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Sara G.

26 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sara G.

26 Reviews
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I have taught academic writing to grade school children and Ph.D. candidates, so I can adapt my methods and materials to suit whatever your needs may be.

I have experience teaching students from a number of language backgrounds, and an MA in TESOL, so non-native speakers of English are encouraged to reach out.

I look forward to helping you express yourself effectively in writing!

IF A TIME IS NOT LISTED AS AVAILABLE, PLEASE SEND ME A MESSAGE. I CAN PROBABLY ACCOMMODATE YOU :)

About Sara

A university English teacher right in your living room! I am a lifelong language learner who wants to help others express themselves effectively in English. A little about me: - I have a Masters degree in teaching English as a second language - I have online and on the ground teaching experi

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Zikun
She is my favorite English teacher, I learn a lot of English grammar from her. She recommends some English movies, which are good for learning English listening!
Alice
Sara is very nice! She has a lot of patience to help us during the class and also after the class. (I like her so much because she is very beautiful and funny!!! )
Olivia
I took professor Sara's ESL writing class in SCAD in 2020 and got a great improvement. Each lesson of Sara is carefully prepared. Although my class is at 8 am in the morning, she looks energetic every day. This improves my motivation for learning. In addition, she will carefully review every assignment I handed in and make suggestions for revision. The ten-week course I spent with her was intense and interesting. If you are looking for a professor who can help you improve your English skills, I will definitely recommend Professor Sara!
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Randy M.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Mandarin, English, French, Latin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Performer's Associate of The Royal Conservatory Diploma in Piano Performance from The Royal Conservatory, Toronto
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Randy M.

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This course offers insight on basic to intermediate rudiments of writing as well as advanced concepts in writing prose and poetry. It is perfect for developing outstanding essay writing. You can strengthen your skills with academic and creative writing with me.

About Randy

I'm a pianist-singer specialized in Western Art, jazz, and musical theatre idioms and I teach lessons in all classical and contemporary styles. I was conservatory-trained at Shenandoah University where I earned dual BM's in Performance and Jazz Studies, one of only a handful in its history to do so

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Sirina
Randy did an excellent job. Very patient and knowledgeable regarding the subject matter.
Daniel
Randy is a great singing tutor. He’s patient, flexible and encouraging. My son is a little reserved boy and not comfortable at expressing his feelings, and Randy helped him reading through every phrases before the singing. That was very helpful. Thank you Randy!
Amy E.
Very knowledgeable and patient. Broke down challenging concepts and problems in very understandable terms. Saved me hours a week of having to read my child’s textbook and watch YouTube to teach my child what he wasn’t understanding from his middle school teacher.
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Lisa F.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Master of Teaching English from Tufts University
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Lisa F.

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Students hate writing because they’ve been disenfranchised. They are told to write about things that are of no interest to them. Or they are continually drowned in a flood of suggestions and critique. I helped students who think they hate to write by helping them see that writing is an extension of their interests. I use what a student loves to break through and help them see that writing can be meaningful to them, not just an assignment from the teacher.

I understand that skills taught does not equal skills learned and that every person needs his or her own personalized approach to learning. Therefore, everyone receives an individualized program geared to his or her needs and interests. With a mindful approach, we can get to what’s really going on and make learning moments easier for everyone.

About Lisa

With over two decades of teaching experience, I help students get in touch with how they learn best. My services are tailored to each individual because the process of writing can reveal specific barriers to, and opportunities for learning and growing. I use mindfulness as a tool: I actively listen

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Cinzia
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!
Fang
My child started working with Lisa a few years ago. We felt at that time his school was not able to provide sufficient curriculum and support both for reading and writing. Lisa is very skilled in gaining trust with us and has been really flexible in tailoring the work based on the needs and providing excellent teaching and coaching for my child. He has thrived over the past couple of years in reading comprehension, and has made significant strides in becoming a more confident writer. With Lisa's help, my child was able to attain great results in standardized tests. Thank you, Lisa.
Desiree
My introverted 8 year old found a small group that she could flourish with under Lisa's tutelage. Lisa introduced topics that kept the kids engaged and excited, and my daughter's writing continued long after the class was over. She was so excited about what she had written, she even shared some of her writing from this class with her regular school class! Lisa presents the material in a level appropriate and fun way, encouraging the students to create without fear of mistake, and with gentle guidance to the correct style or form.

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Elizabeth B.

66 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Master of Fine Arts from Goddard College
  • Teaching since 1992
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Elizabeth B.

66 Reviews
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Tutoring or help with writing college and graduate school essays, papers, research projects, theses, and more. Help with grammar, mechanics, organization, format, body of paper, citations, bibliographies, and all pertinent aspects and skills in post-secondary school writing.

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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Katy G.
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Elizabeth was well prepared and very organized!
Heather Robertson
Elizabeth is an outstanding teacher, and my daughter looks forward to her weekly lesson. My daughter has grown so much on the violin since she started studying with Elizabeth, including being selected for the symphonic high school orchestra as an incoming freshman. I love the way Elizabeth weaves in historical context and artistry. Glad we signed up!

Luisa M.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Music Business and Songwriting from University of Miami
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Luisa M.

3 Reviews
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Being a writer and having a type-A personality, I absolutely love writing essays and especially, proof-reading essays. I have years of training editing papers as I was a student-assistant at my university's English department.

About Luisa

Hi! I am a singer/songwriter and actress. I am graduating from Berklee College of Music, after studying at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami for 3 years (I majored in Music Business with a minor in song writing). I just moved back to Miami from living in Los Angeles for 2 yea

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Johnny
5 stars
Gwenyth
Luisa is an amazing teacher! She made the class fun and comfortable.
Talia D.
Luisa is delightful!

Crissy A.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Marine Biology from University of California, Santa Cruz
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Crissy A.

10 Reviews
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have been teaching for five years. I match my curriculum to the goals of my students. I help with homework and add additional problems for the areas that they are having difficulty understanding. I like to use real life and visual representations as often as possible to help the student gain a more thorough understanding of the subject matter. I believe that learning should be fun and strive to inspire my students to enjoy learning even if they think the subject is a challenge.

About Crissy

I am a 34 year old teacher. I have a B.S. in Marine Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz. I am currently finishing my teaching credential in the next couple of weeks. I have taught at an after school science program for underprivileged children as well as done tutoring throughout m

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Camilla
Great first lesson!!!
Patricia T.
Crissy is so helpful with biology. She takes her time on the first lesson to learn how you learn. I found her very helpful and she made learning biology easy and fun for me.
Andrew
Crissy was fantastic with our son and got him back on track with his Algebra studies. She was professional, yet engaging and connected very will with our student. She was prepared, knowledgeable and up to speed on the topics that were being covered in the class. Highly recommended.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Minneapolis, MN

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Minneapolis is $78. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $240 per hour.
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$72 average
60 min
$78 average

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"My introverted 8 year old found a small group that she could flourish with under Lisa's tutelage. Lisa introduced topics that kept the kids engaged and excited, and my daughter's writing continued long after the class was over. She was so excited about what she had written, she even shared some of her writing from this class with her regular school class! Lisa presents the material in a level appropriate and fun way, encouraging the students to create without fear of mistake, and with gentle guidance to the correct style or form."
Desiree
Took Writing lessons from Lisa F.
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"Natalie is by far the best and most capable tutor I have ever worked with. I am so confident in her ability to help in any subject that I plan to reach out to her during my next class. She is really that good and I'm thankful I found her!"
Tom
Took Writing lessons from Natalie G.
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"My child started working with Lisa a few years ago. We felt at that time his school was not able to provide sufficient curriculum and support both for reading and writing. Lisa is very skilled in gaining trust with us and has been really flexible in tailoring the work based on the needs and providing excellent teaching and coaching for my child. He has thrived over the past couple of years in reading comprehension, and has made significant strides in becoming a more confident writer. With Lisa's help, my child was able to attain great results in standardized tests. Thank you, Lisa."
Fang
Took Writing lessons from Lisa F.
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"Dr. Dianala is very personable and professional."
Ellis
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Ally's a talented writer and poet. Her writings clearly reflect a mature, introspective young woman in tune with the human condition."
Aaron
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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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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"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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"Nick is helping my kids with reading and writing. He’s very skilled, experienced, patient and thoughtful."
Aydin & Mikah
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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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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"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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