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Susan S.

15 Reviews
Baltimore, MD
Starting at $60
  • BA Communications from College of William and Mary
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Susan S.

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About Susan

Acting – I have taught all kinds of acting, including Audition Skills, Shakespeare, Stage, Film & TV, Dramatic, Comedic, whatever. I also have quite a bit of experience performing in all those arenas. I have a relationship with one of the best management agencies in the area, so my students get fas

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Jesse W.
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Andrew
I've been taking lessons with Susan Scher for about two months now. I can easily say I've been impressed at how much I've improved. I look forward to lessons every week. I feel that soon enough I'll be able to audition for roles in film and television. If you live in the Baltimore area and are interested in voice acting or any acting in general. Contact her and go, you won't be disappointed.
Imuetinyan Ugiagbe
I did not know what to expect when I signed up to take classes with Susan. I decided to take classes with her for two reasons: Her studio is not far from me and 2, the good reviews left by her clients. All I wanted was to learn the fundamentals and techniques about acting. Susan was excellent and very patient. She offered water in each lesson, which is also very kind. Her interpersonal connection brings a sense of comfort. Her studio is very neat and welcoming. I do not have regrets in my selections and I know you won't be disappointed too.

Meagan D.

3 Reviews
Bethesda, MD
Starting at $80
  • Teaches students 3 to 30
  • Bachelor's of Science-Mathematics Education and Elementary Education from Grand Valley State University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Meagan D.

3 Reviews
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I have worked with ages 4-11 in writing.

About Meagan

Hello, my name is Meagan D., and I have been living in the DC area for about 5 years. I attended Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, MI. I have my Bachelor's of Science Degree, a Michigan's Provisional Teacher's Certificate, and a Maryland Teacher's Certificate. My major was Mathematics

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Abbas
The teacher is very nice to the student, helps the student in different ways, and explains problem so the student understands their mistake.
Charley
Meagan is very flexible and is a great teacher. She doesn't make the student feel self-conscious about answering wrong, She gently asks the student to explain how they came up with the answer and allows them to correct themselves. If the student doesn't realize their error during the explanation, she explains to the student wherein the equation they made an error. She also repeats the problem areas with the student until they have a full understanding of the process.

I sought Meagan out after my daughter came home with a failing grade in Algebra I. I am very happy with my selection, she is the perfect fit for my daughter. She is very flexible and I appreciate that she doesn't make my daughter feel like her lack of understanding of the subject matter makes her inadequate. I am going to continue hiring Meagan for the duration of the school year, my daughter really likes her and is learning far more than she is from her regular classroom environment.
Claire G.
She's great!
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Ben U.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded 2012 Johnstone Woodwinds Composition Competition -- Audience Favorite Award from Ohio State University
  • BM in Music Composition, BA in Classics (Greek & Latin) from Ohio State University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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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,

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Benjamin Ryan P.
Are first lesson and Benjamin said it was AWESOME
ZEYAD
First lesson: Very patient, organized, great instructions. Very happy overall!
Kevin
I'm senior high school student from the Netherlands. Since 6 weeks I take English lesson from Ben to improve my conversation & writing skills. I'm very happy with the result!

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Monica U.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Masters Degree from Loyola College
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Monica U.

7 Reviews
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Lesson Planning for Distance Learning- For parents needing assistance with writing lesson plans, please let me know! I can work with you to come up with lesson ideas for Writing and English for your children during distance learning.

I have years of experience grading and reviewing papers. I thoroughly proofread for typographical errors, mistakes in grammar, style, and spelling. I am familiar with MLA writing style and footnoting. I can also teach others how to insert Headers and Footers.
*This does not include writing the papers for you.

About Monica

*As Maryland is currently still in Phase 1, I am only available for Online lessons at this time. Once Md moves to Phase 3, I will be available for in-home lessons.* I have a Master's Degree in Education and 5 years of teaching experience. I have been a private tutor now for over 10 years for chi

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Taylor
Excellent!
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Olivia T.
My name is Olivia Monica is helping me with me reading she is a great teacher to work with and she is make me feel more confidint in my reading.
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DrChandana B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 to 22
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DrChandana B.

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Doctorate tutor: Brain Scientist. Received doctorate degree in the year 2012. Taken GRE, TOEFL and TSE between years 2003-2005. Worked as a graduate teaching/research assistant for 7 years. Have been a research mentor for mentees since 2005.

Tutor For: English, Writing, Science for years 3-17 and Math (3-10 years).

Teaching methods: Student-centered, implementation of models, analogies, illustrations and hands-on training, wherever needed.

Personality: Friendly, creative, loves teaching, loves kids.

About DrChandana

Doctorate tutor: Brain Scientist. Received doctorate degree in the year 2012. Taken GRE, TOEFL and TSE between years 2003-2005. Worked as a graduate teaching/research assistant for 7 years. Have been a research mentor for mentees since 2005. Also an independent business owner. Tutor For: Eng

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Larry P.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $21
  • Awarded Dean's List from Ashford University
  • Master's Degree in Education (MAEd) from Ashford University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Larry P.

30 Reviews
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Writing, whether it is creative or for essays and/or research, has structure to it - We will discuss the structure of what writing needs to be done, as well as the best way to go about doing it.

About Larry

***My Takelessons Blog Posts:*** http://takelessons.com/blog/acting-in-famous-Shakespeare-plays http://takelessons.com/blog/how-to-have-stage-presence My name is Larry, and I was born and raised in Chicago and now call the Phoenix, AZ metro area home. I have a Master's Degree in Education (H

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Elice G.
My son has been taking lessons with Larry for the past few months and has made great progress. Larry is a very knowledgeable and talented tutor. My son really enjoys their lessons and we are so happy with the academic results. Thank you Larry!
Chanda S.
Fantastic lesson as always!
Stepanka D.
My son loved his class with Larry. He explained patiently. My son is looking forward to his next lesson.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Columbia, MD

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Columbia 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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$62 average
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"My daughter needed help with her writing portfolio for an audition. I knew that the competition was going to be fierce and while I believe that my daughter has real talent I also knew that she needed help organizing here ideas. Needless to say, she was selected to participate in the writing program. We both know that Jonita’s guidance and collaboration helped her achieve that goal. Jonita’s teaching style is exceptional and refreshing. My daughter hopes to work with her again as she transitions to the next stage of her journey as a young writer."
Greer
Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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"Very caring, empathetic manner. Able to easily connect with my 8 year old daughter."
Asha-Kaelyn
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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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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"My son enjoys writing lessons with Steve and has improved writing skills just after 3-4 sessions with Steve. Before he used to hate doing writing at home but now he likes it which is a big change."
Rudra
Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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"A great resource for teaching young writers to elaborate and cite evidence. Both are key components to being a successful writer for the state writing Assessment."
Schandell
Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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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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"When it came time to apply to graduate school, I wanted to express every ounce of appreciation for public health – except I struggled with transferring much of that admiration into writing. I could easily call up experiences and memories during conversation, but to fashion them into a fluid essay remained a tall task. This is where Nick really shined. We spent hours talking through these experiences with a focus on harnessing their emotional footprint. It took some open-mindedness, plus the will to resist the inertial tug of old habits, but with Nick’s help I was able to write from a place of passion for the first time in my life."
Omar
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Dr. Dianala is amazing at what she does! Recently, I was having a difficult time writing an essay for a scholarship that I wanted to apply for. I had no clue as to what direction I wanted to go in. Dr. Dianala, helped me to organize my thoughts and helped to produce an excellent scholarship essay that greatly exceeded my expectations. She is always willing to lend a helping hand and also serves as a mentor for me. You cannot go wrong by choosing her!"
Rukia
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Dr. Dianala is a fantastic writing coach. I appreciated the guidance in developing research-based papers, including the implementation of APA 6th edition. As a college student, APA skills are very important and knowing how to apply it is critical to a successful paper. Awesome teacher/tutor/coach!"
J Allen
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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