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Elena T. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elena T.
40/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Professional and Knowledgeable French, Russian and Piano Tutor

Bonjour! Je m'appelle Elena Tikhonova. I earned my BA from the University of Foreign Languages (European Department) and MA in French and French Literature in NY. I also completed the French courses in the French Alliance Center in NY, which allowed me to broaden my language skills. I have been teaching French for all... See Elena's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (198)
612 hours tutoring
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Bonjour! Je m'appelle Elena Tikhonova. I earned my BA from the University of Foreign Languages (European Department) and MA in French and French Literature in NY. I also completed the French courses in the French Alliance Center in NY, which allowed me to broaden my language skills. I have been teaching French for all... See Elena's full profile

Helen H. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Helen H.
40/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

English as a Second Language Instructor and Citizenship/Tutor

I have a Master's Degree in ESL and I have been teaching English as a Second Language at colleges, adult schools, vocational schools, private schools, and tutoring one to one and online for over 20 years. For Elementary 2-6, I can help with homework, improve reading speed and skills based on pronunciation help and focus... See Helen's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (348)
389 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 871 hours
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I have a Master's Degree in ESL and I have been teaching English as a Second Language at colleges, adult schools, vocational schools, private schools, and tutoring one to one and online for over 20 years. For Elementary 2-6, I can help with homework, improve reading speed and skills based on pronunciation help and focus... See Helen's full profile

Richard S. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard S.
40/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Patient and Knowledgeable Tutor, Graduate of UC Berkeley

I grew up and went to school in Newport Beach. I have bachelor's degrees in Humanities and Psychology (Honors Student) from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in Teaching English from San Francisco State University. I taught English as a foreign/second language in California and in Japan for ten years. I tutored... See Richard's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (35)
1 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 50 hours
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I grew up and went to school in Newport Beach. I have bachelor's degrees in Humanities and Psychology (Honors Student) from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in Teaching English from San Francisco State University. I taught English as a foreign/second language in California and in Japan for ten years. I tutored... See Richard's full profile

Claudia G. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Claudia G.
50/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Certified Italian & English Instructor, MAT, CELTA

My name is Claudia and I am a certified Instructor of Italian as a Second/Foreign Language and a Cultural Facilitator from Italy. I am also a CELTA certified Instructor (Cambridge Assessment English) and I teach English as a Second Language to adult learners of any level of proficiency (A0-C2 CEFR). I have been tutoring... See Claudia's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (22)
47 hours tutoring
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My name is Claudia and I am a certified Instructor of Italian as a Second/Foreign Language and a Cultural Facilitator from Italy. I am also a CELTA certified Instructor (Cambridge Assessment English) and I teach English as a Second Language to adult learners of any level of proficiency (A0-C2 CEFR). I have been tutoring... See Claudia's full profile

Sabine R. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Sabine R.
50/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Experienced Elementary Teacher with Emphasis on languages

My name is Sabine. I have a degree in translation from the University of Geneva (Switzerland) in French, Spanish, and English. I can speak, read, and write fluently all three languages. I also have a teaching credential with an emphasis in Spanish from Chapman University and a master's in education. I taught in... See Sabine's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (35)
283 hours tutoring
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My name is Sabine. I have a degree in translation from the University of Geneva (Switzerland) in French, Spanish, and English. I can speak, read, and write fluently all three languages. I also have a teaching credential with an emphasis in Spanish from Chapman University and a master's in education. I taught in... See Sabine's full profile

Wiam E. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Wiam E.
50/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Trilingual 20 Years Experience Teaching Arabic, English & Japanese

I am an open minded, friendly, multicultural experienced teacher of foreign languages. My native language is Arabic, grew up communicating in English as a second language, hence I have understanding of the difficulties learning a second language. I graduated from Baghdad University with a science degree, but my love for... See Wiam's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
6 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 11 hours
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I am an open minded, friendly, multicultural experienced teacher of foreign languages. My native language is Arabic, grew up communicating in English as a second language, hence I have understanding of the difficulties learning a second language. I graduated from Baghdad University with a science degree, but my love for... See Wiam's full profile

Debbie M. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Debbie M.
52/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Ms. Phonics! Pre K-3rd Reading Specialist- and math support

What is more important than learning to read? A special learning studio in my home sets my program apart from clustered groups in shopping center programs, or student distractions at the student's house. The use of research based program, time tested materials, positive reinforcers, and manipulatives support my students... See Debbie's full profile

52/hour
5.0 (599)
1,194 hours tutoring
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What is more important than learning to read? A special learning studio in my home sets my program apart from clustered groups in shopping center programs, or student distractions at the student's house. The use of research based program, time tested materials, positive reinforcers, and manipulatives support my students... See Debbie's full profile

Tina W. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tina W.
60/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Mandarin Chinese, Elementary Math, Prealgebra, Algebra I, ESL....

I may be new to Wyzant but not new to teaching. Raised in China and educated in both China and the U.S., I am passionate about teaching Chinese language, culture, and history to American students. I hold a bachelor's degree in literature from Sichuan University, China, a Master's degree in education with Nova... See Tina's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (5)
2 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 9 hours
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I may be new to Wyzant but not new to teaching. Raised in China and educated in both China and the U.S., I am passionate about teaching Chinese language, culture, and history to American students. I hold a bachelor's degree in literature from Sichuan University, China, a Master's degree in education with Nova... See Tina's full profile

Frank Z. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Frank Z.
75/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Your SUCCESS is my DUTY

I have been a college professor, high-school teacher, corporate trainer, and personal tutor, both on a one-on-one basis and in classroom settings. I have also had a very successful career as an engineer and a senior manager at IBM, Honeywell, Xerox, Computer Sciences Corporation, and IntelliCorp, as well as a few small... See Frank's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (13)
34 hours tutoring
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I have been a college professor, high-school teacher, corporate trainer, and personal tutor, both on a one-on-one basis and in classroom settings. I have also had a very successful career as an engineer and a senior manager at IBM, Honeywell, Xerox, Computer Sciences Corporation, and IntelliCorp, as well as a few small... See Frank's full profile

Phoebe C. Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Phoebe C.
150/hour

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

UNMATCHED Professional English Services!

My name is Phoebe, and my work is my lifeblood. I have been a full-time, self-employed professional English tutor, editor, writing coach, and college application essay expert for the past 9 years. I am in the uppermost reaches of the top 1% of Wyzant tutors nationwide and the only English professional with 10,000+... See Phoebe's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (3156)
4 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 10,348 hours
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My name is Phoebe, and my work is my lifeblood. I have been a full-time, self-employed professional English tutor, editor, writing coach, and college application essay expert for the past 9 years. I am in the uppermost reaches of the top 1% of Wyzant tutors nationwide and the only English professional with 10,000+... See Phoebe's full profile

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Adam M.
30/hour

Certified ESL Tutor

I'm certified as an ESL (English As a Second Language) instructor through Bridge-Linguatec in Denver, Colorado. From 2001-2007 I lived in Malaysia, where I taught English to Secondary and post-Secondary school students, developed a curriculum and... See Adam's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (284)
236 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 945 hours
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I'm certified as an ESL (English As a Second Language) instructor through Bridge-Linguatec in Denver, Colorado. From 2001-2007 I lived in Malaysia, where I taught English to Secondary and post-Secondary school students, developed a curriculum and... See Adam's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Tram L.
35/hour

A Vietnamese native speaker and a PhD from the University of Wisconsin

I'm a native speaker of the language, and recently awarded PhD degree in Comparative Literature at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Being a Vietnamese native speaker and literary scholar, I am quite confident to teach all levels of Vietnamese... See Tram's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (51)
9 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 274 hours
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I'm a native speaker of the language, and recently awarded PhD degree in Comparative Literature at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Being a Vietnamese native speaker and literary scholar, I am quite confident to teach all levels of Vietnamese... See Tram's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Teresa A.
37/hour

Friendly Experienced ESL Teacher

I am Teresa! I have worked for over 15 years as an ESL teacher, during which time I have taught all levels of (beginning to proficiency) grammar, communication, reading, writing in addition to test preparation including IELTS, TOEFL, and... See Teresa's full profile

37/hour
5.0 (264)
347 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,076 hours
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I am Teresa! I have worked for over 15 years as an ESL teacher, during which time I have taught all levels of (beginning to proficiency) grammar, communication, reading, writing in addition to test preparation including IELTS, TOEFL, and... See Teresa's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Kelly H.
40/hour

Masters in TESOL and a middle school math and English tutor

Hi. I'm Kelly. I have worked in education for almost 10 years in several different capacities. I really enjoy being able to help and encourage students with personal tutoring that is crafted individually to the student. I have tutored high... See Kelly's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (18)
50 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 87 hours
Offers online lessons
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Hi. I'm Kelly. I have worked in education for almost 10 years in several different capacities. I really enjoy being able to help and encourage students with personal tutoring that is crafted individually to the student. I have tutored high... See Kelly's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Annette A.
40/hour

Experienced ESL/English teacher

My love of learning and teaching started early. Through experience of dedicated studying and achieving honors in undergraduate and graduate school, I know how hard work can be rewarded. Now I have been teaching adults for 20 years. In 2013, I... See Annette's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (373)
1,030 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,105 hours
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My love of learning and teaching started early. Through experience of dedicated studying and achieving honors in undergraduate and graduate school, I know how hard work can be rewarded. Now I have been teaching adults for 20 years. In 2013, I... See Annette's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Mary Ann M.
40/hour

English Writing-Communication Expert/HR Dir and Career Coach

My entire career has been dedicated to helping others be successful. There is no better feeling than seeing someone achieve a goal, and know that I have been a part of it! I bring a background in corporate and educational settings. I am also... See Mary Ann's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (266)
69 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 623 hours
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My entire career has been dedicated to helping others be successful. There is no better feeling than seeing someone achieve a goal, and know that I have been a part of it! I bring a background in corporate and educational settings. I am also... See Mary Ann's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Jeanette Y.
50/hour

M.A. in Linguistics Specializing in Teaching ESL/ESOL

I hold a Master of Arts in Linguistics with an option in Teaching ESL/ESOL and Second Language Acquisition Teaching. My thesis on the perspectives that ESL learners and ESL teachers have of the comprehensibility, degree of foreign... See Jeanette's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (20)
80 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 200 hours
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I hold a Master of Arts in Linguistics with an option in Teaching ESL/ESOL and Second Language Acquisition Teaching. My thesis on the perspectives that ESL learners and ESL teachers have of the comprehensibility, degree of foreign... See Jeanette's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Erika T.
55/hour

Credentialed multiple subject teacher

I have a clear California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. My specialties are reading, phonics and grammar with a love for drama! In teaching reading, you just might hear your student and I voicing the different characters in a story! In... See Erika's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (877)
8 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,609 hours
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I have a clear California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. My specialties are reading, phonics and grammar with a love for drama! In teaching reading, you just might hear your student and I voicing the different characters in a story! In... See Erika's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Ursula G.
60/hour

German (native speaker) & English (ESL/EFL) Language Tutor/Coach

HOMESCHOOLERS ARE WELCOME (both individuals and groups)! SPECIAL GROUP RATES ARE AVAILABLE! I am a German native familiar with various languages and cultures, and I understand your difficulties when learning another language. I have lived in... See Ursula's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (1501)
621 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 5,145 hours
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HOMESCHOOLERS ARE WELCOME (both individuals and groups)! SPECIAL GROUP RATES ARE AVAILABLE! I am a German native familiar with various languages and cultures, and I understand your difficulties when learning another language. I have lived in... See Ursula's full profile

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Aislin D.
65/hour

ESL Teacher with Master's Degree in TESOL

Hi! I'm an English teacher with experience teaching reading, writing, grammar, and speaking to non-native learners. I love working with people who want to improve their academic English and confidence, especially those who are preparing for job... See Aislin's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (1283)
1,531 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 2,185 hours
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Hi! I'm an English teacher with experience teaching reading, writing, grammar, and speaking to non-native learners. I love working with people who want to improve their academic English and confidence, especially those who are preparing for job... See Aislin's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Victoria M.
65/hour

CERTIFIED TEFL/TESOL- Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, & PowerPoint

Hello, my name is Victoria. I'm a native Californian, and a graduated of Graziado School of Business, Pepperdine University, Malibu CA, with a BA in Business Management and a MBA with a concentration in Finance and Entrepreneurship. I also have a... See Victoria's full profile

65/hour
4.8 (50)
121 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 290 hours
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Hello, my name is Victoria. I'm a native Californian, and a graduated of Graziado School of Business, Pepperdine University, Malibu CA, with a BA in Business Management and a MBA with a concentration in Finance and Entrepreneurship. I also have a... See Victoria's full profile

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John K.
67/hour

Efficient, Experienced SAT, TOEFL, ACT, GMAT, GRE Online Specialist

Your test results are important to you, and you don't want to waste time, right? Here is why I am the best tutor for you: I am efficient and results-oriented. I don't waste time, and I don't try to run up your bill. My specialty is to discover... See John's full profile

67/hour
4.9 (1205)
122 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 4,000 hours
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Your test results are important to you, and you don't want to waste time, right? Here is why I am the best tutor for you: I am efficient and results-oriented. I don't waste time, and I don't try to run up your bill. My specialty is to discover... See John's full profile

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Catherine K.
70/hour

Experienced ESL/ESOL instructor, PhD Anthropology, Teaching 20+ years

I have taught English to speakers of other languages overseas in China and West Africa and in the United States, with documented success, including high test scores for students in both oral and written tests. I use a variety of methods tailored... See Catherine's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (59)
46 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 231 hours
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I have taught English to speakers of other languages overseas in China and West Africa and in the United States, with documented success, including high test scores for students in both oral and written tests. I use a variety of methods tailored... See Catherine's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
MARY U.
80/hour

100% USCIS interview pass rate, ESL teacher, University level writing

*Five years experience preparing students for their USCIS appointments, 100% pass rate! * Nine years teaching ESL My goal is to keep my adult students relaxed and having fun while they improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing... See MARY's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (27)
9 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 106 hours
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*Five years experience preparing students for their USCIS appointments, 100% pass rate! * Nine years teaching ESL My goal is to keep my adult students relaxed and having fun while they improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing... See MARY's full profile

Near Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Tutoring
Judy V.
80/hour

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

I am a licensed attorney who attended law school at the Sorbonne University, Paris, and practiced in Belgium before moving to North Carolina, where I have been practicing since 2003. I am also licensed to practice in the United Kingdom. I have... See Judy's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (1222)
254 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 6,648 hours
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I am a licensed attorney who attended law school at the Sorbonne University, Paris, and practiced in Belgium before moving to North Carolina, where I have been practicing since 2003. I am also licensed to practice in the United Kingdom. I have... See Judy's full profile

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