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The Best ESL/ESOL Tutors in San Jose, CA

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Tim P.
75/hour

Pleasanton, CA

Patient ESL and Mandarin Chinese Tutor for kids and adults!

I love to help those struggling with English as well as those who want to learn and understand Chinese language and culture! I am patient and flexible. I have hundreds of hours of experience doing private tutoring in ESL and Mandarin Chinese, and... read more

75/hour
4.6 (81)
249 hours tutoring
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I love to help those struggling with English as well as those who want to learn and understand Chinese language and culture! I am patient and flexible. I have hundreds of hours of experience doing private tutoring in ESL and Mandarin Chinese, and... read more

Jessica G.
200/hour

Mountain View, CA

College Counselor and College Application Essay Coach

I am a college application and essay specialist with extensive experience helping students write for highly selective colleges. I have taught writing at several universities (including Columbia University and Stanford). Services: College... read more

200/hour
5.0 (4)
11 hours tutoring
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I am a college application and essay specialist with extensive experience helping students write for highly selective colleges. I have taught writing at several universities (including Columbia University and Stanford). Services: College... read more

Jeffrey W.
65/hour

San Leandro, CA

Yale/Cambridge/Berkeley Graduate for Counseling and Writing

Dr. Jeffrey has been a university lecturer and tutor since 2003. He has helped students of all ages, including secondary school, college, postgraduates, and professionals. Because of limited availability, Dr. Jeffrey can only take on a few new... read more

65/hour
5.0 (118)
187 hours tutoring
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Dr. Jeffrey has been a university lecturer and tutor since 2003. He has helped students of all ages, including secondary school, college, postgraduates, and professionals. Because of limited availability, Dr. Jeffrey can only take on a few new... read more

Alice Y.
40/hour

Fremont, CA

STEM & Humanities Tutor -- K-12 & Standardized Exams

Hi, I'm Alice, an incoming college freshman at UC Berkeley and Bay Area native! As a student myself, many of the subject areas and standardized exams are fresh in my mind, and my mission is to convey materials in an engaging way, as to allow... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
5 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Alice, an incoming college freshman at UC Berkeley and Bay Area native! As a student myself, many of the subject areas and standardized exams are fresh in my mind, and my mission is to convey materials in an engaging way, as to allow... read more

Gretchen D.
55/hour

Mountain View, CA

Friendly ESL, Spanish, English Tutor

Hello! I am a former high school Spanish teacher who has discovered that I much prefer smaller group settings or one-on-one. Knowing a second language is a must in today's society and I also include ESL tutoring in my subjects. I took 5 years of... read more

55/hour
4.8 (169)
1,055 hours tutoring
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Hello! I am a former high school Spanish teacher who has discovered that I much prefer smaller group settings or one-on-one. Knowing a second language is a must in today's society and I also include ESL tutoring in my subjects. I took 5 years of... read more

Jia Nan J.
50/hour

San Jose, CA

English language, literature, writing, SAT, and GRE Tutor

Dear Reader, When you choose me for tutoring services, you get someone who genuinely tries to improve your learner’s abilities. I teach English language, literature, and writing skills by adapting lessons to each learner’s needs. Most of all,... read more

50/hour
4.8 (110)
413 hours tutoring
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Dear Reader, When you choose me for tutoring services, you get someone who genuinely tries to improve your learner’s abilities. I teach English language, literature, and writing skills by adapting lessons to each learner’s needs. Most of all,... read more

Mana G.
50/hour

Sunnyvale, CA

ESL Tutor/Marketing Business Professional

I have an MBA from Pepperdine University and a Sociology degree from University of Maryland Baltimore County. I have worked as a business professional for over 15 years. I have succeeded in helping companies with marketing and business strategy. I... read more

50/hour
4.9 (17)
49 hours tutoring
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I have an MBA from Pepperdine University and a Sociology degree from University of Maryland Baltimore County. I have worked as a business professional for over 15 years. I have succeeded in helping companies with marketing and business strategy. I... read more

Naeri H.
40/hour

Sunnyvale, CA

Graduate Clinical Psychology Student

I am currently a Doctoral level student studying Clinical Psychology. I have always enjoyed teaching and helping students realize their full potential. I strive to help kids learn and find interest in the subjects they are learning. I think it is... read more

40/hour
5.0 (12)
98 hours tutoring
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I am currently a Doctoral level student studying Clinical Psychology. I have always enjoyed teaching and helping students realize their full potential. I strive to help kids learn and find interest in the subjects they are learning. I think it is... read more

Jenna W.
30/hour

Sunnyvale, CA

Encouraging Tutor for Languages and Writing

Hey, I’m Jenna and am an educational coach offering tutoring sessions for English, ESL, Japanese, and writing subjects. I hold a bachelors degree in literature and work at Huntington Learning Center teaching English subjects. I understand that... read more

30/hour
5.0 (16)
25 hours tutoring
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Hey, I’m Jenna and am an educational coach offering tutoring sessions for English, ESL, Japanese, and writing subjects. I hold a bachelors degree in literature and work at Huntington Learning Center teaching English subjects. I understand that... read more

Catherine M.
50/hour

San Mateo, CA

Ph.D. Professor and Language Instructor

Bonjour! Konnnichiwa. Buenos Dias. My name is Catherine M.; I am a lecturer in French and Japanese at Sacramento State University. Language teaching is my specialty; I have a Ph.D. in French from UC Davis, with an emphasis in second language... read more

50/hour
4.9 (106)
368 hours tutoring
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Bonjour! Konnnichiwa. Buenos Dias. My name is Catherine M.; I am a lecturer in French and Japanese at Sacramento State University. Language teaching is my specialty; I have a Ph.D. in French from UC Davis, with an emphasis in second language... read more

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San Jose ESL/ESOL Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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