49 SAT Writing Tutors Found Near San Francisco, CA



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Kenisha C.

SAT Writing Tutor

Oakland, CA 94612

Will travel 0 miles

$63 per hour.

4.97 64 ratings

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Potent Tutoring & Test Prep: English, Algebra, HSPT/SAT/ACT/CBEST

To help me help you: 1. Please, be sure to have payment information on file. I may 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. Submit serious inquiries only. Be ready to state and honor a definite start date. Be ready to see your program through 'til the end. 5. Understand that I don't take a fast food approach ... [more]


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Mimi R.

SAT Writing Tutor

Mill Valley, CA 94941

Will travel 25 miles

$100 per hour.

4.95 83 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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Jim L.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94132

Will travel 15 miles

$64 per hour.

4.92 1295 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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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]


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Auster C.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94107

Will travel 15 miles

$100 per hour.

5.0 7 ratings

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UCLA engineer

I scored over 700 on the SAT writing section and received a 10 on the essay. I can teach all different aspects of grammar as well as the tips and tricks when it comes to taking the SAT. Hello, I am Auster. I graduated from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in Dec. of 2013 with a Chemical Engineering degree with a GPA of 3.8. I have experience working to tutor first and second year college students in multi-variable calculus as well as physics. While working with them, I developed my own manual to best teach the material. I have a strong background in Math and Science, and I can te [more]


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Ellie S.

SAT Writing Tutor

Mill Valley, CA 94941

Will travel 5 miles

$70 per hour.

4.97 32 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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Marta L.

SAT Writing Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94707

Will travel 40 miles

$60 per hour.

5.0 3 ratings

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Experienced College Professor for English and Statistics tutoring

Hi, I'm Marta. I have a Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from UC Berkeley and have worked as a psychology professor for 30 years. As a professor I have extensive experience with one-to-one tutoring and mentoring of students, both teenagers and adults. I have worked with students from many different cultures and language groups. After many years teaching I have found that the most gratifying part of my work is one-to-one instruction. My tutoring approach is individualized to meet the needs... [more]


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James P.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94109

Will travel 4 miles

$63 per hour.

4.96 182 ratings

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Writing Teacher, Linguist, and History of World Thought

A twenty-year academic professional, I was Teacher of the Year in the Alameda Unified School District. My students excelled in writing after completing their year with me. If anything, I know how to prepare writers, being one myself! With the 2010-2011 school year, Mr. P celebrated his twentieth year as a teacher with the Alameda Unified School District and twenty-two years in the profession, having taught in both high school and middle school. A former Teacher of the Year, now retired from the Alameda Unified School District, he is so glad to be able to continue working with students as a [more]


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Marie F.

SAT Writing Tutor

Pacifica, CA 94044

Will travel 30 miles

$60 per hour.

4.94 293 ratings

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Certified ESL/English/Language Arts, Writing, Test Prep, Spanish Tutor

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. The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery. - Mark Van Doren A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers. - Helen Keller Hello and thank you for considering me! I am [more]


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Gabe D.

SAT Writing Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94704

Will travel 20 miles

$95 per hour.

4.99 99 ratings

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Berkeley PhD Student, Certified Teacher, Expert in Math and Test Prep

WHAT SETS ME APART AS A TUTOR? 1. Content knowledge-- I am thoroughly familiar with the entire sequence of American school mathematics, from middle school math through calculus and differential equations. I also have a strong knowledge base in other areas, including social sciences, academic writing, and AP-level history and science. My academic and research background in math means that I know the WHY of each topic, not just the WHAT! 2. Direct experience-- I have years of experience tea... [more]