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Karen J.

Wheeling, IL 60090

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Rev. Karen has experience teaching English using the Berlitz methodology where she was employed on a part time basis for many years. Specializing in working with families with children and those that are interested in learning English by immersion Karen is able to help you develop your language skills so you can be understood when you speak and completely understand what others are saying to you.

About Karen

I'm a life coach/counselor who'd love to help you get the most out of your life. Rev. Karen J. is an experienced and professional teacher, instructor, and counselor. An expert in Kabbalah, Karen is able to use ancient wisdom with modern techniques to help you to zero in on your issues in a fun, friendly, and helpful manner. She will assist you in resolving problems and gently steer you towards the unique and individual path that is right for you.

As an educator and library presenter, Karen was named one of 2008's "Best of the Best Presenters" at public libraries in the North Suburban Library System. She speaks to groups about Kabbalah, Feng Shui, Numerology, Dream Interpretation, Introduction to Meditation for Stress Reduction and Teaches Reading Tarot. She has provided the entertainment and expertise to help raise hundreds of th

ousands of dollars for charities over the years, including University of Illinois at Chicago G.I.L.D. and Hadassah. Karen is also available for Mardi Gras events and Corporate Holiday Parties.
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April 28, 2016
Linda P.
Caring and motivational
April 28, 2016
Linda
Excellent

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Karen J.

Wheeling, IL

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Steve S.

Chicago, IL 60660

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I have a graduate degree in education and over 13 years of teaching experience.

About Steve

I have over 13 years of teaching experience at both the secondary and post-secondary level, and I have lived and taught for nearly 10 years in Japan. I have a graduate degree in education with a specialization in TESL/TEFL.

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August 2, 2019
Annet A.
Steve is wonderful. I like it when pronounces back to me how i pronounced the word, and then teaches me how i should pronounce. This helps me to see the difference easily
May 28, 2019
David
Excelent!
May 4, 2019
Tajinder S.

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Steve S.

Chicago, IL

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Artem K.

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I learned English as my second language when I was invited to study Music Performance at Dalhousie University on a full scholarship. As an ESL student I believe that I understand the intricacies of this language much better than a native speaker, since I had to learn it from scratch at University level. Through both of my degrees I have been writing academic papers and one of my essays was published by a Harvard professor. I am an avid lover of literature and a real grammar-nazi with good intensions of course!

About Artem

Hello dear students! My name is Artem and I have been playing violin since I was 4 years old and am a freelance musician, composer and pedagogue.
I am passionate about teaching because I believe education and willingness to learn is an extremely important factor for personal development and success.
I was born and raised in Saint Petersburg, Russia and underwent intensive training in voice, violin, composition and piano. After winning the Frieburg Intenational Violin Competition in 2010, I was offered a full scholarship to study music at Dalhousie University at the age of sixteen. After moving to Canada I went through a 9-month intensive english learning program, so I know first hand how difficult it can be to learn a new language. This experience helped me understand the struggles that any ESL student goes through and discover new way

s to teach Russian and English to others.
I am excited to get to know you and share my knowledge with you!
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April 20, 2019
Joseph G.
Not only is Artem a world class violinist but also a very nice person who will make you look forward to the next lesson.
October 14, 2018
Elizabeth C.
Artem is extremely professional, positive and great MAESTRO!! In the short time I have been with Artem he has taught me valuable foundation techniques. I highly recommend Artem for students who are serious about fine musician techniques and being world class artists!
June 6, 2018
Jamie W.
Artem is an excellent teacher. He provides the perfect balance of explanations, demonstrations and expectations for at-home practice. Thank you so much!

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Bill L.

Chicago, IL 60661

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Grew up in America for over 13 years and speak English and Mandardin Chinese.

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. This is where a tutor would come in handy.

I enjoy tutoring (doing it ever since I was in high school for my classmates) and helping other overcome problems that I have encountered myself because it enhances my own understanding and makes me happy that my self-studying is helping others. Sometimes, my students even bring up alternative ways of thinking that I have never thought of before!

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August 12, 2019
Britney N.
Good communication and best explanation
January 26, 2019
Nathan F.
Good explanations and efficient with time!
November 21, 2018
Jasmine
Had played piano when I was young, and missed playing it. Bill is an excellent motivator and helped me enjoy practicing again and playing new pieces!

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Bill L.

Chicago, IL

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Want to learn the basics of the English language? Want to build on the skills you already have? Then I'm your girl! I am a certified TEFL instructor that is also certified in teaching young learners. My lessons will be tailored to your specific abilities, needs and language learning goals. Learning is best done with a little fun and creativity, so my lessons you will have a hands on experience with interactive activities. Learning a new language is fun! We will also use technology, including videos, music, and the internet.

About Briianna

Hello! My name is Briianna and I can't wait to meet you!

There are so many wonderful adventures to be had in the world. Learning a language can help you enjoy them to the fullest!

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Twon J.

Chicago, IL 60623


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Using movie analyzation and break down methods for understanding.
- best engaging content and brain teasing exercises to gather the proper bases to English.
Step by step targeting of areas that need to be improved after evaluations. Highly detailed with creative methods for all areas and ages as well content.

About Twon

Area improvement strategist, helping to strengthen the areas provided as concerns of confidence. Movie tactics and subtitle analyzation methods. Patient detail oriented and open to answering and sharing information concerning any questions.
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Soothing prerecorded night calming English prefix suffix sounds as well as folktales.

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Twon J.

Chicago, IL

Andrea L.

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Students can expect to be engaged and inspired while in my tutoring environment. I set high expectations that raise the student’s level of confidence which assist in better grades.

About Andrea

I'm currently a Guest Teacher of sixteen years. I've taught various subjects and grade levels. I've taught Pre-Algebra, English, Science and Math K-12. I"m very patient and committed to my student's education. Most of my life is centered around students in a teaching environment. I'm most passionate about Elementary Math and online teaching.

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Andrea L.

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Enhance your English skills with me

About Ella

I've been teaching children from ages 7-21 with their English grammar and accents. I also assist students interested in studying abroad in the US, Canada, UK, and Australia

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"Mrs. Ghada E. is a well oriented and enthusiastic teacher. She gives clear verbal and written instructions to her students during class. Mrs. Ghada is v
ery organized and knowledgeable in her subject area. She is an enthusiastic, very patient and humorous sometimes. Mrs. Ghada is a self motivated and a fast learner when it comes to learning new teaching strategies. She encourages me to go the extra step in learning by sending me her written feed back notes on my submitted assignments. I liked that she always response quickly to my email questions. Mrs. Elfarra can adjusts her teaching techniques to help students with different learning styles succeed in her class by varying her assignments and assessment methods like short written or spelling quiz...etc.. She is kind and understanding teacher and capable of handling difficult situations. Mrs. Ghada is a very helpful and kind teacher, I am very please to take her class."
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Wei
"Micah is very patient and knowledgeable. She helped me with my essays and she is an excellent writer."
Samira
"I was completely confused bus he very kindly learns me and no rush."
Aleksandra
"I'm a learner of English as a second language and I can say with confidence that Amanda is one of the most passionate, dedicated, and successful teachers
of language! Her methods are well researched, her experience extensive, and her personality amazing."
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Manisha
"I like to learn english with prajakta mam. She is very sweet and kind. I was very nervous in the first time, however , I feel very good and comfortable no
w . Although, I can speak English much better now , I won’t stop studying until I will speak very well."
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Isabel Rodriguez
"Before I met Anna my writing skill was not that much good. Her teaching style is the best way to learn. She encourages me to write more and share her know
ledge. I really learned a lot from her. Anna is a disciplined professional. She's a dedicated trainer, very patient and offers great techniques and great advice. Anna is a warm and caring person."
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Carolina
"Very good!"
Tenzin
"Great instructor. Writing essay is hectic and the instructor really walked me through every step. Not only did I finish my assignment, but also learned a
lot."
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Ayako
"She helped my with my English Exam and helped me write better in English. What I like most about her is that I felt comfortable. I'm still new to the Unit
ed States from Japan and I feel out of place here and still I don't know many people. But with her she always made me feel welcome and she speaks Japanese but never let me speak it so I can practice! She is a really good teacher and always their if you have question!"
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