Looking for a proofreading tutor near you? Do you love to write in school but finding that you are getting dinged on tests and papers for the “little things”? Well, those little things like spelling and grammar can add up and really have an impact on your grades. That’s exactly where a proofreading tutor can help you. With their help you learn the art, and it is an art, of proofing and fixing your spelling, grammar and content issues. That allows all your hard work to result in the grades you deserve.
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Christina S. Sterling VA.
Humanities Teacher: 4th Grade through Adult
My teacher handed me the Iliad when I was fourteen, and I hated it. Eight years and two full tours of the Great Books later, I had learned to like the Western Canon but not how to understand or study it. I still felt like a person at a feast with a stuffy nose. Then I got hired to write Literature class plans and suddenly there was no more "try." What happened next was stranger than fiction, but that's a story I'll save for later. For now, can you relate to my experience? Maybe they kee... Read more
American History, Vocabulary, Grammar, European History, Reading, Writing, Geography, English
Jacqueline R. Sterling VA.
Dynamic, certified tutor for children and adults.
I am a dynamic, independent senior instructor, certified special education teacher and curriculum developer who has owned my own training business since 2008. I completed my MBA as a summa cum laude with a GPA of 3.92 and I simply have a life-long love for learning. I have my state teaching certification as a Special Education teacher and am currently completing my (second) Master's degree in education and my Doctorate in Business Administration. I am a qualified U.S. Army instructor and a ... Read more
Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Reading, Writing, ESL/ESOL, Literature, Proofreading
Robert H. Ashburn VA.
Experienced teacher in reading and writing, also literature.
I have over 24 years of teaching experience, which includes tutoring in a class environment (at a tutoring school), one on one tutoring, and teaching junior high and high school students at several private institutions, one in Dallas, Texas, and one in Leesburg, Virginia. In addition, I have taught SAT preparation--reading, writing, etc. at a private institute in Virginia and several students for WyzAnt. I also have worked at community colleges and universities in the United States and in To... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, Reading, Writing, English, ESL/ESOL, Literature, World History
Sabrina G. Reston VA.
Phi Beta Kappa Teacher, Scientific Researcher, and Oceanographer
I am a licensed teacher with extensive experience in academia and scientific research. I am currently tutoring students in 33 different subjects with the possibility for more! New students and diverse subject matters power my love for teaching. Academic Background & Qualifications: I graduated from Mount Holyoke College at the top of my class with a triple major in biology, English, and education and varsity letter in swimming. I have experience teaching ages 2-60 year-old students. I have c... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, American History, Biology, Chemistry, Vocabulary, Grammar, Microsoft Excel
Nathan V. Leesburg VA.
Love to learn? Me too!
As someone who spent a lot of time as a student after high school I know what it takes to succeed in academic life after high school. I graduated magna cum laude from undergrad and have a master's degree and a law degree. I have been practicing law for 11 years and I am looking to help others get where they want to go academically in the way that others helped me in the same way. I have taught at the University of Virginia School of law from 2005-2015, I have tutored undergraduate students... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, Reading, Writing, Literature, Proofreading
Rakan B. Reston VA.
Enthusiastic and experienced tutor in History, Government, and Writing
After serving in the military for nearly 10 years, I decided to go back to school and finish my degree. I pursued a degree in my biggest passion. I graduated in 2013 with a degree History and minor in English from Old Dominion University. During my tenure there, I tutored foreign exchange students in American history while also working as tutor in the university Writing Center. I also had the opportunity to work as a peer mentor, assisting History and Biology students with their writing and r... Read more
American History, Grammar, Writing, Geography, English, Government & Politics, Proofreading
Tiffany L. Herndon VA.
Easy to Understand Science and Math Tutor
Specializing in calculus and chemistry! I listen to my students, observe their learning style as they explaining what they do understand, then utilize their own learning style as I help to untangle their problem-spots. Together, we reveal creative solutions to complex problems. We learn how to translate word problems into mathematical instructions and see difficult processes in new light. One by one, obstacles to comprehension are bridged, dissolved, or demolished as my students are educated,... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Vocabulary, Grammar, Geometry
Hadjer B. Sterling VA.
A passion for Arabic, French, and ESL/ESOL
I believe that there is nothing more rewarding than making my students love to learn and being part of their success. I love teaching, and I find that helping my students to always do their best and go over their limits are the best path to accomplishment. I was an assistant teacher at the University of Law and Political Sciences in Algeria. I spent three years in France studying for my Master's in Political Science, and I came to the U.S. where I am pursuing an Associates degree in Internati... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, French, Reading, Writing, Literature, World History, Proofreading
Elizabeth S. Poolesville MD.
Math and Spanish Tutor Who Can Assist in Achieving Your Goals
Math and Spanish are in my blood and have been a huge part of my life. When I was in 8th grade I had the opportunity to be selected for an engineering program for Hispanic 7th & 8th graders called "El Ingeniero" which encourages Hispanic kids to enter the science and engineering fields. It was a great experience which led me to obtain my Operations Research & Industrial Engineering degree from Cornell University. It wasn't an easy road to get to because it took lots of hard work and persis... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Precalculus, Reading, Spanish, Proofreading, Spelling
Nima B. Reston VA.
Experienced tutor for Economic/Finance/Math subjects/Series 7&66
I graduated with a degree in Quantitative Economics. I have experience in many courses within the Economic and Mathematics topics. These Courses include Microeconomics, Econometrics, Statistics, Calculus, Matrix Theory, and Differential Equations. I have passed the Series 7, and 66 tests. I have studied and helped others study these topics for years. I have many strategies of approaching these complex subjects, and helping others understand them as well. I studied Quantitative economics in... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, American History, Spanish, Writing, Geography, Government & Politics, SAT Math
How a Proofreading Tutor Can Help:
Grammar errors and content problems are just some of the reasons learning to proofread is so important! Whether you are doing it for a career or simply for personal development, gaining expertise in this area is important. Aren’t a few tutoring sessions and a little extra help worth getting so that your grades reflect that? Team up with an expert who is fanatical about spelling, punctuation, run-on sentences and all things grammar or content related. A private proof reading tutor can help you improve where you need to quickly, easily and painlessly.
How to Proofread – What You Will Learn:
- Differences between proofreading, copywriting & editing
- Terminology that’s used in publishing
- How a page is structured
- What are the standard proofreading marks and when & where do you use them?
- What are the differences between straight and blind proofreading?
- Tip and techniques to improve your skills and speed
- Common areas for mistakes and how to handle them
Learning this on your own is certainly possible, but it can take a lot longer than if you had a proofreading tutor near you to help! Getting clear insights and someone that can review what and how you are doing can make a huge impact on your results. And that’s exactly what our proofreading tutors can doWith a little bit of help you will find that the next time you turn in a paper the grade will reflect your hard work, not the mix-up between “their” and “there”. Best of all our tutors come with a “Good Fit Guarantee” which insures that you get a tutor that fits your styles and helps you whether it’s tutoring at home or as a private tutor online.Just start by typing in proofreading in the search box, add your zip code and in a moment you will have a list of proofreading private tutors that can help starting today! Check out their experience and reviews to find the ones that seem like a fit. Send a few of them a message with what you are looking for and before you know it, you’ll have the results that you have been looking for.