92 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Daly City, CA

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Kenisha C.

Vocabulary Tutor

Oakland, CA 94612

Will travel 0 miles

$63 per hour.

4.93 28 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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Todd S.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94115

Will travel 15 miles

$45 per hour.

4.98 82 ratings

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Experienced Spanish tutor

I've been studying Spanish for more than 20 years! My love and passion for the language inspired me to move to Madrid, Spain. I immersed myself in the culture and lived with a Spanish family who spoke no English. I enrolled at Autonomous University of Madrid and studied Modern History of Spain. I love to engage learners of all ages! My love of Spanish is infectious! I empathize with students who are struggling with learning a foreign language and help to make it relevant to their life exp... [more]

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Richard A.

Vocabulary Tutor

Burlingame, CA 94010

Will travel 10 miles

$120 per hour.

4.98 406 ratings

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Experienced, Results-Oriented Language Tutor

Hi prospective students, my name is Ricky, and I have over ten years of experience as a professional tutor. I am passionate about tutoring because it helped me achieve academic success in my own life. I struggled with certain subjects when I was a child, but ended up being valedictorian when I graduated from Woodside High School in the Class of 2005, received top scores on my AP exams, and was admitted to 10 universities across the country. I pride myself on my easygoing and effective tutor... [more]

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Linda G.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94132

Will travel 10 miles

$80 per hour.

4.94 994 ratings

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NCLEX Test Preparation and Conversational ESL Tutor

I am a registered nurse and specialize in helping RN and PN candidates prepare for the NCLEX licensing exam. Tutoring can be done face-to-face or on-line, using guided review of practice questions and other resources. Many of my successful students are non-native speakers of English or came to me with special challenges, such as severe test anxiety, dyslexia or other learning differences. I individualize my approach according to the needs, schedule and budget of each student. In addition,... [more]

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James B.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94118

Will travel 40 miles

$80 per hour.

4.92 636 ratings

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Math/Econ/GRE/GMAT/SAT tutor

I have a PhD in Economics from UCDavis and a Masters in Mathematics. I have a broad background in Math/Science and Economics. I have taught a number of courses and have previously worked as a GRE/GMAT/SAT/ACT instructor. I am well regarded as an excellent instructor and am able to deal with students with a wide range of abilities in math, finance and economics. I worked a number of years as a data analyst and computer programmer and am well versed in communicating with people who have a varie... [more]

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Dawne A.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94121

Will travel 20 miles

$30 per hour.

5.0 11 ratings

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Experienced ESL Tutor

I have studied different approaches to teaching new vocabulary, including using word families, themes, by analyzing roots and cognates, through intensive and extensive reading, and by creating mental pictures of words. My approach to teaching is skill-based and builds on the student's existing resources. In addition, I love learning new vocabulary in many different ways, including by solving crossword puzzles. I have just returned from Saudi Arabia, where I was teaching English as a Foreign Language at the women's campus of King Khalid University. This was both a rewarding and difficult exp [more]

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Carlo C.

Vocabulary Tutor

Burlingame, CA 94010

Will travel 15 miles

$200 per hour.

5.0 100 ratings

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Harvard doctoral, 10 yrs. middle/high school teacher

Hi, I taught middle school and high school for ten years before completing my doctoral and post-doctoral research. My secondary school teaching was honored by Stanford University, and every semester I taught at Harvard I earned University distinction for top-rated courses. As both a middle/high school teacher and a social cognitive neuroscientist, I have taken special pride in teaching "good thinking through good writing." I believe strongly that all students can develop their intellect -- it... [more]

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Sheila S.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Mateo, CA 94402

Will travel 5 miles

$50 per hour.

4.94 36 ratings

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Comprehension-Oriented Tutoring for Elementary-School Subjects

I am a former K-8 teacher who is highly skilled in the teaching of all elementary-school subject matter. My tutoring is oriented around first discovering the place where the student's understanding is temporarily blocked, and then finding creative ways to break through that blockage so that the student truly understands the subject and his/her natural abilities are revealed and promoted. I have accomplished my objective as a tutor only when the student no longer needs me to succeed in the are... [more]

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Janice S.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94103

Will travel 40 miles

$35 per hour.

4.87 23 ratings

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Credentialed French teacher with English, English-language development

As with any teacher, knowledge of vocabulary is crucial. I find this true as both a French and English-language development teacher. It is important to teach students how to use academic language. This clearly includes vocabulary. I believe I can be of service and support to students who are challenged by vocabulary. I am a California credentialed French teacher with a BA from University of the Pacific and twelve years teaching experience with all levels of French to Advanced Placement. I worked for the company that built the B.A.R.T. trains and software as a contract writing assistant and int [more]

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Maxine M.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94118

Will travel 8 miles

$65 per hour.

4.69 49 ratings

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Certified ESL Teacher, experienced with children and adults

I am a certified Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages and member of CATESOL. I have worked with students from all over the world and have experience tutoring adults and children. My teaching style is interactive and learner centered. I want to know what your goals are and to help you achieve them. My own goal is to motivate and encourage all my students to work towards their highest possible proficiency and to enjoy their learning. I work with English Language Learners on Spea... [more]