226 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Chicago, IL



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Stephanie O.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60641

Will travel 15 miles

$65 per hour.

4.88 192 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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Robyn D.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60622

Will travel 2 miles

$35 per hour.

4.97 219 ratings

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Licensed elementary teacher

Please note that I conduct lessons at the West Town or Humboldt Park library. 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 curric... [more]


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Richard K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Skokie, IL 60076

Will travel 30 miles

$68 per hour.

4.95 310 ratings

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Expert Tutor with Advanced Training in Math and Science (Chem., Phys.)

I can help you come to grips with challenges in physics, chemistry, math and related subjects (see list of subjects). I am available to tutor students at all levels, up to and including grad. school. I have experience tutoring elementary and high school, ACT, SAT, college, MCAT, and graduate school. Whether you are struggling with material, or if you are an advanced student looking for a complete understanding, I can help you. I am passionate about teaching these subjects, but I realize that ... [more]


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Carrie M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60610

Will travel 15 miles

$40 per hour.

4.67 18 ratings

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Experienced and dynamic history teacher and writing guru

Hi, my name is Carrie and I have a Master of Arts in Teaching Secondary Education degree from National-Louis University. I hold a Type 09 certificate in Social Science with endorsements in U.S. History, World History, Civics/Political Science and Middle School Social Science. Along with those subject areas, I am able to tutor students in geography, psychology, and sociology. Although I am not endorsed in English, I am currently a writer for a weekly newspaper where I've honed my writing and... [more]


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Miriam D.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60611

Will travel 5 miles

$45 per hour.

4.92 138 ratings

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Experienced ESL and K-6 Teacher and Tutor

I am a licensed, experienced teacher with a Master's Degree in Education and am certified as an ESL teacher. During many years as a professional teacher, I have worked with both adults and children. I have tutored students privately and taught ESL at a language school to students who wanted to advance in their careers. In teaching ESL, my focus is on improving conversation, use of proper grammar, sentence structure, reading comprehension and writing. I will prepare lessons to meet your s... [more]


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Alexander L.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60613

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

4.98 50 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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Grace L.

Vocabulary Tutor

Skokie, IL 60076

Will travel 15 miles

$42 per hour.

4.98 45 ratings

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Highly Experienced, Versatile English Tutor

My approach to teaching is a student-centered one, always keeping in mind a student's short-term aims and long-term goals in their studies. I enjoy teaching because every day with my students is a different experience, which keeps me looking forward to each lesson. I will learn to constantly adjust to suit your needs and levels and also to progress from what you already know. I know that every student learns in different ways so I would first get to know a bit about you and your interests an... [more]


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Connie T.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60610

Will travel 25 miles

$30 per hour.

4.66 59 ratings

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Break down language knots and complex issues

My students have come to refer to me as their mentor friend and an effective English tutor for foreign visitors and new arrivals in the United States as well as for current students in Chicago's school system. They have come to trust me and rely on my help and interest in their situation as they struggle to understand their lessons and assignments and (for the foreigners) their new home here in America. I break down complex language in their reading passages and assignments into simple, und... [more]


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Molly M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60613

Will travel 10 miles

$95 per hour.

4.95 59 ratings

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Writing Coach, AP English Teacher, ACT/SAT essay, College Essay Guru

I have been teaching English with a focus on writing, literature and rhetoric for decades. This winter I will be teaching two sections of English 104-writing and rhetoric at DePaul University and I was an English teacher (AP. Creative Writing, Critical thinking) at two excellent high schools on the North Shore. A college essay expert, I can help students choose their topic, brainstorm and write an excellent college admission essay. I majored in history in college. My relationship with my cli... [more]


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Caitlin S.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60613

Will travel 8 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

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Writing, History, College Application, Standardized Test Prep

Hi, I'm Caitlin! I graduated from the University of Chicago in March of 2018, with a B.A. in History, and a specialization in Turkish language. The most important skill I took away from my time at the University of Chicago is my ability to communicate through writing. I firmly believe that strong writing skills are vital to a student's long term success, no matter what field they wish to pursue. My goal as a tutor, for students coming to me for writing and reading comprehension help, is ... [more]