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The Best English Tutors in Downey, CA

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Naomi N.
25/hour

Near Downey, CA

English major at top 20 university

As an English major, I have plenty of experience writing and reading at university level. I also excelled in my high school AP Literature courses and am very familiar with literature and writing across many topics and skill levels. read more

25/hour
5.0 (11)
6 hours tutoring English out of 30 hours
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As an English major, I have plenty of experience writing and reading at university level. I also excelled in my high school AP Literature courses and am very familiar with literature and writing across many topics and skill levels. read more

Elizabeth H.
33/hour

Near Downey, CA

Former Adjunct College Professor

This is A former adjunct professor at CSULA, Cal Poly Pomona, and USC in Theatre Arts and an “A” student since Kindergarten, I have excelled at English, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary (Words) throughout my lifetime. These subjects are the loves of my life. I share this love for these subjects with my students.... read more

33/hour
5.0 (821)
472 hours tutoring English out of 3,176 hours
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This is A former adjunct professor at CSULA, Cal Poly Pomona, and USC in Theatre Arts and an “A” student since Kindergarten, I have excelled at English, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary (Words) throughout my lifetime. These subjects are the loves of my life. I share this love for these subjects with my students.... read more

Scott P.
40/hour

Near Downey, CA

Writing and Comprehension Tutor / MBA with Real World Management Exp.

I prefer to bring real world experience with a “outside the box” creative approach. As a corporate manager for 15+ years, I have managed, trained, and mentored people in all stages of their career. I combine business acumen with my undergrad degree in Creative Writing. I have a Masters in Business Administration... read more

40/hour
5.0 (61)
113 hours tutoring
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I prefer to bring real world experience with a “outside the box” creative approach. As a corporate manager for 15+ years, I have managed, trained, and mentored people in all stages of their career. I combine business acumen with my undergrad degree in Creative Writing. I have a Masters in Business Administration... read more

Geoffrey B.
64/hour

Near Downey, CA

Experienced Phi Beta Kappa Tutor with MS in Mathematical Physics

I am a creative and effective tutor with Master's degree in Physics and years of experience working with students of all ages. My tutoring goal is always to help the student should develop a deep and thorough understanding of the material - not merely know how to get the correct answer. That way, they can become... read more

64/hour
5.0 (718)
2 hours tutoring English out of 2,875 hours
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I am a creative and effective tutor with Master's degree in Physics and years of experience working with students of all ages. My tutoring goal is always to help the student should develop a deep and thorough understanding of the material - not merely know how to get the correct answer. That way, they can become... read more

Dr. Mara B.
120/hour

Near Downey, CA

ELA Literature Teacher with Highly Rated Expertise in Academic English

At present, I teach British Literature, Shakespeare, and the full coverage of the English Language Arts (ELA), ELA Honors curriculum, and AP English Language and Composition. I am a credentialed English teacher in New Jersey and California. I also teach university-level Critical Thinking.... read more

120/hour
5.0 (216)
80 hours tutoring English out of 763 hours
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At present, I teach British Literature, Shakespeare, and the full coverage of the English Language Arts (ELA), ELA Honors curriculum, and AP English Language and Composition. I am a credentialed English teacher in New Jersey and California. I also teach university-level Critical Thinking.... read more

Michelle S.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Credentialed Special needs Multi- Subject & English Teacher

My last teaching position was for a 5th/ 6th combination class. My undergraduate degree had an emphasis in elementary education. I have a strong command of the English language. I have high standards for accuracy in reading, writing and speaking as well as an extensive vocabulary. My master's... read more

50/hour
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My last teaching position was for a 5th/ 6th combination class. My undergraduate degree had an emphasis in elementary education. I have a strong command of the English language. I have high standards for accuracy in reading, writing and speaking as well as an extensive vocabulary. My master's... read more

John K.
75/hour

Near Downey, CA

Very Experienced and Patient English & ESL Instructor

All general English skills, including writing, speaking, grammar, vocabulary building, listening, pronunciation, test preparation. For native speakers and ESL students. read more

75/hour
4.9 (880)
742 hours tutoring English out of 2,935 hours
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All general English skills, including writing, speaking, grammar, vocabulary building, listening, pronunciation, test preparation. For native speakers and ESL students. read more

John Paul S.
20/hour

Near Downey, CA

Philosophy Grad with Multiple Subjects Competencies

5+ years experience tutoring English to students of various levels particularly in the areas of: - Pronunciation - Grammar - Vocabulary - Reading Comprehension - Conversational English read more

20/hour
5.0 (28)
35 hours tutoring English out of 67 hours
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5+ years experience tutoring English to students of various levels particularly in the areas of: - Pronunciation - Grammar - Vocabulary - Reading Comprehension - Conversational English read more

Sophie B.
40/hour

Near Downey, CA

Writing, Editing, Grammar, all made easier!

That's why I help through those tough spots with careful and meaningful suggestions. I am also well versed in the International Baccalaureate - I received a 39/42 on my IB diploma. I received 7s in High Level English Literature, History (Europe), and a bilingual diploma with a 6 in Standard Level... read more

40/hour
4.9 (37)
23 hours tutoring English out of 98 hours
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That's why I help through those tough spots with careful and meaningful suggestions. I am also well versed in the International Baccalaureate - I received a 39/42 on my IB diploma. I received 7s in High Level English Literature, History (Europe), and a bilingual diploma with a 6 in Standard Level... read more

Erik G.
40/hour

Near Downey, CA

Dedicated to helping students read, write and speak with proficiency

My name is Erik and I am dedicated to helping your child read, write and speak with proficiency and confidence. I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in English Literature and Language from Cal Poly Pomona. While in college, I also volunteered at the University Writing Center to help other students with their... read more

40/hour
5.0 (237)
507 hours tutoring English out of 856 hours
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My name is Erik and I am dedicated to helping your child read, write and speak with proficiency and confidence. I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in English Literature and Language from Cal Poly Pomona. While in college, I also volunteered at the University Writing Center to help other students with their... read more

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