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Jillian V.

64 Reviews
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Starting at $90
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Bachelor's of Science, Music Therapy, Classical Voice, Creative Writing from SUNY New Paltz
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Jillian V.

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Ever since I was a child, I absolutely loved to write. During my sessions as creative writing tutor, I hope to foster that same love for writing. My students are challenged to stay true to their own voice while simultaneously considering craft, style, syntax, structure, and the myriad elements of engaging, successful writing. My sessions can be catered to a specific goal (standardized testing), or can be an open-ended experience invaluable to academic success.

About Jillian

I have a Master's degree in Music Therapy, am a nationally board certified music therapist (MT-BC); performer and vocal instructor (Bachelor's in Classical Voice); certified yoga instructor and meditation guide (200+); certified and attuned Reiki master; professional writer and editor. ...I find

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Angie M.
Jillian taught our two 6 year-old daughters how to play the guitar! Jillian is always so patient, encouraging, and always takes the time to foster a caring friendship with each of them. Our girls adore her, and we’re sure everyone who knows her does as well. If you want a stress-free and happy learning experience with the guitar, look no further than Jillian!
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Debbie K.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded Best Actor Award from Will Wallace Acting Company
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Debbie K.

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I have tutored multiple students in writing from young beginners to older students working on high school and college essays or prep for the SAT. Generally, I work with students on their current homework, but have plenty of other writing tools we can utilize.

About Debbie

Tutoring has been a major part of my life for over 7 years and I love it. Seeing the excitement in a student's eyes when they finally get something they've struggled with is why I do what I do. My strength is in getting to know the way a student learns best and finding techniques that support that s

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Ty K.
Debbie is on time, a good teacher, and very pleasant. My 9 yr old enjoys his lessons.
Monica G.
Debbie is amazing! My 10 year old daughter looks so forward to her lessons and practices throughout the week! Debbie is positive, energetic and very knowledgeable. We want to move onto tutoring as well... We are fortunate to have met her. Look at her resume!
Angela M.
My daughter loves Debbie. She makes it fun, so my daughter wants to learn more.
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Jonathan G.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Ph.D., Music from University of Washington (Seattle)
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Jonathan G.

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I have both taught this subject as a tutor to private students and taught it in a classroom setting. I have done so for over twenty years.

About Jonathan

I have nearly thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish.

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Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
Jordan
Jordan really enjoyed his first lesson. Jonathan validated for him that the daily work he is putting in is helpful and gave him small steps to go forward with.
Catalina
Great first lesson! Friendly, and very easy to follow. Looking forward to our next lesson.

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Victor P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Victor P.

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About Victor

Learning and sharing knowledge are my life. As a medical doctor, surgeon and health coach I've done plenty of studying, learning from others, teaching, explaining, listening and communicating effectively. As a tutor I look forward to getting to know your unique way of thinking about your particula

Johanna B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Vocal Department Award of Excellence from San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • Teaching since 2006
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Johanna B.

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

About Johanna

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: brea

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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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Larry P.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $21
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Larry P.

31 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 two Master's Degrees in Education

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Ritam R.
Mr. Larry is very knowledgeable and attention to detail. I enjoy lesson with him.
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!

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Amityville, NY

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Amityville is $76. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $240 per hour.
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$56 average
45 min
$71 average
60 min
$76 average

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"Wow! Very thorough and caring professional. Interested in evaluating where the individual's writing skills are; what are their goals; and how to develop a lesson plan based on the age and school district requirements. On our second lesson, my 13 y/o daughter's sentence structure has already noticibly improved! Can't wait to see how much more she improves!
Would recommend without hesitation!"
Danni
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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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"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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"My kids' school teachers and classmates were very impressed with their writing skills after attending writing workshops with Jonita. She has a gift for inspiring children and they always have a great time."
Akindeji
Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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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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"My son just had his first lesson with Dr. D and he said he learned so much from Dr. D and is really looking forward to learning more from Dr. D. Thank you Dr. D!"
Willard
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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"Anne is learning a lot. Great job Morgan."
Anne
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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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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"Ulyana is very nice, and my son really enjoys the lesson."
Berret
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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