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Jaime M.
60/hour

Experienced teacher

In fact, I currently tutor five elementary students on a weekly basis here on Wyzant's platform. I develop individualized lessons that are geared to hone reading and writing skills. read more

60/hour
5.0 (759)
340 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,326 hours
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In fact, I currently tutor five elementary students on a weekly basis here on Wyzant's platform. I develop individualized lessons that are geared to hone reading and writing skills. read more

Jesse S.
125/hour

Experienced and Engaging Educator--SAT Writing

Take your SAT Writing score into the 99th percentile! Working with me, you will achieve results and enjoy the process along the way. I have significant experience in teaching test preparation (SAT-Verbal MC and Essay, ACT-English and... read more

125/hour
5.0 (1386)
1,003 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,433 hours
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Take your SAT Writing score into the 99th percentile! Working with me, you will achieve results and enjoy the process along the way. I have significant experience in teaching test preparation (SAT-Verbal MC and Essay, ACT-English and... read more

Susan Y.
52/hour

Full Potential Tutoring in Reading, Writing, and SAT/ACT Prep.

After 17 years of teaching junior high and high school English in the Los Angeles area,, I have opted for the last eight years to do one-on-one tutoring instead. I find it very rewarding. I am amazed at how quickly a student progresses once his... read more

52/hour
5.0 (438)
476 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,350 hours
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After 17 years of teaching junior high and high school English in the Los Angeles area,, I have opted for the last eight years to do one-on-one tutoring instead. I find it very rewarding. I am amazed at how quickly a student progresses once his... read more

Phillip P.
275/hour

Award-winning PhD educator: English, reading, writing, ACT,(P)SAT

... the Farmington Observer and Detroit Free Press as their Most Influential Teacher Presentations: -"Improving Student Writing Proficiency through School Improvement Initiatives" at the Michigan Department of Education School Improvement Conference... read more

275/hour
5.0 (576)
1,037 hours tutoring Writing out of 1,705 hours
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... the Farmington Observer and Detroit Free Press as their Most Influential Teacher Presentations: -"Improving Student Writing Proficiency through School Improvement Initiatives" at the Michigan Department of Education School Improvement Conference... read more

Larisa W.
50/hour

Writing, Editing, Communication, Microsoft Office

My qualifications as a writer: Technical Writer Certificate, published fiction writer (2 novels, 10 short stories in magazines), and 20 years of experience in helping people improve their formal and informal writing, including: college... read more

50/hour
5.0 (80)
188 hours tutoring Writing out of 318 hours
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My qualifications as a writer: Technical Writer Certificate, published fiction writer (2 novels, 10 short stories in magazines), and 20 years of experience in helping people improve their formal and informal writing, including: college... read more

Isabelle A.
80/hour

Experienced Ph.D. Tutor in English Language Arts

I am an award-winning and published Ph.D. author with 12+ years of experience as a private tutor. I can help your child to overcome challenges in the following areas: reading, writing, critical reading comprehension, grammar,... read more

80/hour
5.0 (244)
250 hours tutoring Writing out of 553 hours
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I am an award-winning and published Ph.D. author with 12+ years of experience as a private tutor. I can help your child to overcome challenges in the following areas: reading, writing, critical reading comprehension, grammar,... read more

CHRISTINA T.
65/hour

Experienced Tutor in Writing K-12, College and Adult learners

I have over 1 year experience as a program coordinator and tutor helping children K-12 and adult and college prep students with phonics, vocabulary, grammar, reading and writing. read more

65/hour
5.0 (28)
13 hours tutoring Writing out of 93 hours
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I have over 1 year experience as a program coordinator and tutor helping children K-12 and adult and college prep students with phonics, vocabulary, grammar, reading and writing. read more

Nathan A.
150/hour

College Application Essay Coach

I've taught writing at the college level since 2005, and tutored writing since 2008. I can help at any stage of the writing process, from brainstorming a topic to proofreading and polishing a final draft. read more

150/hour
5.0 (260)
13 hours tutoring Writing out of 662 hours
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I've taught writing at the college level since 2005, and tutored writing since 2008. I can help at any stage of the writing process, from brainstorming a topic to proofreading and polishing a final draft. read more

John K.
79/hour

Efficient, Experienced SAT, TOEFL, ACT, GMAT, GRE Online Specialist

I also offer practical advice and technique for those who would like to write effectively in English in business, correspondence, and even creative writing. read more

79/hour
4.9 (1013)
157 hours tutoring Writing out of 3,507 hours
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I also offer practical advice and technique for those who would like to write effectively in English in business, correspondence, and even creative writing. read more

Tim C.
39/hour

Experienced K-12 Reading/Writing/SAT/ACT/TOEFL/IELTS,CBEST/ESL Teacher

Acquiring effective writing skills is a something that can be learned by paying attention to basic skills and organizing a composition according to the structure of the conventional essay. Vocabulary acquisition is also a prerequisite as... read more

39/hour
4.8 (1255)
4,221 hours tutoring Writing out of 7,736 hours
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Acquiring effective writing skills is a something that can be learned by paying attention to basic skills and organizing a composition according to the structure of the conventional essay. Vocabulary acquisition is also a prerequisite as... read more

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How would you define Writing in your own words?
Writing was meant to be a form of communication with others. But there are many types of writing, and students often get exposed to only one: the teaching kind. So when faced with writing something creative, or exciting, or interesting, they try to sound like a textbook. That's not good writing.... read more
Writing was meant to be a form of communication with others. But there are many types of writing, and students often get exposed to only one: the... read more
Mary M.

Mary M. answered • 05/14/18

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How would you define Writing in your own words?
Writing is a powerful tool to influence other people in a purposeful manner of your choosing in a form of expression that can last beyond your lifetime. When you learn to write clearly and concisely, you can most effectively use writing to achieve your goals. When you learn to write invoking... read more
Writing is a powerful tool to influence other people in a purposeful manner of your choosing in a form of expression that can last beyond your... read more
Answered • 03/19/18

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How would you define Writing in your own words?
Wriiting is the ability to put words on the page in a legible way. There is the physical act of doing this. It is learned in primary grades. But writing is also combining words to create your own text. It can either be fiction or non-fiction. Both require a basic knowledge of the writing process.... read more
Wriiting is the ability to put words on the page in a legible way. There is the physical act of doing this. It is learned in primary grades. But... read more
Barbara E.

Barbara E. answered • 03/20/18

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How would you define Writing in your own words?
There aren't many jobs out there where an applicant doesn't have to be able to communicate clearly and effectively with other people. That's why we study writing in school. It's not about forcing you to do boring research or spit back what you learned about a particular topic --- it's about... read more
There aren't many jobs out there where an applicant doesn't have to be able to communicate clearly and effectively with other people. That's why we... read more
Answered • 04/24/18