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Jeremy K.

17 Reviews
Lake Forest, IL
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  • Teaching since 1996
  • Awarded "Director's Choice" award from San Francisco International Festival of Short Films
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Jeremy K.

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I am a published playwright and award-winning screenwriter. With over 30 years of experience writing plays, screenplays, and comedy sketches, I am focused on helping you find your voice and learn the fundamentals of three act structure. Are you unsure how to format a script or what opportunities there are for writers? I can answer your questions. Have you written a script that needs feedback? I'll read it and give you comprehensive notes. Wherever you are in your development-- beginner, intermediate or advanced-- I will hone in on your strengths and weaknesses; I'll give you assignments and feedback that can help you get to the next level. I taught sketch comedy writing at The Lee Strasberg and Theatre and Film Institute in New York City and I have helped many writers with their plays and screenplays. Most recently, I won multiple awards for a spec script I wrote for the TV Show “Master of None.” I just finished a full-length play and I am gearing up to host a reading-- online-- of a ...

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Are you working on a part for a play or film and need assistance? If you are new to acting, I can teach you what it takes to be an actor and how to bring a character to life. Do you need to prepare for an audition? Do you want to learn about the business of acting? Script analysis? I can help. I

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Jeremy has gone above and beyond to get to know who my son is as a person in order to direct his instruction. Jeremy took the time to research my son's potential high school so as to prepare for the interview and audition process. Most importantly Jeremy has approached his lessons as an opportunity for my son to explore what creative talents he may have as well as giving him a chance to do the things he enjoys most. AND Jeremy gives parents feedback! Real, honest, actionable feedback. I have been very impressed.
Vina Chalice
Great creative writing intro class if you're curious to character development and comedy! Great explanation/examples, encouraging, and includes practical exercises you can use immediately. Thanks Jeremy.
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Farobag C.

42 Reviews
Orland Park, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Music, Gujarati, French
  • Bachelor of Music (BM) from Eastman School of Music
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Farobag C.

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A strong foundation in arithmetic is essential for everyone, irrespective of age. Lessons may also be arranged via Skype.

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as

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Great experience!
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Very good - deeply knowledgeable about music
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Amadou B.

36 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Awarded Most Valuable Engineer from Project Syncere
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Amadou B.

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Geometry is my personal favorite, because it id among the most misunderstood concepts in mathematics (which is ironic, considering it's one of the easiest once you are taught it the 'right' way). Students generally find Geometry hard because they cannot grasp onto the myriad new concepts they encounter. They get lost in the enigmatic theorems, lengthy identities and copious proofs that plague Geometry, instead of focusing on the main ideas. I teach geometry by utilizing a 'result-based' method, which exhorts my students to emphasize on what the question is actually asking, instead of trying to remember abstract formulas and dangling corollaries off the top of their heads. This method is highly effective and several of the seniors I taught benefited from it, because once they understand the concepts behind the questions, the other skills were complimentary and came automatically. Watch in awe as you suddenly start acing all of your Geometry tests, when I explain the simple concepts and

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I am a distinguished graduate from Illinois Tech with a bachelor's of mechanical engineering. I make it my duty to break down many of the complexities in math, science and engineering that have been plaguing students since the beginning of time. I have over 10 years of teaching experience teaching

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Amadou is excellent!!
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Kathy S.

26 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Kathy S.

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I specialize in color theory, from beginner, all the way to advanced. I will tailor your lessons to whatever you want to learn about art theory, while providing you with art historical and practical application.

About Kathy

I’m Kathy and I am a professional artist and art educator in New York! I received my Masters of Fine Arts and the San Francisco Art Institute and my Bachelors degree at Skidmore College. I make painting and textile-based 3D installations and have shown widely in the Bay Area, New York, and Chic

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McKiely
Kathy - MJ was bouncing off the walls with joy after her lesson. So happy. The time you took to see if she had questions was great. So glad you introduced shading in such a way that matched her enjoyment of drawing faces. We appreciate your friendly warmth and great communication with her.
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Provided great ideas
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Nikisha Z.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $250
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Awarded Whose Who Among Black Professionals from Cincinnati's Black Professional s Magazine
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Nikisha Z.

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Do you feel Anxiety? Scared? Get a nervous stomach? Do you fidget or find it hard to keep eye contact when it's time to speak in front of a few colleagues, classmates or special events? Maybe you get sweaty palms or a racing heart. I Get It! With over 20 Years of personal speaking experience and grooming men women and children of all ages all across the world, I would love to help you with those sometimes intimidating speaking experiences. How you come across to people really matters and the first impression needs to be the beat one. Allow me the opportunity to help you build strong confidence, the proper speech dynamics both mechanical and emotional i.e pitch, volume, articulation, eye contact and more. Need help writing a speech? I can help with that too. Let's begin!

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Her approach to make-up is straightforward, less is more. With over 20 years of teaching experience to men, women and children, Nikisha brings confidence, knowledge and technique to all of her students. Her professional fun charisma assist them in just keeping it simple. She is Certified & Acc

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Aisha
I had a good lesson with Nikisha, she is professional and friendly at the same time. I had most of my questions answered, she provided support before and after the lesson as well.
Kassandra Robinson
Nikisha provided makeup lessons to my 12 year old daughter once a week. She was very loving, kind, and patient with my daughter and flexible with our schedules. What I appreciate most is that she met my daughter on her skill level and then slowly built her up. Not only did she teach my daughter how to apply makeup, but she also taught her the importance of cleaning her face before and after applying makeup. My daughter enjoyed the lessons so much, I signed her up for additional lessons. I highly recommend Nikisha.
Parul G.
Nikisha was kind enough to accommodate me and my friend in one class. We had a 2 hour session, and it was filled with useful information, especially considering the fact that both of us had absolutely no idea about using makeup.
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Marshal Y.

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  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Marshal Y.

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Math lessons may incorporate modeling, real-life examples, educational games (computer-based learning), and a touch of humor to make learning EXCITING. With each student I add new content and assignments that address their unique challenges.

About Marshal

I've been involved with music for nearly my whole life. I started out with Suzuki violin lessons and then switched to piano when I was in the 2nd grade and have been performing, studying, composing, and teaching ever since. I graduated from Yale with a Bachelor's in History and afterwards earn

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"Jennie is a wonderful speaking coach! She is incredibly kind, patient, and encouraging. I feel much more confident in how I present myself to others, especially those I've just met in the formal setting of an interview. Jennie has prepared me with warmup exercises to suit any type of mood, whether it be calming down or harnessing nervous energy in a positive way. Additionally, I learned effective ways to be more present and truly connect with people in interviews. I recommend working with Jennie- she is very genuine and truly cares about her students. I look forward to the chance to work with her in the future!"
Willa
Took Public Speaking lessons from Jennie B.
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"Great creative writing intro class if you're curious to character development and comedy! Great explanation/examples, encouraging, and includes practical exercises you can use immediately. Thanks Jeremy."
Vina Chalice
Took Creative Writing lessons from Jeremy K.
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"Janis first tutored our son in math. I was impressed with her admission to me that our son was smart enough to do the math on his own, but needed only motivation. She allowed us to be the ones to decide if we wanted to spend the money on tutoring after having this knowledge. We did continue, and she was really great with him. His grade was raised before we knew it! We then found out she gave guitar lessons and hired her to teach my daughter. She was incredibly patient and made the lessons fun. Both my son and daughter developed a strong relationship with her. I highly recommend her to teach anything!"
Brenda
Took Math lessons from Janis V.
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"Natalie has taught me numerous of great skills which are effective in a good way. She has taught me Algebra 1 and English and ever since she was my tutor, my grade started increasing by A LOT after 3-4 lessons! I'm so thankful that she is my tutor even though i always ask her numerous of questions but she is very patient and fun to talk with. Thank you SO much Natalie! I highly recommend her as your tutor!
- Jessica"
Grace
Took Algebra lessons from Natalie G.
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"I was falling behind in math and Collin really helped me understand some harder concepts that I was missing. He goes the extra mile to help you succeed"
Noah
Took Calculus lessons from Colin S.
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"Very good info learnt tonight . looking forward to learning more"
steven
Took Speech lessons from Kristin H.
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"He is an excellent tutor. He knows the material very well. He explained it thoroughly and makes sure that the student understands it. He really knows his stuff. He is a very patient tutor. He did an excellent job! I would highly recommend this tutor to anyone who needs help in physics and calculus."
Mary
Took Physics lessons from Gerardo M.
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"Daniel provided A+ work. Fast and very efficient. Thanks Daniel"
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Took Biology lessons from Daniel F.
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"My daughter has been working with Colin in Biology and Algebra for this school year and he has done an absolutely wonderful job with her. What makes Colin such a great teacher and leader is his ability to be very patient and really take the time that is necessary to ensure my daughter truly understands the topics she is being taught in school. Additionally, he has provided her with study techniques on how she can improve on understanding what she is learning and prepare for exams; it has made a tremendous difference in her performance. I highly recommend Colin; he is one of the very best teachers."
Jonathan
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"We really enjoyed our first class. My daughter could really connect well with Bonnie and we appreciated her great feedback & suggestions. Looking forward to the future sessions!"
Sanya
Took Creative Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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