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The Best essay Tutors in Palo Alto, CA

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Alejandro O.
30/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

It's my first language and tutored students in college Spanish classes

In high school I would read Spanish textbooks, and got a 4/5 on the Spanish AP exam without formally having taken Spanish in High School. I also review, and annotate essays and dialogs for college students. I really like to incorporate history, culture, and other aspects of Spanish speaking countries to... read more

30/hour
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In high school I would read Spanish textbooks, and got a 4/5 on the Spanish AP exam without formally having taken Spanish in High School. I also review, and annotate essays and dialogs for college students. I really like to incorporate history, culture, and other aspects of Spanish speaking countries to... read more

Karl F.
50/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Philosophy/psychology degree -- love of teaching and kids

I plan to attend grad school in philosophy, and ultimately, pursue a career in academic philosophy. I love the fundamental questions philosophy asks, and the open-ended answers it allows. I am great at helping to write essays in philosophy (one of my strong suits) and explaining difficult concepts. For two years I... read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
33 hours tutoring
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I plan to attend grad school in philosophy, and ultimately, pursue a career in academic philosophy. I love the fundamental questions philosophy asks, and the open-ended answers it allows. I am great at helping to write essays in philosophy (one of my strong suits) and explaining difficult concepts. For two years I... read more

Kat K.
25/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Youth Educator and Spanish Speaker for 10+ Years!

I started taking Spanish as soon as I could, when I was in the 7th grade, and I took Spanish courses for the next 10 years, all the way through college graduation. I remember the struggle of memorizing flashcards, learning pronunciation, and writing essays, and I'm here to help you with wherever you're... read more

25/hour
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I started taking Spanish as soon as I could, when I was in the 7th grade, and I took Spanish courses for the next 10 years, all the way through college graduation. I remember the struggle of memorizing flashcards, learning pronunciation, and writing essays, and I'm here to help you with wherever you're... read more

Laura S.
95/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Effective Dyslexia Reading and Writing Tutor

I specialize in bringing students up to and beyond grade level reading, no matter how far behind they are. Writing tutoring will focus on pre-writing, revision, and study skills/note taking. Content (ie: ideas) and grammar are equally important in every type of essay, so we will focus on strengthening both... read more

95/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I specialize in bringing students up to and beyond grade level reading, no matter how far behind they are. Writing tutoring will focus on pre-writing, revision, and study skills/note taking. Content (ie: ideas) and grammar are equally important in every type of essay, so we will focus on strengthening both... read more

Christine B.
150/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Certified English Teacher and Experienced College Essay Tutor

As a certificated and active English teacher in one of the highest performing school districts in California, I have experience supporting students of all levels with academic tutoring and one-on-one guidance. I’ve been teaching College Essay Writing Workshops to students in Silicon Valley for 5 years, with... read more

150/hour
5.0 (3)
3 hours tutoring
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As a certificated and active English teacher in one of the highest performing school districts in California, I have experience supporting students of all levels with academic tutoring and one-on-one guidance. I’ve been teaching College Essay Writing Workshops to students in Silicon Valley for 5 years, with... read more

Hannah T.
400/hour

Palo Alto, CA

Stanford+Castilleja; applications, portfolios, interviews, essays,10X

With students, I enjoy training time management and organizing their assignments and projects. I coach them on how to overcome performance anxiety, engineer accountability, and execute a schedule for admissions essays or tests through Google Calendar deadlines and constructive critiques through Google Docs. I... read more

400/hour
5.0 (60)
358 hours tutoring
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With students, I enjoy training time management and organizing their assignments and projects. I coach them on how to overcome performance anxiety, engineer accountability, and execute a schedule for admissions essays or tests through Google Calendar deadlines and constructive critiques through Google Docs. I... read more

Bryan H.
125/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

College Professor, Linguist, Speech & Written Language Specialist

At the San Jose State University Language Development Center and the San Jose State University Student Athletic Success Center, I coach writing skills. This entails reviewing and discussing essay content revisions. read more

125/hour
5.0 (448)
1,478 hours tutoring
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At the San Jose State University Language Development Center and the San Jose State University Student Athletic Success Center, I coach writing skills. This entails reviewing and discussing essay content revisions. read more

Ludka K.
80/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Many Years of Literary Analysis

I also hold an MA in Teaching High School English and teaching licenses from Massachusetts and California. As a consequence, I have worked with students for many years, guiding them in reading comprehension, analysis, and essay writing. read more

80/hour
4.8 (49)
164 hours tutoring
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I also hold an MA in Teaching High School English and teaching licenses from Massachusetts and California. As a consequence, I have worked with students for many years, guiding them in reading comprehension, analysis, and essay writing. read more

Janet W.
75/hour

Near Palo Alto, CA

Mathematics English and Science Tutor

I have a California teaching credential in English and I am a published writer. I have been teaching and tutoring for years. I can help with essays, research papers, or whatever is needed. read more

75/hour
4.8 (538)
2,364 hours tutoring
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I have a California teaching credential in English and I am a published writer. I have been teaching and tutoring for years. I can help with essays, research papers, or whatever is needed. read more

Sophia B.
55/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... read more

55/hour
4.7 (10)
44 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... read more

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