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Sophie R. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sophie R.
40/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Professional Writer specializing in high school/college essays

I enjoy tutoring English/Writing for all ages but am particularly experienced in college application essay writing. Whether it's a history term paper or common app essays, I am here to help! As a writing nerd who helps friends and family with these kinds of things just for fun (crazy, I know!), I... See Sophie's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (2)
10 hours tutoring
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I enjoy tutoring English/Writing for all ages but am particularly experienced in college application essay writing. Whether it's a history term paper or common app essays, I am here to help! As a writing nerd who helps friends and family with these kinds of things just for fun (crazy, I know!), I... See Sophie's full profile

Claire G. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Claire G.
45/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Experienced College Instructor and Academic Advisor

As the Assistant Director of Education at Huntington Learning Center, as well as a private tutor for college entrance work, I have had years of experience connecting students with resources, working on college entrance essays, getting information about school requirements, and how to approach entering college one... See Claire's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (20)
57 hours tutoring
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As the Assistant Director of Education at Huntington Learning Center, as well as a private tutor for college entrance work, I have had years of experience connecting students with resources, working on college entrance essays, getting information about school requirements, and how to approach entering college one... See Claire's full profile

Ed J. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ed J.
50/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Experienced English teacher, tutor and prof wants to help you succeed

At the same time, I have been extensively trained as a teacher, having received a Master of Arts in Teaching degree early in my career and then a Ph.D. in English Education, where my dissertation focused on writing instruction. Whether you are trying to polish an application essay to get into the school of... See Ed's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
6 hours tutoring
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At the same time, I have been extensively trained as a teacher, having received a Master of Arts in Teaching degree early in my career and then a Ph.D. in English Education, where my dissertation focused on writing instruction. Whether you are trying to polish an application essay to get into the school of... See Ed's full profile

Christian H. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christian H.
50/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Experienced Standardized Testing Administrator and Writing Tutor

As a writing tutor, I have worked with students on their personal statements, essay questions, and addendums. As a former NYU graduate assistant and standardized testing administrator, I have helped students and prospective students with college applications, testing, and questions. See Christian's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (3)
37 hours tutoring
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As a writing tutor, I have worked with students on their personal statements, essay questions, and addendums. As a former NYU graduate assistant and standardized testing administrator, I have helped students and prospective students with college applications, testing, and questions. See Christian's full profile

Amanda J. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amanda J.
55/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Ivy League Tutor with 10 years of tutoring experience

I have tutored writing to middle school, high school, and university students for almost ten years now. I also proofread essays and other writing materials for university and high school students. I have worked with eighth grade and high school students preparing for the SAT and ACT vocabulary, writing, and... See Amanda's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (51)
183 hours tutoring
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I have tutored writing to middle school, high school, and university students for almost ten years now. I also proofread essays and other writing materials for university and high school students. I have worked with eighth grade and high school students preparing for the SAT and ACT vocabulary, writing, and... See Amanda's full profile

Ethan S. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ethan S.
60/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Skilled Copyeditor

In my years as a student I developed excellent copyediting and proofreading skills in conjunction with my writing ability. I often proofread and edited essays for friends whose command of English (or command of an an academic register of English), was not all that it might be. See Ethan's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (54)
89 hours tutoring
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In my years as a student I developed excellent copyediting and proofreading skills in conjunction with my writing ability. I often proofread and edited essays for friends whose command of English (or command of an an academic register of English), was not all that it might be. See Ethan's full profile

ERIN R. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
ERIN R.
60/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Professional ESL, Writing, Theater, and Music Tutor

The art of writing effectively involves a strong understanding of grammar, vocabulary, and the mechanics of different writing styles. Whether it be writing a business letter, creating a persuasive essay, or developing the characters and plot of a fictional story, strong grammar and writing mechanics are imperative... See ERIN's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (19)
59 hours tutoring
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The art of writing effectively involves a strong understanding of grammar, vocabulary, and the mechanics of different writing styles. Whether it be writing a business letter, creating a persuasive essay, or developing the characters and plot of a fictional story, strong grammar and writing mechanics are imperative... See ERIN's full profile

Edward H. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Edward H.
60/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

SAT Program Content Designer and Distance Learning Coach

I've developed special fact sheets that make mastering the knowledge portion a snap. I generally can move a student to within three errors of a perfect score in three lessons (4.5 hours) on the multiple choice portion. For the essay portion, I can improve a student from 4 or 6 to 10 within 6-10 lessons. My... See Edward's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (537)
1,633 hours tutoring
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I've developed special fact sheets that make mastering the knowledge portion a snap. I generally can move a student to within three errors of a perfect score in three lessons (4.5 hours) on the multiple choice portion. For the essay portion, I can improve a student from 4 or 6 to 10 within 6-10 lessons. My... See Edward's full profile

Constance S. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Constance S.
70/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Specialist in ESL, TOEFL SAT, IELTS, Writing, Business Writing

In my lessons, I use a combination of old fashioned grammar, with free discussion, reading comprehension, and writing. For advanced students I proofread their essays for college and graduate school applications as well as encourage them to write creatively. I believe strongly that if a student is interested in... See Constance's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (144)
666 hours tutoring
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In my lessons, I use a combination of old fashioned grammar, with free discussion, reading comprehension, and writing. For advanced students I proofread their essays for college and graduate school applications as well as encourage them to write creatively. I believe strongly that if a student is interested in... See Constance's full profile

Elizabeth R. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elizabeth R.
75/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

PhD and Professional Editor for College Tutoring and Writing Help

Years later, when I began teaching at an Ivy League institution, I realized that many of my students were having similar experiences: They had ideas about the material, but no idea how to turn their insights into essays that met the course requirements. Over the years, I've developed a number of practical... See Elizabeth's full profile

75/hour
4.5 (11)
43 hours tutoring
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Years later, when I began teaching at an Ivy League institution, I realized that many of my students were having similar experiences: They had ideas about the material, but no idea how to turn their insights into essays that met the course requirements. Over the years, I've developed a number of practical... See Elizabeth's full profile

Frances D. Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Frances D.
75/hour

Montclair, NJ

Former Psychology Prof: I Can Help With Stats, Methods & Most Domains

I have a Ph.D. in psychology and was a college professor for several years before becoming a private tutor. I was also the owner of a college coaching business for 3 years. In this capacity I helped students fill out college applications, write their essays and choose their first year courses. For many students... See Frances's full profile

75/hour
4.8 (10)
30 hours tutoring
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I have a Ph.D. in psychology and was a college professor for several years before becoming a private tutor. I was also the owner of a college coaching business for 3 years. In this capacity I helped students fill out college applications, write their essays and choose their first year courses. For many students... See Frances's full profile

Ray B. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ray B.
75/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Experienced Tutor Specializing in History and English

I graduated summa cum laude from a liberal arts university with a Humanities degree. Writing was almost exclusively used to test my knowledge in my courses. I am used to writing ten-page essays (from courses like Tolkien and the Medieval Imagination, The Bible as Literature, Greek Magic), and I am equipped with... See Ray's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring
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I graduated summa cum laude from a liberal arts university with a Humanities degree. Writing was almost exclusively used to test my knowledge in my courses. I am used to writing ten-page essays (from courses like Tolkien and the Medieval Imagination, The Bible as Literature, Greek Magic), and I am equipped with... See Ray's full profile

Cheryl T. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cheryl T.
80/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Experienced English tutor specializing in writing and test prep

As a high school English teacher with a bachelor's degree in English literature and language, I can provide my students the skills and knowledge they need to improve in this area. Students also stress over the essay, and we spend many hours writing essays together. I hold a master's degree in... See Cheryl's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (95)
418 hours tutoring
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As a high school English teacher with a bachelor's degree in English literature and language, I can provide my students the skills and knowledge they need to improve in this area. Students also stress over the essay, and we spend many hours writing essays together. I hold a master's degree in... See Cheryl's full profile

Kathleen O. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathleen O.
80/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Editor/Researcher, Experienced Math/English Teacher, Ivy League

My graduate work was in finance and economics, so I am comfortable teaching math, economics and finance. Given my professional experience as an editor and researcher, I also proofread, edit, research and teach narrative as well as essay writing. See Kathleen's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (15)
39 hours tutoring
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My graduate work was in finance and economics, so I am comfortable teaching math, economics and finance. Given my professional experience as an editor and researcher, I also proofread, edit, research and teach narrative as well as essay writing. See Kathleen's full profile

Alan C. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alan C.
85/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Middle School Learning Specialist Specializing in Writing Instruction

Private School Learning Specialist Located in Bergen County (Available for on-line instruction) : Preparing Your Middle School Child for Success in High School and College Your middle school child will learn the skills to write essays which will help him/her meet with success in middle school, high school... See Alan's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (29)
113 hours tutoring
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Private School Learning Specialist Located in Bergen County (Available for on-line instruction) : Preparing Your Middle School Child for Success in High School and College Your middle school child will learn the skills to write essays which will help him/her meet with success in middle school, high school... See Alan's full profile

Jacob M. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacob M.
85/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Ivy League Writing, Reading, Essay, Application, and Test Tutor.

In addition to my teaching experience, I have helped hundreds of students write excellent college and graduate school application essays with the companies Prompt and Zhishiq. I have extensive experience in helping students turn good first drafts into excellent final essays, and many of my clients have been... See Jacob's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (49)
90 hours tutoring
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In addition to my teaching experience, I have helped hundreds of students write excellent college and graduate school application essays with the companies Prompt and Zhishiq. I have extensive experience in helping students turn good first drafts into excellent final essays, and many of my clients have been... See Jacob's full profile

Stephen W. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephen W.
90/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Writing, College Search Consulting, Essay Advising

...the process less daunting for them. Sadly, most high school guidance departments aren't able to shepherd students through the process of college application essay writing. My experience as a writer with editing and structural skills makes me uniquely qualified to assist students in this vital area, which is often the ... See Stephen's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (101)
519 hours tutoring
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...the process less daunting for them. Sadly, most high school guidance departments aren't able to shepherd students through the process of college application essay writing. My experience as a writer with editing and structural skills makes me uniquely qualified to assist students in this vital area, which is often the ... See Stephen's full profile

Nathan H. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nathan H.
95/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Experienced College Counselor -- Application Essay Expert

For several years, I've helped students hone and perfect their college applications, including detailed editing of application essays, with dazzling results. From my experience inside and outside several elite colleges, I know the application process quite well -- including how the admissions committees of... See Nathan's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (9)
23 hours tutoring
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For several years, I've helped students hone and perfect their college applications, including detailed editing of application essays, with dazzling results. From my experience inside and outside several elite colleges, I know the application process quite well -- including how the admissions committees of... See Nathan's full profile

Raegan S. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Raegan S.
100/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

US College App and Scholarship Essay Coach

I have three years' experience coaching college essays and have helped students successfully apply to Brown, Dartmouth, NYU, Columbia, USC, UCLA, Wake Forest, Sarah Lawrence and more, at undergraduate and graduate levels. I am also experienced with the UCAS essay in the UK, and scholarship applications... See Raegan's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (136)
514 hours tutoring
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I have three years' experience coaching college essays and have helped students successfully apply to Brown, Dartmouth, NYU, Columbia, USC, UCLA, Wake Forest, Sarah Lawrence and more, at undergraduate and graduate levels. I am also experienced with the UCAS essay in the UK, and scholarship applications... See Raegan's full profile

Cheri Z. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cheri Z.
100/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Compassionate ESOL Conversation and Writing Tutor

My lessons can help develop conversational fluency and appropriateness, as well as critical thinking skills, and show students how to improve oral presentations, essay writing, written presentations, memos, correspondence, and personal statements. I also prepare students for Common Core Standard exams and the... See Cheri's full profile

100/hour
4.8 (340)
2,819 hours tutoring
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My lessons can help develop conversational fluency and appropriateness, as well as critical thinking skills, and show students how to improve oral presentations, essay writing, written presentations, memos, correspondence, and personal statements. I also prepare students for Common Core Standard exams and the... See Cheri's full profile

Meeraj P. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Meeraj P.
150/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

The Best Track Record on Wyzant | SAT ACT GRE GMAT

With a Master's Degree in Creative Writing and over 8 years of experience tutoring students for the SAT Writing section, I am uniquely qualified to help students with various writing projects. Unlike the flat formulaic essays that result from forcing students to merely follow a formula, the essays I... See Meeraj's full profile

150/hour
4.9 (1260)
5,254 hours tutoring
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With a Master's Degree in Creative Writing and over 8 years of experience tutoring students for the SAT Writing section, I am uniquely qualified to help students with various writing projects. Unlike the flat formulaic essays that result from forcing students to merely follow a formula, the essays I... See Meeraj's full profile

Colin H. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Colin H.
225/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Published education researcher with 10 years tutoring experience

...and have co-authored several published pieces. Most recently, I have helped several students get into their top choice colleges by working with them on their essays.... See Colin's full profile

225/hour
4.8 (6)
30 hours tutoring
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...and have co-authored several published pieces. Most recently, I have helped several students get into their top choice colleges by working with them on their essays.... See Colin's full profile

Dennis V. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dennis V.
250/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Expert in College Admissions Essays and Personal Statements, MIT Grad

I help students craft absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that “wow” the admissions committee. I ensure that the message conveyed in the essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence structure, grammar, and vocabulary are impeccable. You can’t just present yourself as an excellent... See Dennis's full profile

250/hour
5.0 (735)
2,068 hours tutoring
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I help students craft absolutely phenomenal and impactful essays that “wow” the admissions committee. I ensure that the message conveyed in the essay is clear, persuasive, and riveting, and that sentence structure, grammar, and vocabulary are impeccable. You can’t just present yourself as an excellent... See Dennis's full profile

Eli S. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eli S.
250/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

Former Assistant Officer and College Advising Director

I worked as Assistant Director of Admissions at Vassar College for several years. After reviewing several thousand files and essays before helping decide who is admitted, I understand how the college admissions process works. I am here to help students first find a school that is a good match with them, and then... See Eli's full profile

250/hour
4.7 (13)
43 hours tutoring
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I worked as Assistant Director of Admissions at Vassar College for several years. After reviewing several thousand files and essays before helping decide who is admitted, I understand how the college admissions process works. I am here to help students first find a school that is a good match with them, and then... See Eli's full profile

Patrick G. Near Montclair, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick G.
270/hour

Near Montclair, NJ

ACT/SAT Tutor for 9+ Years

The current incarnation of the SAT looks at Writing both in terms of sentence and paragraph correction, and the standalone analytical essay. Whichever you're interested in, I can help you master. See Patrick's full profile

270/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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The current incarnation of the SAT looks at Writing both in terms of sentence and paragraph correction, and the standalone analytical essay. Whichever you're interested in, I can help you master. See Patrick's full profile

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