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Matt tutors in Boston, MA

Matt L.

Private tutor in Boston, MA


BIO: Highly experienced, MIT/Harvard-trained tutor, specializing in rigorous academic tutoring, test preparation, and enrichment for high school, college, and graduate students across the sciences and humanities. EXPERIENCE: More than 7000 hours of experience in the Boston metro area and online; highest-rated tutor in Massachusetts in the subjects I teach at WyzAnt, an online tutoring marketplace. (See for more than 1000 5-star ratings and 50 written testimonials.) TEACHING PHILOSOPHY: I teach for deep mastery and lasting understanding, not just better grades and test scores. My style is heavily interactive and rigorous. I never use a script, and I always focus on critical reasoning. I emphasize logical and conceptual foundations and clear and creative thinking, never rote memorization or mechanical rule-following.


-- Studied mathematics, philosophy, & literature at MIT; completed graduate coursework in philosophy and history of science at Harvard. -- Academic interests span the sciences and humanities. -- Completed labwork in astrobiology, molecular immunology, cognitive neuroscience, natural language processing, and biomedical engineering at NASA, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, and the Harvard-MIT Division for Health Sciences and Technology. -- Also work as an editor at a literary and political magazine, where I work on essays on books and ideas. I've edited three books for MIT Press and co-edited a chapbook of poetry. -- Test scores: SAT 2400; GRE 170Q, 170V; GMAT 790 (51Q, 49 V)


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Up to 15 minutes away for no additional charge


When I'm not teaching, I like reading, running, cycling, and traveling. Every day I try to learn something new.

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