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The Best English Tutors in Illinois

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Katherine G.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

MA in English Lit. with over 20 years of teaching experience

I have taught middle and high school students English, history, and philosophy for over twenty years. read more

50/hour
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I have taught middle and high school students English, history, and philosophy for over twenty years. read more

Emily C.
40/hour

Riverside, IL

Biologist with College Teaching Experience

Hey, I’m Emily! I have a bachelor's degree in Biology and a master’s degree in Zoo, Aquarium, and Animal Shelter Management, both from Colorado State University. I have a passion for the animals and natural world, and I love sharing that... read more

40/hour
5.0 (69)
165 hours tutoring
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Hey, I’m Emily! I have a bachelor's degree in Biology and a master’s degree in Zoo, Aquarium, and Animal Shelter Management, both from Colorado State University. I have a passion for the animals and natural world, and I love sharing that... read more

Jacqui Z.
40/hour

Chicago, IL

MFA in Creative Writing with 5 Years of Teaching Experience

I have a breadth of experience teaching English. My past experience includes small group tutoring sessions for high schoolers needing extra help with reading comprehension and writing. I taught 3 years of Composition and Creative Writing to... read more

40/hour
5.0 (12)
23 hours tutoring English out of 26 hours
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I have a breadth of experience teaching English. My past experience includes small group tutoring sessions for high schoolers needing extra help with reading comprehension and writing. I taught 3 years of Composition and Creative Writing to... read more

Oakley H.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

English and Language Arts Tutor

I have experience teaching children anywhere from 6 months old to 18 years. I'm new to the world of tutoring, but I have helped students with a very wide range of subjects from swimming to sewing to subtraction. Though I love teaching in general,... read more

35/hour
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I have experience teaching children anywhere from 6 months old to 18 years. I'm new to the world of tutoring, but I have helped students with a very wide range of subjects from swimming to sewing to subtraction. Though I love teaching in general,... read more

Kody B.
55/hour

Mascoutah, IL

Effective and Engaging English Tutoring

As I see it, an English tutor's job is to help students to engage more deeply with the material, whether it's their own writing or another's. I model active, close reading for students and guide them through the steps of the... read more

55/hour
5.0 (100)
16 hours tutoring English out of 328 hours
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As I see it, an English tutor's job is to help students to engage more deeply with the material, whether it's their own writing or another's. I model active, close reading for students and guide them through the steps of the... read more

Lance G.
33/hour

Manhattan, IL

Philosophy Grad, Chess Coach, & Learning Enthusiast

My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... read more

33/hour
5.0 (163)
480 hours tutoring
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My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... read more

Sky B.
45/hour

Sycamore, IL

Experienced English/ESL Instructor for all ages

- Bachelor of Education in TESOL, graduated Summa Cum Laude - working as a professional English teacher now - 3 years experience so far teaching and tutoring kids in English reading/phonics/composition from kindergarten... read more

45/hour
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- Bachelor of Education in TESOL, graduated Summa Cum Laude - working as a professional English teacher now - 3 years experience so far teaching and tutoring kids in English reading/phonics/composition from kindergarten... read more

Gabriel V.
50/hour

Des Plaines, IL

Successful Mathematics, Science and Test Prep Tutor

As a teacher of mathematics and science for over fifteen years and pursuing a doctorate in mathematics education, tutoring has helped me to keep grounded in what I really enjoy doing, and that is teaching. I have tutored K-8 math and science, SSAT... read more

50/hour
4.9 (591)
13 hours tutoring English out of 1,889 hours
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As a teacher of mathematics and science for over fifteen years and pursuing a doctorate in mathematics education, tutoring has helped me to keep grounded in what I really enjoy doing, and that is teaching. I have tutored K-8 math and science, SSAT... read more

Valeria M.
30/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced ESL tutor and Ecologist

I tutored reading comprehension and English language skills to kindergarten through 5th graders at a Chicago public school for 2 years whose teachers were very pleased with my work. I later taught English to a 2nd-grade Korean... read more

30/hour
5.0 (23)
53 hours tutoring
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I tutored reading comprehension and English language skills to kindergarten through 5th graders at a Chicago public school for 2 years whose teachers were very pleased with my work. I later taught English to a 2nd-grade Korean... read more

Ashleigh C.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

UChicago PhD in English, 5+ Years of Teaching and Tutoring Experience

I am a PhD student in English Language and Literature at the University of Chicago. Before coming to UChicago, I earned a B.A. in Creative Writing, and an M.A. in Liberal Studies. I have several years experience writing and editing research... read more

50/hour
5.0 (69)
78 hours tutoring English out of 226 hours
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I am a PhD student in English Language and Literature at the University of Chicago. Before coming to UChicago, I earned a B.A. in Creative Writing, and an M.A. in Liberal Studies. I have several years experience writing and editing research... read more

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