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The Best Writing Tutors in Amherst, MA

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Jeremiah W.
35/hour

Amherst, MA

Master's Degree in English with 5+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have taught writing to all levels of students - from high school to collegiate - and have experience with multiple types of writing including, but not limited to: essays, composition, lit theory, general academic writing,... read more

35/hour
5.0 (55)
132 hours tutoring Writing out of 143 hours
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I have taught writing to all levels of students - from high school to collegiate - and have experience with multiple types of writing including, but not limited to: essays, composition, lit theory, general academic writing,... read more

David M.
60/hour

Amherst, MA

Experienced educator/tutor - career advising, development & planning

I have been designing websites since 1995. I write the html and/or use a content creator such as Dreamweaver/Firefox and other such tools. I have extensive knowledge in Photoshop too and use CS5 as my current platform. read more

60/hour
4.7 (18)
14 hours tutoring Writing out of 120 hours
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I have been designing websites since 1995. I write the html and/or use a content creator such as Dreamweaver/Firefox and other such tools. I have extensive knowledge in Photoshop too and use CS5 as my current platform. read more

Cielo S.
35/hour

Amherst, MA

Passionate and Positive Science, Engineering, and Math Tutor

Hi there, I'm Cielo! I graduated with honors with a Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry, and a minor in Environmental Studies. Currently, I am a Ph.D. student at UMass Amherst studying Environmental Engineering. During my time in college, the most... read more

35/hour
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Hi there, I'm Cielo! I graduated with honors with a Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry, and a minor in Environmental Studies. Currently, I am a Ph.D. student at UMass Amherst studying Environmental Engineering. During my time in college, the most... read more

Kimberly M.
60/hour

Amherst, MA

Knowledgeable Math, ESL, Behavioral, Core, SAT, SSAT, and K-6 Tutor

I have tutored many students for the SAT. The highest score increases were in the Writing Section, followed by the Math, and ending with the Reading Section. On average, my students' scores increased by 80 points within 3 months. read more

60/hour
5.0 (41)
121 hours tutoring
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I have tutored many students for the SAT. The highest score increases were in the Writing Section, followed by the Math, and ending with the Reading Section. On average, my students' scores increased by 80 points within 3 months. read more

Sheila A.
50/hour

Amherst, MA

Tutoring Philosophy

I've been teaching writing for the last 30 plus years. Novelist/Writer/Essayist/Educator A non-ethnocentric and metaphysical novel revering humanity/the human family and global peace; researched peace issues... read more

50/hour
3 hours tutoring
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I've been teaching writing for the last 30 plus years. Novelist/Writer/Essayist/Educator A non-ethnocentric and metaphysical novel revering humanity/the human family and global peace; researched peace issues... read more

Kimberly P.
50/hour

Amherst, MA

English Teacher/ESL/Current PhD student in Teacher Education

I have an MA in TESOL and a BA in English and Secondary Education. I absolutely love connecting with students via literature and writing! I definitely miss being in the classroom and am looking to work with students who want to improve... read more

50/hour
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I have an MA in TESOL and a BA in English and Secondary Education. I absolutely love connecting with students via literature and writing! I definitely miss being in the classroom and am looking to work with students who want to improve... read more

Simon L.
50/hour

Amherst, MA

Veteran high school history, social studies, and writing teacher.

The part of my job that I enjoy most is working one-on-one with students to improve their understanding of history and social science content, their academic research, and their writing skills. I've been teaching writing to... read more

50/hour
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The part of my job that I enjoy most is working one-on-one with students to improve their understanding of history and social science content, their academic research, and their writing skills. I've been teaching writing to... read more

Elizabeth B.
60/hour

Northampton, MA

Experienced English and Writing Teacher/ Organizational Coach

I have taught ESL at a strong independent school, as well as creative writing in high schools and at Smith College. I'm Harvard-educated (undergraduate and graduate). My tutoring style is informal and connective, supportive and... read more

60/hour
5.0 (31)
55 hours tutoring Writing out of 64 hours
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I have taught ESL at a strong independent school, as well as creative writing in high schools and at Smith College. I'm Harvard-educated (undergraduate and graduate). My tutoring style is informal and connective, supportive and... read more

Steve C.
48/hour

South Deerfield, MA

Years of experience making math, writing and music fun

I have always enjoyed writing, and taken every opportunity to explore a variety of subjects. While in college, I had a month column in the campus newspaper. For several years, I wrote how-to articles for a British software journal. While a... read more

48/hour
4.7 (68)
28 hours tutoring Writing out of 320 hours
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I have always enjoyed writing, and taken every opportunity to explore a variety of subjects. While in college, I had a month column in the campus newspaper. For several years, I wrote how-to articles for a British software journal. While a... read more

Christine M.
50/hour

Easthampton, MA

Experienced College Teaching Assistant Specializing in Writing

In addition to my college teaching assistant experience, I also was a 2nd grade assistant and a 9th grade English assistant. I enjoy writing, literature and anything regarding history, law and public affairs. I have experience working... read more

50/hour
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In addition to my college teaching assistant experience, I also was a 2nd grade assistant and a 9th grade English assistant. I enjoy writing, literature and anything regarding history, law and public affairs. I have experience working... read more

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