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The Best ELA Tutors in California

57 CA private ELA tutors / Find the best local ELA tutor in CA

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Natalie G.
108/hour

Fresno, CA

10+ years experience working within Common Core

Since its establishment in schools nationwide back in 2010, I have worked with Common Core standards and curriculum for mathematics and ELA (language arts) across all elementary school, middle school and high school grades. I also use... read more

108/hour
4.8 (794)
3,290 hours tutoring
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Since its establishment in schools nationwide back in 2010, I have worked with Common Core standards and curriculum for mathematics and ELA (language arts) across all elementary school, middle school and high school grades. I also use... read more

Nicole E.
70/hour

Palm Springs, CA

15+yrs AP English Teacher, UCI, College App Essay & Writing Expert

I have facilitated vocabulary study for many years to children ages 8 to 18. I was a homeschool private teacher for a third grader for a year focussing on ELA creative writing as well as literary analysis and vocabulary. My approach to... read more

70/hour
5.0 (408)
1,317 hours tutoring
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I have facilitated vocabulary study for many years to children ages 8 to 18. I was a homeschool private teacher for a third grader for a year focussing on ELA creative writing as well as literary analysis and vocabulary. My approach to... read more

Dr. Mara B.
120/hour

Arcadia, CA

ELA teacher with PK-12 Certification

You can be confident that your young child, as well as your adolescent, is learning and keeping up with curricula and standards. I keep lessons aligned with curricular standards and provide enrichment that is warranted. My specialization responds... read more

120/hour
5.0 (228)
797 hours tutoring
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You can be confident that your young child, as well as your adolescent, is learning and keeping up with curricula and standards. I keep lessons aligned with curricular standards and provide enrichment that is warranted. My specialization responds... read more

Margarita A.
50/hour

Los Angeles, CA

MEd with Multiple Subject Credential, BCLAD and 10+ years experience

I have worked with elementary students at all grade levels as a tutor, ELA/ SS teacher, and Math and Science teacher. I have experience with engaging students with online academic content. I have an easy-going personality that makes... read more

50/hour
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I have worked with elementary students at all grade levels as a tutor, ELA/ SS teacher, and Math and Science teacher. I have experience with engaging students with online academic content. I have an easy-going personality that makes... read more

Gail C.
100/hour

American Canyon, CA

Participant in the development of the Common Core State Standards 2009

... others across the country was involved in the drafting process. I served on the Work Groups and Feedback Groups for the ELA and math standards. I provided specific, constructive feedback on the standards as our curriculum shifted to re-align with... read more

100/hour
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... others across the country was involved in the drafting process. I served on the Work Groups and Feedback Groups for the ELA and math standards. I provided specific, constructive feedback on the standards as our curriculum shifted to re-align with... read more

Patricia D.
30/hour

Pomona, CA

Uplifting Tutor for Writing, ELA and Homeschool too!

I have years of experience working with charter school students, from one on one tutoring to classroom experience with elementary to high school subjects. I specialize in IEW and EB writing methods, ELA, mathematics through Algebra I, US... read more

30/hour
4.9 (17)
29 hours tutoring
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I have years of experience working with charter school students, from one on one tutoring to classroom experience with elementary to high school subjects. I specialize in IEW and EB writing methods, ELA, mathematics through Algebra I, US... read more

Meagan T.
60/hour

Emeryville, CA

College Admissions Counselor, Former Credentialed Teacher (K-6)

I have 5 years of classroom teaching experience in Virginia, California, and internationally in central Mexico, teaching grades K-6. I'm able to support across subjects at these grades, including Literacy (ELA), Math, Science, and... read more

60/hour
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I have 5 years of classroom teaching experience in Virginia, California, and internationally in central Mexico, teaching grades K-6. I'm able to support across subjects at these grades, including Literacy (ELA), Math, Science, and... read more

Hannah C.
40/hour

Carlsbad, CA

Private Tutor, Writer and Teacher Trainee

...Master's degree in Education and my teaching credentials. I currently work part-time as a self-employed private tutor and an ELA/Student Success Mentor for STEAM Education. I've always loved reading and writing, beginning as a little girl writing ... read more

40/hour
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...Master's degree in Education and my teaching credentials. I currently work part-time as a self-employed private tutor and an ELA/Student Success Mentor for STEAM Education. I've always loved reading and writing, beginning as a little girl writing ... read more

Christine F.
110/hour

Venice, CA

Reading/Literacy Specialist for K-12

I have 10 years of experience teaching. And I have 5 years teaching Middle School ELA. I also have 4 years of experience as an Elementary Reading Intervention Teacher. I earned my MA from The University of Texas at Austin in Literacy... read more

110/hour
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I have 10 years of experience teaching. And I have 5 years teaching Middle School ELA. I also have 4 years of experience as an Elementary Reading Intervention Teacher. I earned my MA from The University of Texas at Austin in Literacy... read more

Heather A.
50/hour

Beverly Hills, CA

English/ESL Teacher with experience teaching English 1 and English 2

I have successfully taught English 1, English 2, ELA, ESL, and Language Arts. read more

50/hour
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I have successfully taught English 1, English 2, ELA, ESL, and Language Arts. read more

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