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Jonah M.
50/hour

Seattle, WA

Published Author and Book Seller With a Love For the Language

...non-fiction both. I've helped over a dozen students improve their writing, raise their grades, and deepen their passion for English over the past five years. Most importantly, I'm a voracious reader with specialization in American, read more

50/hour
4.9 (23)
66 hours tutoring
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...non-fiction both. I've helped over a dozen students improve their writing, raise their grades, and deepen their passion for English over the past five years. Most importantly, I'm a voracious reader with specialization in American, read more

Kevin D.
24/hour

Kirkland, WA

American Native Speaker and Experienced English Tutor

Hello! I'm Kevin. I grew up in the Seattle area and went to college at Western Washington University. My major there was Humanities, with a minor in Journalism. I wrote for the school newspaper for several quarters while in college, serving as a... read more

24/hour
5.0 (77)
210 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm Kevin. I grew up in the Seattle area and went to college at Western Washington University. My major there was Humanities, with a minor in Journalism. I wrote for the school newspaper for several quarters while in college, serving as a... read more

Robert M.
65/hour

Seattle, WA

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... read more

65/hour
4.6 (19)
55 hours tutoring
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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... read more

Divya M.
50/hour

Seattle, WA

Let's get to it!

...potential. I specialize in tutoring math (from elementary to SAT math), chemistry (basic to AP), biology (basic to AP), and English (writing and proofreading). I have been a tutor for over 3 years, so I know how to cater to different needs and read more

50/hour
5 hours tutoring
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...potential. I specialize in tutoring math (from elementary to SAT math), chemistry (basic to AP), biology (basic to AP), and English (writing and proofreading). I have been a tutor for over 3 years, so I know how to cater to different needs and read more

Emily C.
40/hour

Renton, WA

Purposeful writing/english grammar tutor

I graduated Summa Cum Laude from Gonzaga University with a Bachelor of Science in economics and minors in Spanish and International Relations and scored well on the reading and writing sections of the SAT, ACT, and GRE. I love to read, write, and... read more

40/hour
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I graduated Summa Cum Laude from Gonzaga University with a Bachelor of Science in economics and minors in Spanish and International Relations and scored well on the reading and writing sections of the SAT, ACT, and GRE. I love to read, write, and... read more

Natalee W.
45/hour

Seattle, WA

English Teacher, Masters in Writing.

I am also excited to be a part of your academic success. I hold a Bachelor's Degree in English with a Secondary Teaching Credential from Washington State University and a Master of Fine Arts in Writing from the California Institute of... read more

45/hour
5.0 (53)
60 hours tutoring
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I am also excited to be a part of your academic success. I hold a Bachelor's Degree in English with a Secondary Teaching Credential from Washington State University and a Master of Fine Arts in Writing from the California Institute of... read more

Mckayla Y.
35/hour

Seattle, WA

Undergraduate Student

Collegiate English Composition, Advanced Placement English Language, Advanced Placement English Literature, English Linguistics read more

35/hour
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Collegiate English Composition, Advanced Placement English Language, Advanced Placement English Literature, English Linguistics read more

Anjali M.
40/hour

Redmond, WA

Patient & Friendly with Tutoring Experience

Over the years, I have taught Hindi to my friends and younger brother as well. I know a simple translation of Hindi to English is not a viable method of teaching as the two languages do not share the same sentence structure. The best way to... read more

40/hour
4.9 (9)
53 hours tutoring
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Over the years, I have taught Hindi to my friends and younger brother as well. I know a simple translation of Hindi to English is not a viable method of teaching as the two languages do not share the same sentence structure. The best way to... read more

Madeline G.
90/hour

Seattle, WA

Fulbright Scholar, Experienced Writing Tutor, College Essay Coach

...Organizational Studies with a Politics focus. I'm a Fulbright Scholar and recently returned from my Fulbright fellowship teaching English in Malaysia. I believe that academics have the potential to be profoundly empowering or profoundly read more

90/hour
5.0 (54)
169 hours tutoring
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...Organizational Studies with a Politics focus. I'm a Fulbright Scholar and recently returned from my Fulbright fellowship teaching English in Malaysia. I believe that academics have the potential to be profoundly empowering or profoundly read more

Derrick B.
40/hour

Federal Way, WA

Analogizer: Promoting Mental Panspermatism

Working with children of all ages has always been one of my top strengths and it keeps my mind active, searching for new connections. I usually learn something new or create an enhanced thought pattern when teaching someone else and this is... read more

40/hour
4.7 (34)
118 hours tutoring
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Working with children of all ages has always been one of my top strengths and it keeps my mind active, searching for new connections. I usually learn something new or create an enhanced thought pattern when teaching someone else and this is... read more

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