Learning Services & Tutoring

One-on-one tutoring can significantly impact a learner’s progress. A private tutor can select a teaching method that best suits an individual student’s strengths and weaknesses, teach at an ideal pace, and offer a supportive, distraction-free environment.


Chico Center for Learning. Ages 5-14 yrs. Offers one-on-one tutoring services specializing in reading. Transitional kindergarten for ages 4-5 yrs 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.

Girls Who Code; Chico. Offers free computer science education to girls grades 6-12. Girls meet weekly & learn to make apps, games & web sites. Helps members get access to internships & jobs. Held at varying locations. http://www.gocodechico.com. (530) 388-5552.

Homework Help At The Chico Branch Library. Tue & Wed 3-5 pm. Free homework help for grades 1-8. No appointment necessary, just drop in! 1108 Sherman Ave. http://www.buttecounty.net. (530) 891-2726.

Integrative Therapy O.T. Pediatric Clinic; Chico. Ages 0-12 yrs. 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 yrs. Provides tutoring services in math, English, reading & writing, SAT & ACT prep courses, & private tutoring available. http://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 yrs. 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.

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.

Tutor Doctor; Redding. Offers local, one-on-one, in-home tutoring services for all ages & all subjects. Tutors collaborate with the teacher & customize a plan tailored to each student’s individual needs to create tangible goals for academic improvement. Tutors also assist students with organization & time management.  ACT/SAT test prep. Serving Redding & surrounding areas. Contact for free consultation. http://www.tutordoctor.com/redding. (530) 287-5726.

Twight’s One-on-One Tutoring; Redding. Offers ages 5-14 yrs grade-based tutoring in math, language arts, reading & spelling. Also offers specialized programs for learning disorders & comprehension difficulties. (530) 917-0341.


Donna Boyd; Siskiyou County. All ages, levels & learning styles. Donna holds a bachelor’s degree in math & tutors in all academic topics. (530) 925-4750.

Julie Keil; Mount Shasta. One-on-one tutoring for grades 2-9. Julie offers homework help, test prep & filling in gaps for math concepts like algebra, geometry, word problems & more. Julie has a BA in Elementary Education & is a CA certified teacher. (530) 239-0802.

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 Ln. (530) 949-2327.

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Updated: Jul 14, 2017 @ 9:42 am