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Richa G. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richa G.
32/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Stanford University Graduate for Math and English tutoring

I'm a Stanford University graduate (c/o 2021) who majored in Management Science and Engineering. I have extensive experience in tutoring middle school, high school and college students. I was a writing tutor at Stanford's Hume Center for Writing and Speaking, and a tutor with the Schwab... See Richa's full profile

32/hour
5.0 (42)
33 hours tutoring Writing out of 77 hours
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I'm a Stanford University graduate (c/o 2021) who majored in Management Science and Engineering. I have extensive experience in tutoring middle school, high school and college students. I was a writing tutor at Stanford's Hume Center for Writing and Speaking, and a tutor with the Schwab... See Richa's full profile

Mayra D. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mayra D.
35/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Master of Letters in Creative Writing and Experienced Content Writer

My multi-cultural background drove me to pursue a master's degree in creative writing. I want to tell vital stories that bridge cultural and racial divides. After an intensive distance learning program, I received my Master of Letters degree--awarded with Distinction--from the University of Glasgow. People... See Mayra's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (74)
41 hours tutoring Writing out of 139 hours
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My multi-cultural background drove me to pursue a master's degree in creative writing. I want to tell vital stories that bridge cultural and racial divides. After an intensive distance learning program, I received my Master of Letters degree--awarded with Distinction--from the University of Glasgow. People... See Mayra's full profile

Vincent L. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vincent L.
40/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

History, Social Studies, English, and Test Prep tutor

I can teach a wide variety of writing subjects, including sentence structure, literary techniques, persuasive essays, expository essays, and how to convey one's point effectively. See Vincent's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (165)
529 hours tutoring Writing out of 953 hours
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I can teach a wide variety of writing subjects, including sentence structure, literary techniques, persuasive essays, expository essays, and how to convey one's point effectively. See Vincent's full profile

Sophie R. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sophie R.
40/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Professional Writer specializing in high school/college essays

I graduated Summa Cum Laude, was awarded Dean's List Every Semester, and was a member of the National Political Science Honorary Society. I enjoy tutoring English/Writing for all ages but am particularly experienced in college application essay writing. Whether it's a history term paper... See Sophie's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (2)
6 hours tutoring
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I graduated Summa Cum Laude, was awarded Dean's List Every Semester, and was a member of the National Political Science Honorary Society. I enjoy tutoring English/Writing for all ages but am particularly experienced in college application essay writing. Whether it's a history term paper... See Sophie's full profile

Timothy C. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Timothy C.
45/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Tim C., Dedicated Tutor

Before I began teaching in the public schools, I was required to write a critical analysis of an essay. I was asked to do so again when I took The National Teachers Exam. I exceeded the requirements on both occasions. I referred to the main idea at hand, made certain observations, used specific examples to... See Timothy's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (772)
94 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,560 hours
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Before I began teaching in the public schools, I was required to write a critical analysis of an essay. I was asked to do so again when I took The National Teachers Exam. I exceeded the requirements on both occasions. I referred to the main idea at hand, made certain observations, used specific examples to... See Timothy's full profile

Laura R. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Laura R.
55/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Writing and Art History Tutor

Hello, I'm Laura, a graduate student at NYU. I enjoy the arts, sciences, history, reading and writing. I have most tutoring experience helping plan college application essays, study for undergraduate Art History courses, and editing/revising essays across a variety of ages and levels. I am happy to help... See Laura's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (29)
108 hours tutoring Writing out of 179 hours
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Hello, I'm Laura, a graduate student at NYU. I enjoy the arts, sciences, history, reading and writing. I have most tutoring experience helping plan college application essays, study for undergraduate Art History courses, and editing/revising essays across a variety of ages and levels. I am happy to help... See Laura's full profile

Jacob G. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jacob G.
55/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Professional New York City journalist specializing in writing/reading

I have a degree in journalism and experience writing for newspapers, but I also work professionally for theaters in New York City, helping them write plays and lyrics. See Jacob's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (4)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 8 hours
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I have a degree in journalism and experience writing for newspapers, but I also work professionally for theaters in New York City, helping them write plays and lyrics. See Jacob's full profile

Charlotte G. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Charlotte G.
60/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Write Convincingly & EASILY With Experienced Tutor and Writer!

Write compelling and organized communications of all types, whatever your grade level, age, or first language! I’m a professional writer as well as tutor, and will show you how to write efficiently and even enjoyably. College entry essays that stand out is a specialty. I am patient and... See Charlotte's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (91)
27 hours tutoring Writing out of 229 hours
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Write compelling and organized communications of all types, whatever your grade level, age, or first language! I’m a professional writer as well as tutor, and will show you how to write efficiently and even enjoyably. College entry essays that stand out is a specialty. I am patient and... See Charlotte's full profile

Bonnie R. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bonnie R.
60/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Award-winning journalist, Master's in ESL, amazing skills

I taught academic writing at Baruch and Hunter Colleges for many years. That comprised of teaching how to write five-paragraph essays on a wide range of topics, with warm-up writing exercises. My course also emphasized grammar, punctuation and self-editing techniques. I also taught CLIP at BMCC - how... See Bonnie's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (177)
102 hours tutoring Writing out of 869 hours
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I taught academic writing at Baruch and Hunter Colleges for many years. That comprised of teaching how to write five-paragraph essays on a wide range of topics, with warm-up writing exercises. My course also emphasized grammar, punctuation and self-editing techniques. I also taught CLIP at BMCC - how... See Bonnie's full profile

Tabitha C. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tabitha C.
65/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Fun and Consistent Learning from a New York State Certified Teacher

Teaching students where on the line to begin a letter, using fun and effective reminders such as "touch and "bump" (touching the line to begin a letter and bumping it to stop), air writing a letter to get the student used to the flow and direction of a particular letter being taught. These are just... See Tabitha's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (2876)
612 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,942 hours
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Teaching students where on the line to begin a letter, using fun and effective reminders such as "touch and "bump" (touching the line to begin a letter and bumping it to stop), air writing a letter to get the student used to the flow and direction of a particular letter being taught. These are just... See Tabitha's full profile

Charlotte F. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Charlotte F.
65/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Experienced and Enthusiastic Professional Writer

I worked as a freelance writer for over ten years, I have published academic articles, and, as a tutor, I have specialized in providing writing support to high school and college students. I am also a graduate of the University of Cambridge with a degree in English, pursing a PhD at the University of Texas-Austin. See Charlotte's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (211)
5 hours tutoring Writing out of 697 hours
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I worked as a freelance writer for over ten years, I have published academic articles, and, as a tutor, I have specialized in providing writing support to high school and college students. I am also a graduate of the University of Cambridge with a degree in English, pursing a PhD at the University of Texas-Austin. See Charlotte's full profile

Scott L. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Scott L.
65/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Test prep done right: Don't try to survive your test, CRUSH it!

My instruction is therefore divided into three separate parts: The information, the logic and reasoning, and (perhaps most important of all) how to combine the information with the logic and reasoning. The information is the academic skills (math, verbal and writing) the GMAT expects us to know. Even though most... See Scott's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (1807)
23 hours tutoring Writing out of 8,764 hours
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My instruction is therefore divided into three separate parts: The information, the logic and reasoning, and (perhaps most important of all) how to combine the information with the logic and reasoning. The information is the academic skills (math, verbal and writing) the GMAT expects us to know. Even though most... See Scott's full profile

Elias S. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elias S.
70/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Columbia/NYU Grad -College Counselor-5+ years of Experience

I'm a current masters student at the Columbia School of International Public Affairs and have worked on Capitol Hill, the United Nations and think tanks in various capacities. In addition, I have mentored over twenty students over the last five years through all stages of the college counseling process. More recently, I... See Elias's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (4)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 13 hours
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I'm a current masters student at the Columbia School of International Public Affairs and have worked on Capitol Hill, the United Nations and think tanks in various capacities. In addition, I have mentored over twenty students over the last five years through all stages of the college counseling process. More recently, I... See Elias's full profile

Marc P. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marc P.
75/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Ivy League Grad to Help with Standardized Tests and Academic Work

I have tutored SAT prep (reading, writing, and math) both privately and for the Princeton Review. I earned a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MA from Georgetown University. See Marc's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (352)
29 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,185 hours
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I have tutored SAT prep (reading, writing, and math) both privately and for the Princeton Review. I earned a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MA from Georgetown University. See Marc's full profile

Lily C. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lily C.
80/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Graduate Student with 12+ year of writing experience

I have been a student in higher education for 12+ years and thus have extensive experience with writing academic papers, as well as personal statements. My prior experience includes multiple AP English courses and English courses throughout undergrad and graduate school. I have also been proofreading personal... See Lily's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (81)
44 hours tutoring Writing out of 257 hours
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I have been a student in higher education for 12+ years and thus have extensive experience with writing academic papers, as well as personal statements. My prior experience includes multiple AP English courses and English courses throughout undergrad and graduate school. I have also been proofreading personal... See Lily's full profile

Kelli S. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kelli S.
95/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Qualifications to support writing

Before she moved to New York, Kelli worked as a writing tutor in the ESL Department of the Santa Rosa Junior College in Santa Rosa, California. She also wrote a textbook for ESL Publishing, LLC as their ESL Editor in 2016. See Kelli's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (15)
30 hours tutoring
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Before she moved to New York, Kelli worked as a writing tutor in the ESL Department of the Santa Rosa Junior College in Santa Rosa, California. She also wrote a textbook for ESL Publishing, LLC as their ESL Editor in 2016. See Kelli's full profile

David L. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
David L.
100/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Yale Grad SAT/ACT, Reading, Writing, & Essays, 15+ yrs. exp.

I have 18 years experience teaching reading and writing. I specialize in techniques developed through extensive research and field testing. I can relate to students while motivating them to work hard, using a combination of proven fundamentals and cutting-edge skills. I have a variety of teaching experience: a... See David's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (10)
13 hours tutoring
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I have 18 years experience teaching reading and writing. I specialize in techniques developed through extensive research and field testing. I can relate to students while motivating them to work hard, using a combination of proven fundamentals and cutting-edge skills. I have a variety of teaching experience: a... See David's full profile

Naomi B. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Naomi B.
100/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Expert in College, Graduate School and Job Applications. Writing Tutor

I graduated with my MFA in Creative Writing from New York University. I currently work at Columbia University to help graduate students refine their essay writing skills. I have taught craft lessons and writing workshops at NYU's College of Arts and Sciences and have me mentored students at NYU... See Naomi's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (1)
4 hours tutoring Writing out of 5 hours
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I graduated with my MFA in Creative Writing from New York University. I currently work at Columbia University to help graduate students refine their essay writing skills. I have taught craft lessons and writing workshops at NYU's College of Arts and Sciences and have me mentored students at NYU... See Naomi's full profile

Alex S. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex S.
100/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Ivy League Tutor Specializing in ACT/SAT, Essay Writing & Math

I'm a current senior at Columbia University, majoring in English. In high school, I scored a 36 on the ACT writing section. I have also tutored students in writing, helping in editing essays and teaching correct grammar and usage. See Alex's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (9)
1 hours tutoring Writing out of 34 hours
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I'm a current senior at Columbia University, majoring in English. In high school, I scored a 36 on the ACT writing section. I have also tutored students in writing, helping in editing essays and teaching correct grammar and usage. See Alex's full profile

Michael J. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael J.
125/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Writing Coach To Help You Overcome Any Writing Challenge

As a professional journalist, I've reported from 30 countries over the past 25 years - for a wide range of newspapers and magazines. Meanwhile, I've taught Journalism, Writing, Storytelling and Communications to several thousand students and professionals on four continents. I look forward to sharing... See Michael's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (10)
8 hours tutoring Writing out of 15 hours
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As a professional journalist, I've reported from 30 countries over the past 25 years - for a wide range of newspapers and magazines. Meanwhile, I've taught Journalism, Writing, Storytelling and Communications to several thousand students and professionals on four continents. I look forward to sharing... See Michael's full profile

Helene F. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Helene F.
125/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Effective Writing/Editing Tutor; College Essay Tutor & Counselor

I am an experienced writer and tutor, and work with students to help them improve and refine their writing and comprehension skills. See Helene's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (518)
225 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,718 hours
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I am an experienced writer and tutor, and work with students to help them improve and refine their writing and comprehension skills. See Helene's full profile

Taylor H. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Taylor H.
130/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Passionate writing tutor with 4+ years of experience

I have been helping students with writing for over four years. I worked in a tutoring center while I was in college and helped students with a variety of writing tasks, from crafting the perfect thesis, to hammering out the ideal structure, to honing in on the proper tone for the piece. I know the tips and... See Taylor's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (109)
291 hours tutoring
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I have been helping students with writing for over four years. I worked in a tutoring center while I was in college and helped students with a variety of writing tasks, from crafting the perfect thesis, to hammering out the ideal structure, to honing in on the proper tone for the piece. I know the tips and... See Taylor's full profile

Meeraj P. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Meeraj P.
150/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

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... See Meeraj's full profile

150/hour
4.9 (1260)
69 hours tutoring Writing out of 5,251 hours
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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... See Meeraj's full profile

Judith W. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Judith W.
200/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

English Adventures in Reading, Writing and ESOL

I am a writer and a published poet. I have taught English specializing in writing for a number of years. I have helped many students with their essay writing for colleges as well as worked with students on more creative works. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts and an MA Teaching English to... See Judith's full profile

200/hour
4.6 (11)
38 hours tutoring
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I am a writer and a published poet. I have taught English specializing in writing for a number of years. I have helped many students with their essay writing for colleges as well as worked with students on more creative works. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts and an MA Teaching English to... See Judith's full profile

Alan J. Near Mount Vernon, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alan J.
300/hour

Near Mount Vernon, NY

Stanford Grad for College Application Essays

The personal statement is my specialty. I coach students to write highly engaging and deeply personal application essays for college and medical school. The story is in you. As an experienced journalist and filmmaker, I know how to draw it out and help you tell it in an unforgettable way. See Alan's full profile

300/hour
5.0 (698)
1,675 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,069 hours
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The personal statement is my specialty. I coach students to write highly engaging and deeply personal application essays for college and medical school. The story is in you. As an experienced journalist and filmmaker, I know how to draw it out and help you tell it in an unforgettable way. See Alan's full profile

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