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The Best English Tutors in Portland, ME

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Moira H.
35/hour

Portland, ME

Effective Elementary Education Tutor/Experience with Adults

I have provided private tutoring for students since 2003. I have assisted students from ages 5-18, in understanding daily lessons in all subject areas and helped them meet the high expectations of their classroom teachers.I have worked on lessons,... read more

35/hour
5.0 (10)
51 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
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I have provided private tutoring for students since 2003. I have assisted students from ages 5-18, in understanding daily lessons in all subject areas and helped them meet the high expectations of their classroom teachers.I have worked on lessons,... read more

Brenda C.
60/hour

Freeport, ME

Hi! My name is Brenda. Let's work together on your learning goals.

Hello! My name is Brenda. I am an experienced educator and have a current professional level teacher certification in special education for K - 12th grades. As a requirement of the Maine certification, the State of Maine conducts background... read more

60/hour
5.0 (617)
1,567 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Brenda. I am an experienced educator and have a current professional level teacher certification in special education for K - 12th grades. As a requirement of the Maine certification, the State of Maine conducts background... read more

Lily D.
35/hour

Portland, ME

Experienced Native Speaker with college level English accreditations.

I am an experienced Native English Speaker with college level English accreditations in English Language and Grammar, and English Literature. read more

35/hour
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I am an experienced Native English Speaker with college level English accreditations in English Language and Grammar, and English Literature. read more

Fariba S.
200/hour

South Portland, ME

Learning is Fun!

I am approved by WyzAnt to tutor in Writing, Reading, Vocabulary, English, GED, Grammar, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Reading and SAT Writing. I have a B.A. which required competency in Reading, Writing and Math. read more

200/hour
4.9 (62)
112 hours tutoring
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I am approved by WyzAnt to tutor in Writing, Reading, Vocabulary, English, GED, Grammar, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Reading and SAT Writing. I have a B.A. which required competency in Reading, Writing and Math. read more

Aaron P.
60/hour

Portland, ME

Musician: piano, ear training/theory, history, jazz, arranging

I provide engaging lessons in a variety of areas of music, including: piano, ear training, sight singing, music theory, music history, jazz, arranging/composing, ukulele, and guitar. Additionally, I tutor English, writing, reading,... read more

60/hour
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I provide engaging lessons in a variety of areas of music, including: piano, ear training, sight singing, music theory, music history, jazz, arranging/composing, ukulele, and guitar. Additionally, I tutor English, writing, reading,... read more

Pamela M.
40/hour

South Portland, ME

Experienced High English Teacher/Writing Coach

Credentialed English teacher in California - ELA grades 7-12 Professional writer College essay consultant read more

40/hour
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Credentialed English teacher in California - ELA grades 7-12 Professional writer College essay consultant read more

Kristen C.
25/hour

Brunswick, ME

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I have been a teacher for a number of years, but what I really like to do is to teach one on one or in a small group. I love to tutor. :) I have my master's in special education. I hope to eventually earn my master's in literacy. I have taught... read more

25/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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I have been a teacher for a number of years, but what I really like to do is to teach one on one or in a small group. I love to tutor. :) I have my master's in special education. I hope to eventually earn my master's in literacy. I have taught... read more

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