Tutors

Decoding Dyslexia North Carolina does not officially endorse any of these resources. This information is being provided as a parent resource. Many parents have found these resources to be useful in their journey to learn more about dyslexia and how to better advocate for their children.

See the IDA Factsheet for Evaluating Education Professional for questions to ask your tutor. Always research and ask for references.

Certified Barton Tutors & Specialists

    Asheville

  • Kelli Castro, 828-553-1429
  • Leah Burnett, 828-713-2394, Certified at the Masters Level

Cary

  • Jennifer Edmondson, 919-606-6728

Chapel Hill

Charlotte

  • Stephanie L. DeGange, 803-328-2724, In Rock Hill SC, only 30 minutes from Charlotte
  • Molly L. Kendrick, 704-472-2502

Charlotte – South

  • Gretchen Cheney, 980-328-5957

Clayton

  • Amanda Brethauer, 919-744-6380

Goldsboro

  • Amy Wells, Wayne Christian School, 919-735-5605, Tutoring available to all

Greensboro

  • Dawn Johnson, 336-509-1004

Lenoir

  • Beth Vonnegut, 828-638-8066

     Lexington

  • Megan Hartman, 336-470-8193

     Morrisville/Cary

  • Jan Tussey, 501-258-8942,  Jtussey@sbcglobal.net, Certified Barton Tutor

Raleigh

  • Lisa Durham, 919-539-6950

Raleigh/Zebulon

  • Jennifer Byrd, byrdtutoring.com , jennifer@byrdtutoring.com, 919-375-4541 (certified Barton Tutor for Levels 1-3 & attended the 6 day Barton seminar on how to screen for dyslexia)

Weaverville

  • Leah Burnett, 828-713-2394, Certified at the Masters Level

Winston-Salem

  • Janice Garling, 336-784-5079
  • Marsha Kunkel, 336-817-3125

Certified Wilson & Orton-Gillingham Tutors

     Asheville

     Carolina Shores/Ocean Isle Area

  • Monica Miele, 732-245-1957, Certified Levels 1 and 2 Wilson Reading Instructor, 13 years of experience teaching dyslexic students (kindergarten to adults), Can Facetime and Skype, References available on request

     Cary

  • Heather Chapman, wilsonreadingteacher@gmail.com, Certified Wilson Reading Specialist, 10 years experience, references available

    Chapel Hill

  • Christine Bryan, 609-412-0884, chrissybryant@comcast.net, Wilson Certified, 25 years teaching experience (Triangle area)

    Charlotte

  • Megan Forrest, megan_forrest@hotmail.com, 704-906-1579, Certified Wilson Reading Specialist, Orton-Gillingham training, Charlotte-Mecklenburg School tutor, works with students K-12, located in South Charlotte area
  • Xochitl Arenas, xochyarenas@aol.com, Wilson Dyslexia Specialist, English Language Arts Instructor with 15 years of experience, bilingual, (Charlotte, Gastonia, Huntersville, Concord, Rock Hill)
  • Marsha Hurd, 704-992-9504, cell 336-209-0956, Marshahurd@gmail.com, Masters in Education w/ 24 years experience in Special Education, Specializes in teaching reading with Wilson Language Program, Wilson certified Marshahurdtutoring.com
    (North Charlotte)
  • Jennie Roberts; M. Ed, jennie@openmindliteracy.com, Certified Orton-Gillingham instructor, Masters of Education in Reading (Southpark, Dilworth, Myers Park, Eastover & Cotswold)
  • Pam James, 704-906-6097, 10 years Orton-Gillingham experience, www.PamsReading.com, 8001 Raintree Lane Suite 102 Charlotte NC  28277
  • Laura Freeman, laurabfreeman@me.com704-408-4588, 7 years experience
    Certified as Orton-Gillingham Associate and Classroom Educator through Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (AOGPE), IDA Certified Dyslexia Specialist

     Emerald Isle

  • Kathy Russell, magnolia.ranch@yahoo.com, Certified Wilson Reading Practitioner with 23 years teaching experience

     Garner

  • Kim Connors 919-521-2630, Certified Wilson Reading Tutor

Greensboro

Holly Springs

  • Leslie Rosenberg, 919-557-4727, www.waketutoring.com, Multisensory and Orton- Gillingham language programs with therapeutic methods, treats and advocates for Dyslexic and Dysgraphic students (conveniently located to Apex, Fuquay Varina, Cary & Raleigh)

Jacksonville

Manteo

  • Kate MacKillop, 252-305-8074 Educational Consulting, Certified Wilson Trainer, Remote tutoring via the internet

     Mooresville

  • Susan B. McDonald, Reading Specialist, 910-393-9681
    Lakeshore Learning Solutions
    Mooresville, NC. 28117
     Knightdale/Zubulan
  • Florence Mineo, 917-670-7540, mineo2462@aol.com Certified Wilson Reading Instructor with a Master’s Degree in Literacy/Reading
     Raleigh
  1. Leslie Keagy, 919-457-2100, www.strategictutor.com Wilson Certified, availability during the day for track out and home schooled students,  (Apex, Cary & Raleigh)

    Wilmington

  • April Coggins, 910-279-7143, www.BrightMindsTutoringNC.com
    108 N Kerr Avenue Unit F-4
    Wilmington NC 28405
    BrightMinds also has a free resource library filled with books on Learning Disabilities.

    Wilson

  • Lou Ann Peterson, 252-281-3360, wpete41815@aol.com, Associate level Certification from Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (AGOPE), Wilson training

Certified by: Institute for Multi-Sensory Education

Charlotte

  • Linda William, 704-996-9600 or carolinadyslexia@gmail.com


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