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Stephen A.

Coraopolis, PA
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  • Awarded Pittsburgh All Star Educator Award from University of Pittsburgh/Pittsburgh Post Gazette
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • ABD Composition and Writing from University of PIttsburgh
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Stephen A.

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I have over forty years of teaching and writing experience, from middle school writing, to high school, to the University level, including professional and business writing. I served as the Writing Specialist for the Pennsylvania's Department of Education and also was a founding member of the Pennsylvania Writing Project. My work on my Ph.D. took me to understanding composition at it's most basic level, and I studied carefully the advent of writing as a science and as a fundamental form of expression. My thesis centered around the development of grammars and the development of the paragraph. I've received many awards, positions, and commendations for my expertise and success of teaching writing at all levels.

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I have 40 years of teaching high school and university writing and composition. I was a reader and a question developer for the SAT and the ACT program as well as the AP program. I can work with students who need assistance with their writing from grades 5 through 12 and also at the University leve

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Matthew H.

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Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish, Modern Greek
  • Awarded Young Leadership Award from Federation of Hellenic Organizations of New Jersey
  • MA, Spanish Linguistics from New York University (NYU)
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Matthew H.

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Creative Writing is a fun outlet for children and adults. Whether you are a student dealing with class assignments or a professional looking to start or advance a literary career, my background as editor-in-chief of a publishing company will provide you with different tools and tasks to strengthen your unique abilities.

About Matthew

I am a world traveler with over 13 years of tutoring experience. I also have weight trained for about 15 years. Currently working on my PhD in sociolinguistics at the University of Pittsburgh, I received my MA in Spanish from NYU and can help you with many different areas. My experience as an edito

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The first session with Matthew, I can tell things are going to be okay. This makes me feel better; I could say right off the bat; he knows what he is teaching.
Cathy B.
Currently taking lessons with Matthew after extensive search due to my intricate schedule and English level. Matthew's background, experience, presentation, and - during this time period - flexibility, make him an outstanding instructor. Highly recommended!
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Marc S.

Wexford, PA
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  • Speaks French
  • B.S. in French Literature from University of Illinois
  • Teaching since 1982
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Marc S.

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I cover a wide variety of topics from the Ancient, Greeks, Romans, to the Middle Ages, Renaissance, Protestant Reformation, through Absolutism, Enlightenment philosophy, national revolutions, Napoleonic wars, the industrial revolution, and the birth of Europe and the modern Nation-State. I will emphasize critical thinking as well as covering the important themes and concepts essential for any well-rounded 21st century citizen. Students are invited to engage in active discussion of politics, culture and civilization.

About Marc

I have been teaching French at universities for 30 years and would love to share my passion for the language, literature, history, and culture to students. French is my first language, and I have spent many years living in French-speaking countries; I have lived in Vietnam, Lebanon, Morocco, and (o

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Donna S.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Astrology from Private Instruction
  • Teaching since 1987
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Donna S.

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Having written 13 non-fiction books including two best-sellers in their categories on Amason I can help you with content creation for your business. This includes blogging, video scripts, website content, and bios. I can help you find your story and convey your message to attract your ideal customers and clients.

About Donna

Yes, my resume is a bit quirky, not many people go from a career in computer programming to astrology but in essence what I've done is to take things I'm good at and turn them into a career I'm passionate about. My varied background might make me the right teacher for you. I love teaching and l

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Donna is an amazing teacher and has a vast knowledge of SEO. During our lesson she cleared up everything I had wanted to ask.
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Donna is truly one of a kind person! I am so lucky to trust my instincts about Donna. She is absolutely an amazing person! I like to become a permanent student as I have been interested in many subjects Donna masters. Also, I must say that Donna is a gentle tutor and being. She is a true precious gem.
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Initially, I have committed to only one session. I have purchased 3 more sessions. Donna ROCKS!!!
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Tom S.

28 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Speaks Chinese, English, Spanish
  • Awarded Jolly Phonics Certified Teacher from Jolly Phonics
  • Teaching since 1991
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Tom S.

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Upon completion of this lesson at the students pace will be able to
recognize various forms of primary sources can be considered literary works

Understand stories from the past are influenced from someone’s perspective or interpretation of an event.

Understand the written word gives an insight to the culture of a particular time period.

Understand the influences that shaped American Literature.

We provide students with opportunities to respond to students appreciation about their own cultural heritage as well as those of others. Thus helps students develop emotional intelligence and creativity and nurtures student growth and development. Our students learn to recognize various forms of literary works. Students will analyze diverse media forms for their strengths and weaknesses using both classic and digital forms. Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more ...

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Take lessons with a native English speaker! I help dedicated students improve their communication skills. I provide expertise, experience, and encouragement, by assisting students in the advancement of their careers, travels, or fun. I began my partnership with takelessons in 2013 and teach my

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Jose
Tom is a great teacher. He has really helped me reduce my accent. I think people pay more attention to what i say now. Thanks Tom
Barry
Tom has taught my daughter and son since this winter. He is very experienced and knowledgeable. He keeps his lesson effective, engaging and fun. My kids are able to stay focus and overcome their fear of writing. We definitely plan to keep working with Tom.
Sal
Professor in my back pocket! When I needed a answer to a problem he was there each time. Great over all experience. Best app I ever downloaded. See you online.

Lenin P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaches students Male: 5 and up; Female: 5 to 20
  • Teaching since 2005
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Lenin P.

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I used to be a really bad student, specially in Math and Physics, when I was in school. Suddenly during a summer vacation everything changed. A group of us got some lessons with a private teacher and I started to see all numerical things much clearer. I realized why I couldnt understand before. Now I use my personal experience to do a diagnosis to my students and ser where they are ando then help them to go for the right track for having with Math :)

About Lenin

Hi there! My name is Lenin Pérez, 42 years old, head of family. I got my bachelor degree in Engineering in 2000. I've been teaching English, Math, Physics and Spanish for many years because I love teaching! I have had the privilege to help students from elementary and high school and sometimes fro

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"Aleksander helped my son prepare for Regents Exams in Math (Algebra, Geometry and Trig.), English and SAT. The results were spectacular. He graduated high school with 98% average in Math and English. He scored above 1500 on the SAT and was accepted into a school of his choice with a scholarship. Aleksander guided us through with college application process, helped fill out FAFSA, and helped my son select a major he is happy with. Great instructor! Great person!"
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"Miss Angela is a teacher's aide at the middle school where I work. She has a comprehensive understanding of math concepts through college level. She is able to explain and demonstrate difficult concepts in "kid language." She is very kind, patient, and understanding working with her students. She follows up on understanding of concepts.
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"Colin was extremely helpful. My students commented that it was nice to work with someone who can explain the material. They felt very comfortable working with Colin and are grateful for the help! Thank you!"
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"Jessie is highly competent and remarkably effective in Geometry and Algebra! She is super helpful and helped both of my daughters understand and grasp very difficult and challenging math problems when they were under a time deadline. Thanks again, Jessie!"
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Took Algebra 1 lessons from Matthew H.
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"Amazing experience for my daughter and myself. Organized and focused assistance with excellent results. Can't go wrong with Ms. Hull."
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Took ACT English lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Ally is an amazing teacher! These lessons have been very beneficial for me. Since my first lesson, my writing skills have improved rapidly. I couldn't ask for better!"
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"Sophia worked with my daughter during her Junior year of high school. My daughter was really struggling to understand the material and Sophia was a huge help. Sophia broke the lessons down and was able to instruct my daughter in a way that she could comprehend. Her grade improved by one letter which was wonderful. We truly appreciated Sophia's help."
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Took Math lessons from Sophia C.
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