Award-Winning Reading Tutors in Chicago, IL
Annie "I graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelor's degree in psychology and global health studies. Shortly after graduating I decided to return to school to complete the prerequisites for medical school. I completed chemistry, physics, and biology at Northwestern and organic chemistry at Harvard..."
Mercedes "...I also recently earned my M.A. degree focused on Modernist Literature from the University of Chicago. I am currently a high school English teacher, and would be happy to help you improve your reading, writing, and/or public speaking skills..."
Jackie "My seven years of tutoring experience has been prompted by the academic degrees I have obtained. I attended the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences prior to receiving my B.S. in Agricultural Economics from the University of Minnesota- Twin Cities on a 4 year scholarship..."
Christina "I am an adjunct law school professor, and my passion is teaching students how to solve problems. I received my undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and my law degree from DePaul University. I love all things Chicago, especially the lakefront..."
Mandy "I believe that each student has the potential to succeed. By teaching the fundamentals and constantly encouraging progress and effort, any student can learn any topic. . . . . . . . . . . ."
Frances "...I worked one-on-one online with students on subjects ranging from PSAT prep to essay writing skill development. Recently, I worked for Duke TIP, a program in which middle and high school students participate in intensive academic courses over the summer. From 2013-2014, I instructed an interdisciplinary undergraduate course at UNC on "Gender and Violence in U.S..."
Kayla "I'm a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (go Badgers!)I earned my Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Literature and English Language and Linguistics. Additionally, I earned certificates in both European Studies and TESOL. I studied abroad in Madrid, where I had the opportunity to tutor privately and work as a TA in the English Applied Linguistics Department at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid..."
University of Wisconsin Madison - BA, English Language & Linguistics, Spanish Literature (Minors in TESOL and European Studies)
Michelle "I have taught English at both high school and college levels. I have taught reading to children ranging between kindergarten and adulthood.."
Washington University in St. Louis - BA, English Lit and American Studies
Auburn University - MA, English
Northwestern University - MS, Secondary Education
National-Louis University - CAS, Reading Specialist, Educational Leadership
State Certified Teacher
Michael "I graduated from the University of Memphis with a degree in World History. I spent two years tutoring with the university while I was in undergrad, and I helped students with history and intro level science. I worked with many students who were very far behind in their course work, and I helped them engage with material while figuring out the learning strategy which would work best for each student..."
Elyse "I studied Psychology and Spanish at Northwestern University and then got my Master's degree in Elementary Education from Vanderbilt University. Although I always thought teaching sounded exciting, it was not until I began volunteering in a third grade classroom that I was sure I wanted to pursue education as a career. Since making this decision I have had experience with students of all ages..."