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Stephen S.
50/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

50/hour
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212 hours tutoring
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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

Gre C.
55/hour

Max Results! Extremely Effective Coach: Essay Writing, Test Prep, ESL

I worked as a full time ESL teacher for level 1 and 2 students for the past 4 years. I have completed my California teaching English as a second language certification as well as my international TEFL. I have helped numerous students to... read more

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738 hours tutoring
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I worked as a full time ESL teacher for level 1 and 2 students for the past 4 years. I have completed my California teaching English as a second language certification as well as my international TEFL. I have helped numerous students to... read more

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

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1,488 hours tutoring
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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

Mathilde B.
30/hour

Teaching Spanish, ESL, & Writing for diverse communication skills!

I have experience as a volunteer teaching ESL to native Spanish-speaking primary school students. I have also worked interpersonally with Spanish-speaking friends to develop their English skills outside of the classroom. read more

30/hour
4.9 (70)
130 hours tutoring
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I have experience as a volunteer teaching ESL to native Spanish-speaking primary school students. I have also worked interpersonally with Spanish-speaking friends to develop their English skills outside of the classroom. read more

Ben S.
25/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

25/hour
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344 hours tutoring
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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

Linda N.
50/hour

Credentialed elementary school teacher with ESL experience

Teaching English is my specialty! I have taught elementary school students as well as ESL community college students. read more

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615 hours tutoring
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Teaching English is my specialty! I have taught elementary school students as well as ESL community college students. read more

Christine C.
40/hour

Experience English Tutor: Writing, Literature, and ESL

I have several years of experience tutoring students at the middle school, high school, and undergraduate level in English. I help students reading comprehension, literary analysis, and all aspects of the writing process. I'm also... read more

40/hour
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144 hours tutoring
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I have several years of experience tutoring students at the middle school, high school, and undergraduate level in English. I help students reading comprehension, literary analysis, and all aspects of the writing process. I'm also... read more

Alrick K.
65/hour

PhD college prof for all levels of writing, reading, Spanish

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... read more

65/hour
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311 hours tutoring
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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... read more

Brady G.
40/hour

An Experienced Student and Teacher of the English Language

...developed a broad understanding of fiction, nonfiction, and the English language that incorporates an unusual diversity of theoretical and practical perspectives. Because I've also taught English to students from a variety of backgrounds read more

40/hour
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72 hours tutoring
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...developed a broad understanding of fiction, nonfiction, and the English language that incorporates an unusual diversity of theoretical and practical perspectives. Because I've also taught English to students from a variety of backgrounds read more

Jonathan K.
216/hour

Top Yale Grad Essay Mentor - College Essays / Transfer App Essays

I have a Master's of Education, Concentration in English from Tufts University and a Bachelor of Arts, with a distinction in the major, summa cum laude from Yale University. read more

216/hour
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2,182 hours tutoring
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I have a Master's of Education, Concentration in English from Tufts University and a Bachelor of Arts, with a distinction in the major, summa cum laude from Yale University. 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?
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?
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