54 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Santa Clara, CA



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Khoi N.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Jose, CA 95111

Will travel 40 miles

$120 per hour.

4.9 434 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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Colleen O.

Vocabulary Tutor

Los Gatos, CA 95030

Will travel 20 miles

$75 per hour.

4.97 38 ratings

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Reading, K-Prep. Specializing: Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities

In order to understand information and express oneself a command of the English vocabulary is imperative. I teach my students techniques to learn new vocabulary from their academic materials, as well as, challenge them to use new words while writing. Throughout the years, I have found my methods help students increase the complexity of their writing. I hold a master?s degree in teaching, been a certified teacher and have enjoyed working with students for over 30 years. I adore elementary students because they get so excited when they finally understand something they have been struggling over [more]


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Sharon G.

Vocabulary Tutor

Mountain View, CA 94043

Will travel 5 miles

$75 per hour.

4.83 550 ratings

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English Language Communication Coach for Business and Everyday Life

Whether you are an individual or part of a group I customize my lessons to ensure what you learn is most important to your success in your work and everyday life. I work one-on-one or with groups of business professionals from all over the world to improve their English language communication skills. If you would like to organize a class for yourself or your employees, we can discuss a group rate. I have more than 15 years experience in the corporate/high tech world as a human resources ma... [more]



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Alan W.

Vocabulary Tutor

Palo Alto, CA 94303

Will travel 15 miles

$95 per hour.

5.0 94 ratings

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Experienced Teacher Ready to Help You Achieve Academic Excellence

Hi! I'm enthusiastic about helping young people become outstanding students by assisting with writing skills and tutoring in math and physics. I'm most interested in improving reasoning and communication skills essential for academic success. I prefer to work with families and students who value education; I'm not so interested in assisting someone whose only concern is passing tomorrow's test. A student who insists on simply being told the steps to solve a particular homework problem, who is... [more]


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Christiane C.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Jose, CA 95127

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

4.87 276 ratings

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Experienced English and German Tutor (native speaker)

I am an English learner. Almost every word I know I learned from a book or from a teacher. After many years and multiple degrees I still learn new words, words like cogent, dichotomy, and obfuscate. People use these words in newspaper columns and on TV talk shows. I will hear new words, I will look them up, and I will continue to learn new words. It never ends, but it helps me to grow. Education is my passion. "Education", from the Latin, means "to lead out of." We need to open ourselves up to the world around us. There is so much going on. New discoveries in science open up the universe an [more]


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Ms. D. S.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Jose, CA 95124

Will travel 10 miles

$60 per hour.

4.94 70 ratings

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Teacher Muse (grades 2-9); math, writing, ELA, core, and more...

CA multiple subject credentialed and experienced Teacher Muse for tutoring support (grades 2 through 9). My BA and teaching credential are from UCLA. My multiple subject (elementary) credential includes supplementary subject authorizations (through 9th grade) in mathematics (including Geometry) and English. The makings of a mused middle school math teacher... My teaching background began with middle school core (Language Arts and World History). Then, 6th and 7th grade combination class... [more]


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Tess M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Campbell, CA 95008

Will travel 20 miles

$65 per hour.

4.87 354 ratings

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All Elementary/Middle School - ADD/ADHD - ABA Therapist

Vocabulary building is often overlooked as a language art skill. It is one thing to review and learn to spell all the words on a weekly list, but the most important step, that of incorporating the words into one's personal vocabulary, is often not emphasized enough. I offer my students incentives for using their new vocabulary words in their daily speech and writing. Proper use of a dictionary is another important tool for building vocabulary which I make sure my clients understand well. I love working with elementary and middle school age kids and have been a private tutor for the last eight [more]


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Alan Z.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Jose, CA 95129

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

4.97 147 ratings

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Retired Aerospace Engineer. Professional Tutor for Math and English.

As a Kumon Instructor for 11 years, I taught every aspect of English, from phonics, phonetics, and phonemic learning to college level argument and debate. During that time, I have taught hundreds of students, from children and teens to young adults, to understand that English is our primary form of communication. More importantly, I have taught that all of the concepts are related so closely to everyday life that anyone can learn to understand and use them. 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 P [more]


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Zeina H.

Vocabulary Tutor

San Jose, CA 95128

Will travel 20 miles

$198 per hour.

5.0 61 ratings

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Psychologically-Oriented--ADHD and Learning Disabilities

I offer a very high-level of tutoring that is far more comprehensive than what most tutors offer. In addition to my English degree from U.C. Berkeley, I am also close to completing my master's degree in Psychology from Santa Clara University. Most tutors only address, what I call "content"--meaning the content in the textbook or the content the teacher covers in the classroom. What is severely lacking in the approach of most tutors and tutoring companies is a focus on the internal "process... [more]


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Tim C.

Vocabulary Tutor

Fremont, CA 94538

Will travel 22 miles

$45 per hour.

4.62 258 ratings

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Strive for success in reading/writing/SAT/ACT/TOEFL/IELTS

I have been teaching students how to learn, retain and use vocabulary as part of ESL studies for the past 25 years. Acquiring vocabulary is essential if students are to express themselves adequately and competently in another language. For native speakers preparing for SAT and ACT, I have also demonstrated the importance of learning vocabulary, which is a lifelong skill that can give students the confidence to express themselves, and lead them to be more successful in their academic and professional lives. [more]