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Ashani S.
100/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

College Writing Center Tutor

I have about two years of experience tutoring undergraduate and high school students at my college's writing center. Through discussing the areas in which the student wants to focus on, we can work together to improve the grammar, punctuation, flow, structure, etc. of essays and other pieces of writing. read more

100/hour
4.9 (28)
77 hours tutoring
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I have about two years of experience tutoring undergraduate and high school students at my college's writing center. Through discussing the areas in which the student wants to focus on, we can work together to improve the grammar, punctuation, flow, structure, etc. of essays and other pieces of writing. read more

Suzie S.
72/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Corona Virus discount! ON LINE: Accent Reduction - Essays - English

When students work with me, they look forward to our sessions. Whether learning English as a second language (ESL), writing, grammar, literature, public speaking, or business English - it can be fun. I have 20+ years experience from high school through graduate school and adult learners. My work has taken me to... read more

72/hour
4.9 (524)
2,442 hours tutoring
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When students work with me, they look forward to our sessions. Whether learning English as a second language (ESL), writing, grammar, literature, public speaking, or business English - it can be fun. I have 20+ years experience from high school through graduate school and adult learners. My work has taken me to... read more

Laurie Y.
50/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Essay Specialist at CollegeVine

I worked as an essay specialist at CollegeVine previously. In this position, I helped with college applications with a focus on essays. This role ranged from low level grammatical edits to high level organization to brainstorming what ideas are the best fit for which school. A large part of my role was... read more

50/hour
6 hours tutoring
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I worked as an essay specialist at CollegeVine previously. In this position, I helped with college applications with a focus on essays. This role ranged from low level grammatical edits to high level organization to brainstorming what ideas are the best fit for which school. A large part of my role was... read more

Wendy V.
57/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

English, Liberal Arts and Computing Tutor, Morris Cty, NJ

English reading is a basic building block of comprehension and expression. Elementary reading tutoring will be designed to cover the student's key needs: - Basic vocabulary - Sentence structure - Composition of essays - Comprehension of text and Q & A read more

57/hour
4.8 (112)
348 hours tutoring
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English reading is a basic building block of comprehension and expression. Elementary reading tutoring will be designed to cover the student's key needs: - Basic vocabulary - Sentence structure - Composition of essays - Comprehension of text and Q & A read more

Jacquelyn L.
40/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Latin and English tutor

If you are interested in English tutoring, then I favor a "writing workshop" approach. That is, you write a short essay either about something we've read together or that you've read on your own and then we revise it together and you re-write the essay. I have ten years of experience... read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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If you are interested in English tutoring, then I favor a "writing workshop" approach. That is, you write a short essay either about something we've read together or that you've read on your own and then we revise it together and you re-write the essay. I have ten years of experience... read more

Rebecca B.
75/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

B.A. Cum Laude from Yale with 3 Years of Teaching Experience

I have worked as a substitute teacher and English (reading, writing, grammar) tutor for 3+ years. I have extensive experience tutoring students in middle, high school, and college in Critical Reading, Essay Writing, and Test Prep. read more

75/hour
5.0 (1)
35 hours tutoring
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I have worked as a substitute teacher and English (reading, writing, grammar) tutor for 3+ years. I have extensive experience tutoring students in middle, high school, and college in Critical Reading, Essay Writing, and Test Prep. read more

CAROLE C.
75/hour

Montclair, NJ

Experienced Tutor and Certified College Adviser

I have over fifteen years of experience in the field and have successfully guided many students towards undergraduate and graduate study in the US and Canada. I assist students with their college essays, personal statements and supplements. I also assist with the selection of colleges and academic programs. My... read more

75/hour
5.0 (1081)
4,660 hours tutoring
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I have over fifteen years of experience in the field and have successfully guided many students towards undergraduate and graduate study in the US and Canada. I assist students with their college essays, personal statements and supplements. I also assist with the selection of colleges and academic programs. My... read more

Raegan S.
60/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

College Essay Coach and Fulbright Panelist Reader

College Application Essay Coach with CollegePrep360 Master's Degree in Creative Writing Fulbright Scholar and Fulbright Panel Reader for US-UK Commission read more

60/hour
5.0 (63)
214 hours tutoring
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College Application Essay Coach with CollegePrep360 Master's Degree in Creative Writing Fulbright Scholar and Fulbright Panel Reader for US-UK Commission read more

Darspreet S.
80/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Experienced Writer and Career/Academic Advisor

Academic and professional experience writing various forms of documents, including: essays, research papers, personal statements, proposals, blog posts/articles/op eds, and literary work. read more

80/hour
5.0 (13)
44 hours tutoring
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Academic and professional experience writing various forms of documents, including: essays, research papers, personal statements, proposals, blog posts/articles/op eds, and literary work. read more

Michael N.
100/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

English/Writing/Reading/Study Habits Tutor

I've assisted students with the reading, ELA and writing sections of the SAT, ACT, GRE and TOEFL exams. I've also provided support and guidance for college and graduate school bound students as they compose application personal essays. read more

100/hour
5.0 (680)
2,523 hours tutoring
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I've assisted students with the reading, ELA and writing sections of the SAT, ACT, GRE and TOEFL exams. I've also provided support and guidance for college and graduate school bound students as they compose application personal essays. read more

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