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The Best ACT English Tutors in Oakland, CA

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Marta L.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Experienced College Professor for English and Statistics tutoring

Hi, I'm Marta. I have a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from UC Berkeley and have worked as a psychology professor for 30 years. As a professor I have extensive experience with one-to-one tutoring and mentoring of students, both teenagers and adults. I have worked with students from many different cultures and... read more

50/hour
4.7 (12)
82 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Marta. I have a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from UC Berkeley and have worked as a psychology professor for 30 years. As a professor I have extensive experience with one-to-one tutoring and mentoring of students, both teenagers and adults. I have worked with students from many different cultures and... read more

Patricia P.
30/hour

Near Oakland, CA

5-Star Rated Test prep Specialist

I am a standardized test prep expert. I have over 4 years of experience tutoring test prep. I got a perfect score on my SAT reading section and became a national merit semi finalist back in 2013. Since then, I have realized (to my extreme delight) that most standardized tests are remarkably similar! This realization made... read more

30/hour
4.9 (113)
5 hours tutoring ACT English out of 288 hours
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I am a standardized test prep expert. I have over 4 years of experience tutoring test prep. I got a perfect score on my SAT reading section and became a national merit semi finalist back in 2013. Since then, I have realized (to my extreme delight) that most standardized tests are remarkably similar! This realization made... read more

Nandita R.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

College Student with Experience Tutoring the ACT

I have been tutoring for ACT English for four years now. I took the exam in 2016, and received a 33 on the English portion. I have extensive experience with the passages and analyzing them, and am very qualified to tutor in this subject. read more

50/hour
4.8 (5)
24 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring for ACT English for four years now. I took the exam in 2016, and received a 33 on the English portion. I have extensive experience with the passages and analyzing them, and am very qualified to tutor in this subject. read more

SungSoo C.
100/hour

Near Oakland, CA

MIT Grad for Test Prep, Math, Science, and English Tutoring

I recently joined Wyzant after spending time at one of the big Bay Area tutoring companies. I first began tutoring and developing teaching materials at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where I graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering. I also studied a lot of mathematics and nearly added it as a second... read more

100/hour
4.9 (12)
47 hours tutoring
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I recently joined Wyzant after spending time at one of the big Bay Area tutoring companies. I first began tutoring and developing teaching materials at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where I graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering. I also studied a lot of mathematics and nearly added it as a second... read more

Brinda P.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Enthusiastic and Knowledgeable English and Math Tutor

I used to tutor children at Kumon for more 2 and a half years and worked with children from ages 3-9. I have always enjoyed teaching math! I scored a high score of 33 on ACT English. English is also my first language and I have always done well in it. In high school, I always took Honors English and also took... read more

50/hour
2.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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I used to tutor children at Kumon for more 2 and a half years and worked with children from ages 3-9. I have always enjoyed teaching math! I scored a high score of 33 on ACT English. English is also my first language and I have always done well in it. In high school, I always took Honors English and also took... read more

Randy B.
150/hour

Oakland, CA

Scored Perfect ACT 36 Composite, 10+ Years Tutoring Experience

Having tested these strategies in the January 2016 ACT and scoring a perfect 36, I know that the key to excelling in ACT English is to test for objectively correct choices by plugging in and noting specific mechanics, including subject-verb agreement, proper verb tense, proper adjective/adverb usage,... read more

150/hour
5.0 (598)
51 hours tutoring ACT English out of 2,378 hours
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Having tested these strategies in the January 2016 ACT and scoring a perfect 36, I know that the key to excelling in ACT English is to test for objectively correct choices by plugging in and noting specific mechanics, including subject-verb agreement, proper verb tense, proper adjective/adverb usage,... read more

Sabareesh B.
40/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Math and Science Tutor

I am a National Merit Scholar with 5 years of tutoring experience along with research and a publication made at Texas A&M University. In addition to high-school level tutoring, I have expertise in a wide range of subjects including, but not limited to: Sciences: AP Biology, AP Chemistry Math: AP Calculus AB and BC Social... read more

40/hour
4.3 (19)
8 hours tutoring ACT English out of 73 hours
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I am a National Merit Scholar with 5 years of tutoring experience along with research and a publication made at Texas A&M University. In addition to high-school level tutoring, I have expertise in a wide range of subjects including, but not limited to: Sciences: AP Biology, AP Chemistry Math: AP Calculus AB and BC Social... read more

Kenisha C.
63/hour

Oakland, CA

English Lessons, Writing, Algebra, Reading, SAT/GRE/CBEST/CSET

My 15+ years in the educational arena--and ongoing professional development--have taught me the importance of helping students shift from lower- to higher-order thinking, which is really only coaching students to go from knowing the "what" of things to putting all those "whats" together to understand the "hows" and... read more

63/hour
5.0 (153)
39 hours tutoring ACT English out of 1,058 hours
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My 15+ years in the educational arena--and ongoing professional development--have taught me the importance of helping students shift from lower- to higher-order thinking, which is really only coaching students to go from knowing the "what" of things to putting all those "whats" together to understand the "hows" and... read more

Richard A.
130/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Experienced, Results-Oriented Language Tutor

Hi prospective students, my name is Ricky, and I have over ten years of experience as a professional tutor. I am passionate about tutoring because it helped me achieve academic success in my own life. I struggled with certain subjects when I was a child, but ended up being valedictorian when I graduated from Woodside... read more

130/hour
5.0 (447)
1,411 hours tutoring
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Hi prospective students, my name is Ricky, and I have over ten years of experience as a professional tutor. I am passionate about tutoring because it helped me achieve academic success in my own life. I struggled with certain subjects when I was a child, but ended up being valedictorian when I graduated from Woodside... read more

Sanjay H.
200/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Berkeley PhD w. 15+ years experience

Hello! I am a PhD from the department of Rhetoric at UC Berkeley who has 15+ years of tutoring and teaching experience. In addition to several years teaching at UC Berkeley, I have privately tutored and taught Kaplan courses for the following tests: SSAT, ACT, SAT, LSAT, and GRE. I have also worked with clients on... read more

200/hour
4.0 (8)
27 hours tutoring
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Hello! I am a PhD from the department of Rhetoric at UC Berkeley who has 15+ years of tutoring and teaching experience. In addition to several years teaching at UC Berkeley, I have privately tutored and taught Kaplan courses for the following tests: SSAT, ACT, SAT, LSAT, and GRE. I have also worked with clients on... read more

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