Carefully selected, highly-credentialed College Essays tutors in Burbank, CA
"I graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a degree in Philosophy and Psychology. I am originally from Los Angeles, and currently reside here while in the process of applying to graduate school. My first experience tutoring was in high school when I tutored third graders in Math and English on a weekly basis. Currently I volunteer at a shelter where I tutor a variety of ages in reading, writing, and math."
- University of California, Santa Barbara - BA, Philosophy, Psychology
Tutoring Subjects:Middle School Math, Algebra, Reading, French, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, Elementary Math, ISEE, College Essays
"I'm a recent graduate of the University of Chicago with a B.A. in Cinema and Media Studies and a background in all things humanities. I also studied English literature, poetry, and creative writing. After growing up on the east coast in South Florida, then attending college in the Midwest, I've finally made it all the way to the west coast and am a recent transplant to Los Angeles."
- The University of Chicago - B.A., Cinema and Media Studies
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Verbal, ACT English, Grammar and Mechanics, PSAT, ACT Reading, French, History, College Essays, ACT Writing, SSAT, ACT, SAT Writing, SAT, Essay Editing, Reading, Phonics, Writing
"I am a teacher and tutor with almost five years of experience helping students realize their academic goals. At the college level, I have taught introductory and intermediate composition, creative writing, and literature. I have extensive experience working with non-Native English speakers. I currently tutor students of all ages in English, writing, reading, test prep, ESL, history, and lower-division math."
- Hunter College - BA, English
- University of Oregon - MFA, Writing
Tutoring Subjects:LSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, College Essays, Reading, Essay Editing
"I am currently a student at Cal State LA and am pursuing a B.S. in public health. My ultimate goal is to become a nurse practitioner. I am a nontraditional student that returned to school in the beginning of 2011 and quickly became a mentor to several of my classmates."
- Pasadena City College - AA, Natural Science
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Chemistry, Essay Editing, College Essays, Middle School Math, Biology, Elementary Math, Physiology, Writing, Reading, Algebra, Anatomy
"I recently graduated from Brown University with a B.A. in Modern Culture and Media. In addition to tutoring, I also write for a comedy website. I have tutored students in a wide array of subjects including history, English, math, creative writing and filmmaking."
- Brown University - BA, Modern Culture and Media
Tutoring Subjects:SAT Writing, College Essays, Writing, Essay Editing, ISEE, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal, ACT English, History, ACT Reading
"I am a teacher with 5 years of classroom experience, who just moved to the Los Angeles area. I am certified by New York state to teach grades K–12, and I have just received my academic eligibility for a preliminary California teaching credential. I hold a Master’s degree in Bilingual Education from Columbia University in New York, and I am bilingual in English and Spanish. I love working with students who are struggling in a particular subject and breaking down the material into manageable, understandable parts so students come away from the experience feeling competent." ...
- Smith College - B.A., Women's Studies
- Teachers College, Columbia University - M.A., Bilingual/Bicultural Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, Reading, Writing, SAT Verbal, Spanish, Phonics
"I tutor many different subjects, but reading and writing are my biggest strengths. I've worked on screenplays professionally for years and have even taught screenwriting to elementary school kids as part of a program called Young Storytellers. My experience with writers allows me to get the most out of my students, inspiring them to write focused essays and other writing assignments, taking advantage of their strengths to arrive at their best work. My mother is a writer and long time educator, and I think I get my patience from her! Teaching kids reading is also especially gratifying, as there is nothing like a good book -- even if it's on ...
- Syracuse University - BS, TV, Radio and Film
- Syracuse University - BS, TV, Radio and Film
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Elementary Math, Writing, Phonics, Middle School Math, College Essays, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics
" During recess and lunch while I was in grade school, I would be forced to leave my books at my desk. What I feel like the school staff didn't understand was that learning was not just something compulsory. Fun shouldn't have been restricted to physical activities. To be able to apply what I learned whether it was the structure of proteins, carbohydrates, and fat that influence the energy in our food; the closed integral of heat engines; the tricky solution equations from Algebra 1 that determined the ratio of soda and punch, or the different meanings behind stories as one ages were fascinating to me." ...
- University of Southern California - BS, BioPhysics
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Reading, College Essays, Physics, ACT, ACT English, Chemistry, Algebra, ACT Science, Essay Editing, ACT Math, Middle School Math
"I am a recent graduate from UC Santa Barbara, and I have been tutoring since high school. I began tutoring French as a member of the National French Honor Society and since then I have taught and tutored all ages and levels for a variety of subjects, including French and Japanese language, beginning piano and violin, elementary math and literacy, test prep, and college-level linguistics. I also proofread papers and job applications for friends on a regular basis, and I've worked with English-learners on many occasions. It's so rewarding to see people succeed and I want to help in any way I can. After struggling in high school with essays and ...
- UC Santa Barbara - BA, Linguistics, Education minor
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, Elementary Math, Middle School Math, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT Writing, ACT English, Writing, ACT Math, Pre-Calculus, Phonics, French, ACT Reading, College Essays, Essay Editing, Algebra
"I love helping others learn! After completing my undergraduate studies at Gordon College, I spent two years as a substitute teacher, getting the opportunity to work with students of all ages in a wide range of subjects. I am now working on a Master's degree in the LA area, and I'm excited to continue to work with students on a 1-on-1 basis to help them achieve their learning goals. When I'm not busy with school, I tend to spend time running, reading, and playing music.."
- Gordon College - BA, Biblical Studies & Sociology
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, Writing, Pre-Calculus, Phonics, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, Reading, Elementary Math, Algebra, Middle School Math, Calculus
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