33 ACT Reading Tutors Found Near Oakland, CA

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Kenisha C.

ACT Reading Tutor

Oakland, CA 94612

Will travel 0 miles

$63 per hour.

4.93 28 ratings

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English/ESL, Algebra, Test Prep (HSPT, SAT, ACT, CBEST) Teacher

To help me help you... 1. Please, be sure to have payment information on file. I will not respond to you otherwise. 2. Know that messages sent during holidays do not receive responses until the next business day. 3. Know that diagnostic exams are given to everyone at the regular hourly rate. No exceptions. 4. Serious inquiries only. Be ready to state and honor a definite start date. Thanks for understanding. Focusing on students' different learning modalities, goals, abilities, and interes... [more]

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ACT Reading Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94109

Will travel 20 miles

$60 per hour.

4.64 243 ratings


Creative, comprehensive financial consultant for English, math

I have an expertise in education and financial solutions. In my previous experience, I have also worked in South Florida mentoring in a Florida high school where I also conducted testing for ESL students, and reading comprehension and math tutoring sessions. Having served as an adviser for the Mentoring Future Leaders program in high schools, I was awarded a community service excellence award. I am excited about teaching and learning. There are a lot of tutors to choose from, but if we wor... [more]

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Alani H.

ACT Reading Tutor

Oakland, CA 94611

Will travel 30 miles

$85 per hour.

4.99 335 ratings

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Patient and Motivating Language and Writing Expert

Hello! I am an extremely motivated, compassionate, and very organized language instructor and tutor, with a passion for languages, literature, and learning. I have done extensive studies in the US, and I have attended schools and universities in France, Spain, Italy, and Portugal, which solidified my fluency in these languages years ago. As an undergraduate, I triple majored in French, Spanish, and Italian, and I hold graduate degrees in multiple languages as well. I have an MA in French, ... [more]

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Philip B.

ACT Reading Tutor

Lafayette, CA 94549

Will travel 8 miles

$65 per hour.

4.95 297 ratings

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Physics, Earth Science or Math 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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Alexander S.

ACT Reading Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94704

Will travel 20 miles

$300 per hour.

5.0 14 ratings

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Doctor of Law from UC Berkeley and 4.0 Undergrad for Essay Tutoring

Hi! I am a passionate tutor with qualifications including: a UC Berkeley Law degree (J.D.), a 4.0 weighted undergrad GPA (Summa Cum Laude) from UCSB, an award from Xerox for innovation in information technology, several merit-based scholarships, guest lecturing experience at the college level, and access to over a hundred books on education and tutoring. My relevant experience includes working with a wide variety of students. I've helped students with learning disabilities, gifted students... [more]

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Eric M.

ACT Reading Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 260 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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Judith N.

ACT Reading Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 0 miles

$75 per hour.

4.83 46 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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Sophie M.

ACT Reading Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94117

Will travel 30 miles

$80 per hour.

4.97 35 ratings

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Math, science, and test prep tutor fresh out of Stanford

For over two years, I've been helping students achieve the scores they need to get into their dream schools. Test prep can be stressful for students and families, so I always bring patience and enthusiasm to each session, as well as the proven techniques that I've used to help dozens of students significantly improve their performance. I carry a bachelors in engineering physics and masters degree in materials science engineering from Stanford, so I?m well equipped to answer questions students have. In 2015 and 2016 I worked with an elite California tutoring agency with a reputation for produci [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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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]