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Found 205 English tutors in Oakland, CA

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Neil Pettijohn

4.3 miles away

College Instructor Logic and Philosophy

I've been teaching logic and philosophy at the college level for over seven years. I currently teach philosophy at Diablo Valley College and Las Positas College in the Bay Area. Throughout this time I have developed a good sense of how to translate difficult philosophical concepts into a readily understandable form. If you are looking for help in demystifying topics in the area of logic, metaphysics, epistemology, or ethics, I can definitely be of help.

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College Instructor Logic and Philosophy
  • ... San Francisco State University
  • subject Logic + 2 more
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Nayyir Ransome

1.4 miles away

English Language Arts and Social Studies Tutor

I'm a recent graduate from Louisiana State University with a double major in English and African & African-American Studies.

My goal is to help students understand concepts and increase their proficiency in ELA and/or Social Studies.

I have seven years of experience working in Arts-based interdisciplinary education settings providing amazing results to diverse groups of students.

I take the success of each student very seriously. Through data-driven analysis of student progress and personally tailored educational activities, ... See more

English Language Arts and Social Studies Tutor
  • ... Louisiana State University and A...
  • subject English (K-8) + 11 more
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Kele Self

2.5 miles away

Elementary School Educator and Tutor with 14+ years of Experience

California resident with 14+ years of teaching experience at the elementary school level. I have worked with students from kindergarten through middle school on math, science, language arts (reading and writing), and the arts (music, dance, and studio arts). My greatest joy in working with students is to be a facilitator for understanding. Using a variety of methods and incorporating fun and play into the learning process makes for an engaging and deeply satisfying learning experience for my students and ... See more

Elementary School Educator and Tutor with 14+ years of Experience
  • ... San Francisco State University
  • subject Common Core + 7 more
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Kevin H.

2.9 miles away

Stanford and New School grad with 12+ years tutoring experience

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Stanford and New School grad with 12+ years tutoring experience
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Courtney Fisher

1.3 miles away

Spanish, French and English Tutor

Hello! My name is Courtney. I'm here to help you with your English, Spanish and French classes. Whether you're having a hard time getting through homework or need help improving vocabulary or pronunciation, I'm here make the process painless... and fun! I took Spanish and French in high school and went on to study Spanish at San Francisco State. I have spent time travelling through France and Baja California and dream of living in South America one ... See more

Spanish, French and English Tutor
  • ... San Francisco State University
  • subject SAT Reading + 24 more
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Janelle Nguyen

3.6 miles away

UC Berkeley Graduate & Doctoral Student with Teaching Experience!

Hello! I'm Janelle, a recent graduate from the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelors of Arts in Social Welfare. I am currently a Doctorate student in Clinical Psychology at Alliant International University's California School of Professional Psychology. I have experience in teaching when I taught a course to graduate and undergraduate students at UC Berkeley. In order to encourage students to engage with the material, I like to individualize my teaching to fit each student's needs ... See more

UC Berkeley Graduate & Doctoral Student with Teaching Experience!
  • ... University of California - Berke...
  • subject Algebra 1 + 26 more
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Adam Wicks

2 miles away

Former Assistant Principal and Coach turned Part-Time Tutor and Dad

Using data based instructional practices, I specialize in creating individualized short and long term goals for students that motivate them and invest them in their academic growth. With over 14 successful years of experience teaching and coaching special education and general education students and teachers in grades K-12; I have dedicated by life to inspiring a love of learning in all my students. I specialize in early reading and math intervention and differentiating my approach for a variety of ... See more

Former Assistant Principal and Coach turned Part-Time Tutor and Dad
  • ... Boston University
  • subject Common Core + 6 more
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Donald Maker

4.9 miles away

Credentialed Humanities Teacher and Professional Writer and Editor

I am a retired California-credentialed English teacher and an experienced, caring tutor. My degrees are in public speaking and English literature, as well as my M.A. in Education. I am a lifelong student and love to learn about many subjects; I have studied history extensively and now write historical fiction novels. My specialty is teaching how to pass such tests as the ISEE, SAT/ACT, and the CSET. I am also a professional writer and editor of both ... See more

Credentialed Humanities Teacher and Professional Writer and Editor
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UCB PhD with Over 10 Years of Experience

Hello! I hold a PhD in Comparative Literature from UC Berkeley, & a Bachelor's from Reed College in Classics. I also have over ten years of experience teaching & tutoring, from elementary school to the undergraduate level. My specialties are around writing & thinking; from editing & basic mechanics to developing critical thinking skills & self-expression in language. I am available for tutoring in a variety of humanities-based subjects at higher levels, as well as all subject areas at lower levels. In ... See more

UCB PhD with Over 10 Years of Experience
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Devon King

4.3 miles away

UCLA Political Science Major with 5 plus years of experience

My name is Devon King and I'm a recent UCLA graduate with a major in political science who just recently moved back to Oakland after working five years for state government in Sacramento. I'm offering private tutoring sessions for high school and college students that need help in government, economics, history, religion and philosophy. I create outlines, edit papers, and create instructive guides to make studying simpler, easier, and efficient. I'm very charismatic and I strive to ... See more

UCLA Political Science Major with 5 plus years of experience
  • ... Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
  • subject College Counseling + 42 more

Why You Need a English Tutor In Oakland

Oakland is about living the worry-free life. You go outside and the weather is beautiful. You go home to a place where you are not paying an arm, a leg, an ear, and two extra toes just to live there. It is not like living out in the country, but rent prices in Oakland are far superior to those in San Francisco. You do not have to let someone live your closet and let another person take the top half of your room just to survive. And with that, you have a little extra money to spend on yourself. Instead of spending that money on Athletics tickets or feeding money to the Raiders before they leave for Las Vegas, consider investing in yourself with English tutors in Oakland.

Reading a book can be scary enough on its own. When you pick up a dense book assigned from class, it can feel like an anchor weighing you down. The time commitment to comprehending this thing you might hate is daunting. When you go to Sparknotes, they do not even have a page for it. We want you to enjoy reading and we have English tutors to help you feel better about getting a big book brick.

Life will always bring you stress in some form, but it should never come from reading. It is already nice to live in the sunshine, have no traffic on the roads, find a perfect parking space every time, and reading a good book should be no different. Learn to love books with the help of an Oakland English tutor or any of our great Oakland tutors.

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Kelsi Kane

2.4 miles away

Grad Student with 6 Years of Teaching Experience

I have a Bachelors in Education and a California Multiple Subject teaching credential. I taught for six years in Richmond and San Lorenzo in first, second, fifth and eighth grades. Each class I taught was self contained and therefore I have experience teaching all subject areas. I left my teaching job to return to graduate school at CSUEB.

Grad Student with 6 Years of Teaching Experience
  • ... California State University - Lo...
  • subject Algebra 1 + 7 more
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Early Childhood Educator

Hi! My name is Valerie and I have been a teacher for over 20 years. I specialize in early childhood/pre-kindergarten students to help get them ready for school but also teach elementary aged students. I love to help kids learn and can help them with any problem large or small! Let's learn together!

Early Childhood Educator
  • ... Springfield Technical Community...
  • subject Elementary Math + 12 more
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Carmen Wiley

3.1 miles away

Mills College History Graduate with 4 Years Tutoring Experience

I have a Bachelor's degree in Art History from Mills College and have 4 years experience tutoring. I specialize in essay writing--particularly with synthesizing historical events and grappling with difficult theoretical concepts. I believe everyone has the ability to think critically and that true knowledge stems from effective communication.

Mills College History Graduate with 4 Years Tutoring Experience
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Education is NOT one size fits all!

I have built engaging and culturally responsive Common Core Math and English curriculum. I have taught Middle School math, science, and English. I administer a project based pre - assessment and then build a learning plan specifically for your scholar.

Education is NOT one size fits all!
  • ... University of Missouri - Columbi...
  • subject Common Core + 31 more
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Brooklynn F.

1.4 miles away

Brooklynn Forrest

I have a passion for educating kids the most effective way possible . I have worked as a tutor for several years. I have tutored several family members, as well as with tutoring companies such as, the Ora Lee Brown Foundation and Grade Potential Tutoring. I have also been a Homework Central Coordinator for an after school tutoring program at San Lorenzo Library.

Brooklynn Forrest
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Geometry, algebra, English, philosophy and emotional skills.

Hello! I specialize in all things fluid and systemic. This is precisely what I consider creativity to be. I bring an interdependent, insightful, and analytical approach to as many subjects as I can. Want to learn math where we focus on historical figures? Want to bring some art into your English understanding? I look for engaging ways to bring a fun and tailored approach to your education.

Geometry, algebra, English, philosophy and emotional skills.
  • ... University of Arizona
  • subject Elementary Math + 51 more
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Emily Figueroa

4.9 miles away

Elementary/Middle School Credentialed Teacher and Spanish Tutor

I am credentialed in multiple subjects. I currently teach full time as a 3rd grade teacher but am credentialed in grades K-8. I also speak Spanish and can tutor or teach Spanish.

Elementary/Middle School Credentialed Teacher and Spanish Tutor
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Haley Russell

2.4 miles away

Native English speaker, Italian language school graduate

My first language is English, but I just returned from studying language and culture in Florence, Italy for a year. I am very passionate about teaching both Italian and English.

Native English speaker, Italian language school graduate
  • ... Southern Adventist University
  • subject English (K-8) + 7 more
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Tiffany Polar

1.7 miles away

UC Berkeley Grad. w/ Master of Science & Master of Public Health

Math and Science Guru w/ 10+ years of tutoring and teaching. I graduated Summa Cum Laude in both of my graduate programs- Master of Biomedical Science (MSc) and Master of Public Health (MPH). I am a very personable, kind, caring, patient, and experienced tutor. I have a unique ability to explain even the most difficult subjects in a way my students can understand quickly. I am very hardworking and will keep teaching my students until I feel confident in their ... See more

UC Berkeley Grad. w/ Master of Science & Master of Public Health
  • ... University of California - Berke...
  • subject Algebra 1 + 33 more
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Jasmine Curtis

3.5 miles away

Cornell University graduate with Biology major and 8+ years experience

I hold a degree in Biology and Photography from Cornell University and have 8+ years of experience tutoring students of all grade levels, as well as college, SAT prep. I am passionate about helping your student succeed through written, verbal, and visual communication learning tools. Specializing in: - Geometry - Calculus - Algebra - Biology - Chemistry - SAT/ACT Prep

Cornell University graduate with Biology major and 8+ years experience
  • ... Cornell University
  • subject Algebra 1 + 58 more
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Benefits of Hiring a English Tutor In Oakland

Oakland is not the baby sibling to San Francisco that many think. It is a thriving city with a lot to offer too. The Raiders are silly to leave this proud town, where hard-working people do their best to make an impact in their community. Marshawn Lynch is the perfect example of someone trying to improve the city of Oakland, where he grew up. Marshawn is not really a man with a lot of words. When he speaks, he does so because he has something to say. Silence can be confused for ignorance, but he shows that he is calculated when he speaks. Stay with me because we are getting to English tutoring in Oakland.

Knowing what to say and how to say it is the core of English class. When you are trying to make a presentation to class or write an essay, it is important to know what to say. Writing essays often feels like an impossible task. Many students cheat the system by rigging the margins of the page or changing the size of the font. We get it, but our essay tutors can help you cut the filler out and write something that means something.

When Marshawn Lynch decided to reverse his decision to retire and return to the Raiders it felt like the city was lifted again. He brought attention back to the home of some of the best of California. Now is the time to take advantage of the attention and show that Oakland is a hotbed of talent. Use Oakland English tutoring to take your skills to the next level.