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Adam G.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 9 to 80
  • Dramatic Writing from NYU
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Adam G.

3 Reviews
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I'm great with structure, word choice, meaning, and intention. I can help with every stage, from brainstorming and helping you organize your thoughts to proofreading and making it shine before you hand it in.

About Adam

Graduated New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in 2007. Majored in Dramatic Writing and minored in English

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jolie
Adam is a really great listener and excellent source of thought provoking, well timed input that has really helped me develop and improve my story organically without changing its intention with strong suggestions as most people's feedback often attempts to do. If you're looking for a hand in finding your own voice and to strengthen your writing skills or excellent constructive feedback for your story then look no further.
David
Adam Gaines is a godsend. I was really lucky to have his guidance over the years which helped my craft and dedication to the art of writing greatly. He is a proven writer with legitimate credits but also, he actually cares. He is always ready to help and takes your material seriously which is most important when you want honest feedback and guidance. He has an encyclopedic knowledge of films, screenwriting, and the industry that is both impressive and beneficial. He is a wonderful friend and mentor who will always have a great recommendation or suggestion ready for your work and/or career. Adam is an extremely open individual with an immense passion for film and the craft of screenwriting which becomes infectious. That trait is crucial since it keeps you driven to keep learning and grow. He is also an excellent conversationalist with his own voice which is truly refreshing. Highly recommend.
Shadia
Adam gives you insightful comments on how to make you a better writer. He knows what good dialogue sounds like and with a couple suggestions you instantly know how to re-work your writing to give it a natural flow.
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Kimberley E.

15 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • A Levels (UK) from Clifton College
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Kimberley E.

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I've had a book published and have written for a multi-national newspaper. I also got A grades right up until I finished college with English and Creative Writing. My style of teaching is very relaxed and informal, I want students to feel they can be equals with me, and gain confidence and be proud of their work. I set homework but I also encourage students to get creative in their own time and to show initiative! The most rewarding thing is that with writing, you can nowadays find so many outlets for your work - the sky's the limit!

Lessons can involve looking at literature and different styles of writing, as well as finding something that sparks the imagination and interest. I work especially well with young teens and pre-teens, as well as those who are looking to further their writing skills.

About Kimberley

Hi there! My name is Kimberley, and I'm a British singer/songwriter, and I love teaching young people about this amazing industry! I offer songwriting, singing and piano lessons, as well as writing and composition. My first rule is that there isn't any! Each student is unique and different, and

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Great lesson, thanks Kimberly!
Karen P.
Kim was absolutely lovely!
Sharon *.
Very kind and patient, and inspiring!
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Bart Y.

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Starting at $44
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Bart Y.

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Award-winning, professional author, specializing in novels, short stories, and personal essays. The ugly truth about writing is that it's hard work. No one starts out as a great writer. Sure, raw talent is helpful, but it only gets you so far. The good news is that writing is a craft that can be learned; the even better news is that an experienced teacher can save you an enormous amount of time and frustration on the road to mastering the craft. I tailor my lessons to fit your individual strengths and weaknesses as a writer; I always try to give you concrete, detailed advice, along with useful exercises to help you become the writer you want to be. Send me a note if you're interested, and we can see if we're a good match.

About Bart

I'm a novelist by trade, and have published five novels. My first novel (LEAVE MYSELF BEHIND) won the Alex award from the American Library Association in 2004, and has recently been translated into Italian. My second novel, THE BROTHERS BISHOP, has been translated into Dutch. I previously taught

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Lori D.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $24
  • Speaks German, Portuguese
  • Masters of Education from University of Idaho
  • Teaches Elementary, High School, College
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Lori D.

21 Reviews
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Need your paper or document edited? I'm here to help! Experienced editing university and business documents. I do not change the message, just the structures. Excellent spelling, grammar and "wordsmith". Let your message shine. We can work together so your skills develop or I can edit independently.

About Lori

I love teaching! I have a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Education and have been teaching ESL online to business professionals around the world; particularly in the high-tech field. I have taught English internationally in China, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Kurdistan and Mozambique for more than

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Macy W.
Lori is a great teacher. Her vioce is soft and her smile is sweet. I like her teaching style.
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Monica U.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Awarded Abilities Network Fundraiser of the Year 2012 from Abilities Network
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Monica U.

8 Reviews
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Lesson Planning for Distance Learning- For parents needing assistance with writing lesson plans, please let me know! I can work with you to come up with lesson ideas for Writing and English for your children during distance learning.

I have years of experience grading and reviewing papers. I thoroughly proofread for typographical errors, mistakes in grammar, style, and spelling. I am familiar with MLA writing style and footnoting. I can also teach others how to insert Headers and Footers.
*This does not include writing the papers for you.

About Monica

*As Maryland is currently still in Phase 2, I am only available for Online lessons at this time. Once Md moves to Phase 3, I will be available for in-home lessons.* I have a Master's Degree in Education and 5 years of teaching experience. I have been a private tutor now for over 10 years for chi

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Wendy P.
Monica is a wonderful teacher. She is patient and my son loved her from the first day. She has an easygoing demeanor and she makes math fun for him; she also sends a bunch of worksheets for him to work on in between. My son is entering 4th grade and I wanted him to work on some preview math skills before starting schoo. Monica was the perfect person I was looking for to work with him.
Taylor
Excellent!
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Steve S.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 1995
  • M.S., Education from Florida State University
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Steve S.

41 Reviews
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I have an advanced degree in education and nearly 20 years of teaching and private tutoring experience.

About Steve

I have over 13 years of teaching experience at both the secondary and post-secondary level, and I have lived and taught for nearly 10 years in Japan. I have an undergraduate degree in English with a concentration on writing, and a graduate degree in education with a specialization in TESL/TEFL.

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Yolanda
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!
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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Westlake Village, CA

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Westlake Village is $76. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $240 per hour.
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"Anne is learning a lot. Great job Morgan."
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Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Thanks Bonnie! Sophia loved the session and shared her writing with me."
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Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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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."
Omar
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!"
William
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Ally was a fantastic graduate assistant! She was extremely helpful in editing/writing and could be a real asset for those seeking some additional assistance and support in writing/editing!"
Matthew Paylo, YSU
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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"Quick and precise hints for better writing. We made a great plan for future lessons. Alexandra doesn't waste words, but uses the available time optimal."
Jørgen
Took Writing lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Nick is amazing very patient, knowledgeable and professional!"
Matthew
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"morgan is attentive and very patient. she also does not hesitate to spend time on any topic that's unclear to nia."
Nia
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Great tutor, caring and friendly"
Emre
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"She was very knowledgeable and presented the information clearly. My writing greatly improved."
Gabriel
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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