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The Best Reading Tutors in Des Plaines, IL

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Carson W.
40/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Scientist, filmmaker, writer, and entrepreneur excited to teach

My high ACT score got me a full tuition merit scholarship for UIUC and helped me earn class honors like being designated a James Scholar and a Chancellor's Scholar. I love to read and write, even organizing a critical theory discussion group. My ACT English score was high enough (34 or above; I can no... read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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My high ACT score got me a full tuition merit scholarship for UIUC and helped me earn class honors like being designated a James Scholar and a Chancellor's Scholar. I love to read and write, even organizing a critical theory discussion group. My ACT English score was high enough (34 or above; I can no... read more

Iliana M.
75/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Special Education Teacher and Wilson Dyslexia Practitioner

I am trained in Fundations, Orton Gillingham, and certified in the Wilson Reading System. I am also trained in Reading Mastery, a tier 3 reading intervention. Please reach out if you have any questions about specific programs. Thank you! read more

75/hour
5.0 (111)
12 hours tutoring Reading out of 218 hours
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I am trained in Fundations, Orton Gillingham, and certified in the Wilson Reading System. I am also trained in Reading Mastery, a tier 3 reading intervention. Please reach out if you have any questions about specific programs. Thank you! read more

Sally M.
40/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

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

I have been a substitute teacher in elementary and middle schools for the last three years. Reading is a requirement for the younger students, both in and out of class. I have led guided reading sessions and the "popcorn" style where almost every student has the opportunity to read out... read more

40/hour
4.8 (49)
375 hours tutoring
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I have been a substitute teacher in elementary and middle schools for the last three years. Reading is a requirement for the younger students, both in and out of class. I have led guided reading sessions and the "popcorn" style where almost every student has the opportunity to read out... read more

Naomi M.
40/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Early Childhood Special Education Teacher certified in Reading Program

I am a teacher certified in Early Childhood Special Education, having taught preschool special education for three years and worked as a Learning Specialist in 3rd grade. I have also taught 1st and 2nd grade general education classrooms, and I am currently teaching Kindergarten. I am certified in SLANT, which is based... read more

40/hour
5.0 (11)
20 hours tutoring Reading out of 21 hours
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I am a teacher certified in Early Childhood Special Education, having taught preschool special education for three years and worked as a Learning Specialist in 3rd grade. I have also taught 1st and 2nd grade general education classrooms, and I am currently teaching Kindergarten. I am certified in SLANT, which is based... read more

Amelia W.
60/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Latin and Ancient Greek Tutor; Also Experienced in Editing Essays

I find it extremely gratifying when my students realize that a so-called "dead" language can actually be relevant to their lives! When tutoring Latin, I like to focus on using various strategies to help students "read with expectations, " meaning that students engage in linear reading... read more

60/hour
5.0 (266)
3 hours tutoring Reading out of 710 hours
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I find it extremely gratifying when my students realize that a so-called "dead" language can actually be relevant to their lives! When tutoring Latin, I like to focus on using various strategies to help students "read with expectations, " meaning that students engage in linear reading... read more

Amy D.
30/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Collaborative & Engaging English tutor

Hello there! My name is Ms. D. I am a former High School English teacher with four years of experience on Chicago's West Side, and I am currently back in graduate school getting my Masters degree in Social Work. I'm extremely passionate about teaching and eager to work with students to develop individual education plans... read more

30/hour
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Hello there! My name is Ms. D. I am a former High School English teacher with four years of experience on Chicago's West Side, and I am currently back in graduate school getting my Masters degree in Social Work. I'm extremely passionate about teaching and eager to work with students to develop individual education plans... read more

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... read more

77/hour
4.7 (42)
7 hours tutoring Reading out of 193 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... read more

Vanessa C.
65/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Improve your reading and writing with an experienced HS Teacher

Hi Everyone! I am Miss Vanessa C. and am excited about the opportunity to help you improve your tests scores, your college admission exams, or simply improve your reading and writing abilities! With my background in Social Science education, I am also available for History or Social Studies tutoring for grades 1... read more

65/hour
5.0 (3)
20 hours tutoring
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Hi Everyone! I am Miss Vanessa C. and am excited about the opportunity to help you improve your tests scores, your college admission exams, or simply improve your reading and writing abilities! With my background in Social Science education, I am also available for History or Social Studies tutoring for grades 1... read more

Samantha R.
50/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

MEd in Curriculum & Instruction

I have had many years of experience in teaching phonics and supporting reading fluency and comprehension to my students. I have taught LLI reading intervention groups as well as provided enrichment to high-level readers. I continue to use phonics instructional methods to support fluency in my readers. read more

50/hour
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I have had many years of experience in teaching phonics and supporting reading fluency and comprehension to my students. I have taught LLI reading intervention groups as well as provided enrichment to high-level readers. I continue to use phonics instructional methods to support fluency in my readers. read more

Jordan G.
39/hour

Near Des Plaines, IL

Former educator taught Language Arts, Writing, and Social Studies

Was trained in the teaching of Reading in grad school and taught several levels of students. read more

39/hour
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Was trained in the teaching of Reading in grad school and taught several levels of students. read more

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