Reading and Writing Tutor for Garden City, NY and Surrounding Areas

Dr. Mazza’s private office is conveniently located in the heart of Garden City of Hempstead, NY with ample parking and handicap accessibility. Services are available weekday afternoons, evenings, and Saturdays which include private 1-to-1, 60-minute sessions.

Her expertise as an educator has provided her with the ability to offer diverse and effective services. While the fundamental mission behind her services is remediation of areas of need, Dr. Mazza’s offers proven excellence in the following areas:

Reading Issues

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Decoding
  • Phonics
  • Spelling
  • Vocabulary Building
  • Task Focusing on Reading
  • Critical Reading, developing a deeper understanding of the text
  • Inferencing,  “reading between the lines”
  • Figurative Language – similes, metaphors, personification, hyperbole, etc.
  • Dyslexia

Organizational Coaching

(Executive Function Intervention)

  • Organizational skills
  • Study skills
  • Time management
  • Homework skills

Writing Process Issues

  • Pre-Writing Strategies – Organizers
  • Spelling
  • Brainstorming
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structure
  • Paragraph Formulation
  • Report Writing
  • Creative Writing
  • Editing

ELA Test Skills

  • Common Core Learning Standards
  • ELA Reading Standards
  • ELA Writing Standards

Evaluation Services

  • Academic testing for reading and writing issues
  • Interpretation of statistical testing data