Carefully selected, highly-credentialed Essay Editing tutors in Buffalo Grove, IL
"Hello all! I am a recent Northwestern graduate with a dual degree in Biology and Psychology. Throughout my academic career, I garnered extensive peer tutoring experience -- so I am here for all of your tutoring needs! I would love to share all of my SAT and ACT test-taking tips and strategies with you. Additionally, I have a passion for math, science, and writing, and can help with essay writing and editing. I believe everyone has the capacity to learn; you just have to find the way that fits your personality."
- Northwestern University - BA, Biological Sciences
Tutoring Subjects:ACT, Physics, SAT Writing, Essay Editing, SSAT, ACT Math, ACT Science, Writing, College Essays, ACT English, SAT, ACT Writing, Biology, SAT Math, SAT Verbal, ACT Reading, Algebra
"I graduated in 2010 with a 3.8 GPA from The College of Wooster, where I earned a BA in English Language and Literature. During my time as an undergraduate, I immersed myself in a rich array of writing and literature courses, developing a keen ability to read critically and write competently in a wide range of styles. Since graduating, I have applied my verbal skills to helping high school students improve their own command of the written word. I have worked for two years as an English tutor and Writing instructor for Upward Bound, a federally-funded educational enrichment program designed to help students in low-performing high schools ...
- The College of Wooster - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing, Reading, College Essays, Writing
"As a tutor, I have a calm and steady personality. I've found that this demeanor is great for teaching. By combining it with a sense of humor, my students are able to grasp what's so great about words: they're the backbone of stories. Whatever is needed, be it micro (grammar or mechanics), macro (essay editing and creative writing), or test prep, I can help students of any age become better readers, writers, and test-takers."
- U of Illinois @ Urbana-Champaign - BA, English
Tutoring Subjects:ACT Reading, ACT Science, Essay Editing, ACT Writing, ACT, Reading, Phonics, History, ACT English, Writing, ACT Math, Grammar and Mechanics
"With 4 years of tutoring experience with kids ranging from 8 to 18, I developed a range of skills for helping kids to make the connection at different stages in their school careers. In addition, as a gifted individual, I have the perspective to help gifted students who need and crave extra challenges and exposure above and beyond the standard curriculum. My goals in tutoring students is to help them find their self-confidence in their studies, make learning fun and exciting, and show students the joy of continuous learning that I hope will carry over into adulthood.." ...
- Western Governors University - BS, Business Management
Tutoring Subjects:Latin, Elementary Math, Phonics, Writing, Reading, Essay Editing, Grammar and Mechanics
"Over the past 13 years I have refined my skills in teaching, coaching and development as a leader in the business world. I currently work as a business leader at Apple and look forward to creating amazing learning experiences for both the student and parent(s). I incorporate technology and fun into each new lesson. I continually provide and request feedback to/from parents, teachers, and students."
- Indiana University - BS, Business - Marketing/Operations
- Tulane University - MBA, Finance/Leadership
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, Middle School Math, Essay Editing, Algebra, Elementary Math
"I get excited about tutoring. In the last two years I've tutored everyone from middle school students to adults, on topics ranging from the intuitions of basic arithmetic to how to connect with and describe an author's voice. Behind every topic, a new world is waiting for every student if we can just make things click. I tutor with gestures and jokes, messy diagrams and clean metaphors."
- Brown University - B.A. , Urban Studies
Tutoring Subjects:Pre-Calculus, SAT Writing, PSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, College Essays, Reading, SAT, French, SAT Verbal, Essay Editing, Algebra, SAT Math, Writing
"I look forward to putting forth my best effort in providing quality tutoring services to students in need. I can relate to students who struggle, and can teach them the tips that I use to succeed. I understand why students struggle with particular topics, and I excel in breaking difficult material down into fundamentals that will make the material more manageable. I enjoy helping others succeed and hope to continue assisting however I can."
- University of Michigan - BSE, Materials Science & Engineering
Tutoring Subjects:Calculus, Elementary Math, Essay Editing, Writing, Geometry, Grammar and Mechanics, Middle School Math, Algebra, Chemistry, College Essays, Pre-Calculus
"Hello! I'm Ellen, and I recently completed my graduate degree in International and Intercultural Communication from the University of Denver. I'm new to Chicago, and I'm really enjoying getting to know the city! My teaching experience began during my Peace Corps service in Nicaragua. I was a Small Business Development volunteer, and taught Entrepreneurship and Life Skills courses to high school students. Each year, the students form small groups, create their own businesses and participate in competitions on a local, regional, and national level." ...
- Truman State University - BA, Business Administration (Marketing); Minors in Spanish and Psychology
- University of Denver - MA, International and Intercultural Communications
Tutoring Subjects:Spanish, Grammar and Mechanics, GRE, Writing, Elementary Math, Essay Editing, Middle School Math, College Essays
"As a tutor, I like to begin with structured strategies for learning concepts and applying them to new tasks. If working on a school or college subject, I will incorporate the students' own classroom texts with my own additional examples or readings. If working for test prep, I would like to work with the student in his or her own test prep book (I will have the same myself) working through specific strategies for each question. My past tutoring and teaching experiences include working with individual college students on English essay writing, Intro Micro- and Macroeconomics, and 4th-5th grade creative writing." ...
- Indiana University - BA, English; Speechwriting
- University of Cambridge - MPhil, English
- University of Chicago Law School - JD, Law
Tutoring Subjects:Algebra, College Essays, History, SAT Verbal, SAT, GRE, Middle School Math, SAT Writing, SAT Math, PSAT, Grammar and Mechanics, Writing, ACT English, Reading, LSAT, HSPT Prep, ISEE, Economics, ACT Math, ACT Writing, ACT Reading, ACT Science, Elementary Math, ACT, Essay Editing
"I recently received my PhD in molecular biology and I enjoy tutoring students in the sciences. I ultimately want to become a professor and I believe my experience as a tutor will help me become the type of professor that can effectively lecture as well as personally mentor my students through their studies and research. During my graduate school training I had the opportunity to mentor students from high school to graduate school. Each situation provided me with an opportunity to teach science and laboratory research skills to students of varying levels of experience. I understand that academic success is much easier when a student ...
- University of Chicago - AB, Biological Sciences
- Northwestern University - PhD, Molecular Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Chemistry, Essay Editing, College Essays, Microbiology, Biology
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