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Veronica M. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Veronica M.
35/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

Tutor with background in elementary Math and English

I have been working with elementary students for three years. I have taught students ranging in age from five to eleven (K-5th.) My teaching experience includes elementary English, Math, Social Studies, and Science. I have also designed my own independent projects for elementary school students (book reports,... See Veronica's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (238)
343 hours tutoring English out of 345 hours
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I have been working with elementary students for three years. I have taught students ranging in age from five to eleven (K-5th.) My teaching experience includes elementary English, Math, Social Studies, and Science. I have also designed my own independent projects for elementary school students (book reports,... See Veronica's full profile

Madeleine R. Near Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Madeleine R.
35/hour

Near Pittsburgh, PA

English Professor

As an English professor, I teach students to write and speak rhetorically, appealing to different types of audiences, discussing different genres, and employing different appeals in order to give a successful speech. See Madeleine's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (5)
18 hours tutoring English out of 26 hours
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As an English professor, I teach students to write and speak rhetorically, appealing to different types of audiences, discussing different genres, and employing different appeals in order to give a successful speech. See Madeleine's full profile

Mark A. Near Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mark A.
40/hour

Near Pittsburgh, PA

Improve your English based on your profession, schedule, and needs.

I've always been interested in foreign languages and other cultures. While living in New York City, I hosted many international visitors and always enjoyed coaching them on their English. So a couple years ago, I decided to get a certificate in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)... See Mark's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (376)
22 hours tutoring English out of 1,110 hours
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I've always been interested in foreign languages and other cultures. While living in New York City, I hosted many international visitors and always enjoyed coaching them on their English. So a couple years ago, I decided to get a certificate in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)... See Mark's full profile

Linda S. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda S.
40/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

Information Specialist

The ability to write a sentence that conveys the information completely and concisely is the goal. You have to be engaging yet not too wordy. I always say that I really learned how to write well when I took Freshman English during my first year in college. That ability served me well during my career. If I... See Linda's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (3)
14 hours tutoring
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The ability to write a sentence that conveys the information completely and concisely is the goal. You have to be engaging yet not too wordy. I always say that I really learned how to write well when I took Freshman English during my first year in college. That ability served me well during my career. If I... See Linda's full profile

Elouise W. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elouise W.
45/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

English, Writing, and Theater Arts Tutor

English can mean many different things depending on the teacher and the curriculum. Students must be able to read and make meaning from what they read (reading comprehension)in order to discuss or write about the material. A strong grasp of writing conventions, including grammar, spelling, and syntax is also... See Elouise's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (10)
4 hours tutoring English out of 37 hours
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English can mean many different things depending on the teacher and the curriculum. Students must be able to read and make meaning from what they read (reading comprehension)in order to discuss or write about the material. A strong grasp of writing conventions, including grammar, spelling, and syntax is also... See Elouise's full profile

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

Near Pittsburgh, PA

15 years Spanish Tutoring experience with proven success

I have tutored Spanish for 15 years in Sewickley at all public and private schools in the surrounding areas. I have had excellent success in elevating students' grades substantially during the school year. I have taught entire year-long courses in an abbreviated period during the summer. I always develop excellent... See Liz's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (43)
159 hours tutoring
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I have tutored Spanish for 15 years in Sewickley at all public and private schools in the surrounding areas. I have had excellent success in elevating students' grades substantially during the school year. I have taught entire year-long courses in an abbreviated period during the summer. I always develop excellent... See Liz's full profile

Carol H. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carol H.
55/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

Linguistics and ESL/EFL professional with background in speaking

I have a Masters of Science in Applied Linguistics and extensive experience working with adult English as a Second/Foreign Language students. As a result, I am well-versed and practiced in the communication skills inherent in effective public speaking, including content, confidence, phrasing, and clarity.... See Carol's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (2)
6 hours tutoring English out of 7 hours
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I have a Masters of Science in Applied Linguistics and extensive experience working with adult English as a Second/Foreign Language students. As a result, I am well-versed and practiced in the communication skills inherent in effective public speaking, including content, confidence, phrasing, and clarity.... See Carol's full profile

Connie P. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Connie P.
55/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

English Tutor with PA Certification in Teaching & Counseling

I have always had a good command of grammar all throughout my elementary, secondary, college, and adult years and have a strong knowledge base in English, grammar and usage, sentence structure, and paragraph organization. My 20+ years of teaching and counseling experience combined have strengthened my skills in... See Connie's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (391)
235 hours tutoring English out of 1,566 hours
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I have always had a good command of grammar all throughout my elementary, secondary, college, and adult years and have a strong knowledge base in English, grammar and usage, sentence structure, and paragraph organization. My 20+ years of teaching and counseling experience combined have strengthened my skills in... See Connie's full profile

Julia S. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Julia S.
55/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

ESL Professor, 25+ years experience

I am highly experienced at helping both domestic students and multilingual international students improve their academic English skills. I teach writing at all levels including ESL, Freshman English and graduate-level writing. In addition, I help students expand their active vocabulary as well as their... See Julia's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (2)
40 hours tutoring
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I am highly experienced at helping both domestic students and multilingual international students improve their academic English skills. I teach writing at all levels including ESL, Freshman English and graduate-level writing. In addition, I help students expand their active vocabulary as well as their... See Julia's full profile

Natalie D. Near Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Natalie D.
67/hour

Near Pittsburgh, PA

Experienced tutor who makes learning fun

Hello! I've been a teacher for Baltimore City Public Schools for the last eight years. I recently moved to Manassas with my husband to raise our son. I'm passionate about education, and I love helping students achieve their potential. I've worked with students of all ages from preschool to adult. My tutoring... See Natalie's full profile

67/hour
5.0 (66)
2 hours tutoring English out of 138 hours
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Hello! I've been a teacher for Baltimore City Public Schools for the last eight years. I recently moved to Manassas with my husband to raise our son. I'm passionate about education, and I love helping students achieve their potential. I've worked with students of all ages from preschool to adult. My tutoring... See Natalie's full profile

Doria S. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Doria S.
70/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

Experienced Teacher and Tutor Specializing in Math and Science

I am a recent graduate of Harvard's Masters in Design Engineering program with over 7 years of teaching experience as a teaching fellow, physics curriculum developer, STEM teacher in the Peace Corps, former WyzAnt tutor as well as a tutor in undergrad for math and physics. Currently, I am (slowly) developing my own... See Doria's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (69)
197 hours tutoring
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I am a recent graduate of Harvard's Masters in Design Engineering program with over 7 years of teaching experience as a teaching fellow, physics curriculum developer, STEM teacher in the Peace Corps, former WyzAnt tutor as well as a tutor in undergrad for math and physics. Currently, I am (slowly) developing my own... See Doria's full profile

Diane B. Near Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Diane B.
80/hour

Near Pittsburgh, PA

Orton-Gillingham plus

Phonetic components are especially important in the learning process. I feel combining the reading and writing process is beneficial to the overall learning of the English language. This has been helpful to students I have worked with in the past because it allows for the multi- functional use of our language. See Diane's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (12)
43 hours tutoring
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Phonetic components are especially important in the learning process. I feel combining the reading and writing process is beneficial to the overall learning of the English language. This has been helpful to students I have worked with in the past because it allows for the multi- functional use of our language. See Diane's full profile

Emaan A. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Emaan A.
80/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

High School Graduate

I graduated high school with honors so I am more than proficient in this subject. Moreover, I have 3 years of experience in teaching children elementary school subjects, including English. I understand how to best convey foundational grammar skills to young children. See Emaan's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1)
6 hours tutoring
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I graduated high school with honors so I am more than proficient in this subject. Moreover, I have 3 years of experience in teaching children elementary school subjects, including English. I understand how to best convey foundational grammar skills to young children. See Emaan's full profile

Ian A. Pittsburgh, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ian A.
125/hour

Pittsburgh, PA

Own Your Story - Expert College Admissions Essay Coaching

Want to write an unforgettable college admissions essay? Let me help you do it. My name is Ian Arnold. I'm a published writer and editor, NYU graduate, and college admissions essay coach with 6 years of experience helping college applicants to receive admission into their dream schools. Students I've worked with have... See Ian's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (3)
23 hours tutoring
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Want to write an unforgettable college admissions essay? Let me help you do it. My name is Ian Arnold. I'm a published writer and editor, NYU graduate, and college admissions essay coach with 6 years of experience helping college applicants to receive admission into their dream schools. Students I've worked with have... See Ian's full profile

Near Pittsburgh, PA Tutoring
Adam M.
30/hour

ESL Instructor

I am certified in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) through Bridge-TEFL in Denver, Colorado. From 2003-2007 I worked as an ESL teacher at The Language Studio in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and in Terengganu, Malaysia at Pusat Bahasa... See Adam's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (279)
72 hours tutoring English out of 905 hours
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I am certified in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) through Bridge-TEFL in Denver, Colorado. From 2003-2007 I worked as an ESL teacher at The Language Studio in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and in Terengganu, Malaysia at Pusat Bahasa... See Adam's full profile

Near Pittsburgh, PA Tutoring
Elena R.
30/hour

Current PhD student with tutoring experience of all ages

I have experience tutoring from elementary to college level students. I work mostly with English, literature, reading, writing and college essay writing! I also have experience helping with entrance exams and school organization! I was... See Elena's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (6)
2 hours tutoring English out of 11 hours
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I have experience tutoring from elementary to college level students. I work mostly with English, literature, reading, writing and college essay writing! I also have experience helping with entrance exams and school organization! I was... See Elena's full profile

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Shelly H.
50/hour

Trained Special Education Instructor for 26 years, hold Masters degree

Taught and licensed for k12 since 1994, specialize in English, Language Arts, Literature, Social Studies, Reading and brain research related to executive function and learning I have also taught new teachers at the college level See Shelly's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (202)
130 hours tutoring English out of 391 hours
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Taught and licensed for k12 since 1994, specialize in English, Language Arts, Literature, Social Studies, Reading and brain research related to executive function and learning I have also taught new teachers at the college level See Shelly's full profile

Near Pittsburgh, PA Tutoring
Mikayla L.
50/hour

Experienced English Tutor

With an expansive knowledge of English, grammar conventions, and reading comprehension, I know I can help students gain confidence and meet their goals in ACT English. See Mikayla's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (140)
484 hours tutoring English out of 790 hours
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With an expansive knowledge of English, grammar conventions, and reading comprehension, I know I can help students gain confidence and meet their goals in ACT English. See Mikayla's full profile

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Donald L.
50/hour

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... 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... See Donald's full profile

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Jackie W.
55/hour

College Professor with 15+ Years Teaching Reading and English

Master of Education in Reading, with Reading Specialist Certification in Pennsylvania; Master of Arts in English, with a specialization in English Teaching I have been a college instructor for the past fifteen years teaching... See Jackie's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (80)
77 hours tutoring English out of 201 hours
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Master of Education in Reading, with Reading Specialist Certification in Pennsylvania; Master of Arts in English, with a specialization in English Teaching I have been a college instructor for the past fifteen years teaching... See Jackie's full profile

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Nina S.
65/hour

Experienced ESL and Russian Language Teacher (Native Speaker)

After high school I have graduated with masters degree form Kiev State University. My degree is in Germanic philology and applied linguistics. I have taught Russian and English for 20+ years and when we taught elementary Russian or... See Nina's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (297)
154 hours tutoring English out of 2,521 hours
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After high school I have graduated with masters degree form Kiev State University. My degree is in Germanic philology and applied linguistics. I have taught Russian and English for 20+ years and when we taught elementary Russian or... See Nina's full profile

Near Pittsburgh, PA Tutoring
M.K. S.
72/hour

Writing Coaching For Students and Professionals

I have a bachelor's degree in English Literature and have been an editor for many years. I have had the opportunity to train many young writers in English - both from a reading and writing perspective. This included use of... See M.K.'s full profile

72/hour
5.0 (319)
60 hours tutoring English out of 975 hours
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I have a bachelor's degree in English Literature and have been an editor for many years. I have had the opportunity to train many young writers in English - both from a reading and writing perspective. This included use of... See M.K.'s full profile

Near Pittsburgh, PA Tutoring
Linda B.
75/hour

English: Two MA's in English; 15 yrs. Exp. with All Skill Levels

I have been rated as "Highly Qualified" in every professional evaluation, and I have two Masters in English. What is more important, I have worked with a wide variety of learners over the years, so my bag of strategies has... See Linda's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (569)
346 hours tutoring English out of 2,938 hours
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I have been rated as "Highly Qualified" in every professional evaluation, and I have two Masters in English. What is more important, I have worked with a wide variety of learners over the years, so my bag of strategies has... See Linda's full profile

Near Pittsburgh, PA Tutoring
Dianne T.
75/hour

Teaching English has been my forte for 25 years!

25 years teaching English/ESL (Accent Reduction, Pronunciation, Speaking, Grammar, Reading, and Writing). I started out teaching English in Buenos Aires, Argentina where I lived for almost 18 years. I've taught all kinds... See Dianne's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (245)
65 hours tutoring English out of 1,069 hours
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25 years teaching English/ESL (Accent Reduction, Pronunciation, Speaking, Grammar, Reading, and Writing). I started out teaching English in Buenos Aires, Argentina where I lived for almost 18 years. I've taught all kinds... See Dianne's full profile

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Judy V.
80/hour

UBE Bar Exam, French, ESL, Job Interview Preparation, LSAT, and SAT

I have experience teaching at all levels and to all age groups, from pre-school children to post-graduate level, including business people seeking to acquire a working knowledge of English as a Second Language or French. As a British... See Judy's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1220)
293 hours tutoring English out of 6,558 hours
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I have experience teaching at all levels and to all age groups, from pre-school children to post-graduate level, including business people seeking to acquire a working knowledge of English as a Second Language or French. As a British... See Judy's full profile

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