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Yanfen D. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Yanfen D.
19/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Professional Chinese Teacher for Kids and Everyone. Easy and Fun!

Effective and Communicative I'm a time saver and I can give your kid(s) flash cards, audio/video clips/homework to work on before class. This way I can inspire them to talk naturally or create their own songs, stories, games, essays or dramas. I have a few classes online. Join a class then compete... See Yanfen's full profile

19/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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Effective and Communicative I'm a time saver and I can give your kid(s) flash cards, audio/video clips/homework to work on before class. This way I can inspire them to talk naturally or create their own songs, stories, games, essays or dramas. I have a few classes online. Join a class then compete... See Yanfen's full profile

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

Near Richmond, CA

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

During my time as a college student, 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 have additionally worked as the Head... See Meghan's full profile

34/hour
4.9 (42)
123 hours tutoring
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During my time as a college student, 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 have additionally worked as the Head... See Meghan's full profile

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

Near Richmond, CA

Improve Your Writing & Analysis Skills!

I have an in-depth knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and writing techniques: I use techniques practiced by the UC Berkeley English department for writing research essays, creative nonfiction or personal essays. I also teach how to analyze and interpret literature or poetry in ways that relate to real life.... See Susannah's full profile

35/hour
4.8 (202)
574 hours tutoring
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I have an in-depth knowledge of grammar, vocabulary and writing techniques: I use techniques practiced by the UC Berkeley English department for writing research essays, creative nonfiction or personal essays. I also teach how to analyze and interpret literature or poetry in ways that relate to real life.... See Susannah's full profile

Donna Ann P. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Donna Ann P.
38/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Experienced English Tutor: Essays, Term Paper Emergencies, and ESL

I have been teaching foreign and American students English, essay writing, literature, and grammar for over 7 years. Need late night help with an English literature essay, term paper, college entrance essay or grammar homework? I can help. I have Skype and can tutor remotely or in San Francisco. I... See Donna Ann's full profile

38/hour
4.9 (913)
3,374 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching foreign and American students English, essay writing, literature, and grammar for over 7 years. Need late night help with an English literature essay, term paper, college entrance essay or grammar homework? I can help. I have Skype and can tutor remotely or in San Francisco. I... See Donna Ann's full profile

Peter F. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Peter F.
45/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Furthering K-12 Education Outside The Classroom Walls

I lead one-to-one discussions with each of my students based on the literary elements of the learned material at hand to help them improve their overall comprehension of the content covered. I give my students routine assignments in the areas of sets of math exercises to complete, essays to write, and books of... See Peter's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (361)
2,044 hours tutoring
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I lead one-to-one discussions with each of my students based on the literary elements of the learned material at hand to help them improve their overall comprehension of the content covered. I give my students routine assignments in the areas of sets of math exercises to complete, essays to write, and books of... See Peter's full profile

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

Near Richmond, CA

10 Years Experience, CBEST Qualified, Critical Reading/Essay Writing

The GED crosses four disciplines, which makes it a difficult test. I can help you demonstrate your proficiency in English (reading and writing), and social studies, to meet the standards set by the American Council on Education for you to receive a Certificate of High School Equivalency. I use tools available on the... See Louis's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (152)
712 hours tutoring
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The GED crosses four disciplines, which makes it a difficult test. I can help you demonstrate your proficiency in English (reading and writing), and social studies, to meet the standards set by the American Council on Education for you to receive a Certificate of High School Equivalency. I use tools available on the... See Louis's full profile

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

Near Richmond, CA

Experienced Writer and Editor with 6+ years of Teaching Experience

I possess a BA in English with a minor in Creative Writing from Cal State East Bay. I have been teaching the writing process to high school and college students for several years now and have an eye for detail in proofreading essays. I will use my experiences to help you polish your academic paper until it shines... See David's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (748)
2,460 hours tutoring
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I possess a BA in English with a minor in Creative Writing from Cal State East Bay. I have been teaching the writing process to high school and college students for several years now and have an eye for detail in proofreading essays. I will use my experiences to help you polish your academic paper until it shines... See David's full profile

Stephen B. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephen B.
45/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Writer with 9 Years' Teaching Experience

As we learned writing together, many of my students have expressed much greater confidence overall, and have happily earned improved scores with the SAT, ACT, and other high-stakes testing as well as success with college essays. See Stephen's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (85)
721 hours tutoring
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As we learned writing together, many of my students have expressed much greater confidence overall, and have happily earned improved scores with the SAT, ACT, and other high-stakes testing as well as success with college essays. See Stephen's full profile

Sohini H. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sohini H.
50/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Strong writer with years of experience and straight A's

A's/A+'s on every essay I submitted at UCLA. A selection of these classes are as follows: Introduction to Shakespeare Gender, Fantasy, and Embodiment Introduction to Buddhism LGBTQ Pop Music in the 20th Century Philosophy and the Ways of Knowing Science Medical Genetics Holocaust in Film and... See Sohini's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (39)
63 hours tutoring
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A's/A+'s on every essay I submitted at UCLA. A selection of these classes are as follows: Introduction to Shakespeare Gender, Fantasy, and Embodiment Introduction to Buddhism LGBTQ Pop Music in the 20th Century Philosophy and the Ways of Knowing Science Medical Genetics Holocaust in Film and... See Sohini's full profile

Mona S. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mona S.
55/hour

Near Richmond, CA

ESL Instructor Edits & Proofreads Business, Academic & Social Text

As an ESL instructor I support business professionals, university and graduate students and clients - including absolute beginners and advanced English speakers - revise and edit presentations, business reports, research papers, admissions essays and coursework regularly. See Mona's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (10)
40 hours tutoring
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As an ESL instructor I support business professionals, university and graduate students and clients - including absolute beginners and advanced English speakers - revise and edit presentations, business reports, research papers, admissions essays and coursework regularly. See Mona's full profile

Jim L. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim L.
64/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Personable, effective English, Math and Science Tutor

I've been a writer for twenty years, comfortable in many motifs, and well skilled in teaching writing. I raised an award winning writer, and have experience writing technical, persuasive, expository, and argumentative essays. I teach a writing module for exiting high school seniors in China who are... See Jim's full profile

64/hour
4.9 (2091)
6,794 hours tutoring
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I've been a writer for twenty years, comfortable in many motifs, and well skilled in teaching writing. I raised an award winning writer, and have experience writing technical, persuasive, expository, and argumentative essays. I teach a writing module for exiting high school seniors in China who are... See Jim's full profile

James P. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
James P.
65/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Writing Teacher, Linguist, and History of World Thought

English as a course of study involves both grammar, punctuation, and spelling, as well as techniques for thinking about and responding to literature in essays and other forms. Appreciation of our language as reader and writer and speaker makes up a complete English student. See James's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (571)
1,733 hours tutoring
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English as a course of study involves both grammar, punctuation, and spelling, as well as techniques for thinking about and responding to literature in essays and other forms. Appreciation of our language as reader and writer and speaker makes up a complete English student. See James's full profile

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

Near Richmond, CA

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

One of my favorite parts of tutoring English at all levels is the writing component. I ensure that my students are able to communicate in writing as efficiently and skillfully as possible, whether they're practicing essays for the SAT, composing their resume, or writing narratives for their high school... See Christina's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (416)
1,934 hours tutoring
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One of my favorite parts of tutoring English at all levels is the writing component. I ensure that my students are able to communicate in writing as efficiently and skillfully as possible, whether they're practicing essays for the SAT, composing their resume, or writing narratives for their high school... See Christina's full profile

Michael S. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael S.
75/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Experienced English teacher of 17 years. B.A. and M.A. in English

Specific areas I can help: - ACT English and Reading - SAT Writing & Language and Reading - AP English Language: Rhetorical Analysis, Synthesis Essay, or multiple-choice - AP English Literature: essays or multiple-choice - Any English class assignments - Vocabulary and grammar - Essay... See Michael's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (96)
295 hours tutoring
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Specific areas I can help: - ACT English and Reading - SAT Writing & Language and Reading - AP English Language: Rhetorical Analysis, Synthesis Essay, or multiple-choice - AP English Literature: essays or multiple-choice - Any English class assignments - Vocabulary and grammar - Essay... See Michael's full profile

Ellie S. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ellie S.
75/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Very Experienced SAT Tutor

I have also tutored for the SAT for more than twenty years, and most students raise their SAT scores by around 300 points. I can provide recommendations from parents and students. I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays... See Ellie's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (39)
247 hours tutoring
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I have also tutored for the SAT for more than twenty years, and most students raise their SAT scores by around 300 points. I can provide recommendations from parents and students. I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays... See Ellie's full profile

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

Near Richmond, CA

Essay/Writing help from former scorer of SAT Essay Exam

I connect with each student, explore their thoughts and experiences with them, and help them turn those thoughts and experiences into a solid essay or report, adapting to a given question/topic if necessary. We continue to refine the story/essay until it's more than solid -- it's a gem.... See Judith's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (195)
401 hours tutoring
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I connect with each student, explore their thoughts and experiences with them, and help them turn those thoughts and experiences into a solid essay or report, adapting to a given question/topic if necessary. We continue to refine the story/essay until it's more than solid -- it's a gem.... See Judith's full profile

Robert M. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert M.
85/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Published multi-genre writing expert with 7+ years teaching experience

I've taught English for five years, hold Waldorf certification and finished my M.Ed. coursework including writing instruction classes, and have published dozens of poems and essays in a number of venues. But more importantly, I have an enthusiasm for language that sings that rubs off on my students, and a... See Robert's full profile

85/hour
4.6 (19)
55 hours tutoring
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I've taught English for five years, hold Waldorf certification and finished my M.Ed. coursework including writing instruction classes, and have published dozens of poems and essays in a number of venues. But more importantly, I have an enthusiasm for language that sings that rubs off on my students, and a... See Robert's full profile

John B. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
100/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Stanford Grad with Vanderbilt JD for Editing, Grammar, Composition

... as well. I focus, especially, in both my editing and instruction, on helping you learn how to best convey your intended meaning – from the sentence- to the essay- and thesis-level – in the most effective manner possible in terms of grammar, vocabulary, compositional style, organization, and otherwise. I clearly show all... See John's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (44)
139 hours tutoring
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... as well. I focus, especially, in both my editing and instruction, on helping you learn how to best convey your intended meaning – from the sentence- to the essay- and thesis-level – in the most effective manner possible in terms of grammar, vocabulary, compositional style, organization, and otherwise. I clearly show all... See John's full profile

Anna L. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna L.
100/hour

Near Richmond, CA

College & Prep School Essay Writing Coach, Northwestern/Exeter Grad

I guide students in crafting absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that consistently amaze admissions committees. Every year, my students gain admission to the top universities and prep schools. I ensure that the message conveyed in any essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence... See Anna's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (167)
419 hours tutoring
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I guide students in crafting absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that consistently amaze admissions committees. Every year, my students gain admission to the top universities and prep schools. I ensure that the message conveyed in any essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence... See Anna's full profile

David S. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David S.
100/hour

Near Richmond, CA

PhD Historian with 20+ years of teaching in World History

I can help you to understand the major trends in Ancient, Medieval, and Modern History, streamline and organize the sometimes overwhelming amount of information on the A.P. World History exam, and formulate answers to questions and essays. I can also support your other courses, particularly in Modern World and... See David's full profile

100/hour
23 hours tutoring
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I can help you to understand the major trends in Ancient, Medieval, and Modern History, streamline and organize the sometimes overwhelming amount of information on the A.P. World History exam, and formulate answers to questions and essays. I can also support your other courses, particularly in Modern World and... See David's full profile

Jessica M. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jessica M.
120/hour

Near Richmond, CA

100th Percentile MCAT Scorer and Thoughtful Tutor

I graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a major in Medicine, Health, and Society and a minor in Earth and Environmental Sciences. I have one year of tutoring experience and two years of application essay editing experience. In the past, I have helped people with English, chemistry, math, and... See Jessica's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (13)
50 hours tutoring
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I graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a major in Medicine, Health, and Society and a minor in Earth and Environmental Sciences. I have one year of tutoring experience and two years of application essay editing experience. In the past, I have helped people with English, chemistry, math, and... See Jessica's full profile

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

Near Richmond, CA

University of Cambridge Graduate with PhD in Biochemistry

Along with this, I tutor students for SAT and ACT prep for both the English and Math sections. I received my education in the U.K. and all school examinations are essay based. As a result I have been well trained in English writing. Additionally, I have published academic papers in peer reviewed journals, which... See Sarrita's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (2)
28 hours tutoring
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Along with this, I tutor students for SAT and ACT prep for both the English and Math sections. I received my education in the U.K. and all school examinations are essay based. As a result I have been well trained in English writing. Additionally, I have published academic papers in peer reviewed journals, which... See Sarrita's full profile

Ayush A. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ayush A.
125/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Experienced Essay and Interview Tutor Specializing in Admissions

I realized quite early on that writing personal statements for admissions was drastically different from that of the normal academic essay format. Often, the techniques for how to properly write an application are not taught in the class. Think about this - do you think an application committee at XXX school wants... See Ayush's full profile

125/hour
4.9 (60)
166 hours tutoring
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I realized quite early on that writing personal statements for admissions was drastically different from that of the normal academic essay format. Often, the techniques for how to properly write an application are not taught in the class. Think about this - do you think an application committee at XXX school wants... See Ayush's full profile

Jeffrey N. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeffrey N.
125/hour

Near Richmond, CA

5 Years of International College Counseling

I have been helping students to choose universities and graduate school programs, applications, essays, financial aid, and interviewing since 2015. I am familiar with boarding schools and universities in the US, UK, Germany, Switzerland, and Spain. See Jeffrey's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (132)
210 hours tutoring
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I have been helping students to choose universities and graduate school programs, applications, essays, financial aid, and interviewing since 2015. I am familiar with boarding schools and universities in the US, UK, Germany, Switzerland, and Spain. See Jeffrey's full profile

Richard A. Near Richmond, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard A.
130/hour

Near Richmond, CA

A Seasoned English Tutor who Received Perfect AP English Exam Scores

I received a perfect score of "5" on both the AP English Language and Literature exams. Essay writing is a key expertise of mine -- I help students from the initial phases of brainstorming and outlining through the revising of essay drafts. I help students craft well-written, powerful... See Richard's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (467)
1,601 hours tutoring
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I received a perfect score of "5" on both the AP English Language and Literature exams. Essay writing is a key expertise of mine -- I help students from the initial phases of brainstorming and outlining through the revising of essay drafts. I help students craft well-written, powerful... See Richard's full profile

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