33 Writing Tutors Found Near Concord, CA



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Barbara R.

Writing Tutor

Concord, CA 94518

Will travel 25 miles

$60 per hour.

4.89 409 ratings

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Multi-Subject Tutor

Writing is part of the English Language Arts. I facilitate free-style and creative writing for my students as well as structured essay analysis and composition that is required for standardized tests like ACT, SAT, GRE, etc. I especially enjoy helping students with personal statements for their college application. For students who find writing especially difficult, I focus on a personal connection to the subject at hand and have been successful with encouraging personal travel journals. What I bring to my students: I have been a coach for many years and worked with students of all ages and s [more]


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Albert K.

Writing Tutor

Danville, CA 94526

Will travel 40 miles

$99 per hour.

4.99 1248 ratings

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Award-Winning UCLA Expert Tutor Math/Science/Test Prep/+All Subjects

I currently tutor hundreds of students in English every year through various tutoring companies. I have over 10 years of private English/ESL/TOEFL teaching experience. I have taught English and ESL/TOEFL to many students in my career and continue to teach and tutor many students in English and ESL/TOEFL. I am extremely experienced and specialize in teaching all aspects of the English language. I am a native Chinese speaker as well. I am currently a long-time tutor for the Princeton Review, have taught at UCLA (TA), and have over 11+ years of private tutoring and teaching experience working wit [more]


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Elizabeth P.

Writing Tutor

Concord, CA 94520

Will travel 5 miles

$40 per hour.

4.99 106 ratings

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Librarian Tutors Struggling Readers

I've taken many creative writing classes and been part of writing workshops. I have an English Major from Oberlin College, which required extensive work in nonfiction writing. I love writing and editing both fiction and nonfiction, and I strive to pass on that love, as well as my expertise, to my students. I tutor struggling readers in grades K-6. I work very closely with readers to determine their strengths and weaknesses. In this way, I can focus their tutoring sessions on improving their weaknesses and supporting their strengths. As a librarian, I am passionate about finding the right poems [more]


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Dave H.

Writing Tutor

Concord, CA 94521

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

4.97 231 ratings

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Writer, Musician, Poet, and Journalist

Dave's poetry has been published in several journals, and won prizes in the Thomas Merton?s Poetry of the Sacred contest, the Maggie Meyer Memorial Contest, the Dancing Poets, and Ina Coolbrith contests. His essay was published in Raven Chronicles (Seattle). His book, which tells the story of reuniting with his Anishinaabe Ojibwe ancestors, won a Cultural Literary Award from Artists Embassy International (San Francisco). He was included in three anthologies, including Descansos, Words from the Wayside, where his work received a Pushcart Prize nomination. [more]


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Judith N.

Writing Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 0 miles

$75 per hour.

4.89 74 ratings

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Essay/Writing help by former scorer of SAT Essay Exam

I have tutored numerous students of all ages (5 to 75) in writing, with a special focus on writing essays for college admission tests and college applications, but also helping with reports, books, fictional pieces, and anything required by their curriculum. I also served as an official scorer of the SAT Essay Exam and am an expert on how to attain a high score. In addition, I was an Associate Professor of writing at three major universities. Perhaps most importantly, I'm a highly successful award-winning writer myself who has been writing articles, scripts, web sites, and books for over 30 ye [more]


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David M.

Writing Tutor

Vallejo, CA 94591

Will travel 30 miles

$45 per hour.

4.91 87 ratings

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Experienced English Teacher and Writing Coach

I have supervised and taught students from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds on the craft and process of writing in clear and cogent prose. I developed the foundation for strong teaching practices through a rigorous credential program under veteran mentor teachers. In addition to my teaching experience, I am also a published author of short fiction who has developed strong writing habits over years of training and practice. 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 [more]


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Erin E.

Writing Tutor

Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Will travel 10 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 24 ratings

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UC Berkeley English Grad with 8 years teaching ESL

It's pleasure to meet you! I am an ESL teacher with over eight years of experience teaching students from all over the globe. I have worked for companies such as Kaplan and Language Studies international. I also spent an exciting year teaching in Seoul, South Korea. I have tutored students throughout my career both online and in-person. I have broad experience working with students from basic grammar to Business English. My current specialties are TOEFL and Speaking practice. If you need TOE... [more]


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Terese M.

Writing Tutor

Concord, CA 94521

Will travel 7 miles

$40 per hour.

4.81 62 ratings

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Words Have Wings! ESL & Language Arts tutoring for all ages!

I am a credentialed teacher. I offer individualized tutoring at your home or mine in the Concord or Walnut Creek area. I can help children and adults with English, Language Arts, Reading and Writing. I personalize instruction based on the student's interests and learning styles. I used to be a first grade teacher, and have raised 2 kids of my own. I enjoy helping parents learn how to best help their children, and offer strategies to get the whole family involved. I am especially looking ... [more]


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Julie H.

Writing Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 15 miles

$85 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Professional Educator, Ph.D.

Dear Parents and Students, I am a Professor of Literature trained at UC Berkeley who has taught reading, analysis, and composition to students at all the UC campuses. Because of my professional training as an educator, I am a qualitatively different teacher than other "tutors". I work with students one-on-one to improve their analytical skills in test taking and coursework, including AP classes and SAT prep. I also bring these skills to students who are in elementary and middle school,... [more]


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Kara D.

Writing Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94597

Will travel 15 miles

$60 per hour.

4.67 3 ratings

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Resource Specialist with tutoring experience

I am currently a resource specialist for the Walnut Creek School District. I'm completing my first year teaching special needs students. My credential is through Saint Mary's College of California. I've also received training specific to dyslexia through the school district. I have experience working with both special education and general education students in grades K-12th. Working in both behavior and academia, I?ve had the opportunity to teach, tutor, and provide one-on-one interventi... [more]