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The Best Literature Tutors in San Jose, CA

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Jeffrey W.
85/hour

Near San Jose, CA

PhD in Comparative Literature

Dr. Jeffrey W. has taught English and Comparative Literature at UC Berkeley and UC Davis for fourteen years. He has tutored students to prepare for the ACT and SAT since 2015. Jeffrey holds an undergraduate degree from Yale University, a Masters from the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, an MPhil from the... read more

85/hour
5.0 (120)
195 hours tutoring
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Dr. Jeffrey W. has taught English and Comparative Literature at UC Berkeley and UC Davis for fourteen years. He has tutored students to prepare for the ACT and SAT since 2015. Jeffrey holds an undergraduate degree from Yale University, a Masters from the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, an MPhil from the... read more

Panchapagesan R.
50/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Patient and knowledgeable math teacher

I am passionate about teaching and enjoy helping students learn and succeed. I completed my Masters degree from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in Mechanical Engineering in 1975. I also have a Masters degree in Business Administration in 1990. I have teaching experience in Math (Pre-Algebra, Pre-Calculus,... read more

50/hour
4.5 (63)
159 hours tutoring
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I am passionate about teaching and enjoy helping students learn and succeed. I completed my Masters degree from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in Mechanical Engineering in 1975. I also have a Masters degree in Business Administration in 1990. I have teaching experience in Math (Pre-Algebra, Pre-Calculus,... read more

Francesca P.
60/hour

Near San Jose, CA

College and High School Physics and Math

Tutoring is an act of observation. It succeeds where normal instruction fails because it is geared toward a student's particular strengths. My best experiences as a tutor have been with the students who needed me most, learning how they needed to learn. I have been a tutor in one setting or another since childhood.... read more

60/hour
4.9 (820)
4,453 hours tutoring
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Tutoring is an act of observation. It succeeds where normal instruction fails because it is geared toward a student's particular strengths. My best experiences as a tutor have been with the students who needed me most, learning how they needed to learn. I have been a tutor in one setting or another since childhood.... read more

Christiane C.
50/hour

San Jose, CA

Experienced English and German Tutor (native speaker)

I have studied English, German, and French literature. There are lots of similarities in our Western literature. It is important to know certain things before you analyze a poem or a book. Who was the author, when did he or she write the piece, what was his or her philosophy about society and life in... read more

50/hour
4.8 (316)
1,206 hours tutoring
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I have studied English, German, and French literature. There are lots of similarities in our Western literature. It is important to know certain things before you analyze a poem or a book. Who was the author, when did he or she write the piece, what was his or her philosophy about society and life in... read more

Bryan H.
120/hour

San Jose, CA

College Professor, Linguist, Speech & Written Language Specialist

At San Jose State University, I coached groups of students on critical thinking in literature. This entailed identification of key themes, symbols, and logic within a story. We extrapolated from these identifications, rationalizing them and understanding how the relate to the world at the time of the book's... read more

120/hour
5.0 (423)
2 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,397 hours
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At San Jose State University, I coached groups of students on critical thinking in literature. This entailed identification of key themes, symbols, and logic within a story. We extrapolated from these identifications, rationalizing them and understanding how the relate to the world at the time of the book's... read more

Shane D.
125/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Univ of Chicago Lecturer, NY Times Contributor, Academic Writing Coach

...a college prep high school, working one-on-one with dozens of students every week on all types of literary analysis projects for their classes in English, literature, history and a variety of other subjects.... read more

125/hour
5.0 (45)
151 hours tutoring
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...a college prep high school, working one-on-one with dozens of students every week on all types of literary analysis projects for their classes in English, literature, history and a variety of other subjects.... read more

Hannah S.
70/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Stanford Student with Extensive Tutoring Experience

***COVID-19 Update*** Thanks for reading my profile. I want to start by wishing you and your family/friends well in these trying times. My name is Hannah and I am a masters student in Latin American Studies at Stanford University, where I also completed my undergraduate degree in International Relations and Human... read more

70/hour
5.0 (22)
1 hours tutoring Literature out of 127 hours
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***COVID-19 Update*** Thanks for reading my profile. I want to start by wishing you and your family/friends well in these trying times. My name is Hannah and I am a masters student in Latin American Studies at Stanford University, where I also completed my undergraduate degree in International Relations and Human... read more

Matt E.
55/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Social Science Research Professional for Tutoring and Test Prep

* Due to the pandemic situation around coronavirus, I will be scheduling lessons online only. I have discounted the online rate as a result. * Thanks for browsing to my page! Are you looking to improve your or your child's performance in History, English, Social Studies, Government, or related subjects, courses, and... read more

55/hour
5.0 (1)
12 hours tutoring
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* Due to the pandemic situation around coronavirus, I will be scheduling lessons online only. I have discounted the online rate as a result. * Thanks for browsing to my page! Are you looking to improve your or your child's performance in History, English, Social Studies, Government, or related subjects, courses, and... read more

Brett C.
25/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Experienced College Student Specializing in History and Film

As a History and Film double major, I have written extensively on the tools of storytellers, with an exceptional interest into how history and social studies translate into symbolism and narrative theming. Having been an AP Student in high school, I understand how classes such as AP Literature and AP Language can... read more

25/hour
5.0 (4)
6 hours tutoring Literature out of 10 hours
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As a History and Film double major, I have written extensively on the tools of storytellers, with an exceptional interest into how history and social studies translate into symbolism and narrative theming. Having been an AP Student in high school, I understand how classes such as AP Literature and AP Language can... read more

David C.
50/hour

San Jose, CA

Friendly and effective, PhD in writing, 10+ years teaching experience

I have tutored writing at San Jose State University, and have taught developmental and college-level writing at SJSU, UC Davis, Solano Community College, and Sierra College. I am kind and I believe in the success of each of my students. As a tutor, I am very friendly and easy-going and I enjoy helping students achieve... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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I have tutored writing at San Jose State University, and have taught developmental and college-level writing at SJSU, UC Davis, Solano Community College, and Sierra College. I am kind and I believe in the success of each of my students. As a tutor, I am very friendly and easy-going and I enjoy helping students achieve... read more

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