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The Best English Tutors in Berkeley, CA

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Inessa L.
80/hour

Berkeley, CA

Compassionate and Dedicated Writing and Admissions Tutor

I'm a recent PhD in Russian and Comparative Literature from the University of Southern California. At USC, I taught Russian language and literature. I enjoyed my time in the classroom, but I enjoyed working directly with students the most. During my office hours, I would help students develop the writing skills they... read more

80/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I'm a recent PhD in Russian and Comparative Literature from the University of Southern California. At USC, I taught Russian language and literature. I enjoyed my time in the classroom, but I enjoyed working directly with students the most. During my office hours, I would help students develop the writing skills they... read more

John B.
80/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

Stanford B.A.; Vanderbilt J.D.; 30+ Yrs. Teaching Experience

With a B.A. in English from Stanford University, a J.D. from Vanderbilt Law School, and more than thirty years of experience as a professional proofreader, editor, and copywriter for a wide variety of content, academic and otherwise, and with additional experience as an English instructor at undergraduate... read more

80/hour
5.0 (39)
49 hours tutoring English out of 72 hours
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With a B.A. in English from Stanford University, a J.D. from Vanderbilt Law School, and more than thirty years of experience as a professional proofreader, editor, and copywriter for a wide variety of content, academic and otherwise, and with additional experience as an English instructor at undergraduate... read more

Susan M.
80/hour

Berkeley, CA

Biology PhD: Patient and Effective Tutor

I was awarded a PhRMA fellowship for my postdoctoral research on using bioinformatics approaches to studying and comparing proteases from parasites and humans. I have also previously written professionally as a public information specialist and have tutored adults, college and high school students in English and... read more

80/hour
4.9 (98)
27 hours tutoring English out of 253 hours
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I was awarded a PhRMA fellowship for my postdoctoral research on using bioinformatics approaches to studying and comparing proteases from parasites and humans. I have also previously written professionally as a public information specialist and have tutored adults, college and high school students in English and... read more

Anne D.
60/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

English Lit PhD: AP English Lang/Lit, SAT, Proofreading, English

I began my academic career as a teaching fellow while completing my Ph.D. at UC Santa Barbara. After completing my Ph.D. in English Literature in 2005, I then taught AP English Literature & Composition at a competitive private high school for sixteen years. During this period, I worked closely with... read more

60/hour
5.0 (122)
340 hours tutoring English out of 452 hours
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I began my academic career as a teaching fellow while completing my Ph.D. at UC Santa Barbara. After completing my Ph.D. in English Literature in 2005, I then taught AP English Literature & Composition at a competitive private high school for sixteen years. During this period, I worked closely with... read more

Donna Ann P.
35/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... read more

35/hour
4.9 (806)
1,169 hours tutoring English out of 2,394 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... read more

Teresa B.
50/hour

Berkeley, CA

English Teacher

My 16 years of teaching experience includes courses in Expository Writing, Journalism, 9th Grade English 1, Senior Short Stories, English as a Second Language, and English as a Foreign Language. My experience includes teaching in California, Guangzhou, China and Taif, Saudi Arabia. I am a dedicated... read more

50/hour
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My 16 years of teaching experience includes courses in Expository Writing, Journalism, 9th Grade English 1, Senior Short Stories, English as a Second Language, and English as a Foreign Language. My experience includes teaching in California, Guangzhou, China and Taif, Saudi Arabia. I am a dedicated... read more

Michael F.
50/hour

Berkeley, CA

UC Berkeley Grad., Science, Math, English Tutor

In sophomore year of high school, I took the AP Composition and Literature test in the hopes that upon passing I would not have to take any more English classes for the remainder of my time there. I received a 4 on the test (the highest possible being a 5), but was still forced to take English the rest of... read more

50/hour
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In sophomore year of high school, I took the AP Composition and Literature test in the hopes that upon passing I would not have to take any more English classes for the remainder of my time there. I received a 4 on the test (the highest possible being a 5), but was still forced to take English the rest of... read more

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... read more

35/hour
4.8 (180)
128 hours tutoring English out of 506 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... read more

Linda G.
90/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... read more

90/hour
4.9 (1285)
3,108 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... read more

Stephen S.
90/hour

Near Berkeley, CA

English teacher, book lover, and former children's publisher

English has always been a strong suit for me, but I understand how it can be a struggle, in part because I spent many years studying other languages. Another source of insight is my experience teaching a wide range of students. Furthermore, for over a decade, I developed and edited educational materials for young... read more

90/hour
5.0 (534)
472 hours tutoring English out of 1,526 hours
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English has always been a strong suit for me, but I understand how it can be a struggle, in part because I spent many years studying other languages. Another source of insight is my experience teaching a wide range of students. Furthermore, for over a decade, I developed and edited educational materials for young... read more

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