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Alice L.

Enthusiastic and Supportive English/ Writing Tutor

Enthusiastic and Supportive English/ Writing Tutor

$80/hour

  • 66 hours tutoring

  • Brookfield, CT 06804

"Great tutor"

Courtney, 9 lessons with Alice

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About Alice


Bio

Tutoring high school and college students who want to improve their writing and reading comprehension skills in English is my specialty. I also work with high school juniors and seniors on all aspects of the college-essay writing process. With more than ten years' experience in tutoring, I know how to motivate and support students, while also achieving results. I genuinely love working with my students and easily connect with them.

The importance of good reading and writing skills cannot be...

Tutoring high school and college students who want to improve their writing and reading comprehension skills in English is my specialty. I also work with high school juniors and seniors on all aspects of the college-essay writing process. With more than ten years' experience in tutoring, I know how to motivate and support students, while also achieving results. I genuinely love working with my students and easily connect with them.

The importance of good reading and writing skills cannot be overestimated. They are essential tools for English and for many other academic subjects as well. My goal is not only to help students become more proficient and confident writers, but to also make writing less stressful and more enjoyable. I focus on their proficiency in comprehension as well: Understanding character analysis, theme and plot is another essential tool.

One final thought: Becoming a good writer transcends academics. When students achieve this skill, it helps them succeed in the business world as well. I look forward to working with your son or daughter!

Best,

Alice


Education

Union College
undergrad

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $80
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 10 miles of Brookfield, CT 06804
  • Lesson cancellation: 24 hours notice required
  • Background check passed on 8/5/2014

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Corporate Training

Proofreading,

Proofreading

I've had extensive experience helping students craft excellent college essays that highlight their uniqueness to college admission committees. As a writer and editor, I have strong skills in grammar and writing and have helped many students improve their grades in English. The success my students have achieved has also helped them improve in other high school and college courses. Writing is such an important skill in both academics and business, and I am passionate about helping my students become effective writers.
Grammar

Elementary Education

Grammar, Vocabulary

English

English,

English

A fundamental part of English is understanding and interpreting reading materials. The other element is having good writing skills and an understanding of grammar and syntax. I work with students to help them improve these skills and also work on organizational and preparation skills. Once they develop these skills, the assignments in English class are no longer insurmountable. They can be successful readers, writers and discussion participants in class.
Proofreading,

Proofreading

I've had extensive experience helping students craft excellent college essays that highlight their uniqueness to college admission committees. As a writer and editor, I have strong skills in grammar and writing and have helped many students improve their grades in English. The success my students have achieved has also helped them improve in other high school and college courses. Writing is such an important skill in both academics and business, and I am passionate about helping my students become effective writers.
Writing,

Writing

I love helping students with writing; working with high school juniors and seniors on their college application essays gives me the opportunity to share their positive results. Writing is one of the most important skills for college and the business world, and I want my students to master these skills. I work with students on improving their grammar and syntax skills, as well as their abilities to express ideas cohesively and convincingly. Becoming a confident writer is the goal we work toward together.
Grammar, Literature, Vocabulary

Homeschool

English,

English

A fundamental part of English is understanding and interpreting reading materials. The other element is having good writing skills and an understanding of grammar and syntax. I work with students to help them improve these skills and also work on organizational and preparation skills. Once they develop these skills, the assignments in English class are no longer insurmountable. They can be successful readers, writers and discussion participants in class.
Writing

Writing

I love helping students with writing; working with high school juniors and seniors on their college application essays gives me the opportunity to share their positive results. Writing is one of the most important skills for college and the business world, and I want my students to master these skills. I work with students on improving their grammar and syntax skills, as well as their abilities to express ideas cohesively and convincingly. Becoming a confident writer is the goal we work toward together.

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English,

English

A fundamental part of English is understanding and interpreting reading materials. The other element is having good writing skills and an understanding of grammar and syntax. I work with students to help them improve these skills and also work on organizational and preparation skills. Once they develop these skills, the assignments in English class are no longer insurmountable. They can be successful readers, writers and discussion participants in class.
Writing

Writing

I love helping students with writing; working with high school juniors and seniors on their college application essays gives me the opportunity to share their positive results. Writing is one of the most important skills for college and the business world, and I want my students to master these skills. I work with students on improving their grammar and syntax skills, as well as their abilities to express ideas cohesively and convincingly. Becoming a confident writer is the goal we work toward together.

Summer

Writing

Writing

I love helping students with writing; working with high school juniors and seniors on their college application essays gives me the opportunity to share their positive results. Writing is one of the most important skills for college and the business world, and I want my students to master these skills. I work with students on improving their grammar and syntax skills, as well as their abilities to express ideas cohesively and convincingly. Becoming a confident writer is the goal we work toward together.

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Excellent tutor

Alice and I worked on a few college essays. She is an extremely good writer and made my essays the best that it can be. She is very thorough in her teaching and wants me to do the work by myself. She has great ideas to modify my essays. It is very obvious she is well-experienced in college essays. She also gave me tips to improve my writing in general, which she did not need to do. The only reason I chose to do a few sessions with Alice was the tutor fee, which I was not able to afford. I will strongly recommend anyone who is in need for college essay help, especially the common app essay.

Justin, 6 lessons with Alice

$80/hour

Alice L.

$80/hour

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