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Harmony S. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Harmony S.
50/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Engaging, UCLA-Educated Teacher with M.Ed

I received a Masters in Education from UCLA and am credentialed in English Language Arts. I have extensive writing and editing experience through having attended UCLA and tutoring others. See Harmony's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (33)
6 hours tutoring English out of 79 hours
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I received a Masters in Education from UCLA and am credentialed in English Language Arts. I have extensive writing and editing experience through having attended UCLA and tutoring others. See Harmony's full profile

Pio T. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Pio T.
50/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Stanford Graduate and Experienced Tutor

I help students learn how to brainstorm topics, organize their ideas, and structure a compelling essay. I also help students with vocabulary building. I've taught English as a Second Language classes for a number of years in California, Italy, Laos, and Colombia. I focus on pronunciation, conversation, and... See Pio's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring
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I help students learn how to brainstorm topics, organize their ideas, and structure a compelling essay. I also help students with vocabulary building. I've taught English as a Second Language classes for a number of years in California, Italy, Laos, and Colombia. I focus on pronunciation, conversation, and... See Pio's full profile

David B. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David B.
50/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Patient and interactive retired professional for English, literature

I have done much writing for newspapers and periodicals. Currently I am researching and writing toward publication about people who have influenced me. In terms of English I am competent to help in vocabulary, proofreading, public speaking, grammar and in structuring an essay or report. With literature I... See David's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (147)
382 hours tutoring English out of 603 hours
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I have done much writing for newspapers and periodicals. Currently I am researching and writing toward publication about people who have influenced me. In terms of English I am competent to help in vocabulary, proofreading, public speaking, grammar and in structuring an essay or report. With literature I... See David's full profile

Jessica D. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jessica D.
55/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Special Education Teacher

Certified early childhood through grade 12 with the state of Texas. Six years experience teaching English language acquisition speech and writing. See Jessica's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (16)
23 hours tutoring English out of 29 hours
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Certified early childhood through grade 12 with the state of Texas. Six years experience teaching English language acquisition speech and writing. See Jessica's full profile

Alain F. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alain F.
55/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Native speaker for French and Master in Science Grad for Math!

Furthermore, with 31 other pupils, selected for their aptitude and eagerness to learn, I was part of the first bilingual class in the country, French/Dutch. Later I learnt to speak English, Italian and German. From my last years in high school and my university years till today, I built a very broad... See Alain's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (712)
10 hours tutoring English out of 2,223 hours
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Furthermore, with 31 other pupils, selected for their aptitude and eagerness to learn, I was part of the first bilingual class in the country, French/Dutch. Later I learnt to speak English, Italian and German. From my last years in high school and my university years till today, I built a very broad... See Alain's full profile

Alex A. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex A.
55/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

English / ESL tutor in college - EMS Supervisor

I have tutored English while in college and I am proficient in tutoring the language to both college students and the ones that want to take the IELTS or the TOEFL. I just did the assessments for both English as a Second Language and TOEFL and I passed them with flying colors. See Alex's full profile

55/hour
4.6 (17)
2 hours tutoring English out of 29 hours
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I have tutored English while in college and I am proficient in tutoring the language to both college students and the ones that want to take the IELTS or the TOEFL. I just did the assessments for both English as a Second Language and TOEFL and I passed them with flying colors. See Alex's full profile

Devyani G. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Devyani G.
60/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Highly experienced and goal-oriented French and English tutor

I have studied in a school, college and university where the medium of teaching has throughout been English. I have been tutoring for the last 12 years. These long years of connection with the English language gives me the confidence that I have, for providing excellent guidance to my students for attaining... See Devyani's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (375)
258 hours tutoring English out of 986 hours
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I have studied in a school, college and university where the medium of teaching has throughout been English. I have been tutoring for the last 12 years. These long years of connection with the English language gives me the confidence that I have, for providing excellent guidance to my students for attaining... See Devyani's full profile

Mayank M. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mayank M.
60/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Excellent All-Around Tutor for all ages (incl Undergrad / Post-grad)

...Microbio), Physics (Mechanics, E&M, Astrophys, Particle, Quantum), Chemistry (Inorg, Org, Structural, Metabolic Biochem), and most other sciences. I can tutor English (Lit, Reading, Writing, Grammar, and proofreading) and Philosophy (Epistemology, Metaphysics, Empiricism, Logic and Logical Fallacies, Ontological Constructs... See Mayank's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (65)
253 hours tutoring
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...Microbio), Physics (Mechanics, E&M, Astrophys, Particle, Quantum), Chemistry (Inorg, Org, Structural, Metabolic Biochem), and most other sciences. I can tutor English (Lit, Reading, Writing, Grammar, and proofreading) and Philosophy (Epistemology, Metaphysics, Empiricism, Logic and Logical Fallacies, Ontological Constructs... See Mayank's full profile

Ms. D. S. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ms. D. S.
65/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Teacher Muse (grades 2-9); math, writing, ELA, core, and more...

Single subject authorization in English through ninth grade along with Multiple Subject, elementary teaching credential. This includes teaching language arts, reading/writing/grammar/vocabulary. See Ms. D.'s full profile

65/hour
4.8 (87)
4 hours tutoring English out of 542 hours
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Single subject authorization in English through ninth grade along with Multiple Subject, elementary teaching credential. This includes teaching language arts, reading/writing/grammar/vocabulary. See Ms. D.'s full profile

Lyra K. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lyra K.
70/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Computer Science Tutor with Experience as a Senior Software Engineer

Hi! In my experience within the games industry, I've spent many years both honing my software development skills and teaching younger developers both simple and advanced topics. While earning my degree in Computer Science at UC Davis, I taught astronomy labs for four years. There, I learned how to guide students through... See Lyra's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (155)
418 hours tutoring
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Hi! In my experience within the games industry, I've spent many years both honing my software development skills and teaching younger developers both simple and advanced topics. While earning my degree in Computer Science at UC Davis, I taught astronomy labs for four years. There, I learned how to guide students through... See Lyra's full profile

Janet W. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
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... See Janet's full profile

75/hour
4.8 (543)
209 hours tutoring English out of 2,377 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... See Janet's full profile

Ludka K. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ludka K.
75/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Experienced High School English Teacher

I hold a BA in English Studies and an MA in English Literature. I also hold an MA in Teaching High School English. I am a certified teacher in 8-12 English Language Arts. - I studied at four different universities and took classes specializing in grammar, literature, writing, analysis,... See Ludka's full profile

75/hour
4.8 (51)
47 hours tutoring English out of 169 hours
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I hold a BA in English Studies and an MA in English Literature. I also hold an MA in Teaching High School English. I am a certified teacher in 8-12 English Language Arts. - I studied at four different universities and took classes specializing in grammar, literature, writing, analysis,... See Ludka's full profile

Carole L. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carole L.
75/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Spanish & English Language Instructor

I have a strong background teaching at University level, Esl, foreign languages and English to adults. See Carole's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (113)
4 hours tutoring English out of 262 hours
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I have a strong background teaching at University level, Esl, foreign languages and English to adults. See Carole's full profile

Michael M. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael M.
80/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

30+ years experience – Middle School math through Pre-Calculus

Mastering the basics of using the English language is essential for any student, or any speaker of another language who hopes to be gainfully employed. I am competent in teaching writing, grammar, punctuation, vocabulary, syntax and spelling. See Michael's full profile

80/hour
4.8 (20)
140 hours tutoring
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Mastering the basics of using the English language is essential for any student, or any speaker of another language who hopes to be gainfully employed. I am competent in teaching writing, grammar, punctuation, vocabulary, syntax and spelling. See Michael's full profile

Ishan G. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ishan G.
80/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Tutor and Counselor from Stanford & Berkeley - PERFECT SCORER ACT/SAT

I specialize in helping elementary, middle, and high schoolers defeat roadblocks in their foundational math courses. If you're a parent — the worrying is over, I'll take it from here. For college admissions, I help students shooting for everything from top tier schools to state schools, as well those who have no idea... See Ishan's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (22)
54 hours tutoring
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I specialize in helping elementary, middle, and high schoolers defeat roadblocks in their foundational math courses. If you're a parent — the worrying is over, I'll take it from here. For college admissions, I help students shooting for everything from top tier schools to state schools, as well those who have no idea... See Ishan's full profile

John K. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John K.
99/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Stanford Engineering PhD student, Experienced Chemistry and Math Tutor

Hello! I'm John - I have a B.S in chemical engineering from Yale, where I took three years of chemistry in addition to a rigorous sequence of mathematics, physics, and engineering courses. I have been tutoring regularly since high school via honor societies, independently, and through various tutoring companies. I also... See John's full profile

99/hour
5.0 (223)
730 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm John - I have a B.S in chemical engineering from Yale, where I took three years of chemistry in addition to a rigorous sequence of mathematics, physics, and engineering courses. I have been tutoring regularly since high school via honor societies, independently, and through various tutoring companies. I also... See John's full profile

Gary F. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gary F.
100/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Doctor Demento, Mad (well, just slightly peeved) Chemist

Dr. Gary F. aka Dr. Demento aka The Evil Mechzilla earned his baccalaureate (1988) and his PhD (1993) in Chemistry from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the author of 18 papers in the primary literature, including four full papers in the Journal of Organic Chemistry and one in The Journal of the American... See Gary's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (159)
592 hours tutoring
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Dr. Gary F. aka Dr. Demento aka The Evil Mechzilla earned his baccalaureate (1988) and his PhD (1993) in Chemistry from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the author of 18 papers in the primary literature, including four full papers in the Journal of Organic Chemistry and one in The Journal of the American... See Gary's full profile

Jacqueline G. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacqueline G.
105/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

French Tutor for Middle School, High School, College, and Adults

Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 160 French students and work with all of them to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with all aspects of French including grammar, conversation, vocabulary, and overall fluency.... See Jacqueline's full profile

105/hour
5.0 (1516)
32 hours tutoring English out of 6,574 hours
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Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 160 French students and work with all of them to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with all aspects of French including grammar, conversation, vocabulary, and overall fluency.... See Jacqueline's full profile

Julia G. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Julia G.
120/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Stanford Math, Writing/Reading, & College Prep Tutor

Hello! I am a rising sophomore studying bioengineering at Stanford University, and I’ve had a passion for both learning and teaching since middle school. I would love to work with you to help you pass a class, get ahead, or navigate the college application system! Let me tell you a bit about myself. I am currently... See Julia's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (19)
20 hours tutoring English out of 94 hours
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Hello! I am a rising sophomore studying bioengineering at Stanford University, and I’ve had a passion for both learning and teaching since middle school. I would love to work with you to help you pass a class, get ahead, or navigate the college application system! Let me tell you a bit about myself. I am currently... See Julia's full profile

Bridget K. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bridget K.
120/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Certified Teacher with 10+ Years of tutoring experience

I currently help some students with middle school level English needs. Mostly it is with sentence structure and wording. I enjoyed helping with some book reports that required a student to see parallel themes throughout multiple books. I help students develop their abilities to use contextual evidence with proper... See Bridget's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (1219)
98 hours tutoring English out of 3,673 hours
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I currently help some students with middle school level English needs. Mostly it is with sentence structure and wording. I enjoyed helping with some book reports that required a student to see parallel themes throughout multiple books. I help students develop their abilities to use contextual evidence with proper... See Bridget's full profile

Leon B. Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Leon B.
150/hour

Palo Alto, CA

I'm *NOT* your TYPICAL TUTOR | Internationally Renowned

You're busy but you're also looking for the perfect tutor so here's all you really need to know about me: 1) I've been teaching and tutoring since I was 16 years old 2) I went to Stanford University and I love academics 3) I'm an international DJ and social media influencer which allows me to quickly connect with... See Leon's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (16)
1 hours tutoring English out of 43 hours
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You're busy but you're also looking for the perfect tutor so here's all you really need to know about me: 1) I've been teaching and tutoring since I was 16 years old 2) I went to Stanford University and I love academics 3) I'm an international DJ and social media influencer which allows me to quickly connect with... See Leon's full profile

Rick N. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rick N.
150/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Imagine your child mastering the art of learning and loving it!

Have you wondered why your child's report cards do not reflect his/her true potential? Why do they excel in some subjects but hate others? I specialize in helping students get A’s and thoroughly enjoy the process getting there. 5-star tutor with 10+ years of experience: Tutoring has been a labor of love for me... See Rick's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (100)
123 hours tutoring English out of 824 hours
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Have you wondered why your child's report cards do not reflect his/her true potential? Why do they excel in some subjects but hate others? I specialize in helping students get A’s and thoroughly enjoy the process getting there. 5-star tutor with 10+ years of experience: Tutoring has been a labor of love for me... See Rick's full profile

Donald G. Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Donald G.
245/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Silicon Valley Exc; Berkeley, Stanford; U of Chicago

...presentations as well as written data sheets, blog posts, ad copy, and probably a couple million e-mails. I believe I can significantly improve your technical/business English resulting in confident communications, discussions and meetings; powerful presentations; compelling business writing, and winning negotiations. Let me help ... See Donald's full profile

245/hour
5.0 (6)
46 hours tutoring English out of 48 hours
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...presentations as well as written data sheets, blog posts, ad copy, and probably a couple million e-mails. I believe I can significantly improve your technical/business English resulting in confident communications, discussions and meetings; powerful presentations; compelling business writing, and winning negotiations. Let me help ... See Donald's full profile

Hannah T. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Hannah T.
300/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Stanford-Castilleja; 6-12th apps, interview, personal statements

At my previous agency, I have had two years of experience working with K-6th graders in the Palo Alto, Woodside, Los Altos, and Portola Valley districts. I have expertise in diverse subjects including math, English, science, and social studies, and my goal is to inspire the child to embrace learning, achieve a... See Hannah's full profile

300/hour
5.0 (62)
107 hours tutoring English out of 405 hours
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At my previous agency, I have had two years of experience working with K-6th graders in the Palo Alto, Woodside, Los Altos, and Portola Valley districts. I have expertise in diverse subjects including math, English, science, and social studies, and my goal is to inspire the child to embrace learning, achieve a... See Hannah's full profile

Beatriz A. Near Palo Alto, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beatriz A.
350/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Stanford PhD with 9 Years of Experience and 100% 5-Star Reviews

Tired of not understanding what's going on in your math and science classes? Want to understand the material better before your final? Need to prepare for the SAT, ACT, GRE, or MCAT? Want guidance as you navigate the overwhelming college or graduate school admissions process? I can help you! I graduated with a B.S. in... See Beatriz's full profile

350/hour
5.0 (83)
1 hours tutoring English out of 193 hours
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Tired of not understanding what's going on in your math and science classes? Want to understand the material better before your final? Need to prepare for the SAT, ACT, GRE, or MCAT? Want guidance as you navigate the overwhelming college or graduate school admissions process? I can help you! I graduated with a B.S. in... See Beatriz's full profile

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