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Alec T. Ridgewood, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alec T.
25/hour

Ridgewood, NJ

Elementary/High School Tutor Specializing in Music Production

Hello! I am a junior in the Music Technology program at New York University passionate about broadening the music industry through innovative thinking. Outside of academia, I am currently a Marketing Representative at Sony Music Entertainment and... See Alec's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (71)
285 hours tutoring
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Hello! I am a junior in the Music Technology program at New York University passionate about broadening the music industry through innovative thinking. Outside of academia, I am currently a Marketing Representative at Sony Music Entertainment and... See Alec's full profile

Lance J. North Brunswick, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lance J.
30/hour

North Brunswick, NJ

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Writing

Throughout my high school and college experience I have had the opportunity to tutor students in subjects such as math, English language/writing, and science. I particularly enjoy helping students edit essays and lab reports,... See Lance's full profile

30/hour
4.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 7 hours
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Throughout my high school and college experience I have had the opportunity to tutor students in subjects such as math, English language/writing, and science. I particularly enjoy helping students edit essays and lab reports,... See Lance's full profile

Denise M. Clark, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Denise M.
35/hour

Clark, NJ

Ph.D. Licensed psychologist,- SPSS, Stats, Writing, Dissertation

...Psychology with a minor in Anthropology. I had have extensive tutoring experience working with all elementary subjects, writing at all levels including college, Spanish, statistics (e.g. basic statistics, ANOVA, regression), and ESL. I have taught... See Denise's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (110)
75 hours tutoring Writing out of 241 hours
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...Psychology with a minor in Anthropology. I had have extensive tutoring experience working with all elementary subjects, writing at all levels including college, Spanish, statistics (e.g. basic statistics, ANOVA, regression), and ESL. I have taught... See Denise's full profile

Mackenzie F. Glassboro, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mackenzie F.
35/hour

Glassboro, NJ

English and Writing Tutor Pursuing Teaching Certification

I would love to hear from you about your goals, whether you're aiming to succeed on an essay due the next day, or get a head start on a writing assignment. As a college student, I understand that writing papers can be stressful,... See Mackenzie's full profile

35/hour
5 hours tutoring
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I would love to hear from you about your goals, whether you're aiming to succeed on an essay due the next day, or get a head start on a writing assignment. As a college student, I understand that writing papers can be stressful,... See Mackenzie's full profile

Stephanie F. Caldwell, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie F.
35/hour

Caldwell, NJ

Clinical Psychologist PhD, Writing Wiz, and Test Prep Nerd

I am passionate about tutoring test preparation as well as helping students with writing. I have a particular specialty in assisting with college admissions essays as well as college papers. I am qualified to tutor for the GRE due to my... See Stephanie's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (2)
6 hours tutoring
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I am passionate about tutoring test preparation as well as helping students with writing. I have a particular specialty in assisting with college admissions essays as well as college papers. I am qualified to tutor for the GRE due to my... See Stephanie's full profile

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

Maplewood, NJ

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

In addition to my experiences as a writing professor and co-director at the university level, I first taught high school English for several years and have for many years worked with the NJ Writing Alliance, a organization that... See Ed's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 6 hours
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In addition to my experiences as a writing professor and co-director at the university level, I first taught high school English for several years and have for many years worked with the NJ Writing Alliance, a organization that... See Ed's full profile

Michelle V. Wildwood, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michelle V.
50/hour

Wildwood, NJ

I've been writing since I was seven, and then...

I have taught all of the rhetorical modes, as well as critique, analysis, synthesis, summary, paraphrase, speech-writing, podcast writing, business writing (emails, cover letters, resumes), and post-graduate doctoral level... See Michelle's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (11)
26 hours tutoring Writing out of 64 hours
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I have taught all of the rhetorical modes, as well as critique, analysis, synthesis, summary, paraphrase, speech-writing, podcast writing, business writing (emails, cover letters, resumes), and post-graduate doctoral level... See Michelle's full profile

Ashley R. West Milford, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ashley R.
55/hour

West Milford, NJ

Experienced tutor specializing in Writing and Proofreading

I taught high school English and writing classes and am specifically trained in strategies to improve the quality of written output. See Ashley's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (33)
45 hours tutoring
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I taught high school English and writing classes and am specifically trained in strategies to improve the quality of written output. See Ashley's full profile

Natasha D. Rutherford, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Natasha D.
55/hour

Rutherford, NJ

Professional Tutor 10+ years experience

I have taught and have tutored English and writing for six years at Hudson County Community College. See Natasha's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (194)
14 hours tutoring Writing out of 497 hours
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I have taught and have tutored English and writing for six years at Hudson County Community College. See Natasha's full profile

Sherry F. Stanhope, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sherry F.
60/hour

Stanhope, NJ

Certified Reading/Writing Teacher with 18 years of Experience

I have an Undergrad BA in English Writing and a Master's in Education. I am a K-12 Certified Teacher of English. See Sherry's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (119)
22 hours tutoring Writing out of 311 hours
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I have an Undergrad BA in English Writing and a Master's in Education. I am a K-12 Certified Teacher of English. See Sherry's full profile

Sheryl L. South Plainfield, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sheryl L.
60/hour

South Plainfield, NJ

Effective & Creative Math, English, Writing, Reading Tutor

...students. The subjects I specialize in are elementary math, pre-algebra, algebra, and all aspects of language arts, such as writing, grammar, reading, spelling. I can work with students on school assignments and projects, or I can provide material to... See Sheryl's full profile

60/hour
4.7 (254)
79 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,700 hours
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...students. The subjects I specialize in are elementary math, pre-algebra, algebra, and all aspects of language arts, such as writing, grammar, reading, spelling. I can work with students on school assignments and projects, or I can provide material to... See Sheryl's full profile

Susan C. Princeton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Susan C.
65/hour

Princeton, NJ

Master's Degree in English from Columbia University

I am a graduate of Columbia University's Teachers College. I am certified to teach all aspects of the Language Arts: writing, reading, grammar, and punctuation. I have more than 20 years experience as a Teacher of English. I know what... See Susan's full profile

65/hour
4.7 (10)
40 hours tutoring Writing out of 61 hours
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I am a graduate of Columbia University's Teachers College. I am certified to teach all aspects of the Language Arts: writing, reading, grammar, and punctuation. I have more than 20 years experience as a Teacher of English. I know what... See Susan's full profile

M.K. S. East Brunswick, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
M.K. S.
72/hour

East Brunswick, NJ

Writing Coaching For Students and Professionals

I have had the opportunity to train many young writers in English - both from a reading and writing perspective. This included use of correct grammar, appropriate selection of words and accurate spelling. Currently, I coach mid-level... See M.K.'s full profile

72/hour
5.0 (322)
378 hours tutoring Writing out of 982 hours
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I have had the opportunity to train many young writers in English - both from a reading and writing perspective. This included use of correct grammar, appropriate selection of words and accurate spelling. Currently, I coach mid-level... See M.K.'s full profile

Nicholas V. Highland Park, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicholas V.
75/hour

Highland Park, NJ

BA in English with 10+ years of writing personal statements, resumes,

BA in English with 10+ years of writing personal statements, resumes, essays, etc I have written high level personal statements and CV/Resumes for college, medical school and residency. I am very good at proofreading and offering... See Nicholas's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (21)
20 hours tutoring Writing out of 76 hours
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BA in English with 10+ years of writing personal statements, resumes, essays, etc I have written high level personal statements and CV/Resumes for college, medical school and residency. I am very good at proofreading and offering... See Nicholas'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 am familiar with the challenges that autistic children face and would have no problem helping them to improve their reading, writing and other social science skills. See Frances's full profile

75/hour
4.8 (10)
30 hours tutoring
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I am familiar with the challenges that autistic children face and would have no problem helping them to improve their reading, writing and other social science skills. See Frances's full profile

Lynda L. Milford, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lynda L.
75/hour

Milford, NJ

Communication Specialist (Speaking, Reading,Writing, Listening)

I am a certified and licensed Speech Language Pathologist with additional certifications including TEFL, PESL (accent reduction) and WIlson Reading Program. My areas of interest include stuttering, ESL, literacy (phonics and reading... See Lynda's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (88)
2 hours tutoring Writing out of 84 hours
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I am a certified and licensed Speech Language Pathologist with additional certifications including TEFL, PESL (accent reduction) and WIlson Reading Program. My areas of interest include stuttering, ESL, literacy (phonics and reading... See Lynda's full profile

Jane P. Westwood, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jane P.
80/hour

Westwood, NJ

Experienced and Effective Virtual Public Speaking Coach.

I am a highly-skilled Public Speaking tutor with wide experience coaching adults and students in high school and college. Through years of experience, I have developed a unique approach with a proven track record of success. My methods focus on... See Jane's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (38)
55 hours tutoring Writing out of 126 hours
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I am a highly-skilled Public Speaking tutor with wide experience coaching adults and students in high school and college. Through years of experience, I have developed a unique approach with a proven track record of success. My methods focus on... See Jane's full profile

Tracy Y. Westwood, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tracy Y.
80/hour

Westwood, NJ

Senior Attorney With 30+ Years Experience in Legal Writing

I have been a professional, legal and creative writer for over 30 years. I have also taught legal writing, an exacting form of writing in which structure, vocabulary, punctuation and grammar are key. My sons (1 in college and 1 in... See Tracy's full profile

80/hour
4.7 (29)
46 hours tutoring Writing out of 143 hours
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I have been a professional, legal and creative writer for over 30 years. I have also taught legal writing, an exacting form of writing in which structure, vocabulary, punctuation and grammar are key. My sons (1 in college and 1 in... See Tracy's full profile

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

Paramus, NJ

Creating Writers who Powerfully Express Their Ideas

...to learn rehearsal, planning, organizational, and high impact sentence utilization and word choice skills to make their writing powerful.... See Alan's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (29)
16 hours tutoring Writing out of 113 hours
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...to learn rehearsal, planning, organizational, and high impact sentence utilization and word choice skills to make their writing powerful.... See Alan's full profile

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

Fair Lawn, NJ

Writing, College Search Consulting, Essay Advising

I wrote extensively for The New York Times for several years. I taught writing course at Drew University for an aggregate nine years. I am a member of the Writers Guild of America. See Stephen's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (101)
156 hours tutoring Writing out of 519 hours
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I wrote extensively for The New York Times for several years. I taught writing course at Drew University for an aggregate nine years. I am a member of the Writers Guild of America. See Stephen's full profile

Laurelle B. Fair Lawn, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Laurelle B.
100/hour

Fair Lawn, NJ

SAT/ACT Verbal, English, Essay Writing, and Public Speaking/Interviews

I completed my Master's degree in Writing Studies, which enables me to provide better instruction during my writing assignments. See Laurelle's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (3)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 9 hours
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I completed my Master's degree in Writing Studies, which enables me to provide better instruction during my writing assignments. See Laurelle's full profile

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

West Orange, NJ

Writing Coach with 25+ Years of Experience

For getting started, a brainstorm activity can be very effective since for many, starting the writing can be a difficult part of the writing. If a student is at a more advanced level, I ask him/her to work on editing the... See Cheri's full profile

100/hour
4.8 (340)
628 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,819 hours
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For getting started, a brainstorm activity can be very effective since for many, starting the writing can be a difficult part of the writing. If a student is at a more advanced level, I ask him/her to work on editing the... See Cheri's full profile

Carla A. West Orange, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carla A.
125/hour

West Orange, NJ

Ivy-League Educated Practicing Psychologist

I'm a practicing Child/ Adolescent Psychologist with teaching experience that spans elementary to graduate school. Highlights include: - As a college student at NYU, I tutored elementary school students in reading & writing -... See Carla's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (14)
26 hours tutoring
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I'm a practicing Child/ Adolescent Psychologist with teaching experience that spans elementary to graduate school. Highlights include: - As a college student at NYU, I tutored elementary school students in reading & writing -... See Carla's full profile

A.J. N. Princeton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
A.J. N.
275/hour

Princeton, NJ

Expert Writing Tutor (Former Attorney and Ivy-trained Journalist)

... Despite the importance of writing well, most students are taught very little about how to do it. Their knowledge of grammar is minimal; their vocabularies are poor. They have little experience in writing clearly-structured essays. As a ... See A.J.'s full profile

275/hour
4.9 (103)
50 hours tutoring Writing out of 303 hours
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... Despite the importance of writing well, most students are taught very little about how to do it. Their knowledge of grammar is minimal; their vocabularies are poor. They have little experience in writing clearly-structured essays. As a ... See A.J.'s full profile

William W. Randolph, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
William W.
300/hour

Randolph, NJ

Liam: Writing Tutor and Standardized Test Prep

I have been tutoring writing for both extra-help and enrichment for 4 years and to over 100 students. I have developed my own unique curriculum which takes the complexities of writing and makes them relatable and practicable. I love... See William's full profile

300/hour
5.0 (8)
15 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring writing for both extra-help and enrichment for 4 years and to over 100 students. I have developed my own unique curriculum which takes the complexities of writing and makes them relatable and practicable. I love... See William's full profile

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