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Connie T. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Connie T.
33/hour

Chicago, IL

Break down language knots and complex issues

... and a lifelong achievement for the individual. In addition to ESL for Immigrants, I also handle tutoring lessons in literature, editing, writing for advertisements, press releases and newsletters.... See Connie's full profile

33/hour
4.8 (238)
1,093 hours tutoring
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... and a lifelong achievement for the individual. In addition to ESL for Immigrants, I also handle tutoring lessons in literature, editing, writing for advertisements, press releases and newsletters.... See Connie's full profile

Peggy R. Dekalb, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Peggy R.
35/hour

Dekalb, IL

A Sensitive and Empowering English Teacher

I love teaching!! I love to see the light switch on in the eyes of my students when I've been able to explain something to them, and they finally “get it.” That look that I see on his or her face makes my heart leap and my spirit soar, because... See Peggy's full profile

35/hour
8 hours tutoring
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I love teaching!! I love to see the light switch on in the eyes of my students when I've been able to explain something to them, and they finally “get it.” That look that I see on his or her face makes my heart leap and my spirit soar, because... See Peggy's full profile

Jim H. Bolingbrook, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim H.
35/hour

Bolingbrook, IL

Spanish Literature Expert

I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish Peninsular and Latin American literature. I have been teaching literature including poetry and testimonio as genres for 30 years See Jim's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (2)
45 hours tutoring
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I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish Peninsular and Latin American literature. I have been teaching literature including poetry and testimonio as genres for 30 years See Jim's full profile

Sandra D. Joliet, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sandra D.
35/hour

Joliet, IL

Special Education and GED teacher!

I have taught Language Arts for over 5 years which includes literature content, comprehension, and writing. Specifically, in teaching literature, I teach various "reading strategies" which enable students to know what to... See Sandra's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (42)
206 hours tutoring
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I have taught Language Arts for over 5 years which includes literature content, comprehension, and writing. Specifically, in teaching literature, I teach various "reading strategies" which enable students to know what to... See Sandra's full profile

Catherine H. Plano, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Catherine H.
40/hour

Plano, IL

Experienced English Tutor Specializing in College Essay Writing Skills

Greetings! My name is Catherine H. and I have taught college writing and literature courses for the better part of 20 years and have spent the past two years tutoring high school students in ACT/SAT test prep and helping them craft... See Catherine's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (86)
196 hours tutoring
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Greetings! My name is Catherine H. and I have taught college writing and literature courses for the better part of 20 years and have spent the past two years tutoring high school students in ACT/SAT test prep and helping them craft... See Catherine's full profile

Kimberly V. Rockford, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kimberly V.
45/hour

Rockford, IL

K-9 Certified Teacher, K-21 Certified Special Education Teacher

I have been teaching for 20 years in general education and special education settings. I enjoy working with students of all ages and abilities to help them reach their fullest potential.I help the students learn the tools and skills they need to... See Kimberly's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (22)
25 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching for 20 years in general education and special education settings. I enjoy working with students of all ages and abilities to help them reach their fullest potential.I help the students learn the tools and skills they need to... See Kimberly's full profile

JOSEPH F. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
JOSEPH F.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

If I Can Help Your Grandparents, I Can Help You!

I am here to offer my services to those of you looking for assistance with your MS Office, Windows, or Mac/iOS software, whether that is troubleshooting, helping you with the basics, getting you more comfortable, or making you more productive so... See JOSEPH's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (27)
39 hours tutoring
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I am here to offer my services to those of you looking for assistance with your MS Office, Windows, or Mac/iOS software, whether that is troubleshooting, helping you with the basics, getting you more comfortable, or making you more productive so... See JOSEPH's full profile

Sheila M. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sheila M.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Licensed 7-12 English Teacher Training in K-12 Literacy

I am currently working on a Master's in K-12 Reading and Literacy. I am learning a lot about helping struggling readers of all ages. I also have a strong interest in literature, and analysis of any genre of writing. Really, I'd... See Sheila's full profile

50/hour
4.6 (65)
116 hours tutoring
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I am currently working on a Master's in K-12 Reading and Literacy. I am learning a lot about helping struggling readers of all ages. I also have a strong interest in literature, and analysis of any genre of writing. Really, I'd... See Sheila's full profile

Karin M. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Karin M.
54/hour

Chicago, IL

MFA Comparative Literature Expert

, and reading comprehension expert and strategist. I've developed a simple reading and annotation system that helps with literature comprehension and retention. Learn to read classics and new works, then write effective and cogent... See Karin's full profile

54/hour
5.0 (23)
227 hours tutoring
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, and reading comprehension expert and strategist. I've developed a simple reading and annotation system that helps with literature comprehension and retention. Learn to read classics and new works, then write effective and cogent... See Karin's full profile

Lisa W. Libertyville, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lisa W.
55/hour

Libertyville, IL

Professor of English with 15+ Years of Teaching Literature

I am currently a Professor of English and Composition with more than 11 years of experience teaching English Literature at a strong college prep high school in Orlando. I have developed curriculum for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade levels to... See Lisa's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (360)
155 hours tutoring Literature out of 848 hours
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I am currently a Professor of English and Composition with more than 11 years of experience teaching English Literature at a strong college prep high school in Orlando. I have developed curriculum for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade levels to... See Lisa's full profile

Susan Z. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Susan Z.
55/hour

Chicago, IL

PhD Candidate at University of Chicago; years of teaching experience

I've worked as a writing instructor for numerous Humanities classes, and have also taught and designed my own courses. I can help you with close-reading, and with writing strong papers in literature courses. See Susan's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (79)
31 hours tutoring Literature out of 197 hours
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I've worked as a writing instructor for numerous Humanities classes, and have also taught and designed my own courses. I can help you with close-reading, and with writing strong papers in literature courses. See Susan's full profile

Linda W. Evanston, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda W.
60/hour

Evanston, IL

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 275 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

Linda X. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Linda X.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Art

Art is my foremost and lifelong love. I teach theory and art history, as well as drawing and painting techniques, which include observational drawing, figure painting, modeling, and more. You may see examples of my work in my photos. For your... See Linda's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (50)
27 hours tutoring Literature out of 175 hours
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Art is my foremost and lifelong love. I teach theory and art history, as well as drawing and painting techniques, which include observational drawing, figure painting, modeling, and more. You may see examples of my work in my photos. For your... See Linda's full profile

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

Oak Park, IL

English as a Second Language Specialist

My love of teaching and helping others succeed comes from my life long love of school and learning. I enjoy helping students learn and realize their potential. I started tutoring as a 10th grade high school student as part of service learning for... See Michelle's full profile

60/hour
4.0 (1)
10 hours tutoring
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My love of teaching and helping others succeed comes from my life long love of school and learning. I enjoy helping students learn and realize their potential. I started tutoring as a 10th grade high school student as part of service learning for... See Michelle's full profile

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

Wauconda, 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... 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... See Laura's full profile

Jason M. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason M.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Incredibly Expert Tutor with 18 Years of Experience

I was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to The Catholic University of America, where I earned both an M.A. in rhetoric and composition and a B.A. in literature. I graduated magna cum laude and was designated a University Scholar for my... See Jason's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (529)
40 hours tutoring Literature out of 2,069 hours
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I was awarded a full-tuition scholarship to The Catholic University of America, where I earned both an M.A. in rhetoric and composition and a B.A. in literature. I graduated magna cum laude and was designated a University Scholar for my... See Jason's full profile

Samuel H. Lake Forest, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Samuel H.
70/hour

Lake Forest, IL

Sam, Ivy League Tutor

I am all but dissertation in my Phd in European languages and civilization at Brown University. I have a BA in European languages and literature at the University of Chicago. See Samuel's full profile

70/hour
4.7 (43)
1 hours tutoring Literature out of 245 hours
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I am all but dissertation in my Phd in European languages and civilization at Brown University. I have a BA in European languages and literature at the University of Chicago. See Samuel's full profile

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

Woodridge, IL

Veteran college instructor/writing coach/ACT/SAT tutor

I have taught all levels of literature-based English curriculum at the high school level for nearly 15 years. Also, for the past seven years, I have taught a Survey of American Literature course at Joliet Junior College. I hold a MA in... See James's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (90)
305 hours tutoring
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I have taught all levels of literature-based English curriculum at the high school level for nearly 15 years. Also, for the past seven years, I have taught a Survey of American Literature course at Joliet Junior College. I hold a MA in... See James's full profile

Philip H. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Philip H.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced Literature, English, and Writing Tutor

An avid reader familiar with all types of literature—especially the texts featured in AP English courses or in high-school classes. I’ve also had my writing appear on behalf of large non-profits, in national newspapers, and before US... See Philip's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (28)
1 hours tutoring Literature out of 63 hours
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An avid reader familiar with all types of literature—especially the texts featured in AP English courses or in high-school classes. I’ve also had my writing appear on behalf of large non-profits, in national newspapers, and before US... See Philip's full profile

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

Cary, 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... 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... See Alrick's full profile

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

Chicago, IL

Experienced English Teacher and Reading Coach

As a certified and experienced secondary English teacher, I enjoy helping students improve their reading skills. I bring a love of literature and can help with all aspects of language arts to improve your comprehension of difficult texts.... See Tanya's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (138)
17 hours tutoring Literature out of 362 hours
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As a certified and experienced secondary English teacher, I enjoy helping students improve their reading skills. I bring a love of literature and can help with all aspects of language arts to improve your comprehension of difficult texts.... See Tanya's full profile

Theodore Arthur S. Rockford, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Theodore Arthur S.
75/hour

Rockford, IL

Theoretical physicist will guarantee you understand physics!

...of physics. I can also provide guidance for the intelligent and inquisitive layman reading current non-professional literature who desires intuitive, non-mathematical explanations of our physical universe. Please feel free to contact me anytime... See Theodore Arthur's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (419)
1,468 hours tutoring
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...of physics. I can also provide guidance for the intelligent and inquisitive layman reading current non-professional literature who desires intuitive, non-mathematical explanations of our physical universe. Please feel free to contact me anytime... See Theodore Arthur's full profile

Mary Beth H. Mokena, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mary Beth H.
100/hour

Mokena, IL

College Essay Expert/20+ yrs. teaching English, Writing, & AP Lit

I am a certified English teacher who specializes in British literature and AP Literature and Composition. I work with students of every level to help them read closely, think critically, and write coherently. See Mary Beth's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (9)
25 hours tutoring
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I am a certified English teacher who specializes in British literature and AP Literature and Composition. I work with students of every level to help them read closely, think critically, and write coherently. See Mary Beth's full profile

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

Schaumburg, 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

Shane D. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Shane D.
195/hour

Chicago, IL

Univ of Chicago Lecturer, NY Times Contributor, Academic Writing Coach

...one-on-one with dozens of students every week on all types of literary analysis projects for their classes in English, literature, history and a variety of other subjects.... See Shane's full profile

195/hour
5.0 (86)
3 hours tutoring Literature out of 298 hours
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...one-on-one with dozens of students every week on all types of literary analysis projects for their classes in English, literature, history and a variety of other subjects.... See Shane's full profile

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