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The Best Writing Tutors in Portola Valley, CA

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Janet W.
75/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Mathematics English and Science Tutor

I have a California teaching credential in English and I have experience teaching all areas of the SAT, including writing. In addition, I am a writer and have considerable writing essays, research papers, short stories and novels. read more

75/hour
4.8 (538)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,352 hours
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I have a California teaching credential in English and I have experience teaching all areas of the SAT, including writing. In addition, I am a writer and have considerable writing essays, research papers, short stories and novels. read more

Hannah T.
300/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

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

I love helping my classmates and friends achieve a solid grasp of a particular subject and gaining greater confidence in their study, test-taking, and general academic abilities. I am skilled at note-taking, brainstorming, proofreading, and writing papers. I love advising students with online resources,... read more

300/hour
5.0 (52)
299 hours tutoring
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I love helping my classmates and friends achieve a solid grasp of a particular subject and gaining greater confidence in their study, test-taking, and general academic abilities. I am skilled at note-taking, brainstorming, proofreading, and writing papers. I love advising students with online resources,... read more

Tyler M.
35/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Recent Stanford Grad For Language and Performing Arts

In high school and college classes, I focused on comparative literature, poetry, autobiographical essays, and research-based writing. I graduated with an Honors thesis in theater production, so I can assist with assignments that range from a few sentences to 50+ pages. I am especially passionate about making... read more

35/hour
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In high school and college classes, I focused on comparative literature, poetry, autobiographical essays, and research-based writing. I graduated with an Honors thesis in theater production, so I can assist with assignments that range from a few sentences to 50+ pages. I am especially passionate about making... read more

Matt G.
125/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Harvard-Educated, CA-Licensed English Teacher & College Essay Coach

I am knowledgeable, flexible, and eager to help support your student in whatever way they need -- or even to push them above and beyond their normal coursework if they're going a little stir-crazy like the rest of us. All that said, my strongest suit is as a writing tutor/coach: between my early career... read more

125/hour
4.9 (22)
24 hours tutoring Writing out of 50 hours
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I am knowledgeable, flexible, and eager to help support your student in whatever way they need -- or even to push them above and beyond their normal coursework if they're going a little stir-crazy like the rest of us. All that said, my strongest suit is as a writing tutor/coach: between my early career... read more

Jordan M.
90/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Harvard grad offering help with college essays!

I am most familiar with Warren Goldfarb's textbook, though I also reviewed Quine's textbook and am familiar with Hurley's. I have also worked for a professor grading some logic papers and writing questions for logic and critical thinking exams. read more

90/hour
5.0 (149)
238 hours tutoring Writing out of 759 hours
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I am most familiar with Warren Goldfarb's textbook, though I also reviewed Quine's textbook and am familiar with Hurley's. I have also worked for a professor grading some logic papers and writing questions for logic and critical thinking exams. read more

Daniel L.
275/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Stanford Admissions/Writing Expert (10+ years experience)

My expertise is in the following: Undergrad admissions, especially schools in the top 20; MS/MA programs in social sciences/humanities, and STEM; JD, LLM, MBA programs In addition to admissions services, I also can help with a range of writing, proofreading, and editing tasks. If this sounds like a good... read more

275/hour
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 5 hours
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My expertise is in the following: Undergrad admissions, especially schools in the top 20; MS/MA programs in social sciences/humanities, and STEM; JD, LLM, MBA programs In addition to admissions services, I also can help with a range of writing, proofreading, and editing tasks. If this sounds like a good... read more

Christine O.
50/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Effective and Enjoyable Tutor

I taught for 10 years in elementary schools. I taught at Sacred Heart Schools in Greenwich CT and in San Francisco. I have experience tutoring children and adults in reading, writing, and test preparation strategies. read more

50/hour
4.9 (333)
17 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,152 hours
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I taught for 10 years in elementary schools. I taught at Sacred Heart Schools in Greenwich CT and in San Francisco. I have experience tutoring children and adults in reading, writing, and test preparation strategies. read more

Rima V.
30/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Patient and Engaging K-12 tutor

I am very big on practice problems because chemistry is not a subject you can get away with memorizing. I have scored the top percentile in the nation for reading and writing on the ACT. I believe English and reading are two of the most important subjects in school right now, especially in this day and age.... read more

30/hour
5.0 (12)
86 hours tutoring
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I am very big on practice problems because chemistry is not a subject you can get away with memorizing. I have scored the top percentile in the nation for reading and writing on the ACT. I believe English and reading are two of the most important subjects in school right now, especially in this day and age.... read more

Colleen P.
50/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Experienced English tutor for adults: conversation, grammar, writing

I have a passion for helping internationals improve their English, and have been tutoring ESL/ESOL for over five years. My students have come from Japan, China, Korea, and Brazil, and I enjoy learning about each culture. I have a PhD in History from Stanford University, and have studied French, Italian, German, and... read more

50/hour
4.9 (115)
338 hours tutoring
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I have a passion for helping internationals improve their English, and have been tutoring ESL/ESOL for over five years. My students have come from Japan, China, Korea, and Brazil, and I enjoy learning about each culture. I have a PhD in History from Stanford University, and have studied French, Italian, German, and... read more

David B.
50/hour

Near Portola Valley, CA

Patient and interactive retired professional for English, literature

My formal education includes a B.A. in history and a PhD in ethics. Each year of my adult life I have taken courses to keep my mind alert and my knowledge growing. I have done much writing for newspapers and periodicals. Currently I am researching and writing toward publication about people who have... read more

50/hour
4.8 (133)
17 hours tutoring Writing out of 535 hours
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My formal education includes a B.A. in history and a PhD in ethics. Each year of my adult life I have taken courses to keep my mind alert and my knowledge growing. I have done much writing for newspapers and periodicals. Currently I am researching and writing toward publication about people who have... read more

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