18 ACT Reading Tutors Found Near Concord, CA



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Eric M.

ACT Reading Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 0 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 259 ratings

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English, Writing Tutor Extraordinaire; Patient and Knowledgeable.

I have always loved writing and teaching. I have published some of my essays and poetry and have been teaching and tutoring English and ESL for many years. I have worked, as well, as a social worker. I tutored English and ESL for the English department of City College of San Francisco, and have had my own tutoring and education consulting service since 1996. I got my BA in writing and psychology at City College of NY; went on to get a master's in teaching from University of San Francisco; ... [more]


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Albert K.

ACT Reading Tutor

Danville, CA 94506

Will travel 40 miles

$70 per hour.

4.99 858 ratings

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Award-Winning UCLA Teacher (K-14) Math/Science/Test Prep/+All Subjects

Scoring at the 99th percentile on the ACT myself, I have tutored the ACT for the Princeton Review, other large test prep companies, and in my own SAT/ACT business for many years. Many of my students score in the 90-95th percentile and above, with some even receiving perfect scores. I have consistently received strong recommendations from those that I tutor the ACT on. I am currently a tutor for the Princeton Review, have taught at UCLA (TA), and have 11+ years of private tutoring experience working with tutoring companies in addition to test prep companies. I specialize in tutoring high school [more]


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Mara F.

ACT Reading Tutor

Pittsburg, CA 94565

Will travel 15 miles

$54 per hour.

4.92 140 ratings

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Knowledgeable and motivating English and writing tutor.

Hello, students. I am an English as a second language and Italian teacher and a tutor in English, reading, writing and math. If you have challenging issues in school or college, I can help you determine your goals, study step-by-step, and achieve your academic potential. I especially love to motivate you to discover what you do best and utilize your strengths for academic and professional achievement. I have advanced interdisciplinary degrees, and I am currently pursuing a PhD in Educationa... [more]



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Judith N.

ACT Reading Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 0 miles

$75 per hour.

4.84 45 ratings

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Essay/Writing help by former scorer of SAT Essay Exam

I have been tutoring students in test preparation for over twenty years and am a succesful professional writer whose work entails enormous amounts of reading and research. I understand fully the methods for comprehension, integration and distillation of information. Students also appreciate my light, often humorus approach that eases their tension. Not your ordinary writing tutor. 1) A former official scorer of the SAT Essay Exam, who knows all the secrets of a high score, 2) A former Associate Professor of writing at three California universities and many private media organizations, who has [more]


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Philip B.

ACT Reading Tutor

Lafayette, CA 94549

Will travel 8 miles

$64 per hour.

4.95 296 ratings

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Math, Physics or Earth Science Giving You Trouble? Help is on the way!

I am a highly successful high school physics and earth science teacher and tutor since 1996. I have been certified to teach physics and earth science/geosciences in three states including California. Courses that I have taught include Conceptual Physics, General Physics, Honors Physics, Advanced Placement Physics (both Calculus and non-Calculus based), Advanced Topics in Physics, Astronomy, Earth Science/Geoscience, Meteorology, Oceanography, Algebra Readiness, Algebra I, Algebra II and Pre... [more]


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Darren H.

ACT Reading Tutor

Lafayette, CA 94549

Will travel 10 miles

$199 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

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Perfect Scores: SAT 1600, ACT 36, GRE Quant 170, Chemistry/MathL2 800

I regularly see students get large, quick score gains on the Reading section. The passages are all eighth-grade level, unlike the SAT's historical-document passages, and the questions themselves are also easier. The problem with ACT Reading, as with the other sections of the ACT, is limited time. Fortunately, everyone else is struggling with the same problem, so if you practice to increase your speed and accuracy, your score will go up faster than you think. Obtaining background knowledge is another way to read faster. A passage about Louis Armstrong will be much easier to work with if you k [more]


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Charles N.

ACT Reading Tutor

Lafayette, CA 94549

Will travel 35 miles

$70 per hour.

4.91 11 ratings

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Expert Help with Science, Math, and Writing from a Former Teacher

Hello! I am a science, math, and education lover. I studied Biology at University of Oregon, where I tutored college students, including student athletes, in science, math, writing, and study skills. Following my undergraduate studies, I moved to the Bay Area. I spent 2 years teaching middle school life and physical science in Richmond. During that time, I earned a teaching credential in science as well as a master?s degree in Urban Education from Loyola Marymount University. I am now on a 1 ... [more]


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Ajit B.

ACT Reading Tutor

Vallejo, CA 94591

Will travel 12 miles

$45 per hour.

4.82 77 ratings

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Knowledgable English, Math and Science Tutor

I like tutoring and proud of teaching hundreds of high school, college, and university students. I tutor in my home office as well as within 10 miles radius from my office. My teaching methods have proven success for better grades in local and state exams. I tutor MATH, SCIENCE, AND ENGLISH for success on SAT, ACT, GED, MCAT, TOEFL, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Algebra 1, Algebra 2. I hold BS degree in math and science, MS degree in chemistry, major in organic chemistry, and P... [more]


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Heather F.

ACT Reading Tutor

Concord, CA 94519

Will travel 15 miles

$65 per hour.

4.9 98 ratings

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Knowledgeable, patient specialist in Reading and Test Prep

Hello, I work collaboratively and patiently, giving you the tools needed to self-check and work independently. I teach writing at the college level at a small university in Pleasant Hill. When I'm not helping adults, I also tutor at the K-12 level. 2nd and 3rd graders catch up to grade level with my help! I use the Lindamood-Bell Learning Process for reading and comprehension. For high school students, I teach the skills needed to the master the SAT and ACT Reading and Writing and Science... [more]


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Jeanie L.

ACT Reading Tutor

Lafayette, CA 94549

Will travel 9 miles

$150 per hour.

4.89 254 ratings

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Academic Tutor Extraordinaire

The ACT Reading section is the hardest section on this test to tutor. However, with my many years of experience teaching this test (and getting outstanding results), I have developed many ACT-specific strategies that will help you improve your score. My goal is to teach my students *how* to learn so they no longer need to rely on me. In addition to three Clear California Teaching Credentials (Math, English, and Multiple Subject), I have many years of experience as a teacher. My primary love is language, but I consider that to include math. As Mrs. B., my high school algebra teacher said, "Ma [more]