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Tyree P.

Laurel, MD
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tyree P.

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I remember having trouble myself with some prealgebra and algebra concepts in the 8th grade. With a little after school help from my teacher, I was back on track and did well. In high school, most of my classmates had to start with high school level algebra as freshmen. I tested out and was able to go straight to geometry.

Later in life, I was teaching these same skills to young and older adults who were studying to earn their GED. The math section of the GED is where most do poorly and I'm proud to say that over 50 of my GED prep students received their Maryland State High School Diplomas!

About Tyree

Thank you for viewing my profile and considering me as a tutor. I look forward to the opportunity to share some of my knowledge with you or your child(ren). A big believer in helping others, I believe in using my talents to help others achieve their goals. As a former athlete, my first teaching e

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Susan S.

17 Reviews
Baltimore, MD
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA Communications from College of William and Mary
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Susan S.

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The function of grammar is to facilitate communication. The rules of grammar help with that. Rules can be broken, certainly, but you have to learn them first and see how they help your writing. Once you're clear on that, you can break rules. And I'll help you learn how to know when to do that.

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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Jason G.
Great teacher, really makes me love acting!
Jennie W.
I have had the best time learning how to sing with Susan! She is so patient and kind, and has such a great way of helping me actually visualize how I can make corrections in my singing. It has been such a pleasure and is a real highlight of my week. And--bonus--I have really progressed!
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Jennifer W.

8 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA, chemistry major, French minor from Drew University
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Jennifer W.

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I have taught more than 8,000 science, math, and foreign language lessons and enjoy spreading my enthusiasm for physics, chemistry, geometry, algebra, pre-calculus, French, and other subjects. I am patient, understanding, and knowledgeable and willing to repeat explanations as often as necessary or modify my approach to aid in comprehension.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US

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Excellent instructor...Jennifer.
Haliah E.
My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.

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Tabitha B.

Teaches Online
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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Associates of Arts from Ranger College
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Tabitha B.

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This is for someone who is struggling on reading. I want to slowly teach or tutor someone on how to read properly. I know some kids have a hard time learning to read, which is why I want to take it slow and easy. Slow so the child doesn't feel rushed and easy so the child has an easier time. I do not want the child to feel helpless, I would love to help.

About Tabitha

Hello! My name is Tabitha and I love the flute. I want to teach others the way of the instrument. I graduated in 2017 from high school and then in 2019 with my Associates of Arts. I have been playing the flute for 10 years now and I would love to share my knowledge and skills with someone who is wi

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Melissa M.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Melissa M.

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Lessons would be individualized to focus on areas that need the most guidance.

About Melissa

I have been teaching since 2006 on a variety of topics. I graduated with an BA from the University of Wisconsin. My degree is in History with and emphasis on East Asian history. I've taught all age groups from age 2 up to retirees. My teaching experience includes one-on-one and group classes

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Jennifer A.
Melissa really knows her stuff and she's a fun teacher. Highly recommend!
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Mattias
Great first lesson. My son really enjoyed it.
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Donovan C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Donovan C.

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Alongside working both as a writing center consultant and tutor for years, both paid and volunteer work, I hold a BA in English and Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Montevallo as well as an MA in English from Tulane University. In addition, I hold a CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults) and have some experience teaching pre-intermediate and upper-intermediate English language learners. With learners, I make a point of us working together to see what needs the most improvement for the sake of our shared work in learning. I would be happy to help you improve your English language use!

About Donovan

I am a writer. I graduated from the University of Montevallo with my BA in English and Interdisciplinary Studies in May 2019 and, this past December 2020, received my MA in English from Tulane University. Recently, I received my Cambridge Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languag

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"My second grader joined one of Lisa's writing classes. It was 3 kiddos and they all LOVED! Even over zoom, Lisa made a connection with my child who simply adored her. After just a few lessons, my child said, "Lisa makes me feel like I'm a real writer." For a child who was a reluctant writer, I do not think think there is higher praise! I saw my child both become inspired to write and grow in confidence. I recommned Lisa without reservations!"
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"Colin is very knowledgeable and helpful. He does an excellent job of teaching the concepts and has been more than helpful with specific word problems. He is very thorough and has made additional concept videos to help my daughter understand physics concepts. We've appreciated his help. Thank you, Colin!"
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"Monica is a wonderful teacher. She is patient and my son loved her from the first day. She has an easygoing demeanor and she makes math fun for him; she also sends a bunch of worksheets for him to work on in between. My son is entering 4th grade and I wanted him to work on some preview math skills before starting schoo. Monica was the perfect person I was looking for to work with him."
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Took Basic Math lessons from Monica U.
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"Lauren said that Crissy moved the subject matter along a little too fast for her so she became a little intimidated. I know there is a short amount of tutoring time and that may have been the problem. My only request is to really make sure Lauren is grasping the material"
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Took Algebra lessons from Crissy A.
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"She is the most qualified and knowledgeable person for this job on Takelessons.She has more real life work-experiences than any other teacher on Takelessons. I am an IT Freelancer and needed basic accounting lessons to maintain my online business,she was able to help me clearly with everything.
I would highly recommend Amrita as your next accounting teacher if you want to learn easily and quickly and actually be able to apply accounting concepts to your real life business. The class was fun,Thanks again Amrita for your time."
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Took ACT Math lessons from Mena H.
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