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Kara S.

6 Reviews
Doylestown, PA
Starting at $35
  • Bachelor of Music - Vocal Performance from University of the Arts
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kara S.

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I assist in learning effective ways to research, build outlines, find strong thesis arguments with excellent introductions and conclusions.

About Kara

I am a vocal and piano instructor based in Doylestown, PA as well as an online voice and piano instructor. I went to the University of the Arts in Philadelphia where I obtained a masters and bachelor's in voice, with extensive studying in piano. I have been teaching voice and piano for 11 years. I

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Hadley
Really great first class, Kara is very patient and we had a very productive first lesson! My daughter is 5 and really looking forward to continue!
Dominic
A really great teacher! Highly recommend.
Sophia T.
My daughter is really enjoying her lessons.
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Ally Z.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $19
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Psychology from Ohio University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Ally Z.

37 Reviews
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I've had many diverse experiences which qualify me to teach private writing lessons at an affordable price. I am a published poet, creative writer, and am currently in the editing stages of writing a book for publication. I edit papers for family and friends and took Advanced Placement writing courses in high school and writing and poetry courses in college. During graduate school, I was selected as a Graduate Assistant, editing book chapters and authoring and co-authoring articles for publication. I'd love to share my passion for writing and help you develop into an accomplished writer!

I'm an uplifting, hardworking, and caring person and my teaching style is encouraging, precise, and collaborative. My goal is to help you be "a cut above the rest". I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

About Ally

Hi, there! My name is Ally and I can't wait to meet you! I've been playing the clarinet for 15 years and teaching private lessons for 3 years. I have loved helping my students improve their sound, technique, and rhythm on the clarinet. I am proud to be able to teach private lessons at an affordable

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Aaron
Ally's a talented writer and poet. Her writings clearly reflect a mature, introspective young woman in tune with the human condition.
Scott
Allie is a very talented writer. Her creativity draws you in as a reader. Very talented.
Nick
Ally is a deep, introspective writer. She touches upon the human condition in her writing, which can be related upon by anyone.
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Henry M.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Journalism, German from Humboldt State University
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Henry M.

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I'm an Emmy Award-winning writer with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, having taught all levels with more than 30 years experience.

About Henry

Award winning journalist and teacher with international experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and the United States. Certified teacher with experience in all levels and with all ages. Both a Liberal Arts and a Science major.

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Marilyn G.
We experienced helpful guidance in learning new concepts. His breadth of knowledge in so many areas is motivating and fun.
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Haru A.
He is great!!!!

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Ginni A.

79 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French, Italian, German
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts Art & Design, minor in Psychology, music classes from Brigham Young University
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Ginni A.

79 Reviews
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Moms and Dads, I'm here to help! This is a challenging time and whatever I can do to relieve your burden, I'll do it. Whether it be writing, math, reading, spelling, social studies, history or any other subject that you've been designated as the teacher, I'd love to help you and your child. I've been teaching for 25 years, focusing on how each student needs to learn and helping them to succeed. You can do this! Your child can too!

About Ginni

Moms and Dads, this is a challenging time and whatever I can do to relieve your burden, I'm here to help. Whether it be math, reading, spelling, social studies, history, music or any other subject that you've been designated as the teacher, I'd love to help you and your child. I've been teaching fo

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Angela
Ginni is so patient and absolutely amazing at connecting with my children. I couldn’t recommend her more!
Chimezule O.
She was very caring and she was able to evaluate what my child needed.
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Christopher A.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christopher A.

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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.

Ilona M.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Polish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Master of Arts ESOL from Florida Atlantic University
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Ilona M.

18 Reviews
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Writing has many components, the most important are vocabulary, sentence structure and grammar. I will teach you how to write in academic format and how to create well design topic sentence.

About Ilona

When I work on any subject I always amend to the student's request adhering to all guidelines and ensure I meet my student's and his/her parents expectations on this and make my student achieve the best grade possible because that is my objective. That is my promise to my students. I am e

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Adriana L.
I am finally learning how to play the violin and read music. Ilona is a great teacher, very patient and friendly.
Viviana
Very detailed oriented, and professional
Bryce G.
I'm sorry, I cannot handle this Instructor for my children. She wasn't me but she's not quite the people person I expected. Her personality is not a good match for a high school tutor. Unfortunately her English is not good enough. Her accent is entirely too strong. Also she does not know enough Geometry to help my kids.

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Average Cost of Writing Lessons in Philadelphia, PA

The average cost of 60-minute writing lessons in Philadelphia is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $110 per hour.
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$61 average
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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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"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 son feels encouraged and interested in writing. That is a win!"
Fisher
Took Writing lessons from Michael R.
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"We really enjoy Becky as a writing tutor for our 13 year old son! She gets kids and figures out what interests them and gets them to write about topics that they are passionate about! Highly recommend for kids!"
Jake
Took Writing lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Anne is learning a lot. Great job Morgan."
Anne
Took Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Ally was a fantastic graduate assistant! She was extremely helpful in editing/writing and could be a real asset for those seeking some additional assistance and support in writing/editing!"
Matthew Paylo, YSU
Took Writing lessons from Ally Z.
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"I met him today and he’s amazing! He gets what I’m trying to gain from writing and I’m excited moving forward!"
Kathlyn
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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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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"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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