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Juedy T. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Juedy T.
25/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Effective reading Tutor specializing in reading and grammar

Throughout my session(s) I will teach your child to link sounds (phonemes) to groups of letter symbols that represent them (alphabets or graphemes). Your child, also will be able to recognize and understand different sounds in the English language. My style of teaching is different from the standard... See Juedy's full profile

25/hour
4.0 (4)
7 hours tutoring
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Throughout my session(s) I will teach your child to link sounds (phonemes) to groups of letter symbols that represent them (alphabets or graphemes). Your child, also will be able to recognize and understand different sounds in the English language. My style of teaching is different from the standard... See Juedy's full profile

Bilal A. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bilal A.
25/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Experienced English and Arabic Tutor

I like to take a proactive approach by engaging students in the lesson, by making the lesson interesting, and helping students feel comfortable and confident with the lesson so that they can look forward to learning more throughout their courses. Although I’m a native English speaker, I have knowledge of the... See Bilal's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring English out of 8 hours
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I like to take a proactive approach by engaging students in the lesson, by making the lesson interesting, and helping students feel comfortable and confident with the lesson so that they can look forward to learning more throughout their courses. Although I’m a native English speaker, I have knowledge of the... See Bilal's full profile

James L. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
James L.
30/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

5-Star Tutor with Test Prep, Foreign Languages, and Writing

I have a graduate degree in English and Comparative Literature in Translation (ECLT) and am preparing to start my doctoral work next academic year. See James's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (96)
8 hours tutoring English out of 218 hours
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I have a graduate degree in English and Comparative Literature in Translation (ECLT) and am preparing to start my doctoral work next academic year. See James's full profile

Zachary B. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Zachary B.
35/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

3+ years as a English Tutor

I have been working as an English tutor for over 3 years, working primarily with college-aged students; however, in one position I work with high school students as well. My current position is at Frederick Community College where I work as a CRLA certified Learning Assistant 3, tutoring students not only in... See Zachary's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (12)
1 hours tutoring English out of 82 hours
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I have been working as an English tutor for over 3 years, working primarily with college-aged students; however, in one position I work with high school students as well. My current position is at Frederick Community College where I work as a CRLA certified Learning Assistant 3, tutoring students not only in... See Zachary's full profile

Elle K. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elle K.
36/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Ten years of professional experience teaching, tutoring, and editing

I’ve earned an undergraduate degree in English and French from Franciscan University. While there, I spent a year abroad at Oxford. I also spent time in Paris during my year abroad. My graduate degree was in Literature and Creative Writing from Scotland’s University of Edinburgh. In the midst of my university... See Elle's full profile

36/hour
5.0 (12)
25 hours tutoring English out of 26 hours
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I’ve earned an undergraduate degree in English and French from Franciscan University. While there, I spent a year abroad at Oxford. I also spent time in Paris during my year abroad. My graduate degree was in Literature and Creative Writing from Scotland’s University of Edinburgh. In the midst of my university... See Elle's full profile

Luca P. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Luca P.
40/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Patient, Flexible Reading and Writing Tutor for All Ages

I obtained my Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies & Linguistics with High Honors from Swarthmore College. There, I was trained as a Writing Associate peer tutor and, for three years, worked with college students in disciplines ranging from Biology to English Literature, as well as on applications to... See Luca's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (124)
21 hours tutoring English out of 297 hours
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I obtained my Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies & Linguistics with High Honors from Swarthmore College. There, I was trained as a Writing Associate peer tutor and, for three years, worked with college students in disciplines ranging from Biology to English Literature, as well as on applications to... See Luca's full profile

Lisa M. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lisa M.
40/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Penn PhD w 15+ years Experience Tutoring English Language & Literature

I have tutored English for many years. In middle school, students often read short stories in a variety of forms and learn how to identify the author’s voice, tone, and purpose, as well as the literary element of internal and external conflict. In high school, they reinforce their understanding of literature... See Lisa's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (49)
6 hours tutoring English out of 205 hours
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I have tutored English for many years. In middle school, students often read short stories in a variety of forms and learn how to identify the author’s voice, tone, and purpose, as well as the literary element of internal and external conflict. In high school, they reinforce their understanding of literature... See Lisa's full profile

Kieona C. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kieona C.
40/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Ivy League Grad STEM and Reading Tutor with a Passion for Teaching

Hello! My name is Kieona, and I am a recent graduate from the University of Pennsylvania. I studied neurobiology and am currently researching neurodevelopment. I'm originally from Oklahoma City and enjoy traveling, reading, and trying new restaurants in my spare time. I have found throughout my studies that there is a... See Kieona's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (37)
155 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Kieona, and I am a recent graduate from the University of Pennsylvania. I studied neurobiology and am currently researching neurodevelopment. I'm originally from Oklahoma City and enjoy traveling, reading, and trying new restaurants in my spare time. I have found throughout my studies that there is a... See Kieona's full profile

Jennifer C. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer C.
40/hour

Philadelphia, PA

English Tutor

I have experience tutoring individuals writing essays on a variety of topics. I specialize in grammar, subject flow, and organization. See Jennifer's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (38)
56 hours tutoring
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I have experience tutoring individuals writing essays on a variety of topics. I specialize in grammar, subject flow, and organization. See Jennifer's full profile

Rabbi G. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rabbi G.
50/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Pronunciation and speech for native and non- native English speakers

I know how to explain the the linguistic rules of sound production in an easy way that allows students to remember and apply each lesson immediately in their personal and professional lives. Because I am an expert with non-native speakers of English, many native speakers of English have asked me to teach... See Rabbi's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (48)
8 hours tutoring English out of 119 hours
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I know how to explain the the linguistic rules of sound production in an easy way that allows students to remember and apply each lesson immediately in their personal and professional lives. Because I am an expert with non-native speakers of English, many native speakers of English have asked me to teach... See Rabbi's full profile

Chang-shin J. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Chang-shin J.
50/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Funny, Patient Professor Mandarin Chinese and ESL

Would you like to know the secrets of speaking and writing English like your own native language? I'm the right tutor for you. You won't believe that I could merely say "You're a boy" and that's an apple" when I first arrived United States as a Ph.D student two decades ago.... See Chang-shin's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (23)
2 hours tutoring English out of 55 hours
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Would you like to know the secrets of speaking and writing English like your own native language? I'm the right tutor for you. You won't believe that I could merely say "You're a boy" and that's an apple" when I first arrived United States as a Ph.D student two decades ago.... See Chang-shin's full profile

Donald L. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Donald L.
50/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Four Decades of Experience Teaching/Tutoring English

I have 35 years of experience teaching English. I have taught literature, writing, test prep, vocabulary, and grammar. I combine good knowledge of subject matter with different strategies of practice and learning. I have always loved this field and I have enjoyed tutoring since my retirement from teaching. See Donald's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (364)
391 hours tutoring English out of 1,824 hours
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I have 35 years of experience teaching English. I have taught literature, writing, test prep, vocabulary, and grammar. I combine good knowledge of subject matter with different strategies of practice and learning. I have always loved this field and I have enjoyed tutoring since my retirement from teaching. See Donald's full profile

Jason C. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason C.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Experienced Teacher Specializing in SAT and ACT Prep

Hello, I'm Jason! Over the last 10 years, I have worked with students in all grades K-12, either through tutoring or as a classroom teacher. I have been a fully certified, highly effective teacher for the past 10 years. Teaching for me is a calling. I love helping my students reach their potential and go beyond what they... See Jason's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (160)
2 hours tutoring English out of 693 hours
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Hello, I'm Jason! Over the last 10 years, I have worked with students in all grades K-12, either through tutoring or as a classroom teacher. I have been a fully certified, highly effective teacher for the past 10 years. Teaching for me is a calling. I love helping my students reach their potential and go beyond what they... See Jason's full profile

Marlo R. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marlo R.
55/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Hello, my name is Marlo.

While tutoring, I currently attend a Ph.D. program at Rutgers Camden in Public Affairs/Community Development. What makes me an excellent English teacher is my proficiency in the English language and my years of experience writing, organizing, and criticizing college-level essays and papers.... See Marlo's full profile

55/hour
4.8 (48)
68 hours tutoring
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While tutoring, I currently attend a Ph.D. program at Rutgers Camden in Public Affairs/Community Development. What makes me an excellent English teacher is my proficiency in the English language and my years of experience writing, organizing, and criticizing college-level essays and papers.... See Marlo's full profile

James G. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
James G.
55/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Teacher and Tutor - Certified & Expc'd - Helping Students Succeed

University Professor 25 yrs experience. Certified TEFL Tutor. Intermediate to Advanced, IELTS 7+ TOEFL 100+ SPEAK & WRITE Fluently. Easy & comfortable English conversation. Let's connect today. See James's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (3)
2 hours tutoring English out of 5 hours
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University Professor 25 yrs experience. Certified TEFL Tutor. Intermediate to Advanced, IELTS 7+ TOEFL 100+ SPEAK & WRITE Fluently. Easy & comfortable English conversation. Let's connect today. See James's full profile

Philip C. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Philip C.
65/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Patient and knowledgeable educator, administrator, and counselor

My ethnic background is Chinese and my family is from Hong Kong, whose primary language is Chinese and English. I grew up in a household where Chinese was consistently spoke. I also serve as a translator for my family at various settings - doctor's appointments, etc. Additionally I have tutored people... See Philip's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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My ethnic background is Chinese and my family is from Hong Kong, whose primary language is Chinese and English. I grew up in a household where Chinese was consistently spoke. I also serve as a translator for my family at various settings - doctor's appointments, etc. Additionally I have tutored people... See Philip's full profile

Monica A. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Monica A.
70/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Certified Chemistry Teacher!

I have mostly tutored middle and high school students but would be able to tutor college freshmen in introductory science as well. I have been a teaching assistant in introductory chemistry classes. I know that the sciences can often be hard for students to grasp so find different ways to explain concepts for... See Monica's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (44)
10 hours tutoring English out of 191 hours
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I have mostly tutored middle and high school students but would be able to tutor college freshmen in introductory science as well. I have been a teaching assistant in introductory chemistry classes. I know that the sciences can often be hard for students to grasp so find different ways to explain concepts for... See Monica's full profile

Arlene G. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Arlene G.
75/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Professional Writer/Editor with Degrees in English and Communications

I am a writer, editor, wordcrafter, poet, lyricist, and publicist with an MA in Communications/Public Relations and a BA in English, and have been writing since childhood! In my corporate life, I was dubbed “the word maven” because of my love of words — whether they are in print, on a web page, or in a... See Arlene's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (180)
288 hours tutoring English out of 704 hours
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I am a writer, editor, wordcrafter, poet, lyricist, and publicist with an MA in Communications/Public Relations and a BA in English, and have been writing since childhood! In my corporate life, I was dubbed “the word maven” because of my love of words — whether they are in print, on a web page, or in a... See Arlene's full profile

Anna M. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna M.
75/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Professional Law School Admissions Advisor; Personal Statement Expert

Warm, relatable, and smart, I am a professional and experienced Pre-Law advisor who counsels students on the application process, including LSAT prep, resume review, and strategies for getting the most financial aid and excelling at a legal career. Critically, I work closely with students on their personal statements,... See Anna's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (29)
1 hours tutoring English out of 81 hours
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Warm, relatable, and smart, I am a professional and experienced Pre-Law advisor who counsels students on the application process, including LSAT prep, resume review, and strategies for getting the most financial aid and excelling at a legal career. Critically, I work closely with students on their personal statements,... See Anna's full profile

Beulah A. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beulah A.
75/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Practicing Attorney & Tutor in English, Writing, and Language Arts

My name is Beulah and I am excited to work with you to take your reading, writing, and comprehension to the next level! I am a licensed attorney working in New York City, and a double alumna of Columbia University. I graduated from Columbia Law School in 2018 and from Columbia College in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree... See Beulah's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (3)
1 hours tutoring English out of 5 hours
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My name is Beulah and I am excited to work with you to take your reading, writing, and comprehension to the next level! I am a licensed attorney working in New York City, and a double alumna of Columbia University. I graduated from Columbia Law School in 2018 and from Columbia College in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree... See Beulah's full profile

Sam C. Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sam C.
100/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Doctor of Counseling Psychology Passionate in Helping Students Grow

Hi There! My name is Sam. I have my PhD in Counseling Psychology and my Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I graduated with my undergraduate degree from SUNY Geneseo, Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. I have taught undergraduate courses in human sexuality, multicultural counseling competence and... See Sam's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (83)
9 hours tutoring English out of 194 hours
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Hi There! My name is Sam. I have my PhD in Counseling Psychology and my Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I graduated with my undergraduate degree from SUNY Geneseo, Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. I have taught undergraduate courses in human sexuality, multicultural counseling competence and... See Sam's full profile

Allison Y. Near Philadelphia, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Allison Y.
150/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Effective and Knowledgeable Ivy League (Princeton University) Tutor

I've also scored a 5/5 on 12 AP Courses, including AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics exams, AP Psychology, AP Music Theory, AP European History, AP US History, AP English Language, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, AP Biology, and AP Chemistry. I was a... See Allison's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (85)
1 hours tutoring English out of 169 hours
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I've also scored a 5/5 on 12 AP Courses, including AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics exams, AP Psychology, AP Music Theory, AP European History, AP US History, AP English Language, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, AP Biology, and AP Chemistry. I was a... See Allison's full profile

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