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Aleksander R.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • MBA in Accounting from Pace University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Aleksander R.

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Writing is an art and science of self-expression. It gives the writer a unique opportunity to express him/her self with power and eloquence that is difficult to use with other methods of communication.

Students will have the opportunity to improve their grades while learning about different writing styles, and developing and perfecting their own.

About Aleksander

Dear Student: I am am an Instructor with over 10 years of experience helping students learn and do well on their tests. By utilizing unique teaching methodology, I approach each student's needs and learning styles individually and develop customized lesson plan. To date, 100% of my students pa

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Bea R Shemesh
Excellent teacher, very well-versed in subject matter!
Matthew
Aleksander was a pleasure to work with. On time, professional, and very knowledgeable about QuickBooks. He is a great teacher - I would recommend him to anyone that needs help with QuickBooks. Thanks Aleksander!

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Alexandra L.

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Starting at $33
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 5 to 21
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Alexandra L.

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Hi there! I'm Alex and I have had a passion for teaching others for as long as I can remember! My main goal is to make learning a fun and individualized journey!

Some info about me:

I started working with children/youth at a very young age which taught me patience, kindness and understanding. I have worked with families with children ages 1 month to 20 years old, children with special and extraordinary needs, and many different demographic and socio-economic backgrounds. I am currently a High School Special Education Teacher with my Masters Degree in Mild/Moderate Disabilities.

Music has always held a special spot in my heart! From a young age, I explored the musical world until I fell in love with the French Horn. I spent time learning not only in school bands, but in youth orchestras and in the SDSU Wind Symphony as section leader. During my time at SDSU, I also taught private French Horn lessons for 4 years.

I am also a High School volleyball coach (women and mens ...

About Alexandra

Hi there! I'm Alex and I have had a passion for teaching others for as long as I can remember! My main goal is to make learning a fun and individualized journey! I am here to teach within the areas of all ages academic subject areas, Music fundamentals, French Horn performance and volleyball. S

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Makayla M.
She a great fit for us and my daughter!!

Ana T.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Awarded Padres Scholarship from San Diego Padres Foundation
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Ana T.

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story structure and grammar

About Ana

Miss Ana T. is a versatile educator with 10+ years of private teaching experience. She began building her skill set at various schools and after-school programs a decade ago, and all of the opportunities ultimately helped her to master the 'art' of tutoring, motivating, and small group teaching to

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Benjamin L.
Very impressed with Ana's rapport with my son. Her firm but friendly technique worked like a wonder. I've never seen my son so focused!! Looking forward to more lessons.
Benjamin L.
Very impressed with Ana's rapport with my son. Her firm but friendly technique worked like a wonder. I've never seen my son so focused!! Looking forward to more lessons.
Carmen M.
We love Ana! She is always early and works with us when I have to be late because of work. She has a great ability to teach others and we love her!

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Nicole L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Awarded Outstanding Vocalist from Wichita Jazz Festival
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Nicole L.

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I have extensive experience in writing for all ages and skill level. I am here to help you reach your writing goals!

About Nicole

Hi, there! My name is Nicole and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2009 and have loved helping my students discover and define their unique style, improve their approach and technique, and create success by their OWN definition in their respective or intended fields

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Lorraine
Nicole is a very good tutor. She listens to your requirements and then puts together the right exercises for your lessons. Very enjoyable and informative. Looking forward to my next lesson!
Nathan
Nicole, is very knowledgable and experienced. She is positive and encouraging and at the same time challenging and finds ways to help you perfect your craft. I have only had one session with Nicole, but am looking forward to more to come. Keep up the good work Nicole!
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Matthew H.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Awarded Dean's List from Case Western Reserve University
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Matthew H.

37 Reviews
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I have taught over twenty students from kindergarten through college graduates and foreign students. My teaching covers all language arts skills including casual writing, essays, formal writing, research papers, as well as vocabulary, spelling, sentence structure, subject-verb agreement, etc.

Let me show you how successful you or your child can be!

About Matthew

Dear Parents and Students, May I be a personal tutor for you or your child? I have been successfully tutoring for over 12 years. I have great references, and I am one of the top tutors because I am so easy to work with. I teach in person, or via TakeLessons classroom, telephone, Skype, FaceTime,

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Jack
Excellent. Very clear and patient.
Steven M.
Matt is very smart and patient. Matt took the time to understand my unique learning needs.
Rhonda
After speaking to multiple tutoring companies, we discovered Matthew. Matthew was very professional and made my son feel comfortable. They had a total of 5 tutoring sessions covering Math, English, Science and Reading. My son took the ACT after his tutoring sessions and scored a 23. We were very pleased with the progress our son made by going from an ACT score of 19 to 23 after only 5 sessions with Matthew. I would highly recommend Matthew J. Horwich to anyone needing tutoring.
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Ally Z.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $19
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded The Celebration of Excellence Award from Mr. Robert Gibson
  • Teaching since 2009
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Ally Z.

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I've had many diverse experiences which qualify me to teach private writing lessons at an affordable price. I am a published poet, creative writer, and am currently in the editing stages of writing a book for publication. I edit papers for family and friends and took Advanced Placement writing courses in high school and writing and poetry courses in college. During graduate school, I was selected as a Graduate Assistant, editing book chapters and authoring and co-authoring articles for publication. I'd love to share my passion for writing and help you develop into an accomplished writer!

I'm an uplifting, hardworking, and caring person and my teaching style is encouraging, precise, and collaborative. My goal is to help you be "a cut above the rest". I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

About Ally

Hi, there! My name is Ally and I can't wait to meet you! I've been playing the clarinet for 15 years and teaching private lessons for 3 years. I have loved helping my students improve their sound, technique, and rhythm on the clarinet. I am proud to be able to teach private lessons at an affordable

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Aaron
Ally's a talented writer and poet. Her writings clearly reflect a mature, introspective young woman in tune with the human condition.
Scott
Allie is a very talented writer. Her creativity draws you in as a reader. Very talented.
Nick
Ally is a deep, introspective writer. She touches upon the human condition in her writing, which can be related upon by anyone.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in University Park, IL

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in University Park is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $110 per hour.
30 min
$43 average
45 min
$55 average
60 min
$65 average

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"She is the best teacher!"
Xiuli
Took Writing lessons from Cathryn K.
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"When I first started writing my screenplay for a short story I'm directing and producing, I had a limited time to write, direct, edit and submit to a "once a year" film festival in Orlando Florida. I ran into a bunch of obstacles, from using the correct grammar, to punctuation's, spelling and inconsistencies in the story line. She was very clear and concise when she spoke. I don't know what she did but her method of teaching allowed me to relax and open my mind, and allowed me to absorb and remember every single writing technique she's given me. I am proud to say that my short film was finished in time to enter the festival. Thanks to Jonita it is now 3 months later and I have finished my fourth short screenplay, now starting my fifth. She is just amazing, I'm so happy I found her to work with me."
Changa
Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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"Nick is amazing. In a very short time he has helped transform my daughter's writing. She has now actually started to enjoy writing, and now writes in a much more methodical and thoughtful way.
He is responsive, gives prompt and excellent feedback, and my daughter enjoys learning from him.
Cant say enough good things about Nick."
Ravi Ramani
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Natalie is by far the best and most capable tutor I have ever worked with. I am so confident in her ability to help in any subject that I plan to reach out to her during my next class. She is really that good and I'm thankful I found her!"
Tom
Took Writing lessons from Natalie G.
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"A great resource for teaching young writers to elaborate and cite evidence. Both are key components to being a successful writer for the state writing Assessment."
Schandell
Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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"Dr. D was very nice and empathetic she liked my dog (as everyone should) and she was awesome i can see us having more lessons in the future .Thalia"
Annette
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Sam is great to work with! He’s very knowledgeable and encouraging, and I felt a lot better about my writing after each of our sessions. Would recommend!"
Christine
Took Writing lessons from Sam E.
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"Very caring, empathetic manner. Able to easily connect with my 8 year old daughter."
Asha-Kaelyn
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Ally's a talented writer and poet. Her writings clearly reflect a mature, introspective young woman in tune with the human condition."
Aaron
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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"Dr. Dianala is amazing at what she does! Recently, I was having a difficult time writing an essay for a scholarship that I wanted to apply for. I had no clue as to what direction I wanted to go in. Dr. Dianala, helped me to organize my thoughts and helped to produce an excellent scholarship essay that greatly exceeded my expectations. She is always willing to lend a helping hand and also serves as a mentor for me. You cannot go wrong by choosing her!"
Rukia
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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