129 ACT English Tutors Found Near Chicago, IL



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John S.

ACT English Tutor

Chicago, IL 60614

Will travel 4 miles

$50 per hour.

4.97 96 ratings

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Recent Boston College Grad for Math and Science Tutoring

My name is John, and I graduated from Boston College with degrees in chemistry and music, and belonged to my University's Honors Program. I tutored for a chemistry professor in college and discovered my deep affinity for teaching. I possess an extremely patient teaching style, and strive to relay the information to my students in the clearest and most concise manner. I have experienced great success with nearly all of my students. I am also 23 years old, which allows me to relate to my studen... [more]


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Stephanie O.

ACT English Tutor

Chicago, IL 60641

Will travel 4 miles

$55 per hour.

4.73 89 ratings

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Ivy Grad - Flexible, Friendly, Gets Results (10+ Years Experience)

I went to Princeton University and majored in molecular biology. I've been tutoring continuously since high school, both as a private tutor and as a volunteer, in subjects all across the board. I simply really love education -- both learning and teaching. And I always excelled at standardized testing, so I enjoy helping students succeed by taking the stress and mystery out of the verbal, math, and grammar/syntax questions on the SAT, ACT, and other common tests. If you've been muddling alo... [more]


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Charlie M.

ACT English Tutor

Evanston, IL 60201

Will travel 20 miles

$75 per hour.

4.91 43 ratings

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Experienced ACT/SAT tutor, Certified Teacher, Math and English

I have been successfully tutoring students on all aspects of the ACT for nearly seven years. In terms of English, my writing background includes 8 years of reporting for the Daily Southtown Economist in Chicago, now the Southtown Star, as well as news copy editing experience. I am a certified teacher with 16 years of teaching experience and nearly seven years of tutoring experience, specializing in preparing students for the ACT and SAT. I have a solid history of results with students typically making gains of 5-8 points on their ACT composite, and increases of between 150-300 points on their [more]



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Alexander L.

ACT English Tutor

Chicago, IL 60613

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

4.93 15 ratings

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Writing, Reading, and Critical Thinking for the Humanities

I have seen the difficulties that students have with writing from several different angles. I teach (and grade papers!) at the college level, and have been doing so for ten semesters, in 100- and 200-level and adult education courses. As a result, I know what your professors will be looking for! The classes themselves have been philosophy, literature, and writing courses, which all involve critical reading and writing, so I have been teaching those skills as part of those classes for just as... [more]


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Judy W.

ACT English Tutor

Chicago, IL 60610

Will travel 4 miles

$50 per hour.

4.97 232 ratings

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Dedicated, Inspirational, Engaging English, ESL, Business Tutor

Hello Prospective students! I believe students have the most useful information within them -- information that can help me reach and engage them. What's most important, perhaps, is that when I ask students questions, I ask with an open heart and an open mind -- willing to listen to whatever they say, as well as willing to listen for what's not said. Everyone deserves to be listened to. My goal is to coach students to be successful English communcators and achieve their goals. I strive eve... [more]


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Carrie F.

ACT English Tutor

Chicago, IL 60625

Will travel 5 miles

$80 per hour.

4.97 147 ratings

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Math and science tutor

I have over 20 years of experience tutoring in math and science. I have a strong math and science foundation. I received my PhD in Molecular Genetics in 2006 from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and I currently work at the University of Chicago as a research scientist. I use math and science in my everyday life. My goal as a tutor is not only to help students learn math and science, but also to share my enthusiasm and passion for these subjects. When I work with students, I make sure t... [more]


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Robert R.

ACT English Tutor

Chicago, IL 60647

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 24 ratings

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DePaul Graduate with Years of Tutoring Experience

Hello and welcome to my profile! I have years of experience explaining complex subjects to folks of all backgrounds, ages, and learning abilities. While I attended DePaul University, earning my degree in English Literature, I tutored fellow students at the University Writing Center. After I graduated, I worked at Huntington Learning Center for four years, where I helped students prepare for the HSPT, ACT, SAT, and GRE. I've consistently scored in the 99th percentile on the ACT and the 90th p... [more]


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Susan S.

ACT English Tutor

Skokie, IL 60076

Will travel 7 miles

$70 per hour.

4.92 158 ratings

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Patience, Professionalism, and Pride for All Students

I am an experienced special education teacher and tutor. Being a special education teacher means that I know how to pinpoint exactly how each student learns best and I have the patience and ability to guide students, no matter if they are in special education, gifted education or somewhere in between. I am the mom of a teenager, and I know how to blend caring and consistency with the firmness needed to get the job done. I have a broad base of knowledge and feel comfortable with any subject up... [more]


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Stephen B.

ACT English Tutor

Evanston, IL 60201

Will travel 15 miles

$145 per hour.

4.9 70 ratings

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Experienced Test Prep/Academic Tutor with Flexible Availability

Quick Summary: I am a full-time tutor based in Chicago with 10 years experience in boosting students' scores for the ACT, SAT, PSAT, and GRE. A high test-score is a vital part of a strong application to college or graduate school. No matter what kind of student you are, I will help you achieve the best results possible. More detail: I have been a private tutor since 2005. Born and raised in the Chicago area, I received a BA with Honors from DePaul University and an MA in Psychology from Na... [more]


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Neil L.

ACT English Tutor

Evanston, IL 60201

Will travel 0 miles

$60 per hour.

4.93 167 ratings

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Verbal tutoring: Grammar, Logic, Rhetoric, Test Prep

I have been successfully helping students widen their college choices by showing them how to substantially improve their ACT English scores. I bring a varied experience to this task, having specifically studied both grammar and linguistics, having taught composition classes at the college level (UIC, U of Kentucky, Kent State, Northeastern), and having worked as a free-lance writer for most of my adult life. Hello! As a tutor of all things verbal, I bring a wide range of experience and training. I hold an MA in English and Creative Writing from the University of Illinois at Chicago. I did [more]