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All Business: Multi-Subject Tutoring, Including Physics and Writing

To be sufficient in a subject is to be able to perform the problems assigned to you. To be proficient in a subject is to be able to perform any problem that could be assigned to you, or at least tackle them adequately. In our fast-paced society, more times than not, students are educated just to be sufficient in a subject. My intent as a tutor is to educate a student to master that subject -- to be proficient in ... See more

All Business: Multi-Subject Tutoring, Including Physics and Writing
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Teagan L.

3.7 miles away

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Harvard Social Studies Graduate with Award-winning Writing Credentials

I studied Social Studies and African Studies at Harvard College, using my academic career to hone my writing skills. I spent the majority of my college time writing research papers and critical essays. My senior thesis was one of approximately sixty awarded the Hoopes Prize for outstanding academic work. Due to my focus on writing, I gained a strong mastery of writing styles, proofreading, and research in a wide variety of subjects. I am extremely adept at polishing academic papers, ... See more

Harvard Social Studies Graduate with Award-winning Writing Credentials
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Math and science turoring with a focus on test prep.

My first experience tutoring came while attending the University of Southern California in 2005. There, I assisted fellow classmates in preparing for upcoming exams and found great reward in helping others gain confidence in their academics abilities. After graduation, I was presented with the opportunity to join a network of USC alumni providing tutoring services to the surrounding community. Through this network, I began tutoring elementary and middle school students in their homes, gaining more subject experience and acquiring a ... See more

Math and science turoring with a focus on test prep.
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Mohith Mothukuri

3.7 miles away

Columbia Engineering Student with 6+ years Experience in STEM Tutoring

Dear Parents and Students,

I’d love to mentor you or your child! With over 6 years experience tutoring math and science subjects for all grade levels, I am one of the highest rated STEM tutors in this region. I am currently taking a gap year before enrolling at Columbia University in the City of New York for my undergraduate studies in engineering and finance. I graduated high school at the top of my class with the toughest course load ... See more

Columbia Engineering Student with 6+ years Experience in STEM Tutoring
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Jansen Gibson

1.7 miles away

Academic Specialist

Hey, my name is Jansen Gibson, and I'm a math, science, and standardized test specialist working out of Nashville, Tennessee. I've been working as a teacher, tutor, and academic coach in various capacities for the past 5 years in everything from pre-algebra to calculus, physical science to AP chemistry, and PSAT, SAT, ACT, and LSAT. I work with students from 6th grade to college, and have particular experience in helping students struggling with ADD/ADHD, dyslexia and ... See more

Academic Specialist
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Peter Steinbauer

2.6 miles away

Highly Qualified Math Teacher - Flexible Availability

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I worked as a high school math teacher for five years and recently finished an MBA at IE Business School, a top international program in Madrid, Spain. As a math teacher, I ranked among the top 20% of teachers in the state, according to end of the year student test data.

My students are always able to answer the question of why a particular math learning objective is important. My students know much more than just the steps to ... See more

Highly Qualified Math Teacher - Flexible Availability
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Shannon Johnson

4.1 miles away

Elementary and Special Education Teacher

I am Shannon. I am currently an early childhood Special Education teacher. I have previously taught second and fourth grade in the St. Louis area. I have my degree in early childhood, elementary, and special education. In addition, I am in the process of starting graduate school, where I will purse a masters in reading instruction. My availability is very flexible. If you have any questions or concerns feel free to let me know.

Elementary and Special Education Teacher
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Richard Kendrick

2.4 miles away

University of Tennessee PhD with 3+ years experience

I am a PhD-level tutor from Knoxville, TN, specializing in helping students prepare for standardized tests. I have several years of experience teaching courses at the college level in both social psychology and research methods, as well as experience tutoring in math, science and English.

Most of the problems that my students have, result from a failure to install in them the thinking strategies and working habits leading to success. Once the students learn those strategies and apply them ... See more

University of Tennessee PhD with 3+ years experience
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Tutor, Mentor, Small Business Owner

Hello! Thank you for viewing my profile! My name is Tawanah Reeves, and I am a business owner, educator, and mentor. I love writing and movies. Great storytelling and sharing the experiences of others through those stories is something I enjoy. I've been a tutor for 10 years. My passion for teaching and developing others led to the creation of meshellefae.com, my online blog for writers who want to hone their craft or learn how to tell their ... See more

Tutor, Mentor, Small Business Owner
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Dr Ray

1.5 miles away

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Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT

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Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT

Why You Need a ACT Reading Tutor

The ACT is an entrance exam that is used by most colleges and universities to decide who gets in and who does not. The score is one of the biggest influences toward deciding what colleges your child will be accepted into. Some colleges will not even look at your child’s application if they do not have a certain score on this test. With years of experience helping students increase their scores our ACT reading tutors have come to realize that at least 80% of students struggle with the amount of reading and content that is involved with this test. The two main types of ACT reading questions include referring questions and reasoning questions. If your child doesn’t understand this they will find themselves struggling with this part of the exam, although it is manageable with the right tutelage from an ACT tutor.

Even the students who have the best grades in class still need the help of ACT reading tutoring to get familiar with the test. It only makes sense to practice with a one-on-one ACT reading tutor if your child is trying to get above average scores on the test. This isn’t a test that they should just walk into blind, like any other exam they need to prepare themselves. Without the proper guidance of a private ACT reading tutor, even the top performing students will be stumped on what the test is requiring of them.

The ACT is an incredibly important assessment of your child’s ability to handle the coursework once they start taking college classes. It is proven to work which is why it is used by the majority of colleges in America. Because of this, your child’s dream school is more than likely on the list of schools that require them to take the ACT. This is just one of many obstacles that your child will have to jump over on their journey to get their college degree. Our tutors realize this and know that although this test is incredibly important it is not the end all to be all, it is actually the beginning. So they will use this as a time to teach your student how to prep and execute when they have to take this test and ones in the future. When it comes to the reading aspect of the test, your student has to be prepared. They need to be able to look at whatever material is put in front of them and answer a series of questions. If they do not take their time and focus, then they will find that they are not getting through this part of the exam.

How most students get lower scores on the reading is by not being able to answer all of the questions. It seems like it is impossible to read, comprehend and then answer all of the questions regarding the text. It is an overwhelming task, but there are several techniques your child can use to ensure they not only read all of the material but they understand what they are reading and are able to answer the questions correctly. These tips will give them the peace of mind that they have what it takes when the test day shows up. Our tutors have years of experience working with students who have also struggled on this aspect of the ACT. They have sat down with them and gotten the results that the students want to see. That is because the students listened and did the work that was given to them by the tutor. When you find an ACT reading tutor through HeyTutor this is the kind of help your child will be receiving.

Working with the best is the only way to ensure that they are prepared to get their needed score or maybe even go above and beyond. Reading comprehension is something that we use in our daily lives, so these skills will be transferable. Your child will not be taught how to cram, they will be given the tools to make sure they retain the information they are studying. This is perfect for when they get into college because what we have seen is that students cram to get a passing grade on a test. But they are unable to tell you what they have learned a few days or even hours after the exam. This is the least efficient manner of studying and not at all what you want for your child. When they work with one of our tutors, they will be ensuring that they retain what they have learned in regards to ACT reading and then when they start taking their college courses and exams. Your student will thank you later when they see how effective their skills are that they have learned with one of HeyTutor's ACT tutors.

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Charlotte A.

2.8 miles away

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Master English quickly with a fun and focused Tutor!

My name is Charlotte. Not a day goes by that one of my clients does not tell me about how helpful my classes were and all the new opportunities they have had since working with me. I am a patient, knowledgeable, focused and certified English Teacher. I graduated from Howard University, with a major in Psychology. I was one of the few undergraduate students to be a co-author of an article in a peer-reviewed journal by the time ... See more

Master English quickly with a fun and focused Tutor!
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Mary S.

3.7 miles away

University of Wisconsin English Major with 3.1 GPA

Currently a University of Wisconsin Junior-level student with a graduation date expected of December of 2021. I hold a 3.0+ GPA, average rate of B's to A's in regards to classes within my English and Art majors.

I specialize in something I label "Improvable English". I enjoy teaching others methods that result in fast abilities to right understandable, well-written papers or essays in a limited amount of time. In a way, this method I want ... See more

University of Wisconsin English Major with 3.1 GPA
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Jessica S.

3.4 miles away

NY Elementary certified tutor

NY Elementary certified tutor with an MA degree in Elementary Inclusive Education from Teachers College, Columbia University available to provide tutoring in Manhattan and Brooklyn to students in Pre-K through 6th Grade in reading, writing, math, study and organizational skills, homework help and test prep. I provide differentiated instruction and effective strategies customized to your child's individual learning needs. I offer flexible tutoring hours both after school and on the weekends.

NY Elementary certified tutor
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Joshua Patti

2.7 miles away

USC Computational Mathematics/ Neuroscience Attendee with 5+ tutoring

I studied at USC and am finishing up my degree at SDSU and I have been tutoring since junior year in high school. Every since I was little, I have loved subjects like Math, Physics and Statistics so I decided to filter my passion into helping and tutoring others. I am sociable and easy to get along with, which makes tutoring sessions that much easier. Receiving a 32 on my ACT helps me excel as well at exam prep, showing ... See more

USC Computational Mathematics/ Neuroscience Attendee with 5+ tutoring
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Stephanie P.

4.6 miles away

Certified Teacher with ESE and ESOL specialization

Hello! My name is Stephanie and I am a Florida state certified teacher. You can look me up on the Florida Department of Education website to verify my credentials by request. :) I have been teaching for six years and tutoring for ten. My areas of specialization include Elementary Education, Special Education, English/ Reading/ Writing (all levels including college), and test preparation. Some of my proudest moments as an educator include assisting students with Autism Spectrum Disorder successfully implement schedules and ... See more

Certified Teacher with ESE and ESOL specialization
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Princeton University Graduate with 3+ years experience

Hello! My name is Alex, and I recently moved to Los Angeles to perform with Ate9 Dance Company, a nationally-touring contemporary dance company in the city. I completed my Bachelor's degree at Princeton University in Visual Art, with certificates in Dance, Environmental Studies, and German. I have 3+ years of tutoring experience working with elementary to college-level students in subjects including SAT/ACT test preparation, introductory-advanced German, Environmental Studies, German, and essay writing, among many other ... See more

Princeton University Graduate with 3+ years experience
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Josephine L.

3.7 miles away

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UCF Master's Degree with 15+ years of tutoring experience

Education has always been a big part of my life. In grade school, my teachers would often ask me to work with other students in class who needed assistance with the current lesson. This gift of being able to help others resonated with me and I realized very quickly that everyone does not learn in the same way. In high school, I volunteered with students with special needs and discovered there are many ways to communicate and teach. At San ... See more

UCF Master's Degree with 15+ years of tutoring experience
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Frank Joyce

5 miles away

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Qualified, Committed, Experienced Tutor Eager to Help You Learn

Hello, my name is Frank, a tutor from the Syracuse, NY area. I specialize in a number of subjects and would be more than happy to help you achieve your goals through better grades.

To tell you a little bit about me, I majored in Bioengineering and minored in Nutrition and Mathematics as an undergraduate at Syracuse University. From there, I also completed coursework in International Food Laws and Regulations at Michigan State University. Finally, I also graduated with my ... See more

Qualified, Committed, Experienced Tutor Eager to Help You Learn
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Jeffrey Zhang

1 miles away

UC Berkeley Chemical Biology graduate with broad expertise

I have a B.S. in Chemical Biology from UC Berkeley's College of Chemistry. I have helped many students understand and perform better in their coursework from high school to university level. My aim is to improve my student's understanding of each subject through direction and practice. My main specialties are in General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry and Biochemistry. I can also teach Biology, Physics, English and Mathematics up to the AP level. I strive to help ... See more

UC Berkeley Chemical Biology graduate with broad expertise
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Biological/ physical Sciences, MCAT, TEAS, GRE tutor

27 year old female passionate about the biological/ physical sciences. Biomedical and Health science graduate from UCF. Pursuing her passions of spreading knowledge and helping others succeed in their future medical endeavors.

Biological/ physical Sciences, MCAT, TEAS, GRE tutor
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Benefits of Hiring a ACT Reading Tutor

The ACT’s aren’t like the typical in-class exams that your child is used to taking. Because of this, they need to use a different approach. With an experienced “ACT reading tutor near me”, they will be able to help soothe any worries your child may have about this test by making sure they are ready. It is a huge benefit to have guidance during this time, not only for test readiness but also to have somebody who can update you with test dates and registration deadlines. Private tutors can also help set your child up for success on the day of the test. Simple, but unthought of things on the day of the test, like eating healthy, sleeping well, leaving early, and taking the proper documents, can save you and your child a lot of anxiety before the day of the test.

Most things are overlooked when it comes to taking a test such as the ACT, but it requires much more than simply showing up and taking the exam. They have to spend time with the materials so that they are ready to knock it out of the park when it comes time. If they walk in without having prepped at all, they will struggle. Even if they get a solid grade it will not be the best that your child can do. Your child may have taken the test without doing any sort of ACT prep just to see how they would do. And they did well in all of the other categories except for reading because they were not as prepared. That it is because a regular high school class is not enough to get ready for the reading section of the test. Your child is going to have to work with ACT reading materials because of how unique it is to anything they are currently doing in class. So at this moment, you realize the benefit of working with “ACT reading tutoring near me.”

One of the best things about learning in one of our ACT tutoring sessions as opposed to going to a group class is the fact that our tutors will focus on your weakness. Which is obviously the reading section so this is what the tutor will work on with them during every session. There is no better feeling than walking away with from every meeting with their tutor and feeling more confident in their ability. This will carry over to test day, so when it does arrive your child is completely ready to do their best work. Working with one of our tutors is the best way for your child to be in the best mindset before the test. That is because when they are able to sit down with a one-on-one ACT reading tutor they will be learning proven techniques that have worked for years. However, they will be able to apply these techniques in a way that works for them. The services we offer at HeyTutor are exactly what you had in mind for your child when you said: “I need an ACT reading tutor.” If there is anything that you need to know in regards to the ACT reading section of the exam then our tutors will have their back. Their time will not be wasted when they are teamed up with a professional who knows how to get results. When they are in a class setting they might find that the teacher is going over every section which is not what they need. In this case, you will be wasting your money and your student will be wasting their time.

Our tutors come prepared with a structured curriculum and work from the ground up to absolutely benefit your child. HeyTutor tutors don’t show up on our platform until they have undergone an extensive interviewing process. An added benefit is that we offer ratings and reviews from other clients on each of our tutor's profile. If you really want to set your child up for success in the reading section of the ACT this is the best option. If they pay attention, do the work and listen to their tutor there is absolutely no reason why your tutor will not be able to help them improve their score. Reach out to our talented team of reps today so they can match your child up with one of our proficient tutors. They are passionate and dedicated about working with your child to help them in ways that will guide them toward a brighter future.

Most Recent Reviews for ACT Reading Tutoring

ACT Reading
Kara S.
5.0 Articulation
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5.0 Punctuality

Anna goes above and beyond to prepare for her sessions! She truly cares about my daughter and how well she will perform in the ACT. She is incredibly organized and creates a plan for each session. She provides resources for studying for the ACT outside of the session. She has provided great tips for taking the ACT and goes through each problem, talking through the thought processes in answering the questions. She is very friendly and puts my daughter at ease. We highly recommend her!

Kara S. reviews Anna Roorda
ACT Reading
Jacob G.
5.0 Articulation
5.0 Proficiency
5.0 Punctuality

Jolly and very encouraging, informative and well versed in the different thinking onlooks and approaches to the questions and helps devise well though out strategies to takle each problem.

Jacob G. reviews Bonnie Lucas
ACT Reading
Jacob G.
5.0 Articulation
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5.0 Punctuality

Bonnie is extremely proficient in her method of delivery and engages the student. Certainly will recommend to any one wanting to improve their skills.

Jacob G. reviews Bonnie Lucas