24 Writing Tutors Found Near Thousand Oaks, CA



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Beverly H.

Writing Tutor

Malibu, CA 90265

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

4.97 110 ratings

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English Specialist (Analysis, Essays, Grammar, Proofreading)

I am a magna cum laude UCLA graduate (1979) with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and English Departmental Honors certification. I am particularly proficient with all forms of writing, including essays, literary analysis, and crafting and editing college and law school admissions essays and personal statements for medical, dental, nursing and graduate school. I have always been a lover of learning with a particular passion for literature and language arts. I graduated magna cum laude from UCLA in 1979 with a B.A. in English and earned English Departmental Honors, Additionally, I hold a [more]


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Sherry W.

Writing Tutor

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

4.95 620 ratings

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Experienced Tutor and Expert Literacy and Writing Teacher

In 35 years of credentialed teaching, I have developed successful lessons and strategies for every area of written expression development. I specialize in handwriting and spelling improvement, basic writing formats, rhetorical devices, analytical and persuasive essays, the personal statement, and text citations. 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 instruction to over 150 students a day when I retired and discovered the joy of w [more]


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Kaitlin H.

Writing Tutor

Newbury Park, CA 91320

Will travel 15 miles

$40 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Experienced HS History Teacher w/ excellent AP Pass Rates

My name is Kaitlin and I have just started my sixth year teaching secondary history. I like to say that I get paid to hang out with high schoolers all day and it is pretty great! I work in a small private school, which has given me the opportunity to teach almost every area of social studies at one time or another. I have three College Board approved AP courses that I teach at my school and have experience preparing students to take and pass the AP exams. Because of my experience with small... [more]


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Jack F.

Writing Tutor

Simi Valley, CA 93065

Will travel 40 miles

$45 per hour.

4.79 56 ratings

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Patient and experienced tutor in multiple subjects

People have told me for years that I'm a born teacher. I love working with people of all ages and backgrounds, and have a wide variety of educational and work experience that helps make me a terrific tutor. I like to make learning fun! I've tutored middle school math, helped people polish their movie scripts, and taught adult literacy. I have a wide range of interests and many areas of knowledge, including popular culture and all the arts, literature, genealogy, languages and collectibles. I... [more]


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Carol S.

Writing Tutor

Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Will travel 0 miles

$65 per hour.

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Ivy League Educated English Language Instructor

I have a lot of experience teaching writing. I always concentrated on the structure of the essay--did you answer the question? I also concentrate on the voice of the essay. If you can say it, you can write it. I am currently an English language/ESL Instructor at a local university. I have a master's degree in English and TESOL from Western Ct. State University and an undergraduate degree in Human Development from Cornell University. I have excellent verbal and writing skills, and can impart my love of English to students of all ages. Because of my degree in Human Development, I approach th [more]


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Leslie B.

Writing Tutor

Camarillo, CA 93012

Will travel 30 miles

$35 per hour.

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Supportive and Knowledgeable English Tutor Specializing in Reading

Hello, My name is Leslie, and I have been tutoring reading and elementary school math for three years. I love connecting with children and making a difference in their lives; kids are energizing and fun! Although I have a MA degree in business (Human Resources), I have returned to Ventura Community College to study Child Development. I will be taking my fourth class starting in January. I worked in a business environment for many years, and retired from healthcare Human Resources i... [more]


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Scott S.

Writing Tutor

Simi Valley, CA 93065

Will travel 15 miles

$49 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Patient and Encouraging Academic Coach

Your academic coach. My approach with students is to gently encourage and motivate them, while helping them focus and stay on task. I assist them with prioritizing their studies and expect them to be active participants in the learning process. I hold students accountable for their performance and expect them to do the work they commit to, rather than accepting excuses. I believe students can accomplish anything they put their minds to, and I understand that sometimes they require guidance in... [more]


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Amy K.

Writing Tutor

Calabasas, CA 91302

Will travel 10 miles

$60 per hour.

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History Major & Ex-Attorney

I was an attorney who stopped working to raise my family and be with my kids. Now that they are older, I am anxious to go back to work, but not in the legal field. I use to help my kids with their homework, and I like to take partial responsibility for the strong writers that they both became! I have worked with kids and coached girls softball, and I have helped run theater boosters and softball boosters at my kids' school. I love working with kids, and while I am not a credentialed teacher, ... [more]


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A K.

Writing Tutor

Newbury Park, CA 91320

Will travel 20 miles

$65 per hour.

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I teach students the study skills to succeed after I'm done!

Expertise in building writing skills (diction, grammar, style, and all types of writing). College essays, IB/AP classes (English, History, Literature), general essays, etc. K-12 I teach students of all grades and ages! My philosophy and practice is to tailor my teaching style to match the learning style of each student. Whether your child is an auditory, visual, kinesthetic, or a combination of the aforementioned styles, I can help your child reach his or her goal. I believe molding the material into a form that the student can easily understand and master. Most importantly, I give my st [more]


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Carol A.

Writing 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]