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Stephanie F. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie F.
35/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Clinical Psychologist PhD, Writing Wiz, and Test Prep Nerd

Hi there! I'm a recent graduate of a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. I am passionate about tutoring test preparation as well as helping students with writing. I have a particular specialty in assisting with college admissions essays as well as college papers. I am qualified to tutor for the GRE due to my high scores... See Stephanie's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring English out of 6 hours
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Hi there! I'm a recent graduate of a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. I am passionate about tutoring test preparation as well as helping students with writing. I have a particular specialty in assisting with college admissions essays as well as college papers. I am qualified to tutor for the GRE due to my high scores... See Stephanie's full profile

Beatrice H. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beatrice H.
50/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Patient and Effective Music Teacher

Fluent proficiency in both French and English, currently attending a bilingual university (McGill University, which is based in the French speaking city of Montreal), took French in High School (up to the AP level). See Beatrice's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (86)
245 hours tutoring
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Fluent proficiency in both French and English, currently attending a bilingual university (McGill University, which is based in the French speaking city of Montreal), took French in High School (up to the AP level). See Beatrice's full profile

Natasha D. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Natasha D.
55/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Professional Tutor 10+ years experience

I have taught and have tutored English and writing for six years at Hudson County Community College. See Natasha's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (194)
13 hours tutoring English out of 491 hours
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I have taught and have tutored English and writing for six years at Hudson County Community College. See Natasha's full profile

Laurie M. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Laurie M.
60/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Certified Middle School ELA // Adjunct Professor

English Language Arts / college professor specializing in reading and writing skills, test prep, and school success. Skills prep includes preparation for and determining important content in core subject areas. Orton Gillingham based instruction for reading decoding, encoding, and comprehension skills with... See Laurie's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (202)
20 hours tutoring English out of 407 hours
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English Language Arts / college professor specializing in reading and writing skills, test prep, and school success. Skills prep includes preparation for and determining important content in core subject areas. Orton Gillingham based instruction for reading decoding, encoding, and comprehension skills with... See Laurie's full profile

Edward H. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Edward H.
60/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

SAT Program Content Designer and Distance Learning Coach

I am a certified English teacher with seven years of experience in the classroom. I've taught American and British literature, writing, speculative literature, and etymology. I stress an active reading approach favored by Princeton University's McGraw School of Education. I tend to teach books... See Edward's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (536)
2 hours tutoring English out of 1,631 hours
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I am a certified English teacher with seven years of experience in the classroom. I've taught American and British literature, writing, speculative literature, and etymology. I stress an active reading approach favored by Princeton University's McGraw School of Education. I tend to teach books... See Edward's full profile

Patricia M. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patricia M.
60/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Certified teacher specializing in k-12 math/ elementary education

I am currently a second grade teacher and have had classroom experience in the kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th grades, both as an assistant and as a teacher. I have been a teacher for over 15 years and have maintained a strong and positive relationship with all of my students and their parents during my teaching... See Patricia's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
12 hours tutoring
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I am currently a second grade teacher and have had classroom experience in the kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th grades, both as an assistant and as a teacher. I have been a teacher for over 15 years and have maintained a strong and positive relationship with all of my students and their parents during my teaching... See Patricia's full profile

Emily A. Near Oakland, NJ, available for in-person tutoring
Emily A.
60/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Patient, Compassionate Tutor to Help You Succeed in English!

Want to get up to speed to enter college English classes? Want to cover some other aspect of English Language Arts that I haven’t mentioned here? If any of these questions apply to you, please contact me to discuss whether my services match your needs. See Emily's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (95)
55 hours tutoring English out of 299 hours
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Want to get up to speed to enter college English classes? Want to cover some other aspect of English Language Arts that I haven’t mentioned here? If any of these questions apply to you, please contact me to discuss whether my services match your needs. See Emily's full profile

Maggie H. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Maggie H.
65/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Experienced English Instructor for Adult Learners

I hold a Masters degree in Adult Education with a specialization in Teaching English as a Second Language. As both a classroom instructor and a university administrator, I have worked with non-native English speaking students from all parts of the globe. Areas of concentration as a private tutor include... See Maggie's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (912)
43 hours tutoring English out of 2,121 hours
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I hold a Masters degree in Adult Education with a specialization in Teaching English as a Second Language. As both a classroom instructor and a university administrator, I have worked with non-native English speaking students from all parts of the globe. Areas of concentration as a private tutor include... See Maggie's full profile

E.L. A. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
E.L. A.
65/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Professional Writer with 8 Years of Tutoring Experience

Remember the teachers who inspired you most? They loved the subject they taught and they adored working with kids. I've been tutoring English and reading comprehension for 8 years, and I've truly delighted in every minute of it. But I don't just tutor, I teach at the prestigious Writing Institute at... See E.L.'s full profile

65/hour
4.9 (290)
260 hours tutoring English out of 1,492 hours
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Remember the teachers who inspired you most? They loved the subject they taught and they adored working with kids. I've been tutoring English and reading comprehension for 8 years, and I've truly delighted in every minute of it. But I don't just tutor, I teach at the prestigious Writing Institute at... See E.L.'s full profile

Brittany S. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brittany S.
65/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Patient, Experienced, Kind and Creative K-8 Teacher

I have years of experience teaching English Language Arts at various levels. I am most experienced in the K-3 age group but have also worked with students at a pre-k and adult levels. I am comfortable with Reader's Workshop and Writer's Workshop along with guided reading. I enjoy reading and writing as... See Brittany's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (66)
23 hours tutoring English out of 86 hours
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I have years of experience teaching English Language Arts at various levels. I am most experienced in the K-3 age group but have also worked with students at a pre-k and adult levels. I am comfortable with Reader's Workshop and Writer's Workshop along with guided reading. I enjoy reading and writing as... See Brittany's full profile

Vikas P. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vikas P.
70/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Patient and Knowledgeable Tutor Specializing in Math and Science

I'm Vikas, a tutor with a strong passion for science and math. I work full time as an expert in the Cancer Gene Therapy Field at a major Biotech company where we are actually able to cure (no remission) a few types of cancer. I have been tutoring and part-time teaching for 12 years now and I've been able to meet many... See Vikas's full profile

70/hour
21 hours tutoring
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I'm Vikas, a tutor with a strong passion for science and math. I work full time as an expert in the Cancer Gene Therapy Field at a major Biotech company where we are actually able to cure (no remission) a few types of cancer. I have been tutoring and part-time teaching for 12 years now and I've been able to meet many... See Vikas's full profile

Debbie W. Near Oakland, NJ, available for in-person tutoring
Debbie W.
75/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

English Teacher with 25+ years Specializing in Writing Skills

I am a Special Education/English teacher and former journalist. I teach both critical reading and writing skills. Whether you are looking to learn to read more fluently, determine the main idea of a passage, master research writing skills, creative writing, or improve SAT scores, I can help. See Debbie's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (112)
229 hours tutoring English out of 664 hours
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I am a Special Education/English teacher and former journalist. I teach both critical reading and writing skills. Whether you are looking to learn to read more fluently, determine the main idea of a passage, master research writing skills, creative writing, or improve SAT scores, I can help. See Debbie's full profile

Robyn C. Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robyn C.
75/hour

Oakland, NJ

A Francophile who loves all things French

Always superior in English and an Honors English student in high school, I did not have to take English my freshman year in college because I took the Advanced Placement exam and placed out of it. I was in the National Honors Society in high school. I have two BA's, one of which I graduated cum... See Robyn's full profile

75/hour
4.8 (27)
50 hours tutoring
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Always superior in English and an Honors English student in high school, I did not have to take English my freshman year in college because I took the Advanced Placement exam and placed out of it. I was in the National Honors Society in high school. I have two BA's, one of which I graduated cum... See Robyn's full profile

Miri B. Near Oakland, NJ, available for in-person tutoring
Miri B.
75/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Experienced Certified Educator

I am certified in English, French, and Hebrew and hold Masters and Administrative certifications from New York State. I taught English abroad and prepared students for Matriculation exams. See Miri's full profile

75/hour
4.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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I am certified in English, French, and Hebrew and hold Masters and Administrative certifications from New York State. I taught English abroad and prepared students for Matriculation exams. See Miri's full profile

Helene C. Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Helene C.
80/hour

Oakland, NJ

Medical Doctor, Ivy League Educated

Provide extensive English tutoring, certified in ESL training (14 years of experience). United States Medical Board Examination-certified. See Helene's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (35)
137 hours tutoring
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Provide extensive English tutoring, certified in ESL training (14 years of experience). United States Medical Board Examination-certified. See Helene's full profile

Jeri S. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeri S.
80/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Creative & energetic tutor for your struggling reader

I am a New York State teacher, certified in both general education and special education. While I am available to tutor in all subjects, I specialize in reading & writing, providing support for struggling readers. I will work with your child's teacher on goals and curriculum and will teach to his/her learning style.... See Jeri's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (48)
25 hours tutoring English out of 147 hours
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I am a New York State teacher, certified in both general education and special education. While I am available to tutor in all subjects, I specialize in reading & writing, providing support for struggling readers. I will work with your child's teacher on goals and curriculum and will teach to his/her learning style.... See Jeri's full profile

Cheryl T. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cheryl T.
80/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Experienced English tutor specializing in writing and test prep

I hold a bachelor's degree in English literature and language from Boston University. I worked as a writer and editor for many years. I was also a high school and middle school English teacher and I currently tutor individual students in English literature, grammar and test prep. See Cheryl's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (95)
14 hours tutoring English out of 418 hours
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I hold a bachelor's degree in English literature and language from Boston University. I worked as a writer and editor for many years. I was also a high school and middle school English teacher and I currently tutor individual students in English literature, grammar and test prep. See Cheryl's full profile

Jenny L. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jenny L.
85/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Award Winning Educator, Coach, Tutor

In the last 15 years, I have tutored English for several students and have helped them place and maintain Honors and AP status. I am a classically trained business and academic writer. See Jenny's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (10)
37 hours tutoring
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In the last 15 years, I have tutored English for several students and have helped them place and maintain Honors and AP status. I am a classically trained business and academic writer. See Jenny's full profile

Alan C. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alan C.
85/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Creating Writers who Powerfully Express Their Ideas

I have helped talented writers, English language learners, students with disabilities, and regular Janes set short term goals to learn rehearsal, planning, organizational, and high impact sentence utilization and word choice skills to make their writing powerful. See Alan's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (29)
20 hours tutoring English out of 113 hours
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I have helped talented writers, English language learners, students with disabilities, and regular Janes set short term goals to learn rehearsal, planning, organizational, and high impact sentence utilization and word choice skills to make their writing powerful. See Alan's full profile

Joseph D. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joseph D.
90/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Philosopher, Writer, Thinker (NYU)

I am currently in the dissertation-writing phase of my PhD candidacy. Prior to my current enrollment at NYU, I gained valuable experience teaching courses in writing composition at UC Riverside. I've also taught undergraduate courses in Philosophy at Emory University. My pedagogical approach is energetic, engaged, and... See Joseph's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (9)
36 hours tutoring
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I am currently in the dissertation-writing phase of my PhD candidacy. Prior to my current enrollment at NYU, I gained valuable experience teaching courses in writing composition at UC Riverside. I've also taught undergraduate courses in Philosophy at Emory University. My pedagogical approach is energetic, engaged, and... See Joseph's full profile

Stephen W. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephen W.
90/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Writing, College Search Consulting, Essay Advising

Member, New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling (NJACAC). I am a professional writer with a New York Times background. I taught writing for 9 years at Drew University in New Jersey. I have become schooled in the intricacies of the college selection and application process, as well as the financial aid... See Stephen's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (101)
12 hours tutoring English out of 519 hours
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Member, New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling (NJACAC). I am a professional writer with a New York Times background. I taught writing for 9 years at Drew University in New Jersey. I have become schooled in the intricacies of the college selection and application process, as well as the financial aid... See Stephen's full profile

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

Near Oakland, NJ

SAT/ACT Verbal, English, Essay Writing, and Public Speaking/Interviews

I am a certified English teacher with 6 years of in-classroom teaching experience. I have taught classes of AP, honors, standard, and inclusion classes (IEP students). See Laurelle's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (3)
1 hours tutoring English out of 9 hours
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I am a certified English teacher with 6 years of in-classroom teaching experience. I have taught classes of AP, honors, standard, and inclusion classes (IEP students). See Laurelle's full profile

Matthew N. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew N.
120/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Certified Teacher, Ivy League English Major, 10+ Years of Teaching

I am a summa cum laude graduate of Columbia University, where I majored in English. I have taught and tutored English language and literature for over a decade. Most of my students begin saying they hate to read and write, but so often this is because they have been forced to write in an uninspiring way,... See Matthew's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (941)
4 hours tutoring English out of 3,006 hours
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I am a summa cum laude graduate of Columbia University, where I majored in English. I have taught and tutored English language and literature for over a decade. Most of my students begin saying they hate to read and write, but so often this is because they have been forced to write in an uninspiring way,... See Matthew's full profile

Andrea R. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrea R.
120/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Ph.D. Tutor: K-12 Reading, Writing, Test Prep, Special Needs, Gifted

I help my students with all their English and History essays and edit all work before it is handed in. See Andrea's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (479)
103 hours tutoring English out of 1,237 hours
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I help my students with all their English and History essays and edit all work before it is handed in. See Andrea's full profile

Deame H. Near Oakland, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Deame H.
150/hour

Near Oakland, NJ

Specialized HS Teacher - Cornell Med - Science, ACT, SAT, Math, BCA

I’ve tutored English to elementary students for many years. See Deame's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (168)
8 hours tutoring English out of 450 hours
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I’ve tutored English to elementary students for many years. See Deame's full profile

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