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The Best English Tutors in Massachusetts

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Sarah F.
65/hour

Ipswich, MA

B.A. cum laude in English Literature from Mount Holyoke College

I have written essays on American and English literature for my undergraduate degree at Mount Holyoke College, where I wrote an honors thesis on Vladimir Nabokov. I also did graduate work at Harvard, where I wrote papers analyzing the work... read more

65/hour
4.9 (45)
148 hours tutoring English out of 206 hours
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I have written essays on American and English literature for my undergraduate degree at Mount Holyoke College, where I wrote an honors thesis on Vladimir Nabokov. I also did graduate work at Harvard, where I wrote papers analyzing the work... read more

Serena C.
90/hour

Lexington, MA

Experienced, MA certified retired teacher

My undergraduate degree was in literature, and I have a depth and breadth of knowledge in English and American literature, as well as European and Russian literature. My work as a reading specialist has enriched my ability to teach all... read more

90/hour
5.0 (6)
10 hours tutoring English out of 16 hours
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My undergraduate degree was in literature, and I have a depth and breadth of knowledge in English and American literature, as well as European and Russian literature. My work as a reading specialist has enriched my ability to teach all... read more

Sara S.
50/hour

Feeding Hills, MA

Middle and High School reading, writing, and test prep tutor

As a current middle school English teacher and previously a high school English teacher with a certification to teach English grades 7-12, I have taken the Praxis II exam for English content and essays. I have worked... read more

50/hour
4.9 (73)
21 hours tutoring English out of 249 hours
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As a current middle school English teacher and previously a high school English teacher with a certification to teach English grades 7-12, I have taken the Praxis II exam for English content and essays. I have worked... read more

A P.
50/hour

Marlborough, MA

Proven, Effective Math and Science Tutor

I earned a 5 on the AP English Language and Composition examination two years ago and also earned an A in the corresponding class as well as all other English and history subjects in high school. I frequently write scientific papers... read more

50/hour
4.9 (173)
11 hours tutoring English out of 841 hours
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I earned a 5 on the AP English Language and Composition examination two years ago and also earned an A in the corresponding class as well as all other English and history subjects in high school. I frequently write scientific papers... read more

Anthony C.
80/hour

Somerville, MA

Certified English Teacher for all things reading and writing

I have a Bachelor's degree in English and my experience as an English teacher gives me perspective on what teachers and professors look for. read more

80/hour
4 hours tutoring English out of 4 hours
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I have a Bachelor's degree in English and my experience as an English teacher gives me perspective on what teachers and professors look for. read more

Debra J.
75/hour

Somerville, MA

Experienced and Effective ELA/Writing/Editing Tutor

I LOVE teaching people of all ages to gain mastery in the English language. Whether you need help with essay writing or other ELA assignments, or you face the challenge of learning English as a new language, you will improve your... read more

75/hour
5.0 (4)
4 hours tutoring
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I LOVE teaching people of all ages to gain mastery in the English language. Whether you need help with essay writing or other ELA assignments, or you face the challenge of learning English as a new language, you will improve your... read more

Milton P.
40/hour

Boston, MA

Experienced tutor for all kinds of writing

Hello! My name is Milton and I'd like to help you with whatever writing project you're working on! I am a summa cum laude graduate of Northeastern University with a degree in journalism and political science. While there, I served as... read more

40/hour
5.0 (20)
6 hours tutoring English out of 45 hours
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Hello! My name is Milton and I'd like to help you with whatever writing project you're working on! I am a summa cum laude graduate of Northeastern University with a degree in journalism and political science. While there, I served as... read more

Melanie P.
60/hour

Mansfield, MA

Experienced AP English Teacher & College Essay/AP/SAT/ACT Tutor

If you are looking for an experienced and writing test prep (AP, SAT, ACT, PSAT, GRE, etc.) or college essay tutor, then look no further! I hold a Bachelor's and Master's degree in English and am currently working towards my... read more

60/hour
5.0 (24)
29 hours tutoring English out of 50 hours
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If you are looking for an experienced and writing test prep (AP, SAT, ACT, PSAT, GRE, etc.) or college essay tutor, then look no further! I hold a Bachelor's and Master's degree in English and am currently working towards my... read more

Nancy N.
180/hour

Lexington, MA

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

At Brandeis University, I taught English to English language learners, both graduate and undergraduate, specifically focused on argumentative writing and reading comprehension. At Gordon College, I taught English at all... read more

180/hour
5.0 (271)
203 hours tutoring English out of 989 hours
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At Brandeis University, I taught English to English language learners, both graduate and undergraduate, specifically focused on argumentative writing and reading comprehension. At Gordon College, I taught English at all... read more

Eva V.
60/hour

Somerville, MA

English Writing, Literature, and Film Studies Tutor

In addition, I am an experienced writer of both academic and professional works and enjoy helping students structure, support, and clarify their writing and understanding of English grammar and style. I have worked with teens and adult... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring English out of 3 hours
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In addition, I am an experienced writer of both academic and professional works and enjoy helping students structure, support, and clarify their writing and understanding of English grammar and style. I have worked with teens and adult... read more

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