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Eleanor C.

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Ellie specializes in helping students identify their challenges and hone their skills to improve standardized test scores (primarily SAT, ACT, and AP exams) and develop stronger reading comprehension and writing abilities.

  • Graduated from Harvard with an honors degree in her Comparative Study of Religion concentration
  • Over 5 years of tutoring experience, as well as several years of full-time teaching experience
  • Spent a year working in Tanzania and speaks Swahili
  • Specializes in SAT, ACT, and AP exam preparation, as well as reading comprehension and writing assistance

Academic Biography

Ellie graduated from Harvard in 2008 with an honors degree in Comparative Study of Religion and completed a Master's in Childhood Education from TeacherU at Hunter College in 2014. During her time in college, Ellie tutored and mentored a wide variety of students from ages 8 through 18, helping them with everything from test prep and homework help to college essays and applications. Since college, Ellie has worked on Teach For America's recruitment team, as a teacher with Uncommon Schools, and as a Deputy Campus Director and instructional coach with Citizen Schools at Bronx Writing Academy. Ellie specializes in helping students identify their challenges and hone their skills to improve standardized test scores (primarily SAT, ACT, GRE and AP exams) and develop stronger reading comprehension and writing abilities.

Personal Biography

In addition to her teaching and tutoring experience, Ellie also spent a year working in Tanzania with 2Seeds Network, a small agricultural development NGO, and speaks Swahili. When she's not teaching, reading, or writing, Ellie loves doing Bikram Yoga, cooking, and traveling.



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Available in Cambridge
Subjects Available
Pro Bono Tutoring
GRE
ACT Prep
SAT (all areas)
Chemistry
Expository Writing
Creative Writing
SSAT/ISEE Prep
History (American)
Literature




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