For the Student

Maybe you’re a high school senior stressing about college applications. Maybe you’re a parent watching your middle schooler struggle with difficult writing assignments. Or maybe you’re an undergraduate applying for your first professional internship. Students of all ages face writing challenges and may benefit from professional assistance. K&K Editorial provides a variety of services including college essay prep, one-on-one writing coaching, and assistance with resumes and cover letters. However, we are here to suit your individual needs, so please let us know if you have other projects in mind.

College Essay

Our typical service for college admission essays include both proofreading (spelling, grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, verb tense, and word usage) and a constructive critique based on issues such as content, essay structure, and tone. You will receive edits and comments on your essay via track changes and an opportunity for follow-up via email. Contact us for information on more specialized services such as short answer responses, multiple essays, or adapting a single essay for different audiences.

Typical Rate: $100

Resume and Cover Letter

This service involves proofreading for both resume and cover letter, as well editorial comments on resume structure and letter content, structure, and tone. You will receive edits and comments via track changes and an opportunity for follow-up via email.

Typical Rate: $100

Creative Writing Coach

For creative kids from late elementary school through high school, we offer private creative writing coaching. These 45-minute, one-on-one sessions are conducted via Skype and can occur on a one-time or ongoing basis. The sessions include writing exercises and fun discussion of craft issues such as plot, character, setting, and voice. Our rate for each session includes the advance review of a 5-10 page submission to help us plan for optimal coaching and facilitate discussion.

Typical Rate: $40/session

Academic Writing Tutor

For middle school, high school, and college students, we offer tutoring to improve skills in academic writing. This service is for any student needing help with writing in the school setting and is especially appropriate for non-native English speakers or those with learning disabilities. These 45-minute, one-on-one sessions are conducted via Skype and can occur on a one-time or ongoing basis. The tutoring includes attention to writing basics including grammar, punctuation, and sentence structure, as well as more general concerns such as argument construction and attention to audience. Our rate for each session includes the advance review of a 5-10 page submission to help us facilitate an optimal learning plan for each student.

Typical Rate: $40/session