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The Best English Tutors in Elmhurst, IL

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Lala E.
35/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Effective English Tutor Specializing in ESL

Masters in English read more

35/hour
7 hours tutoring
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Jose P.
75/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Experienced Piano and English Teaccher

I was an English Major when I graduated in college with a Bachelor's Degree. I am a Scholar at the Centro Escolar University Conservatory of Music in Piano and Composition. read more

75/hour
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I was an English Major when I graduated in college with a Bachelor's Degree. I am a Scholar at the Centro Escolar University Conservatory of Music in Piano and Composition. read more

Parker E.
50/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Experienced College Teacher- Social Sciences and Humanities

My teaching should inspire and enthuse the sophisticated writer of prize-winning essays as well as the inexperienced or under-prepared student. I have a B.A. in English Literature from Wesleyan University and ten years of experience teaching reading- and writing-intensive courses in the Humanities. I have... read more

50/hour
5.0 (8)
1 hours tutoring English out of 18 hours
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My teaching should inspire and enthuse the sophisticated writer of prize-winning essays as well as the inexperienced or under-prepared student. I have a B.A. in English Literature from Wesleyan University and ten years of experience teaching reading- and writing-intensive courses in the Humanities. I have... read more

James L.
100/hour

Near Elmhurst, 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... read more

100/hour
4.9 (136)
820 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... read more

Vishal P.
50/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Masters in Education/Licensure Educator - Science, Writing, and Math

I received my Masters in Education in Instructional Leadership and obtained a Professional Educator License June of 2017. Prior, I graduated from DePaul University with a Bachelors of Health Sciences and minor in Biology. I have been in the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and was featured in DePaul’s 2014 CSH Annual... read more

50/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring
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I received my Masters in Education in Instructional Leadership and obtained a Professional Educator License June of 2017. Prior, I graduated from DePaul University with a Bachelors of Health Sciences and minor in Biology. I have been in the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and was featured in DePaul’s 2014 CSH Annual... read more

Nicollette G.
75/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

High School Writing and Grammar Teacher with Middle School Endorsement

I hope to expand my teaching abilities through practice of differentiating teaching approaches. I enjoy expanding my knowledge as well as the knowledge of those I tutor. I can assist students of a variety of ages and levels with any of their English study needs. In our first meeting, I will first take a moment... read more

75/hour
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I hope to expand my teaching abilities through practice of differentiating teaching approaches. I enjoy expanding my knowledge as well as the knowledge of those I tutor. I can assist students of a variety of ages and levels with any of their English study needs. In our first meeting, I will first take a moment... read more

Robert L.
60/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Long-time journalist for multiple publications

I have been a writer, editor, and publisher since the mid-1970s, having worked for multiple publications. I also founded my own publishing business in the mid-1990s which has grown to four different publications. I am particularly strong at business writing, but I can help with essay writing as well. My writing career... read more

60/hour
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I have been a writer, editor, and publisher since the mid-1970s, having worked for multiple publications. I also founded my own publishing business in the mid-1990s which has grown to four different publications. I am particularly strong at business writing, but I can help with essay writing as well. My writing career... read more

Melissa M.
60/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Multidisciplinary Educator & Writer | DePaul MEd with Distinction

My name is Melissa. I work full-time at a local university, helping students become the best versions of themselves through success coaching, academic counseling, teaching, and building out holistic programming. I work with students on themes like identity exploration, self-advocacy, wellness, academic success,... read more

60/hour
5.0 (2)
13 hours tutoring
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My name is Melissa. I work full-time at a local university, helping students become the best versions of themselves through success coaching, academic counseling, teaching, and building out holistic programming. I work with students on themes like identity exploration, self-advocacy, wellness, academic success,... read more

Miranda S.
60/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

English Professor specializing in ESL fluency and writing

Business English Teaching certificate, MFA in Writing read more

60/hour
5.0 (4)
16 hours tutoring
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Business English Teaching certificate, MFA in Writing read more

Michel S.
25/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Knowledgeable, experienced tutor of Latin and Classical Greek

I have taught English at the high school level. The curriculum of the courses I taught included units on public speaking. Also, I have been teaching since 1997 and have much experience in addressing audiences. read more

25/hour
5.0 (21)
52 hours tutoring
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I have taught English at the high school level. The curriculum of the courses I taught included units on public speaking. Also, I have been teaching since 1997 and have much experience in addressing audiences. read more

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