Writing Tutoring

Signet writing and creative writing tutors are mentors who guide you in the writing process. 

Our writing tutors are hand-selected not only for their writing abilities, but also for their ability to help students organize and articulate their own written ideas.

Our tutors will help you understand the basic mechanics of writing by working with you through brainstorms, outlines, rough drafts, and revisions until your paper, essay, dissertation, or thesis is up to par.

Signet writing tutors can help you organize your research, develop your thesis, plot your argument, strengthen your voice, and even motivate you over hurdles and writer’s block.

The result: not only will you write a great paper, essay, or story, but you will also learn about the writing process and how to manage it on your own. You’ll have a Signet tutor in your corner to answer questions, give you feedback, and prepare you for workshops or meetings with professors, editors, or publishers.

Our tutors are also very familiar with writing sections of the common standardized tests listed below, as well as writing conventions for the sciences, humanities, and business at the high school, college, and graduate levels.

We select Signet tutors in writing and creative writing from among those who hold doctorate and master’s degrees, PhD candidates, experienced composition and creative writing teachers, and published authors. Signet’s writing tutors have demonstrated their own excellent writing abilities throughout their academic and professional careers, and they are experienced at mentoring students of many levels through the writing process. 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 Writing Tutors

Wyndy A.
Wyndy earned her EdD in Communities, Culture, and Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and recently became certified as a school counselor through Boston University.

Wyndy enjoys ceramics, traveling, and politics, and spends much of her "free" time with her husband, two young daughters, and...
Elisabeth B.
Elisabeth has traveled throughout Europe and completed a short-term study abroad program in Japan for a graduate level management class.

Elisabeth has been an active mentor with the Mentor Connection at Newton Community Service Center for over two years. She...
Sheila A.
A former commodities trader on Wall Street, she enjoys teaching Math for the SAT and the GRE, because doing so calls on her quantitative abilities, honed during her undergraduate pre-medical years at Harvard.

Sheila grew up in Michigan, Virginia, and Massachusetts and has lived in New York, Los Angeles, and Bloomington, Indiana. After...
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.

Caroline used to live in Cambridge but now does online tutoring from her home in Ithaca, NY. In addition to writing, reading,...
Brandon B.
Before committing to a graduate program in European history at Harvard, Brandon’s eclectic interests led to coursework in the humanities and sciences and internships at an experimental physics laboratory, a consulting firm, and two policy organizations.

Before committing to European history, Brandon's eclectic interests led to coursework in the humanities and sciences and...
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Whether to increase your knowledge base, improve your grades or learn about something new, find out how Signet Education can help you achieve your goals.

Test Tutoring for Writing

  • SSAT/ISEE
  • SAT
  • ACT
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL
  • GRE
  • GMAT
  • LSAT

Writing Tutoring Subjects

  • Creative Writing (poetry, prose, fiction, essays, journalism, etc.)
  • Business Writing
  • Lab Reports
  • Humanities Writing
  • Conference Papers
  • Seminar Papers
  • Research Papers
  • Literature Reviews
  • Theses
  • Dissertations
  • Academic Publications
  • Personal Statements
  • Supplemental Application Essays
  • Cover Letters

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.

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