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The Best Reading Tutors in Washington, DC

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Jonathan K.
60/hour

Washington, DC

Experienced Professor Specializing in the Humanities

I'm Jonathan! I graduated magna cum laude from Georgia State University with a BA in English and a minor in Philosophy. After that I went to UCLA, where I obtained both my MA and PhD. I've been teaching college subjects for 6 years and am passionate about education. I have 10 years of experience as a tutor and use that... read more

60/hour
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I'm Jonathan! I graduated magna cum laude from Georgia State University with a BA in English and a minor in Philosophy. After that I went to UCLA, where I obtained both my MA and PhD. I've been teaching college subjects for 6 years and am passionate about education. I have 10 years of experience as a tutor and use that... read more

Heather D.
45/hour

Washington, DC

Elementary Teacher Passionate about Learning!

I love helping students learn how to read! Teaching emerging readers letter sounds, sight words, and patterns all help create strong readers! I most recently worked with a group of Kindergarteners and 1st graders helping them reach their individual reading goals! I have many different resources that help... read more

45/hour
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I love helping students learn how to read! Teaching emerging readers letter sounds, sight words, and patterns all help create strong readers! I most recently worked with a group of Kindergarteners and 1st graders helping them reach their individual reading goals! I have many different resources that help... read more

Casey D.
45/hour

Washington, DC

Georgetown University Senior with Experience Tutoring All Ages

I am a current senior at Georgetown University studying physics and economics. I love working with kids of all ages and have tutored elementary students in math, reading (and comprehension), writing, and more. I can do specific subject tutoring or over school help including home/virtual school proctoring. In... read more

45/hour
5.0 (8)
21 hours tutoring
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I am a current senior at Georgetown University studying physics and economics. I love working with kids of all ages and have tutored elementary students in math, reading (and comprehension), writing, and more. I can do specific subject tutoring or over school help including home/virtual school proctoring. In... read more

Ruth S.
60/hour

Washington, DC

Patient Educator with Years of Experience

As a dual citizen of the United States and Switzerland, I understand how intimidating it is to apply for U.S. citizenship. Many people get very anxious as they prepare for the civics test and the reading and writing tests, and it helps to have guidance from someone with experience. I earned a certificate in... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1147)
7 hours tutoring Reading out of 3,013 hours
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As a dual citizen of the United States and Switzerland, I understand how intimidating it is to apply for U.S. citizenship. Many people get very anxious as they prepare for the civics test and the reading and writing tests, and it helps to have guidance from someone with experience. I earned a certificate in... read more

Christina R.
45/hour

Washington, DC

Effective, Motivative, and Responsive Tutor!

It was important to me to ensure that each student felt connected to not only the lesson at hand, but the act of learning. I am bringing a strong background in reading comprehension and literature. My undergraduate classes focused on reading comprehension and internalizing the intent of the author in... read more

45/hour
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It was important to me to ensure that each student felt connected to not only the lesson at hand, but the act of learning. I am bringing a strong background in reading comprehension and literature. My undergraduate classes focused on reading comprehension and internalizing the intent of the author in... read more

Zoe R.
60/hour

Washington, DC

Elementary Teacher Looking For 2021 Tutoring Opportunities

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60/hour
7 hours tutoring
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Danielle R.
60/hour

Washington, DC

Let’s Build your confidence together!

Additionally, I love grammar and teaching grammar rules! As a teacher, my goal is to foster confidence in my students. Writing essays or reading poetry can be overwhelming, but I have many tricks to writing a great thesis statement or reading literature. I believe that when a student has confidence,... read more

60/hour
5.0 (27)
39 hours tutoring
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Additionally, I love grammar and teaching grammar rules! As a teacher, my goal is to foster confidence in my students. Writing essays or reading poetry can be overwhelming, but I have many tricks to writing a great thesis statement or reading literature. I believe that when a student has confidence,... read more

Sheneil B.
50/hour

Washington, DC

Patient and Effective Tutor- Pharmacology, Chemistry, Biology etc.

I've grown up speaking English and one of it's Creoles but understanding the language took study and practice. Even though I'm a scientist, there is a fair amount of writing and reading that goes with it. I'm always learning more English- I'm not perfect but I can share what I've... read more

50/hour
5.0 (11)
24 hours tutoring
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I've grown up speaking English and one of it's Creoles but understanding the language took study and practice. Even though I'm a scientist, there is a fair amount of writing and reading that goes with it. I'm always learning more English- I'm not perfect but I can share what I've... read more

Susan K.
40/hour

Washington, DC

Academic English teacher at American University

I am a former lawyer and a current English language instructor at American University. I teach academic English skills including reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar to International students. read more

40/hour
5.0 (116)
359 hours tutoring
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I am a former lawyer and a current English language instructor at American University. I teach academic English skills including reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar to International students. read more

Christopher H.
35/hour

Washington, DC

Biology/Chemistry/Writing Tutor and COVID-19 Researcher

I am currently at the National Institutes of Health researching certain proteins that are produced by the novel coronavirus. These experiences have strengthened my appreciation for biology and enabled me to truly understand many of the topics I have read about in textbooks or scientific journals. My academic... read more

35/hour
5.0 (3)
3 hours tutoring
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I am currently at the National Institutes of Health researching certain proteins that are produced by the novel coronavirus. These experiences have strengthened my appreciation for biology and enabled me to truly understand many of the topics I have read about in textbooks or scientific journals. My academic... read more

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