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Diana S. Near Elgin, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Diana S.
25/hour

Near Elgin, IL

I’m here to help with your tutoring needs

I am a reading and writing tutor. I help with practice reading, comprehension and also with writing assignments based on literature. See Diana's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (34)
107 hours tutoring
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I am a reading and writing tutor. I help with practice reading, comprehension and also with writing assignments based on literature. See Diana's full profile

Paul H. Near Elgin, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Paul H.
50/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Three decades of experience to brighten your world!

During my 28 years of teaching at a private school for young men, I taught several different classes that were rich in their literary content. These classes ranged from an Introduction to Literature, to British Literature as well as a survey of American Literature. I have also conducted tutoring... See Paul's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (115)
16 hours tutoring Literature out of 293 hours
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During my 28 years of teaching at a private school for young men, I taught several different classes that were rich in their literary content. These classes ranged from an Introduction to Literature, to British Literature as well as a survey of American Literature. I have also conducted tutoring... See Paul's full profile

Melissa R. Near Elgin, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Melissa R.
50/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Dyslexia, Public Speaking, Writing, and Career Prep Tutor

Attention: Presently, I do not have any more "after-school" central time zone hours available. If you are seeking tutoring before 2 p.m central time or an occasional weekend session, we may be able to find a matching time slot. Otherwise, feel free to contact me about being on a waitlist. My name is Melissa, and I... See Melissa's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (1072)
12 hours tutoring Literature out of 4,145 hours
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Attention: Presently, I do not have any more "after-school" central time zone hours available. If you are seeking tutoring before 2 p.m central time or an occasional weekend session, we may be able to find a matching time slot. Otherwise, feel free to contact me about being on a waitlist. My name is Melissa, and I... See Melissa's full profile

Nikki C. Near Elgin, IL, available for in-person tutoring
Nikki C.
50/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Very flexible tutor!

Hi! My name is Nikki and I am currently a junior high teacher looking to help you out! I currently teach Spanish in Elmhurst, Illinois. Last year, I taught at a high school, and am very comfortable tutoring students of all ages. I am certified to teach Spanish, language arts, math, and social studies, and can also help... See Nikki's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (36)
62 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Nikki and I am currently a junior high teacher looking to help you out! I currently teach Spanish in Elmhurst, Illinois. Last year, I taught at a high school, and am very comfortable tutoring students of all ages. I am certified to teach Spanish, language arts, math, and social studies, and can also help... See Nikki's full profile

Laura G. Near Elgin, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Laura G.
65/hour

Near Elgin, IL

Experienced Tutor in Test Prep, AP English, Reading, College Admission

I received my undergraduate B.A. in English Literature from Washington University in St. Louis. While studying there I covered literature from various time periods ranging from Chaucer and Shakespeare to Don Delillo and Thomas Pynchon. My concentration was in British literature especially.... See Laura's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (9)
4 hours tutoring Literature out of 241 hours
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I received my undergraduate B.A. in English Literature from Washington University in St. Louis. While studying there I covered literature from various time periods ranging from Chaucer and Shakespeare to Don Delillo and Thomas Pynchon. My concentration was in British literature especially.... See Laura's full profile

Alrick K. Near Elgin, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alrick K.
75/hour

Near Elgin, IL

PhD in English/ English literature & writing

The goal of written or spoken communication is to express yourself clearly and persuasively. To achieve that goal, you must know the grammar and punctuation rules of standard, formal English. I have been teaching reading and writing at all levels (elementary school to grad students) for more than 20 years. I've taught... See Alrick's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (248)
67 hours tutoring Literature out of 890 hours
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The goal of written or spoken communication is to express yourself clearly and persuasively. To achieve that goal, you must know the grammar and punctuation rules of standard, formal English. I have been teaching reading and writing at all levels (elementary school to grad students) for more than 20 years. I've taught... See Alrick's full profile

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

Near Elgin, IL

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

I have extensive experience in a wide range of literature at the college level, covering anything from modern American lit to the ancient classics (we're talking Homer, Virgil, Plato, and the like). Anything in between is also fair game. See James's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (139)
832 hours tutoring
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I have extensive experience in a wide range of literature at the college level, covering anything from modern American lit to the ancient classics (we're talking Homer, Virgil, Plato, and the like). Anything in between is also fair game. See James's full profile

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Angela D.
30/hour

A passion for English, literature, and writing.

I have three years of experience teaching grades k-8, but I am now an aspiring law student. I received high honors every year in high school and scored 1,700 on my SATS. I graduated from Husson University in 2019 with a degree in Communications. I... See Angela's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (2)
6 hours tutoring
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I have three years of experience teaching grades k-8, but I am now an aspiring law student. I received high honors every year in high school and scored 1,700 on my SATS. I graduated from Husson University in 2019 with a degree in Communications. I... See Angela's full profile

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Elena R.
30/hour

Current PhD student with tutoring experience of all ages

I graduated from Santa Clara University with a double major in psychology and Spanish. I have experience tutoring from elementary to college level students. I work mostly with English, literature, reading, writing and college essay writing!... See Elena's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (6)
11 hours tutoring
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I graduated from Santa Clara University with a double major in psychology and Spanish. I have experience tutoring from elementary to college level students. I work mostly with English, literature, reading, writing and college essay writing!... See Elena's full profile

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Deborah S.
40/hour

Literature and Literary Analysis; Essay Development

Literature is a great edifice of ideas, fascination and discovery. Studying literature will enhance your appreciation of all the arts. If you need help with assigned essays, or working on your own narratives, I can help out with a... See Deborah's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (363)
52 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,276 hours
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Literature is a great edifice of ideas, fascination and discovery. Studying literature will enhance your appreciation of all the arts. If you need help with assigned essays, or working on your own narratives, I can help out with a... See Deborah's full profile

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Troy M.
45/hour

Literature Instructor of multiple genre with 15+ years experience

I have the in-depth knowledge required to analyze works of literature. I desire to train the student brain to absorb the woven wisdom in written passages. See Troy's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (863)
114 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,973 hours
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I have the in-depth knowledge required to analyze works of literature. I desire to train the student brain to absorb the woven wisdom in written passages. See Troy's full profile

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Jackie W.
55/hour

Experienced College Professor Specializing in English Composition

With my dual Masters degrees, I come to you with an advantage of having "both sides of the literacy coin" knowledge and experience. My main focus of tutoring is English Composition, at all grade levels and skill levels, but I'm also available to... See Jackie's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (80)
27 hours tutoring Literature out of 201 hours
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With my dual Masters degrees, I come to you with an advantage of having "both sides of the literacy coin" knowledge and experience. My main focus of tutoring is English Composition, at all grade levels and skill levels, but I'm also available to... See Jackie's full profile

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Maile B.
60/hour

Literature Teacher with 12+ Years Experience

I have taught Literature classes all over the world: English, French and Spanish literature. In graduate school I spent 3 years as a university writing tutor, helping students improve their writing and literary analysis. I have... See Maile's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (674)
106 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,922 hours
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I have taught Literature classes all over the world: English, French and Spanish literature. In graduate school I spent 3 years as a university writing tutor, helping students improve their writing and literary analysis. I have... See Maile's full profile

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Linda W.
60/hour

Ivy League MA; editor; English essay, lit., French and Italian tutor

After double-majoring in literature and journalism in college, I have continued to read, analyze, and teach literature. For the past three years I have worked as an in-person and online tutor, helping high school and college students... See Linda's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (78)
11 hours tutoring Literature out of 281 hours
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After double-majoring in literature and journalism in college, I have continued to read, analyze, and teach literature. For the past three years I have worked as an in-person and online tutor, helping high school and college students... See Linda's full profile

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Patrick S.
60/hour

Experienced Yale graduate who tutors AP, ACT, SAT, SSAT, and Writing

I have an M.A. in Literature and have published criticism (lately, in a 2019 collection regarding John O'Brien, author of "Leaving Las Vegas" entitled "Cafe Abyss"). I have a B.A. in English from Yale and AP... See Patrick's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (155)
328 hours tutoring
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I have an M.A. in Literature and have published criticism (lately, in a 2019 collection regarding John O'Brien, author of "Leaving Las Vegas" entitled "Cafe Abyss"). I have a B.A. in English from Yale and AP... See Patrick's full profile

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Emilia H.
60/hour

MA in English with 35 years of teaching experience

I have taught both IB and AP English literature and language for many years, both to native and non-native English speakers. I have extensive experience with the teaching of American literature, but also world literature,... See Emilia's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (353)
96 hours tutoring Literature out of 1,177 hours
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I have taught both IB and AP English literature and language for many years, both to native and non-native English speakers. I have extensive experience with the teaching of American literature, but also world literature,... See Emilia's full profile

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Sara M.
62/hour

15+ years college teaching: many forms of literature

A former University faculty member, I bring more than 15 years of teaching experience in World Literature, English Literature (Romanticism, Victorianism, and Modernism) and American Literature (Romanticism through... See Sara's full profile

62/hour
4.8 (25)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 77 hours
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A former University faculty member, I bring more than 15 years of teaching experience in World Literature, English Literature (Romanticism, Victorianism, and Modernism) and American Literature (Romanticism through... See Sara's full profile

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Ellen T.
65/hour

Experienced AP English Teacher Specializing in Reading and Writing

I guess that's why I became a teacher; that, and my love of language, literature and writing! I have spent the best years of my life in the classroom turning my students on to the beauty of language and literature. Serving as an... See Ellen's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (231)
175 hours tutoring Literature out of 713 hours
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I guess that's why I became a teacher; that, and my love of language, literature and writing! I have spent the best years of my life in the classroom turning my students on to the beauty of language and literature. Serving as an... See Ellen's full profile

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Katherine K.
72/hour

Personalized Lessons With a Dedicated Tutor

**Please check my availability and make sure it works for you before proceeding :) I began tutoring younger students when I was in the eighth grade, and while it has not been my only line of work, I have since tutored a variety of ages and... See Katherine's full profile

72/hour
5.0 (993)
2,796 hours tutoring
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**Please check my availability and make sure it works for you before proceeding :) I began tutoring younger students when I was in the eighth grade, and while it has not been my only line of work, I have since tutored a variety of ages and... See Katherine's full profile

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Linda B.
75/hour

Literature: Two MA's in English; 15 yrs. Exp. with All Skill Levels

I have been a "Highly Effective" high school teacher in American literature and British literature for several years. As an Advanced Placement Composition teacher, I teach students how to rhetorically analyze and write... See Linda's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (569)
73 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,938 hours
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I have been a "Highly Effective" high school teacher in American literature and British literature for several years. As an Advanced Placement Composition teacher, I teach students how to rhetorically analyze and write... See Linda's full profile

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Neil L.
75/hour

GRE prep

I scored in the 97th percentile on the verbal portion of the GRE and in the 92nd percentile of the special test on Literature. Actually, on taking the literature practice test on the GRE a few years ago, I scored in the 99th... See Neil's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (405)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,246 hours
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I scored in the 97th percentile on the verbal portion of the GRE and in the 92nd percentile of the special test on Literature. Actually, on taking the literature practice test on the GRE a few years ago, I scored in the 99th... See Neil's full profile

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Frank S.
85/hour

Language Expert! AP Lang, ASL, Biblical Languages, Public Speaking

I have taught in private, public, and even deaf schools. The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking,... See Frank's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (556)
12 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,029 hours
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I have taught in private, public, and even deaf schools. The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking,... See Frank's full profile

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Kaylena R.
105/hour

English Literature & Writing and Social Work Tutor

Hey there! As a graduate from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN, I taught 11th and 12th grade English Literature and Writing and tutored in the writing center at the high school in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in... See Kaylena's full profile

105/hour
4.9 (144)
6 hours tutoring Literature out of 622 hours
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Hey there! As a graduate from Bethel University in St. Paul, MN, I taught 11th and 12th grade English Literature and Writing and tutored in the writing center at the high school in Coon Rapids, MN. I also taught 8th grade Language Arts in... See Kaylena's full profile

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Steven K.
125/hour

Experienced and Patient Writing, Literature and Humanities Coach

As a college professor I have taught students of all abilities, from struggling basic writers and English as a second language students to advanced literature scholars. Having studied Latin, Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages and... See Steven's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (1740)
337 hours tutoring Literature out of 5,454 hours
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As a college professor I have taught students of all abilities, from struggling basic writers and English as a second language students to advanced literature scholars. Having studied Latin, Germanic, Romance and Celtic languages and... See Steven's full profile

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H S.
150/hour

College Grad School Essays Personal Statements|Resumes|Interview Prep

Whether providing them career guidance and support or helping them write standout essays and personal statements (i.e. for college, graduate school, ERAS, fellowships, etc.), as a trusted advisor, mentor, and coach I enable and empower clients to... See H's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (17)
57 hours tutoring
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Whether providing them career guidance and support or helping them write standout essays and personal statements (i.e. for college, graduate school, ERAS, fellowships, etc.), as a trusted advisor, mentor, and coach I enable and empower clients to... See H's full profile

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