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Tracy S.

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Starting at $42
  • Speaks English
  • Master's in Secondary Education from Texas A&M Commerce
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Tracy S.

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I have extensive experience with teaching ANY level of student how to be a successful writer. I have a fool-proof, tested method that will get you started and keep you going until you've graduated from college.

About Tracy

I am have been teaching high school English literature, writing, creative writing, and test prep for over two decades. While I plan to remain an educator in various ways, such as through this tutoring opportunity, I am venturing out of the classroom at the end of the school year to pursue my dream

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Sara G.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • MA TESOL from University of Central Florida
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sara G.

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I have taught academic writing to grade school children and Ph.D. candidates, so I can adapt my methods and materials to suit whatever your needs may be.

I have experience teaching students from a number of language backgrounds, and an MA in TESOL, so non-native speakers of English are encouraged to reach out.

I look forward to helping you express yourself effectively in writing!

IF A TIME IS NOT LISTED AS AVAILABLE, PLEASE SEND ME A MESSAGE. I CAN PROBABLY ACCOMMODATE YOU :)

About Sara

A university English teacher right in your living room! I am a lifelong language learner who wants to help others express themselves effectively in English. A little about me: - I have a Masters degree in teaching English as a second language - I have online and on the ground teaching experie

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Delores
Sara is by far one of the best teachers we have had for our son. She is knowledgeable and worked with us to meet the specific needs of our son. Our son has had a great learning time with her so far. She's phenomenal!
Shannon M.
Because my daughter had difficulty with reading in school, her reading Comprehension was not good, so we found Sara to be my daughter’s reading teacher after school. We made a reading plan for my daughter with Sara together , Sara is very patient and understanding. My daughter said she is very nice and funny in the class, and she likes Sara very much! After Sara taught my daughter reading, my daughter’s reading grade became A in school ! Sara, thanks so much for your teaching!
Kumara
My daughter loves her classes with Sarah. She is a great teacher who comes well prepared!
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Henry M.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Awarded Emmy from Academy of Motion Pictures Television Arts and Sciences
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Henry M.

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I'm an Emmy Award-winning writer with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, having taught all levels with more than 30 years experience.

About Henry

Award winning journalist and teacher with international experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and the United States. Certified teacher with experience in all levels and with all ages. Both a Liberal Arts and a Science major.

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I was very pleased with my first class. Mr. Henry is very knowledgeable in the matter and has good time-management skills.
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Morgan L.

39 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks
  • Aerospace Engineering from Northwest Florida State College
  • Teaching since 2016
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Morgan L.

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Throughout my 15 years in school, I've had challenging English and writing teachers. Their rigorous lessons have helped me become an excellent writer with exceptional proofreading skills. When writing with me, I'll show you your mistakes and the best ways to avoid them in the future.

About Morgan

My friends and family often call me a professional student. I completed my associate degree within my last two years of high school through dual enrollment. Throughout my school years, I've had many experiences with professional tutors and I paid attention to how they helped me learn. I've been able

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Amber
Morgan provided a great experience tutoring my 6 year old daughter in math. She listened to my desires and executed. My daughter was very excited after their session and was happy to be able to work learn more from Morgan. Thanks Morgan!!!
Anani
Morgan is Awesome! She was an amazing help. Thank you Morgan
Nia
morgan is attentive and very patient. she also does not hesitate to spend time on any topic that's unclear to nia.
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Randy S.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Dean's List from Illinois State University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Randy S.

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Possessing a graduate degree in any of the liberal arts means you can write. It is one of the only perks, marketability speaking, it contains. I can help a child from roughly ten with the basics all the way up the the graduate student attempting to master the double thesis paper. I am much better if you come to me with a specific problem as opposed to "make me better." In the latter example the goal may not be attainable, but I digress. If a writing problem exists, I promise I can solve it; or at least figure out how to solve it.

About Randy

I have always been an actor first, it is the craft and discipline in which I hold my advanced degrees; it is my first and eternal love. There really isn't much more one could add to such a claim. Simultaneously I have believed a teacher is born, not bred; and I was born to be in theatre, and now, wi

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Charles
Very knowledgeable and personable. Able to communicate more complex concepts in an easy to understand manner.
Kariem
First off. Just want to say that we had to cancel our first session. However, I really like this guy because he had kept it real and set it straight on the reason why the session was cancel. He was very sick that day and he didn't want to be involved with the session not being at 100%. Respect! I wouldn't have wanted him not being at his best either. Takes alot of guts for a person to confess that. I really appreciated the honesty because that explains how passionate Randy is about the craft.
Second of all, when we did our first session, I had to deal with a rough technical patch of trying g to join in for the session. He had no problem helping me with this technical glitch rather than allowing TakeLessons (who I was unable to reach because of matainace issues), to handle it. He helped 5he TakeLessons team. A plus Randy! Though I had to finally use another device to finally join the session, Randy was still willing to have patience and help me with the tech problem.
Lastly, Randy brought a warm feeling to the session and yet sincere. He made me feel welcomed, which opened me up more during this session. This helped because I am uncomfortable with improv but want to get better. He understood this and gave a real honest approach. Also, he informed me that we were going to get a gist of my performance level and work from there. Furthermore, we were going to ease our way into improvement. This gave me alot more balance than other improv classes. He is even willing to give me a little homework that I can practice in prep for next week.
Randy is very encouraging and I enjoyed our first session. I'm exited for next week!
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Jane P.

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  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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Jane P.

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I honed my teaching skills at Phillips Exeter Academy, one of the world’s most selective private schools. In their intensive pre-college program for students grades 7 to 12, I taught core writing seminars in “The Craft of the Essay” and “Writing Process” as well as workshops focused on the college essay. Since 2008, I have worked 1-on-1 with talented students across the United States and around the world to develop their writing skills.

Every student deserves a dedicated mentor to help them master the writing process—and discover how writing can further their actual passions and purpose. Your writing class is totally customized to your writing goals and unique interests. Together, we plan lessons that develop your skills and passions in tandem.

About Jane

I love transforming students into vibrant, fearless writers! Schools do a terrible job of teaching writing. Even the best schools and most dedicated English teachers fail to provide good writing instruction. Why? Most teachers are passionate readers of literature, but they don't actually enjoy w

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Cerritos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Cerritos is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $110 per hour.
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"Nick is amazing very patient, knowledgeable and professional!"
Matthew
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"My son said "she is good and nice"!"
Vladimir
Took Writing lessons from Elisa A.
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"Nick is a great teacher for two of my teenage boys. He showed them step-by-step writing techniques. Highly recommended!"
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"We really enjoy Becky as a writing tutor for our 13 year old son! She gets kids and figures out what interests them and gets them to write about topics that they are passionate about! Highly recommend for kids!"
Jake
Took Writing lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Thanks teacher Bonnie for your lesson! My kid was engaged the entire time and came out feeling excited about his writing assignment. Looking forward to more of our lessons!"
Mal
Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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"morgan is attentive and very patient. she also does not hesitate to spend time on any topic that's unclear to nia."
Nia
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"I expressed an interest in having a second opinion/ or set of eyes to get another read on what I was writing. The feedback offered was helpful. Thanks!"
Yolanda
Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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"Quick and precise hints for better writing. We made a great plan for future lessons. Alexandra doesn't waste words, but uses the available time optimal."
Jørgen
Took Writing lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Great tutor, caring and friendly"
Emre
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"My son just had his first lesson with Dr. D and he said he learned so much from Dr. D and is really looking forward to learning more from Dr. D. Thank you Dr. D!"
Willard
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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