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Robert M. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert M.
45/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Engaging Educator with 7+ years of Experience working with ADHD

For over 7 years, I taught LEGO Engineering classes and summer camps, which typically had a few students with ADHD in each session. I probably worked with over 200 individuals that had been diagnosed with ADHD, and just as many who had not been diagnosed. More recently I worked at a school, teaching... See Robert's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (11)
172 hours tutoring
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For over 7 years, I taught LEGO Engineering classes and summer camps, which typically had a few students with ADHD in each session. I probably worked with over 200 individuals that had been diagnosed with ADHD, and just as many who had not been diagnosed. More recently I worked at a school, teaching... See Robert's full profile

Lani A. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lani A.
50/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

PhD Student with MA from Yale Teaching ADHD Coping Strategies

I have severe ADHD myself and cannot take medication due to heart issues. Despite that, I managed to graduate high school in the honor society and go to Yale for a MA and Berkeley for my PhD. I can teach the medication-free coping strategies I used to get to where I am today. See Lani's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (6)
23 hours tutoring
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I have severe ADHD myself and cannot take medication due to heart issues. Despite that, I managed to graduate high school in the honor society and go to Yale for a MA and Berkeley for my PhD. I can teach the medication-free coping strategies I used to get to where I am today. See Lani's full profile

RD H. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
RD H.
50/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Credentialed English Teacher

...as an outline, flashcards or Cornell notes. As a high school guest teacher, I differentiate my teaching style to accommodate any learning challenges (such as ADHD or dyslexia) and use scaffolding whenever appropriate for the lesson. Being a study skills tutor, I utilize one or more of these study habits with students. ... See RD's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (93)
302 hours tutoring
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...as an outline, flashcards or Cornell notes. As a high school guest teacher, I differentiate my teaching style to accommodate any learning challenges (such as ADHD or dyslexia) and use scaffolding whenever appropriate for the lesson. Being a study skills tutor, I utilize one or more of these study habits with students. ... See RD's full profile

Alison H. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alison H.
65/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Effective English Tutor Focusing on Reading, Comprehension + Test Prep

In addition to earning state certification as an Instructional Specialist, the prevalence of students with ADD/ADHD caused me to seek additional training to better serve them. I have benefited by peer reviewed materials and seminars offered by the medical community as well as psychologists. It has motivated... See Alison's full profile

65/hour
4.8 (212)
1,129 hours tutoring
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In addition to earning state certification as an Instructional Specialist, the prevalence of students with ADD/ADHD caused me to seek additional training to better serve them. I have benefited by peer reviewed materials and seminars offered by the medical community as well as psychologists. It has motivated... See Alison's full profile

Helen Y. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Helen Y.
65/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Patient and Experienced Math and Test Prep Tutor--Best for Emergencies

I have years of experience working with students with a number of disabilities, including ADHD, Autism, and dyslexia, and I've learned how to deal with these students through a variety of techniques. I have also worked with a certified "genius" student and a number of other high-functioning... See Helen's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (98)
182 hours tutoring
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I have years of experience working with students with a number of disabilities, including ADHD, Autism, and dyslexia, and I've learned how to deal with these students through a variety of techniques. I have also worked with a certified "genius" student and a number of other high-functioning... See Helen's full profile

Olivia M. Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Olivia M.
75/hour

Walnut Creek, CA

Dedicated and Engaging Tutor in Multiple Subjects

My strongest subject is Spanish. I was raised in a bilingual, Argentinian household. With my background in school psychology I am very knowledgeable in study skills to help students with ADHD or other learning challenges. My therapy background allows me to teach students adaptive coping skills that can help them... See Olivia's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (43)
226 hours tutoring
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My strongest subject is Spanish. I was raised in a bilingual, Argentinian household. With my background in school psychology I am very knowledgeable in study skills to help students with ADHD or other learning challenges. My therapy background allows me to teach students adaptive coping skills that can help them... See Olivia's full profile

Robert M. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert M.
85/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

5-year English teacher & lifelong word-lover

When I was a kid, I was embarrassed by my oversize vocabulary. Now, I relish every word I add to it through voracious and wide-ranging reading. Expanding your available words means expanding your available concepts, enabling you to grasp any subject with more vigor and precision. See Robert's full profile

85/hour
4.6 (19)
55 hours tutoring
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When I was a kid, I was embarrassed by my oversize vocabulary. Now, I relish every word I add to it through voracious and wide-ranging reading. Expanding your available words means expanding your available concepts, enabling you to grasp any subject with more vigor and precision. See Robert's full profile

Trinity C. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Trinity C.
95/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Berkeley CS Grad for Coding Tutoring building fun applications!

I also wrote software for NASA and an aerospace company! First and foremost, I am flexible and like working with my student's pace. I've worked with a wide range of students, including those with ADHD and dyslexia, from elementary to college, and those who want to get ahead. All my students have been... See Trinity's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (11)
34 hours tutoring
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I also wrote software for NASA and an aerospace company! First and foremost, I am flexible and like working with my student's pace. I've worked with a wide range of students, including those with ADHD and dyslexia, from elementary to college, and those who want to get ahead. All my students have been... See Trinity's full profile

Charles T. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Charles T.
100/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Creative Math - ADHD Students

I have worked with top level advanced students seeking a deeper understanding as well as struggling and ADHD students. As an ADHD myself, I am personally very passionate about working with this group. I have developed several behavioral skillsets that work great for us ADHD creative geniuses.... See Charles's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (442)
1,440 hours tutoring
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I have worked with top level advanced students seeking a deeper understanding as well as struggling and ADHD students. As an ADHD myself, I am personally very passionate about working with this group. I have developed several behavioral skillsets that work great for us ADHD creative geniuses.... See Charles's full profile

RUBEN S. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
RUBEN S.
120/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

4.0 GPA Math Graduate Teacher Helping Students Succeed in Precalculus

Precalculus is a key subject in the High School curriculum which formalizes and extends many of the concepts in previous courses and adds new ones that will serve as a bridge to later courses. This makes Precalc a particularly challenging subject for many students, and at the same time it makes it a specially... See RUBEN's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (1175)
5,599 hours tutoring
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Precalculus is a key subject in the High School curriculum which formalizes and extends many of the concepts in previous courses and adds new ones that will serve as a bridge to later courses. This makes Precalc a particularly challenging subject for many students, and at the same time it makes it a specially... See RUBEN's full profile

Sarrita A. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarrita A.
120/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

University of Cambridge Graduate with PhD in Biochemistry

I have experience tutoring children and young people of ages for a variety of subjects including humanities and sciences. I have experience working with individuals with special educational needs such as dyslexia, ADHD and autism spectrum disorders. I enjoy helping students to reach their full potential in... See Sarrita's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (2)
28 hours tutoring
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I have experience tutoring children and young people of ages for a variety of subjects including humanities and sciences. I have experience working with individuals with special educational needs such as dyslexia, ADHD and autism spectrum disorders. I enjoy helping students to reach their full potential in... See Sarrita's full profile

Randy B. Near Walnut Creek, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Randy B.
120/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

UCLA Grad, 10+ Years Tutoring Experience from Pre-Algebra to Calculus

Geometry can be challenging for students because: A) It introduces proofs, which require more writing than in other Math classes, and B) It adds shapes and other two-dimensional figures which require spatial thinking that is not exercised as greatly in other Math classes. The key to Geometry is to understand... See Randy's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (624)
2,463 hours tutoring
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Geometry can be challenging for students because: A) It introduces proofs, which require more writing than in other Math classes, and B) It adds shapes and other two-dimensional figures which require spatial thinking that is not exercised as greatly in other Math classes. The key to Geometry is to understand... See Randy's full profile

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Vince F.
22/hour

Veteran tutor/instructor

After obtaining my certification I was employed at a private school for special education/learning disabled students (grades K-12). I instructed and tutored many students diagnosed with ADD/ADHD during my six years at this school. See Vince's full profile

22/hour
4.9 (612)
2,071 hours tutoring
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After obtaining my certification I was employed at a private school for special education/learning disabled students (grades K-12). I instructed and tutored many students diagnosed with ADD/ADHD during my six years at this school. See Vince's full profile

Near Walnut Creek, CA Tutoring
Cassandra H.
35/hour

Certified Special Education Teacher in AZ

I have worked with populations that struggled with executive functioning (ADHD, ADD, Autism, Anxiety) for 3 years (going into my 4th year) and have completed many classes for my certification related to working with students with... See Cassandra's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (42)
144 hours tutoring
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I have worked with populations that struggled with executive functioning (ADHD, ADD, Autism, Anxiety) for 3 years (going into my 4th year) and have completed many classes for my certification related to working with students with... See Cassandra's full profile

Near Walnut Creek, CA Tutoring
John D.
35/hour

25 years of elementary tutoring experience Math, Reading, etc

I have had more than 10 years of experience working with ADD/ADHD children in classroom settings in all areas of academic and behavioral areas. In addition, I am certified in C.P.I. training to deal with behaviors. I have been trained... See John's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (323)
3,365 hours tutoring
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I have had more than 10 years of experience working with ADD/ADHD children in classroom settings in all areas of academic and behavioral areas. In addition, I am certified in C.P.I. training to deal with behaviors. I have been trained... See John's full profile

Near Walnut Creek, CA Tutoring
Merlin L.
36/hour

Master’s Degree in Special Education

I have worked with students from grades two through grades twelve. I have worked with students with disabilities ranging from Autism, ADD/ADHD, Emotional Disability, Intellectual Disability, Down’s Syndrome and students diagnosed... See Merlin's full profile

36/hour
5.0 (467)
985 hours tutoring
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I have worked with students from grades two through grades twelve. I have worked with students with disabilities ranging from Autism, ADD/ADHD, Emotional Disability, Intellectual Disability, Down’s Syndrome and students diagnosed... See Merlin's full profile

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Michelle M.
40/hour

Experienced- Specialty Reading Tutor for K-6 (Dyslexia ADHD, Autism)

I have been working as a tutor and a substitute teacher for over 9 years now and have a great deal of experience with students who do have ADD/ADHD. I have had to learn how to encourage and assist these students with their studies and... See Michelle's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (95)
846 hours tutoring
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I have been working as a tutor and a substitute teacher for over 9 years now and have a great deal of experience with students who do have ADD/ADHD. I have had to learn how to encourage and assist these students with their studies and... See Michelle's full profile

Near Walnut Creek, CA Tutoring
Sandie W.
40/hour

Certified Teacher Test Prep, English, History , Autism Disorders

I have a Mild/ Moderate teaching credential with an Autism spectrum disorder certificate. I have 10+ years of experience working with students with ADD/ADHD. I use teaching strategies that help the student stay focus as well as... See Sandie's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (2397)
5,677 hours tutoring
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I have a Mild/ Moderate teaching credential with an Autism spectrum disorder certificate. I have 10+ years of experience working with students with ADD/ADHD. I use teaching strategies that help the student stay focus as well as... See Sandie's full profile

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Richard G.
40/hour

Special Ed Teacher Highly Qualified in Hist., Gov., Geom. & Alg.

I provide study and organizational skills, and life skills coaching. I have taught the ADD/ADHD student at both the middle, and high school levels for over 14 years. I am licensed in Virginia and Arizona to teach youth with these... See Richard's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (1036)
4,225 hours tutoring
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I provide study and organizational skills, and life skills coaching. I have taught the ADD/ADHD student at both the middle, and high school levels for over 14 years. I am licensed in Virginia and Arizona to teach youth with these... See Richard's full profile

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Lindsey B.
50/hour

Secondary Math Teacher with a Master's Degree in Math Education!

I spent one semester of student teaching a 6th grade inclusion class in which I worked with students who have Autism, ADD , ADHD, and other disabilities. This took place at a public charter school built on the inclusion model and project... See Lindsey's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (575)
1,442 hours tutoring
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I spent one semester of student teaching a 6th grade inclusion class in which I worked with students who have Autism, ADD , ADHD, and other disabilities. This took place at a public charter school built on the inclusion model and project... See Lindsey's full profile

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Louis V.
50/hour

Experienced with ADD/ADHD Students!

I have worked pretty extensively with ADD and ADHD Students. More recently I worked with a client nearby for about 2 years in preparing him for his GED Exam. All subjects were worked on thoroughly with a workbook and frequent... See Louis's full profile

50/hour
4.7 (103)
589 hours tutoring
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I have worked pretty extensively with ADD and ADHD Students. More recently I worked with a client nearby for about 2 years in preparing him for his GED Exam. All subjects were worked on thoroughly with a workbook and frequent... See Louis's full profile

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Teri K.
50/hour

K-5 (All Subjects); Beg/Int Spanish Tutor, ESL Teacher (20yrs)

I have been an elementary school teacher for 9 years and have worked with students with ADD, ADHD, and both. I believe tutoring is the best option to help these special students improve academically because they benefit the most from the... See Teri's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (306)
1,599 hours tutoring
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I have been an elementary school teacher for 9 years and have worked with students with ADD, ADHD, and both. I believe tutoring is the best option to help these special students improve academically because they benefit the most from the... See Teri's full profile

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Margaret G.
55/hour

Experienced - Patient - Energetic - Understanding - Caring Tutor

I started homeschooling classes when my son was diagnosed with ADHD and the school system could not cater to his learning style. Understanding the ADD/ADHD student is vital for bringing them into an environment in which they... See Margaret's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (483)
2,984 hours tutoring
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I started homeschooling classes when my son was diagnosed with ADHD and the school system could not cater to his learning style. Understanding the ADD/ADHD student is vital for bringing them into an environment in which they... See Margaret's full profile

Near Walnut Creek, CA Tutoring
Josh K.
55/hour

10+ of teaching experience within public schools

I have lots of experience in working with students who have ADHD when I worked as a classroom teacher for 12 years. I learned to help students with ADHD by taking graduate coursework and through professional development offered by... See Josh's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (290)
1,199 hours tutoring
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I have lots of experience in working with students who have ADHD when I worked as a classroom teacher for 12 years. I learned to help students with ADHD by taking graduate coursework and through professional development offered by... See Josh's full profile

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Michelle W.
75/hour

Patient tutor, successful with students with special needs

I am qualified to tutor students who have ADD/ADHD based on both my education and experience. I hold a valid multiple subject teaching credential. One class dealt specifically with teaching students with special needs, including... See Michelle's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (958)
4,008 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I am qualified to tutor students who have ADD/ADHD based on both my education and experience. I hold a valid multiple subject teaching credential. One class dealt specifically with teaching students with special needs, including... See Michelle's full profile

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