49 Writing Tutors Found Near Aurora, IL



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Laura R.

Writing Tutor

Sugar Grove, IL 60554

Will travel 40 miles

$250 per hour.

4.98 837 ratings

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Let an Ivy League Ph.D. help you craft the perfect college essay

Learning is my passion, and I love sharing that passion with others. Each summer and fall, I work with students to create a cohesive profile of themselves for their college applications. I will help you perfect your essay so that it is original and exciting, differentiates you from the crowd, and presents your overall best self. I have been an independent instructor and tutor for the past nine years. I have taught college and high school subjects ranging from multivariable calculus and diff... [more]


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Stefanie R.

Writing Tutor

Plainfield, IL 60585

Will travel 5 miles

$60 per hour.

5.0 9 ratings

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English, ACT, Writing, Anatomy/Physiology, Algebra 1, Geometry

Although I enjoyed teaching in a high school classroom setting, I always preferred the individualized attention provided by tutoring. i have worked with students of all ages: elementary through adult. Though I have successfully worked with students trying to increase their ACT by one point to achieve a perfect score, I specialize in working with struggling/reluctant students and athletes trying to maintain a required GPA. While teaching high school English, my focus was on literature, writ... [more]


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Carolyn O.

Writing Tutor

Naperville, IL 60563

Will travel 30 miles

$85 per hour.

4.86 446 ratings

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Test Prep Master & Scholar w/ Over 20 Yrs Experience, 50+ Subjects

I started writing at a young age, competing in the Power of the Pen state competition and placing 10th as a fourth grader competing against writers in high school. I later went on to major in comp lit with an emphasis in poetry, becoming the first student to win both Welch awards from my dept. In my senior year, I completed an optional senior thesis to graduate with honors and was admitted by application to an advanced poetry seminar. I taught and tutored writing and composition for many years before completing my master's in literature and continue to tutor writing and freelance edit professi [more]


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Dana L.

Writing Tutor

Aurora, IL 60502

Will travel 25 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 19 ratings

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Writing Tutor with 10+ Years Experience

I have worked with students on writing topics including structuring papers, creating thesis statements, clarity, voice, appropriately targeting their audience, and proofreading. My writing experience has helped numerous college applicants refine their admissions essays, and I am glad to help you! I use the Oxford comma, but I won't insist that you follow suit. I'm Dana, and I love learning! By studying a foreign language and linguistics in college I learned about English grammar and sentence structure in a whole new way. Since graduating, communication ? especially writing ? has continued to b [more]


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Adam G.

Writing Tutor

Geneva, IL 60134

Will travel 15 miles

$65 per hour.

4.99 137 ratings

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Local author, private tutor, former Princeton Review instructor

I worked for McDougal Littell for six years, and worked as a fact-checker and researcher in their Social Studies division. I contributed to over a dozen major history textbooks, including "The Americans," still widely-used at the high school level. Helped with editing and titles, and worked as a freelancer for them on numerous projects. I've written a two-volume illustrated history (published by Higginson Books) earlier this year (2017), and wrote a history of Geneva in 2014. I absolutely love helping students succeed, and have been involved in the field of education since the late 1990s. [more]


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Marianna G.

Writing Tutor

Naperville, IL 60540

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 6 ratings

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Knowledgable and Enthusiastic Japanese Tutor

I have six years of teaching experience, most of which has been done with K-5th grade students. I also have individual tutoring clients that I meet with and teach them Japanese on a weekly basis. I really enjoy helping new students learn Japanese, as it is a beautiful language and has a captivating culture. Outside of school, I am part of a professional hip hop dance company. I also do a lot of volunteer work, which includes my yearly trips to South Korea to teach children English. In my free... [more]


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Patty O.

Writing 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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Johnny R.

Writing Tutor

Lisle, IL 60532

Will travel 20 miles

$25 per hour.

4.91 666 ratings

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Over 25 years of Certified Teaching Experience

I have taught 2nd - 8th grade writing and composition skills for over 25 years as a certified teacher and have given tutorial services to several students in the past few years. I have had several opportunities working with students seeking improvement and seeing them achieve exceptional high levels of success. I also have passed several WyzAnt test with excellent result. Thank you for your consideration. It would be an honor to share my expertise with your child. My name is Johnny R. I am a UIC graduate and a certified teacher who has taught school for over 25 years and have privately tutor [more]


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Eckhard G.

Writing Tutor

Aurora, IL 60504

Will travel 20 miles

$50 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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English instruction from a professional editor/published author

I have been writing my heart out for many years. Writing is a true passion for me. I revel in the language, and I delight in the many ways we have of putting it together to convey meaning. I teach writing not as a chore, but as a expression of self. I am a professional editor, publisher, and author with more than 25 years of experience in the field and as a teacher of English composition, editing, literature, and creative writing. I earned an MFA in writing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, an MA in English from Roosevelt University, and a BA in English from the Unive [more]


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John K.

Writing Tutor

Aurora, IL 60504

Will travel 35 miles

$30 per hour.

5.0 3 ratings

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Private Tutor- Current Graduate Student

I have extensive experience in proofreading and writing when I served as an Executive Assistant for a Fulbright Commission. Several peers approach me to review their work. I am able to provide quick and constructive feedback so you can not only improve your current work but also your general writing skills for the future! Greetings! My name is John and I am excited to work with you! During my undergraduate years I studied Chemistry and Psychology with a Spanish Minor. I absolutely love working with students and the learning process. A fun fact about myself: I lived in South Korea for two yea [more]