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The Best History Tutors in California

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David M.
68/hour

Goleta, CA

History Buff

I have a BA in History, and I have a MA and PhD in European History! read more

68/hour
5.0 (4)
9 hours tutoring
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I have a BA in History, and I have a MA and PhD in European History! read more

Joseph S.
100/hour

Pasadena, CA

Experienced Tutor Specializing in History and English.

I've tutored middle and high school students for over 10 years, and have a plethora of success stories to share. I graduated from Canisius College in 2008 with a Bachelors in History and subsequently received my Masters in... read more

100/hour
4.5 (2)
3 hours tutoring
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I've tutored middle and high school students for over 10 years, and have a plethora of success stories to share. I graduated from Canisius College in 2008 with a Bachelors in History and subsequently received my Masters in... read more

Skylar C.
60/hour

Ventura, CA

PH.D. with experience in European History

I have a doctorate in political science, which has included experience teaching European History. In particular, I have taught and written about how ancient, midieval and early modern political developments in Europe are important to... read more

60/hour
5.0 (3)
4 hours tutoring
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I have a doctorate in political science, which has included experience teaching European History. In particular, I have taught and written about how ancient, midieval and early modern political developments in Europe are important to... read more

Preston B.
125/hour

Los Angeles, CA

AP US History Teacher specializing in AP history

I have professionally taught and tutored American History for over 15 years both at the high school and college level. read more

125/hour
5.0 (690)
2,102 hours tutoring
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I have professionally taught and tutored American History for over 15 years both at the high school and college level. read more

Zak H.
30/hour

Pacific Palisades, CA

Oxford Masters in History

I have a B.A. in History from UC Berkeley and a masters in Early Modern History from Oxford. I also have four years of experience as an editor for student history journals, including a position as editor-in-chief of a journal... read more

30/hour
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I have a B.A. in History from UC Berkeley and a masters in Early Modern History from Oxford. I also have four years of experience as an editor for student history journals, including a position as editor-in-chief of a journal... read more

Nick S.
165/hour

Santa Monica, CA

The College Lad - Writing Coach & History Tutor

While my primary areas of expertise are standardized test prep and college essay writing, I've also done substantial prep work with students preparing for AP Exams and SAT Subject Tests in US History, European History, and World... read more

165/hour
5.0 (372)
1,044 hours tutoring
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While my primary areas of expertise are standardized test prep and college essay writing, I've also done substantial prep work with students preparing for AP Exams and SAT Subject Tests in US History, European History, and World... read more

Heidi J.
75/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

17+ years Homeschool Teacher, Pre-school to Ivy League

A homeschool teacher for 17 years, I specialize in hands-on, interactive, experiential, project-based learning. I currently teach academic and enrichment courses in writing, literature, history, theatre, music, and dance for homeschooled... read more

75/hour
5.0 (594)
1,518 hours tutoring
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A homeschool teacher for 17 years, I specialize in hands-on, interactive, experiential, project-based learning. I currently teach academic and enrichment courses in writing, literature, history, theatre, music, and dance for homeschooled... read more

Evan W.
120/hour

La Crescenta, CA

American History Tutor w/ over 3000 hours, 500 5-star ratings

I have been tutoring for 15 years and tutored all levels of American History. I have helped with US History for middle school and high school and have studied AP US History personally and took the AP test. I also help navigate... read more

120/hour
5.0 (1386)
5,332 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring for 15 years and tutored all levels of American History. I have helped with US History for middle school and high school and have studied AP US History personally and took the AP test. I also help navigate... read more

Anu S.
40/hour

Walnut, CA

Tutor with a PhD!

I can help you with your academic needs. I have expertise in mathematics and have tutored math for over 10 years. I enjoy history and have a passion for the subject. My PhD is in a subject which has a historical basis. I have a... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
21 hours tutoring
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I can help you with your academic needs. I have expertise in mathematics and have tutored math for over 10 years. I enjoy history and have a passion for the subject. My PhD is in a subject which has a historical basis. I have a... read more

Dino B.
65/hour

Riverside, CA

Ph.D. in history with emphasis on US foreign policy

I have been teaching US history for 13 years. I have a Ph.D. in US history. I wrote a book on US. foreign policy. read more

65/hour
5.0 (12)
60 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching US history for 13 years. I have a Ph.D. in US history. I wrote a book on US. foreign policy. read more

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