Typically the homework is on their independent reading level, so it will not be difficult. When students see improvement, they will typically be motivated by their progress. We also have tutors that work on developing positive relationships with their students – this will also provide additional motivation. We reward our students with giant play money […]
Many parents ask us what our opinion regarding the decision to retain their child. We do not see them in the classroom environment, so our information is limited. We will inform you of your child’s current reading level and how they perform during the tutoring. We can also refer you to other professionals for specific […]
We will not make any rash promises. We will put forth our best effort to progress your child as fast as possible. Their progress will be enhanced if they will attend regularly and complete the practice activities. We do not see them within the classroom environment, so we have no business telling you what to […]
We spend an entire hour working with your child, and the lesson is specifically planned for him or her. With no interruptions or distractions, much can be accomplished. We also send home practice activities designed to coordinate with the lessons and formulated specifically for your child.
Yes. The owner and founder of Reading for Kids spent many years teaching students with attention difficulties. Our program is designed with the needs of children with ADHD in mind.
Yes. Because our founder and owner’s background is grounded in special education, we welcome students with special challenges.
We take information from the evaluation and informal observation from the child’s tutor to constantly adjust the lessons. We spend hours everyday creating and planning specific lessons for your child. We also analyze the latest research to determine new or different areas that may need attention.
We only refer to specific professionals within the Tulsa area that are especially equipped to diagnose or assist in an individual child’s needs. We commonly refer our clients to child psychologists, developmental pediatricians, ophthalmologists, child development specialists, occupational therapists, and speech and language pathologists. Referral to the correct professional is critical.
Yes, we have tutored many children with dyslexia. Our program is designed for children with learning challenges such as dyslexia and ADHD. With a detailed report from a child psychologist, we can tailor the child’s program to fit his or her individual needs. Dyslexia can be overcome, not cured.