30 Vocabulary Tutors Found Near Joliet, IL



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Heather V.

Vocabulary Tutor

Plainfield, IL 60586

Will travel 11 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 110 ratings

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Certified Tutor with Master's for Elementary-MS-Reading and Writing

I have experience teaching elementary and middle school for seven years in grades K-8th grades. I also have ESL, Social Studies and Spanish endorsements at the middle school level with English being my specialty due to my ESL training. My love for reading and learning lead me on the path to teaching. I enjoy talking to a student about what they have read, finding a new book for them to discover and helping students connect their everyday life to what they have learned in school. I have taught different levels of elementary and middle school. This has made me aware of the struggles students [more]


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Robert W.

Vocabulary Tutor

Bolingbrook, IL 60490

Will travel 22 miles

$36 per hour.

4.96 221 ratings

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All Elementary School and Middle School subjects

I enjoy learning new words and look at the web site dictionary.com since they give a new word every day to learn and to use. It is important to use different words and not always say big or good and try some other different, better or not often used words. I currently am a certified teacher from K-9th grade and teach all elementary grade classes along with Middle school and some high school Math classes. I also have an undergraduate degree from DePaul University in Chicago in Accounting and I also took a number of extra math classes. I have also been a substitute school teacher in the Valle [more]


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Alex Z.

Vocabulary Tutor

Plainfield, IL 60585

Will travel 10 miles

$65 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Over Thirty Years of Teaching Middle-School English

I would tell my students that there was nothing wrong with speaking like a third-grader. If they were in third grade. When I saw them in eighth, I told them that they should sound like an eighth-grader. But how? Along with formalized vocabulary instruction, stressing reading and using context clues does much to grow vocabulary. Supplying time for that to happen was key. Sometimes students would wonder why they should learn new words because they had no problem communicating. My reply? While you may control your word choice, you don't control the choices made by others, and it isn't the [more]



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Jay T.

Vocabulary Tutor

Homer Glen, IL 60491

Will travel 20 miles

$45 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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ESL,English as a Second Language,W/Conversation.Business English Cert.

I have a certification as a TEFL,"Teaching English as a Second language." This is a 20 unit, 120 hour certification course. This is what is needed to teach English in other countries. I also have a certification on teaching Business English with 30 years of experience being in business as a owner of a retail store. My ESL training, which began in 2009, includes completing an ESL training program and two Spanish classes at our local community college, which also involved over a year and a... [more]


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Mary K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Romeoville, IL 60446

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 118 ratings

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Effective and Certified Teacher Specializing in Reading/Writing

Hi, my name is Mary. I have taught for over 12 years at the elementary level, and received my MA through Lewis University in reading and literacy in 2010. My passion is seeing a student begin to believe in themselves and discover that learning can be fun. Over the past six years, I have independently tutored students, ages 5-10, in reading, language arts, social studies, writing, and basic math. Prior to tutoring independently, I worked at a local tutoring agency with students from age 4-12... [more]


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Patty O.

Vocabulary Tutor

Aurora, IL 60503

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

1.0 1 ratings

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Elementary Reading and English Tutor

My professional career spans for over 20 years as a counselor and more recently a substitute teacher in grades kindergarten through high school. I specialize in Elementary/Middle School English, reading, vocabulary, spelling, grammar, and ESL. I believe it is important for your child to feel confident with reading and comprehension. I have a friendly and positive attitude. I believe in meeting the child where they are at. I will encourage them as we go however will not force them to do anyt... [more]


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Kelly Z.

Vocabulary Tutor

New Lenox, IL 60451

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 31 ratings

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HS English and ACT Prep Tutor

Do you want to increase your ACT English, Reading or Writing score? Do you need help writing that paper for English class? Are you reading a book for English that you are having trouble understanding? Do you need help mastering grammar? If you answered yes to any of these questions, I am here to help! I have ten years of experience as a high school English teacher. I received my Bachelors degree in English from Illinois State University in 2003. Since then I have acquired two Master's deg... [more]


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Trisha K.

Vocabulary Tutor

Plainfield, IL 60586

Will travel 20 miles

$30 per hour.

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Tutor for hire-Elementary and Middle School Teacher Background

I have been a stay at home mom for 6 years now. I have four children, ages 10,8, 6, and 4. Prior to that, I was a teacher for 8 years. I have taught various grades and subjects. I taught 8th grade Reading and Language Arts. I taught a self contained 5th grade classroom for three years, teaching all subjects. I taught 6th grade for four years teaching social studies, math, reading and language arts. I have also tutored online for the last two years. I have a Masters Degree from Saint Xa... [more]


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Rhonda M.

Vocabulary Tutor

Bolingbrook, IL 60440

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Math, Reading & Writing Guru

I am a licensed environmental professional with over 29 years of experience. I have both regulator and consultant experience underneath my belt and I am currently pursuing my Doctorate of Management Degree in Environmental Management and Social Sustainability (ESS) from Colorado Technical University (CTU). My anticipated graduation date is December 2015. I am currently employed with a local university as an Online Adjunct Professor teaching Environmental Science and Social Sustainability... [more]


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Elayne G.

Vocabulary Tutor

Lockport, IL 60441

Will travel 10 miles

$45 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Doctor of Sociology

I have lived most of my life in Illinois. I went to university in Illinois where I received my undergraduate degree in Fine Art with a concentration in visual documentary. I spent two years during my undergraduate study doing visual documentary in Poland and Italy. My idea was to capture local life on camera. This I believe is what led to my interest in sociology and social psychology. My graduate studies were completed in Warsaw Poland at the Graduate School of Social Research. I was fortuna... [more]