Search for a Des Plaines English Tutor

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Kristin M. ...I can help students with comprehension, analysis, higher level thinking questions and essay writing. I taught writing classes for four years where I have proofread many high school papers. I focus on asking students questions so that I am not simply giving the student the correct method to fix the problem.
6 Subjects: including ACT Reading, reading, writing, English
$45.00/hr
Des Plaines, IL
Evan S. ...I find that encouragement, supportive commentary, and praise are all essential and useful in the learning process, as it helps maintain the student's self esteem and also keeps them motivated and interested in the subjects. I have worked with students of many ages with many different aims. The ...
16 Subjects: including English, writing, chemistry, geometry
$50.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Anna D. ...Most recently, I taught a second grade summer school class. During that summer, the students learned how to write letters, worked on vocabulary and reading skills, conducted many science experiments, and even brushed up on the math they learned in first grade. I have also tutored struggling students in various grades to increase their understanding of grade level material.
16 Subjects: including vocabulary, elementary (k-6th), piano, study skills
$45.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Elizabeth M. ...And before that, it was always my favorite subject. I used to help my friends understand concepts that they didn't understand, and we always did better when we worked as a team to understand the material. As a recent student, I understand all the frustrations of struggling with a tricky subject and I know a lot of fun and funky ways of remembering all those processes and facts.
14 Subjects: including literature, writing, reading, proofreading
$40.00/hr
Lombard, IL
Laura W. ...I have taught writing skills to students of all ages. I am an expert in grammar, vocabulary, editing, and a variety of style manuals including MLA and Chicago. I am a published author with extensive experience teaching students to write clear, concise, and persuasive essays.
7 Subjects: including grammar, world history, American history, SAT writing
$50.00/hr
Chicago, IL