52 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Simi Valley, CA



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Carol Anne S.

Vocabulary Tutor

Tarzana, CA 91356

Will travel 6 miles

$60 per hour.

4.97 419 ratings

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The Language Maven (and beyond)

I have been a private educator for many years, and I truly love working one-on-one with students. With an MA in linguistics, and a background of working in education for over 25 years, I find that there is nothing more satisfying than seeing the light bulb appear above the student's head when he or she finally gets it. My strengths as a tutor include the fact that I am excellent at communicating with my students, I know how to work at each student's level, and still can get each student to ... [more]


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Keri S.

Vocabulary Tutor

Simi Valley, CA 93063

Will travel 5 miles

$45 per hour.

5.0 23 ratings

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Engaging and Encouraging K-12 ELA Tutor

I graduated from Cal State Northridge, Magna Cum Laude, in the English/Literature Honors program. I also have a CA Single-Subject English Teaching Credential. I taught high school English for 6 years. During this time, I attended numerous professional conferences and district-held trainings to develop my skills as a professional in many areas, but certainly in the area of vocabulary development for students. Notably, I attended the CABE conference twice, seminars led by Kathleen Kenfield, Stephen Krashen, and Kate Kinsella -- leaders in Language Arts, Vocabulary and Engish Language Acquisitio [more]


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Marsha F.

Vocabulary Tutor

Reseda, CA 91335

Will travel 12 miles

$40 per hour.

4.95 268 ratings

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Experienced Credentialed Teacher for both Children and Adults

I teach vocabulary by definition, antonym, synonym and using the word in a sentence.Depending on the grade level, I have the students draw a picture or look the word up in a dictionary or thesaurus. Hi! My name is Marsha, and I graduated from California State University, Northridge with a Multiple Subjects Clear Teaching Credential and a major in Child Development. I also have a Cross-cultural Language Acquisition Development Certificate which allows me to teach non-English speaking students (both adults and children). (See blog.) I got this certificate when I was teaching a modified biling [more]


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Sherry W.

Vocabulary Tutor

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

4.95 614 ratings

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Experienced Tutor and Expert Literacy and Writing Teacher

I promote successful vocabulary acquisition with practice in two skills areas: vocabulary in context (Can you figure out the word's meaning from the other words in the sentence?) and structural analysis (Is there a common word part, root, or prefix that you recognize?) My reading students as well as English as a Second Language learners have significantly increased their vocabulary levels. Wow! I am so lucky to continue working with students on their literacy and developmental learning skills as a retired, long-credentialed California secondary level English teacher. I was used to providing in [more]


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Cory A.

Vocabulary Tutor

Stevenson Ranch, CA 91381

Will travel 4 miles

$70 per hour.

4.98 147 ratings

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Calif. Credentialed Masters of Sci Ed., K-12 Math & Most Subjects

Hello Parents and Students, I am looking forward to making your subject easier and more interesting. I have a Masters of Science Education and have taught for 29 years, both in California and in Asia. I have taught and tutored students from Kindergarten to the University level. I can help your student in AP Chemistry, Chemistry, Algebra I Algebra II, Physics, Earth Science, Biology, Geometry, K- Middle School subjects, Spanish I & II, test preparation among many other subjects. I util... [more]


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Mark S.

Vocabulary Tutor

Canoga Park, CA 91304

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.93 280 ratings

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Elementary Credential, over 30 years experience

Hi my name is Mark Steiner, and I have a life credential in Elementary Education, a B.A. degree from U.C.L.A., and an M.A. degree from C.S.U.N. I have worked for LAUSD for 37 years. I have taught all grades from K through 6 and am an experienced tutor and educator who can assist your child with every subject including study skills and homework. I specialize in reading comprehension and phonics, writing, mathematics, science, and social studies. I am very willing to communicate with your ch... [more]


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Jennifer M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Valencia, CA 91355

Will travel 30 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 20 ratings

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Jennifer M. Santa Clarita, CA.

Hello. I am a retired, certified teacher with twenty-three years experience of elementary school teaching in all subjects. My love is helping struggling readers with compassion, individuality, and structured lessons. I believe a good tutor is an extension of the classroom and has an understanding of the curriculum being taught. I have worked with all types of children, and I loved every minute of it. I am extensively trained in every area of literacy-phonetic, Reading Recovery, Guided Re... [more]


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David D.

Vocabulary Tutor

Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

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Experienced English Teacher and Tutor

I have taught English and Creative Writing to grades three through twelve. I have also tutored high school and college students to write papers on literature. Working with California Poets in the Schools, I have conducted poetry workshops in grammar schools, middle schools and high schools. I approach students with an open mind, seeking their strengths and teaching them build upon those strengths. This approach helps students gain the self-confidence required to succeed with the subjectiv... [more]


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Marni T.

Vocabulary Tutor

Winnetka, CA 91306

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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20+ Year English Instructor and Professional Writer Here to Help

I have worked in higher ed as an English teacher since 1997. I have worked online teaching English Language Arts courses since 2006. I have a B.A. in English. I am a professional writer. I have a Master of Professional Writing. One of my previous teaching jobs was leading a vocabulary/spelling course for court reporters. I have been an award-winning, published professional writer and editor for over twenty years and a writing, communications, and English-related high school teacher and college professor since 1997. In addition to a terminal Master's degree in Professional Writing from the Univ [more]


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Carol A.

Vocabulary Tutor

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

Will travel 10 miles

$55 per hour.

4.97 159 ratings

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Teacher and School Administrator Offers Tutoring For Your Child

As an credentialed teacher who has also worked as a child therapist, I work with students with special needs and learning handicaps. I specialize in elementary grades, but I am also credentialed to tutor in high school business courses and test preparation especially for writing tests. In recent years I founded and directed Somis Academy Charter School, primarily for students who needed to study outside the "walls of the classroom". This unique educational opportunity gives me great insight ... [more]