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Benjamin K.

126 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Bachelors from Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Awarded Concerto Competition Finalist from MasterWorks Festival
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Benjamin K.

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With a bachelors degree in biology, I have studied a large majority of the natural sciences. I taught high school biology at Tippecanoe Valley High School and had the privilege to inspire the next generation of scientific minds. I currently tutor several college students in their more advanced classes, as well as high school students.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

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Kai L.
Excellent teacher with a strong focus on technique and using your voice properly. I am a beginner so he is very patient and encouraging. He's also personable and nice.
Kyle J.
He is very knowledgeable and is also super nice. He thoroughly explains stuff you’re learning and makes sure you understand it.
Gabriel T.
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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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Creative Writing lessons/writing coaching/consulting-all genres and levels. Learn from a published writer who has a literary agent, an MFA in Creative Writing, and who is a college writing professor. Learn all about crafting your book or screenplay with focused coaching and lessons on all the elements of the craft: character, plot, structure, dialogue, point-of-view, setting, theme, and more. We will work on developing your writing through exercises, readings, and writing and revising. You will write and learn at the same time, in a supportive online classroom. Classes are tailored for your needs. I do manuscript and screenplay critiques as well.

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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Great instructor !!!! very helpful
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XINYA
She is very patience all though time to time you can hear some piano

Julia C.

19 Reviews
Vernon Hills, IL
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Middle School, High School
  • Teaches students Male: 6 to 18; Female: 6 and up
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Julia C.

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I taught Math at CPS and in the North Suburbs of Chicago. I believe, my strengths are patience and the ability to explain material in a clear, simple way.

About Julia

I taught Algebra I and Geometry at Clemente High School in Chicago and AP Statistics, Geometry and Trigonometry at Libertyville High School Summer Program. I am currently teaching 7th and 8th grade Math at a private school in Buffalo Grove, IL. I love tutoring students of any age, from elementary t

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Sasha A.
My daughter loved her first math lesson with Julia, and looking forward for the next one! Julia is very engaging, knowledgeable, and patient with kids! She made the first lesson fun, interactive, easy to follow and learn! Great experience!
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She is nice and understands when you make a mistake

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Barbara D.

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Starting at $34
  • B.A. Social Ecology from University of California Irvine
  • Teaches students 8 to 13
  • Teaching since 1982
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Barbara D.

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As more and more schools are closing in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, there will be a need for students to continue with their studies. Teaching will be necessary in addition to tutoring. Communication with the classroom teacher to make sure his/her lesson plans are being followed is critical to transition smoothly into and out of this situation.

Because I am a trained and seasoned teacher as well as a tutor, I can do this.

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I struggled with math as a middle school & high school student so I ”get it”. I know that frustration and fear when stepping into a math class. After getting my college degree in Social Behavior, I went back to school & got my teaching credential in math. I’ve had over 20 years of experience teaching & tutoring math. I not only know my subject, but also how to teach it — a skill not all tutors possess.

About Barbara

Hi! My name is Barbara and I have been teaching math since 1982. I was that student who never understood math when I was in school, but knew I was smart enough. Because of this, I understand the frustration many tutoring students have about math. I earned a teaching credential in math from USC a

Vanessa S.

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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Music Performance & Music Education from College of DuPage
  • Teaching since 2011
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Vanessa S.

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Are you trying to better your reading skills? You’ve found the right tutor. I have a wide range of pedagogic teaching skills and a wide range of different ages and types of students I have experience teaching. I have taught in general education curriculum, special education, alternative school, and therapeutic schools. I am experienced with students who have individualized education plans (IEP’s) as well. I also have experience teaching students who have developmental or learning disabilities, as well as students who do not have disabilities. Allow me on your journey to becoming the best reader you can possibly be.

About Vanessa

I am a college graduate with a Bachelor’s degree and while in college I studied music performance & criminology at some of the most accomplished institutions of the Midwest, Missouri State University, in Springfield, Missouri as well as College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois and have also receiv

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Ingrid K.
Please do not hire Vanessa she is a liar.
She rescheduled my lessons twice and finally she never showed up.
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Margo L.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded Artist of the Month from Smooth 87.7 (Popular National Radio Station)
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Margo L.

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Whether you are terrified of speaking in front of others or you are a pro, I can help you overcome your fear and be a natural on stage!

About Margo

Are you ready to fall in love with your voice? Are you ready for something different? If your voice isn’t becoming to you, YOU should be coming to ME! I know what it's like to be frustrated with boring exercises and processes that seem to take a lot of time but yield no results. That's why I d

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Lenora B.
Great lessons
Jaelyn W.
Margo is amazingly gifted!!
Kelsey F.
My daughter said she has a beautiful voice and very patient and encouraging instructor.

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"Ms. Arlys is a great teacher! She always keeps me engaged and makes all lessons interesting and full of knowledge that I can learn. Additionally, she honed my persuasive speech skills, helping me project my voice, talk in the correct tone of voice, maintain eye contact with my audience, and flow when I speak. I have learned so much with Ms. Arlys and made leaps of improvement in my writing and verbal presentation. She always spends time to take notes for me and during our class so I can review them and understand the key points of each lesson Ms. Arlys has with me."
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"I was failing genetics and with online tutoring i went from a 69% to A. He really has your best interests in mind, when i asked him last minute to help and he was too packed helping other students he referred me to another well rounded tutor. dr. Z is worth the wait since he has a lot of patience for disabled students, he truly enables them. Thank you for helping me accomplish such a tough subject."
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"Daniel was able to help me quickly with a job assessment and reviewed the general topics with me. He was very communicative. I'd highly recommend!"
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Took Test Prep lessons from Daniel F.
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