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Bill L.

28 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Masters in Computer Science (Machine learning/Artificial Intelligence) from Georgia Tech
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Bill L.

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I stress understanding (geometrically/analytically) rather than memorizing formulas. This ensures my students can derive formulas/solutions even without memorization.

I know firsthand how difficult it is to learn test taking skills whether you are a total newbie, or a budding intermediate, but I have overcame these challenges myself and will guide you to overcome them too. I also have close to 8 years of tutoring experience, which will surely come in handy!

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. This is where a tutor would come in handy.

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Caroline I.
Bill is very knowledgeable about Java and really goes the extra mile to help a student learn.
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Fernando L.

3 Reviews
Evergreen Park, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Full 4-year Scholarship to Study Music Performance in Europe from Obama Scholarship Letter
  • Theory from CYSO Theory Class
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Fernando L.

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Having Difficulty reading? Don't be any longer. I have the experience to help you overcome that obstacle.

About Fernando

Hi there! My name is Fernando L. and I am looking forward to working with you. I have helped many students throughout my four years of private teaching. I am currently working with "Mariachi Oro y Plata", and had the honor to also work with Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. I look forward to workin

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Max A.
Fernando was fantastic with my 14 year old son. He asked what type of music he wanted to play to keep him engaged. He had a great 45 minute lesson with him. Fernando is passionate about violin and it shows. Looking forward to continuing with Fernando! Highly recommend him!
Lucia A.
Fernando was great with my seven year old daughter. He kept her engaged for 45 minutes. She enjoyed her lesson and is excited to continue lessons with him. Highly recommend him!
Carlos S.
Very professional and patient with student. Can't wait to keep working with him.
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Omar J.

2 Reviews
Schiller Park, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • BA- Criminology, Law, and Justice from University of Illinois in Chicago- UIC
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Omar J.

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Ironically there is very little I can express on this matter in this context, typed words...

Bottom line is this, I guarantee I am great at public speaking simply because I depend on this skill every single day of my life both professionally as the Director of my company, and personally when I meet new people.....

I have enough patience and confidence for the both of us and I am willing to share some with you right now if you just ask....

Thank you for your time and consideration,
Omar J.

About Omar

As with anything else I teach It is important to understand the fundamentals and then gain knowledge from those experiences onward. Learning and enjoying anything depends on practice experience as well as separate tactics that cause you to be unique and create an advantage only you have.

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Sairam M.
Omar is an awesome instructor to teach on Method Acting.He understands the student aspiration and train accordingly.he motivates the actor with his excellent advises and provide inspirational thoughts to the actor.I am sure he can make best actors/actresses/artists through his own specific ways of method acting skills.thank you Director:).
Craig
When I first began my search for an acting coach I was stressed out because I knew I needed help but I didn't know how to start. Luckily I found the Director, Omar. The Director began by interviewing me to see what my goals and potential were. He then developed a specific lesson plan designed around what he called "The Fundamentals" and I progressed since then. Now after a few months of the Directors support, I know confidently that I am an Actor. I learned things about human behavior and method acting that I couldn't find in any video or online source. The Director somehow made things simple to understand and I'm glad for it. I am not done with the lessons, but since he has supported me and shared his knowledge, the least I can do is share my experience. Thank you Director!

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Grace G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks American Sign Language, Spanish
  • Teaches students Male: 12 to 50; Female: 8 to 75
  • Teaching since 2015
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Grace G.

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Experienced math tutor of 5 years. I have taught math from simple addition to Algebra 2 concepts. Learning math can be tricky and I am here to help with a compassionate approach.

About Grace

Hey, my name is Grace and I am a math and Spanish teacher. I enjoy traveling, baking, teaching, and swimming. I have worked with students from age 6 to 25 and have journeyed to Puerto Rico, Spain, Israel, and Dominican Republic. I understand that everyone's situation is different and am willing to

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Jillian V.

57 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $85
  • Bachelor's of Science, Music Therapy, Classical Voice, Creative Writing from SUNY New Paltz
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Awarded Hands on Assistance in Yoga, Advance Training from Yoga Haven
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Jillian V.

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Ever since I was a child, I absolutely loved to write. During my sessions as creative writing tutor, I hope to foster that same love for writing. My students are challenged to stay true to their own voice while simultaneously considering craft, style, syntax, structure, and the myriad elements of engaging, successful writing. My sessions can be catered to a specific goal (standardized testing), or can be an open-ended experience invaluable to academic success.

About Jillian

I have a Master's degree in Music Therapy, am a nationally board certified music therapist (MT-BC); performer and vocal instructor (Bachelor's in Classical Voice); certified yoga instructor and meditation guide (200+); certified and attuned Reiki master; professional writer and editor. ...I fin

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Julie
Jillian is so supportive. Working with her helps me to listen to and to cultivate my kind inner voice as I work on my voice I share with others.
Sky and Kayla F.
Jillian is enthusiastic and our kids loved the fun way she taught them about the parts of the guitar. They want to do well & make her proud of them, which is motivating for them.
Jamie C.
Jillian is an absolutely fantastic singing teacher! My daughter learned so much. Jillian is patient, knowledgable and has a gorgeous voice! I highly recommend her lessons!
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John G.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1998
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John G.

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Specialize in Military history, Civil War, and WWII

About John

I am a 38 year old professional musician, and music and tennis Instructor. I teach Trumpet, French Horn, singing and tennis. I have 25 years experience playing trumpet, French Horn and Singing and play in several groups around the San Diego area including: Filarmonica Portuguesa Uniao De San Di

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Paul S.
John is a pro. I highly recommend him! Great guy.
Giulio D.
John was great with my 4yo son. He was patient and kind. We look forward to more lessons
James P.
Hiring J.R. has been an incredibly uplifting, fun, and educational experience. A far better experience than I could have asked or hoped for. I’m learning! And excited for the progress, which does take an investment of practice, energy & time. He is extremely patient & flexible with how to cope with my needs (when possible) and super supportive: I’m almost 50 and paralyzed.

As corny as this sounds I’ve never known anyone with such a broad overall knowledge, experience and wisdom about music and instruments. If I have a question about my piano playing, or virtually any music question, he either has the answer or helps me find it if he doesn’t.

He is extremely knowledgeable and respectful and has more than earned my respect and gratitude.

Hiring him is one of the best choices I’ve ever made. The only regret I have is that I didn’t hire him sooner.

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"My son enjoys writing lessons with Steve and has improved writing skills just after 3-4 sessions with Steve. Before he used to hate doing writing at home but now he likes it which is a big change."
Rudra
Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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"I probably learned more algebra in 4 months with Ms.Julissa than I did in my whole high school career. She helped me prepare to retake the placement test at my college. My scores raised dramatically and I was moved up two math levels. Where was she when I was in high school?! She loves her students and she is passionate in making sure the goal that you have set for the tutoring is achieved."
Katie
Took Algebra lessons from Julissa F.
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"Tarek has been teaching electronics classes for my 13 yr old. He is thorough in explaining each step over the  video. Taking classes online needs special skill, especially with Arduino kit.  My son has been looking forward to every class. Showing circuits in the shared screen and explaining and making sure he is wiring things right needs lots of patience. Tarek has been enjoy doing this. Overall my kid has been happy to work with Tarek and will recommend him to anyone. "
Shakila
Took Electronics lessons from Tarek O.
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"Ms. marina is a great Math Tutor. Also, she is doing an exceptional job tutoring my son. I am seeing some improvement."
Armani
Took Algebra lessons from Marina K.
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"Ms. Anna had a very unique and creative approach to studying for the SAT, which was helpful for me. I very much liked her teaching style and passion."
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Took SAT lessons from Anna E.
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"I really like it. She is very easy to talk to. She is very practical and flexible with schedule."
Olivia
Took Essay Writing lessons from Susan S.
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"Very pleased with Aziz. He was exceptionally sharp and clearly understand all of the logic and complexity behind the questions I needed help with. Great communicator and easy to work with. I highly recommend"
Tyler
Took GMAT lessons from Aziz T.
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"Prajakta is a wonderful teacher. She understands the level of kids and work accordingly to make the things easy and fun to learn."
Charu
Took Elementary Math lessons from Prajakta R.
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"Marie is a well-versed instructor. She understands that there's not a standard way to learn. Therefore she takes in consideration the student's learning style. She utilizes various media to make sure the subject is learned. She has great work ethics. Her sessions are affordable and are conducted at a mutually convenient place. My son was really fortunate to have her as a tutor in preparing for the state test. I would definitely recommend her service."
Ruth
Took Elementary Math lessons from Marie A.
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"So far, so good, and we plan to continue to use Colin as a tutor. My daughter started tutoring with him for extra practice and gaining insight into concepts that she was having trouble with in middle school math. She went from a low C to finishing out the school year with a B in math!"
Cheryl
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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