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The Best SAT Writing Tutors in Des Plaines, IL

48 Des Plaines private SAT Writing tutors / Find the best local SAT Writing tutor in Des Plaines

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Alrick K.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

PhD college prof for all levels of writing, reading, Spanish

I am an experienced tutor with a PhD in literature. I help students of all levels--from K-12 to college level--with their writing, reading and test prep. I also teach Spanish literature and language at the college level. I’m qualified to tutor... read more

75/hour
5.0 (159)
369 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced tutor with a PhD in literature. I help students of all levels--from K-12 to college level--with their writing, reading and test prep. I also teach Spanish literature and language at the college level. I’m qualified to tutor... read more

Charlie M.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

ACT/SAT, and Grades 5-12. PANDEMIC PRICING! Rates fully negotiable!

The SAT writing test is unusual because it tests students rhetorical skills considerably more than the ACT writing (English) test does. Rhetorical questions can be tricky, and even subjective. I've developed an approach to these types... read more

75/hour
4.9 (43)
255 hours tutoring
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The SAT writing test is unusual because it tests students rhetorical skills considerably more than the ACT writing (English) test does. Rhetorical questions can be tricky, and even subjective. I've developed an approach to these types... read more

Lindsey W.
67/hour

Chicago, IL

Tutor of All Subjects Focusing on Learning Strategies

I am a firm believer that lessons are best learned by stepping outside of your comfort zone and taking action. This is maxim I don’t just use with my students, but one that I also apply to my own life. To date, I’ve traveled to more than 25... read more

67/hour
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I am a firm believer that lessons are best learned by stepping outside of your comfort zone and taking action. This is maxim I don’t just use with my students, but one that I also apply to my own life. To date, I’ve traveled to more than 25... read more

Michael W.
40/hour

Vernon Hills, IL

Test Prep Tutor for the ACT & SAT, - BS, MA, MBA tutor

I mostly work with students now on the ACT & SAT. For the ACT, we will go over content that you must know for English & Math. For ex, there are specific reasons when to use a comma. Most likely, you were never taught that. In order to... read more

40/hour
4.9 (390)
1,114 hours tutoring
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I mostly work with students now on the ACT & SAT. For the ACT, we will go over content that you must know for English & Math. For ex, there are specific reasons when to use a comma. Most likely, you were never taught that. In order to... read more

Chhavi P.
35/hour

Lake Zurich, IL

Top-ranked, experienced tutor: SAT/ACT English, ESL, TOEFL, Hindi

As a Language Arts teacher specializing in teaching Reading, English and Writing Skills for the SAT, I teach my students to interpret SAT writing prompts correctly. Next, I help my students practice responses to these prompts by using... read more

35/hour
4.9 (150)
448 hours tutoring
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As a Language Arts teacher specializing in teaching Reading, English and Writing Skills for the SAT, I teach my students to interpret SAT writing prompts correctly. Next, I help my students practice responses to these prompts by using... read more

Erin H.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

K-12 Credentialed teacher. College Apps, Essay Writing, and French.

I have been teaching and tutoring for 12 years. While I like being in the classroom, I really prefer the one-on-one or small group environment. I have taught French, English, AP prep, and SAT/ACT/CAHSEE prep. Writing is my favorite subject to... read more

60/hour
5.0 (21)
100 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching and tutoring for 12 years. While I like being in the classroom, I really prefer the one-on-one or small group environment. I have taught French, English, AP prep, and SAT/ACT/CAHSEE prep. Writing is my favorite subject to... read more

Stephen B.
235/hour

Evanston, IL

Experienced Test Prep/Academic Tutor with Flexible Availability

Quick Summary: I am a full-time tutor based in Chicago with 15 years experience in boosting students' scores for the ACT, SAT, PSAT, and GRE. A high test-score is a vital part of a strong application to college or graduate school. No matter what... read more

235/hour
4.9 (70)
144 hours tutoring
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Quick Summary: I am a full-time tutor based in Chicago with 15 years experience in boosting students' scores for the ACT, SAT, PSAT, and GRE. A high test-score is a vital part of a strong application to college or graduate school. No matter what... read more

Gary D.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Gary, Math and Science Tutor Chicago, IL

I'm a strong believer in comprehensive learning, as opposed to teaching someone how to pass a test. One method that I find useful is to have a student explain a lesson in his own words, because one of the best ways to learn something is to... read more

30/hour
4.9 (30)
62 hours tutoring
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I'm a strong believer in comprehensive learning, as opposed to teaching someone how to pass a test. One method that I find useful is to have a student explain a lesson in his own words, because one of the best ways to learn something is to... read more

John B.
50/hour

Evanston, IL

Experienced tutor in Language Arts, test preparation and other subject

I have a bachelor’s degree from Loras College and a law degree from Marquette University. I have been tutoring students in various subjects, primarily in Language Arts and Test Preparation, for a number of years. Specifically in regard to... read more

50/hour
5.0 (4)
22 hours tutoring
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I have a bachelor’s degree from Loras College and a law degree from Marquette University. I have been tutoring students in various subjects, primarily in Language Arts and Test Preparation, for a number of years. Specifically in regard to... read more

Wesley S.
80/hour

Evanston, IL

Strong College Writing Student

I also have served as an editor of student publications in the past. Furthermore, I scored in the 99th percentile on the SAT Writing section, so I have what it takes to help you increase your SAT Writing score. read more

80/hour
5.0 (48)
95 hours tutoring
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I also have served as an editor of student publications in the past. Furthermore, I scored in the 99th percentile on the SAT Writing section, so I have what it takes to help you increase your SAT Writing score. read more

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Des Plaines SAT Writing Tutors Cost $35 - 65 per hour on average

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