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Karen K.

Morton Grove, IL
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2000
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Karen K.

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S.V.S. not an SLP Can assist with stuttering, breathing, and involuntary muscle coordination. In professional situations, can act as a speech coach to ensure tone and intent are conveyed in a relaxed, genuine manner.

About Karen

LA transplant | Chicago based Karen, know affectionately by students as Professor K, is an internationally recognized singing voice specialist and professor of Music and Voice. Her Master’s Degree is in Pedagogy from California State University, where she studied in both their classical and co

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Phil C.

25 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $75
  • Teaches students 17 to 90
  • Teaches College
  • Music Composition and Performance from Columbia College Chicago
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Phil C.

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Through a series of writing exercises, reading out loud of written pieces, and discussion, we'll work through finding your unique writer's voice. Topics can range as widely as you'd like, but will also be assigned by me. You can use these techniques for fiction or nonfiction, historical or observational writing. We'll also discuss your audience and the message you're trying to convey.
As an award-winning author and long time writer for music publications and other subject and lifestyle blogs, I'll put you on the right path to find total comfort with your writer's voice.

About Phil

COVID-19 UPDATE: WHILE CHICAGO REMAINS IN PHASE 4 OF REOPENING, I'M ONLY DOING SOCIALLY DISTANCED IN-PERSON LESSONS, WITH MASKS. I WILL BE HAPPY TO DISCUSS THIS WITH YOU BEFORE SETTING UP OUR SESSIONS. IT'S IMPORTANT TO ME THAT WE ALL FEEL SAFE AND COMFORTABLE IN OUR WORK TOGETHER. I've taugh

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Ed B.
Very knowledgeable and put me at ease right from the beginning.
Ben B.
Phil is very personable in his approach. He is also very knowledgeable and throughout in his explanations regarding the topics we are working on and I'm very happy to be working with him.
Glenn F.
1st meeting/lesson went well....Looking forward to future lessons.

Susana O.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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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

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Stephanie O.

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Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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Stephanie O.

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15+ years' experience -- math and science specialist!

If you've been muddling along with Newton's Laws or electric fields have you hitting your head against the wall, I've got your back! Focused but encouraging, enthusiastic but personable, I've patiently helped my students reach that "light-bulb moment" countless times.

Guiding someone to understanding a concept they struggle with is of course a major part of tutoring, but I'm also really big on coaching students to be methodical and have a system. Content knowledge is only part of the puzzle; problem-solving skills are crucial. Check out my testimonials to hear from my students themselves on that!

About Stephanie

NOTE: I recommend 90 minutes for a first session -- in my experience, 60 minutes tends not to be enough to both get the lay of the land and deliver a reassuring and substantive amount of support. I look forward to working with you! I went to Princeton University and studied molecular biology. I

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Natalie L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2007
  • BS Economics from University of Michigan
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Natalie L.

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I took a couple econometrics courses and a few stats courses.

About Natalie

After graduating high school at the top of my class, I got full funding for an economics degree at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor where I was born. I was very busy in college--my extracurriculars included 2 semesters abroad (Spain, Singapore), writing an honors thesis, being a consultant t

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Steve R.
Natalie is very conscientious in her ESL tutoring services to my student-client. The student is reporting enjoying the learning process and feels Natalie is well prepared. Natalie's efforts to remain in communication with my as a third party is impressive!
Steve Rau
Competent, dependable tutor.
Kim
“Very helpful”
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kristy D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Awarded Valedictorian from Harrison High School
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kristy D.

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With math, I love to teach it in various ways! I strive to make sure every student with any learning type is able to leave the lesson understanding the content. I like to make lessons fun and not something to dread, because I believe that is the most beneficial way to learn!

About kristy

Hi! My name is Kristy Duncan and I am a sophomore at Georgia State University. I have been tutoring since I was 15, and have experience in all subject areas, specifically Math, standardized tests, and Spanish. I have taken up to college Calc 3 and am certified bilingual in Spanish. I love tutoring

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"After my first lesson, I have already learned more than I thought I would in multiple lessons. Kepa is an amazing, kind and personable person and a wonderful instructor and I am looking forward to continuing to work with him on my writing as I feel he has the knowledge and passion for writing that I'm looking for in a teacher. Thank you so much, Kepa!"
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"I did 2 sessions with Matt while I was home in preparation for my GMAT, which is in 3 weeks. We focused on the quantitative section, which was the weak spot on my first test. Matt’s familiarity with the GMAT (both the Verbal and Math section) was evident in the first few minutes of sitting down with him. Probably even more important, given my time constraint, was Matt’s ability to quickly identify my specific problem areas (integer / geometric properties & time management on data sufficiency problems) and come up with a game plan to improve them. Matt’s teaching style helped solidify key concepts by having me walk him through my thinking on problems and correcting me only when I veered off path. This approach worked for me. After the second session, I took a practice test and my math score improved substantially. I would recommend Matt to anyone who’s serious about boosting their GMAT score."
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"Colin is very knowledgeable and helpful. He does an excellent job of teaching the concepts and has been more than helpful with specific word problems. He is very thorough and has made additional concept videos to help my daughter understand physics concepts. We've appreciated his help. Thank you, Colin!"
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"Kawin is a great teacher who cares for his students . He will do all he can to make sure you understand your lesson. Extra help he is right there to help. I would have never made it throughout my course without him. Great training, and he is worth ever dime he makes. If you want to make it through school, with someone who cares Kawin is the person to hire."
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"Daniel was an incredible tutor for Calculus Part 1, for a college course. I received his help a little late in the game but he did not shy away from the challenge. He gave me advice, showed me how to do problems the proper way and even gave me tips on some shortcuts. I would highly recommend him as a math tutor because he is easy to understand, easy to talk to and makes you feel more knowledgeable."
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