19 SAT Writing Tutors Found Near San Jose, CA

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Lewis H.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Jose, CA 95132

Will travel 25 miles

$120 per hour.

4.85 233 ratings

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Master Tutor for Test Prep (SAT/ACT), Physics with Customized Lessons

Here is an overview of the Writing test. The current SAT Writing test takes 60 minutes, has one essay (25 minutes) and two sections of multiple choice questions (25 min. and 10 min.). The multiple choice sections have three types of questions: identifying sentence errors (18); improving sentences (25); and improving paragraphs (6). The multiple choice questions are mainly concerned with grammar rules and rhetorical skills. Writing is a skill needed for success in both college and throughout your lifetime in the workplace. for the SAT, you will write a first draft of an short, original, per [more]

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Vivek V.

SAT Writing Tutor

Saratoga, CA 95070

Will travel 20 miles

$65 per hour.

4.98 55 ratings

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Sciences, Test Prep, English & Math, Literature, and Biology

My passion for teaching was founded by my own experience as a student. Throughout my academic career, the challenges I encountered refined my own approach to understanding subjects, and the ensuing success after overcoming such obstacles brought me further love for learning and those subjects. I want to transmit that feeling of accomplishment to students as they master their own subjects, and hopefully foster a passion for further learning and success in any of their other endeavors. As a to... [more]

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David B.

SAT Writing Tutor

Saratoga, CA 95070

Will travel 5 miles

$45 per hour.

4.65 57 ratings

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Patient and interactive retired professional for English, literature

Hello! Education has always been a high priority. My formal education includes a B.A. in history and a PhD in ethics. Each year of my adult life I have taken courses to keep my mind alert and my knowledge growing. I have done much writing for newspapers and periodicals. Currently I am researching and writing toward publication about people who have influenced me. In terms of English I am competent to help in vocabulary, proofreading, public speaking, grammar and in structuring an essay o... [more]

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Khoi N.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Jose, CA 95111

Will travel 40 miles

$120 per hour.

4.9 447 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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Frank B.

SAT Writing 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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Christina C.

SAT Writing Tutor

Santa Clara, CA 95051

Will travel 5 miles

$100 per hour.

5.0 655 ratings

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Award-Winning, Credentialed Teacher w/ degrees from MIT, Tufts and USC

*** August, 2017 update: I would be happy to accept a student who has a non-traditional schedule, someone who could meet either in the mornings or in the very early afternoons, otherwise, my schedule is currently full. Also, I can only meet with students who are willing to come to my home (in Sunnyvale).*** I am a career student who has a love for both learning and teaching. I have four degrees: a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from MIT, a M.Ed. from Tufts, a MFA in Writing from Bennington, an... [more]

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Alan Z.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Jose, CA 95129

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

4.96 161 ratings

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Retired Aerospace Engineer. Professional Tutor for Math and English.

I have been a tutor for more than 20 years. I have taught hundreds of students during this time. My students master the Math, English, and Test Preparation Skills required for standardized tests. I tutor for the ACT, PSAT, SAT, GMAT, and GRE. Many of my students have done exceptionally well on these tests. I was the principal instructor for a major test preparation company for a number of years, and I am certified to teach test prep for the PSAT, ACT, SAT, GMAT, and GRE. For more than ten years, I was an instructor for Math, Reading and Writing for a major after-school education program. As [more]



SAT Writing Tutor

San Jose, CA 95136

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.67 6 ratings


English Language and Literature Tutor

Teaching advanced writing skills have been part of my focus, especially for mother-tongue speakers of English. During at least three of my five years of teaching English, I have taught English as First Language. I even gave extra lessons to some students to enhance their advanced writing skills, and their competence improved with my tuition. I have five years' experience of teaching English language and literature, and two years' experience of teaching Biblical Studies, as well as fifteen years' experience of teaching the Christian faith in informal settings. I hold the following degrees: a Ba [more]

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Jia Nan J.

SAT Writing Tutor

San Jose, CA 95120

Will travel 13 miles

$50 per hour.

4.76 21 ratings

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English language, literature, writing, SAT, and GRE Tutor

Dear Reader, When you choose me for tutoring services, you get someone who genuinely tries to improve your learner?s abilities. I teach English language, literature, and writing skills by adapting lessons to each learner?s needs. Most of all, I increase a learner's confidence to create lifelong independent problem solvers. I graduated with a B.A. in English Literature from UC San Diego with a minor in Japanese Studies. So, I can speak Japanese in addition to my native Taiwanese Mandarin. Cu... [more]

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Anne G.

SAT Writing Tutor

Los Gatos, CA 95032

Will travel 5 miles

$75 per hour.

4.83 36 ratings

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Common Core Math and Test-taking (ACT, PSAT and new SAT) Tutor

I am an effective, well-prepared science and math tutor providing 1:1 homework help and tuition. I also provide PSAT, ACT and new SAT test-taking training and instruction. I have a CBEST teaching qualification, and I tutor grades 6-10 in math, science and test-taking. I am familiar with Fisher/Los Gatos High School curricula . My specialty is Common Core Math. I am a retired engineer, with 30 years experience in Hi Tech. I have a BS (Hons) in Physics and MS Electrical Engineering. I wil... [more]