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The Best Reading Tutors in Walnut Creek, CA

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Dan R.
45/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

UC Berkeley Phi Beta Kappa Grad Tutors History and English

However, my professors encouraged me to learn how to speed read and as a result I was often able to complete reading assignments of hundreds of pages in a day. Speed reading has the potential not only to increase the amount a student can read, but also improves reading comprehension. I... read more

45/hour
5.0 (97)
223 hours tutoring
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However, my professors encouraged me to learn how to speed read and as a result I was often able to complete reading assignments of hundreds of pages in a day. Speed reading has the potential not only to increase the amount a student can read, but also improves reading comprehension. I... read more

Don M.
45/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

UCSD grad, credentialed English teacher, published author, editor

Reading skills are not magical, they involve a logical process which can be taught by a knowledgeable and patient instructor. In addition to comprehension and analytical skills for both fiction and non-fiction, I give a strong focus to vocabulary and understanding of syntax because those are the basic tools of... read more

45/hour
4.8 (24)
76 hours tutoring
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Reading skills are not magical, they involve a logical process which can be taught by a knowledgeable and patient instructor. In addition to comprehension and analytical skills for both fiction and non-fiction, I give a strong focus to vocabulary and understanding of syntax because those are the basic tools of... read more

Marshal Y.
50/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Yale History graduate with Kaplan teaching credential

After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... read more

50/hour
4.2 (12)
53 hours tutoring
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After working with me in Reading and Writing, an ESL community college student improved her grades dramatically, matriculated to USF where she received Cum Laude Honors, and eventually earned an auditing position at PwC. I've had similar success tutoring 1st generation grade school children in English... read more

Brinda P.
50/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Competitive Speech Team Member (3 years)

In high school, I did various activities that involved a great deal of public speaking. I was on my high school competitive speech team and participated in Informative Speech and well as Extemporaneous Reading. I won multiple awards in these tournaments. I also participated in Business Professionals of America,... read more

50/hour
2.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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In high school, I did various activities that involved a great deal of public speaking. I was on my high school competitive speech team and participated in Informative Speech and well as Extemporaneous Reading. I won multiple awards in these tournaments. I also participated in Business Professionals of America,... read more

Rani M.
50/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

ESL and English language arts tutor

I have over nine years teaching experience and I am excited to be a tutor for Wyzant. In 2008, I received my master’s degree in multicultural education from the University of San Francisco. I graduated with a 3.9 GPA and am now pursuing my doctorate at Saint Mary’s College in Moraga. In my experience as an... read more

50/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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I have over nine years teaching experience and I am excited to be a tutor for Wyzant. In 2008, I received my master’s degree in multicultural education from the University of San Francisco. I graduated with a 3.9 GPA and am now pursuing my doctorate at Saint Mary’s College in Moraga. In my experience as an... read more

Ani D.
60/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

10+Years of Teaching and Mentoring Elementary Students

I specialize in helping students improve writing strategies including essays and short stories, vocabulary development, as well as grammar and spelling. I work with students to approach a critical thinking mindset while practicing reading comprehension and social studies concepts. In addition to English, I speak... read more

60/hour
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 1 hours
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I specialize in helping students improve writing strategies including essays and short stories, vocabulary development, as well as grammar and spelling. I work with students to approach a critical thinking mindset while practicing reading comprehension and social studies concepts. In addition to English, I speak... read more

Viv L.
40/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Stanford Alum; Reading, Writing, and Test Prep Specialist

...writing skills. Because of this personal journey, I am most passionate about helping students who are struggling to connect with reading, writing, and the humanities. I will teach students to read closely, think critically, express arguments, organize ideas, and, most importantly, gain confidence in themselves. Writing is... read more

40/hour
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...writing skills. Because of this personal journey, I am most passionate about helping students who are struggling to connect with reading, writing, and the humanities. I will teach students to read closely, think critically, express arguments, organize ideas, and, most importantly, gain confidence in themselves. Writing is... read more

Noelle M.
35/hour

Walnut Creek, CA

Caring, and knowledgeable. Arabic tutor. BS in Intenational Business

My elementary and high school education was conducted in Arabic language from Lebanon. I received a diploma in classic Arabic and French literature. To maintain my fluency, I read classic novels, and translate children books into English! In addition, I communicate with my family members and some friends.... read more

35/hour
4.5 (2)
19 hours tutoring
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My elementary and high school education was conducted in Arabic language from Lebanon. I received a diploma in classic Arabic and French literature. To maintain my fluency, I read classic novels, and translate children books into English! In addition, I communicate with my family members and some friends.... read more

S. Demaris B.
40/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Tutor, 10 years+ experience

My name is Demaris and I've been tutoring privately for over ten years. I tutor in most subjects but math is my specialty. I've worked with elementary school student up to adults. I love my work. I have a BA in Sociology, and since graduating I have completed six ECE units and I continue to take math classes at... read more

40/hour
4.7 (129)
4 hours tutoring Reading out of 608 hours
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My name is Demaris and I've been tutoring privately for over ten years. I tutor in most subjects but math is my specialty. I've worked with elementary school student up to adults. I love my work. I have a BA in Sociology, and since graduating I have completed six ECE units and I continue to take math classes at... read more

Clara S.
55/hour

Near Walnut Creek, CA

Enthusiastic German and English Tutor

I tutor students in German, English as a second language, as well as English from K-12 for native speakers. Tailoring my lessons an individual’s interests and needs, I help my students develop their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. My lessons incorporate a variety of materials, including... read more

55/hour
5.0 (2)
4 hours tutoring
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I tutor students in German, English as a second language, as well as English from K-12 for native speakers. Tailoring my lessons an individual’s interests and needs, I help my students develop their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. My lessons incorporate a variety of materials, including... read more

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Walnut Creek Reading Tutors Cost $35 - 65 per hour on average

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