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Kevin G. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kevin G.
16/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Reading for K-6 students online

I have had informal tutoring experience for K-6 students in reading. I have helped K-6 students who are struggling in reading or are behind in their grade level. I am very helpful and calm to help your son or daughter get better in reading. See Kevin's full profile

16/hour
5.0 (14)
31 hours tutoring Reading out of 52 hours
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I have had informal tutoring experience for K-6 students in reading. I have helped K-6 students who are struggling in reading or are behind in their grade level. I am very helpful and calm to help your son or daughter get better in reading. See Kevin's full profile

Wendy B. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Wendy B.
30/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Caring elementary teacher specializing in Language Arts and Mathematic

I am a dedicated elementary school teacher. I teach grades kinder, first, second and fifth. I have taught in a self-contained classroom in subjects language arts, reading, phonics, grammar, writing, math, science, art, etc. I work with English learners in helping them learn English. I taught online distance... See Wendy's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (196)
161 hours tutoring Reading out of 678 hours
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I am a dedicated elementary school teacher. I teach grades kinder, first, second and fifth. I have taught in a self-contained classroom in subjects language arts, reading, phonics, grammar, writing, math, science, art, etc. I work with English learners in helping them learn English. I taught online distance... See Wendy's full profile

Rufina C. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rufina C.
35/hour

Near Whittier, CA

English Major at UCLA, Aspiring Journalist

As an immigrant who had to work relentlessly to learn English and be able to communicate with others, English slowly became my greatest passion. I realize how valuable the English language is, for being able to read, write and speak dynamically allows one to engage with others. Since middle school, I have... See Rufina's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (2)
11 hours tutoring
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As an immigrant who had to work relentlessly to learn English and be able to communicate with others, English slowly became my greatest passion. I realize how valuable the English language is, for being able to read, write and speak dynamically allows one to engage with others. Since middle school, I have... See Rufina's full profile

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

Near Whittier, CA

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

Reading, writing and speaking are all essential to learning the English language properly. I teach using both phonics to read the words and whole language for comprehension. This includes reading stories for meaning that I believe are crucial to teaching Reading. My multiple subject teaching... See Denise's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (4)
24 hours tutoring
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Reading, writing and speaking are all essential to learning the English language properly. I teach using both phonics to read the words and whole language for comprehension. This includes reading stories for meaning that I believe are crucial to teaching Reading. My multiple subject teaching... See Denise's full profile

Jane W. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jane W.
40/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Effective English Tutor specializing in Grammar, Writing and Spelling

.... Not only have I taught young children, but as a preschool director, was responsible for training preschool and Pre-k teachers how to teach pre-reading and reading skills.... See Jane's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (16)
61 hours tutoring Reading out of 71 hours
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.... Not only have I taught young children, but as a preschool director, was responsible for training preschool and Pre-k teachers how to teach pre-reading and reading skills.... See Jane's full profile

Olufemi A. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Olufemi A.
40/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Patient and knowledgeable math tutor for all levels

I have been tutoring for more than five years, and I find it best to work with what you know, and improve it if there are holes or deficiencies in the knowledge. I love tutoring math and I have been doing that since high school, but I officially started tutoring at Santa Ana College March, 2016, and I've loved it... See Olufemi's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (26)
126 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring for more than five years, and I find it best to work with what you know, and improve it if there are holes or deficiencies in the knowledge. I love tutoring math and I have been doing that since high school, but I officially started tutoring at Santa Ana College March, 2016, and I've loved it... See Olufemi's full profile

Martha S. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Martha S.
49/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Succeed in Middle, High School, and College English

Even if you do not take Latin, vocabulary can be learned, although most students do not learn new words solely by looking them up on their own. How I teach vocabulary depends on your reading interests and learning style. Some do best when words encountered in reading assignments are defined and discussed;... See Martha's full profile

49/hour
5.0 (183)
14 hours tutoring Reading out of 530 hours
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Even if you do not take Latin, vocabulary can be learned, although most students do not learn new words solely by looking them up on their own. How I teach vocabulary depends on your reading interests and learning style. Some do best when words encountered in reading assignments are defined and discussed;... See Martha's full profile

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

Near Whittier, CA

Patient, Kind, Energetic Teacher & Tutor

Hello parents and students! I have been tutoring children Pre-K to 8th grade in Math, Reading, English, Language Arts, English as a Second Language, & helping with Homework for the last 11 years. I have my Masters in Ed and Teaching credential. Prior to becoming a teacher, I graduated from UCLA with my BA in... See Melissa's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (16)
19 hours tutoring Reading out of 20 hours
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Hello parents and students! I have been tutoring children Pre-K to 8th grade in Math, Reading, English, Language Arts, English as a Second Language, & helping with Homework for the last 11 years. I have my Masters in Ed and Teaching credential. Prior to becoming a teacher, I graduated from UCLA with my BA in... See Melissa's full profile

Jacquiline D. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacquiline D.
50/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Experienced, Caring, and Dynamic Teacher With Many Skills!

I graduated from UCLA with a bachelors degree in Sociology and went on to receive my multiple subject credential from Point Loma University. From there, I worked at a Sylvan Learning Center for four years tutoring kids of all ages in math, reading, and study skills. During that time, I was also substitute teaching... See Jacquiline's full profile

50/hour
21 hours tutoring
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I graduated from UCLA with a bachelors degree in Sociology and went on to receive my multiple subject credential from Point Loma University. From there, I worked at a Sylvan Learning Center for four years tutoring kids of all ages in math, reading, and study skills. During that time, I was also substitute teaching... See Jacquiline's full profile

Cherol K. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cherol K.
50/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Prof/Dean English Writing/Lit/Reading, Bar Exam, Hist.

Due to my strong background as an English major with writing, speech and debate awards, I have great success working with those who need assistance in Essay writing, grammar, spelling, reading, history, social studies, government, study skills and comprehension. I want to give my students the confidence to... See Cherol's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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Due to my strong background as an English major with writing, speech and debate awards, I have great success working with those who need assistance in Essay writing, grammar, spelling, reading, history, social studies, government, study skills and comprehension. I want to give my students the confidence to... See Cherol's full profile

David G. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David G.
50/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Adept, expert epistemologist (in training) for Mathematics.

I have read over 100 books in my lifetime. I'm about halfway done reading the Bible. I write poetry and songs, I also read many essays when I find time. See David's full profile

50/hour
3.7 (6)
22 hours tutoring
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I have read over 100 books in my lifetime. I'm about halfway done reading the Bible. I write poetry and songs, I also read many essays when I find time. See David's full profile

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

Near Whittier, 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)
45 hours tutoring Reading out of 106 hours
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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

Michael B. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael B.
60/hour

Near Whittier, CA

An English tutor with over twenty years of experience.

After graduating from California State University, Northridge, I began my teaching career working as an E.S.L. instructor/Educational Supervisor at Los Angeles ORT College where I remained for three years from 1989-1992. In 1992, I moved to Premier Academy in Pasadena/Arcadia. At Premier, I was the head English... See Michael's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
16 hours tutoring
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After graduating from California State University, Northridge, I began my teaching career working as an E.S.L. instructor/Educational Supervisor at Los Angeles ORT College where I remained for three years from 1989-1992. In 1992, I moved to Premier Academy in Pasadena/Arcadia. At Premier, I was the head English... See Michael's full profile

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

Near Whittier, CA

Math, Science, and English Tutor, College Counselor.

I have a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, and experience teaching English at all levels. I have experience helping students with conversation, grammar and sentence structure, reading comprehension, writing, and vocabulary. See Scott's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (380)
1,572 hours tutoring
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I have a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, and experience teaching English at all levels. I have experience helping students with conversation, grammar and sentence structure, reading comprehension, writing, and vocabulary. See Scott's full profile

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

Near Whittier, CA

Dartmouth graduate passionate about writing!

Hi! My name is Lauren and I am a recent graduate of Dartmouth College, where I majored in English and Government and graduated Cum Laude with High Honors in creative writing. I am currently working in LA as a writer, but I am passionate about teaching — at Dartmouth, I worked as a writing tutor for the RWIT center for... See Lauren's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (33)
89 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Lauren and I am a recent graduate of Dartmouth College, where I majored in English and Government and graduated Cum Laude with High Honors in creative writing. I am currently working in LA as a writer, but I am passionate about teaching — at Dartmouth, I worked as a writing tutor for the RWIT center for... See Lauren's full profile

David F. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
David F.
65/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Experienced Teacher In Legal Studies, Bar Exam, Science, Math and More

Everyone reads. Right? Yes, but how many really know HOW to read properly? Language skills in all forms are crucial to daily modern life. And reading is critical to achieving this. How one uses, or misuses, or misreads language can determine success or failure in interaction with others. English... See David's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (514)
2,285 hours tutoring
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Everyone reads. Right? Yes, but how many really know HOW to read properly? Language skills in all forms are crucial to daily modern life. And reading is critical to achieving this. How one uses, or misuses, or misreads language can determine success or failure in interaction with others. English... See David's full profile

John V. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John V.
75/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Tutor

I have over ten years of experience helping students improve their performance on the SAT Writing and Reading sections. See John's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (13)
18 hours tutoring
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I have over ten years of experience helping students improve their performance on the SAT Writing and Reading sections. See John's full profile

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

Near Whittier, CA

UT Austin Honors Grad, Professional + Patient Tutor

SAT writing score: 710 SAT verbal score: 730 ACT reading: 34 ACT English: 33 See Anuj's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (107)
145 hours tutoring
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SAT writing score: 710 SAT verbal score: 730 ACT reading: 34 ACT English: 33 See Anuj's full profile

Rachel M. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rachel M.
85/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Former Kinder to 6th Grade Aide

Before I earned my credential, I was an elementary school tutor and kindergarten classroom aide. My focus is literacy and math in elementary school classrooms. I started my teaching career as a reading tutor for kindergarteners and have taught kinder, middle, and high school. I have been teaching high school for... See Rachel's full profile

85/hour
74 hours tutoring
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Before I earned my credential, I was an elementary school tutor and kindergarten classroom aide. My focus is literacy and math in elementary school classrooms. I started my teaching career as a reading tutor for kindergarteners and have taught kinder, middle, and high school. I have been teaching high school for... See Rachel's full profile

Michele N. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michele N.
90/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Experienced, Effective SAT/ACT tutor; AP Euro, APUSH, and AP Lit tutor

I have a BA in English (and Comparative Literature) and an MA in History. I have had great success improving students' reading speeds, analytical abilities, and comprehension. See Michele's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (349)
1,153 hours tutoring
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I have a BA in English (and Comparative Literature) and an MA in History. I have had great success improving students' reading speeds, analytical abilities, and comprehension. See Michele's full profile

Jefferson B. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jefferson B.
95/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Experienced & Compassionate CA Public School Teacher/ Tutor

You/ your child needs help in school. I get it. Common Core lessons are challenging. I'll help with lessons and homework in a fun, friendly way that works. After graduating from St. Stephen's Prep High School outside Washington D.C., I spent 4 years at Tulane University graduating with a Bachelor's Degree. This year... See Jefferson's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (6)
21 hours tutoring
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You/ your child needs help in school. I get it. Common Core lessons are challenging. I'll help with lessons and homework in a fun, friendly way that works. After graduating from St. Stephen's Prep High School outside Washington D.C., I spent 4 years at Tulane University graduating with a Bachelor's Degree. This year... See Jefferson's full profile

Sameer K. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sameer K.
100/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Experienced tutor finishing PhD from Cambridge

You do not need to know everything; I did much better in school than those that knew more than me simply by staying calm during an exam. Basically, I tell kids my three R's: read, remember, relax. Learning math is mostly just repetition. The adage “you can’t study for a math test” is wrong. The way... See Sameer's full profile

100/hour
4.7 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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You do not need to know everything; I did much better in school than those that knew more than me simply by staying calm during an exam. Basically, I tell kids my three R's: read, remember, relax. Learning math is mostly just repetition. The adage “you can’t study for a math test” is wrong. The way... See Sameer's full profile

Leila K. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Leila K.
120/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Law student: High school/College essay writing or 1L Tutor

Hello! I am a 3rd year law student at USC Gould School of Law, which is T20 school. I was just shy of the top 10% of my law school class after 1L. I have a job at a top big law firm in venture capital, emerging company work set for after graduation. I have an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies from UCSB.... See Leila's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (2)
13 hours tutoring
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Hello! I am a 3rd year law student at USC Gould School of Law, which is T20 school. I was just shy of the top 10% of my law school class after 1L. I have a job at a top big law firm in venture capital, emerging company work set for after graduation. I have an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies from UCSB.... See Leila's full profile

Nicholas M. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicholas M.
120/hour

Near Whittier, CA

Friendly, relatable tutor with over 15 years of experience

I currently tutor elementary school kids at a tutoring center in private and group sessions. I am thus familiar with the math, reading, and writing curricula. My ability to simplify subject material into fun, relatable lessons is the secret to my success. Developing good study habits is integral to becoming a... See Nicholas's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (425)
3 hours tutoring Reading out of 952 hours
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I currently tutor elementary school kids at a tutoring center in private and group sessions. I am thus familiar with the math, reading, and writing curricula. My ability to simplify subject material into fun, relatable lessons is the secret to my success. Developing good study habits is integral to becoming a... See Nicholas's full profile

Henrik H. Near Whittier, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Henrik H.
125/hour

Near Whittier, CA

College Prep + Admissions Essays Coach, Deep Springs College Graduate

This is especially relevant for college applications, because admissions offices look for essays that are irreplaceable and hard to forget. Each year, they read scores of essays from impressive applicants with impressive achievements. And yet, the essays by and large sound mostly the same. It’s hard to choose... See Henrik's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (36)
113 hours tutoring
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This is especially relevant for college applications, because admissions offices look for essays that are irreplaceable and hard to forget. Each year, they read scores of essays from impressive applicants with impressive achievements. And yet, the essays by and large sound mostly the same. It’s hard to choose... See Henrik's full profile

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