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Eric B.

English, Writing, & Social Science Tutor with Teaching Experience

Cupertino, CA (95015)

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Hello, parents and students. My name is Eric, and I love to teach. I have a BA in Modern Literature from UC Santa Cruz, and 76.5 units of post-graduate work towards a Masters in Education from National University. I have over 500 hours of real-world teaching experience at the high school level as a substitute, coach, and student-teacher. I love history and writing, and I know the key to being an effective teacher is engaging one's students.

I am currently credentialed by California as a substitute teacher. I have passed the CBEST, as well as the CSET for Social Science.

I specialize in helping middle and high school students with History, Government, Geography, Psychology, English, and Creative Writing. I work with students to manage their time, improve their academic skills, and complete challenging assignments.

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Eric’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading
Baseball, Soccer
English, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
American History, Geography, Government & Politics, Social Studies, World History
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

American History

I have passed the Social Science CSET, which qualifies me to teach subjects such as US History, World History, & Government at the middle school and high school level. I have classroom experience as a US History & Psychology instructor, including curriculum development and lesson planning. I have tutored students at home in both US and World History, and helped them prepare for tests and complete essay assignments.


I work with middle and high school students to improve their writing in multiple formats (traditional English essays, literary analysis, and SAT preparation). I also work with students to improve their grammar, spelling, and vocabulary skills. Additionally, I help students identify themes and literary devices in fiction and poetry, and work with students to improve their reading comprehension.

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University of California, Santa Cruz (Modern Literature)

National University (Enrolled)

Very thorough, patient, and helpful Eric has tutored for almost 4 weeks now, and he is wonderful. He has helped my son in essay writing, analysis of poetry. He is precise, polite on time, and very helpful. I would recommend him to anyone who needs help in English/writing. ...

— Vaji from San Jose, CA on 11/11/12);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $65.00

Cancellation: 4 hours notice required

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Eric will travel within 40 miles of Cupertino, CA 95014.

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