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The Best Reading Tutors in Illinois

586 IL private Reading tutors / Find the best local Reading tutor in IL

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Neil L.
75/hour

Evanston, IL

Verbal tutoring: Grammar, Logic, Rhetoric, Test Prep

I am presently employed as an ACT prep tutor for the English, Reading and Science sections. In the last 3 months, I have successfully improved the scores for all eight students I have tutored. These are all students from elite Chicago... read more

75/hour
4.9 (402)
10 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,172 hours
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I am presently employed as an ACT prep tutor for the English, Reading and Science sections. In the last 3 months, I have successfully improved the scores for all eight students I have tutored. These are all students from elite Chicago... read more

Jason M.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Incredibly Expert Tutor with 18 Years of Experience

I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three... read more

70/hour
4.9 (525)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 2,042 hours
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I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three... read more

Karin M.
54/hour

Chicago, IL

MFA in English Specializing in Test Prep, Reading Comp, Writing

I teach all aspects of English, including reading comprehension, effective essay writing, public speaking, ESL/ELL, marketing and public relations, plus ACT/SAT/GRE/AP/LSAT/Accuplacer/STAAR test... read more

54/hour
5.0 (23)
226 hours tutoring
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I teach all aspects of English, including reading comprehension, effective essay writing, public speaking, ESL/ELL, marketing and public relations, plus ACT/SAT/GRE/AP/LSAT/Accuplacer/STAAR test... read more

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.... read more

75/hour
5.0 (133)
1 hours tutoring Reading out of 341 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.... read more

Lauriel B.
60/hour

Belleville, IL

Masters Level Educator Specializing in English and Study Skills

I am an avid participator in the phonics style of teaching. I perform the phonics step by step, mathematic, approach by building a foundation for reading, spelling, and grammar. In terms of reading and spelling, I teach phonemic... read more

60/hour
5.0 (61)
2 hours tutoring Reading out of 286 hours
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I am an avid participator in the phonics style of teaching. I perform the phonics step by step, mathematic, approach by building a foundation for reading, spelling, and grammar. In terms of reading and spelling, I teach phonemic... read more

Jessica R.
70/hour

Geneva, IL

Certified Reading and Math Specialist- Tutoring All Subjects

For the past two years, I have been working as the lead reading specialist at a charter school in Chicago. In this role, I work with students who have been identified as having reading difficulties. It is my responsibility to... read more

70/hour
30 hours tutoring
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For the past two years, I have been working as the lead reading specialist at a charter school in Chicago. In this role, I work with students who have been identified as having reading difficulties. It is my responsibility to... read more

Della M.
45/hour

Saint Charles, IL

Master's in Reading Instruction K12/ BS SPED minor in Art

I am a qualified Reading instructor. My BS in Special Education endorses me in Language Arts and I hold a Master's Degree in Reading Instruction. read more

45/hour
5.0 (58)
40 hours tutoring Reading out of 105 hours
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I am a qualified Reading instructor. My BS in Special Education endorses me in Language Arts and I hold a Master's Degree in Reading Instruction. read more

Ginia O.
90/hour

Highland Park, IL

Credentialed Classroom Teacher Offers Personalized Learning in Reading

We find stories that each learner is excited to listen to while learning to put sounds together and practice reading fluency. Some learners that know their sounds are ready to learn strategies to find the meaning in new words and how to... read more

90/hour
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We find stories that each learner is excited to listen to while learning to put sounds together and practice reading fluency. Some learners that know their sounds are ready to learn strategies to find the meaning in new words and how to... read more

Sally M.
40/hour

Roselle, IL

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

I have been a substitute teacher in elementary and middle schools for the last three years. Reading is a requirement for the younger students, both in and out of class. I have led guided reading sessions and the "popcorn"... read more

40/hour
4.9 (69)
473 hours tutoring
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I have been a substitute teacher in elementary and middle schools for the last three years. Reading is a requirement for the younger students, both in and out of class. I have led guided reading sessions and the "popcorn"... read more

Robert W.
48/hour

Bolingbrook, IL

7 Year Cert Tutor Elem & MS in E/LA, Grammar, Writing and Vocab

This position gives me the opportunity to work with a small group of children and help them improve their reading skills. I realize how important reading is, and want to help anyone and everyone I can to read better, which... read more

48/hour
5.0 (1752)
741 hours tutoring Reading out of 3,517 hours
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This position gives me the opportunity to work with a small group of children and help them improve their reading skills. I realize how important reading is, and want to help anyone and everyone I can to read better, which... read more

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Illinois Reading Tutors Cost $30 - 50 per hour on average

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