33 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Elgin, IL



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Louise T.

Vocabulary Tutor

Schaumburg, IL 60193

Will travel 5 miles

$40 per hour.

4.85 27 ratings

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Experienced Business English and IELTS Teacher

As a teacher, I always encourage my students to read. It's a great way to build vocabulary. If students enjoy what they are reading, it makes learning new vocabulary enjoyable. Seeing the words in context also serves as a memory aid. Another way I help students build vocabulary is by explaining word families. For example, the verb "explain" is related to the noun "explanation". Lists of related words and phrases can also be effective. Whatever method works best for each student, it's extremely important to keep building vocabulary when learning a new language. That vocabulary includes idioms, [more]


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Della M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Saint Charles, IL 60175

Will travel 30 miles

$45 per hour.

4.96 51 ratings

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Master's in Reading Instruction K12/ BS SPED minor in Art

I am a qualified Reading instructor. My BS in Special Education endorses me in Language Arts and I hold a Master's Degree in Reading Instruction. Reading and writing go hand in hand. In my Master's courses we covered teaching writing and reading comprehension. Teaching vocabulary is an extension of my Master's in Reading Instruction. I am a passionate, empathetic reading teacher. I will try my best for you and your student who struggles with reading and writing. One of my greatest joys in life is reading and I love helping students open that door that will lead them toward being a lifelong l [more]


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Julie K.

Vocabulary Tutor

South Elgin, IL 60177

Will travel 18 miles

$40 per hour.

4.93 174 ratings

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German Language and Culture

I am a certified German teacher who would like to share my passion for the German language and culture with you! I use the immersion method and focus on what you are able to do with German at the end of our lessons. We will focus on vocabulary building, proper sentence structure and communication in the four skills of speaking, writing, listening and reading. Culture is integrated throughout the lessons, so that one can gain a better understanding of the similarities and differences of the Ge... [more]


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Maureen F.

Vocabulary Tutor

Carol Stream, IL 60188

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

4.81 162 ratings

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K-8- Reading, Math and Study Skills, LD, Dyslexia

I am a licensed teacher (Elementary, Secondary, Learning/Behavior Specialist) with a wealth of experience teaching and tutoring students for over 25 years. I have an MA in Special Education. I have taught in public schools and private tutoring centers. I have a great deal of experience with the Wilson Language System, an Orton-Gillingham approach that greatly increases the reading ability of dyslexic students and other students struggling with reading. I also tutor in Common Core math skills,... [more]


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Morgan B.

Vocabulary Tutor

Elgin, IL 60123

Will travel 20 miles

$45 per hour.

4.95 20 ratings

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Biology, Science, Algebra, SAT Prep

I am currently a student at North Central College, in Naperville, Illinois, studying biology with a minor in environmental studies. I have an A.S. in Science with a Biology concentration from Anne Arundel Community College in Annapolis, Maryland. Some of my prior tutoring opportunities have included College Biology, SAT Prep, and College Algebra. I enjoy tutoring people of all ages and have helped students from elementary school age all the way to college students in their 20's and 30's. Watc... [more]


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Alaa Q.

Vocabulary Tutor

Wheaton, IL 60189

Will travel 40 miles

$40 per hour.

4.97 226 ratings

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Arabic Language and Chess Tutor

I have studied English from 5th to 12th grade and during my studies in the College. Moreover my first MA degree in Biblical history was studied in English in an American school overseas. I am currently studying for my second MA degree in Archaeology in an American school in the State of Illinois. All of these studies in English have enriched my vocabulary in English. Also, I know how to teach others how to use the dictionary in order to learn more vocabulary. My name is Alaa, I am a Palestinian-American. I was born in Jerusalem and grew up in Bethlehem. I live in Lisle, Illinois with my wife [more]


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Priscilla H.

Vocabulary Tutor

West Chicago, IL 60185

Will travel 20 miles

$45 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Experienced and compassionate ESL Teacher

Changing places and cultures can be a stressful experience, but learning a language doesn't have to be. I like playing games and having fun while teaching so that the emotional pressure is minimized and learning is easier and steady. The student is the focus of my teaching with both process and goals considered. I enjoy all ages of students who want to learn at basic to intermediate levels and want to incorporate their own interests into the learning experience. Reading is one way to enjo... [more]


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Amla K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Bloomingdale, IL 60108

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Licensed Professional Counselor and Tutor

I have experience tutoring students who have limited vocabulary and would like to add to their vocabulary list. My unique style of tutoring makes learning fun for my students and they are able to stay focused on their learning during the tutoring session. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor who has a passion for motivating students at all levels. There is much that I have learned from the tutoring of students in the past years. Many students come to me for tutoring help due to the fact that their performance during the school year had not been satisfactory. As such, it is important for [more]


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Lawrence B.

Vocabulary Tutor

Huntley, IL 60142

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.67 6 ratings

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Teacher -writer - linguist - musician - composer

I have studied French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian and Russian. I have taught students French, German, Spanish and Italian. I write articles about language for a web site. I have taught language arts and English. I have a teaching degree for French and English. I perform on and teach saxophone, clarinet, flute, oboe and piano. I have written more than fifty stage plays, eleven of which have been performed, and more than seventy short stories. One was published in an anthology ... [more]


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EILEEN N.

Vocabulary Tutor

Hanover Park, IL 60133

Will travel 30 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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TUTOR WITH SOLID MEDICAL BACKGROUND

I am a foreign-licensed medical doctor from the Philippines, now US based as a legal permanent resident. I have a 14 year experience in teaching Anatomy-Physiology, Histology, Microbiology and Parasitology to Nursing, Dental Medicine and Clinical Laboratory Science students in 2 major universities. For this, I was awarded a Distinguished Award in 2010. I was also a practicing clinician and pathologist. Right now, I am a visiting professor at DeVry University and the University of Phoenix, ... [more]