68 Study Skills Tutors Found Near Cambridge, MA



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Pamela H.

Study Skills 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 have taught study skills within curriculum in the public school and with private tutoring students. This includes skill building, note taking techniques, time management techniques, setting priorities, recognizing roadblocks and developing test taking and review techniques. I have 40 years' experience working with students with special needs or needing extra academic support. Within the public school and privately, I have tutored in all subjects at the secondary and elementary level. I worked with private students for years or for the time needed for test preparation or support in a specific [more]


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Ellen S.

Study Skills 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 middle and high school students for 14 years overwhelmed by or uninterested in homework and/or studying for and taking tests and provided them with methods, strategies, and skills to address issues of time management, organization, studying habits, note taking, effective reading and test taking. Do you want better grades and test scores? Do you want to get the most from your classes? Is something holding you back from doing your best? Would you like to ace that entrance exam? Do you want feel comfortable asking questions and get answers that you understand? I can help you tackl [more]


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Susan Y.

Study Skills Tutor

Lexington, MA 02421

Will travel 10 miles

$190 per hour.

4.99 1115 ratings

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

As a classroom teacher with years of experience, I have had many students who have struggled with organization and study skills, and have seen first-hand the types of approaches that have worked for them as well as what has not helped. My approach is to treat each student as an individual, helping each one identify the specific strategies that work best for him or her. As part of that, I teach my students specific approaches to note-taking, including outlining, the Cornell method, charting, mapping, and (for math), a two-column approach. I also help them learn to take notes from both oral [more]


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Katherine A.

Study Skills Tutor

Weston, MA 02493

Will travel 20 miles

$160 per hour.

5.0 30 ratings

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

Study skill strategies I employ include two-column notes, big-idea notes, chunking templates for research papers, linear templates for persuasive essays, pomodoro time management, short-term and long-term goal setting and step by step task planning. I have tutored students in study skills both privately and in schools. I taught at the Tufts Summerfuel Program and at the Phillips Academy MS2 Program. As the academic support teacher at Waldorf High School of Massachusetts Bay. I provided students with strategies to strengthen reading comprehension, writing organization, attention, motivation a [more]


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Robert C.

Study Skills Tutor

Weymouth, MA 02188

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

4.97 209 ratings

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Italian and Spanish teacher

Many students find it difficult to organize themselves when it comes to studying a number of subjects. Having gone through my doctoral studies, I know from personal experience that, once an organized plan is created, the task of studying no longer becomes overwhelming. (Along with having received my doctorate from the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Italy, I started my academic career with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy at St. John's Seminary College in Brighton, MA. I received a Bachelor of Arts in Theology from the Gregorian University and studied at the Pontifical Athenae [more]


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Marion L.

Study Skills Tutor

Quincy, MA 02169

Will travel 25 miles

$46 per hour.

4.92 1089 ratings

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TEST PREP and ACADEMIC SUBJECTS

As a practicing CPA and as an "A" student over the course of my lifetime, I have discovered the most efficient and effective ways to learn subject matter and how to score well on examinations. It's not always a matter of struggling to read every word in a textbook that gets you the knowledge you need, or the "A" grade. Just like real life, it's often a matter of knowing what is required of you, and addressing those areas first and foremost. Too often, students "spin their wheels" on areas from which they will not maximally benefit. They get frustrated going around and around in circles, not u [more]


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Finley S.

Study Skills Tutor

Newton Center, MA 02459

Will travel 11 miles

$75 per hour.

4.87 214 ratings

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Enthusiastic, experienced test prep and humanities expert

I have a master of arts in teaching degree, and I have worked with a wide range of learners in my classroom. For my internship, I worked for a year in Schenectady, NY which has a 70% poverty rate and a 52% high school graduation rate. I frequently incorporated study skills into my classroom instruction to help my students pass English and the NY Regents. I have also independently tutored 3 different students with special needs. I am a certified, experienced English/humanities teacher who has taught in some of the top school districts in the metrowest area. I also have experience coaching stude [more]


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Donald M.

Study Skills Tutor

Weston, MA 02493

Will travel 40 miles

$500 per hour.

4.99 1040 ratings

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Harvard 2X, Test and Application Professor: Enter Your #1 School

Most people can improve their study effectiveness by more than 20 times through better scheduling, improving reading speed, increasing reading comprehension, taking better notes, and organizing study materials. Those with stalled performance in certain subjects (such as math and writing) can also benefit from finding a learning resource that provides more comprehension and structure. I'm delighted to assist with all these things. I've been helping students improve study skills for many years. I also wrote a book that contains information on the subject. [more]


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Angela A.

Study Skills Tutor

Melrose, MA 02176

Will travel 40 miles

$70 per hour.

4.97 833 ratings

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

For more than 25 years, I have worked part-time as an educational consultant and tutor, helping motivated students successfully navigate the college admissions pipeline. I taught standardized test preparation, study skills, test-taking strategies, and methodologies to decrease test anxiety. As a result of their efforts and my study skills training, my students were able to increase their SAT and ACT test scores and almost invariably they were accepted to colleges which were the right fit for them. ? Organization ? Study strategies ? Increasing comprehension ? Time management ? Concentration [more]


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Leslie M.

Study Skills Tutor

Newtonville, MA 02460

Will travel 20 miles

$60 per hour.

5.0 24 ratings

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Certified math teacher and experienced tutor

I am certified as a Middle and High School Math teacher in several states, after completing a degree in Secondary Education. During my student teaching and in subsequent teaching and tutoring positions (both Middle School and High School level), I have integrated grade-appropriate study skill techniques into my lessons. As a result, my students have improved their organization skills and learned how to prepare better in their core classes. I'm a certified Math Teacher (double majored in Mathematics AND Secondary Education), and especially love working with middle school students. I can help yo [more]