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She has been teaching college and high school writing, which has included helping students with college applications and essays. Most recently, she helped one of her students successfully transfer from a local college to a top engineering school: Purdue University. She also helped another student with average GPA applying for UVA. Her individual attention, her talent in writing, and especially her strategy in helping students brainstorming the essays, has gained her reputation and recognition.

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During these sessions, I teach counselors and English teachers what I believe makes a “great” or effective college application essay, and then how to teach their students to write them using a narrative (story-telling) style to showcase their defining qualities and values.

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She was using  and Essay Hell blog posts to help teach her students how to write their college application essays.
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A former journalist, English teacher and author, Janine Robinson is the leading writing coach in the world for teaching students how to write narrative-style essays for college applications. Her popular blog, Essay Hell, where she shares free tips, advice and strategies for writing standout college application essay, has received more 2 million visitors, and averages 10,000 visitors a day during the admissions "season" seeking her guidance.