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Estrella C.
55/hour

Seattle, WA

Experienced English Tutor for Conversational Fluency and Pronunciation

Hello! My name is Estrella C. My specialty is helping international professionals and immigrants improve their English speaking skills quickly so they can communicate with anyone. In addition, I help ESL clients prepare for job interviews and... read more

55/hour
5.0 (102)
429 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Estrella C. My specialty is helping international professionals and immigrants improve their English speaking skills quickly so they can communicate with anyone. In addition, I help ESL clients prepare for job interviews and... read more

Animito P.
40/hour

Seattle, WA

Skilled Community College Tutor

Hi! My name is Animito. I’m currently a college student working towards a degree in chemistry. I discovered my interest in tutoring somewhat on accident, as I become a de facto tutor for a number of my classmates toward the end of our general... read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Animito. I’m currently a college student working towards a degree in chemistry. I discovered my interest in tutoring somewhat on accident, as I become a de facto tutor for a number of my classmates toward the end of our general... read more

Robert L.
35/hour

Seattle, WA

Experienced Tutor in ESL, Listening and Speaking

I teach university students and workers in tech and other businesses. I have taught English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) for over twenty years, in a language school and a university in Japan, and privately here in Seattle. I have a... read more

35/hour
4.9 (268)
1,385 hours tutoring
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I teach university students and workers in tech and other businesses. I have taught English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) for over twenty years, in a language school and a university in Japan, and privately here in Seattle. I have a... read more

Stephen K.
65/hour

Seattle, WA

Expert Tutor of Writing, Reading, Study Skills, Test Prep, ESL, + More

I hold a Master's degree in Creative Writing from the University of Washington and a Bachelor's degree in English and Philosophy from Concordia University in Montreal. As a student, I won various academic awards––I am happy to provide a full... read more

65/hour
3 hours tutoring
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I hold a Master's degree in Creative Writing from the University of Washington and a Bachelor's degree in English and Philosophy from Concordia University in Montreal. As a student, I won various academic awards––I am happy to provide a full... read more

Giorgio C.
44/hour

Seattle, WA

PhD Engineering: Algebra, Calculus, Math, Matlab, Geometry,.., Italian

Greetings, everyone! I am an aerospace engineer holding a BS, MS and a PhD in mechanical and aerospace engineering. I enjoy teaching scientific subjects to high schoolers, college students and professional adults, as well as in classroom settings.... read more

44/hour
5.0 (51)
160 hours tutoring
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Greetings, everyone! I am an aerospace engineer holding a BS, MS and a PhD in mechanical and aerospace engineering. I enjoy teaching scientific subjects to high schoolers, college students and professional adults, as well as in classroom settings.... read more

John B.
60/hour

Seattle, WA

Japanese Tutor Who Loves Teaching

Hello! I’m John and I teach Japanese full-time! I also work as a part time dialect coach teaching actors how to speak Japanese for TV shows! I specialize in teaching Japanese as a foreign language. I have lived in both America and Japan and I... read more

60/hour
5.0 (658)
1,557 hours tutoring
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Hello! I’m John and I teach Japanese full-time! I also work as a part time dialect coach teaching actors how to speak Japanese for TV shows! I specialize in teaching Japanese as a foreign language. I have lived in both America and Japan and I... read more

Lea S.
25/hour

Seattle, WA

Friendly ESL Tutor! Conversation - Test Preparation - Writing

Hello! My name is Lea, and I am a friendly and experienced adult ESL teacher and tutor. I have a Masters of Education - TESOL, from Seattle University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in French, from the University of... read more

25/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Lea, and I am a friendly and experienced adult ESL teacher and tutor. I have a Masters of Education - TESOL, from Seattle University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in French, from the University of... read more

Richard F.
85/hour

Seattle, WA

Advanced intellectual mentoring from a novelist and philosopher.

Hello! My name is Richard. I grew up in England, have a Ph.D. in philosophy from Cornell, and taught on the faculty at several US universities. I've published six books, which you can check out at richardfarr.net. I teach at North Seattle... read more

85/hour
5.0 (65)
147 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Richard. I grew up in England, have a Ph.D. in philosophy from Cornell, and taught on the faculty at several US universities. I've published six books, which you can check out at richardfarr.net. I teach at North Seattle... read more

Nicholas N.
100/hour

Seattle, WA

Multitude of experience in all specialized subjects

At my current company, I assist in both the front-end and back-end development of the application. My primary focus is to improve the overall efficiency of the database as well as many of the tools that are utilized most by our clients. I also... read more

100/hour
4.9 (277)
1,033 hours tutoring
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At my current company, I assist in both the front-end and back-end development of the application. My primary focus is to improve the overall efficiency of the database as well as many of the tools that are utilized most by our clients. I also... read more

Luke H.
70/hour

Seattle, WA

Math, Philosophy, Test Prep

I specialize in standardized tests, especially SAT, ACT and LSAT. Although I generally consider myself a mathematician, having studied and taught philosophy at UW for seven years, I also have developed effective communication and pedagogical... read more

70/hour
5.0 (42)
257 hours tutoring
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I specialize in standardized tests, especially SAT, ACT and LSAT. Although I generally consider myself a mathematician, having studied and taught philosophy at UW for seven years, I also have developed effective communication and pedagogical... read more

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