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Paul M.

18 Reviews
Oak Forest, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, German
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Bachelors Degree in Sacred Music - music theory, conducting from Northwest University, Kirkland, Washington
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Paul M.

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I am very proficient in reading skills and have helped numerous students learn to read better with inflections, phrasing and sentence endings in mind.

About Paul

I have my bachelors degree in sacred music, my masters degree in music performance, and my doctorate in worship studies. I am an experienced music teacher with great interpersonal skills and enjoy creating a fun and meaningful learning environment for all ages of students. I teach music theory conc

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Alex
Paul has been very patient and wonderful with my 6 year old son who has just started lessons.
Lorenzo S.
My first lesson was great. Mr. Paul was very patient and judged my skill level before making a lesson plan. Initially I was nervous, because I have never taken lessons before, but that quickly went away. I can definitely tell that he knows his stuff when it comes to teaching. He a great teacher and conversationalist.
Kennedy B.
Paul was very pleasant. He thoroughly explained things to my daughter in a manner that she could understand. He listened to her play and they also played together.

This was her first flute lesson with Paul, but she's already looking forward to the next lesson.
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Farobag C.

40 Reviews
Orland Park, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Music, Gujarati, French
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 3 to 92
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Farobag C.

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A strong foundation in basic math (arithmetic) is essential to all irrespective of age. Lessons may also be arranged through 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!
Ambarish
Very good - deeply knowledgeable about music
Anginetta
Very good instructor
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Benjamin K.

128 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Bachelors from Indiana Wesleyan University
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Benjamin K.

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I have worked as a tutor for several years and taught a variety of subjects. My main goal is to equip every student with tools they need to be successful. I care more about comprehension and learning, than grades. I work with each student individual to develop a personalized plan of organization, motivation, and accountability.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

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Kai L.
Excellent teacher with a strong focus on technique and using your voice properly. I am a beginner so he is very patient and encouraging. He's also personable and nice.
Kyle J.
He is very knowledgeable and is also super nice. He thoroughly explains stuff you’re learning and makes sure you understand it.
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Courtney K.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded Best Presentation from Michigan Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
  • B.A. in English Literary Criticism from Truman State University
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Courtney K.

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Students who struggle with literature are often in need of some guided help with their reading strategies. I have an M.A. in English Literature from Washington State University and I would be delighted to share some of the methods and strategies I have learned to help me with reading and literature interpretation. All lessons will be designed to pique the students' interest and will be highly customized to match the student's reading level, age, and subject interests.

About Courtney

I have been teaching adults at the professional and university-level since 2012 and have an M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages from Central Michigan University as well as an M.A. in English Literature from Washington State University. I have always possessed a passion for t

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Great instructor.
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She is a great instructor

Corliss P.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches High School, College
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Corliss P.

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I will teach you techniques to allow you to shine in a public setting by exuding confidence and strength in what you are communicating.

About Corliss

I am an actress that has performed and taught for over 35 years. I love it! I can help you prepare for auditions, study structure, develop skills, get over fears of speaking in public or simply reach a deeper understanding of your favorite texts. As for teaching voice-acting for voice-overs, I

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Cathy
I initially had Corliss as a voice over teacher in a class, then decided to further my work with her as a coach and producer to create my voiceover demos. We covered all aspects of voiceover, including the physical: posture, microphone placement, etc., which I believe really enhanced my understanding of how physicality comes across via the voice. With her classical acting background, she was able to help me improve my overall speaking technique and provided me with vocal exercises to help minimize my regionalisms.

She was diligent in reviewing competitive demos to guide me to a variety of written copy and voice/energy levels that will help my demos stand up to those with more experience. She provided valuable advice regarding selection and use of materials for the demo and beyond as well as insights on the voiceover business.

I’m very pleased with the results of the two demos and expect to continue to take advantage of her coaching services as I grow in my new career.
Jenny
Corliss is a master at her craft! She makes you feel comfortable from the moment you meet her and has a genuine interest in your goals. Corliss tailored lessons to my learning style which was very encouraging for someone with my level of experience. She has a lovely personality and her enthusiasm is infectious. I would highly recommend taking lessons from Corliss!
Steve
I took a five-session Beginning Voice Acting class with Corliss in a professional recording studio. The critiques she gave me after every recording I made helped me to speak more clearly, and to increase the energy I was able to put into my recorded presentations. Without the critiques of my recordings, I would not have been able to improve my speaking ability. During the class, she made sure everyone in the class was made to feel welcome, and important. When I take the next level of the Voice Acting class series, I will be looking forward her critiques of my recorded presentations.
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Kari J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Psychology from Morehouse 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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Get your biology questions and concerns answer from someone who has studied how fish communicated, recorded the fighting behaviors of honey bees, and has pass every single biology course (from AP Bio to Collegiate Genetics) with an A.

With me you will get someone who not only knows the biological concepts and systems but has applied these topics into various research projects and reports. More importantly, someone who makes the complex simplified.

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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"Linda is very patient with my Asperger's/ADHD son. She has offered several different ways to approach his math work and clearly was thinking about new approaches between visits. She is a kind, gentle woman and having her help with the work has been so helpful. She even spent extra time to show him some guitar, in case we want to take lessons (upon my request because we're interested in that). Linda has offered advice on several resources that I didn't know about for my journey to assist my son with his challenges. We have been very happy with Linda."
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"Marina is able to cover a lot of material at each class. She helps her students feel comfortable and confident with math."
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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!"
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Took Algebra lessons from Christopher A.
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"Wonderful instructor, willing to repeat himself and go back a few steps to reinforce a prior example. My son was hesitant to try this and was pleasantly surprised at how easy it was to learn when someone is working with you one on one. :)"
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Took Geometry lessons from Matt G.
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Took Biology lessons from Colin S.
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Thank you so much for your passion in teaching. My daughter is a big fan of Math now! Have a nice day, Catherine"
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