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The Best English Tutors in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, CA

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Kawther H.
30/hour

Burbank, CA

MA. Degree in translation and BA in English language

Eighteen years of teaching English as a second language outside the USA and five years inside the USA. read more

30/hour
4.7 (39)
5 hours tutoring English out of 113 hours
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Eighteen years of teaching English as a second language outside the USA and five years inside the USA. read more

Sonya E.
100/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Exceptional Writing, Literature, and ACT/SAT/GRE Tutor

My background has heavily focused on mastery of the English language. I have experience teaching writing and rhetoric at UC-Irvine. Writing is my passion, both personally and as an educator. I have an MFA in writing poetry, as well as years... read more

100/hour
5.0 (486)
50 hours tutoring English out of 1,267 hours
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My background has heavily focused on mastery of the English language. I have experience teaching writing and rhetoric at UC-Irvine. Writing is my passion, both personally and as an educator. I have an MFA in writing poetry, as well as years... read more

Devin T.
150/hour

Inglewood, CA

PhD in English with College Classroom Experience

I have taught Writing 140 (Introduction to Composition and Critical Reasoning), CORE 111 (Honors Intro to Comp paired with a survey course on Western Lit), and CORE 112 (Honors Advanced Composition and Thematic Literature course). read more

150/hour
5.0 (45)
3 hours tutoring English out of 181 hours
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I have taught Writing 140 (Introduction to Composition and Critical Reasoning), CORE 111 (Honors Intro to Comp paired with a survey course on Western Lit), and CORE 112 (Honors Advanced Composition and Thematic Literature course). read more

Ann G.
45/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Experienced English teacher

As a teacher in LA public schools for 12 years, I taught high school English from Grade 9 through to Grade 12. As a tutor with WzyAnt for the past several years, I have coached many high school and college level students to help them... read more

45/hour
4.9 (324)
11 hours tutoring English out of 1,348 hours
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As a teacher in LA public schools for 12 years, I taught high school English from Grade 9 through to Grade 12. As a tutor with WzyAnt for the past several years, I have coached many high school and college level students to help them... read more

Raquel W.
65/hour

Redondo Beach, CA

Holistic Educator Specializing in English Language & Writing

I am a state credentialed teacher of English Language Arts. I have taught all grades: 6 - 12. I also have two children who are entering 6th grade in the fall. The perfect experiences and match for your child's learning needs. read more

65/hour
5.0 (6)
51 hours tutoring
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I am a state credentialed teacher of English Language Arts. I have taught all grades: 6 - 12. I also have two children who are entering 6th grade in the fall. The perfect experiences and match for your child's learning needs. read more

Shelley L.
150/hour

Santa Monica, CA

Creative and Experienced English Teacher

I've spent my entire career teaching English in some capacity. For fourteen years, I was a high school English teacher who taught not only the required courses but many electives such as Journalism, Film and Television, Mass... read more

150/hour
4.9 (282)
30 hours tutoring English out of 1,335 hours
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I've spent my entire career teaching English in some capacity. For fourteen years, I was a high school English teacher who taught not only the required courses but many electives such as Journalism, Film and Television, Mass... read more

Morgan M.
99/hour

Culver City, CA

Experienced Test-Prep and AP History Tutor

... I try to bring passion to everything I teach, and I work hard to push my students to their highest potential. I'm an English and History specialist with two years of full-time experience tutoring college admissions tests (ACT and SAT, as well as... read more

99/hour
5.0 (1017)
54 hours tutoring English out of 3,255 hours
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... I try to bring passion to everything I teach, and I work hard to push my students to their highest potential. I'm an English and History specialist with two years of full-time experience tutoring college admissions tests (ACT and SAT, as well as... read more

Carson G G.
30/hour

Valley Village, CA

Engaging Music and Literature Tutor

Since childhood, I have devoted a great deal of time to the study of literature, and recently, I have taken on private students with whom I share this passion. English and literature, I find, lend themselves very well to the tutoring... read more

30/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring
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Since childhood, I have devoted a great deal of time to the study of literature, and recently, I have taken on private students with whom I share this passion. English and literature, I find, lend themselves very well to the tutoring... read more

Duane J.
65/hour

Torrance, CA

Academic Reading Comprehension and Writing

I have a degree in English Literature and have been an ESL teacher for 20 years specializing in SAT, TOEFL, and TOEIC prep, academic reading comprehension, academic writing, and vocabulary building. read more

65/hour
4.7 (35)
4 hours tutoring English out of 113 hours
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I have a degree in English Literature and have been an ESL teacher for 20 years specializing in SAT, TOEFL, and TOEIC prep, academic reading comprehension, academic writing, and vocabulary building. read more

Eric B.
75/hour

Santa Monica, CA

Professor helping students with writing and research.

I have particularly enjoyed assisting students with improving drafts of their papers and clearly expressing their ideas. My teaching experiences include teaching English as a second language at a non-profit in the Bronx and in Lebanon. I... read more

75/hour
5.0 (105)
2 hours tutoring English out of 405 hours
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I have particularly enjoyed assisting students with improving drafts of their papers and clearly expressing their ideas. My teaching experiences include teaching English as a second language at a non-profit in the Bronx and in Lebanon. I... read more

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Santa Monica English Tutors Cost $35 - 55 per hour on average

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