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The Best ACT English Tutors in Palo Alto, CA

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Sophia B.
45/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Effective Editor & Writing Tutor for Essay Reviews and Tutoring

Bringing over 4 years of tutoring, writing, and content editing experience for K-12, college, and masters level essay and writing reviews, I will help you craft a compelling and meaningful essay, written review, or project that captures the reader's attention. I am a UC Berkeley graduate who has worked as a content... read more

45/hour
4.6 (7)
37 hours tutoring
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Bringing over 4 years of tutoring, writing, and content editing experience for K-12, college, and masters level essay and writing reviews, I will help you craft a compelling and meaningful essay, written review, or project that captures the reader's attention. I am a UC Berkeley graduate who has worked as a content... read more

Dana F.
50/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

English, reading and writing tutor with 10+ years experience

It is always a joy to help students! After getting my Bachelor's degree in English (minor in Teaching) at U.C. Davis, I taught English grammar and writing in classrooms, small groups and one-on-one settings to a wide range of ages and abilities, ranging from young, emergent readers, to special needs students needing... read more

50/hour
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It is always a joy to help students! After getting my Bachelor's degree in English (minor in Teaching) at U.C. Davis, I taught English grammar and writing in classrooms, small groups and one-on-one settings to a wide range of ages and abilities, ranging from young, emergent readers, to special needs students needing... read more

Carlo C.
150/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

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

Hi, I truly love working with middle and high school students. I’m a high-energy tutor who combines great humor with intense focus. I do a lot of test prep tutoring and can teach to the test, and yet I consider every tutoring session an opportunity to both build general academic confidence as well as develop intuitive... read more

150/hour
5.0 (110)
1 hours tutoring ACT English out of 503 hours
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Hi, I truly love working with middle and high school students. I’m a high-energy tutor who combines great humor with intense focus. I do a lot of test prep tutoring and can teach to the test, and yet I consider every tutoring session an opportunity to both build general academic confidence as well as develop intuitive... read more

Veena B.
100/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Georgetown Law, J.D. (Graduated with Honors)

Hey there! My name is Veena and I graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center in 2020. I graduated cum laude from University of California, Davis in 2015. I am excited to help you develop the skills you need in order to succeed in your law school courses. I believe that there is a method and strategy for... read more

100/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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Hey there! My name is Veena and I graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center in 2020. I graduated cum laude from University of California, Davis in 2015. I am excited to help you develop the skills you need in order to succeed in your law school courses. I believe that there is a method and strategy for... read more

Ed L.
90/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Effective Math Tutor (Northwestern U Engineering PhD)

Hello, my name is Ed and I am a math tutor. I received my Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Northwestern University and I previously worked in the automotive industry as a senior engineering specialist for 28 years. In my spare time, I worked with elementary through high school students coaching FIRST Robotics in my... read more

90/hour
5.0 (89)
482 hours tutoring
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Hello, my name is Ed and I am a math tutor. I received my Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Northwestern University and I previously worked in the automotive industry as a senior engineering specialist for 28 years. In my spare time, I worked with elementary through high school students coaching FIRST Robotics in my... read more

Janet W.
75/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Mathematics English and Science Tutor

Hello, My experience as a tutor is extensive. I have worked as a tutor for several years, tutoring most subjects, including mathematics, English and science, all ages. I am also a published author and have excellent writing, spelling and grammar skills. I have a way of taking difficult material and explaining it... read more

75/hour
4.8 (538)
3 hours tutoring ACT English out of 2,357 hours
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Hello, My experience as a tutor is extensive. I have worked as a tutor for several years, tutoring most subjects, including mathematics, English and science, all ages. I am also a published author and have excellent writing, spelling and grammar skills. I have a way of taking difficult material and explaining it... read more

Patricia P.
30/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

5-Star Rated Test prep Specialist

I am a standardized test prep expert. I have over 4 years of experience tutoring test prep. I got a perfect score on my SAT reading section and became a national merit semi finalist back in 2013. Since then, I have realized (to my extreme delight) that most standardized tests are remarkably similar! This realization made... read more

30/hour
4.9 (114)
5 hours tutoring ACT English out of 289 hours
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I am a standardized test prep expert. I have over 4 years of experience tutoring test prep. I got a perfect score on my SAT reading section and became a national merit semi finalist back in 2013. Since then, I have realized (to my extreme delight) that most standardized tests are remarkably similar! This realization made... read more

Hannah T.
325/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Castilleja and Stanford; ISEE, admissions, college portfolio strategy

I earned a B.A. in American Studies with a concentration in law, government, and political policy in American society in June 2011 from Stanford. I am a grateful 7 year alumna of Castilleja School. I adore working with children and adolescents, have recruited for start-ups as a freelancer, and worked at a mobile start-up... read more

325/hour
5.0 (58)
16 hours tutoring ACT English out of 330 hours
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I earned a B.A. in American Studies with a concentration in law, government, and political policy in American society in June 2011 from Stanford. I am a grateful 7 year alumna of Castilleja School. I adore working with children and adolescents, have recruited for start-ups as a freelancer, and worked at a mobile start-up... read more

Mary G.
45/hour

Palo Alto, CA

ESL, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Greek/Latin, Math, Music, Bible

My name is Mary, and I am an (adult) third culture kid, which has allowed me to learn a lot about cultures and languages throughout my life. Everyone that knows me knows I love languages--all of them. I love the way they express people's worldviews and cultures and I love the way peoples' worldviews and cultures are... read more

45/hour
5.0 (76)
1 hours tutoring ACT English out of 186 hours
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My name is Mary, and I am an (adult) third culture kid, which has allowed me to learn a lot about cultures and languages throughout my life. Everyone that knows me knows I love languages--all of them. I love the way they express people's worldviews and cultures and I love the way peoples' worldviews and cultures are... read more

Alex K.
75/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Stanford Student Tutoring Math and Reading

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75/hour
5.0 (5)
2 hours tutoring ACT English out of 13 hours
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