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Shivangi G. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Shivangi G.
30/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Native Speaker who also received Academic Instruction in Hindi

I've been able to speak and understand fluent Hindi (conversational and some formal) since I was young. In high school and university, I also enrolled in formal Hindi courses to advance my reading and writing skills. Now, I know how to read, write, speak, and understand Hindi! See Shivangi's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (16)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 61 hours
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I've been able to speak and understand fluent Hindi (conversational and some formal) since I was young. In high school and university, I also enrolled in formal Hindi courses to advance my reading and writing skills. Now, I know how to read, write, speak, and understand Hindi! See Shivangi's full profile

CHRISTOPHER P. San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
CHRISTOPHER P.
40/hour

San Jose, CA

English Language and Literature Tutor

My teaching of writing has included the teaching of correct grammar, syntax, spelling, composition of various types of writing, and proofreading. One of my emphases has been on the benefit of exposure to great works of literature for the development of writing skills. In five years of English... See CHRISTOPHER's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (19)
5 hours tutoring Writing out of 78 hours
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My teaching of writing has included the teaching of correct grammar, syntax, spelling, composition of various types of writing, and proofreading. One of my emphases has been on the benefit of exposure to great works of literature for the development of writing skills. In five years of English... See CHRISTOPHER's full profile

Chris D. San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Chris D.
40/hour

San Jose, CA

Ivy League educated formal logic and philosophy tutor

...University. I graduated Summa Cum Laude in May 2018 with a B.A. in philosophy, receiving departmental honors. I have long experience throughout my academic career of writing argumentative and philosophical essays. My expertise are with argument structure, content, and logic. I am currently taking a gap year before embarking on... See Chris's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (642)
109 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,747 hours
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...University. I graduated Summa Cum Laude in May 2018 with a B.A. in philosophy, receiving departmental honors. I have long experience throughout my academic career of writing argumentative and philosophical essays. My expertise are with argument structure, content, and logic. I am currently taking a gap year before embarking on... See Chris's full profile

Mike K. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mike K.
40/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Your One Stop Shop for Creative Writing Help :)

Whether you're looking for a helping hand with essays, public speaking or screenwriting and beyond, creativity isn't a vague concept too abstract to understand. Writing is about finding, cultivating and sharing your "voice". Don't try to be anyone other than yourself at your very best.... See Mike's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (76)
128 hours tutoring Writing out of 179 hours
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Whether you're looking for a helping hand with essays, public speaking or screenwriting and beyond, creativity isn't a vague concept too abstract to understand. Writing is about finding, cultivating and sharing your "voice". Don't try to be anyone other than yourself at your very best.... See Mike's full profile

Amy G. San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amy G.
40/hour

San Jose, CA

HS Spanish Tutor - Grammar Made Easy!

MA in English Education 10+ years teaching experience Extensive training and experience in best practices for 1:1 writing tutorials See Amy's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (83)
178 hours tutoring
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MA in English Education 10+ years teaching experience Extensive training and experience in best practices for 1:1 writing tutorials See Amy's full profile

David B. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David B.
50/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Patient and interactive retired professional for English, literature

My formal education includes a B.A. in history and a PhD in ethics. Each year of my adult life I have taken courses to keep my mind alert and my knowledge growing. I have done much writing for newspapers and periodicals. Currently I am researching and writing toward publication about people who have... See David's full profile

50/hour
4.8 (147)
17 hours tutoring Writing out of 603 hours
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My formal education includes a B.A. in history and a PhD in ethics. Each year of my adult life I have taken courses to keep my mind alert and my knowledge growing. I have done much writing for newspapers and periodicals. Currently I am researching and writing toward publication about people who have... See David's full profile

Purvi G. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Purvi G.
60/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Elem School Teacher (13 years) Math/Reading/Working w/Special Needs

Hello, I'm Purvi! I have been teaching 1-on-1 for 13 years in elementary and middle school settings. I am very passionate about teaching and that has allowed me to achieve success in working with students in general education and with students who have special needs. I have experience teaching students diagnosed with... See Purvi's full profile

60/hour
4.5 (2)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 15 hours
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Hello, I'm Purvi! I have been teaching 1-on-1 for 13 years in elementary and middle school settings. I am very passionate about teaching and that has allowed me to achieve success in working with students in general education and with students who have special needs. I have experience teaching students diagnosed with... See Purvi's full profile

Devyani G. San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Devyani G.
60/hour

San Jose, CA

Highly experienced and goal-oriented French and English tutor

I have taught students from school, college and university as well as professionals and corporate in both English and French. I help master skills in Critical Reading, Writing, Phonics, Vocabulary, Grammar, Essay writing, Spellings, and High school curriculum including High School French 1, French 2,... See Devyani's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (375)
4 hours tutoring Writing out of 986 hours
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I have taught students from school, college and university as well as professionals and corporate in both English and French. I help master skills in Critical Reading, Writing, Phonics, Vocabulary, Grammar, Essay writing, Spellings, and High school curriculum including High School French 1, French 2,... See Devyani's full profile

Ron C. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ron C.
60/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Author with Experience in Technical Writing

I worked for over 4 years for a software company as a curriculum developer and a technical writer. In addition, I am a published author who has written three books. My most recent book is for homeowners who are interested in building an in-law unit (ADU) in California. See Ron's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (27)
55 hours tutoring
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I worked for over 4 years for a software company as a curriculum developer and a technical writer. In addition, I am a published author who has written three books. My most recent book is for homeowners who are interested in building an in-law unit (ADU) in California. See Ron's full profile

Maggie H. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Maggie H.
65/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Skilled Researcher w/Expertise in Academic Writing, Application Essays

Additionally, I have specialized experience in essay/statement writing for college, graduate school, and highly competitive scholarship applications, both through my own experiences in these admissions processes (and as an alum of these programs) and through my work with students as a writing tutor.... See Maggie's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (24)
9 hours tutoring Writing out of 60 hours
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Additionally, I have specialized experience in essay/statement writing for college, graduate school, and highly competitive scholarship applications, both through my own experiences in these admissions processes (and as an alum of these programs) and through my work with students as a writing tutor.... See Maggie's full profile

Ludka K. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ludka K.
75/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Double-Masters, Effective, Multi-Subject Tutor

I also took a creative writing course at Smith College and taught expository, analytical, and creative writing while teaching 12th grade English last year. During that time, I also tutored a large number of high school students in essay writing. In addition, a number of times I tutored 6th grade... See Ludka's full profile

75/hour
4.8 (51)
23 hours tutoring Writing out of 169 hours
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I also took a creative writing course at Smith College and taught expository, analytical, and creative writing while teaching 12th grade English last year. During that time, I also tutored a large number of high school students in essay writing. In addition, a number of times I tutored 6th grade... See Ludka's full profile

Menaka M. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Menaka M.
75/hour

Near San Jose, CA

PhD in Political Economy with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have 20 years of teaching/tutoring experience and understand the challenges that students face when trying to write. I structure lessons to build skills methodically and integrate practice to solidify skills and increase confidence. I have substantial experience (academic and professional) writing... See Menaka's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (118)
23 hours tutoring Writing out of 333 hours
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I have 20 years of teaching/tutoring experience and understand the challenges that students face when trying to write. I structure lessons to build skills methodically and integrate practice to solidify skills and increase confidence. I have substantial experience (academic and professional) writing... See Menaka's full profile

Ishan G. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ishan G.
80/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Tutor and Counselor from Stanford & Berkeley - PERFECT SCORER ACT/SAT

I specialize in helping elementary, middle, and high schoolers defeat roadblocks in their foundational math courses. If you're a parent — the worrying is over, I'll take it from here. For college admissions, I help students shooting for everything from top tier schools to state schools, as well those who have no idea... See Ishan's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (22)
54 hours tutoring
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I specialize in helping elementary, middle, and high schoolers defeat roadblocks in their foundational math courses. If you're a parent — the worrying is over, I'll take it from here. For college admissions, I help students shooting for everything from top tier schools to state schools, as well those who have no idea... See Ishan's full profile

Katie S. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Katie S.
95/hour

Near San Jose, CA

B.A. in English Literature, with a concentration in Creative Writing

20+ years experience in analytical, persuasive, academic, and creative writing (fiction, nonfiction, and poetry). See Katie's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (39)
62 hours tutoring Writing out of 100 hours
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20+ years experience in analytical, persuasive, academic, and creative writing (fiction, nonfiction, and poetry). See Katie's full profile

John K. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John K.
99/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Stanford Engineering PhD student, Experienced Chemistry and Math Tutor

Hello! I'm John - I have a B.S in chemical engineering from Yale, where I took three years of chemistry in addition to a rigorous sequence of mathematics, physics, and engineering courses. I have been tutoring regularly since high school via honor societies, independently, and through various tutoring companies. I also... See John's full profile

99/hour
5.0 (223)
6 hours tutoring Writing out of 730 hours
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Hello! I'm John - I have a B.S in chemical engineering from Yale, where I took three years of chemistry in addition to a rigorous sequence of mathematics, physics, and engineering courses. I have been tutoring regularly since high school via honor societies, independently, and through various tutoring companies. I also... See John's full profile

Gary F. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gary F.
100/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Doctor Demento, Mad (well, just slightly peeved) Chemist

Dr. Gary F. aka Dr. Demento aka The Evil Mechzilla earned his baccalaureate (1988) and his PhD (1993) in Chemistry from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the author of 18 papers in the primary literature, including four full papers in the Journal of Organic Chemistry and one in The Journal of the American... See Gary's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (159)
592 hours tutoring
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Dr. Gary F. aka Dr. Demento aka The Evil Mechzilla earned his baccalaureate (1988) and his PhD (1993) in Chemistry from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the author of 18 papers in the primary literature, including four full papers in the Journal of Organic Chemistry and one in The Journal of the American... See Gary's full profile

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

Near San Jose, CA

Yale/Cambridge/Berkeley Graduate for Counseling and Writing

From 2020-22, he helped almost 30 students get selected for a distinction by The New York Times and three students to win first prize. Every year half of his students receive gold key, silver key, and Honorable Mentions from the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards commission. Jeffrey works with executives at... See Jeffrey's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (133)
113 hours tutoring Writing out of 213 hours
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From 2020-22, he helped almost 30 students get selected for a distinction by The New York Times and three students to win first prize. Every year half of his students receive gold key, silver key, and Honorable Mentions from the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards commission. Jeffrey works with executives at... See Jeffrey's full profile

Brendan B. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brendan B.
125/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Prior Teacher with Thesis Honors

When I wrote my thesis in college I received Thesis Honors as well as the David Gain's Award for Independent Research. I can help with Grammar, Spelling, Proofreading, Composition, Clarity, Structure, and Essays. I taught 5th Grade which included teaching Writing. I have been in Education for over 10 years... See Brendan's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (2)
29 hours tutoring
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When I wrote my thesis in college I received Thesis Honors as well as the David Gain's Award for Independent Research. I can help with Grammar, Spelling, Proofreading, Composition, Clarity, Structure, and Essays. I taught 5th Grade which included teaching Writing. I have been in Education for over 10 years... See Brendan's full profile

Alan W. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alan W.
145/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Experienced Teacher Ready to Help You Achieve Academic Excellence

I have a lot of experience writing and helping college and high school students improve their writing. I'm the author of a book (Argon Desaki's Report from Earth) and of various articles, especially on topics related to the future of humanity. See Alan's full profile

145/hour
5.0 (96)
147 hours tutoring
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I have a lot of experience writing and helping college and high school students improve their writing. I'm the author of a book (Argon Desaki's Report from Earth) and of various articles, especially on topics related to the future of humanity. See Alan's full profile

Rick N. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rick N.
150/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Imagine your child mastering the art of learning and loving it!

Ultimately, my goal is after 6-12 months, your child wouldn’t need me anymore because he/she would have the mindset and the skills to excel in school on their own. Qualifications: -11+ years of tutoring experience -8+ years of experience training analysts -Perfect score on GMAT Writing, SATIIc -Guest... See Rick's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (100)
272 hours tutoring Writing out of 824 hours
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Ultimately, my goal is after 6-12 months, your child wouldn’t need me anymore because he/she would have the mindset and the skills to excel in school on their own. Qualifications: -11+ years of tutoring experience -8+ years of experience training analysts -Perfect score on GMAT Writing, SATIIc -Guest... See Rick's full profile

Bianca C. San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bianca C.
160/hour

San Jose, CA

Experienced Math, Stats, and Test Prep Tutor with Education PhD

One of the best things about tutoring is seeing the moment a confusing topic becomes crystal clear. For me, I am always seeking creative ways to help students engage, learn, and understand course materials. My passion for teaching and learning brought me to complete a Ph.D. in Education. I also hold a master's degree in... See Bianca's full profile

160/hour
5.0 (223)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 763 hours
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One of the best things about tutoring is seeing the moment a confusing topic becomes crystal clear. For me, I am always seeking creative ways to help students engage, learn, and understand course materials. My passion for teaching and learning brought me to complete a Ph.D. in Education. I also hold a master's degree in... See Bianca's full profile

Carlo C. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carlo C.
160/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Theses & commas: 25 years teaching clear writing!

I love teaching writing, both creative and analytical. I cannot say enough: good writing is good thinking! Not everyone needs to be a fantastic, gifted writer -- but everyone can learn to write CLEARLY. And when you can write clearly, everyone (including YOU) sees and understands your main... See Carlo's full profile

160/hour
5.0 (124)
91 hours tutoring Writing out of 585 hours
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I love teaching writing, both creative and analytical. I cannot say enough: good writing is good thinking! Not everyone needs to be a fantastic, gifted writer -- but everyone can learn to write CLEARLY. And when you can write clearly, everyone (including YOU) sees and understands your main... See Carlo's full profile

Kay H. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kay H.
185/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Kay+ Tutors = Painless CS, Math, Public Speaking

**Available for virtual tutoring only until further notice. I am excited to share knowledge with others and help students reach their own learning breakthroughs. I hold a PhD in computer science and have more than 10 years of experience teaching and tutoring students with a variety of skill levels (from students in... See Kay's full profile

185/hour
4.8 (55)
124 hours tutoring
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**Available for virtual tutoring only until further notice. I am excited to share knowledge with others and help students reach their own learning breakthroughs. I hold a PhD in computer science and have more than 10 years of experience teaching and tutoring students with a variety of skill levels (from students in... See Kay's full profile

Hannah T. Near San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Hannah T.
300/hour

Near San Jose, CA

Stanford-Castilleja; 6-12th apps, interview, personal statements

I love helping my classmates and friends achieve a solid grasp of a particular subject and gaining greater confidence in their study, test-taking, and general academic abilities. I am skilled at note-taking, brainstorming, proofreading, and writing papers. I love advising students with online resources,... See Hannah's full profile

300/hour
5.0 (62)
24 hours tutoring Writing out of 405 hours
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I love helping my classmates and friends achieve a solid grasp of a particular subject and gaining greater confidence in their study, test-taking, and general academic abilities. I am skilled at note-taking, brainstorming, proofreading, and writing papers. I love advising students with online resources,... See Hannah's full profile

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