Best Private Tutors in Boston

Why These Private Tutors?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Boston Private Tutors on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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A Plus Tutoring

A Plus Tutoring is a kindergarten through adult tutoring company located in Melrose, Massachusetts that specializes in subject tutoring and test preparation. Owner and director, Cathy Scarlatos, has more than 15 years of education experience, and she has earned a master’s degree for education from Lesley University, as well as a BA in marketing and management from Northeastern University. Her company covers many subjects including GRE, SAT, PSAT, ACT, and MCAS test preparation, and sciences, languages, and core subject tutoring.

Melrose, MA 02176



Chyten is a Better Business Bureau accredited company located in Newton, Massachusetts that specializes in helping their students prepare for college entry exams. They have a reputation throughout the nation for placing more students in into top Universities and colleges in the country. There are many subjects that students are able to prepare for including SAT and ACT testing, and ISEE preparation. Chyten’s tutors must have many qualifications including a master’s degree and/or a PhD, an expertise in their content area, expert motivational skills, exceptional interpersonal skills, and a comprehensive background check.

Newton, MA 02459


Third Space Mentors

Third Space Mentors was founded in Quincy, Massachusetts with a mission to elevate their students learning potential by providing personalized attention, and proper mentorships. Their proprietary based curriculum focuses on establishing a good relationship between the students and tutors, which allows for better retention of subjects studied, and to increase the student’s motivation to learn. Third Space Mentors provides many services including test preparation tutoring for the ACT, SAT, SSAT, and ISEE, academic coaching that covers many different general subjects, and executive function training to help instill planning, organization, time management, and task completion.

Quincy, MA 02170


Veritas Tutors, LLC

Veritas Tutors, LLC is a premier test prep and tutoring company located in Cambridge, Massachusetts that is dedicated to fostering a lifelong love of learning and higher education in their students. There are many things that set them apart from their competitors including personalized lessons, experienced and inspiring instructors, the implementation of stress and time management skills, test ability and confidence building, and a superior level of mentorship. Veritas Tutors, LLC provides both online and in-person tutoring in private and small group settings. There are various areas of tutoring available such as standardized test preparation, admissions consulting, and subject tutoring for topics including anthropology, algebra, biostatistics, evolutionary biology, music theory, and many more.

Cambridge, MA 02138