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Julia C.

19 Reviews
Vernon Hills, IL
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches High School
  • Teaching since 1997
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Julia C.

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Do not try to memorize, try to understand how it works and why.

About Julia

I taught Algebra I and Geometry at Clemente High School in Chicago and AP Statistics, Geometry and Trigonometry at Libertyville High School Summer Program. I am currently teaching 7th and 8th grade Math at a private school in Buffalo Grove, IL. I love tutoring students of any age, from elementary t

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My daughter loved her first math lesson with Julia, and looking forward for the next one! Julia is very engaging, knowledgeable, and patient with kids! She made the first lesson fun, interactive, easy to follow and learn! Great experience!
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She is nice and understands when you make a mistake
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Stephanie O.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2004
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma from Atlantic High School
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Stephanie O.

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15+ years' experience -- math and science specialist!

If you've been muddling along with precalculus or chemistry has you hitting your head against the wall, I've got your back! Focused but encouraging, enthusiastic but personable, I've patiently helped my students reach that "light-bulb moment" countless times.

Guiding someone to understanding a concept they struggle with is of course a major part of tutoring, but I'm also really big on coaching students to be methodical and have a system. Content knowledge is only part of the puzzle; problem-solving skills are crucial. Check out my testimonials to hear from my students themselves on that!

About Stephanie

I went to Princeton University and majored in molecular biology. I was high school salutatorian (2nd in a class of 500+) and completed the International Baccalaureate (IB) program. I've been tutoring continuously since high school, as both a private tutor and a volunteer, in subjects all across

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Omar J.

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

91 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Russian
  • Language and Literature from Baptist University of the Americas
  • Teaching since 1997
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Daniel M.

91 Reviews
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I love teaching, and I love Math. I've been preparing students to succeed in Math for the past 5 years and my students have gone on to master the subject. I specialize in online lessons. I typically use the student's book or my own materials. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Daniel

I love teaching, I can teach you at where you at and take you where you need to be. I only need a student with the desire to learn and to practice. I like to help students realize they have the intelligence and ability to solve the problems on their own, they just need the right direction. Nothi

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Kimberley E.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2010
  • A Levels (UK) from Clifton College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kimberley E.

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I've had a book published and have written for a multi-national newspaper. I also got A grades right up until I finished college with English Literature and Creative Writing. I also have done numerous public speaking engagements and have studied acting and theatre with A grades all the way through college.

My style of teaching is very relaxed and informal, I want students to feel they can be equals with me, and gain confidence and be proud of their work. I set homework but I also encourage students to get creative in their own time and to show initiative! Reading is vital to growing your knowledge and also for confidence and speaking in public.

Lessons can involve looking at literature and different styles of writing, as well as finding something that sparks the imagination and interest. I work especially well with young teens and pre-teens, as well as those who are looking to further their reading skills.

I also look at Shakespeare and modern plays, as well as screenplays, ...

About Kimberley

Hi there! My name is Kimberley, and I'm a British singer/songwriter, and I love teaching young people about this amazing industry! I offer songwriting, singing and piano lessons, as well as writing and composition. My first rule is that there isn't any! Each student is unique and different, and

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Great lesson, thanks Kimberly!
Karen P.
Kim was absolutely lovely!
Sharon *.
Very kind and patient, and inspiring!

Elisa A.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Krebbs World Music Scholarship from Florida State University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Elisa A.

24 Reviews
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I have a BA in Hispanic Studies and am currently earning a Masters degree in Ethnomusicology from Florida State University. I am well-versed in the study of culture, and I am intimately familiar with foundational anthropological philosophies and ideologies. Ethnomusicology is a study that essentially combines music and anthropology, so this is my principle career focus. I will structure lessons around your goals and the ways in which you learn best. My lessons are meant to be interactive, engaging, and fun! If anthropology is not a subject you are fond of, I will work with you to make it interesting based on things you are passionate about. I hope to hear from you soon! :]

About Elisa

Hi, there! My name is Elisa and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2012 and have loved helping my students learn and/or improve their flute playing and improve their general understanding of music. I also really love helping students learn to articulate their ideas o

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Fatma
Elisa is an awesome teacher. She is very fun and provides customized learning. Highly recommend taking classes with her!
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"Mr Daniel is a very dedicated math tutor with a flexible schedule. He explain topics in different ways and break them down to the basics so that you really understand it thoroughly. He is always on time and excellent in subject matter. Mr Daniel helped me to achieve visible improvements in test scores ( Virginia SOL and Class Final Exam) in Geometry related to difficult topics such as Circles and Quadrilaterals so that I can score a solid A in my class. I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of learning from him."
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Took Geometry lessons from Daniel F.
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Took Pre Algebra lessons from Farobag C.
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"Nick helped me with my law school admission essay which gained me admission to the Melbourne University Law school. Nick was very patient, friendly and provided an outstanding service. I would not hesitate in recommending his services to anyone who needs help with writing."
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Took Essay Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"It was my first lesson with Kathryn. We are going to "sculpt" my pitch, presentation & how I talk about my artwork. So far it was great! I'm looking forward to more sessions with Kathryn!"
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Took Speech lessons from Kathryn K.
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"My son just graduated VH High school with high gpa score. He is accepted to a University of his choice in Honors college. We are very happy with the academic scholarships he has received.
I can't thank Julia enough for the help and guidance she provided for Brian. He was struggling until grade 7 or 8, but after getting additional help from Julia he was able to cruise later on his own.
I would highly recommended her if anybody is considering tutor for they child."
MICHAEL
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Julia C.
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"extremely competent."
Howard
Took Public Speaking lessons from Ilona M.
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"I was once lost in math, and I didn't know what to do or if i was even going to pass the final. I reached out to Rod and he helped me like no body else could. He really made me understand Math. I felt Rod was so good, that I made him my tutor for the following semester as well. Because of Rod I passed, I couldn't have done it without him, and I'm glad he was on this journey with me. Just would like to give a big Thank you to Rod!"
Joseph
Took Algebra lessons from Rod K.
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"Just what i needed . Some one to explain and teach me how easy this can be. Good teacher.ROCK ON !"
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Took Arithmetic lessons from John M.
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