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Nicole B.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
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  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Latin, Tagalog
  • Awarded Classical Finalist from National Classical Singer Competition
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Whether you're taking a business trip, working toward an A+ in class, or learning a language for fun, I can help you work through all aspects of speaking and writing in a foreign language. With my background as a singer and international performer, I specialize in French, German, Italian, and Tagalog.

About Nicole

Nicole is available to teach lessons for students of all levels. Beginning her singing career when she was 7, she most recently sang at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, was a winner of the international CS Competition in musical theatre, and is a Chicago F.A.M.E. finalist for Jazz and popular music. Co

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October 3, 2019
Norah F.
Amazing! My daughter is pumped for next week, Ms. Nicole was great!
October 15, 2018
Rachelle + Dad J.
Nicole is absolutely amazing! Her musical background is reflected in her language expertise and we were able to begin learning German with ease!
September 29, 2018
Paul B.
Nicole surely knows what she's talking about, She's the best
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Susana O.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • B.S Biology from Roosevelt University
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Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation.

I was born and raise on Peru, South America. I hold a Bachelor's on Biological Science from Roosevelt University with a minor in Chemistry. I have take classes like Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, Neuroscience. Also General and Organic Chemistry. General Physics and Math up to Calculus. I offer tutoring on Biology, General Chemistry and Math.

It's amazing how our brain can absorb information in different ways. We can be learning something unintentionally. So whichever your circumstances are we should be open to learn or improve our skills every day. Remember, the process of learning never ends.

About Susana

Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation. I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started atte

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Karen J.

(2)
Wheeling, IL
Starting at $60
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  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • BA Social Science, Assoc. Applied Business Principals Data Processing, Ordained Ministerial Counselor from Ohio State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Pathways of Light Spiritual College
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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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April 28, 2016
Linda P.
Caring and motivational
April 28, 2016
Linda
Excellent

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Colin S.

(70)
Algebra
Starting at $32
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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Colin S.

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I view algebra like a game: there are simple rules that govern what you can do, and if you know and understand the rules, the game is a whole lot easier. The same thing can be said for algebra. If algebra seems to be a struggle for a student, I can help them identify the basic concepts (i.e. rules) on which they need to strengthen their understanding. Algebra is an essential tool I use to solve a myriad of problems every day as an engineer, and so I am intimately familiar with its many different topics, and perhaps because I understand its value, I genuinely enjoy teaching algebra to others.

I remember what it was like to personally struggle with algebra, and I know the most common pitfalls which make it seem more difficult than it actually is. Because of this experience, I am quite adept on picking up on my students' weak points, and helping them clear up fuzzy understandings of the rules of algebra. I started teaching algebra six years ago when I first started teaching it to ...

About Colin

Hello there! My name is Colin, and I have five years of experience tutoring math and science. I am a PhD student in the UC Berkeley-UC San Fransisco joint bioengineering program. My strong background in STEM qualifies me to tutor math and science up through lower-division college courses. Aside fro

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October 15, 2019
M H.
My son loves him. He is a great teacher.
October 10, 2019
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October 7, 2019
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Ben K.

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Calculus
Starting at $20
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  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 13 and up
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Ben K.

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I come from an engineering background so math and science have always been a part of my life. I have been tutoring Calculus and Physics for years and enjoy the opportunity to work with others to help them understand it as well.

I am a goal oriented individual and that comes through in my teaching. I try to be as objective as I can, working towards tests, homework, quizzes. Going through practice problems is often the best way of identifying challenges and strengthening your knowledge as a whole. Whatever you decide your math and science goal is, I am looking forward to helping you work towards it.

About Ben

“It is not the critic that counts” Commonly attributed to Theodore Roosevelt, The Man the Arena is about action, striving and failure. We all have our own journeys and our own goals. I am a strong believer in working towards goals but any goal worth achieving will have its fair share of failure

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November 28, 2018
Campbell
He was really patient and made things much simpler than in class. I am glad I had him around when I took Calculus.
November 27, 2018
Petra
It is obvious that Ben has a lot of experience. My son spoke highly of him and praised his forthright and direct way of teaching.
November 27, 2018
Ralph
Ben tutored me a couple years back in Physics. He was a life saver. He explained things much better than my professors. It saved me a lot of stress.
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Rita C.

(3)
Essay Writing
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts, Journalism, Spanish minor from Mississippi College
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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I am an experienced writer and writing teacher with a background in journalism education and creative writing. During my time as a writing teacher, I have implemented highly effective lessons that engage students and foster their ability to master concepts in the process of writing essays and other genres of text. My philosophy of teaching includes mastery learning and a growth mindset. I take a special interest in each student and am passionate about each one’s success.

If students follow my guidance in developing an essay, they will be successful every time!

About Rita

Hello, Students! My name is Rita, and I am excited about being your online Spanish or writing teacher! I have been teaching for 25 years and tutoring in various subjects for many of those years, including in-person private teaching and tutoring as well as online domestic and international teaching

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September 5, 2019
Irina
Teacher Rita is currently teaching Spanish to our four and five year old kiddos... in a non-Spanish-speaking-household... online! She has SERIOUS WORK cutout for her but has been AMAZING!!! She is very patient with our young children, and they look forward to their time with her online three times a week! Our experience with her online has exceeded any expectations we had prior to committing to this. She is knowledgeable, compassionate, kind, and she sincerely cares for her students. We look forward to many more sessions with her!
August 26, 2019
Michael
Mrs. Callahan is one of the most dedicated, and knowledgable educators that I know. It has been a pleasure working alongside Mrs. Callahan. She cares for her students and is always willing to help. She is always at the forefront of educational initiatives through her efforts as a lifelong learner.
August 21, 2019
Ronaldo
I worked with Mrs. Rita as a colleague, she taught very effective Spanish lessons for her students, she was very patient with the students, and they were very excited to be in her classroom.

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"Our experience with Ms. Julissa was wonderful! Ms. Julissa stepped and corrected my daughter's mistakes but make the correction in a way that helped my daughter see her mistakes. Ms. Julissa ability to engage our daughter, gave her the drive and ambition to reactivate. My daughter is now on the right track. Thank you Ms. Julissa for your skills and willingness to help our child!!!

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"I was falling behind in math and Collin really helped me understand some harder concepts that I was missing. He goes the extra mile to help you succeed"
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Took Calculus lessons from Colin S.
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"Joanne is awesome! After having just one tutoring session with her I've learned so much.. She teaches very thoroughly and clearly so that you understand everything she goes over. She is patient and very good at what she does."
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"As you can see I’ve written a review for Matthew regarding my daughters success (her test was last year) so I’d like to write one for my son also. My son was not driving at the time and Matthew agreed to drive to our home and teach him for an additional nominal fee. My son also took multiple tutoring sessions with Matthew and learned something new every time. He felt confident going into the test, confident in his ability to complete the exam and do well on it. Matthew takes his time with each individual and works with their specific needs. My children needed help in different areas of the ACT and Matthew was more than capable of helping them in those areas. My sons ACT score also went up 4 points after working with Matthew! I can’t say enough how professional, kind and thorough he is."
- Sheryl
Took ACT lessons from Matthew H.
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"Colin was flexible with my schedule and was readily available if I had additional questions. He broke subject matter down for me and made sure that I had a good understanding of the topic before moving forward.

Most importantly, colin never made me feel incapable when it came to doing the work."
- Lynn
Took Calculus lessons from Colin S.
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"I have grown so much. My confidence in mathematics has changed completely by Parsa."
- Katty
Took Math lessons from Parsa Z.
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"Relaxed but perceptive and capable

Having read Christopher's bio, I sensed that there was something special about him, and that he was the right one for our son who has some learning challenges, particularly in the area of Math. I believe it is very important a tutor connects not only on an academic level but also where there can be some light hearted conversation. Christopher arrived punctually for our first meeting and his assessment of our son. In advance of that meeting I had explained to Christopher what the challenges are and what our collective objectives are. As soon as I saw him, he appeared to relaxed but confident. After an initial introduction, I stepped away to let Christopher and our son become acquainted and he immediately set about establishing some common ground which happened to be a particular sport. No more than Christopher, our son is also very perceptive and despite the fact that he initially resisted the idea of any tutor, his words after this first meeting were "I can work with him"! Its obviously early days yet, but so far so good!"
- Catherine
Took Algebra lessons from Christopher A.
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"Julia is not only a great math teacher, who can explain challenging concepts to the kids, but also a wonderful and caring person. My son has been taking private math lessons with her. She makes the lessons challenging enough so the kid is not bored, but not so challenging that he doesn't feel discouraged. He is in third grade and they've been covering 4th grade material which allows him to get ahead of the curve."
- Anna
Took Math lessons from Julia C.
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