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The Best English Tutors in Santa Cruz, CA

18 Santa Cruz private English tutors / Find the best local English tutor in Santa Cruz

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Christine B.
40/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Helping students succeed

This benefits my tutoring because I know how to assess students level so that I can differentiate in one on one instruction. I am certified to teach English language learners in California. I have previously taught English... read more

40/hour
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This benefits my tutoring because I know how to assess students level so that I can differentiate in one on one instruction. I am certified to teach English language learners in California. I have previously taught English... read more

Lane P.
75/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

The Art of Language and the Language of Art

It's no small thing to recognize the areas in ourselves that want more perfection, and I applaud you, the student, for taking the steps necessary to become a more knowledgeable, more prepared, and more confident human being. My goal as an... read more

75/hour
4.8 (58)
274 hours tutoring
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It's no small thing to recognize the areas in ourselves that want more perfection, and I applaud you, the student, for taking the steps necessary to become a more knowledgeable, more prepared, and more confident human being. My goal as an... read more

Jennifer W.
75/hour

Capitola, CA

English & History Tutor

Hello! I was a high school English teacher for six years, and I taught middle school language arts for one year. For the past 15 years, I have been a substitute teacher with Los Gatos and Saratoga schools. As a substitute, I have the... read more

75/hour
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Hello! I was a high school English teacher for six years, and I taught middle school language arts for one year. For the past 15 years, I have been a substitute teacher with Los Gatos and Saratoga schools. As a substitute, I have the... read more

Ron B.
60/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Experienced Physics, Math and Chemistry tutor

I Taught Chemistry at Monte Vista Christian School. I have MAT (Masters of Arts in Teaching) from WGU (Western Governors University). I am certified by the State of California to teach Science for grades 5-12. I spent my student teaching physics... read more

60/hour
4.9 (99)
500 hours tutoring
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I Taught Chemistry at Monte Vista Christian School. I have MAT (Masters of Arts in Teaching) from WGU (Western Governors University). I am certified by the State of California to teach Science for grades 5-12. I spent my student teaching physics... read more

Kirsten C.
35/hour

Los Gatos, CA

Spanish speaking, Proofreading, English Writing

I wrote and implemented a 5 lesson unit on Nature Connection and Ethnobotany that I taught to college students. I speak English as a first language and received 5's on the Advanced Placement exams in high school. I write for a... read more

35/hour
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I wrote and implemented a 5 lesson unit on Nature Connection and Ethnobotany that I taught to college students. I speak English as a first language and received 5's on the Advanced Placement exams in high school. I write for a... read more

Dylan S.
35/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Experienced science tutor

I attended UC Irvine for two years as a chemistry major, and I worked in an organic chemistry research lab for one year. I then went to Humboldt State University and engaged in computational and theoretical chemistry while still dabbling in an... read more

35/hour
5.0 (40)
127 hours tutoring
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I attended UC Irvine for two years as a chemistry major, and I worked in an organic chemistry research lab for one year. I then went to Humboldt State University and engaged in computational and theoretical chemistry while still dabbling in an... read more

Ariel J.
40/hour

Boulder Creek, CA

English certificate with 10+ Years of Eperience

I have studied english literature for ten years focusing on creative writing and poetry. I will help students emphasize the expository essay and research paper. I can help with literature through reading, writing, and discussion to develop... read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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I have studied english literature for ten years focusing on creative writing and poetry. I will help students emphasize the expository essay and research paper. I can help with literature through reading, writing, and discussion to develop... read more

Rowan O.
45/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Certified English Teacher

I also studied French and Russian while at university. In 2015 I received my CELTA certification for teaching English as a Second Language. I taught English at the UCSC extension in Santa Clara until 2019. My classes focused on essay... read more

45/hour
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I also studied French and Russian while at university. In 2015 I received my CELTA certification for teaching English as a Second Language. I taught English at the UCSC extension in Santa Clara until 2019. My classes focused on essay... read more

Sierra M.
50/hour

Aptos, CA

Essay Writing & Academic Tutoring w/ a UC Berkeley Grad & Writer

If you're dreading an upcoming research project, can't figure out how to start, structure, or edit an essay, or just can't make sense of that weird book you're reading for English class, I can help with that too.... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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If you're dreading an upcoming research project, can't figure out how to start, structure, or edit an essay, or just can't make sense of that weird book you're reading for English class, I can help with that too.... read more

Emma M.
20/hour

Santa Cruz, CA

Avid Reader and Writer with 6+ Years of Tutoring Experience

I have been tutoring for over six years, from middle school to college students, and I especially enjoy tutoring English because of my own voracious passion for literature and delight in writing. I work with tutees to improve any aspect of... read more

20/hour
5.0 (2)
5 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring for over six years, from middle school to college students, and I especially enjoy tutoring English because of my own voracious passion for literature and delight in writing. I work with tutees to improve any aspect of... read more

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