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The Best History Tutors in Chicago, IL

376 Chicago private History tutors / Find the best local History tutor in Chicago

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Philip H.
55/hour

Chicago, IL

Yale History Major

I am pursuing a BA in history from Yale, one of the strongest departments in the country. That program has, of course, included a rigorous study of World History. And I am especially familiar with material for AP Euro, AP Human Geo, and AP World History. read more

55/hour
5.0 (15)
17 hours tutoring
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I am pursuing a BA in history from Yale, one of the strongest departments in the country. That program has, of course, included a rigorous study of World History. And I am especially familiar with material for AP Euro, AP Human Geo, and AP World History. read more

ROB C.
85/hour

Chicago, IL

Freelance writer in American and World History

I have many years experience in correlating state and Common Core standards in a variety of history and other social science texts including books published by Pearson and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, including American History. I also create recommendations for how to teach those standards when correlations... read more

85/hour
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I have many years experience in correlating state and Common Core standards in a variety of history and other social science texts including books published by Pearson and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, including American History. I also create recommendations for how to teach those standards when correlations... read more

Michael F.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Civics and criminal justice professional

I am a former civic engagement educator for the University of Illinois Extension, and I hold a law degree from DePaul University College of Law. I am a very strong Constitutional scholar, and I can break American History down into understandable pieces. read more

30/hour
4.9 (14)
29 hours tutoring
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I am a former civic engagement educator for the University of Illinois Extension, and I hold a law degree from DePaul University College of Law. I am a very strong Constitutional scholar, and I can break American History down into understandable pieces. read more

Maria T.
25/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced and Enthusiastic Tutor with Math Emphasis

...medium. I live in a cross-cultural community where I have had the opportunity to speak with people who are learning English all of the time, so I have a long history of informal experience, as well.... read more

25/hour
5.0 (758)
1,300 hours tutoring
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...medium. I live in a cross-cultural community where I have had the opportunity to speak with people who are learning English all of the time, so I have a long history of informal experience, as well.... read more

Jason H.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Digital Art Instructor with emphasis in 2D and 3D animation

I have taken a variety of film classes, written about many films in graduate school, and teach acting and animation history which inescapably intersects the world of film theory and practice. Additionally, as a 3D compositor, I deal with issues of color-correction, lighting, staging, and editing as I attempt to... read more

70/hour
5.0 (262)
919 hours tutoring
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I have taken a variety of film classes, written about many films in graduate school, and teach acting and animation history which inescapably intersects the world of film theory and practice. Additionally, as a 3D compositor, I deal with issues of color-correction, lighting, staging, and editing as I attempt to... read more

Jose A.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced teacher providing personalized tutoring in all subjects

I received a degree in History, where I specialized in American history. I understand the pressures of an AP history course, as I myself took and passed all the AP level History exams for college credit. I can support your child in crafting document based question responses, in addition to... read more

40/hour
5.0 (4)
36 hours tutoring
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I received a degree in History, where I specialized in American history. I understand the pressures of an AP history course, as I myself took and passed all the AP level History exams for college credit. I can support your child in crafting document based question responses, in addition to... read more

Cody P.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Certified teacher with experience at all ages!

Hello everyone! My name is Cody P. I'm a certified teacher in the state of Illinois and North Carolina, that just finished up teaching high school and now work for an educational consulting company. I went to Clemson University for my bachelor's degree with a major in economics and political science, and Wake Forest... read more

60/hour
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Hello everyone! My name is Cody P. I'm a certified teacher in the state of Illinois and North Carolina, that just finished up teaching high school and now work for an educational consulting company. I went to Clemson University for my bachelor's degree with a major in economics and political science, and Wake Forest... read more

Meredith M.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Writing Tutor

Hello! I am a freelance journalist in Chicago who recently graduated summa cum laude with an Honors Bachelor's degree in journalism with minors in history and information technology (IT) from DePaul University. During my time at DePaul, I also worked as a peer writing tutor for three years at the... read more

30/hour
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Hello! I am a freelance journalist in Chicago who recently graduated summa cum laude with an Honors Bachelor's degree in journalism with minors in history and information technology (IT) from DePaul University. During my time at DePaul, I also worked as a peer writing tutor for three years at the... read more

Michael D.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

MA in Humanities with 5+ Years of Teaching and Tutoring Experience

I have taught two undergraduate courses covering both American and World History. Additionally, I work as a college writing tutor, where I help many students conduct all kinds of historical research. read more

40/hour
5.0 (17)
55 hours tutoring
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I have taught two undergraduate courses covering both American and World History. Additionally, I work as a college writing tutor, where I help many students conduct all kinds of historical research. read more

Jasmine G.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Tutor and TA, specialize in chemistry and algebra

I'm Jasmine! I graduated with honors from the University of Chicago in Biology and History and was on the pre-med track. I am currently pursuing a Master's in Public Health from the University of Chicago as well. I have been tutoring since I was 15 in various subjects, such as AP courses, SAT prep, and... read more

70/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring
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I'm Jasmine! I graduated with honors from the University of Chicago in Biology and History and was on the pre-med track. I am currently pursuing a Master's in Public Health from the University of Chicago as well. I have been tutoring since I was 15 in various subjects, such as AP courses, SAT prep, and... read more

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Chicago History Tutors Cost $35 - 50 per hour on average

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