6 Writing Tutors Found Near Des Moines, IA

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Sharon J.

Writing Tutor

Des Moines, IA 50320

Will travel 20 miles

$32 per hour.

4.82 97 ratings

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People have always guessed that I was a teacher as if I had it emblazoned on my forehead! In fact, as a child I was the neighborhood teacher conducting class in our garage. In college I wanted to know French so well that I could teach English in France. However, after 6 years of French that never materialized, and I didn't make it to France until about 30 yrs later. Amazing how I could still carry on a conversation in French after all that time!! I truly love the language! I also love the En... [more]

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Anne R.

Writing Tutor

West Des Moines, IA 50265

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

4.97 157 ratings

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Let's Learn Using Your Best Learning Styles!

Writing: what a powerful tool! A skilled writer can change public opinion, warm hearts, educate readers, and bring laughter into a room filled with silence -- and that is just the start! Whatever your purpose in writing -- whether to persuade, to inform, or to entertain -- I welcome the opportunity to come alongside you! I will not *do* the work for you, but I will gladly **coach** you through the process, from start to finish, from rough draft to proofreading and polishing your final paper. Together we will check not only the "nuts and bolts" (grammar, punctuation, spelling), but we will [more]

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Brent H.

Writing Tutor

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Will travel 20 miles

$30 per hour.

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PhD Offering Tutoring Services in English and Spanish

While getting my PhD in comparative literature, I led discussion sections for various undergraduate literature courses and worked as a reader/grader of student essays. Hello, my name is Brent, and I'd love to work as an English or Spanish tutor for you! I earned a BA in Spanish and Anthropology from the University of Iowa, and then an MA and PhD in Comparative Literature (in Spanish, Portuguese, and English) from the University of WIsconsin. In graduate school, I worked as a teaching assistant, conducting discussion sections, grading essays, and helping students with their writing. I also vol [more]

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Meagan G.

Writing Tutor

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Will travel 20 miles

$35 per hour.

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English and Writing Tutor

The skill of communicating clearly and successfully in written form. Involves both technical knowledge of things like grammar, spelling and mechanics as well as instincts for flow, form and syntax. Hi there! As an experienced writer, I know how important writing and communication skills are. I have two years of writing tutor experience, and have been writing college-level papers and projects (both academic and creative) for the past four years. I can help with virtually any area of writing or literature, be it proofreading, grammar, spelling, form, content, mechanics, MLA/APA/Chicago formattin [more]

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Andrew K.

Writing Tutor

Des Moines, IA 50315

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Knowledgeable and Fun English Professional.

I have a Bachelor of Arts in English from Graceland University. While attending Graceland, I worked as a writing tutor for both graduate and undergraduate students. While working as a tutor, I provided proofreading and editing services, as well. I have taken classes in Modern Rhetoric, English grammar, Advanced Composition-Media Writing Advanced Composition-Business and Professional Writing, Advanced Composition-Technical Report Writing, and Creative Writing-Poetry. I also teach writing on a daily basis. [more]

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Sabrina K.

Writing Tutor

West Des Moines, IA 50265

Will travel 15 miles

$25 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Kind tutor who wants to make learning fun!

I've always liked helping students learn. Throughout school I helped my peers and my siblings with their school work. I even helped my mom with her math when she was in college! I've taught and tutored preschoolers through college students. While I was earning my B.A. in psychology, I tutored psychology and helped students with their English, history, and political science work. Then when getting my M.S. in clinical psychology, I tutored statistics and even taught my own sections of intro to ... [more]