Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Essay Editing tutors in Buffalo Grove, IL
"Hello! I am a certified English teacher who is prepared to help students improve their reading and writing skills. Due to my education, I am very knowledgeable in English areas such as Composition, Language Arts, and Literature, as well as teaching techniques for these areas. I have worked with students as a tutor, mentor, and teacher for the past three years, and have truly enjoyed helping them achieve their academic and personal goals. My main goal as a tutor is to help all students reach their full potential."
- The University of South Dakota - BA, English
- The University of South Dakota - MA, Secondary Education
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing
"I am a graduate of the University of Chicago with a BA in American History, but specialize in tutoring subjects ranging from English and college essay writing to ACT test prep. I genuinely love to educate myself and others, and have successfully managed to apply this enthusiasm for learning and teaching to tutoring at the elementary, high school, and college levels. As a tutor, I prefer to address students for the unique people they are. This interpersonal approach allows me to assess and evaluate students’ academic strengths and weaknesses vis-à-vis their own personalities, interests, and most importantly, learning needs." ...
- University of Chicago - BA, History
Tutoring Subjects:History, Reading, Grammar and Mechanics, ACT English, Essay Editing, ACT Writing, College Essays, ACT Reading, Writing
"My math tutoring experience ranges from grade school to college levels, up to and including Calculus II. I've tutored at Penn State's Learning Center as well as students at home. My passion for education comes through in my teaching methods, as I believe that all students have the ability to learn a subject as long as it is presented to them in a way in which they are able to grasp. I use both analytical as well as graphical methods or a combination of the two as needed to cater to each student."
- Penn State - BS, Industrial Engineering
- UIC - M Arch, Architecture
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, Writing, Statistics, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Chemistry, Grammar and Mechanics, GRE, Physics, College Essays, Algebra, Elementary Math, Calculus, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Geometry
"I graduated in 2012 from Yale University with a Masters in European and Russian Studies, and I earned my undergraduate degree from Princeton University in 2010 in Public and International Affairs. My specialities are writing and SAT prep, although I enjoy working with students on a variety of different subjects, including math. I worked for three years at the Princeton Writing Center, helping students with brainstorming, organization, structure, and revision in academic writing. I also worked on SAT prep and college applications with high school students for Let's Get Ready, a nonprofit organization. I am excited to meet new ...
- Princeton University - AB, Public and International Affairs
- Yale University - MA, European and Russian Studies
Tutoring Subjects:SAT, SAT Verbal, Essay Editing, SAT Math, Elementary Math, Writing, SAT Writing, PSAT, GRE, Algebra, Grammar and Mechanics
"My name is Devin Leigh, and I was raised in the sprawling suburbs of Northwest Chicago. I studied theater at an urban, performing-arts high school before moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career as a screenwriter and a film and television actor. After a two year sojourn, I returned to the Midwest to attend college at DePaul University, where I worked as a tutor, mentor, and assistant teacher at the University Center for Writing-based Learning. During my collegiate tenure, I maintained a 3.99 GPA, garnered numerous accolades for literary achievement, received top departmental honors, presented scholarship at various Chicagoland ...
- DePaul University - BA, History and African Studies
Tutoring Subjects:History, Phonics, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, SSAT, College Essays, Writing, Spanish, Reading, ISEE
"I graduated from Amherst College in 2010 with a degree in French, a cane (as per school tradition), and years of tutoring experience. As an undergraduate, I tutored young girls and middle school students in reading, math, and other subjects as needed. Since graduation, I have taught English in France, worked with adults learning English as a Second Language, and tutored elementary, middle, and high school students in a wide variety of subjects, including: math, science, reading, English, and ACT/SAT test preparation. I am a firm believer in problem-based learning, and encourage students to ask questions and think for themselves." ...
- Amherst College - BA, French
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Reading, ACT Math, Reading, ACT, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, Writing, ACT English, SAT, Phonics, SAT Math, Elementary Math, SAT Verbal, French, SAT Writing, ACT Science, ACT Writing, College Essays, Grammar and Mechanics
"My name is David and I am currently a first year master's student at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago. Prior to attending the Harris School, I worked as a GMAT instructor at the Bluedata International Institute in Manhattan and as an SAT math instructor at the Excel Class Academy in Queens. I also have experience tutoring the GRE and the GMAT in a one-on-one setting. My tutoring style is influenced by my background in philosophy."
- Washington University in St. Louis - BA, Philosophy
- Stony Brook University - M.A., Philosophy
Tutoring Subjects:Statistics, Algebra, GRE, Writing, SAT Writing, Middle School Math, SAT Math, Geometry, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, SAT, Essay Editing, SAT Verbal, Grammar and Mechanics
"I have been a professor in the Biological Sciences at DePaul University in Lincoln Park for 9 years and have taught at the university level for 23 years. I have donated many hours teaching at grade and high schools on various subjects in the U.S. and abroad, many times in several languages. My primary objective is to get students from a basic understanding of the material to a level where they can independently think and apply the material in practical situations or to problem solve."
- Augustana College - BA, Biology
- Illinois State University - M.S., Ecology
- University of Missouri - Ph.D., Ecology and Evolution
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Chemistry, ACT Science, Biology, Anatomy, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing
"I've been involved in multiple tutoring programs since my freshman year of high school. After completing my organic chemistry course at Loyola University Chicago, my professor hired me as a TA, and I maintained that job for one year until I graduated. I am also a certified MCAT/ACT instructor. Additionally, I've spent over one year as a tutor at the tutoring center at Loyola University Chicago."
- Loyola University Chicago - BS, Biology
- State Certified Teacher
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, Chemistry, Anatomy, MCAT, Biology, Physiology, Algebra, Essay Editing, College Essays, Writing, Middle School Math, Organic Chemistry
"Hi, y'all! I'm a recent graduate from Brigham Young University now living in Chicago. I majored in both Classics Studies and German, with a minor in English. I've been studying Latin since I was a freshman in high school, and I love it. I tutored in college, and I have three years experience as a teaching assistant, so I know what college professors are looking for from their students' papers."
- Brigham Young University - BA, Classics Studies, German
- Loyola University - MEd., Secondary Education
Tutoring Subjects:Reading, German, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, Writing, Latin
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