Frequently asked questions


Can my child be tested for dyslexia?

Your child likely has a right to a dyslexia assessment that the local school will pay for (even if your child is home schooled). We recomend contacting a dyslexia advocacy group in your state for advice and assistance to confirm rights and procedures in your area.

Does Sounds First work for dyslexic students?

Yes! Sounds First is a great solution for dyslexic students.

Private Tutoring

How much does tutoring cost?

$30 a session. The first session is an assessment that lasts 20-40 minutes. All other sessions are 50 minutes. There are two sessions a week.

How do I pay for the sessions?

You can pay every week ($60 per week) or every month ($240 per month). You pay online with a credit or debit card. Payments are due prior to the start of sessions.

How long does tutoring usually last?

The amount of time tutoring lasts varies according to the needs and circumstances of each student. We typically work with students for 2-5 years.

English Language Learners

Can Sounds First assist ELL students?

Yes! Sounds First is a great tool for ELL students.