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Linda L.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Hebrew, Spanish, Hebrew
  • Teaches students 3 to 65
  • Associates Degree in Jazz Theory and Composition from Mannes Conservatory of Music
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Linda L.

22 Reviews
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I currently tutor and provide homework help to students in grades K-8.
I enjoy writing, and have an excellent understanding of English grammar, spelling, punctuation, syntax, vocabulary, and writing style.
I also understand and am sympathetic to the various difficulties that students may experience with writing. I am patient, always willing to listen and answer questions, and always eager to help each student express him/herself well in writing.

About Linda

*** Travel Equipment *** I do not typically provide any equipment - but I am willing to select and purchase books for the students to learn from (cost of books to be reimbursed by the student/parent) when requested to do so. I am also willing to provide stick-on note-names for the keyboard, for

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Nan -.
Linda is great. I left with a big smile on my face!
Dan T.
Linda is awesome. After 3 lessons I'm getting pretty good at a couple of basic rolls and have a song to work on. She is patient and knowledgeable, and has helped me get basic technique going. So far so good.
Megan K.
Linda was really awesome! I’m s complete beginner but she made me feel totally comfortable and at ease. Already working on a song! Looking forward to the next lesson!
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Rebecca H.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 10 to 25
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • BA English from Yale University
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Rebecca H.

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I help students create their best work by helping them formulate a thesis, write a 5 paragraph essay, utilize critical thinking, and create a powerful essay. I work with students on their academic writing or on their college applications, helping them craft a powerful personal statement and/or supplemental essays so that they can stand out!

About Rebecca

I believe that each student I work with has the potential to achieve greatness. I make sure that students know that these tests are important for college, but that the numbers should not define them. I always see great progress on the college prep (ACT and SAT), I also really enjoy working with stu

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Edward
Becky was instrumental in our son’s admission into an Ivy League undergraduate business school. Her suggestions for his essays were outstanding. His original topic was problematic and Becky was able to provide ideas that culminated in a fascinating essay. I would certainly trust Becky with this stressful endeavor.
Jeannete
Excellent teacher Who is able to provide excellent support for students with all types of learning styles.
Dawn
Becky has been tutoring my daughter for about a year and half for ACT prep (Reading, English, Science and Essay), college app essays, general essays and papers for school assignments and now scholarship essays. She has been extremely supportive to my daughter throughout the college application process in many ways. With her knowledge and expertise, her flexibility with meeting times and location (either at Breakaway Prep or FaceTime/Skype), following up with my daughter, her communication with me on progress being made and the well being of my daughter, the wonderful relationship she has with my daughter and her overall kindness has made our tutoring experience a superior one. My daughter absolutely loves her. I think she truly respects her because she balances encouragement, teaching the information so that my daughter can absorb the content, asks that my daughter work before they get together to make the most of their time, and ju
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Erol G.

111 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Awarded Doctor of Philosophy from Trident University International
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Erol G.

111 Reviews
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My emphasis is on a dialogue-driven, genre-sensitive, and media-enriched introduction to writing. This establishes a common and confident ground for inspirational English learning. The goal is to address critical, daunting issues that often derail students’ track towards the acquisition of a distinctive, impressive writing style.
I have studied English, directly, through my degree in the field and through continued training at the graduate and doctorate levels. I've taught several sections of first-year composition at a university. I have written short stories and poetry in formal environments and for presentation. I have facilitated learning for diverse age levels, as children, adolescents, adults, and seniors.
For example, I use a customized curriculum addressing frequently requested topics, as creativity, personal style, grammar, punctuation, diction, syntax, and idea-generation. Students have favorably reviewed my unique usage of related multimedia tools, as audio ...

About Erol

***ADDRESSES WITHIN REMOTE AREAS (no public transit or bicycle access) DIFFICULT TO SERVICE PHYSICALLY. Lesson cancellations and schedule changes need to be submitted through Takelessons.com student website, relieve busy teacher from multiple informal requests*** My style and attitude toward tea

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Rhonda
I enjoyed the lesson very much, he started out teaching things that made sense so that I would learn faster than the lessons I have previously taken and not done well with.
I'm looking forward to the next lesson and am practicing what we went over in class.
B.V.S.
Errol G. is very patient and accommodating when working with younger students.
David Howland
Erol calmly and clearly answered all my Publisher questions. He also was kind enough to give me "extra" information about my computer system and how I might upgrade it. Erol is a valuable resource (and person :) ) and I will be using him again in the future.

Meet Online Writing Teachers Serving Los Olivos, CA

Cynthia V.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Journalism and Professional Writing from Georgia Perimeter
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Cynthia V.

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Learn to write from a author, novelist, poet, playwright, and publisher. I graduated Magna Cum Laude' and have two communications degrees; Journalism and Professional Writing, Journalism with a concentration on Multimedia reporting and a minor in speech. I have published over 18 books and spoken word albums and have written five published books and a professional stage play.

About Cynthia

Hello I am the owner and CEO of my own publishing and entertainment company .I graduated Magna Cum Laude’ from Georgia State University with a communications degree. In addition, I studied for two years under a renowned playwright. I have over 20 years of acting, writing, and theatre experience. A

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Prophet
I have had the awesome experience of working with Cynthia Valentine for over 15 years as a Spoken Word Artist, Poet and Recording Artist and she is both Professional and Organized. Recently I did my very first appearance as a theater actor in a stage play and her coaching, directing and production was top notice and working with her allowed me to be free to express my self as an actor. I highly recommend her.

Leena K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor of Arts, Music Industry Studies from California State University, Northridge
  • Teaches students 10 to 50
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Leena K.

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As a seasoned writer, I help students with everything from basic spelling and grammar, to crafting the perfect paper, to writing an engaging essay using the best writing techniques. Whatever you want to write, I give you the tools to write it the best way you can.

About Leena

I have been a freelance writer for seven years. I have written blogs and articles for several different websites and media companies, covering a wide range of lifestyle topics, including fashion/beauty, parenting, travel, food & drink and more. My first non-fiction book is expected to be publish

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Randy M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Mandarin, English, French, Latin
  • Performer's Associate of The Royal Conservatory Diploma in Piano Performance from The Royal Conservatory, Toronto
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Randy M.

9 Reviews
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This course offers insight on basic to intermediate rudiments of writing as well as advanced concepts in writing prose and poetry. It is perfect for developing outstanding essay writing. You can strengthen your skills with academic and creative writing with me.

About Randy

I am an eclectic pianist-singer with dual Bachelor of Music degrees in Performance and Jazz Studies from Shenandoah Conservatory. My skills are diverse and I enjoy using them as I teach at any level. Other than teaching, I compete in voice and piano competitions, perform as a soloist and accompanis

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Taylor
In addition to being one of the most educated, well-versed, and talented teachers I have come across in my 2 decades of performing, his passion for music and all that is art is extremely evident. He instills a faith in his students and co-performers that lets you know he believes in you and your potential, and ensures his dedication in assisting you to learn, grow, and bloom both musically and artistically.
Kelly
I have had Randy as my instructor for over a year and he has helped me develop my singing skills to a level I didn’t think was possible. Even after the first few weeks of class, I noticed a difference in my singing. Randy is extremely knowledgeable and does a wonderful job of teaching. He does well with explaining techniques and makes things easily understandable. He is also very kind, talented and professional. I will always be grateful to Randy because he is helping me to be a singer that I always dreamt of being!
Stephanie
Randy has helped me accomplish my goals. He is an excellent teacher and mentor. He helped me believe in myself by believing in me as well. I highly recommend him!!!!

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Los Olivos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Los Olivos is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $110 per hour.
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$55 average
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"Wonderful first lesson with Larry. Looking forward to many more!"
- Ramona
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"Sam is great to work with! He’s very knowledgeable and encouraging, and I felt a lot better about my writing after each of our sessions. Would recommend!"
- Christine
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"Dr. Dianala is a fantastic writing coach. I appreciated the guidance in developing research-based papers, including the implementation of APA 6th edition. As a college student, APA skills are very important and knowing how to apply it is critical to a successful paper. Awesome teacher/tutor/coach!"
- J Allen
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"I found great teacher in the world she is amazing teacher and coach tutor in the writing I learned a lot of stuff from dr Bernard i just say thank you so much my lovely teacher"
- Mehmet
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"My 11 year old daughter has learned a lot from Morgan in just a few lessons. Has been a good experience for her. Thanks Morgan!"
- Gia
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Ulyana is very nice, and my son really enjoys the lesson."
- Berret
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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"She was so good"
- Bani
Took Writing lessons from Kimberly S.
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"As an adult student who has struggled with creative writing, Larry has been instrumental in opening a whole new world of self expression for me. I highly recommend him for any student who wishes to either grasp fundamental skills or for the one who simply wishes to polish their own.

Additionally Larry has been able to introduce me to Shakespeare, a life long interest of mine... one which has always frustrated me do to my lack of understanding, in a non threatening, non stressful way.

Thank you Larry."
- Julie
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"Dr. Dianala is amazing at what she does! Recently, I was having a difficult time writing an essay for a scholarship that I wanted to apply for. I had no clue as to what direction I wanted to go in. Dr. Dianala, helped me to organize my thoughts and helped to produce an excellent scholarship essay that greatly exceeded my expectations. She is always willing to lend a helping hand and also serves as a mentor for me. You cannot go wrong by choosing her!"
- Rukia
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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