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Linda L.

Tucker, GA

About Linda

*** Travel Equipment ***
I do not typically provide any equipment - but I am willing to select and purchase books for the students to learn from (cost of books to be reimbursed by the student/parent) when requested to do so.

I am also willing to provide stick-on note-names for the keyboard, for young children.

The students must have their own instruments, music stand, paper and pencil, and provide a folder for sheet music and notes/instructions.

*** Specialties ***
On guitar, I specialize in the following styles: jazz, rock, blues, folk, bluegrass, and children's songs.
Piano: I pr
efer electronic keyboard to acoustic piano, but am happy to teach beginning students on a regular piano as well. I teach note-reading, playing by ear, and theory. When using an electronic keyboard, I include more rhythm development, arranging, chord theory, and use of the many features of an electronic keyboard, in the lessons.
English: I am qualified, by years of tutoring, to tutor/teach English (spoken, written, and reading comprehension) to both native English speakers and to those learning it as a second language.
*** I am particularly good at working with children who have a.d.h.d. and other learning disabilities!
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Ella August 11, 2016
Banjo · In studio
Verified Student
Linda is easily the most patient and welcoming person I've ever worked with. She has incredible knowledge over a vast array of topics and she is eager to share with others. This, in my opinion, is the most important quality of all teachers. Her lessons have proved a great way to build a solid base in my field of interest. as well as providing me with a well rounded and wonderful mentor that I'm sure to rely on for many other lessons in the future- banjo or otherwise!
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April H. July 13, 2016
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Linda is an excellent teacher! Linda is very patient and accommodating and flexible. Linda is extremely personable, extremely open minded and well rounded. She is a wealth of knowledge with all types and genres of music. Linda makes me feel calm and relaxed during our lessons!
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Julian F. March 1, 2016
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Timely, fun and my son loved it!
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Linda L.

Tucker, GA 30084
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Julian T.

Marietta, GA

About Julian

I am a very smart person, who is passionate about math and music. I graduated from Georgia Tech with a civil engineering degree and have taught as a math teacher. I would love to do lessons with you. Thank you.
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Kristine C. August 30, 2015
Math · In home
Verified Student
Julian is a good teacher. He has helped my daughter in math. She is doing well in class thanks to her tutor.
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Kathy Y. June 23, 2014
ACT Math · In home
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Great teacher! Able to relate to teens!
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Julian T.

Julian T.

Marietta, GA 30066
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$25 / 30-min
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Lisa N.

Atlanta, GA

About Lisa

Motto: We Can Succeed Together!!!

Began tutoring in the summer of 2009 with accounting students to help them understand the principles of debits and credits and journal entries. I have worked with children as young as 5 years old with learning how to tell time, count money.

I have my BS and Masters in Accounting and have been working in Accounting since 2007. I have a number of resources that I use to explain various concepts and provide examples. Math is a strong subject for me as I walk students through ways of solving a problem. I will explain it how it is done in the book and give a
different perspective on solving the same problem.

I like to use flash cards to help with memorization. I also try to provide as many real-life business examples to help explain journal entries. I also like to test/quiz my students to see of they really are understanding the concepts.

I am one to build confidence, reassurance, and positive feedback. I want to make sure that you fully understand the concept(s) before moving on.
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Crystal October 5, 2016
Accounting · Online
Really nice, very helpful, provided a lot of assistance for my accounting class.
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Eric Stewart May 20, 2015
QuickBooks · Online
Verified Student
Lisa was very helpful and knowledgeable. She answered all my questions and also provided supplemental information to further clarify what I needed to know.
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Lisa N.

Decatur, GA 30030
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$20 / 60-min
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Gary B.

Atlanta, GA

About Gary

I offer 15 years as an educator, scientist, and technologist. In 2008, I was recognized by AYA Educational Institute in Stone Mountain Georgia for going above and beyond the call of duty to help children in their education. I am neither a pure academic, nor a pure pragmatist. Instead, my subject matter expertise comes from academic training, self-learning, and real world professional experience. My experience includes international teaching & tutoring in Bermuda, Trinidad, Kenya, Barbados, and Korea. I love to learn, and I love to teach.
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Gary B.

Atlanta, GA 30305
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$25 / 30-min
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David S.

Canton, GA

About David

For years, I have been the go-to person in my family and for my friends for tutoring. I suppose friends and family liked that I wouldn't charge them anything to teach their children (or themselves) how to write, spell, or play the guitar. Teaching is a passion of mine--I love to see the sparkle in a student's eye whenever they finally understand a matter that maybe they have struggled with. I am an aspiring author and I love to write just for the fun of it. I still teach cursive writing, though I do understand that it's no longer taught in schools. Being that I love writing, teaching othe
rs how to do so comes easily for me. If you or someone you know is struggling with any of the subjects or activities I have listed here, reach out to me and allow me to help you! I would love to help in any way that I possibly can.
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David S.

David S.

Canton, GA 30114
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$15 / 30-min

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