John Linneball Tutoring
John Linneball Tutoring

John Linneball Tutoring

$65/hour
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Math type

Responds in about 52 min

Introduction: I offer great tutoring at a reasonable price. I have experience with the SAT, SSAT, ISEE, LSAT, and other tests, and not only understand how to take the tests, but how to teach the material to students in a way they can understand. I can answer questions that relate to test prep and academic subjects that only a person with "real world" experience can give - such as "Why do I need to know this stuff, anyway?" Finally, I have a sense of humor, and can engage and entertain while teaching, without being a complete goofball or pushover who doesn't get the job done. This may sound clichéd and cheesy, but it's true. I enjoy reaching young minds and helping people of all ages learn and get ahead in life. It's nice to help someone learn a needed skill at a crucial time in life - what a person learns while young can open doors to a new world of opportunities, and provide needed skilled people to the world.
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Hired 265 times

Serves San Francisco, CA

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22 years in business

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Sanjay B.
Dec 15, 2023
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John was very help this year with my 17 year old son as well as with my daughter 2 years ago when she was applying to colleges in regards to their essays. My daughter unexpectedly got into UC BERKELEY and I honestly believe it's because of John's timely assistance as well as his calm explanation of what colleges are looking for. I would highly recommend him especially because this is a major part of our children's lives to prioritize and we all were so happy either his work

Details: Writing essays • Completing applications • High school Senior • Once a week • At the pro’s location • My home, venue, etc.

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Christina T.
Sep 29, 2023
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John was professional and new exactly what I needed. He did it in very timely manner as well. I intend to recommend him to anyone else that needs this kind of help. I'm am very happy with what John has done for me. Thank You, Christina Thurston

Details: Haven't started preparing a resume • Sales • Mid-level (3 - 8 yrs experience) • At the pro’s location • My home, venue, etc.

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Thank you!
Resume Writing
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Paris D.
Sep 29, 2023
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John has been so supportive assisting me with my writing. I would definitely recommend him to others. If you need any support with your writing, John is the man!

Details: College • Essay writing / review • Advanced • Improve grades at school • Remotely (phone or internet) • At the pro’s location

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Thank you!
Reading and Writing Tutoring
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Pamela S.
Dec 29, 2017
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John worked with our son to reach a his PSAT score goals and he acheived a perfect math score. John is reliable and has done a wonderful job as a tutor for us.
Test Prep Services
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Beverly L.
Jan 28, 2015
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Professional, on time. John is tutoring my 10 year old son in math, specifically, common core math. John is very patient which is what my son needs. I try to help him but I lose my patience which frustrates both of us. I am glad John is able to help and I hope my son will improve his math skills. John has tutored Christopher twice only so I hope this review is helpful. So far, I would recommend John.
John Linneball Tutoring's reply
Thank you, Beverly. It's a pleasure to tutor your son.
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