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.
Mitch Gifford


English, essays, "creative writing,” grammar, literature, philosophy, poetry, college essay writing, whatever you need related to English. General help with school. SAT, ACT, AP tests… I scored very well on these and can help. LHS 2019 graduate, rising senior at the University of Chicago. Can meet in person or over zoom or whatever platform.
Debra Mahlmeister


English, Freshman/Sophomore, Study Skills, Test Anxiety.
Allison Mark ally.mark@ymail.com Critical thinking and analysis skills, essay writing including college applications, grammar, reading comprehension, literature, and study skills. Recent BS/MS graduate from Northwestern with 2 years of dedicated experience tutoring high school students. Experience with tutoring remotely via Zoom, FaceTime, and Google hangouts, etc.
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.

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.