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Julie S.
40/hour

English Tutor Specializing in Reading and Writing Success

My first experience tutoring in reading was with my own daughter about 16 years ago. I used a highly effective method called alpha phonics which allows the student to build reading vocabulary rapidly. I've tutored many students... read more

40/hour
5.0 (155)
421 hours tutoring Reading out of 853 hours
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My first experience tutoring in reading was with my own daughter about 16 years ago. I used a highly effective method called alpha phonics which allows the student to build reading vocabulary rapidly. I've tutored many students... read more

Judy V.
68/hour

UBE Bar Exam, French, ESL, Job Interview Preparation, LSAT, and SAT

I am a licensed attorney who attended law school at the Sorbonne University, Paris, and practiced in Belgium before moving to North Carolina, where I have been practicing since 2003. I am also licensed to practice in the United Kingdom. I have... read more

68/hour
5.0 (404)
1,389 hours tutoring
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I am a licensed attorney who attended law school at the Sorbonne University, Paris, and practiced in Belgium before moving to North Carolina, where I have been practicing since 2003. I am also licensed to practice in the United Kingdom. I have... read more

Maria B.
55/hour

16+ Years Teaching Reading

Licensed to teach PreK-sixth grade. I have been tutoring reading for over ten years. My clients have been totally happy with my customized reading plans for their children. read more

55/hour
5.0 (225)
231 hours tutoring Reading out of 504 hours
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Licensed to teach PreK-sixth grade. I have been tutoring reading for over ten years. My clients have been totally happy with my customized reading plans for their children. read more

Robert R.
75/hour

Professional Screenwriter available as writing tutor

I am the screenwriter behind animated feature films like The Nut Job and Disney's Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning. I have written projects for major studios like Paramount, Universal, Fox, Warner Bros., and Disney. I have also written projects... read more

75/hour
5.0 (133)
290 hours tutoring
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I am the screenwriter behind animated feature films like The Nut Job and Disney's Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning. I have written projects for major studios like Paramount, Universal, Fox, Warner Bros., and Disney. I have also written projects... read more

Kathy L.
46/hour

Reading Specialist and Math Instructor

I have tutored several students in the past who were working to obtain their GEDs. I am a state-certified K-12 Reading Specialist, and a K-8 state-certified teacher. I have one class to take to complete a math coaching endorsement from the... read more

46/hour
5.0 (475)
139 hours tutoring Reading out of 824 hours
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I have tutored several students in the past who were working to obtain their GEDs. I am a state-certified K-12 Reading Specialist, and a K-8 state-certified teacher. I have one class to take to complete a math coaching endorsement from the... read more

Tim C.
46/hour

Succeed in K-12 Reading/Writing/SAT/ACT/TOEFL/IELTS & CBEST

I have been teaching reading strategies and reading comprehension skills for more than 20 years and I am confident that I can show you how to muster what can often seem elusive and mystifying. The approach to understanding a... read more

46/hour
4.7 (717)
241 hours tutoring Reading out of 4,365 hours
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I have been teaching reading strategies and reading comprehension skills for more than 20 years and I am confident that I can show you how to muster what can often seem elusive and mystifying. The approach to understanding a... read more

Laurie G.
60/hour

Credentialed Teacher Knowledgeable in K-8 Core & Special Needs

I am a credentialed California teacher who has taught in the classroom and privately and have worked with children with reading difficulties for over 25 years. A balanced approach of phonics and whole language learning is required along... read more

60/hour
5.0 (230)
635 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,460 hours
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I am a credentialed California teacher who has taught in the classroom and privately and have worked with children with reading difficulties for over 25 years. A balanced approach of phonics and whole language learning is required along... read more

Tegan L.
30/hour

Avid reader and reading teacher

During my student teaching internship, I was placed in a class of readers on all levels. I was able to help them be better readers by using proven strategies. read more

30/hour
4.9 (97)
20 hours tutoring Reading out of 505 hours
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During my student teaching internship, I was placed in a class of readers on all levels. I was able to help them be better readers by using proven strategies. read more

Dean S.
39/hour

Patient and Knowledgeable SAT, English, Math, and Arabic Tutor

I have a Bachelor's in Social Science with an emphasis in Arabic Studies from San Diego State University. I have experience tutoring in several different subjects, and I hope to help students accomplish their goals efficiently and easily.... read more

39/hour
5.0 (294)
4 hours tutoring Reading out of 446 hours
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I have a Bachelor's in Social Science with an emphasis in Arabic Studies from San Diego State University. I have experience tutoring in several different subjects, and I hope to help students accomplish their goals efficiently and easily.... read more

John A.
60/hour

Creative Reading Specialist with Powerful Software.

Then students read out loud a punctuation interval at a time, again ahead of computer voice; this is ideal for developing fluency and thinking about questions being asked and answered. Then students read a sentence at a time silently as... read more

60/hour
5.0 (406)
551 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,911 hours
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Then students read out loud a punctuation interval at a time, again ahead of computer voice; this is ideal for developing fluency and thinking about questions being asked and answered. Then students read a sentence at a time silently as... read more

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How would you define Reading in your own words?
Reading includes such a variety of skills. Many will say that reading includes phonemic awareness, decoding, fluency and comprehension. We read for meaning, whether it be a recipe, a novel or a scientific journal. Reading is gaining an understanding of what the author was trying to convey. We... read more
Reading includes such a variety of skills. Many will say that reading includes phonemic awareness, decoding, fluency and comprehension. We read for... read more
Lisa K.

Lisa K. answered • 08/16/18

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How would you define Reading in your own words?
Reading is a process where a student uses not just eyes to understand the text but their life experience to interpret the writer's idea. I believe it is a miracle that anyone learns to read in any language. It is a very long process that the student spends years to accomplish. As a teacher, it is... read more
Reading is a process where a student uses not just eyes to understand the text but their life experience to interpret the writer's idea. I believe... read more
Answered • 04/06/18

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How would you define Reading in your own words?
Reading is the act of making meaning. There are at least three different processes involved in reading: 1) decoding, 2) comprehension and 3) critical thinking. I teach reading differently depending on where the process has broken down in those 3 steps. I believe in phonics to decode, but if a... read more
Reading is the act of making meaning. There are at least three different processes involved in reading: 1) decoding, 2) comprehension and 3)... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Reading in your own words?
Reading is the process of converting written symbols (letters and groups of letters) to spoken sounds, so that meaning can be comprehended. Research has shown that proficient readers, though they seem to read words at a glance, are actually processing the letters to sounds extremely quickly, and... read more
Reading is the process of converting written symbols (letters and groups of letters) to spoken sounds, so that meaning can be comprehended.... read more
Karen V.

Karen V. answered • 03/19/18

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