55 SAT Writing Tutors Found Near San Francisco, CA



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Mimi R.

SAT Writing Tutor

Mill Valley, CA 94941

Will travel 25 miles

$100 per hour.

4.94 66 ratings

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Knowledgeable, Experienced, and Caring Tutor: History

I have developed a portfolio of my own teaching materials, which includes many samples of top scoring essays written by my students. Hi! I am an experienced, credentialed teacher and private tutor with a passion for working with high school and college students to master and enjoy the mysteries of history ? how to succeed in your history courses, including AP courses ? as well as to conquer and succeed at standardized tests (ACT, SAT, SSAT, PSAT, HSPT, PLAN.) I also work with students on perfecting their writing skills. As both a classroom teacher and private tutor, I excel at discovering eac [more]


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Peter F.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94116

Will travel 1 miles

$50 per hour.

4.88 178 ratings

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Well-versed tutor in elementary, middle, and high school academics!

The English portion of the SAT covers two main areas: multiple-choice, and the essay. The multiple-choice portion reflects spelling, grammar, and punctuation, and how to correct sentences and paragraphs using those mechanics of writing. The essay is more open-ended, and asks the test-taker to comment on an assigned question or topic in question. An essay is built upon the following layout: Introduction, Main Body, Conclusion. In opinionated essays, the 1-paragraph introduction alerts the reader as to the background of a given topic of interest on the writer's part, as well as their own i [more]


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Jim L.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94132

Will travel 15 miles

$59 per hour.

4.91 1039 ratings

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Personable, effective English, Math and Science Tutor

I'm an expert in working with students to develop skills and to understand concepts. My expertise is especially strong in problem solving, and applying concepts to real world situations. I enjoy working with students. When my son was in college, we used to problem solve on the phone and via email. His classmates wanted him to "rent me out". I'm a 25-year veteran of Silicon Valley with multiple degrees in Engineering. I am currently an Adjunct Professor at the Golden Gate University Schoo... [more]



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Kenisha C.

SAT Writing Tutor

Oakland, CA 94612

Will travel 0 miles

$63 per hour.

4.95 22 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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Alexander S.

SAT Writing 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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Ellie S.

SAT Writing Tutor

Mill Valley, CA 94941

Will travel 5 miles

$70 per hour.

4.96 25 ratings

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Very Experienced SAT Tutor

As a university professor of the Humanities, I have taught at the university level for many years. I have also tutored for the SAT for more than twenty years, and most students raise their SAT scores by around 300 points. I can provide recommendations from parents and students. I also teach students how to write high-scoring SAT essays, and assist students in writing impressive personal statement essays for their college applications.... [more]


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Marie F.

SAT Writing Tutor

Pacifica, CA 94044

Will travel 25 miles

$60 per hour.

4.93 252 ratings

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Cambridge CELTA-Certified English/ESL, Writing & Spanish Teacher

As an English Language Arts teacher and tutor, avid and broad-ranging reader, and high-scorer on the SAT verbal section, I can teach you strategies for performing your absolute best on the SAT reading, English and written essay sections. When I took the SAT in the late 1980's, I scored 720 out of 800 on the combined verbal section. I went on to graduate magna cum laude from Tufts University. My students and I work together to improve their vocabulary, reading and writing skills, and overall test-taking speed. To prepare for the writing section, students write practice essays and I help them [more]


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Ben G.

SAT Writing Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94707

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

4.97 600 ratings

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Multi Subject Success Oriented Bay Area Tutor

Hello Prospective Students- I am a student-centered tutor who is interested in tutoring motivated students. I am flexible and creative in my tutoring methods. I recognize the fact that each student has individual needs, strengths, and weaknesses. I adapt my tutoring methods to best fit the needs of the individual student. My number one concern is finding the approach that best suits the individual student. The continued improvement and success of the individual student is my true motiv... [more]


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Janet B.

SAT Writing Tutor

Alameda, CA 94501

Will travel 15 miles

$35 per hour.

4.77 52 ratings

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ESL, TOEFL, Test Preparation, Italian Language Teacher

I have been teaching ESL, TOEFL and Cambridge Proficiency for almost 30 years, both in the US and abroad. I taught in central Italy from 1985 to 2005. While there, I did translating as well as work on all aspects of ESL: reading comprehension, speaking, and writing. I taught at the University of Pisa, for the Italian Military School for Officers, and many private schools in the region of Umbria. Since returning to the USA in 2005 and relocating to the East Bay Area, I have taught ESL at ... [more]


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Sanjay H.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94103

Will travel 5 miles

$200 per hour.

4.0 8 ratings

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Berkeley PhD w. 15+ years experience

Hello! I am a PhD from the department of Rhetoric at UC Berkeley who has 15+ years of tutoring and teaching experience. In addition to several years teaching at UC Berkeley, I have privately tutored and taught Kaplan courses for the following tests: SSAT, ACT, SAT, LSAT, and GRE. I have also worked with clients on reading and writing skills, aided students with college and grad school applications, and I have done targeted work with youth (high school and middle school). My core area of inte... [more]