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Lea S. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lea S.
35/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Master's in Education - Experienced Writing Skills Tutor English & ESL

I have taught Academic English and Business English Writing skills to ESL English language students (16+) for over 10 years. I specialize in high school, college, and university level writing. I teach all essay styles including Argumentative, Compare and Contrast, Classification, Cause and Effect,... See Lea's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (48)
258 hours tutoring
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I have taught Academic English and Business English Writing skills to ESL English language students (16+) for over 10 years. I specialize in high school, college, and university level writing. I teach all essay styles including Argumentative, Compare and Contrast, Classification, Cause and Effect,... See Lea's full profile

Sarah C. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sarah C.
39/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

SLP Grad Student Specializing in Language Arts and Grad School Prep

I graduated from Barrett, the Honor's College and successfully defended an honors thesis. I scored in the 92nd percentile on the GRE Writing test. I would love to look over your work and offer any edits. See Sarah's full profile

39/hour
5.0 (26)
102 hours tutoring
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I graduated from Barrett, the Honor's College and successfully defended an honors thesis. I scored in the 92nd percentile on the GRE Writing test. I would love to look over your work and offer any edits. See Sarah's full profile

John B. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
45/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Experienced Technical Writer and Amateur Author

I spent 3 years as a technical writer on a nuclear reactor design. I am also an amateur author of short story creative fiction. I practice concise writing skills. See John's full profile

45/hour
4.7 (15)
9 hours tutoring Writing out of 146 hours
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I spent 3 years as a technical writer on a nuclear reactor design. I am also an amateur author of short story creative fiction. I practice concise writing skills. See John's full profile

Barbara M. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Barbara M.
45/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Effective and Fun Math and French Tutor

I have worked with ESL students at the community college for the past 8 years in both reading, writing and speaking. I have hosted international college students in my home for 20 years, helping them in both their daily communication and academics needs. See Barbara's full profile

45/hour
4.6 (50)
148 hours tutoring
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I have worked with ESL students at the community college for the past 8 years in both reading, writing and speaking. I have hosted international college students in my home for 20 years, helping them in both their daily communication and academics needs. See Barbara's full profile

Stephanie M. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie M.
50/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Essay and Creative Writing Tutor with 5+ Years of Experience

I also enjoy working with younger students and would be happy to help with shorter papers, understanding the basics of writing a good sentence, or completing writing worksheets for class. And if you have a less conventional writing assignment, I can probably help with that, too! I have experience... See Stephanie's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (738)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 4,314 hours
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I also enjoy working with younger students and would be happy to help with shorter papers, understanding the basics of writing a good sentence, or completing writing worksheets for class. And if you have a less conventional writing assignment, I can probably help with that, too! I have experience... See Stephanie's full profile

Abi Z. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Abi Z.
50/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Experienced English/Writing Tutor With B.A. in English

Hi! I have a B.A. in English with emphasis on rhetoric and professional writing, as well as a minor in history, from WSU. There I was an editor on our college literary journal. I also worked in the Writing Tutoring Center, where I helped students at vastly different levels, from coaching ESL English 101... See Abi's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (7)
11 hours tutoring
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Hi! I have a B.A. in English with emphasis on rhetoric and professional writing, as well as a minor in history, from WSU. There I was an editor on our college literary journal. I also worked in the Writing Tutoring Center, where I helped students at vastly different levels, from coaching ESL English 101... See Abi's full profile

Johanna P. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Johanna P.
50/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Substantial experience tutoring writing skills at all levels

I was an English major at UC Berkeley, and have a law degree from UC Hastings (where I graduated cum laude, was an Articles Editor for Hastings Law Journal, had a published Note, and tutored Legal Writing & Research.) I have tutored students of all ages to improve writing skills and (when appropriate)... See Johanna's full profile

50/hour
4.3 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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I was an English major at UC Berkeley, and have a law degree from UC Hastings (where I graduated cum laude, was an Articles Editor for Hastings Law Journal, had a published Note, and tutored Legal Writing & Research.) I have tutored students of all ages to improve writing skills and (when appropriate)... See Johanna's full profile

Claire S. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Claire S.
50/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

An English Tutor, for All Your Language and Literature Needs!

In addition to being in the English department at the University of Washington, I've also taken creative writing classes at New York University. My own work (poetry and short stories) has been published in college literary journals, and I've done extensive academic work within my major. Writing... See Claire's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (574)
243 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,615 hours
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In addition to being in the English department at the University of Washington, I've also taken creative writing classes at New York University. My own work (poetry and short stories) has been published in college literary journals, and I've done extensive academic work within my major. Writing... See Claire's full profile

Corinne W. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Corinne W.
60/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Experienced Fluent French Tutor and Translator, Charismatic Linguist

I am a freelance professional writing contractor and editor, several years of experience in professional writing in various domains and more recently with a focus on English class exams on books such as Macbeth and social studies exams on Magna Carta. Although I primarily tutor French, writing and... See Corinne's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (28)
48 hours tutoring
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I am a freelance professional writing contractor and editor, several years of experience in professional writing in various domains and more recently with a focus on English class exams on books such as Macbeth and social studies exams on Magna Carta. Although I primarily tutor French, writing and... See Corinne's full profile

Lisa H. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lisa H.
60/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Experienced Spanish teacher/tutor!

I am both a private Spanish instructor and tutor. I would be happy to help you stay on top of coursework, prepare for a standardized test like the SAT II or AP exam (Spanish) or develop an independent study plan if you are a beginning or intermediate language learner. Brief Bio: I grew up in Southern California, went... See Lisa's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (108)
318 hours tutoring
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I am both a private Spanish instructor and tutor. I would be happy to help you stay on top of coursework, prepare for a standardized test like the SAT II or AP exam (Spanish) or develop an independent study plan if you are a beginning or intermediate language learner. Brief Bio: I grew up in Southern California, went... See Lisa's full profile

Cristin F. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cristin F.
60/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Reading and Writing Tutor with a Fun, Uplifting Approach

I help elementary and high school students with reading and writing. I am a former attorney with a background in magazine and academic journal editing. I left full-time lawyering to pursue a career as a teacher and theater artist. I have taught theater games and storytelling to elementary school kids. Academic... See Cristin's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (2)
40 hours tutoring Writing out of 83 hours
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I help elementary and high school students with reading and writing. I am a former attorney with a background in magazine and academic journal editing. I left full-time lawyering to pursue a career as a teacher and theater artist. I have taught theater games and storytelling to elementary school kids. Academic... See Cristin's full profile

Jacqueline N. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacqueline N.
60/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Patient Spanish and English Tutor Specializing in teaching Grammar

I have Liberal Arts degree from the Ohio State University. It was in pursuing my degree that I came to love writing as I wrote numerous papers. Today I currently help students brain storm creative writing ideas by asking them questions about their interests and life experiences. I have experience helping... See Jacqueline's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (123)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 374 hours
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I have Liberal Arts degree from the Ohio State University. It was in pursuing my degree that I came to love writing as I wrote numerous papers. Today I currently help students brain storm creative writing ideas by asking them questions about their interests and life experiences. I have experience helping... See Jacqueline's full profile

Victoria V. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Victoria V.
65/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Hi! I'm Victoria... let's write some essays!

As a teacher, I saw my tutoring techniques expressed, challenged, and made better advertising my success through my students when they brought back 100% on their math, reading, and writing tests. Two days a week for three school years, I would pick myself up by my bootstraps and march down to Newcastle... See Victoria's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (20)
34 hours tutoring Writing out of 70 hours
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As a teacher, I saw my tutoring techniques expressed, challenged, and made better advertising my success through my students when they brought back 100% on their math, reading, and writing tests. Two days a week for three school years, I would pick myself up by my bootstraps and march down to Newcastle... See Victoria's full profile

Estrella C. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Estrella C.
68/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Experienced English Tutor for Conversational Fluency and Pronunciation

Each person let another read their writing outloud (to be admired and honored) and if any clarifications were needed to understand the writing better, the small group members could do so. Quite a few adults left the course feeling much more confident about their ability to express themselves easily in... See Estrella's full profile

68/hour
5.0 (108)
506 hours tutoring
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Each person let another read their writing outloud (to be admired and honored) and if any clarifications were needed to understand the writing better, the small group members could do so. Quite a few adults left the course feeling much more confident about their ability to express themselves easily in... See Estrella's full profile

Rachel B. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rachel B.
70/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Writing Tutor with 15+ years of teaching experience

I have 15 years of teaching experience and a passion for the written word. My work has been published internationally and I am enrolled in ongoing education for writing and presentation. We will work on developing your ideas in a way that appeals to readers and presents sound logical arguments. See Rachel's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring
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I have 15 years of teaching experience and a passion for the written word. My work has been published internationally and I am enrolled in ongoing education for writing and presentation. We will work on developing your ideas in a way that appeals to readers and presents sound logical arguments. See Rachel's full profile

Vinni G. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vinni G.
70/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

MA in English, 20+ Years of Teaching English, Academic & Professional

I have a Master's degree in English and have taught numerous students writing over the years. I enjoy inculcating a passion for the English language and empowering people with the tools to develop their own voice and express themselves persuasively and articulately. See Vinni's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (8)
21 hours tutoring Writing out of 66 hours
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I have a Master's degree in English and have taught numerous students writing over the years. I enjoy inculcating a passion for the English language and empowering people with the tools to develop their own voice and express themselves persuasively and articulately. See Vinni's full profile

Erika V. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Erika V.
90/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

K-12 Reading and Writing, SAT/ACT, Marketing and Professional Writing

I am looking to share my love of and expertise in all forms of writing, grammar, proofreading, and the art of persuasion. I enjoy working with people of all ages and getting tasks accomplished together...specifically, you accomplishing them with my help. I offer assistance in the following: Writing Good... See Erika's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (770)
2,471 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,386 hours
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I am looking to share my love of and expertise in all forms of writing, grammar, proofreading, and the art of persuasion. I enjoy working with people of all ages and getting tasks accomplished together...specifically, you accomplishing them with my help. I offer assistance in the following: Writing Good... See Erika's full profile

Brian U. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brian U.
99/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Tutor for all your needs in the Humanities and language learning

I teach middle school Humanities and so I have years of experience helping middle schoolers read and write with more confidence. See Brian's full profile

99/hour
5.0 (6)
43 hours tutoring Writing out of 95 hours
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I teach middle school Humanities and so I have years of experience helping middle schoolers read and write with more confidence. See Brian's full profile

Simeon S. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Simeon S.
100/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Creative and Analytical Writing Tutor with 7+ Years of Experience

Though I teach for a living while completing my degree, I'm also a writer. Research and essay writing appeal to me especially, not to mention fiction. See Simeon's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (1545)
482 hours tutoring Writing out of 4,805 hours
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Though I teach for a living while completing my degree, I'm also a writer. Research and essay writing appeal to me especially, not to mention fiction. See Simeon's full profile

Jason A. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason A.
100/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

10+ Years Experience in Writing (Essays, Articles, Books, etc.)

I have been teaching and tutoring in the fields of writing and composition (essays, articles, theses, dissertations, books, and beyond) for more than a decade. I am the former Managing Editor for the Johns Hopkins University Press journal Theory & Event, and I have two published books of my own, on academic... See Jason's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (11)
3 hours tutoring Writing out of 58 hours
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I have been teaching and tutoring in the fields of writing and composition (essays, articles, theses, dissertations, books, and beyond) for more than a decade. I am the former Managing Editor for the Johns Hopkins University Press journal Theory & Event, and I have two published books of my own, on academic... See Jason's full profile

Bud L. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bud L.
116/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

College counseling and essays

During my 25 years career in investment banking, international business, wealth management, life insurance, and tutoring, I have many opportunities to recruit talents, evaluate performances of subordinates, write and read essays and business proposals, and provide career guidance to younger team members. I have... See Bud's full profile

116/hour
4.8 (199)
4 hours tutoring Writing out of 727 hours
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During my 25 years career in investment banking, international business, wealth management, life insurance, and tutoring, I have many opportunities to recruit talents, evaluate performances of subordinates, write and read essays and business proposals, and provide career guidance to younger team members. I have... See Bud's full profile

Aaron A. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Aaron A.
120/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

SAT Writing Specialist with a Systematic Approach

1. I helped increase students' SAT scores an average of 237 points for the Reading/Writing portions of the SAT. 2. In addition to traditional strategies, I have proprietary ones that I developed myself that have worked wonders for my students. 3. Many tutors work with SAT and test prep as one small... See Aaron's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (22)
150 hours tutoring
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1. I helped increase students' SAT scores an average of 237 points for the Reading/Writing portions of the SAT. 2. In addition to traditional strategies, I have proprietary ones that I developed myself that have worked wonders for my students. 3. Many tutors work with SAT and test prep as one small... See Aaron's full profile

Jonathan B. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jonathan B.
120/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Dr. JB- Writing Tutor & Executive Functions Coach

I have over 15 years of experience providing writing coaching services: assisting with brainstorming, drafting, and honing responses to high school and college writing assignments. In my doctoral research and personal coaching experience, which provides the foundation of my tutoring methods, I discovered... See Jonathan's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (8)
11 hours tutoring
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I have over 15 years of experience providing writing coaching services: assisting with brainstorming, drafting, and honing responses to high school and college writing assignments. In my doctoral research and personal coaching experience, which provides the foundation of my tutoring methods, I discovered... See Jonathan's full profile

Josh V. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Josh V.
150/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

I can explain complex stuff really simply.

I have a background in bioengineering, materials chemistry, architecture, business, and neuroscience. I can explain concepts through a variety of lenses. I've also helped a lot of business school students prepare for the GMAT and have been editing admissions essays for top universities. I have helped many students get... See Josh's full profile

150/hour
4.9 (77)
42 hours tutoring Writing out of 281 hours
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I have a background in bioengineering, materials chemistry, architecture, business, and neuroscience. I can explain concepts through a variety of lenses. I've also helped a lot of business school students prepare for the GMAT and have been editing admissions essays for top universities. I have helped many students get... See Josh's full profile

Madeline G. Near Mercer Island, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Madeline G.
300/hour

Near Mercer Island, WA

Experienced Writing Tutor

For the past four years, I worked as a Fellow, Fellowship Consultant, and Head Fellow at Pitzer College's Writing Center. This experience entailed a twelve-week course (Writing Center Praxis & Theory) as well as yearly training surrounding pedagogy. As a fellow, I tutored students ages seventeen to... See Madeline's full profile

300/hour
5.0 (331)
303 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,199 hours
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For the past four years, I worked as a Fellow, Fellowship Consultant, and Head Fellow at Pitzer College's Writing Center. This experience entailed a twelve-week course (Writing Center Praxis & Theory) as well as yearly training surrounding pedagogy. As a fellow, I tutored students ages seventeen to... See Madeline's full profile

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