Search for a Portola Valley Writing Tutor

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James M. ...My approach in the high-school Java class was to mentor students in a "workshop" setting, as they tackled exercises from a popular textbook and more ambitious projects assigned by me. I would sometimes lecture on basic concepts or specific points of syntax, as necessary, but primarily functioned...
21 Subjects: including writing, English, calculus, geometry
$50.00/hr
Santa Cruz, CA
Jayashree S. ...To ensure that the students have a quiet and comfortable work space to study, I work with the student at a quiet area in the public library. I look forward to helping you with your studies and enhancing your skills to help you achieve success with your studies. I have taught Algebra 1 to Middle school students (the entire Algebra 1 syllabus -CA syllabus) and so I can teach you Algebra 1.
16 Subjects: including writing, English, elementary (k-6th), grammar
$40.00/hr
Cupertino, CA
Zeina H. ...Berkeley, I am also close to completing my master's degree in Psychology from Santa Clara University. Most tutors only address, what I call "content"--meaning the content in the textbook or the content the teacher covers in the classroom. What is severely lacking in the approach of most tutors and tutoring companies is a focus on the internal "process" of learning.
18 Subjects: including writing, reading, English, dyslexia
$198.00/hr
San Jose, CA
Shelene P. ...The combination of these degrees and certificate gives me a unique perspective on the theory and practice of learning. For example, in theory, a long backstory on the nature of the dash as used by Virginia Woolf could give context to punctuation rules, but in practice, perhaps only a few punchy ...
7 Subjects: including writing, English, grammar, literature
$22.00/hr
Belmont, CA
Eric M. ...I am patient, supportive and persistent. I don’t give up on my students. Overall, I have had excellent results.
26 Subjects: including writing, reading, English, grammar
$50.00/hr
Walnut Creek, CA