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The Best Reading Tutors in Pleasanton, CA

57 Pleasanton private Reading tutors / Find the best local Reading tutor in Pleasanton

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Tim C.
42/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Succeed in K-12 Reading/Writing/SAT/ACT/TOEFL/IELTS & CBEST

I have been teaching reading strategies and reading comprehension skills for more than 20 years and I am confident that I can show you how to muster what can often seem elusive and mystifying. The approach to understanding a passage, whether it is from a science or humanities text, a piece of journalism or... read more

42/hour
4.7 (844)
308 hours tutoring Reading out of 5,305 hours
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I have been teaching reading strategies and reading comprehension skills for more than 20 years and I am confident that I can show you how to muster what can often seem elusive and mystifying. The approach to understanding a passage, whether it is from a science or humanities text, a piece of journalism or... read more

Don M.
45/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

UCSD grad, credentialed English teacher, published author, editor

Reading skills are not magical, they involve a logical process which can be taught by a knowledgeable and patient instructor. In addition to comprehension and analytical skills for both fiction and non-fiction, I give a strong focus to vocabulary and understanding of syntax because those are the basic tools of... read more

45/hour
4.8 (24)
76 hours tutoring
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Reading skills are not magical, they involve a logical process which can be taught by a knowledgeable and patient instructor. In addition to comprehension and analytical skills for both fiction and non-fiction, I give a strong focus to vocabulary and understanding of syntax because those are the basic tools of... read more

Amy M.
70/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Effective and Creative English Tutor for Writing, Reading and ADHD

...on the development of their plays and writing projects. I can help you or your child sharpen and deepen your/their capacity for writing, dramatically improve reading skills and comprehension, improve confidence, help you/them write successful essays -- from applications to school assignments. I also support parents in gaining... read more

70/hour
5.0 (5)
7 hours tutoring
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...on the development of their plays and writing projects. I can help you or your child sharpen and deepen your/their capacity for writing, dramatically improve reading skills and comprehension, improve confidence, help you/them write successful essays -- from applications to school assignments. I also support parents in gaining... read more

Alan W.
145/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Experienced Teacher Ready to Help You Achieve Academic Excellence

Hi! I'm enthusiastic about helping young people become outstanding students by assisting with writing skills and tutoring in math and physics. I'm most interested in improving reasoning and communication skills essential for academic success. I prefer to work with families and students who value education; I'm not so... read more

145/hour
5.0 (96)
146 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm enthusiastic about helping young people become outstanding students by assisting with writing skills and tutoring in math and physics. I'm most interested in improving reasoning and communication skills essential for academic success. I prefer to work with families and students who value education; I'm not so... read more

Hannah T.
350/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Castilleja & Stanford alum; admissions, math/algebra/ISEE/SAT

She was admitted to her dream school. A 2015 ISEE student jumped ~30% on Quantitative Reasoning and Mathematics Achievement and achieved 9's in Verbal Reasoning and Reading Comprehension within ten weeks. At Stanford, I enjoyed helping my classmates across subjects, coordinating study groups, organizing... read more

350/hour
5.0 (52)
300 hours tutoring
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She was admitted to her dream school. A 2015 ISEE student jumped ~30% on Quantitative Reasoning and Mathematics Achievement and achieved 9's in Verbal Reasoning and Reading Comprehension within ten weeks. At Stanford, I enjoyed helping my classmates across subjects, coordinating study groups, organizing... read more

Arjun G.
50/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Berkeley Grad for AP Lang, US History, and World History (+10 others)

For more than a year, I have taught students across a range of age groups and experience levels. I teach in a holistic manner, emphasizing pronunciation and natural speaking ability at the same level as reading, writing, and grammar. read more

50/hour
5.0 (3)
4 hours tutoring
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For more than a year, I have taught students across a range of age groups and experience levels. I teach in a holistic manner, emphasizing pronunciation and natural speaking ability at the same level as reading, writing, and grammar. read more

Panchapagesan R.
50/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Patient and knowledgeable math teacher

I have been studying from the third grade and can teach reading to any level. We learn everything in English! read more

50/hour
4.5 (63)
159 hours tutoring
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I have been studying from the third grade and can teach reading to any level. We learn everything in English! read more

Velta S.
40/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Patient and Highly Qualified Elementary Math/English/Spanish Tutor

I currently hold a Professional Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential in the State of California that is valid until January 2020. I have been teaching and tutoring Elementary aged students in English (Reading and Writing) and Math for the past 16 years. I am familiar with the academic expectations in both... read more

40/hour
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I currently hold a Professional Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential in the State of California that is valid until January 2020. I have been teaching and tutoring Elementary aged students in English (Reading and Writing) and Math for the past 16 years. I am familiar with the academic expectations in both... read more

Chengjou L.
95/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

CMU Electrical/Computer Engineer for Math, CS, Research/Editing Help

As an avid reader from a young age, I understand the importance of reading as part of a student's growing ability to communicate effectively. I have spent time teaching ESL in Taiwan as well as tutoring students locally, native speaker or not and know that with diligent practice and proper techniques,... read more

95/hour
4.8 (70)
427 hours tutoring
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As an avid reader from a young age, I understand the importance of reading as part of a student's growing ability to communicate effectively. I have spent time teaching ESL in Taiwan as well as tutoring students locally, native speaker or not and know that with diligent practice and proper techniques,... read more

Eunice B.
30/hour

Near Pleasanton, CA

Piano and English Tutor

I graduated from the University of Redlands with my B.A. in anthropology/sociology and international relations in 2017. As a humanities student, I often thrived as a voracious reader and writer. My tutoring experience includes teaching reading and writing courses to elementary students of color both in my... read more

30/hour
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I graduated from the University of Redlands with my B.A. in anthropology/sociology and international relations in 2017. As a humanities student, I often thrived as a voracious reader and writer. My tutoring experience includes teaching reading and writing courses to elementary students of color both in my... read more

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