New Courses for 2021-22

Mr. G’s High School Essay Bootcamp

Four 60 minute sessions, cost: $300.00

In these four 60-minute one-on-one Zoom lessons, the instructor will teach the student how to write an honors-level high school essay.

Emphasis is on addressing a topic and structuring the essay, treating essay writing as a three-stage process, and learning about the mechanics of good writing, especially as they apply to grammar and style.  Additionally, the instructor agrees, outside of class, to act as a mentor for the student’s future essay writing assignments.


Mr. G’s College Admissions Essay Workshop

Four 60 minute sessions, cost: $300.00

In these four 60-minute one-on-one Zoom lessons, the instructor will show the student how to prepare and write an impressive college admissions essay.

Emphasis is on providing information about college admissions essays (who reads them, how they are judged, etc.), helping the student self-assess in order to decide on an appropriate showcase, structuring the essay, treating essay writing as a three-stage process, and learning about the mechanics of good writing. Additionally, the instructor agrees, outside of class, to mentor the student through a series of essay drafts until the final draft is ready for submission.

To sign up for either one of these classes, or to find out more, call or text Jim at (860) 752-8796.