13 ACT English Tutors Found Near Lowell, MA



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Jack B.

ACT English Tutor

Acton, MA 01720

Will travel 25 miles

$150 per hour.

4.97 67 ratings

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Experienced Ivy League Test-Prep Tutor and College Admissions Advisor

I have personally tutored, over the course of three decades, hundreds of students in ACT English, in addition to tutoring students in reading comprehension (including ACT Reading and SAT Critical Reading) for virtually every college and graduate-level standardized exam administered during that time. In addition to attaining verbal scores in the top 1% on standardized exams, including a perfect score of 800 on the GRE's verbal section, I have developed a proven approach to test preparation that easily adapts a student's unique strengths and weaknesses to the demands of the exam. Based on th [more]


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Robert Z.

ACT English Tutor

Andover, MA 01810

Will travel 15 miles

$70 per hour.

4.96 1004 ratings

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Enthusiastic Explainer: Physics & Math

The first ACT challenge is the English section. Improving passages with grammatical errors, problems with sentence structure, usage issues, or improper punctuation is a skill that can be mastered with practice. Cutting out words to reveal the skeletal structure of a sentence is often the quickest and surest way to correct grammar. When the excess is stripped away, bad grammar that's left will sound wrong. Slightly more difficult is the analysis of overall essay structure and rhetorical style. My tutoring for this portion of the ACT would progress from the mechanical skills to the style c [more]


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Kateri C.

ACT English Tutor

Woburn, MA 01801

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

4.84 90 ratings

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Creative Thinking & Action, High Intelligence, Organized

Dr. Kateri C. holds degrees from Johns Hopkins University, Boston University, Peabody Conservatory, and Guildhall School in London. Concurrent to writing her dissertation on the development of musical orthography prior to 1700, Kateri established an outreach program taking music to patients and staff at BMC. Kateri has taught and tutored in a variety of settings since 2006. Her classroom teaching has ranged from classes dedicated to SAT preparation to college credit skill-based learning. Her ... [more]


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Kristin F.

ACT English Tutor

Andover, MA 01810

Will travel 20 miles

$60 per hour.

4.97 88 ratings

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Reading, Writing and Thinking!!! Test Taking Strategies...

Greetings! If academic autonomy is what you seek for your child, I?m your teacher! No matter what I am teaching -- test taking strategies, vocabulary attainment, reading techniques, grammar acquisition, or writing methodologies -- my focus is always to assist my student in gaining the skills that he/she needs to think more for him/herself! I completed my MAT in English from Tufts University and gained teaching experience in both the private and public sectors, instructing SAT English,... [more]


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Jessica A.

ACT English Tutor

Andover, MA 01810

Will travel 10 miles

$80 per hour.

4.91 11 ratings

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Experienced, CT certified, student-centered English tutor

My name is Jessica, and I am a private tutor and CT certified classroom English teacher with experience teaching and tutoring K-12, college, and adult students. My love of teaching comes from a passion for reading and writing and a compassion for helping others become confident and successful learners. I am a certified English teacher with nine years of classroom experience in middle school and high school settings. In addition to working in the classroom setting, I have experience tutoring... [more]


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Jason L.

ACT English Tutor

Acton, MA 01720

Will travel 15 miles

$60 per hour.

4.96 103 ratings

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20+ years of math/science/test prep experience

I have been working as a tutor at many Boston-area public and private schools, including: Winchester, Lexington, Newton, Wellesley public schools; BB+N, St. Mark's, Brooks, Rivers, Commonwealth. Much of my experience has been with high-functioning students with learning differences (dyslexia, Asperger's, ADHD, etc.), working to help them find ways to apply their strengths to the areas of concern. I have tutored high school math + science coursework, as well as general executive functioning, a... [more]


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John M.

ACT English Tutor

Chelmsford, MA 01824

Will travel 12 miles

$55 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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"He taught me that writing is easy!"

I am a professional published writer (articles and books) with solid journalism credentials (nominated for a Pulitzer Prize) . I became a writing teacher about 20 years ago and discovered I had real skill and gift for it. Students loved learning to write with me. I have taught college-level and professional writing for 20 years, most of it in freshman writing courses. My students give me fine evaluations. What I love to hear most is: "You make it so simple!" Writing is simple, and almo... [more]


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Diana M.

ACT English Tutor

Pelham, NH 03076

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 12 ratings

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Experienced English Teacher with Expertise in Literature Instruction

Hello! I have worked as a high school English teacher for the past two decades, specializing in 10th and 12th grade writing and literature instruction, including honors and AP English. I have extensive experience working one-on-one with students to improve their reading comprehension and writing abilities, including preparation for standardized tests such as the SAT and MCAS. As an instructor of 12th graders, I have had great success guiding students in writing The College Essay -- from a... [more]


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Karen S.

ACT English Tutor

Hudson, NH 03051

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

4.89 378 ratings

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SAT, ACT, HSPT, SSAT, ISEE test prep, in person or online, all ages

I have been professionally trained on all aspects of the ACT. I have taught numerous students over the past three plus years in one-on-one, classroom and online settings. I have also taught several ACT classes at a private preparatory school in Massachusetts, to national and international students, as a summer workshop series in order to ready these students for their ACT exam in the fall. We studied test tips, strategies, learning processes, practice drills and practice tests to hone their essay writing, grammar, science and reading comprehension skills. This involves teaching critical thi [more]


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Katie W.

ACT English Tutor

Pelham, NH 03076

Will travel 12 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 3 ratings

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Experienced teacher and tutor with degrees in Education

Sometimes all it takes to achieve a goal is someone to come alongside and help; that is my mission as a tutor. With both an undergraduate as well as a master's degree in education, my experience ranges across a wide spectrum, both of student personality types as well as specific academic goals. Using the analogy of a sports coach, I will instruct, encourage, and critique students in their progress toward their goals. My tutoring skill set includes SAT and ACT prep (math, verbal, and writi... [more]