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The Best essay Tutors in Poughkeepsie, NY

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Dana E.
35/hour

Near Poughkeepsie, NY

Currently working as a Writing Tutor for City University of New York

In my current role I help students improve their ability to write: essays, research papers, theses, and conduct research and annotate on the college level; critically analyze poetry, works of prose, and scholarly sources, while using APA, MLA, and CMS formatting. I also attend monthly professional development... read more

35/hour
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In my current role I help students improve their ability to write: essays, research papers, theses, and conduct research and annotate on the college level; critically analyze poetry, works of prose, and scholarly sources, while using APA, MLA, and CMS formatting. I also attend monthly professional development... read more

Jennifer W.
50/hour

Near Poughkeepsie, NY

Well-rounded English and Verbal SAT/ACT Tutor and Published Writer

Having had taught 12th Grade English for several years, I am well-versed on the entrance requirements for college, specifically the college essay, ACT and SAT Exams, along with study skills necessary for success. As part of my 12th grade English College Unit, which included interviewing and resume construction... read more

50/hour
4.7 (75)
166 hours tutoring
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Having had taught 12th Grade English for several years, I am well-versed on the entrance requirements for college, specifically the college essay, ACT and SAT Exams, along with study skills necessary for success. As part of my 12th grade English College Unit, which included interviewing and resume construction... read more

Sarah H.
40/hour

Near Poughkeepsie, NY

Professional Experienced Tutor Specializing in SAT/ACT Preparation

I review basic grammar skills with my students and discuss with them the type of errors that typically appear on the ACT. I also prepare them for the essay portion of the exam by discussing the steps they should take in writing the essay - brainstorming, taking a position, and supporting that position. read more

40/hour
4.9 (332)
816 hours tutoring
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I review basic grammar skills with my students and discuss with them the type of errors that typically appear on the ACT. I also prepare them for the essay portion of the exam by discussing the steps they should take in writing the essay - brainstorming, taking a position, and supporting that position. read more

Eric C.
50/hour

Near Poughkeepsie, NY

Linguist with knowledge in many areas!

My specialty is linguistics, but I also have a background (B.A.) in sociology from Bowdoin College, and my dissertation research has given me a specialty in gender studies. I also have experience working as an editor for a nonprofit organization, and I have worked with students in writing exceptional essays and... read more

50/hour
5.0 (18)
96 hours tutoring
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My specialty is linguistics, but I also have a background (B.A.) in sociology from Bowdoin College, and my dissertation research has given me a specialty in gender studies. I also have experience working as an editor for a nonprofit organization, and I have worked with students in writing exceptional essays and... read more

Joclyn W.
25/hour

Near Poughkeepsie, NY

Witty and Creative History and Writing Tutor

...question. I help students improve the Regents essay by having them talk to me out loud about shared themes between topics and eras in history and then writing down their discussion to help improve their ability to make informed comparisons and arguments in the thematic essay and DBQ essay.... read more

25/hour
4.9 (57)
201 hours tutoring
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...question. I help students improve the Regents essay by having them talk to me out loud about shared themes between topics and eras in history and then writing down their discussion to help improve their ability to make informed comparisons and arguments in the thematic essay and DBQ essay.... read more

Christopher A.
50/hour

Poughkeepsie, NY

Social Studies Tutor

I graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a MAT in Secondary Social Studies Education. I have experience in: -US History -AP Macroeconomics -Psychology -Contemporary Issues -SAT prep -Additionally, I can help with essay writing If you have any questions please don't hesitate to get in contact with... read more

50/hour
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I graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a MAT in Secondary Social Studies Education. I have experience in: -US History -AP Macroeconomics -Psychology -Contemporary Issues -SAT prep -Additionally, I can help with essay writing If you have any questions please don't hesitate to get in contact with... read more

Mario C.
40/hour

Near Poughkeepsie, NY

Science/Biology Tutor - You can do it!

The easiest way to beat a tough subject and pass a test is to simply understanding the basic concept and build from that foundation so that you (the student) don't have to simply memorize endless lists of facts or formulas. No more worrying about essay questions and long answers. It's easier to test prep... read more

40/hour
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The easiest way to beat a tough subject and pass a test is to simply understanding the basic concept and build from that foundation so that you (the student) don't have to simply memorize endless lists of facts or formulas. No more worrying about essay questions and long answers. It's easier to test prep... read more

Steven F.
40/hour

Near Poughkeepsie, NY

Writing Tutor with Editing Background

I earned a Bachelor's of Arts in Writing from Ithaca College, and I am currently enrolled in a Master's of Education program, working towards my ultimate goal of becoming a high school English teacher. Writing is hard work! I can help give you some guidance on how to improve your essay, application,... read more

40/hour
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I earned a Bachelor's of Arts in Writing from Ithaca College, and I am currently enrolled in a Master's of Education program, working towards my ultimate goal of becoming a high school English teacher. Writing is hard work! I can help give you some guidance on how to improve your essay, application,... read more

Meredith C.
40/hour

Poughkeepsie, NY

Honors English student available for writing tutoring

I am excited that you found me! Ever since I was a child I have had a strong passion for and equally strong skills in writing. I wrote my first book when I was 12 years old, I had an essay submitted to the United States president as a demonstration of excellence in English and grammar when I was in the eighth... read more

40/hour
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I am excited that you found me! Ever since I was a child I have had a strong passion for and equally strong skills in writing. I wrote my first book when I was 12 years old, I had an essay submitted to the United States president as a demonstration of excellence in English and grammar when I was in the eighth... read more

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