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The Best college essay Tutors in Sarasota, FL

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Melanie M.
45/hour

Sarasota, FL

College Prep Writing...and Reading! ESL.

You can do this! All you need is a friendly coach who is fun to work with and knows exactly what the academics expect. I can break it down for you. I taught the required Composition 1 at a local college. What's more, I served on the writing placement committee. That means I helped decide which students wrote well enough... read more

45/hour
5.0 (103)
255 hours tutoring
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You can do this! All you need is a friendly coach who is fun to work with and knows exactly what the academics expect. I can break it down for you. I taught the required Composition 1 at a local college. What's more, I served on the writing placement committee. That means I helped decide which students wrote well enough... read more

Ryan J.
40/hour

Near Sarasota, FL

Ryan: Harvard Student Specializing in Math, History, Physics, English

... Century. English (and College Application):: AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, Essay Editor (for any subject), College Essay Editor and Reviewer, College Application Help. SAT and ACT:: Received a 1550 on the SAT and a 35 on the ACT. I tutor each section of both exams, and I tutor... read more

40/hour
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... Century. English (and College Application):: AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, Essay Editor (for any subject), College Essay Editor and Reviewer, College Application Help. SAT and ACT:: Received a 1550 on the SAT and a 35 on the ACT. I tutor each section of both exams, and I tutor... read more

Jill M.
55/hour

Near Sarasota, FL

College Essay Tutor 7+ years of experience

As part of my service experience I have sat on numerous admission committees for colleges and university-led programs. I have over ten years of experience helping students with undergraduate (including B.S./M.D programs) and graduate applications, and I know what colleges are looking for when they read application... read more

55/hour
4.9 (448)
2,147 hours tutoring
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As part of my service experience I have sat on numerous admission committees for colleges and university-led programs. I have over ten years of experience helping students with undergraduate (including B.S./M.D programs) and graduate applications, and I know what colleges are looking for when they read application... read more

Debra G.
50/hour

Sarasota, FL

Experienced Working Educator

I am a certified teacher with experience teaching all levels of students including students with disabilities and who have English as a second language. I have worked with middle, high school, and college students to improve reading, comprehension, writing, literary analysis, and college admission essays. I... read more

50/hour
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I am a certified teacher with experience teaching all levels of students including students with disabilities and who have English as a second language. I have worked with middle, high school, and college students to improve reading, comprehension, writing, literary analysis, and college admission essays. I... read more

Stefanie B.
80/hour

Sarasota, FL

English and writing with some charisma

I'm also happy to help with more finite tasks such as improving a particular essay or helping with a homework assignment. I can help you with anything English or writing related, from history essays to college essays; reading strategies to creative writing. I've taught 20+ different English courses,... read more

80/hour
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I'm also happy to help with more finite tasks such as improving a particular essay or helping with a homework assignment. I can help you with anything English or writing related, from history essays to college essays; reading strategies to creative writing. I've taught 20+ different English courses,... read more

Judy M.
65/hour

Sarasota, FL

Seeking Understanding while Guiding Others

* Retired teacher of AP English Language and Composition. * Adjunct teacher at University level * ETS Reader for College Board essay exams * Masters and Ed. Specialist Degrees with Gifted and AP Certifications. read more

65/hour
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* Retired teacher of AP English Language and Composition. * Adjunct teacher at University level * ETS Reader for College Board essay exams * Masters and Ed. Specialist Degrees with Gifted and AP Certifications. read more

Thomas G.
50/hour

Near Sarasota, FL

Former High School English, Creative Writing Teacher

I scored a 740 on the verbal section of the SAT's and I have experience in being the Creative Writing teacher in a high school where part of the description was I was also to help anyone who requested it with their college essay's or the state writing test. Part of the tutoring I did in college was in... read more

50/hour
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I scored a 740 on the verbal section of the SAT's and I have experience in being the Creative Writing teacher in a high school where part of the description was I was also to help anyone who requested it with their college essay's or the state writing test. Part of the tutoring I did in college was in... read more

Eleanor W.
60/hour

Sarasota, FL

Ph.D. in English/History and AP/IB/SAT/ACT Tutor

Most recently, I have worked with students to increase their scores on the the ACT and SAT by teaching them tips and techniques to master both tests. I'm a published author, experienced technical writer, and my editorial skills help students with writing of all kinds, including college application... read more

60/hour
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Most recently, I have worked with students to increase their scores on the the ACT and SAT by teaching them tips and techniques to master both tests. I'm a published author, experienced technical writer, and my editorial skills help students with writing of all kinds, including college application... read more

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