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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
5.0 (57)
300 hours tutoring Writing out of 347 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

Ricky S.
40/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

UCSB Grad - Bleacher Report Contributor / Writer

I have taught English in a formal school setting at a private school named top notch academy in Guadalajara, Mexico. I have a sports blog on bleacher report, and am passionate about journalism. I have developed lesson plans to enhance creative writing and sophisticated dialogue and have tutored my clients in... read more

40/hour
5.0 (38)
60 hours tutoring
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I have taught English in a formal school setting at a private school named top notch academy in Guadalajara, Mexico. I have a sports blog on bleacher report, and am passionate about journalism. I have developed lesson plans to enhance creative writing and sophisticated dialogue and have tutored my clients in... read more

Erin L.
35/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

K-12 English Tutor

Considering what a student wants to focus on, I create a lesson plan around that subject while implementing small additional tools they may use for their literary and writing arsenals. We may progress with certain goals in mind throughout the lessons or focus on one assignment/reading. My job is to make sure... read more

35/hour
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Considering what a student wants to focus on, I create a lesson plan around that subject while implementing small additional tools they may use for their literary and writing arsenals. We may progress with certain goals in mind throughout the lessons or focus on one assignment/reading. My job is to make sure... read more

Alyssa L.
40/hour

Near Santa Barbara, CA

Effective & Engaging Writing Tutor for All Levels

My name is Alyssa and I am a recent graduate from UC Santa Barbara, where I majored in communication and economics with a minor in professional writing. For two years, I tutored writing at my university's learning center and assisted up to twenty students per week with university-level writing... read more

40/hour
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My name is Alyssa and I am a recent graduate from UC Santa Barbara, where I majored in communication and economics with a minor in professional writing. For two years, I tutored writing at my university's learning center and assisted up to twenty students per week with university-level writing... read more

Warren G.
30/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Experienced History and Writing Tutor

In addition to my teaching and tutoring of adults, since I graduated in 2019 I have tutored middle school writing and reading comprehension. This involved both Zoom call classes and reviewing essays to work on coherence, grammar, and structure. My goal as a tutor is to improve my student's abilities to form... read more

30/hour
5.0 (21)
23 hours tutoring Writing out of 59 hours
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In addition to my teaching and tutoring of adults, since I graduated in 2019 I have tutored middle school writing and reading comprehension. This involved both Zoom call classes and reviewing essays to work on coherence, grammar, and structure. My goal as a tutor is to improve my student's abilities to form... read more

Jonathan G.
50/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Individualized Educational Services

Moving quickly through lots of little things makes them all manageable. With older students, I have developed clear, concise lists to break down multistep math problems and writing. read more

50/hour
5.0 (3)
6 hours tutoring Writing out of 16 hours
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Moving quickly through lots of little things makes them all manageable. With older students, I have developed clear, concise lists to break down multistep math problems and writing. read more

David M.
68/hour

Near Santa Barbara, CA

Princeton PhD! Lover of Languages and History!

My schedule is flexible, and I can work with students who have a variety of goals. I believe very much in individualized learning! If you need help with reading, writing, grammar, editing, foreign languages, SAT or GRE verbal test prep, or any and all things history, I am your guy! I can tutor online or in the... read more

68/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring Writing out of 9 hours
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My schedule is flexible, and I can work with students who have a variety of goals. I believe very much in individualized learning! If you need help with reading, writing, grammar, editing, foreign languages, SAT or GRE verbal test prep, or any and all things history, I am your guy! I can tutor online or in the... read more

Lauren M.
50/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Graduate Student Specializing in English/Grammar and Psychology

I have excelled at the subject of English my entire school career and have a love of books, reading, and literature. As a teaching assistant, I regularly proofread student's submissions and generally guide them on paper writing. As a librarian, It was imperative to be up to date on MLA and APA formatting in... read more

50/hour
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I have excelled at the subject of English my entire school career and have a love of books, reading, and literature. As a teaching assistant, I regularly proofread student's submissions and generally guide them on paper writing. As a librarian, It was imperative to be up to date on MLA and APA formatting in... 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)
62 hours tutoring Writing out of 535 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

Johanna V.
50/hour

Near Santa Barbara, CA

Experienced High School English Literature Teacher Turned Tutor

Growing up I always loved school, and English class was the best place to explore my creativity. Reading books could transport me to other worlds, and English class allowed me to share my ideas by writing and speaking. Throughout my schooling and then into my teaching, this simplicity of reading, writing,... read more

50/hour
3 hours tutoring
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Growing up I always loved school, and English class was the best place to explore my creativity. Reading books could transport me to other worlds, and English class allowed me to share my ideas by writing and speaking. Throughout my schooling and then into my teaching, this simplicity of reading, writing,... read more

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