Find English tutors in Alexandria, VA

Pay-as-you-go private English tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best English Tutors in Alexandria, VA

208 Alexandria private English tutors / Find the best local English tutor in Alexandria

See more experts ›
Pamela N.
40/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

English language and literature tutor

I have taught English (writing, literature) at the university level for over 20 years. read more

40/hour
5.0 (664)
2,705 hours tutoring English out of 2,793 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have taught English (writing, literature) at the university level for over 20 years. read more

Monique J.
40/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

English Literature, Grammar, Writing, and Reading Tutor

I have gotten my Bachelors degree in English and Human Relations. Also, I am currently getting my Masters degree in English from Bowie State University. I hope to have it by May of 2016 or 2017. read more

40/hour
5.0 (7)
10 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have gotten my Bachelors degree in English and Human Relations. Also, I am currently getting my Masters degree in English from Bowie State University. I hope to have it by May of 2016 or 2017. read more

Sarah H.
80/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Ivy League Tutor Specializing in Essay Writing and College Apps

Hello! My name is Sarah and I am a rising senior at Cornell University studying English and Government with a minor in Law & Society. My acceptance to Cornell is a result of a strong high school GPA, impressive test scores, and interesting extracurricular activities (such as playing violin competitively). As a... read more

80/hour
5.0 (9)
4 hours tutoring English out of 21 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hello! My name is Sarah and I am a rising senior at Cornell University studying English and Government with a minor in Law & Society. My acceptance to Cornell is a result of a strong high school GPA, impressive test scores, and interesting extracurricular activities (such as playing violin competitively). As a... read more

Kelly J.
30/hour

Alexandria, VA

Math, Science, and Writing Tutor

I offer online tutoring for a range of topics including math from an elementary level up to calculus, middle and high school chemistry and physics, and essay writing for English and history classes. In high school, I took many AP classes including AP Language and Composition, Literature, Calculus BC, Statistics,... read more

30/hour
4.9 (182)
14 hours tutoring English out of 568 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I offer online tutoring for a range of topics including math from an elementary level up to calculus, middle and high school chemistry and physics, and essay writing for English and history classes. In high school, I took many AP classes including AP Language and Composition, Literature, Calculus BC, Statistics,... read more

Yuval L.
40/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Passionate Tutor Specializing in Writing, Reading, and English

Although I don't have formal tutoring experience, I have mentored younger students throughout my time in school. I helped younger classmates learning English as a second language, read books with kids who had developmental disabilities, and edited many of my classmate's essays throughout high school and... read more

40/hour
3 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Although I don't have formal tutoring experience, I have mentored younger students throughout my time in school. I helped younger classmates learning English as a second language, read books with kids who had developmental disabilities, and edited many of my classmate's essays throughout high school and... read more

Sharon E.
40/hour

Alexandria, VA

English All-Star

I am a native speaker who got straight 'A's all through 16 years of schooling; I have strong grammar and syntax skills, honed by years of proofreading and copy editing; I have a robust vocabulary and writing skills. read more

40/hour
5.0 (104)
74 hours tutoring English out of 341 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a native speaker who got straight 'A's all through 16 years of schooling; I have strong grammar and syntax skills, honed by years of proofreading and copy editing; I have a robust vocabulary and writing skills. read more

Don T.
90/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

BA in English with 40+ Years of Writing and Editing Experience.

I have a BA in English literature and an MA in journalism. In addition, I have more than 45 years of experience in writing and editing documents written in English. That writing and exiting experience ranges from news releases and simple consumer-oriented documents to articles and papers for professionals... read more

90/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have a BA in English literature and an MA in journalism. In addition, I have more than 45 years of experience in writing and editing documents written in English. That writing and exiting experience ranges from news releases and simple consumer-oriented documents to articles and papers for professionals... read more

Ruth S.
60/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Certified Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages

I was certified in 2014 as a Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages by Oxford Seminars. I have been working with international graduate students who are in the United State to study a wide range of subjects, including Architecture, Business Administration, Economics and Statistics. I work with students... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1292)
22 hours tutoring English out of 3,409 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I was certified in 2014 as a Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages by Oxford Seminars. I have been working with international graduate students who are in the United State to study a wide range of subjects, including Architecture, Business Administration, Economics and Statistics. I work with students... read more

Shelley G.
110/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

25+Years as a Teacher, Lawyer, Writer and Coach

I graduated with honors from Tulane University in English and Theater; and from Loyola University Law School with a special award for my work in Comparative Law. While my practice has mainly consisted of one-to-one coaching, I've also worked with small businesses and federal agencies to improve their... read more

110/hour
5.0 (645)
182 hours tutoring English out of 1,356 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I graduated with honors from Tulane University in English and Theater; and from Loyola University Law School with a special award for my work in Comparative Law. While my practice has mainly consisted of one-to-one coaching, I've also worked with small businesses and federal agencies to improve their... read more

L Alicia D.
45/hour

Near Alexandria, VA

Internationally Recognized & Respected American English Tutor

I have tutored children and teens in English, both for standardized tests and for English coursework requiring initiative, imagination, and reflection. With four degrees from three countries, I am proficient in both American and British English and their teaching. Whether you are interested in... read more

45/hour
4.9 (60)
47 hours tutoring English out of 179 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have tutored children and teens in English, both for standardized tests and for English coursework requiring initiative, imagination, and reflection. With four degrees from three countries, I am proficient in both American and British English and their teaching. Whether you are interested in... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private English tutoring lessons

Alexandria English Tutors Cost $30 - 55 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Alexandria English tutor? Alexandria English tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$20 $72
$30
$55

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets