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Susana O.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • B.S Biology from Roosevelt University
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Susana O.

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Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation.

I was born and raise on Peru, South America. I hold a Bachelor's on Biological Science from Roosevelt University with a minor in Chemistry. I have take classes like Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, Neuroscience. Also General and Organic Chemistry. General Physics and Math up to Calculus. I offer tutoring on Biology, General Chemistry and Math.

It's amazing how our brain can absorb information in different ways. We can be learning something unintentionally. So whichever your circumstances are we should be open to learn or improve our skills every day. Remember, the process of learning never ends.

About Susana

Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation. I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started atte

Karen J.

2 Reviews
Wheeling, IL
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • BA Social Science, Assoc. Applied Business Principals Data Processing, Ordained Ministerial Counselor from Ohio State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Pathways of Light Spiritual College
  • Teaching since 1995
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Karen J.

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Numbers matter in every area of your life, especially when it comes to your money. Rev. Karen has experience not just in Kaballah and Numerology, but she has a degree in Applied Business Principals and Computer Programmer and a work history designing and implementing accounting solutions for fortune 500 companies like Motorola, Allstate Insurance, Morton Salt, and the Not-for-profit Save The Children.
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Specializing in small businesses, primarily construction and general contracting, Karen has 5+ years experience in Time and Materials vs. Bid analysis data collection and management. Having worked with subcontractors to architects, Karen is able to relate to your clients and workers as well. She has prepared and filed IRS 1099 and 1096 forms as well as preparing workbooks for Insurance audits. Karen excels in automating existing manual systems for all accounting and bookkeeping functions, especially when quick books or other applications don't seem to meet your ...

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, f

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Bill D.

18 Reviews
Glenview, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Doctorate of Musical Arts from University of South Carolina
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School
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Bill D.

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I have returned to my passion for teaching young people mathematics. I understand how daunting math can be and how easy it is to feel left behind by the classroom teacher. We go at your pace. Math can be abstract. I will help you make the abstract real and relevant. Patience on my part is the most important part of the tutoring process.

About Bill

Bill is in his sixth season as Principal Trumpet with the Lyric Opera of Chicago and his third season as Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra. He was a member of the trumpet faculty at DePaul University for five years and has presented performances and mas

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Gil R.
Just started studying with Bill. He's already given me some good recommendations to improve my playing, and he is encouraging. I left the lesson motivated. I'm really looking forward to studying with Bill!
Ethan S.
Bill is very passionate. He teaches me all the techniques and trying to help me make a much better sound. He is strict to get every notes correct while other teachers allow easy passes. He also corrects my old habits. He is a wonderful teacher who really teaches fundamentals.
Pat
Exactly what I was looking for.!

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Joshua B.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $49
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 6 to 70
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Joshua B.

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In its basic conceptual form, Algebra is a form of Mathematics with an equation and variables. An equation is "solved" when the values on either side of the = sign are balanced, and the variables bing an equation to life!

Curriculum will be discussed with the student so as to understand goals and co-create a pathway for learning.

A long term goal of mine is to help students gain new skills and self confidence to inspire future learning!

About Joshua

I am a tutor who earned a music teaching degree, substitute taught, and didn't become a school teacher. I held professional tech retail jobs and am supplementing my life with my passion - education. Whatever subject or instrument I teach, I celebrate students' successes; and I enjoy helping lear

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Jj P.
Great with my 9yo son!!
Dee Dee B.
My son had a wonderful lesson and was well prepared for his exam
Cameron P.
Our son first time playing bassoon. Base on my son experience, he find Joshua to be very nice, patients, and explains a lot of information. It help him understand about the instrument and the sound when he play. He do have a sense of humor which help my son to have fun and be more comfortable. He also teaches other instruments, too. Highly recommended to everyone!!!!
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Kimberley E.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2010
  • A Levels (UK) from Clifton College
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Kimberley E.

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I've had a book published and have written for a multi-national newspaper. I also got A grades right up until I finished college with English Literature and Creative Writing. I also have done numerous public speaking engagements and have studied acting and theatre with A grades all the way through college.

My style of teaching is very relaxed and informal, I want students to feel they can be equals with me, and gain confidence and be proud of their work. I set homework but I also encourage students to get creative in their own time and to show initiative! Reading is vital to growing your knowledge and also for confidence and speaking in public.

Lessons can involve looking at literature and different styles of writing, as well as finding something that sparks the imagination and interest. I work especially well with young teens and pre-teens, as well as those who are looking to further their reading skills.

I also look at Shakespeare and modern plays, as well as screenplays, ...

About Kimberley

Hi there! My name is Kimberley, and I'm a British singer/songwriter, and I love teaching young people about this amazing industry! I offer songwriting, singing and piano lessons, as well as writing and composition. My first rule is that there isn't any! Each student is unique and different, and

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SHE"S GREAT !!!!
FRED CHU
Great lesson, thanks Kimberly!
Karen P.
Kim was absolutely lovely!
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Sahivy G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Mechanical Engineering from Florida International University
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Sahivy G.

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I am an engineer, but I am capable of communicating, unlike the stereotype. I have tutored many different types of students including medical students, engineers, business majors, and many more. All with different learning rates, and styles. Therefore, I am sure that I can help you understand the subject you need help with ease.

About Sahivy

Learning a new skill is often difficult when professors teach a big class and teaching yourself can often be difficult and boring. I will make your learning much easier, and fun (as I consider myself a funny person, and I always make my students relate to the subject in a fun way). I have been tut

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Took Algebra lessons from Morgan L.
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"Marcelle is an expert at English language. I have been taking English writing lessons from her. She is a very good English expert, very focused and has been very sharp in identifying my weak points. She gave me a different strategy on how to overcome my weakness, and I am surprised with the result. I would recommend anyone who wants to improve their English. She is also a very good human being."
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"Took Chemistry class. Colin is very thorough and listen to the students need."
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Took Chemistry lessons from Colin S.
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"One of the nicest, most articulate and intelligent language coach/instructors I have ever had. A real pleasure to train with. I would highly recommend her services."
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Took Language lessons from Lourdes G.
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Took Speech lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Roya was wonderful with my 11 year old granddaughter who loves anime. Even though anime is not what she normally teaches, she came up with fun lessons which my granddaughter enjoyed. She is very dedicated and an exceptional teacher. So glad I found her!"
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Took Art History lessons from Roya M.
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"We are very thankful to our instructor. She makes sure the subject is understood and not memorized. One could see that she has passion for the class and it looks like that passion is contagious."
Yakov
Took Algebra lessons from Marina K.
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"Emily is very easy to talk to and will go over things in different ways to make sure that you understand the concepts you struggle with.

I was very impressed with how open she was to setting goals and having something prepared for our first meeting."
Steve
Took Math lessons from Emily W.
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"I wish I had found Aron earlier on in my math class, but nonetheless the couple of sessions we had together in preparation for my final exam made the difference! I received an A on the final thanks in large part for his expertise in breaking down a few difficult concepts I had been hung up on. Aron is extremely knowledgeable, professional and takes the time to ensure I understand the underlying principles behind the calculations. He has a very intuitive sense of explaining things from different angles so that the student is able to tackle a wide variety of problems. If you are looking for a math tutor, please stop your search right here and give Aron a call. He will exceed your expectations! I will be utilizing him again and look forward to the sessions!"
Julia
Took Math lessons from Aron G.
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"I expressed an interest in having a second opinion/ or set of eyes to get another read on what I was writing. The feedback offered was helpful. Thanks!"
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Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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