37 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Concord, CA



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David M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Vallejo, CA 94591

Will travel 35 miles

$45 per hour.

4.94 17 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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Barbara R.

Vocabulary Tutor

Concord, CA 94518

Will travel 25 miles

$60 per hour.

4.89 398 ratings

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Multi-Subject Tutor

Words are power. For the ESL learner as well as for the native English speaker, expanding the vocabulary is an important part of any English lesson. Every lesson includes certain new words; and depending on the study section it will be the main focus. To get a grip on vocabulary I work with my students by looking at synonyms, antonyms, sentence completions, analogies; flash cards can be made into a game. 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 te [more]


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Eric M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 0 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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Abby F.

Vocabulary Tutor

Danville, CA 94506

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 41 ratings

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

I'm a writing coach and college professor. I specialize in helping students find their unique writing voice and use dynamic new vocabulary. 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 [more]


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Anne S.

Vocabulary Tutor

Concord, CA 94518

Will travel 20 miles

$65 per hour.

4.94 48 ratings

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Anne S., French

I believe that I can help a student with English vocabulary because I speak with fairly sophisticated words in my regular speech. I read a lot as well, and I constantly learn new words through this medium. I believe that I can help a student improve his vocabulary by encouraging him in using synonyms, homonyms, and antonyms. 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 [more]


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Albert K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Danville, CA 94506

Will travel 40 miles

$71 per hour.

4.99 868 ratings

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Award-Winning UCLA Teacher (K-14) Math/Science/Test Prep/+All Subjects

I am currently a tutor for the Princeton Review, have taught at UCLA (TA), and have 11+ years of private tutoring experience working with tutoring companies in addition to test prep companies. I specialize in tutoring high school, middle, elementary, college, and adult students to prepare them for matriculation to the best universities/colleges/graduate programs and private middle/high schools possible. I stand as one of the top tutors on Wyzant in the U.S. and Bay Area (hours-per-month & ra... [more]


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Mara F.

Vocabulary Tutor

Pittsburg, CA 94565

Will travel 15 miles

$54 per hour.

4.92 140 ratings

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Knowledgeable and motivating English and writing tutor.

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 advanced interdisciplinary degrees, and I am currently pursuing a PhD in Educationa... [more]


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Judith N.

Vocabulary Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 0 miles

$75 per hour.

4.84 45 ratings

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Essay/Writing help by former scorer of SAT Essay Exam

Besides being a tutor, I'm a highly successful and experienced writer who has worked for such esteemed clients as the Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Bank of America, AOL, IT&T, CBS and many, many others. Through a 35 year career, much of it serving educated audiences,it has been essential and inevitable to develop and hone a highly sophisticated vocabulary. I'm also the writer/co-writer of three published books and the editor/consultant on numerous others. A rich and broad vocabulary is simply a requirement for my work. My tutoring, which has been chiefly but not exclusively focused o [more]


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Yama N.

Vocabulary Tutor

Lafayette, CA 94549

Will travel 30 miles

$25 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

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Language Arts Guru Here to Help

Thank you for checking out my page! My name's Yama, I'm a Bay Area native looking to help your child succeed and gain a love for all things related to reading, writing and speaking. In high school, I excelled at writing essays and was a leader on the Mock Trial team. In college, I participated in Toastmasters (a public speaking club) and tutored my international friends for their English classes. I graduated from UC Davis with a BA in Economics and International Relations. I've always had a... [more]


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Francesca B.

Vocabulary Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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High School Writing Tutor: Essays, College Essays, SAT Writing

I'm Francesca, a recent UC Santa Barbara graduate with two B.A.'s in English and Psychology. I'm a goofy book nerd who loves a cappella, yoga, and traveling. I have experience working as a a full elementary daycare teacher, a pre-K to 1st grade teacher's assistant, and a student intern in both academic and nonacademic settings. I have also recently been accepted into Teach for America, a wonderful program where I will earn my teaching credentials and become a full-time, lead, salaried tea... [more]