In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find English tutors in Lafayette, CA

Pay-as-you-go private English tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best English Tutors in Lafayette, CA

109 Lafayette private English tutors / Find the best local English tutor in Lafayette

See more experts ›
Rani M.
50/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

ESL and English language arts tutor

Academic Writing, MLA, APA, ESL, English, Public Speaking read more

50/hour
5.0 (3)
3 hours tutoring English out of 5 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Academic Writing, MLA, APA, ESL, English, Public Speaking read more

Vivian G.
50/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

Aspiring English Teacher and Experienced Essay Editor

COVID concerns are keeping me out of the classroom at the moment but I am excited to offer my expertise to students online! I have experience as a student teacher in public schools for English and Creative Writing classes. I also have experience grading AP English essays and with drafting and polishing... read more

50/hour
5.0 (29)
15 hours tutoring English out of 39 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

COVID concerns are keeping me out of the classroom at the moment but I am excited to offer my expertise to students online! I have experience as a student teacher in public schools for English and Creative Writing classes. I also have experience grading AP English essays and with drafting and polishing... read more

Chris C.
30/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

K-12, Bilingual, Reading/Language Arts, Mathematics Tutoring

Third - Three full years as regular classroom teacher divided as follows: One year full day English only teacher, one year full day Spanish bilingual teacher, one year full day English only 3-4 combination teacher. Fourth - Three full years as English-only (with assistance provided for a few students... read more

30/hour
4.3 (261)
15 hours tutoring English out of 858 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Third - Three full years as regular classroom teacher divided as follows: One year full day English only teacher, one year full day Spanish bilingual teacher, one year full day English only 3-4 combination teacher. Fourth - Three full years as English-only (with assistance provided for a few students... read more

David M.
35/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

Certified English teacher

I earned my English teaching credential from Humboldt State University and have taught middle school and high school English for three years. During my teaching career I have been trained in AVID instruction, which is a teaching philosophy that prepares students for college and academic success. In addition... read more

35/hour
4.9 (546)
1,369 hours tutoring English out of 1,712 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I earned my English teaching credential from Humboldt State University and have taught middle school and high school English for three years. During my teaching career I have been trained in AVID instruction, which is a teaching philosophy that prepares students for college and academic success. In addition... read more

Clara S.
55/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

Enthusiastic German and English Tutor

Willkommen! Welcome! Learning a language is enriching and exciting, and I hope to help you meet your German or English language goals! I tutor students in German, English as a second language, as well as English from K-12 for native speakers. Tailoring my lessons an individual’s interests and... read more

55/hour
5.0 (2)
1 hours tutoring English out of 4 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Willkommen! Welcome! Learning a language is enriching and exciting, and I hope to help you meet your German or English language goals! I tutor students in German, English as a second language, as well as English from K-12 for native speakers. Tailoring my lessons an individual’s interests and... read more

Kurenn H.
50/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

English, Language & Humanities Tutor

I'm a trained high school English teacher with teaching and tutoring experience. I prefer tutoring to teaching because of the 1:1 ratio. My overall tutoring goal is to help the student become a self-confident autonomous learner with the basic tools and foundation to learn any subject. I emphasize joy in... read more

50/hour
5.0 (7)
18 hours tutoring English out of 26 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I'm a trained high school English teacher with teaching and tutoring experience. I prefer tutoring to teaching because of the 1:1 ratio. My overall tutoring goal is to help the student become a self-confident autonomous learner with the basic tools and foundation to learn any subject. I emphasize joy in... read more

Judith N.
80/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

Award winning writer, college professor, and official SAT scorer

Mastery of English, vocabulary, grammar, and comprehension has been essential to my career. Most of my audiences and clients are quite educated and sophisticated, including National Geographic and federal agencies such as the Department of Health and Human Services and Homeland Security. When I tutor students in... read more

80/hour
5.0 (194)
4 hours tutoring English out of 393 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Mastery of English, vocabulary, grammar, and comprehension has been essential to my career. Most of my audiences and clients are quite educated and sophisticated, including National Geographic and federal agencies such as the Department of Health and Human Services and Homeland Security. When I tutor students in... read more

Laurence B.
60/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

Professional on a PERSONAL Level

I am a tutor with advanced degrees and years of experience, but what matters most to me is the students I teach. I have experience with different grade-levels from middle school and high school to those taking college courses. I never give up until we create the success the student needs. So many standardized tests... read more

60/hour
5.0 (40)
290 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a tutor with advanced degrees and years of experience, but what matters most to me is the students I teach. I have experience with different grade-levels from middle school and high school to those taking college courses. I never give up until we create the success the student needs. So many standardized tests... read more

Jessica N.
50/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

PhD and experienced tutor helps with all verbal subjects

I am qualified to tutor English because I have a strong academic background in it. I took AP English in High School, and several English courses in college (including analytic writing and composition). Additionally, I have tutored Language Arts for about four combined years. I've taught... read more

50/hour
4.9 (33)
6 hours tutoring English out of 167 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am qualified to tutor English because I have a strong academic background in it. I took AP English in High School, and several English courses in college (including analytic writing and composition). Additionally, I have tutored Language Arts for about four combined years. I've taught... read more

Dan R.
45/hour

Near Lafayette, CA

Grammar, vocabulary, syntax, composition and research

I have excellent verbal and written English skills which contributed to my attainment of high honors (equivalent to magna cum laude) and induction into the Phi Beta Kappa society when I graduated from UC Berkeley in the Spring of 2020. I enjoy meeting my students where they are with their English skills and... read more

45/hour
5.0 (97)
20 hours tutoring English out of 223 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have excellent verbal and written English skills which contributed to my attainment of high honors (equivalent to magna cum laude) and induction into the Phi Beta Kappa society when I graduated from UC Berkeley in the Spring of 2020. I enjoy meeting my students where they are with their English skills and... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private English tutoring lessons

Lafayette English Tutors Cost $35 - 55 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Lafayette English tutor? Lafayette English tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $80
$35
$55

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets