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Kevin C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches College
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Kevin C.

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I make writing for any occasion accessible, engaging, and fun through an easy, step-by-step process. I’ll teach you to become a confident, creative, and strategic writer. We’ll start with a self-assessment to help you identify your strengths and areas for improvement. We can also address issues of tone, authenticity, and credibility in your writing.

I can help you with academic, business and personal writing.
In additional to my experience teaching composition and business writing at universities and community colleges, I also have years of professional experience writing and reviewing contracts, grants, strategic plans, and mission and vision statements.

Here are some things I can help you to create or improve:

Resumes and Cover Letters
Emails
Memos
Reports
Social media posts
Marketing materials
PowerPoint presentations
Website content

About Kevin

I currently teach business communication, and I love working with students. I’m known for my caring and enthusiastic approach to teaching. You may be surprised to learn that I was never a naturally-gifted writer. I think that makes me a better teacher. I know what it’s like to struggle with wr

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DeOnna R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 5 and up
  • Doctor of Education in Curriculum and Instruction: Curriculum Studies from University of South Carolina
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DeOnna R.

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Students can expect to have lessons tailored to their specific needs. I majored in journalism at one of the top journalism schools in the United States. I have also worked as a writing tutor at Northwestern University and have taught English as a Second Language.

About DeOnna

¡Hola! Hello! I am excited that you have decided to read more about me! I have an M.A. in Spanish and am currently pursuing my educational doctorate in curriculum and instruction. I have taught Spanish from middle school through high school, as well as various colleges and universities, includin

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Matthew H.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelor's Degree from Case Western Reserve University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Matthew H.

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I have taught over twenty students from kindergarten through college graduates and foreign students. My teaching covers all language arts skills including casual writing, essays, formal writing, research papers, as well as vocabulary, spelling, sentence structure, subject-verb agreement, etc.

Let me show you how successful you or your child can be!

About Matthew

Dear Parents and Students, May I be a personal tutor for you or your child? I have been successfully tutoring for over 12 years. I have great references, and I am one of the top tutors because I am so easy to work with. I teach in person, or via TakeLessons classroom, Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, Goog

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Mathew has an important skill. He is talented and interactive throughout the lesson. And, he is kind.
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Excellent first lesson. Incredibly patient and encouraging.
Beverly W.
Matthew is a superb teacher. My computer was not completely set up and he navigated this smoothly with me. I highly recommend Matthew to anyone working on improving their computer skills.

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Morgan L.

38 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Aerospace Engineering from Northwest Florida State College
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Morgan L.

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Throughout my 15 years in school, I've had challenging English and writing teachers. Their rigorous lessons have helped me become an excellent writer with exceptional proofreading skills. When writing with me, I'll show you your mistakes and the best ways to avoid them in the future.

About Morgan

My friends and family often call me a professional student. I completed my associate degree within my last two years of high school through dual enrollment. Throughout my school years, I've had many experiences with professional tutors and I paid attention to how they helped me learn. I've been abl

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Morgan is Awesome! She was an amazing help. Thank you Morgan
Nia
morgan is attentive and very patient. she also does not hesitate to spend time on any topic that's unclear to nia.
Rowan
Morgan is really patient and easy to follow

Floyd B.

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Starting at $65
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches High School
  • BS, Finance and Law from Illinois State University
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Floyd B.

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I will help students work through the process of writing a term paper.

About Floyd

I hold a degree in finance, and I have experience teaching and coaching grade school, high school, college students, and other adult learners. I look forward to helping you polish your essays and research papers.

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Jonathan G.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jonathan G.

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I have both taught this subject as a tutor to private students and taught it in a classroom setting. I have done so for over twenty years.

About Jonathan

I have over thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish - as a Fulbright scholar. I have had the privilege of teaching with TakeLessons.com since 2012.

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Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
Jordan
Jordan really enjoyed his first lesson. Jonathan validated for him that the daily work he is putting in is helpful and gave him small steps to go forward with.
Catalina
Great first lesson! Friendly, and very easy to follow. Looking forward to our next lesson.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Des Plaines, IL

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Des Plaines is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $110 per hour.
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"Nick is a great teacher for two of my teenage boys. He showed them step-by-step writing techniques. Highly recommended!"
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"Dr. D was very nice and empathetic she liked my dog (as everyone should) and she was awesome i can see us having more lessons in the future .Thalia"
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Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Perfect lesson! Dr. Ulyana is very nice, patient, and very professional."
Alan
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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"Encourages you and helps make the writing subject the top of your list."
Sachin
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Wow! Very thorough and caring professional. Interested in evaluating where the individual's writing skills are; what are their goals; and how to develop a lesson plan based on the age and school district requirements. On our second lesson, my 13 y/o daughter's sentence structure has already noticibly improved! Can't wait to see how much more she improves!
Would recommend without hesitation!"
Danni
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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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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"Very caring, empathetic manner. Able to easily connect with my 8 year old daughter."
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Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Natalie knows how to write. More importantly, she truly knows how to teach you to write. She is patient, knowledgeable and encouraging. A great experience with a FABULOUS tutor! 😊"
Jez
Took Writing lessons from Natalie G.
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"Great tutor, caring and friendly"
Emre
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"I met him today and he’s amazing! He gets what I’m trying to gain from writing and I’m excited moving forward!"
Kathlyn
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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