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James Phillips

3.3 miles away

Test Prep Tutor: ESL, College Writing, American and British Literature

I am currently an Adjunct Instructor at William Paterson University in New Jersey and teach college writing and literature in their Program in Rhetoric & Writing. I also am an Adjunct Instructor in the Camino Program and teach Writing Composition at Manhattan College in New York City. I am a skilled ESL instructor with 25 years of teaching second language students preparatory English skills for university studies. My students who desire to enter a graduate program not only come from various ... See more

Test Prep Tutor: ESL, College Writing, American and British Literature
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Isela Rangel

2 miles away

CGU Cultural Studies Graduate & HIU English Literature Graduate.

I graduated with a Master's degree in Cultural Studies and a concentration in Museum Studies from Claremont Graduate University (CGU) in 2021. A large portion of my studies at CGU centered around Latinx Studies, Black Diaspora, and Museum Restoration Work. In 2019, I graduated with a Bachelor's degree in English Literature and a minor in Biblical Studies from Hope International University (HIU). My particular interests in literature are American literature, Latinx literature, British Literature, and Post-Modern Literature.

CGU Cultural Studies Graduate & HIU English Literature Graduate.
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Sarrah Wolfe

2 miles away

English & Writing Tutor / English Literature MA Student

Hi! My name is Sarrah Wolfe and I'm currently an MA student at California State University Long Beach where I study English Literature. I received my Bachelor of Arts in Film and Electronic Arts in 2019 with a minor in English Literature. I hope to share my knowledge of all things reading and writing to help students succeed in their studies!

English & Writing Tutor / English Literature MA Student
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Teagan L.

1 miles away

5.0
(2 ratings)
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5.0
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Harvard Social Studies Graduate with Award-winning Writing Credentials

I studied Social Studies and African Studies at Harvard College, using my academic career to hone my writing skills. I spent the majority of my college time writing research papers and critical essays. My senior thesis was one of approximately sixty awarded the Hoopes Prize for outstanding academic work. Due to my focus on writing, I gained a strong mastery of writing styles, proofreading, and research in a wide variety of subjects. I am extremely adept at polishing academic papers, ... See more

Harvard Social Studies Graduate with Award-winning Writing Credentials
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Daphne Williams

3.8 miles away

Published on International News Stands, Writer of 21 yrs w/4 Degrees.

Celebrity Journalist. Contributing Writer. Freelance Magazine Writer. Published On International News Stands.

Writing Tutor; helping students put the correct words together to create a Winning Report, Essay, Thesis, and/or Writing Assignment.

Marketing Strategist. Digital Content Marketing, Building Brands, Product Development, Learning, Conducting Research and Teaching to Reach you where you are - are a few of my passions.

As a Youth Advocate, Curriculum Designer, Instructional Designer, College Instructor, Writing Coach, I teach youth to become published writers and then leverage ... See more

Published on International News Stands, Writer of 21 yrs w/4 Degrees.
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Marlo G.

2.1 miles away

Experienced English Tutor from Google/YouTube and Yahoo

Hi there!

I’ve taught at some of the most fun companies in the world like Google/YouTube and Yahoo, but having spent the past year teaching English as a Second Language to students in China, I have to say, the best job is teaching young people. And that’s why I’m here--to meet you!

I hold a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Bachelor of Arts in Theater from Rutgers University, as well as a Masters ... See more

Experienced English Tutor from Google/YouTube and Yahoo
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James G.

3.7 miles away

Math and English Tutor with 5+ Years of Experience

I have always enjoyed helping people learn and reach their goals. I have over 5 years of tutoring experience and additional experience teaching, coaching, and mentoring. Subject areas include: elementary through high school math and English, high school and college physics, computer skills, and GED test preparation. I have a Bachelor of Science degree in physics. Looking forward to working together!

Math and English Tutor with 5+ Years of Experience
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Ariel Stong

4.6 miles away

Licensed Special Education Teacher

I have 3 years of teaching experience and many years of nannying. I love working with children in any capacity! Due to COVID-19 I did not return to teach this year, and instead am tutoring some of my old students. I would love to add more students to the list to help other families through this difficult time! I don't exclusively work with children who have Special Needs, but the philosophy I adopt in the classroom translates well ... See more

Licensed Special Education Teacher
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Arden W.

1.4 miles away

UT Biology Graduate

Hi, I'm Arden! I am a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Austin! Hook'em! I have a Bachelors of Science and Arts in Biology and I have experience with exam prep and general tutoring! I have a real passion for science and am excitied to help you fall in love with it too! Or just get through a science class so you can focus on the subject YOU are most passionate about! I also have a ... See more

UT Biology Graduate
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Professor of Educational Studies

Completed A.A.S, BS, MS, MA, ME, MAT, MBA, M.S.H.S, MSED ED.D, At several Universities’ across America. I completed my Ed.D in Educational Leadership with a specialty in special-needs education from the unique program at Northcentral University. I received my MBA & M.S.H.S. from Trident University International, Masters in Administration and Supervision from College of St. Rose, Master of Arts degree from Mercy College with specialization in Special Education, and Bachelor ... See more

Professor of Educational Studies

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.

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Eliza Gabriel

4.8 miles away

Experienced Teacher and Tutor (8+ years experience)

Hello! I am a passionate and dedicated elementary school teacher from New York! I worked in a charter school, where in the 2017-2018 school year I brought 100% of my class of 32 students to pass the New York State Test. I believe I was able to accomplish a 100% pass rate through small group and one-on-one instruction, which is why I love tutoring students. I believe kids learn best when they are inspired and excited about ... See more

Experienced Teacher and Tutor (8+ years experience)
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Tawanah Reeves

3.5 miles away

Tutor, Mentor, Small Business Owner

Hello! Thank you for viewing my profile! My name is Tawanah Reeves, and I am a business owner, educator, and mentor. I love writing and movies. Great storytelling and sharing the experiences of others through those stories is something I enjoy. I've been a tutor for 10 years. My passion for teaching and developing others led to the creation of meshellefae.com, my online blog for writers who want to hone their craft or learn how to tell their ... See more

Tutor, Mentor, Small Business Owner
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Dr Ray

4.6 miles away

4.9
(37 ratings)
4.9
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4.9
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4.8
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Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT

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Statistics | Finance | Economics & All Sciences | GRE | GMAT
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Jasmine Simpson

2.9 miles away

IUPUI Student Teacher with 3+ Years Experience Tutoring Lang. Arts

Hi There! My name is Jasmine and I am currently a student at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). I am currently studying Elementary Education with a concentrated study in Language Arts. I've been a tutor at my University's Writing Center for a little over three years and have worked with a variety of students of different ages from Elementary to Grad Students. I believe that when learning new things there not should only be progress but also ... See more

IUPUI Student Teacher with 3+ Years Experience Tutoring Lang. Arts
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Madeline Sarmas

2.1 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
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Erica Garcia

1.9 miles away

Enthusiastic Spanish teacher with over 8 years of experience!

Hello and congratulations on your decision to improve your language skills! I have been teaching since I graduated from college, and each year I find another reason to fall in love with the Spanish language and the many cultures related to it. My time in Mexico and other Spanish-speaking countries has allowed me to explore various linguistic and cultural differences, and I enjoy sharing and exchanging knowledge with students! I have taught English and Spanish, and enjoy finding and ... See more

Enthusiastic Spanish teacher with over 8 years of experience!
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Jessica S.

4.9 miles away

NY Elementary certified tutor

NY Elementary certified tutor with an MA degree in Elementary Inclusive Education from Teachers College, Columbia University available to provide tutoring in Manhattan and Brooklyn to students in Pre-K through 6th Grade in reading, writing, math, study and organizational skills, homework help and test prep. I provide differentiated instruction and effective strategies customized to your child's individual learning needs. I offer flexible tutoring hours both after school and on the weekends.

NY Elementary certified tutor
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Joshua Patti

4.1 miles away

USC Computational Mathematics/ Neuroscience Attendee with 5+ tutoring

I studied at USC and am finishing up my degree at SDSU and I have been tutoring since junior year in high school. Every since I was little, I have loved subjects like Math, Physics and Statistics so I decided to filter my passion into helping and tutoring others. I am sociable and easy to get along with, which makes tutoring sessions that much easier. Receiving a 32 on my ACT helps me excel as well at exam prep, showing ... See more

USC Computational Mathematics/ Neuroscience Attendee with 5+ tutoring
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Stephanie P.

3.3 miles away

Certified Teacher with ESE and ESOL specialization

Hello! My name is Stephanie and I am a Florida state certified teacher. You can look me up on the Florida Department of Education website to verify my credentials by request. :) I have been teaching for six years and tutoring for ten. My areas of specialization include Elementary Education, Special Education, English/ Reading/ Writing (all levels including college), and test preparation. Some of my proudest moments as an educator include assisting students with Autism Spectrum Disorder successfully implement schedules and ... See more

Certified Teacher with ESE and ESOL specialization
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Princeton University Graduate with 3+ years experience

Hello! My name is Alex, and I recently moved to Los Angeles to perform with Ate9 Dance Company, a nationally-touring contemporary dance company in the city. I completed my Bachelor's degree at Princeton University in Visual Art, with certificates in Dance, Environmental Studies, and German. I have 3+ years of tutoring experience working with elementary to college-level students in subjects including SAT/ACT test preparation, introductory-advanced German, Environmental Studies, German, and essay writing, among many other ... See more

Princeton University Graduate with 3+ years experience
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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