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Wendy P.

38 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks For purposes of singing: French, Italian, German
  • Awarded Jeff Award for Ensemble, Threepenny Opera from Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Theater/Voice from University of Kansas
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Wendy P.

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Using my vocal and acting training, I have worked with many students on improving their speaking voices for public speaking or voice-over work. I use Linklater , and Alexander technique combined with other training to help students overcome their fear of public speaking as well as their technical vocal issues, such as articulation, projection, breathing problems and modulating the voice in a pleasant way. I can help you overcome an overly nasally tone for example or a monotone voice.

About Wendy

I've been teaching private vocal instruction since 2003, and opened my own studio in 2008. I love helping people find their true, authentic voice, which I feel is essential not only for singers but many other people as well! Singing is a great joy, and the voice is one of our primary modes of expre

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Nelson G.
I couldn’t recommend Wendy enough. No matter what walk of life you come from, she’ll find a way to connect with you and help you reach your goal. I’m already seeing improvements and can’t wait to go back every week.
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Very helpful and focused on what needed to be worked on. Will definitely be looking forward to working with her again!
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Pedro D.

6 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Pedro D.

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About Pedro

I am a Civil Engineer specialized in Earthquake Engineering, but have diversified my background throughout the years (I am an avid student myself!). My teaching experience includes working as a professor at my university back at home and tutoring high school students- mainly in mathematics and phys

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Joe M.
I finished my lesson package with Pedro, and I couldn't be happier with the result. He really taught me how to learn Spanish, and my conversations with him were really valuable. Highly recommended!
Joe M.
Pedro is a great teacher! He is very patient and flexible, and has been very helpful. Highly recommended!
Margaret
Pedro is an excellent instructor and very accommodating to tailoring the lesson to what I want to learn. I’m looking forward to future lessons!

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
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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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 ...

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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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Gerardo M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Gerardo M.

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I have mentored over 50 students in 20+ different subjects. I have experience with grades 4th to 12th, undergraduates, graduate students, and industry professionals.

I guarantee improvement in your understanding of the material starting from our first lesson together. I am committed to my students' success!

About Gerardo

My name is Gerardo M. I studied Mechanical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology. I am a STEM-focused tutor that specializes in teaching all levels of math (AP included), science, academic test prep, and college level classes. One of my greatest strengths as a tutor is my ability to

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Gerardo definitely knows a lot about Microsoft Excel. He taught me how to use pivot tables, create histograms, produce graphs of data, and he also helped me learn a few keyboard short-cuts to do my work more efficiently. Gerardo is a patient and effective tutor and I highly recommend him!
Ana
Gerardo helped me out in Calculus because I was truly struggling. I had a tough professor and I had not taken a math course in a couple of years. He did a great job at tutoring me through webcam and he was really patient with me. I would definitely recommend!
Henry
Gerardo helped me prepare for my AP Calculus AB test. I had trouble understanding certain concepts such as related rates and using integration to find volumes. He explained problems very clearly by going step-by-step, and making sure I understood the process every step of the way. I highly recommend Gerardo if you are looking for a math tutor.
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Julie L.

78 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Julie L.

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General Science, Physical Science, Biology, Anatomy

Combine subjects for a price break. Simply choose ONE subject for the amount of tutoring TIME desired, and notify me which subjects you'd like to cover.

About Julie

I am passionate about Music and Music Education. It's rewarding for me to watch my students develop in their musical skill and enjoy making music more and more. My students range from the very young (5 years old) to school age children, to teens, and adults. My students benefit from my expertise

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Mellinda H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Teaches College
  • Teaching since 2016
  • BSN from New York City College of Technology
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Mellinda H.

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Are you a 9-5er living paycheck to paycheck or aspiring entrepreneur who's stuck because you don't know where to start?
You're in the right place. We all know that one stream of income ain't it no mo'. So let's get to monetizing and multiplying income streams.
I am matriculated as a Registered Nurse been doing it for almost a decade. However, I felt the need to start a side-hustle to supplement my income so I took to social media to figure out my options. It where there that I learnt that millions of dollars can be made online using the power of social media.
I grew passionate about entrepreneurship and teaching others the skills necessary monetize social media.
I am excellent at teaching a "Social Media 101" class that includes all the necessary steps and strategies need to go from idea to income.
I can also teach on specialized topics such as "how to launch an eCommerce store," "how to host/coordinate successful pop-ups," "how to create and sell digital products" and do much ...

About Mellinda

Do you have an idea that you want to turn into a business? I can help you with that. I run a profitable eCommerce business which I have then monetized to produce multiple streams of income. I have mastered the skillset it takes to launch and run a successful business using the power of social medi

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"I tend to have a busy schedule with my work, but Bill is accommodating and punctual. In our lessons, we go over topics I struggle with and he thinks of variations of the problem that may appear on the exam to guarantee I fully mastered the concepts. I rather be overprepared than failing and studying for the GMAT all over again."
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Took GMAT lessons from Bill L.
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"My son had a wonderful fist lesson with Lauren.
She had interactive reading material prepared for his learning level prior to the lesson, and all went very well.
We will request weekly lessons with her this summer!"
Dean
Took Reading lessons from Lauren W.
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"When it came time to apply to graduate school, I wanted to express every ounce of appreciation for public health – except I struggled with transferring much of that admiration into writing. I could easily call up experiences and memories during conversation, but to fashion them into a fluid essay remained a tall task. This is where Nick really shined. We spent hours talking through these experiences with a focus on harnessing their emotional footprint. It took some open-mindedness, plus the will to resist the inertial tug of old habits, but with Nick’s help I was able to write from a place of passion for the first time in my life."
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Erin is an excellent tutor."
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Took ACT lessons from Erin W.
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"Only 1 lesson & Crissy helped Spencer perfectly & we are so happy to have the help! :)"
Spencer
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Crissy A.
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"I must say Janalee is a phenomenal tutor. Her lesson plans are well structured and well thought out. Before studying under her tutelage , I was extremely nervous about taking my GRE. Not only did I pass my exam, I surpassed my own expectations.

Thank you Janalee, you played a pivotal role of my success !!!!"
Edward
Took GRE lessons from Janalee C.
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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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"Nice guy , very helpful! , on time.­"
Lana K.
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"Marta was my marine biology teacher as well as my senior project mentor. She helped me stay on track, edit papers, research and apply myself. She is patient and understanding. Marta has a vast knowledge of marine species and really makes her students fall in love with the subjects she teaches."
Anna
Took Biology lessons from Marta B.
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"We were given Matthews name from a friend that used him for her two sons ACT tests and were happy with the results. My daughter studied with him multiple times at a mutual site preparing for her ACT test. He would not only explain why she missed a problem on a practice test but then teach her so she understood the concept. He was very diligent, professional and thorough in his tutoring. My daughter went up 4 points on her ACT! Couldn’t be happier and HIGHLY recommend Matthew."
Sheryl
Took ACT lessons from Matthew H.
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