75 ACT English Tutors Found Near Washington, DC



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David F.

ACT English Tutor

Takoma Park, MD 20912

Will travel 12 miles

$75 per hour.

4.98 306 ratings

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Experienced, Patient, Effective Multi-Subject Tutor

I am a practicing attorney who graduated with honors from SUNY Buffalo Law School. Before I enrolled in law school, I worked for an international test prep organization, helping students to prepare for the SAT and ACT exams in both classes and individualized tutoring. There are many test prep programs that can help a student increase his or her score in a classroom setting; many students, however, see their scores increase faster with individualized tutoring, which allows for more particulari... [more]


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Rebecca G.

ACT English Tutor

Alexandria, VA 22312

Will travel 10 miles

$80 per hour.

4.86 79 ratings

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Ivy League Grad - ACT, Math, English, Writing, Reading Tutor

I have written English curriculum and have experience tutoring and teaching students in English, reading, and writing. I have also studied logic as part of my Philosophy degree. The key to ACT tutoring is helping students to become confident in how to approach and answer the various types of questions presented in each section. Since the ACT tests what students actually know, for preparation it is important to understand each individual students' strengths and weakness. Focusing on areas of weakness allows students to build confidence in those areas. This is done by helping students to think [more]


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Dorothy P.

ACT English Tutor

Washington, DC 20001

Will travel 5 miles

$45 per hour.

4.92 48 ratings

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Software Engineer, Game Developer, Math and Humanities Tutor

I hold a joint bachelor's degree in Computer Science and East Asian Studies, as well as a second bachelor's degree in Game and Simulation Programming. For the past 5 years, I have worked professionally as a software developer and tester, and worked on video games as a hobbyist in my spare time. I did spend time as a tutor in college, and even in my professional career, colleagues and friends have told me that I would make a great teacher. I often help co-workers when they need help with ... [more]


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Laura B.

ACT English Tutor

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Will travel 15 miles

$130 per hour.

5.0 20 ratings

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ACT, SAT, PSAT, SSAT -- All Sections - Highly Experienced Tutor

I love that "light bulb moment? when a student understands a new concept, feels more confident and recognizes that goals are in reach. That?s what has kept me tutoring for over 20 years, and it?s the experience I strive to create for my students! I was a National Merit Finalist in high school. Seven years later, I had my own ?light bulb moment? after a Princeton Review prep course. After brushing off my rusty math and formal logic skills, my GRE scores rose to the 99th percentile. In... [more]


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Amy A.

ACT English Tutor

Silver Spring, MD 20904

Will travel 40 miles

$70 per hour.

4.96 209 ratings

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Conquer the college essay with author, journalist and writing teacher

Elevate reading comprehension and essay writing skills with award-winning author, journalist and writing teacher. My students make fast progress. A recent Wyzant testimonial reads: "Ms. A has been a drastic help to me as a student. She improved my composite ACT score and my ACT reading by 7 points! Additionally, she further nurtured my passion for writing." I customize lessons to underscore strengths and address areas that require assistance. A professional writer, my bylines include The Wall Street Journal, NPR's magazine, and Village Voice Media. My consulting clients include the World Bank, [more]


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Keely C.

ACT English Tutor

Washington, DC 20003

Will travel 4 miles

$100 per hour.

4.93 98 ratings

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Certified Teacher Specializing in Science, Math, and English

I completed a Minor in English. I studied Abroad in the UK for English research and composition. I received a 32 subscore in English on ACT, and a 31 subscore in Reading on ACT. My educational career started five years ago as an academic tutor and strategist for the University of Mississippi's Athletics Department. After completing my Chemistry degree and Biology and English minors I relocated to San Antonio, Texas with Teach for America. I earned my Teaching Certification for the State of Texas specializing in 7-12 Science. I transitioned to becoming a Full Time Private Tutor in November [more]


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Steph G.

ACT English Tutor

Arlington, VA 22202

Will travel 10 miles

$60 per hour.

5.0 33 ratings

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DC Public Charter School 2nd Grade Teacher

I am a DC Public Charter School 2nd grade teacher in NE DC. Teaching is my career and passion. I have 10 years of tutoring experience and 5 years of teaching experience in a classroom setting. I can happily tutor in all subjects for elementary students and can tutor in English and Writing for middle school. I would be interested in Science and Math as well, depending on the unit being discussed; however, as a Journalism major, writing is my forte. Half of my current class has an Individ... [more]


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James H.

ACT English Tutor

Bethesda, MD 20817

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

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SAT, ACT, pre-collegiate and some collegiate studies!

Hi! My name is James, and I look forward to the opportunity to work with you. I am a research assistant at the National Institute of Mental Health, where I work in Pediatric and Developmental Neuroscience. I have extensive experience working with people, both as a long-time camp counselor, as well as an RA (resident assistant) in college. I love explaining different concepts throughout various topics, and am a self-described nerd! I'm a very patient person, with flexible hours and the desire... [more]


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Emily M.

ACT English Tutor

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

5.0 7 ratings

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Summer Readiness, STEM, Test Prep, Independent Learning Specialist

I'm a tutor and teacher with three years of teaching experience. After earning my BS in Biology with a minor in Drama from the University of Dallas, I spent one year teaching high school Chemistry and middle school science with a homeschool co-op in Irving, Texas. When I moved to DC two years ago, I switched to tutoring so as to take advantage of a more flexible schedule, so as to have more time for my children. I'm a bit of a jack-of-all-trades in regards to tutoring. Thanks to the great... [more]


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Rachel M.

ACT English Tutor

Rockville, MD 20852

Will travel 5 miles

$40 per hour.

4.92 179 ratings

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Great English and History Tutor

I have been working as a private tutor for five years, and have worked with kids from first through twelfth grade, as well as adults. I have a BA from Mount Holyoke in Ancient Studies, with a minor in Anthropology, and did some graduate work at NYU. I went through the special education system in Montgomery County, MD, in elementary and middle school, but graduated high school fully mainstreamed and with honors. I understand the rights and privileges connected with IEPs. As the daughter and ... [more]