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Beth F. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beth F.
20/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Tutor with 8 yrs of experience working in education and development

I have been working as a tutor since college, and it is a job for which I feel a great deal of passion. It has been a privilege that so much of my professional career has allowed me to work closely with, and support, individuals who are working to achieve their academics goals. My priority when working as a tutor is to... See Beth's full profile

20/hour
5.0 (5)
33 hours tutoring
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I have been working as a tutor since college, and it is a job for which I feel a great deal of passion. It has been a privilege that so much of my professional career has allowed me to work closely with, and support, individuals who are working to achieve their academics goals. My priority when working as a tutor is to... See Beth's full profile

Christina M. Near Des Moines, WA, available for in-person tutoring
Christina M.
40/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Study German, Russian, Polish or Czech with an experienced PhD

Having been specially trained in the teaching of writing at Brown University, I have since served as a writing tutor and mentor at Brown University and the University Washington, where much of my job as a teaching assistant in the history department was to coach students with their writing... See Christina's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (74)
107 hours tutoring
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Having been specially trained in the teaching of writing at Brown University, I have since served as a writing tutor and mentor at Brown University and the University Washington, where much of my job as a teaching assistant in the history department was to coach students with their writing... See Christina's full profile

Sarah C. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarah C.
45/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Speech and Debate Teacher with 9 Years of Experience

During college, I qualified for the national American Collegiate Moot Court tournament. From 2009-2019, I coached high school students in public speaking and debate – teaching them how to write cases, evaluating their speaking and arguments in formal rounds, and working with them on research techniques and on... See Sarah's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (73)
92 hours tutoring
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During college, I qualified for the national American Collegiate Moot Court tournament. From 2009-2019, I coached high school students in public speaking and debate – teaching them how to write cases, evaluating their speaking and arguments in formal rounds, and working with them on research techniques and on... See Sarah's full profile

Stephanie W. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie W.
45/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

An experienced CRLA certified tutor with a passion for biology.

I currently work as a science writer and have been writing professionally for four years. During an internship, I took a full-length resume writing course at Morgan Stanley, a major financial services corporation. Although my specialties are mainly in academic and science writing, I'm able to... See Stephanie's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (71)
193 hours tutoring
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I currently work as a science writer and have been writing professionally for four years. During an internship, I took a full-length resume writing course at Morgan Stanley, a major financial services corporation. Although my specialties are mainly in academic and science writing, I'm able to... See Stephanie's full profile

John B. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
45/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Experienced Technical Writer and Amateur Author

I spent 3 years as a technical writer on a nuclear reactor design. I am also an amateur author of short story creative fiction. I practice concise writing skills. See John's full profile

45/hour
4.7 (15)
9 hours tutoring Writing out of 146 hours
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I spent 3 years as a technical writer on a nuclear reactor design. I am also an amateur author of short story creative fiction. I practice concise writing skills. See John's full profile

Dean T. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dean T.
50/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

B.A. in Philosophy cum laude with three years Teaching Experience

I have three years of experience as a Writing Instructor at the Warren College Writing Program. At Warren I specialized in teaching Freshman college students the fundamental writing skills needed to succeed at the university level. See Dean's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (3)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 12 hours
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I have three years of experience as a Writing Instructor at the Warren College Writing Program. At Warren I specialized in teaching Freshman college students the fundamental writing skills needed to succeed at the university level. See Dean's full profile

Abi Z. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Abi Z.
50/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Experienced English/Writing Tutor With B.A. in English

Hi! I have a B.A. in English with emphasis on rhetoric and professional writing, as well as a minor in history, from WSU. There I was an editor on our college literary journal. I also worked in the Writing Tutoring Center, where I helped students at vastly different levels, from coaching ESL English 101... See Abi's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (7)
11 hours tutoring
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Hi! I have a B.A. in English with emphasis on rhetoric and professional writing, as well as a minor in history, from WSU. There I was an editor on our college literary journal. I also worked in the Writing Tutoring Center, where I helped students at vastly different levels, from coaching ESL English 101... See Abi's full profile

Louette M. Near Des Moines, WA, available for in-person tutoring
Louette M.
50/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Experienced Teacher, K-16

...School Districts. As a university professor at PLU I taught best practices for elementary and secondary teachers. I mentored university students in the writing of their theses. I am an active person with wide-ranging interests. I like to teach because it is important to me to stay engaged and challenged. ... See Louette's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (21)
9 hours tutoring Writing out of 28 hours
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...School Districts. As a university professor at PLU I taught best practices for elementary and secondary teachers. I mentored university students in the writing of their theses. I am an active person with wide-ranging interests. I like to teach because it is important to me to stay engaged and challenged. ... See Louette's full profile

Cristin F. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cristin F.
60/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Reading and Writing Tutor with a Fun, Uplifting Approach

I help elementary and high school students with reading and writing. I am a former attorney with a background in magazine and academic journal editing. I left full-time lawyering to pursue a career as a teacher and theater artist. I have taught theater games and storytelling to elementary school kids. Academic... See Cristin's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
40 hours tutoring Writing out of 82 hours
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I help elementary and high school students with reading and writing. I am a former attorney with a background in magazine and academic journal editing. I left full-time lawyering to pursue a career as a teacher and theater artist. I have taught theater games and storytelling to elementary school kids. Academic... See Cristin's full profile

Corinne W. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Corinne W.
60/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Experienced Fluent French Tutor and Translator, Charismatic Linguist

I am a freelance professional writing contractor and editor, several years of experience in professional writing in various domains and more recently with a focus on English class exams on books such as Macbeth and social studies exams on Magna Carta. Although I primarily tutor French, writing and... See Corinne's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (28)
48 hours tutoring
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I am a freelance professional writing contractor and editor, several years of experience in professional writing in various domains and more recently with a focus on English class exams on books such as Macbeth and social studies exams on Magna Carta. Although I primarily tutor French, writing and... See Corinne's full profile

Nancy C. Near Des Moines, WA, available for in-person tutoring
Nancy C.
65/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Remote Teacher 1:1, Special Needs, Reading, Writing, ESL, Grammar K-12

I have a B.S. Degree in English and have taught writing for many years. I've also trained teachers on the best ways to teach writing. The teaching tools I use are up to date and based on the most current research. They get results. See Nancy's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (72)
171 hours tutoring Writing out of 480 hours
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I have a B.S. Degree in English and have taught writing for many years. I've also trained teachers on the best ways to teach writing. The teaching tools I use are up to date and based on the most current research. They get results. See Nancy's full profile

Jill J. Near Des Moines, WA, available for in-person tutoring
Jill J.
65/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Over 15 yrs exp tutoring: Kindergarten thru University

I especially want my younger students to have fun, so that English and writing become enjoyable. I started teaching writing when my children were in elementary school. I developed an individual writing program for each grade, which I went on to teach in each of their classrooms as a parent volunteer. In... See Jill's full profile

65/hour
4.7 (18)
84 hours tutoring Writing out of 384 hours
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I especially want my younger students to have fun, so that English and writing become enjoyable. I started teaching writing when my children were in elementary school. I developed an individual writing program for each grade, which I went on to teach in each of their classrooms as a parent volunteer. In... See Jill's full profile

Erin G. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Erin G.
70/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Experienced and Friendly Tutor for All Ages, with Teaching Certificate

I have taught high school and college writing courses. See Erin's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (6)
4 hours tutoring Writing out of 25 hours
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I have taught high school and college writing courses. See Erin's full profile

Erika V. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Erika V.
90/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

K-12 Reading and Writing, SAT/ACT, Marketing and Professional Writing

I am looking to share my love of and expertise in all forms of writing, grammar, proofreading, and the art of persuasion. I enjoy working with people of all ages and getting tasks accomplished together...specifically, you accomplishing them with my help. I offer assistance in the following: Writing Good... See Erika's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (770)
2,470 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,384 hours
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I am looking to share my love of and expertise in all forms of writing, grammar, proofreading, and the art of persuasion. I enjoy working with people of all ages and getting tasks accomplished together...specifically, you accomplishing them with my help. I offer assistance in the following: Writing Good... See Erika's full profile

Bud L. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bud L.
116/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

College counseling and essays

During my 25 years career in investment banking, international business, wealth management, life insurance, and tutoring, I have many opportunities to recruit talents, evaluate performances of subordinates, write and read essays and business proposals, and provide career guidance to younger team members. I have... See Bud's full profile

116/hour
4.8 (199)
4 hours tutoring Writing out of 722 hours
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During my 25 years career in investment banking, international business, wealth management, life insurance, and tutoring, I have many opportunities to recruit talents, evaluate performances of subordinates, write and read essays and business proposals, and provide career guidance to younger team members. I have... See Bud's full profile

Aaron A. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Aaron A.
120/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

SAT Writing Specialist with a Systematic Approach

1. I helped increase students' SAT scores an average of 237 points for the Reading/Writing portions of the SAT. 2. In addition to traditional strategies, I have proprietary ones that I developed myself that have worked wonders for my students. 3. Many tutors work with SAT and test prep as one small... See Aaron's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (20)
130 hours tutoring
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1. I helped increase students' SAT scores an average of 237 points for the Reading/Writing portions of the SAT. 2. In addition to traditional strategies, I have proprietary ones that I developed myself that have worked wonders for my students. 3. Many tutors work with SAT and test prep as one small... See Aaron's full profile

Jonathan B. Near Des Moines, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jonathan B.
120/hour

Near Des Moines, WA

Dr. JB- Writing Tutor & Executive Functions Coach

I have over 15 years of experience providing writing coaching services: assisting with brainstorming, drafting, and honing responses to high school and college writing assignments. In my doctoral research and personal coaching experience, which provides the foundation of my tutoring methods, I discovered... See Jonathan's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (8)
10 hours tutoring
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I have over 15 years of experience providing writing coaching services: assisting with brainstorming, drafting, and honing responses to high school and college writing assignments. In my doctoral research and personal coaching experience, which provides the foundation of my tutoring methods, I discovered... See Jonathan's full profile

Near Des Moines, WA Tutoring
Joanie M.
43/hour

Excellent English Tutor! Reading, Writing, ESL, and Test Prep

I teach English as a Second Language and have completed a teaching certification (TEFL) course. I have passed the Wyzant Writing subject qualifications test. I also have a Bachelor of Science degree and a law degree. Currently, my... See Joanie's full profile

43/hour
5.0 (759)
141 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,458 hours
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I teach English as a Second Language and have completed a teaching certification (TEFL) course. I have passed the Wyzant Writing subject qualifications test. I also have a Bachelor of Science degree and a law degree. Currently, my... See Joanie's full profile

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Mikayla L.
50/hour

Kind and Knowledgeable Creative and Academic Writing Tutor

Writing has been a passion of mine since I was six years old. I pursued writing several novels and have participated in NaNoWrimo many times. In addition, I have researched the craft of writing since I was fourteen. It would... See Mikayla's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (140)
235 hours tutoring Writing out of 792 hours
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Writing has been a passion of mine since I was six years old. I pursued writing several novels and have participated in NaNoWrimo many times. In addition, I have researched the craft of writing since I was fourteen. It would... See Mikayla's full profile

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Josh K.
55/hour

10+ Years of Teaching Elementary Students Within Public Schools

Often times, these standards were shared with the students, as well. Often I was required to write on the board how the lesson weaved in the speaking, reading. writing, and listening standards. This assisted with how I structured the... See Josh's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (290)
22 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,198 hours
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Often times, these standards were shared with the students, as well. Often I was required to write on the board how the lesson weaved in the speaking, reading. writing, and listening standards. This assisted with how I structured the... See Josh's full profile

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Larisa W.
65/hour

Experienced English Instructor: Speaking, Reading, Writing

My methods include: practice conversations on various topics, new vocabulary reviews with examples, constructive feedback on writing, and practical suggestions for language clarity improvements. I also try to make these activities fun. See Larisa's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (212)
673 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,007 hours
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My methods include: practice conversations on various topics, new vocabulary reviews with examples, constructive feedback on writing, and practical suggestions for language clarity improvements. I also try to make these activities fun. See Larisa's full profile

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John K.
69/hour

Efficient, Experienced SAT, TOEFL, ACT, GMAT, GRE Online Specialist

I also offer practical advice and technique for those who would like to write effectively in English in business, correspondence, and even creative writing. See John's full profile

69/hour
4.9 (1200)
213 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,990 hours
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I also offer practical advice and technique for those who would like to write effectively in English in business, correspondence, and even creative writing. See John's full profile

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Dianne T.
75/hour

Writing taught by an author, professional proofreader and editor

I'm kind of a grammar nazi when it comes to correcting typos, grammar issues, and re-writing texts. However, when it comes to tutoring Writing, I'm an encouraging mentor who'll help you gain the skills to improve your own... See Dianne's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (245)
76 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,075 hours
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I'm kind of a grammar nazi when it comes to correcting typos, grammar issues, and re-writing texts. However, when it comes to tutoring Writing, I'm an encouraging mentor who'll help you gain the skills to improve your own... See Dianne's full profile

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Jon A.
80/hour

Certificated English and Creative Writing teacher

I can help you with word choice, order and arrangement of sentences, fluidity, transitions, fiction/non-fiction, persuasion, expository, reference material, and much more. See Jon's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (516)
107 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,015 hours
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I can help you with word choice, order and arrangement of sentences, fluidity, transitions, fiction/non-fiction, persuasion, expository, reference material, and much more. See Jon's full profile

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Frank S.
85/hour

Language Expert! AP Lang, ASL, Biblical Languages, Public Speaking

Bachelors of Science in English AP English - Language & Composition Teacher Reading/Writing Teacher See Frank's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (558)
10 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,029 hours
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Bachelors of Science in English AP English - Language & Composition Teacher Reading/Writing Teacher See Frank's full profile

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