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Judy V.
68/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... read more

68/hour
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246 hours tutoring English out of 1,385 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... read more

Ursula G.
50/hour

German (native speaker) & English (ESL/EFL) Language Tutor/Coach

I have been living in the US for 17 years. but I am a German national and have had to learn English as a Second Language just like you. I am familiar with the difficulties students face when learning English as a Foreign or as a... read more

50/hour
5.0 (714)
15 hours tutoring English out of 2,659 hours
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I have been living in the US for 17 years. but I am a German national and have had to learn English as a Second Language just like you. I am familiar with the difficulties students face when learning English as a Foreign or as a... read more

Alrick K.
50/hour

PhD college prof, for English reading & writing, Spanish language

I have experience tutoring students for the PSAT, SAT and ACT and my students have shown tremendous growth in test scores. I have taught language (Spanish & English), literature (American & European)and history professionally for 19... read more

50/hour
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18 hours tutoring English out of 236 hours
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I have experience tutoring students for the PSAT, SAT and ACT and my students have shown tremendous growth in test scores. I have taught language (Spanish & English), literature (American & European)and history professionally for 19... read more

Nick S.
68/hour

The College Guy - Leading LA Test Prep "Hollywood's Tutor"

For the past six years, I've scored a perfect 36 on ACT English and helped my high-scoring students finally reach the 99th percentile to be competitive at top colleges. You will struggle to break 34 on ACT English by only... read more

68/hour
5.0 (108)
7 hours tutoring English out of 206 hours
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For the past six years, I've scored a perfect 36 on ACT English and helped my high-scoring students finally reach the 99th percentile to be competitive at top colleges. You will struggle to break 34 on ACT English by only... read more

Laurie G.
60/hour

English Language Teacher of Communication for Adults and Children

I have experience teaching English to children who have just arrived in this country to enable them to succeed in a classroom setting. I've worked with adult readers struggling with qualifying tests to move up the career ladder. As a... read more

60/hour
5.0 (228)
234 hours tutoring English out of 1,458 hours
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I have experience teaching English to children who have just arrived in this country to enable them to succeed in a classroom setting. I've worked with adult readers struggling with qualifying tests to move up the career ladder. As a... read more

Jennifer L.
30/hour

Expert Librarian Specializing in Biology, Medicine, and Writing

Also, I've written Master's Theses which were accepted for graduation. Additionally, I've been trained to teach English as a Second/Foreign Language and as an adult literacy tutor. I have extensive experience from... read more

30/hour
5.0 (123)
1 hours tutoring English out of 324 hours
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Also, I've written Master's Theses which were accepted for graduation. Additionally, I've been trained to teach English as a Second/Foreign Language and as an adult literacy tutor. I have extensive experience from... read more

Ben S.
15/hour

Native English speaker with 3 years of teaching experience

I am a native English speaker and have taken English in high school and college. Additionally, I have 25 years of business experience using English with both native and non-native English speakers. Areas I focus on are... read more

15/hour
5.0 (141)
116 hours tutoring English out of 247 hours
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I am a native English speaker and have taken English in high school and college. Additionally, I have 25 years of business experience using English with both native and non-native English speakers. Areas I focus on are... read more

Christine C.
30/hour

AP Psychology Teacher and Exam Reader, TESOL and History teacher

In addition to working with English language learners in the U.S., I have also taught English in China and Ecuador. I also recently earned a certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from the... read more

30/hour
5.0 (48)
83 hours tutoring
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In addition to working with English language learners in the U.S., I have also taught English in China and Ecuador. I also recently earned a certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from the... read more

James D.
30/hour

Lecturer and Published Author with 12+ years experience, Engaging

I'm a published poet and a teacher with a double BA in Psychology and English. Currently enrolled in graduate school for an MFA. I can help with grammar, essay writing, phonics, reading comprehension, poetry, creative writing, and... read more

30/hour
5.0 (105)
28 hours tutoring English out of 283 hours
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I'm a published poet and a teacher with a double BA in Psychology and English. Currently enrolled in graduate school for an MFA. I can help with grammar, essay writing, phonics, reading comprehension, poetry, creative writing, and... read more

Erin F.
65/hour

Certified English/Lang. Arts Teacher, Reading and Writing Tutor

...progress students make when given the chance to work with instructors in a one-on-one setting. I hold a BA in English and an MS in English Teaching, both from Florida State University. I specialize in grades 6-12, but I have worked with read more

65/hour
5.0 (204)
682 hours tutoring English out of 984 hours
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...progress students make when given the chance to work with instructors in a one-on-one setting. I hold a BA in English and an MS in English Teaching, both from Florida State University. I specialize in grades 6-12, but I have worked with read more

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How would you define English in your own words?
There's no such thing as a wrong answer in English Literature. Generally speaking, your grade comes not from the validity of your opinions themselves, but from how well you articulate them. The question is not whether or not the tree in that novel is a symbol and of what, it's how completely... read more
There's no such thing as a wrong answer in English Literature. Generally speaking, your grade comes not from the validity of your opinions... read more
Ellen S.

Ellen S. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define English in your own words?
English is more than just learning how to read and write; English is about cultivating in students the necessary critical thinking skills for the future. According to the National Center on Education and the Economy, "this is a world in which a very high level of preparation in reading, writing,... read more
English is more than just learning how to read and write; English is about cultivating in students the necessary critical thinking skills for the... read more
David M.

David M. answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define English in your own words?
Nearly all endeavors of communication on any topic require language. This includes study and use of reading comprehension--surface fact to analytic and synthesizing levels—so that one can respond well and appropriately. We use language to express minute subtleties of ideas; the more vocabulary,... read more
Nearly all endeavors of communication on any topic require language. This includes study and use of reading comprehension--surface fact to... read more
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How would you define English in your own words?
English is both the language and its infinite expressions in prose (fiction and nonfiction in an ever-expanding number of genres, for example), poetry in all its forms, drama, speech (from elevated and formal to rudimentary and profane) and numerous other forms. The tone, rhythm, syntax, diction,... read more
English is both the language and its infinite expressions in prose (fiction and nonfiction in an ever-expanding number of genres, for example),... read more
Answered • 03/19/18