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The Best English Tutors in Oak Lawn, IL

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William H.
72/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

English Teacher (ESL / EFL), Career Coach, Writer, Editor

Since high school, I have always been involved in writing and editing. In college, I tutored fellow students in English composition. In my career, I have routinely documented project work. For five years, I specialized as a Technical Writer/Editor. After that, I taught English as a foreign language... read more

72/hour
4.8 (6)
41 hours tutoring
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Since high school, I have always been involved in writing and editing. In college, I tutored fellow students in English composition. In my career, I have routinely documented project work. For five years, I specialized as a Technical Writer/Editor. After that, I taught English as a foreign language... read more

Jessica B.
40/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

MA graduate, English for Language Learners teacher

I have taught all four sections of the IELTS: writing, reading, speaking, and listening to international students in American Universities, as well as students in Turkey, Egypt, and Jordan. I am flexible - I can teach all sections to the same student or allow them to pick what they find most challenging and need support... read more

40/hour
5.0 (307)
27 hours tutoring English out of 595 hours
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I have taught all four sections of the IELTS: writing, reading, speaking, and listening to international students in American Universities, as well as students in Turkey, Egypt, and Jordan. I am flexible - I can teach all sections to the same student or allow them to pick what they find most challenging and need support... read more

Kenny H.
25/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

Pre-Service English Educator

I have done work with editing essays based around argumentation or literature analysis prior as it is a main portion of my major field of study. Close reading is a specialty of mine as symbolism and thematic ideas are always present in literature. I have created lessons surrounding literature analysis and deeper thinking. read more

25/hour
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I have done work with editing essays based around argumentation or literature analysis prior as it is a main portion of my major field of study. Close reading is a specialty of mine as symbolism and thematic ideas are always present in literature. I have created lessons surrounding literature analysis and deeper thinking. read more

Michel S.
25/hour

Near Oak Lawn, 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 (19)
49 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

J. W.
120/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

Personalized Test Prep

My lessons focus on improving grammatical skills, critical thinking, and analysis. This approach is not adopted by all tutors, but I think it is an effective way to do well, especially on English/Reading tests. Depending on your needs, I can develop Study Plans which are extended programs for 4-12 weeks with... read more

120/hour
5.0 (69)
233 hours tutoring
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My lessons focus on improving grammatical skills, critical thinking, and analysis. This approach is not adopted by all tutors, but I think it is an effective way to do well, especially on English/Reading tests. Depending on your needs, I can develop Study Plans which are extended programs for 4-12 weeks with... read more

Mark E.
70/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

UChicago grad focused in advanced economics, math, & liberal arts

I passed with perfect scores on both the AP English Language & Composition and AP English Literature & Composition exams. I have written a 70+ page History thesis at the University of Chicago as well as dozens of essays on classics and synthesis. I even competitively wrote poetry :) read more

70/hour
5.0 (7)
16 hours tutoring
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I passed with perfect scores on both the AP English Language & Composition and AP English Literature & Composition exams. I have written a 70+ page History thesis at the University of Chicago as well as dozens of essays on classics and synthesis. I even competitively wrote poetry :) read more

Becca W.
40/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

Grad Student at UChicago specializing in English & Writing

I also worked locally in Rhinebeck with elementary students whose parents weren't native English speakers. Since then I have worked in the in Journalism and the Television industry where I wrote everything for pitches to networks and beyond (I'm also a whiz with PowerPoint!). I have returned to get my... read more

40/hour
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I also worked locally in Rhinebeck with elementary students whose parents weren't native English speakers. Since then I have worked in the in Journalism and the Television industry where I wrote everything for pitches to networks and beyond (I'm also a whiz with PowerPoint!). I have returned to get my... read more

Chase N.
20/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

Professionally Licensed Teacher! 7 years in the classroom. Results!

In addition, I have had extensive professional tutoring experience in the ACT of all sections. My undergraduate degree is in the Spanish Language and I am a heritage speaker of the language (I spoke it growing up in addition to English). I have taught Spanish at the high school level in Alabama and California.... read more

20/hour
5.0 (19)
29 hours tutoring
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In addition, I have had extensive professional tutoring experience in the ACT of all sections. My undergraduate degree is in the Spanish Language and I am a heritage speaker of the language (I spoke it growing up in addition to English). I have taught Spanish at the high school level in Alabama and California.... read more

Robin B.
55/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

Multi-subject tutor with emphasis on writing and ACT/SAT prep

I have a Bachelor's degree in English. I have assisted many students with both elementary and secondary English. read more

55/hour
4.9 (318)
328 hours tutoring English out of 1,187 hours
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I have a Bachelor's degree in English. I have assisted many students with both elementary and secondary English. read more

Sarah O.
60/hour

Near Oak Lawn, IL

English and Latin Tutor, CPS selective enrollment school teacher

Hello! I am offering lessons in English and Latin. I am a certified teacher with 12 years of teaching experience in independent, alternative, and public schools. I have a bachelor's degree from Duke University in English and Classical Languages and a master's degree in English Education... read more

60/hour
5.0 (89)
74 hours tutoring English out of 347 hours
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Hello! I am offering lessons in English and Latin. I am a certified teacher with 12 years of teaching experience in independent, alternative, and public schools. I have a bachelor's degree from Duke University in English and Classical Languages and a master's degree in English Education... read more

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