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The Best essay Tutors in Durham, NC

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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 students on book-length projects and have also taught introductory fiction... read more

33/hour
5.0 (51)
171 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 students on book-length projects and have also taught introductory fiction... read more

Caren O.
40/hour

Near Durham, 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. Moreover, I've helped countless writers improve their work -- from... 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. Moreover, I've helped countless writers improve their work -- from... read more

Anna A.
50/hour

Near Durham, NC

Experienced Teacher (K-12) Who Loves Teaching Children

I have worked with high school students who are interested in attending college. I counsel them in preparing academically and in the process for applying. I assist students in writing essays for applications and in interviewing skills. I also guide students about selecting classes to prepare for college. I... read more

50/hour
5.0 (24)
92 hours tutoring
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I have worked with high school students who are interested in attending college. I counsel them in preparing academically and in the process for applying. I assist students in writing essays for applications and in interviewing skills. I also guide students about selecting classes to prepare for college. I... read more

Elizabeth Anne O.
65/hour

Near Durham, NC

Elizabeth: Tutor in Raleigh (27609)

I give the students a series of steps to follow--modified to fit their needs--that help them write well-organized essays. Once the essay is complete, the work is not over! I use questions and comments to help students rewrite their essays until they are as concise as possible. read more

65/hour
5.0 (29)
168 hours tutoring
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I give the students a series of steps to follow--modified to fit their needs--that help them write well-organized essays. Once the essay is complete, the work is not over! I use questions and comments to help students rewrite their essays until they are as concise as possible. read more

Dominique M.
45/hour

Near Durham, NC

UPenn alum working as a neuroscience researcher

I am the first in my family to attend college, so I had to do all college prep and research on my own. Thus, I am familiar with the college admissions landscape, financial aid processes, scholarships, essay writing, and other logistical challenges. I have also worked for Penn Admissions. I have played clarinet... read more

45/hour
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I am the first in my family to attend college, so I had to do all college prep and research on my own. Thus, I am familiar with the college admissions landscape, financial aid processes, scholarships, essay writing, and other logistical challenges. I have also worked for Penn Admissions. I have played clarinet... read more

Rohini R.
50/hour

Near Durham, NC

Experienced Tutor/current Graduate Student at UNC

In high school, I got a 5 on my AP English Language exam and in college and grad school, I've taken several courses in subjects like sociology, public policy and public health in college that required many lengthy essays, some of a persuasive form and others of a more expository form. In all of these classes,... read more

50/hour
5.0 (5)
20 hours tutoring
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In high school, I got a 5 on my AP English Language exam and in college and grad school, I've taken several courses in subjects like sociology, public policy and public health in college that required many lengthy essays, some of a persuasive form and others of a more expository form. In all of these classes,... read more

Beth M.
72/hour

Near Durham, 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 alumna and interview students applying for scholarships, so am familiar with the... read more

72/hour
4.9 (1624)
5,750 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 alumna and interview students applying for scholarships, so am familiar with the... read more

Samantha H.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Experienced Writing Coach | Professional Harpist

Writer's block keeping you from finishing your college application essay? Overwhelmed by grad school applications? Always wanted to play an instrument or learn music theory, but don't know where to start? Take a deep breath, and send me a message! I would love to work with you to overcome these obstacles... read more

60/hour
5.0 (47)
176 hours tutoring
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Writer's block keeping you from finishing your college application essay? Overwhelmed by grad school applications? Always wanted to play an instrument or learn music theory, but don't know where to start? Take a deep breath, and send me a message! I would love to work with you to overcome these obstacles... read more

Eyram K.
40/hour

Durham, NC

Duke Grad for French, Spanish, Portuguese, or SAT Verbal/Lang Tutor!

I also took an Advanced 300-level Colloquial Portuguese course upon my return Fall 2016. Back when I was applying to college, I found that while taking the practice tests for the SAT, the verbal, essay, and reading portions tended to be my highest scores! When learning a second language at the early age of... read more

40/hour
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I also took an Advanced 300-level Colloquial Portuguese course upon my return Fall 2016. Back when I was applying to college, I found that while taking the practice tests for the SAT, the verbal, essay, and reading portions tended to be my highest scores! When learning a second language at the early age of... read more

Melanie T.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Poet here to help with all your writing needs!

The things that I learned in this class will stay with me for the rest of my college years and more." Whether you have been struggling with school writing assignments, are looking to improve a college application essay, or simply want to talk and write about poems, I am the tutor for you. My experience... read more

60/hour
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The things that I learned in this class will stay with me for the rest of my college years and more." Whether you have been struggling with school writing assignments, are looking to improve a college application essay, or simply want to talk and write about poems, I am the tutor for you. My experience... read more

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