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Find English tutors in Portland, OR

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Top 10 English tutors in Portland, OR

Students agree: these Portland english tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Rewire Learning, LLC

Rewire Learning, LLC

1 hire on Tutors
Serves Portland, OR
Harley B. says, "I can't thank Erin with Rewire Learning enough. My 6 year old son struggled with reading. Erin was able to provide an environment that he enjoyed and a method that helped him thrive and vastly improve his reading and reading comprehension. He genuinely enjoys his time with her and looks forward to his lessons. Highly recommend." Read more
Laura Bogen

Laura Bogen

Offers online services
3+ years in business
Serves Portland, OR
Minda (. says, "I’m writing on behalf of Laura Bogen, who is applying as a tutor for Japanese. Laura was my colleague in the Foreign Languages Department at Kadena High School, Okinawa, Japan for 8 years. She is competent in her Japanese language and cultural knowledge skills, and is a very creative, dedicated teacher who always does her best for her students. She is gentle and kind and a wonderful person with whom to work and collaborate. It is a pleasure for me to endorse her application. " Read more
Speaking  English Well.

Speaking English Well.

New on Tutors
Offers online services
23+ years in business
Serves Portland, OR
When I first meet a student, we do several activities that dispaly his/her strengths and weaknesses so that, after talking about goals, we focus specifically on those needs. Many of my students have stayed in contact after they've moved away, and I've been invited to quinceaneras and weddings in several countries. The things that students often tell me are that they're really comfortable working with me, that my positive attitude encourages them to never give up and that they appreciate my endless patience. I love to see the joyful expressions on students' faces when they succeed in something that's been a challenge .......

Your English Tutoring questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Tutors.

How much do English tutors charge near me?

English tutors charge $25 to $80 per hour on average, depending on their experience, education level, location, and availability. Expect to pay $15 to $40 per hour when hiring a high school aged English tutor and $30 to $100 per hour for a certified English teacher with a degree.

What do private English tutors do?

English tutors help students with reading, writing, grammar, spelling, vocabulary, phonics, and speaking skills. English tutors assist students by reviewing and critiquing essays, increasing their reading comprehension, or improving their writing skills. English tutors also work with students in English as a Second Language (ESL) programs.

What do ESL tutors do?

ESL (English as a Second Language) tutors help students who speak different primary languages learn formal English speaking, writing, grammar, and vocabulary. ESL teachers overcome language barriers to help students communicate clearly in English.

How to find an English tutor in my area?

Start by searching our list of private ESL, reading, and writing tutors. Then follow these tips:

  • Contact and consult with at least three tutors before hiring.
  • Read their reviews, ask for references, and verify their education.
  • Discuss where the lessons will take place, the cost, and cancellation policies.
  • Ask what payment methods are accepted and when payment is due.
  • Ask about discounts for booking a package of lessons.
  • Hire the tutor on a trail basis to make sure they are a good fit.

Reviews for Portland English tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Portland area.
Bogen-sensei is a top-notch instructor, with decades of experience teaching Japanese. I’ve worked collaboratively with her as a high school Japanese teacher since 2008. She knows how to make her lessons relatable, enjoyable, and effective for learners of all backgrounds. You won’t be disappointed!
Laura Bogen
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