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The Best Writing Tutors in Santa Barbara, CA

21 Santa Barbara private Writing tutors / Find the best local Writing tutor in Santa Barbara

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Chris G.
65/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Writing, Critical Thinking, Literary Analysis, Test Prep, Applications

Writing is more art than science...but *most* good writing has 1) an interesting theme, 2) a developed "argument," 3) lots of *specific* facts and ideas and images, 4) good and predictable organization, and 5) an "arc" -- a clear beginning, middle, and end. Yes, everyone can, and... read more

65/hour
4.9 (58)
317 hours tutoring Writing out of 365 hours
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Writing is more art than science...but *most* good writing has 1) an interesting theme, 2) a developed "argument," 3) lots of *specific* facts and ideas and images, 4) good and predictable organization, and 5) an "arc" -- a clear beginning, middle, and end. Yes, everyone can, and... read more

Madeleine L.
80/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Liberal arts Physics Ivy grad—writing/lit/history class every semester

In undergrad, I took classes in sociology, women's studies, American studies, history, etc, and took 8 semesters of German language and literature, frequently writing essays in both English and German. Some of my favorite non-STEM classes in college included Contemporary German Prose Fiction, The Profits of... read more

80/hour
5.0 (6)
17 hours tutoring
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In undergrad, I took classes in sociology, women's studies, American studies, history, etc, and took 8 semesters of German language and literature, frequently writing essays in both English and German. Some of my favorite non-STEM classes in college included Contemporary German Prose Fiction, The Profits of... read more

Avery S.
45/hour

Near Santa Barbara, CA

Recent UCSB graduate with tons of experience tutoring!

I’m always excited to meet new students and implement a plan for their success. Anything is possible with patience and dedication! I’m a native Spanish speaker with a California Seal of Biliteracy. English reading and writing are big strengths of mine! I’ve been tutoring in these subjects since 2012.... read more

45/hour
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I’m always excited to meet new students and implement a plan for their success. Anything is possible with patience and dedication! I’m a native Spanish speaker with a California Seal of Biliteracy. English reading and writing are big strengths of mine! I’ve been tutoring in these subjects since 2012.... read more

Cloey S.
30/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Elementary School teacher looking to tutor!

My Liberal Studies degree allowed me to study how to teach reading, writing, and grammar in a way that reflects students' needs. I also have a degree in English Literature so I am qualified to tutor in this subject. I currently am a 1st and 2nd grade teacher, where I teach my own classroom reading,... read more

30/hour
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My Liberal Studies degree allowed me to study how to teach reading, writing, and grammar in a way that reflects students' needs. I also have a degree in English Literature so I am qualified to tutor in this subject. I currently am a 1st and 2nd grade teacher, where I teach my own classroom reading,... read more

Alex L.
50/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

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...of science. I have published articles in major journals. I have taught and tutored for writing for 10 years. At my previous job, I taught Business Writing to undergraduates for two years, and tutored MBA students in all writing projects. I have published articles in top philosophy journals, which have less than 10% acceptance... read more

50/hour
2 hours tutoring
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...of science. I have published articles in major journals. I have taught and tutored for writing for 10 years. At my previous job, I taught Business Writing to undergraduates for two years, and tutored MBA students in all writing projects. I have published articles in top philosophy journals, which have less than 10% acceptance... read more

Taylor R.
297/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

College Application Essay Expert

Self-promotion can be tough, and admissions gatekeepers want to hear about what makes you special—and yet you can’t sound like you’re bragging. I work with students to help them write essays that highlight their best qualities in the right way, so your prospective colleges will know why they should want you.... read more

297/hour
5.0 (163)
64 hours tutoring Writing out of 541 hours
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Self-promotion can be tough, and admissions gatekeepers want to hear about what makes you special—and yet you can’t sound like you’re bragging. I work with students to help them write essays that highlight their best qualities in the right way, so your prospective colleges will know why they should want you.... read more

Stephen B.
40/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Journalist, Copy Writer and Public Relations Expert

Steve is a former journalist and veteran of the marketing, public relations and technology industries. Mr. Bonser was the Business Editor of a daily newspaper, the Santa Barbara Daily Sound and has been a senior copywriter on software, B2B, home builder, energy and financial services accounts. As a senior copywriter,... read more

40/hour
8 hours tutoring Writing out of 8 hours
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Steve is a former journalist and veteran of the marketing, public relations and technology industries. Mr. Bonser was the Business Editor of a daily newspaper, the Santa Barbara Daily Sound and has been a senior copywriter on software, B2B, home builder, energy and financial services accounts. As a senior copywriter,... read more

Ramsha U.
30/hour

Near Santa Barbara, CA

Experienced Writing and Language tutor

My dissertation research focuses on industrial labor, the injuries sustained during work, and conceptions of bodily ability. I love editing essays and teaching writing skills. I focus on fun writing exercises that make learning how to write an academic essay fun. If you are just starting college... read more

30/hour
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My dissertation research focuses on industrial labor, the injuries sustained during work, and conceptions of bodily ability. I love editing essays and teaching writing skills. I focus on fun writing exercises that make learning how to write an academic essay fun. If you are just starting college... read more

Jeffrey G.
40/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Experienced, caring tutor for students of all ages

I am an experienced tutor having owned and operated a learning center for 10 years and tutored students privately now for 4 years. I enjoy teaching and am now working as a Special Education Assistant at a local elementary school helping students with special needs acquire an education. I have experience and skill... read more

40/hour
4.3 (11)
24 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced tutor having owned and operated a learning center for 10 years and tutored students privately now for 4 years. I enjoy teaching and am now working as a Special Education Assistant at a local elementary school helping students with special needs acquire an education. I have experience and skill... read more

Barry A.
55/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

VBA Programmer for Excel

I have many years of experience writing VBA for Excel code for a large technical company. My code uses queries to obtain raw data from manufacturing systems and convert that into a series of reports used to run a complex manufacturing operation. read more

55/hour
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I have many years of experience writing VBA for Excel code for a large technical company. My code uses queries to obtain raw data from manufacturing systems and convert that into a series of reports used to run a complex manufacturing operation. read more

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