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Mike N.
27/hour

Scintillating Education: Specializing in English

During my law enforcement career, I had countless opportunities to help people in many ways. Nonetheless, I wanted to contribute in more ways. Despite having earned a teacher certification in English and degrees in criminal justice,... read more

27/hour
5.0 (746)
515 hours tutoring English out of 1,214 hours
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During my law enforcement career, I had countless opportunities to help people in many ways. Nonetheless, I wanted to contribute in more ways. Despite having earned a teacher certification in English and degrees in criminal justice,... read more

Judy V.
80/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

80/hour
5.0 (1173)
286 hours tutoring English out of 6,236 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

Frank S.
85/hour

ASL English Teacher/Basketball Coach

I have studied ASL - American Sign Language - for several years. I also taught English at a State Deaf School in Pennsylvania as well as coached Boys Basketball. I am able to teach anyone the rudimentary elements of ASL such as the... read more

85/hour
5.0 (507)
54 hours tutoring English out of 1,754 hours
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I have studied ASL - American Sign Language - for several years. I also taught English at a State Deaf School in Pennsylvania as well as coached Boys Basketball. I am able to teach anyone the rudimentary elements of ASL such as the... read more

Stephen L.
100/hour

English BA, Literature PhD, with 10 Years as Editor

I have a BA in English and an MA and PhD in Literature. As a graduate student I earned three honors and awards for my teaching. I taught for five years at the university level and helped authors as an editor at a publishing house for ten... read more

100/hour
5.0 (393)
595 hours tutoring English out of 998 hours
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I have a BA in English and an MA and PhD in Literature. As a graduate student I earned three honors and awards for my teaching. I taught for five years at the university level and helped authors as an editor at a publishing house for ten... read more

Kaylena R.
105/hour

English Literature & Writing and Social Work Tutor

Hey there! As a graduate from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN, I taught 11th and 12th grade English Literature and Writing and tutored in the writing center at the high school in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in... read more

105/hour
4.9 (127)
78 hours tutoring English out of 594 hours
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Hey there! As a graduate from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN, I taught 11th and 12th grade English Literature and Writing and tutored in the writing center at the high school in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in... read more

Heidi J.
80/hour

Dynamic, Creative, Experienced Tutor: Reading, Writing, Math, Music!

I've been a teacher and tutor for 17 years and have taught reading from pre-school through high school. I currently teach reading, writing, English and theatre at Creative Learning Place in Los Angeles. I studied Child Development at... read more

80/hour
5.0 (929)
888 hours tutoring English out of 3,134 hours
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I've been a teacher and tutor for 17 years and have taught reading from pre-school through high school. I currently teach reading, writing, English and theatre at Creative Learning Place in Los Angeles. I studied Child Development at... read more

Abby P.
130/hour

Certified College Counselor; ACT/SAT, English Expert; Macalester Grad

ACT English - I received a perfect score of 36 on the English section when I was in high school. I then pursued a degree in linguistics in college - my brain just understands language construction very well! read more

130/hour
5.0 (507)
32 hours tutoring English out of 1,808 hours
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ACT English - I received a perfect score of 36 on the English section when I was in high school. I then pursued a degree in linguistics in college - my brain just understands language construction very well! read more

Dianne T.
65/hour

Teaching English has been my forte for 25 years!

25 years teaching English/ESL (Accent Reduction, Pronunciation, Speaking, Grammar, Reading, and Writing). I started out teaching English in Buenos Aires, Argentina where I lived for almost 18 years. I've taught all kinds... read more

65/hour
5.0 (187)
65 hours tutoring English out of 917 hours
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25 years teaching English/ESL (Accent Reduction, Pronunciation, Speaking, Grammar, Reading, and Writing). I started out teaching English in Buenos Aires, Argentina where I lived for almost 18 years. I've taught all kinds... read more

Susan Y.
62/hour

Full Potential Tutoring in Reading, Writing, and SAT/ACT Prep.

I have a very systematic strategy for tutoring English. Since I am a retired English teacher, I have a vast array of test preparation materials at my disposal. I am very familiar with the California Standards and I keep a checklist... read more

62/hour
5.0 (465)
491 hours tutoring English out of 1,428 hours
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I have a very systematic strategy for tutoring English. Since I am a retired English teacher, I have a vast array of test preparation materials at my disposal. I am very familiar with the California Standards and I keep a checklist... read more

Danielle P.
80/hour

Experienced French Professor, Novelist, French & English Tutor

I have over twelve years of experience editing and critiquing both fiction and non-fiction for other writers, and I love helping students with their creative writing assignments and college essays. I was also an English professor at a... read more

80/hour
5.0 (415)
52 hours tutoring English out of 1,499 hours
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I have over twelve years of experience editing and critiquing both fiction and non-fiction for other writers, and I love helping students with their creative writing assignments and college essays. I was also an English professor at a... 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
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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

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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
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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
Answered • 03/22/18