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Elizabeth B.

49 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Master of Fine Arts from Goddard College
  • Teaches College
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Elizabeth B.

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Tutoring or help with writing college and graduate school essays, papers, research projects, theses, and more. Help with grammar, mechanics, organization, format, body of paper, citations, bibliographies, and all pertinent aspects and skills in post-secondary school writing.

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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Pedro D.

6 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Civil Engineering from Universidad Nacional de Ingenieria
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Pedro D.

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About Pedro

I am a Civil Engineer specialized in Earthquake Engineering, but have diversified my background throughout the years (I am an avid student myself!). My teaching experience includes working as a professor at my university back at home and tutoring high school students- mainly in mathematics and phys

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Joe M.
I finished my lesson package with Pedro, and I couldn't be happier with the result. He really taught me how to learn Spanish, and my conversations with him were really valuable. Highly recommended!
Joe M.
Pedro is a great teacher! He is very patient and flexible, and has been very helpful. Highly recommended!
Margaret
Pedro is an excellent instructor and very accommodating to tailoring the lesson to what I want to learn. I’m looking forward to future lessons!

Bill L.

27 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Bill L.

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Working professional in the quant finance/trading industry with a Bachelor's degree in actuarial science (business/math). I will provide the perfect balance between academic theory and actual practice in the industry.

I also have close to 8 years of tutoring experience, which will surely come in handy!

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.

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Caroline I.
Bill is very knowledgeable about Java and really goes the extra mile to help a student learn.
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Tokia C.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Bachelors of Fine Arts from Auburn University
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Tokia C.

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I am able to express Basic Math from different angles. Didn't get percentages the first time? No worries, I can help you see it from another angle and make it make sense. My level of patience when working with young adults is unparalleled. There is ALWAYS another way to get to the same answer. Let me show you how to find your way in math.

About Tokia

With over a decade of snatching microphones and captivating audiences, Tokia's (2Deep’s) resume reads like Who’s Who travel guide. From Cornell University to Ottawa University, American University to Penn State, United States to Australia, this German born-Alabama raised entertainer has spoken to c

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Shaquille
I've made huge strides since we've started working together.
Dawn
Very friendly, knowledgeable, and she was able to immediately relate to the goals and vision I have for my lessons. Can't wait to dig my heels in.
Diane
Great first lesson! Looking forward to many more!
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Kari J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Awarded Golden Key International Honor Society (Graduate School) from Golden Key International Honor Society
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Kari J.

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US History, World History, AP US History, AP World History....been there, done that.

With me you will be receiving teaching from someone has studied the emergence of civilization to the modern world in and outside of the classroom. Most importantly, you will get someone who understands that to grasp history requires more than memorization but to needs to be connected to one's life.

As your guide, I will make every effort to educate and connect the lessons of history to you and your needs.

About Kari

What can I say... I Love Biology and History. These two subjects have been my favorite as a student, taking variations of each from general to AP to collegiate. While I ultimately majored and made a career in biology, I still study and improve my grasp of historical events. With me you will

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Benjamin M.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2000
  • BA in Music Composition and English from Columbia College Chicago
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Benjamin M.

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While attending Columbia College Chicago, they hired me as a Writing Consultant for 3 years. I enjoyed tutoring at their Writing Center providing help to individual Students with Free-writing, Brainstorming, various Essay styles, Thesis development, Word Usage, Grammar, Internet Research, Resume assistance and some ESL. Since then, I have written a self-published novel and a full-length screen play.

I believe that understanding and developing one's Writing Process is crucial for anyone at any age. It is remarkable how difficult it is for many people to write something as essential as a basic job resume. Reading Comprehension and Verbal Expression take time, but a well-developed Writing Process is often far more challenging. To acquire the knowledge and experience in order to "get your thoughts on paper" acquires specific techniques and an understanding of one's unique thought process. Thankfully, this is a very rewarding experience!

About Benjamin

Hello Future Students! Whether you want to pursue a Musical Career or simply learn how to Play your Favorite Tunes for friends and family, I am here as your Teacher and Guide. I teach at my own home, at the Student's home or through the use of Skype. I am originally from Ann Arbor. I spent

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Bryan P.
Excellent instructor and a way cool guy. My first lesson was really informative, with so many helpful tips and techniques. Ben is a friendly, patient teacher, and I am looking forward to my next lesson!
Charlie and Cindy
We had our first saxophone lesson with Benjamin today and it was excellent! He is clearly a master that can assess a student’s skill level and adapt the lesson to suit their needs. He is just what we needed :)
Bryan K.
30 lessons for my high school son with Ben. Excellent teacher. Always on time. Very professional. Baritone Sax. Highly recomend. Will be getting more lessons with Ben.

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"Dr. D is the best! Engaging, knowledgeable, funny and likable! She looked up the education curriculum in our state to make sure she was giving my daughter what she needed! Not only did I enjoy her but my daughter was engaged the whole lesson and wanted to do more! She made sure to keep me informed of how things went! She’s really GREAT!"
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Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Bill's tutoring made a big difference in my child's math grades. He simplifies math concepts and reinforces good study techniques"
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Took Algebra 2 lessons from Bill L.
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"Relaxed but perceptive and capable

Having read Christopher's bio, I sensed that there was something special about him, and that he was the right one for our son who has some learning challenges, particularly in the area of Math. I believe it is very important a tutor connects not only on an academic level but also where there can be some light hearted conversation. Christopher arrived punctually for our first meeting and his assessment of our son. In advance of that meeting I had explained to Christopher what the challenges are and what our collective objectives are. As soon as I saw him, he appeared to relaxed but confident. After an initial introduction, I stepped away to let Christopher and our son become acquainted and he immediately set about establishing some common ground which happened to be a particular sport. No more than Christopher, our son is also very perceptive and despite the fact that he initially resisted the idea of any tutor, his words after this first meeting were "I can work with him"! Its obviously early days yet, but so far so good!"
Catherine
Took Algebra lessons from Christopher A.
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"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."
wendy
Took Basic Math lessons from Monica U.
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"She is kind and patient."
Samantha
Took Basic Math lessons from Julie L.
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"Ally is a great teacher, she is very positive and encouraging."
Mary
Took Essay Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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"I highly recommend Matt for his math tutoring services. I increased my OAR (Officer Aptitude Rating) score 10 points after six weeks of tutoring with Matt, making my new score very competitive. Scheduling long-distance tutoring sessions once a week was easy and the length was perfect (1.5 hours). He showed me how to visualize word problems, which is what I needed. He's personable and easy-going and I found his familiarity with military aptitude exams extremely valuable."
Stormie
Took ASVAB lessons from Matthew H.
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"Bill is superb at asking leading questions to discover my own weaknesses and mistakes so we can fix them together and get to the correct answer.
 
Having someone to bounce various approaches to a problem really helped me understand how to solve the exercises as opposed to just memorizing the solutions"
Leah
Took GRE lessons from Bill L.
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"She is so nice! She explains it very well and she is very friendly! :) ^^ After taking lessons I can feel that I have learned something useful and feel that I'm getting better at writing essays. I give her 100 stars!!"
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Took Essay Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"My son was scheduled for the end of the school year Regents Algebra 1 the next day after we hired Chris on this platform. Chris was an excellent tutor and very experienced. He did the handholding patiently and helped my son gain new insights to problem solving. I highly recommend Chris and plan on using his services for my son's next school year more regularly!"
Shawn
Took SAT lessons from Christopher A.
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