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Writing tutors (English)


We found 23 tutors who specialize in that subject. Click on a tutor below to see the full profile.

Angela Kaon

Angela enjoys teaching and guiding students in the learning process to achieve greater results. She encourages every student to find a joy for learning. Angela teaches Writing and the following subjects:

AP Exams: Biology, Chemistry
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
Languages: Chinese Mandarin
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Elementary Math
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SHSAT, SSAT
Science: Biology, Chemistry

Arthur Nottenburg

Since graduating summa cum laude as a Phi Beta Kappa from NYU in 2014, Arthur chose to re-teach himself the fundamentals of learning. Even though he had always excelled in academics, majoring in Literature and minoring in Mathematics, and later created a successful brand launch in advertising, Arthur had chosen a divergent path: writing fiction. Arthur teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Calculus AB, Calculus BC, U.S. History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Writing
History: U.S. History
Languages: Latin, Spanish
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
Science: Astronomy, Physics

Barbara Cortes

Barbara recently graduated from NYU, cum laude, with a major in Psychology, minor in Sociology and completed the pre-medical coursework. In high school, Barbara was an International Baccalaureate candidate and graduated top 1% of her class. Barbara teaches Writing and the following subjects:

AP Exams: U.S. History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Languages: French, Spanish
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams
SAT Subject Tests: Physics
Science: Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science (Elementary), Physics, Psychology

Chris Jacques

Chris, a 2008 graduate of Vassar College, has been working full-time as a tutor since 2010. Previously, Chris worked as an associate director for a college admissions advisory company, where he coached applicants on their college essay, advised applicants on college choice, and interviewed college admissions directors. Chris teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Art History, English Language, English Literature, European History, Government and Politics, U.S. History, World History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Elementary Math, Geometry, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SHSAT, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: Literature, U.S. History, World History

Christian Probst

Christian is a friendly Midwesterner from St. Louis, MO who now lives in Sunnyside, Queens! He graduated from Yale in 2017 with a double major in Theater and Economics, and is in New York trying to solve the eternal question of how to make money in musical theater. Christian teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
College Admissions: College Essay
Economics: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
English: Writing
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Pre Calculus
SAT Subject Tests: Math Level 1
Science: Biology, Chemistry

Dennis Owrutsky

Dennis, who grew up in Baltimore, is a natural teacher: he has been tutoring since 8th grade. This experience pushed him intellectually and resulted in broad, diverse intellectual interests. Dennis teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning
AP Exams: Calculus AB, Statistics
College Admissions: College Essay
Computer Science: Python
Economics: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics
English: Reading, Regents English, Writing
GMAT: GMAT prep
GRE: GRE Prep
History: Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Logic, Pre Calculus, Probability Theory, Trigonometry
Philosophy: Philosophy
SAT Subject Tests: Math Level 1, U.S. History

Hannah Ho

Born and raised in Maryland, Hannah attended a magnet school in the suburbs of Washington D.C. Hannah teaches Writing and the following subjects:

AP Exams: Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Language, English Literature, Government and Politics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Psychology, Statistics, U.S. History
Computer Science: C, Java, Java Script, Python
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, U.S. History, World History
Science: Biology, Earth Science, Physics, Physics with Calculus, Psychology

Ian Winthrop

Hailing from the wilds of western Connecticut, Ian Winthrop has been in the trenches teaching as an assistant at Columbia and tutoring aspiring Ivies since 2013. After graduating from Phillips Exeter in 2008, Ian attended Columbia University where he majored in neurobiology, was captain of the heavyweight rowing team and a teaching assistant for the college and AP highschool level biology courses. Ian teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Biology, Chemistry, Physics B, Physics C
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Reading, Writing
History: U.S. History
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Chemistry, Math Level 1, Math Level 2, Physics
Science: Anatomy, anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, genetics, neurobiology, Physics, Psychology

Jennifer Chang

Jennifer works as a clinical research assistant with HIV vaccine trials at the Columbia University Medical Center. Before starting her job, she recently graduated with honors from a master’s program in human nutrition from Columbia University. Jennifer teaches Writing and the following subjects:

AP Exams: Biology, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, Government and Politics, Spanish Language
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
Languages: Chinese Mandarin, Spanish
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Literature, Math Level 1
Science: Biology, Chemistry, Psychology

Lucia Appelquist

Lucia is studying for her MA at Columbia University in Global Thought. She is researching globalization and writing her Master’s thesis on bilingualism in education. Lucia teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: English Language, European History, Government and Politics, Psychology, U.S. History, World History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
Geography: Geography, Geopolitics
GRE: GRE Prep
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Philosophy: Philosophy
SAT Subject Tests: Literature, U.S. History, World History
Science: anthropology, Psychology

Martin Carlino

Martin recently graduated from Harvard College, where he studied Government and worked for nearly three years as a peer tutor at the Bureau of Study Counsel. He has helped students with standardized test prep, essay writing, study habits, and tutoring in history, English, and many other subjects. Martin teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: English Language, English Literature, Government and Politics, U.S. History, World History
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
SAT Subject Tests: U.S. History, World History

Melissa Bales

Melissa graduated as Salutatorian of her high school class in Long Island. She was also an Intel Talent Search Semifinalist for her scientific research on the diets of lemon sharks in the Bahamas. Melissa teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: U.S. History, World History
English: Writing
History: U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Trigonometry
Philosophy: Philosophy

Michael Mount

At Brown University, Michael majored in Literary Arts, a hybridization of comparative literature and creative writing. He was an editor of the College Hill Independent, and was commencement day speaker for his graduating class. Michael teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: English Language, English Literature
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Writing
GRE: GRE Prep
SAT Subject Tests: Literature

Nathan Saignes

Nathan is a third culture kid: he grew up in France, with an American mother, a French father and a German nanny. After completing his scientific baccalaureate with honors, he completed a highly selective, multidisciplinary humanities program widely regarded as the most difficult in France, studying French, English, German, modern and classical literature, Latin and ancient Greek, history, geography, and drama at Bachelor level. Nathan teaches Writing and the following subjects:

English: Literature, Reading, Writing
Geography: Geography, Geopolitics
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, World History
Languages: French, German, Latin
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Calculus, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: SHSAT
Science: Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Physics

Nora Solomon

Nora will enter her 6th year of teaching this fall, continuing as a first grade special education teacher at a progressive charter school in the Bronx. After graduating from Bank Street College of Education with a masters of science in general/special childhood education, she started her career in a progressive pre-school that focuses on the whole child, providing fundamental skills to help kids be successful socially and in school. Nora teaches Writing and the following subjects:

English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Social Studies
Math: Elementary Math
NYC Exams: ISEE

Paula Delgado Kling

Paula, who grew up between Bogota, Colombia and Toronto, Canada, writes both fiction and non-fiction. At Brown University she received honors in Comparative Literature/French Civilizations, wrote her honors thesis on Spanish literature, and spent her junior year in Paris studying at La Sorbonne and Sciences Po. Paula teaches Writing and the following subjects:

AP Exams: English Literature, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, World History
Languages: Spanish
NYC Exams: ISEE, SHSAT, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: Spanish

Rachel Cohen

Rachel, originally from Philadelphia, has just returned for her masters at the Wharton School of Business. She attended Phillips Academy Andover for high school, then the University of Pennsylvania, where she majored in biology and completed coursework in calculus, statistics, economics, and the sciences. Rachel teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Biology
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Elementary Math, Geometry, Pre Calculus, Statistics, Trigonometry
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, ISEE, SHSAT, SSAT
Science: Biology

Raphael Linden

Raphael is a filmmaker, writer and animator. Born in California, he grew up in Costa Rica and attended a French lycee, so is fully fluent in Spanish, French and English. Raphael teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: French Language, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature
English: Literature, Writing
History: Social Studies
Languages: French, Spanish
NYC Exams: City & State Exams, SHSAT, SSAT
SAT Subject Tests: French, Spanish
Science: Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Rosanna Oh

A graduate of Yale University (B.A. Rosanna teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: English Language, English Literature
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Regents English, Writing
GRE: GRE Prep
Math: Algebra, Elementary Math
SAT Subject Tests: Literature

Sarah Stewart Chapin

Originally from Northern Virginia, Sarah attended public schools in Fairfax County and was an International Baccalaureate Diploma Recipient and a National Merit Finalist in high school. She recently graduated from Yale with a degree in Theater Studies and a new appreciation for New Haven’s amazing pizza restaurants. Sarah teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT, SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry, Pre Calculus
SAT Subject Tests: Literature, Math Level 1, Math Level 2

Simone Policano

Simone was born and raised on the West Side (read: Best Side) of New York City, where she crossed Central Park each morning for 13 years to attend Hunter College Elementary & High School. She headed to Yale for four years, acting in theatrical productions with the Yale Dramatic Association and performing in comedy shows with Yale’s premier sketch group “Red Hot Poker. Simone teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: ACT
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Writing
History: Global Studies, Social Studies, U.S. History, U.S. History & Government, World History
Languages: Spanish
Math: Algebra, Elementary Math
Science: Biology

Spencer Bokat Lindell

Born and raised in the Garden State, Spencer recently graduated cum laude from Yale with a French degree, garnering First Place in the Montaigne Prize for Proficiency in French. He also studied journalism, political science, and organic chemistry. Spencer teaches Writing and the following subjects:

ACT and SAT Prep: SAT Math, SAT Verbal Reasoning, SAT Writing
AP Exams: Chemistry, French Language
College Admissions: College Essay
English: Literature, Reading, Writing
Languages: French
Math: Algebra, Algebra II, Pre Calculus, Trigonometry
SAT Subject Tests: Biology, Chemistry, French
Science: Chemistry

Susan Heuman

Susan Heuman is a PHD from Columbia University. She also earned an MA in History and a Certificate of the Russian Institute (Harriman Institute), where she is now a Visiting Scholar. Susan teaches Writing and the following subjects:

AP Exams: World History
English: Writing
History: Holocaust Studies, World History