Hill Tutoring serves families across the region with both individual tutoring and small-group classes that are built upon research, individualized instruction, and successful teaching techniques. Throughout the year we offer tutoring in Reading, Writing, Math, and Executive Function. Hill Tutoring also offers Keyboarding small-group classes in the summer. Once we receive your tutoring application, we provide a customized match with a tutor who best meets your child’s specific educational and scheduling needs. Your child meets with the same tutor each session, ensuring consistent instruction and fostering a strong relationship with each family. Hill Tutors enthusiastically work toward the goal of helping each student reach his or her full potential.
What subjects does Hill Tutoring offer?
Methodology and content reading tutoring are available for students in grades K-12.
Based on the Orton-Gillingham approach, the HillRAP reading methodology provides multisensory, systematic instruction for those needing support with foundational reading skills. Students learn units of sound, common sound patterns, syllable rules, and how to apply this knowledge to decode words. Additionally, instruction focuses on developing reading fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension skills.
For students seeking reading content support, Hill Tutors provide course content support embedded with research-based strategies to help students with current and future school work.
Methodology and content writing tutoring are available for students in grades K-12.
The HillWrite methodology provides multisensory, systematic instruction for those needing support with foundational writing skills. Hill Tutors focus on improving a student’s writing by targeting instruction on learning to spell by connecting sounds with letters and learning common spelling rules. Students are taught grammar and handwriting, as applicable, as well as strategies for note taking and writing compositions. Writing instruction focuses on the writer’s workshop model of progressing from initial steps of brainstorming and ordering ideas to a rough draft, edits and revisions, and a final product.
For students seeking writing content support, Hill Tutors provide course content support embedded with research-based strategies to help students with current and future school work.
Methodology and content math tutoring are available for students in grades K-12.
The HillMath methodology provides multisensory, systematic instruction for those needing support with fundamental math skills. Hill Tutors focus instruction on strengthening a student’s mathematical foundation through research-based strategies and activities designed to increase number sense, fact fluency, problem solving, and understanding of curricular math topics. A CRA (concrete-representational-abstract) approach is utilized to help students progress from understanding concepts using hands-on activities and manipulatives to more abstract representations that include numbers, expressions, and equations.
For students seeking math content support, Hill Tutors provide course content support embedded with research-based strategies to help students with current and future school work.
Executive Function Coaching is available through classes for students in grades 6-12.
Hill Learning Center’s Executive Function Coaching teaches students study skills and research-based strategies related to organization, following directions, focus, notetaking, test prep, self-advocacy, goal setting, and more that they can apply to current and future school work.
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Hill Tutoring serves students in grades K - 12 in reading, writing, math, and study skills.
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I can't say enough about how terrific our experience has been in working with Hill Tutoring. They have been tracking my child's progress, providing feedback, and have been a positive influence that has resulted in great progress for our child.
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The methods Hill uses are so effective, and the support that you give helped her feel more confident where before she was feeling so frustrated about school.