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Byer Educational Consulting

Chicago, IL 60660
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Founded in 2007, owner and operator Stephen Byer offers one-on-one tutoring, small group sessions, classroom instruction, and online classes targeting ACT, SAT, and GRE exams. Stephen offers reasonable rates, flexible scheduling, and has experience working with students with special needs. He services the Chicagoland area with areas as far as Highland Park (North), Hyde Park (South), Lake Michigan (East), and Oak Park/River Forest (West).

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Connections Learning Center

Chicago, IL 60655
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Since 2004, Connections Learning Center has been offering services to students in the greater Chicago area focusing on academic improvement, diagnostic evaluations, and test preparation techniques. Founder Debra Gawrys is focused on offering a solution for every parent and student that walks through her doors. Test preparation for the SAT, ACT, GED, and GRE are offered in one-on-one and small group sessions with rates applicable to each. Additional services for students with special needs (ADHD, dyslexia, poor execitive functioning, poor critical thinking, Asperger's syndrome, etc...) available.

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iAchieve Learning

Des Plaines, IL 60016
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iAchieve Learning offers one-on-one tutoring in all subject areas to students in grades K-12 in the greater Chicagoland area. Customized lesson plans are developed to meet the individual needs and goals of each student. Lessons can occur in a public setting or the client's home and are economical. iAchieve aims to be the bridge that connects each student to their highest potential self through creativity and a commitment to growth. Test prep and musical instruction are also available

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Mobile Academics

Chicago, IL 60035
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Mobile Academics has provided academic and test prep services to students for over ten years in Chicago's Northshore area. Founded by Rachel Gluck, the firm specializes in ACT test tutoring. Students can book private one-on-one sessions or choose to take part in small group sessions. Increased confidence, strategic skills, and academic improvement are guaranteed benefits of both programs. Scheduling is flexible and any questions can be answered in a free phone consultation.

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MyGuru

600 N Kingsbury St, Chicago, IL 60654
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MyGuru in Chicago, Illinois, has more than a decade of experience helping area students prepare for tests and exams, including standardized tests for college or graduate school entrance and professional licensing exams. This boutique test prep provider offers one-on-one tutoring and test preparation and follows the core concept-led approach to assist students in mastering fundamental concepts. Each tutor on staff brings an impressive academic background and years of experience in the tutoring sector to MyGuru's students.

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Next Step Test Prep

Chicago, IL 60613
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Founded in 2009 by John Rood, Next Step Test Prep offers one-on-one test prep instruction specializing in MCAT, GMAT, GRE, and LSAT examinations. Programs can be customized or selected from the pre-designed formats (16 hours, 24 hours, or 40 hours) with varying timeframes. All materials are included in the package pricing. Each student completes a diagnostic exam to identify strengths and weaknesses before beginning their tutoring program. Free consultations are available

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North Shore Tutoring

Evanston, IL 60201
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Since 2002, owner/operator Michael Affinito of North Shore Tutoring has been providing one-on-one academic tutoring and test preparation services. Based in Highland, Illinois, North Shore Tutoring offers customized plans targeting both the ACT and the SAT. Lessons are $130 per ninety minutes and are tailored to each student's needs and goals. Free consulations are available.

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SGL Tutoring and College Consulting

Chicago, IL 60035
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Owned and operated by certified teacher Stacey Lucterhand, SGL Tutoring and College Consulting offers academic tutoring for grades K-college and test preparation for the ACT/SAT, ISEE/SSAT, ISAT, PARCC, and AP placement (English and Psychology). Stacey views each student individually and completes a diagnostic assessment to develop a unique approach towards increased growth. She has particular experience and training in Educational Psychology which can aid additionally in developing stronger practices related to nutrition, mindset, organization, supplies, and stress management.

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Superior Test Preparation

Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
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Superior Test Preparation has been providing students in the Northwest Chicago suburbs (Arlington Heights, Palatine, Mount Prospect, Barrington, Inverness, Schaumburg, and Buffalo Grove) with academic tutoring and test preparation since 2009. The in-house ACT and SAT test courses are developed to meet the needs of each student under the leadership of an experienced tutor. Customized lesson plans are developed addressing various strategies and techniques. Call directly for a free consultation, information on pricing, and scheduling availability.

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The Chicago Family Tutor

4653 N Lawndale, Chicago, IL 60625
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The Chicago Family Tutor in Chicago, Illinois, offers test preparation and tutoring services to Chicagoland's students, including adult students. In business for more than six years, the business provides in-home tutoring and test preparation, including preparation for standard college admissions tests, including the ACT and SAT. Tutoring subjects include reading, writing, math, and study skills, and homework support is available. The Chicago Family Tutor also offers parent coaching and executive functioning coaching.

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The House Tutoring Lounge

682 Vernon Avenue, Glencoe, IL 60022
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The House Tutoring Lounge has been supporting Chicago-based students' preparation for academic tests like the ACT and SAT exams since 2010. The tutorial provider bases its tutorial courses on its custom tutorial programs that aim to address students' strengths and weaknesses in the test. It also tutors students for consistent improvement in their elementary, middle school, high school, or university education. The House Tutoring Lounge office is in Glencoe. Students can choose to have their tutorials at the company's Academic Lounge, the student's home, or online.

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Your Examined Life

Deerfield, IL 60015
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Owned and operated by Roman Marchenko, Your Examined Life provides ACT and SAT preparation services. As a working high school teacher with ten years of experience, Roman works one-on-one with each student and designs an approach based on each student's specific needs. Sessions are typically in two-hour blocks, can be scheduled Monday-Friday between 3:30-7:30, or anytime on weekends. Free consultations are available.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do test prep tutors work with ESL students?

A: Yes, some test prep tutors are bilingual or have experience working with non-native speakers. They may also be able to help with the TOEFL or IELTS exams.

Q: Do test prep tutors need a bachelor’s degree?

A: There’s no standard certification for tutors, so individual tutors may have a degree in almost any subject. However, most professional tutoring companies will only hire tutors with a bachelor’s degree and previous tutoring experience.

Q: Where do tutoring sessions take place?

A: Many private tutors can come to you, but may change extra if you’re outside of their local travel radius. Other tutors work out of a college campus or tutoring center, or offer online tutoring sessions via Skype or Zoom.

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