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The Best English Tutors in Atherton, CA

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Leon B.
200/hour

Near Atherton, CA

I'm *NOT* your TYPICAL TUTOR | Internationally Renowned

You're busy but you're also looking for the perfect tutor so here's all you really need to know about me: 1) I've been teaching and tutoring since I was 16 years old 2) I went to Stanford University and I love academics 3) I'm an international DJ and social media influencer which allows me to quickly connect with... read more

200/hour
5.0 (12)
19 hours tutoring
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You're busy but you're also looking for the perfect tutor so here's all you really need to know about me: 1) I've been teaching and tutoring since I was 16 years old 2) I went to Stanford University and I love academics 3) I'm an international DJ and social media influencer which allows me to quickly connect with... read more

Michael M.
80/hour

Near Atherton, CA

30+ years experience – Middle School math through Pre-Calculus

Mastering the basics of using the English language is essential for any student, or any speaker of another language who hopes to be gainfully employed. I am competent in teaching writing, grammar, punctuation, vocabulary, syntax and spelling. read more

80/hour
4.8 (18)
68 hours tutoring
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Mastering the basics of using the English language is essential for any student, or any speaker of another language who hopes to be gainfully employed. I am competent in teaching writing, grammar, punctuation, vocabulary, syntax and spelling. read more

Frank B.
50/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Retired Attorney, Practicing Short Story Writer and Novelist

I am a 67 year old retired attorney, one time public defender, later prosecutor, appellate litigator (death penalty defense before the California Supreme Court), entrepreneurial lawyer - lots of stuff. I am also a working writer, with a couple of short stories going strong on Amazon (30,000 plus sales) and two novels.... read more

50/hour
5.0 (35)
113 hours tutoring
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I am a 67 year old retired attorney, one time public defender, later prosecutor, appellate litigator (death penalty defense before the California Supreme Court), entrepreneurial lawyer - lots of stuff. I am also a working writer, with a couple of short stories going strong on Amazon (30,000 plus sales) and two novels.... read more

Sophia B.
55/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Effective Editor & Writing Tutor for Essay Reviews and Tutoring

The following services are provided: - Review and editing of essays, written reports, proposals, research briefs, capstones, bibliographies, etc... - Direct tutoring of reading, writing, and English language skills - Reviews of resumes, cover letters, and personal statements Contact me today to schedule a... read more

55/hour
4.7 (10)
44 hours tutoring
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The following services are provided: - Review and editing of essays, written reports, proposals, research briefs, capstones, bibliographies, etc... - Direct tutoring of reading, writing, and English language skills - Reviews of resumes, cover letters, and personal statements Contact me today to schedule a... read more

Ruby C.
115/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Experienced, professional tutor (BS, MS, & MBA)

A newspaper contributor and certified financial planner, I am also a prior chemistry and biology researcher at Stanford University & UCSF with years of academic coaching experience. My name is also on 5 scientific publications on Pubmed, a national database of biomedical and life science journal literature. My... read more

115/hour
1 hours tutoring
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A newspaper contributor and certified financial planner, I am also a prior chemistry and biology researcher at Stanford University & UCSF with years of academic coaching experience. My name is also on 5 scientific publications on Pubmed, a national database of biomedical and life science journal literature. My... read more

Panchapagesan R.
50/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Patient and knowledgeable math teacher

I have lot of experience in working with English I love English lit reading and writing I have been teaching at SAT levels for 4 years read more

50/hour
4.5 (65)
161 hours tutoring
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I have lot of experience in working with English I love English lit reading and writing I have been teaching at SAT levels for 4 years read more

Melody P.
120/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Engaging Writing & Public Speaking Teacher

I teach English, study strategies, and environmental racism at Holy Names University. I cover reading, writing, critical thinking, and public speaking. I received my Masters in English: Creative Writing with additional certificates in the Teaching of Composition (English) and Teaching Post-Secondary... read more

120/hour
4.8 (178)
355 hours tutoring English out of 781 hours
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I teach English, study strategies, and environmental racism at Holy Names University. I cover reading, writing, critical thinking, and public speaking. I received my Masters in English: Creative Writing with additional certificates in the Teaching of Composition (English) and Teaching Post-Secondary... read more

Alain F.
55/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Native speaker for French and Master in Science Grad for Math!

Furthermore, with 31 other pupils, selected for their aptitude and eagerness to learn, I was part of the first bilingual class in the country, French/Dutch. Later I learnt to speak English, Italian and German. From my last years in high school and my university years till today, I built a very broad... read more

55/hour
5.0 (704)
10 hours tutoring English out of 2,111 hours
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Furthermore, with 31 other pupils, selected for their aptitude and eagerness to learn, I was part of the first bilingual class in the country, French/Dutch. Later I learnt to speak English, Italian and German. From my last years in high school and my university years till today, I built a very broad... read more

Aric F.
100/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Stanford-educated Active-Learning Tutor for Math, Spanish, SAT + More

The ACT English section is specifically designed to test reasoning skills and critical thinking rather than prior knowledge. This can make preparing for the exam seem like an elusive task - it is much easier to measure concrete progress when memorizing vocabulary flashcards than working on word-choice and fluency... read more

100/hour
5.0 (74)
2 hours tutoring English out of 278 hours
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The ACT English section is specifically designed to test reasoning skills and critical thinking rather than prior knowledge. This can make preparing for the exam seem like an elusive task - it is much easier to measure concrete progress when memorizing vocabulary flashcards than working on word-choice and fluency... read more

Donald G.
245/hour

Near Atherton, CA

Silicon Valley Exc; Berkeley, Stanford; U of Chicago

...presentations as well as written data sheets, blog posts, ad copy, and probably a couple million e-mails. I believe I can significantly improve your technical/business English resulting in confident communications, discussions and meetings; powerful presentations; compelling business writing, and winning negotiations. Let me help ... read more

245/hour
5.0 (6)
46 hours tutoring English out of 48 hours
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...presentations as well as written data sheets, blog posts, ad copy, and probably a couple million e-mails. I believe I can significantly improve your technical/business English resulting in confident communications, discussions and meetings; powerful presentations; compelling business writing, and winning negotiations. Let me help ... read more

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