Teacher Says: College Admissions Essays ()

When your English teacher grades your essays, she puts them into the context of every interaction she’s ever had with you. Your personal statement is your one chance to speak directly to the admissions committee and demonstrate who you are . Help colleges learn something about you that they cannot discover when reading the rest of your application. (Tip: Don’t treat your essay like a !)

Teacher Certification Admission Essay :: College Admissions Essays
Photo provided by Flickr

I believe Max avoids these traps and writes an effective and compelling essay. In the end, Max presents himself as someone who is a leader (he is designing and teaching a class, after all) and as someone who is aware that he still has much to learn. These are qualities that should be attractive to most college admissions folks.

Category: College Admissions Essays; Title: My Decision to Teach.

Category: College Admissions Essays; Title: Teacher Certification Admission Essay.
Photo provided by Flickr

Important Note:
Gotham essay writing coaches are all professional writers experienced in the field of college application essays. They know how great essays are put together, and they understand the nuanced logic of college admissions boards. However, our coaches do not write essays for anyone, and their instruction is no guarantee of admissions into any college. Gotham coaches teach college-bound students the fundamentals of good essay writing, so that they, in turn, can complete an essay that most accurately reflects their capabilities and uniqueness.