107 SAT Writing Tutors Found Near Cambridge, MA



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Pamela H.

SAT Writing Tutor

Lexington, MA 02421

Will travel 20 miles

$75 per hour.

4.95 1417 ratings

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Experienced teacher supports student success in skill building

SAT writing is the most daunting part of the test for many. The student must know something of the assigned topic, elaborate on initial ideas and build a strong, cogent argument. It is necessary to write a thesis statement which is backed by specific supports with clear, interesting examples. The reader must be "hooked" into what is written and follow a logically presented rationale. The piece must avoid redundancy, irrelevant examples and vagueness. There needs to be something worth saying and it must be said/written not just well, but well enough to stand out. This is a tall order in a short [more]


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Leo R.

SAT Writing Tutor

Needham Heights, MA 02494

Will travel 40 miles

$150 per hour.

4.99 224 ratings

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Licensed Math Teacher - SAT/ACT & K-12 Academic Math Subject Tutoring

I have been professionally tutoring for the SAT since 2010, am a former SAT English and Math private instructor and classroom teacher for The Princeton Review, and am a Massachusetts licensed teacher. The SAT Writing section tests a student?s command of grammar, sentence structure, standard English conventions, and passage organization. Knowing a handful of grammar rules and best practices for writing can improve scores fairly quickly. A lot of students struggle with this section because it tests English rules, as opposed to the colloquial syntax that we are all used to. The way we speak and w [more]


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Andrew E.

SAT Writing Tutor

Swampscott, MA 01907

Will travel 15 miles

$100 per hour.

4.99 419 ratings

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RPI Grad For Math, Physics and Engineering Tutoring (All Levels)

I have been trained in the new SAT and work with Boston Scholar Athletes to teach SAT Prep courses at public schools all over the Boston area. In 4 years of High School, 4 years of College, and 2 years of Graduate School, I learned innumerable things about a wide variety of topics, but the most important lesson I learned was this: the students who get A's are not necessarily the most naturally gifted in the class, but are the almost always the hardest workers. Sooner or later, everyone finds themselves struggling to stay on top of their classwork, and when that happens, it's the diligent, not [more]


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Angela A.

SAT Writing Tutor

Melrose, MA 02176

Will travel 40 miles

$65 per hour.

4.97 808 ratings

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Certified Tutor in Most Subjects:SAT/ACT/GRE/SSAT/ISEE Test Prep, Math

As an author and English major, I absolutely love the SAT Writing section. The writing section is comprised of multiple choice questions, which represent 70% of your writing score. The essay represents 30% of the student?s score. Students who work hard and study the grammar, usage, and mechanics review I give them, can look forward to improving their writing score a great deal. We focus on the areas of standard written English that are most frequently tested in the SAT Writing section, such as subject-verb agreement, ambiguous pronouns, parallel construction, dangling modifiers, coordinati [more]


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Ellen S.

SAT Writing Tutor

Waltham, MA 02451

Will travel 15 miles

$85 per hour.

4.96 417 ratings

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

I have tutored students individually and taught classes to prepare them for college entrance exams, including SAT and PSAT, for over 15 years, both privately and for the Princeton Review. I truly enjoy and have been fortunate to have helped each student gain confidence in taking the SAT, improve their writing section and total scores, get into the school of their choice and meet their goals. I have tutored students at all levels and all abilities, from struggling to gifted, as well as those with special needs. I have worked with students accepted to MIT, Wellesley, UC Berkeley, BC, BU, Northea [more]


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Susan Y.

SAT Writing Tutor

Lexington, MA 02421

Will travel 10 miles

$190 per hour.

4.99 1097 ratings

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All-Around Tutor -- Math! Standardized Testing! Reading! Writing! ESL!

I am honored to be recognized by Wyzant as a Top-100 tutor in the country for the years 2014 and 2015. (This is out of more than 77,000 tutors nationwide.) I am a caring, creative, and patient teacher with over 20 years of classroom teaching and tutoring experience. I don't just know a subject, I know how to teach it. I have degrees in Linguistics and Psychology from the University of California at Berkeley, and have completed additional coursework towards a Masters degree in Education. Be... [more]


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Katherine A.

SAT Writing Tutor

Weston, MA 02493

Will travel 20 miles

$160 per hour.

5.0 29 ratings

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Oberlin grad & expert SAT/ACT, PSAT, SSAT, ADHD, study skills

Hi folks! I?m coming back to Wyzant after a few years working for a test prep company in the Boston area, so please forgive the newness of my profile! First, a bit about me. I graduated from Oberlin College in 2010 and completed a fellowship in political organizing at Harvard University's EJ Safra Center for Ethics in 2015. My tutoring background is in test prep and study skills. Tutoring and coaching teenagers is an enduring passion of mine that I've now returned to full-time. I help my st... [more]


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Donald M.

SAT Writing Tutor

Weston, MA 02493

Will travel 40 miles

$500 per hour.

4.99 1027 ratings

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Harvard 2X Test Expert: Top Scores on LSAT, SAT, ACT, GMAT, and GRE

SAT writing is really testing understanding of vocabulary, grammar, colloquial English, style, argument flow, and common usage. These can all be learned quite easily. Most students have weaknesses in just a few areas. By identifying and concentrating on those areas, rapid improvements can be made. I can also help with writing an essay that will impress colleges, beyond your grade level and overall SAT score. My most recent student scored perfectly on this section. I've helped students improve by as much as the equivalent of 90 points on this part of the new SAT. [more]


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Marion L.

SAT Writing Tutor

Quincy, MA 02169

Will travel 25 miles

$60 per hour.

4.93 1086 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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Kate C.

SAT Writing Tutor

Watertown, MA 02472

Will travel 10 miles

$150 per hour.

4.97 145 ratings

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Science and Math for the Non-Traditional Student

I offer science and math teaching for under-challenged, over-challenged, home schooled, twice-exceptional, interrupted, and other non-traditional learners. I have ten years of experience as a teacher, and have been a dedicated private tutor since 2013. I've worked with many wonderful students who are constantly teaching me that there's a different "best teaching strategy" for every learner. The modern classroom doesn't serve the needs of all students. Too many students believe that they ar... [more]