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Meghan C. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Meghan C.
34/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Writing/College Admissions Essays/Reading/Grammar/ESL Tutor

During my time at UC Davis and my time at my previous community college, I worked as a writing tutor and teaching assistant helping students with academic writing, reading comprehension, and grammar, and tutored everything from English essays, to personal statements, to journalism stories, to STEM lab reports. I... See Meghan's full profile

34/hour
4.9 (42)
39 hours tutoring Reading out of 123 hours
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During my time at UC Davis and my time at my previous community college, I worked as a writing tutor and teaching assistant helping students with academic writing, reading comprehension, and grammar, and tutored everything from English essays, to personal statements, to journalism stories, to STEM lab reports. I... See Meghan's full profile

Amber M. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amber M.
35/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Literacy and Test Prep

My writing has been appeared in multiple publications, including weekly newspapers and monthly magazines. I'm familiar with a range of citation styles, including MLA, APA, Chicago, and AP. I have taught elementary writing and reading lessons to whole classes, small groups, and individuals. I tutored ESL for... See Amber's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (3)
11 hours tutoring
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My writing has been appeared in multiple publications, including weekly newspapers and monthly magazines. I'm familiar with a range of citation styles, including MLA, APA, Chicago, and AP. I have taught elementary writing and reading lessons to whole classes, small groups, and individuals. I tutored ESL for... See Amber's full profile

Noelle M. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Noelle M.
35/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Caring, and knowledgeable. Arabic tutor. BS in Intenational Business

My elementary and high school education was conducted in Arabic language from Lebanon. I received a diploma in classic Arabic and French literature. To maintain my fluency, I read classic novels, and translate children books into English! In addition, I communicate with my family members and some friends.... See Noelle's full profile

35/hour
4.5 (2)
55 hours tutoring Reading out of 74 hours
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My elementary and high school education was conducted in Arabic language from Lebanon. I received a diploma in classic Arabic and French literature. To maintain my fluency, I read classic novels, and translate children books into English! In addition, I communicate with my family members and some friends.... See Noelle's full profile

Susannah W. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Susannah W.
35/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Improve Your Writing & Analysis Skills!

During this difficult pandemic, I am teaching online, at a reduced rate, and am committed to helping you enjoy learning at home or in school. I am a former news reporter and grant writer with a B.A. cum laude in Classics from Harvard University. For almost 20 years, I have taught drama and creative writing for all ages... See Susannah's full profile

35/hour
4.8 (202)
574 hours tutoring
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During this difficult pandemic, I am teaching online, at a reduced rate, and am committed to helping you enjoy learning at home or in school. I am a former news reporter and grant writer with a B.A. cum laude in Classics from Harvard University. For almost 20 years, I have taught drama and creative writing for all ages... See Susannah's full profile

Beneta L. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beneta L.
35/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Experienced Digital and Traditional Artist

I've taught children in different environments and backgrounds since 2014 and have had experience with children with Autism from my last job of 2 years. There have been times where I've adjusted lesson plans and teaching styles according to the student's needs both children and adults, whether it's by engaging games or... See Beneta's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (41)
82 hours tutoring
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I've taught children in different environments and backgrounds since 2014 and have had experience with children with Autism from my last job of 2 years. There have been times where I've adjusted lesson plans and teaching styles according to the student's needs both children and adults, whether it's by engaging games or... See Beneta's full profile

S. Demaris B. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
S. Demaris B.
40/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Tutor, 10 years+ experience

My name is Demaris and I've been tutoring privately for over ten years. I tutor in most subjects but math is my specialty. I've worked with elementary school student up to adults. I love my work. I have a BA in Sociology, and since graduating I have completed six ECE units and I continue to take math classes at... See S. Demaris's full profile

40/hour
4.7 (141)
4 hours tutoring Reading out of 704 hours
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My name is Demaris and I've been tutoring privately for over ten years. I tutor in most subjects but math is my specialty. I've worked with elementary school student up to adults. I love my work. I have a BA in Sociology, and since graduating I have completed six ECE units and I continue to take math classes at... See S. Demaris's full profile

Lori I. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lori I.
40/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Excellent English/French/Computer Teacher-Tutor

With my sunny disposition, patience and motivational skills, you or your child will look forward to every session as a rewarding and fun experience! Specialized in: • English Reading/Writing/Grammar • French Reading/Writing/Conversation • SAT/ACT Prep... See Lori's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (2)
8 hours tutoring
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With my sunny disposition, patience and motivational skills, you or your child will look forward to every session as a rewarding and fun experience! Specialized in: • English Reading/Writing/Grammar • French Reading/Writing/Conversation • SAT/ACT Prep... See Lori's full profile

David M. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David M.
45/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Certified English Teacher and Writing Coach

I would be thrilled to use my experience to help you or your child improve in critical reading and writing skills. I teach students how to be comfortable with the writing process, how to carefully read and analyze a text, and how to think critically about important issues. These are not skills reserved for... See David's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (748)
87 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,465 hours
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I would be thrilled to use my experience to help you or your child improve in critical reading and writing skills. I teach students how to be comfortable with the writing process, how to carefully read and analyze a text, and how to think critically about important issues. These are not skills reserved for... See David's full profile

Louis H. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Louis H.
45/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

10 Years K-12 and adults, dyslexia and slow reader experience,

I am qualified by WyzAnt to tutor all aspects of English skills that they offer: reading, writing, grammar, spelling, proofreading and vocabulary. In addition, I have 10 years experience tutoring conversational English reading and writing, emphasizing American English. I have helped many clients develop... See Louis's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (152)
4 hours tutoring Reading out of 712 hours
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I am qualified by WyzAnt to tutor all aspects of English skills that they offer: reading, writing, grammar, spelling, proofreading and vocabulary. In addition, I have 10 years experience tutoring conversational English reading and writing, emphasizing American English. I have helped many clients develop... See Louis's full profile

Austin P. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Austin P.
45/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Experienced, knowledgeable double-major, loves math and science!

Hi! I have a lot of fun with math and science and want you to also! My name is Austin, and I am a graduate with a B.S. (with Distinction) in Physics and B.A. in Math. Currently, I am pursuing my MS in Bioinformatics, so am very empathetic to the stress of being a student. One of the reasons I enjoy tutoring, is that... See Austin's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (119)
275 hours tutoring
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Hi! I have a lot of fun with math and science and want you to also! My name is Austin, and I am a graduate with a B.S. (with Distinction) in Physics and B.A. in Math. Currently, I am pursuing my MS in Bioinformatics, so am very empathetic to the stress of being a student. One of the reasons I enjoy tutoring, is that... See Austin's full profile

Saima Y. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Saima Y.
45/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Creative and analytical college graduate. Programmer and writer.

Hello! I'm Saima Yunus, a 23-year-old college graduate. I earned my BSc degree in computer engineering from San Jose State University in December 2021. What I love about tutoring is that in explaining concepts to students, I can also review those concepts and test my understanding of them. Note - I prefer teaching other... See Saima's full profile

45/hour
4.7 (89)
236 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm Saima Yunus, a 23-year-old college graduate. I earned my BSc degree in computer engineering from San Jose State University in December 2021. What I love about tutoring is that in explaining concepts to students, I can also review those concepts and test my understanding of them. Note - I prefer teaching other... See Saima's full profile

Michael G. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael G.
45/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

I'm a lifetime learner eager to help others learn

I have greatly enjoyed working with first graders through high schoolers and been impressed by how disciplined, hard-working, and curious they are. I have worked with students to improve their reading comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, spelling, punctuation, pronunciation, and writing abilities. Although... See Michael's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (4)
16 hours tutoring
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I have greatly enjoyed working with first graders through high schoolers and been impressed by how disciplined, hard-working, and curious they are. I have worked with students to improve their reading comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, spelling, punctuation, pronunciation, and writing abilities. Although... See Michael's full profile

RD H. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
RD H.
50/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Credentialed English Teacher

Major literary works, in entirety or excerpted, will be discussed that are appropriate to current grade level reading and comprehension with the goal of improving reading to desired grade level. Reading silently and reading aloud will be implemented, for understanding of various literary... See RD's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (93)
302 hours tutoring
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Major literary works, in entirety or excerpted, will be discussed that are appropriate to current grade level reading and comprehension with the goal of improving reading to desired grade level. Reading silently and reading aloud will be implemented, for understanding of various literary... See RD's full profile

Kenneth O. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kenneth O.
55/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Expert English Tutoring from PhD Candidate and Writing Professor

In addition to receiving highest honors, I graduated with English honors and distinction in the major after completing an independent thesis. As an English major I read complex literature daily and engaged in rigorous reading comprehension activity, reflected by my high SAT and pGRE scores in that area. See Kenneth's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (39)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 89 hours
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In addition to receiving highest honors, I graduated with English honors and distinction in the major after completing an independent thesis. As an English major I read complex literature daily and engaged in rigorous reading comprehension activity, reflected by my high SAT and pGRE scores in that area. See Kenneth's full profile

Jeffrey B. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeffrey B.
58/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Certificated Teacher

Currently I teach fourth grade in a Bay Area school and am credentialed to teach grades K through 12. I have seven years of experience tutoring. My students have included elementary schoolers working on succeeding in reading and math, middle school students struggling with Algebra, adults interested in improving... See Jeffrey's full profile

58/hour
5.0 (13)
22 hours tutoring
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Currently I teach fourth grade in a Bay Area school and am credentialed to teach grades K through 12. I have seven years of experience tutoring. My students have included elementary schoolers working on succeeding in reading and math, middle school students struggling with Algebra, adults interested in improving... See Jeffrey's full profile

Barbara R. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Barbara R.
60/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Multi-Subject Tutor

Reading is one of the important areas of any language. For the English student it is important to not only correctly understand the meaning of the written word but also to have a grasp on the context. I work with students on a variety of strategies to decipher and carve out the meaning of, for example, test and... See Barbara's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (424)
13 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,233 hours
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Reading is one of the important areas of any language. For the English student it is important to not only correctly understand the meaning of the written word but also to have a grasp on the context. I work with students on a variety of strategies to decipher and carve out the meaning of, for example, test and... See Barbara's full profile

Kenisha C. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kenisha C.
63/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

English Lessons, Writing, Algebra, Reading, SAT/GRE/CBEST/CSET

My 15+ years in the educational arena--and ongoing professional development--have taught me the importance of helping students shift from lower- to higher-order thinking, which is really only coaching students to go from knowing the "what" of things to putting all those "whats" together to understand the "hows" and... See Kenisha's full profile

63/hour
5.0 (169)
70 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,392 hours
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My 15+ years in the educational arena--and ongoing professional development--have taught me the importance of helping students shift from lower- to higher-order thinking, which is really only coaching students to go from knowing the "what" of things to putting all those "whats" together to understand the "hows" and... See Kenisha's full profile

Marshal Y. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marshal Y.
65/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Yale History graduate with Kaplan teaching credential

After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... See Marshal's full profile

65/hour
4.3 (14)
10 hours tutoring Reading out of 87 hours
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After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... See Marshal's full profile

Jessica W. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jessica W.
65/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Have fun learning English!

I'm fine, how are you." When I left they were reading and speaking with so much improvement. Now, I want to continue to teach ESL and help students with their English, no matter what level. I love teaching and really try to make it fun.II I can teach it all --ESL, writing, public speaking,... See Jessica's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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I'm fine, how are you." When I left they were reading and speaking with so much improvement. Now, I want to continue to teach ESL and help students with their English, no matter what level. I love teaching and really try to make it fun.II I can teach it all --ESL, writing, public speaking,... See Jessica's full profile

Christina M. Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christina M.
70/hour

Pleasant Hill, CA

Learning Can be Fun! Tutoring ESL, PESL, German, Portuguese, Test Prep

Having had a Brazilian partner and having 2 half-Brazilian children doesn't hurt! Because of my personal and professional ties with Brazil spanning over 2 decades, I speak, read, and write Portuguese with a near-native fluency. I even fool Brazilians! I love the Portuguese language and teaching it to my... See Christina's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (416)
285 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,942 hours
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Having had a Brazilian partner and having 2 half-Brazilian children doesn't hurt! Because of my personal and professional ties with Brazil spanning over 2 decades, I speak, read, and write Portuguese with a near-native fluency. I even fool Brazilians! I love the Portuguese language and teaching it to my... See Christina's full profile

Olivia M. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Olivia M.
75/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Dedicated and Engaging Tutor in Multiple Subjects

My name is Ollie and I am currently a school psychologist, therapist, and PhD candidate. I have tutored kids from ages 5 to 18 in every subject including some at the college level. Pretty much any subject that you'll need help in, I'm sure I could help! My strongest subject is Spanish. I was raised in a bilingual,... See Olivia's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (43)
3 hours tutoring Reading out of 226 hours
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My name is Ollie and I am currently a school psychologist, therapist, and PhD candidate. I have tutored kids from ages 5 to 18 in every subject including some at the college level. Pretty much any subject that you'll need help in, I'm sure I could help! My strongest subject is Spanish. I was raised in a bilingual,... See Olivia's full profile

Alexander U. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexander U.
75/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

English Language Tutor, Ivy League Trained

I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... See Alexander's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I'm currently a PhD student in the English department at UC Berkeley. I am from Pennsylvania originally, but have lived all over the country (Philadelphia, Boston, NYC, San Francisco). I am very happy to be settling in the East Bay. I am excited to work with students from the middle school level and up. I have worked... See Alexander's full profile

Judith N. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Judith N.
80/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

College professor, official SAT scorer, 30 yrs. tutoring

First of all, I am the author of "The World's 100 Greatest Books," a popular CD program produced by Inteliquest Systems, designed to introduce the public to, or deepen its understanding of, our finest works of literature - to in fact teach them how to read these works. I was selected for this... See Judith's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (195)
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 401 hours
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First of all, I am the author of "The World's 100 Greatest Books," a popular CD program produced by Inteliquest Systems, designed to introduce the public to, or deepen its understanding of, our finest works of literature - to in fact teach them how to read these works. I was selected for this... See Judith's full profile

Sarrita A. Near Pleasant Hill, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarrita A.
120/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

University of Cambridge Graduate with PhD in Biochemistry

I have taught children ages 4-18 in reading, Math and Science. I currently teach three young children in reading, including one child with specific learning disabilities. I have over ten years of teaching experience and I always aim to make teaching fun and engaging for my student. See Sarrita's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (2)
28 hours tutoring
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I have taught children ages 4-18 in reading, Math and Science. I currently teach three young children in reading, including one child with specific learning disabilities. I have over ten years of teaching experience and I always aim to make teaching fun and engaging for my student. See Sarrita's full profile

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