Max M.


Max M.

Tutor

Los Angeles, CA 90038

Will travel 15 miles

$100 per hour.

4.98 181 ratings

Improve your skills and scores with a Harvard grad.

A lifelong learner, I enjoy sharing my love of learning with others. A cum laude graduate of Harvard and an MFA graduate of Carnegie Mellon, I know from personal experience how hard work produces great results. An avid reader and lover of language, I also know how powerful it is to learn and master communication skills. With a strong eye for detail, I love helping students find stronger and clearer ways of expressing themselves verbally. I began tutoring younger students in essay writing ... [more]


Algebra 1


Algebra 2


American History

US History is my first love in history. I majored in history and literature at Harvard, and have tutored numerous students over the years at all levels up to and including APUSH. I can focus on multiple choice, short answer, and DBQs and other essays.


Vocabulary

I have been working with students of all levels at improving their writing and developing their vocabulary and usage skills for over 20 years. Whether it's P/SAT / ACT, sharpening a term paper or essay, or building overall language and speech skills, I can help!


Grammar


European History

Received a 5 on AP Modern Euro in high school, and then graduated cum laude from Harvard with a degree in British and Russian History and Literature. I have worked with numerous students since then on AP Euro prep, and regularly pursue an interest in the field independently.


Geometry


Prealgebra


Reading


Spanish


Writing

I began tutoring younger high school students in writing while still in high school, and have also worked with writers at the college, graduate school, and professional levels.


Geography


English

I graduated from Harvard cum laude with a degree in History and Literature, and continue to coach writers of all levels, from middle school to professionals.


SAT Math


Literature

Graduated with honors in History and Literature from Harvard. Have been working with students on literature assignments for roughly 20 years.


World History

I graduated cum laude with a degree in History and Literature from Harvard (focusing on Britain and Russia), and work with students of all levels on coursework and essay writing. I can also help prep for AP Tests.


Proofreading

I have been working with writers of all levels, from middle school to professional, for many years, on everything from spelling and grammar to style and content.


SAT Reading

Many excellent students struggle with standardized tests. I have worked with numerous students of all levels at navigating the idiosyncrasies of the SAT, especially on the pitfalls of the reading section.


SAT Writing

Many excellent students struggle with the SAT, including many top English students who struggle with the writing section, including the essay. I have worked with numerous students at navigating the idiosyncrasies of the SAT writing and SAT essay sections, and helped them improve their scores. From first-time takers to 1400+ scorers who want those extra few points.


PSAT


ACT Reading


ACT English

I graduated cum laude from Harvard with a degree in History and Literature. I began coaching writers while still in high school, and have continued through the graduate and professional levels.


Theater

A lifelong theater practitioner, I have a 10+ year career as a theater director, with work performed in New York, Los Angeles, and regionally. I received an MFA in Directing from Carnegie Mellon's School of Drama, where I also taught three semesters of Acting for Non-Majors. I have also done monologue and audition coaching with student and professional actors, and have extensive experience working with playwrights, directors, dramaturgs, actors, and theater historians.