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The Best ESL/ESOL Tutors in Tacoma, WA

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Cynthia O.
60/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Master's in Teaching with Math, English, Test Prep, ESL, and Computers

I started my work out of college as a middle school teacher. Then, I worked in the business world to learn how knowledge is used outside the academic environment. It helped prepare me to teach students what lies ahead after school. Wanting to learn new cultures and contribute to the education of those in another... read more

60/hour
4.8 (1057)
325 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 4,910 hours
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I started my work out of college as a middle school teacher. Then, I worked in the business world to learn how knowledge is used outside the academic environment. It helped prepare me to teach students what lies ahead after school. Wanting to learn new cultures and contribute to the education of those in another... read more

Joel P.
55/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Spanish, English, Testing - You name it & I will help!

I have been all over the world because of my love for Spanish: Spain, México, Perú, Guatemala, Honduras, Colombia, Ecuador, and Costa Rica. I have 13 years teaching experience: English, Spanish and Social Studies. I can help with those subjects, ACT, SAT and overcoming test anxiety (it's a real thing!). I am very... read more

55/hour
5.0 (10)
9 hours tutoring
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I have been all over the world because of my love for Spanish: Spain, México, Perú, Guatemala, Honduras, Colombia, Ecuador, and Costa Rica. I have 13 years teaching experience: English, Spanish and Social Studies. I can help with those subjects, ACT, SAT and overcoming test anxiety (it's a real thing!). I am very... read more

Alicia H.
40/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

English/ESL: reading, writing, pronunciation, conversation

Hello, my name is Alicia. I come from the state of Washington in the USA. My hobbies include traveling, reading, and hiking. I am happy to be able to enjoy these with my family. I graduated from Washington State University and have a Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences. I have over 10 years of teaching experience,... read more

40/hour
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Hello, my name is Alicia. I come from the state of Washington in the USA. My hobbies include traveling, reading, and hiking. I am happy to be able to enjoy these with my family. I graduated from Washington State University and have a Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences. I have over 10 years of teaching experience,... read more

Alisa S.
40/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

K-12, and American Sign Language Tutor

Hello, I love teaching, tutoring, and leading young people (kindergarten through college). The very first time I tutored, I was in high school and I went to the local elementary school to tutor reading. I was hooked! Since then, I have worked as a tutor for all ages, and most subjects. I have also worked for over ten... read more

40/hour
4.9 (46)
546 hours tutoring
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Hello, I love teaching, tutoring, and leading young people (kindergarten through college). The very first time I tutored, I was in high school and I went to the local elementary school to tutor reading. I was hooked! Since then, I have worked as a tutor for all ages, and most subjects. I have also worked for over ten... read more

Alexandria N.
55/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

I’m Alexandria, an advocate and educator. I specialize in writing

I’ve been tutoring for over eleven years and I adore learning with ESL and every age group or experience level. Let’s take on these challenges together and learn in a state of flow. Thanks! ESL/ESOL, TOEFL, Writing, Literature, Technical and Creative writing. SAT prep, Elementary and High School level... read more

55/hour
5.0 (10)
52 hours tutoring
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I’ve been tutoring for over eleven years and I adore learning with ESL and every age group or experience level. Let’s take on these challenges together and learn in a state of flow. Thanks! ESL/ESOL, TOEFL, Writing, Literature, Technical and Creative writing. SAT prep, Elementary and High School level... read more

James D.
50/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

British citizen offering statistics, psychology, SPSS and R

I am a British citizen and I am a recent immigrant to the US. I have a degree in international relations from the London School of Economics, and for most of my life I have worked as a writer. I have had several books published by mainstream publishers, and I have written articles in the UK national press. I have... read more

50/hour
5.0 (438)
20 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,394 hours
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I am a British citizen and I am a recent immigrant to the US. I have a degree in international relations from the London School of Economics, and for most of my life I have worked as a writer. I have had several books published by mainstream publishers, and I have written articles in the UK national press. I have... read more

Kamryn H.
35/hour

Tacoma, WA

Lover of languages and dance!

I taught dance back in high school and enjoyed it immensely. I am currently working on getting a Master's in Education with a focus in TESOL. During my undergraduate studies, I participated in language exchanges where I would help speakers of other languages learn English. That was in a casual setting, but with my TESOL... read more

35/hour
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I taught dance back in high school and enjoyed it immensely. I am currently working on getting a Master's in Education with a focus in TESOL. During my undergraduate studies, I participated in language exchanges where I would help speakers of other languages learn English. That was in a casual setting, but with my TESOL... read more

Rachelle B.
50/hour

Tacoma, WA

Patient and kind ESL teacher, 25+ years of experience, MA in TESOL

Hello! I love teaching students English and American culture. All ages and levels are welcome. I have taught overseas (14 years in Japan and almost 2 years in Tonga), as well as teaching at community colleges in WA and CA and UW and a university in Japan. I love teaching ESL students. They are always motivated to... read more

50/hour
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Hello! I love teaching students English and American culture. All ages and levels are welcome. I have taught overseas (14 years in Japan and almost 2 years in Tonga), as well as teaching at community colleges in WA and CA and UW and a university in Japan. I love teaching ESL students. They are always motivated to... read more

Xuan L.
40/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Chinese and Japanese Tutor

I grew up in China and lived and went to university in Japan. Coming from the north of China, I speak very fluent and standard Mandarin Chinese and having lived in Japan for more than five years, I am very fluent in Japanese. I feel confident that with learning two foreign languages (That would be English and Japanese... read more

40/hour
3.0 (2)
4 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 6 hours
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I grew up in China and lived and went to university in Japan. Coming from the north of China, I speak very fluent and standard Mandarin Chinese and having lived in Japan for more than five years, I am very fluent in Japanese. I feel confident that with learning two foreign languages (That would be English and Japanese... read more

Sarah C.
70/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Certified Teacher with Master's, Offering Online + In Person Tutoring

Experience: 2020 Graduate, Masters in Teaching, Northwest University. Certifications: Elementary Education, English Language Arts, Social Studies, Middle Levels Math (5-9) Long-Term Substitute Teacher, K-5 Highly Capable Program, Lake Washington School District, May 2021-end of school year. Long-Term Substitute Teacher,... read more

70/hour
5.0 (65)
5 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 77 hours
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Experience: 2020 Graduate, Masters in Teaching, Northwest University. Certifications: Elementary Education, English Language Arts, Social Studies, Middle Levels Math (5-9) Long-Term Substitute Teacher, K-5 Highly Capable Program, Lake Washington School District, May 2021-end of school year. Long-Term Substitute Teacher,... read more

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