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Jack P.
55/hour

Durham, NC

MA in TESOL and 9+ years in English proficiency test prep

I have an MA in TESOL and have nearly completed a PhD in Applied Linguistics. As part of my Associate Professor job in English Language Teaching and in my director role of a college ESL program, I taught TOEFL and IELTS prep. I also trained teachers in common English proficiency tests, including the IELTS. read more

55/hour
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I have an MA in TESOL and have nearly completed a PhD in Applied Linguistics. As part of my Associate Professor job in English Language Teaching and in my director role of a college ESL program, I taught TOEFL and IELTS prep. I also trained teachers in common English proficiency tests, including the IELTS. read more

N. Yolanda C.
39/hour

Near Durham, NC

Master in Teaching English as a Second Language.

Over 15 years of teaching experience. Certified Teacher. read more

39/hour
5.0 (105)
228 hours tutoring
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Over 15 years of teaching experience. Certified Teacher. read more

James M.
40/hour

Durham, NC

Middle School Math Teacher

I have experience teaching students from all types of backgrounds, ages and learning styles. My goal for students is to enjoy learning while achieving content mastery. I have taught middle school math, elementary math, English language arts, and have professional experience in government politics. I am happy... read more

40/hour
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I have experience teaching students from all types of backgrounds, ages and learning styles. My goal for students is to enjoy learning while achieving content mastery. I have taught middle school math, elementary math, English language arts, and have professional experience in government politics. I am happy... read more

Isaac C.
50/hour

Durham, NC

Physics, Chemistry, Math, and Computer Programming Tutor

I have also been employed to evaluate safety critical software written in C, C++, and assembly language. My approach to teaching computer programming is to introduce students to programming paradigms suitable for the particular language, and then to teach the students the syntax and semantics unique to... read more

50/hour
4.9 (747)
3,030 hours tutoring
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I have also been employed to evaluate safety critical software written in C, C++, and assembly language. My approach to teaching computer programming is to introduce students to programming paradigms suitable for the particular language, and then to teach the students the syntax and semantics unique to... read more

Nicole L.
50/hour

Durham, NC

Certified ESL/ESOL tutor eager to assist you

I have been tutoring English as a Second Language since 2000. I began helping high school students study reading and writing since I started on Wyzant in 2010. But my love and talent for English and writing goes back to grade school, many years ago! read more

50/hour
5.0 (50)
477 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring English as a Second Language since 2000. I began helping high school students study reading and writing since I started on Wyzant in 2010. But my love and talent for English and writing goes back to grade school, many years ago! read more

Anita J.
85/hour

Durham, NC

25 Years of Experience Teaching ESL/Writing/IELTS/Farsi!

On top of having an MA in Teaching English As a Second/Foreign Language, I finished the teacher training courses offered by Cambridge University and got certified by the British Council as an IELTS examiner in years past. I also tutor Persian (Farsi) which is my native language, and I have been... read more

85/hour
4.9 (52)
193 hours tutoring
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On top of having an MA in Teaching English As a Second/Foreign Language, I finished the teacher training courses offered by Cambridge University and got certified by the British Council as an IELTS examiner in years past. I also tutor Persian (Farsi) which is my native language, and I have been... read more

Jon A.
40/hour

Durham, NC

Expert Tutoring in Math, Science, and Test Preparation

Further, I have developed techniques that produce, in reasonable time, significant improvement in score on both the math and verbal sections of standardized tests, such as the SAT, ACT and GRE. I also speak several languages and have tutored French, Spanish and Portuguese in recent years. With an advanced degree... read more

40/hour
4.9 (59)
329 hours tutoring
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Further, I have developed techniques that produce, in reasonable time, significant improvement in score on both the math and verbal sections of standardized tests, such as the SAT, ACT and GRE. I also speak several languages and have tutored French, Spanish and Portuguese in recent years. With an advanced degree... read more

Yelena F.
35/hour

Near Durham, NC

12+ years of experience in teaching Russian

I have been teaching at a variety of educational institutions of different levels, from government and private schools to universities, from language courses to colleges, both in class and online. When I teach I always try to include elements of Russian culture and history into my lessons, because I believe that... read more

35/hour
5.0 (873)
2,201 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching at a variety of educational institutions of different levels, from government and private schools to universities, from language courses to colleges, both in class and online. When I teach I always try to include elements of Russian culture and history into my lessons, because I believe that... read more

Kathleen M.
75/hour

Durham, NC

Award-winning Stanford professor, admissions/education consultant

I hold a doctorate in education and have a special interest in pre-K and elementary education. I have worked with students at all levels, but have specifically tutored elementary school-age children (in reading and language arts). I also co-founded a non-profit organization that addresses the educational needs of... read more

75/hour
5.0 (57)
243 hours tutoring
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I hold a doctorate in education and have a special interest in pre-K and elementary education. I have worked with students at all levels, but have specifically tutored elementary school-age children (in reading and language arts). I also co-founded a non-profit organization that addresses the educational needs of... read more

Judy V.
75/hour

Near Durham, NC

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

I have experience in the French, Belgian, and U.S. legal systems, and would be happy to tutor law students, Bar Exam candidates, or professionals seeking to gain a basic working knowledge or more advanced knowledge of legal concepts, legal systems, and specialized legal language. With a B.A. in French and a... read more

75/hour
5.0 (768)
3,809 hours tutoring
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I have experience in the French, Belgian, and U.S. legal systems, and would be happy to tutor law students, Bar Exam candidates, or professionals seeking to gain a basic working knowledge or more advanced knowledge of legal concepts, legal systems, and specialized legal language. With a B.A. in French and a... read more

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Durham Language Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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