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Alanna M.
65/hour

Phoenix, AZ

10+ Years Teaching English (Honors & AP)

I am also a reader for College Board. I have a BA in English. I can’t wait to help you enjoy English! Whether it’s proofreading creative writing, writing an essay or research, prepping for the ACT or SAT, or general ELA homework help, I am here to guide you through it. read more

65/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I am also a reader for College Board. I have a BA in English. I can’t wait to help you enjoy English! Whether it’s proofreading creative writing, writing an essay or research, prepping for the ACT or SAT, or general ELA homework help, I am here to guide you through it. read more

Joseph S.
50/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Focused Tutor in English<-->Russian (Novice to Advanced Levels)

I have taught writing at the high school and college level. As a lecturer at The Ohio State University I assigned and guided students through the process of composing 5-10 page analytical essays. As a research librarian at the University of Toronto, I taught patrons how to conduct research, compile and cite... read more

50/hour
5.0 (115)
560 hours tutoring
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I have taught writing at the high school and college level. As a lecturer at The Ohio State University I assigned and guided students through the process of composing 5-10 page analytical essays. As a research librarian at the University of Toronto, I taught patrons how to conduct research, compile and cite... read more

Gray G.
50/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Crystal-Clear Instruction and Scholastic Support

I've worked as a high school teacher and tutor for over fourteen years, and I have a proven track record of helping students achieve their academic goals. Whether you're totally lost in your classes, need help improving your ACT or SAT scores, or want assistance crafting an eye-catching essay, I'm... read more

50/hour
5.0 (411)
1,342 hours tutoring
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I've worked as a high school teacher and tutor for over fourteen years, and I have a proven track record of helping students achieve their academic goals. Whether you're totally lost in your classes, need help improving your ACT or SAT scores, or want assistance crafting an eye-catching essay, I'm... 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 (368)
1,305 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

Matthew L.
40/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

Science, Math

I am a graduate student of History at Arizona State University. I have experience as a history TA, grading historical essays on the basis of argumentation, grammar, lexicon and historical relevance. read more

40/hour
4.7 (35)
177 hours tutoring
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I am a graduate student of History at Arizona State University. I have experience as a history TA, grading historical essays on the basis of argumentation, grammar, lexicon and historical relevance. read more

Courtney D.
35/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Experienced Tutor Specializing in ESL and Writing/Proofreading Support

My passion is supporting students within all areas of the English discipline, whether they are learning English as a new language, engaging in literary analyses, or writing and proofreading essays. My goal is to help you build the skills you need to be successful in your academics, personal life, and beyond --... read more

35/hour
5.0 (3)
6 hours tutoring
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My passion is supporting students within all areas of the English discipline, whether they are learning English as a new language, engaging in literary analyses, or writing and proofreading essays. My goal is to help you build the skills you need to be successful in your academics, personal life, and beyond --... read more

Mary D.
40/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

English/Writing Tutor- Former University Professor

My Ph.D. is in English literature; however, I spent years teaching writing to undergraduates, as well as working with graduate students on their essays. read more

40/hour
1 hours tutoring
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My Ph.D. is in English literature; however, I spent years teaching writing to undergraduates, as well as working with graduate students on their essays. read more

Delaynie P.
35/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

Consistent, Fair, Flexible, and Honest History and English Tutor

Every challenge can be surpassed with time, effort and patience. Sometimes having someone available to talk through a lesson can help reinforce concepts. Having an extra pair of eyes to review that college essay. Please do not hesitate to reach out to me. read more

35/hour
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Every challenge can be surpassed with time, effort and patience. Sometimes having someone available to talk through a lesson can help reinforce concepts. Having an extra pair of eyes to review that college essay. Please do not hesitate to reach out to me. read more

Rob W.
45/hour

Phoenix, AZ

Experienced University Instructor That Understands Student Struggles

I spent countless hours outside the classroom tutoring and coaching my students, and will be your biggest supporter as well as your coach and tutor. I have read and graded countless essays over my career and have found that the same basic issues come up over and over again. Those are how to format APA, how to... read more

45/hour
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I spent countless hours outside the classroom tutoring and coaching my students, and will be your biggest supporter as well as your coach and tutor. I have read and graded countless essays over my career and have found that the same basic issues come up over and over again. Those are how to format APA, how to... read more

Sarah S.
35/hour

Near Phoenix, AZ

Tutor Focused on Tailored Student Learning

I have always received top scores on my writing samples, writing tests and assignments, as well as excelling in and winning awards for speech writing. Whether it's a high school research paper, an informative speech, a college admissions essay, or any other writing assignment, I will help to transform your... read more

35/hour
5.0 (51)
91 hours tutoring
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I have always received top scores on my writing samples, writing tests and assignments, as well as excelling in and winning awards for speech writing. Whether it's a high school research paper, an informative speech, a college admissions essay, or any other writing assignment, I will help to transform your... read more

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