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Mark A. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for in-person tutoring
Mark A.
32/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Johns Hopkins Honor Teacher

I have experience in phonics from working with people is 3 different areas. 1) I had students in grades K-1-2 when I taught in a one-room school where I was the only teacher. 2) In Japan, I taught Jr. High students how to orally read English, teaching them the phonics rules. 3) In California, I taught... See Mark's full profile

32/hour
5.0 (497)
8 hours tutoring Phonics out of 1,369 hours
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I have experience in phonics from working with people is 3 different areas. 1) I had students in grades K-1-2 when I taught in a one-room school where I was the only teacher. 2) In Japan, I taught Jr. High students how to orally read English, teaching them the phonics rules. 3) In California, I taught... See Mark's full profile

Jody H. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for in-person tutoring
Jody H.
36/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Experienced Reading Specialist

I'm a reading specialist for a public school district. I'm trained in Reading Recovery, SRA and phonics programs. I'm a National Board Certified Teacher in Early Childhood Literacy. See Jody's full profile

36/hour
4.9 (144)
383 hours tutoring
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I'm a reading specialist for a public school district. I'm trained in Reading Recovery, SRA and phonics programs. I'm a National Board Certified Teacher in Early Childhood Literacy. See Jody's full profile

Heather E. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Heather E.
50/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Doctor specializing in Social Work and Psychology

I have a PhD and 2 master's degrees. I have worked with children and adults in ensuring that the foundations of reading ( phonics, site words ) are solid. By having the foundational reading blocks solid, it helps students to have an increase in confidence and ability. See Heather's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (304)
14 hours tutoring Phonics out of 848 hours
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I have a PhD and 2 master's degrees. I have worked with children and adults in ensuring that the foundations of reading ( phonics, site words ) are solid. By having the foundational reading blocks solid, it helps students to have an increase in confidence and ability. See Heather's full profile

Veronica S. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Veronica S.
55/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Special Education Teacher Highly Qualified

I believe in using songs, movement, rhymes, games and rich literature to not only install a great love of words, books, and learning, but to develop an excitement and confidence of phonics skills that will sprout into a full fledged reader! Using word blends, word families, and manipulatives to create words and... See Veronica's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (478)
117 hours tutoring Phonics out of 1,006 hours
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I believe in using songs, movement, rhymes, games and rich literature to not only install a great love of words, books, and learning, but to develop an excitement and confidence of phonics skills that will sprout into a full fledged reader! Using word blends, word families, and manipulatives to create words and... See Veronica's full profile

Barbara L. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for in-person tutoring
Barbara L.
60/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Anyone can learn to read--and to read well.

Teaching struggling students to read is my passion. I use the Barton Reading and Spelling program to teach phonics to my students. However, research has shown that a student can not learn phonics until he has a working memory (digit span) of at least five. Therefore, prior to teaching phonics, I will... See Barbara's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (715)
47 hours tutoring Phonics out of 2,146 hours
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Teaching struggling students to read is my passion. I use the Barton Reading and Spelling program to teach phonics to my students. However, research has shown that a student can not learn phonics until he has a working memory (digit span) of at least five. Therefore, prior to teaching phonics, I will... See Barbara's full profile

Angela V. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Angela V.
60/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Literacy Coach-Reading, Writing, Phonics, ESL & Dyslexia Needs

...Second Language. I am trained and use Barton Reading & Spelling System, an Orton-Gillingham, influenced simultaneously multisensory explicit and systematic phonics program for nonfluent readers or students identified with Dyslexia (children or adults). Plus, I employ a multitude of resources to best meet the individual... See Angela's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (96)
401 hours tutoring
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...Second Language. I am trained and use Barton Reading & Spelling System, an Orton-Gillingham, influenced simultaneously multisensory explicit and systematic phonics program for nonfluent readers or students identified with Dyslexia (children or adults). Plus, I employ a multitude of resources to best meet the individual... See Angela's full profile

Maurice S. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for in-person tutoring
Maurice S.
70/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Why are vowels different from consonants? Ask me.

As an experienced special educator with a long history of teaching the decoding part of reading, I am thoroughly versed in the phonics system of the English language. I am always happy and excited to teach phonics. See Maurice's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (899)
4,559 hours tutoring
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As an experienced special educator with a long history of teaching the decoding part of reading, I am thoroughly versed in the phonics system of the English language. I am always happy and excited to teach phonics. See Maurice's full profile

Jennifer M. Near Scottsdale, AZ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer M.
80/hour

Near Scottsdale, AZ

Knowledgeable, Compassionate Tutor

Since 2002, I have worked with students from kindergarten through adults. Each student's needs vary, from requiring remedial help, jumping ahead, or refreshing skills that have become rusty. My experience includes working with students with ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome, and emotional and behavioral disorders. I have also... See Jennifer's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (3)
6 hours tutoring
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Since 2002, I have worked with students from kindergarten through adults. Each student's needs vary, from requiring remedial help, jumping ahead, or refreshing skills that have become rusty. My experience includes working with students with ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome, and emotional and behavioral disorders. I have also... See Jennifer's full profile

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Deborah H.
30/hour

Phonics, OG, Reading, Math Elementary Level

26 years of teaching! BA Psychology, MA with Distinction Education and Reading *PK phonics/colors/patterns, numbers, etc. *Elementary grade subjects: reading/math/writing *Reading and Math intervention *Dyslexia in... See Deborah's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (546)
41 hours tutoring Phonics out of 981 hours
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26 years of teaching! BA Psychology, MA with Distinction Education and Reading *PK phonics/colors/patterns, numbers, etc. *Elementary grade subjects: reading/math/writing *Reading and Math intervention *Dyslexia in... See Deborah's full profile

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Patricia H.
35/hour

Montessori trained teacher with 30+ years experience

As a Montessori trained teacher I believe that phonics is crucial for reading, spelling, writing and any of those subjects requiring the decoding of words for reading comprehension and understanding. Montessori methods teach phonics... See Patricia's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (242)
1,126 hours tutoring
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As a Montessori trained teacher I believe that phonics is crucial for reading, spelling, writing and any of those subjects requiring the decoding of words for reading comprehension and understanding. Montessori methods teach phonics... See Patricia's full profile

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Lisa W.
40/hour

Experienced and currently working with K-6

I currently working with K-6th graders at an elementary school while attending Texas A&M Commerce for EC-6th with special education. I help struggling readers build a foundation in phonics, phonemic awareness, fluency, and... See Lisa's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (75)
22 hours tutoring Phonics out of 312 hours
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I currently working with K-6th graders at an elementary school while attending Texas A&M Commerce for EC-6th with special education. I help struggling readers build a foundation in phonics, phonemic awareness, fluency, and... See Lisa's full profile

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Susan V.
40/hour

Math and Reading Tutor for grade K - 6 students

I am a responsible professional with over 20 years of experience teaching and mentoring students from preschool through college. My primary areas of experience include math, reading, and science education for kindergarten through sixth grade... See Susan's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (1136)
33 hours tutoring Phonics out of 1,754 hours
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I am a responsible professional with over 20 years of experience teaching and mentoring students from preschool through college. My primary areas of experience include math, reading, and science education for kindergarten through sixth grade... See Susan's full profile

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Stacey B.
40/hour

Experienced Teacher/Interventionist/Online ESL Tutor

Hello, my name is Stacey. I'm an experienced teacher with a bachelors degree in elementary education. I have been teaching children grades Prek-5 for 10 years. I have taught ESL online for over 2 years. I have a 120 hour TESOL advanced... See Stacey's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (464)
1,457 hours tutoring
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Hello, my name is Stacey. I'm an experienced teacher with a bachelors degree in elementary education. I have been teaching children grades Prek-5 for 10 years. I have taught ESL online for over 2 years. I have a 120 hour TESOL advanced... See Stacey's full profile

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Wendy L.
40/hour

Former Elementary Teacher

I graduated from Southern CT State University with a BA in Elementary Education, and a BS in Sociology. Many children struggle with different aspects of learning to read. Phonics is one such aspect that can cause problems with reading,... See Wendy's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (396)
2,779 hours tutoring
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I graduated from Southern CT State University with a BA in Elementary Education, and a BS in Sociology. Many children struggle with different aspects of learning to read. Phonics is one such aspect that can cause problems with reading,... See Wendy's full profile

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Ellen R.
40/hour

Expert English Tutor Specializing in Reading, Writing, and Test Prep

Hello! My name is Dr. Ellen R-T. For more than 30 years I have taught and tutored k-12 and adult learners in English, reading, writing, test prep, and study skills. My lessons are customized to meet the unique tutoring needs of each student.... See Ellen's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (433)
8 hours tutoring Phonics out of 1,499 hours
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Hello! My name is Dr. Ellen R-T. For more than 30 years I have taught and tutored k-12 and adult learners in English, reading, writing, test prep, and study skills. My lessons are customized to meet the unique tutoring needs of each student.... See Ellen's full profile

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Mary Z.
45/hour

Licensed & Certified Online K-8 Reading Tutor

I use high-interest materials such as fully illustrated, digital decodable books and interactive jamboards. My lessons are both standards and research-based and include activities that focus on improving phonemic awareness, phonics,... See Mary's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I use high-interest materials such as fully illustrated, digital decodable books and interactive jamboards. My lessons are both standards and research-based and include activities that focus on improving phonemic awareness, phonics,... See Mary's full profile

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Deloris B.
50/hour

Orton Gillingham Trained PreK-6; Reading Proctor for the SAT & SSAT

I am a Reading proctor for the SAT and SSAT. I work as a private tutor using Orton-Gillingham methodology which incorporates the five senses to enhance phonics, decoding, writing skills, and reading comprehension. See Deloris's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (125)
18 hours tutoring Phonics out of 1,372 hours
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I am a Reading proctor for the SAT and SSAT. I work as a private tutor using Orton-Gillingham methodology which incorporates the five senses to enhance phonics, decoding, writing skills, and reading comprehension. See Deloris's full profile

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Shelly H.
50/hour

Licensed 25+ and still loving it! Reading, Dyslexia, Eng., and Lit...

I, Shelly Harrington, am a Level III certified teacher, specializing in teaching Literature, Writing, English as a second language, and as a Reading specialist for over 24 years. I am also a Dyslexia therapist. I have helped many students that... See Shelly's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (213)
18 hours tutoring Phonics out of 417 hours
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I, Shelly Harrington, am a Level III certified teacher, specializing in teaching Literature, Writing, English as a second language, and as a Reading specialist for over 24 years. I am also a Dyslexia therapist. I have helped many students that... See Shelly's full profile

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Jody R.
50/hour

Reading Intervention Specialist - phonics based

Many parents wonder whether or not a phonics based reading program is the best for their child. One of the unique qualities of teaching someone to read using a phonics method is it lays a strong foundation for the 40 plus sounds in... See Jody's full profile

50/hour
4.5 (18)
58 hours tutoring Phonics out of 113 hours
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Many parents wonder whether or not a phonics based reading program is the best for their child. One of the unique qualities of teaching someone to read using a phonics method is it lays a strong foundation for the 40 plus sounds in... See Jody's full profile

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Jennifer L.
50/hour

Reading/Phonics

I am a Certified Elementary Teacher with twenty plus years of helping students increase their reading proficiency. My Certification includes Specializations in ESL, ESE and Reading. I have taken many courses in these specific areas and applied... See Jennifer's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (343)
1 hours tutoring Phonics out of 1,062 hours
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I am a Certified Elementary Teacher with twenty plus years of helping students increase their reading proficiency. My Certification includes Specializations in ESL, ESE and Reading. I have taken many courses in these specific areas and applied... See Jennifer's full profile

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Erika T.
55/hour

Credentialed multiple subject teacher

I have taught Kindergarten in California public schools for 3 years. Phonics is a major portion of teaching Kindergarten. I also taught bilingual students, which made teaching English phonics even more important. See Erika's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (877)
1,609 hours tutoring
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I have taught Kindergarten in California public schools for 3 years. Phonics is a major portion of teaching Kindergarten. I also taught bilingual students, which made teaching English phonics even more important. See Erika's full profile

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Josh K.
55/hour

Online Certified Elementary/Reading Specialist; Dyslexia Practitioner

Are you on a different time zone/country? That's okay because I teach students from across the globe! I'm EST (New York Time). I can do 1/2 hr. lessons for phonics. I earned a C.A.G.S from Mass. General Hospital... See Josh's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (291)
223 hours tutoring Phonics out of 1,207 hours
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Are you on a different time zone/country? That's okay because I teach students from across the globe! I'm EST (New York Time). I can do 1/2 hr. lessons for phonics. I earned a C.A.G.S from Mass. General Hospital... See Josh's full profile

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Heidi J.
90/hour

Dynamic, Creative, Experienced Tutor: Reading, Writing, Math, Music!

A teacher and tutor for nearly 20 years, I specialize in hands-on, interactive, dynamic learning in English, writing, reading, and the performing arts. I'm experienced tutoring both creative and academic writing and am proud to have tutored... See Heidi's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (1011)
3,528 hours tutoring
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A teacher and tutor for nearly 20 years, I specialize in hands-on, interactive, dynamic learning in English, writing, reading, and the performing arts. I'm experienced tutoring both creative and academic writing and am proud to have tutored... See Heidi's full profile

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Tracie L.
100/hour

Speaker Coach & Speech-Language Pathologist-over 25 years experience

I am a certified and licensed Speech Language pathologist and Speaker Coach residing in New York City. I have over 25 years instructing success for professionals and students for OPTIMAL speech and communication skills. As a speaker coach and... See Tracie's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (130)
9 hours tutoring Phonics out of 233 hours
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I am a certified and licensed Speech Language pathologist and Speaker Coach residing in New York City. I have over 25 years instructing success for professionals and students for OPTIMAL speech and communication skills. As a speaker coach and... See Tracie's full profile

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Abby P.
130/hour

Certified College Counselor; ACT/SAT, English Expert; Macalester Grad

Hello! I'm Abby. I have been working as a professional tutor for over six years. With experience in tutoring anything from reading and comprehension to the SAT and ACT, I enjoy helping students of all ages reach their full potentials. My area of... See Abby's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (535)
1,920 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm Abby. I have been working as a professional tutor for over six years. With experience in tutoring anything from reading and comprehension to the SAT and ACT, I enjoy helping students of all ages reach their full potentials. My area of... See Abby's full profile

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