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Popular Writing Teachers in San Diego, CA

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Jackie D.

(23)
Chula Vista, CA
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches High School, College
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Jackie D.

Chula Vista, CA

(23)

Private Writing Teacher

As a former Journalism student, writing has been the number one way I learned to communicate both academically and professionally. It's important to be able to distill highly technical information into language anyone can read, and not only can read, but enjoys reading. I had three mentors in the past who helped hone my writing skills, and I love applying what I learned from them with my own students today.

About Jackie

Hi there! My name is Jackie, and I have nearly 20 years of experience in teaching. All of my students, meaning a perfect 100%, have improved their grades by at least one letter grade, if not more, and passed every one of their tests and exams. I help all my students reach their goals. The feedba

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February 19, 2018
Jim G.
Jackie is an excellent teacher. I would recommend her to anyone who wishes to either learn Spanish or improve on the Spanish skills they already have
December 15, 2017
Paige
November 21, 2017
Jean Charles
Jackie is a very very good teacher. No comment!
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Jasmine L.

(4)
La Mesa, CA
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Background Checked
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, Tagalog
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Jasmine L.

La Mesa, CA

(4)

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Private Writing Teacher

Sessions include homework help, concept review, proofreading, and honing skills as needed. I have years of tutoring experience and adapt my tutoring style to the student's learning style.

About Jasmine

I love to teach and tutor kids and adults of all ages in many different subjects. I pride myself in customizing my lessons to suit each individual's learning style and goals. I try to keep my lessons fun and relaxed while ensuring that we still work hard and learn.

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July 1, 2019
Nicholas
Jasmine is Awesome! She is a very knowledgeable, patient and encouraging. I highly recommend her.
February 3, 2016
Michael C.
First lesson...jasmine was very attentive and a good listener.
Looking forward to continuing the lessons!!
April 10, 2015
Emmanuel Z.
Very experienced for teaching 8 year old boy, I liked the books she provide.
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Samantha T.

(2)
Writing
Starting at $33
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Bachelor of Arts, Writing from Ithaca College
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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At an early age I discovered a passion for writing and as I got older that passion only grew. In college, as a writing major I was able to take writing classes in many different genres. In my lessons whether your goal is to find that passion for writing, improve your skills, or even just receive help with class assignments I would be honored and more than happy to help. I have experience with writing workshops and tutoring. I will base my classes on your needs, ability and writing goals. Whether you need help organizing a piece, expanding your vocabulary, learning how to correctly format a piece based on genre and topic, or anything else, I will do my best to help you.

About Samantha

Hello! My name is Samantha, I have a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ithaca College and a TESOL certification. I received my B.A in Creative writing and am a strong supporter of using writing as a tool for self expression. I have taught over 1000 ESL classes! I really enjoy helping students realize th

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July 17, 2019
Aj
Great instructor, well rounded educator.
February 23, 2018
Rosa E.
Samantha is a great teacher, she is engaging and cares for her students. I recommend her lessons. She will spend the time to explain and is dedicated.

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Sarah B.

(3)
Writing
Starting at $55
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Background Checked
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Sarah B.

(3)

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Online Writing Teacher

I have been teaching and tutoring writing for over 10 years. I bring a unique, interdisciplinary perspective to the table because I have taught academic writing across the disciplines in the social sciences and humanities. I have also collaboratively taught writing intensive seminars with engineering faculty. In addition, my current writing project is a historical fiction manuscript based on my dissertation research on the Reformation era.

I enjoy working with students from middle school age through adults of all ages. My previous students have ranged from adults returning to school after many years in the workforce, to high school and middle school students who were seeking mentorship in academic and creative writing, to adults working on writing their dissertations. In my lessons, I work with you to help create a learning environment that is suited to your unique needs.

In addition to my writing background, I also have professional theatre experience, which I build on when I ...

About Sarah

I have been a professional Writing Consultant, Editor, and professor for over ten years. My training in writing consulting began at Oberlin College, where I worked in my first university writing center and studied teaching and tutoring across the disciplines. I then went on to apply my training in

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August 26, 2019
Rachel
Of the different instructors I have collaborated with, Sarah is by far one of the instructors who has most consciously worked to make sure that her course design met the goals and learning outcomes of the curricula. From the first day I met her, she already had a syllabus design that met any suggestions I might make from my previous years' experience teaching courses in our program. I know she worked actively with others in the program in designing her materials, and she took all their comments to heart, building her syllabus around their recommendations for achieving learning outcomes.
In addition to creating assignments that clearly and usefully supported the goals of the program, Sarah incorporated the community contributions elements of the program, as well. She invited speakers from the campus community and the broader community. The students responded positively to all of these speakers, and they actively incorporated the ideas they learned from them in their work for the course.
The students' final presentations are the best indication of how successful Sarah's course was. The students were asked to use their academic research paper to create a policy paper or deliverable to a stakeholder of the students' choosing. The students created such fantastic presentations, that some of them could perhaps have been sent to the intended stakeholder--if we had the right contacts--with only minor revisions. The final presentations indicated that they achieved the learning outcomes of the course.
August 26, 2019
Aziz
Sarah was very patient and gave constructive advice during our lessons. She also does her research regarding the topic or subject you are writing on before the lesson.
August 26, 2019
David
Thanks to Sarah's help with my high school daughter's writing, my daughter achieved major milestones in her work as a creative writer. Sarah helped my daughter learn how to write in genres she never had before (poetry, short stories, and drama) and to have more confidence in her ability as a writer and a person. Also, whenever I wrote Sarah with questions about her sessions with my daughter, she always took time to write thoughtful responses that showed how much she cared about my daughter's growth.
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Tamari (Tamara) W.

(34)
Writing
Starting at $47
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Background Checked
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 68; Female: 5 to 85
  • Teaching since 1990
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Online Writing Teacher

Together with supplementary books, materials, and free-association, I guide the student through his or her own mental process to facilitate the expression of an idea; concept or theses. In addition to assigning homework or improvements for the student to work on his/her own piece offline, I help him/her revisit the manuscript with fresh eyes and rework the draft into a presentable, well reasoned document. In the case of a scholarly work, I help with the appropriate form for citations and asterisks. Lessons of one hour to 90 minutes in length are recommended.

About Tamari (Tamara)

Hi, there! I'm Tamara and I can't wait to meet you! On social media and for those who are more familiar, I'm Tamari. We all learn in different ways; some are more visual; others, auditory; some, kinesthetic--I combine a number of different modalities in my teaching, including direct feed

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September 13, 2019
Rhea Farbman
I have known Tamari professionally for fifteen years.
She is an excellent music teacher for piano and voice. Her expertise is noticeable as she patiently meets her student at his/her level and guides that student to the next step.
The process is perfect for any student, even if developmentally challenged and for any age. I highly recommend Tamari.

Rhea
September 6, 2019
Justine
I've been consistent weekly taking yoga lessons from Tamari at the Y in Canaan CT. I try not to miss it. She's a compassionate and caring yoga teacher and will trailer her classes to fit your needs. Her classes are good for newbies and seniors and those who want a simple class. No athletics. Hatha Yoga are basic yoga stretches that will make you feel good after participating . My aches and pains are gone after each session. To be continued....
September 2, 2019
Jeff
Tamara is a very highly qualified, and extremely capable musician and instructor. While away on a leave from my position as music director at a local church, Tamara planned and provided the music for services, and led the congregation's music programs in my absence. While I was away, it was a great comfort to know that Tamara provided quality music for each service. In addition to demonstrating an extraordinary level of musicianship, Tamara is a dependable, and dedicated professional. I am pleased to provide my strongest recommendation!
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Christopher A.

(13)
Writing
Starting at $110
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Background Checked
  • Economics from pitzer college
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Online Writing Teacher

I have taught writing for over five years and love to teach it because writing is my passion. I have written several award winning screenplays and work also work as a freelance writer. I have helped students write college essays which have helped them get into their first choice, graduate students with their research papers on psychology, nursing and business as well as young students writing some of their first creative essays... and everything in between.

About Christopher

I have tutored all sections of both the ACT and SAT as well as many other subjects for over five years and have logged over 3,000 tutoring hours as well as over 650 five star ratings through other tutoring services. I tutor because I love the challenge of helping people understand new ideas and e

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November 7, 2019
Yinghua
March 4, 2019
Adriana
Best experience! My son who is on 6th grade had to take the SSAT in a short period of time and Chris got him engaged from the first class, not easy for an online class. He was easy to communicate and was open to work with our schedule. Thanks for all the work you did!
February 12, 2019
Shaniya
Great Algebra tutor! Chris was tutoring my daughter in algebra. He picked up very quickly to see where her weakness is. He is very patient and takes his time in making sure my daughter gets it done. Excellent tutor.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in San Diego, CA

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in San Diego is $75. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $240 per hour.
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$47 average
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$65 average
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"Dr.Bernard was so helpful with helping me write and revise my resume and cover letter. I am so grateful to have gotten the chance to work with her. This session with her was concise and informative."
- Rastafari
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"As an adult student who has struggled with creative writing, Larry has been instrumental in opening a whole new world of self expression for me. I highly recommend him for any student who wishes to either grasp fundamental skills or for the one who simply wishes to polish their own.

Additionally Larry has been able to introduce me to Shakespeare, a life long interest of mine... one which has always frustrated me do to my lack of understanding, in a non threatening, non stressful way.

Thank you Larry."
- Julie
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"Ulyana is very nice, and my son really enjoys the lesson."
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"Of the different instructors I have collaborated with, Sarah is by far one of the instructors who has most consciously worked to make sure that her course design met the goals and learning outcomes of the curricula. From the first day I met her, she already had a syllabus design that met any suggestions I might make from my previous years' experience teaching courses in our program. I know she worked actively with others in the program in designing her materials, and she took all their comments to heart, building her syllabus around their recommendations for achieving learning outcomes.
In addition to creating assignments that clearly and usefully supported the goals of the program, Sarah incorporated the community contributions elements of the program, as well. She invited speakers from the campus community and the broader community. The students responded positively to all of these speakers, and they actively incorporated the ideas they learned from them in their work for the course.
The students' final presentations are the best indication of how successful Sarah's course was. The students were asked to use their academic research paper to create a policy paper or deliverable to a stakeholder of the students' choosing. The students created such fantastic presentations, that some of them could perhaps have been sent to the intended stakeholder--if we had the right contacts--with only minor revisions. The final presentations indicated that they achieved the learning outcomes of the course."
- Rachel
Took Writing lessons from Sarah B.
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- Gigi
Took Writing lessons from Ian T.
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"Dr. D was very nice and empathetic she liked my dog (as everyone should) and she was awesome i can see us having more lessons in the future .Thalia"
- Annette
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Today was my first lesson with Larry. He is a awesome guy and very hopeful and caring."
- Eric
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"She was very knowledgeable and presented the information clearly. My writing greatly improved."
- Gabriel
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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"nothing but good things to say about melisa very help full person to work with I hope we can still do businesses together..."
- Moises
Took Writing lessons from Melissa Q.
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