Search for a San Mateo, CA English Tutor

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Elizabeth W. ...Ideally we'd explore various angles on an assignment and make it more engaging to the writer (and the teacher). I urge students to try new words and ideas rather just complete the paper/essay/report. If you'd like to work with a challenging, supportive tutor please contact me. I have a good sen...
5 Subjects: including vocabulary, writing, English, literature
$40.00/hr
Richmond, CA
Colleen O. ...She is now a senior at a major university with over a 3.5 average. I know I can help your child succeed. Time management and study skills are a weak point for many students.
12 Subjects: including vocabulary, SAT reading, ACT Reading, reading
$75.00/hr
Los Gatos, CA
Barbara R. ...For the English student it is important to not only correctly understand the meaning of the written word but also to have a grasp on the context. I work with students on a variety of strategies to decipher and carve out the meaning of, for example, test and essay questions, which does require vocabulary and grammatical knowledge. Writing is part of the English Language Arts.
14 Subjects: including vocabulary, grammar, German, reading
$60.00/hr
Concord, CA
Ken B. ...In addition, I have taken college-level courses in comparative religions and read other faiths' texts, such as the Edda (Asatru), the Analects (Confucianism), the Vedas (Hinduism), the Tanakh (Judaism), and the Ramayana (Hindu). Additional reading / study include the works of writers like Richar...
11 Subjects: including vocabulary, grammar, reading, writing
$77.00/hr
Danville, CA
Anne S. ...However, with patience and dedication, success is never really out of reach. As a tutor, my goal for each lesson is for the student to have understood the material at stake. Although the speaking skills are very important, a tutoring session does mainly involve writing and grammar in general.
5 Subjects: including vocabulary, French, reading, TOEFL
$65.00/hr
Concord, CA