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The Best English Tutors in Orange County, CA

373 Orange County private English tutors / Find the best local English tutor in Orange County

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Jennifer S.
265/hour

Irvine, CA

Experienced College Counselor with 5 years ACT English Coaching

Learn the strategies to master the ACT English test. Don't sit in classrooms all summer for hours on end. I will teach you the rules you need and the strategies to improve your score. read more

265/hour
5.0 (100)
2 hours tutoring English out of 269 hours
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Learn the strategies to master the ACT English test. Don't sit in classrooms all summer for hours on end. I will teach you the rules you need and the strategies to improve your score. read more

Michael W.
125/hour

Anaheim, CA

UCLA Instructor / SAT ACT Expert

I have been teaching ESL classes to international students since 1998. I have a BA in English and Comparative Literature and have helped hundreds of children and adults improve their English skills. read more

125/hour
5.0 (121)
87 hours tutoring English out of 477 hours
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I have been teaching ESL classes to international students since 1998. I have a BA in English and Comparative Literature and have helped hundreds of children and adults improve their English skills. read more

Evan C.
60/hour

Capistrano Beach, CA

Affordable math/test preparation assistance!

Hi there! I've been in your shoes before, and finding a tutor can be confusing and get really pricey. I try to maintain an hourly rate that makes finding a tutor feasible for average people. If you or your family is currently going through serious... read more

60/hour
4.8 (330)
2 hours tutoring English out of 1,208 hours
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Hi there! I've been in your shoes before, and finding a tutor can be confusing and get really pricey. I try to maintain an hourly rate that makes finding a tutor feasible for average people. If you or your family is currently going through serious... read more

Rita R.
40/hour

Mission Viejo, CA

Expert Reading, Writing, and More Tutor!

-BA English Literature UC Irvine -Teaching Credential UCIrvine -20 plus years experience tutoring, teaching in and out of the traditional classroom -Founder and Executive Director of large charter school program for years -Speaker on... read more

40/hour
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-BA English Literature UC Irvine -Teaching Credential UCIrvine -20 plus years experience tutoring, teaching in and out of the traditional classroom -Founder and Executive Director of large charter school program for years -Speaker on... read more

Ashley L.
40/hour

Irvine, CA

Experienced English and American Sign Language Tutor

I have been an English tutor for 5 years and graduated with a humanities degree. read more

40/hour
5.0 (19)
33 hours tutoring English out of 50 hours
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I have been an English tutor for 5 years and graduated with a humanities degree. read more

Eric B.
55/hour

Fountain Valley, CA

Substitute Teacher & Tutor with 9+ Years of Experience

I have 150 hours of experience teaching English (reading, writing, and speaking) to K-Adult students. I make sure that students correctly pronounce words while reading and speaking. I always ask students to explain the main ideas of a... read more

55/hour
5.0 (127)
63 hours tutoring English out of 445 hours
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I have 150 hours of experience teaching English (reading, writing, and speaking) to K-Adult students. I make sure that students correctly pronounce words while reading and speaking. I always ask students to explain the main ideas of a... read more

Edwin M.
65/hour

Orange, CA

Expert Test Prep Tutor

I completed my Master of Fine Arts Degree in Writing in 2006, and since then I have taught the ACT English, Reading, and Writing sections to hundreds of students in the Long Beach, South Bay, and Orange County regions. I have worked for a... read more

65/hour
5.0 (18)
19 hours tutoring English out of 27 hours
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I completed my Master of Fine Arts Degree in Writing in 2006, and since then I have taught the ACT English, Reading, and Writing sections to hundreds of students in the Long Beach, South Bay, and Orange County regions. I have worked for a... read more

Sharon H.
48/hour

Irvine, CA

Experienced, Enthusiastic, Encouraging English/ESL & Writing Tutor

Hi! Thanks for responding to my Profile! I would love to help you with your English language skills! As a fully Credentialed California Teacher, I have over 15 years experience teaching students of all ages, from Pre-K to Adults, both in... read more

48/hour
5.0 (197)
278 hours tutoring English out of 601 hours
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Hi! Thanks for responding to my Profile! I would love to help you with your English language skills! As a fully Credentialed California Teacher, I have over 15 years experience teaching students of all ages, from Pre-K to Adults, both in... read more

Patricia S.
35/hour

Laguna Niguel, CA

Spanish and English/History/Reading Tutor

I have been tutoring high school and middle school English for many years. I have an English single subject certification as well, and experience teaching English at high schools. read more

35/hour
4.6 (8)
92 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring high school and middle school English for many years. I have an English single subject certification as well, and experience teaching English at high schools. read more

Karl F.
40/hour

Brea, CA

Doctoral Graduate With Expertise in American History & Writing

Hello, my name is Karl! I recently graduated with my doctorate degree (Ed.D - 3.9 GPA) in Higher Education Leadership from California State University, Fullerton. Prior to my doctoral program, I completed a Bachelors and Master's degree in history... read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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Hello, my name is Karl! I recently graduated with my doctorate degree (Ed.D - 3.9 GPA) in Higher Education Leadership from California State University, Fullerton. Prior to my doctoral program, I completed a Bachelors and Master's degree in history... read more

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Orange County English Tutors Cost $35 - 55 per hour on average

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