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Andi C.
45/hour

Somerville, MA

Test Prep, Reading, Writing, Formal Logic Tutoring

My first BA degree is in English where the focus is on literature and writing skills. I also earned a BA and MA in philosophy with my primary area of interest is in philosophy of language. This area of the field has a lot of overlap with linguistics. Throughout my career and work experience I have helped people... read more

45/hour
4.5 (8)
16 hours tutoring
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My first BA degree is in English where the focus is on literature and writing skills. I also earned a BA and MA in philosophy with my primary area of interest is in philosophy of language. This area of the field has a lot of overlap with linguistics. Throughout my career and work experience I have helped people... read more

Sean G.
75/hour

Near Somerville, MA

Philosophy PhD tutoring SAT Test Prep (Math, Reading, Writing)

My educational ideals are Socratic; I believe that teaching is not just about conveying information, but rather it is about relating to the student in a meaningful way. I am an experienced tutor in a variety of areas including Math, English, Foreign Languages and Test Prep. For Mathematics, I am available to... read more

75/hour
5.0 (126)
110 hours tutoring English out of 676 hours
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My educational ideals are Socratic; I believe that teaching is not just about conveying information, but rather it is about relating to the student in a meaningful way. I am an experienced tutor in a variety of areas including Math, English, Foreign Languages and Test Prep. For Mathematics, I am available to... read more

Robert C.
75/hour

Near Somerville, MA

Italian and Spanish teacher

I am a native Bostonian, and I have been teaching foreign languages to students since 1997. In the process, I found that I was helping students learn English grammar. I have taught on the college level (St. John's Seminary College, Brighton, MA; Wheaton College, Norton, MA; and Emmanuel College, Boston, MA)... read more

75/hour
5.0 (237)
9 hours tutoring English out of 874 hours
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I am a native Bostonian, and I have been teaching foreign languages to students since 1997. In the process, I found that I was helping students learn English grammar. I have taught on the college level (St. John's Seminary College, Brighton, MA; Wheaton College, Norton, MA; and Emmanuel College, Boston, MA)... read more

Ethan J.
199/hour

Near Somerville, MA

Award-Winning Harvard PhD Student Tutoring all ACT Sections

Depending on the student, my tutoring may consist of concept review, test taking strategy, practice drills and more. I believe strongly in using questions from actual ACT exams, including the English section, as it enables my students to become familiar with the way questions are asked on the actual exam. read more

199/hour
5.0 (811)
2,056 hours tutoring
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Depending on the student, my tutoring may consist of concept review, test taking strategy, practice drills and more. I believe strongly in using questions from actual ACT exams, including the English section, as it enables my students to become familiar with the way questions are asked on the actual exam. read more

Anna C.
268/hour

Near Somerville, MA

ACT English Expert

I have over 10 years of experience helping students raise their ACT scores by as many as 6 points! I can't wait to help you achieve a higher score! read more

268/hour
5.0 (786)
10 hours tutoring English out of 2,098 hours
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I have over 10 years of experience helping students raise their ACT scores by as many as 6 points! I can't wait to help you achieve a higher score! read more

Debra J.
75/hour

Somerville, MA

Experienced and Effective ELA/Writing/Editing Tutor

As your tutor, I will enable you to develop confidence in and mastery of English language skills, including grammar, sentence structure, proofreading, all forms of writing, understanding and analyzing literature and nonfiction, and ESL/ESOL. In college, I majored in English and graduated summa cum... read more

75/hour
5.0 (4)
4 hours tutoring
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As your tutor, I will enable you to develop confidence in and mastery of English language skills, including grammar, sentence structure, proofreading, all forms of writing, understanding and analyzing literature and nonfiction, and ESL/ESOL. In college, I majored in English and graduated summa cum... read more

Rebecca C.
45/hour

Near Somerville, MA

English tutor with B.A.

I have always earned excellent grades in English courses in school, including at the college level. I received awards for my writing in 4H fair competitions. I have a TEFL certification. I have several years of experience teaching English, including in a learning center that provided extra reading and... read more

45/hour
4.0 (3)
10 hours tutoring
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I have always earned excellent grades in English courses in school, including at the college level. I received awards for my writing in 4H fair competitions. I have a TEFL certification. I have several years of experience teaching English, including in a learning center that provided extra reading and... read more

Victoria C.
75/hour

Near Somerville, MA

Experienced and Skilled English Tutor

I received the English award in my senior year of high school. This award was given to only one student in the graduating class! In college I wrote many papers and essays, all of which received A or A- grades. In addition, I have experience teaching illiterate teens and adults to read and write. read more

75/hour
5.0 (7)
13 hours tutoring English out of 17 hours
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I received the English award in my senior year of high school. This award was given to only one student in the graduating class! In college I wrote many papers and essays, all of which received A or A- grades. In addition, I have experience teaching illiterate teens and adults to read and write. read more

Teddi D.
40/hour

Near Somerville, MA

MA Elementary Educ. Fortes: English, Reading, Writing. Teach all ages.

Licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, I have an MA in Elementary Education from Salem State University. I taught at St. Joseph's in Salem. read more

40/hour
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Licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, I have an MA in Elementary Education from Salem State University. I taught at St. Joseph's in Salem. read more

Serena C.
100/hour

Near Somerville, 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 students, both native and non-native English speakers. I love to nurture... read more

100/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 students, both native and non-native English speakers. I love to nurture... read more

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Somerville English Tutors Cost $35 - 55 per hour on average

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