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The Best English Tutors in Palatine, IL

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Louise T.
40/hour

Schaumburg, IL

ESL, Business English and IELTS Teacher

When in college, I had a short story published that I wrote in my English Literature class. I also wrote an essay in my Film and Society class about the movie Armageddon which the professor asked if he could show to future students as an... read more

40/hour
4.9 (67)
112 hours tutoring
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When in college, I had a short story published that I wrote in my English Literature class. I also wrote an essay in my Film and Society class about the movie Armageddon which the professor asked if he could show to future students as an... read more

Hanna A.
50/hour

Buffalo Grove, IL

Ivy League Law Student: English, Public Speaking, Writing, Philosophy

I have tutored native Spanish students in Elementary school and AP Spanish students in Language and Literature. Additionally, I have over five years of writing experience with a strength in writing and English tutoring. I scored a 36 on the... read more

50/hour
5.0 (79)
252 hours tutoring
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I have tutored native Spanish students in Elementary school and AP Spanish students in Language and Literature. Additionally, I have over five years of writing experience with a strength in writing and English tutoring. I scored a 36 on the... read more

Chhavi P.
35/hour

Lake Zurich, IL

Top-ranked, experienced tutor: SAT/ACT English, ESL, TOEFL, Hindi

I am a qualified English teacher who is well-versed with all aspects of the English language- grammar, spelling, punctuation, reading skills, writing, etc. Moreover, I am an author, and a linguist, and truly love to teach! I am... read more

35/hour
4.9 (150)
448 hours tutoring
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I am a qualified English teacher who is well-versed with all aspects of the English language- grammar, spelling, punctuation, reading skills, writing, etc. Moreover, I am an author, and a linguist, and truly love to teach! I am... read more

Jennie B.
60/hour

Arlington Heights, IL

Enthusiastic educator, striving to make a difference!

I am an experienced elementary teacher, ESL certified, with 9 years of classroom experience. In addition to classroom teaching, I have tutored primary-aged students (K-2) for 7+ years. Particularly during this challenging time of COVID, your child... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced elementary teacher, ESL certified, with 9 years of classroom experience. In addition to classroom teaching, I have tutored primary-aged students (K-2) for 7+ years. Particularly during this challenging time of COVID, your child... read more

Aurora Z.
19/hour

Deerfield, IL

Experienced High School Tutor, Specializing in English/Psychology

Alleviating students worries is a priority for me, as is for a student to become more confident in their work and capabilities. English has always been my favorite subject. I am a complete sucker for novels and the way words can... read more

19/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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Alleviating students worries is a priority for me, as is for a student to become more confident in their work and capabilities. English has always been my favorite subject. I am a complete sucker for novels and the way words can... read more

Peter B.
25/hour

Arlington Heights, IL

Math and English/Writing/Vocabulary Tutor for K-9th grade students

My undergrad major consisted of being a member of an Honors writer’s workshop. My grammar and spelling skills are solid. For English, my favorite activity would be acting out and interpreting literature by reading plays out loud... read more

25/hour
4.9 (348)
1,139 hours tutoring
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My undergrad major consisted of being a member of an Honors writer’s workshop. My grammar and spelling skills are solid. For English, my favorite activity would be acting out and interpreting literature by reading plays out loud... read more

Brian P.
75/hour

Chicago, IL

Veteran English/Writing Teacher and Published Author

I've been teaching high school English/Writing classes for over a decade. My work primarily consists of teaching different levels of high school writing instruction, but I've also taught literature, A.P. English... read more

75/hour
4.4 (5)
7 hours tutoring
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I've been teaching high school English/Writing classes for over a decade. My work primarily consists of teaching different levels of high school writing instruction, but I've also taught literature, A.P. English... read more

Lisa W.
55/hour

Libertyville, IL

Professor of English with 15+ Years of Teaching Experience

I am 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 units for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade levels... read more

55/hour
5.0 (342)
800 hours tutoring
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I am 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 units for 10th, 11th, and 12th grade levels... read more

Melissa M.
40/hour

Park Ridge, IL

Multidisciplinary Educator & Writer | DePaul MEd with Distinction

My name is Melissa and I‘m a bilingual academic counselor experienced in serving students at various developmental stages. I work with the academic enrichment/tutoring center at a predominantly Hispanic-serving Chicagoland university where I... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
5 hours tutoring
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My name is Melissa and I‘m a bilingual academic counselor experienced in serving students at various developmental stages. I work with the academic enrichment/tutoring center at a predominantly Hispanic-serving Chicagoland university where I... read more

Sally M.
40/hour

Roselle, 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... read more

40/hour
5.0 (5)
80 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... read more

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