13 Literature Tutors Found Near Vancouver, WA

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Julia M.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97216

Will travel 30 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Experienced ESL Professional

Hello. I'm Julia. For the past 15 years I have been teaching ESL at the university level in the United States and have been tutoring for the past 25 years. I have a master's degree in teaching English (MA TESOL), and my undergraduate degree is in French and Russian with focus in Linguistics. My first job in college was as an ESL tutor, and since then I have continued to tutor even as I worked as a full-time textbook editor, classroom university instructor, curriculum developer, and internati... [more]

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Nathan F.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97211

Will travel 15 miles

$30 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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Language Arts Wizard

I have studied literature at both the undergraduate and graduate college level. As an M.A. student, I completed a thesis on Charles Bukowski's first five novels. As a Writing Assistant, I also led a workshop on how to write essays on literature. For nine months, I worked as a tutor at the MTSU Writing Center. My goal as a tutor is to help learners succeed by useful strategies for reading and writing. I believe that revising and editing skills are vital to the writer. It is rare that a first draft of any piece of writing will ever be "complete," and as a tutor, I enjoy offering feedback on what [more]

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Trevor H.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97210

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 16 ratings

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Mandarin Chinese and English/Literature Tutor

While in high school, I scored a 5 on the AP Literature and Composition exam, and as an English/Literature major in college, I studied and read writings from a variety of traditions, cultures, and backgrounds. They included literary works from China, Japan, Nigeria, South Africa, the Middle East and Maghreb (e.g. Egypt, Algeria, Morocco, etc.), Norway, Germany, the Caribbean, Brazil, Mexico, the United States, Russia, Senegal, Kenya, France, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the Ukraine. I have written expository essays as well as detailed literary analyses on those and many other works. I am als [more]

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Jenkins L.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97220

Will travel 25 miles

$45 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Grammar, Proof-Reading, and English Extraordinaire!!

Originally from South Carolina, I completed my undergraduate degree at Sarah Lawrence College in New York, and received a graduate degree in Modern Irish Literature at University College Cork in Cork, Ireland. I am currently pursuing a second graduate degree in Library and Information Science. By day, I use my powers for good at the Multnomah County Library. Both of my parents are retired English teachers, so I was raised with a true respect and appreciation for the English language - an... [more]

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Kaj J.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97217

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Writing Tutor with ESL and College English Teaching Experience

I have over seven years of teaching experience with college students, adult ESL learners, and high school students. My main focus has been teaching critical thinking and writing, but I also have experience teaching math, science and social studies. In addition to teaching writing to native English speakers, I've taught as an ESL instructor in the past, including courses for students at a variety of levels in reading, writing, grammar and conversational skills. I have worked with PhD students ... [more]

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Gabrielle B.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97218

Will travel 20 miles

$60 per hour.

4.88 32 ratings

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Experienced Writing, Reading, Philosophy, Ethics, and English Teacher.

Originally from Portland Oregon, I spent many years living in and traveling around Europe. After receiving my MA in philosophy from University College Dublin in Ireland, I moved back to Portland to teach in the Philosophy Department and Conflict Resolution Graduate Program at Portland State University, as well as the Philosophy Department at University of Portland. Noticing a lack of college readiness in my college students, I decided to become a high school Language Arts teacher. I studied E... [more]

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Elissa H.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97232

Will travel 0 miles

$39 per hour.

4.31 16 ratings

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Friendly, compassionate tutoring: Math, English, Test Prep

I am a former lawyer and tax preparer; I am a current tutor and teacher. I grew up in the United Kingdom and Canada, and moved to the U.S. in 1980. Along the way, I got a B.A. at the University of Toronto, and a Master of Philosophy from Oxford in the U.K., and a Ph.D. from Princeton in 1985. Teaching is my passion because learning was and is my passion first! I teach math and English for schoolwork and for SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, and LSAT. My teaching experience includes the last ten year... [more]

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Nicole G.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97214

Will travel 8 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 11 ratings

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Patient and Effective K-12 Math and Literacy Tutor; PSU Grad Student

Hello! My name is Nikki and I am currently a graduate student at Portland State University obtaining a Master?s degree in School Counseling. I have a 4.0 and am a member of the Chi Sigma Iota honors society. I believe that there is a connection between academic achievement and confidence, and I am dedicated to helping youth improve both. I have over 1500 hours of experience tutoring high school math, both one-on-one and classroom-wide. These hours come from my service as an AmeriCorps member ... [more]

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Heather S.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97232

Will travel 25 miles

$50 per hour.

4.93 70 ratings

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Retired Gifted Teacher - Reading, Writing and Study Skills

For learners of all ages, success is dependent upon motivation and also the ability to stay organized and on task. My history at establishing a strong working connection with students has enabled me to help them achieve both. My teaching experience includes several years in a gifted education program for second through eighth graders, including curriculum design as well as planning and teaching visual art, creative writing and drama in grades six through eight. After doing my practicum teachi... [more]

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Jessica C.

Literature Tutor

Portland, OR 97213

Will travel 30 miles

$70 per hour.

4.94 18 ratings

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Build Confidence and Skill in Tough Subjects taught by an Honors Grad

I hold a degree in Literature from UC Berkeley where I graduated Summa Cum Laude. I have taken many graduate courses in English Literature at the #1 ranked graduate program (Berkeley again) and am pursuing an MFA in fiction writing at Pacific University. My approach is creative and engaging, with a focus on writing and critical reading. I help my students by finding out what they are passionate about and drawing analogies to make learning fun & easy. Want to learn top study strategies from a summa cum laude (and Phi Beta Kappa) graduate? I'll show you the best ways to retain and understand di [more]