29 Literature Tutors Found Near Santa Clara, CA



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Khoi N.

Literature Tutor

San Jose, CA 95111

Will travel 40 miles

$120 per hour.

4.9 434 ratings

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Physics, Science, and Math Genius

I am an energetic, thoughtful, dedicated instructor who designs his own lesson plan for any field of math and science for any age. My fourteen years of experience in teaching college students at the University of California, Berkeley, have prepared me to teach motivated minds and see them succeed. My past students have gone on to be doctors, lawyers, and even teachers like myself. My method of choice for tutoring is hands on one on one tutoring with the students doing active learning where th... [more]


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Melody P.

Literature Tutor

Mountain View, CA 94041

Will travel 30 miles

$120 per hour.

4.77 172 ratings

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Engaging Writing & Public Speaking Tutor

$90 lessons if you can come to Mountain View I love to teach writing and public speaking and writing for all levels. A symbiotic relationship is formed between the student and the tutor as both are learning from the process. My writing improves with each session and my students elicit better ideas and learn to express material they thought was too difficult an hour earlier. I have taught public speaking and English writing at an after-school program in San Jose for four years. I started ou... [more]


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Alan W.

Literature Tutor

Palo Alto, CA 94303

Will travel 15 miles

$95 per hour.

5.0 94 ratings

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Experienced Teacher Ready to Help You Achieve Academic Excellence

Hi! I'm enthusiastic about helping young people become outstanding students by assisting with writing skills and tutoring in math and physics. I'm most interested in improving reasoning and communication skills essential for academic success. I prefer to work with families and students who value education; I'm not so interested in assisting someone whose only concern is passing tomorrow's test. A student who insists on simply being told the steps to solve a particular homework problem, who is... [more]



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Christiane C.

Literature Tutor

San Jose, CA 95127

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

4.87 276 ratings

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Experienced English and German Tutor (native speaker)

I have studied English, German, and French literature. There are lots of similarities in our Western literature. It is important to know certain things before you analyze a poem or a book. Who was the author, when did he or she write the piece, what was his or her philosophy about society and life in general. Then you can ask different questions: Who is the intended reader? What is the tone of the piece? Is there irony? Is this writing to entertain you or are you to learn from it? What is the author?s style? Does he use symbolism, alliteration, sensory images or figurative language like meta [more]


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Zeina H.

Literature Tutor

San Jose, CA 95128

Will travel 20 miles

$198 per hour.

5.0 61 ratings

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Psychologically-Oriented--ADHD and Learning Disabilities

I offer a very high-level of tutoring that is far more comprehensive than what most tutors offer. In addition to my English degree from U.C. 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... [more]


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Tim C.

Literature Tutor

Fremont, CA 94538

Will travel 22 miles

$45 per hour.

4.62 258 ratings

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Strive for success in reading/writing/SAT/ACT/TOEFL/IELTS

My goal is to turn students' weaknesses into strengths and to enable students to get the grade they want in exam preparation. I believe in guiding rather than instructing; by leading students on a path of discovery to learn, retain and apply, in order to avoid making the same mistakes twice. Students are responsible for their own learning which is to say that firstly, hard graft is required to acquire a vocabulary base substantive to pass SAT. Secondly it is also required to consistently appl... [more]


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CHRISTOPHER P.

Literature Tutor

San Jose, CA 95136

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.6 5 ratings

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English Language and Literature Tutor

I am qualified to teach English Literature because Literature constituted most of my reading for English as a major subject for my B.A. degree. Not only did these studies furnish me with an understanding of the diversity of Literature, but they also imparted the knowledge of how to read and interpret it. My five years' experience of English teaching included the teaching of novels, poems and plays, especially Shakespeare's plays, to high school students. I have five years' experience of teaching English language and literature, and two years' experience of teaching Biblical Studies, as well as [more]


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Frank B.

Literature Tutor

Mountain View, CA 94043

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 26 ratings

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Retired Attorney, Practicing Short Story Writer and Novelist

I am a 67 year old retired attorney, one time public defender, later prosecutor, appellate litigator (death penalty defense before the California Supreme Court), entrepreneurial lawyer - lots of stuff. I am also a working writer, with a couple of short stories going strong on Amazon (30,000 plus sales) and two novels. This may sound like the back of a book jacket, but I am not writing to boast, but to provide the basis of the claim of a substantial background in all types of writing, particul... [more]


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Roxanne E.

Literature Tutor

San Jose, CA 95133

Will travel 12 miles

$67 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Experienced educator, Montessori trained, Calligraphy Artist.

Greetings! My name is Roxanne. I am a dynamic educator with over five years of professional teaching experience. I have spent the past 5 years as an ELA teacher in private education. Prior to my entrance in the world of private education, I volunteered in multiple public schools, worked as a scholar intern at a top advocacy firm that lobbied for public K-12 education, took part in year long science education project, and was a university level teachers assistant. I am most passionate about t... [more]


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Jun K.

Literature Tutor

Stanford, CA 94305

Will travel 5 miles

$75 per hour.

5.0 6 ratings

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Princeton Grad for English, Philosophy, Reading, ESL, and Film

For English, Philosophy, Reading students: Welcome to my profile! I recently graduated magna cum laude (top 10-15% of the class) from Princeton University with an A.B. in Philosophy. For the past four years I have been tutoring students in a wide range of subjects. Through the years, I have developed my own approach that enables students to excel. In working with me, you will practice recognizing and applying patterns rather than doing stressful repetition and memorization. You will be taugh... [more]