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Ginny S. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ginny S.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Patient and knowledable Success Tutor and Career Coach

I have a Masters in Ed. Technology with about 24 credits in English. I taught writing at Hewlett-Packard, San Diego Comm. College and University of Phoenix. I customize each session to the student's needs and interest. See Ginny's full profile

40/hour
4.7 (38)
23 hours tutoring Writing out of 119 hours
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I have a Masters in Ed. Technology with about 24 credits in English. I taught writing at Hewlett-Packard, San Diego Comm. College and University of Phoenix. I customize each session to the student's needs and interest. See Ginny's full profile

Nicole B. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicole B.
40/hour

Near Durham, NC

Loves English and helping others learn

I have been tutoring in writing specifically for three years through Guilford College. Additionally, I majored in English Writing and worked for the school newspaper, The Guilfordian, for four years. I am currently attending graduate school at Columbia for journalism. See Nicole's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (16)
41 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring in writing specifically for three years through Guilford College. Additionally, I majored in English Writing and worked for the school newspaper, The Guilfordian, for four years. I am currently attending graduate school at Columbia for journalism. See Nicole's full profile

Anna C. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna C.
40/hour

Durham, NC

Latin and Greek Tutor

Much of my current work is with poetry, ancient entertainment, and the reception of Classical texts by later writers (for example, how Shakespeare is influenced by Greek and Roman theater). I have a good deal of experience tutoring high school students and adult professionals alike in writing and Latin, as well as... See Anna's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (59)
74 hours tutoring
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Much of my current work is with poetry, ancient entertainment, and the reception of Classical texts by later writers (for example, how Shakespeare is influenced by Greek and Roman theater). I have a good deal of experience tutoring high school students and adult professionals alike in writing and Latin, as well as... See Anna's full profile

David N. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
David N.
40/hour

Durham, NC

University Lecturer in Literature, Social Sciences and Writing--21 yrs

I taught History of Religions, Literature, critical Writing and Reading, Film and Social Sciences. I have worked with emotionally disturbed teenagers in literary arts and theater. I am a published poet and translator. Excellent accent and grammar skills I have taught critical reading, writing and... See David's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (115)
127 hours tutoring Writing out of 276 hours
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I taught History of Religions, Literature, critical Writing and Reading, Film and Social Sciences. I have worked with emotionally disturbed teenagers in literary arts and theater. I am a published poet and translator. Excellent accent and grammar skills I have taught critical reading, writing and... See David's full profile

Stephanie W. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie W.
45/hour

Durham, NC

English and Humanities Tutor

I have an excellent track record when it comes to helping under-prepared students pass AP Literature and Language exams. My expertise is in teaching students to write better as well as how to understand and approach literature. Additionally, I am able to teach students how to read history and other humanities... See Stephanie's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (55)
80 hours tutoring Writing out of 170 hours
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I have an excellent track record when it comes to helping under-prepared students pass AP Literature and Language exams. My expertise is in teaching students to write better as well as how to understand and approach literature. Additionally, I am able to teach students how to read history and other humanities... See Stephanie's full profile

Timothy L. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Timothy L.
50/hour

Near Durham, NC

Calculus, Statistics, Biology/Ecology, MS Office & SAT Prep Tutor

-Scored 730 in the writing section (all correct except for two questions) -Scored 11 out of 12 on the essay Tutoring Approach: I believe time management is one of the most important strategies to adapt while practicing for the writing section. As a tutor, I am willing to help my students learn how to to... See Timothy's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (76)
196 hours tutoring
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-Scored 730 in the writing section (all correct except for two questions) -Scored 11 out of 12 on the essay Tutoring Approach: I believe time management is one of the most important strategies to adapt while practicing for the writing section. As a tutor, I am willing to help my students learn how to to... See Timothy's full profile

Michelle O. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michelle O.
56/hour

Near Durham, NC

Certified Teacher in Many Areas Looking to Tutor

I am a certified teacher in several different areas: elementary education, special education, middle school and high school English, and middle school and high school social studies. I would also be comfortable in tutoring people for the reading portion of the ACTs and selected Praxis tests. I have extensive experience... See Michelle's full profile

56/hour
5.0 (936)
640 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,567 hours
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I am a certified teacher in several different areas: elementary education, special education, middle school and high school English, and middle school and high school social studies. I would also be comfortable in tutoring people for the reading portion of the ACTs and selected Praxis tests. I have extensive experience... See Michelle's full profile

Mahen K. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mahen K.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Most Subjects K-12+ | Extensive Experience | Tutor & Coach

Hey, I'm Mahen and I've been working with youth and adults by organizing programs since 2003. I graduated from NCSSM and then from NCSU with degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, and a minor in Psychology. I took other courses per my interests (i.e., accounting, athletic training, British... See Mahen's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (103)
460 hours tutoring
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Hey, I'm Mahen and I've been working with youth and adults by organizing programs since 2003. I graduated from NCSSM and then from NCSU with degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, and a minor in Psychology. I took other courses per my interests (i.e., accounting, athletic training, British... See Mahen's full profile

Dorothy P. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dorothy P.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Published Writer Takes Students & Adults to the Next Level

...grammar errors. Practice until writing an essay is no longer something you dread! Find your voice. Adult students: As a published writer, editor, and literary translator, I know what it takes to make your text publication-ready. I also work with corporate execs who need to improve their writing for clarity and style. ... See Dorothy's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (157)
102 hours tutoring Writing out of 445 hours
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...grammar errors. Practice until writing an essay is no longer something you dread! Find your voice. Adult students: As a published writer, editor, and literary translator, I know what it takes to make your text publication-ready. I also work with corporate execs who need to improve their writing for clarity and style. ... See Dorothy's full profile

Esra E. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Esra E.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Accomplished test scorer, experienced in teaching

I now have been tutoring for almost two years and have had a broad range of students from different disciplines mostly from the Five colleges who are happy to provide references. Having a degree in the social sciences I am especially competent in the quantitative and writing sections in which I scored in the... See Esra's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (296)
29 hours tutoring Writing out of 877 hours
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I now have been tutoring for almost two years and have had a broad range of students from different disciplines mostly from the Five colleges who are happy to provide references. Having a degree in the social sciences I am especially competent in the quantitative and writing sections in which I scored in the... See Esra's full profile

Joseph K. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joseph K.
60/hour

Near Durham, NC

Professor-Level Help Offered in SPSS, Statistics and Research Methods

I am a Chapel Hill-based tutor and consultant, helping students and professionals in four areas: SPSS programming language, statistics, quantitative research methods and the presentation of statistical information. I have been an associate professor at Penn State University, where I taught quantitative research methods... See Joseph's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (90)
18 hours tutoring Writing out of 700 hours
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I am a Chapel Hill-based tutor and consultant, helping students and professionals in four areas: SPSS programming language, statistics, quantitative research methods and the presentation of statistical information. I have been an associate professor at Penn State University, where I taught quantitative research methods... See Joseph's full profile

Nan C. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nan C.
65/hour

Near Durham, NC

Master of Arts degree and 30 + Experience Teaching Writing

I have taught writing in many different contexts from elementary through college level and am a published writer as well. Although my primary focus has been teaching academic writing at the college level for the past ten years, I have more than 20 years of experience as a writer and editor in the field of... See Nan's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (2)
13 hours tutoring
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I have taught writing in many different contexts from elementary through college level and am a published writer as well. Although my primary focus has been teaching academic writing at the college level for the past ten years, I have more than 20 years of experience as a writer and editor in the field of... See Nan's full profile

Jessie S. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jessie S.
67/hour

Near Durham, NC

Algebra, Geometry, Precalculus, Calculus, and SAT/ACT/GRE Math Tutor

This is when I first realized my passion for helping students understand difficult mathematical concepts. After college, I worked as a programmer until I left to pursue my real passions of tutoring mathematics and writing horror stories. I've been with Wyzant for 2 years now, and I love figuring out... See Jessie's full profile

67/hour
5.0 (407)
1,525 hours tutoring
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This is when I first realized my passion for helping students understand difficult mathematical concepts. After college, I worked as a programmer until I left to pursue my real passions of tutoring mathematics and writing horror stories. I've been with Wyzant for 2 years now, and I love figuring out... See Jessie's full profile

William T. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
William T.
69/hour

Near Durham, NC

Mechanical Engineer and Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writer

I have been working in engineering for over 15 years, as well as writing science fiction and fantasy novels, and teaching Wado-Ryu karate. At my engineering job I have helped many interns with the basics of becoming a successful engineer. In my writing career, I critique and provide feedback on up to 5... See William's full profile

69/hour
4.3 (12)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 37 hours
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I have been working in engineering for over 15 years, as well as writing science fiction and fantasy novels, and teaching Wado-Ryu karate. At my engineering job I have helped many interns with the basics of becoming a successful engineer. In my writing career, I critique and provide feedback on up to 5... See William's full profile

Jacqueline D. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacqueline D.
70/hour

Durham, NC

Current, licensed 1st grade teacher, 4 years of tutoring experience

I teach young students fundamental skills needed to become successful readers and writers. I use a variety of research-based methods to help scholars read, comprehend, and write. Phonics is the foundation to reading; reading is the foundation to academic success. In my classroom, I teach a wide variety of... See Jacqueline's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (14)
21 hours tutoring
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I teach young students fundamental skills needed to become successful readers and writers. I use a variety of research-based methods to help scholars read, comprehend, and write. Phonics is the foundation to reading; reading is the foundation to academic success. In my classroom, I teach a wide variety of... See Jacqueline's full profile

Kathleen M. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathleen M.
75/hour

Durham, NC

Award-winning Stanford professor, admissions/education consultant

Talented and versatile writer, with numerous academic, journalistic, and creative writing publications. Specialized expertise in proposal and grant writing. See Kathleen's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (65)
127 hours tutoring Writing out of 291 hours
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Talented and versatile writer, with numerous academic, journalistic, and creative writing publications. Specialized expertise in proposal and grant writing. See Kathleen's full profile

Barbara I. Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Barbara I.
75/hour

Durham, NC

Nationally Board Certified Educational Consultant, tutor Pre K - adult

I am a K-5 public school teacher and have 13 years experience teaching students in all grades, K-5 in E, Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. I am certified K-6 Elementary Education and Reading K-12. I have both a Bachelors and Masters in Education. I have worked with students who had... See Barbara's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (10)
37 hours tutoring
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I am a K-5 public school teacher and have 13 years experience teaching students in all grades, K-5 in E, Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. I am certified K-6 Elementary Education and Reading K-12. I have both a Bachelors and Masters in Education. I have worked with students who had... See Barbara's full profile

Mili D. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mili D.
85/hour

Near Durham, NC

Medical Student Experienced in MCAT/Admissions Coaching

I currently mentor premeds and high school students in the college and graduate admissions process. Over the years, I have had extensive experiences working directly students on writing strong personal statements, coaching for standardized tests such as the ACT/SAT and MCAT, and developing well-rounded... See Mili's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (75)
11 hours tutoring Writing out of 196 hours
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I currently mentor premeds and high school students in the college and graduate admissions process. Over the years, I have had extensive experiences working directly students on writing strong personal statements, coaching for standardized tests such as the ACT/SAT and MCAT, and developing well-rounded... See Mili's full profile

Jonathan G. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jonathan G.
95/hour

Near Durham, NC

MBA with Academic, Business, and Professional Writing Skills

I wrote numerous academic papers during my time in the program, including case studies and analyses, essays, proposals, projects, presentations, and more. In my professional career, I've written numerous proposals and reports, and I've assisted other professionals and students with writing their essays,... See Jonathan's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (16)
28 hours tutoring
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I wrote numerous academic papers during my time in the program, including case studies and analyses, essays, proposals, projects, presentations, and more. In my professional career, I've written numerous proposals and reports, and I've assisted other professionals and students with writing their essays,... See Jonathan's full profile

Thomas M. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Thomas M.
95/hour

Near Durham, NC

Find the perfect words to express yourself clearly and powerfully.

I am a professional writer and have published over 100,000 words worth of writing in the last 5 years. I took over 30 credits of English classes in my undergraduate education, all of which I excelled in. I also am in high demand for proofreading and revising the work of colleagues. See Thomas's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (846)
54 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,512 hours
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I am a professional writer and have published over 100,000 words worth of writing in the last 5 years. I took over 30 credits of English classes in my undergraduate education, all of which I excelled in. I also am in high demand for proofreading and revising the work of colleagues. See Thomas's full profile

Mike Z. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mike Z.
120/hour

Near Durham, NC

Literacy, Language, Learning Disorders, Memory, and Attention (SLP)

Most people believe writing to be a spontaneously learned ability; that it just happens after reading a lot. I'm glad to say that's not true. Writing is a skill, and like any other skill in the world it can be learned. Using a few basic principles, I guarantee you'll see an improvement in... See Mike's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (75)
103 hours tutoring
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Most people believe writing to be a spontaneously learned ability; that it just happens after reading a lot. I'm glad to say that's not true. Writing is a skill, and like any other skill in the world it can be learned. Using a few basic principles, I guarantee you'll see an improvement in... See Mike's full profile

Steven K. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Steven K.
125/hour

Near Durham, NC

Experienced and Patient Writing, Literature and Humanities Coach

I am a writer and editor with a PhD in English Language and Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I have over a decade's experience designing and teaching college writing and literature courses at UNC and at Marist College, and I have provided individual tutoring services at both... See Steven's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (1740)
2,716 hours tutoring Writing out of 5,458 hours
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I am a writer and editor with a PhD in English Language and Literature from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I have over a decade's experience designing and teaching college writing and literature courses at UNC and at Marist College, and I have provided individual tutoring services at both... See Steven's full profile

Katie B. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Katie B.
135/hour

Near Durham, NC

99th Percentile LSAT, GRE, and SAT; Duke + Princeton + Yale Law School

I am happy to brainstorm essay topics, discuss admissions strategy, review drafts, and proofread before you hit submit! ABOUT ME: My test scores: LSAT: 177/180 GRE: 6.0/6.0 analytical writing, 170/170 verbal, and 167/170 quantitative SAT: 2400/2400 (previous scale) I am an incoming... See Katie's full profile

135/hour
5.0 (6)
11 hours tutoring
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I am happy to brainstorm essay topics, discuss admissions strategy, review drafts, and proofread before you hit submit! ABOUT ME: My test scores: LSAT: 177/180 GRE: 6.0/6.0 analytical writing, 170/170 verbal, and 167/170 quantitative SAT: 2400/2400 (previous scale) I am an incoming... See Katie's full profile

John T. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
John T.
160/hour

Near Durham, NC

Founder and Owner of Ivy Bridge Academy

I have written plays, novellas, master's thesis papers, my own instruction manuals for test preparation and everything in between. But not only have I written many works myself, I founded a teaching academy that teaches creative and academic writing skills. See John's full profile

160/hour
5.0 (2)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 6 hours
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I have written plays, novellas, master's thesis papers, my own instruction manuals for test preparation and everything in between. But not only have I written many works myself, I founded a teaching academy that teaches creative and academic writing skills. See John's full profile

Samuel O. Near Durham, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Samuel O.
185/hour

Near Durham, NC

Brown '20 Grad, 7 Years of Spanish, Math, Chem, 99th+ Percentile MCAT

35 ACT Composite: 34 ACT English, 35 ACT Reading, 10/12 Writing Score. National AP Scholar, AP Scholar with Distinction. See Samuel's full profile

185/hour
5.0 (340)
843 hours tutoring
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35 ACT Composite: 34 ACT English, 35 ACT Reading, 10/12 Writing Score. National AP Scholar, AP Scholar with Distinction. See Samuel's full profile

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