213 Writing Tutors Found Near Boston, MA



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Pamela H.

Writing 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

Writing lessons focus on generating fluency in writing from oral fluency, organization of ideas, development of ideas, refinement, and mechanics. Sentence structure, precision of language and grammatical accuracy are taught. The next focus is the five sentence paragraph with attention to the logical development of ideas. Paragraphs are then built into the standard five paragraph essay from which longer writing is built. Writing is based on reading selections, videos and general fund of knowledge enhanced by research. Creative work is also done to balance formulaic writing with more free indivi [more]


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Ellen S.

Writing 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 writing 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, be able to express their thoughts and ideas in clear, well organized, correctly written English, 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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Susan Y.

Writing 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!

I have taught writing classes to both adult learners and to younger learners, including teaching writing skills to people for whom English is not their first language and to people who have had learning challenges of various kinds. I also have taught business writing in a corporate setting. In addition, I have written and edited computer training manuals, and have edited and proofread other types of materials including essays, reports, a dissertation, magazine articles, and a book. I am honored to be recognized by Wyzant as a Top-100 tutor in the country for the years 2014 and 2015. (This is [more]


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Kathryn S.

Writing Tutor

Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

Will travel 20 miles

$200 per hour.

4.91 634 ratings

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Ivy League test prep tutor - SAT/ACT/GRE/SSAT/ISEE

I am able to help students with essay writing, in terms of developing a thesis, organizing information and providing reasoning and examples for points. I have detailed knowledge of SAT / ACT / SSAT / ISEE essay prompts, but can also help students develop essays for school. I also provide support for college application essays, helping students determine appropriate topics to write about and working with them on polishing essays. I am a Dartmouth College grad and current MBA student with 17 years of professional tutoring experience and outstanding student results. I've helped coach students to [more]


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Robert C.

Writing Tutor

Weymouth, MA 02188

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

4.97 209 ratings

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Italian and Spanish teacher

A native Bostonian, I have been teaching language skills to students since 1997. I have taught students on the college level (Emmanuel College, Wheaton College, and St. John Seminary College) as well as on the high/middle high school level (Millis High/Middle School). Spanish and Italian I have been teaching Spanish and Italian on the college level for nearly 15 years. It is ironic that I was told, after having taken a standardized aptitude test on language in junior high school, I could never learn another language. Apparently, the test was faulty. It is my conviction that anyone can lear [more]


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Jon P.

Writing Tutor

Hull, MA 02045

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

4.87 617 ratings

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Goal oriented, experienced test prep tutor specializing in SAT, ACT

My degrees are in math and science, and I've been a writer for 40 years. I specialize in test prep, particularly for SAT and ACT. I cover all the bases: math, English, writing, reading, science, and strategy. My teaching style is to be patient and supportive but persistent, always keeping the goal in mind. I design a schedule for each student depending on his/her abilities. With thousands of hours of SAT and ACT tutoring behind me, I know all the tricks to getting to the answer faster ... [more]


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Frederick R.

Writing Tutor

Boston, MA 02203

Will travel 5 miles

$40 per hour.

4.98 54 ratings

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Experienced ESL Tutor helps you learn how you learn best

I have many years of experience working with students to edit and revise all sorts of texts, including research papers, theses, emails, reports, college essays, and cover letters for jobs. I provide high quality English language tutoring based on research-proven methods. I have 10 years experience helping my clients by correcting errors, improving pronunciation, increasing vocabulary, teaching grammar, and assisting them to express their thoughts in English. In addition to conversation, I use texts, newspapers, and the Internet to enrich my clients' experience. I offer a free one-hour con [more]


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Nancy N.

Writing 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

I've been teaching writing to middle and high school students as well as at the college level for over 15 years. I've taught students one-on-one on essay writing, particularly in writing analyses of literature for high school and in writing that all-important college essay for applications. I've also taught writing in the classroom as a college professor for many years at all levels from developmental writing to advanced composition. Having taught for over 20 years at the university level, I'm known for my skill at recognizing what you need as a student to achieve success. My students descri [more]


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John M.

Writing 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

Writing is the primary means by which individuals and institutions sustain complex thought. I exercise the full range of student's faculties, from sentence and paragraph mechanics through the structured development of essays, theses, and dissertations. I also offer experience handling creative and scientific writing projects. 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 no [more]


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Kathleen P.

Writing Tutor

Hingham, MA 02043

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 17 ratings

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English Tutor Available for Teens and Adults

Hello. I am a former English teacher who is returning to the education field after a career in business. I have been tutoring through the literacy office in a local library to help students sharpen their reading and listening skills. Before entering business I taught English for 4 years. I also worked for three years as a high school guidance counselor. I truly enjoy working with students and adults to assist them build their English language skills as well as build their confidence a... [more]