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The Best Literature Tutors in Oakland, CA

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John R.
50/hour

Oakland, CA

Liberal Arts, Classics, Philosophy, Arabic, Islamic Studies

My name is John, or Yahya, and I have been tutoring and teaching since 2013. I graduated from St. John's College in Annapolis, MD with a B.A., Double Major: Philosophy and the History of Math and Science; Double Minor: Comparative Literature and the Classics. After St. John's, I completed Zaytuna... read more

50/hour
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My name is John, or Yahya, and I have been tutoring and teaching since 2013. I graduated from St. John's College in Annapolis, MD with a B.A., Double Major: Philosophy and the History of Math and Science; Double Minor: Comparative Literature and the Classics. After St. John's, I completed Zaytuna... read more

Marjory M.
80/hour

Near Oakland, CA

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Bachelor's Degree in English Literature read more

80/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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Aran K.
54/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Harvard Graduate: SAT, College Essays, Math, Writing, English

Hello! My name is Aran. I studied Economics and Psychology at Harvard University. I have a passion for teaching and helping people learn and improve. I have experience tutoring math and writing as a volunteer in the Mission Hill After School Program (MHASP) while at Harvard. The MHASP provides homework help and engaging... read more

54/hour
5.0 (1)
17 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Aran. I studied Economics and Psychology at Harvard University. I have a passion for teaching and helping people learn and improve. I have experience tutoring math and writing as a volunteer in the Mission Hill After School Program (MHASP) while at Harvard. The MHASP provides homework help and engaging... read more

Judith N.
80/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Award winning writer, college professor, and official SAT scorer

First of all, I am the author of "The World's 100 Greatest Books," a popular CD program designed to introduce the public to our finest works of literature. I was selected for this project due to my own extensive knowledge of literature and my long and vast writing career, which has required... read more

80/hour
5.0 (194)
5 hours tutoring Literature out of 400 hours
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First of all, I am the author of "The World's 100 Greatest Books," a popular CD program designed to introduce the public to our finest works of literature. I was selected for this project due to my own extensive knowledge of literature and my long and vast writing career, which has required... read more

Dan R.
45/hour

Near Oakland, CA

UC Berkeley Phi Beta Kappa Grad Tutors History and English

My attainment of high honors and induction into Phi Beta Kappa was, to a great extent, a function of my ability to closely read and analyze my course materials. I love literature and language and can consistently identify subtle themes, as well as make careful observations, that uncover an author's... read more

45/hour
5.0 (110)
270 hours tutoring
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My attainment of high honors and induction into Phi Beta Kappa was, to a great extent, a function of my ability to closely read and analyze my course materials. I love literature and language and can consistently identify subtle themes, as well as make careful observations, that uncover an author's... read more

Marie F.
60/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Widely-Read English Tutor With a Love of Literature

.... I enjoy discussing literature with students and helping them understand and appreciate its relevance to their own lives and experiences as well as to the broader world. I am well-read and have a great love of literature. I have read widely in American, Asian, Latin American and European literature, including novels, plays... read more

60/hour
4.9 (320)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,606 hours
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.... I enjoy discussing literature with students and helping them understand and appreciate its relevance to their own lives and experiences as well as to the broader world. I am well-read and have a great love of literature. I have read widely in American, Asian, Latin American and European literature, including novels, plays... read more

James P.
65/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Writing Teacher, Linguist, and History of World Thought

Literature is a vast field and involves both knowledge of the text, its historical context, as well as techniques for approaching literary form. As a retired teacher with over 20 years' experience, I have led discussions, helped students create writing prompts, created ways of entering long works of... read more

65/hour
5.0 (331)
1 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,032 hours
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Literature is a vast field and involves both knowledge of the text, its historical context, as well as techniques for approaching literary form. As a retired teacher with over 20 years' experience, I have led discussions, helped students create writing prompts, created ways of entering long works of... read more

Lynda Beth U.
40/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Kind, Creative and Intuitive Writing Teacher

In 2020, I tutored writing online to students in the 5th through 11th grades. My students experienced an significant increase in their confidence and ability to write, read, and express themselves. And their grades went up! I have been teaching or tutoring since I was 14. The first class I taught was chess at a... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring
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In 2020, I tutored writing online to students in the 5th through 11th grades. My students experienced an significant increase in their confidence and ability to write, read, and express themselves. And their grades went up! I have been teaching or tutoring since I was 14. The first class I taught was chess at a... read more

Teresa B.
50/hour

Near Oakland, CA

English Teacher

I have been an educator for the past sixteen years. I have worked as an international teacher in China, Saudi Arabia and on the campus of Yale University. In addition, I have taught in California in both secondary and adult education. My credentials include; California Single Subject English credential, English... read more

50/hour
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I have been an educator for the past sixteen years. I have worked as an international teacher in China, Saudi Arabia and on the campus of Yale University. In addition, I have taught in California in both secondary and adult education. My credentials include; California Single Subject English credential, English... read more

Francesca P.
60/hour

Near Oakland, CA

College and High School Physics and Math

Tutoring is an act of observation. It succeeds where normal instruction fails because it is geared toward a student's particular strengths. My best experiences as a tutor have been with the students who needed me most, learning how they needed to learn. I have been a tutor in one setting or another since childhood.... read more

60/hour
4.9 (891)
4,764 hours tutoring
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Tutoring is an act of observation. It succeeds where normal instruction fails because it is geared toward a student's particular strengths. My best experiences as a tutor have been with the students who needed me most, learning how they needed to learn. I have been a tutor in one setting or another since childhood.... read more

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Oakland Literature Tutors Cost $30 - 60 per hour on average

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