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La Palma Reading And Writing Tutors

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Maverick Consulting
4.5
from 78 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 119 hires on Thumbtack
Vanja J.
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Lisabeth helped me with my ACT writing skills and with the reading and science sections. We did 2 hour sessions. The quality of her work was great and she helped me a lot with the ACT and helped me calm down before my test. My experience with her was great and I will definitely contact her in the future.

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  • 102 hires on Thumbtack
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Carrie F.
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Carl was hired to teach Hebrew to my daughter who is in Kindergarten as well as to teach my husband and I Hebrew. Carl is a very dedicated professional that has a true gift at teaching. He makes the lessons fun and teaches in a way that keeps the learner engaged the entire lesson and always excited about learning more. This would not normally be an easy task while teaching a 5 year old, however Carl makes it look easy. Our daughter looks forward to Carls's weekly visits, as do we. Carl even went out of his way to find a special Hebrew educational book for my husband (who already speaks pretty decent Hebrew- but wanted to learn more). I would highly recommend Carl for any tutoring, writing, or editing services you may need.

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FISV LLC.
5.0
from 41 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 127 hires on Thumbtack
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Hyojong K.
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Lois is a very professional and considerate tutor. She is helping my writing skill and accent. In addition, she has a producer background and share her knowledge and expertise. She teaches me the entertainment business cultures and how to be a strong female producer in US. She is not just an English teacher. She loves to motivate and inspire her students. I highly recommend her.

Thinque Prep
4.9
from 39 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 76 hires on Thumbtack
Ted G.
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I have nothing but positive things to say about my experience with Joyee and his team. We've been working with them for quite a while and they've helped us with math tutoring, test preparation, and now going into our senior year, they're helping us prepare for college applications. More specifically, my son's score on the ACT jumped 6 points after 2 months of working with Joyee and Robert. I can't recommend them enough!

  • 13 years in business
  • 138 hires on Thumbtack
Alden F.
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I had Bri as a math tutor for the ACT. She was funny, professional, and very knowledgeable. I wanted to get my score up 4 points, and with her help, I was able to on practice tests. I would highly recommend this service, especially Bri, if you're looking for any kind of tutoring--standardized test or school subject. Thank you, Bri!

  • 13 years in business
  • 87 hires on Thumbtack
Kristen K.
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Our tutor, Danielle, has been great for working with my daughter. We needed someone who could tutor in math, but also assist in developing organizational skills.

  • 11 years in business
  • 27 hires on Thumbtack
Robert S.
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Good for writing tutoring, I’m an engineer and couldn’t help my son (14) too well with the academic writing so Chris has been really helpful there. He explained it in terms of ‘structure,’ which let me not only understand what was going on, it let me understand it in a way that I could teach. There are a handful of other stories I could tell about how CML brings his material (ha, ‘materials science’!) to life — never again will I think a metaphor is meaningless! — but it makes more sense to just get a lesson with him.

StudyPage
5.0
from 21 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 41 hires on Thumbtack
Melissa A.
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StudyPage is an invaluable tool if you have a student with any kind of learning difficulties. Esmerelda has helped my son with homework organization, writing, math and all the tools he needed to become a successful student. I can not recommend StudyPage enough.

Kiran Chaggan
4.5
from 24 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
Jacqueline L.
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Good tutor! My child likes the way she works with him

  • 4 years in business
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
Nattapon C.
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She is a great amazing teacher . I enjoy her writing lessons a lot. Never regret to take lessons with her. She taught me different writing styles and loads of grammar. The lessons are fun too. Thank you May Chaisakulchai

Nancy's Tutoring
4.8
from 16 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Cynthia L.
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I would like her to call me to,set up a appointment for tutoring..text....but preferably call me at 951.212.3781...I am having issues with the site. Thank you

  • 8 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Kellie P.
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Daniel Dissinger helped me with college application essays on multiple occasions. He personally came to my house and would spend 1-2 hours helping me perfect my papers. Daniel would sit read my paper and go line by line with me to try to make every sentence more concise and persuasive. He was very good at teaching me how to prevent writing mistakes in the future as well. Daniel is also very responsive to email and is willing to help via email. I would highly recommend him to anyone needing a writing tutor.

  • 22 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Jessica B.
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Cindy is an absolute visionary. I am a senior in high school, and I met Cindy a few months before I began this school year. My strengths academically are mainly in reading, writing, social studies, and philosophy, but Cindy has enhanced my knowledge and appreciation for mathematics, science, and my capabilities in problem solving as a whole. When I first met Cindy, I was in desperate need of a math tutor, but what I received was more than I could have ever imagined. Aside from her outstanding mathematical capabilities, Cindy has served as my mentor, ultimate problem solver, entrepreneurial guru, and ultimate inspiration throughout my college prep and application process. As a fellow performer, and actress, Cindy also has helped me explore my passion for theatre, and expand it to become a flourishing intrigue with anthropology, psychology, and motivational speaking. She is literally the reason that I am now travelling as a motivational speaker/ Body Positive facilitator to youth, ranging from middle school to high school. In offering her invaluable time, ambitious mindset, and incredibly compassionate demeanor, she has allowed me to find my true passions, and encourage others to do the same. Furthermore, Cindy is beyond this world amazing. Whether to call her an angel, an oracle, a goddess, a reincarnated Albert Einstein, or any other form of awe, I am not worthy to concretely say. However, I can attest that Cindy has absolutely changed my vision for myself and the world around me, my societal views and aspirations, as well as having enhanced my mathematical and test taking capabilities. Truly, Cindy is the most wonderful, kind, creative, talented, and intelligent essence, one could ever hope to meet or aspire to become.

Skills for Success Learning
5.0
from 11 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Melody M.
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We have used Skills for Success with our son for quite some time now. Working with teenage boys can be difficult, but Carleen goes out of her way to find out what our son is interested in and then implements those areas into her work with him! We have seen huge improvement in his reading & comprehension, writing and spelling!!

  • 11 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Jennifer R.
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Victor is a genuine, intelligent, creative person, and an excellent tutor. I refer him with great confidence. Victor has an admirable ability to relate to different types of personalities and learning styles. He not only adapts his teaching to our daughters' unique situations, but seems excited by the challenge. Our children attend different high schools, and have their own unique talents and learning styles and challenges. One attends an academically rigorous private high school, while the other attends an academically challenging, local public school. Victor has tutored them both. Whether it's SAT tutoring or weekly math and bio, or a brush-up before finals, Victor is there. He is prompt, professional, highly competent and above all, energized by teaching. He asks questions. He does not spoon feed; rather, he takes the time to help our daughters discover the answers for themselves. My 17 year old earned a great SAT score, and a substantial 4-year scholarship to the university of her choice. She applied early-action to three schools, and gained admittance to them all. We credit Victor for helping her realize this dream. I now look forward to what my younger daughter will achieve, with his help, as he not only teaches her in the way she needs to be taught, but he cares. She knows this. He establishes a genuine relationship with his students; he helps them gain confidence, and trust themselves. I honestly cannot say enough about Victor, and the impact he has made on our family. He takes the worry and the (dare I say) struggle out of high school, creating space for my husband and I to be more supportive and less "annoying" to our children. It is a relief and a comfort to know such an intelligent, good person has our daughters' and therefore our own backs. Both of our girls' confidence and academic achievement have soared under Victor's tutelage.

  • 12 years in business
  • 22 hires on Thumbtack
Katrina N.
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Rowena is fantastic! From the moment I met her, she was so easy to talk to and work with. She is compassionate, knowledgeable, professional, thorough and more than affordable! She agreed to meet me in person because I didn't have a resume for her to edit. She also provides interviewing preparation and tutoring! I recommend her to anyone who is looking for this type of service.

Paul R.
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Heather has been fantastic and insightful - I'm so very happy I've hired Heather.

Cris Miller
4.5
from 4 reviews
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Kiem T.
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He so patient to teach a student and also he has method for studies fast.

Mrs. Patt's Tutoring
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Marie B.
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My son was struggling with reading and reading comprehension and his grade had fallen to a low D. After just a few months working with Patt, and his grade was up to a high B. She didn't just help him improve his grade, but gave him the tools to be able to succeed on his own. Since then (now several years later) and he is still doing well in both areas as well as other subjects that are reading heavy.

Briers Tutoring
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Mariza R.
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To whom it may concern: Mrs. Briers has been tutoring both my 8 year daughter and 11 year old son for the last 2 years. She has been an exceptional help with the development of their academic growth. I've seen major improvement with their reading, math and just overall confidence she has the patience for kids and enjoys teaching them. Stern while still allowing the kids to voice their opinion and allowing them to have their say. If any parents are looking for someone who is not only a great teacher but person. I would highly recommend working with Mrs. Briers.

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I am an UCLA tutor offering SAT prep, English, Spanish, film studies, creative writing, and school skills. I am an UCLA English major graduating in June. I have eight years of tutoring experience. I have 2200 SAT score. I am a non-native, fluent Spanish speaker. I have child care experience. I have great study skills and love teaching.

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