62 Writing Tutors Found Near Naperville, IL



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Robert F.

Writing Tutor

Aurora, IL 60505

Will travel 13 miles

$50 per hour.

4.87 191 ratings

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Expert in ACT/SAT prep, Middle/High School English, Speech, and Drama

I am a professional writer and playwright, having written over 30 published plays. I had a 27-year career with a large computer firm where I was responsible for writing numerous professional-level business briefs and many pieces of marketing literature. I also have a Masters degree in teaching English for grades 6-12. Hi all. I teach English, Speech, and Acting. If you're looking for someone who is a strict taskmaster, teaches through fear, and uses a ruler to rap the hands of your child when they get something wrong, read no further. Alas, I am not that person. I believe in instilling the joy [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.

4.86 455 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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James W.

Writing Tutor

Woodridge, IL 60517

Will travel 20 miles

$70 per hour.

5.0 86 ratings

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Veteran college instructor/writing coach/ACT/SAT tutor

I have taught college composition and research-based composition for nearly 20 years. I am a veteran college composition teacher and copy editor who can help you with all stages of the writing process and get you the grade you deserve. While my academic specialty is American Studies and American Literature, I am qualified to handle most writing and research assignments at the high school, undergraduate and graduate level. For those students who are seeking ACT/SAT test help, I have tutored students in the English and Reading sections for three years and developed a strategic a... [more]


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Dana L.

Writing Tutor

Aurora, IL 60502

Will travel 25 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 22 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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Christine K.

Writing Tutor

Darien, IL 60561

Will travel 3 miles

$60 per hour.

4.97 601 ratings

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Curriculum for Struggling Readers, Writers, ESL, and TOEFL test prep

I became a tutor during my undergraduate studies. During this time, my children were in elementary, middle, and high schools. Over the years, I frequented their schools as a volunteer and realized that the number of students struggling with reading, writing, and English had continuously increased. Initially I went back to school to facilitate these student populations with English, but I began teaching adult English learners through a local tutoring program and expanded my knowledge of learni... [more]


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Travis B.

Writing Tutor

Lisle, IL 60532

Will travel 15 miles

$50 per hour.

4.88 41 ratings

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Math Tutor in Lisle Area

As an Eagle scout and former camp counselor, I have several years experience of informal teaching. I have taught both physical skills like swimming, canoeing, and karate, as well as more "paper-and-pencil" knowledge, including the basic understandings of weather, first aid, and the behaviors and classifications of mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. I have also tutored elementary school through high school math at Mathnasium. I am completing a bachelor's degree in mathematics, and can del... [more]


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Adam G.

Writing Tutor

Geneva, IL 60134

Will travel 15 miles

$65 per hour.

4.99 138 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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Jennifer W.

Writing Tutor

Geneva, IL 60134

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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English Tutor Specializing in Reading and Writing Skills

I have taught writing for the past eight years. My methods include development of ideas, organization, creating voice and developing tone, and maintaining appropriate sentence structure and conventions. I also have used a successful writer's workshop method within my classroom to assist students with editing. With over a decade of experience teaching English, I can offer one on one tutoring in many areas, including reading comprehension, close reading and analysis of texts, writing strategies, outlining and note taking, intensive grammar help through effective writing strategies, homework help [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]