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Genevieve K.

Carlsbad, CA

$50/hour

Dyslexic/Reading Tutor

In-person lessons

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California State University San Marcos
Liberal Studies
California State University San Marcos
Graduate Coursework

Education

California State University San Marcos (Liberal Studies)

California State University San Marcos (Graduate Coursework)

About Genevieve

Genevieve is an academic and Orton-Gillingham (O-G) tutor. Her education includes a B.A. in Liberal Studies from California State University, San Marcos. She also holds a California Multiple Subject teaching credential with graduate studies in Special Education. In addition to O-G tutoring, Genevieve works with dyslexic and non-dyslexic students.

Genevieve uses a multi-sensory approach to help struggling readers, spellers, and writers to understand phonics, syllable division, spelling rules, and other concepts essential to reading and writing fluency.

Though she works with all ages, she has experience with middle and high schoolers who are beyond the typical age for O-G tutoring. These students often need both foundational phonics instruction as well as help in more advanced areas such as reading comprehension, essay writing, vocabulary-building morphology, and study skills.

Older students are sometimes particularly daunted by writing assignments. Just as O-G takes a step-by-step, systematic approach to phonics instruction, Katie follows these same principles when teaching higher-level skills, breaking them down into incremental steps and reviewing them until mastery. This approach can allow students to conquer their fear of writing and find a new voice as a writer and a new identity as a learner.

TYPE OF SERVICES: Individualized lessons in decoding (reading), encoding (spelling), reading comprehension, writing skills, outlining, general organizational and study strategies, academic help
Genevieve is an academic and Orton-Gillingham (O-G) tutor. Her education includes a B.A. in Liberal Studies from California State University, San Marcos. She also holds a California Multiple Subject teaching credential with graduate studies in Special Education. In addition to O-G tutoring, Genevieve works with dyslexic and non-dyslexic Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required

Special pricing for multiple hour sessions and two or more sessions per week.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Carlsbad, CA 92008
In-person lessons
Special Needs:
Aspergers

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California State University San Marcos
Liberal Studies
California State University San Marcos
Graduate Coursework

Education

California State University San Marcos (Liberal Studies)

California State University San Marcos (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $50.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Special pricing for multiple hour sessions and two or more sessions per week.

Travel policy

Genevieve will travel within 10 miles of Carlsbad, CA 92008.