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Elizabeth B.

50 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Master of Fine Arts from Goddard College
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
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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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I'm an intermediate player who needed refinement and refresher of my core techniques. I went to Elizabeth because she has a background in both fiddle & classical. After watching me play, she affirmed that which I was doing correctly and then helped me to improve where I was lacking. I would recommend Elizabeth.
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Kimberley E.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • A Levels (UK) from Clifton College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • 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 and Creative Writing. 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! The most rewarding thing is that with writing, you can nowadays find so many outlets for your work - the sky's the limit!

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 writing skills.

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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Great lesson, thanks Kimberly!
Karen P.
Kim was absolutely lovely!
Sharon *.
Very kind and patient, and inspiring!
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Maggie F.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • BA - English from West Virginia University
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Maggie F.

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I love to write and I will impart that love to you. I have thirteen years of experience teaching writing, research, and public speaking at the university level. We each have a unique writing voice and I will help you find that voice within you and build self-confidence. I have worked with many students who were told by other teachers that they had no talent, but we proved them wrong!

About Maggie

Hi! My name is Maggie and I am a writer, editor, and teacher. I will teach anyone with a desire to learn, but I have the most experience with high school and college students. My expertise is in writing--essays, college entrance statements, research papers, journalistic writing--and public speak

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Casey
Maggie is a great teacher and mentor for writing. She has extensive experience in creative nonfiction, and she is able to individualize her teaching so that students can achieve their personal goals. She teaches and guides with compassion and genuine caring, and I would highly recommend her!
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Dr. Maggie Fry does everything in her power to help students achieve greatness. Her lectures are relevant, thorough, and engaging. She is equal parts witty and attentive; any feedback given is done so with an open mind. I believe that she has made me a better, more confident writer due to her encouragement - going out of her way to provide me with a list of publishers who accept student work. She gave me the courage to pursue my passion in life and finally declare my major as English with a concentration in writing.

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Randy M.

11 Reviews
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  • Speaks Mandarin, English, French, Latin
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Randy M.

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This course offers insight on basic to intermediate rudiments of writing as well as advanced concepts in writing prose and poetry. It is perfect for developing outstanding essay writing. You can strengthen your skills with academic and creative writing with me.

About Randy

I am a pianist-singer active all over the DMV (DC/MD/VA), specialized in Western Art, jazz, and musical theatre styles. Besides piano and singing, I music direct, play flute and organ, arrange, orchestrate and arrange music, conduct, tune pianos, and teach. In 2017, I graduated Shenandoah Conservat

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Daniel
Randy is a great singing tutor. He’s patient, flexible and encouraging. My son is a little reserved boy and not comfortable at expressing his feelings, and Randy helped him reading through every phrases before the singing. That was very helpful. Thank you Randy!
Amy E.
Very knowledgeable and patient. Broke down challenging concepts and problems in very understandable terms. Saved me hours a week of having to read my child’s textbook and watch YouTube to teach my child what he wasn’t understanding from his middle school teacher.
Taylor
In addition to being one of the most educated, well-versed, and talented teachers I have come across in my 2 decades of performing, his passion for music and all that is art is extremely evident. He instills a faith in his students and co-performers that lets you know he believes in you and your potential, and ensures his dedication in assisting you to learn, grow, and bloom both musically and artistically.
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Simeon S.

7 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • Pre-Med from Harvard University
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Simeon S.

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Though I teach for a living while completing my degree, I'm also a writer. Research and essay writing appeal to me especially, not to mention fiction.

About Simeon

The most important attributes of any teacher are empathy and patience. I currently attend Harvard University and work as a professional writer and tutor. I've lived all over the United States, although I grew up in Scotland of all places. My scores on the SAT and ACT were perfect (1600 and 36 re

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Words cannot express how awesome Simeon is....but here is an attempt. As parents, my wife and I cannot say enough great things about Simeon. Our child was preparing for his second attempt at the SAT's. Our child has a 4.0 GPA but did not do as well as he would have liked on the SAT's his first time. Our son was hesitant at first to work with a tutor since he thought he could prepare on his own and improve his score but as parents, we decided he needed outside help. That's when we found Simeon. Our son not only increased his SAT scores by almost 100 points in a very short window, but he extremely enjoyed his time with Simeon. Now that he and Simeon no longer meet on a weekly basis our son misses his time with Simeon. Simeon is extremely intelligent and has a way of explaining the concepts in a manner that anyone can understand. Simeon truly cares about the students he works with. We have another child entering high school next year and you better believe if he needs any tutoring Simeon will be getting a call.
Thelma A.
Very intellectual and patient ... Cares and wanted to help .
Sadie
Simeon has been an absolutely invaluable resource for my SAT prep. His encouragement is appropriately supplemented by challenging material and (appropriately) challenging expectations. He manages to make studying for the SAT fun rather than a laborious task and I could not recommend him more.
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Cathryn K.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Vocal Performance from Northeastern Illinois University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Cathryn K.

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I want to share my love of writing with my students. The written word is still considered to be highly valued in the Unites States and it is essential in everyday life. Obviously what I teach to an elementary child would differ than a college student but reaching a high level of writing ability would be foremost.

About Cathryn

Hello! My name is Cathy and I have been teaching voice (singing) for over 30 years. But don't let that fool you into thinking I'm a stogy old girl who doesn't have a pulse on contemporary music. I teach pop, country, broadway, folk, whatever it is your interested in. I do teach with vocal exerc

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The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Deerfield is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $110 per hour.
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"My daughter needed help with her writing portfolio for an audition. I knew that the competition was going to be fierce and while I believe that my daughter has real talent I also knew that she needed help organizing here ideas. Needless to say, she was selected to participate in the writing program. We both know that Jonita’s guidance and collaboration helped her achieve that goal. Jonita’s teaching style is exceptional and refreshing. My daughter hopes to work with her again as she transitions to the next stage of her journey as a young writer."
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Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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"My son has been taking lessons with Larry for the past few months and has made great progress. Larry is a very knowledgeable and talented tutor. My son really enjoys their lessons and we are so happy with the academic results. Thank you Larry!"
Elice
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"I used to have terrible handwriting. Chicken scratch, if you will. I didn't think it was possible but after 2 months of continuous practice and finding a comfortable grip, I managed to write my best ever. I remember being rejected for a job because the essay portion underperformed the rest of the application. Kima is no joke! Unlike real teachers she doesn't want you to copy her handwriting exactly to prove proficiency. She helped me find my style and keep it neat. Glad I asked for help when it truly mattered."
Ajani
Took Writing lessons from Kima A.
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"My 11 year old daughter has learned a lot from Morgan in just a few lessons. Has been a good experience for her. Thanks Morgan!"
Gia
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Quick and precise hints for better writing. We made a great plan for future lessons. Alexandra doesn't waste words, but uses the available time optimal."
Jørgen
Took Writing lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Out lined the direction to take and how I can tap into my interest too write something is interesting to the reader."
Paul
Took Writing lessons from Haley Shea B.
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"Dr. Dianala is amazing at what she does! Recently, I was having a difficult time writing an essay for a scholarship that I wanted to apply for. I had no clue as to what direction I wanted to go in. Dr. Dianala, helped me to organize my thoughts and helped to produce an excellent scholarship essay that greatly exceeded my expectations. She is always willing to lend a helping hand and also serves as a mentor for me. You cannot go wrong by choosing her!"
Rukia
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Today was my first lesson with Larry. He is a awesome guy and very hopeful and caring."
Eric
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"Anne is learning a lot. Great job Morgan."
Anne
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Ally's a talented writer and poet. Her writings clearly reflect a mature, introspective young woman in tune with the human condition."
Aaron
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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