125 Literature Tutors Found Near Boston, MA



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Pamela H.

Literature Tutor

Lexington, MA 02421

Will travel 20 miles

$80 per hour.

4.95 1474 ratings

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Experienced teacher supports student success in skill building

I was an English major in college and taught literature classes at the high school level for many years. I have tutored students in literature privately, including college students, and in the high school resource room. I am a voracious reader, and if a student is struggling with a book I have not read or read recently, I welcome the chance to enjoy a new book. I have a solid understanding of many literary genres: novel, essay, short story, poetry, plays, biography/autobiography. I do well explaining character development, theme, plot, tone, language and point of view. I help students underst [more]


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Ellen S.

Literature Tutor

Waltham, MA 02451

Will travel 15 miles

$85 per hour.

4.96 419 ratings

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Need better grades? Ellen - Certified: Math, English, Test prep.

I have tutored students in Literature for over 15 years, both privately and for the Lexington Public school system as a Home/Hospital tutor. I truly enjoy and have been fortunate to have helped each student gain confidence in reading, comprehension and analysis of all types of Literature, including novels, short stories, plays and poetry, allowing them to improve their grades and meet their goals. I am certified and have tutored students at all levels up through accelerated and all abilities, from struggling to gifted, as well as those with special needs. [more]


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Matt L.

Literature Tutor

Boston, MA 02116

Will travel 10 miles

$250 per hour.

4.98 1087 ratings

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MIT/Harvard Grad for Academic Tutoring & Test Prep

I provide rigorous, high-level academic tutoring, test preparation, and enrichment for high school, college, and graduate students. I have ten years and thousands of hours of experience with students and professionals around the world. I specialize in very advanced quantitative and verbal coursework. BIO: I studied theoretical mathematics, literature, and philosophy at MIT and Harvard. My interests span the sciences and humanities. My mathematical expertise is in the mathematical foundation... [more]


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Nancy N.

Literature Tutor

Lexington, MA 02421

Will travel 20 miles

$180 per hour.

4.95 244 ratings

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Engaged & Experienced Teacher of English, Test Prep, ELL

At Brandeis University, while earning my master's in English and preparing for a PhD, I spent many years studying the literature of both Britain and the US from the 17th century to the current day, with a particular focus on nineteenth century novels. I also studied women's literature and literature by writers of color and used these texts in my writing courses at Brandeis, Gordon College (where I was a professor) and at Wheelock and Pine Manor Colleges. I have extensive experience teaching literature to undergraduates. I also have run writing and reading groups for middle school students. [more]


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John M.

Literature Tutor

Cambridge, MA 02139

Will travel 3 miles

$240 per hour.

5.0 78 ratings

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Harvard mentor for math, stats, writing

Literature is the great tradition of examining ourselves and one another. I help students learn to analyze and even enjoy complex, dense, or jargon-laden passages. I scored 5 on AP English Literature and perfect 800 on SAT Subject Literature. I am a writer, programmer, and experienced mentor who loves teaching. Harvard College AB in Physics and Philosophy, United States Presidential Scholar, Eagle Scout, 2400 SAT. Building data products has given me experience in project management for various industries. I now write literary and design fiction. My students are motivated adults, pursuing grad [more]


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Marion L.

Literature Tutor

Quincy, MA 02169

Will travel 25 miles

$46 per hour.

4.92 1089 ratings

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TEST PREP and ACADEMIC SUBJECTS

Hello students! My name is Marion; I am a retired certified public accountant and an experienced tutor. I can help you be successful in your SAT test preparation, Math, English, and Accounting subjects, or in your general study skills. I am fun and friendly, and I especially enjoy working with young people. I take your future success very seriously. I graduated summa cum laude from Boston University and Northeastern University. I look forward to meeting you!... [more]


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Sylvia L.

Literature Tutor

Brighton, MA 02135

Will travel 25 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

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Effective, Engaging Tutor for English, French, German, and Music

Whether you're struggling to understand Shakespeare, or you've just received an assignment and are trying to get started brainstorming, or you're scrambling to polish up a final draft of a paper that's due tomorrow, I am here to help! I have more than 10 years of experience as an editor, I know the English Literature core curriculum well, and I can offer effective, quick help for students of a variety of levels. I have particular experience tutoring high-school English students, helping them brainstorm, plan, structure, research, write, and edit papers and application essays. I also have exper [more]


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Elynn F.

Literature Tutor

Brookline, MA 02446

Will travel 10 miles

$35 per hour.

4.99 89 ratings

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English and ESL Tutor: 25 Years of Experience

I have more than 25 years of experience with teaching and tutoring English and ESL to students of all ages and levels. I also maintain certification to teach High School English. With a Masters in Education from Boston College, I've taught in many different settings (including Bunker Hill Community College, Emerson College, and Cambridge and Brookline Centers for Adult Education). Also, I have tutored privately. I have helped people with practical skills such as applying to college, wri... [more]


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Lisa S.

Literature Tutor

Arlington, MA 02474

Will travel 5 miles

$60 per hour.

4.79 70 ratings

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Excellent writing and ESL tutor

I have an Undergraduate degree in English Literature, and a Master's degree in Education. I've taught high school English, and taught and tutored college students at Pine Manor College. I love teaching writing, and I work very well one-on-one with students. I follow a writing workshop format, reading and writing alongside my students, and helping them to improve their sentence fluency, coherence, and vocabulary,in a variety of writing formats. After attaining an undergraduate degree in English Literature, I worked in the non-profit realm for many years as a writer, editor, and proofreader, and [more]


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Alicia S.

Literature Tutor

Waban, MA 02468

Will travel 15 miles

$75 per hour.

4.33 9 ratings

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Educator and editor with over 20 years of experience

I have achieved both a BA and MA in English and American Literature and have studied literature from other countries and cultures, as well. I can always find a way to make literature interesting to students by helping them find a connection to the writing. I am an educator and editor with over 20 years of experience, but what makes me so effective is my ability to relate to teenagers and find ways to make them enjoy English writing, reading, comprehension, and, yes, even grammar. I have worked professionally as an editor, teacher, tutor, and artist. I believe that English reading and writing [more]