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Monica R. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Monica R.
40/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Experienced Educator and Mentor Specialized in Spanish and Writing

I have studied every grammar rule, studied accent rules, written several essays, and read extensively. I have been a peer editor and tutor to peers in college, peers who have achieved "As". In addition to Spanish, I was trained to be a writer and proofreader for English essays. For grammar... See Monica's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (12)
71 hours tutoring
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I have studied every grammar rule, studied accent rules, written several essays, and read extensively. I have been a peer editor and tutor to peers in college, peers who have achieved "As". In addition to Spanish, I was trained to be a writer and proofreader for English essays. For grammar... See Monica's full profile

John B. Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
100/hour

Alameda, CA

Stanford Grad with Vanderbilt JD for Editing, Grammar, Composition

... as well. I focus, especially, in both my editing and instruction, on helping you learn how to best convey your intended meaning – from the sentence- to the essay- and thesis-level – in the most effective manner possible in terms of grammar, vocabulary, compositional style, organization, and otherwise. I clearly show all... See John's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (45)
146 hours tutoring
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... as well. I focus, especially, in both my editing and instruction, on helping you learn how to best convey your intended meaning – from the sentence- to the essay- and thesis-level – in the most effective manner possible in terms of grammar, vocabulary, compositional style, organization, and otherwise. I clearly show all... See John's full profile

Harmony S. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Harmony S.
50/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Engaging, UCLA-Educated Teacher with M.Ed

I received both my bachelors and masters from UCLA, and naturally, I was required to do a great deal of writing. When I teach students to write, I help them see the "patterns" one finds in an essay. Similar to a fractal, each paragraph of the essay is like a small version of the larger... See Harmony's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (33)
79 hours tutoring
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I received both my bachelors and masters from UCLA, and naturally, I was required to do a great deal of writing. When I teach students to write, I help them see the "patterns" one finds in an essay. Similar to a fractal, each paragraph of the essay is like a small version of the larger... See Harmony's full profile

Anna L. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna L.
100/hour

Near Alameda, CA

College & Prep School Essay Writing Coach, Northwestern/Exeter Grad

I guide students in crafting absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that consistently amaze admissions committees. Every year, my students gain admission to the top universities and prep schools. I ensure that the message conveyed in any essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence... See Anna's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (169)
461 hours tutoring
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I guide students in crafting absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that consistently amaze admissions committees. Every year, my students gain admission to the top universities and prep schools. I ensure that the message conveyed in any essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence... See Anna's full profile

Jessica M. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jessica M.
120/hour

Near Alameda, CA

100th Percentile MCAT Scorer and Thoughtful Tutor

I graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a major in Medicine, Health, and Society and a minor in Earth and Environmental Sciences. I have one year of tutoring experience and two years of application essay editing experience. In the past, I have helped people with English, chemistry, math, and... See Jessica's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (13)
65 hours tutoring
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I graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a major in Medicine, Health, and Society and a minor in Earth and Environmental Sciences. I have one year of tutoring experience and two years of application essay editing experience. In the past, I have helped people with English, chemistry, math, and... See Jessica's full profile

Pio T. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Pio T.
50/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Stanford Graduate and Experienced Tutor

I've worked with high school juniors and seniors through every step of the college application process, from deciding which colleges are the best fit for them to writing essays and personal statements that best highlight their unique set of academic strengths and life experiences. I know how to push students... See Pio's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring
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I've worked with high school juniors and seniors through every step of the college application process, from deciding which colleges are the best fit for them to writing essays and personal statements that best highlight their unique set of academic strengths and life experiences. I know how to push students... See Pio's full profile

John T. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John T.
30/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Former Professor Edits Non-Fiction and Tutors English and German

If you are studying a subject like literature, philosophy, history, or political science, I can help you improve your •essay or research paper •conference presentation •journal article •Master's thesis •Ph.D. dissertation EDITING AND PROOFREADING - I edit and proofread a wide range of documents.... See John's full profile

30/hour
4.7 (47)
213 hours tutoring
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If you are studying a subject like literature, philosophy, history, or political science, I can help you improve your •essay or research paper •conference presentation •journal article •Master's thesis •Ph.D. dissertation EDITING AND PROOFREADING - I edit and proofread a wide range of documents.... See John's full profile

Richard A. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard A.
130/hour

Near Alameda, CA

A Seasoned English Tutor who Received Perfect AP English Exam Scores

I received a perfect score of "5" on both the AP English Language and Literature exams. Essay writing is a key expertise of mine -- I help students from the initial phases of brainstorming and outlining through the revising of essay drafts. I help students craft well-written, powerful... See Richard's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (469)
1,617 hours tutoring
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I received a perfect score of "5" on both the AP English Language and Literature exams. Essay writing is a key expertise of mine -- I help students from the initial phases of brainstorming and outlining through the revising of essay drafts. I help students craft well-written, powerful... See Richard's full profile

Michael S. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael S.
75/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Experienced English teacher of 17 years. B.A. and M.A. in English

Specific areas I can help: - ACT English and Reading - SAT Writing & Language and Reading - AP English Language: Rhetorical Analysis, Synthesis Essay, or multiple-choice - AP English Literature: essays or multiple-choice - Any English class assignments - Vocabulary and grammar - Essay... See Michael's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (118)
339 hours tutoring
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Specific areas I can help: - ACT English and Reading - SAT Writing & Language and Reading - AP English Language: Rhetorical Analysis, Synthesis Essay, or multiple-choice - AP English Literature: essays or multiple-choice - Any English class assignments - Vocabulary and grammar - Essay... See Michael's full profile

Sohini H. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sohini H.
50/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Strong writer with years of experience and straight A's

A's/A+'s on every essay I submitted at UCLA. A selection of these classes are as follows: Introduction to Shakespeare Gender, Fantasy, and Embodiment Introduction to Buddhism LGBTQ Pop Music in the 20th Century Philosophy and the Ways of Knowing Science Medical Genetics Holocaust in Film and... See Sohini's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (39)
63 hours tutoring
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A's/A+'s on every essay I submitted at UCLA. A selection of these classes are as follows: Introduction to Shakespeare Gender, Fantasy, and Embodiment Introduction to Buddhism LGBTQ Pop Music in the 20th Century Philosophy and the Ways of Knowing Science Medical Genetics Holocaust in Film and... See Sohini's full profile

Amy N. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amy N.
70/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Writing and English tutor who also specializes in job interview prep

With my legal training and educational background, I have expertise in English, writing, editing, grammar, and reading. In addition to editing and writing essays/papers, I am also experienced in writing and editing resumes, college/grad school admissions essays, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles,... See Amy's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (18)
48 hours tutoring
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With my legal training and educational background, I have expertise in English, writing, editing, grammar, and reading. In addition to editing and writing essays/papers, I am also experienced in writing and editing resumes, college/grad school admissions essays, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles,... See Amy's full profile

Susannah W. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Susannah W.
35/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Improve Your Writing & Analysis Skills!

I have an in-depth knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and writing techniques: I use techniques practiced by the UC Berkeley English department for writing research essays, creative nonfiction or personal essays. I also teach how to analyze and interpret literature or poetry in ways that relate to real life.... See Susannah's full profile

35/hour
4.8 (203)
575 hours tutoring
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I have an in-depth knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and writing techniques: I use techniques practiced by the UC Berkeley English department for writing research essays, creative nonfiction or personal essays. I also teach how to analyze and interpret literature or poetry in ways that relate to real life.... See Susannah's full profile

David M. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David M.
45/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Experienced Writer and Editor with 6+ years of Teaching Experience

I possess a BA in English with a minor in Creative Writing from Cal State East Bay. I have been teaching the writing process to high school and college students for several years now and have an eye for detail in proofreading essays. I will use my experiences to help you polish your academic paper until it shines... See David's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (754)
2,503 hours tutoring
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I possess a BA in English with a minor in Creative Writing from Cal State East Bay. I have been teaching the writing process to high school and college students for several years now and have an eye for detail in proofreading essays. I will use my experiences to help you polish your academic paper until it shines... See David's full profile

Ellie S. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ellie S.
75/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Very Experienced SAT Tutor

I have also tutored for the SAT for more than twenty years, and most students raise their SAT scores by around 300 points. I can provide recommendations from parents and students. I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays... See Ellie's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (39)
257 hours tutoring
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I have also tutored for the SAT for more than twenty years, and most students raise their SAT scores by around 300 points. I can provide recommendations from parents and students. I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays... See Ellie's full profile

Anna H. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna H.
90/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Bachelor's in Psychology 3.96 GPA; Adept at Research Methods/Essays

I received my Bachelor's of Arts in Psychology in 2016 from the University of California Davis. There, I was awarded Outstanding Performance Citation and a Departmental Citation for my 3.96 major GPA and for my contributions to the psychology department as the president of both the Undergraduate Psychology Association... See Anna's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (295)
1,020 hours tutoring
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I received my Bachelor's of Arts in Psychology in 2016 from the University of California Davis. There, I was awarded Outstanding Performance Citation and a Departmental Citation for my 3.96 major GPA and for my contributions to the psychology department as the president of both the Undergraduate Psychology Association... See Anna's full profile

SungSoo C. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
SungSoo C.
150/hour

Near Alameda, CA

MIT grad and SAT prep expert

I help my students master the SAT Writing including the optional Essay. I personally scored in the 99th percentile on both the PSAT and SAT and was a Presidential Scholar Finalist. See SungSoo's full profile

150/hour
4.9 (12)
47 hours tutoring
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I help my students master the SAT Writing including the optional Essay. I personally scored in the 99th percentile on both the PSAT and SAT and was a Presidential Scholar Finalist. See SungSoo's full profile

Cassie C. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cassie C.
120/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Write an A paper or prep for your exam with a neuroscientist

- Published author of the National Strength and Conditioning Association's latest textbook "Fundamentals of Sports Science" - Received honors for my written thesis in Neuroscience at Tufts University - Have 8+ years of experience helping private clients edit their essays and improve their general... See Cassie's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (45)
117 hours tutoring
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- Published author of the National Strength and Conditioning Association's latest textbook "Fundamentals of Sports Science" - Received honors for my written thesis in Neuroscience at Tufts University - Have 8+ years of experience helping private clients edit their essays and improve their general... See Cassie's full profile

Marie F. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marie F.
60/hour

Near Alameda, CA

I Passed the CBEST and I Can Help You Pass Too!

As your tutor, I will show you several strategies for quickly and correctly responding to the multiple-choice questions. I can also coach you in writing techniques for the essay section, with an emphasis on writing speed, clarity and appropriate style. Your CBEST essays are graded on their degree of... See Marie's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (322)
1,611 hours tutoring
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As your tutor, I will show you several strategies for quickly and correctly responding to the multiple-choice questions. I can also coach you in writing techniques for the essay section, with an emphasis on writing speed, clarity and appropriate style. Your CBEST essays are graded on their degree of... See Marie's full profile

Robert M. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert M.
85/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Published multi-genre writing expert with 7+ years teaching experience

I've taught English for five years, hold Waldorf certification and finished my M.Ed. coursework including writing instruction classes, and have published dozens of poems and essays in a number of venues. But more importantly, I have an enthusiasm for language that sings that rubs off on my students, and a... See Robert's full profile

85/hour
4.6 (19)
55 hours tutoring
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I've taught English for five years, hold Waldorf certification and finished my M.Ed. coursework including writing instruction classes, and have published dozens of poems and essays in a number of venues. But more importantly, I have an enthusiasm for language that sings that rubs off on my students, and a... See Robert's full profile

Peter F. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Peter F.
45/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Furthering K-12 Education Outside The Classroom Walls

I lead one-to-one discussions with each of my students based on the literary elements of the learned material at hand to help them improve their overall comprehension of the content covered. I give my students routine assignments in the areas of sets of math exercises to complete, essays to write, and books of... See Peter's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (365)
2,064 hours tutoring
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I lead one-to-one discussions with each of my students based on the literary elements of the learned material at hand to help them improve their overall comprehension of the content covered. I give my students routine assignments in the areas of sets of math exercises to complete, essays to write, and books of... See Peter's full profile

Guillaume F. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Guillaume F.
65/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Exceptional college English tutor for native and ESOL students

20+ years tutoring and teaching English. Native, ESOL, essays, grammar, style, research, style, academic English, creative writing, communication See Guillaume's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (14)
26 hours tutoring
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20+ years tutoring and teaching English. Native, ESOL, essays, grammar, style, research, style, academic English, creative writing, communication See Guillaume's full profile

Judith N. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Judith N.
80/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Essay/Writing help from former scorer of SAT Essay Exam

I connect with each student, explore their thoughts and experiences with them, and help them turn those thoughts and experiences into a solid essay or report, adapting to a given question/topic if necessary. We continue to refine the story/essay until it's more than solid -- it's a gem.... See Judith's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (195)
401 hours tutoring
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I connect with each student, explore their thoughts and experiences with them, and help them turn those thoughts and experiences into a solid essay or report, adapting to a given question/topic if necessary. We continue to refine the story/essay until it's more than solid -- it's a gem.... See Judith's full profile

Smitha K. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Smitha K.
60/hour

Near Alameda, CA

College Counseling, Psychology, & Math Tutoring Expert

I have at one point raised my GRE score about 20 points giving me the opportunity to be an extremely competitive student. Given the opportunity to work with you or your child I will work with you to help improve your scores, essays, and make you the best possible candidate to get into the university of your dreams! See Smitha's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring
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I have at one point raised my GRE score about 20 points giving me the opportunity to be an extremely competitive student. Given the opportunity to work with you or your child I will work with you to help improve your scores, essays, and make you the best possible candidate to get into the university of your dreams! See Smitha's full profile

Jim L. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim L.
64/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Personable, effective English, Math and Science Tutor

I've been a writer for twenty years, comfortable in many motifs, and well skilled in teaching writing. I raised an award winning writer, and have experience writing technical, persuasive, expository, and argumentative essays. I teach a writing module for exiting high school seniors in China who are... See Jim's full profile

64/hour
4.9 (2094)
6,848 hours tutoring
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I've been a writer for twenty years, comfortable in many motifs, and well skilled in teaching writing. I raised an award winning writer, and have experience writing technical, persuasive, expository, and argumentative essays. I teach a writing module for exiting high school seniors in China who are... See Jim's full profile

Michael H. Near Alameda, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael H.
40/hour

Near Alameda, CA

Bioengineer + Writer Specializing in Math/Writing/Biology

Additionally, as bioengineering major and English major, I've done many review sessions on STEM material including, biology, chemistry, and writing workshops for drafting and editing essays. I strive to make learning a fun experience that truly fits each student and helps them reach their goals. I am... See Michael's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (7)
20 hours tutoring
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Additionally, as bioengineering major and English major, I've done many review sessions on STEM material including, biology, chemistry, and writing workshops for drafting and editing essays. I strive to make learning a fun experience that truly fits each student and helps them reach their goals. I am... See Michael's full profile

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