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Found 187 Literature tutors near me

TUTOR'S AVATAR

300+TUTORING
Hours

Dr Ray

1.8 miles away

4.8
(32 ratings)
4.8
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4.8
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4.8
Punctuality
Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT

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Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT
TUTOR'S AVATAR

300+TUTORING
Hours

Josephine L.

3 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
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UCF Master's Degree with 15+ years of tutoring experience

Education has always been a big part of my life. In grade school, my teachers would often ask me to work with other students in class who needed assistance with the current lesson. This gift of being able to help others resonated with me and I realized very quickly that everyone does not learn in the same way. In high school, I volunteered with students with special needs and discovered there are many ways to communicate and teach. At San ... See more

UCF Master's Degree with 15+ years of tutoring experience
TUTOR'S AVATAR

300+TUTORING
Hours

Val V

1.5 miles away

5.0
(18 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
Proficiency
5.0
Punctuality
CSUF Graduate - 9 years of tutoring experience

I obtained a Bachelor's degree in Communications; Journalism from California State University Fullerton. I have 9 years of extensive experience tutoring students of all ages. My tutoring experience dates back to when I was in high school tutoring younger students in different subjects. I believe all tutoring and teaching is an art form established by a unique personality. I believe in providing tutoring sessions in which I can incorporate concepts in a fun and concise manner. I have a ... See more

CSUF Graduate - 9 years of tutoring experience
TUTOR'S AVATAR

100+TUTORING
Hours

Bradley Linn

2.7 miles away

5.0
(12 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
Punctuality
Experienced English Teacher and Tutor

Hi. I'm Bradley. A little about me: I've been teaching English, ESOL and GED for the last twenty years in Broward County. I tutor students of all ages, children to senior citizens, hailing from many different countries. I can improve your knowledge in several areas: reading comprehension, essay writing, vocabulary building, everything. Plus, I proofread and edit writing assignments, stories and college essays.

My background: I graduated from Florida State University with a BA in English in 1990. ... See more

Experienced English Teacher and Tutor
TUTOR'S AVATAR

300+TUTORING
Hours

Homeschool Teacher for Multiple Subjects

Currently seeking a position as a teacher for a home-school pod!

Most recently employed as a Teaching Artist with Story Pirates LA, I have over 10 years experience creatively educating kids of all ages. I specialize in writing and performing & visual arts, however have spent a lot of time teaching just about every subject that exists. The students I have had the pleasure of working with have needed to cover wide range of subjects, and have come from all ... See more

Homeschool Teacher for Multiple Subjects
TUTOR'S AVATAR

200+TUTORING
Hours

Vanessa Wang

2.6 miles away

5.0
(4 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
Punctuality
English / Mandarin Tutor With 6 Years of Teaching Experience

I have been teaching languages for 7 years now. I grew up being bilingual and was educated in both English and Mandarin.

I earned Chinese literature as my bachelor's degree, and studied Eastern Philosophy at National Taiwan University, the best-rated university in Taiwan. I was a TA at National Taiwan University, having taught Undergraduate school and graduate school. The diversity in culture I received trained me to be compassionate and enthusiastic towards students of all backgrounds.

I have ... See more

English / Mandarin Tutor With 6 Years of Teaching Experience
TUTOR'S AVATAR

100+TUTORING
Hours

Mary Lincoln

3.4 miles away

Educator Extraordinaire

The at-home-classroom is where not only formal education begins, but the love of learning is formed. Every child has the right to be taught in a way in which they are afforded the opportunity to observe and interact with core subjects. Students should be engaged during the lesson that they will be inspired further investigations and explorations into the content.

As an educator to young scholars I find it important to emphasize passion, determination, empathy and kindness in ... See more

Educator Extraordinaire
TUTOR'S AVATAR

100+TUTORING
Hours

Amanda Campbell

3.7 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
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QCC Freshman with 4 Years of Tutoring Experience

I am currently attending Quinsigamond Community College as a psychology major. I have 5 years of experience tutoring students from pre-K through college in a wide range of subjects including algebra, geometry, trigonometry, US and world history, English, writing, ESL, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy as well as in psychology and sociology. I was a TA in chemistry and English where I had the opportunity to plan lessons, teach the class, monitor tests, and assist students with anything else they ... See more

QCC Freshman with 4 Years of Tutoring Experience
TUTOR'S AVATAR

300+TUTORING
Hours

Amanda Jaquez

2.9 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
Punctuality
ESL/English/Linguistics Professor/Tutor

Hey there! My name is Amanda and I have a Bachelors in English Literature with a French minor as well as a Masters in Linguistics and Teaching English as a Second Language (aka ESL). This means that I have experience tutoring many aspects of the language arts including: writing, reading, essay writing, comprehension, critical thinking skills and more! in addition, I teach English, Spanish and French language and would be happy to help you find your love for linguistics as ... See more

ESL/English/Linguistics Professor/Tutor
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Rudy Razo

2.8 miles away

5.0
(2 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
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Credentialed Teacher with 6 years+ of Teaching and Masters in Ed.

Hello everyone, my name is Rudy Razo and I am a current LAUSD credentialed teacher. I recently graduated this summer from Pepperdine with a masters in Education. I have been tutoring since 2013-14. I first got my start tutoring low-income children with disabilities in La Verne, CA with an organization called CLASP inc. I later tutored adults in prison the same years in Norco, CA through the Prison Education Project. From 2013-15 I was also a freelance ... See more

Credentialed Teacher with 6 years+ of Teaching and Masters in Ed.

Why You Need a Literature Tutor

By definition, literature refers to written works, especially those considered of superior or lasting artistic merit. The study of literature is incredibly important but at the very least, it improves vocabulary, reading, and has a direct impact on writing skills. Literary study more specifically involves reading novels, stories, poems, plays, and essays, and developing in-depth thought and analysis regarding what you have read from the text. Literature plays a different role than any other subjects because it gives students an opportunity to think on a different level while also expressing themselves intellectually. This increases the level of verbal communication skills, in-depth analysis, and of course their ability to write strong academic papers. They can learn what acceptable writing looks like versus writing that will never pass or may get them into trouble for plagiarism. If you would like to tune into the world of sublime literature and escape your reality, team up with a literature tutor today.

Literature is something that we explore at all levels of our educational career and it carries over even once we have graduated. If your child is enrolled in school and currently having issues with their literature assignments, literature tutoring will be a tremendous help. As the saying goes, “today a reader, tomorrow a leader.” If you want your child to be set up for success later on in life it is important that they are able to read and comprehend. As mentioned, this is not a skill that is going to go away. At every level of education, they will be forced to dive into books and break it down then vocalize this in class as well as in the form of essays.

To be able to work with a private literature tutor is the best way for your child to start picking up the necessary skills. Your tutor will also be able to show your student how fun reading can be if they understand what they are taking in. By teaching in terms that make sense to your student they will be able to find the joy in this and will start wanting to pick up books on their own. For many students, it is simply frustrating to sit down and read because there are so many external stimuli that can distract them. When they are able to block this out they will be learning self-control skills that will carry over for the rest of their life.

In high school, students begin to see that reading is even more important than it has ever been. In middle school, your child may have read a few books for class but none more in depth than what they will be doing in high school. They will be challenged and because of this what may have once been easy is now difficult. Active reading is not something we are all fantastic at doing, but with the right help, it can be an acquired skill. The main reason why students struggle with literature in high school is that they used to just have to read and maybe write a paragraph or two. Now they find themselves having to write essays that are pages long about a single book. This can raise anxiety while your child is learning as the stakes are now higher. This will cause them to focus much less, thus not retaining what they need to in order to write assigned papers. Our reading and comprehension tutors will eliminate any of this stress so that they can start to get their ideas down in a clear and concise manner. This is something that will carry over to the college level when your child enrolls.


If you are struggling with anything that is involved with the subject “I need a literature tutor” has gone through your mind at some point. But you will not simply be getting someone who can help you read. You will be working with someone who can help you give in-depth critiques on some of the most influential pieces of art on the planet. Your essay writing tutor can provide brainstorming tools for you as well that will help you with any essay or paper you have to write. These skills will be transferrable to several other courses. Whenever you have any writing to do you will use the tools your literature tutor provided.

TUTOR'S AVATAR

200+TUTORING
Hours

Sean Williams

4.8 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
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5.0
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5.0
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Coach, Teacher, Motivator, Innovator

From all of my experience going from before and after school care in a upper class NW, DC elementary school, referee and now head coach in a highly competitive DMV are flag football league, Substitute Teacher at a Progressive School for grades 3-8, boy & girls track & field coach, boy & girls softball coach, Varsity Football coach in charge of kickers, and Part-Time PE teacher at a Private Religious Elementary School. Extensive Travel throughout Europe and just plain adventurous nature, ... See more

Coach, Teacher, Motivator, Innovator
TUTOR'S AVATAR
5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
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Professional

Well versed in Microsoft tools. I have also taught for 6 years both in the US and abroad, teaching Algebra 1 and 2, PE, Science, Chemistry, English and Music. I have coached both Volleyball and Basketball, as well.

Professional
TUTOR'S AVATAR

100+TUTORING
Hours

Samantha S.

4.1 miles away

5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
Articulation
5.0
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5.0
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Spanish Language Tutor - 5+ years experience

My professional experience is providing legal services to the Latino community in the Washington, DC area - most recently, at Maryland Legal Aid, where I worked with clients in Spanish on a daily basis.

For my undergraduate degree, I studied at the University of Pittsburgh, earning a B. S. in Political Science, Latin American Studies, Spanish and Portuguese. I have studied throughout the region, specifically spending time in Nicaragua and Brazil.

Spanish language and culture is an integral part of my ... See more

Spanish Language Tutor - 5+ years experience
TUTOR'S AVATAR

300+TUTORING
Hours

Shae Hollander

4.9 miles away

5.0
(2 ratings)
5.0
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5.0
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5.0
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Teacher with 6+years of Preschool and Elementary School Experience

I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Child and Adolescent Development and my K-8 Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. I was a Preschool Teacher for 6 years and Elementary School Teacher for 3 years. I have taught Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade. Teaching is my passion and I am so excited to join you in your learning journey!

Teacher with 6+years of Preschool and Elementary School Experience
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Richard A.

1.9 miles away

Experienced, Results-Oriented Language, Test Prep, & Admissions Tutor

Hi prospective students, my name is Ricky, and I have over ten years of professional experience as a private tutor. I am passionate about tutoring because it helped me achieve academic success in my own life. I struggled with certain subjects when I was a child, but ended up being valedictorian when I graduated from Woodside High School in the Class of 2005, received top scores (5) on my AP exams, and was admitted to 10 universities across the country. ... See more

Experienced, Results-Oriented Language, Test Prep, & Admissions Tutor
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Mark Knego

4.9 miles away

20 years teaching with students from Korea, China, Japan the world!

I have been teaching English as a Second Language, English, Art, Writing, Reading and even Academics to students with a Learning Disability for 20 years. I can make your lesson fun! I am friendly, supportive, flexible and make your class enjoyable! I look forward to meeting you and your family.

We can meet in person at a location you prefer; if you have no appropriate location, I would suggest a cafe convenient to you, or a local branch library. I ... See more

20 years teaching with students from Korea, China, Japan the world!
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Madeline Sarmas

3.9 miles away

English Tutor

I am a passionate, engaging English teacher! I am certified to teach Language Arts, grades 6-12. Additionally, I have experience teaching English as a second language, as I spent two years in South Korea teaching ELL students.

English Tutor
TUTOR'S AVATAR

300+TUTORING
Hours

Margherita G.

4.3 miles away

Educator with 10 years of experience with students Pre-K - 8th grade

I am currently teaching 12 accelerated 5th graders and just finished leading a pod of 1st and 4th graders in December. I am available for tutoring as needed, or on a regular basis.

Primary specialities - but have experience in all subject matter - Literacy, Math, STEM/Robotics, Nutrition, Art, Music, Language, General Physical Education, Yoga.

Additional skills - curriculum building, 1:1 tutor based on specialized subjects, POD teaching, can create custom education programs with families. I am also a Kids Yoga ... See more

Educator with 10 years of experience with students Pre-K - 8th grade
TUTOR'S AVATAR
5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
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5.0
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5.0
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College - Grad Tutor

I have a BS in Computer Science, Spanish, and Public Health. I have tutored elementary school, high school, and college age students in all subjects. I am well-rounded and bilingual.

College - Grad Tutor
TUTOR'S AVATAR

200+TUTORING
Hours

Lisa S.

2.1 miles away

Elementary Tutor with over 12 years of experience, grades 1 - 6.

I have two teachers certificates in Montessori education, one for lower elementary (grades 1 - 3) and the other in upper elementary (grades 4 - 6). I was an Elementary teacher for 6 years and then I worked on the administrative side of education where I also opened up several privately owned Montessori schools. I have continued to tutor students in elementary education for the past 8 years in core subject areas like Math, Language, Reading and Writing.

Elementary Tutor with over 12 years of experience, grades 1 - 6.
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Benefits of Hiring a Literature Tutor

If you struggle to interpret great works of literature or just have questions about what you've read, a literature tutor will have your back. The great thing about finding a literature tutor outside of class is that they will give the chance to focus on the areas that are difficult for you. An English tutor can help you connect with that book in ways that you may not have been able to on your own. Our literature tutors have several literature references under their belt which is an advantage for you because the more texts you can reference the better you will do on essays, exams, college documents, and even in some career fields.

Although it has to do with the arts, literature is something that carries over to several other careers. Being able to write in a way that makes sense to people and conveys a clear message is something you can learn from by reading literature. You will be able to understand how to write in several different styles that will appeal based on what you are trying to say. But in order to get to that level, you must first understand what you are reading and then be able to vocalize what it is you want to say about the literature.

Being in a college-level literature course brings its own set of unique challenges that other courses do not have. Mostly it is the amount of reading that you have to do in order to keep up in class. Your professor has a syllabus and in it, there are several pieces of literature which essentially means you are reading every night. Not everyone is used to reading this much and it is easy to take a day off. But when you miss a class you fall behind and start to miss vital parts of the story. Then you are forced to try and play catch up by reading dozens of pages.

By force-feeding yourself this information, you are setting yourself up to fail. You have to stay organized with your reading and keep up with what is going on in class. In several literature courses, you will be graded on how you participate in class. Your teacher will actively be looking to see if you are contributing to the classroom discussion. If you have not done the reading it will be abundantly clear when you get called on in class. Also, if you do not want to speak up because you are not sure if your interpretation is correct or will be understood, your grade will also suffer.

Our tutors will be able to work with you and have conversations with you before you have to go into class. This way you can bounce any ideas off your tutor before going to class and risking embarrassing yourself. Your tutor will act as a safety bumper so you can have a conversation between the two of you, in a comfortable setting, which will have you prepared to take on your group discussion. This way you can be vocal in class and say what you are feeling without having to be worried about being judged. Eventually, you will not need the help of your tutor and will just be comfortable in your own skin and ability to interpret great pieces of literature.

If you have been contemplating and thinking "where do I find a qualified literature tutor near me?" or, "is literature tutoring near me something I can afford?" HeyTutytutor is here to provide the educational support you need at a rate that doesn't put a dent in your wallet. HeyTutor has a broad range of passionate literature tutors who are waiting to share all this subject matter has to offer you as a student. Our tutors know how to proofread your papers, help you study for exams, and assist you in interpreting what you're reading.

Our hundreds of professional tutors who are hyperlocal can be a benefit to you no matter what level of education you currently are in. They will make learning fun so that you no longer feel that reading literature is a bore. Literature is something that was created to entertain us, but right now all you know is you have to read the book to get a grade. If you approach it in this manner it will not be any fun to you and your only motivation will be to pass a specific class. When you are matched with our tutors they will help you see the pleasure in literature. It could not be simpler, get started today.

Most Recent Reviews for Literature Tutoring

Literature
Erin W.
5.0 Articulation
5.0 Proficiency
5.0 Punctuality

My daughter has been working with Mary-Anne for a few weeks now. She has been amazing. She has been very patient, knowledgeable and put together a personalized plan to help with my daughter's reading. Because of her my little girl is excited about a subject that she used to hate.

Erin W. reviews Mary-anne Unland
Literature
Robin J.
5.0 Articulation
5.0 Proficiency
5.0 Punctuality

My son really likes the depths and the attention to text and background that Ethan provides him. We have been looking for a literature teacher for a while now and we are very please so far with Ethan and his lessons.

Robin J. reviews Ethan Macadam