13 ACT English Tutors Found Near Lowell, MA



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Laura C.

ACT English Tutor

Andover, MA 01810

Will travel 15 miles

$75 per hour.

4.94 157 ratings

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

I am a licensed English Teacher with 11+ years of tutoring experience. I enjoy working with students of all ages and capabilities in the areas of reading comprehension, creative writing, test prep, and essay writing. I can teach you how to construct proper outlines for the four main essay types, demystify grammar rules, bolster vocabulary, share useful tips for the SSAT/SAT/ACT, and help you to write a college essay that will shine. No matter the reading or writing assignment, I will tailor ... [more]


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Anna D.

ACT English Tutor

Burlington, MA 01803

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

4.86 7 ratings

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Enthusiastic Tutor Specializing in Biology and Test Prep

I am a state certified Biology teacher who has had over a year of experience teaching Biology at the high school level. I graduated with a Master in the Arts of Teaching from Brandeis University with a focus in secondary Biology. During my time in graduate school, I learned to develop my own lesson plans that engaged students' curiosity and had them asking questions about the material that helped to deepen their understanding. I also performed a shorter practicum in graduate school working wi... [more]


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Jack B.

ACT English Tutor

Acton, MA 01720

Will travel 28 miles

$105 per hour.

4.96 73 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

$75 per hour.

4.96 1145 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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Jessica A.

ACT English Tutor

Andover, MA 01810

Will travel 10 miles

$90 per hour.

4.94 18 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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Karen S.

ACT English Tutor

Hudson, NH 03051

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

4.9 450 ratings

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

I am professionally trained and experienced on all aspects of the ACT including English, writing, reading comprehension, math and science. I have taught numerous students over the past three plus years, in one-on-one 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, completed practice drills and took practice tests. These methods involved teaching [more]


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Karen P.

ACT English Tutor

Woburn, MA 01801

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

4.89 416 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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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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Kateri C.

ACT English Tutor

Woburn, MA 01801

Will travel 5 miles

$60 per hour.

4.85 96 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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Mike F.

ACT English Tutor

Burlington, MA 01803

Will travel 20 miles

$95 per hour.

5.0 3 ratings

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English and Math Tutor, Hollywood Producer, Wall Street Journal Writer

My name is Mike F. I am a father of three great children, the husband of a beautiful girl from Brooklyn, and a feature film producer. My greatest passion is helping students unlock their true potential creatively while improving their grades substantially and quickly. I agree with Einstein that the primary job of a teacher is to awaken the joy that students feel when they discover knowledge and creative expression. I have been tutoring students since I graduated from Tufts in 1990. My ... [more]