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Vicki C.

Melrose, MA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts, psychology from Pomona College
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Vicki C.

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Hi! My name is Vicki, and I tutor high schoolers, college students and professionals in all things English. I can help with research papers, resumes, fiction/non-fiction writing, and essays (including those pesky college application personal statements!). I am skilled with document structure, grammar, punctuation, and vocabulary.

About Vicki

Hi! My name is Vicki, and I tutor high schoolers, college students and professionals in all things English. I can help with research papers, resumes, fiction/non-fiction writing, and essays (including those pesky college application personal statements!). I am skilled with document structure, gramm

Johanna B.

2 Reviews
Somerville, MA
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Master of Music from San Francisco Conservatory of Music
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Johanna B.

2 Reviews
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Analytical/expository. Learn to organize your thoughts on paper and communicate clearly.

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Currently teaching all lessons online! Whether you have aspirations to become a professional singer, sing in a community choir, learn to harmonize with friends, or just sound around the campfire, I'll work with you to achieve your musical goals! Some skills you'll learn will include: bre

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Liz
I joined a small group session with Johanna a few times and it was one of the most positive singing experiences of my life. Johanna is extremely knowledgeable, patient, and kind. As a novice singer, it was really awesome for me to learn more about how to use my breath and body as a tool to free my voice. Johanna is truly embodied in her work and her enthusiasm and passion are contagious. Whether you are a professional or a beginner, I can't recommend Johanna more highly.
MarcusS2
Johanna knows what she is doingShe knows how to get me to produce a better toneI just have to remember the techniques and keep on practicingShe is patient and effective, and she prioritizes the my weakest areas
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Christopher A.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Economics from pitzer college
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christopher A.

13 Reviews
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I have taught writing for over five years and love to teach it because writing is my passion. I have written several award winning screenplays and work also work as a freelance writer. I have helped students write college essays which have helped them get into their first choice, graduate students with their research papers on psychology, nursing and business as well as young students writing some of their first creative essays... and everything in between.

About Christopher

I have tutored all sections of both the ACT and SAT as well as many other subjects for over five years and have logged over 3,000 tutoring hours as well as over 650 five star ratings through other tutoring services. I tutor because I love the challenge of helping people understand new ideas and e

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Adriana
Best experience! My son who is on 6th grade had to take the SSAT in a short period of time and Chris got him engaged from the first class, not easy for an online class. He was easy to communicate and was open to work with our schedule. Thanks for all the work you did!
Shaniya
Great Algebra tutor! Chris was tutoring my daughter in algebra. He picked up very quickly to see where her weakness is. He is very patient and takes his time in making sure my daughter gets it done. Excellent tutor.

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Simeon S.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Top 50 Tutors, USA from WyzAnt
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Simeon S.

7 Reviews
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Though I teach for a living while completing my degree, I'm also a writer. Research and essay writing appeal to me especially, not to mention fiction.

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The most important attributes of any teacher are empathy and patience. I currently attend Harvard University and work as a professional writer and tutor. I've lived all over the United States, although I grew up in Scotland of all places. My scores on the SAT and ACT were perfect (1600 and 36 re

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Lucas
Words cannot express how awesome Simeon is....but here is an attempt. As parents, my wife and I cannot say enough great things about Simeon. Our child was preparing for his second attempt at the SAT's. Our child has a 4.0 GPA but did not do as well as he would have liked on the SAT's his first time. Our son was hesitant at first to work with a tutor since he thought he could prepare on his own and improve his score but as parents, we decided he needed outside help. That's when we found Simeon. Our son not only increased his SAT scores by almost 100 points in a very short window, but he extremely enjoyed his time with Simeon. Now that he and Simeon no longer meet on a weekly basis our son misses his time with Simeon. Simeon is extremely intelligent and has a way of explaining the concepts in a manner that anyone can understand. Simeon truly cares about the students he works with. We have another child entering high school next year and you better believe if he needs any tutoring Simeon will be getting a call.
Thelma A.
Very intellectual and patient ... Cares and wanted to help .
Sadie
Simeon has been an absolutely invaluable resource for my SAT prep. His encouragement is appropriately supplemented by challenging material and (appropriately) challenging expectations. He manages to make studying for the SAT fun rather than a laborious task and I could not recommend him more.

Lilia B.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Bulgarian, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lilia B.

15 Reviews
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Is your child is struggling to grasp key concepts in his or her language arts class? Are you a student working on a large-scale term paper, or preparing for the SAT or AP exams? Or a high schooler looking to build the best college acceptance essay possible? Whatever your or your child's age or grade level, I will provide the instruction needed to accomplish your or your child's academic goals. I make writing fun and productive by setting challenging yet realistic goals and providing engaging lesson plans that will drive the student to be attentive and engaged. My lessons go beyond simply explaining the rules of grammar and sentence structure, but truly teaching each student how to proactively apply the concepts of language arts to daily life to fully absorb the subject matter and create a foundation to build upon in the years to come. My goal is to unlock each student's unique writer's voice and give him or her the confidence and technique to tackle any writing assignment, from ...

About Lilia

Hello, my name is Lilia! I have over a decade experience in teaching and offer private lessons in guitar, piano, and voice with a balance between theory, technique, and and ear training to help you play the songs you love to listen to. I created my own lesson book for guitar and am currently wo

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Ashley
My daughter loves Lilia!
Jacob S.
She came prepared and was accommodating. Lilia showed patience with my son with autism, which I appreciated and was relieved to see. She also has great pedagogical knowledge of how to instruct a child in piano.
Nikki
She does "unclean" vocals in her band, Karkaza but is super knowledgeable on regular singing. After only a couple months, I'm beginning to see some progress despite my years singing improperly.
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Sophia C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, Mandarin
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Bachelor in Mathematical and Computational Biology from Harvey Mudd College
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Sophia C.

1 Review
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I love writing and learning different languages. Writing has been something that helps me de-stress and challenges me to always articulate my thoughts clearly. I have helped high school students on essay assignments, creative writing, and on college essays that eventually helped a couple of them get into their dream schools. If you simply want to improve, I would have prompts and other materials that could help you achieve your goal.

About Sophia

Hi there! I am majoring in mathematical and computational biology at Harvey Mudd College. I love studying the sciences because it's exciting to learn how things work and to logic things out. I love working with others - I have been tutoring students (ranging from elementary school to high school) o

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Michele
Sophia worked with my daughter during her Junior year of high school. My daughter was really struggling to understand the material and Sophia was a huge help. Sophia broke the lessons down and was able to instruct my daughter in a way that she could comprehend. Her grade improved by one letter which was wonderful. We truly appreciated Sophia's help.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Jamaica Plain, MA

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Jamaica Plain is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $22 and $240 per hour.
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45 min
$62 average
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"nothing but good things to say about melisa very help full person to work with I hope we can still do businesses together..."
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Took Writing lessons from Melissa Q.
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"My 11 year old daughter has learned a lot from Morgan in just a few lessons. Has been a good experience for her. Thanks Morgan!"
Gia
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Dr. Dianala has been instrumental with helping me develop reporting documents for my church. I was impressed with her help with another church where she helped develop fliers and letters of introduction to organizations to help with the church's soup kitchen initiatives. Overall, it seems to me that Dr. Dianala can develop writing documents for any situation...She is wonderful!"
William
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"She is the best teacher!"
Xiuli
Took Writing lessons from Cathryn K.
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"Ally is a deep, introspective writer. She touches upon the human condition in her writing, which can be related upon by anyone."
Nick
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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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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"Mr Henry helped in improving my son's writing skills. He is a wonderful teacher. My son was struggling with writing. He used to be shy of writing and now he seems to be more confident in writing. Mr. Henry not only taught him different types of writing but also improved his vocabulary skills. I highly recommend him for learning/improving writing skills."
TARUN CHAWLA
Took Writing lessons from Henry M.
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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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"Anne is learning a lot. Great job Morgan."
Anne
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Allie is a very talented writer. Her creativity draws you in as a reader. Very talented."
Scott
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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