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The Best essay Tutors in Hillsborough, NJ

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Joshua G.
35/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Dean's List Student Ready to Help your Child Succeed in School

In my opinion, having a solid vocabulary and the ability to write eloquently are vital fundamentals of understanding others and conveying your message. Whether it's a 20-page essay for a history class or an email to a boss, I've always been the go-to proofreading source for my friends and family. I hope... read more

35/hour
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In my opinion, having a solid vocabulary and the ability to write eloquently are vital fundamentals of understanding others and conveying your message. Whether it's a 20-page essay for a history class or an email to a boss, I've always been the go-to proofreading source for my friends and family. I hope... read more

Stefan M.
45/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

BA and MA Degrees in Philosophy from top programs.

I think of myself as being very passionate about Philosophy as a whole, and although I still have much to read and explore, I do not find myself finding any area of Philosophy to be particularly boring or uninspired. I would like to approach tutoring, especially when it comes to specific essay topics, as more... read more

45/hour
5.0 (2)
4 hours tutoring
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I think of myself as being very passionate about Philosophy as a whole, and although I still have much to read and explore, I do not find myself finding any area of Philosophy to be particularly boring or uninspired. I would like to approach tutoring, especially when it comes to specific essay topics, as more... read more

A.J. N.
200/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Expert Writing Tutor (Former Attorney and Ivy-trained Journalist)

The ideal time for a student to seek my input on college application essays is before choosing a topic fort he Common Application essay. However, I can help students regardless of whether they are just starting to think about topics or have already written a complete essay. I am a thorough and... read more

200/hour
4.9 (99)
299 hours tutoring
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The ideal time for a student to seek my input on college application essays is before choosing a topic fort he Common Application essay. However, I can help students regardless of whether they are just starting to think about topics or have already written a complete essay. I am a thorough and... read more

Scott S.
100/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Experienced and Patient Tutor Specializing in History and English

I have also tutored adults and college students in essay and term paper writing. I am flexible to meet at any time and wherever is most convenient and comfortable for the student. I have tutored a high school student in SAT English/reading and after her scores went up a great deal. I also helped an adult... read more

100/hour
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I have also tutored adults and college students in essay and term paper writing. I am flexible to meet at any time and wherever is most convenient and comfortable for the student. I have tutored a high school student in SAT English/reading and after her scores went up a great deal. I also helped an adult... read more

Samuel W.
50/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Young Professional Willing to help with all Core Business and English

5 on AP Literature Language Exam 4 on AP English Language Exam Tutored 10+ on college essays read more

50/hour
5.0 (6)
19 hours tutoring
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5 on AP Literature Language Exam 4 on AP English Language Exam Tutored 10+ on college essays read more

Brendan P.
70/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Brown and Yale grad for help in reading, literature, and French

What I love about tutoring is that I can combine all my different skills to create sessions tailored to an individual student. If I am working with a middle schooler on a literary essay, for example, I use my background as an educator to build specific skills ranging from reading comprehension to prose... read more

70/hour
4.9 (33)
131 hours tutoring
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What I love about tutoring is that I can combine all my different skills to create sessions tailored to an individual student. If I am working with a middle schooler on a literary essay, for example, I use my background as an educator to build specific skills ranging from reading comprehension to prose... read more

Daniel J.
75/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

1-to-1 follow-up on schools' and MOOCs' online lessons

Grammar Tutoring: Problem-solving strategies are developed via an SAT Prep text, but practiced - and augmented - under my expert guidance in a workbook during our sessions. Essay Tutoring: A high-scoring SAT Essay is not simply like a well-written standard essay. Hence, strategies for writing SAT... read more

75/hour
4.9 (577)
2,469 hours tutoring
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Grammar Tutoring: Problem-solving strategies are developed via an SAT Prep text, but practiced - and augmented - under my expert guidance in a workbook during our sessions. Essay Tutoring: A high-scoring SAT Essay is not simply like a well-written standard essay. Hence, strategies for writing SAT... read more

Romaze A.
30/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Current Medical Student and former MCAT test prep tutor!

I scored higher than the 90th percentile on both the MCAT and the SAT. I have 7+ years of tutoring experience, including test prep, college courses, and admissions essays. I have developed a teaching style that helps students learn how to properly learn, so that they can study to the best of their abilities while... read more

30/hour
5.0 (2)
5 hours tutoring
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I scored higher than the 90th percentile on both the MCAT and the SAT. I have 7+ years of tutoring experience, including test prep, college courses, and admissions essays. I have developed a teaching style that helps students learn how to properly learn, so that they can study to the best of their abilities while... read more

Steven S.
35/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Experienced Editor and Writer, with Political Science Expertise

After practicing law for five years, I began a long career as an editor and writer, focusing primarily on legal and governmental issues. I have also penned humorous stories, essays, and sketches. My busy schedule restricted my opportunities to engage in teaching, but I greatly enjoyed the occasions when I could... read more

35/hour
5.0 (7)
18 hours tutoring
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After practicing law for five years, I began a long career as an editor and writer, focusing primarily on legal and governmental issues. I have also penned humorous stories, essays, and sketches. My busy schedule restricted my opportunities to engage in teaching, but I greatly enjoyed the occasions when I could... read more

Vid R.
60/hour

Near Hillsborough, NJ

Excellent explainer!

In addition, I have worked at a private tutoring center and multiple non-profit tutoring organizations. Further, I can provide college, medical school, and graduate school counseling. I can work through personal statements, activities sections, and other essays with you. I also have experience tutoring for the... read more

60/hour
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In addition, I have worked at a private tutoring center and multiple non-profit tutoring organizations. Further, I can provide college, medical school, and graduate school counseling. I can work through personal statements, activities sections, and other essays with you. I also have experience tutoring for the... read more

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