Search for a Portola Valley Writing Tutor

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Marcella D. ...I also am qualified to help students with their Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT); I helped one 8th grader improve his reading comprehension skills from the 76th percentile to the 98th! Homework: I love working with younger students. I was a resident assistant for a summer camp in Florence, Italy for students 14-18.
9 Subjects: including writing, reading, English, public speaking
$175.00/hr
San Francisco, CA
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...
22 Subjects: including writing, English, calculus, geometry
$50.00/hr
Santa Cruz, CA
Maya G. ...I'm currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Classics and Philosophy at Yale University. I received my Bachelor's degree summa cum laude in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics (PPE) and Classical Studies from the University of Pennsylvania in 2008 and then spent a year studying at Oxford University. Given...
20 Subjects: including writing, English, reading, French
$45.00/hr
Santa Cruz, 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
Violet C. ...I tutored students in composition where I taught how to place words and sentences together in conventional patterns. In addition, students were given information on how to create / develop effective paragraphs (selecting a good topic, build sentences with clarity, good details, connecting detail...
44 Subjects: including writing, chemistry, reading, calculus
$70.00/hr
Dublin, CA