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Elizabeth B.

53 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
  • Teaches College
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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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Sarah D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Creative Writing, Spanish from Sarah Lawrence College
  • Teaching since 2020
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Sarah D.

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Working on an essay?
Know someone in need of an editor?

I provide editing for high school and college students for their writing assignments, be it college application essays, research papers, or even just getting your ideas off the ground and into an rough draft.

Writing doesn’t come easily for everyone. Whether you need a look over for content or a deeper dive to get your writing to reflect your ideas, I can help. I’ll work with you to nail down your thesis statement, make your writing flow, and reflect your own voice. Throughout this process, I’ll help develop your writing skills for future assignments.

I am a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College (an extremely writing-heavy school) where I focused on creative writing in many forms. I come from a long line of editors in my family and have written a YA Fantasy novel that I'm currently querying for publishing.

About Sarah

I am a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and have been a writer since...essentially since I could hold a pen. I come from a long line of editors and writers in my family and have always loved not just writing, but helping others improve their works as well. Writing doesn't come easily for everyo

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Dee F.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded OUTSTANDING EDUCATOR from Marquis Edition, Who's Who of American Women, 2006
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
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Dee F.

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I have a minor in Language Arts and have been a tutor for 7 years. Essays, test prep, large projects, short stories, poems, prep for novels and books. I am currently writing an autobiography.

About Dee

*** Travel Equipment *** Books. Students must have their own instrument (keyboards are acceptable for taking piano lessons). I always council students on brand, quality of instrument they are purchasing before they buy it. *** Specialties *** I have been a public school music educator for

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Love her fun and understanding spirit! Can't wait for more lessons with her !! :D
Alicia
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Luke
Dee is very thorough and has taught me a lot. She's stayed in touch even through the covid-19 social distancing and I plan on continuing to use her as an instructor. She's great about answering questions and encourages lots of practice.

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Emily M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks American Sign Langauge, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Emily M.

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I love to write and I love to help others write as well! I have a lot of experience with creative writing but also could help with technical writing and research papers.

About Emily

Hello! My name is Emily. I have my bachelors in Deaf Education, my minor in sign language, and I am currently pursuing my masters in Deaf Education. I love sign language, Deaf culture, and helping others learn. I am passionate about art, dogs, teaching, and coffee. I can't wait to meet you!

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Jasmine L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, Tagalog
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Jasmine L.

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Sessions include homework help, concept review, proofreading, and honing skills as needed. I have years of tutoring experience and adapt my tutoring style to the student's learning style.

About Jasmine

I love to teach and tutor kids and adults of all ages in many different subjects. I pride myself in customizing my lessons to suit each individual's learning style and goals. I try to keep my lessons fun and relaxed while ensuring that we still work hard and learn.

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Nicholas
Jasmine is Awesome! She is a very knowledgeable, patient and encouraging. I highly recommend her.
Michael C.
First lesson...jasmine was very attentive and a good listener.
Looking forward to continuing the lessons!!
Emmanuel Z.
Very experienced for teaching 8 year old boy, I liked the books she provide.

Camille D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Teaches College
  • Teaching English as a Second Language from University of Miami
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Camille D.

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I tutor and proofreading essays for college students.

About Camille

Hello! My name is Camille and have 13+ years experience as an ESL/ESOL teacher for adult students. My Master's degree is in TESOL and my Bachelor's degree is in Special Education. I have taught beginning to advanced levels of English in Writing, Reading, Listening/Speaking, and Grammar. I also proo

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Elgin, IL

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Elgin is $62. 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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$42 average
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$53 average
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$62 average

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"Dr.Bernard was so helpful with helping me write and revise my resume and cover letter. I am so grateful to have gotten the chance to work with her. This session with her was concise and informative."
Rastafari
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"A great resource for teaching young writers to elaborate and cite evidence. Both are key components to being a successful writer for the state writing Assessment."
Schandell
Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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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"
Annette
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Bonnie was easy to communicate with and her preparations before our lesson enabled efficient, effective session."
Sharon
Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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"Ally was a fantastic graduate assistant! She was extremely helpful in editing/writing and could be a real asset for those seeking some additional assistance and support in writing/editing!"
Matthew Paylo, YSU
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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"Dr. Dianala has been instrumental with helping me develop reporting documents for my church. I was impressed with her help with another church where she helped develop fliers and letters of introduction to organizations to help with the church's soup kitchen initiatives. Overall, it seems to me that Dr. Dianala can develop writing documents for any situation...She is wonderful!"
William
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. 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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"Wonderful first lesson with Larry. Looking forward to many more!"
Ramona
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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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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"Nick is helping my kids with reading and writing. He’s very skilled, experienced, patient and thoughtful."
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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