39 Writing Tutors Found Near Naperville, IL



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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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Nancy J.

Writing Tutor

Naperville, IL 60563

Will travel 15 miles

$40 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Experienced Trainer and Encourager

When it comes to writing a paper or preparing a presentation/speech, I have the easiest way to get you to your goal. I have a way of explaining subjects in a different manner that help you to understand to big picture and the little snapshots along the way. To be honest, I struggled in grade school and high school. Teachers gave up on me; I fell between the cracks and was passed year after year. In my senior year in high school, an English teacher and a school psychologist gave me attention and my C and D grades went to A's and B's. I made the Honor Roll for the first time ever! I started enjo [more]


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Marianne B.

Writing Tutor

Naperville, IL 60540

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

4.95 104 ratings

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Academic Writing, College Essays,Test Prep, Grammar, B.A., M.Ed

During my years of teaching high school English, tutoring writing at DePaul University, and as a private tutor, I've helped students with all kinds of English homework assignments. My methods include showing students how to analyze the rhetorical demands of the writing task, generate and focus ideas at the prewriting stage, ensure they are addressing the writing assignment directly and effectively, elaborate and rework a rough draft after hearing the writer read the draft aloud, discover their strengths and weaknesses in a particular rhetorical context, strengthen arguments, spot weak rhetori [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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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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Amanda Y.

Writing Tutor

Downers Grove, IL 60515

Will travel 20 miles

$40 per hour.

5.0 1 ratings

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Experienced, Certified, Elementary Teacher

I am an educator with six years teaching experience in a general education classroom containing a special education cluster. I am comfortable working with learners from early childhood to middle school. I have completed 31 hours of my master?s degree in special education and behavior disorders. Because of my special education background, my emphasis isn't only on learning content but the learning strategies necessary for all learning. All children can learn, but some children need material pr... [more]


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Asad S.

Writing Tutor

Aurora, IL 60504

Will travel 15 miles

$30 per hour.

5.0 7 ratings

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Qualified tutor with experience

Hello, My name is Asad and I am a recent college graduate from Loyola University in Chicago. My degree is in economics but I plan on joining medical school in the Fall of 2017. I have tutored students in English all throughout my college years, such as my University's Writing Center for 2 years and privately with Chicago Public School students. Moreover, I have spent the last 3 months in Jordan tutoring children who needed help with English. I enjoy helping people and seeing them grow in t... [more]


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Jason S.

Writing Tutor

Naperville, IL 60565

Will travel 15 miles

$35 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Excited to help with Biology, Psychology, Neuroscience, & English

Writing has been one of my best strengths since at least high school, where I excelled in honors English courses (both language and literature). I took AP Language and received a 5 on the AP Test, and on one ACT test I scored a 35 on the English portion; on the GRE I was in the 90th percentile for the Verbal Reasoning section and in the 93rd percentile for the Analytical Writing section. In college I had significant writing projects in many subjects; these subjects include Creative Writing, Psychology, Philosophy, Biology, City Planning, Environmental Sustainability, Linguistics, etc. In many [more]


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Debra R.

Writing Tutor

Lisle, IL 60532

Will travel 10 miles

$25 per hour.

4.88 8 ratings

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Patient and Effective Tutor for Reading, Writing and Computer Skills

With over 25 years of teaching experience in both public and private schools, I have learned how to recognize the needs of individual students and how best to help them. I am a certified teacher who cares if students are successful. Let's work together to improve grades and become more prepared to meet the challenges of elementary and higher education. It is my desire to see students in all grades achieve their learning goals while enjoying the education process. Students will be tutored ... [more]


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Colleen M.

Writing Tutor

Naperville, IL 60565

Will travel 15 miles

$35 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Tutor/Editor - Resumes, College Essays, and Ecology Coursework

I have experience in reading, proofreading and editing after working with college students for over 20 years. In addition to this work, I completed a certificate in Professional Writing from Fairfield University in 2009, which consisted of courses in creative writing, composition and style, business writing, and journalism. I have published two books, one as a contributor for a scholarly monograph and the other a non-fiction biography. Students often contact me for direction, proofreading and editing for their college entrance essays. How can I help you? [more]