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The Best ACT Reading Tutors in Oakland, CA

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Matt C.
55/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Reading/Writing/Hist, Test Prep, College Admissions with 12 years exp.

Hi neighbors! I'm Matt. New to Wyzant, but lots of tutoring experience. I’ve spent the past 12 years working independently with students of all ages, primarily middle and high school on numerous humanities subjects, but I've also worked with elementary school children, college students, adult learners, and master's... read more

55/hour
5.0 (3)
10 hours tutoring
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Hi neighbors! I'm Matt. New to Wyzant, but lots of tutoring experience. I’ve spent the past 12 years working independently with students of all ages, primarily middle and high school on numerous humanities subjects, but I've also worked with elementary school children, college students, adult learners, and master's... read more

Don M.
45/hour

Oakland, CA

UCSD grad, credentialed English teacher, published author, editor

I am a retired California-credentialed English teacher and an experienced, caring tutor. My degrees are in public speaking and English literature, as well as my M.A. in Education. You may notice I have qualified with Wyzant in most of the humanities; that is because I am a lifelong student and love to learn about many... read more

45/hour
4.8 (24)
76 hours tutoring
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I am a retired California-credentialed English teacher and an experienced, caring tutor. My degrees are in public speaking and English literature, as well as my M.A. in Education. You may notice I have qualified with Wyzant in most of the humanities; that is because I am a lifelong student and love to learn about many... read more

Carlo C.
150/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Harvard doctoral, 25 yrs. teaching, specializing in writing, SAT/ACT

Hi, I truly love working with middle and high school students. I’m a high-energy tutor who combines great humor with intense focus. I do a lot of test prep tutoring and can teach to the test, and yet I consider every tutoring session an opportunity to both build general academic confidence as well as develop intuitive... read more

150/hour
5.0 (110)
503 hours tutoring
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Hi, I truly love working with middle and high school students. I’m a high-energy tutor who combines great humor with intense focus. I do a lot of test prep tutoring and can teach to the test, and yet I consider every tutoring session an opportunity to both build general academic confidence as well as develop intuitive... read more

Maia R.
95/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Berkeley PhD Helps Improve Writing, Reading, and Test Performance

I am a top-rated teacher, skilled researcher, and published author with experience teaching university students from a wide range of backgrounds and ages. Currently teaching writing and rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley, I have completed the university's teaching intensive qualification program and have... read more

95/hour
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I am a top-rated teacher, skilled researcher, and published author with experience teaching university students from a wide range of backgrounds and ages. Currently teaching writing and rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley, I have completed the university's teaching intensive qualification program and have... read more

Spencer K.
75/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Math, Programming, and Machine Learning Tutor with Berkeley PhD

I am an engineer and neuroscientist who is passionate about math and well-written software. The best part of teaching is when my students develop the confidence to teach the same material to others! This virtuous cycle is the surest way to master any subject, and one of the great joys of building a tutoring relationship.... read more

75/hour
5.0 (1)
13 hours tutoring
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I am an engineer and neuroscientist who is passionate about math and well-written software. The best part of teaching is when my students develop the confidence to teach the same material to others! This virtuous cycle is the surest way to master any subject, and one of the great joys of building a tutoring relationship.... read more

Chris D.
110/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Harvard Grad: Math, Science, Writing, SAT & ACT: 25 Yrs Experience

Hi! I graduated summa cum laude from Harvard University with a 3.8 GPA and a BA in Biology in 1987. Since then I've gained more than 25 years of experience as a tutor, teacher, writer, editor, and developer of educational content, including how to approach the SAT and ACT. I have taught classes at numerous Bay Area... read more

110/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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Hi! I graduated summa cum laude from Harvard University with a 3.8 GPA and a BA in Biology in 1987. Since then I've gained more than 25 years of experience as a tutor, teacher, writer, editor, and developer of educational content, including how to approach the SAT and ACT. I have taught classes at numerous Bay Area... 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)
1,078 hours tutoring
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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

Peter F.
45/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Act now to improve your performance on the ACT!

I can help students grasp the techniques for mastering the reading portion of the ACT through practice reading exercises (including passages and followup comprehension questions pertaining to the content at hand). Discussions about the read content and its literary contextual significance are also included... read more

45/hour
4.9 (331)
1 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 1,593 hours
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I can help students grasp the techniques for mastering the reading portion of the ACT through practice reading exercises (including passages and followup comprehension questions pertaining to the content at hand). Discussions about the read content and its literary contextual significance are also included... read more

Stephen B.
45/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Effective, Student-Centered English Tutor

I served students for 9 years as a high school English teacher (grades 8-12). I prepared my students for ACT reading, SAT reading, and multiple other high-stakes tests. I served students for 13 years as an instructional leader (principal and vice principal) of middle and high schools. I facilitated best reading... read more

45/hour
5.0 (76)
1 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 616 hours
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I served students for 9 years as a high school English teacher (grades 8-12). I prepared my students for ACT reading, SAT reading, and multiple other high-stakes tests. I served students for 13 years as an instructional leader (principal and vice principal) of middle and high schools. I facilitated best reading... read more

Darren H.
199/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Perfect-Scoring ACT Tutor

I regularly see students get large, quick score gains on the Reading section. The passages are all eighth-grade level, unlike the SAT's historical-document passages, and the questions themselves are also easier. The problem with ACT Reading, as with the other sections of the ACT, is limited time.... read more

199/hour
5.0 (74)
15 hours tutoring ACT Reading out of 284 hours
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I regularly see students get large, quick score gains on the Reading section. The passages are all eighth-grade level, unlike the SAT's historical-document passages, and the questions themselves are also easier. The problem with ACT Reading, as with the other sections of the ACT, is limited time.... read more

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