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The Best Writing Tutors in Downey, CA

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Georgia B.
75/hour

Near Downey, CA

TESOL Certified Tutor Specializing in Reading and Writing

My goal as an English tutor is to help my students discover what gets them excited about language! One of my life's passions is studying linguistics and exploring literature of the past and present. I work with native English speakers as well as speakers of other languages. I hold a TESOL certificate from UCLA and a... read more

75/hour
5.0 (54)
204 hours tutoring
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My goal as an English tutor is to help my students discover what gets them excited about language! One of my life's passions is studying linguistics and exploring literature of the past and present. I work with native English speakers as well as speakers of other languages. I hold a TESOL certificate from UCLA and a... read more

John K.
79/hour

Near Downey, CA

Efficient, Experienced SAT, TOEFL, ACT, GMAT, GRE Online Specialist

I offer writing lessons to suit every need. We cover structure, organization, essay formats, style, and effective word choice. These skills may be applied to standardized tests, such as TOEFL or SAT. I also offer practical advice and technique for those who would like to write effectively in English in... read more

79/hour
4.9 (993)
153 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,464 hours
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I offer writing lessons to suit every need. We cover structure, organization, essay formats, style, and effective word choice. These skills may be applied to standardized tests, such as TOEFL or SAT. I also offer practical advice and technique for those who would like to write effectively in English in... read more

Peter C.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Experienced English Teacher - Writing/Grammar and Communication

I currently teach at the University of Southern California (USC) and have also taught at California State University, Long Beach and Santa Monica College. I have experience teaching university writing, communication skills, reading, grammar, and various other English skills including pronunciation and IELTs test... read more

50/hour
5.0 (9)
15 hours tutoring
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I currently teach at the University of Southern California (USC) and have also taught at California State University, Long Beach and Santa Monica College. I have experience teaching university writing, communication skills, reading, grammar, and various other English skills including pronunciation and IELTs test... read more

Scott P.
40/hour

Near Downey, CA

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

I can help you write essays or write creative or both if you are so inclined! I can help you write under timed circumstances for tests. I've written plenty of term papers in college (and thankfully received a B or better), so I'm sure I can help you write a concise, on topic essay. read more

40/hour
5.0 (63)
83 hours tutoring Writing out of 116 hours
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I can help you write essays or write creative or both if you are so inclined! I can help you write under timed circumstances for tests. I've written plenty of term papers in college (and thankfully received a B or better), so I'm sure I can help you write a concise, on topic essay. read more

Matthew K.
70/hour

Near Downey, CA

English teacher of six years; academic research for five years

In college, I successfully applied to many fellowship and scholarship programs, and most recently to graduate school at UCLA, so I am well-prepared to help with college essay writing as well. For the past five years, I have worked in academic research and writing so I have some specialty in technical... read more

70/hour
5.0 (112)
36 hours tutoring Writing out of 257 hours
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In college, I successfully applied to many fellowship and scholarship programs, and most recently to graduate school at UCLA, so I am well-prepared to help with college essay writing as well. For the past five years, I have worked in academic research and writing so I have some specialty in technical... read more

Alaina P.
35/hour

Near Downey, CA

Writing of all Types

Being an English tutor and having a BA in Journalism, I can help with any level of writing as a form of communicating-from informal, to journal and technical writing. We can work on structuring papers so the flow of ideas makes sense to your reader. We can also go over good editing, getting the information... read more

35/hour
4.8 (4)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 12 hours
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Being an English tutor and having a BA in Journalism, I can help with any level of writing as a form of communicating-from informal, to journal and technical writing. We can work on structuring papers so the flow of ideas makes sense to your reader. We can also go over good editing, getting the information... 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... read more

40/hour
4.9 (243)
259 hours tutoring Writing out of 894 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... read more

Sabrina S.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Med student experienced in writing, college essays, and editing

I excelled in high school writing as well as AP and SAT exams. I studied many English courses in undergrad at UCLA and as a current medical student, I scored in the top percentiles for verbal/writing on my entrance exam. read more

50/hour
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I excelled in high school writing as well as AP and SAT exams. I studied many English courses in undergrad at UCLA and as a current medical student, I scored in the top percentiles for verbal/writing on my entrance exam. read more

Cameron O.
55/hour

Near Downey, CA

Cornell Grad and Journalist Available for Writing Help (4th - College)

That is the exact type of approach I take to tutoring; I want to help my students feel confident in their writing skills. If something isn't making sense, I have no problems going back to the drawing board to figure out a method that will stick with the student. I am available to assist with any... read more

55/hour
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That is the exact type of approach I take to tutoring; I want to help my students feel confident in their writing skills. If something isn't making sense, I have no problems going back to the drawing board to figure out a method that will stick with the student. I am available to assist with any... read more

Mel P.
150/hour

Near Downey, CA

Patient UC Berkeley Grad Tutors in WRITING LITERARY & ACADEMIC ESSAYS

Great knowledge and experience with literature, high school English, college English, essay research and formatting. Guide students to strengthen various historical, academic creative, and college admissions essays. read more

150/hour
4.9 (131)
87 hours tutoring Writing out of 460 hours
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Great knowledge and experience with literature, high school English, college English, essay research and formatting. Guide students to strengthen various historical, academic creative, and college admissions essays. read more

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