284 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Chicago, IL



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Neil L.

Vocabulary Tutor

Evanston, IL 60201

Will travel 0 miles

$60 per hour.

4.94 175 ratings

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Verbal tutoring: Grammar, Logic, Rhetoric, Test Prep

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 two years of additional graduate work in Comparative Literature at Kent State and I studied English and American Literature with a concentration in Modern Literature at the University of Kentucky. I have published poetry in a number of literary magazines and am the author of a chapbook of poems. I spent ten... [more]


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Gabe C.

Vocabulary Tutor

Skokie, IL 60077

Will travel 6 miles

$38 per hour.

4.86 69 ratings

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History/Geography/English Tutor

As an undergraduate in College, I got an "A" in Comp 101 and a "B" in Comp 102. In Comp 102, I tutored other college students. My vocabulary skills are very high. I enjoy tutoring students in vocabulary, to increase their proficiency. I spent several years being a substitute teacher in the Chicago Public Schools after Graduate school. I have extensive knowledge of History and Geography. I have a strong training and mentoring background. I enjoy teaching and mentoring students. I have lived in Europe for 2 years and traveled throughout most of Europe many times. Finally, I speak Greek fluently. [more]


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Robyn D.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60622

Will travel 2 miles

$35 per hour.

4.97 197 ratings

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Licensed elementary teacher

I am a licensed elementary teacher specializing in math and reading tutoring for learners in grades K-3. My teaching philosophy is based on structured inquiry-based learning. My goal as an educator is to begin with questions and discover the answers with my students, using standards, objectives, and scaffolding to facilitate our solutions. Math: I have taught and tutored math for students in grades K-5. My curriculum incorporates differentiated instruction to meet all learners at their deve... [more]


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Stephanie O.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60641

Will travel 15 miles

$55 per hour.

4.82 132 ratings

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

I got an 800 on the Verbal section and a 750 on the Writing section of the SAT. I was known as "The Walking Dictionary" in grade school. I like to read. I have a large vocabulary and enjoy wordplay and seeing how words relate, especially from Greek or Latin roots. *** Please read my "How to Work with Me" and "FAQ" sections below before messaging me. This makes it easier for me to help you, since I get a lot of messages. Thank you! *** I went to Princeton University and majored in molecular biology. I was high school salutatorian (2nd in a class of 500+) and completed the International Baccala [more]


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Brendan D.

Vocabulary Tutor

Park Ridge, IL 60068

Will travel 10 miles

$60 per hour.

4.94 377 ratings

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Math, Dyslexia, Sped, Unusual Situations.

I've taught reading to students of many different ages and ability levels, and have always included vocabulary instruction as part of my reading instruction. (A quick clarification of my availability. I live in Forest Park and commute to Northbrook five days a week. I can schedule regular tutoring sessions on weekday afternoons in either location or anywhere roughly in between those two towns. I can only schedule one-off sessions at other times and in other locations. Please feel free to message me if you're not sure if you're in my area.) I love working with students and enjoy tackling unusu [more]


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Jennifer K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Skokie, IL 60076

Will travel 0 miles

$32 per hour.

4.94 476 ratings

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Online Tutor - UCLA Grad, Math B.S.

***ONLINE TUTORING INQUIRIES ONLY*** My initial training in UCLA's Graduate School of Education and Information Studies' Teacher Education Program was intended to prepare me to teach secondary (middle school and high school) math in a classroom setting. A change in career paths has brought me to a foreign, Spanish-speaking country (I say foreign because I consider significant parts of the US to be Spanish-speaking). I teach math, among other subjects, online to bring in some extra income. ... [more]


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Carrie F.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60625

Will travel 5 miles

$80 per hour.

4.95 150 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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Susan S.

Vocabulary 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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Alexander L.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60613

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

4.97 33 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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Robert R.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60647

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 46 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]