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Sarah P.

17 Reviews
Plainfield, IL
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • B.A. in Music Performance and Psychology from North Central College
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Sarah P.

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Classically trained pianist and singer. When it comes to piano, I have over 20 years of training under my belt. Majority of my experience deals with classical and accompaniment but have also studied jazz and contemporary. In the way of singing, I am a classically trained singer who majored in Op

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Patricia G.
Sarah was energetic, positive, and kind with my daughter, age 11, who was really struggling to get a handle on a song for a play she has been trying to train for. This was her first voice lesson ever. My daughter was drawn in immediately by Sarah’s practical and happy approach and felt more capable and comfortable at the end of the session and is definitely looking forward to the next one. Hard to ask for more than that in a first lesson!
Jason F.
Very friendly atmosphere great teacher.
Maxwell M.
Max is 3 years old boy who doesn't talk yet. He was shy at the beginning but teacher was very positive, supportive during the class. After the class at the car Max wanted to go back. :)
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Benjamin K.

126 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors from Indiana Wesleyan University
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Benjamin K.

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I have been teaching math for several years now and understand the need for a good foundation. I work with students to find any concepts they have missed or do not fully understand. My goal in teaching math is always comprehension not grades. After laying a good foundation, it is amazing to see the improvement and success my students have had!

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.
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Paul M.

18 Reviews
Oak Forest, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Second Runner Up in an international song writing competetion from Wired2Worship
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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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Alex
Paul has been very patient and wonderful with my 6 year old son who has just started lessons.
Lorenzo S.
My first lesson was great. Mr. Paul was very patient and judged my skill level before making a lesson plan. Initially I was nervous, because I have never taken lessons before, but that quickly went away. I can definitely tell that he knows his stuff when it comes to teaching. He a great teacher and conversationalist.
Kennedy B.
Paul was very pleasant. He thoroughly explained things to my daughter in a manner that she could understand. He listened to her play and they also played together.

This was her first flute lesson with Paul, but she's already looking forward to the next lesson.

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Sergey K.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Russian, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA in History and minor in Political Science from Siena College
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Sergey K.

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I am a history major and a certified NYS 5-12 teacher in Social Studies

About Sergey

I am multitalented. At a young age I mastered the Art of Photography that was taught to me by my grandpa and Chess. I was born in Belarus and I am a native Russian Speaker. After substitute teaching then getting my first teacher job in NY I have started to work on my business and been very succ

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Anita
I was getting ready for a trip with my friends to tour all over in Russia this Summer and I found Sergey and he taught me a great deal of what I will need to communicate enough to get a round in Russia...
He is an excellent teacher Thank you Sergey for your great help in teaching me I know this will be a trip to remember thanks to you...
Patti C.
Terrible experience. Couldn't connect online, 20 minutes after start time called him and he tried to assist, but ended up doing a "phone lesson" which consisted of a question and answer time where I had to come up with my own questions. To conclude we were told to go out and take some pictures on our own and learn from experimenting on our own taking pictures of all kinds of things. We could then download them, send to him, and he could critique.
Not what I expected. Not necessarily his fault, but Going to ask for refund
Janet T.
when I made an appointment, I asked if Sergey was familiar with my camera and they said yes. It seemed new to him. But after talking about my fijifilm x100F, I am returning the camera. So overall I did like Sergey and look forward to my next Hour

JoAnn E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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JoAnn E.

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Math can be fun when someone explains it to you in a way you can finally understand! I’d love to help you turn confusion into confidence. I’m an experienced teacher of 22 years and can tutor in all math levels through Algebra 1 and Geometry.

About JoAnn

I have 22 of teaching experience and love helping students move from confusion to confidence! I have lived in a Spanish speaking country for 5 years and am bilingual. I have love for the Spanish language and for English and math. I’m looking forward to meeting you and helping you to succeed in your

Kristy V.

1 Review
Teaches Online
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  • Teaches College
  • Teaching since 2000
  • PhD, Computer Science from University of Tennessee
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Kristy V.

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My experience includes teaching two courses in discrete mathematics at universities, as well as serving as a teaching assistant and homework grader multiple times for discrete math courses. Discrete math is my favorite area of mathematics and I have mastered the main topics of the subject, including logic, proofs, induction, sets, functions, relations, and counting. I will teach you the concepts as well as walk through examples. Boost your confidence in discrete mathematics by scheduling a one-on-one lesson with me!

About Kristy

I hold a Ph.D in Computer Science and MS degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics. As a university professor and lecturer, I have taught several courses in computer science, computer programming, web development, event-driven programming, data structures, algorithms, and discrete mathematics at

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Jane T.
Kristy would be great for someone who already has a wealth of computer experience. I need to have screen sharing, I really am a beginner needing basic instruction.

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Took Pre Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"Akib helped me review algebra material over the summer in order to be ready to return to school. He was very helpful and they enjoyed working with him."
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