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Lalita S.
60/hour

Ivy League 99th-Percentile ACT-SAT Tutor with UCLA BA, Columbia MA

I have an MA in English and Comparative Literature from Columbia University and a BA from UCLA. In addition, I taught College Writing courses at Cal State Northridge (CSUN) for 8 semesters. I am able to tutor essay writing, comprehension,... read more

60/hour
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485 hours tutoring English out of 2,969 hours
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I have an MA in English and Comparative Literature from Columbia University and a BA from UCLA. In addition, I taught College Writing courses at Cal State Northridge (CSUN) for 8 semesters. I am able to tutor essay writing, comprehension,... read more

Judy V.
70/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

70/hour
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270 hours tutoring English out of 1,978 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

Sherry W.
35/hour

Every Level of English Offered: ESL to AP Literature

I taught all needs levels of students in English 7, 8, 9, and 12 with great success combining school district and state standards with individual learning needs such as spelling and written expression. I am very familiar with the literature... read more

35/hour
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776 hours tutoring English out of 2,119 hours
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I taught all needs levels of students in English 7, 8, 9, and 12 with great success combining school district and state standards with individual learning needs such as spelling and written expression. I am very familiar with the literature... read more

Stephen S.
70/hour

English teacher, book lover, and former children's publisher

English has always been a strong suit for me, but I understand how it can be a struggle, in part because I spent many years studying other languages. Another source of insight is my experience teaching a wide range of students. Furthermore,... read more

70/hour
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94 hours tutoring English out of 807 hours
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English has always been a strong suit for me, but I understand how it can be a struggle, in part because I spent many years studying other languages. Another source of insight is my experience teaching a wide range of students. Furthermore,... read more

Nicole E.
68/hour

AP English Teacher

I have taught English for over 10 years. I started by teaching middle school advanced English Literature classes - sixth, seventh, and eighth grade. Then I taught high school advanced English for 8 years - spanning all four... read more

68/hour
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127 hours tutoring English out of 500 hours
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I have taught English for over 10 years. I started by teaching middle school advanced English Literature classes - sixth, seventh, and eighth grade. Then I taught high school advanced English for 8 years - spanning all four... read more

Kaylena R.
75/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 in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in Sioux Falls, SD,... read more

75/hour
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58 hours tutoring English out of 242 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 in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in Sioux Falls, SD,... read more

Emily S.
30/hour

Retired College English Teacher for writing and literature

English refers to help for native speakers, often high school or college students who are taking regular school subjects and may need help with their writing or other homework. English also includes the study and analysis of... read more

30/hour
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885 hours tutoring English out of 3,456 hours
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English refers to help for native speakers, often high school or college students who are taking regular school subjects and may need help with their writing or other homework. English also includes the study and analysis of... read more

Steven K.
100/hour

Experienced and Patient Writing, Literature and Humanities Coach

I am a writer and editor with a PhD in English Language and Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I have over a decade's experience designing and teaching college writing and literature courses at UNC and at... read more

100/hour
5.0 (1249)
1,057 hours tutoring English out of 3,987 hours
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I am a writer and editor with a PhD in English Language and Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I have over a decade's experience designing and teaching college writing and literature courses at UNC and at... read more

William N.
45/hour

Experienced English Tutor... Ready to Help You!

I can help you learn or improve your spoken and written English skills. I graduated with a BA in English and went on to obtain both a Masters degree and Doctor of Philosophy degree for which I wrote and defended a research based... read more

45/hour
5.0 (160)
45 hours tutoring English out of 408 hours
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I can help you learn or improve your spoken and written English skills. I graduated with a BA in English and went on to obtain both a Masters degree and Doctor of Philosophy degree for which I wrote and defended a research based... read more

M.K. S.
54/hour

Writing Coaching for College and High School Seniors

I have a bachelor's degree in English Literature and have been an editor for many years. I have had the opportunity to train many young writers in English - both from a reading and writing perspective. This included use of... read more

54/hour
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142 hours tutoring
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I have a bachelor's degree in English Literature and have been an editor for many years. I have had the opportunity to train many young writers in English - both from a reading and writing perspective. This included use of... 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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Ellen S. 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 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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David M. answered • 03/19/18

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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