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The Best essay Tutors in Nashville, TN

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Christian L.
40/hour

Nashville, TN

Vanderbilt University Student with Great Study Techniques for ACT

My high school had a very rigorous four year grammar program that really ingrained essential grammar and essay principles into my work, and this learning has contributed to my success as an English student. Whether your child needs help adding thesis statements to essays, making their... read more

40/hour
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My high school had a very rigorous four year grammar program that really ingrained essential grammar and essay principles into my work, and this learning has contributed to my success as an English student. Whether your child needs help adding thesis statements to essays, making their... read more

Eric M.
80/hour

Near Nashville, TN

Ivy League MD, PhD Physician for Step 1/MCAT/Admissions Tutoring

I have also spent time editing personal statements for college, medical school, and residency, and served as a student interviewer for medical school. Contact me if you would like Step 1, MCAT, science, math, medical school interviewing prep, or college/med/grad school essay editing. read more

80/hour
5.0 (53)
106 hours tutoring
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I have also spent time editing personal statements for college, medical school, and residency, and served as a student interviewer for medical school. Contact me if you would like Step 1, MCAT, science, math, medical school interviewing prep, or college/med/grad school essay editing. read more

Leah T.
60/hour

Nashville, TN

Patients with Reading/Writing/Comprehension- My specialties!!

I have been teaching various aspects of English for over 22 years including Phonics, Phonemic Awareness, Reading Fluency, Reading Comprehension, Writing Skills, Vocabulary Acquisition, Essay Development and more. I generally serve students ages 3-adult with most of my emphasis in recent years being on... read more

60/hour
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I have been teaching various aspects of English for over 22 years including Phonics, Phonemic Awareness, Reading Fluency, Reading Comprehension, Writing Skills, Vocabulary Acquisition, Essay Development and more. I generally serve students ages 3-adult with most of my emphasis in recent years being on... read more

Ridge B.
35/hour

Nashville, TN

Honors College English Major Specializing in Essays

Nothing has given me more opportunities in life than honing my ability to write. I see writing as the most important part of any high school students' college application. My college admissions essay was the reason for both my undergraduate scholarship and my admission to Belmont's Honors College.... read more

35/hour
5.0 (8)
15 hours tutoring
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Nothing has given me more opportunities in life than honing my ability to write. I see writing as the most important part of any high school students' college application. My college admissions essay was the reason for both my undergraduate scholarship and my admission to Belmont's Honors College.... read more

Belle H.
40/hour

Nashville, TN

4.38 GPA student

I took all Honors English classes, along with AP Lang and received either A's or A+'s in all the classes. I am very passionate about writing and love reading other works of literature/ essays. Additionally, I am fluent in both English and Chinese, which is extremely helpful for ESL/ESOL... read more

40/hour
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I took all Honors English classes, along with AP Lang and received either A's or A+'s in all the classes. I am very passionate about writing and love reading other works of literature/ essays. Additionally, I am fluent in both English and Chinese, which is extremely helpful for ESL/ESOL... read more

Colleen L.
50/hour

Nashville, TN

Professor for Advanced Writing & Research

Despite this lack, I always did well in English classes in high school. During college, I did incredibly well in English classes writing essays and longer term papers. English is one of my favorite subjects and I tend to express that when helping my students prepare for tests, write essays, or develop... read more

50/hour
4.8 (199)
582 hours tutoring
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Despite this lack, I always did well in English classes in high school. During college, I did incredibly well in English classes writing essays and longer term papers. English is one of my favorite subjects and I tend to express that when helping my students prepare for tests, write essays, or develop... read more

Samad D.
50/hour

Nashville, TN

Tutor with experience

Highly education with a doctorate in Elementary Education, has a TN license in exceptional education. My special interest areas include, but not limited to teaching and tutoring struggling readers, essay writing, phonics/phonemic awareness. I apply Common Core and Tennessee State Curriculum Standards in all... read more

50/hour
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Highly education with a doctorate in Elementary Education, has a TN license in exceptional education. My special interest areas include, but not limited to teaching and tutoring struggling readers, essay writing, phonics/phonemic awareness. I apply Common Core and Tennessee State Curriculum Standards in all... read more

Loretta M.
75/hour

Near Nashville, TN

Experienced College Counselor and Enrollment Professional

If you are looking for a way to make your admissions applications stand out, a unique way to tell your story through your personal statements and supplemental essays, or simply need help on where to begin with your college search, you have come to the right place! Send me a message to schedule your FREE 15-minute... read more

75/hour
5.0 (1)
6 hours tutoring
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If you are looking for a way to make your admissions applications stand out, a unique way to tell your story through your personal statements and supplemental essays, or simply need help on where to begin with your college search, you have come to the right place! Send me a message to schedule your FREE 15-minute... read more

Rachael Y.
30/hour

Nashville, TN

Writing Seminar Instructor

I've spent the past two years instructing courses in Philosophy, which have emphasized writing in the form of academic essays. One of these courses functioned as a Writing Seminar, which is required for all university students at my institution to graduate. I've spent countless hours peer-editing and... read more

30/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I've spent the past two years instructing courses in Philosophy, which have emphasized writing in the form of academic essays. One of these courses functioned as a Writing Seminar, which is required for all university students at my institution to graduate. I've spent countless hours peer-editing and... read more

Christopher B.
65/hour

Nashville, TN

Attorney & Assistant Professor of Political Science

After graduation from Law School in 2015, I have taken the Bar Exam, including the MBE, MPT, and the Essay portions. I have used Barbri, a Bar Prep course to hone my skills and which helped me understand how to best prepare for the Exam. During my last year of Law School, I took a semester long Bar Refresher... read more

65/hour
5.0 (28)
57 hours tutoring
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After graduation from Law School in 2015, I have taken the Bar Exam, including the MBE, MPT, and the Essay portions. I have used Barbri, a Bar Prep course to hone my skills and which helped me understand how to best prepare for the Exam. During my last year of Law School, I took a semester long Bar Refresher... read more

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