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Jim B. Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim B.
20/hour

Oakland, CA

ESL

I have a TESOL Certificate from UC Riverside, experience teaching other subjects at a corporate level, and experience working with new arrivals. I am a retired Systems Analyst, and I want to start a new adventure. I studied English and Theater at UCLA then transferred to CSU East Bay where I received a B.A. in Liberal... See Jim's full profile

20/hour
4.5 (4)
10 hours tutoring
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I have a TESOL Certificate from UC Riverside, experience teaching other subjects at a corporate level, and experience working with new arrivals. I am a retired Systems Analyst, and I want to start a new adventure. I studied English and Theater at UCLA then transferred to CSU East Bay where I received a B.A. in Liberal... See Jim's full profile

Cory W. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cory W.
26/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Take your English to the next level. Fluency can be fun!

In my 15+ years of teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), I have taught in language schools in San Francisco, Barcelona and rural Japan, working with students of all ages and backgrounds. In the past ten years, my focus has mainly been Business English and I have had the pleasure of teaching professionals from... See Cory's full profile

26/hour
5 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 5 hours
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In my 15+ years of teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), I have taught in language schools in San Francisco, Barcelona and rural Japan, working with students of all ages and backgrounds. In the past ten years, my focus has mainly been Business English and I have had the pleasure of teaching professionals from... See Cory's full profile

Meghan C. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Meghan C.
34/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Writing/College Admissions Essays/Reading/Grammar/ESL Tutor

Hi there! My name is Meghan and I am a Summa Cum Laude graduate from the University of California Davis and Fulbright English Teaching scholar. At UC Davis, I completed a triple major in Science and Technology Studies, Theatre and Dance, and Art Studio. During my time as a college student, I worked as a writing tutor and... See Meghan's full profile

34/hour
4.9 (42)
5 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 123 hours
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Hi there! My name is Meghan and I am a Summa Cum Laude graduate from the University of California Davis and Fulbright English Teaching scholar. At UC Davis, I completed a triple major in Science and Technology Studies, Theatre and Dance, and Art Studio. During my time as a college student, I worked as a writing tutor and... See Meghan's full profile

Chester D. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Chester D.
35/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Aspiring Language Teacher

My vast experience studying abroad, reading literature, travelling, studying, and much more can greatly provide an engaging experience for my students in French. I have a BA in French and have also studied in two universities in Paris where I lived for a year. I will gladly share what makes the French culture so... See Chester's full profile

35/hour
7 hours tutoring
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My vast experience studying abroad, reading literature, travelling, studying, and much more can greatly provide an engaging experience for my students in French. I have a BA in French and have also studied in two universities in Paris where I lived for a year. I will gladly share what makes the French culture so... See Chester's full profile

Amber M. Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amber M.
35/hour

Oakland, CA

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Literacy and Test Prep

Overview: I received my Master of Arts in Teaching from Brandeis University while teaching 3rd grade at a suburban school in Massachusetts. During that time, I earned an additional certification to work with students with moderate disabilities. I then taught a combined 4th/5th grade class at a rural school in Arizona,... See Amber's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (3)
2 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 11 hours
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Overview: I received my Master of Arts in Teaching from Brandeis University while teaching 3rd grade at a suburban school in Massachusetts. During that time, I earned an additional certification to work with students with moderate disabilities. I then taught a combined 4th/5th grade class at a rural school in Arizona,... See Amber's full profile

Noelle M. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Noelle M.
35/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Caring, and knowledgeable. Arabic tutor. BS in Intenational Business

I love tutoring children who are inspired to learn and succeed. Being a mother of two boys, I am warm, caring, and able to relate to children. I earned a high school degree from Lebanon in Arabic and French literature. Also, I earned a BS degree in International business from Sonoma State University. I have a great... See Noelle's full profile

35/hour
4.5 (2)
74 hours tutoring
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I love tutoring children who are inspired to learn and succeed. Being a mother of two boys, I am warm, caring, and able to relate to children. I earned a high school degree from Lebanon in Arabic and French literature. Also, I earned a BS degree in International business from Sonoma State University. I have a great... See Noelle's full profile

Donna Ann P. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Donna Ann P.
38/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Experienced English Tutor: Essays, Term Paper Emergencies, and ESL

I have been teaching foreign and American students English, essay writing, literature, and grammar for over 7 years. Need late night help with an English literature essay, term paper, college entrance essay or grammar homework? I can help. I have Skype and can tutor remotely or in San Francisco. I have a B.A. degree... See Donna Ann's full profile

38/hour
4.9 (912)
321 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 3,373 hours
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I have been teaching foreign and American students English, essay writing, literature, and grammar for over 7 years. Need late night help with an English literature essay, term paper, college entrance essay or grammar homework? I can help. I have Skype and can tutor remotely or in San Francisco. I have a B.A. degree... See Donna Ann's full profile

Nicholas A. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicholas A.
40/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Tutor specializing in ESL and Japanese

Hi! My name is Nick, and I'm a language tutor who believes that the key to fluency and confidence in a second language comes from consistent and meaningful practice in a low-stress environment. I know firsthand how frustrating speaking a new language can be at times, but also how rewarding it is to make yourself... See Nicholas's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (15)
9 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 47 hours
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Hi! My name is Nick, and I'm a language tutor who believes that the key to fluency and confidence in a second language comes from consistent and meaningful practice in a low-stress environment. I know firsthand how frustrating speaking a new language can be at times, but also how rewarding it is to make yourself... See Nicholas's full profile

Stephen K. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephen K.
43/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Honors IGCSE Maths Teacher; T.A.; 95 on ASVAB; ESL; Matrix Algebra

Namaste, thanks for taking the time to read my profile! Don't sacrifice quality for quantity in educational services. After a decade in math and language education (national and international), my interest and passion for helping people understand these subjects have grown mature and refined. I am currently enrolled at... See Stephen's full profile

43/hour
5.0 (163)
677 hours tutoring
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Namaste, thanks for taking the time to read my profile! Don't sacrifice quality for quantity in educational services. After a decade in math and language education (national and international), my interest and passion for helping people understand these subjects have grown mature and refined. I am currently enrolled at... See Stephen's full profile

Stephen B. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephen B.
45/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Effective, Student-Centered English Tutor

Greetings! I proudly educate as a tutor, teacher, and school administrator with state credentials. I am UC Berkeley grad with my BA in English and my MA in Educational Leadership (Principal Leadership Institute). I earned my teaching credential with Tulane University. Even though I retired early to write, I keep... See Stephen's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (85)
65 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 721 hours
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Greetings! I proudly educate as a tutor, teacher, and school administrator with state credentials. I am UC Berkeley grad with my BA in English and my MA in Educational Leadership (Principal Leadership Institute). I earned my teaching credential with Tulane University. Even though I retired early to write, I keep... See Stephen's full profile

Bob B. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bob B.
45/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Experienced Spanish/ESL Instructor

I speak Spanish fluently, but also am able to use some Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese, Portuguese, Russian, and Mandarin to communicate with students. I have also developed curriculum for the following levels of ESL/ESOL; Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced. See Bob's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (60)
166 hours tutoring
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I speak Spanish fluently, but also am able to use some Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese, Portuguese, Russian, and Mandarin to communicate with students. I have also developed curriculum for the following levels of ESL/ESOL; Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced. See Bob's full profile

Gaius S. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gaius S.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Latin, Greek, History prof happy to tutor

I am a retired Berkeley professor who will happily tutor local students in Latin, Ancient History, US history, and some other fields - especially HS students. I do my best to make Latin easier for students by teaching through the parts I did not understand myself as a HS student of Latin. I have developed several... See Gaius's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (31)
103 hours tutoring
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I am a retired Berkeley professor who will happily tutor local students in Latin, Ancient History, US history, and some other fields - especially HS students. I do my best to make Latin easier for students by teaching through the parts I did not understand myself as a HS student of Latin. I have developed several... See Gaius's full profile

Natalia T. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Natalia T.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Certified Russian Teacher and Native Russian Speaker

I am a Certified Russian Teacher. I have Bachelor of Arts in English and Master of Arts in Linguistics. I have been tutoring since I was in my fourth year at the university and can't imagine my life without teaching and sharing my knowledge with those who are really interested in learning a foreign language. I have been... See Natalia's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (2)
29 hours tutoring
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I am a Certified Russian Teacher. I have Bachelor of Arts in English and Master of Arts in Linguistics. I have been tutoring since I was in my fourth year at the university and can't imagine my life without teaching and sharing my knowledge with those who are really interested in learning a foreign language. I have been... See Natalia's full profile

Mona S. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mona S.
55/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Patient ESL Instructor and Proofreader - CELTA certified

I am a CELTA certified English language instructor. I help adult learners access and master the English language in a stress-free, stimulating learning environment. My goal is to help you communicate confidently and effectively in English. I have worked with learners of a diverse set of ethnic and professional... See Mona's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (10)
24 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 40 hours
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I am a CELTA certified English language instructor. I help adult learners access and master the English language in a stress-free, stimulating learning environment. My goal is to help you communicate confidently and effectively in English. I have worked with learners of a diverse set of ethnic and professional... See Mona's full profile

Jeffrey B. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeffrey B.
58/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Certificated Teacher

I am a credentialed teacher and have worked with students from elementary age through adult. I hold a BA from UC Berkeley and an MA in education from Mills College. Currently I teach fourth grade in a Bay Area school and am credentialed to teach grades K through 12. I have seven years of experience tutoring. My... See Jeffrey's full profile

58/hour
5.0 (13)
22 hours tutoring
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I am a credentialed teacher and have worked with students from elementary age through adult. I hold a BA from UC Berkeley and an MA in education from Mills College. Currently I teach fourth grade in a Bay Area school and am credentialed to teach grades K through 12. I have seven years of experience tutoring. My... See Jeffrey's full profile

James P. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
James P.
65/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Writing Teacher, Linguist, and History of World Thought

With the 2010-2011 school year, Mr. P celebrated his twentieth year as a teacher with the Alameda Unified School District and twenty-two years in the profession, having taught in both high school and middle school. A former Teacher of the Year, now retired from the Alameda Unified School District, he is so glad to be... See James's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (571)
8 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,731 hours
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With the 2010-2011 school year, Mr. P celebrated his twentieth year as a teacher with the Alameda Unified School District and twenty-two years in the profession, having taught in both high school and middle school. A former Teacher of the Year, now retired from the Alameda Unified School District, he is so glad to be... See James's full profile

Christina M. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christina M.
70/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Learning Can be Fun! Tutoring ESL, PESL, German, Portuguese, Test Prep

Hi, hallo, olá! My name is Christina and I've been teaching for 22 years, doing what I love, from instructing German at the University of Hawaii, to teaching ESL in Austria, Brazil, and the U.S., to tutoring Portuguese and K-12 in Hawaii and California. Wherever I go, all around the world, I love helping and connecting... See Christina's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (416)
353 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,934 hours
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Hi, hallo, olá! My name is Christina and I've been teaching for 22 years, doing what I love, from instructing German at the University of Hawaii, to teaching ESL in Austria, Brazil, and the U.S., to tutoring Portuguese and K-12 in Hawaii and California. Wherever I go, all around the world, I love helping and connecting... See Christina's full profile

Menaka M. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Menaka M.
75/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Fun Professor for Test Prep (GRE, SAT/ACT, SSAT), Writing, Job Skills

I have 20+ years of experience as a tutor, teacher, and trainer to students of all ages. If you are excited and committed to learn and sharpen your mind, we'll be a great match. *Versatility & Experience* I have developed my teaching skills and style through years of work in various environments: private and classroom... See Menaka's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (118)
333 hours tutoring
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I have 20+ years of experience as a tutor, teacher, and trainer to students of all ages. If you are excited and committed to learn and sharpen your mind, we'll be a great match. *Versatility & Experience* I have developed my teaching skills and style through years of work in various environments: private and classroom... See Menaka's full profile

Alexander U. Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexander U.
75/hour

Oakland, CA

English Language Tutor, Ivy League Trained

I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... See Alexander's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... See Alexander's full profile

Jordana D. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jordana D.
78/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Express Yourself: Sing with freedom, control, and joy!

Express yourself! I help people enjoy sharing their voices with the world, with freedom, control, and joy. SING A JOYFUL SONG Do you want to share the joy of song? I can help you use your body and breath to support your voice, so you can sing with healthy mechanics in any style. I have decades of voice training,... See Jordana's full profile

78/hour
4.5 (4)
6 hours tutoring
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Express yourself! I help people enjoy sharing their voices with the world, with freedom, control, and joy. SING A JOYFUL SONG Do you want to share the joy of song? I can help you use your body and breath to support your voice, so you can sing with healthy mechanics in any style. I have decades of voice training,... See Jordana's full profile

Linda G. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda G.
100/hour

Near Oakland, CA

NCLEX Test Preparation and Conversational ESL Tutor

I am a registered nurse and specialize in helping RN and PN candidates prepare for the NCLEX licensing exam. Tutoring can be done face-to-face or on-line, using guided review of practice questions and other resources. Many of my successful students are non-native speakers of English or came to me with special... See Linda's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (1383)
195 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 3,487 hours
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I am a registered nurse and specialize in helping RN and PN candidates prepare for the NCLEX licensing exam. Tutoring can be done face-to-face or on-line, using guided review of practice questions and other resources. Many of my successful students are non-native speakers of English or came to me with special... See Linda's full profile

John B. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
100/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Stanford B.A.; Vanderbilt J.D.; 30 Years+ ESL/ESOL Experience

With nearly 30 years of ESL/ESOL teaching experience in Japan in corporate, governmental, and academic settings (at SONY, Mitsubishi, Nike Japan, the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Foreign Service Training Institute, Japan University, and Keio University Middle School, among others) during which I... See John's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (44)
139 hours tutoring
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With nearly 30 years of ESL/ESOL teaching experience in Japan in corporate, governmental, and academic settings (at SONY, Mitsubishi, Nike Japan, the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Foreign Service Training Institute, Japan University, and Keio University Middle School, among others) during which I... See John's full profile

Amber S. Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amber S.
115/hour

Oakland, CA

Econ, French, & Writing Enthusiast with International Experience

I am a trained bilingual (French/English) development economist, currently working in international trade and development. My own personal love of learning is what drove me to become a tutor in 2013. I strongly believe in everyone's ability to learn and I take responsibility for my students' success. The best teachers... See Amber's full profile

115/hour
4.9 (120)
373 hours tutoring
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I am a trained bilingual (French/English) development economist, currently working in international trade and development. My own personal love of learning is what drove me to become a tutor in 2013. I strongly believe in everyone's ability to learn and I take responsibility for my students' success. The best teachers... See Amber's full profile

Jason H. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason H.
120/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Highly Experienced Tutor

I’ve been a private tutor for many years and also work onsite as a tutor at a college prep high school in San Francisco, CA. I provide academic support for all subjects K-12 and assist college students with math and writing. I’m also highly experienced with test prep for the SSAT, HSPT, SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, CBEST,... See Jason's full profile

120/hour
4.9 (58)
134 hours tutoring
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I’ve been a private tutor for many years and also work onsite as a tutor at a college prep high school in San Francisco, CA. I provide academic support for all subjects K-12 and assist college students with math and writing. I’m also highly experienced with test prep for the SSAT, HSPT, SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, CBEST,... See Jason's full profile

Richard A. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard A.
130/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Experienced, Results-Oriented - Language, College Admissions, Testing

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... See Richard's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (465)
150 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,601 hours
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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... See Richard's full profile

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