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The Best essay Tutors in Durham, NC

48 Durham private essay tutors / Find the best local essay tutor in Durham

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Beth M.
72/hour

Cary, NC

Former teacher and occasional interviewer for prestigious scholarships

As an high school teacher, I helped students with SATs, college essays, application processes, and more. I've written letters of recommendation and seen some students go on to win full scholarships. I am also a Caldwell scholar... read more

72/hour
4.9 (1542)
5,426 hours tutoring
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As an high school teacher, I helped students with SATs, college essays, application processes, and more. I've written letters of recommendation and seen some students go on to win full scholarships. I am also a Caldwell scholar... read more

Michael S.
33/hour

Durham, NC

Professional Writer, Tutoring in Writing, Reading, & Elementary Math

I've conducted essay workshops for Durham 8th graders applying to private high schools. With undergraduate and graduate students, I've helped them edit and revise their scholarly papers. Finally, I've worked with adult... read more

33/hour
5.0 (50)
140 hours tutoring
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I've conducted essay workshops for Durham 8th graders applying to private high schools. With undergraduate and graduate students, I've helped them edit and revise their scholarly papers. Finally, I've worked with adult... read more

Marko F.
45/hour

Durham, NC

Creative-thoughtful tutor with degrees from Stanford and Berkeley

In that case, we review key facts, make connections/analogies, and develop a narrative about the topic. More frequently, the student needs help with writing essays or papers. In those instances, we work on learning to support... read more

45/hour
5.0 (149)
661 hours tutoring
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In that case, we review key facts, make connections/analogies, and develop a narrative about the topic. More frequently, the student needs help with writing essays or papers. In those instances, we work on learning to support... read more

Caren O.
40/hour

Raleigh, NC

Experienced, Patient WRITING Tutor

A published writer, an experienced tutor, an editor, and a mom -- the perfect combination for an English tutor: writing, grammar, SAT essay prep, and more. I have written news, features, marketing content, and profiles/interviews.... read more

40/hour
4.3 (3)
12 hours tutoring
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A published writer, an experienced tutor, an editor, and a mom -- the perfect combination for an English tutor: writing, grammar, SAT essay prep, and more. I have written news, features, marketing content, and profiles/interviews.... read more

Leslie N.
50/hour

Durham, NC

Leslie: Reading, Writing, and Results Specialist

I have a Masters in Writing and a Bachelor's degree in Comparative Literature and Languages from Duke University. Also, I have over 20 years of experience reviewing essays of all kinds, including college essays, and giving... read more

50/hour
4.8 (141)
569 hours tutoring
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I have a Masters in Writing and a Bachelor's degree in Comparative Literature and Languages from Duke University. Also, I have over 20 years of experience reviewing essays of all kinds, including college essays, and giving... read more

Dorothy P.
65/hour

Hillsborough, NC

Professional Writer (BA, MFA) With 24+ Years Experience

I help young students prepare for AP English by learning the parts of speech, important vocabulary (taken directly from the pages of the AP test), and the important ideas of rhetoric, constructing an argumentative essay, terms used in... read more

65/hour
5.0 (151)
419 hours tutoring
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I help young students prepare for AP English by learning the parts of speech, important vocabulary (taken directly from the pages of the AP test), and the important ideas of rhetoric, constructing an argumentative essay, terms used in... read more

Ken P.
65/hour

Chapel Hill, NC

Tutor with 15 years of experience. Former Editor.

Perhaps that's because they haven't been taught writing as a skill -- not in the same way they have been taught math as a skill. The Essay portion of the Writing section is especially intimidating to students. They benefit from... read more

65/hour
4.9 (93)
327 hours tutoring
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Perhaps that's because they haven't been taught writing as a skill -- not in the same way they have been taught math as a skill. The Essay portion of the Writing section is especially intimidating to students. They benefit from... read more

Nicole L.
45/hour

Durham, NC

Certified ESL/ESOL tutor eager to assist you

I have been working with my ESL student editing research papers, helping him study for the SAT writing portion and now assisting with college application essays. read more

45/hour
4.9 (39)
377 hours tutoring
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I have been working with my ESL student editing research papers, helping him study for the SAT writing portion and now assisting with college application essays. read more

Mira R.
45/hour

Durham, NC

English/Writing Tutor

Looking for help understanding a novel or working on improving your writing? Need extra practice preparing for a test or writing college essays? I am a seventh year high school English teacher in Durham Public Schools. I've taught... read more

45/hour
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Looking for help understanding a novel or working on improving your writing? Need extra practice preparing for a test or writing college essays? I am a seventh year high school English teacher in Durham Public Schools. I've taught... read more

Amir E.
40/hour

Chapel Hill, NC

Published Author & Tutor in English and Writing

I have mentored and coached many students on how to get into top programs, and I am passionate about helping students create college and graduate school essays that reflect their personal narrative. I love working with students to identify... read more

40/hour
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I have mentored and coached many students on how to get into top programs, and I am passionate about helping students create college and graduate school essays that reflect their personal narrative. I love working with students to identify... read more

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