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Ray B. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ray B.
22/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

I've Had Much Success with Eliminating Writer's Block!

Writing is my strongest area of expertise. I have honed these skills through the creation of legislative reports during my time in government in Sacramento and Washington, D.C. I have written highly technical reports as a management consultant for local governments while working in Bay Area. Continuing this... See Ray's full profile

22/hour
5.0 (2545)
1,358 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,716 hours
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Writing is my strongest area of expertise. I have honed these skills through the creation of legislative reports during my time in government in Sacramento and Washington, D.C. I have written highly technical reports as a management consultant for local governments while working in Bay Area. Continuing this... See Ray's full profile

Victoria S. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Victoria S.
25/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

MS in Nutrition with 10+ Years Tutoring Experience

I am a professional, enthusiastic tutor with and MS in Nutrition from NYU and 5 years of experience working as a nutritionist for several health centers in Los Angeles. Expert at strategic test-taking, essay writing, assessing patients and formulating effective health plans. See Victoria's full profile

25/hour
4.9 (1188)
5,631 hours tutoring
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I am a professional, enthusiastic tutor with and MS in Nutrition from NYU and 5 years of experience working as a nutritionist for several health centers in Los Angeles. Expert at strategic test-taking, essay writing, assessing patients and formulating effective health plans. See Victoria's full profile

Tessa R. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tessa R.
30/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Experienced English and Writing Tutor and Recent College Grad

I want to help students improve their grades, fine-tune their writing -- whether for class or application essays -- and get into college. Most of all, I want to support their growth as writers and thinkers. My philosophy is that, with persistence, every student can learn to write well. I enjoy working... See Tessa's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (41)
62 hours tutoring Writing out of 112 hours
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I want to help students improve their grades, fine-tune their writing -- whether for class or application essays -- and get into college. Most of all, I want to support their growth as writers and thinkers. My philosophy is that, with persistence, every student can learn to write well. I enjoy working... See Tessa's full profile

Alaina P. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alaina P.
35/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Technical & Creative Writing Tutor

Being an English tutor and having a BA in Journalism, I can help with any level of writing style as a form of communicating-from informal, to journal and technical writing. We can work on structuring papers so the flow of ideas makes sense to your reader. We can also go over good editing, getting the... See Alaina's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (10)
29 hours tutoring Writing out of 115 hours
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Being an English tutor and having a BA in Journalism, I can help with any level of writing style as a form of communicating-from informal, to journal and technical writing. We can work on structuring papers so the flow of ideas makes sense to your reader. We can also go over good editing, getting the... See Alaina's full profile

Daniel K. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Daniel K.
45/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Humanities/Social Sciences Tutor, Experienced in Writing/English

According to the State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, CBEST requirements are waived by a satisfactory score of 22 in English and 23 in Mathematics on the ACT examination. I believe that my personal score of 29 in English and 27 in Mathematics qualifies me to tutor students looking for help with the... See Daniel's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (42)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 52 hours
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According to the State of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing, CBEST requirements are waived by a satisfactory score of 22 in English and 23 in Mathematics on the ACT examination. I believe that my personal score of 29 in English and 27 in Mathematics qualifies me to tutor students looking for help with the... See Daniel's full profile

Marc P. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marc P.
50/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Elementary and Middle School Math and English. College-level Ethics.

Immediately out of college, I took a position as a Teacher's Assistant in the Philosophy Department at the Santa Barbara City College. For six years, I led the philosophy classes, tutored students with their writing, graded hundreds of essays and more. After leaving SBCC, I took up a tutoring position with... See Marc's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (1)
13 hours tutoring
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Immediately out of college, I took a position as a Teacher's Assistant in the Philosophy Department at the Santa Barbara City College. For six years, I led the philosophy classes, tutored students with their writing, graded hundreds of essays and more. After leaving SBCC, I took up a tutoring position with... See Marc's full profile

CHRISTIANA H. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
CHRISTIANA H.
55/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Proofreader and English Tutor Specializing in Writing

I am a native, English-speaker who graduated from Emory University with a psychology degree and Spanish minor. As an undergraduate student, I studied abroad multiple times and gained firsthand, second language learning experience. I obtained my TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate in 2011 and... See CHRISTIANA's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (5)
11 hours tutoring
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I am a native, English-speaker who graduated from Emory University with a psychology degree and Spanish minor. As an undergraduate student, I studied abroad multiple times and gained firsthand, second language learning experience. I obtained my TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate in 2011 and... See CHRISTIANA's full profile

Lauren B. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lauren B.
60/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Dartmouth graduate - English major cum laude

I graduated from Dartmouth College cum laude with High Honors in Creative writing. While at Dartmouth, I worked at the Institute for Writing and Rhetoric as a tutor to other undergraduates, able to assist with a wide array of subjects and types of writing. See Lauren's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (34)
43 hours tutoring Writing out of 91 hours
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I graduated from Dartmouth College cum laude with High Honors in Creative writing. While at Dartmouth, I worked at the Institute for Writing and Rhetoric as a tutor to other undergraduates, able to assist with a wide array of subjects and types of writing. See Lauren's full profile

Carol Anne S. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carol Anne S.
60/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

MA in Linguistics, freelance writer, editor and translator

I help students with all manner of English skills, including developing and writing essays, learning how to self-edit their own writing, learning (or re-learning) grammar rules, improving their reading comprehension, and preparing for the reading and writing sections of any standardized test. Along... See Carol Anne's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (462)
93 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,213 hours
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I help students with all manner of English skills, including developing and writing essays, learning how to self-edit their own writing, learning (or re-learning) grammar rules, improving their reading comprehension, and preparing for the reading and writing sections of any standardized test. Along... See Carol Anne's full profile

Kimberly L. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kimberly L.
60/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Math and English K-8 Tutor, Specializing in Reading and Writing

In addition to being in the classroom for 8 years servicing class sizes of 25 to 40 students, I have 4 years of experience tutoring pre-K to 8th grade with session sizes of 1-2 students. I specialize in all subjects, particularly at the K-6 levels, in Math, English, Reading and Writing. I also excel in teaching... See Kimberly's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (41)
108 hours tutoring
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In addition to being in the classroom for 8 years servicing class sizes of 25 to 40 students, I have 4 years of experience tutoring pre-K to 8th grade with session sizes of 1-2 students. I specialize in all subjects, particularly at the K-6 levels, in Math, English, Reading and Writing. I also excel in teaching... See Kimberly's full profile

Eric G. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eric G.
70/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

20 Years Exp. Writing Coach, College Counselor, Professional Mentor

I trained our staff of 50+ tutors to focus on holistic growth (critical thinking skills and inter/intrapersonal intelligence). As well as my executive and college counseling experience, I have taught writing, literary and film analysis, and test prep. for the last twenty years, utilizing the knowledge gained... See Eric's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (3)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 12 hours
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I trained our staff of 50+ tutors to focus on holistic growth (critical thinking skills and inter/intrapersonal intelligence). As well as my executive and college counseling experience, I have taught writing, literary and film analysis, and test prep. for the last twenty years, utilizing the knowledge gained... See Eric's full profile

Alex R. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex R.
75/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Enthusiastic SAT/ACT Tutor: 10+ Yrs Experience w/ Ivy League Students

Whether it's because they don't have a firm hold on grammar or they have a hard time translating the ideas in their head into words on a page, I've helped many kinds of students improve not only their writing but also their perceptions of themselves as writers. My work with students goes beyond... See Alex's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (61)
14 hours tutoring Writing out of 189 hours
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Whether it's because they don't have a firm hold on grammar or they have a hard time translating the ideas in their head into words on a page, I've helped many kinds of students improve not only their writing but also their perceptions of themselves as writers. My work with students goes beyond... See Alex's full profile

Jakob J. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jakob J.
80/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

College Essay and Admissions Coach

Preparing for your next step in education can be daunting. Whether you are looking toward an undergraduate or graduate program, you face a lot of writing about yourself, and that is something we are not typically trained to do. As such, my priority as an essay and admissions coach is to help students find their... See Jakob's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (78)
143 hours tutoring Writing out of 148 hours
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Preparing for your next step in education can be daunting. Whether you are looking toward an undergraduate or graduate program, you face a lot of writing about yourself, and that is something we are not typically trained to do. As such, my priority as an essay and admissions coach is to help students find their... See Jakob's full profile

Jada G. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jada G.
90/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

+ Nationally Certified Dyslexia Practitioner,Multiple Licensed Teacher

I was an A+ writing student in college. My professors gave me A+ even though + were not part of the grading system. I am constantly being asked, by my peers, to look over their writing. Not only am I a writing teacher, but I am also in the process of becoming a published author. In addition to... See Jada's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (11)
13 hours tutoring
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I was an A+ writing student in college. My professors gave me A+ even though + were not part of the grading system. I am constantly being asked, by my peers, to look over their writing. Not only am I a writing teacher, but I am also in the process of becoming a published author. In addition to... See Jada's full profile

Mel P. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mel P.
100/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Patient UC Berkeley Grad Tutors in WRITING LITERARY & ACADEMIC ESSAYS

Great knowledge and experience with literature, high school English, college English, essay research and formatting. Guide students to strengthen various historical, academic creative, and college admissions essays. See Mel's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (140)
116 hours tutoring Writing out of 514 hours
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Great knowledge and experience with literature, high school English, college English, essay research and formatting. Guide students to strengthen various historical, academic creative, and college admissions essays. See Mel's full profile

Sonya E. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sonya E.
100/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, 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 of experience writing fiction. I cover and... See Sonya's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (550)
715 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,467 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 of experience writing fiction. I cover and... See Sonya's full profile

Scott E. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Scott E.
130/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Attorney Tutoring: Public Speaking, Writing, and Law

UCLA Law Graduate. Practicing Attorney. Writing Tutor See Scott's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (154)
153 hours tutoring Writing out of 433 hours
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UCLA Law Graduate. Practicing Attorney. Writing Tutor See Scott's full profile

Gabriel M. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gabriel M.
135/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Experienced College Essay Coach with UCLA PhD in English

Working with a strong coach can make a huge impact on your ability to reach the college of your dreams. I hold an MA and PhD in English Literature from UCLA, where I taught for nearly a decade, working with a diverse range of students. My own writing has been published in academic and literary journals, and I... See Gabriel's full profile

135/hour
5.0 (163)
16 hours tutoring Writing out of 427 hours
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Working with a strong coach can make a huge impact on your ability to reach the college of your dreams. I hold an MA and PhD in English Literature from UCLA, where I taught for nearly a decade, working with a diverse range of students. My own writing has been published in academic and literary journals, and I... See Gabriel's full profile

William R. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
William R.
140/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

2021: Harvard, Columbia, Stanford. 2022: Cornell, Columbia, JHU!

And Subah, perfect 5 on AP EURO, to Alice, perfect 1600 on SAT; Tryggvi on graduation, Columbia University School of Journalism; and students accepted at Carnegie Melon, UC Berkeley, Georgia Tech! September, 2017: Congratulations 5 students with 750+ Reading/Writing , August SAT! Spring 2017:... See William's full profile

140/hour
5.0 (1962)
1,062 hours tutoring Writing out of 8,015 hours
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And Subah, perfect 5 on AP EURO, to Alice, perfect 1600 on SAT; Tryggvi on graduation, Columbia University School of Journalism; and students accepted at Carnegie Melon, UC Berkeley, Georgia Tech! September, 2017: Congratulations 5 students with 750+ Reading/Writing , August SAT! Spring 2017:... See William's full profile

Timothy S. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Timothy S.
140/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

The Tutor I Always Wish I Had

Hello! I am a graduate of Harvard-Westlake High School and Wesleyan University. Right out of college, I started my professional life as a legal analyst on Wall Street. This was the track I had always thought I was supposed to be on and it wasn't until a year had passed that I realized I needed something more. Cue... See Timothy's full profile

140/hour
5.0 (385)
161 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,117 hours
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Hello! I am a graduate of Harvard-Westlake High School and Wesleyan University. Right out of college, I started my professional life as a legal analyst on Wall Street. This was the track I had always thought I was supposed to be on and it wasn't until a year had passed that I realized I needed something more. Cue... See Timothy's full profile

Ilene G. Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ilene G.
150/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

Career Counselor/Coach/Writer/Editor

I have a JD from UCLA School of Law and have honed my writing craft through 25 years in the legal field. I am also currently a part time Student Affairs Officer at UCLA School of Law where my job duties include editing the students' resumes, cover letters, and personal statements. See Ilene's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (29)
5 hours tutoring Writing out of 109 hours
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I have a JD from UCLA School of Law and have honed my writing craft through 25 years in the legal field. I am also currently a part time Student Affairs Officer at UCLA School of Law where my job duties include editing the students' resumes, cover letters, and personal statements. See Ilene's full profile

H S. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
H S.
150/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

College Grad School Essays Personal Statements|Resumes|Interview Prep

Whether providing them career guidance and support or helping them write standout essays and personal statements (i.e. for college, graduate school, ERAS, fellowships, etc.), as a trusted advisor, mentor, and coach I enable and empower clients to define and achieve their personal and professional goals. As a... See H's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (17)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 57 hours
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Whether providing them career guidance and support or helping them write standout essays and personal statements (i.e. for college, graduate school, ERAS, fellowships, etc.), as a trusted advisor, mentor, and coach I enable and empower clients to define and achieve their personal and professional goals. As a... See H's full profile

Amanda R. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amanda R.
160/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

History and English Tutor (Official AP History Reader)

But I learned the secret in college and now I'm hooked -- and I promise, you will be too. After receiving a BA, MA and doing work towards a Phd in history at UCLA, I started writing history books (the "Nutshell Notes" series), taught American history in Lithuania and tutored learning... See Amanda's full profile

160/hour
5.0 (890)
404 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,956 hours
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But I learned the secret in college and now I'm hooked -- and I promise, you will be too. After receiving a BA, MA and doing work towards a Phd in history at UCLA, I started writing history books (the "Nutshell Notes" series), taught American history in Lithuania and tutored learning... See Amanda's full profile

Ben U. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ben U.
175/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Berkeley PhD, Harvard Author - Writing Coach for College Essays

MY APPROACH I adopt a streamlined approach to the essay-writing process by -Connecting with students to draw out the best possible application narrative. -Helping students overcome their fear of writing. -Breaking down the writing process into achievable tasks. My students find that after just a few... See Ben's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (25)
17 hours tutoring Writing out of 69 hours
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MY APPROACH I adopt a streamlined approach to the essay-writing process by -Connecting with students to draw out the best possible application narrative. -Helping students overcome their fear of writing. -Breaking down the writing process into achievable tasks. My students find that after just a few... See Ben's full profile

Amalynne B. Near Sherman Oaks, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amalynne B.
200/hour

Near Sherman Oaks, CA

Experienced multi-subject essay and thesis writing tutor

For the past seven years, I have worked primarily as a business, political science, and English writing tutor. I specialize in writing and research for undergrad and master's level theses across a wide range of subjects including economics, political science, sociology, international... See Amalynne's full profile

200/hour
5.0 (355)
574 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,742 hours
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For the past seven years, I have worked primarily as a business, political science, and English writing tutor. I specialize in writing and research for undergrad and master's level theses across a wide range of subjects including economics, political science, sociology, international... See Amalynne's full profile

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