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Hilary B. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Hilary B.
15/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

English, literature, reading, and writing Coach

My poetry collection, When She Woke She Was an Open Field, was a finalist for Headmistress Press' Charlotte Mew Prize. Other work can be found in Apt, Queerly, The Ocotillo Review, and the South Carolina Review. I received my BA in English from University of Utah and my MFA in creative Writing from Mills... See Hilary's full profile

15/hour
4.9 (39)
1 hours tutoring English out of 151 hours
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My poetry collection, When She Woke She Was an Open Field, was a finalist for Headmistress Press' Charlotte Mew Prize. Other work can be found in Apt, Queerly, The Ocotillo Review, and the South Carolina Review. I received my BA in English from University of Utah and my MFA in creative Writing from Mills... See Hilary's full profile

Genecah Shimrone P. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Genecah Shimrone P.
20/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

English/ESL, Levantine Arabic, French Private Teacher

I have ESL teaching experience with both Adults and children English language learners and in the process of getting certified in teaching English as a foreign language. See Genecah Shimrone's full profile

20/hour
5.0 (57)
4 hours tutoring English out of 67 hours
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I have ESL teaching experience with both Adults and children English language learners and in the process of getting certified in teaching English as a foreign language. See Genecah Shimrone's full profile

Samuel S. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Samuel S.
30/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Encouraging, thorough, and well-liked by all types

ACT English tutor with collegepco.org. Professionally written on contract for numerous outlets. See Samuel's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (10)
41 hours tutoring
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ACT English tutor with collegepco.org. Professionally written on contract for numerous outlets. See Samuel's full profile

Sharon C. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sharon C.
30/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

English Tutor, TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC CELPIP. I love to teach.

I tutored students who want to learn English so that they could get better jobs. Since that time, I have worked in various capacities teaching English. I have continued to work as an English tutor for an international company in the USA whose employees, are from all over the world. It is their... See Sharon's full profile

30/hour
4.7 (3)
17 hours tutoring English out of 19 hours
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I tutored students who want to learn English so that they could get better jobs. Since that time, I have worked in various capacities teaching English. I have continued to work as an English tutor for an international company in the USA whose employees, are from all over the world. It is their... See Sharon's full profile

Sebastian G. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sebastian G.
34/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Precocious Social Science Educator- College and High School!

I am new to tutoring and have a passion for all things social studies! I did a brief stint in the legal field after my undergrad before realizing that my passion lies in education. I now work in a high school as an academic support coordinator where I work with, tutor, and advocate for some of the most at-risk students,... See Sebastian's full profile

34/hour
5.0 (11)
21 hours tutoring
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I am new to tutoring and have a passion for all things social studies! I did a brief stint in the legal field after my undergrad before realizing that my passion lies in education. I now work in a high school as an academic support coordinator where I work with, tutor, and advocate for some of the most at-risk students,... See Sebastian's full profile

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

Near Elmhurst, IL

Native English Speaker and Language Tutor

English is my native language, and as a voracious reader I can help you write and edit essays, spellcheck, reword phrases, and recommend great pieces of writing. I’m currently a foreign language tutor and am learning new words every day, not to mention constantly discovering something new about languages. See Sabrina's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (179)
62 hours tutoring English out of 379 hours
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English is my native language, and as a voracious reader I can help you write and edit essays, spellcheck, reword phrases, and recommend great pieces of writing. I’m currently a foreign language tutor and am learning new words every day, not to mention constantly discovering something new about languages. See Sabrina's full profile

Johnny R. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Johnny R.
35/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

K-9th Grade - Over 25 years of Certified Teaching Experience

I have over 25 years of teaching and tutoring experience and have served several students, which includes tutoring students in two Naperville school districts, with great success. I have a special talent for encouraging students who need extra help in English grammar and language comprehension. See Johnny's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (2005)
242 hours tutoring English out of 6,967 hours
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I have over 25 years of teaching and tutoring experience and have served several students, which includes tutoring students in two Naperville school districts, with great success. I have a special talent for encouraging students who need extra help in English grammar and language comprehension. See Johnny's full profile

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

Near Elmhurst, IL

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

English is a spoken and written language and a subject course. While there are many dialects and "slang" expressions, I believe there's no substitute for learning to speak and write this language correctly. English is a difficult language for some to learn if they are an ESL student.... See Sally's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (70)
476 hours tutoring
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English is a spoken and written language and a subject course. While there are many dialects and "slang" expressions, I believe there's no substitute for learning to speak and write this language correctly. English is a difficult language for some to learn if they are an ESL student.... See Sally's full profile

Janet M. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Janet M.
40/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

English/Writing Coach

English/Reading/Writing Expert I tutor composition and grammar for students of all ages, and I also teach high school entrance exams as well as the SAT and ACT. My background is in the Humanities, but I have considerable experience tutoring math, grades 1-8. I am qualified to teach English at the... See Janet's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (3)
5 hours tutoring English out of 25 hours
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English/Reading/Writing Expert I tutor composition and grammar for students of all ages, and I also teach high school entrance exams as well as the SAT and ACT. My background is in the Humanities, but I have considerable experience tutoring math, grades 1-8. I am qualified to teach English at the... See Janet's full profile

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

Near Elmhurst, IL

Help for nursing and NCLEX students!!

Hello!! I am a native English speaker who also speaks Italian and conversational Spanish. The languages of our house are both Italian and English, as our family's native language is Italian. I learned Spanish growing up with a good friend whose parents were Guatemalan immigrants. I therefore feel very... See Nicole's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (436)
5 hours tutoring English out of 3,189 hours
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Hello!! I am a native English speaker who also speaks Italian and conversational Spanish. The languages of our house are both Italian and English, as our family's native language is Italian. I learned Spanish growing up with a good friend whose parents were Guatemalan immigrants. I therefore feel very... See Nicole's full profile

Brian K. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brian K.
48/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Professional ESL Tutor

I have worked with them in 1 on 1 sessions, small group sessions, and groups as large as 20 students. I specialize with conversational skills, grammar, and pronunciation. I speak English as my native language, I am fluent in Spanish and Italian, I know a good amount of French, and a little Polish, Portuguese, and... See Brian's full profile

48/hour
5.0 (5)
9 hours tutoring
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I have worked with them in 1 on 1 sessions, small group sessions, and groups as large as 20 students. I specialize with conversational skills, grammar, and pronunciation. I speak English as my native language, I am fluent in Spanish and Italian, I know a good amount of French, and a little Polish, Portuguese, and... See Brian's full profile

Ashley T. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ashley T.
50/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Current Medical Student Specializing in Science and Math Subjects

I graduated magna cum laude from The Ohio State University with my bachelor's of science degree in biology and a minor in psychology. I am currently a medical student at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. In undergrad, I was apart of the Junior Class Honorary and National Residence Hall Honorary. I... See Ashley's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (3)
6 hours tutoring
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I graduated magna cum laude from The Ohio State University with my bachelor's of science degree in biology and a minor in psychology. I am currently a medical student at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. In undergrad, I was apart of the Junior Class Honorary and National Residence Hall Honorary. I... See Ashley's full profile

Carrie F. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carrie F.
50/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Carrie

My named is Carrie. I currently work at a special needs school. I enjoy working with students to make learning fun for them. I like to have fun while teaching, especially math since it can be boring. I'm currently getting my master's in special education as well as math. Math has always been my favorite subject.... See Carrie's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (39)
116 hours tutoring
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My named is Carrie. I currently work at a special needs school. I enjoy working with students to make learning fun for them. I like to have fun while teaching, especially math since it can be boring. I'm currently getting my master's in special education as well as math. Math has always been my favorite subject.... See Carrie's full profile

Angela J. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Angela J.
50/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

English Teacher Who Can Do Math! I Make Test Prep Fun.

I earned a Master's degree in Literature and Rhetoric with a perfect 4.0 and achieved secondary teacher certification in English. I taught high school English classes at all four grades and both regular and honors levels. I have been teaching college composition, which includes a reading and literary... See Angela's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (126)
10 hours tutoring English out of 512 hours
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I earned a Master's degree in Literature and Rhetoric with a perfect 4.0 and achieved secondary teacher certification in English. I taught high school English classes at all four grades and both regular and honors levels. I have been teaching college composition, which includes a reading and literary... See Angela's full profile

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

Near Elmhurst, IL

English as a Second Language Specialist

Since high school, I have had the pleasure of tutoring high school students preparing for the ACT exam (all sections) and schoolwork in English, reading, math (algebra, pre calculus, geometry, trigonometry) and science (biology and chemistry). I recently tutored adult basic education and English as a Second... See Michelle's full profile

60/hour
4.0 (1)
10 hours tutoring
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Since high school, I have had the pleasure of tutoring high school students preparing for the ACT exam (all sections) and schoolwork in English, reading, math (algebra, pre calculus, geometry, trigonometry) and science (biology and chemistry). I recently tutored adult basic education and English as a Second... See Michelle's full profile

Gabriel V. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gabriel V.
60/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Master Mathematics and Science Teacher, ACT/SAT Test Prep Tutor

As a teacher of mathematics and science for twenty years, tutoring has helped me to keep grounded in what I really enjoy, teaching. I have tutored K-8 math and science, from PreAlgebra to Calculus, Chemistry and Physics. I am uniquely qualified for ACT/SAT college entrance exam prep and work for a popular tutoring... See Gabriel's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (1253)
25 hours tutoring English out of 4,444 hours
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As a teacher of mathematics and science for twenty years, tutoring has helped me to keep grounded in what I really enjoy, teaching. I have tutored K-8 math and science, from PreAlgebra to Calculus, Chemistry and Physics. I am uniquely qualified for ACT/SAT college entrance exam prep and work for a popular tutoring... See Gabriel's full profile

Fran L. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Fran L.
60/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Master's degree from Harvard, years of writing and editing experience

For the last several years I have tutored, edited, and proofread for students at the college and graduate levels, in a variety of subjects. I'm especially skilled at working with students for whom English is a second language. See Fran's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (12)
29 hours tutoring
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For the last several years I have tutored, edited, and proofread for students at the college and graduate levels, in a variety of subjects. I'm especially skilled at working with students for whom English is a second language. See Fran's full profile

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

Near Elmhurst, IL

The Best Possible Tutoring by a Professional Teacher

The English portion of the ACT requires a student to choose the best wording in a variety of sample passages. Both grammar and writing skills come into play with this section. My expertise in language as a PhD in Literature allows me to guide my students in correct word usage and paragraph organization.... See Beth's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (108)
3 hours tutoring English out of 388 hours
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The English portion of the ACT requires a student to choose the best wording in a variety of sample passages. Both grammar and writing skills come into play with this section. My expertise in language as a PhD in Literature allows me to guide my students in correct word usage and paragraph organization.... See Beth's full profile

James W. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
James W.
70/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Veteran college instructor/writing coach/ACT/SAT tutor

I hold a MA in English and I have taught high school and college English for over 15 years. I am an Illinois Board of Education certified teacher. For several years, I taught at the College of DuPage's Center for Independent Learning, where I refined a student-centered, one-on-on teaching approach. See James's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (90)
170 hours tutoring English out of 308 hours
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I hold a MA in English and I have taught high school and college English for over 15 years. I am an Illinois Board of Education certified teacher. For several years, I taught at the College of DuPage's Center for Independent Learning, where I refined a student-centered, one-on-on teaching approach. See James's full profile

Tanya W. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tanya W.
75/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

English Teacher with 7+ Years of Teaching Experience

I'm a certified and experienced English teacher with international teaching experience. I'm excited to help you achieve your English goals! See Tanya's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (138)
130 hours tutoring English out of 363 hours
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I'm a certified and experienced English teacher with international teaching experience. I'm excited to help you achieve your English goals! See Tanya's full profile

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

Near Elmhurst, IL

Master's in Teaching: Highly Experienced in Teaching English

Nothing pleases me more than teaching English to both native and non-native speakers, and watching them make progress in leaps and bounds. Since grammar and spelling are often left by the wayside in our schools, I am more than happy to fill in the gaps for my students. I have taught English as a Second... See Deborah's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (1658)
101 hours tutoring English out of 3,341 hours
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Nothing pleases me more than teaching English to both native and non-native speakers, and watching them make progress in leaps and bounds. Since grammar and spelling are often left by the wayside in our schools, I am more than happy to fill in the gaps for my students. I have taught English as a Second... See Deborah's full profile

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

Near Elmhurst, 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)
1,294 hours tutoring
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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

Marina P. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marina P.
100/hour

Near Elmhurst, IL

Speech-Language Pathologist

I am a licensed speech-language pathologist. I have worked with individuals globally on American English pronunciation and professional communication, which encompasses public speaking, interviewing coaching, executive presence, dynamic presentation, professional writing, etc. I hold my Certificate of Clinical... See Marina's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (16)
3 hours tutoring English out of 35 hours
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I am a licensed speech-language pathologist. I have worked with individuals globally on American English pronunciation and professional communication, which encompasses public speaking, interviewing coaching, executive presence, dynamic presentation, professional writing, etc. I hold my Certificate of Clinical... See Marina's full profile

James L. Near Elmhurst, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
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... 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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