34 Writing Tutors Found Near Concord, CA



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David M.

Writing Tutor

Vallejo, CA 94591

Will travel 20 miles

$45 per hour.

4.92 40 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 o [more]


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Elizabeth P.

Writing Tutor

Concord, CA 94520

Will travel 10 miles

$35 per hour.

4.99 103 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.

4.97 229 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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Barbara R.

Writing Tutor

Concord, CA 94518

Will travel 25 miles

$60 per hour.

4.89 402 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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Eric M.

Writing Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 261 ratings

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English, Writing Tutor Extraordinaire; Patient and Knowledgeable.

I am qualified to tutor in English and in Writing. I majored in writing in university. I am a published writer. i have tutored writing with very many students of all ages.I served as a writing tutor at a local community college in San Francisco. 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 sin [more]


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Svetlana A.

Writing Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Will travel 12 miles

$75 per hour.

4.96 251 ratings

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Great at tutoring chemistry, math and physics!!

I graduated from UC Davis with a degree in chemistry and I have over 8 years of tutoring exprience, substituting teaching and working in a group setting at a learning center. I tutor adults and children of all ages. I developed a passion for science early on and want to help others get excited about learning and pursuing careers in STEM. I don?t believe in simply memorizing steps to the problem, therefore I begin with basic concepts to tackle the topic and build on that, as well as apply conc... [more]


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Judith N.

Writing Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94595

Will travel 0 miles

$75 per hour.

4.86 58 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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Mara F.

Writing Tutor

Pittsburg, CA 94565

Will travel 15 miles

$54 per hour.

4.93 147 ratings

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Knowledgeable and motivating English and writing tutor.

Have you ever wondered how you can improve your writing skills, express your feelings, answer complex test questions or write down your dreams, poems and precious memories in an unforgettable way? If all of this is familiar to you, then you have found the right person. I love writing and can help you find the inspiration to express your art in words. Please, contact me so that you can start writing! 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 dete [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]


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Ken B.

Writing Tutor

Danville, CA 94526

Will travel 10 miles

$77 per hour.

5.0 18 ratings

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Effective English, Writing & Logic Skills

For over 20 years, I have been teaching, training & tutoring in many different forms. Working in small groups and one-on-one, I love interacting with students, asking them questions & getting them to ask questions of their own. That give-and-take is where true learning really happens, but the great payoff comes when the student gets it ? when the bulb clicks on and the light flashes in their eyes. I also employ a modified EDGE method (Explain-Demonstrate-Guide-Enable), particularly with gr... [more]