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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.
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.
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.
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 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!
While I could endlessly sing Jan Dunlevys 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 heres 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 didnt 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!
Linda has tutored two of my sons over the last five years. My older son was able to improve his SAT scores as well as perfect his college application essay. He got into his first college choice. My younger son had problems expressing himself in writing and started working with Linda in 8th grade. Later he studied with Linda for ACT and got into his first college choice. Overall I was impressed with Linda's professionalism, great energy and great rapport with kids. They loved studying with her. In addition I could always rely on Linda being up to date on latest changes in SAT/ACT tests, which was tremendously helpful last year. We all feel very fortunate to have Linda as our ' Language Coach'.
Marguerite's approach to tutoring French is highly engaging. Ranging from allowing me to get up to speed on every day life conversation, relevant vocabulary, to reading and comprehending texts. She's awesome to work with and takes the time to understand your language learning needs and tailors her teaching approach to target your goals. I would highly recommend Marguerite as a French tutor. Merci!
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.
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!
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.
Heather is a great tutor
I have over twenty five years of experience teaching. I have taught from kindergarten to college students. I am knowledgeable about specialized programs, diagnosis and assessment and individualizing instruction to meet unique needs.
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.
I am a widely published, award-winning newspaper reporter for hire for copywriting, tutoring and editing assignments. I provide magazine-quality writing.
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.
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!
I provide tennis, math, SAT, reading, and writing lessons. You can have a full one-on-one sessions with an experienced teacher.
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!
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!
If you need help selecting the right college, whether you are a student or the parent of a student mid-process, I would love to help. I have extensive experience in education administration as a prep school dean, college counselor, college administrator and former English teacher to high school juniors and seniors. Here is what I can offer: Writing Assistance English Lit Tutoring College Essay Preparation College Selection Process College Application process Editing