One-on-one tutoring can make a significant impact on the progress of a learner. By selecting a teaching method that best suits an individual student’s strengths and weaknesses, a private tutor can teach at the ideal pace in a supportive, distraction-free environment. Also see Literacy section.
Chico Center for Learning; Chico. Ages 5-14. Offers one-on-one tutoring services specializing in reading. Transitional kindergarten for ages 4-5 is also available. 25 Jan Ct. Ste. 130. (530) 343-2980.
Community Action Volunteers in Education (CAVE); Chico. All ages. The CAVE tutoring program provides free tutoring services on all subjects year-round by CSU, Chico student volunteers. http://www.as.csuchico.edu. CSU Chico, Bell Memorial Union Room 309. (530) 898-5817.
Integrative Therapy O.T. Pediatric Clinic; Chico. Ages 0-12. Offers occupational therapy services for children. 2627 Forest Ave. (530) 879-9030.
Irlen Visions; Chico. All ages. Offers Irlen Syndrome diagnostic services & solutions for issues including reading & learning difficulties, low motivation, ADHD, autism, headaches, migraines & traumatic brain injury. http://www.irlenvisions.com. 809 Nancy Ln. (530) 891-4783.
JEI Learning Center; Chico. Ages 3-18. Provides tutoring services in math, English, reading & writing, SAT & ACT prep courses, & private tutoring available. http://www.chico.jeilearning.com. 2500 Zanella Way, Ste. B. (530) 267-1300.
The Progressive Schoolhouse; Chico. Private school K-12. Uses a developmental approach to tutoring in all academic subjects. http://www.progressiveschoolhouse.com (click on Additional Programs page). 2400 Notre Dame Blvd. (530) 345-5665.
Abba’s Child Learning Center; Anderson. Ages 4-18. Brain-based remediation services & tutoring. Specializes in overcoming symptoms of dyslexia, ADD/ADHD & autistic spectrum disorders.
http://www.abbaschild.com. 20397 River Valley Dr. (530) 247-7652.
K-12 Tutoring; Shasta Lake City. After-school programs include tutoring & one-on-one mentoring. Free. Held in the upstairs community room at Heritage Roasting Company, 4302 Shasta Dam Blvd. http://www.heritageroasting.com/community. (530) 605-1990.
Thompson Reading Clinic; Redding. Offers dyslexia screening, dyslexia evaluations, & Barton tutoring for ages 5 & up. Darcy Thompson, MA Special Education & Certified Dyslexia Specialist. 7690 Pit Rd. (530) 243-1052.
Twight’s One-on-One Tutoring; Redding. Offers ages 5-14 grade-based tutoring in math, language arts, reading & spelling. Also offers specialized programs for learning disorders & comprehension difficulties. 1300 West St. (530) 917-0341.
Victoria Tyra; Redding. Victoria is a certified Barton Reading Tutor. She specializes in one-on-one tutoring in reading & spelling for ages 5-14, using Barton, an Orton-Gillingham influenced instruction program. 1135 Pine St., Ste. 110. (530) 227-4400.
Donna Boyd; S. Siskiyou County. All ages, levels & learning styles. Donna holds a bachelor’s degree in math & tutors in all academic topics. (530) 925-4750
Truely Hutchinson; Mt. Shasta. Truely specializes in mathematics & language. She tutors grades K-12 in multiple topics & offers a live reading intervention program for grades 5-12. Truely holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics, a California Teaching Credential, & a California Reading Credential. http://www.truelyshouse.com. (530) 921-2528.
Patricia Busey; Red Bluff & surrounding communities. Patricia is an all-ages reading tutor with 25 years of experience. She specializes in Spalding, Lindmood-Bell & Susan Barton instruction, & works to improve reading, spelling & comprehension. Tutoring takes place in her office or your home. 12945 Peach Tree Lane, Red Bluff. (530) 949-2327.