21 SAT Writing Tutors Found Near Elgin, IL



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Melissa R.

SAT Writing Tutor

Cary, IL 60013

Will travel 12 miles

$50 per hour.

4.92 1053 ratings

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Dyslexia, Public Speaking, Writing, and Career Prep Tutor

Summer Hours are now available! My name is Melissa, and I specialize in academic tutoring for children (especially those with ADHD, Dyslexia, and other learning issues) and career preparation for adults such as public speaking, resume writing, interviewing skills, and job search techniques. I love watching those "thinking light bulbs" go off in children and adults when they learn something new and feel proud of their new skill. I have three young children of my own, ranging from 8 to 15 yea... [more]


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Laurie R.

SAT Writing Tutor

Libertyville, IL 60048

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

4.9 739 ratings

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ACT/SAT Preparation, Reading, Study Skills

I'm a certified teacher with a masters degree in teaching, learning disabilities and social/emotional disorders, which includes ADHD. Teaching is my second career, but my first love. After teaching in public schools for 12 years, I became a full-time tutor specializing in standardized test preparation, reading and writing. My experience with special needs students has led me to be a skillful diagnostician of learning problems in all children and to customize learning plans that work. I use a... [more]


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David K.

SAT Writing Tutor

Lincolnshire, IL 60069

Will travel 15 miles

$60 per hour.

4.94 765 ratings

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Experienced & Dedicated in English, Writing, Literature, Test Prep

My strongest qualification for teaching SAT writing is that I have had great success teaching writing in general. The majority of my Lake Forest students, where I taught for three decades and served as department chair, as well as those whom I taught during my 16 summers at Northwestern University's Center for Talent Development, later returned or contacted me to tell me that I had made the difference in the writings, the appreciation for literature, and their general command of the skills inherent in the English class. I have honed these skills while teaching writing of all kinds to student [more]


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Michael W.

SAT Writing Tutor

Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Will travel 20 miles

$75 per hour.

4.83 276 ratings

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Test Prep Tutor for the ACT, SAT, & GRE - BS, MA, MBA tutor

I have a strong background in writing in the school setting along with creative writing. I can help you form essays using an agenda, thesis statements, concluding summary, etc. I mostly work with students now on the ACT, SAT, & GRE. For the ACT, we will go over content that you must know for English & Math. For ex, there are specific reasons when to use a comma. Most likely, you were never taught that. In order to improve your score on the English section, you must learn and study that content. We will work on specific strategies for the Reading and Science sections. Once you feel co [more]


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Peter B.

SAT Writing Tutor

Arlington Heights, IL 60004

Will travel 15 miles

$30 per hour.

4.92 275 ratings

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

I am an Northwestern University Grad with a degree in Liberal Arts focused on Essay Writing. I also possess a Teaching Certification/Degree from Northeastern. I am an experienced math and writing tutor who will teach basic math concepts and/or expository writing with patience and strong communication skills. My previous math tutoring has focused on fractions, decimals, algebra, geometry, negative numbers, square roots, exponents, scientific notation, and percents. In addition, we can ut... [more]


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Paul H.

SAT Writing Tutor

Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Will travel 8 miles

$50 per hour.

4.91 112 ratings

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Three decades of experience to brighten your world!

I have taught students the skills they need to compose clear, coherent and compelling essays for many years, including for the SAT. Whether they have to construct an argument or analyze somebody else?s, my students develop the keen insights and proper techniques that can produce high scoring responses to the given Prompts. After twenty-eight years of teaching all aspects of the English Curriculum, I look forward to sharing this accumulated experience, insight and understanding with as many students as I can. Whether diagramming sentences, analyzing poetry, unlocking literature, or preparing f [more]


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Eleanor R.

SAT Writing Tutor

Hinsdale, IL 60521

Will travel 10 miles

$69 per hour.

4.94 34 ratings

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English Nerd and Tutor

Hey there! Whether you're looking for SAT/ACT tutoring, college essay help, or general assistance with your English coursework and writing assignments, I'm happy to help! I'm a super word nerd: I blog about books and review them for Booklist Publications, and I'm the assistant to a literary agent where I read and edit manuscripts all day long. While at Wheaton College where I received my BA in English Writing, I was a teaching assistant in the English department where I worked regularly wi... [more]


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Carey R.

SAT Writing Tutor

Hinsdale, IL 60521

Will travel 8 miles

$60 per hour.

4.9 67 ratings

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ACT/SAT Test Prep, Reading & Writing Tutor

Is your student needing additional help in English class with writing, analysis, discussion or test-taking? I have taught English since 1997, including many grade and ability levels from basic through honors. I would love to help! I am currently pursuing my reading specialist certification at National Louis University. If scoring higher on the ACT or SAT is one of your child's goals, I can help with that as well. While I am a certified English teacher, I have many years' experience teaching ... [more]


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Adam G.

SAT Writing Tutor

Geneva, IL 60134

Will travel 15 miles

$65 per hour.

4.99 148 ratings

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Local author, private tutor, former Princeton Review instructor

I have taught numerous SAT courses, including for the Princeton Review. I'm a published author, and worked for an educational publishing company for many years. I've contributed to more than a dozen Social Studies textbooks. I absolutely love helping students succeed, and have been involved in the field of education since the late 1990s. I am an expert on local history, and have experience working for an educational publishing company, where I worked in the field of research and fact-checking. I have contributed to many U. S. and World History texts, and have my own published works as well [more]


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Marianne B.

SAT Writing Tutor

Naperville, IL 60540

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

4.96 280 ratings

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College & High School Writing, English Test Prep, B.A., M.Ed

I have a B.A. in English and a M.Ed. with a concentration in writing and grammar. I am passionate about helping college, high school, and ESL students and adult professionals to better express themselves in writing. I have over 10 years experience in teaching and tutoring writing, grammar, and ESL, and over 6 years in proofreading and editing graduate and PhD dissertations. I approach tutoring and editing with a strong pedagogical background and deep appreciation for maintaining the studen... [more]