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Jodi B. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jodi B.
30/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Experienced and Kind English Teacher

Hi! My name is Jodi. Things are CRAZY right now and many of you are doing school virtually. I know that must be a challenge. I'm here to help! I specialize in helping homeschooling families get on track and feel some peace of mind over their child’s education. But I also am happy to help all ages with reading... See Jodi's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (8)
7 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 8 hours
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Hi! My name is Jodi. Things are CRAZY right now and many of you are doing school virtually. I know that must be a challenge. I'm here to help! I specialize in helping homeschooling families get on track and feel some peace of mind over their child’s education. But I also am happy to help all ages with reading... See Jodi's full profile

Sabrina I. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sabrina I.
35/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

English, French, Romanian, Russian polyglot and ESL tutor

Me as a Teacher I welcome everyone to join me in learning the English, French, Russian, and Romanian languages. Learning languages can be a difficult, yet rewarding journey, and I hold empathy and patience as key attributes to a successful teacher. My passion for learning languages and helping others communicate with... See Sabrina's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (179)
1 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 379 hours
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Me as a Teacher I welcome everyone to join me in learning the English, French, Russian, and Romanian languages. Learning languages can be a difficult, yet rewarding journey, and I hold empathy and patience as key attributes to a successful teacher. My passion for learning languages and helping others communicate with... See Sabrina's full profile

Michelle R. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for in-person tutoring
Michelle R.
36/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Professional and Personable Writing Tutor

I have an English degree from the University of Wisconsin in Madison and have written and edited countless essays and research papers. I would love to help you structure, edit and enhance your writing. I have extensive experience working with college students at undergraduate and graduate levels, including students... See Michelle's full profile

36/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 20 hours
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I have an English degree from the University of Wisconsin in Madison and have written and edited countless essays and research papers. I would love to help you structure, edit and enhance your writing. I have extensive experience working with college students at undergraduate and graduate levels, including students... See Michelle's full profile

Arturo V. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for in-person tutoring
Arturo V.
40/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Spanish, ESL, Citizenship, Constitution, and GED (in Spanish) Teacher

I'm a former Mexican teacher. I taught for 12 years in my country in different levels of education such as Elementary Education from 1st to 6th grades, junior and senior high school English, and University level English, too. In this country, I was working for a non-profit organization as a Spanish Literacy... See Arturo's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (64)
26 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 168 hours
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I'm a former Mexican teacher. I taught for 12 years in my country in different levels of education such as Elementary Education from 1st to 6th grades, junior and senior high school English, and University level English, too. In this country, I was working for a non-profit organization as a Spanish Literacy... See Arturo's full profile

Sally M. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sally M.
40/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Experienced tutor for writing, editing, proofreading, Spanish/ESL

...meanings and origins and homographs--words spelled the same but have different pronunciations and meanings, are three of the main areas that could cause an ESL or ESOL student much confusion. I think it is best to begin by determining what level (if any) the student has in the English language. Perhaps he/she can speak ... See Sally's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (70)
2 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 476 hours
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...meanings and origins and homographs--words spelled the same but have different pronunciations and meanings, are three of the main areas that could cause an ESL or ESOL student much confusion. I think it is best to begin by determining what level (if any) the student has in the English language. Perhaps he/she can speak ... See Sally's full profile

Lala E. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lala E.
45/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Effective English Tutor Specializing in ESL

My love of teaching is tremendous. I am fluent in English, Urdu and Punjabi. I specialize in tutoring English as a second language, English Literature, TOEFL and IELTS. I've an extensive teaching experience in Pakistan. I've taught students from different countries and backgrounds. I know the problems faced by students... See Lala's full profile

45/hour
7 hours tutoring
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My love of teaching is tremendous. I am fluent in English, Urdu and Punjabi. I specialize in tutoring English as a second language, English Literature, TOEFL and IELTS. I've an extensive teaching experience in Pakistan. I've taught students from different countries and backgrounds. I know the problems faced by students... See Lala's full profile

Nicole C. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nicole C.
45/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Help for nursing and NCLEX students!!

Hello! I am a registered nurse (RN) of 22 years. I’ve also been tutoring nursing and NCLEX students for the past 12 years. My background is in critical care, as well as pre and post-op (PACU). I would love to help you with your nursing education! I am ACLS and PALS certified, so the critical stuff is right up my... See Nicole's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (436)
36 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 3,189 hours
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Hello! I am a registered nurse (RN) of 22 years. I’ve also been tutoring nursing and NCLEX students for the past 12 years. My background is in critical care, as well as pre and post-op (PACU). I would love to help you with your nursing education! I am ACLS and PALS certified, so the critical stuff is right up my... See Nicole's full profile

Maribel B. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for in-person tutoring
Maribel B.
50/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

MSCIS Grad with over 13 years exp in IT and teaching English combined

My family and I relocated back to the United States after being overseas for 13 ½ years. Our longest stay was in Singapore, where our son was born and where we stayed for 10 years. In Singapore, and while in-between IT jobs, I entered the teaching industry and applied for a Freelance English Teaching job. I did not have... See Maribel's full profile

50/hour
4.6 (5)
2 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 14 hours
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My family and I relocated back to the United States after being overseas for 13 ½ years. Our longest stay was in Singapore, where our son was born and where we stayed for 10 years. In Singapore, and while in-between IT jobs, I entered the teaching industry and applied for a Freelance English Teaching job. I did not have... See Maribel's full profile

Cynthia C. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cynthia C.
50/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Experienced ESL, French, and Japanese instructor

My name is Cindy! I have a Bachelor's degree in French and Psychology and a Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology. I have experience tutoring both ESL and French for college-age students in a one-on-one setting. I worked for 2 years in a Japanese high school, teaching conversational English, English writing, and... See Cynthia's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
9 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 10 hours
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My name is Cindy! I have a Bachelor's degree in French and Psychology and a Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology. I have experience tutoring both ESL and French for college-age students in a one-on-one setting. I worked for 2 years in a Japanese high school, teaching conversational English, English writing, and... See Cynthia's full profile

Karin M. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Karin M.
54/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Energetic Test Prep Expert, Reading Comp & Essay Coach

I’m a lifelong learner and career educator. I teach all parts of standardized test prep, specializing in critical reading and annotation strategies, grammar fundamentals, and effective essay writing for the SAT, ACT, PSAT, ISEE, HSPT, AP, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, TOEFL, and more. I teach and lecture at universities and... See Karin's full profile

54/hour
5.0 (23)
23 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 227 hours
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I’m a lifelong learner and career educator. I teach all parts of standardized test prep, specializing in critical reading and annotation strategies, grammar fundamentals, and effective essay writing for the SAT, ACT, PSAT, ISEE, HSPT, AP, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, TOEFL, and more. I teach and lecture at universities and... See Karin's full profile

Elisa P. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elisa P.
60/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Effective Spanish Teacher M.A; M.Ed + 20 yrs experience

I was born and raised in Spain where I learned French and English. As an adult, I moved to the U.S. where I received my master's degree in teaching and learning foreign languages. Soon after that, I started teaching Spanish and ESL in corporate settings as well as in several universities. I'm a full-time faculty member... See Elisa's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (23)
1 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 68 hours
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I was born and raised in Spain where I learned French and English. As an adult, I moved to the U.S. where I received my master's degree in teaching and learning foreign languages. Soon after that, I started teaching Spanish and ESL in corporate settings as well as in several universities. I'm a full-time faculty member... See Elisa's full profile

Michelle H. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michelle H.
60/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

English as a Second Language Specialist

My love of teaching and helping others succeed comes from my life long love of school and learning. I enjoy helping students learn and realize their potential. I started tutoring as a 10th grade high school student as part of service learning for the National Honor Society and I have been doing it ever since. Since high... See Michelle's full profile

60/hour
4.0 (1)
10 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 10 hours
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My love of teaching and helping others succeed comes from my life long love of school and learning. I enjoy helping students learn and realize their potential. I started tutoring as a 10th grade high school student as part of service learning for the National Honor Society and I have been doing it ever since. Since high... See Michelle's full profile

Linda X. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda X.
60/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Art

Art is my foremost and lifelong love. I teach theory and art history, as well as drawing and painting techniques, which include observational drawing, figure painting, modeling, and more. You may see examples of my work in my photos. For your artistic pursuits, I can teach you how to work with oil paints, watercolor,... See Linda's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (50)
175 hours tutoring
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Art is my foremost and lifelong love. I teach theory and art history, as well as drawing and painting techniques, which include observational drawing, figure painting, modeling, and more. You may see examples of my work in my photos. For your artistic pursuits, I can teach you how to work with oil paints, watercolor,... See Linda's full profile

Stefani E. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stefani E.
60/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Experienced Tutor Well Versed in Many Areas

Stefani’s teaching experience is diverse. She taught public speaking and persuasion at the collegiate level at Northern Illinois University and also at ORT Technical Institute for 3 years. ORT specializes in ESL students. After becoming a mother, Stefani sought to work from home so she could be involved in every aspect... See Stefani's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (3)
29 hours tutoring
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Stefani’s teaching experience is diverse. She taught public speaking and persuasion at the collegiate level at Northern Illinois University and also at ORT Technical Institute for 3 years. ORT specializes in ESL students. After becoming a mother, Stefani sought to work from home so she could be involved in every aspect... See Stefani's full profile

John B. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
John B.
70/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Stanford PhD Tutor in GRE, SAT, ACT, Math, Essay Writing

I'm John! I graduated with a PhD in civil engineering from Stanford and a BS in mechanical engineering from Harvard. I have 13 years experience working with youth and am passionate about helping students achieve their maximum learning potential, whether in a specific subject - math, science, reading, or writing - or... See John's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (9)
38 hours tutoring
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I'm John! I graduated with a PhD in civil engineering from Stanford and a BS in mechanical engineering from Harvard. I have 13 years experience working with youth and am passionate about helping students achieve their maximum learning potential, whether in a specific subject - math, science, reading, or writing - or... See John's full profile

Jason M. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason M.
70/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Incredibly Expert Tutor with 18 Years of Experience

I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three thousand students improve their scores on these tests. I direct SAT summer... See Jason's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (529)
96 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 2,071 hours
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I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three thousand students improve their scores on these tests. I direct SAT summer... See Jason's full profile

Kathryn S. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathryn S.
70/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Experienced Spanish teacher ready to help (Online/in person)

Hola a todos! I am a licensed Spanish teacher with 16 years of teaching experience. I am certified to teach Spanish to grades K-12, I taught grades 6-8 for 13 years and and I currently teach grades 3-5 in a high-achieving district with forward-thinking curriculum. I completely understand the rigor that is involved in... See Kathryn's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (26)
32 hours tutoring
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Hola a todos! I am a licensed Spanish teacher with 16 years of teaching experience. I am certified to teach Spanish to grades K-12, I taught grades 6-8 for 13 years and and I currently teach grades 3-5 in a high-achieving district with forward-thinking curriculum. I completely understand the rigor that is involved in... See Kathryn's full profile

Beth Z. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beth Z.
70/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

The Best Possible Tutoring by a Professional Teacher

I have been teaching Spanish at the college and high school levels at schools such as DePaul University, North Park College, New Trier High School, Lake Forest Academy and Loyola Academy for 18 years. I earned a PhD in Hispanic Literature from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. from Wellesley College.... See Beth's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (108)
48 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 388 hours
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I have been teaching Spanish at the college and high school levels at schools such as DePaul University, North Park College, New Trier High School, Lake Forest Academy and Loyola Academy for 18 years. I earned a PhD in Hispanic Literature from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. from Wellesley College.... See Beth's full profile

Jennifer D. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer D.
77/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

ADHD Writing Tutor and Teen Motivation Coach

I am a writing tutor with over 13 years of experience. I also have tutored subjects in chemistry and science, however, my tutoring and coaching practice has moved to exclusively offering writing tutoring and teen motivation coaching based on demand. I have a year of specialized special education work experience in... See Jennifer's full profile

77/hour
4.8 (58)
1 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 225 hours
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I am a writing tutor with over 13 years of experience. I also have tutored subjects in chemistry and science, however, my tutoring and coaching practice has moved to exclusively offering writing tutoring and teen motivation coaching based on demand. I have a year of specialized special education work experience in... See Jennifer's full profile

Deborah P. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Deborah P.
85/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Experienced Certified Teacher: Italian; English Writing Skills; ESL

I lived in Italy for twenty-five years, and am completely fluent in Italian. I have taught Italian language and culture for ten years in two public school districts, as well as privately for seventeen years. I am a certified teacher in Illinois and possess a Master of Arts in Teaching. In addition to teaching Italian, I... See Deborah's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (1658)
736 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 3,341 hours
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I lived in Italy for twenty-five years, and am completely fluent in Italian. I have taught Italian language and culture for ten years in two public school districts, as well as privately for seventeen years. I am a certified teacher in Illinois and possess a Master of Arts in Teaching. In addition to teaching Italian, I... See Deborah's full profile

Jeff L. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeff L.
90/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

A great writing tutor leading to great results!

Let me tell you about my experience. I've done various kinds of writing for years including work on documentary films in New York City for National Public Television, essays for WBEZ Chicago Public Radio and Op-ed pieces for the Chicago Tribune. My book, An Immigrant Class, documents the lives of recent immigrants to... See Jeff's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring
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Let me tell you about my experience. I've done various kinds of writing for years including work on documentary films in New York City for National Public Television, essays for WBEZ Chicago Public Radio and Op-ed pieces for the Chicago Tribune. My book, An Immigrant Class, documents the lives of recent immigrants to... See Jeff's full profile

William H. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
William H.
90/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

English Teacher (ESL / EFL), Career Coach, Writer, Editor

I have been tutoring and coaching for several years. With experience as a technical writer, dissertation editor, English teacher, career coach, and public speaker, I have helped people in various aspects of their educations, careers, and lives. Throughout my life, I have taught students in informal lessons to... See William's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (8)
49 hours tutoring
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I have been tutoring and coaching for several years. With experience as a technical writer, dissertation editor, English teacher, career coach, and public speaker, I have helped people in various aspects of their educations, careers, and lives. Throughout my life, I have taught students in informal lessons to... See William's full profile

Richard K. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Richard K.
95/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Expert Tutor with Advanced Training in Math and Science (Chem., Phys.)

I can help you come to grips with challenges in physics, chemistry, math and related subjects (see list of subjects). I am available to tutor students at all levels, up to and including grad. school. I have experience tutoring elementary and high school, ACT, SAT, college, MCAT, and graduate school. Whether you are... See Richard's full profile

95/hour
4.9 (343)
15 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 1,294 hours
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I can help you come to grips with challenges in physics, chemistry, math and related subjects (see list of subjects). I am available to tutor students at all levels, up to and including grad. school. I have experience tutoring elementary and high school, ACT, SAT, college, MCAT, and graduate school. Whether you are... See Richard's full profile

Regina R. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Regina R.
95/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Former English Instructor Specializing in Essay Writing

Degrees from UC Berkeley and Cornell. I've taught English literature and composition at the college level, and I've taught English as a language to adults, and I now own a copywriting business. I have additional experience tutoring students in writing at Columbia College in Chicago, specializing in students for whom... See Regina's full profile

95/hour
3.0 (3)
9 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 16 hours
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Degrees from UC Berkeley and Cornell. I've taught English literature and composition at the college level, and I've taught English as a language to adults, and I now own a copywriting business. I have additional experience tutoring students in writing at Columbia College in Chicago, specializing in students for whom... See Regina's full profile

James L. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
James L.
100/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

180 LSAT Scorer! (Plus physics, calculus, writing, and more)

My greatest specialty is with the law school entrance exam, known (and dreaded) by soon-to-be law students as the LSAT. I've taught the LSAT for 11 years, scored a 180 on the September 2009 LSAT, and several of my students scored in the 99th percentile and moved into LSAT teaching themselves. Not only do I have a perfect... See James's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (139)
832 hours tutoring
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My greatest specialty is with the law school entrance exam, known (and dreaded) by soon-to-be law students as the LSAT. I've taught the LSAT for 11 years, scored a 180 on the September 2009 LSAT, and several of my students scored in the 99th percentile and moved into LSAT teaching themselves. Not only do I have a perfect... See James's full profile

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