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Beth F. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beth F.
20/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Tutor with 8 yrs of experience working in education and development

I have been working as a tutor since college, and it is a job for which I feel a great deal of passion. It has been a privilege that so much of my professional career has allowed me to work closely with, and support, individuals who are working to achieve their academics goals. My priority when working as a tutor is to... See Beth's full profile

20/hour
5.0 (5)
5 hours tutoring English out of 33 hours
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I have been working as a tutor since college, and it is a job for which I feel a great deal of passion. It has been a privilege that so much of my professional career has allowed me to work closely with, and support, individuals who are working to achieve their academics goals. My priority when working as a tutor is to... See Beth's full profile

Christina M. Near Des Moines, WA, available for in-person tutoring
Christina M.
40/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Decades of experience with foreign learners of English

My own specialization is in teaching foreign languages (Polish, Russian and German, among others), so I have a wealth of experience in how to effectively teach (and learn) foreign languages -- all of which is of course applicable to students who are learning English as a foreign language. I teach English as... See Christina's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (74)
107 hours tutoring
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My own specialization is in teaching foreign languages (Polish, Russian and German, among others), so I have a wealth of experience in how to effectively teach (and learn) foreign languages -- all of which is of course applicable to students who are learning English as a foreign language. I teach English as... See Christina's full profile

Sarah C. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarah C.
45/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Certified Teacher with Master's, Offering Online + In Person Tutoring

Experience: 2020 Graduate, Masters in Teaching, Northwest University. Certifications: Elementary Education, English Language Arts, Social Studies, Middle Levels Math (5-9) Long-Term Substitute Teacher, K-5 Highly Capable Program, Lake Washington School District, May 2021-end of school year. Long-Term Substitute... See Sarah's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (75)
1 hours tutoring English out of 92 hours
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Experience: 2020 Graduate, Masters in Teaching, Northwest University. Certifications: Elementary Education, English Language Arts, Social Studies, Middle Levels Math (5-9) Long-Term Substitute Teacher, K-5 Highly Capable Program, Lake Washington School District, May 2021-end of school year. Long-Term Substitute... See Sarah's full profile

Abi Z. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Abi Z.
50/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Experienced English/Writing Tutor With B.A. in English

Hi! I have a B.A. in English with emphasis on rhetoric and professional writing, as well as a minor in history, from WSU. There I was an editor on our college literary journal. I also worked in the Writing Tutoring Center, where I helped students at vastly different levels, from coaching ESL English 101... See Abi's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (7)
8 hours tutoring English out of 11 hours
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Hi! I have a B.A. in English with emphasis on rhetoric and professional writing, as well as a minor in history, from WSU. There I was an editor on our college literary journal. I also worked in the Writing Tutoring Center, where I helped students at vastly different levels, from coaching ESL English 101... See Abi's full profile

Philippe G. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Philippe G.
55/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

French, Spanish and ESL language coach/teacher

I graduated McGill University with a degree in Modern Languages, minor in East-Asian Studies. I completed coursework for MA in China Regional Studies at the University of Washington. I have a post-graduate teaching certificate from S-TESL (teaching English as a second language) in Seattle. I also completed a... See Philippe's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (104)
35 hours tutoring English out of 392 hours
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I graduated McGill University with a degree in Modern Languages, minor in East-Asian Studies. I completed coursework for MA in China Regional Studies at the University of Washington. I have a post-graduate teaching certificate from S-TESL (teaching English as a second language) in Seattle. I also completed a... See Philippe's full profile

Joel P. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joel P.
55/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Spanish, English, Testing - You name it & I will help!

I taught ACT English for a few semesters & helped students improve their scores markedly. I earned a 34 when I took the ACT English part a long time ago. See Joel's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (10)
9 hours tutoring
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I taught ACT English for a few semesters & helped students improve their scores markedly. I earned a 34 when I took the ACT English part a long time ago. See Joel's full profile

Corinne W. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Corinne W.
60/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Experienced Fluent French Tutor and Translator, Charismatic Linguist

I have been tutoring English for the last couple years as well as French for five years. I am a Linguistics major and scored within the 96th percentile of English on the ACT. I do professional writing by contract and have done everything from social studies essays on the Magna Carta to Macbeth essays for... See Corinne's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (28)
3 hours tutoring English out of 48 hours
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I have been tutoring English for the last couple years as well as French for five years. I am a Linguistics major and scored within the 96th percentile of English on the ACT. I do professional writing by contract and have done everything from social studies essays on the Magna Carta to Macbeth essays for... See Corinne's full profile

Nancy C. Near Des Moines, WA, available for in-person tutoring
Nancy C.
65/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Remote Teacher 1:1, Special Needs, Reading, Writing, ESL, Grammar K-12

Over 20 years of experience teaching English and training English teachers. I have taught English at all grade levels, including adults. I am good at determining what a student needs and getting great results. The materials I wok with are all based on the most current research on what produces the... See Nancy's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (72)
52 hours tutoring English out of 480 hours
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Over 20 years of experience teaching English and training English teachers. I have taught English at all grade levels, including adults. I am good at determining what a student needs and getting great results. The materials I wok with are all based on the most current research on what produces the... See Nancy's full profile

Jill J. Near Des Moines, WA, available for in-person tutoring
Jill J.
65/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Over 15 yrs exp tutoring: Kindergarten thru University

I am lovingly called by my kids the ‘grammar police’. They knew where to get help in every section of English. I have been tutoring professionally for 20 years. Unofficial helper for my kids’ and their colleagues in University. I would do some editing and show them that a paragraph goes better in a new... See Jill's full profile

65/hour
4.7 (18)
99 hours tutoring English out of 384 hours
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I am lovingly called by my kids the ‘grammar police’. They knew where to get help in every section of English. I have been tutoring professionally for 20 years. Unofficial helper for my kids’ and their colleagues in University. I would do some editing and show them that a paragraph goes better in a new... See Jill's full profile

Jonathan B. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jonathan B.
120/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Dr. JB- Writing Tutor & Executive Functions Coach

I grew up with dysgraphia, a learning challenge that affects one's ability to write. Practice, determination, and feedback allowed me to continue my education through the highest levels. My Bachelor's Degree in English provides the technical training and literary background to coach students... See Jonathan's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (8)
9 hours tutoring English out of 11 hours
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I grew up with dysgraphia, a learning challenge that affects one's ability to write. Practice, determination, and feedback allowed me to continue my education through the highest levels. My Bachelor's Degree in English provides the technical training and literary background to coach students... See Jonathan's full profile

Aaron A. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Aaron A.
120/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Perfect Scoring SAT/SSAT/APUSH Tutor to China's Top 1%

Scores: SAT Reading & Writing 800/800 AP US History 5/5 GRE Verbal: 168/170 (98th percentile), Analytical Writing 5/6 SSAT: Reading 800/800, Verbal 800/800 For twelve years, I have helped students achieve dramatic results on standardized tests. For half of that time, I worked in China, where I learned the secrets of... See Aaron's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (22)
146 hours tutoring
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Scores: SAT Reading & Writing 800/800 AP US History 5/5 GRE Verbal: 168/170 (98th percentile), Analytical Writing 5/6 SSAT: Reading 800/800, Verbal 800/800 For twelve years, I have helped students achieve dramatic results on standardized tests. For half of that time, I worked in China, where I learned the secrets of... See Aaron's full profile

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Adam M.
30/hour

ESL Instructor

I am certified in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) through Bridge-TEFL in Denver, Colorado. From 2003-2007 I worked as an ESL teacher at The Language Studio in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and in Terengganu, Malaysia at Pusat Bahasa... See Adam's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (283)
72 hours tutoring English out of 937 hours
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I am certified in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) through Bridge-TEFL in Denver, Colorado. From 2003-2007 I worked as an ESL teacher at The Language Studio in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and in Terengganu, Malaysia at Pusat Bahasa... See Adam's full profile

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Jeff W.
35/hour

English/Language Arts Teacher, Tutor

I taught middle school English/language arts for 28 years and had a highly successful career. I’m currently tutoring students of all ages in all the components of language arts, including writing, grammar, reading comprehension,... See Jeff's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (90)
490 hours tutoring English out of 664 hours
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I taught middle school English/language arts for 28 years and had a highly successful career. I’m currently tutoring students of all ages in all the components of language arts, including writing, grammar, reading comprehension,... See Jeff's full profile

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Mikayla L.
50/hour

Experienced English Tutor

With an expansive knowledge of English, grammar conventions, and reading comprehension, I know I can help students gain confidence and meet their goals in ACT English. See Mikayla's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (141)
487 hours tutoring English out of 798 hours
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With an expansive knowledge of English, grammar conventions, and reading comprehension, I know I can help students gain confidence and meet their goals in ACT English. See Mikayla's full profile

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Shelly H.
50/hour

Trained Special Education Instructor for 26 years, hold Masters degree

Taught and licensed for k12 since 1994, specialize in English, Language Arts, Literature, Social Studies, Reading and brain research related to executive function and learning I have also taught new teachers at the college level See Shelly's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (210)
138 hours tutoring English out of 409 hours
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Taught and licensed for k12 since 1994, specialize in English, Language Arts, Literature, Social Studies, Reading and brain research related to executive function and learning I have also taught new teachers at the college level See Shelly's full profile

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Erika T.
55/hour

Credentialed multiple subject teacher

I have taught Kindergarten in California public schools for 3 years. Phonics is a major portion of teaching Kindergarten. I also taught bilingual students, which made teaching English phonics even more important. See Erika's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (877)
566 hours tutoring English out of 1,606 hours
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I have taught Kindergarten in California public schools for 3 years. Phonics is a major portion of teaching Kindergarten. I also taught bilingual students, which made teaching English phonics even more important. See Erika's full profile

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D. C.
60/hour

Educational Coach: Writing, History, ESL, Speech & Debate

Hi, I'm D! (they/them) I specialize in History, Public Speaking, Speech and Debate, ESL, Writing, Proofreading, Editing, Grammar, and Research Skills. I have experience lecturing classrooms of 50 students, directing smaller review and discussion... See D.'s full profile

60/hour
5.0 (450)
174 hours tutoring English out of 1,978 hours
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Hi, I'm D! (they/them) I specialize in History, Public Speaking, Speech and Debate, ESL, Writing, Proofreading, Editing, Grammar, and Research Skills. I have experience lecturing classrooms of 50 students, directing smaller review and discussion... See D.'s full profile

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Denise A.
60/hour

English Language Arts / Certified English Language Instructor / Tutor

My BA is in English and Comparative Literature. I have a certificate from UCLA in teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. I have several years experience tutoring English to all ages. This includes essay writing,... See Denise's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (503)
254 hours tutoring English out of 1,115 hours
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My BA is in English and Comparative Literature. I have a certificate from UCLA in teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. I have several years experience tutoring English to all ages. This includes essay writing,... See Denise's full profile

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Estrella C.
68/hour

Experienced English Tutor for Conversational Fluency and Pronunciation

B.A. in English and Secondary Education M.Ed. in English as a Second Language and Post-Secondary Education Coach international clients to become fluent in English and interacting with American friends and colleagues Taught... See Estrella's full profile

68/hour
5.0 (108)
263 hours tutoring English out of 506 hours
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B.A. in English and Secondary Education M.Ed. in English as a Second Language and Post-Secondary Education Coach international clients to become fluent in English and interacting with American friends and colleagues Taught... See Estrella's full profile

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Dianne T.
75/hour

Teaching English has been my forte for 25 years!

25 years teaching English/ESL (Accent Reduction, Pronunciation, Speaking, Grammar, Reading, and Writing). I started out teaching English in Buenos Aires, Argentina where I lived for almost 18 years. I've taught all kinds... See Dianne's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (247)
65 hours tutoring English out of 1,089 hours
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25 years teaching English/ESL (Accent Reduction, Pronunciation, Speaking, Grammar, Reading, and Writing). I started out teaching English in Buenos Aires, Argentina where I lived for almost 18 years. I've taught all kinds... See Dianne's full profile

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Judy V.
80/hour

UBE Bar Exam, French, ESL, Job Interview Preparation, LSAT, and SAT

I have experience teaching at all levels and to all age groups, from pre-school children to post-graduate level, including business people seeking to acquire a working knowledge of English as a Second Language or French. As a British... See Judy's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1222)
294 hours tutoring English out of 6,614 hours
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I have experience teaching at all levels and to all age groups, from pre-school children to post-graduate level, including business people seeking to acquire a working knowledge of English as a Second Language or French. As a British... See Judy's full profile

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Jon A.
80/hour

Certificated English teacher and professional proofreader

I have taught English for several years and can help you with spelling, vocabulary, word choice, grammar, syntax, word order, context clues, and so much more. See Jon's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (516)
620 hours tutoring English out of 2,017 hours
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I have taught English for several years and can help you with spelling, vocabulary, word choice, grammar, syntax, word order, context clues, and so much more. See Jon's full profile

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Frank S.
85/hour

ASL English Teacher/Basketball Coach

I have studied ASL - American Sign Language - for several years. I also taught English at a State Deaf School in Pennsylvania as well as coached Boys Basketball. I am able to teach anyone the rudimentary elements of ASL such as the... See Frank's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (566)
74 hours tutoring English out of 2,063 hours
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I have studied ASL - American Sign Language - for several years. I also taught English at a State Deaf School in Pennsylvania as well as coached Boys Basketball. I am able to teach anyone the rudimentary elements of ASL such as the... See Frank's full profile

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Heidi J.
90/hour

Dynamic, Creative, Experienced Tutor: Reading, Writing, Math, Music!

I've been a teacher and tutor for 17 years and have taught reading from pre-school through high school. I currently teach reading, writing, English and theatre at Creative Learning Place in Los Angeles. I studied Child Development at... See Heidi's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (1006)
1,076 hours tutoring English out of 3,507 hours
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I've been a teacher and tutor for 17 years and have taught reading from pre-school through high school. I currently teach reading, writing, English and theatre at Creative Learning Place in Los Angeles. I studied Child Development at... See Heidi's full profile

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Matthew K.
120/hour

Tutor and Homeschool English teacher of five years

I have taught K-12 English and ESL for about five years. In college, I completed around ten literature courses. Most recently, I homeschooled a high school student's English class from ninth grade through tenth grade. We focus... See Matthew's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (307)
19 hours tutoring English out of 959 hours
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I have taught K-12 English and ESL for about five years. In college, I completed around ten literature courses. Most recently, I homeschooled a high school student's English class from ninth grade through tenth grade. We focus... See Matthew's full profile

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