Search for an East Palo Alto, CA Writing Tutor

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Karen V. ...As a second language learner, I learned the importance of active listening, positive reinforcement and how to properly use effective learning tools. These are the methods I rely on the most while coaching students at San Jose State. The most rewarding method of learning is when students build upon their own ideas to find the answers instead of being given the answer.
4 Subjects: including writing, grammar, proofreading, vocabulary
$26.00/hr
Sunnyvale, CA
Paolo L. ...As a tutor, I specialize in teaching writing skills. No matter the age or level of my student, (I have taught everyone from 5th graders, to college students, to business owners) I will not only teach basic writing skills that will improve efficiency, but I will also help each student develop a personal and effective writing style. Some of my students have ha their essays published.
58 Subjects: including writing, reading, biology, algebra 1
$30.00/hr
Redwood City, CA
Doug C. ...I come from a family of fourteen teachers, so it's the family business. I love teaching and helping students grow in confidence and ability. I tend to use an active style with students (rote repetition puts everyone to sleep,) and am always looking for new ways to help that one student master that one thing.
37 Subjects: including writing, English, reading, chemistry
$50.00/hr
San Mateo, CA
James P. ...Appreciation of our language as reader and writer and speaker makes up a complete English student. Learning a second language is part knowledge and part comfort level with taking risks--in making mistakes and yet just keeping going. My knowledge of world languages, my expertise at grammar, punc...
29 Subjects: including writing, reading, public speaking, grammar
$50.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
Caroline N. ...A key component of my Teaching Philosophy is that when one is not enjoying the learning process, then one cannot effectively receive and process the input in a way that will result in successful retention of the information. My approach is therefore, not just interpersonal, but also "personable"...
16 Subjects: including writing, English, French, reading
$60.00/hr
Newark, CA