In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find Spelling Tutors Online or Near You

Private Spelling tutoring with pay-as-you-go pricing

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, and reviews to find the right expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront payments. Just affordable results.

Private teachers

The Best Spelling Tutoring Online

2,779 private Spelling tutors / Find the best Spelling tutor

See more experts ›
Tracey T.
80/hour

Experienced Teacher, Specializing in English and Psychology

I have won Spelling Bees in school. I enjoy spelling. read more

80/hour
4.9 (98)
222 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have won Spelling Bees in school. I enjoy spelling. read more

VAARMA G.
30/hour

Teacher/Tutor

My name is Mr. Vaarma G. and I graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelor in Arts in Education. I majored in Elementary Education, Cum Laude. I also attended New World School of the Arts, and have my Associate in Arts Degree from... read more

30/hour
4.9 (841)
2,149 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My name is Mr. Vaarma G. and I graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelor in Arts in Education. I majored in Elementary Education, Cum Laude. I also attended New World School of the Arts, and have my Associate in Arts Degree from... read more

Cindy H.
65/hour

Specialist for PK thru 6th Grade and ESL... online only

...thru 5th Special Education. In addition. I spent last summer in Belize where I taught four 5th grade boys reading, math, spelling, grammar, and English.... read more

65/hour
5.0 (711)
4 hours tutoring Spelling out of 3,824 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

...thru 5th Special Education. In addition. I spent last summer in Belize where I taught four 5th grade boys reading, math, spelling, grammar, and English.... read more

Dianne T.
50/hour

Get taught Spelling by a Spelling Bee champion!

25 years of teaching English Raised from birth in the US Spelling Bee champion all my life! read more

50/hour
5.0 (52)
11 hours tutoring Spelling out of 153 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

25 years of teaching English Raised from birth in the US Spelling Bee champion all my life! read more

Susan V.
40/hour

Math and Reading Tutor for grade K - 6 students

My extensive experience in volunteering and working in elementary education also enables me to help young students with their handwriting and spelling skills. read more

40/hour
5.0 (845)
1,207 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My extensive experience in volunteering and working in elementary education also enables me to help young students with their handwriting and spelling skills. read more

Dulcie C.
75/hour

Speech Therapist with Spelling Knowledge Beyond "Just Sound It Out!"

I teach students how to look at spelling beyond "just sound it out" and why one way of spelling a word is preferred over an alternate way of spelling a word by looking at meaning and structure. I give students the... read more

75/hour
5.0 (96)
165 hours tutoring Spelling out of 563 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I teach students how to look at spelling beyond "just sound it out" and why one way of spelling a word is preferred over an alternate way of spelling a word by looking at meaning and structure. I give students the... read more

Joy B.
30/hour

Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education with 20+ Years of Experience

I am currently in my 22nd year of teaching with a degree in Elementary Education. I am state certified for grades K-8. I spent ten years teaching 5th grade science, reading, writing, spelling, and vocabulary. I am currently in my 12th... read more

30/hour
5.0 (87)
278 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am currently in my 22nd year of teaching with a degree in Elementary Education. I am state certified for grades K-8. I spent ten years teaching 5th grade science, reading, writing, spelling, and vocabulary. I am currently in my 12th... read more

Kaylena R.
85/hour

English Literature & Writing and Social Work Tutor

Hey there! As a graduate from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN, I taught 11th and 12th grade English Literature and Writing and tutored in the writing center in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in Sioux Falls, SD, before... read more

85/hour
4.9 (111)
4 hours tutoring Spelling out of 486 hours
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hey there! As a graduate from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN, I taught 11th and 12th grade English Literature and Writing and tutored in the writing center in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in Sioux Falls, SD, before... read more

Chiharu M.
100/hour

Experienced Japanese/ESL Tutor with a Master's Degree

Hi, I'm Chiharu, and I was a top 10% Wyzant tutor in 2019 and 2020. I am originally from Kyoto, Japan, and I speak both Japanese and English. I was an EFL teacher at private high schools in Japan for several years before I came to the US to get... read more

100/hour
5.0 (1905)
3,495 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hi, I'm Chiharu, and I was a top 10% Wyzant tutor in 2019 and 2020. I am originally from Kyoto, Japan, and I speak both Japanese and English. I was an EFL teacher at private high schools in Japan for several years before I came to the US to get... read more

Gina B.
129/hour

Retired Book Editor Reveals Spelling Secrets

Good spelling is essential to academic and career success. Although English has a bit more complicated spelling than many other languages, there are rules and principles that apply in most cases. Learning these can help anyone... read more

129/hour
5.0 (146)
833 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Good spelling is essential to academic and career success. Although English has a bit more complicated spelling than many other languages, there are rules and principles that apply in most cases. Learning these can help anyone... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Spelling tutoring lessons

Spelling Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Spelling tutor? Spelling tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $85
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets

Trust an expert answer

Private Teachers Prepared to Help You Learn Spelling

 Question

How would you define Spelling in your own words?
Spelling is when letters from the alphabet are combined to form words. Some words in English are easier to spell, with consistent phonic spelling. However, there is more than one way to represent similar sounds in spelling English sounds. This can be a challenge for even native-born speakers,... read more
Spelling is when letters from the alphabet are combined to form words. Some words in English are easier to spell, with consistent phonic spelling.... read more
Answered • 03/20/18

 Question

How would you define Spelling in your own words?
To me, Spelling is more than using the right letters in a word. Spelling is linked to good grammar, word sense and word usage! Whether the student is in elementary school, a college student, or an adult writing reports at work, accurate spelling is crucial to get ahead in this world. As a... read more
To me, Spelling is more than using the right letters in a word. Spelling is linked to good grammar, word sense and word usage! Whether the student... read more
Richard H.

Richard H. answered • 03/20/18

Tutor
5.0 (424)

 Question

How would you define Spelling in your own words?
Spelling is the combination of alphabetic letters to form a written word. It is a linguistic process of correct writing with the necessary letters and diacritics present in a comprehensible, usually standardized order. While a part of a language's orthography, not all languages have purely... read more
Spelling is the combination of alphabetic letters to form a written word. It is a linguistic process of correct writing with the necessary letters... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

 Question

How would you define Spelling in your own words?
Spelling is the process of putting letters in the proper order to create a word. Spelling can be exciting and rewarding when it is turned into a game. If children learn to spell the word as they learn to read the world, it is easier for them to make the connection. Spelling in English is... read more
Spelling is the process of putting letters in the proper order to create a word. Spelling can be exciting and rewarding when it is turned into a... read more
Answered • 06/08/18