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David B.

San Francisco, CA

$60/hr

college professor, high school teacher, published writer

college professor, high school teacher, published writer

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I enjoy working with teenagers on writing and reading skills. I hold two Master’s degrees—one in English and one in creative writing. I have over 13 years experience as a college instructor at the undergraduate and graduate levels. I currently teach English and history to juniors and seniors at a prominent Bay Area high school.

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, Classics, Geography, Government & Politics, Music History, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Music:
Music History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
English, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Yoga
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Writing

As a published writer and seasoned teacher, I have been working with students for over fifteen years. I have mentored students of all ages.

San Francisco State University (SFSU)
English
San Francisco State University (SFSU)
Master's
University of San Francisco
Other

Education

San Francisco State University (SFSU) (English)

San Francisco State University (SFSU) (Master's)

University of San Francisco (Other)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

David will travel within 40 miles of San Francisco, CA 94115.


About David

I enjoy working with teenagers on writing and reading skills. I hold two Master’s degrees—one in English and one in creative writing. I have over 13 years experience as a college instructor at the undergraduate and graduate levels. I currently teach English and history to juniors and seniors at a prominent Bay Area high school.

Education

San Francisco State University (SFSU)
English
San Francisco State University (SFSU)
Master's
University of San Francisco
Other

Education

San Francisco State University (SFSU) (English)

San Francisco State University (SFSU) (Master's)

University of San Francisco (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of San Francisco, CA 94115

David’s Subjects

English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Vocabulary, Writing
History:
American History, Classics, Geography, Government & Politics, Music History, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Music:
Music History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking
Homeschool:
English, Reading, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Sports/Recreation:
Yoga
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for David B.

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