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The Best Writing Tutors in Boston, MA

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Samantha F.
65/hour

Near Boston, MA

Fulbright Scholar, 5+ Years Experience Tutoring ISEE/SSAT

I have tutored middle school students in the SSAT/ISEE for five years. I assess students' needs and work with them individually to improve vocabulary, reading comprehension, writing skills, and quantitative ability. I meet students both in home and remotely. read more

65/hour
4.9 (136)
9 hours tutoring Writing out of 278 hours
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I have tutored middle school students in the SSAT/ISEE for five years. I assess students' needs and work with them individually to improve vocabulary, reading comprehension, writing skills, and quantitative ability. I meet students both in home and remotely. read more

Pamela H.
90/hour

Near Boston, MA

Experienced teacher supports student success in skill building

Paragraphs are then built into the standard five paragraph essay from which longer writing is built. Writing is based on reading selections, videos and general fund of knowledge enhanced by research. Creative work is also done to balance formulaic writing with more free individual expression. read more

90/hour
5.0 (2030)
3,272 hours tutoring Writing out of 9,644 hours
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Paragraphs are then built into the standard five paragraph essay from which longer writing is built. Writing is based on reading selections, videos and general fund of knowledge enhanced by research. Creative work is also done to balance formulaic writing with more free individual expression. read more

Jane P.
160/hour

Boston, MA

Phillips Exeter Academy English teacher & college essay coach

I've been an English instructor at Philips Exeter Academy's summer school program since 2010, teaching essay writing, creative writing, grammar and ESL courses. I've worked with students of all ages on writing assignments of all kinds--research papers, college essays, technical... read more

160/hour
4.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring Writing out of 5 hours
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I've been an English instructor at Philips Exeter Academy's summer school program since 2010, teaching essay writing, creative writing, grammar and ESL courses. I've worked with students of all ages on writing assignments of all kinds--research papers, college essays, technical... read more

Eric W.
45/hour

Boston, MA

Author of 18 books, brings history alive, inspires

44 books, 10 completed last year, about 4 million words published, a booklet sold age 10, others each spring ages 17 to 19, nationally published historical essay age 18, front page national news story age 20. I enjoy writing and type blind - I usually go through a keyboard every other year. During Covid I... read more

45/hour
5.0 (7)
11 hours tutoring
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44 books, 10 completed last year, about 4 million words published, a booklet sold age 10, others each spring ages 17 to 19, nationally published historical essay age 18, front page national news story age 20. I enjoy writing and type blind - I usually go through a keyboard every other year. During Covid I... read more

Anna C.
268/hour

Near Boston, MA

SAT/ACT Prep Expert. 10 Years Experience. 99th Percentile Scorers

I have helped hundreds students boost their SAT & ACT scores! Many of my students now attend schools including Yale, Cornell, and the U.S. Naval Academy. These results come from hundreds of hours of experience breaking down SAT and ACT problems into simple, easy-to-understand steps. During my lessons, I use prompting... read more

268/hour
5.0 (782)
106 hours tutoring Writing out of 2,095 hours
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I have helped hundreds students boost their SAT & ACT scores! Many of my students now attend schools including Yale, Cornell, and the U.S. Naval Academy. These results come from hundreds of hours of experience breaking down SAT and ACT problems into simple, easy-to-understand steps. During my lessons, I use prompting... read more

Ethan J.
199/hour

Near Boston, MA

Harvard PhD Student Tutoring SAT Math, Writing and Reading

In high school, I took the SAT without studying and scored 800 on reading and 700 on math. Since then, I've taken the GRE (the SAT for graduate students) and scored 95+% for reading, math, and writing. (165/170, 167/170, 5.0/6.0). Students who work with me for around a month typically see score... read more

199/hour
5.0 (808)
2,055 hours tutoring
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In high school, I took the SAT without studying and scored 800 on reading and 700 on math. Since then, I've taken the GRE (the SAT for graduate students) and scored 95+% for reading, math, and writing. (165/170, 167/170, 5.0/6.0). Students who work with me for around a month typically see score... read more

Elle A.
90/hour

Boston, MA

Harvard Graduate Specializing in Writing and Admissions Essays

Given my area of expertise, I take on competitive undergrad and grad admissions essays. I teach exceptionally strong writing skills and assist with complex papers (including structuring, editing and citation). A dedicated, skilled tutor can bring students light years ahead in their writing. I have quickly... read more

90/hour
5.0 (101)
19 hours tutoring Writing out of 371 hours
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Given my area of expertise, I take on competitive undergrad and grad admissions essays. I teach exceptionally strong writing skills and assist with complex papers (including structuring, editing and citation). A dedicated, skilled tutor can bring students light years ahead in their writing. I have quickly... read more

Mary M.
100/hour

Boston, MA

Mary M - Harvard Med Student, Application Consultant

Hello! My name is Mary, I graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors degree in biology and Spanish from the University of Pittsburgh. During my time there, I spent a year at the University of Cambridge in England, studying medicine as one of the only Americans there. After graduating, I started as a first-year student at... read more

100/hour
5.0 (2)
2 hours tutoring
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Hello! My name is Mary, I graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors degree in biology and Spanish from the University of Pittsburgh. During my time there, I spent a year at the University of Cambridge in England, studying medicine as one of the only Americans there. After graduating, I started as a first-year student at... read more

Skylar F.
50/hour

Boston, MA

Ace your college essays and writing assignments!

I have a Master's degree from Cornell University and graduated from my undergraduate studies a semester early. I have an extensive writing background as a journalism major, writer for my university's newspaper, and recipient of a fellowship in journalism. I specialize in essay writing, for college... read more

50/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring Writing out of 15 hours
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I have a Master's degree from Cornell University and graduated from my undergraduate studies a semester early. I have an extensive writing background as a journalism major, writer for my university's newspaper, and recipient of a fellowship in journalism. I specialize in essay writing, for college... read more

James H.
65/hour

Near Boston, MA

James H Tutor, Editor, Writing coach

After graduating, I made a professional career working in the film and media business for non-profit as well as for corporate audiences. I now work fulltime as an English tutor, editor, and writing coach for clients of all ages. Elementary, middle school, and high school students I help students with the full... read more

65/hour
5.0 (79)
7 hours tutoring Writing out of 336 hours
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After graduating, I made a professional career working in the film and media business for non-profit as well as for corporate audiences. I now work fulltime as an English tutor, editor, and writing coach for clients of all ages. Elementary, middle school, and high school students I help students with the full... read more

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