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Professor, PhD English Student, Experienced Tutor

I am an English tutor because working one-on-one with students gives me the opportunity to manifest my passion for English in teaching. I am currently an English professor at St. John's University, and I find teaching individual students to... See more

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Language & Creative Arts, Psychology, and Biological Sciences Tutor

Hello! My name is Mikilin and I have had a passion for teaching and learning ever since I can remember. Nice to meet you!

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  • ... University of Central Florida
  • subject SAT Reading + 28 more
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Aurelia McNeil, The Language Professor, Reading, Writing, English

I have over 20 years’ experience as a state-certified teacher. I teach children (grades 6-12) and adults online via Skype or Facebook video. I teach all aspects of language – reading, writing, listening, speaking, grammar, vocabulary, pronu... See more

  • ... Wayne State University
  • subject SAT Reading + 22 more
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Experienced, Patient and Understanding Writing and Test Prep Tutor

I am a graduate of both the University of California, Santa Barbara and the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, where I received my Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and my Juris Doctor respectively. After a long legal career,... See more

  • ... University of California - Santa...
  • subject SAT Reading + 10 more
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Masters Graduate with Extensive Reading and Writing Skills

I am an experienced researcher, writer, and community service organizer with a demonstrated history of working in the mental health, early education, and higher education industries. I am skilled in Microsoft systems, public speaking, core

Why You Need a SAT Reading Tutor

The SAT is hands-down one of the most important tests your high schooler will take up to this point in their lives. There are several sections on this exam with reading being one of them. Because of the vast amount of content, it is highly important for your child to take time out to study each section. Beginning SAT reading tutoring is one of the best things your child can do for their score on this exam. Before going into the exam, most students assume they will have no difficulty with the SAT reading portion. Reading is one of the first things that are covered during their education so they think they have this under control. After making this assumption, they find themselves overwhelmed by the quantity of reading on the exam and the limited amount of time given to get through it. Working with a private SAT reading tutor for this section of the exam will boost their score and help them feel more confident walking into the exam.

The SAT carries a lot of weight in a majority of colleges across the country. If you do well on this exam then you are essentially writing your ticket to go to the school of your dreams. However, this is still an obstacle that you are going to have to get over and one of the most challenging aspects of the exam is the reading. That is mainly because most students overlook this aspect of the exam and focus on math or science. This is a popular mistake that we see much too often, and to make sure that it does not happen to your child you need to find an SAT reading tutor. However, we understand that you might not want to put all of your trust into a tutor. You may have heard some horror stories or have your own personal negative experience with tutors. This might be holding you back from all of the possibilities because you have not worked with a HeyTutor tutor. Our tutors are all college educated and have been tutoring for a minimum of five years. This means that they have been helping students achieve the score they seek on the reading section for a while now and they have proven methods.

When your child is able to take advantage of the tools that are supplied to them by their SAT reading tutor you are making sure that they do the best they can on this exam. After each session, you will see that your child’s confidence starts to build in regards to the reading section of the SAT. This section is meant to purposefully trip up students so that they cannot get through it all and are unable to answer the questions. Our tutors will make sure your child gets their speed up when it comes to reading, but at the same time with their ability to comprehend what is in front of them. Reading and comprehension tutors are what your child is going to need for them to truly get the help they need on this aspect of the exam. Anyone can fly through the material and read what is written, but it takes a certain ability to be able to understand it and then answer questions. When they are able to break this material down and focus on the words they will start to see that they are getting more answers correct.


The opportunity to work with one of our tutors means that your child is getting up to date inside information on what to expect on the test. Our tutors will provide mock exams that your child can take full advantage of with each and every session. Along with that, since our tutors have been working with students who have taken this exam in the past they know what to expect. Their insight is more in-depth than what a school teacher can provide. Teachers typically are not privy to these types of things because they do not work with the SAT, they just give the students the knowledge they need to do well themselves. Your child is going to need “SAT tutoring near me” so that they can get an authentic glimpse as to what to expect on this part of the exam. If your child stays focused, listens to their tutor and does the work that is assigned there is no reason why they should not see their score skyrocket on the SAT reading portion of the exam.

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OSU Humanities Graduate with 7+ Years Tutoring Experience

Hey! Thanks for checking out my profile. I am finishing up my doctoral degree in History from Ohio State University. That really just means that I've read a whole lot of books and written a whole bunch of papers. My academic background incl... See more

  • ... Ohio State University
  • subject SAT Reading + 33 more
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Teacher with 24 years of teaching students K-12 and adults

Karyn Ingrid Estela earned her B.A. with a Major in Studio Art, Minors in Piano Pedagogy and Music Education, along with a Teaching certificate in Art Education K-12 from the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado and International Bac... See more

  • ... University of Colorado at Boulde...
  • subject SAT Reading + 39 more
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Who is Bob McDermott?

Who is Bob McDermott? Great question, so let me tell you a bit about myself.

I have a unique and diverse background that includes over 20 years of executive

  • ... Bridgewater State University
  • subject SAT Reading + 17 more
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Texas A&M Psychology Graduate (Cum Laude)/ 4 Years Tutoring Experience

Nice to meet you!

My name is Colton, and I have a diverse body of tutoring and teaching experience... See more

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Experienced Professional Tutor

I treasure knowledge and teaching, and have years of experience teaching in the classroom setting. I first taught on the faculty for Herald College's

  • ... DePaul University
  • subject SAT Reading + 61 more
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Benefits of Hiring a SAT Reading Tutor

The SAT’s are nothing like the standardized tests your child has taken in previous years. Professionals create this test in a way that will absolutely examine your student’s readiness for college. Because of this, they must beware of the "trick" questions or even multiple answers that could technically be correct. Test-writers are known for inserting difficult questions that will cause silly mistakes if your student is going too fast. With the lengthy content of the reading section, a private tutor will be able to teach you to have to get through questions like this and not make these careless slip-ups. Don't try and have your student study on their own or assume they don't need tutoring. Help them realize that “I need an SAT reading tutor.”

When it comes to the SAT the majority of mistakes are made because students are rushing. They are trying to fight against the clock and because of this, they miss something that is simple or obvious. This happens all the time and is something that our SAT tutors are used to dealing with in the past. When your child is doing this they are going to have to alter their approach to this exam and how they are approaching the reading section. Reading is something that we are all capable of doing, however, speed reading is quite tricky. It gets even trickier when you have to answer questions that are meant to cause you to make a mistake. Because of this, your student’s anxiety is going to be raised and they know that so much is riding on this exam. If they try to study alone, they are not going to truly get anything done. They need someone who is going to push them in the right direction. Your child is just as clueless as you as what to expect on this exam so they should not be doing anything along.

What they need is an “SAT reading tutor near me” who is going to be completely focused on your child and their reading ability in terms of the SAT. The ability to work with a professional tutor who has been working with students who have had the same types of problems is incredibly beneficial. But this is not because of their proven track record but rather the approach our tutors take with your child. They know that each and every student has their own style of learning, especially when it comes to taking an exam. So our test preparation tutors will develop a plan that your student can follow to make sure they succeed. They will get to the root of the problem and create a unique way to fix it. At the same time, our tutors will make sure that your child is enjoying themselves while learning. We often see that student dread going to take the SAT or doing anything that involves the SAT. This is because the classes are often boring and the test is even duller. So our tutors will give your student little activities that they can use to maintain their focus and increase their score. This is the HeyTutor experience.

We do not believe that learning should even be something that does not bring you joy. When you are able to learn new skills then you should be having fun. When they do, the experience will be more memorable but the tools will too. When your student walks into the examination room they know that they have the skills necessary to knock this exam out of the park. This confidence comes from the time they have spent with their tutor where they were enjoying themselves and also comfortable. There are so many distractions out there, and we want to remove all of them when focusing on this exam. Your tutor will come to the location of your choice so that your child is absolutely as comfortable as possible when learning this material. When your SAT tutor is able to create these conditions it is setting your child up for greatness on the exam.

If you are serious about seeing your child increase their score on the SAT then you know that they need to work with one of our tutors. Our talented reps are ready and willing to help you with all of your tutoring needs. Help your child get the score they deserve and get into the school of their dreams by working with one of our fantastic tutors.

Most Recent Reviews for SAT Reading Tutors

Pavan M.
5.0 Articulation
5.0 Proficiency
5.0 Punctuality

I highly recommend Dr.Ray for SAT prep . He was able to help my son boost his SAT score by 100 plus in SAT Reading and a perfect score in Math. My son was able to score his target score of 1550 with the help of DR. Ray's tutoring. His way of teaching is just what we were looking for. He is very knowledgeable about the subject and is able to teach it in a very clear and understandable way. We will definitely use him again. Thank you Dr. Ray

Lisa C.
5.0 Articulation
4.0 Proficiency
5.0 Punctuality

Laura has done a great job with my child. We have only had 2 lessons and he is feeling more confident. I am concerned that homework has not been assigned. This is something that I discussed with Hey Tutor before signing up and was told that homework was part of the program. Best practices support the addition of practice opportunities.

Douglas O.
5.0 Articulation
5.0 Proficiency
5.0 Punctuality

She has a nice personality. She could do better if she prepares a lesson plan for each session come with study materials.