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About Anna K.

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Muncie, IN

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About Anna
Professional, active musician will share the joy of playing music with the students. You can count on having fun, effective lessons, and real results fast!

I was born in Cracow, Poland. From an early age I had a deep interest in all types of music. I was encouraged by my parents and quickly developed a talent. I began my musical education at the age of seven studying piano. I studied at The Frederic Chopin Academy of music in Warsaw, Poland and then at the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University where I received a Bachelor of Music Degree in French Horn performance. Later
I received a Master of Music in French Horn Performance and post Master Certificate, both from the DePaul University. I am an active freelancing musician in the Chicago area. (Chamber Opera of Chicago, Northbrook Symphony Orchestra, Oak Park and River forest Orchestra, Skokie Symphony, Lira Ensemble, Highland Park).
I have been teaching piano, music theory and French horn in the Chicago area for five years. I enjoy working with both children and adults.
To broaden my knowledge about teaching I completed courses: Studio Teaching as a Career, Teaching Excellence, and Brass concepts at DePaul University.

*** Lesson Details ***
Students will learn to play piano or horn in a pleasant atmosphere. Additionally they will learn elements of music theory so they can quickly start to play on their own. This will broaden their understanding of music and they will be able play pieces they like. I have method books and studies for any level of playing, but students are welcome to bring their own. I think anyone can learn to play and I can help to achieve this dream. I recommend the book by Daniel Coyle: The Talent Code. Greatness Isn't Born. It's Grown. Here's How.

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DePaul University - regular pianos available rooms reserved
At Home Studio- Casio keyboard in living room, french horn,
seating for parents.
In case of horn students they would have to have their own mouthpiece and later on their own instrument. I have breathing equipment to help with playing as well.

*** Travel Equipment ***
My method of transportation would be CTA and walking :)

*** Specialties ***
I specialize in fun and effective teaching. I teach piano, french horn, music theory, ear training. Music is fun and this is how I teach.
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Kendall September 11, 2016
Verified Student · French Horn · Online
I loved Ms. Anna's enthusiasm and constructive criticism. I have been playing horn for 7 years, and this was my first lesson. I have a ways to go, but I loved how she was willing to help me and give me tips in ways that you wouldn't get in your typical band class. I am definitely looking forward to our lessons!! 10/10 recommend for anyone looking for lessons, whether it is your first or your 100th
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Ramesh and Geetha S. April 1, 2016
Verified Student · French Horn · Online
Anna is a great teacher. We started off with 10 lessons to give our 11 year old son a head start as he was keen to switch from Trombone to French Horn. With Anna's help, he made it! French Horn is a difficult instrument to play compared to other brass woodwind instruments, and finding Anna to help our son has been really beneficial. We highly recommend Anna and we will be signing up for more lessons. In addition, to those who are considering Online lessons, they have been great. We have been using a good webcam (Logitech from Amazon) together with Skype and it has worked out. Thank you!
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Christian November 24, 2015
Verified Student · French Horn · Online
Ania is the best, and I'm so pleased with how the online lessons were handled. She definitely knows what she's doing, and has the patience and kindness to help students of all ages. We look forward to setting up more lessons after the new year. Thank you so much, Ania!
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Anna K.

Anna K.

Muncie, IN 47303
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About Kelly M.

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Zionsville, IN

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Hello, there! I'm a K-12 licensed bilingual ESL teacher with 8 years of experience teaching children, teenagers, and adults throughout the U.S., Latin America and Asia. I'm bilingual in Spanish and English and hold an M.Ed. in Bilingual Bicultural Education. I specialize in creating individualized curriculums, language and literacy development, academic intervention, test preparation and essay writing. My teaching philosophy centers around the ideals of mutual respect, partnership, active engagement, creativity, and the promotion of personal growth. I am an enthusiastic, engaging, dedicated ed
ucator who looks forward to meeting you halfway in your journey of reaching your goals!
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Alexis T. March 18, 2017
Verified Student · Spanish · In studio
She was amazing, I understood what was going on and I'm ready to show my teacher what I'm actually capable of when taught the right way!
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Mark March 16, 2017
Verified Student · Writing · Online
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Oktaviani W. March 15, 2017
Verified Student · ESL · Online
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Kelly M.

Kelly M.

Zionsville, IN 46077
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About Heather B.

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Anderson, IN

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I married my husband on June 28, 1997. We have four children. Our oldest daughter was born on August 15, 2001 and was diagnosed with Down Syndrome. I quit working to stay home and devote more time to her and her needs. In 2003 we had boy/girl twins and life took on a hectic business. As they grew older, I decided to homeschool my brood. We moved from Colorado to Indiana to be closer to my husband’s ailing mother and the slower pace of life has allowed me time to cultivate my interest in gardening, cooking, and sewing! In 2013, we traveled to China and adopted our second daughter with Dow
n Syndrome.

PLEASE NOTE: I SPECIALIZE IN WORKING WITH KIDS WHO HAVE LEARNING DEFICIENCIES AND WHO ARE STRUGGLING TO KEEP UP IN SCHOOL. I will be more than happy to assess your child and let you know if I am the right tutor for you, but will also be honest with you and tell you when you should pursue someone who works with the more on track child or those who need someone face face.
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Brylan January 23, 2017
Verified Student · Reading · Online
Heather is a gift. She is patient and wise. I plan to work with her for a long time.
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Emma S. January 26, 2016
Verified Student · Reading · Online
She was absolutely phenomenal. Her patience and method of teaching are out of this world. 10/10!
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Bobby B. August 18, 2015
Verified Student · Reading · Online
Heather has a very good personality. She is knowledgeable and very friendly. We really appreciate her help. Definitely recommend!
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Heather B.

Heather B.

Anderson, IN 46011
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About Laila A.

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Carmel, IN

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About Laila
Hello there, my name is Laila and I am former NASA Engineer from Kennedy Space Center.

I recently moved to Carmel from New York City as a project controls engineer working for corporate America on a bridge project. I have decided to be math tutor for students because I have been in engineering school for 9 years and absolutely love math. I would like to help students who are eager to learn and need help. I live very close to Carmel High School and would love to help students on their journey for academic and career success!

Mini Bio: I am a Purdue University graduate in Civil Engineer
ing with a Masters from Portland State in Mechanical Engineering. I later worked for NASA for 4 years and for a major oil/gas company for 3 years. Now that I am in Carmel, I would love to assist you with my experiences, in hopes to inspire and help you succeed in math coursework and your career.

Lets connect on how I can be of assistance to you in math, and test prep as I have been in your shoes once before. Talk to you very soon.

Kind Regards,

Laila
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Racquelle December 11, 2016
Verified Student · Geometry · Online
Our first session has been wonderful. I love how Ms. Laila evaluate my daughter to assess how to best help my daughter! We are enjoying working with Ms. Laila. I feel truly blessed to have Ms. Laila in our lives!!!
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Diana December 11, 2016
· Algebra · Online
She's amazing! I love her so much!! She's just the worlds best tutor! She explains so well! I have a learning disability and is terrible at math and really have a hard time with it. She breaks down every problem and really makes me understand and that's a miracle!
Please hire her!!!
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Laila A.

Laila A.

Carmel, IN 46032
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About Brian C.

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Westfield, IN

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I've been teaching middle school math for over 15 years and have tutored in math from first grade through pre-calculus for over 12 years. I enjoy explaining ideas and concepts in practical, real-life ways to help with understanding. I feel it is not always about the correct answer, but the correct process. I have years of experience working with English-language learners and students with IEPs. I believe that building confidence is the fastest way to build knowledge. Along with content, I work with students on how to take notes, ask questions, test anxiety, and organization.
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Jake January 21, 2017
· Math · In studio
Mr.Camp is one of the best math teachers I have had. His teaching style was great and he really helped me understand concepts that I had trouble learning how to do.
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Brian C.

Westfield, IN 46074
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