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The Best essay Tutors in Phoenix, AZ

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Mary S.
25/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

Affordable Tutor for Latin, Greek, German, English, Math

My lessons include the six traits commonly used by schools to evaluate student writing, namely ideas, organization, voice, word choice, sentence fluency, and conventions. For high school students I show how to write a five-paragraph essay, and teach the different types of writing – narrative, descriptive,... read more

25/hour
5.0 (1192)
2,740 hours tutoring
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My lessons include the six traits commonly used by schools to evaluate student writing, namely ideas, organization, voice, word choice, sentence fluency, and conventions. For high school students I show how to write a five-paragraph essay, and teach the different types of writing – narrative, descriptive,... read more

Allison N.
30/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Current High School Teacher/Elementary and Middle Experience

I have ten years of experience teaching English in 5th - 12th grades in Arizona and California and seven years of experience in teaching other general education subjects. I have taught ACT preparation classes and several before and after school tutoring sessions. I proofread many college essays for my seniors... read more

30/hour
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I have ten years of experience teaching English in 5th - 12th grades in Arizona and California and seven years of experience in teaching other general education subjects. I have taught ACT preparation classes and several before and after school tutoring sessions. I proofread many college essays for my seniors... read more

Ellen F.
30/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

Passionate & Patient English Tutor Specializing in Reading Skills

While an Associate Director at Score At the Top, I helped students prepare for the AP Literature course. I also worked with students and provided guidance with writing any essays or papers for this course. read more

30/hour
4.9 (404)
1,519 hours tutoring
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While an Associate Director at Score At the Top, I helped students prepare for the AP Literature course. I also worked with students and provided guidance with writing any essays or papers for this course. read more

Wesley W.
40/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

Experienced High School and College Tutor Specializing in English

What inspired me to be a tutor is my experiences working as a teaching assistant in various Film Studies courses, where I worked with college undergrads to help improve their essay writing. It always moved and inspired me to see my students improve their writing skills after feedback I provided. I believe in... read more

40/hour
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What inspired me to be a tutor is my experiences working as a teaching assistant in various Film Studies courses, where I worked with college undergrads to help improve their essay writing. It always moved and inspired me to see my students improve their writing skills after feedback I provided. I believe in... read more

Melissa M.
35/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

Experienced Homeschooling Tutor

I have helped my children and others learn to read and write, beginning at the elementary level, taking them through high school rhetoric studies and college entrance. I have even helped them edit some of their college essays. I will meet your child where they are at, building on language skills incrementally. I... read more

35/hour
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I have helped my children and others learn to read and write, beginning at the elementary level, taking them through high school rhetoric studies and college entrance. I have even helped them edit some of their college essays. I will meet your child where they are at, building on language skills incrementally. I... read more

Brad V.
35/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Professional Scientist and English Tutor

Besides having both an undergraduate and graduate degree in geology, I also hold a B.A. in English. Many of my students seek help with their English composition and essay writing skills. My experience includes corporate training and employee writing skill development, as well as one-on-one lessons. read more

35/hour
5.0 (5)
17 hours tutoring
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Besides having both an undergraduate and graduate degree in geology, I also hold a B.A. in English. Many of my students seek help with their English composition and essay writing skills. My experience includes corporate training and employee writing skill development, as well as one-on-one lessons. read more

Lydia T.
38/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

5 Years + Language Teaching Experience, Kids and Adults

For my last year, I worked as an ALT at an Elementary school. I have a TEFL certificate. AP English: In High School, I excelled in my AP English classes, consistently received a score of 7 or above on my practice essays, got 5s on both the AP Lang and AP Lit tests, and got above 700 on each test section in the... read more

38/hour
5.0 (148)
314 hours tutoring
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For my last year, I worked as an ALT at an Elementary school. I have a TEFL certificate. AP English: In High School, I excelled in my AP English classes, consistently received a score of 7 or above on my practice essays, got 5s on both the AP Lang and AP Lit tests, and got above 700 on each test section in the... read more

Anna C.
268/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

SAT/ACT Prep Expert. 6+ Years Experience. 99th Percentile Scorers

I worked as a professional SAT/ACT and Elementary Tutor for Huntington Learning Center before joining Wyzant's platform. I have also guided students though the college admissions process. I have helped many of them improve their personal statements and application essays to reflect their stunning talent... read more

268/hour
5.0 (687)
1,909 hours tutoring
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I worked as a professional SAT/ACT and Elementary Tutor for Huntington Learning Center before joining Wyzant's platform. I have also guided students though the college admissions process. I have helped many of them improve their personal statements and application essays to reflect their stunning talent... read more

Jeri S.
65/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

PhD Student - Can Help With SPSS and Writing/Proofreading

Developmental Psychology Ph.D. student with a passion for research and writing. Eager to help high school and/or college students succeed in their essay writing! I am also available for college and graduate school application preparation help (e.g., essay writing, statement preparation). Lastly, I am... read more

65/hour
4.9 (10)
15 hours tutoring
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Developmental Psychology Ph.D. student with a passion for research and writing. Eager to help high school and/or college students succeed in their essay writing! I am also available for college and graduate school application preparation help (e.g., essay writing, statement preparation). Lastly, I am... read more

Jeramy M.
40/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

English Expert - Reading Comp., Essay Editing, & Writing Services

I am available to assist students in middle school, high school, and college with reading comprehension, editing, and writing. I am willing to review essays, edit essays, and write essays, as needed. I gladly welcome any suggestions parents offer, and I can use any lesson plans or guides that a... read more

40/hour
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I am available to assist students in middle school, high school, and college with reading comprehension, editing, and writing. I am willing to review essays, edit essays, and write essays, as needed. I gladly welcome any suggestions parents offer, and I can use any lesson plans or guides that a... read more

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