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The Best Writing Tutors in Alexandria, VA

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Shelley G.
85/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Writer, Lawyer,Teacher Combines 25+years as Writing Coach

I love working with students and coaching clients on their written English and have a proven track record in business, academic, legal and creative writing. I've enjoyed coaching undergraduates, helping them to improve their essay writing and exam taking skills. I've also worked with... read more

85/hour
5.0 (593)
244 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,213 hours
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I love working with students and coaching clients on their written English and have a proven track record in business, academic, legal and creative writing. I've enjoyed coaching undergraduates, helping them to improve their essay writing and exam taking skills. I've also worked with... read more

Ruth S.
60/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Online Instructor with Years of Experience!

I have been working with both K-12 and adult English language learners from around the world, and have many hours of experience assisting students in improving their writing, speaking, and understanding of English. I earned my TESOL in October 2014 so that I am now certified to teach classes, but find that... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1145)
85 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,001 hours
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I have been working with both K-12 and adult English language learners from around the world, and have many hours of experience assisting students in improving their writing, speaking, and understanding of English. I earned my TESOL in October 2014 so that I am now certified to teach classes, but find that... read more

Theresa H.
80/hour

Alexandria, VA

Hokie Graduate and Middle School Chemistry Teacher

I am a middle school chemistry teacher. I believe that all students have the ability to learn science and mathematics. My love of teaching has always been with me. I am a patient teacher and tutor. I believe that all students learn differently. I love to see the "lightbulb" go on when students realize something new. I... read more

80/hour
4.7 (7)
22 hours tutoring
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I am a middle school chemistry teacher. I believe that all students have the ability to learn science and mathematics. My love of teaching has always been with me. I am a patient teacher and tutor. I believe that all students learn differently. I love to see the "lightbulb" go on when students realize something new. I... read more

Kyle B.
65/hour

Alexandria, VA

Dissertation, Essay, and Research Paper Assistance

As a previous counselor, I have provided career services and advice for students for course selection, job applications, assistance in writing resumes, and writing school admission essays. My Master’s Degree in Education has provided me the experience and the tools to establish a rapport with students to... read more

65/hour
4.7 (21)
3 hours tutoring Writing out of 76 hours
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As a previous counselor, I have provided career services and advice for students for course selection, job applications, assistance in writing resumes, and writing school admission essays. My Master’s Degree in Education has provided me the experience and the tools to establish a rapport with students to... read more

Danielle R.
60/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Let’s Build your confidence together!

My main area of focus is writing and literature. I have taught American and British Literature classes and composition/writing classes (informative, descriptive, argumentative, technical writing, etc). Additionally, I love grammar and teaching grammar rules! As a teacher, my goal is to... read more

60/hour
5.0 (27)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 39 hours
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My main area of focus is writing and literature. I have taught American and British Literature classes and composition/writing classes (informative, descriptive, argumentative, technical writing, etc). Additionally, I love grammar and teaching grammar rules! As a teacher, my goal is to... read more

Craig S.
40/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Current PhD Candidate in History 10 Years of Teaching Experience

Currently hold a BA/MA in History and a MLA in Liberal Arts. I have taught numerous writing intensive courses. I have also written over 100 research papers and essays. I have experience as an editor and proofreader. Intensive writing courses taught include, Senior Seminar, Holocaust in the Courtroom,... read more

40/hour
5.0 (11)
42 hours tutoring
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Currently hold a BA/MA in History and a MLA in Liberal Arts. I have taught numerous writing intensive courses. I have also written over 100 research papers and essays. I have experience as an editor and proofreader. Intensive writing courses taught include, Senior Seminar, Holocaust in the Courtroom,... read more

Peter G.
45/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

I'm a Princeton grad specializing in SAT tutoring and college essays

I got an 800 on SAT math and 800 on SAT II in math. 5 on the AP exam for BC Calculus as a junior at TJ, math-based economics major at Princeton. I got a 750 on SAT English. Won a creative writing award for original playwriting in high school through Arena Stage. Took 6-7 English classes while at Princeton, and... read more

45/hour
5.0 (25)
37 hours tutoring
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I got an 800 on SAT math and 800 on SAT II in math. 5 on the AP exam for BC Calculus as a junior at TJ, math-based economics major at Princeton. I got a 750 on SAT English. Won a creative writing award for original playwriting in high school through Arena Stage. Took 6-7 English classes while at Princeton, and... read more

Mackenzie T.
45/hour

Alexandria, VA

Mackenzie - PreK-6th Teacher

Science is a subject that allows students to use their creativity and interests to learning more about the world around them. I believe reading and writing are key skills for success. I believe all students can be fluent readers, and establish comprehension while reading through practice and conversational... read more

45/hour
5.0 (3)
22 hours tutoring
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Science is a subject that allows students to use their creativity and interests to learning more about the world around them. I believe reading and writing are key skills for success. I believe all students can be fluent readers, and establish comprehension while reading through practice and conversational... read more

L Alicia D.
45/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Passed, with distinction, Writing in the Sciences, Stanford Med School

I passed, with distinction, Writing in the Sciences, a Stanford University Medical School Massive Open Online Course (November 2015). This course teaches scientists to become more effective writers, using practical examples and exercises. I will share with you the topics included: principles of good... read more

45/hour
5.0 (26)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 59 hours
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I passed, with distinction, Writing in the Sciences, a Stanford University Medical School Massive Open Online Course (November 2015). This course teaches scientists to become more effective writers, using practical examples and exercises. I will share with you the topics included: principles of good... read more

Emily L.
90/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Molecular Biology PhD with 7+ years of tutoring experience

I have written and published several scientific papers that have been rigorously peer reviewed, and I aid many students in writing their doctoral and masters thesis’. read more

90/hour
4.9 (21)
29 hours tutoring Writing out of 96 hours
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I have written and published several scientific papers that have been rigorously peer reviewed, and I aid many students in writing their doctoral and masters thesis’. read more

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