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Kathy C. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathy C.
26/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Experienced Teacher, CA Credential: English, Spanish, ESL

I am an experienced, credentialed, recently retired teacher who is highly motivated to help adults and younger students to achieve their English, Spanish and SAT literacy goals, whether in school, business or simply to communicate better. I can also tutor the SAT practice. I taught in the Los Angeles Unified School... See Kathy's full profile

26/hour
5.0 (17)
19 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 49 hours
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I am an experienced, credentialed, recently retired teacher who is highly motivated to help adults and younger students to achieve their English, Spanish and SAT literacy goals, whether in school, business or simply to communicate better. I can also tutor the SAT practice. I taught in the Los Angeles Unified School... See Kathy's full profile

Jay Y. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jay Y.
30/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Patient and Effective Tutor

One of my favorite passions in life is teaching others. I have been more or less tutoring my whole life ever since I was in elementary as I tended to excel in academics compared to my peers. I have taught elementary to high school students in the past, including the 2 year paid position at a local tutoring center. What I... See Jay's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (123)
307 hours tutoring
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One of my favorite passions in life is teaching others. I have been more or less tutoring my whole life ever since I was in elementary as I tended to excel in academics compared to my peers. I have taught elementary to high school students in the past, including the 2 year paid position at a local tutoring center. What I... See Jay's full profile

Alexis R. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexis R.
30/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Fun and engaging tutor experience

I have a Bachelor's Degree in English with the option to teach secondary education. I have worked for STAR Education, an after-school program, for 8 years now. As a director of the program, I must know the curriculum being used at my school to extend the learning and principles into my program. I teach a variety of... See Alexis's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (74)
8 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 250 hours
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I have a Bachelor's Degree in English with the option to teach secondary education. I have worked for STAR Education, an after-school program, for 8 years now. As a director of the program, I must know the curriculum being used at my school to extend the learning and principles into my program. I teach a variety of... See Alexis's full profile

Andy Z. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andy Z.
35/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Certified English/Math/French Tutor at USC

I'm Andy, a tutor with 3 years of experience. I've taught over 800 hours in English, French, and Chinese on a popular language learning platform, where I met people from all over the world. It was amazing to see both kids’ and adults’ growth and gratitude to me as a teacher. I am certified to teach online with a... See Andy's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (20)
55 hours tutoring
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I'm Andy, a tutor with 3 years of experience. I've taught over 800 hours in English, French, and Chinese on a popular language learning platform, where I met people from all over the world. It was amazing to see both kids’ and adults’ growth and gratitude to me as a teacher. I am certified to teach online with a... See Andy's full profile

Alyson D. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alyson D.
40/hour

Near Torrance, CA

10 year SAT/ACT tutor, UCLA Law Grad, Helping you reach your goals!

I began tutoring for both the SAT and ACT (all subjects) nearly ten years ago while preparing to attend law school. I worked for two highly successful and well known tutoring companies in Los Angeles that provided extensive training and support to the tutors they employed. Although my education was focused on Liberal... See Alyson's full profile

40/hour
4.5 (8)
22 hours tutoring
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I began tutoring for both the SAT and ACT (all subjects) nearly ten years ago while preparing to attend law school. I worked for two highly successful and well known tutoring companies in Los Angeles that provided extensive training and support to the tutors they employed. Although my education was focused on Liberal... See Alyson's full profile

Denise V. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Denise V.
40/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Guiding self learning to personal success is what I do best!

For the last 20 years I've worked in Education as a classroom teacher, a substitute teacher, an AVID tutor and a private tutor as well as working in the school office as an Attendance Technician and School Secretary. I've taught all my students, including adults to become intelligent, tolerant, empathic, well-rounded... See Denise's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (4)
24 hours tutoring
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For the last 20 years I've worked in Education as a classroom teacher, a substitute teacher, an AVID tutor and a private tutor as well as working in the school office as an Attendance Technician and School Secretary. I've taught all my students, including adults to become intelligent, tolerant, empathic, well-rounded... See Denise's full profile

Sina S. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sina S.
40/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Helping Students Reach Their Goals with Mindfulness

Upon completing my studies, I opted to become a credentialed teacher. The following fall semester, I began teaching 3rd grade math and science at Cragmont Elementary School. After several stints here and there, I've had the lovely fortune of teaching toddlers to seniors amidst a plethora of subjects, whether it be SAT... See Sina's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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Upon completing my studies, I opted to become a credentialed teacher. The following fall semester, I began teaching 3rd grade math and science at Cragmont Elementary School. After several stints here and there, I've had the lovely fortune of teaching toddlers to seniors amidst a plethora of subjects, whether it be SAT... See Sina's full profile

Tatiana V. Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tatiana V.
40/hour

Torrance, CA

M.A. M.E. Spanish, Russian, English and IELTS instructor.

Across the country, schools and universities are closed in attempts to limit the spread of COVID -19. However, just because school is hiatus, it doesn’t mean that your or your child’s education has to be. That’s where online tutoring for elementary, middle, high school and college students across the U.S. through... See Tatiana's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (175)
85 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 626 hours
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Across the country, schools and universities are closed in attempts to limit the spread of COVID -19. However, just because school is hiatus, it doesn’t mean that your or your child’s education has to be. That’s where online tutoring for elementary, middle, high school and college students across the U.S. through... See Tatiana's full profile

Hiro M. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Hiro M.
50/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Experienced Japanese and ESL teacher

I have a Master's degree in TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language) as well as a teaching credential for Japanese language. I had taught Japanese at high schools and colleges in Orange county and ESL at adult schools in Los Angeles for over 20+ years. I also have coached table tennis at a Japanese high school... See Hiro's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (422)
55 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,817 hours
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I have a Master's degree in TESL (Teaching English as a Second Language) as well as a teaching credential for Japanese language. I had taught Japanese at high schools and colleges in Orange county and ESL at adult schools in Los Angeles for over 20+ years. I also have coached table tennis at a Japanese high school... See Hiro's full profile

Christopher S. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christopher S.
50/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Dedicated English, Math & SAT/ACT Tutor with a Bright Personality

Nice to meet you! I'm an experienced teacher, both in the classroom and privately, for kids of all ages. I've taught multiple SAT and ACT (math and English) prep courses at Da Vinci Public Charter School in El Segundo. I also spent a year in Vietnam, where I taught English and test preparation for students in elementary... See Christopher's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (50)
123 hours tutoring
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Nice to meet you! I'm an experienced teacher, both in the classroom and privately, for kids of all ages. I've taught multiple SAT and ACT (math and English) prep courses at Da Vinci Public Charter School in El Segundo. I also spent a year in Vietnam, where I taught English and test preparation for students in elementary... See Christopher's full profile

Charles B. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Charles B.
50/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Does COVID-19 have you down? I can help!

The COVID-19 virus has disrupted many students' academic plans this year. Maybe you planned to take that English class you always wanted to take but for which you could never find the time. Maybe it was time finally to fulfill that long-standing History requirement. Well, don't let COVID 19 derail you. I am here to help... See Charles's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (89)
14 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 268 hours
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The COVID-19 virus has disrupted many students' academic plans this year. Maybe you planned to take that English class you always wanted to take but for which you could never find the time. Maybe it was time finally to fulfill that long-standing History requirement. Well, don't let COVID 19 derail you. I am here to help... See Charles's full profile

Odilia B. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Odilia B.
55/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Experienced Spanish and English teacher

If you want to learn Spanish or English really well and having fun! Please do not hesitate to call me or contact me right now! I have 15 years experience in teaching kids, teenagers, adults in different environments like a classroom, institute, companies or privately. All my students do really well in no time, so you... See Odilia's full profile

55/hour
4.8 (45)
12 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 141 hours
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If you want to learn Spanish or English really well and having fun! Please do not hesitate to call me or contact me right now! I have 15 years experience in teaching kids, teenagers, adults in different environments like a classroom, institute, companies or privately. All my students do really well in no time, so you... See Odilia's full profile

Scott W. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Scott W.
60/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Math, Science, and English Tutor, College Counselor.

I've passed the CSET General Science I and II, as well as the CSET Chemistry test. I am a tutor with 10 years of experience preparing students for university, for standardized tests, and for their own academic pursuits in mathematics, science, and English. I have been employed at a number of quality... See Scott's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (380)
1,574 hours tutoring
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I've passed the CSET General Science I and II, as well as the CSET Chemistry test. I am a tutor with 10 years of experience preparing students for university, for standardized tests, and for their own academic pursuits in mathematics, science, and English. I have been employed at a number of quality... See Scott's full profile

R P. Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
R P.
60/hour

Torrance, CA

WRITING Coach- 1st report cards here, guided student success!

Hello, I am a 20 year veteran licensed and credentialed Writing teacher. This school year has been like no other. Unfortunately, most schools and classes can't or won't have the time to develop your student as a writer; an essential skill that is needed to succeed at the elementary/middle school/ HS and university level.... See R's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (37)
51 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 145 hours
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Hello, I am a 20 year veteran licensed and credentialed Writing teacher. This school year has been like no other. Unfortunately, most schools and classes can't or won't have the time to develop your student as a writer; an essential skill that is needed to succeed at the elementary/middle school/ HS and university level.... See R's full profile

Susan Y. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Susan Y.
62/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Full Potential Tutoring in Reading, Writing, and SAT/ACT Prep.

After 17 years of teaching junior high and high school English in the Los Angeles area,, I have opted for the last eight years to do one-on-one tutoring instead. I find it very rewarding. I am amazed at how quickly a student progresses once his or her deficiencies are discovered and remedied. Plus, the gains in... See Susan's full profile

62/hour
5.0 (466)
56 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,430 hours
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After 17 years of teaching junior high and high school English in the Los Angeles area,, I have opted for the last eight years to do one-on-one tutoring instead. I find it very rewarding. I am amazed at how quickly a student progresses once his or her deficiencies are discovered and remedied. Plus, the gains in... See Susan's full profile

Duane J. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Duane J.
65/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Success Begins with Effective Communication

Hello Friends, I'm DJ! I am a communications consultant and teacher that uses decades of skill to help students and professionals improve their oral and written communication for personal, academic, or career purposes. >>Writing is the key to communicating, learning, and demonstrating your expertise. So... See Duane's full profile

65/hour
4.7 (35)
17 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 120 hours
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Hello Friends, I'm DJ! I am a communications consultant and teacher that uses decades of skill to help students and professionals improve their oral and written communication for personal, academic, or career purposes. >>Writing is the key to communicating, learning, and demonstrating your expertise. So... See Duane's full profile

Phoebe W. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Phoebe W.
67/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Tutor for Proven Success: GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, TEAS, CBEST & MORE!

As an experienced academic tutor who has worked with a wide range of students, Phoebe is familiar with the various curriculums of a vicissitudes of schools and test preparations. This enables her to better comprehend and prepare lessons in accordance to the needs of her students. Phoebe’s anchoring philosophy rests... See Phoebe's full profile

67/hour
5.0 (844)
4 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 8,843 hours
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As an experienced academic tutor who has worked with a wide range of students, Phoebe is familiar with the various curriculums of a vicissitudes of schools and test preparations. This enables her to better comprehend and prepare lessons in accordance to the needs of her students. Phoebe’s anchoring philosophy rests... See Phoebe's full profile

Iheatu K. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Iheatu K.
75/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Cornell University (B.S.) and Michigan (MBA) Graduate Tutor

I am a seasoned recruiter with agency and in-house experience. I have my MBA and an Ivy League degree looking to do my part in helping students achieve! I have a strong belief that every student is capable, given the right time, attention, and resources. I have quite a bit of experience tutoring close friends and family.... See Iheatu's full profile

75/hour
3.3 (3)
10 hours tutoring
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I am a seasoned recruiter with agency and in-house experience. I have my MBA and an Ivy League degree looking to do my part in helping students achieve! I have a strong belief that every student is capable, given the right time, attention, and resources. I have quite a bit of experience tutoring close friends and family.... See Iheatu's full profile

Anuj B. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anuj B.
80/hour

Near Torrance, CA

UT Austin Honors Grad, Professional + Patient Tutor

My name is Anuj and I am a graduate student at UNT. I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a merit scholarship from the University of Texas-Austin with a B.A. in Psychology, a Business Foundations Certificate from McCombs School of Business (with High Honors), and a minor in German with a GPA of 3.92! I was a straight A... See Anuj's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (107)
145 hours tutoring
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My name is Anuj and I am a graduate student at UNT. I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a merit scholarship from the University of Texas-Austin with a B.A. in Psychology, a Business Foundations Certificate from McCombs School of Business (with High Honors), and a minor in German with a GPA of 3.92! I was a straight A... See Anuj's full profile

Micah J. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Micah J.
80/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Neuroscientist tutoring in Statistics, Writing, and Science

As a neuroscientist, I study how brains think. As an educator, I teach students how to exercise their brains! I've been tutoring and teaching for 20 years in diverse levels (high school, college, grad school, postgrad) and diverse topics (statistics, writing and editing, college prep, math, English, SAT, psychology,... See Micah's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (2)
9 hours tutoring
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As a neuroscientist, I study how brains think. As an educator, I teach students how to exercise their brains! I've been tutoring and teaching for 20 years in diverse levels (high school, college, grad school, postgrad) and diverse topics (statistics, writing and editing, college prep, math, English, SAT, psychology,... See Micah's full profile

Alisa W. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alisa W.
80/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Tutor of Russian, Piano and English

Hi, my name is Alisa, and I'm a linguaholic! I’m originally from Russia where I majored in linguistics and interpreting of Russian, English, and French. I started teaching English as a private tutor in 2003, and from 2008 to 2010 I worked as an English instructor at a private language school in Russia. This is where I... See Alisa's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (326)
271 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,289 hours
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Hi, my name is Alisa, and I'm a linguaholic! I’m originally from Russia where I majored in linguistics and interpreting of Russian, English, and French. I started teaching English as a private tutor in 2003, and from 2008 to 2010 I worked as an English instructor at a private language school in Russia. This is where I... See Alisa's full profile

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

Near Torrance, CA

+ Nationally Certified Dyslexia Practitioner,Multiple Licensed Teacher

Since 2008, I've been a practicing and certified dyslexia practitioner through the IDA, and through the Wilson Reading System. I hold two current teaching licenses, and have ample references and recommendations ready to share. Feel free to connect with me on Linkedin (Jada Golden Sherman) to learn more while you're... See Jada's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (11)
14 hours tutoring
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Since 2008, I've been a practicing and certified dyslexia practitioner through the IDA, and through the Wilson Reading System. I hold two current teaching licenses, and have ample references and recommendations ready to share. Feel free to connect with me on Linkedin (Jada Golden Sherman) to learn more while you're... See Jada's full profile

Joshua S. Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joshua S.
100/hour

Torrance, CA

An award winning Public Speaking , ESL and Chess and Poker Coach

You'll find me to probably one of the most unique and experienced tutoring options for adults and children that you will see on Wyzant. All my programs are designed for my students to be a better communicator. Whether Public Speaking, Sales Training, Business English or even Chess and Poker. Numerous reviews and... See Joshua's full profile

100/hour
4.5 (4)
8 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 17 hours
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You'll find me to probably one of the most unique and experienced tutoring options for adults and children that you will see on Wyzant. All my programs are designed for my students to be a better communicator. Whether Public Speaking, Sales Training, Business English or even Chess and Poker. Numerous reviews and... See Joshua's full profile

Jordan M. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jordan M.
150/hour

Near Torrance, CA

Columbia Grad Writing Tutor and College Essay Consultant

Hi! My name is Jordan. I'm a recent grad from Columbia University with hundreds of hours of writing tutoring and English teaching experience! I've been tutoring academic and fictional essay writing, SAT Reading and Writing, the TOEFL, and college essay writing for over eight years. While at Columbia, I also designed the... See Jordan's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (60)
153 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Jordan. I'm a recent grad from Columbia University with hundreds of hours of writing tutoring and English teaching experience! I've been tutoring academic and fictional essay writing, SAT Reading and Writing, the TOEFL, and college essay writing for over eight years. While at Columbia, I also designed the... See Jordan's full profile

Marine S. Near Torrance, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marine S.
200/hour

Near Torrance, CA

math, economics, statistics

"Investment in knowledge always pays the best interest." - Benjamin Franklin Hi, my name is Marine. I have been tutoring for over six years. During these 6 years I have had students from different backgrounds and age groups. I started as a tutor for middle and high school students, and later tutored students at The... See Marine's full profile

200/hour
5.0 (115)
365 hours tutoring
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"Investment in knowledge always pays the best interest." - Benjamin Franklin Hi, my name is Marine. I have been tutoring for over six years. During these 6 years I have had students from different backgrounds and age groups. I started as a tutor for middle and high school students, and later tutored students at The... See Marine's full profile

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