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Susan F.

3.6 miles away

5.0
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ACT/SAT Test Prep; and K-8 Specialist in the Orton-Gillingham method.

While relatively new to the Hey Tutor Platform, I am not new to teaching! I LOVE teaching students of all ages and academic levels. I am certified to teach K-8 in all subjects, as well as SAT/ACT/PSAT Test Prep, where my personalized Test Prep program draws from successful concepts that exceed top programs; I currently boast a 100 percent success rate, for increased scores! I also provide top-level reading and spelling improvements through the well-acclaimed ... See more

ACT/SAT Test Prep; and K-8 Specialist in the Orton-Gillingham method.
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Christopher Bonk

1.7 miles away

Tutor Specializing in SAT/ACT Prep

Hello, I’m Christopher. I completed my education at Hofstra University with a Bachelor’s in Management and a Master’s in Sports Management. Throughout high school and college, I was fortunate to have a strong support system around me that helped keep me on track and navigate the rigors of the collegiate process. This helped me score in the 98th percentile on the ACT. My goal is to pass forward this support to other students to help them succeed ... See more

Tutor Specializing in SAT/ACT Prep
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Bonnie L.

1 miles away

5.0
(5 ratings)
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Bonnie Best Tutor! Pre-Alg Alg 1 &2 Geometry Trig PreCalc SAT ACT PERT

I am an encourager by nature, using only words that positively communicate and reinforce what you learn. My goal is to find your unique pathway for understanding information. I have been private math tutoring children - adults for over 20 years. The 1st several years of teaching Math, I was head of the Jr/Sr High School Math Department for a private school. I was consistently awarded Teacher of the Year for my relatability and classroom management. I believe if you ... See more

Bonnie Best Tutor! Pre-Alg Alg 1 &2 Geometry Trig PreCalc SAT ACT PERT
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Earle O.

2.1 miles away

K-College Tutoring in Reading, Writing, ESL & Humanities Subjects

I've always had an enthusiasm for learning and an eagerness to pass on my accumulated knowledge to others. I have over ten years of college-going experience, appeared on the dean’s list, and my papers have been published for graduate seminars; I’ve earned three college degrees, featuring two writing-intensive baccalaureates from the world-class University of Washington College of Arts & Sciences; I've taught and mentored for decades at numerous municipal parks & recreation departments in the ... See more

K-College Tutoring in Reading, Writing, ESL & Humanities Subjects
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Angela H.

3.5 miles away

English reading and writing tutor

In 2016, I graduated from the College of New Jersey with a Master's Degree in English Literature (GPA: 3.75).

In 2017, I started working as a teacher for an after-school program, teaching kids computer programming. The company was called CodingWithKids.

In 2018, I started tutoring in various areas, especially reading comprehension, essay composition, vocabulary, grammar, writing, and proofreading. I tutored students who were preparing for their SATs and the ACTs. I also taught ESL, Romanian, Chess, and ... See more

English reading and writing tutor
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Eli F

2.3 miles away

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(3 ratings)
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ACT/SAT Tutor

I have a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from FAU and have many years of extensive experience tutoring students of all ages. I truly specialize in exam prep such as ACT and SAT. I believe in providing tutoring sessions in which I can incorporate concepts in a fun and concise manner. I have a broad conceptual understanding of mathematics at an advanced level. My mission is to help you succeed in your respective endeavors by preparing for your next big ... See more

ACT/SAT Tutor
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Chris Chaney

2.6 miles away

Experienced Algebra, English and SAT/ACT Tutor

I have over ten years of experience teaching and coaching for different organizations, colleges and universities. I have helped administer a tutoring program in St. Louis. I have had success in helping students with whom others were unable to achieve improvement. I get excited when I see students learn to love learning (especially math and literature).
I began attending college when I was 15 years. I scored high enough on my ACT/SAT exams to earn a full tuition scholarship. ... See more

Experienced Algebra, English and SAT/ACT Tutor
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Tara N.

2.2 miles away

Cog Sci grad helping with Essays, ACT Prep, & Psych

Hey! I'm a little new to being a tutor, but I make up for it in understanding how Zoom & e-learning has changed the way we perceive & create our work. I recognize the importance of finding learning habits that optimize the way your mind already works, not trying to change it to operate in a way that feels unnatural or uncomfortable. There is no "normal" way to learn, and I hope to work with students to help them reach ... See more

Cog Sci grad helping with Essays, ACT Prep, & Psych
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Thomas Garbrecht

2.6 miles away

Reading Masters graduate who can help you improve your comprehension

While I was getting my Masters Degree in Reading Education, I completed my thesis on "Using Creative Dramatics to Improve Reading Comprehension". I believe in engaging in reading as the only way to fully comprehend. I have taught 1st through Junior College students and have incorporated this philosophy with every student at every grade level I taught. I also created a Library Drama club for elementary and junior high students.

Reading Masters graduate who can help you improve your comprehension
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Alex Zambito

4.1 miles away

Graduate student in History specializing in language and reading tutor

I'm a graduate student pursuing my Masters in History at Brooklyn College. I'm from Savannah, Georgia and received my Bachelor's degree in History, Technology, and Society from the Georgia Institute of Technology. I specialize in assisting students with developing language and writing skills and improving reading comprehension.

Graduate student in History specializing in language and reading tutor

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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Diane Melograne

1.4 miles away

17 yrs Public School Teaching Experience; 10 yrs Reading Specialist

I am a New York State Certified Reading Specialist with 17 years of experience in the Public Schools and over 30 yrs of working with children of various ages. My passions is to see young people develop a passion for reading and comprehension. I offer reading comprehension tutoring. More info (516) 305- 9064

17 yrs Public School Teaching Experience; 10 yrs Reading Specialist
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Nielson Phu

4.1 miles away

SAT/ACT Test Prep - Perfect Scorer

I am a teacher, author, and engineer. My foray into the test prep world began in high school, when I self-studied his way from an average SAT score to the top percentile. Since then, I've helped thousands of students worldwide improve their own SAT and ACT scores with a comprehensive approach that goes far beyond the basic material found in typical test prep books.

SAT/ACT Test Prep - Perfect Scorer
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Heratia Brelland

1.2 miles away

English and Reading tutor

Services students K through 12. Focuses on students who have challenges with reading and reading comprehension. Enhances reading comprehension skills for better understanding of difficult material.

English and Reading tutor
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Christi Rivera

1.5 miles away

High School Science teacher with 4 years of tutoring including SAT/ACT

I am certified in Elementary Education for all subjects and Science through high school. I have experience tutoring SAT and ACT prep with 100% passing rates after tutoring.

High School Science teacher with 4 years of tutoring including SAT/ACT
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Latoya Gray

2.4 miles away

Reading/ Composition/SAT and Advanced Placement English Lit. Tutor

I make reading aloud fun and active, and I am fair and honest when tutees make errors. I am a college-educated instructor and advocate for higher education. If you need to prepare for the SAT or GED, I know how to help you score higher. Having worked for the College Board for many years, I know what students need to do on the examination to increase their scores. Contact me and you will have fun during the tutoring session ... See more

Reading/ Composition/SAT and Advanced Placement English Lit. Tutor
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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.

2.8 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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Ann Lamb

2.9 miles away

Dr. Ann Faye Lamb

Ann has her Ed.D. (Education Doctorate) in Educational Administration with specializations in Director of Special Education and Adult & Higher Education from the University of South Dakota, and her Master of Science in Special Education from Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM). She is a Master Trainer with Action Based Learning (ABL). She is also a Time to Teach Center for Teacher Effectiveness Trainer. She has been a special education (SPED) teacher at all grade levels PreK-12, a SPED Assessment ... See more

Dr. Ann Faye Lamb
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Mohith Mothukuri

2.1 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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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
5.0 Proficiency
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
5.0 Proficiency
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