66 English Tutors Found Near Naperville, IL



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Robert F.

English Tutor

Aurora, IL 60505

Will travel 13 miles

$50 per hour.

4.87 191 ratings

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Expert in ACT/SAT prep, Middle/High School English, Speech, and Drama

I have a Masters degree in teaching English for grades 6-12. I have taught in two different area high schools. I am also a professional playwright, having written over 30 published plays. I retired from a 27-year career with IBM. During that time, I wrote numerous business briefs and many pieces of marketing literature. Hi all. I teach English, Speech, and Acting. If you're looking for someone who is a strict taskmaster, teaches through fear, and uses a ruler to rap the hands of your child when they get something wrong, read no further. Alas, I am not that person. I believe in instilling the j [more]


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Donnalyn V.

English Tutor

Oak Brook, IL 60523

Will travel 15 miles

$49 per hour.

4.98 377 ratings

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Encouraging, Positive & Highly Educated Tutor

I have a substantial amount of reading and writing background, both as a law school graduate and as an undergraduate who majored in Honors Philosophy and minored in Literature. My major and minor in college required an exorbitant amount of reading and essay-writing. My grades were excellent and I graduated cum laude. My additional experience as a practicing litigation attorney has enriched my knowledge and use of the English language even more. For students in an English class, I will help them with critical reading and analysis so that they can fully understand whatever they are requi [more]


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Maureen F.

English Tutor

Carol Stream, IL 60188

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

4.77 133 ratings

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K-8- Reading, Math and Study Skills, LD, Dyslexia

I am a licensed teacher (Elementary, Secondary, Learning/Behavior Specialist) with a wealth of experience teaching and tutoring students for over 25 years. I have an MA in Special Education. I have taught in public schools and private tutoring centers. I have a great deal of experience with the Wilson Language System, an Orton-Gillingham approach that greatly increases the reading ability of dyslexic students and other students struggling with reading. I also tutor in Common Core math skills,... [more]


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Stefanie R.

English Tutor

Plainfield, IL 60585

Will travel 5 miles

$60 per hour.

5.0 9 ratings

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English, ACT, Writing, Anatomy/Physiology, Algebra 1, Geometry

I am a former high school English teacher, and I have tutored general education and ACT/SAT prep for over 15 years. Although I enjoyed teaching in a high school classroom setting, I always preferred the individualized attention provided by tutoring. i have worked with students of all ages: elementary through adult. Though I have successfully worked with students trying to increase their ACT by one point to achieve a perfect score, I specialize in working with struggling/reluctant students and athletes trying to maintain a required GPA. While teaching high school English, my focus was on lit [more]


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Carolyn O.

English Tutor

Naperville, IL 60563

Will travel 30 miles

$85 per hour.

4.86 455 ratings

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Test Prep Master & Scholar w/ Over 20 Yrs Experience, 50+ Subjects

I have helped scores of students through the years to better understand texts and improve their writing. I completed my M.A. in Comparative Literature at USC and am a writer myself when not tutoring and teaching. I completed my M.A. in Comparative Literature on full fellowship at the University of Southern California (USC). I have over twenty years of experience as a teacher, tutor, and academic mentor. I am currently following through on an offer from Manhattan Test Prep to complete its 4 step hiring process after being sought out by the company via LinkedIn (Manhattan accepts only tutors sco [more]


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James W.

English Tutor

Woodridge, IL 60517

Will travel 20 miles

$70 per hour.

5.0 86 ratings

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Veteran college instructor/writing coach/ACT/SAT tutor

I hold a MA in English and I have taught high school and college English for over 15 years. I am an Illinois Board of Education certified teacher. For several years, I taught at the College of DuPage's Center for Independent Learning, where I refined a student-centered, one-on-on teaching approach. I am a veteran college composition teacher and copy editor who can help you with all stages of the writing process and get you the grade you deserve. While my academic specialty is American Studies and American Literature, I am qualified to handle most writing and research assignments at the high sc [more]


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Alaa Q.

English Tutor

Wheaton, IL 60189

Will travel 40 miles

$40 per hour.

4.97 206 ratings

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Arabic Language and Chess Tutor

I have studied English from 5th to 12th grade and during my studies in the College. Moreover my first MA degree in Biblical history was studied in English in an American school functioning overseas. I am currently studying for my second MA degree in Archaeology in an American school in the State of Illinois. My name is Alaa. I am a Christian Palestinian, I was born in Jerusalem and grew up in Bethlehem. I live in Wheaton, Illinois with my wife and two daughters. I have a BA in Biblical Studies, an MA in Biblical History and an MA in Biblical Archaeology. I was born and raised, speaking, [more]


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Dana L.

English Tutor

Aurora, IL 60502

Will travel 25 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 22 ratings

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Writing Tutor with 10+ Years Experience

I have two writing-intensive master's degrees. I graduated with my Masters in Negotiation and Dispute Resolution with a 4.0 GPA, and I graduated with distinction from my Masters in Public Administration program. Also, I have provided supportive critical feedback to college applicants about their admissions essays for a decade. I'm Dana, and I love learning! By studying a foreign language and linguistics in college I learned about English grammar and sentence structure in a whole new way. Since graduating, communication ? especially writing ? has continued to be my passion. I look forward to wo [more]


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Christine K.

English Tutor

Darien, IL 60561

Will travel 3 miles

$60 per hour.

4.97 601 ratings

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Curriculum for Struggling Readers, Writers, ESL, and TOEFL test prep

I became a tutor during my undergraduate studies. During this time, my children were in elementary, middle, and high schools. Over the years, I frequented their schools as a volunteer and realized that the number of students struggling with reading, writing, and English had continuously increased. Initially I went back to school to facilitate these student populations with English, but I began teaching adult English learners through a local tutoring program and expanded my knowledge of learni... [more]


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Jennifer W.

English Tutor

Geneva, IL 60134

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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English Tutor Specializing in Reading and Writing Skills

My undergraduate major in college was English. I have twelve years experience teaching English in the middle school setting. With over a decade of experience teaching English, I can offer one on one tutoring in many areas, including reading comprehension, close reading and analysis of texts, writing strategies, outlining and note taking, intensive grammar help through effective writing strategies, homework help, and organization and time management. I have worked with students of all abilities, and also possess a Gifted Education endorsement on my certificate. I have specialized in working [more]