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Elizabeth B.

69 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
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Elizabeth B.

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Tutoring or help with writing college and graduate school essays, papers, research projects, theses, and more. Help with grammar, mechanics, organization, format, body of paper, citations, bibliographies, and all pertinent aspects and skills in post-secondary school writing.

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty-eight 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 throu

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Mark S.
This was my fist class, Elizabeth was very professional and her lesson was very informative. I look forward to my violin journey with her guidance.
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Bonnie K.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Bonnie K.

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As a Teacher-Consultant for the Wayne State University branch of the National Writing Project, I am able to remain current regarding best-practices in the teaching of reading and writing. Add to this my passion for writing, and you have a winning combination!

About Bonnie

Hello! I am a veteran teacher (Licensed in Illinois) with ample experience working with children and adults in an online format. I hold a BA in English and a MA in Teaching. I am also a Teacher-Consultant with the National Writing Project. I thoroughly enjoy helping students of all ages reach th

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Desma M.
Ms. Bonnie has worked with my children for the past year and they have really enjoyed working with her. She has been wonderful and the children have learned a great deal from her.
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Ben U.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ben U.

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It is my grasp of foreign languages that makes me an effective English teacher. For instance, learning the complex grammar of Latin and Greek gave me a thorough understanding of English grammar and the ability to relate to other people’s native languages. I have spent many hours proofreading papers for international students. They find my instruction especially informative because I not only fix mistakes but provide an explanation. When I point out the patterns of grammar, similar mistakes show up less and less, and my students feel more confident that they are writing sentences correctly.

I learned English teaching methods through my tutoring experience. Over a span of four months, I gave a Turkish visiting scholar a systematic overview of English grammar and allowed him to apply it through conversation.

About Ben

Music Lessons & Tutoring Welcome to my studio, where I will instruct you in your musical and academic endeavors. What sets me apart is that I offer diverse instruction in two different areas. In my music studio, I give lessons in piano, violin, guitar, and composition. In my tutoring center, I

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Daniel L.
Excellent teacher for my son
Michael B.
Ben is a very good instructor. Looking forward to next lesson
Benjamin Ryan P.
Are first lesson and Benjamin said it was AWESOME
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Dee F.

57 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded OUTSTANDING EDUCATOR from Marquis Edition, Who's Who of American Women, 2006
  • Teaching since 1983
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Dee F.

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I have a minor in Language Arts and have been a tutor for 7 years. Essays, test prep, large projects, short stories, poems, prep for novels and books. I am currently writing an autobiography and am a published poet and writer. I currently teach at a community college and writing is part of the assignments. Have fun learning to write in various styles for many genres as well as detailed papers for high school and college, grammar. Specialize in term papers, essays. You will progress quickly and properly in lessons with me!

About Dee

I have been a private studio teacher of piano, guitar, voice, violin, mandolin for over 30 years. I have taught band, orchestra, and choir in public schools for over 20 years, which enables me to teach many instruments and voice. I hold an ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE ENDORSEMENT, K-12, from Univers

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Mike O.
Dee was very informative and answered all my questions. She understands that myself an older student returning to music has a different approach and she is going to work with me. I am looking forward to next week.
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SHe is so AWESOME. SHe helps so much and payed attention to things my past teachers ignored
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Kevin C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Speaks
  • Teaches College
  • Teaching since 2006
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Kevin C.

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I make writing for any occasion accessible, engaging, and fun through an easy, step-by-step process. I’ll teach you to become a confident, creative, and strategic writer. We’ll start with a self-assessment to help you identify your strengths and areas for improvement. We can also address issues of tone, authenticity, and credibility in your writing.

I can help you with academic, business and personal writing.
In additional to my experience teaching composition and business writing at universities and community colleges, I also have years of professional experience writing and reviewing contracts, grants, strategic plans, and mission and vision statements.

Here are some things I can help you to create or improve:

Resumes and Cover Letters
Emails
Memos
Reports
Social media posts
Marketing materials
PowerPoint presentations
Website content
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About Kevin

I currently teach business communication classes, and I love working with students. I’m known for my caring and enthusiastic approach to teaching. You may be surprised to learn that I was never a naturally-gifted writer. I think that makes me a better teacher. I know what it’s like to strug

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Sarah Joy F.

Teaches Online
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  • Early Childhood Education from Lancaster Bible College
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Sarah Joy F.

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I will challenge you to think more about your thoughts and to express them in your writing. Writing can be challenging but it can also be fun. Let's get started today and see where your imagination can take you.

About Sarah Joy

3 years teaching experience at an International School in the Philippines. Enjoy working with kids and making learning fun. Love all things outdoors and in nature. You can find me at the beach or at the pool. Love to workout and strive to live a healthy and balanced life. Faith & family mean the mos

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Vernon Hills, IL

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Vernon Hills is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $110 per hour.
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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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"She was very knowledgeable and presented the information clearly. My writing greatly improved."
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Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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"My son said "she is good and nice"!"
Vladimir
Took Writing lessons from Elisa A.
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"Quick and precise hints for better writing. We made a great plan for future lessons. Alexandra doesn't waste words, but uses the available time optimal."
Jørgen
Took Writing lessons from Alexandra 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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"Dr.Bernard was so helpful with helping me write and revise my resume and cover letter. I am so grateful to have gotten the chance to work with her. This session with her was concise and informative."
Rastafari
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"morgan is attentive and very patient. she also does not hesitate to spend time on any topic that's unclear to nia."
Nia
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"We really enjoy Becky as a writing tutor for our 13 year old son! She gets kids and figures out what interests them and gets them to write about topics that they are passionate about! Highly recommend for kids!"
Jake
Took Writing lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Encourages you and helps make the writing subject the top of your list."
Sachin
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Great tutor, caring and friendly"
Emre
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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