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

Berkeley, CA

Improve Your Writing & Analysis Skills!

*Two years tutoring SAT writing *Former reporter, rewrite editor and radio editor for the Chicago City News Bureau *Professional grant writing consultant for non profits since 1975 *Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Writing (2013), including writing technique courses taught by UC Berkeley English professors... See Susannah's full profile

35/hour
4.8 (202)
138 hours tutoring English out of 574 hours
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*Two years tutoring SAT writing *Former reporter, rewrite editor and radio editor for the Chicago City News Bureau *Professional grant writing consultant for non profits since 1975 *Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Writing (2013), including writing technique courses taught by UC Berkeley English professors... See Susannah's full profile

Donna Ann P. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Donna Ann P.
38/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

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

I have been teaching ESL and English pronunciation to foreign students for over six years. Phonics drills, which focus on parts of words and key syllables and their sounds, help the student learn English more easily. Usually I combine phonics drills with vocabulary instruction and grammar in order to... See Donna Ann's full profile

38/hour
4.9 (913)
2,045 hours tutoring English out of 3,381 hours
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I have been teaching ESL and English pronunciation to foreign students for over six years. Phonics drills, which focus on parts of words and key syllables and their sounds, help the student learn English more easily. Usually I combine phonics drills with vocabulary instruction and grammar in order to... See Donna Ann's full profile

Carson M. Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carson M.
40/hour

Berkeley, CA

Dedicated and Experienced Academic Tutor with a Mathematics Specialty

I have helped students attain their desired goals in a wide array of subjects including: mathematics through real analysis and abstract algebra; statistics through mathematical statistics and probability theory; science including computer science, calculus-based physics, biology, chemistry, etc.; English... See Carson's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (54)
198 hours tutoring
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I have helped students attain their desired goals in a wide array of subjects including: mathematics through real analysis and abstract algebra; statistics through mathematical statistics and probability theory; science including computer science, calculus-based physics, biology, chemistry, etc.; English... See Carson's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, CA

Creative Writer and Tutor for 5+ years

Falling in love with writing enough to earn a degree in English Language and Literature, I also fell in love with helping students develop their writing skills. I've been helping students from ages 8-college at various learning stages, for five years now in developing their writing fundamentals skills. During... See Michael's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (7)
3 hours tutoring English out of 20 hours
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Falling in love with writing enough to earn a degree in English Language and Literature, I also fell in love with helping students develop their writing skills. I've been helping students from ages 8-college at various learning stages, for five years now in developing their writing fundamentals skills. During... See Michael's full profile

Stephen B. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephen B.
45/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Effective, Student-Centered English Tutor

My work included teaching and tutoring students who were in one or more of the following programs: tutoring before and after school, classes during the school day, gifted/GATE, athletics, extracurriculars, pathways, science, mathematics, robotics, ASB, writing, reading, English, History-Social Science,... See Stephen's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (85)
367 hours tutoring English out of 721 hours
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My work included teaching and tutoring students who were in one or more of the following programs: tutoring before and after school, classes during the school day, gifted/GATE, athletics, extracurriculars, pathways, science, mathematics, robotics, ASB, writing, reading, English, History-Social Science,... See Stephen's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, CA

Certified English teacher

I earned my English teaching credential from Humboldt State University and have taught middle school and high school English for three years. During my teaching career I have been trained in AVID instruction, which is a teaching philosophy that prepares students for college and academic success. In addition... See David's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (748)
2,117 hours tutoring English out of 2,465 hours
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I earned my English teaching credential from Humboldt State University and have taught middle school and high school English for three years. During my teaching career I have been trained in AVID instruction, which is a teaching philosophy that prepares students for college and academic success. In addition... See David's full profile

Michael G. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael G.
45/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

I'm a lifetime learner eager to help others learn

I began tutoring in August, 2015, at a learning center in the East Bay. The center specializes in tutoring youngsters from Korea, assisting them in learning English, as well as helping them with a few other school subjects. I have greatly enjoyed working with first graders through high schoolers and been... See Michael's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (4)
1 hours tutoring English out of 16 hours
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I began tutoring in August, 2015, at a learning center in the East Bay. The center specializes in tutoring youngsters from Korea, assisting them in learning English, as well as helping them with a few other school subjects. I have greatly enjoyed working with first graders through high schoolers and been... See Michael's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, CA

Published Author; Kinder-College English Tutor w/ 17 Years' Experience

From upholding the utmost importance of: identifying parts of speech to writing paragraphs, correcting sentences' writing mechanics to citing bibliographic resources, English covers quite a bit of ground in the world of literacy. As an educator, English is my strongest, and therefore favorite,... See Peter's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (361)
156 hours tutoring English out of 2,044 hours
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From upholding the utmost importance of: identifying parts of speech to writing paragraphs, correcting sentences' writing mechanics to citing bibliographic resources, English covers quite a bit of ground in the world of literacy. As an educator, English is my strongest, and therefore favorite,... See Peter's full profile

Lani A. Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lani A.
50/hour

Berkeley, CA

Japanese/GRE/Writing Tutor - Yale MA, Berkeley PhD Student

I have extensive experience reading and writing, having focused on the humanities for the better part of my life. My perfect GRE Writing score reflects this. I also, due to my theatre training, have comprehensive knowledge of the English canon (with obvious emphasis on theatrical works). I have been dealing with... See Lani's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (6)
23 hours tutoring
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I have extensive experience reading and writing, having focused on the humanities for the better part of my life. My perfect GRE Writing score reflects this. I also, due to my theatre training, have comprehensive knowledge of the English canon (with obvious emphasis on theatrical works). I have been dealing with... See Lani's full profile

Jackson R. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jackson R.
50/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

English Tutor Specializing in Effective Writing Skills

My first-ever tutoring client was my younger sister, who I patiently tutored in everything from board games to bike-riding to English, Math, and Science. Since then, I’ve applied my enthusiasm and aptitude for teaching and coaching young(er) people as a summer camp counselor for K-2 students, a baseball camp... See Jackson's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (12)
4 hours tutoring English out of 29 hours
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My first-ever tutoring client was my younger sister, who I patiently tutored in everything from board games to bike-riding to English, Math, and Science. Since then, I’ve applied my enthusiasm and aptitude for teaching and coaching young(er) people as a summer camp counselor for K-2 students, a baseball camp... See Jackson's full profile

Kenneth O. Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kenneth O.
55/hour

Berkeley, CA

Expert English Tutoring from PhD Candidate and Writing Professor

I graduated from UC Santa Barbara as an English major. In addition to receiving highest honors, I graduated with English honors and distinction in the major after completing an independent thesis. As an English major I read complex literature daily and engaged in rigorous reading comprehension... See Kenneth's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (39)
59 hours tutoring English out of 89 hours
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I graduated from UC Santa Barbara as an English major. In addition to receiving highest honors, I graduated with English honors and distinction in the major after completing an independent thesis. As an English major I read complex literature daily and engaged in rigorous reading comprehension... See Kenneth's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, CA

Personable, effective English, Math and Science Tutor

I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I'm also very adept at online tutoring, with hundreds of lessons taught, for students as far away as Denmark and Qatar. . When my son... See Jim's full profile

64/hour
4.9 (2092)
396 hours tutoring English out of 6,794 hours
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I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I'm also very adept at online tutoring, with hundreds of lessons taught, for students as far away as Denmark and Qatar. . When my son... See Jim's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, CA

Writing and English tutor who also specializes in job interview prep

My undergraduate studies were in Political Science and History at the University of Michigan. 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... See Amy's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (16)
21 hours tutoring English out of 38 hours
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My undergraduate studies were in Political Science and History at the University of Michigan. 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... See Amy's full profile

Alexander U. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexander U.
75/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

English Language Tutor, Ivy League Trained

I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I... See Alexander's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I... See Alexander's full profile

Menaka M. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Menaka M.
75/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Fun Professor for Test Prep (GRE, SAT/ACT, SSAT), Writing, Job Skills

I have 20+ years of experience as a tutor, teacher, and trainer to students of all ages. If you are excited and committed to learn and sharpen your mind, we'll be a great match. *Versatility & Experience* I have developed my teaching skills and style through years of work in various environments: private and classroom... See Menaka's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (118)
7 hours tutoring English out of 333 hours
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I have 20+ years of experience as a tutor, teacher, and trainer to students of all ages. If you are excited and committed to learn and sharpen your mind, we'll be a great match. *Versatility & Experience* I have developed my teaching skills and style through years of work in various environments: private and classroom... See Menaka's full profile

Ellie S. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ellie S.
75/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... See Ellie's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (39)
32 hours tutoring English out of 249 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... See Ellie's full profile

Jordana D. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jordana D.
78/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Express Yourself: Sing with freedom, control, and joy!

Degree in Comparative Literature, taught English Literature, aced the Verbal and Analytical Writing GRE (and SAT) See Jordana's full profile

78/hour
4.5 (4)
1 hours tutoring English out of 6 hours
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Degree in Comparative Literature, taught English Literature, aced the Verbal and Analytical Writing GRE (and SAT) See Jordana's full profile

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

Berkeley, CA

Experienced Writing/Social Studies Teacher, Middlebury grad, 800 SATs

I've taught high school English for the past five years, completed all my coursework for an M.Ed. in Waldorf education, graduated cum laude from a top liberal arts college (Middlebury '09), and got 800 on my writing SAT. I've got experience in, knowledge of and, most importantly, enthusiasm for just... See Robert's full profile

85/hour
4.6 (19)
21 hours tutoring English out of 55 hours
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I've taught high school English for the past five years, completed all my coursework for an M.Ed. in Waldorf education, graduated cum laude from a top liberal arts college (Middlebury '09), and got 800 on my writing SAT. I've got experience in, knowledge of and, most importantly, enthusiasm for just... See Robert's full profile

Linda G. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda G.
100/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

NCLEX Test Preparation and Conversational ESL Tutor

I have many years experience working as a reading tutor and volunteer with children from pre-school to high school levels. I teach English vocabulary, reading, and language arts to children who speak another language at home as well as general kindergarten readiness. I have developed many resources and learning... See Linda's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (1383)
3,488 hours tutoring
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I have many years experience working as a reading tutor and volunteer with children from pre-school to high school levels. I teach English vocabulary, reading, and language arts to children who speak another language at home as well as general kindergarten readiness. I have developed many resources and learning... See Linda's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, CA

GMAT/GRE/LSAT Tutor with 99th Percentile Scores

Hi, I'm John! I'm a Graduate Statistician of the Royal Statistical Society and hold top scores on the GMAT (770), GRE (170q/167v), and LSAT (175). I'm currently working on a Master's degree in Math, although my Bachelor's is in Linguistics. I have been doing Math and Test Prep tutoring since 2011. What I've found in... See John's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (23)
25 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm John! I'm a Graduate Statistician of the Royal Statistical Society and hold top scores on the GMAT (770), GRE (170q/167v), and LSAT (175). I'm currently working on a Master's degree in Math, although my Bachelor's is in Linguistics. I have been doing Math and Test Prep tutoring since 2011. What I've found in... See John's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, CA

Top Literature Student and Published Writer With 10+ Years Experience

My love of writing blossomed as a student at Phillips Exeter Academy where I honed the art of the personal narrative. In an English class at Exeter, all of the intensive focus in writing was aimed at the personal narrative. After finding my voice as a writer, I went on to have many of my pieces published in... See Anna's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (167)
12 hours tutoring English out of 419 hours
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My love of writing blossomed as a student at Phillips Exeter Academy where I honed the art of the personal narrative. In an English class at Exeter, all of the intensive focus in writing was aimed at the personal narrative. After finding my voice as a writer, I went on to have many of my pieces published in... See Anna's full profile

Amber S. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amber S.
115/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Econ, French, & Writing Enthusiast with International Experience

I am a trained bilingual (French/English) development economist, currently working in international trade and development. My own personal love of learning is what drove me to become a tutor in 2013. I strongly believe in everyone's ability to learn and I take responsibility for my students'... See Amber's full profile

115/hour
4.9 (120)
1 hours tutoring English out of 377 hours
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I am a trained bilingual (French/English) development economist, currently working in international trade and development. My own personal love of learning is what drove me to become a tutor in 2013. I strongly believe in everyone's ability to learn and I take responsibility for my students'... See Amber's full profile

Jason H. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason H.
120/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Highly Experienced Tutor

I have been preparing students for the TOEFL, Cambridge, TOEIC, and IELTS exams for about 15 years. I have spent the last 13 or so years working at ESL schools in San Francisco, CA and am highly skilled preparing students for English proficiency exams. See Jason's full profile

120/hour
4.9 (58)
134 hours tutoring
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I have been preparing students for the TOEFL, Cambridge, TOEIC, and IELTS exams for about 15 years. I have spent the last 13 or so years working at ESL schools in San Francisco, CA and am highly skilled preparing students for English proficiency exams. See Jason's full profile

Jeffrey N. Near Berkeley, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeffrey N.
125/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

PhD in Comparative Literature

Dr. Jeffrey W. has taught English and Comparative Literature at UC Berkeley and UC Davis for fourteen years. He has tutored students to prepare for the ACT and SAT since 2015. Jeffrey holds an undergraduate degree from Yale University, a Masters from the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, an MPhil from the... See Jeffrey's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (132)
5 hours tutoring English out of 210 hours
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Dr. Jeffrey W. has taught English and Comparative Literature at UC Berkeley and UC Davis for fourteen years. He has tutored students to prepare for the ACT and SAT since 2015. Jeffrey holds an undergraduate degree from Yale University, a Masters from the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, an MPhil from the... See Jeffrey's full profile

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

Near Berkeley, 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 essays that meet... See Richard's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (467)
108 hours tutoring English out of 1,601 hours
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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 essays that meet... See Richard's full profile

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