When you are struggling to make the grade it is easy to feel like just giving up and throwing in the towel. However, with the help of an experienced tutor you could be well on your way to achieving not just a passing grade, but a truly impressive one! There are Ashland tutors available now to guide you through your course work and offer support on homework and assignments. So whether you are looking for someone to help you pass a particularly challenging class, or for someone to help prep you for an upcoming exam, check out local tutor listings now and put yourself on the road to success'i.
My daughter was very frustrated with grade level reading and writing. She saw Suzanne once a week for about 5-6 months and I saw much improved reading and writing, as well and more confidence in her ability to read and write. Suzanne was helpful, patient as well as having a sense of humor. She worked with the classroom teacher and her tutoring was right on track with what they were doing in the classroom. We had a great experience!
Christine R. from Northborough, MA
"Elementary and Special Education Teacher (K-8)"
I am a retired Massachusetts teacher with lots of elementary teaching (K-8) experience including special education. I retired early because it made sense after 34 years, but I still have the passion and desire to teach and watch kids blossom under my tutelage. I still work part time teaching math in a public school and keep up to date with the new Common Core Standards and best practices in education. I usually tutor in my home, but I sometimes (depending on my schedule) tutor in a student'... ... More
"Dr. Michael (Music:Voice/Beg.Piano), American History"
I believe that every student can learn. I am an award winning education and development professional with over 25 years of experience in both teaching and fund raising. I love the challenge of working with students interested in Vocal Music, Beginning Keyboard, Music Theory, American History, and ethnic and gender studies. My background includes extensive classroom experience (K-12, Undergraduate, and Graduate Students) along with vocal and instrumental performance ensembles (secular and sa... ... More
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"Retired Literacy Curriculum Specialist"
I'm an experienced literacy teacher with 40 years of specialized teaching in reading, writing and language development. I'm also well versed in appropriate assessment strategies using data to focus instruction to meet the needs of the individual student.
I'm up to date with currant common core requirements and remains up to date with changing trends in education. I have received extensive training in the the Six Traits of Writing, Guided Reading, Word Work and Comprehension Strategies.
My p... ... More
Sharon was a pleasure to work with. She is highly intelligent, gifted, and very professional. She not only worked with my daughter (who has a learning disability) but also with me so that I would better be able to help my daughter learn.
I found Sharon to be flexible in her scheduling, even allowing for last minute changes in appointment times. She was easy to contact, and returned my calls promptly.
She also has a lovely personality! Although we are no longer in need of a tutor at this time, I would hire Sharon again in a heartbeat. I highly recommend her!
Sandra J. from Weston, MA
"Math, Music, Language, and Dance Tutor"
I found my knack for tutoring when I was in grade school assisting fellow students with their assignments, as I was always the first one done, and the teacher asked me to use the rest of the time to help my classmates. I was best at math and science, and I particularly enjoyed tutoring math. I attended the Mass Academy of Math and Science, a high school for gifted students.
I have been tutoring math, science, and English since 2008 and my students have all vastly improved their grades and ... ... More
"Online Math Tutor for High School subjects and Test Prep"
I have 11 years' experience as a tutor. I have also written questions for tests such as the SAT, GMAT, and GRE. I really enjoy working with students and helping them to understand the material. My approach is to guide the student to the correct answer, not just do the problem with them. I have plenty of resources if needed to help a student grasp a concept.
I work online using software that provides a whiteboard, text chat and audio. The only thing you need is either a headset with a mi... ... More
Christopher spent time with my son recently. Chris showed up on a Sunday morning and connected with my son who is very particular about people that help him. He reported that Chris helped him and he plans to spend more time with Chris through the remainder of this semester.
I found Chris to be very professional in regards to my interactions with him.
Don D. from Carlisle, MA
"Chemistry Made Crystal-Clear: H.S., Chem SAT, AP, Gen Chem, Organic"
I have been writing in some capacity since the tender age of eight. In addition to my professional experience as a technical writer, curriculum developer, standardized-test item author, editor, and scientific researcher, I have assisted with hundreds of projects in which writing has played a central role. In the past, these have included:
1.) Admissions-Application Essays
2.) Research Papers
3.) Lab Reports
4.) Research Presentations
5.) Poster sessions
6.) Science-Fair Projects
7.) Critical writing/literary analysis
9.) Creative Writing
A. Short ... More
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