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10.7 miles, Lincolnshire, IL 60069

David K.

English and Clarinet Instruction

I enjoyed a nearly three-decade career as an English teacher of middle school and gifted high school students. During that time, most of which I also served as a department chair at a local Day School, I created and administered material covering every aspect of... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

7.6 miles, Skokie, IL 60077

Bob R.

Academic Coach and Experienced Tutor with Professional Experience

There are many paths to success in academics and many tools and techniques to learn. The great advantage of tutoring is the ability to craft a learning/teaching plan and develop the tools to connect you—-an individual--to the general material. I have had the professional... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

10.9 miles, Chicago, IL 60641

Hilary G.

Ms. Hilary: English, Reading, and Writing Support

I spent the last year working in the School City of Hammond teaching Honors English to 8th and 9th graders, and often found myself thinking that if I could only work with a student one-on-one I could help change their lives. Often we need that 1:1 attention to truly... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

11.1 miles, Evanston, IL 60201

Charlie M.

Experienced ACT/SAT tutor, Certified Teacher, Math and English

I am a certified teacher with 16 years of teaching experience and nearly seven years of tutoring experience, specializing in preparing students for the ACT and SAT. I have a solid history of results with students typically making gains of 5-8 points on their ACT... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

10.0 miles, Chicago, IL 60641

Carolyn O.

Master Tutor: Test Prep Expert with 17 Yrs Experience in Many Subjects

I completed my M.A. in Comparative Literature on full fellowship at the University of Southern California (USC). I have nearly twenty years of experience as a teacher, tutor, and academic mentor. My extensive experience teaching at universities and tutoring privately... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

10.9 miles, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Michelle W.

College and ACT Prep Tutor: English, Reading, Science, Writing

I am a High School English teacher and have observed my students feeling underprepared for college and the ACT. In order to address high schooler's and their parents' concerns, I have developed a regimented system and strategies that help my students feel prepared... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

11.7 miles, Forest Park, IL 60130

Brendan D.

Math, Dyslexia, Sped, Unusual Situations.

I love working with students and enjoy tackling unusual and difficult problems. I have a wide range of experience teaching, and I've worked with students of many different, ages, backgrounds, and ability levels. I have a no-drama, tortoise-beats-the-hare approach... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

17.1 miles, Mundelein, IL 60060

Hayley L.

Don't waste the summer! ACT/SAT/PSAT prep + college apps = GET AHEAD!

Besides working professionally in traditional print publishing, I specialize in academic tutoring for high school and college prep students, particularly those looking to expand their skills in English, reading, language arts, writing, and history. I have training... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

8.1 miles, Wilmette, IL 60091

Christina S.

Fun learning; productive and result guaranteed

I taught myself English back in the early '80s in Beijing, China. When I came to America as a college student in 1988, nobody believed that I was not born and raised in America. This tells you that I know how to study a foreign language on my own. My language skill... read more

literature | 7 other subjects

10.2 miles, Chicago, IL 60659

Emily W.

English Tutor specializing in ESL

I have taught ESL for many years, for seven years in the Czech Republic, two years at Northern State University, Aberdeen, SD, and five months in Chicago, IL. I have worked with many nationalities, especially students from Korea, the Czech Republic and Saudi Arabia... read more

literature | 10+ other subjects

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