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Shelley M.

44 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Italian (-International Phonetic Alphabet), German (-International Phonetic Alphabet), French (-International Phonetic Alphabet)
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
  • Awarded First Year- TEACHER OF THE YEAR from Washington Township School Corp.
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Shelley M.

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Every session students can bring their own items/homework to work from or assignments can be created based on their needs. Every session will be for YOU. It will go at your pace and as will work to help you learn and grow in reading.

Each lesson will work specifically with phonics.

CANCELATION POLICY: Students must communicate any cancellations or adjustments 24 hours in advance to avoid charges. Any cancellations made to lessons within the 24 hour window will be charged if unable to reschedule within the same week.

About Shelley

I'm a professional singer/teacher residing in New York City with degrees from Indiana State University School of Music, and New York University with a specialization in Classical Art Song, Musical Theatre Repertoire, and Vocal Pedagogy. Every lesson is about YOU. So each week we will take a look

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Marya
Over the years, I've attempted voice lessons a few times and always walked away after a lesson or two. Not this time! Shelley has done the near impossible task of making me feel safe and at ease during our lessons. She is incredibly patient, supportive, warm, and hilarious, too! In addition to helping me with breathing and vocal techniques (which I desperately need, as I'm a beginner!) she also takes the time to nurture my emotional needs as well, as singing has always felt very vulnerable for me. She offers me mantras and writing exercises and is such a great listener. I highly recommend Shelley for any and all students!!
Micah P.
Shelley is a positive, professional, and effective teacher. My lessons with her were outstanding!

Every single lesson was tailored to my voice and my skill level. As I progressed, so did the lessons. Shelley prepared every lesson and conducted them all professionally. Over the course of a couple months, I went from not being able to carry a tune at all to singing comfortably and confidently in different genres.

She was excellent at teaching all aspects of voice including the anatomical structures involved and techniques to use the voice effectively.

She made difficult concepts easy to understand and used simple training tools very effectively. When I struggled in certain areas, she understood what my problem was even if I couldn't explain it well and helped me correct it.

In addition to her effectiveness as a coach, she is just a wonderful person and joy to work with. I plan on taking more lessons from her and I strongly recommend her to anyone!
Micah
My experience with Shelley was amazing!

I took weekly lessons with her for a few months and it was a great investment of time and money. I progressed from not being able to carry a tune at all to comfortably and confidently singing a variety of music.

She tailored every lesson to me so the lessons progressed as I did, which meant that my vocal skills and capabilities were continually growing.

Shelley's lessons were well structured and professional. They carried me through effective warmup exercises into singing that helped me continue to expand my range, delivery, and tone. I learned effective breathing techniques and proper shaping to get the clarity and tone that I wanted. I still implement her training on a daily basis and am now comfortable performing and recording a variety of musical styles and genres.

Her feedback and guidance was clear and easy to understand. Whenever there was concept I didn't understand, she knew how to explain it in a way that made it clear or use visual aids and basic tools to clarify.

Shelley helped me achieve a level of vocal control and confidence I didn't think would be possible for me.

Shelley is an outstanding teacher and I will take more lessons from her in the future!
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Lisa W.

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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Elementary Education from Trinity Christian College
  • Teaching since 2004
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Lisa W.

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Hi! I’ve been working with students of all ages and abilities teaching phonics and reading to both general education and special education students for 15 years. I have 2 Masters Degrees in education, and I’m endorsed in English as a Second Language. I currently teach special education k-5 bilingual students. I love teaching reading and enjoy working with, and getting to know, my students! I work hard to make lessons fun and engaging but also effective. Building trusting relationships are an important part of student learning, so I work are to build those relationships whether they’re online or in person.

About Lisa

Hi! I’ve been teaching elementary school for 15 years! I have a great deal of experience teaching reading, phonics, grammar, writing, math and science to students from kindergarten through 4th grade. I’ve been teaching struggling learners/diverse learners, who are also ELL, for the past 7 years

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Atalia M.

133 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Hebrew, German, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor of Music - Vocal Performance from University of Redlands
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Atalia M.

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Because of my experience as an English teacher, these lessons will greatly improve your reading skills and confidence.

About Atalia

Everyone has a beautiful voice. Let me teach you how to make it heard. My passion for music is the most pervasive quality of my personality. Consequently, passing that passion on to others is what brings me the most joy in life. My goal is to spread the love and appreciation for this unique an

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Alexandra
I had a very good first lesson. She was very patient with my Hebrew and helping me to better my grammar.
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Matthew H.

40 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Awarded Dean's List from Case Western Reserve University
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Matthew H.

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I have taught over twenty reading and English students from kindergarten through college graduates. I build language arts skills in comprehension, vocabulary, spelling, reading, writing, sentence structure, subject-verb agreement, etc.

Let me show you how successful you or your child can be!

About Matthew

Dear Parents and Students, May I be a personal tutor for you or your child? I have been successfully tutoring for over 12 years. I have great references, and I am one of the top tutors because I am so easy to work with. I teach in person, or via TakeLessons classroom, Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, Googl

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Mathew has an important skill. He is talented and interactive throughout the lesson. And, he is kind.
Page G.
Excellent first lesson. Incredibly patient and encouraging.
Beverly W.
Matthew is a superb teacher. My computer was not completely set up and he navigated this smoothly with me. I highly recommend Matthew to anyone working on improving their computer skills.
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Monica U.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School
  • Masters Degree from Loyola College
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Monica U.

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I was an early childhood teacher for five years. During this time I taught reading daily for 2.5 hours. I specialized in small group activities and phonics lessons.

About Monica

I have a Master's Degree in Education and 5 years of teaching experience. I have been a private tutor now for over 10 years for children ages 5 years old and up. I tutor elementary, middle, high school and adults. I can also tutor PDF Bookmarking or PDF Bookmark documents for you, I am familiar w

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Ramar S.
Monica is very knowledgeable, patient, friendly, and her availability is an asset, be it in person or virtually.
Wendy P.
Monica is a wonderful teacher. She is patient and my son loved her from the first day. She has an easygoing demeanor and she makes math fun for him; she also sends a bunch of worksheets for him to work on in between. My son is entering 4th grade and I wanted him to work on some preview math skills before starting schoo. Monica was the perfect person I was looking for to work with him.
Taylor
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Dorina M.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2007
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Dorina M.

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Students will develop reading skills such as setting reading goals, learning how to identify and highlight key information in the text. Writing reminder notes in the margins to increase understanding. Practice making real-world application of information. Learning how to make personal connections and inferences. Learning how to break text down for easier comprehension.
Students will also learn how to survey or preview the text prior to read for better comprehension. Learn techniques for questioning, recalling information and reviewing.

About Dorina

Hello, my name is Dorina and I am very excited to welcome and assist you in your endeavor to learn English. I have had many rewarding opportunities throughout my years as an educator instructing and guiding students of all ages, learning levels and backgrounds in language arts, reading, writing and

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Average Cost of Reading Lessons in San Ramon, CA

The average cost of 60-minute reading lessons in San Ramon is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $118 per hour.
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"Julie is a good match for a 12 year old boy"
Brady
Took Reading lessons from Julie L.
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"I can't wait for the next class!"
Alizee
Took Reading lessons from Lisa L.
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"Rosita is so sweet and patient. She made Carina's first lesson lots of fun. We are excited for future lessons."
Amanda
Took Reading lessons from Rosita R.
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"Very happy with Cody he has patience and is a very nice person also is really helping my grandson with his writing. He is 9 years old and needs help with writing and reading.Cody knows how to get him interested."
Luis
Took Reading lessons from Cody W.
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"Ms. Barbara has a true passion for what she teaches."
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Took Reading lessons from Barbara D.
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"Austin is a master reading teacher who understands the reading acquisition process inside and out, and develops students' skills via culturally responsive instruction that builds on what kids already know. He is fluent in multiple languages and has an extraordinary care and kindness for young students. I can't recommend him highly enough."
Dan
Took Reading lessons from Austin C.
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"My son has learned so much."
Michael
Took Reading lessons from Adam R.
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"My lessons with Laurel have been fantastic! She's very patient & knows exactly how to make everything make sense & how to break things down in order give proper analysis in whatever she teaches from piano to singing to basic music theory. She was able to answer any questions I had in full detail. She's a very warm & welcoming person that loves to teach & can do so very well. I highly recommend her as an instructor. She is with out a doubt, a genius of her craft."
Nick
Took Reading lessons from Laurel S.
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"Bonnie was great! She really personalized the lesson for my son, taking all of my input around his likes/dislikes, what we see as the focus areas, and current reading levels. I was weary about how the online format would work, and it went WAY better than I expected! We're looking forward to more lessons with her!"
Carter
Took Reading lessons from Bonnie K.
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"Shelley has helped our daughter so much tutoring her every week. Our daughter has gone from failing a class and getting D’s to all A’s and B’s!!! She has just been an answer to our prayers! Thank you so much Shelley! We love and appreciate you!"
Chelsea
Took Reading lessons from Shelley M.
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