187 Writing Tutors Found Near Pasadena, CA



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Geoffrey B.

Writing Tutor

Los Angeles, CA 90037

Will travel 12 miles

$60 per hour.

4.97 353 ratings

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Experienced Phi Beta Kappa Tutor with MS in Mathematical Physics

My Bachelor's Degree in Classical Studies trained me to critically interpret texts and clearly express myself in writing. I can help students with these same skills by focusing on good writing habits, proper essay structure, and correct grammar and syntax. I believe in helping students understand what they want to achieve with their writing and helping them use their language to reach that goal so that they can write the best version of their paper that is possible. I am a creative and effective tutor with Master's Degree in Physics and years of experience working with students of all ages. I [more]


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Julie H.

Writing Tutor

Pasadena, CA 91106

Will travel 5 miles

$120 per hour.

4.96 128 ratings

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Science and Math Demystified!

As a scientist, I do extensive technical writing. I enjoy helping students learn the process of developing a thesis statement, outlining the structure of the paper, composing well ordered paragraphs, and maintaining flow and interest in the entire paper. I remember what it was like to struggle with science and math subjects, and I hope to remove the anxiety and frustration from these topics. I think all students can understand these topics... IF they have someone who will teach them the way they learn best. Not all students learn or are motivated the same way, and I adapt my approach for each [more]


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Cathy T.

Writing Tutor

Glendale, CA 91206

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 7 ratings

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Published Journalist, Writer, Professional Editor

I am a professional writer with a long publication history who has worked in both creative media and journalism for multiple outlets. My short fiction, novellas, and poetry have all been published (not self published). I am a seminar leader at Disney Online, teaching working professionals to improve their writing. I hold a B.A. in English with a writing emphasis from Santa Clara University, and my career has always involved both writing and editing. I have published work in outlets including Disney Online and the Disney Insider newsletter, Emmys.com, Entertainment Today, Box Office Magazine, P [more]


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Karen N.

Writing Tutor

La Puente, CA 91744

Will travel 10 miles

$35 per hour.

4.83 81 ratings

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Effective English: Written and Spoken Communication Skills

Proven results in helping students improve written and spoken communication. Engaging lessons encourage critical thinking and problem solving skills. The first step to learning is to discover what motivates you. As a journalist on a small town newspaper for 5 years, I mentored high school students in writing newspaper columns. As an ESL teacher for most of my career, I have motivated hundreds of students in improving written and oral communications to become successful in colleges and unive... [more]


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Rene W.

Writing Tutor

Sierra Madre, CA 91024

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

4.98 317 ratings

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Experienced Effective Teacher/Tutor, ESL, English, Essays

I have been teaching for over 12 years and writing has been an integral part of my teaching expertise. I have extensive experience in both writing and editing and have been touted highly for my skills in these areas. My proficiency in the proper use of the English language has given me the proclivity to teach writing to students who are struggling to find their voice in this discipline. Developing a love of writing in my students brings me much joy. Every student has one thing in common--potential. I have been a tutor for over fourteen years. I enjoy seeing a student's eyes light up when the [more]


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Sonya E.

Writing Tutor

Los Angeles, CA 90026

Will travel 25 miles

$110 per hour.

4.94 265 ratings

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Exceptional and Efficient Writing, AP Lang, ACT, SAT, and GRE Tutor

My background has heavily focused on mastery of the English language. I have experience teaching writing and rhetoric at UC-Irvine. Writing is my passion, both personally and as an educator. I have an MFA in writing poetry, as well as years of experience writing fiction. I cover and recommend screenplays for a Hollywood agent, and through this experience became immersed in screenwriting. Whether you are tackling a creative or academic assignment, I can help you articulate and develop your ideas into polished, compelling work. Many students who come to me for test prep end up seeking hel [more]


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Valerie L.

Writing Tutor

Monrovia, CA 91016

Will travel 8 miles

$40 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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ROCK STAR TUTOR

I have taught and tutored writing to ESL students, special ed students, and college prep students for 37 years, including for district benchmarks, for which many of my students received the highest scores possible. I have a lot of my own materials. I can teach narrative, expository, research, autobiographical-- you name it! I consider it one of my greatest strengths. Man, do I have experience! I taught and tutored at a country high school for a year in Arkansas, at St. Francis, an all-boys college prep high school, for seventeen years, and at San Gabriel High School for eighteen years. I'v [more]


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Aline G.

Writing Tutor

South Pasadena, CA 91030

Will travel 6 miles

$60 per hour.

4.88 16 ratings

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Patient, Caring Tutor with 15+ Years of Experience

I love tutoring and enjoy working with students of all ages. I teach all subjects for students in elementary and middle school, and I teach humanities (English, writing, grammar, ESL, history, literature, etc.) for students of any age. Much of my experience has been helping students prepare for standardized tests like the ISEE/HSPT and the verbal portions of ACT/SAT. My experience includes working with students with learning differences. I first taught at Landmark School, a school in Massach... [more]


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Colin D.

Writing Tutor

Los Angeles, CA 90026

Will travel 20 miles

$150 per hour.

4.98 1179 ratings

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Patient, Experienced Multi-Subject Tutor (Harvard Grad & J.D.)

Having tutored fellow undergraduate students at Harvard University in writing, I also tutored my classmates during law school in legal writing. During undergrad, I received a Summa Cum Laude on my written Senior Thesis, and I received university recognition in law school for excellence in legal writing and research. As a practitioner, I have written innumerable memoranda and moving papers that I have successfully argued in California superior and appellate courts. As an instructor, I work with over 100 students per year on application essay writing for competitive universities and colleges, s [more]


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Richard S.

Writing Tutor

La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.99 139 ratings

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Writing, Literature, English

I have devoted my working life to helping people of all ages succeed. Children, teens and adults. I possess a BA in History with a minor in English Literature plus a Masters Degree in Library and Information Science. I worked for the County of Los Angeles Public Library System as a Children's, Teen & Adult Services Librarian--I can teach young reluctant readers to read better. Over the years, I offered many, many Events and Seminars to students including Writers Workshops, College Applic... [more]