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The Best essay Tutors in La Puente, CA

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David W.
125/hour

Near La Puente, CA

UCLA Grad. ACT & SAT Expert. Proven Results. Read My Reviews!

I took my first tutoring job over 20 years ago at Santa Monica College, where I received an award for excellence in tutoring writing, grammar, and literature. While attending UCLA, I worked as a teaching assistant for 6 semesters, leading review sessions and grading student essays. As a private business English... read more

125/hour
5.0 (1266)
3,417 hours tutoring
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I took my first tutoring job over 20 years ago at Santa Monica College, where I received an award for excellence in tutoring writing, grammar, and literature. While attending UCLA, I worked as a teaching assistant for 6 semesters, leading review sessions and grading student essays. As a private business English... read more

Rachel F.
95/hour

Near La Puente, CA

Credentialed/Licensed English Teacher: Let Me Help!

If your child is struggling with assignments they find frustrating, difficult, or boring, I can help. LET ME HELP YOUR CHILD BUILD SKILLS, CONFIDENCE, AND INTEREST IN: > Reading, understanding, and analyzing novels, poems, non-fiction essays, and more > Learning and using new vocabulary >... read more

95/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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If your child is struggling with assignments they find frustrating, difficult, or boring, I can help. LET ME HELP YOUR CHILD BUILD SKILLS, CONFIDENCE, AND INTEREST IN: > Reading, understanding, and analyzing novels, poems, non-fiction essays, and more > Learning and using new vocabulary >... read more

Ciprian B.
40/hour

Near La Puente, CA

I will help you get the results you need

As a university student, I've written dozens of academic essays and, as a teaching assistant, I've evaluated hundreds of student essays. I've been recognized for my excellence in writing by being chosen to be a research assistant to a seasoned academic at Claremont Graduate University. All... read more

40/hour
5.0 (48)
88 hours tutoring
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As a university student, I've written dozens of academic essays and, as a teaching assistant, I've evaluated hundreds of student essays. I've been recognized for my excellence in writing by being chosen to be a research assistant to a seasoned academic at Claremont Graduate University. All... read more

Kelly B.
50/hour

Near La Puente, CA

Education professional with 20+ years of college admissions experience

I worked in the admission office at Pepperdine University for four years during my undergraduate studies. Then, I worked at Kaplan Test prep for ten years where I advised students on college and graduate school admissions, including essays, interviews, school selection, etc. I have been the Director of Admissions... read more

50/hour
2 hours tutoring
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I worked in the admission office at Pepperdine University for four years during my undergraduate studies. Then, I worked at Kaplan Test prep for ten years where I advised students on college and graduate school admissions, including essays, interviews, school selection, etc. I have been the Director of Admissions... read more

John K.
75/hour

Near La Puente, CA

American History: Test Prep, Subject Review, Essay help 20y Experience

See the larger narrative that has shaped the nation; understand why famous and obscure events still affect us today. I focus on helping you pass your tests, prepare your essays, and keep up with homework. Together, we can get those grades up fast. read more

75/hour
4.9 (906)
3,029 hours tutoring
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See the larger narrative that has shaped the nation; understand why famous and obscure events still affect us today. I focus on helping you pass your tests, prepare your essays, and keep up with homework. Together, we can get those grades up fast. read more

Chris Horak H.
45/hour

Near La Puente, CA

Knowledgeable tutor for American history

I have a particular interest in the colonial period, as well as the first half of the 20th century, in particular the Wilson, Roosevelt and Eisenhower administrations. I have published several historical essays on the latter period, especially World War II and the anti-Communist era.. read more

45/hour
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I have a particular interest in the colonial period, as well as the first half of the 20th century, in particular the Wilson, Roosevelt and Eisenhower administrations. I have published several historical essays on the latter period, especially World War II and the anti-Communist era.. read more

Connor O.
200/hour

Near La Puente, CA

100th Percentile MCAT Tutor (527)

I have been tutoring professionally for 8 years now and I have been teaching MCAT prep, SAT prep, ACT prep, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Micro and Macrobiology, Organic Chemistry, and English (essay writing, reading comprehension, and grammar). Rather than focusing on the memorization of facts and formulas, I... read more

200/hour
4.9 (71)
153 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring professionally for 8 years now and I have been teaching MCAT prep, SAT prep, ACT prep, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Micro and Macrobiology, Organic Chemistry, and English (essay writing, reading comprehension, and grammar). Rather than focusing on the memorization of facts and formulas, I... read more

Ryan Y.
100/hour

Near La Puente, CA

Harvey Mudd/Cornell grad; multi-subject, empathetic tutor

I have extensive experience tutoring high school and college students in writing essays. I also have experience teaching and tutoring high school ESL students in English writing. I received a 5 on the AP English Literature and Composition Exam, and a 5 on the AP English Language and Composition Exam. I have... read more

100/hour
5.0 (469)
1,766 hours tutoring
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I have extensive experience tutoring high school and college students in writing essays. I also have experience teaching and tutoring high school ESL students in English writing. I received a 5 on the AP English Literature and Composition Exam, and a 5 on the AP English Language and Composition Exam. I have... read more

David F.
65/hour

Near La Puente, CA

Experienced Teacher In Legal Studies, Bar Exam, Science, Math and More

In addition, I have prepared students for the bar exam with outstanding results for over 25 years. In addition to having passed the California Bar Exam on the first try, one of my essay answers was selected as a model answer. read more

65/hour
4.9 (465)
2,049 hours tutoring
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In addition, I have prepared students for the bar exam with outstanding results for over 25 years. In addition to having passed the California Bar Exam on the first try, one of my essay answers was selected as a model answer. read more

Brian K.
30/hour

Near La Puente, CA

Experienced teacher who taught students from all over the world

Several years of experience work with students in writing essays, college admission essays, theses, and cover letters. From initial writing to proofreading, I am able to offer any help you need in writing. read more

30/hour
5.0 (96)
189 hours tutoring
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Several years of experience work with students in writing essays, college admission essays, theses, and cover letters. From initial writing to proofreading, I am able to offer any help you need in writing. read more

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