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Watertown Reading And Writing Tutors

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  • 63 hires on Thumbtack
Lise B.
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At this point I do not know the outcome of the tutoring ... though I can tell you that I am very pleased with my daughters level of engagement with the process. She works with her tutor, Friday and Sunday evenings, she is enthusiastically involved with all sessions.

Eagle Elite Tutoring
4.8
from 24 reviews
  • 47 hires on Thumbtack
Mauro C.
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Ian is an excellent tutor. He understands my objectives for the tutoring and also He is very professional. I give him high marks, He's a great tutor.

  • 18 years in business
  • 88 hires on Thumbtack
Christopher R.
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My son is a 15 year old in Honors Algebra II at Worcester Academy. He never had much trouble with math in the past, but this class was challenging him and his grades were slipping. Oliver really helped him to fill in the missing parts of his understanding and to feel more confident. My son really liked Oliver's approach and enjoyed his tutoring sessions, and his grades improved significantly. Oliver is very easy to work with as a parent-- he is responsive to calls and messages, understanding about schedule changes, and is very generous with his time-- we scheduled for an hour, but Oliver often stayed longer when he was really engaged in his teaching. I would definitely hire Oliver again for my kids.

  • 4 years in business
  • 71 hires on Thumbtack
Laura S.
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We have had an excellent tutoring experience. The tutor really connected with my child and was able to focus on the help he really needed. It greatly increased his confidence going into the test.

Quantum Prep, LLC
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Cd P.
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Quantum Prep was excellent. My daughter had decent SAT scores but wanted to try to raise them. After a few sessions with her tutor, she could see that it was helping. She just received her scores and we are thrilled. Quantum Prep was worth every penny. _Austin Prep parent (Reading, MA.)

Marcie Weinstein
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 14 years in business
Nicolas D.
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Marcie was my drama teacher for my Senior year of high school. Although I didn't experience her as an English/Literature teacher, I could tell from the reading and writing assignments in the drama class that she would excel at teaching those subjects. In my experience of her as my drama teacher, she would always find new and engaging ways of teaching. I recall group exercises in which we were challenged to write and act a scene in front of the class and also provide constructive feedback to the other groups. I also recall exercises that were designed to encourage "outside of the box" thinking. Of these exercises my favorites were the various improv games and the section dealing with "Method Acting". Marcie is not only an excellent educator, but also someone you can confide in. She truly cares about her students and doesn't treat teaching as "just a job."

Academic Support Grades K-5
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Sophia G.
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While I could endlessly sing Jan Dunlevy’s praises for all the help, support and encouragement that she provided to my 9 year old daughter, I think that the greatest testament to her work is what my daughter stated when I told her that I was going to write a review about Jan: “She is the best tutor ever, and here’s why: she is so very nice and was determined to help me with my reading, writing and math. She taught me to stick with my work and how not to get distracted, like when I didn’t know what paragraph I was reading. And I love that she taught me to write my name in cursive. She is just great, and I totally recommend her to any kid!”

Heather Morton Tutoring
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Anne D.
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Some tutors are very knowledgeable. Some have a lot of experience. Heather is a rare combination of off-the-charts smarts, tons of experience, highly credentialed AND super warm, personable, patient and intuitive. She's been a great source of help and support for my son over the past couple of months as he prepared to take the SSAT. They worked hard and they had a lot of laughs together. He took a diagnostic test in September. After preparing with Heather he sat for the real SSAT in November and his score doubled. (I am not exaggerating.) If you hire her you will be more than satisfied.

ExcellingTutor
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Karra G.
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Tolu was a great college essay writing tutor. Tolu helped me formulate organized, well written college entrance essays. Instead of writing for me, like most of my former tutors, she helped me figure out what I wanted to say, then instructed me on how to organize my thoughts into a coherent piece. I would recommend Tolu to anyone!

Anthony Crowe
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 15 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Kelly J.
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Anthony was my private in-home SAT tutor while I attended Westwood High School. He was an enormous help not only preparing me for my testing, but helping me write my college essay. He even helped me select the school that was the best fit for me! Great experience all around, two thumbs up!

  • 1 year in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Jessica S.
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Jillian is amazing! She frequently helps me with essay writing. She is very patient, encouraging, and an amazing writer. I would highlight recommend her services.

  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Becky C.
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Mrs. M worked with our school for several months as a substitute literacy teacher. She is excellent: Gets along well with students, very knowledgeable about literacy supports and interventions, conscientious and detail oriented. Highly recommend her!

ReadingWritingTutor
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Tracie M.
Verified review

Beth "joined" our family six weeks and has been a blessing in disguise. Each week she meets with our son and challenges him to get out of his comfort zone and to further expand on his reading comprehension and writing skills. While challenging Alex, she has also helped him to develop a confidence in his work and helped give him the tools to succeed. If you are looking for someone to help your son/daughter further develop their skills over the summer or throughout the school year, I would highly recommend Beth.

Carpentier Tutoring
4.5
from 2 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Linny G.
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Mrs. Carpentier was hired to work with my 10 year old on studying skills and reading comprehension. My daughter enjoyed working with her very much. Her grades have improved since the tutoring. I would highly recommend her.

About

I will be tutoring in English literature and writing. I also offer college application and essay polishing to get you to the top of the pile of admission counselors.

  • 4 years in business
About

I graduated at Franklin Pierce University recently with a BA in journalism and my women in leadership certificate. I have extensive writing and editing experience, and I am willing to tutor anyone that needs help!

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I am a widely published, award-winning newspaper reporter for hire for copywriting, tutoring and editing assignments. I provide magazine-quality writing.

About

I provide tennis, math, SAT, reading, and writing lessons. You can have a full one-on-one sessions with an experienced teacher.

  • 7 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
About

I provide individualized reading enrichment and reading intervention tutoring services to students from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 6. I develop reading lessons based on the student's learning needs and interests. I have expertise in assessing children in reading and in using this information to guide my instruction. Following every lesson I provide detailed feedback about the lesson to the family. I also offer suggestions for reading at home. I also combine reading instruction with writing lessons.

About

I am a recent college graduate from Saint Michael's College in Vermont. I was a journalism major and am currently working for a company called EBSCO Information Services as a content specialist. I am looking for some side work tutoring reading and writing, two passions of mine!

  • 5 years in business
About

Looking to help all writing levels and ages, if it is a student tutor for English class or correcting a paper for an undergrad in college, I am happy to help. I work with you to help teach you the tricks of writing a good paper, while remaining a positive source of information outside of sessions. I want to help you succeed and make sure you have fun doing it!

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Need a Reading and Writing Tutor

Chestnut Hill, MA

  • Student grade level
    12th grade
  • Subject area
    Essay writing / review
  • Fluency level
    Intermediate
  • Reason for tutoring
    Standardized test prep (College Essay)
  • Session frequency
    More than once a week
  • Day preference(s)
    Tuesday, Thursday
  • Time preference(s)
    Late afternoon (3-6pm)
  • Details
    We are looking for tutoring on College Essay
  • $75
    Average price
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