13 ACT English Tutors Found Near Lowell, MA



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Laura C.

ACT English Tutor

Andover, MA 01810

Will travel 15 miles

$65 per hour.

4.93 138 ratings

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Licensed ELA Teacher offering Reading, Writing, and Test Prep Tutoring

I am a licensed English Teacher with 11+ years experience tutoring students in reading, writing, standardized test preparation, and college essays. I enjoy working with students of all ages and capabilities. I have an extensive library, including novels, prep books, and worksheets that I've created to address specific needs. I can teach you how to construct useful outlines for the four main essay types, demystify grammar rules and vocabulary, help you to identify thesis ideas and supporting ... [more]


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Jack B.

ACT English Tutor

Acton, MA 01720

Will travel 24 miles

$125 per hour.

4.97 60 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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Karen S.

ACT English Tutor

Hudson, NH 03051

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

4.89 359 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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Kateri C.

ACT English Tutor

Woburn, MA 01801

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

4.84 89 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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Robert Z.

ACT English Tutor

Andover, MA 01810

Will travel 15 miles

$70 per hour.

4.96 947 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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Karen P.

ACT English Tutor

Woburn, MA 01801

Will travel 15 miles

$45 per hour.

4.9 413 ratings

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English , Humanities, and History Teacher-Tutor with Mass 8-12 Cert.

Since 1995, Karen P. has taught and tutored ACT and SAT examination preparation full and part time alongside teaching ELA 9-12 and 12AP and tutoring K-11 Common Core subjects and study skills tutoring. She has taught at California State University Northridge, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Cathedral Preparatory HS (9, 10H, 11), Valley Torah HS (9H, 11H, 12AP), Ferrahian HS (9, 10, 11H), Smart Christian Academy School (5-11H, 12AP), Gertz-Ressler HS (9), College-Ready Academy HS (10), Community Charter Middle School (8), and Shepherd University (ESL I, II, IV). [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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Jason L.

ACT English Tutor

Acton, MA 01720

Will travel 15 miles

$60 per hour.

4.96 101 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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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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Jonathan R.

ACT English Tutor

Nashua, NH 03063

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

4.77 13 ratings

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Experienced Test Prep and Language Tutor

I hold a Ph.D. in Political Science and an M.A. in International Affairs, both from the University of Pittsburgh, and a B.A. in East Asian Studies from the College of William and Mary. I have over fifteen years of teaching experience, in the United States, Mainland China, and Hong Kong. I formerly served as Director of Program Planning for the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh and as an Adjunct Professor of Political Science for the University of Pittsburgh, teaching courses on the America... [more]