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26 Akron private English tutors / Find the best local English tutor in Akron

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Laura M.
30/hour

Near Akron, OH

"Write" Tutor for You!

With 22 years of experience teaching all grades, I have come to learn the tricks of the trade and can truly help you reach any academic goal you on which you have your mind set. Every teacher has their "niche" in the world of education. Mine love is English/Language. Helping students break down... read more

30/hour
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With 22 years of experience teaching all grades, I have come to learn the tricks of the trade and can truly help you reach any academic goal you on which you have your mind set. Every teacher has their "niche" in the world of education. Mine love is English/Language. Helping students break down... read more

Lisa V.
45/hour

Near Akron, OH

Braille Transcriber and Tutor

Hello, I am a Braille transcriber and tutor with a master's degree in English. I work with blind students and deaf students at a large state university. I possess literary certification in Braille from the National Federation of the Blind and can produce tactile graphics as well. My passion is literacy.... read more

45/hour
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Hello, I am a Braille transcriber and tutor with a master's degree in English. I work with blind students and deaf students at a large state university. I possess literary certification in Braille from the National Federation of the Blind and can produce tactile graphics as well. My passion is literacy.... read more

Sara S.
50/hour

Near Akron, OH

RN, BSN in Ohio- looking to help you succeed in nursing, too!

Hello, my name is Sara. I am an RN, BSN in the state of Ohio. I have recently decided to take on some online tutoring to help the next generation of nursing students grow in success, knowledge, and confidence. I completed my associate's degree in nursing in 2013 at a local college in Akron first. Going through a fast... read more

50/hour
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Hello, my name is Sara. I am an RN, BSN in the state of Ohio. I have recently decided to take on some online tutoring to help the next generation of nursing students grow in success, knowledge, and confidence. I completed my associate's degree in nursing in 2013 at a local college in Akron first. Going through a fast... read more

Rebecca B.
50/hour

Near Akron, OH

Your tutoring professional for writing, grammar, literature, ACT/SAT

I scored a perfect 36 on the English portion of the ACT when I took it before starting my undergraduate degree. In addition, I have extensive training in English writing and grammar, as well as reading comprehension. I have had several students improve their scores after working with me regularly and... read more

50/hour
5.0 (66)
90 hours tutoring English out of 273 hours
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I scored a perfect 36 on the English portion of the ACT when I took it before starting my undergraduate degree. In addition, I have extensive training in English writing and grammar, as well as reading comprehension. I have had several students improve their scores after working with me regularly and... read more

Kathy W.
35/hour

Near Akron, OH

My love for children has reached far through my life....

I understand it can be difficult for my students. While I empathize, I let them know they can do the work and achieve, increasing their self esteem. I have worked with English teachers and students from 9th to 12th grade. read more

35/hour
4.9 (33)
119 hours tutoring
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I understand it can be difficult for my students. While I empathize, I let them know they can do the work and achieve, increasing their self esteem. I have worked with English teachers and students from 9th to 12th grade. read more

Amy M.
70/hour

Near Akron, OH

Math/Science and ACT/SAT Tutor

I tutor for ACT and SAT preparation, and my students have always seen at least a 3 point increase in their score after working with me. I also have experience with tutoring AP English courses. I work on test preparation skills as well. I look forward to working with you! I have over ten years experience... read more

70/hour
5.0 (146)
530 hours tutoring
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I tutor for ACT and SAT preparation, and my students have always seen at least a 3 point increase in their score after working with me. I also have experience with tutoring AP English courses. I work on test preparation skills as well. I look forward to working with you! I have over ten years experience... read more

Devon A.
45/hour

Near Akron, OH

Certified Professional Tutor wants to help you!

I teach English at a local community college and am more than ready to help your child(ren) in any area of English he or she may need a hand in. Thanks! read more

45/hour
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I teach English at a local community college and am more than ready to help your child(ren) in any area of English he or she may need a hand in. Thanks! read more

Sarah T.
30/hour

Near Akron, OH

Hi, I'm Sarah, an Honors student enrolled at KSU who loves education.

I am enrolled in the Honors College at Kent, and recently made the Dean’s List! I love the world of education, as well as helping others find their way through it. :-) My strong suits are History, Language Arts, English, Reading / Writing / Proofreading, and Art. I recently finished my Honors... read more

30/hour
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I am enrolled in the Honors College at Kent, and recently made the Dean’s List! I love the world of education, as well as helping others find their way through it. :-) My strong suits are History, Language Arts, English, Reading / Writing / Proofreading, and Art. I recently finished my Honors... read more

Chris T.
50/hour

Near Akron, OH

Experienced ESL University Teaching in China

My specific focus is on Chinese speakers of English, but all other languages are encouraged! My expertise is mostly focused on writing for academic purposes from high school to PHD level. My specific speciality is on how think more effectively in English by through teaching ideas, structure and... read more

50/hour
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My specific focus is on Chinese speakers of English, but all other languages are encouraged! My expertise is mostly focused on writing for academic purposes from high school to PHD level. My specific speciality is on how think more effectively in English by through teaching ideas, structure and... read more

Elizabeth D.
35/hour

Near Akron, OH

BA in English Literature

I have a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and have experience editing essays and papers and assisting students of different ages with their writing skills. read more

35/hour
5.0 (169)
20 hours tutoring English out of 489 hours
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I have a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and have experience editing essays and papers and assisting students of different ages with their writing skills. read more

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