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The Best ACT English Tutors in Chicago, IL

173 Chicago private ACT English tutors / Find the best local ACT English tutor in Chicago

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Andrew G.
85/hour

Chicago, IL

University of Chicago English Major

As an undergraduate English major, I love words and writing, but neither are strictly necessary to do well on the ACT English section. The most important things are learning the rules of standard written English, remembering how and where... read more

85/hour
5.0 (111)
100 hours tutoring ACT English out of 523 hours
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As an undergraduate English major, I love words and writing, but neither are strictly necessary to do well on the ACT English section. The most important things are learning the rules of standard written English, remembering how and where... read more

Eric S.
80/hour

Chicago, IL

Perfect 36 on ACT English (99th Percentile Composite)

I took the ACT in October of 2017 and scored a perfect 36 on the English section. My composite score for the test was a 35 (99th percentile). read more

80/hour
5.0 (39)
24 hours tutoring ACT English out of 228 hours
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I took the ACT in October of 2017 and scored a perfect 36 on the English section. My composite score for the test was a 35 (99th percentile). read more

Sarah-Lucy H.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Your ACT English Guru

4+ Years of Helping Chicago Students Ace the ACT read more

60/hour
4.9 (244)
44 hours tutoring ACT English out of 616 hours
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4+ Years of Helping Chicago Students Ace the ACT read more

Alrick K.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

PhD college prof, for English reading & writing, Spanish language

I am an experienced tutor and an enthusiastic university professor with experience working with diverse learners. A graduate of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, I am qualified to teach U.S. history, world history, world literature,... read more

50/hour
5.0 (113)
4 hours tutoring ACT English out of 222 hours
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I am an experienced tutor and an enthusiastic university professor with experience working with diverse learners. A graduate of the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, I am qualified to teach U.S. history, world history, world literature,... read more

Jason M.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Incredibly Expert Tutor with 15 Years of Experience

I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last fifteen years. In the wide field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, AP exams (literature, language, all histories, human geography, and... read more

70/hour
4.9 (479)
90 hours tutoring ACT English out of 1,838 hours
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I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last fifteen years. In the wide field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, AP exams (literature, language, all histories, human geography, and... read more

Libby P.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

ACT/SAT, Math, and Science Tutor

From 2014 to 2017, I was employed by a company that specializes in ACT and SAT tutoring. I met with students individually to develop personalized plans to meet each students' needs and to raise their test scores. Since then, I have tutored... read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
15 hours tutoring ACT English out of 26 hours
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From 2014 to 2017, I was employed by a company that specializes in ACT and SAT tutoring. I met with students individually to develop personalized plans to meet each students' needs and to raise their test scores. Since then, I have tutored... read more

Ryna F.
110/hour

Chicago, IL

Passionate Tutor Specializing in Standardized Test Prep

I am an Ivy League grad who is passionate about tutoring, and when it comes to helping students unlock the puzzles of standardized tests, I have over 10 years of experience. I love working with students one-on-one and in small groups for a... read more

110/hour
10 hours tutoring
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I am an Ivy League grad who is passionate about tutoring, and when it comes to helping students unlock the puzzles of standardized tests, I have over 10 years of experience. I love working with students one-on-one and in small groups for a... read more

Susan Z.
45/hour

Chicago, IL

UC PhD Candidate Experienced Writing Tutor; Humanities, Religion, and

Hi! I'm Susan. I’ve been working with first year college students to improve their writing for over 15 years. It been enormously rewarding to watch students grow in their thinking as they learn techniques they can use in their writing throughout... read more

45/hour
4.9 (33)
100 hours tutoring
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Hi! I'm Susan. I’ve been working with first year college students to improve their writing for over 15 years. It been enormously rewarding to watch students grow in their thinking as they learn techniques they can use in their writing throughout... read more

Alexis W.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Reading and Test Prep Tutor

I have always loved education and am pursuing a career teaching literature and language at a university. Since 2014, I have been privately tutoring students of all ages in subjects including various languages, reading, ACT preparation, and... read more

35/hour
5.0 (8)
10 hours tutoring ACT English out of 90 hours
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I have always loved education and am pursuing a career teaching literature and language at a university. Since 2014, I have been privately tutoring students of all ages in subjects including various languages, reading, ACT preparation, and... read more

Janalie C.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

College-aged, lifetime tutor proficient in most subjects

...and, by the end, could read The Great Gatsby after a year of tutoring. I’ve also taken the ACT, and received a 36 on ACT English and Reading my first attempt at the test. Reach out to me! I’d love to hear from you and see if we’d be a compatible... read more

30/hour
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...and, by the end, could read The Great Gatsby after a year of tutoring. I’ve also taken the ACT, and received a 36 on ACT English and Reading my first attempt at the test. Reach out to me! I’d love to hear from you and see if we’d be a compatible... read more

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