40 Reading Tutors Found Near Concord, CA

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Barbara R.

Reading Tutor

Concord, CA 94518

Will travel 25 miles

$60 per hour.

4.89 399 ratings

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Multi-Subject Tutor

Reading is one of the important areas of any language. 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. What I bring to my students: I have been a coach for many years and worked with students of all ages and skill levels. I tutor English and German, teach ESL, and coach students in their test preparation (GRE, [more]

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Abby F.

Reading Tutor

Danville, CA 94506

Will travel 20 miles

$60 per hour.

4.98 52 ratings

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Speaking, Writing, Medical/Social Sciences Tutoring by College Prof.

I specialize in assisting students with reading comprehension. I am a university instructor (sociology and social research) and have previous experience teaching in the clinical setting. I hold a Bachelor's Degree in Politics, a Master's Degree in Sociology, and a Doctorate (AuD) in clinical audiology. I love teaching and one-on-one tutoring because of the opportunity to use the student's interests to teach the information. I enjoy collaborating with students to create the best outcomes possible and to instill in them a love of learning. Reach out to me ... [more]

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Philip B.

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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Anne S.

Reading Tutor

Concord, CA 94518

Will travel 20 miles

$65 per hour.

4.94 50 ratings

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Anne S., French

I am a French native and a credentialed French teacher. I was born and raised in France and attended the Sorbonne University in Paris before moving to the Bay Area. I have been teaching at all levels of high school, community college, as well as after-school programs for the past eight years in the East Bay. I am in close contact with a lot of French teachers in the area and we routinely share our experiences with our students. Teaching is a passion of mine. I enjoy helping my students in ... [more]

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David M.

Reading Tutor

Vallejo, CA 94591

Will travel 30 miles

$45 per hour.

4.88 24 ratings

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Experienced English Teacher and Writing Coach

Hello! My name is David and helping students succeed in school is my passion. My tutoring career began in 2011 when I volunteered for Reading Partners, a non-profit organization that assists elementary school students who are struggling with reading comprehension skills. I later applied as a writing tutor for CSU East Bay's Student Center for Academic Achievement (SCAA) and helped college students from many social and ethnic backgrounds polish their essay writing skills. After graduating with... [more]

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Tia W.

Reading Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94597

Will travel 15 miles

$46 per hour.

4.95 292 ratings

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Exceptional Elementary Educator Extraordinaire!

Dear Parents and Students, F.I.S.H. = Fresh Ideas Start Here! I believe it is important to know a little bit about a tutor so you can decide if they might be a good fit for you so I would like to share a little of my background with you! I am from The Bay Area where I attended Palmer Grade School in Walnut Creek (graduating in 1996) and then attended Carondelet High School and proceeded to earn my B.A. in Communication with a Minor in English from Saint Mary?s College of California (May 200... [more]

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Eric M.

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.

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

First of all, I am the author of "The World's 100 Greatest Books," a popular CD program produced by Inteliquest Systems, designed to introduce the public to, or deepen its understanding of, our finest works of literature - to in fact teach them how to read these works. I was selected for this project due to my own extensive knowledge of literature and my long and vast writing career, which has required research/reading and comprehension of vast amounts of varied reading material. I have tutored numerous students of all ages in reading and writing, with a special focus on college admission tes [more]

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Mara F.

Reading Tutor

Pittsburg, CA 94565

Will travel 15 miles

$54 per hour.

4.92 144 ratings

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Knowledgeable and motivating English and writing tutor.

I have a great deal of experience helping K-12 students to improve their reading comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills. Moreover, I can help students with standardized test prep. 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 [more]

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Chris C.

Reading Tutor

Orinda, CA 94563

Will travel 8 miles

$30 per hour.

4.33 217 ratings

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K-12, Bilingual, Reading/Language Arts, Mathematics Tutoring

I teach reading emphasizing comprehension. While first finding out what students already know about the subject of the reading by asking them questions, I then introduce important vocabulary words and page through the selection to offer additional discussion and assistance with any troublesome aspects that come up. I usually read the first several pages to the students while they follow. The use a variety of techniques to try to assure fuller comprehension. I use questioning strategies, look for information, story maps, character development, plot development, small groups, and usually bef [more]