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DeOnna R.

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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Doctor of Education in Curriculum and Instruction: Curriculum Studies from University of South Carolina
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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DeOnna R.

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Students can expect to have lessons tailored to their specific needs. I majored in journalism at one of the top journalism schools in the United States. I have also worked as a writing tutor at Northwestern University and have taught English as a Second Language.

About DeOnna

¡Hola! Hello! I am excited that you have decided to read more about me! I have an M.A. in Spanish and am currently pursuing my educational doctorate in curriculum and instruction. I have taught Spanish from middle school through high school, as well as various colleges and universities, includin

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Randy S.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Awarded Dean's List from Illinois State University
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Randy S.

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Possessing a graduate degree in any of the liberal arts means you can write. It is one of the only perks, marketability speaking, it contains. I can help a child from roughly ten with the basics all the way up the the graduate student attempting to master the double thesis paper. I am much better if you come to me with a specific problem as opposed to "make me better." In the latter example the goal may not be attainable, but I digress. If a writing problem exists, I promise I can solve it; or at least figure out how to solve it.

About Randy

I have always been an actor first, it is the craft and discipline in which I hold my advanced degrees; it is my first and eternal love. There really isn't much more one could add to such a claim. Simultaneously I have believed a teacher is born, not bred; and I was born to be in theatre, and now, w

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Charles
Very knowledgeable and personable. Able to communicate more complex concepts in an easy to understand manner.
Kariem
First off. Just want to say that we had to cancel our first session. However, I really like this guy because he had kept it real and set it straight on the reason why the session was cancel. He was very sick that day and he didn't want to be involved with the session not being at 100%. Respect! I wouldn't have wanted him not being at his best either. Takes alot of guts for a person to confess that. I really appreciated the honesty because that explains how passionate Randy is about the craft.
Second of all, when we did our first session, I had to deal with a rough technical patch of trying g to join in for the session. He had no problem helping me with this technical glitch rather than allowing TakeLessons (who I was unable to reach because of matainace issues), to handle it. He helped 5he TakeLessons team. A plus Randy! Though I had to finally use another device to finally join the session, Randy was still willing to have patience and help me with the tech problem.
Lastly, Randy brought a warm feeling to the session and yet sincere. He made me feel welcomed, which opened me up more during this session. This helped because I am uncomfortable with improv but want to get better. He understood this and gave a real honest approach. Also, he informed me that we were going to get a gist of my performance level and work from there. Furthermore, we were going to ease our way into improvement. This gave me alot more balance than other improv classes. He is even willing to give me a little homework that I can practice in prep for next week.
Randy is very encouraging and I enjoyed our first session. I'm exited for next week!
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Bart Y.

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  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Teaching since 2010
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Bart Y.

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Award-winning, professional author, specializing in novels, short stories, and personal essays. The ugly truth about writing is that it's hard work. No one starts out as a great writer. Sure, raw talent is helpful, but it only gets you so far. The good news is that writing is a craft that can be learned; the even better news is that an experienced teacher can save you an enormous amount of time and frustration on the road to mastering the craft. I tailor my lessons to fit your individual strengths and weaknesses as a writer; I always try to give you concrete, detailed advice, along with useful exercises to help you become the writer you want to be. Send me a note if you're interested, and we can see if we're a good match.

About Bart

I'm a novelist by trade, and have published five novels. My first novel (LEAVE MYSELF BEHIND) won the Alex award from the American Library Association in 2004, and has recently been translated into Italian. My second novel, THE BROTHERS BISHOP, has been translated into Dutch. I previously taught

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Bart Y.

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  • Teaches High School, College
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Bart Y.

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Award-winning, professional author, specializing in novels, short stories, and personal essays. The ugly truth about writing is that it's hard work. No one starts out as a great writer. Sure, raw talent is helpful, but it only gets you so far. The good news is that writing is a craft that can be learned; the even better news is that an experienced teacher can save you an enormous amount of time and frustration on the road to mastering the craft. I tailor my lessons to fit your individual strengths and weaknesses as a writer; I always try to give you concrete, detailed advice, along with useful exercises to help you become the writer you want to be. Send me a note if you're interested, and we can see if we're a good match.

About Bart

I'm a novelist by trade, and have published five novels. My first novel (LEAVE MYSELF BEHIND) won the Alex award from the American Library Association in 2004, and has recently been translated into Italian. My second novel, THE BROTHERS BISHOP, has been translated into Dutch. I previously taught

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Paul A.

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Starting at $50
  • MATH and Architecture from CPP
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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Paul A.

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Graduate students are typically required to respond and defend their thesis in order to receive their diplomas.I have assisted several Phd students succeed in their dissertation projects not only helping them through their Methods section that cover application of statistical software but also through their introduction and conclusion sections that require written explanations of the theme and purpose of their projects.These have included Phd in Psychology(Santa Barbara Graduate Institute);Phd in Education(Pepperdine University);Phd in Organizational Leadership(Nova South Eastern university) and others.

About Paul

My name is Paul. I have previously worked as a Math and Physics Tutor (4+ years experience) with the NASA Scholars Program in Los Angeles, tutoring College and High School students(+test prep;SAT,GED,ASVAB,ACT,CSET,GMAT,MCAT,GRE).I have assisted Undergraduate(UCLA,USC,SMC,LMU,CSUN,Cal State LB,Lafa

Luisa M.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 4 to 60
  • Music Business and Songwriting from University of Miami
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Luisa M.

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Being a writer and having a type-A personality, I absolutely love writing essays and especially, proof-reading essays. I have years of training editing papers as I was a student-assistant at my university's English department.

About Luisa

Hi! I am a singer/songwriter and actress. I am graduating from Berklee College of Music, after studying at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami for 3 years (I majored in Music Business with a minor in song writing). I just moved back to Miami from living in Los Angeles for 2 yea

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Gwenyth
Luisa is an amazing teacher! She made the class fun and comfortable.
Talia D.
Luisa is delightful!

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Danbury, CT

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Danbury is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $110 per hour.
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"Natalie knows how to write. More importantly, she truly knows how to teach you to write. She is patient, knowledgeable and encouraging. A great experience with a FABULOUS tutor! 😊"
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Took Writing lessons from Natalie G.
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"My son just had his first lesson with Dr. D and he said he learned so much from Dr. D and is really looking forward to learning more from Dr. D. Thank you Dr. D!"
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"My son said "she is good and nice"!"
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"She is the best teacher!"
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"I love my experience with Dr. B!"
Rasheedah
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"I met him today and he’s amazing! He gets what I’m trying to gain from writing and I’m excited moving forward!"
Kathlyn
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Nick is amazing very patient, knowledgeable and professional!"
Matthew
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"We really enjoy Becky as a writing tutor for our 13 year old son! She gets kids and figures out what interests them and gets them to write about topics that they are passionate about! Highly recommend for kids!"
Jake
Took Writing lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Nick is amazing. In a very short time he has helped transform my daughter's writing. She has now actually started to enjoy writing, and now writes in a much more methodical and thoughtful way.
He is responsive, gives prompt and excellent feedback, and my daughter enjoys learning from him.
Cant say enough good things about Nick."
Ravi Ramani
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Quick and precise hints for better writing. We made a great plan for future lessons. Alexandra doesn't waste words, but uses the available time optimal."
Jørgen
Took Writing lessons from Alexandra W.
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