In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find Writing tutors in Emeryville, CA

Pay-as-you-go private Writing tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Writing Tutors in Emeryville, CA

143 Emeryville private Writing tutors / Find the best local Writing tutor in Emeryville

See more experts ›
Judith N.
80/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Award-winning writer, college professor, official SAT scorer

I have tutored numerous students of all ages (5 to 75) in writing, with a special focus on writing essays for college admission tests and college applications, but also helping with reports, books, fictional pieces, and anything required by their curriculum. I also served as an official scorer of the SAT... read more

80/hour
5.0 (195)
223 hours tutoring Writing out of 401 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have tutored numerous students of all ages (5 to 75) in writing, with a special focus on writing essays for college admission tests and college applications, but also helping with reports, books, fictional pieces, and anything required by their curriculum. I also served as an official scorer of the SAT... read more

Sanjay H.
200/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Berkeley PhD w. 15+ years experience

In addition to several years teaching at UC Berkeley, I have privately tutored and taught Kaplan courses for the following tests: SSAT, ACT, SAT, LSAT, and GRE. I have also worked with clients on reading and writing skills, aided students with college and grad school applications, and I have done targeted work... read more

200/hour
4.0 (8)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 27 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

In addition to several years teaching at UC Berkeley, I have privately tutored and taught Kaplan courses for the following tests: SSAT, ACT, SAT, LSAT, and GRE. I have also worked with clients on reading and writing skills, aided students with college and grad school applications, and I have done targeted work... read more

Stephen S.
90/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Writing coach and children's publisher with comprehensive program

I edited and rewrote educational materials for 15 years, both fiction and nonfiction. Before working in publishing, I coached secondary school writing skills, then integrated the techniques I learned into a social studies curriculum and a practical course in business writing. As an editor and as a teacher,... read more

90/hour
5.0 (534)
284 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,532 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I edited and rewrote educational materials for 15 years, both fiction and nonfiction. Before working in publishing, I coached secondary school writing skills, then integrated the techniques I learned into a social studies curriculum and a practical course in business writing. As an editor and as a teacher,... read more

Madeline A.
75/hour

Emeryville, CA

Knowledgeable, Meticulous, and Passionate Harvard Tutor/Teacher

Hello! My name is Madeline (Maddie) Alvendia, B.A., E.d.M. I am an educator, activist, and life-long learner based in Oakland, California. I received my B.A. in History from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where I graduated in three years. I received my E.d.M. (Master's in Education) from Harvard... read more

75/hour
5.0 (23)
25 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hello! My name is Madeline (Maddie) Alvendia, B.A., E.d.M. I am an educator, activist, and life-long learner based in Oakland, California. I received my B.A. in History from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where I graduated in three years. I received my E.d.M. (Master's in Education) from Harvard... read more

Marshal Y.
65/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Yale History graduate with Kaplan teaching credential

After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... read more

65/hour
4.2 (12)
72 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... read more

Jeanie L.
150/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

SAT Writing and Language Section

While SAT recently eliminated the essay, Section 2 (Writing and Language) is easy to master, as the questions are predictable. I offer no-nonsense approaches and am ready to teach the necessary grammar in a way that sticks even beyond the test. I have developed and taught a highly acclaimed grammar class--I make... read more

150/hour
4.9 (254)
34 hours tutoring Writing out of 903 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

While SAT recently eliminated the essay, Section 2 (Writing and Language) is easy to master, as the questions are predictable. I offer no-nonsense approaches and am ready to teach the necessary grammar in a way that sticks even beyond the test. I have developed and taught a highly acclaimed grammar class--I make... read more

Peter F.
45/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Published Author; Kinder-College Writing Tutor w/16 Years' Experience

I also specialize in helping students put their newfound knowledge of language arts' vocabulary terms and parts of speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, prepositions, etc.) to great use by offering examples of each when and where appropriate, in an effort to help their writing flow from one... read more

45/hour
4.9 (343)
419 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,768 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I also specialize in helping students put their newfound knowledge of language arts' vocabulary terms and parts of speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, prepositions, etc.) to great use by offering examples of each when and where appropriate, in an effort to help their writing flow from one... read more

Michael H.
25/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Bioengineer + Writer Specializing in Math/Reading/Writing/Biology

During this time I developed lesson plans for groups of 5-10 and worked one-on-one with a student developing their skills in Algebra 1. Additionally, as bioengineering major and English major, I've done many review sessions on STEM material including, biology, chemistry, and writing workshops for drafting and... read more

25/hour
5.0 (4)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 10 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

During this time I developed lesson plans for groups of 5-10 and worked one-on-one with a student developing their skills in Algebra 1. Additionally, as bioengineering major and English major, I've done many review sessions on STEM material including, biology, chemistry, and writing workshops for drafting and... read more

Inessa L.
80/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Compassionate and Dedicated Writing and Admissions Tutor

During my office hours, I would help students develop the writing skills they needed to succeed in the class and throughout their academic careers. I currently work as a graduate student advisor at UC Berkeley's School of Information where I continue to pursue my passion for teaching by conducting a... read more

80/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

During my office hours, I would help students develop the writing skills they needed to succeed in the class and throughout their academic careers. I currently work as a graduate student advisor at UC Berkeley's School of Information where I continue to pursue my passion for teaching by conducting a... read more

Michael M.
70/hour

Near Emeryville, CA

Writing Tutor: Middle School, High School, College, Grad School, ESL

I received a bachelor’s degree in Literature and Creative Writing from Bard College and an MFA in Creative Writing from Boston University. At Boston University, I studied with Leslie Epstein, Ha Jin, and Sigrid Nunez; I was awarded the Saul Bellow Prize, and followed graduation with a BU Global Fellowship... read more

70/hour
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 1 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I received a bachelor’s degree in Literature and Creative Writing from Bard College and an MFA in Creative Writing from Boston University. At Boston University, I studied with Leslie Epstein, Ha Jin, and Sigrid Nunez; I was awarded the Saul Bellow Prize, and followed graduation with a BU Global Fellowship... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Writing tutoring lessons

Emeryville Writing Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Emeryville Writing tutor? Emeryville Writing tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $85
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets