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
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Jacqueline R. Sterling VA.
Dynamic tutor for children & adults w/extensive online experience
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Dorothy B. Leesburg VA.
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Bethany A. Sterling VA.
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Allison S. Ashburn VA.
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Hello! My name is Allison S. I received my Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Music from the University of Virginia in 2009. I then went on to the University of Pittsburgh, where I received my Master of Occupational Therapy degree one 2011. I?m currently a PhD candidate at the University of Alberta in Canada?since I?m working on my research, I live in my home state of Virginia. I love working with students of all ages?I have experience with children in the public school system (K-12, includin... Read more
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David S. Ashburn VA.
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Amie B. Poolesville MD.
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Isha K. Ashburn VA.
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Srihita N. Aldie VA.
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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
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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.