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About Farobag C.

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Orland Park, IL

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Both Reading and Math sectors covered

About Farobag
Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as well, Farobag continues in his capacity as Artistic Advisor to the Baroque Masterplayers, a virtuoso ensemble that concatenates period performance techniques with modern instruments thus creating a unique voice within the realm of 17th and 18th- century repertoire.

A double graduate of the Eastman School of Music and the University of Rochester, Farobag studied under Anastasia Jempelis, a pioneer of Suzuki violin pedagogy in the United States. In addition to the Suzuki curriculum, he is also associated with the Royal Conservatory Music Devel
opment Program that sets a national standard of musical achievement in various fields.

Befitting his penchant for encouraging artistic interest amongst younger members of his community, Farobag is also the principal conductor of the Zoroastrian Symphony Orchestra that offers a unique mixture of young and seasoned professionals sitting side-by-side in a strictly professional setting. Since the year 2000, the ZSO has staged highly successful performances at various venues in Houston, Chicago, and Toronto. A New Year's eve performance in Los Angeles is scheduled for 2014.

Having also taken graduate-level coursework in educational psychology, mathematics, and philosophy at the University of Chicago, Farobag offers tutelage in various areas of elementary and secondary education as well as in SAT, ACT and GRE test preparation.

Additionally, as a certified Reiki Master, therapeutic and/or educational sessions are also extended to those who may be inclined to alternative healing techniques.

*** Lesson Details ***
Sheer technique is necessary but insufficient to play an instrument well. Aural skills, that include the study of functional tonality and voice-leading are important factors that impart musicality. This is of great import if the prospective musician wants the audience to truly enjoy his or her performance !

Whether it be the 3 Rs or preparation in the performing arts, a remarkable instructor must go well beyond the subject matter at hand and help imbue the student with a spirit of wonder that, in due time, will foster enthusiasm necessary for excellence.

A child emulates and learns to communicate in his or her mother-tongue through a supporting and nurturing environment. Likewise, a student needs to be sufficiently motivated to embrace learning in a familiar supportive manner.

*** Studio Equipment ***
The In-Studio lesson take place in the living room. Driveway parking. No pets.

*** Travel Equipment ***
None; I do expect a reasonably good piano / keyboard at a student's home.

*** Specialties ***
Traditional and Suzuki-based education. Performance and musicality training is open to all instrumentalists.

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Classical Energy, Triton Sound, TS 8501
Salut D'Amour, Triton Sound, TS 9014
Epiphanies1, The Halford Company
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Anginetta May 19, 2019
· English · In studio
Very good instructor
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Ellen April 12, 2019
· Singing · In studio
Learned a lot, very pleased with my first session.
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Dot K. March 28, 2019
· Piano · In home
Truly loves to teach. Kind , patient. Loves children and it shows. Remarkable how Mr. Cooper can bring out the best in his students.
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About Hannah C.

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Jamaica Plain, MA
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Standardized tests can be tough, but as someone who scored a 33 on the ACT (comparable to a 2180 on the SAT), I'm ready and qualified to help you do the best you can! We will work through multiple practice exams, and I review all the test prep material before we meet so that we can work through the test question by question to help guide you through subject areas that might be tougher for you. We will also talk about general testing techniques and tips that will help you be the best standardized test taker you can be!

About Hannah
I am a woman of many hats, as you can most likely see by the subjects in which I offer lessons! I am a recent graduate of Simpson College, a small liberal arts school in the Midwest, with a double major in Vocal Performance and Mathematics. I am also a graduate of the International Baccalaureate program in high school, making me a strong writer and communicator. I am currently attending the Boston Conservatory for my Master's of Vocal Performance and I specialize in opera.

My goal is to always give you the most personalized experience possible! Whether it's a voice lesson or a math tutoring session, I cater the entire time to your exact needs and work outside our sessions to make sure I come in as prepared as possible to give you the exact experience you want.

I would love to talk to you in more detail about any of my areas of expe
rtise! Please feel free to get ahold of me and we can discuss what will best help you achieve your goals.
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Kip July 6, 2017
· Opera Voice · Online
Hannah was the music director at the Scotch Ridge Presbyterian Church in Carlisle, Iowa for the past three years, and was a wonderful addition to our congregation! I serve as the pastor of that church, and was always impressed with Hannah's ability to help not only plan the music for worship - this include weekly hymn selections - but also her incredible singing voice and vocal range. She will be missed dearly, and I do not hesitate in the least to recommend her expertise and skills in teaching.
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Kim June 7, 2017
· Classical Voice · In studio
Hannah is kind, patient, and knowledgeable. She is extremely musical and has a beautiful voice - and she plays the piano well! I highly recommend her!
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About Bill L.

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Chicago, IL
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I stress understanding (geometrically/analytically) rather than memorizing formulas. This ensures my students can derive formulas/solutions even without memorization.

I know firsthand how difficult it is to learn test taking skills whether you are a total newbie, or a budding intermediate, but I have overcame these challenges myself and will guide you to overcome them too. I also have close to 8 years of tutoring experience, which will surely come in handy!

About Bill
I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. This is where a tutor would come in handy.

I enjoy tutoring (doing it ever since I was in high school for my classmates) and helping other overcome problems that I have encountered myself because it enhances my own understanding and makes me happy that my self-studying is helping others. Sometimes, my students even bring up alternative ways of thinking that I have never thought of before!
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Nathan F. January 26, 2019
· Python · Online
Good explanations and efficient with time!
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Jasmine November 21, 2018
· Classical Piano · In studio
Had played piano when I was young, and missed playing it. Bill is an excellent motivator and helped me enjoy practicing again and playing new pieces!
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LT October 29, 2018
· Java · Online
Bill is very patient and breaks the material down in a simple way to understand. He's helpful and motivating. With his help, I was better able to understand my assignments and class material. Before his help, I was very confused about java concepts. I would definitely recommend him as a programming tutor!
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About Angeline T.

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North Hollywood, CA
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I have been tutoring SAT prep for several years. With a focus on filling content gaps and increasing speed, my students have positive results both on the SAT and in their math classes. One of my recent students improved his score by over 200 points. I have personally taken the SAT three times, including one in May 2018 where I scored a 99th percentile.

About Angeline
I graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Pre-Medical Biology major and psychology minor. Shortly after I graduated, I tested into the American Mensa organization (an organization open to those with IQs in the top 2% of the population). Prior to becoming a full-time tutor, I worked in various industries, including healthcare, IT security and web development. I have taken the SAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT and the MCAT, so I am familiar with the major tests and their associated strategies.

I decided to become a tutor because I understand how important it is to invest in our youth's education. With my particular background, my professional interests involve the math and sciences as well as standardized tests. I predominantly work with high school children to young adult college students, especially young ladies, as we need more of th
em in the STEM fields.

I'm a down to earth, easy-going tutor. In my sessions, I make learning fun and accessible whether your goal is to understand Calculus or improve your SAT score.
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Angeline T.

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About Nilay S.

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Wilmington, DE

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I have been teaching SAT Math for over a decade. I teach for SAT Math at an academy and also help students if they need individual help. Most of SAT questions are matter of practice and correct understanding of concepts. Good tutoring can help with both.

About Nilay
I have scored 750 on the GMAT test with a 98 percentile score. I have also scored a perfect 800 score in GRE Math with the 99 percentile. I have been teaching SAT, GMAT, ACT, MCAT and GRE prep for over 7 years. I have also taught calculus, algebra and college level physics and chemistry to students who need help. I have experience teaching college students as a teaching assistant with State University of New York when I pursued Masters there. I also have an MBA from Johns Hopkins.
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I have scored 750 on the GMAT test with a 98 percentile score. I have also scored a perfect 800 score in GRE Math with the 99 percentile. I have been teaching SAT, GMAT, ACT, MCAT and GRE prep for over 7 years. I have also taught calculus, algebra and college level physics and chemistry to students who need help. I have experience teaching college studen
ts as a teaching assistant with State University of New York when I pursued Masters there. I also have an MBA from Johns Hopkins.
I am currently a Management Consultant for a Consulting firm, love my job and teach on a part-time basis with most of teaching taking place over the evenings and weekends at the local library. I have worked with undergraduate and graduate students both one-on-one and in groups, tutoring them in subjects including but not limited to: Finance, GMAT, GRE, SAT, Algebra, Statistics, Calculus, Physics, Colloidal and Interface Chemistry, Environmental Design, Mass-Transfer and Heat Transfer.
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Nilay S.

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About Anthony C.

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Brooklyn, NY
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I have experience tutoring this in the past.

About Anthony
With 10+ years of tutoring experience under my belt, I've developed a teaching style that is supportive and compassionate, but also no-nonsense. I help students work to the highest level of their capabilities, providing expert knowledge and encouraging them to be active participants in their learning.

I have a BS in Biology from the University of Minnesota as well as an MD from St. George's University. Given my background, I'm very comfortable tutoring in the areas of math and science. In addition, I have received specialized training on prepping for standardized tests such as the ACT, SAT, GMAT, and MCAT and can help students navigate the ins and outs of these challenging exams.
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Emma May 15, 2019
· Geometry · In home
Anthony is a thorough professional and devoted tutor. My teenage daughter, who is homeschooling and takes 1 or 2 intensive courses at a time, was able to swiftly move through the geometry material with the excellent instruction and guidance of Anthony as her teacher.
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Molly May 4, 2019
· AP Physics · In home
I have referred several students to Anthony in subjects ranging from AP Physics to ACT prep. He is highly skilled in the subjects he teaches. Just as importantly he is very empathic, and kids enjoy working with him. He is kind with them while still being able to keep them focused and on track.
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About Timothy P.

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Flint, MI

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The first step to achieving SAT success is to learn about the structure of the test and why it's so essential for your future. The SAT is predictable. The more comfortable you are with the test structure, the more confidently you will approach each question type, thus maximizing your score.

It’s not just about knowing what’s on the SAT; it’s about knowing how to take the tests. I will help you identify and excel at the question types most common on the exam, and I'll share the proven strategies that will help you succeed on the SAT.

My proven strategies help you manage the exam effectively. You will gain confidence in knowing what to expect on the exam and knowing how to handle questions quickly and accurately.

Scoring high on the SAT is all about pacing. I will teach you how to stay ahead of the clock without getting careless. On the SAT, there’s no penalty for wrong answers; you'll learn when to spend time on a question and when to guess and move on.

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About Timothy
University of Michigan graduate Timothy Puckett has over 30 years experience serving Michigan families and students by providing expert, highly-individualized, academic tutoring in all academic areas: kindergarten through college. Professional references from current and former students gladly provided!
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About Madison S.

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Brookline, MA
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Ready to make standardized testing much less stressful? I have a high personal SAT and GRE score record and with bachelor's degrees in both Biology and Music, my interests and skills are wide-ranging. I offer a rigorous and focused but warm and welcoming tutoring environment, and I will tailor your sessions to your strengths and weaknesses so you can get the most improvement for your dollar. I have experience tutoring in math, English, and writing at multiple skill levels, and I know that SAT scores are not always reflective of someone's true ability - and I don't want a low score to hold you back from your academic goals. So let's get you on track to your dream school!

About Madison
I'm a student at Boston Conservatory at Berklee pursuing my master's degree in Vocal Performance, but my interests range far beyond singing! I'm originally from Sarasota, Florida, and I graduated from Duke University in 2016 with dual degrees in Biology and Music.

I know how stressful standardized testing can be, and I've been through the process myself with the SAT, and recently the GRE. SAT scores don't always reflect someone's true intelligence or abilities, and I want to help you reach your educational goals without being impeded by a low score! My teaching style is warm and supportive, but rigorous and focused. I love language and writing in particular, and I hope that this love and appreciation helps engage my students with their testing material. I have been tutoring in math, English, and writing for many years (I even spent a su
mmer teaching English classes in China!) and I cherish any opportunity to help a student reach their dream school.
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Madison S.

Brookline, MA 02445
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$34 / 30-min

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