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Claire W.

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Starting at $38
  • Teaches students 17 and up
  • Ph.D. English from Cornell University
  • Teaching since 2007
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Claire W.

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Nervous about your essay assignment or confused about expectations for college-level writing? Chat with a current college professor about your composition homework, application essay, or other writing projects. I can help you polish a completed piece, revise an early draft, or interpret feedback you have gotten from peers or an instructor. My focus is on providing you with a clear path forward to improve your own work and cultivate your unique voice as a writer. While I specialize in working with college students, I am also happy to tutor high-school juniors and seniors who are about to make the transition to college writing. My goal is to leave you feeling more confident about your writing project, whatever that may be.

I am an American expat and a native English speaker. My background includes:
- A Ph.D. in English from Cornell, an M.F.A. in Creative Writing, and a certification in teaching ESL/EFL to adults
- More than 10 years teaching writing classes at the college level
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College writing professor with more than 10 years of classroom and tutoring experience. I particularly enjoy working with undergraduates on essay assignments and with international students who want to build confidence in their English writing skills. I'm an American expat and native English speaker

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James B.

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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
  • Associates Degree in General Curriculum from Merritt College
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James B.

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Prose, Some Poetry, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Essay preparation, Structure, Editing

About James

I have 20 years of experience as a tutor. I have had my own private tutoring business. My area of expertise is math (basic arithmetic to“ pre-calculus); however, I have tutored in English (grammar and writing), Computer science (Word, Works, Windows OS, and other general computer problems), as we

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Lulu S.
James is very patient and encouraging. He definitely put me at ease for our first lesson. I can't wait for the second lesson.
Pia
James and I worked together for 4 months at an elementary school tutoring 3-5 graders in math and english. James is professional, intelligent, and creative. It was a pleasure working with him. He cares very much for the youth in our community.
We've stayed in touch via email and are developing a friendship I hope lasts a life time. He is good people.
gregory N.
james is a good voice instructor with many years of experience to share with you to get you to be the best singer you can be.
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Stephenie G.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Stephenie G.

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Experienced English writing teacher of 10 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of English writing skills. I specialize in academic writing, essay writing, and creative writing such as poems and short fiction and nonfiction. I typically use Practice Makes Perfect books, and also have the following tools available to use during lessons: examples of academic and essay writing, English grammar books and creative writing books. .

About Stephenie

Hi there! My name is Stephenie. I have an extensive history of teaching a variety of subjects throughout my adult life starting in 1992 with violin lessons given in my home. I played classical violin throughout my childhood and early adulthood. I have also taught jewelry making at a local bead s

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Stephenie is a patient and enthusiastic teacher. Highly recommended!
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Stephenie is patient and enthusiastic in her teaching. Highly recommended.
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Ulyana H.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Ukrainian, English
  • Awarded Fellow from The Explorers Club
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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Ulyana H.

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I have a vast amount of experience in writing, given my high school, college, and graduate career. My experience ranges from essays (including the standard 5-paragraph one), to research papers with proper citations, to technical reports, to a dissertation (for my PhD).

About Ulyana

My name is Ulyana and I'm passionate about teaching and tutoring! I graduated with a B.S. from Rice University (Houston, TX), specializing in earth sciences (geology and chemistry). I did my Masters in planetary geology at Brown University (Providence, RI), and for my PhD, I trekked over 1500 miles

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Berret
Ulyana is very nice, and my son really enjoys the lesson.
Alan Y.
Perfect lesson! Dr. Ulyana is very nice, patient, and very professional.
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Sara G.

32 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • MA TESOL from University of Central Florida
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Sara G.

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I have taught academic writing to grade school children and Ph.D. candidates, so I can adapt my methods and materials to suit whatever your needs may be.

I have experience teaching students from a number of language backgrounds, and an MA in TESOL, so non-native speakers of English are encouraged to reach out.

I look forward to helping you express yourself effectively in writing!

IF A TIME IS NOT LISTED AS AVAILABLE, PLEASE SEND ME A MESSAGE. I CAN PROBABLY ACCOMMODATE YOU :)

About Sara

A university English teacher right in your living room! I am a lifelong language learner who wants to help others express themselves effectively in English. A little about me: - I have a Masters degree in teaching English as a second language - I have online and on the ground teaching experie

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Brandon M.
My son’s lessons with Sara have been awesome! He’s very shy and reserved but she has made him feel comfortable. I have no idea what she said to him during their first interaction but it made him more confident in his work. My son has mentioned that she’s pleasant to work with. He also wanted me to mention that she challenges him and helps him think. Thank you Sara!
Kumara
Sara is an excellent teacher!! She is really helping my daughter improve her grammar and writing skills.
Delores
Sara is by far one of the best teachers we have had for our son. She is knowledgeable and worked with us to meet the specific needs of our son. Our son has had a great learning time with her so far. She's phenomenal!
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Kevin C.

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  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kevin C.

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I make writing for any occasion accessible, engaging, and fun through an easy, step-by-step process. I’ll teach you to become a confident, creative, and strategic writer. We’ll start with a self-assessment to help you identify your strengths and areas for improvement. We can also address issues of tone, authenticity, and credibility in your writing.

I can help you with academic, business and personal writing.
In additional to my experience teaching composition and business writing at universities and community colleges, I also have years of professional experience writing and reviewing contracts, grants, strategic plans, and mission and vision statements.

Here are some things I can help you to create or improve:

Resumes and Cover Letters
Emails
Memos
Reports
Social media posts
Marketing materials
PowerPoint presentations
Website content
And more!

About Kevin

I currently teach business communication classes, and I love working with students. I’m known for my caring and enthusiastic approach to teaching. I look forward to helping you to find your voice and develop your strength as a writer. Some of the ways I might be able to help you with your

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"Nick is helping my kids with reading and writing. He’s very skilled, experienced, patient and thoughtful."
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"When it came time to apply to graduate school, I wanted to express every ounce of appreciation for public health – except I struggled with transferring much of that admiration into writing. I could easily call up experiences and memories during conversation, but to fashion them into a fluid essay remained a tall task. This is where Nick really shined. We spent hours talking through these experiences with a focus on harnessing their emotional footprint. It took some open-mindedness, plus the will to resist the inertial tug of old habits, but with Nick’s help I was able to write from a place of passion for the first time in my life."
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"We really enjoy Becky as a writing tutor for our 13 year old son! She gets kids and figures out what interests them and gets them to write about topics that they are passionate about! Highly recommend for kids!"
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Took Writing lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Thanks teacher Bonnie for your lesson! My kid was engaged the entire time and came out feeling excited about his writing assignment. Looking forward to more of our lessons!"
Mal
Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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"Encourages you and helps make the writing subject the top of your list."
Sachin
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Dr. Dianala is very personable and professional."
Ellis
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"I expressed an interest in having a second opinion/ or set of eyes to get another read on what I was writing. The feedback offered was helpful. Thanks!"
Yolanda
Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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"I met him today and he’s amazing! He gets what I’m trying to gain from writing and I’m excited moving forward!"
Kathlyn
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Dr. Dianala has been instrumental with helping me develop reporting documents for my church. I was impressed with her help with another church where she helped develop fliers and letters of introduction to organizations to help with the church's soup kitchen initiatives. Overall, it seems to me that Dr. Dianala can develop writing documents for any situation...She is wonderful!"
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