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First lesson is free!
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Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Roland
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • College / University Preparation
Levels
  • All Levels

Renowned author will tutor you in writing at all levels New England

Methodology

Master's Degree from Brown University. Experience in mentoring and teaching from high school to college. Open-minded, understanding, patient, but will push you to learn to write beautifully and effectively. Novels, essays, test prep, literacy, all levels. Has given presentations on writing at public schools and elite private schools, and has spoken at 40 colleges nationwide.

Background

Author of 20 books published by best American publishers. Books have been translated into Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Croatian, Bulgarian. Taught for ten years at Bennington and Amherst colleges. Mentored students in high and middle school. Vast amount of experience teaching writing to students at all levels from middle school to graduate school. Every kind of writing from novels to basic skills, from literacy to advanced essay writing.

Rates

Transportation Fee : $10
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $225
Rate for 10 hours of lessons : $425

Details

$50 per hour plus .50 per mile if over 20 miles

Lessons offered by Roland
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Reading
  • Creative writing
  • Literature
  • Essay writing
  • College / University Preparation
Levels
  • All Levels

Roland's resume

B.A. and M.A. From Brown University
Winner of various prizes for published novels and non-fiction books.
Essays in NY Times, Newsweek, Boston Globe, Chronicle of Higher Education, etc.
10 years of teaching experience at college level, Bennington College, Amherst College, Berkshire Community College.
Teaches in Low-Residency MFA program in creative non-fiction
mentored in middle school and high school.
Upbeat style of teaching that encourages but will push you to be an effective writer at any age and in any category.

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