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The Best essay Tutors in Pleasant Hill, CA

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John T.
35/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Let a retired English professor edit and proofread your document!

Academic documents that I edit: essays and personal statements (for applications to colleges, universities, and professional schools), CVs, honors and master's theses (all subjects), conference presentations, journal articles, dissertations, and book manuscripts (in the humanities and social sciences). Other... read more

35/hour
4.5 (27)
125 hours tutoring
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Academic documents that I edit: essays and personal statements (for applications to colleges, universities, and professional schools), CVs, honors and master's theses (all subjects), conference presentations, journal articles, dissertations, and book manuscripts (in the humanities and social sciences). Other... read more

Michael S.
45/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Experienced English teacher of 16 years. B.A. and M.A. in English

Specific areas I can help: - ACT English and Reading - SAT Writing & Language and Reading - AP English Language: Rhetorical Analysis, Synthesis Essay, or multiple-choice - AP English Literature: essays or multiple-choice - Any English class assignments - Vocabulary and grammar - Essay... read more

45/hour
5.0 (13)
42 hours tutoring
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Specific areas I can help: - ACT English and Reading - SAT Writing & Language and Reading - AP English Language: Rhetorical Analysis, Synthesis Essay, or multiple-choice - AP English Literature: essays or multiple-choice - Any English class assignments - Vocabulary and grammar - Essay... read more

Maia R.
95/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Berkeley PhD Helps Improve Writing, Reading, and Test Performance

...professions. Prioritizing goal-oriented learning, I highly welcome students interested in test-prep. (ACT, SAT, GRE, etc.) to also work with me on essay writing for admissions essays, personal statements, and scholarship applications to ensure the most well-rounded application possible. My background in Deduction and Logic ... read more

95/hour
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...professions. Prioritizing goal-oriented learning, I highly welcome students interested in test-prep. (ACT, SAT, GRE, etc.) to also work with me on essay writing for admissions essays, personal statements, and scholarship applications to ensure the most well-rounded application possible. My background in Deduction and Logic ... read more

Marie K.
199/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Ivy League Graduate with Years of College Counseling Experience

I have worked as a College Consultant both freelance and for Ivy League Prep companies for the last 4 years. I have experience guiding all parts of the application process - from school choice to essay editing and test prep. I am eager to start working with you anytime in the college process - it's never to... read more

199/hour
5.0 (74)
121 hours tutoring
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I have worked as a College Consultant both freelance and for Ivy League Prep companies for the last 4 years. I have experience guiding all parts of the application process - from school choice to essay editing and test prep. I am eager to start working with you anytime in the college process - it's never to... read more

Jeanie L.
150/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Academic Tutor Extraordinaire

I teach writing all the time, and understand what colleges and universities are looking for in application essays. In addition, before I became a tutor, I worked as a copy editor for places like Dolby Laboratories--so I am very good at editing essays (for grammar, length, relevance, and more). In short, I... read more

150/hour
4.9 (254)
903 hours tutoring
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I teach writing all the time, and understand what colleges and universities are looking for in application essays. In addition, before I became a tutor, I worked as a copy editor for places like Dolby Laboratories--so I am very good at editing essays (for grammar, length, relevance, and more). In short, I... read more

Darren H.
199/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Perfect Scores: SAT 1600, ACT 36, GRE Quant 170, Chemistry/MathL2 800

I've treasured those words, not only because of the honest feedback, but also because the student was a Chinese immigrant who felt comfortable enough to speak his mind to his teacher. Students who think independently really shine when they write their college application essays and interview for jobs, and... read more

199/hour
5.0 (77)
324 hours tutoring
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I've treasured those words, not only because of the honest feedback, but also because the student was a Chinese immigrant who felt comfortable enough to speak his mind to his teacher. Students who think independently really shine when they write their college application essays and interview for jobs, and... read more

Richard A.
130/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

A Seasoned English Tutor who Received Perfect AP English Exam Scores

I received a perfect score of "5" on both the AP English Language and Literature exams. Essay writing is a key expertise of mine -- I help students from the initial phases of brainstorming and outlining through the revising of essay drafts. I help students craft well-written, powerful... read more

130/hour
5.0 (454)
1,497 hours tutoring
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I received a perfect score of "5" on both the AP English Language and Literature exams. Essay writing is a key expertise of mine -- I help students from the initial phases of brainstorming and outlining through the revising of essay drafts. I help students craft well-written, powerful... read more

RD H.
50/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Credentialed English Teacher

GED study is very similar to California Basic Education Skills Test and requires the same working knowledge of math, reading, comprehension and essay writing. First, it is important to understand what the prompt is requiring the test-taker to answer, then peruse the parts of the question, whether in math,... read more

50/hour
4.8 (93)
302 hours tutoring
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GED study is very similar to California Basic Education Skills Test and requires the same working knowledge of math, reading, comprehension and essay writing. First, it is important to understand what the prompt is requiring the test-taker to answer, then peruse the parts of the question, whether in math,... read more

Jennabeth W.
55/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Expertise: editing/proofreading, academic writing coach, APA citing

Together we would assess previous written assignments and analyze what the problems are having. Rewriting exercises using previous essays can help in recognizing and correcting mistakes. This practice would be applied and developed as a new skill for current and future writing. read more

55/hour
4.9 (10)
49 hours tutoring
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Together we would assess previous written assignments and analyze what the problems are having. Rewriting exercises using previous essays can help in recognizing and correcting mistakes. This practice would be applied and developed as a new skill for current and future writing. read more

Inessa L.
80/hour

Near Pleasant Hill, CA

Compassionate and Dedicated Writing and Admissions Tutor

I currently work as a graduate student advisor at UC Berkeley's School of Information where I continue to pursue my passion for teaching by conducting a Writing Workshop for incoming Master's students. I teach the basics of critical reading, essay and paragraph structure, and citation. I also have... read more

80/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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I currently work as a graduate student advisor at UC Berkeley's School of Information where I continue to pursue my passion for teaching by conducting a Writing Workshop for incoming Master's students. I teach the basics of critical reading, essay and paragraph structure, and citation. I also have... read more

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