23 Literature Tutors Found Near Aurora, IL



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Robert F.

Literature 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

As a certified high school English teacher, I have taught units on many famous pieces of literature such as "Catcher in the Rye," "Of Mice and Men," and "Merchant of Venice." In achieving my Masters degree in teaching English (grades 6-12), I took classes in both English and American literature. I am also a professional playwright, having written over 30 published plays. 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, [more]


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Eckhard G.

Literature Tutor

Aurora, IL 60504

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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English instruction from a professional editor/published author

I hold both a BA and an MA in English and have taught literature many times over the years. More importantly, I love to read good literature and have studied it with zest. My passion for the subject drives my own writing career and fuels my love for literary examination. I believe that love for literature propels my ability to teach it. I am a professional editor, publisher, and author with more than 25 years of experience in the field and as a teacher of English composition, editing, literature, and creative writing. I earned an MFA in writing from the School of the Art Institute o [more]


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Megan F.

Literature Tutor

Aurora, IL 60506

Will travel 10 miles

$30 per hour.

5.0 16 ratings

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Elementary Tutor for all subjects

I have always been a reader; I have gone to the library almost weekly since I was a small child. My love of books continues to the present day; after a long day of work, I enjoy unwinding with a novel. I have read quite a few of the "classics," and would be more than willing to read other novels to help students in their study of them. Hi! My name is Megan, and I am currently studying through an online program to receive my Master of Arts in Teaching Elementary degree. I have roughly one month left until I graduate with that degree. Since I am not currently employed (due to having to co [more]


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Cassie F.

Literature Tutor

Aurora, IL 60504

Will travel 20 miles

$20 per hour.

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Effective English Tutor Specializing in Reading and Test Prep

I have taken numerous courses ranging from Young Adult Literature to Utopian Science Fiction, to Contemporary Literature or even Medieval Literature. I have experience with literature prior and post 1800 as well as knowledge on specific genre, form, and theory. I am currently a third year undergraduate student at Michigan State University. I am majoring in English with a certification in Secondary Education, as well as minoring in Spanish. I am a member of the Global Educators Cohort program that focuses on creating inclusive and multicultural classrooms with a variety of techniques from vario [more]


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Jacqueline H.

Literature Tutor

Naperville, IL 60564

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

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Language Arts, English, Reading, Social Sciences, Special Needs

I have a passion for all types of literature. The first thing that my students in the classroom find out about me is my love of reading. As a language arts teacher for the last decade, I make it my job to teach the skills necessary to comprehend and analyze all types of text. I would love to pass on that love of reading to your students as well. My love of teaching stems from a lifetime of learning. As a veteran educator, I know individual attention can significantly impact student achievement. Throughout my ten years of teaching, I have had the privilege of giving students the knowledg [more]


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Jennifer W.

Literature 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

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 with students making ... [more]


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Michael C.

Literature Tutor

Yorkville, IL 60560

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

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Veteran English teacher to tutor reading/writing

Hi there! My name is Michael. I run a tutoring service in the western suburbs of Chicago or online for students anywhere in the world. I have a Bachelors in English (with a focus on writing) and Theatre (so I can help with all sorts of speech communication assignments), and my Master's is in Reading Education. I specialize in helping students understand novels, short stories, poetry, and drama from a different perspective - and love to talk kids through finding their own meaning in differe... [more]


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Carolyn O.

Literature Tutor

Naperville, IL 60563

Will travel 30 miles

$85 per hour.

4.86 459 ratings

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

My background in literature is extensive and spans decades, with a primary emphasis on American, English and, to a lesser extent, French literature. I have had the opportunity to study hosts of texts from perspectives as diverse as their historical context, composition, and cultural impact, spending the bulk of my undergraduate and graduate study focusing on English and American modern and early modern literature. As a tutor and teacher of literature, I am able to convey how the elements of a text establish the tone and deliver a message through a rigorous hermeneutics and critical thinking. [more]


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Amy C.

Literature Tutor

Wheaton, IL 60189

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

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Passionate, caring, fun, Engish tutor

I am an award winning professor of English courses, ranging from Developmental to Advanced Composition, with twelve years of experience at the college level. My background in visual arts has allowed me a creative approach to teaching. My inherent adaptability has been crucial in interacting with students from diverse backgrounds, skill levels, and age groups. I use my creativity, honesty, and humor to engage students and create an environment most conducive to higher learning. I love help... [more]


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Kate I.

Literature Tutor

Aurora, IL 60505

Will travel 15 miles

$45 per hour.

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Enthusiastic and patient elementary education tutor

I was an elementary school teacher for 8 years, teaching in 5, 4, and 2nd grade levels. I have taught in public and private school settings. I have always loved teaching, and helping my students grow during the year. I am experienced in teaching different ways, to reach a variety of learners, and at their level. As a stay-at-home mom, now, I would love to keep my feet in the education sector, and continue to help students learn and grow in confidence as individuals who will love learning... [more]