued to practice French through conversation and reading. read more

45/hour
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I studied French at high school and university, I took an immersion course, and I participated in an exchange programme. Since I graduated, I have continued to practice French through conversation and reading. read more

Marcella A.
45/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Graduate Student in Education at UCSC - M.A./M.S. Credential

I am training to teach math to elementary school students in my graduate program and have experience tutoring math and teaching common core. I currently student teach in an elementary school classroom. I have a lot of experience teaching reading and writing and literacy in general to elementary aged... read more

45/hour
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I am training to teach math to elementary school students in my graduate program and have experience tutoring math and teaching common core. I currently student teach in an elementary school classroom. I have a lot of experience teaching reading and writing and literacy in general to elementary aged... read more

Carole L.
55/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

CA Credentialed Teacher (Retired) Experienced Professional Tutor

There is almost nothing that surpasses the joy of reading! I love to help people, little children through adults, grow as readers. I say "grow as readers," not "learn to read" because we are all readers ~ just at different levels. Your preschooler who recognizes the "logo" or... read more

55/hour
4.8 (67)
4 hours tutoring Reading out of 220 hours
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There is almost nothing that surpasses the joy of reading! I love to help people, little children through adults, grow as readers. I say "grow as readers," not "learn to read" because we are all readers ~ just at different levels. Your preschooler who recognizes the "logo" or... read more

Robin R.
40/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Writing and Language Arts Tutor

Hi! I'm Robin, a college student working towards a degree in Literature, with a concentration in Creative Writing. I use they/them pronouns. I've worked with students in middle school, high school, and college, and helped them find their voice and work through all the frustrations that come with writing. Whether you're... read more

40/hour
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Hi! I'm Robin, a college student working towards a degree in Literature, with a concentration in Creative Writing. I use they/them pronouns. I've worked with students in middle school, high school, and college, and helped them find their voice and work through all the frustrations that come with writing. Whether you're... read more

Joshua E.
75/hour

Near Santa Cruz, CA

Certificated Multiple Subjects High School Teacher/Tutor

...but I also realized I was ready to be done with school! After several preliminary years in a local community college, I was looking forward to being free from reading novels and writing papers (sometimes doing both in Spanish!), and two years in university was enough. Following graduation, I asked myself, "What on Earth am... read more

75/hour
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...but I also realized I was ready to be done with school! After several preliminary years in a local community college, I was looking forward to being free from reading novels and writing papers (sometimes doing both in Spanish!), and two years in university was enough. Following graduation, I asked myself, "What on Earth am... read more

Chris F.
30/hour

Near Santa Cruz, CA

Writing, Reading, Psychology, Philosophy, Editing

Hi! I'm Chris, and I'm a tutor for writing and special needs students. I hold a bachelor's degree in Psychology and Philosophy, pursuing which strengthened my skills in persuasive, analytical, and scientific writing. I love to work with kids, teens, and adults who have goals to further develop their talents, whether it... read more

30/hour
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Hi! I'm Chris, and I'm a tutor for writing and special needs students. I hold a bachelor's degree in Psychology and Philosophy, pursuing which strengthened my skills in persuasive, analytical, and scientific writing. I love to work with kids, teens, and adults who have goals to further develop their talents, whether it... read more

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