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Mikhaila B.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Writing Tutor for All Ages and Genres

I wish to help people strengthen their abilities in reading and writing to become more active participants of their lives. That includes working with sentence structures, essay formats, and audience communication, as well as spelling and... read more

40/hour
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I wish to help people strengthen their abilities in reading and writing to become more active participants of their lives. That includes working with sentence structures, essay formats, and audience communication, as well as spelling and... read more

Anne C.
40/hour

Portland, OR

Experienced Math/SAT/ACT Tutor Now Available Worldwide

I am happy to assist students with their writing skills. I enjoy assisting students with essay editing, college application essays, and term papers. I offer feedback on grammar, punctuation, and content. read more

40/hour
4.8 (275)
1,192 hours tutoring
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I am happy to assist students with their writing skills. I enjoy assisting students with essay editing, college application essays, and term papers. I offer feedback on grammar, punctuation, and content. read more

Ann R.
55/hour

Beaverton, OR

PhD in Literature & Performance, Published Author, Teacher for 20 Yrs.

...skills through my guided study of literature. They also enjoy their high marks. An IB English A Examiner for the Extended Essay and Paper 1 Commentary, I set high standards and show each person how to meet them through key revision practices.... read more

55/hour
4.9 (855)
2,791 hours tutoring
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...skills through my guided study of literature. They also enjoy their high marks. An IB English A Examiner for the Extended Essay and Paper 1 Commentary, I set high standards and show each person how to meet them through key revision practices.... read more

Len R.
65/hour

Portland, OR

Widely published editorialist teaches essay-writing

...Prize in Editorial Writing. I coach high school as well as college students in all forms of nonfiction: from the personal essay to thesis-level arguments. Separately, I engage adults on book-length memoir-writing projects. My process is simple: read more

65/hour
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...Prize in Editorial Writing. I coach high school as well as college students in all forms of nonfiction: from the personal essay to thesis-level arguments. Separately, I engage adults on book-length memoir-writing projects. My process is simple: read more

Henry H.
50/hour

Portland, OR

PhD in English, 40 years college teaching experience, 2 years tutoring

I have taught and tutored all aspects of English language and literature--grammar, essay writing, creative writing and literary criticism. I have worked successfully with students from the sixth grade through graduate school on both short... read more

50/hour
5.0 (214)
454 hours tutoring
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I have taught and tutored all aspects of English language and literature--grammar, essay writing, creative writing and literary criticism. I have worked successfully with students from the sixth grade through graduate school on both short... read more

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