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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 (56)
263 hours tutoring Writing out of 310 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

Taylor R.
140/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

140/hour
5.0 (162)
60 hours tutoring Writing out of 525 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
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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

Malena M.
30/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

English Grad Specializing in Literature and Essay Writing

Hi! I'm Malena, a recent graduate from UC Santa Cruz. I majored in Literature and Creative Writing, so as you can guess, I have a huge passion for reading and writing. I've always loved reading, and through being a student I've learned that analyzing text and finding core themes,... read more

30/hour
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Hi! I'm Malena, a recent graduate from UC Santa Cruz. I majored in Literature and Creative Writing, so as you can guess, I have a huge passion for reading and writing. I've always loved reading, and through being a student I've learned that analyzing text and finding core themes,... read more

Shawn L.
100/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Math, English & Test Prep Tutor; 10+ years extraordinary results

There is a plethora of experienced tutors available to you, but here are some of the things that set me apart: *Perfect SAT/SAT II scores - In addition to a 2400 SAT, I have scored an 800 GRE and a 780 GMAT. *Extraordinary track record - The vast majority of my students see unusually high results. My students... read more

100/hour
5.0 (348)
13 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,171 hours
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There is a plethora of experienced tutors available to you, but here are some of the things that set me apart: *Perfect SAT/SAT II scores - In addition to a 2400 SAT, I have scored an 800 GRE and a 780 GMAT. *Extraordinary track record - The vast majority of my students see unusually high results. My students... read more

Ricky S.
35/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

UCSB Grad in Psychology, Knowledgeable Spanish & Chess tutor

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 writing. read more

35/hour
5.0 (5)
9 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 writing. read more

Meghna R.
40/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Paleontology PhD Candidate - College Sciences Tutor + Statistics

You don't have to be brilliant to be successful in school. Anyone can stay focused. "An average person with laser focus can, over time, accomplish more than a genius with poor focus". I understand this sentiment because I have been both the genius with poor focus as well as the average person with laser focus, depending... read more

40/hour
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You don't have to be brilliant to be successful in school. Anyone can stay focused. "An average person with laser focus can, over time, accomplish more than a genius with poor focus". I understand this sentiment because I have been both the genius with poor focus as well as the average person with laser focus, depending... read more

Molly H.
35/hour

Near Santa Barbara, CA

Art History, History & English Tutor (AP & College Tutoring)

I am in the process of applying to graduate programs for art history with the intention of pursuing a career in the educational outreach department of a museum. The greatest skill that I will be able to foster in a student is confidence and precision in writing. Essays are the backbone of the humanities, and being... read more

35/hour
4.5 (2)
3 hours tutoring
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I am in the process of applying to graduate programs for art history with the intention of pursuing a career in the educational outreach department of a museum. The greatest skill that I will be able to foster in a student is confidence and precision in writing. Essays are the backbone of the humanities, and being... read more

Tiana L.
90/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Psychology & Writing Tutor - Psych MA/Licensed Psychotherapist

I have my BA from Pomona College (the nation's #1 college, based on Forbes 2015 rankings). I have always been a straight-A student and know what it takes to help other students succeed. My specialties are in psychology and writing. I have hands-on experience with one-on-one teaching both in the states and... read more

90/hour
5.0 (16)
22 hours tutoring Writing out of 76 hours
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I have my BA from Pomona College (the nation's #1 college, based on Forbes 2015 rankings). I have always been a straight-A student and know what it takes to help other students succeed. My specialties are in psychology and writing. I have hands-on experience with one-on-one teaching both in the states and... read more

Noah S.
60/hour

Santa Barbara, CA

Noah S. Latin, Greek, History, Writing

As someone who has been tutored at different times in my life, I certainly have benefitted from the advantages of a one-on-one learning environment. For a student, it is important to have access to a educational space that is personalized. As a teacher, tutoring can be some of the most rewarding work one can do. Teachers... read more

60/hour
5.0 (16)
56 hours tutoring
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As someone who has been tutored at different times in my life, I certainly have benefitted from the advantages of a one-on-one learning environment. For a student, it is important to have access to a educational space that is personalized. As a teacher, tutoring can be some of the most rewarding work one can do. Teachers... read more

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