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Karen J.

2 Reviews
Wheeling, IL
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • 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 ...

About Karen

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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Caring and motivational
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Bill D.

18 Reviews
Glenview, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
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Bill D.

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I have returned to my passion for teaching young people mathematics. I understand how daunting math can be and how easy it is to feel left behind by the classroom teacher. We go at your pace. Math can be abstract. I will help you make the abstract real and relevant. Patience on my part is the most important part of the tutoring process.

About Bill

Bill is in his sixth season as Principal Trumpet with the Lyric Opera of Chicago and his third season as Assistant Principal Trumpet with the Grant Park Summer Music Festival Orchestra. He was a member of the trumpet faculty at DePaul University for five years and has presented performances and mas

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Gil R.
Just started studying with Bill. He's already given me some good recommendations to improve my playing, and he is encouraging. I left the lesson motivated. I'm really looking forward to studying with Bill!
Ethan S.
Bill is very passionate. He teaches me all the techniques and trying to help me make a much better sound. He is strict to get every notes correct while other teachers allow easy passes. He also corrects my old habits. He is a wonderful teacher who really teaches fundamentals.
Pat
Exactly what I was looking for.!

Paul M.

20 Reviews
Oak Forest, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, German
  • Awarded Second Runner Up in an international song writing competetion from Wired2Worship
  • Teaching since 1978
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Paul M.

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I am very proficient in reading skills and have helped numerous students learn to read better with inflections, phrasing and sentence endings in mind.

About Paul

I have my bachelors degree in sacred music, my masters degree in music performance, and my doctorate in worship studies. I am an experienced music teacher with great interpersonal skills and enjoy creating a fun and meaningful learning environment for all ages of students. I teach music theory conc

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Roisin *.
He was very helpful in setting me up for my first lesson.
Yah D.
Wow! Wow! Wow! This was truly money and time well spent. I went into this lesson with no expectations, rather just with the hope of connecting well with a piano instructor that was not only well versed but could ease me into being a student. Paul is a rare treasure. He exceeded all my hopes of what I hoped to gain from my lessons. I would highly recommend him for any piano student. If you're looking to be challenged, and learn any genre of music,, don't wait...book your lessons with Paul. Thank you Paul. I'm looking forward to growing as a student.
Alex
Paul has been very patient and wonderful with my 6 year old son who has just started lessons.

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Melissa L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Awarded Licensure Test - 2 Recognitions of Excellence from Minnesota Department of Education
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Melissa L.

3 Reviews
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I am an experienced teacher who has been teaching and tutoring math for several years. As both a classroom teacher and tutor, I customize lessons and break down material to help students of all levels to achieve success in the classroom, on tests, and in problem solving, in general. Let's succeed together!

About Melissa

I am an experienced classroom teacher, tutor, caregiver, and leader. I have minors in Music and Spanish, a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, and a Master's degree in Educational Leadership. I have also been in competitive public speaking for several years. With a solid understanding of ed

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Adalaide D.
Melissa is very kind and my daughter is really looking forward to more lessons!
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Tim
My son (rising 4th grader) said his first lesson was super fun! Melissa was well prepared for the lesson and kept my son engaged.
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Dr. Ollie L. J.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded NCA Doctoral Honors Scholar from National Communication Associations
  • Master of Arts from American University
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Dr. Ollie L. J.

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Just say it!

This public speaking session is engaging and interactive for students to build their self-esteem and confidence. I have taught introduction to advanced public speaking at colleges and universities such as Howard University and the University of Maryland at College Park. As a communication professor, my mission is to inspire and develop students' unique gifts. Enjoy fun, interactive, and applicable teaching techniques that will motivate the best you!

About Dr. Ollie L.

Ollie L. Jefferson, Ph.D. is a professor, producer, playwright, publisher, and president/founder of Timeless Visual Works (TVW). She initiated TVW while serving in production for a nationally syndicated talk show, reality show, and television commercials. She is a native Southern Californian who st

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Simmone B.
I really enjoyed my lesson with Dr. Jefferson today! She gave me valuable information to help me get started and apply for upcoming lessons. I selected my monologue 🤩 and I'm ABSOLUTELY excited for our next session!
Linda
It was my daughter's first contact with professional acting.
She has been talking about being an actress for quite a while now, so we decided to let her take a few lessons to see if she likes it.
Ollie was really comprehensive of our needs and made us see the big picture of that world... just what we needed, to start walking into that direction on the right path.
My daughter had a wonderful time with Ollie.
Kristyl N.
I booked 4 acting sessions with Ms. Ollie for my daughter. Ms. Ollie did a phenomenal job starting from scratch, coaching my daughter for her up coming audition. My daughter had no acting experience, she was shy, and soft spoken but in just 4 short days, Ms. Ollie turned her into a confident, outspoken young actress. My daughter nailed her audition thanks to Ollie!! I will highly recommend her as your acting coach.
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Junia M.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Junia M.

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Experienced, professional and patient tutor!

My name is Junia. I have a Bachelor’s degree in Biology at the University of Central Florida (UCF). In college, I was in the Dean’s and President lists. I also had an honor scholarship which shows that I am driven by success at high standards. I hold an Advanced National Tutor Certificate. I have tutored many students in math, ESOL, and science over the past 10 years across all age groups with a very high success rate. My goals as a tutor are to offer an excellent and targeted learning which addresses specific learning challenges that the student is currently facing, to equip students with exam preparation strategies, and help them learn techniques that enable them to achieve and succeed in their subjects. I am very patient and attentive to the needs of the students so that they can attain their goals.

My role as a tutor is to make learning enjoyable. I always keep my students engage in the learning process. I do everything I can to ...

About Junia

My name is Junia and I'm highly motivated and enthusiastic with outstanding teaching experience. Able to plan, prepare and deliver lessons that will help you learn in a fun environment. I hold an Advanced National Tutor Certificate, proficient in a plethora of teaching expertise, possess an excelle

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Lindsay E.
Junia is a great teacher! She will encourage even when you can't roll those R's.
Valerie Pedraza
Junia is very professional, encouraging, and patient. We conducted our session in French only. This helped me to "absorb" the language. She also was very organized in her methodology of teaching. I look very forward to our next session (class)!
Emma
Excellent teaching. My daughter had her first lesson today and said "I now understand a whole topic in Chemistry that I haven't understood all year in school." Very clear instruction that was very helpful. Highly recommended.

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"Daniel helped me with SAT Math Tutoring and exceeded my expectations! With only 2 weeks to works with him I gained 50 points. He broke down the math problems to the basics and never gave up until I understood the problem completely. He is professional and was extremely patient with me throughout our tutoring sessions. I would most definitely work with him again! Thank you Daniel!!!"
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Took SAT lessons from Daniel F.
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"Morgan did a great job in helping me with my math. I'm still rusty on simple mistakes but she has shown a lot of patience with me. I'm happy to have her as my teacher."
Anthony
Took Algebra 1 lessons from Morgan L.
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"Emily is very easy to talk to and will go over things in different ways to make sure that you understand the concepts you struggle with.

I was very impressed with how open she was to setting goals and having something prepared for our first meeting."
Steve
Took Math lessons from Emily W.
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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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"He did an outstanding job! He was very knowledgeable on the subject area. He really went above and beyond. Would definitely hire again!"
Chiana
Took Biology lessons from Daniel F.
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Cassandra
Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"My daughter was struggling with her virtual Physics 1 AP class, which is being taught in one semester rather than over a whole school year. Erin has really helped her get her head around the concepts and taken a lot of the frustration out of the class for her. Erin tailored my daughter's tutoring sessions so that she's getting the most out of the sessions. I highly recommend Erin!"
Ann
Took AP Physics lessons from Erin W.
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"Learned more in my 1st session than all last semester!
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Garrett
Took Chemistry lessons from Colin S.
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"Marwa is a wonderful math teacher, she helped my kids in math and Improve their ability to solve math problems 💯 satisfied and I couldn’t ask for more"
Danielle
Took Math lessons from Marwa A.
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"Kawin is an awesome tutor. I was taking a Stats class at NYU, and I was struggling a lot. He was able help me understand the concepts. He also taught me how to identify key words that would help me select the correct equations to solve the problems. I don't think I would have passed the class without his help. I got a "B" in the class, and it sure felt like an "A"!"
Leighton
Took Statistics lessons from Kawin R.
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