Writing is a crucial skill that you will need not just at an academic level, but for the rest of your life. By building strong fundamental skills as a writer, you will be better able to communicate your ideas clearly and concisely in all academic subjects and in your future career.

That’s why our private writing tutors work with each student one-on-one to help them become a better and more confident writer. Our personalized tutoring plan is designed around you and your strengths and weaknesses. When you sign up, you and your tutor will take some time to understand your goals and your writing level so they can create a customized plan based on your unique needs. Whether you need help reviewing the basics of grammar and sentence building or you just want to improve your writing overall, your tutor will work with you to help you become a stronger writer.

Our Approach
  • An Individualized Approach

    Your writing tutor will work with you 1-on-1 to create a custom study plan that works at your pace and your skill level. Together you will create a flexible and fluid study plan that builds stronger writing skills by focusing on grammatical fundamentals as well as helping you find your writer's "voice".

  • Free Introductory Hour

    A free introductory hour is included with enrollment in any of our Writing tutoring packages. It's important you set strong foundations in Writing. During the intro hour, you and your tutor will develop a plan of attack that's personalized to you.

  • A Team Of Experts Here For You

    Through our in-person and online tutoring programs, we can help students just like you get better grades, understand the writing process, and gain confidence as a writer.

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Writing, whether it is for an essay, a test, or even a creative project, can be stressful. It can be difficult to understand the many nuances of the English language that are necessary to build a polished piece of writing. Even if you have something already written, the process of editing and revising can feel discouraging to writers at every level. That’s where we come in!

Our expert tutors have experience working with struggling writers of every background. Rather than basing our program on a student’s academic level, we approach each student as a blank slate. We take the time to learn the student’s abilities and writing style, so we can help them enhance their own skills.

We’ll work with you every step of the writing process.

There are a lot of steps that go into building the perfect piece of writing. That’s why our experts will work with you during every step of the writing process, from brainstorming to the final draft. Writing can very personal, and we believe that every student has a unique voice that should be embraced, not hidden. We’ll work with you to build strong writing skills, without trying to tell you how you should be styling your writing.

“For your born writer, nothing is so healing as the realization that he has come upon the right word.” — Catherine Drinker Bowen

Why Is Writing Tutoring Important?

Good writing goes beyond being able to write an essay or book report. Strong writing skills are something that you will need in virtually every academic class (except maybe math) and in your future career. Being able to write well involves knowing how to concisely and accurately communicate what you have to say for that short answer question on the SAT/MCAT/LSAT, that office memo you have to send out, or for that college application.

The topics we focus on in our writing tutoring programs:

Elementary School Reading and Writing
Middle School and High School Essay Writing
Standardized Test Prep
College Level Essay Writing
Creative Writing
Application Essays
Essay Editing

Top Writing Tutors

  • Rose W.

    English tutor Rose W. is an MAT student at the University of Puget Sound, which is also where she graduated with a BA in Writing. She has worked as an English tutor for high school and college-level students since 2013…

  • Rebecca B.

    Rebecca is a middle school teacher and LSAT enthusiast. She discovered two things when she started studying to be a school principal:

    First, she was fascinated with special education law Second, she really didn’t want to be a principal…
  • Alex C.

    NYC GRE tutor Alex C. is a literary translator (from Russian) and a former Professor of Russian Literature at CUNY-Queens College. He was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Literary Translation in 2015. His first full book,…

Writing Study Packages

Save with a Study Package

We hire the best tutors in the industry and keep our prices low to give our students higher scores at a lower rate.

1-on-1 Sessions

At Tutor the People we believe the best tutoring is when the attention is on you and the study plan is tailored to your needs.

Pay in Installments

We offer different installment options for our students who use our tutoring packages. Education is in investment in your future. We make achieving higher grades easier  by taking the time to to structure individualized payment plans for each of our students.

More Info & Resources

Free Online Writing Resources

EasyBib is an easy way to check citations and write your bibliography.

Harvard’s guide for how to edit an essay Part 1 and Part 2.

OEdb lists 150 writing blogs to help you hone your craft.

Purdue OWL’s is a great resource for any writing questions you have.

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