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Chris E.
50/hour

Lexington, KY

History and Writing Tutor with J.D. & M.A.

I have been teaching all over the world for almost ten years now. I've taught U.S. History and World History to high school students of all grade levels in South Carolina and North Carolina. I've also taught English in China, Japan, and Italy. I have a Master's degree in History and a J.D. Being a teacher has been a... See Chris's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (10)
13 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching all over the world for almost ten years now. I've taught U.S. History and World History to high school students of all grade levels in South Carolina and North Carolina. I've also taught English in China, Japan, and Italy. I have a Master's degree in History and a J.D. Being a teacher has been a... See Chris's full profile

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Henrik H.
150/hour

Literary Analysis + College Prep Tutor, Deep Springs College Graduate

For 7 years I have tutored over 100 students in all areas of the standard K-12 core curriculum, whether it be in test prep, college counseling or general academics. My educational background Literature, Philosophy and Human Geography, and I... See Henrik's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (51)
1 hours tutoring Literature out of 161 hours
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For 7 years I have tutored over 100 students in all areas of the standard K-12 core curriculum, whether it be in test prep, college counseling or general academics. My educational background Literature, Philosophy and Human Geography, and I... See Henrik's full profile

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Ellen T.
65/hour

Experienced AP English Teacher Specializing in Reading and Writing

I guess that's why I became a teacher; that, and my love of language, literature and writing! I have spent the best years of my life in the classroom turning my students on to the beauty of language and literature. Serving as an... See Ellen's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (243)
179 hours tutoring Literature out of 801 hours
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I guess that's why I became a teacher; that, and my love of language, literature and writing! I have spent the best years of my life in the classroom turning my students on to the beauty of language and literature. Serving as an... See Ellen's full profile

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Shaina F.
40/hour

Experienced CA Credentialed English Teacher: Writing/Reading/Test Prep

-CA Single Subject Credential in ELA -3 years teaching experience in 9-12 grade -Courses taught: English 9, Honors English 9, English 10, Honors English 10, ERWC 11th and 12th grade, IB language and Literature Years 1 and 2 See Shaina's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (3)
7 hours tutoring
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-CA Single Subject Credential in ELA -3 years teaching experience in 9-12 grade -Courses taught: English 9, Honors English 9, English 10, Honors English 10, ERWC 11th and 12th grade, IB language and Literature Years 1 and 2 See Shaina's full profile

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Julie T.
80/hour

UCLA Grad for English, Math, Science, Test prep

I have a wide range of literature experience. I have taught literature for more 15 years and am well read in classics and humanities as well as modern lit. I have experience in literature analysis and in understanding... See Julie's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (197)
35 hours tutoring Literature out of 778 hours
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I have a wide range of literature experience. I have taught literature for more 15 years and am well read in classics and humanities as well as modern lit. I have experience in literature analysis and in understanding... See Julie's full profile

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William H.
45/hour

AP English Literature

I have taught MS and US English, including hundreds of literary titles, over 35 years, and have won five school-wide teaching awards over these years. Over 35 years, I taught AP English Literature for fifteen years, rotating my booklist... See William's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (47)
103 hours tutoring Literature out of 212 hours
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I have taught MS and US English, including hundreds of literary titles, over 35 years, and have won five school-wide teaching awards over these years. Over 35 years, I taught AP English Literature for fifteen years, rotating my booklist... See William's full profile

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Jonathan K.
450/hour

Top Yale Grad Essay Mentor - College Essays / Transfer App Essays

I have studied literature at Yale, at Tufts (as part of my masters program), and through a postgraduate program at UC Berkeley. I’ve also taught literature at secondary schools for many years. For the past few years, I’ve used... See Jonathan's full profile

450/hour
5.0 (1856)
29 hours tutoring Literature out of 4,822 hours
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I have studied literature at Yale, at Tufts (as part of my masters program), and through a postgraduate program at UC Berkeley. I’ve also taught literature at secondary schools for many years. For the past few years, I’ve used... See Jonathan's full profile

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Patrick S.
60/hour

Experienced Yale graduate who tutors AP, ACT, SAT, SSAT, and Writing

I have an M.A. in Literature and have published criticism (lately, in a 2019 collection regarding John O'Brien, author of "Leaving Las Vegas" entitled "Cafe Abyss"). I have a B.A. in English from Yale and AP... See Patrick's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (173)
395 hours tutoring
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I have an M.A. in Literature and have published criticism (lately, in a 2019 collection regarding John O'Brien, author of "Leaving Las Vegas" entitled "Cafe Abyss"). I have a B.A. in English from Yale and AP... See Patrick's full profile

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Neil L.
75/hour

GRE prep

I scored in the 97th percentile on the verbal portion of the GRE and in the 92nd percentile of the special test on Literature. Actually, on taking the literature practice test on the GRE a few years ago, I scored in the 99th... See Neil's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (405)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,260 hours
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I scored in the 97th percentile on the verbal portion of the GRE and in the 92nd percentile of the special test on Literature. Actually, on taking the literature practice test on the GRE a few years ago, I scored in the 99th... See Neil's full profile

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Steven K.
125/hour

Experienced and Patient Writing, Literature and Humanities Coach

As a college professor I have taught students of all abilities, from struggling basic writers and English as a second language students to advanced literature scholars. Having studied Latin, Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages and... See Steven's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (1772)
350 hours tutoring Literature out of 5,524 hours
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As a college professor I have taught students of all abilities, from struggling basic writers and English as a second language students to advanced literature scholars. Having studied Latin, Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages and... See Steven's full profile

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Nathan A.
250/hour

College Application Essay Coach

I've taught literature at the college level since 2005, and have tutored students needing help with this subject since 2008. I have a bachelor's degree in Literature, and my doctoral dissertation deals with American... See Nathan's full profile

250/hour
5.0 (385)
1,261 hours tutoring
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I've taught literature at the college level since 2005, and have tutored students needing help with this subject since 2008. I have a bachelor's degree in Literature, and my doctoral dissertation deals with American... See Nathan's full profile

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Ben U.
175/hour

Berkeley PhD, Harvard Author - Writing Coach for College Essays

I help college applicants come up with compelling, effective application essays. The application process is daunting for many students. Writing is challenging, but it becomes even more so when you have to come up with a narrative about yourself.... See Ben's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (58)
169 hours tutoring
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I help college applicants come up with compelling, effective application essays. The application process is daunting for many students. Writing is challenging, but it becomes even more so when you have to come up with a narrative about yourself.... See Ben's full profile

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Gabriel M.
125/hour

English Literature PhD

I hold a PhD in English literature from UCLA. I have numerous years of teaching experience at the college level, and am also highly comfortable working with high-school students. I can help with formulating ideas, building arguments,... See Gabriel's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (200)
528 hours tutoring
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I hold a PhD in English literature from UCLA. I have numerous years of teaching experience at the college level, and am also highly comfortable working with high-school students. I can help with formulating ideas, building arguments,... See Gabriel's full profile

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Linda B.
75/hour

Literature: Two MA's in English; 15 yrs. Exp. with All Skill Levels

I have been a "Highly Effective" high school teacher in American literature and British literature for several years. As an Advanced Placement Composition teacher, I teach students how to rhetorically analyze and write... See Linda's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (592)
73 hours tutoring Literature out of 3,041 hours
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I have been a "Highly Effective" high school teacher in American literature and British literature for several years. As an Advanced Placement Composition teacher, I teach students how to rhetorically analyze and write... See Linda's full profile

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Frank S.
85/hour

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

I have taught in private, public, and even deaf schools. The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking,... See Frank's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (596)
12 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,225 hours
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I have taught in private, public, and even deaf schools. The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking,... See Frank's full profile

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Ann R.
55/hour

PhD in Literature & Performance, Published Author, Teacher for 20 Yrs.

My M.A. in Dramatic Literature and Ph.D. in the Study of World Literature through Performance in real-life Cultural and Historical Contexts introduced me to theories and writing practices of organic unity so vital to our... See Ann's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (1714)
2,462 hours tutoring Literature out of 5,903 hours
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My M.A. in Dramatic Literature and Ph.D. in the Study of World Literature through Performance in real-life Cultural and Historical Contexts introduced me to theories and writing practices of organic unity so vital to our... See Ann's full profile

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Troy M.
45/hour

Literature Instructor of multiple genre with 15+ years experience

I have the in-depth knowledge required to analyze works of literature. I desire to train the student brain to absorb the woven wisdom in written passages. See Troy's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (890)
114 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,057 hours
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I have the in-depth knowledge required to analyze works of literature. I desire to train the student brain to absorb the woven wisdom in written passages. See Troy's full profile

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Erik L.
50/hour

Master's Degree in English Writing, Literature and Publishing

Master's Degree in English from the American University of Rome where I finished first in my class. Graduated with a 4.0 GPA. Classes included were British Literature I, British Literature II, American Literature, Poetry,... See Erik's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (16)
29 hours tutoring
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Master's Degree in English from the American University of Rome where I finished first in my class. Graduated with a 4.0 GPA. Classes included were British Literature I, British Literature II, American Literature, Poetry,... See Erik's full profile

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Sara M.
62/hour

15+ years college teaching: many forms of literature

A former University faculty member, I bring more than 15 years of teaching experience in World Literature, English Literature (Romanticism, Victorianism, and Modernism) and American Literature (Romanticism through... See Sara's full profile

62/hour
4.8 (25)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 77 hours
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A former University faculty member, I bring more than 15 years of teaching experience in World Literature, English Literature (Romanticism, Victorianism, and Modernism) and American Literature (Romanticism through... See Sara's full profile

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Colleen Marie R.
39/hour

Experienced and Patient English/ESL, French, German, and History Tutor

Hi, my name is Colleen and I love tutoring on Wyzant! If you need assistance in written English or proofreading papers, essays, or applications, I'm your go-to tutor. I received my M.A. degree in Professional Writing from New England College as... See Colleen Marie's full profile

39/hour
5.0 (104)
349 hours tutoring
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Hi, my name is Colleen and I love tutoring on Wyzant! If you need assistance in written English or proofreading papers, essays, or applications, I'm your go-to tutor. I received my M.A. degree in Professional Writing from New England College as... See Colleen Marie's full profile

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Heidi J.
90/hour

17+ years Homeschool Teacher, Pre-school to Ivy League

I currently teach academic and enrichment courses in writing, literature, history, theatre, music, and dance for homeschooled students, ages K-12, in Los Angeles, including Literature, Creative Writing and Theatre “Labs” on... See Heidi's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (1072)
56 hours tutoring Literature out of 3,797 hours
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I currently teach academic and enrichment courses in writing, literature, history, theatre, music, and dance for homeschooled students, ages K-12, in Los Angeles, including Literature, Creative Writing and Theatre “Labs” on... See Heidi's full profile

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Shelly H.
50/hour

Trained Special Education Instructor for 26 years, hold Masters degree

Taught and licensed for k12 since 1994, specialize in English, Language Arts, Literature, Social Studies, Reading and brain research related to executive function and learning I have also taught new teachers at the college level See Shelly's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (279)
10 hours tutoring Literature out of 556 hours
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Taught and licensed for k12 since 1994, specialize in English, Language Arts, Literature, Social Studies, Reading and brain research related to executive function and learning I have also taught new teachers at the college level See Shelly's full profile

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Marianne B.
125/hour

AP Literature and Composition Test Preparation

Nearly every year, my students beat the national pass rates in AP® English Literature by 48%. My experiences as both a high school AP Literature English teacher and a college-level tutor has equipped me with effective strategies... See Marianne's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (1384)
74 hours tutoring Literature out of 4,527 hours
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Nearly every year, my students beat the national pass rates in AP® English Literature by 48%. My experiences as both a high school AP Literature English teacher and a college-level tutor has equipped me with effective strategies... See Marianne's full profile

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Jennifer D.
75/hour

BA in Comparative Literature

After so much time spent studying literature, it continues to be a fascinating and rewarding subject that I love to teach and discuss. I like to start by emphasizing rhetorical analysis skills and then move to helping students developing... See Jennifer's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (891)
266 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,861 hours
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After so much time spent studying literature, it continues to be a fascinating and rewarding subject that I love to teach and discuss. I like to start by emphasizing rhetorical analysis skills and then move to helping students developing... See Jennifer's full profile

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