Tutor List - English

The following people are private tutors. It should be noted that screening tutors for experience, references and price is the responsibility of the individual wanting the service. Libertyville High School is not responsible for agreements reached between parties.

tutors  phone/e-mail subject
Robert J. Coscarelli

Home: 847-362-5388       
Cell: 847-791-2622 Chicagolandtutor@yahoo.com      

Retired educator with 38 years of experience teaching language arts at the high school and college level.  Available to provide tutoring with grammar, composition, reading, public speaking and preparation for the verbal and written portions of the SAT and ACT exams.  Fee is $35 an hour.
Debra Mahlmeister


English, Freshman/Sophomore, Study Skills, Test Anxiety.
Tara McDonnell 847-668-4204 tmcdonnell13@hotmail.com

Writing, grammar, reading comprehension/analytical skills, and essay preparation including college applications. Experience:  licensed teacher and collegiate adjunct faculty member.

Kim Oclon 224-688-1503  kaoclon@gmail.com College application essays/personal statements and creative writing; Executive functioning skills (note taking, study skills, time management, organization); Reading comprehension and literature analysis; Essay preparation and writing; Experience teaching everything from Freshmen English; Preparatory to Senior English honors.
Margaret Stuhr, PhD

847-238-2946  Margaret@StuhrEd.com

Reading comprehension, English, critical thinking, literature, writing, grammar, college application letters. Develop and enhance core verbal skills needed for success in high school, college, and ACT and SAT. Year-round, one-on-one lessons. Skill review or enrichment.
Pam Szwaya


Study skills, Note taking, Reading comprehension, Vocabulary, Test taking, Strategies, Time management, and ACT Prep.