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Vihaan S. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vihaan S.
40/hour

New York City, NY

1600 on SAT - Dedicated, Passionate, and Flexible Tutor

Hey there - I'm Vihaan, a current student at Duke University. I am pursuing a double major in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science, with a minor in Finance. I scored a perfect 1600/1600 on the SAT on my first attempt and am excited to help students prepare effectively for the test. Having... See Vihaan's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (10)
26 hours tutoring
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Hey there - I'm Vihaan, a current student at Duke University. I am pursuing a double major in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science, with a minor in Finance. I scored a perfect 1600/1600 on the SAT on my first attempt and am excited to help students prepare effectively for the test. Having... See Vihaan's full profile

Vincent L. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vincent L.
40/hour

New York City, NY

History, Social Studies, English, and Test Prep tutor

The SAT is one of the most important tests one may ever take, and it is best not to study for it alone. My own SAT writing grade was 690 out of 800, one of the higher grades in the country. As such,I can help a student prepare for the SAT writing section, and teach him or her the best way to write clearly... See Vincent's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (165)
5 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 951 hours
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The SAT is one of the most important tests one may ever take, and it is best not to study for it alone. My own SAT writing grade was 690 out of 800, one of the higher grades in the country. As such,I can help a student prepare for the SAT writing section, and teach him or her the best way to write clearly... See Vincent's full profile

Emma D. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Emma D.
40/hour

New York City, NY

Published Writer for Test Prep and English Literature Tutoring

I am a published fiction writer who is passionate about all things literature! I have a B.A. with honors from University College London, and I am an M.F.A. candidate in Creative Writing at New York University. I am a college prepatory tutor with experience helping students to brainstorm and draft their college essays.... See Emma's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (1)
10 hours tutoring
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I am a published fiction writer who is passionate about all things literature! I have a B.A. with honors from University College London, and I am an M.F.A. candidate in Creative Writing at New York University. I am a college prepatory tutor with experience helping students to brainstorm and draft their college essays.... See Emma's full profile

Caroline C. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Caroline C.
40/hour

New York City, NY

Published Essayist, Writing Coach, Screenwriter

I just received my Masters of Fine Arts in Non-Fiction at the prestigious New School. I have checked hundreds of essays, short stories, poems, and college application personal statements. My coaching methods frequently involve quick, succinct impromptu feedback with critique and positive reinforcement. Essays, short... See Caroline's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (196)
591 hours tutoring
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I just received my Masters of Fine Arts in Non-Fiction at the prestigious New School. I have checked hundreds of essays, short stories, poems, and college application personal statements. My coaching methods frequently involve quick, succinct impromptu feedback with critique and positive reinforcement. Essays, short... See Caroline's full profile

Colin L. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Colin L.
50/hour

New York City, NY

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Calculus and SAT/ACT Prep

Hey! My name is Colin L., and after four years of teaching high school math (ranging from Algebra 1 to Calculus), I've moved to Manhattan to pursue a graduate degree in creative fiction writing at the City College of New York. To help pay for, well, everything, I'm continuing to teach math in between classes and writing... See Colin's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (157)
7 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 575 hours
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Hey! My name is Colin L., and after four years of teaching high school math (ranging from Algebra 1 to Calculus), I've moved to Manhattan to pursue a graduate degree in creative fiction writing at the City College of New York. To help pay for, well, everything, I'm continuing to teach math in between classes and writing... See Colin's full profile

Sara B. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sara B.
60/hour

New York City, NY

10+ years experience helping students increase SAT Writing scores

I help many students increase their SAT score in the Evidence-Based Reading and Writing (EBRW) section of the SAT. Working together, students learn how to show effectively that they can read and comprehend a passage and write an SAT essay analyzing the passage. They learn how to show that they read the passage carefully,... See Sara's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (694)
33 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 2,601 hours
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I help many students increase their SAT score in the Evidence-Based Reading and Writing (EBRW) section of the SAT. Working together, students learn how to show effectively that they can read and comprehend a passage and write an SAT essay analyzing the passage. They learn how to show that they read the passage carefully,... See Sara's full profile

Bonnie R. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bonnie R.
60/hour

New York City, NY

Effective ESL Tutor, All Areas, 25+ Years

I have taught ESL in several well-regarded colleges in NYC and abroad. I have a BA in history (specializing in Latin America), an MA in dance therapy and a teaching certificate in ESL from an institute in Madrid, Spain, where I was selected from a wide list of candidates for a two-year work-study scholarship. I lived... See Bonnie's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (177)
869 hours tutoring
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I have taught ESL in several well-regarded colleges in NYC and abroad. I have a BA in history (specializing in Latin America), an MA in dance therapy and a teaching certificate in ESL from an institute in Madrid, Spain, where I was selected from a wide list of candidates for a two-year work-study scholarship. I lived... See Bonnie's full profile

Derek S. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Derek S.
60/hour

New York City, NY

NYU Stern President and 99th percentile SAT Teaching SAT/PSAT

As the NYU Stern Class of 2025 President I have the leadership qualifications and academic experience to help students improve their SAT scores and understand what it takes to get into and excel in college. I have received a 1550+ on the SAT, tutored 200+ hours, and am a National Merit Commended Scholar. As an... See Derek's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (25)
6 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 83 hours
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As the NYU Stern Class of 2025 President I have the leadership qualifications and academic experience to help students improve their SAT scores and understand what it takes to get into and excel in college. I have received a 1550+ on the SAT, tutored 200+ hours, and am a National Merit Commended Scholar. As an... See Derek's full profile

Rangi M. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rangi M.
60/hour

New York City, NY

Ivy League Educated Poet & Professor

I'm a North-Carolina born, Brooklyn-based poet (which, these days, feels a bit like describing myself as a betamax video recorder or a SONY walkman) with a passion for language, literature & writing. I was educated at Rice University & Columbia University School of the Arts. My first book was published in 2003; I am... See Rangi's full profile

60/hour
4.4 (8)
14 hours tutoring
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I'm a North-Carolina born, Brooklyn-based poet (which, these days, feels a bit like describing myself as a betamax video recorder or a SONY walkman) with a passion for language, literature & writing. I was educated at Rice University & Columbia University School of the Arts. My first book was published in 2003; I am... See Rangi's full profile

Sadie H. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sadie H.
60/hour

New York City, NY

Supportive Science, Math, and English tutor and Golf Instructor

I graduated summa cum laude from the University of Hartford with a B.S. in Biology. During college, I tutored several fellow students in science and math. After graduating, I volunteered with AmeriCorps as a Health Educator for K-12 students. I went back to school to get my Masters of Arts in Teaching for Biology from... See Sadie's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (67)
230 hours tutoring
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I graduated summa cum laude from the University of Hartford with a B.S. in Biology. During college, I tutored several fellow students in science and math. After graduating, I volunteered with AmeriCorps as a Health Educator for K-12 students. I went back to school to get my Masters of Arts in Teaching for Biology from... See Sadie's full profile

Arnold F. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Arnold F.
65/hour

New York City, NY

20 Yrs. Teaching History. Be prepared for the Regents or AP Exam!

Learn with a certified and experienced (20+ years) teacher of US, Global, European history, Government, Political Science and English. Whether you're having trouble writing a report, passing exams or getting a decent grade I can help. I am particularly experienced preparing you for exams such as the SAT, AP, IB, ACT... See Arnold's full profile

65/hour
4.8 (149)
602 hours tutoring
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Learn with a certified and experienced (20+ years) teacher of US, Global, European history, Government, Political Science and English. Whether you're having trouble writing a report, passing exams or getting a decent grade I can help. I am particularly experienced preparing you for exams such as the SAT, AP, IB, ACT... See Arnold's full profile

Lawrence Y. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lawrence Y.
70/hour

New York City, NY

NYU & Stuyvesant High School Alumni (SAT, ACT, ELA, Math Tutor)

On the September 2016 ACT exam, I scored a 34 on the ACT English portion. On the October 2015 SAT exam, I scored a 660 on the SAT Writing portion. We will utilize the best test-taking strategies to tackle this difficult section of the SAT exam. See Lawrence's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (76)
10 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 396 hours
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On the September 2016 ACT exam, I scored a 34 on the ACT English portion. On the October 2015 SAT exam, I scored a 660 on the SAT Writing portion. We will utilize the best test-taking strategies to tackle this difficult section of the SAT exam. See Lawrence's full profile

Howard S. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Howard S.
75/hour

New York City, NY

The Sage, a smooth sharer of SAT writing expertise

You want to do well on the SAT essay. Of course, you do. You want more than that, though. You also hope to gain some lifetime writing skills. Study with me and you will. How? . You will understand thoroughly what makes a writing appealing and vital. . You will know how to manage essay structure and writing time use. .... See Howard's full profile

75/hour
4.4 (19)
47 hours tutoring
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You want to do well on the SAT essay. Of course, you do. You want more than that, though. You also hope to gain some lifetime writing skills. Study with me and you will. How? . You will understand thoroughly what makes a writing appealing and vital. . You will know how to manage essay structure and writing time use. .... See Howard's full profile

Michael C. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael C.
80/hour

New York City, NY

Standardized Test Prep Instructor - 8000+ hours of experience

The SAT Writing section requires a balance of test taking strategies, many of them closely related to those applied to the Reading section, and a strong background in grammar fundamentals. 70% of the questions in this section are grammar related. That's the bad news. The good news: only about 30 rules are... See Michael's full profile

80/hour
4.6 (7)
140 hours tutoring
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The SAT Writing section requires a balance of test taking strategies, many of them closely related to those applied to the Reading section, and a strong background in grammar fundamentals. 70% of the questions in this section are grammar related. That's the bad news. The good news: only about 30 rules are... See Michael's full profile

Daniel M. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Daniel M.
95/hour

New York City, NY

English, Writing, History, Science, Speaking and Drama

I specialize in English, Writing and History (American, European, and World History), and enjoy working with students on day to day assignments as well as larger research papers and test preparation. I have over eight years of experience working with grade school, high school, and college age students. I am very skilled... See Daniel's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (64)
1 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 95 hours
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I specialize in English, Writing and History (American, European, and World History), and enjoy working with students on day to day assignments as well as larger research papers and test preparation. I have over eight years of experience working with grade school, high school, and college age students. I am very skilled... See Daniel's full profile

David L. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
David L.
100/hour

New York City, NY

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

I have also helped college students, graduate students, and entrance exams for every academic level. Yale graduate 2002 SAT 800 Verbal, 800 Math 1998 National Merit Scholarship Winner SAT Reading, Writing, Language, and Essay ACT English, Reading, and and Essay AP English Literature and AP... See David's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (10)
13 hours tutoring
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I have also helped college students, graduate students, and entrance exams for every academic level. Yale graduate 2002 SAT 800 Verbal, 800 Math 1998 National Merit Scholarship Winner SAT Reading, Writing, Language, and Essay ACT English, Reading, and and Essay AP English Literature and AP... See David's full profile

Brad L. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brad L.
150/hour

New York City, NY

Veteran SAT Tutor with 20+ Years of Teaching Experience

I scored in the 99th percentile of every section of the SAT, including the Writing section. See Brad's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (2417)
222 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 7,679 hours
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I scored in the 99th percentile of every section of the SAT, including the Writing section. See Brad's full profile

Daniel H. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Daniel H.
185/hour

New York City, NY

Harvard & Law School Graduate - Master Tutor for Tests/Academics

I am an SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, SHSAT, LSAT, GMAT, and GRE expert and have tutored hundreds of students for a myriad of other standardized tests and academic subjects. My students have consistently achieved results at the apex of the learning and test curve, winning admission to highly competitive academic programs at... See Daniel's full profile

185/hour
4.8 (55)
591 hours tutoring
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I am an SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, SHSAT, LSAT, GMAT, and GRE expert and have tutored hundreds of students for a myriad of other standardized tests and academic subjects. My students have consistently achieved results at the apex of the learning and test curve, winning admission to highly competitive academic programs at... See Daniel's full profile

Olivia D. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Olivia D.
200/hour

New York City, NY

Award-Winning Harvard Writer for SAT Writing

I achieved a perfect score in SAT writing and have consistently helped my students consistently improve in SAT writing. See Olivia's full profile

200/hour
5.0 (8)
6 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 83 hours
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I achieved a perfect score in SAT writing and have consistently helped my students consistently improve in SAT writing. See Olivia's full profile

Luka K. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Luka K.
200/hour

New York City, NY

Patient and Knowledgeable Ivy League Science Tutor

I am a Cornell & Columbia University educated science tutor. I have a BA in Neurobiology and am now pursuing a Medical Doctorate at Columbia. My research background is Pharmacology and Molecular Medicine. My love for teaching has been with me ever since grade school. I am patient and tutoring feels natural to me.... See Luka's full profile

200/hour
5.0 (14)
2 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 57 hours
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I am a Cornell & Columbia University educated science tutor. I have a BA in Neurobiology and am now pursuing a Medical Doctorate at Columbia. My research background is Pharmacology and Molecular Medicine. My love for teaching has been with me ever since grade school. I am patient and tutoring feels natural to me.... See Luka's full profile

Kevin C. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kevin C.
225/hour

New York City, NY

Yale Grad: GMAT, GRE, SAT, ACT, Math, Test Expert (20 yrs. exp)

My name is Kevin and I bring two decades of experience teaching professionally for test prep companies and tutoring one-on-one. I graduated from Yale University with a degree in Economics and Mathematics. While I teach all sections of many standardized tests, such as the SAT and ACT, I bring specific expertise to the... See Kevin's full profile

225/hour
5.0 (54)
63 hours tutoring
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My name is Kevin and I bring two decades of experience teaching professionally for test prep companies and tutoring one-on-one. I graduated from Yale University with a degree in Economics and Mathematics. While I teach all sections of many standardized tests, such as the SAT and ACT, I bring specific expertise to the... See Kevin's full profile

Ari F. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ari F.
225/hour

New York City, NY

Expert SAT/ACT Test Prep Offered By Ivy Tutor | 9 Yrs Exp.

Some students are naturally able to identify problematic phrases, but for most, they must learn the specific techniques for the Writing Section. More than any other SAT section, the SAT Writing Section is the most learnable and the easiest to improve. See Ari's full profile

225/hour
5.0 (418)
67 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 1,287 hours
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Some students are naturally able to identify problematic phrases, but for most, they must learn the specific techniques for the Writing Section. More than any other SAT section, the SAT Writing Section is the most learnable and the easiest to improve. See Ari's full profile

Alex S. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex S.
300/hour

New York City, NY

5-Star Ivy League Tutor: SAT/ACT/GRE/Math/Science/Writing

*Currently accepting new students* Hello and welcome! In my 20+ years as an tutor I've worked with countless students on test prep, academic support, writing, and college application coaching. My students range in age from 10 to 60 and come from diverse backgrounds. And thanks to modern technology, I can work with... See Alex's full profile

300/hour
5.0 (68)
205 hours tutoring
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*Currently accepting new students* Hello and welcome! In my 20+ years as an tutor I've worked with countless students on test prep, academic support, writing, and college application coaching. My students range in age from 10 to 60 and come from diverse backgrounds. And thanks to modern technology, I can work with... See Alex's full profile

Olya T. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Olya T.
350/hour

New York City, NY

High Level SAT Writing Tutor

I can help you do well (and raise your score) on SAT Writing by helping you master the concepts this portion of the test is based on. As a college teacher of writing, and a professional writer and editor, I can clearly explain the grammar and usage points that you will be tested on and so help you ace this portion... See Olya's full profile

350/hour
5.0 (1111)
44 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 2,111 hours
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I can help you do well (and raise your score) on SAT Writing by helping you master the concepts this portion of the test is based on. As a college teacher of writing, and a professional writer and editor, I can clearly explain the grammar and usage points that you will be tested on and so help you ace this portion... See Olya's full profile

Nathan C. New York City, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nathan C.
375/hour

New York City, NY

99th percentile LSAT tutor - guaranteed results

I've helped countless clients (in the hundreds) raise their LSAT scores and get into the law schools of their dreams (Ivy Leagues, T14, you name it). My method is all about simplifying the LSAT, and many of my students improve by 3-5 points after just 1 lesson. During our first lesson, I'll give you a customized study... See Nathan's full profile

375/hour
5.0 (389)
5 hours tutoring SAT Writing out of 1,469 hours
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I've helped countless clients (in the hundreds) raise their LSAT scores and get into the law schools of their dreams (Ivy Leagues, T14, you name it). My method is all about simplifying the LSAT, and many of my students improve by 3-5 points after just 1 lesson. During our first lesson, I'll give you a customized study... See Nathan's full profile

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