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Kimberley E.

15 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • A Levels (UK) from Clifton College
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kimberley E.

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I've had a book published and have written for a multi-national newspaper. I also got A grades right up until I finished college with English Literature and Creative Writing. I also have done numerous public speaking engagements and have studied acting and theatre with A grades all the way through college.

My style of teaching is very relaxed and informal, I want students to feel they can be equals with me, and gain confidence and be proud of their work. I set homework but I also encourage students to get creative in their own time and to show initiative! Reading is vital to growing your knowledge and also for confidence and speaking in public.

Lessons can involve looking at literature and different styles of writing, as well as finding something that sparks the imagination and interest. I work especially well with young teens and pre-teens, as well as those who are looking to further their reading skills.

I also look at Shakespeare and modern plays, as well as screenplays, ...

About Kimberley

Hi there! My name is Kimberley, and I'm a British singer/songwriter, and I love teaching young people about this amazing industry! I offer songwriting, singing and piano lessons, as well as writing and composition. My first rule is that there isn't any! Each student is unique and different, and

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Great lesson, thanks Kimberly!
Karen P.
Kim was absolutely lovely!
Sharon *.
Very kind and patient, and inspiring!
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Erol G.

112 Reviews
Panorama City, CA
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • PhD - Educational Leadership (Education Technology & Language E-Learning emphasis) from Trident University International
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Erol G.

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Favorably and extensively reviewed and proven to be effective by students, the Speech/Accent-Training program developed from dissertation research using multi-media methods. I have taught this subject for over eight years to public and private causes, as library, individuals, and language schools. My emphasis for pronunciation and speech is a scientific, comprehensive overview and treatment of the various sounds, rhythms, inflections, and patterns the spoken language integrates.
The goal is to develop a systematic, thorough voice and speech profile based on lesson recordings using digital wave monitoring software. Also, a project option exists based more on custom, variable topics, as audition practice, drama rehearsal, and acoustic awareness, than the intense individualized accent/speech synthesis. Additionally, I have covered the speech/verbal competence sections of the IELTS and TOEFL exams.
Commonly requested topics are as follows:
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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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June N.
Erol has a very systematic approach in teaching accent reduction. Since taking lessons with Erol, I've started to become more aware of my speech and noticed an improvement in my pronunciation. Highly recommended!
June
Erol utilizes an audio software to analyze and determine what needs to be worked. This eliminates a lot of human hearing errors and gives me a visual on what’s correct vs incorrect. Highly recommended for you to try his method out.
Rhonda H.
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.
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Fawn A.

401 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $95
  • Speaks Main Language: English. OTHER: Spanish, French, Chineese, Italian, Yiddish, German, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Fawn A.

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Learning to speak clearly, projection, change your voice and sound, get rid of jitters, more

About Fawn

"Make one stop at the music shop!" Fawn is not your typical music coach. As a recent Billboard hit recording artist & coaching over 20 years, Fawn immediately gets to your goals & together you reach them. What you learn becomes part of you & that's the key to success. Whether you're beginner, adv

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Pete
Training with Fawn changed the direction of my career. I am more confident, and started booking jobs shortly after taking her advice and working on what I needed to work on. I look forward to booking more jobs and growing more and becoming better, Thanks Fawn!
Denise
I couldn't ask for a better teacher. Fawn is incredible.
Jayne
Fawn is direct, yet compassionate. Her honesty and passion are career altering! I am so grateful I found her as my vocal coach! Training with her has changed my life and direction of my career. Thank you Fawn, so much!

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Jeannie M.

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Starting at $50
  • Speaks German, Italian, English
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Jeannie M.

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Algebra is a wonderfully elegant and reliable puzzle. I will help the student see how that puzzle can be solved in a consistent manner and demystify the process.

About Jeannie

I have been in theatre since I was a child. My first love was acting until I was bitten by the directing bug when I realized I could watch my baby be born as the play came to life. To support myself while going through my theatre degrees, I worked with computer and became certified with Microsoft a

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Michael K.
I found Jeannie to be very informative and professional. She brought out things in me I was surprised about. I can't til the next session.

Kirsten O.

Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks spanish
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Kirsten O.

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I completely understand the frustration one feels when they don't understand the content they are trying to learn. As a student myself, I have experienced this frustration time after time again. However, with perseverance and hard-work (as well as help from others) I have been able to have a great academic experience, which I am continuing at Cornell University. I hope to bring clarity to my students in a non-judgemental and proactive way that will help them in the future. I am always happy to answer questions!

About kristen

Hi there! I'm Kirsten and I would be happy to be your online tutor. I love all things science, math, and english! I am currently an undergraduate at Cornell University and would like to take all of the information that I'm learning and help my students succeed in academia. On my road of acade

Melissa M.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Bachelor of Arts: Comparative Literature, Spanish, Portuguese, English from UC Berkeley
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Melissa M.

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If you are struggling with essay composition, I can help. Just send me a message explaining what you need help with and we will get to work.

About Melissa

I have been teaching Spanish, Portuguese and English at both the high school and college levels since 2007. I have a PhD in Spanish and Portuguese (Romance Languages) from Harvard University, and I have taught everything from Spanish 1 through advanced literature courses, to Portuguese for Spanish

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zahira rojas
Melissa eres la mejor profesora; es una experiencia facil y divertida de aprender ingles. GRACIAS aprendi mucho y me siento en otro nivel, mi pronunciacion y comprension del idioma ahora es mucho mas facil para comunicarme, entender y hablar ingles en los estados unidos. SUPER RECOMENDADAAAAA!!!
Chris
Melissa is a miracle worker! My mother-in-law moved to the United States 40 years ago unable to speak english and while she has done a good job at learning on her own, she had significant gaps in her ability to effectively communicate. For her 68th birthday, I bought her lessons with Melissa. My mother-in-law told me I was wasting my money because she couldn't learn anything new. Well, needless to say, she can learn and with Melissa's excellent tutelage has dramatically increased her ability to speak and comprehend english. This has enabled a new level of confidence and freedom that she did not previously have and is a game changer for her. I attribute her improvement directly to Melissa's ability to understand her student's needs and personalities and craft and deliver a quality, tailored curriculum. After our first round of classes, my mother-in-law is excited to continue the lessons and has a renewed curiosity and interest in learning. Great job and thank you Melissa!!!
Kari Bardowell
Melissa has a lovely calming personality. She made us feel completely at ease while learning a foreign language. She was prepared and tailored the lesson for our specific goals and level.

She displayed an expert knowledge of the language, but was still able to teach beginners. Plus we could tell she really loved Portuguese.

The online format was great. Cant wait for the next lesson.

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"Wow! Very thorough and caring professional. Interested in evaluating where the individual's writing skills are; what are their goals; and how to develop a lesson plan based on the age and school district requirements. On our second lesson, my 13 y/o daughter's sentence structure has already noticibly improved! Can't wait to see how much more she improves!
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"Our son's Algebra tests have improved significantly with these tutoring sessions. Matthew did a great job accessing current knowledge level and working to catch our son up on what he did not understand as well as helping prepare for ongoing quizzes and tests. Very pleased and will continue with the tutoring!"
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Took Algebra 1 lessons from Matthew H.
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"We just recently hired Daniel. So far, he was exceptional at explaining his services and listening to my son's academic needs. We hired him in preparation for the ACT. Daniel is customizing the ACT tutoring in relation to our son's learning style. My son was very pleased with his
first session with Daniel, and learned so much about strategies and the break down of the ACT, all in just one session. My son looks forward to continue working with Daniel."
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Took ACT Test Prep lessons from Daniel F.
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"Md is an excellent tutor. He is patient. He focused on the concept and explained clear step by step in the session. I understand the method and constructor for Trigonometry much better after our session. Thank you for help. Highly recommended."
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"Jennifer has been the biggest blessing to our family by coaching my daughter! Despite my daughter being an all honors and AP student there is still so much that she has learned from Jennifer. My daughter has benefited greatly from how Jennifer explains the concepts with patience and knowledge of the material. My daughter has described Jennifer as “ really nice and easy to talk to and ask questions”. Jeniffer has coached my daughter in AP Chemistry, Precalc and currently AP Calculus and SAT. As a mom, it’s the best thing when you know that your child will do well in a class because Jennifer is there to help her! You will be so pleased if you work with Jennifer and you definitely reach you goal of doing very well in the class! Thanks a million Jennifer for helping my daughter achieve her goal!!!!"
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Took AP Chemistry lessons from Jennifer W.
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