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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 have many years experience working as a reading tutor and volunteer with children from pre-school to high school levels. I teach English vocabulary, reading, and language arts to children who speak another language at home as well as general kindergarten readiness. I have developed many resources and... See Linda's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (1391)
3,513 hours tutoring
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I have many years experience working as a reading tutor and volunteer with children from pre-school to high school levels. I teach English vocabulary, reading, and language arts to children who speak another language at home as well as general kindergarten readiness. I have developed many resources and... See Linda'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 taught students how to prioritize their homework, and how to focus on key ideas and themes when they read textbooks and literature. Focusing on reading comprehension improves not only study skills, but also SAT scores. I encourage my students to use a highlighter as they read,and highlight... See Donna Ann's full profile

38/hour
4.9 (942)
11 hours tutoring Reading out of 3,493 hours
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I have taught students how to prioritize their homework, and how to focus on key ideas and themes when they read textbooks and literature. Focusing on reading comprehension improves not only study skills, but also SAT scores. I encourage my students to use a highlighter as they read,and highlight... See Donna Ann's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

PhD with 15+ Years Teaching Experience

I began teaching students in high school, received formal training during my sophomore year of college, and subsequently became an independent instructor. I have helped many students improve reading comprehension, critical thinking skills, and writing. See Menaka's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (118)
333 hours tutoring
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I began teaching students in high school, received formal training during my sophomore year of college, and subsequently became an independent instructor. I have helped many students improve reading comprehension, critical thinking skills, and writing. See Menaka's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

College Essay Advisor & Ivy-Graduate with MFA in Poetry

...you improve and achieve greater success. I have assisted many students in K-12 settings with English coursework, including Vocabulary, Spelling, Phonetics, Reading, AP English Language, AP English Literature, Creative Writing, Poetry, and Rhetoric. For those applying to college, I have provided extensive essay tutoring... See Faith's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (16)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 52 hours
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...you improve and achieve greater success. I have assisted many students in K-12 settings with English coursework, including Vocabulary, Spelling, Phonetics, Reading, AP English Language, AP English Literature, Creative Writing, Poetry, and Rhetoric. For those applying to college, I have provided extensive essay tutoring... See Faith's full profile

Sarrita A. Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarrita A.
120/hour

Oakland, CA

University of Cambridge Graduate with PhD in Biochemistry

I have taught children ages 4-18 in reading, Math and Science. I currently teach three young children in reading, including one child with specific learning disabilities. I have over ten years of teaching experience and I always aim to make teaching fun and engaging for my student. See Sarrita's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (2)
28 hours tutoring
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I have taught children ages 4-18 in reading, Math and Science. I currently teach three young children in reading, including one child with specific learning disabilities. I have over ten years of teaching experience and I always aim to make teaching fun and engaging for my student. See Sarrita's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

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

My first job in college was proofreading cover letters and creating résumés. That was 20 years ago, and since then I've read enough writing by middle school through grad school students to be very quick at proofreading. My experience proofing résumés made me sensitive to extra spaces and uneven... See Carlo's full profile

160/hour
5.0 (124)
586 hours tutoring
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My first job in college was proofreading cover letters and creating résumés. That was 20 years ago, and since then I've read enough writing by middle school through grad school students to be very quick at proofreading. My experience proofing résumés made me sensitive to extra spaces and uneven... See Carlo's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Experienced, knowledgeable double-major, loves math and science!

Hi! I have a lot of fun with math and science and want you to also! My name is Austin, and I am a graduate with a B.S. (with Distinction) in Physics and B.A. in Math. Currently, I am pursuing my MS in Bioinformatics, so am very empathetic to the stress of being a student. One of the reasons I enjoy tutoring, is that... See Austin's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (119)
277 hours tutoring
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Hi! I have a lot of fun with math and science and want you to also! My name is Austin, and I am a graduate with a B.S. (with Distinction) in Physics and B.A. in Math. Currently, I am pursuing my MS in Bioinformatics, so am very empathetic to the stress of being a student. One of the reasons I enjoy tutoring, is that... See Austin's full profile

Jessica W. Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jessica W.
65/hour

Oakland, CA

Have fun learning English!

I'm fine, how are you." When I left they were reading and speaking with so much improvement. Now, I want to continue to teach ESL and help students with their English, no matter what level. I love teaching and really try to make it fun.II I can teach it all --ESL, writing, public speaking,... See Jessica's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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I'm fine, how are you." When I left they were reading and speaking with so much improvement. Now, I want to continue to teach ESL and help students with their English, no matter what level. I love teaching and really try to make it fun.II I can teach it all --ESL, writing, public speaking,... See Jessica's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Kay+ Tutors = Painless CS, Math, Public Speaking

**Available for virtual tutoring only until further notice. I am excited to share knowledge with others and help students reach their own learning breakthroughs. I hold a PhD in computer science and have more than 10 years of experience teaching and tutoring students with a variety of skill levels (from students in... See Kay's full profile

185/hour
4.8 (55)
124 hours tutoring
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**Available for virtual tutoring only until further notice. I am excited to share knowledge with others and help students reach their own learning breakthroughs. I hold a PhD in computer science and have more than 10 years of experience teaching and tutoring students with a variety of skill levels (from students in... See Kay's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Certified ESL Teacher, experienced with children and adults

My own goal is to motivate and encourage all my students to work towards their highest possible proficiency and to enjoy their learning. I work with English Language Learners on Speaking, Writing, Reading Comprehension, Grammar and Pronunciation. I love getting to know my students, including their interests,... See Maxine's full profile

65/hour
4.7 (59)
11 hours tutoring Reading out of 214 hours
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My own goal is to motivate and encourage all my students to work towards their highest possible proficiency and to enjoy their learning. I work with English Language Learners on Speaking, Writing, Reading Comprehension, Grammar and Pronunciation. I love getting to know my students, including their interests,... See Maxine's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Piano and English Tutor

I graduated from the University of Redlands with my B.A. in anthropology/sociology and international relations in 2017. As a student, I often thrived as a voracious reader and writer. My tutoring experience includes reading, writing, English, and social studies courses to students of color both in my college... See Eunice's full profile

50/hour
9 hours tutoring
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I graduated from the University of Redlands with my B.A. in anthropology/sociology and international relations in 2017. As a student, I often thrived as a voracious reader and writer. My tutoring experience includes reading, writing, English, and social studies courses to students of color both in my college... See Eunice'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

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

Near Oakland, CA

Experienced Math and Organization Tutor

I am a math/reading/writing and organizational skills tutor for students from kindergarten to college. A little bit about me: In May 2015, I graduated summa cum laude from the Dominican University of California, where I earned a BA in Liberal Studies/Teacher Education, a minor in mathematics and... See Alyssa's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (204)
1,120 hours tutoring
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I am a math/reading/writing and organizational skills tutor for students from kindergarten to college. A little bit about me: In May 2015, I graduated summa cum laude from the Dominican University of California, where I earned a BA in Liberal Studies/Teacher Education, a minor in mathematics and... See Alyssa's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Write an A paper or prep for your exam with a neuroscientist

If you need to write a stellar paper or ace an upcoming science test, I am the tutor for you. **Writing tutoring:** I can help you write an awesome: - lab report - research paper - essay - personal statement - thesis - dissertation From dissertations on various topics in psychology to essays on Jane Austen, I have... See Cassie's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (45)
117 hours tutoring
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If you need to write a stellar paper or ace an upcoming science test, I am the tutor for you. **Writing tutoring:** I can help you write an awesome: - lab report - research paper - essay - personal statement - thesis - dissertation From dissertations on various topics in psychology to essays on Jane Austen, I have... See Cassie's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Certificated Teacher

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 students have included elementary schoolers working on succeeding in reading and math, middle school students struggling with Algebra, adults interested in improving... See Jeffrey's full profile

58/hour
5.0 (13)
22 hours tutoring
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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 students have included elementary schoolers working on succeeding in reading and math, middle school students struggling with Algebra, adults interested in improving... See Jeffrey's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

A Traveling Tutor

I have taught reading to students of multiple ages from toddlers who are beginning to read by practicing phonics, the alphabet, and repetition of sight words all the way through high school students who are reading novels and interpreting literature. See Nancy's full profile

50/hour
4.6 (17)
38 hours tutoring
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I have taught reading to students of multiple ages from toddlers who are beginning to read by practicing phonics, the alphabet, and repetition of sight words all the way through high school students who are reading novels and interpreting literature. See Nancy'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

During my time at UC Davis and my time at my previous community college, I worked as a writing tutor and teaching assistant helping students with academic writing, reading comprehension, and grammar, and tutored everything from English essays, to personal statements, to journalism stories, to STEM lab reports. I... See Meghan's full profile

34/hour
4.9 (47)
51 hours tutoring Reading out of 146 hours
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During my time at UC Davis and my time at my previous community college, I worked as a writing tutor and teaching assistant helping students with academic writing, reading comprehension, and grammar, and tutored everything from English essays, to personal statements, to journalism stories, to STEM lab reports. I... See Meghan'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

Having had a Brazilian partner and having 2 half-Brazilian children doesn't hurt! Because of my personal and professional ties with Brazil spanning over 2 decades, I speak, read, and write Portuguese with a near-native fluency. I even fool Brazilians! I love the Portuguese language and teaching it to my... See Christina's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (416)
285 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,967 hours
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Having had a Brazilian partner and having 2 half-Brazilian children doesn't hurt! Because of my personal and professional ties with Brazil spanning over 2 decades, I speak, read, and write Portuguese with a near-native fluency. I even fool Brazilians! I love the Portuguese language and teaching it to my... See Christina's full profile

S. Demaris B. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
S. Demaris B.
40/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Tutor, 10 years+ experience

My name is Demaris and I've been tutoring privately for over ten years. I tutor in most subjects but math is my specialty. I've worked with elementary school student up to adults. I love my work. I have a BA in Sociology, and since graduating I have completed six ECE units and I continue to take math classes at... See S. Demaris's full profile

40/hour
4.7 (141)
4 hours tutoring Reading out of 705 hours
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My name is Demaris and I've been tutoring privately for over ten years. I tutor in most subjects but math is my specialty. I've worked with elementary school student up to adults. I love my work. I have a BA in Sociology, and since graduating I have completed six ECE units and I continue to take math classes at... See S. Demaris's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Well-read K-12 Reading Teacher; 18 Years' Teaching Experience

Reading is a beautiful revelation of knowledge, experience, and education. So don't let the arduousness behind book reports and answering reading comprehension questions take away your natural love and strength in gaining food for thought! The longer the book, the more in-depth the story and... See Peter's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (365)
259 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,067 hours
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Reading is a beautiful revelation of knowledge, experience, and education. So don't let the arduousness behind book reports and answering reading comprehension questions take away your natural love and strength in gaining food for thought! The longer the book, the more in-depth the story and... See Peter's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Bioengineer + Writer Specializing in Math/Writing/Biology

Hello and Welcome! I'm Michael, a graduate from the University of Maryland, College Park where I completed a double degree in Bioengineering and English. Now, these seem like separate, non complimentary degrees, but to me they helped me approach problems in both fields from new perspectives. It's that approach, and my... See Michael's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (7)
20 hours tutoring
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Hello and Welcome! I'm Michael, a graduate from the University of Maryland, College Park where I completed a double degree in Bioengineering and English. Now, these seem like separate, non complimentary degrees, but to me they helped me approach problems in both fields from new perspectives. It's that approach, and my... See Michael's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

ReadWithGrace Online Tutoring

I use the Barton System for Reading and Spelling which is a comprehensive phonics program based on the Orton-Gillingham method. In addition to OG based training, I am continuously studying linguistics with RealSpelling and Linguist-Educator Exchange. See Graciela's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (231)
712 hours tutoring
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I use the Barton System for Reading and Spelling which is a comprehensive phonics program based on the Orton-Gillingham method. In addition to OG based training, I am continuously studying linguistics with RealSpelling and Linguist-Educator Exchange. See Graciela's full profile

Jim L. Near Oakland, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim L.
64/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Personable, effective English, Math and Science Tutor

I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I'm also very adept at online tutoring, with hundreds of lessons taught, for students as far away as Denmark and Qatar. . When my son... See Jim's full profile

64/hour
4.9 (2094)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 6,850 hours
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I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I'm also very adept at online tutoring, with hundreds of lessons taught, for students as far away as Denmark and Qatar. . When my son... See Jim's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Friendly Ivy League tutor with expertise in reading and writing.

As an experienced tutor with years of experience both inside the classroom, and through one on one tutoring, I seek to understand first the needs and aspirations of the students, and see how I can best assist them. My style is supportive and judgment free! I thoroughly assess the needs of the students I work with, and... See Donna's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (44)
17 hours tutoring Reading out of 114 hours
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As an experienced tutor with years of experience both inside the classroom, and through one on one tutoring, I seek to understand first the needs and aspirations of the students, and see how I can best assist them. My style is supportive and judgment free! I thoroughly assess the needs of the students I work with, and... See Donna's full profile

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

Near Oakland, CA

Excellent English/French/Computer Teacher-Tutor

With my sunny disposition, patience and motivational skills, you or your child will look forward to every session as a rewarding and fun experience! Specialized in: • English Reading/Writing/Grammar • French Reading/Writing/Conversation • SAT/ACT Prep... See Lori's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (2)
8 hours tutoring
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With my sunny disposition, patience and motivational skills, you or your child will look forward to every session as a rewarding and fun experience! Specialized in: • English Reading/Writing/Grammar • French Reading/Writing/Conversation • SAT/ACT Prep... See Lori's full profile

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