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The Best Proofreading Tutors in New York

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Ian D.
45/hour

Delmar, NY

Flexible, Multi-Subject Tutor

Hello! My name is Ian. I graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor's Degree in International Affairs. Since then, I switched careers and now work as a paramedic, which I have been doing for about 8 years. I am also a veteran, and... read more

45/hour
5.0 (212)
1 hours tutoring Proofreading out of 469 hours
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Hello! My name is Ian. I graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor's Degree in International Affairs. Since then, I switched careers and now work as a paramedic, which I have been doing for about 8 years. I am also a veteran, and... read more

Alexandra W.
60/hour

Ridgewood, NY

Experienced High School Teacher and Tutor in Social Studies

Hi, my name is Alexandra. I am in my fourth year full time teaching Social Studies (U.S. History, Economics, and Law and Modern Politics) to 11th and 12th grade students. I have my Master's degree in Adolescent Education from Adelphi University... read more

60/hour
5.0 (188)
18 hours tutoring Proofreading out of 373 hours
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Hi, my name is Alexandra. I am in my fourth year full time teaching Social Studies (U.S. History, Economics, and Law and Modern Politics) to 11th and 12th grade students. I have my Master's degree in Adolescent Education from Adelphi University... read more

Miles H.
125/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Friendly, award-winning Harvard grad: essays, proofreads, all writing

After four years at Harvard, I moved to New York City, where I play write and make music. My specialties: Essay editing/proofreading, creative writing, literature, history, test prep (SAT/ACT, ISEE/SSAT, AP) Looking forward... read more

125/hour
5.0 (241)
118 hours tutoring Proofreading out of 824 hours
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After four years at Harvard, I moved to New York City, where I play write and make music. My specialties: Essay editing/proofreading, creative writing, literature, history, test prep (SAT/ACT, ISEE/SSAT, AP) Looking forward... read more

Emily F.
59/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Georgetown Grad Offering Test Prep, Writing, and Math Tutoring

I'm currently based in Park Slope, Brooklyn, and I've been tutoring full time since the start of the pandemic. I started tutoring when I was 15, but I've come back to it again and again because I love learning and working with students. In... read more

59/hour
5.0 (57)
20 hours tutoring Proofreading out of 263 hours
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I'm currently based in Park Slope, Brooklyn, and I've been tutoring full time since the start of the pandemic. I started tutoring when I was 15, but I've come back to it again and again because I love learning and working with students. In... read more

Mary R.
35/hour

Rego Park, NY

Expert Proofreader Undergraduate to Ph.D. Levels All Subjects

I currently teach English and Linguistics at two universities and am Senior Tutor in English Grammar, Rhetoric and Literature. I have professionally proofread for novelists and playwrights and currently ghost write and edit manuscripts. I... read more

35/hour
5.0 (11)
33 hours tutoring
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I currently teach English and Linguistics at two universities and am Senior Tutor in English Grammar, Rhetoric and Literature. I have professionally proofread for novelists and playwrights and currently ghost write and edit manuscripts. I... read more

Larissa C.
60/hour

White Plains, NY

Experienced Bilingual Elementary, High- School & College tutor

Hello everyone, I graduated from Barnard College, Columbia University in 2017. I was a Psychology major because I love helping others, understanding them and helping them understand the world around them. In college, I helped tutor my peers in... read more

60/hour
5.0 (832)
3,195 hours tutoring
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Hello everyone, I graduated from Barnard College, Columbia University in 2017. I was a Psychology major because I love helping others, understanding them and helping them understand the world around them. In college, I helped tutor my peers in... read more

Mary B.
60/hour

Mahopac, NY

Professional Author and Editor Who Can Help You Improve Your Writing

As an independent contractor, my clients include Highlights Magazine, the Cousteau Society, and Columbia University. Editing and proofreading are my specialties, and I am excessively patient with all ages. I earned and maintained a 4.0 GPA... read more

60/hour
4.9 (267)
1,200 hours tutoring
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As an independent contractor, my clients include Highlights Magazine, the Cousteau Society, and Columbia University. Editing and proofreading are my specialties, and I am excessively patient with all ages. I earned and maintained a 4.0 GPA... read more

Charlotte G.
55/hour

Forest Hills, NY

Proofreading/Editing, Fast and Accurate -- by a Pro!

I can proofread your essays and other materials quickly, and help you improve them greatly based on many years' experience tutoring, and writing and editing for major publishers. I’m patient, encouraging, and confidence-building.... read more

55/hour
5.0 (79)
189 hours tutoring
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I can proofread your essays and other materials quickly, and help you improve them greatly based on many years' experience tutoring, and writing and editing for major publishers. I’m patient, encouraging, and confidence-building.... read more

Jonathan F.
68/hour

Brooklyn, NY

English Professor with more than 10 years of proofreading experience!

Since 2007 I have worked with students of all kinds to review and revise their writing. I am here to help in the most efficient way possible, so send me a message and let's see how we can work together! read more

68/hour
5.0 (423)
11 hours tutoring Proofreading out of 1,631 hours
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Since 2007 I have worked with students of all kinds to review and revise their writing. I am here to help in the most efficient way possible, so send me a message and let's see how we can work together! read more

Joan S.
220/hour

New York, NY

MD/PhD candidate with 10+ yrs of tutoring and proofreading experience

I use tools such as track changes, conventional editing markup, and margin comments. I offer live proofreading or proofreading of a document you send me. I'm able to offer live proofreading or proofreading of... read more

220/hour
5.0 (42)
1 hours tutoring Proofreading out of 89 hours
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I use tools such as track changes, conventional editing markup, and margin comments. I offer live proofreading or proofreading of a document you send me. I'm able to offer live proofreading or proofreading of... read more

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