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Andrew P. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrew P.
40/hour

Near Acton, MA

Writing/ English Tutor

I have helped many students with preparation for tests, schoolwork, and effective study strategies. I work at Lexington High School in Massachusetts and have taught many SAT and ACT courses. Improving writing is a specialty. I can help boost the quality of academic subject work. I have been a teacher and tutor for... See Andrew's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (76)
301 hours tutoring
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I have helped many students with preparation for tests, schoolwork, and effective study strategies. I work at Lexington High School in Massachusetts and have taught many SAT and ACT courses. Improving writing is a specialty. I can help boost the quality of academic subject work. I have been a teacher and tutor for... See Andrew's full profile

Akash G. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Akash G.
50/hour

Near Acton, MA

Bachelors Chemical Engineering Purdue University, Software Engineer

I have a Bachelors in chemical engineering from Purdue University. I am a high school graduate from a public magnet high school rated in the top five in the country (Bergen County Academies). I have been tutoring for 6 years. I am also a professional software engineer. My philosophy is to get people to think more... See Akash's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (115)
6 hours tutoring Reading out of 416 hours
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I have a Bachelors in chemical engineering from Purdue University. I am a high school graduate from a public magnet high school rated in the top five in the country (Bergen County Academies). I have been tutoring for 6 years. I am also a professional software engineer. My philosophy is to get people to think more... See Akash's full profile

Rebecca C. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rebecca C.
45/hour

Near Acton, MA

Kid-friendly, creative tutor with 4+ years of experience

I have completed a Minor in education and I hold a TEFL certification, and in addition I have three years of tutoring experience (mostly English, ESL, and Spanish). As a teenager, I tutored younger children, and as an adult, I have helped both children and adults with their reading skills. I have worked in... See Rebecca's full profile

45/hour
4.0 (3)
10 hours tutoring
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I have completed a Minor in education and I hold a TEFL certification, and in addition I have three years of tutoring experience (mostly English, ESL, and Spanish). As a teenager, I tutored younger children, and as an adult, I have helped both children and adults with their reading skills. I have worked in... See Rebecca's full profile

Eric M. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eric M.
80/hour

Near Acton, MA

Advanced certified NTA Tutor

I am an advanced math tutor certified by the National Tutoring Association. I am dedicated to helping students realize their full potential in math related subjects, computer science, and standardized testing. Most of my experience has been in high school and college math areas such as geometry, algebra and pre-calculus,... See Eric's full profile

80/hour
4.8 (74)
216 hours tutoring
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I am an advanced math tutor certified by the National Tutoring Association. I am dedicated to helping students realize their full potential in math related subjects, computer science, and standardized testing. Most of my experience has been in high school and college math areas such as geometry, algebra and pre-calculus,... See Eric's full profile

Michael B. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael B.
60/hour

Near Acton, MA

Learn How to Learn: Ivy League Multi-subject Tutoring

I was a student of Art Peretta, drummer for the Tony Pastor Orchestra (1940s era big band with singer Rosemary Clooney). Art taught me studio percussion techniques, music sight reading, and the business of music. See Michael's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (90)
5 hours tutoring Reading out of 568 hours
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I was a student of Art Peretta, drummer for the Tony Pastor Orchestra (1940s era big band with singer Rosemary Clooney). Art taught me studio percussion techniques, music sight reading, and the business of music. See Michael's full profile

Philip S. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Philip S.
85/hour

Near Acton, MA

Patient and Effective Law Tutor

I am a JD and licensed attorney looking to share my legal, social, government, and history knowledge with students in my area. If you need help with any of these subjects, I will be an excellent teacher of all these subjects, and I am happy to provide a broader base of knowledge that will be greater than your typical... See Philip's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (5)
18 hours tutoring
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I am a JD and licensed attorney looking to share my legal, social, government, and history knowledge with students in my area. If you need help with any of these subjects, I will be an excellent teacher of all these subjects, and I am happy to provide a broader base of knowledge that will be greater than your typical... See Philip's full profile

Ariana L. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ariana L.
90/hour

Near Acton, MA

English Major with 12 Years Teaching Experience

The ACT Reading section focuses less on vocabulary and more on rhetorical strategies than does the Critical Reading of the SAT. I help my students choose from several possible approaches the one that best fits them. I then teach them tricks to tackling the passages with a ready “ear,” as well as how to... See Ariana's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (298)
97 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,403 hours
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The ACT Reading section focuses less on vocabulary and more on rhetorical strategies than does the Critical Reading of the SAT. I help my students choose from several possible approaches the one that best fits them. I then teach them tricks to tackling the passages with a ready “ear,” as well as how to... See Ariana's full profile

Jonathan P. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jonathan P.
90/hour

Near Acton, MA

Articulate Yale Grad with Strengths in STEM Subjects and Humanities

I've found the key skill needed to do well on the (new) SAT reading section is the ability to be flexible in interpreting the passages. This allows a student to spot incorrect answers that may initially be appealing but that are inconsistent with some element of the text (or that are simply not justified by... See Jonathan's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (397)
1,793 hours tutoring
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I've found the key skill needed to do well on the (new) SAT reading section is the ability to be flexible in interpreting the passages. This allows a student to spot incorrect answers that may initially be appealing but that are inconsistent with some element of the text (or that are simply not justified by... See Jonathan's full profile

Emily T. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Emily T.
100/hour

Near Acton, MA

Reading Specialist focusing in Intervention and Enrichment

I am a certified Elementary Teacher in both Massachusetts and Illinois. I have a Master of Art in Teaching in elementary education, and a Master's in Literacy and Specialized Instruction (Reading Specialist degree) from DePaul University. When I'm not teaching I love spending time with my husband, sons... See Emily's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (28)
109 hours tutoring Reading out of 110 hours
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I am a certified Elementary Teacher in both Massachusetts and Illinois. I have a Master of Art in Teaching in elementary education, and a Master's in Literacy and Specialized Instruction (Reading Specialist degree) from DePaul University. When I'm not teaching I love spending time with my husband, sons... See Emily's full profile

Nancy N. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nancy N.
180/hour

Near Acton, MA

Engaged, Experienced Teacher of English, History, AP, Test Prep, ELL

I have taught English at the university level for over ten years and have taught reading comprehension to high school students and middle school students as a private tutor. I have attended professional workshops on developing effective reading strategies for improving comprehension and speed. My work with... See Nancy's full profile

180/hour
5.0 (273)
15 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,018 hours
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I have taught English at the university level for over ten years and have taught reading comprehension to high school students and middle school students as a private tutor. I have attended professional workshops on developing effective reading strategies for improving comprehension and speed. My work with... See Nancy's full profile

Patrick B. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick B.
65/hour

Near Acton, MA

Certified History and Economics Teacher Specializing in AP and Writing

I have tutored a broad range of topics including AP U.S History, AP Economics, World History, Geography, AP U.S. Government, AP Comparative Government, and English. My background as an educator also makes me prepared to teach students critical reading and writing skills. In this vein, I am always willing to... See Patrick's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (38)
182 hours tutoring
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I have tutored a broad range of topics including AP U.S History, AP Economics, World History, Geography, AP U.S. Government, AP Comparative Government, and English. My background as an educator also makes me prepared to teach students critical reading and writing skills. In this vein, I am always willing to... See Patrick's full profile

Saumil D. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Saumil D.
60/hour

Near Acton, MA

Tutor with a PhD and a passion for teaching

I am an experienced college level instructor/tutor who has more than 3 years of experience teaching and a PhD in political science from the University of Missouri. In addition to my teaching background, I have real world experience as a researcher and data analyst and have worked for both state government and a large... See Saumil's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (18)
77 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced college level instructor/tutor who has more than 3 years of experience teaching and a PhD in political science from the University of Missouri. In addition to my teaching background, I have real world experience as a researcher and data analyst and have worked for both state government and a large... See Saumil's full profile

Shalini J. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Shalini J.
85/hour

Near Acton, MA

Personal Statements for College Admissions

I was a classroom assistant/tutor for two years working with third grade students on math, reading, writing and other assignments. I worked with students individually and in groups to help them with their academic studies and had to adapt my teaching style for each student so that the student gained the most... See Shalini's full profile

85/hour
4.7 (13)
20 hours tutoring
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I was a classroom assistant/tutor for two years working with third grade students on math, reading, writing and other assignments. I worked with students individually and in groups to help them with their academic studies and had to adapt my teaching style for each student so that the student gained the most... See Shalini's full profile

Ellen S. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ellen S.
100/hour

Near Acton, MA

Certified Reading Tutor, 15+ Years Experience

I have tutored students in Reading for over 15 years, both privately and for the Lexington Public school system as a Home/Hospital tutor. I truly enjoy and have been fortunate to have helped each student gain confidence in reading, comprehension and analysis, as well as the related skills of phonics... See Ellen's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (510)
55 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,065 hours
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I have tutored students in Reading for over 15 years, both privately and for the Lexington Public school system as a Home/Hospital tutor. I truly enjoy and have been fortunate to have helped each student gain confidence in reading, comprehension and analysis, as well as the related skills of phonics... See Ellen's full profile

A P. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
A P.
50/hour

Near Acton, MA

Proven, Effective Math and Science Tutor

I am extremely passionate about math, science, and engineering (especially chemistry, thermodynamics, and material and energy balances). I also did exceptionally well in both high school and college at history, writing, and reading - I continue to teach all these subjects on a regular basis. I have a fantastic... See A's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (207)
948 hours tutoring
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I am extremely passionate about math, science, and engineering (especially chemistry, thermodynamics, and material and energy balances). I also did exceptionally well in both high school and college at history, writing, and reading - I continue to teach all these subjects on a regular basis. I have a fantastic... See A's full profile

Valerie L. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Valerie L.
95/hour

Near Acton, MA

Results-Producing Career & College Counselor, STEAM Tutor

Do you need a thinking partner, coach, or expert to help inspire and achieve your professional, personal, or academic goals? I can help you with career and life coaching, college counseling, tutoring in STEM subjects, and scientific/technical writing. I support self-awareness and thinking in ways that empower individuals... See Valerie's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (806)
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 5,148 hours
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Do you need a thinking partner, coach, or expert to help inspire and achieve your professional, personal, or academic goals? I can help you with career and life coaching, college counseling, tutoring in STEM subjects, and scientific/technical writing. I support self-awareness and thinking in ways that empower individuals... See Valerie's full profile

Kathryn S. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathryn S.
180/hour

Near Acton, MA

Ivy League test prep tutor - SAT/ACT/GRE/SSAT/ISEE

I have worked with students from grade school through high school on better, more effective ways to read, and the best ways to approach reading comprehension questions. I talk with students about how to determine main idea and author's purpose and tone. We also discuss how to handle detail and... See Kathryn's full profile

180/hour
4.9 (654)
75 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,728 hours
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I have worked with students from grade school through high school on better, more effective ways to read, and the best ways to approach reading comprehension questions. I talk with students about how to determine main idea and author's purpose and tone. We also discuss how to handle detail and... See Kathryn's full profile

Cindy S. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cindy S.
80/hour

Near Acton, MA

Patient ESL tutor specializing in adults

After earning a TOEFL certificate years ago, I began teaching English as a Second Language to individuals and small groups. I create fun and interactive lessons, giving an opportunity at each lesson to practice speaking, writing, reading, and listening. My specialty is teaching adults. See Cindy's full profile

80/hour
4.8 (9)
13 hours tutoring
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After earning a TOEFL certificate years ago, I began teaching English as a Second Language to individuals and small groups. I create fun and interactive lessons, giving an opportunity at each lesson to practice speaking, writing, reading, and listening. My specialty is teaching adults. See Cindy's full profile

Jack B. Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jack B.
100/hour

Acton, MA

Experienced Ivy League Test-Prep Tutor and College Admissions Advisor

I have over three decades of experience teaching students how to improve their reading comprehension skills and how to prepare for virtually every standardized exam that assesses reading and writing aptitude. I have tutored students in grammar, proofreading, and essay organization, as well as in making... See Jack's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (98)
7 hours tutoring Reading out of 442 hours
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I have over three decades of experience teaching students how to improve their reading comprehension skills and how to prepare for virtually every standardized exam that assesses reading and writing aptitude. I have tutored students in grammar, proofreading, and essay organization, as well as in making... See Jack's full profile

Rachel P. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rachel P.
45/hour

Near Acton, MA

Harvard Graduate in Literature with 5+ Years of Tutoring Experience

I majored in History & Literature at Harvard, and while there I worked with my peers to help them read faster and with better comprehension. I received a perfect score on the Reading section of the SAT, and a 5 on both the English Language Arts and English Literature AP Exams. I have completed... See Rachel's full profile

45/hour
4.8 (11)
11 hours tutoring Reading out of 24 hours
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I majored in History & Literature at Harvard, and while there I worked with my peers to help them read faster and with better comprehension. I received a perfect score on the Reading section of the SAT, and a 5 on both the English Language Arts and English Literature AP Exams. I have completed... See Rachel's full profile

Annie P. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Annie P.
100/hour

Near Acton, MA

I have been 20 years teaching in public school, K-2.

I have taught Wilson Fundations phonics program, Project Read, Lucy Calkins Units of Study Writing program, and Guided Reading. See Annie's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (1)
35 hours tutoring Reading out of 35 hours
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I have taught Wilson Fundations phonics program, Project Read, Lucy Calkins Units of Study Writing program, and Guided Reading. See Annie's full profile

Anna C. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anna C.
268/hour

Near Acton, MA

SAT Reading Expert

I have over 10 years of experience helping students raise their SAT scores by hundreds of points! I can't wait to help you achieve a higher score! See Anna's full profile

268/hour
5.0 (1090)
2,451 hours tutoring
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I have over 10 years of experience helping students raise their SAT scores by hundreds of points! I can't wait to help you achieve a higher score! See Anna's full profile

Elizabeth S. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elizabeth S.
80/hour

Near Acton, MA

Patient, Supportive Writing Tutor, Editor, and College/Career Adviser

I am a full-time career adviser, as well as an attorney, a veteran, and a patient listener ready to help you meet your goals! I graduated magna cum laude from Wellesley College and earned my law degree from UCLA. Over the years (and on both coasts), I have primarily tutored high school students in writing, English,... See Elizabeth's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (65)
194 hours tutoring
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I am a full-time career adviser, as well as an attorney, a veteran, and a patient listener ready to help you meet your goals! I graduated magna cum laude from Wellesley College and earned my law degree from UCLA. Over the years (and on both coasts), I have primarily tutored high school students in writing, English,... See Elizabeth's full profile

Jeremy S. Near Acton, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeremy S.
75/hour

Near Acton, MA

Tutoring for English: Writing, Reading, TOEFL, IELTS, SSAT, ISEE, SAT

I am an avid reader in both English and Spanish. Throughout my decade of experience as an ESL teacher, I have coached my students on reading strategies, comprehension review, pronunciation, scanning for information, and many other skills for both fictional and non-fictional/informational text. See Jeremy's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (295)
205 hours tutoring Reading out of 1,181 hours
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I am an avid reader in both English and Spanish. Throughout my decade of experience as an ESL teacher, I have coached my students on reading strategies, comprehension review, pronunciation, scanning for information, and many other skills for both fictional and non-fictional/informational text. See Jeremy's full profile

Matthew B. Near Acton, MA, available for in-person tutoring
Matthew B.
50/hour

Near Acton, MA

Academic tutor and Private athletic coach

Currently, I am in my fourth year as a 5th grade teacher. Helping all students to build confidence and feel successful is something that I feel passionate about. Curiosity drives me in many aspects of my life but it is especially important in helping others to learn. I hope to be curious about each student I work with... See Matthew's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (28)
48 hours tutoring
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Currently, I am in my fourth year as a 5th grade teacher. Helping all students to build confidence and feel successful is something that I feel passionate about. Curiosity drives me in many aspects of my life but it is especially important in helping others to learn. I hope to be curious about each student I work with... See Matthew's full profile

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