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The Best Writing Tutors in Richmond, CA

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Michael S.
35/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Experienced English teacher of 15 years. B.A. and M.A. in English

I have taught a variety of English classes in high school, such as Coming of Age in Literature, Literature as Social Commentary, Critically Reading Graphic Novels, AP English Language and Literature, Journalism, and Mythology. I have helped many students write scholarship and college application essays. I... read more

35/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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I have taught a variety of English classes in high school, such as Coming of Age in Literature, Literature as Social Commentary, Critically Reading Graphic Novels, AP English Language and Literature, Journalism, and Mythology. I have helped many students write scholarship and college application essays. I... read more

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... read more

64/hour
4.9 (1831)
191 hours tutoring Writing out of 5,764 hours
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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... read more

Jaswinder K.
50/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Experienced and Versatile Composer with 19 Years Experience

During college, while I was studying jazz guitar performance, I independently started writing classical music under the extracurricular guidance of one of my professors, focusing on string quartets. When I went back to school to finish a degree in Ethnomusicology, I took four different composition courses, which... read more

50/hour
5.0 (2)
5 hours tutoring
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During college, while I was studying jazz guitar performance, I independently started writing classical music under the extracurricular guidance of one of my professors, focusing on string quartets. When I went back to school to finish a degree in Ethnomusicology, I took four different composition courses, which... read more

Peter F.
45/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Published Author; Kinder-College Writing Tutor w/16 Years' Experience

I also specialize in helping students put their newfound knowledge of language arts' vocabulary terms and parts of speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, prepositions, etc.) to great use by offering examples of each when and where appropriate, in an effort to help their writing flow from one... read more

45/hour
4.9 (336)
379 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,654 hours
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I also specialize in helping students put their newfound knowledge of language arts' vocabulary terms and parts of speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, prepositions, etc.) to great use by offering examples of each when and where appropriate, in an effort to help their writing flow from one... read more

Brian K.
60/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Experienced and Engaging English and Writing Tutor

In addition to reading and general multi-subject tutoring, I specialize in tutoring for the college essays: guiding and advising students through each stage of the writing process, beginning with decoding the personal statement and short response questions, and then helping students to sift through and organize... read more

60/hour
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In addition to reading and general multi-subject tutoring, I specialize in tutoring for the college essays: guiding and advising students through each stage of the writing process, beginning with decoding the personal statement and short response questions, and then helping students to sift through and organize... read more

Britt L.
50/hour

Near Richmond, CA

The BEST English Teacher You Will EVER Have!

Let's work on that. I am an experienced TOEFL prep teacher with resources available to assist students in reading, writing, and grammar TOEFL prep. I have worked alongside private students and group classes. I lead timed writing tests, explore TOEFL reading topics and grammar exercises and have an... read more

50/hour
4.8 (46)
100 hours tutoring
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Let's work on that. I am an experienced TOEFL prep teacher with resources available to assist students in reading, writing, and grammar TOEFL prep. I have worked alongside private students and group classes. I lead timed writing tests, explore TOEFL reading topics and grammar exercises and have an... read more

Stephanie H.
80/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Inspiring Writer and Editor - - - revolutionize your writing!

Writing and how to demonstrate critical thinking in developing essays for school, college entrance exams and beyond are a specialty of mine. I spent two years in the Republic of Georgia at the Center for Social Studies and the Georgian University for Social Sciences teaching young adults critical thinking and... read more

80/hour
5.0 (121)
6 hours tutoring Writing out of 243 hours
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Writing and how to demonstrate critical thinking in developing essays for school, college entrance exams and beyond are a specialty of mine. I spent two years in the Republic of Georgia at the Center for Social Studies and the Georgian University for Social Sciences teaching young adults critical thinking and... read more

Stephen B.
45/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Writer with 9 Years' Teaching Experience

I am currently working on two books, one fiction and one nonfiction. I have taught academic and creative writing for nine years as an English teacher with San Francisco's Balboa High School and New Orelans' Brother Martin High School. As we learned writing together, many of my students have... read more

45/hour
5.0 (76)
68 hours tutoring Writing out of 628 hours
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I am currently working on two books, one fiction and one nonfiction. I have taught academic and creative writing for nine years as an English teacher with San Francisco's Balboa High School and New Orelans' Brother Martin High School. As we learned writing together, many of my students have... read more

Stephen S.
80/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Writing coach and children's publisher with comprehensive program

I edited and rewrote educational materials for 15 years, both fiction and nonfiction. Before working in publishing, I coached secondary school writing skills, then integrated the techniques I learned into a social studies curriculum and a practical course in business writing. As an editor and as a teacher,... read more

80/hour
5.0 (492)
262 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,446 hours
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I edited and rewrote educational materials for 15 years, both fiction and nonfiction. Before working in publishing, I coached secondary school writing skills, then integrated the techniques I learned into a social studies curriculum and a practical course in business writing. As an editor and as a teacher,... read more

Marshal Y.
50/hour

Near Richmond, CA

Yale History graduate with Kaplan teaching credential

After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... read more

50/hour
4.2 (12)
72 hours tutoring
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After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... read more

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