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Sarah M.

Chicago, IL


Sarah, K-12 Tutor

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3 days Response Time

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St. Olaf College


St. Olaf College (Sociology)

About Sarah

Hello! My name is Sarah and I work as a professional tutor with Match Corps Chicago in the Chicago Public Schools. I currently tutor students in Algebra I and II and Geometry, and I have previously tutored 7th and 8th grade students in Pre-Algebra. Before beginning work as a tutor, I spent a year as a classroom English teacher in Turkey with the U.S. Fulbright program.

I graduated in 2012 with a degree in Sociology from a small liberal arts college in Minnesota. While in college, I had the opportunity to participate in an after-school tutoring program for elementary-aged students, and I also worked as a writing tutor at the Academic Services center. If you would like further information about my educational or professional background, please let me know and I will happily send you my resume!
Hello! My name is Sarah and I work as a professional tutor with Match Corps Chicago in the Chicago Public Schools. I currently tutor students in Algebra I and II and Geometry, and I have previously tutored 7th and 8th grade Read more

8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Chicago, IL 60613
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Probability, SAT Math
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
ACT Science, Anthropology, Archaeology, Biology, Ecology, Genetics, Nutrition, Physical Science, Psychology, Sociology
ESL/ESOL, French, TOEFL, Turkish
American History, Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, Criminal Justice, European History, Geography, Government & Politics, Music History, Religion, Social Studies, World History
Music History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD, Aspergers, Autism, Dyslexia, Hard Of Hearing, Phonics, Special Needs
Public Speaking
Algebra 1, Biology, Elementary (K-6th),
English, ESL/ESOL, French, Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, College Counseling, GED, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL
Corporate Training:
College Counseling, Criminal Justice, ESL/ESOL, French, Grammar, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Turkish

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Elementary (K-6th)

I have experience tutoring elementary students with the after-school PLUS program in Northfield, MN during my undergraduate years at St. Olaf College. I have also privately tutored elementary students in the Chicago area in a variety of subjects including math, science, reading, writing, social studies, and French. I am certified by WyzAnt in Elementary Math and Writing. I also have professional experience in journalism and copy-editing, and I have taught English at the university level.

St. Olaf College


St. Olaf College (Sociology)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sarah will travel within 5 miles of Chicago, IL 60613.

Background Check Status for Sarah M.

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