Search for an Oakland, CA English Tutor

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Steven T. ...I am compassionate and patient yet thorough and disciplined. I try to make learning fun and know that you'll gain valuable tools to help improve your English grammar, vocabulary and reading comprehension skills.I love opening the wonderful world of writing to my students. Each child has an unique perspective and an innate creativity just waiting to be explored.
7 Subjects: including writing, vocabulary, reading, ESL/ESOL
Oakland, CA
Shannon C. ...I am trained and experienced in assessing a student's language proficiencies and challenges, and work with the student to build a plan to better learn English. I use recent, targeted and high-quality materials, and try to include real-life examples and activities in my teaching wherever possible. In my previous career, I worked in business writing and corporate communications for ten years.
1 Subject: ESL/ESOL
Oakland, CA
Ryan F. As a long time tutor, I realize that building positive rapport is necessary in order to see results. I constantly strive to challenge individuals to not only learn the presented material, but to learn about themselves as well. While focusing educational goals is important, I believe that helping an individual to feel confident about their own abilities is the true purpose of tutoring.
4 Subjects: including English, biology, algebra 1, prealgebra
Oakland, CA
David W. ...I also have almost a decade of tutoring experience, and know how to break concepts down so that anyone can understand them. I graduated with a bachelors of science in finance with honors from Santa Clara University in 2012. I then began work as a financial analyst for the world's largest consulting company.
28 Subjects: including SAT reading, geometry, vocabulary, physics
Oakland, CA
Stephen A. Thanks for considering me as your tutor. I like to say that I tutored before tutoring was cool - I put myself through Cal (Physics PhD '98) tutoring innumerable undergrads in physics and math. I continue to enjoy private tutoring along with my professional (daytime) job as a physicist and teaching a course or so a quarter in the Physics department at Cal State East Bay.
24 Subjects: including literature, Spanish, GRE, economics
Oakland, CA