Foreign Language Tutoring

Signet tutors strive to make foreign languages come alive by using multiple strategies to improve your comprehension, speaking abilities, and knowledge of grammatical rules.

Instead of making you memorize charts and vocabulary, Signet’s foreign language tutors help you master your language by getting you to internalize important rules and words through role play, conversations, films, and songs. The result: you have more success learning the material, retain it longer, and, we hope, enjoy yourself along the way. Our tutors are very familiar with the common standardized tests listed below, as well as accents, cultural conventions, and associated literatures. They can help you to master your subjects, classes, and other exams that determine college course placement and credit.

We select Signet tutors in foreign languages from among those who hold doctorate and master’s degrees, PhD candidates, native speakers, and experienced language teachers.

Signet’s foreign language tutors have demonstrated their linguistic prowess by completing advanced coursework while living and studying abroad. As with all subjects, we screen candidates for the depth of their expertise and then hire tutors based on their proven ability as teachers.

Our Language Tutors

Laura C.
Originally from California, Laura has lived and studied in various areas of the world, including Spain, Mexico, France, Bolivia, Brazil, and the UK.

Originally from California, Laura has lived and studied in various areas of the world, including Spain, Mexico, France,...
Caroline C.
At UVA, Caroline's thesis earned the Dabney prize for the best undergraduate thesis in European history, and she received the Younger award for best graduating student in history.

Caroline was born and raised in northern Virginia and went to college in Charlottesville, VA. She has lived in Cambridge, MA,...
Caroline A.
Caroline has published fiction in the Colorado Review, The Montreal Review, and the New Delta Review, and has been nominated for a Pushcart prize for fiction.

In addition to writing, reading, and teaching, her favorite activities watching movies and listening to public radio.
Sumita C.
Sumita is in the doctoral program in English at Emory University, a Wellesley College alumna, a working writer, and the assistant poetry editor of AGNI Magazine.

In addition to studying and teaching English and writing, Sumita is a working writer (poetry and criticism) and editor...
Evgeny "Jack" B.
In addition to obtaining book prizes for both organic and physical chemistry, Jack was selected for the Jeffrey Chance Memorial Award for excellence in chemistry upon graduation, and successfully published his senior thesis as first author in the Journal of Biological Chemistry.

A "Jack of all trades," his interests include juggling, snowboarding, beatboxing, handstand walking, philosophizing, and...
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Language Tutoring

  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Latin
  • Spanish
  • Russian

Test Tutoring for Foreign Languages

  • AP Chinese
  • AP French
  • AP German
  • AP Italian
  • AP Japanese
  • AP Latin
  • AP Spanish Language
  • AP Spanish Literature
  • SAT II Chinese
  • SAT II French
  • SAT II German
  • SAT II Modern Hebrew
  • SAT II Italian
  • SAT II Japanese 
  • SAT II Latin
  • SAT II Spanish
  • IB Arabic
  • IB Chinese
  • IB French
  • IB German
  • IB Greek
  • IB Hebrew
  • IB Italian
  • IB Japanese
  • IB Latin
  • IB Spanish
  • IB Russian
  • TOEFL iBT 

Boston

Our headquarters is in Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA. We tutor in our center and in-home around Boston.

New York City

Our New York office is in midtown Manhattan. We tutor in-home throughout the greater NYC area.

Online

We work with clients all over the world via Skype and our online tutoring platform.

Test preparation“Lekha has been amazing. She really has a strong foundation with this information and guided me through preparing for the exam both mentally and physically. She also provided me with a wealth of information for the application process as we were studying. You really do a great job choosing stellar and loyal tutors.”

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