243 Writing Tutors Found Near Somerville, MA



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Pamela H.

Writing Tutor

Lexington, MA 02421

Will travel 20 miles

$75 per hour.

4.95 1376 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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James K.

Writing Tutor

Wellesley, MA 02482

Will travel 7 miles

$80 per hour.

4.98 125 ratings

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Professor of English with Experince from Middle School through College

I am a university professor with thirty years of experience helping students improve their writing. I have been a University Professor of English for the last 30 years, specializing in literature, English education, and online learning. I enjoy helping middle school, high school, and college students improve their reading, writing and thinking skills, from introductory language arts assignments to advanced research papers and analytical writing. The Wyzant online system allows for direct textual editing, so I can work dynamically with students to improve their writing and argumentation. ... [more]


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Ellen S.

Writing Tutor

Waltham, MA 02451

Will travel 15 miles

$85 per hour.

4.96 401 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

$135 per hour.

4.99 1056 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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Katherine A.

Writing Tutor

Weston, MA 02493

Will travel 20 miles

$160 per hour.

5.0 26 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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Nancy N.

Writing Tutor

Lexington, MA 02421

Will travel 20 miles

$180 per hour.

4.94 230 ratings

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Warm, Engaged, & Experienced Teacher of English, ESL, Test Prep

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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Amy M.

Writing Tutor

Stoneham, MA 02180

Will travel 20 miles

$65 per hour.

5.0 38 ratings

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An enthusiastic and experienced English teacher at your service!

I have taught English at the high school level for the past nine years at a school outside of Boston and therefore am extremely comfortable teaching and tutoring students with any writing assignment they may have. Additionally, I also taught a Composition class to freshmen at my school. I can easily help students with expository, narrative, research, descriptive, persuasive, and rhetorical writing assignments. For seven years I also tutored students after school at a program called Homework Help where I worked with high school students and would help them in a number of subjects (though Englis [more]


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Kathryn S.

Writing Tutor

Wellesley Hills, MA 02481

Will travel 15 miles

$175 per hour.

4.92 618 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 16 years of professional tutoring experience and outstanding student results. I've helped coach students to [more]


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Daniel S.

Writing Tutor

Medford, MA 02155

Will travel 11 miles

$200 per hour.

4.99 978 ratings

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Harvard Grad, SAT, College App Essays, Elementary (K-8) Teacher

I have been tutoring several students for writing on WyzAnt. I have also tutored students in writing at the Harvard Bureau of Study Counsel during Harvard Summer School (2008). As an elementary teacher with four years of experience, I have been editing students' essays and papers. One of my Fall 2014 students completely changed perspective and performance on writing after working with me. I showed the student the main features of excellent academic papers. The student went from poor to top grades in a short amount of time. Due to hard work and careful attention, the student was able to [more]


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Yilmaz Y.

Writing Tutor

Boston, MA 02115

Will travel 10 miles

$65 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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ELA Teacher, M.Ed Columbia University

I have 5 years of experience teaching English Language Arts to 10th and 8th graders. Through the years, I have worked with hundreds of students to develop their writing to be college ready. I have used Google Drive to comment on papers, facilitated peer reviews, and conferences one-on-one with students to help them grow in all areas in regards to writing. I am a full-time English teacher at Boston Latin School and am available to work after school hours and on weekends to help you with homework, projects, or essays for any subject, as well as college essay development and test prep. I have ext [more]