279 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Chicago, IL



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Emily W.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60645

Will travel 6 miles

$33 per hour.

4.97 219 ratings

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English Tutor specializing in elementary-level tutoring

I try and introduce a minimum of ten new vocabulary words every lesson, especially to the age group where vocabulary is expanding most rapidly. We spell the words, review their meaning and look at synonyms and antonyms. I have substitute-taught for many years at the elementary level and enjoy working with children from 6-12 years, tutoring in all subjects, especially Language Arts, Reading, Writing, and Math. I have taught ESL for many years, for seven years in the Czech Republic, two years at Northern State University, Aberdeen, SD, and five months in Chicago, IL. I have worked with many na [more]


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Neil L.

Vocabulary Tutor

Evanston, IL 60201

Will travel 0 miles

$60 per hour.

4.94 177 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.

4.97 202 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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Stephanie O.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60641

Will travel 15 miles

$55 per hour.

4.82 137 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.

4.94 378 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.

4.94 477 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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Judy W.

Vocabulary Tutor

Chicago, IL 60610

Will travel 4 miles

$50 per hour.

4.97 301 ratings

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Dedicated, Inspirational, Engaging English, ESL, Business Tutor

Hello Prospective students! I believe students have the most useful information within them -- information that can help me reach and engage them. What's most important, perhaps, is that when I ask students questions, I ask with an open heart and an open mind -- willing to listen to whatever they say, as well as willing to listen for what's not said. Everyone deserves to be listened to. My goal is to coach students to be successful English communcators and achieve their goals. I strive eve... [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]