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Allison W. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Allison W.
25/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Experienced ESL/EFL Instructor

As both a social worker and a certified ESL/ESOL instructor, I bring a unique approach to tutoring. An effective tutor not only knows the subject matter, but also understands the student. Not just their preferred learning style, but what motivates the student and will really help them learn. Having been a social... See Allison's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (1)
7 hours tutoring
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As both a social worker and a certified ESL/ESOL instructor, I bring a unique approach to tutoring. An effective tutor not only knows the subject matter, but also understands the student. Not just their preferred learning style, but what motivates the student and will really help them learn. Having been a social... See Allison's full profile

Roberto P. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Roberto P.
50/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Master's Certified Teacher with Experience to Tutor Different Subjects

I have a master's degree in education with emphasis in ESOL, which allows me to help students with their English writing, grammar, and essays, including SAT reading and SAT writing. Since I have a bachelor's degree in Business, I can also assist students in their economics/business classes.... See Roberto's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (26)
35 hours tutoring
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I have a master's degree in education with emphasis in ESOL, which allows me to help students with their English writing, grammar, and essays, including SAT reading and SAT writing. Since I have a bachelor's degree in Business, I can also assist students in their economics/business classes.... See Roberto's full profile

Christine W. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christine W.
70/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Reading and English fluency with American Sign Language support

I love teaching reading, and can make the words come alive in your mind! I am especially talented in helping Deaf people connect English and ASL in order to read well. See Christine's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (3)
9 hours tutoring
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I love teaching reading, and can make the words come alive in your mind! I am especially talented in helping Deaf people connect English and ASL in order to read well. See Christine's full profile

Pnina M. Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Pnina M.
70/hour

Fairfax, VA

Patient, Experienced Tutor, Great Results!

Together, the student and I find out exactly the aspects of a topic that are most difficult, and then we creatively find the most effective and enjoyable ways to develop that student's abilities. I particularly love reading and writing, and I hope that my students will not only be capable but enjoy... See Pnina's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (18)
10 hours tutoring Reading out of 50 hours
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Together, the student and I find out exactly the aspects of a topic that are most difficult, and then we creatively find the most effective and enjoyable ways to develop that student's abilities. I particularly love reading and writing, and I hope that my students will not only be capable but enjoy... See Pnina's full profile

Pamela N. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Pamela N.
40/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

English language and literature tutor

I have taught ESL for 5 years, tutoring students with a variety of native languages, including Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, and Croatian. I prefer to teach students who are at least at the intermediate level. I can teach writing, reading, vocabulary, and conversation. I have a degree... See Pamela's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (669)
2,873 hours tutoring
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I have taught ESL for 5 years, tutoring students with a variety of native languages, including Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, and Croatian. I prefer to teach students who are at least at the intermediate level. I can teach writing, reading, vocabulary, and conversation. I have a degree... See Pamela's full profile

Christina S. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christina S.
67/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Experienced reading teacher for all ages

I grew up in a reading family--I don't think we ever had fewer than 40 boxes worth of books in our house! Now as an adult I love to share my big vocabulary and love of reading with students of all ages. I teach everything from grammar, spelling, and basic reading to advanced vocabulary,... See Christina's full profile

67/hour
5.0 (688)
4,463 hours tutoring
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I grew up in a reading family--I don't think we ever had fewer than 40 boxes worth of books in our house! Now as an adult I love to share my big vocabulary and love of reading with students of all ages. I teach everything from grammar, spelling, and basic reading to advanced vocabulary,... See Christina's full profile

Sheneil B. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sheneil B.
55/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Patient and Effective Tutor- Pharmacology, Chemistry, Biology etc.

I've grown up speaking English and one of it's Creoles but understanding the language took study and practice. Even though I'm a scientist, there is a fair amount of writing and reading that goes with it. I'm always learning more English- I'm not perfect but I can share what I've... See Sheneil's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (22)
44 hours tutoring
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I've grown up speaking English and one of it's Creoles but understanding the language took study and practice. Even though I'm a scientist, there is a fair amount of writing and reading that goes with it. I'm always learning more English- I'm not perfect but I can share what I've... See Sheneil's full profile

Neema A. Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Neema A.
40/hour

Fairfax, VA

Tutoring since 2008, teaching phonics, reading, and literary analysis

I have been tutoring since 2008, and reading, as part of language arts, has been one of the top subjects that I have tutored to all ages and levels. I have significant experience teaching young children phonics and reading comprehension, as well as significant experience teaching adolescents and adults... See Neema's full profile

40/hour
4.7 (26)
215 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring since 2008, and reading, as part of language arts, has been one of the top subjects that I have tutored to all ages and levels. I have significant experience teaching young children phonics and reading comprehension, as well as significant experience teaching adolescents and adults... See Neema's full profile

Jessie V. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jessie V.
75/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Special Needs Ed., Spanish, English, Public Speaking, ESL, TOFEL

Thank you so much for stopping by my profile today to learn about my background. Did you know that the human brain was never meant to read in the first place? Interesting, isn't it? Of all the things our brain does, reading is the number one most challenging thing it does for us every day (especially... See Jessie's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (26)
141 hours tutoring
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Thank you so much for stopping by my profile today to learn about my background. Did you know that the human brain was never meant to read in the first place? Interesting, isn't it? Of all the things our brain does, reading is the number one most challenging thing it does for us every day (especially... See Jessie's full profile

L Alicia D. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
L Alicia D.
45/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Internationally Recognized & Respected American English Tutor

I have tutored children and teens in reading skills, both for standardized tests and for reading assessments requiring demonstration of comprehension and reflection. I am trained in phonics instruction; each sound is introduced initially with a single "basic code" spelling, e.g. the /ee/... See L Alicia's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (67)
203 hours tutoring
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I have tutored children and teens in reading skills, both for standardized tests and for reading assessments requiring demonstration of comprehension and reflection. I am trained in phonics instruction; each sound is introduced initially with a single "basic code" spelling, e.g. the /ee/... See L Alicia's full profile

Anna L. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna L.
55/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Georgetown Graduate, Government/Politics, Writing Tutor!

I also participated in the All-State Choir Auditions in high school, where sight-singing was a portion of the audition. I use solfege and I am more than proficient at reading music and sight-singing. See Anna's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (73)
149 hours tutoring
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I also participated in the All-State Choir Auditions in high school, where sight-singing was a portion of the audition. I use solfege and I am more than proficient at reading music and sight-singing. See Anna's full profile

Isha I. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Isha I.
30/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Bachlor's of Arts and Master's in Literature.

Can help very young kids in reading and writing. See Isha's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (109)
41 hours tutoring Reading out of 338 hours
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Can help very young kids in reading and writing. See Isha's full profile

Amani R. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amani R.
50/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

BA: ENG & M.Ed: Secondary Education. Specialties: Writing & Literature

Hello, my name is Amani R. and I am an English tutor and teacher who is passionate about literature, reading, and writing skills. I have a BA in English from the university of Mary Washington, as well as a Masters in Secondary Education from the University of Mary Washington. I have several years of experience... See Amani's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (5)
29 hours tutoring
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Hello, my name is Amani R. and I am an English tutor and teacher who is passionate about literature, reading, and writing skills. I have a BA in English from the university of Mary Washington, as well as a Masters in Secondary Education from the University of Mary Washington. I have several years of experience... See Amani's full profile

Cady T. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cady T.
55/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Fulbright Scholar with ESL/literacy training background

I served as a literacy mentor working with elementary and middle school aged children on critical reading and comprehension skills. I also have a background and familiarity addressing the specific grammatical and structural challenges presented to high school ESL learners that are native speakers of non-Romance... See Cady's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (7)
40 hours tutoring
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I served as a literacy mentor working with elementary and middle school aged children on critical reading and comprehension skills. I also have a background and familiarity addressing the specific grammatical and structural challenges presented to high school ESL learners that are native speakers of non-Romance... See Cady's full profile

Ruth S. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ruth S.
60/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Patient Educator with Years of Experience

As a dual citizen of the United States and Switzerland, I understand how intimidating it is to apply for U.S. citizenship. Many people get very anxious as they prepare for the civics test and the reading and writing tests, and it helps to have guidance from someone with experience. I earned a certificate in... See Ruth's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (1304)
8 hours tutoring Reading out of 3,450 hours
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As a dual citizen of the United States and Switzerland, I understand how intimidating it is to apply for U.S. citizenship. Many people get very anxious as they prepare for the civics test and the reading and writing tests, and it helps to have guidance from someone with experience. I earned a certificate in... See Ruth's full profile

Ellen K. Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ellen K.
80/hour

Fairfax, VA

Ellen, Masters in Special Education, great with kids and adults

I have been teaching reading for over thirty years. I am certified to teach Cognitive Reading Strategies, Read Naturally, Reading Mastery, Wilson Reading, Fundations, Visualization and Verbalization and other strategies. These strategies address comprehension, fluency, and phonics as... See Ellen's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1219)
986 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,420 hours
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I have been teaching reading for over thirty years. I am certified to teach Cognitive Reading Strategies, Read Naturally, Reading Mastery, Wilson Reading, Fundations, Visualization and Verbalization and other strategies. These strategies address comprehension, fluency, and phonics as... See Ellen's full profile

Jeanne T. Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeanne T.
65/hour

Fairfax, VA

BA in English and Book Club Leader with Reading Experience

BA in English with Study Skills Experience Experience in tutoring elementary and middle school students in reading, especially curating and interpreting current articles/blogs. Focus on reading comprehension, speech articulation, and other techniques for purposes of delivering classroom speeches.... See Jeanne's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (41)
7 hours tutoring Reading out of 171 hours
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BA in English with Study Skills Experience Experience in tutoring elementary and middle school students in reading, especially curating and interpreting current articles/blogs. Focus on reading comprehension, speech articulation, and other techniques for purposes of delivering classroom speeches.... See Jeanne's full profile

Alexandra B. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexandra B.
70/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Georgetown English + Art, Grad Student, Freelance Artist, Writer

I am a freelance illustrator, political cartoonist, satirist, and fine artist from Washington, D.C. I serve as the Editorial Political Cartoonist for the John Kerry-founded environmental organization World War Zero. I earned my BA from Georgetown in May 2022, with a double-major in English and Art. I am also expecting to... See Alexandra's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (67)
43 hours tutoring Reading out of 300 hours
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I am a freelance illustrator, political cartoonist, satirist, and fine artist from Washington, D.C. I serve as the Editorial Political Cartoonist for the John Kerry-founded environmental organization World War Zero. I earned my BA from Georgetown in May 2022, with a double-major in English and Art. I am also expecting to... See Alexandra's full profile

Kyle B. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kyle B.
65/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Dissertation, Essay, and Research Paper Assistance

I have developed lesson plans for grades K-12 in accordance with the Testing and Standards of Learning (SOL) and Common Core State standards. I have developed tools to assist teachers and developed learning plans for students for online writing assessment, vocabulary, English reading, and math. See Kyle's full profile

65/hour
4.7 (21)
77 hours tutoring
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I have developed lesson plans for grades K-12 in accordance with the Testing and Standards of Learning (SOL) and Common Core State standards. I have developed tools to assist teachers and developed learning plans for students for online writing assessment, vocabulary, English reading, and math. See Kyle's full profile

Margaret K. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Margaret K.
40/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Reading Teacher and Flute Instructor

I have a Master's Degree in Reading from the University of Virginia. I was the Reading Specialist at Chesterbrook Academy for six years. See Margaret's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (274)
395 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,421 hours
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I have a Master's Degree in Reading from the University of Virginia. I was the Reading Specialist at Chesterbrook Academy for six years. See Margaret's full profile

Kwame L. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kwame L.
50/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Former College Professor Offers Arabic Lessons

Have you hit the proverbial wall in your Arabic language development? Need to brush up on your speaking before the big DLPT test or that tour abroad for work? Whatever your current proficiency may be, look no further - your new instructor is here. In my capacity as a professor of Arabic language and literature at... See Kwame's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (5)
6 hours tutoring
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Have you hit the proverbial wall in your Arabic language development? Need to brush up on your speaking before the big DLPT test or that tour abroad for work? Whatever your current proficiency may be, look no further - your new instructor is here. In my capacity as a professor of Arabic language and literature at... See Kwame's full profile

Michael G. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael G.
25/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

International Studies grad willing to help in many ways!

Reading has always been something I love to do. At an early age I picked it up quick and haven’t stopped since the. I read all of the time and enjoy helping others experience the great feeling of reading on their own. See Michael's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (25)
9 hours tutoring Reading out of 160 hours
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Reading has always been something I love to do. At an early age I picked it up quick and haven’t stopped since the. I read all of the time and enjoy helping others experience the great feeling of reading on their own. See Michael's full profile

Loren R. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Loren R.
50/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Johns Hopkins Dean's Scholar, M.B.A., M.S., M.A.

I am a Johns Hopkins Dean's Scholar and candidate for the degree of Master of Science in Marketing, with an MBA in International Management and Policy Studies from Middlebury College, MIIS. I have 15 years of progressive marketing research experience as an analyst, consultant and program manager with a Fortune 500... See Loren's full profile

50/hour
4.4 (25)
73 hours tutoring
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I am a Johns Hopkins Dean's Scholar and candidate for the degree of Master of Science in Marketing, with an MBA in International Management and Policy Studies from Middlebury College, MIIS. I have 15 years of progressive marketing research experience as an analyst, consultant and program manager with a Fortune 500... See Loren's full profile

Amanda M. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amanda M.
75/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Effective Tutor - 15 years experience - English, Math, Exam Prep

Hi! I’m Amanda and I’m a Math and English tutor, with a focus on standardized exam prep. For the last 15 years, I have helped students get accepted to their top-choice universities. I have a learner-centered approach to teaching, helping you gain the tools and confidence you need to tackle your specific goals. My... See Amanda's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (77)
226 hours tutoring
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Hi! I’m Amanda and I’m a Math and English tutor, with a focus on standardized exam prep. For the last 15 years, I have helped students get accepted to their top-choice universities. I have a learner-centered approach to teaching, helping you gain the tools and confidence you need to tackle your specific goals. My... See Amanda's full profile

Maribeth C. Near Fairfax, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Maribeth C.
45/hour

Near Fairfax, VA

Retired English teacher

I have tutored all aspects of the language arts and especially enjoy working with students to encourage their love of reading. A student must develop a curiosity of what’s behind the words in order to learn the art of reading. Let me do that for you. Maribeth See Maribeth's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (88)
131 hours tutoring Reading out of 427 hours
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I have tutored all aspects of the language arts and especially enjoy working with students to encourage their love of reading. A student must develop a curiosity of what’s behind the words in order to learn the art of reading. Let me do that for you. Maribeth See Maribeth's full profile

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