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The Best ACT English Tutors in Berkeley, CA

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Regina R.
40/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Electrical Engineering PhD student

I'm Regina! I'm currently a graduate student in Electrical Engineering at UC Davis and work at UC Berkeley. I got my BS in Biomedical Engineering at UC Davis and worked in the bay area tech industry for several years before returning to higher education. Teachers made all the difference in my life, and I am very... read more

40/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I'm Regina! I'm currently a graduate student in Electrical Engineering at UC Davis and work at UC Berkeley. I got my BS in Biomedical Engineering at UC Davis and worked in the bay area tech industry for several years before returning to higher education. Teachers made all the difference in my life, and I am very... read more

Ellie S.
70/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Very Experienced SAT Tutor

As a university professor of the Humanities, I have taught at the university level for many years. 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... read more

70/hour
5.0 (37)
3 hours tutoring ACT English out of 231 hours
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As a university professor of the Humanities, I have taught at the university level for many years. 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... read more

Kenisha C.
63/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

English Lessons, Writing, Algebra, Reading, SAT/GRE/CBEST/CSET

My 15+ years in the educational arena--and ongoing professional development--have taught me the importance of helping students shift from lower- to higher-order thinking, which is really only coaching students to go from knowing the "what" of things to putting all those "whats" together to understand the "hows" and... read more

63/hour
5.0 (169)
39 hours tutoring ACT English out of 1,332 hours
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My 15+ years in the educational arena--and ongoing professional development--have taught me the importance of helping students shift from lower- to higher-order thinking, which is really only coaching students to go from knowing the "what" of things to putting all those "whats" together to understand the "hows" and... read more

Deeya P.
40/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Experienced Undergraduate Tutor

I am a summa cum laude senior at Tulane University majoring in Cell and Molecular Biology and Philosophy. I have over seven years of experience in tutoring, ranging from peer tutoring for Spanish, Math, Philosophy, ACT Test Prep, and writing. My teaching style focuses on setting personal goals for each student and... read more

40/hour
5.0 (36)
4 hours tutoring ACT English out of 61 hours
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I am a summa cum laude senior at Tulane University majoring in Cell and Molecular Biology and Philosophy. I have over seven years of experience in tutoring, ranging from peer tutoring for Spanish, Math, Philosophy, ACT Test Prep, and writing. My teaching style focuses on setting personal goals for each student and... read more

Darren H.
199/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Perfect-Scoring ACT Tutor

ACT English requires two skills: punctuation and vocabulary. It's similar to SAT Writing, but it doesn't have any vocabulary questions, and you get less time per problem. Punctuation is straightforward to learn. The ACT recycles the same kinds of English questions over and over again, and if you... read more

199/hour
5.0 (78)
20 hours tutoring ACT English out of 353 hours
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ACT English requires two skills: punctuation and vocabulary. It's similar to SAT Writing, but it doesn't have any vocabulary questions, and you get less time per problem. Punctuation is straightforward to learn. The ACT recycles the same kinds of English questions over and over again, and if you... read more

James P.
65/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Writing Teacher, Linguist, and History of World Thought

ACT English is about understanding the basics of grammar, punctuation, and spelling. It's about understanding how "particles" of language like adverbs and conjunctions help create transitions from one idea to another as we express ourselves in logical and subtle ways. read more

65/hour
5.0 (466)
2 hours tutoring ACT English out of 1,426 hours
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ACT English is about understanding the basics of grammar, punctuation, and spelling. It's about understanding how "particles" of language like adverbs and conjunctions help create transitions from one idea to another as we express ourselves in logical and subtle ways. read more

Stephen B.
45/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Effective, Student-Centered English Tutor

Greetings! I proudly educate as a tutor, teacher, and school administrator with state credentials. I am UC Berkeley grad with my BA in English and my MA in Educational Leadership (Principal Leadership Institute). I earned my teaching credential with Tulane University. Even though I retired early to write, I keep... read more

45/hour
5.0 (82)
74 hours tutoring ACT English out of 710 hours
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Greetings! I proudly educate as a tutor, teacher, and school administrator with state credentials. I am UC Berkeley grad with my BA in English and my MA in Educational Leadership (Principal Leadership Institute). I earned my teaching credential with Tulane University. Even though I retired early to write, I keep... read more

Susannah W.
35/hour

Berkeley, CA

Improve Your Writing & Analysis Skills!

During this difficult pandemic, I am teaching online, at a reduced rate, and am committed to helping you enjoy learning at home or in school. I am a former news reporter and grant writer with a B.A. cum laude in Classics from Harvard University. For almost 20 years, I have taught drama and creative writing for all ages... read more

35/hour
4.8 (196)
17 hours tutoring ACT English out of 563 hours
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During this difficult pandemic, I am teaching online, at a reduced rate, and am committed to helping you enjoy learning at home or in school. I am a former news reporter and grant writer with a B.A. cum laude in Classics from Harvard University. For almost 20 years, I have taught drama and creative writing for all ages... read more

Donna Ann P.
38/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Experienced English Tutor: Essays, Term Paper Emergencies, and ESL

I have been teaching foreign and American students English, essay writing, literature, and grammar for over 7 years. Need late night help with an English literature essay, term paper, college entrance essay or grammar homework? I can help. I have Skype and can tutor remotely or in San Francisco. I have a B.A. degree... read more

38/hour
4.9 (846)
66 hours tutoring ACT English out of 2,971 hours
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I have been teaching foreign and American students English, essay writing, literature, and grammar for over 7 years. Need late night help with an English literature essay, term paper, college entrance essay or grammar homework? I can help. I have Skype and can tutor remotely or in San Francisco. I have a B.A. degree... read more

Nick A.
160/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

(Fully Vaccinated!) Stanford Grad - Math, Science, and Test-Prep Tutor

Hello, my name is Nick! I graduated from Stanford University with a BS in Science, Technology, and Society as well as an MS in Mechanical Engineering. As the son of two educators, I have always valued the chance to share my knowledge with others in ways that help them reach higher levels of understanding. I started... read more

160/hour
5.0 (32)
10 hours tutoring ACT English out of 307 hours
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Hello, my name is Nick! I graduated from Stanford University with a BS in Science, Technology, and Society as well as an MS in Mechanical Engineering. As the son of two educators, I have always valued the chance to share my knowledge with others in ways that help them reach higher levels of understanding. I started... read more

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