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About James B.

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Alameda, CA
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General Concepts, Some Graphic Layout

About James
I have 20 years of experience as a tutor. I have had my own private tutoring business. My area of expertise is math (basic arithmetic to“ pre-calculus); however, I have tutored in English (grammar and writing), Computer science (Word, Works, Windows OS, and other general computer problems), as well as other subjects. In addition, I also have 15 years of experience working with after school programs both as a tutor and as a recreational instructor. My recreational activities consisted of cheer leading, dance, computer science, graphic design, music (singing), and board games. I have worked with children of all ages.

NOTE: I'm trying to do more online sessions for my students. If you need in-home tutoring please ask before booking and give a the days & hours that work for you. ALSO, I DO NOT DRIVE!!! Please ask about my availabil
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*** Lesson Details ***
Tutoring sessions are 1 hour minimum to 2 hours maximum (depending on subject).

Basic sessions may consist of the following:
Review of current or past trouble spots
Homework help
Test prep and/or review
Extra practice exercises

Single and multiple subject sessions are possible depending on tutor assessment and availability.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Clients should bring any/all textbooks, class work, tests/quizzes, and teacher's note to all sessions.

Additional learning aids (games, worksheets, books) may be added to session if needed.

*** Travel Equipment ***
Clients should bring any/all textbooks, class work, tests/quizzes, and teacher's note to all sessions.

Additional learning aids (games, worksheets, books) may be added to session if needed.

*** Specialties ***
Math (Elementary to High School)
Writing (Creative and Essay)
Music (Voice - Basics)
Computers (Basic Literacy & Various Programs)
Other
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Pia November 10, 2015
· Arithmetic · In studio
James and I worked together for 4 months at an elementary school tutoring 3-5 graders in math and english. James is professional, intelligent, and creative. It was a pleasure working with him. He cares very much for the youth in our community.
We've stayed in touch via email and are developing a friendship I hope lasts a life time. He is good people.
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gregory N. October 30, 2015
· Singing · In home
james is a good voice instructor with many years of experience to share with you to get you to be the best singer you can be.
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Sherita N July 1, 2015
· Study Skills · In studio
James is an excellent instructor that has tremendous amount of patience with the most difficult students. He is also very skillful in academics especially English and language arts. He has the unquie ability to break the assignment or steps down for the student to learn on his/her individual level! A great pleasure to work beside him !
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James B.

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About Layla M. H.

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Oakton, VA

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Professor of Political Science and History at Montgomery College

About Layla M.
Current PhD student at George Mason's School of Policy, Government and International Affairs (SPGIA). With a Masters in International Relations from NYU and over five years experience at the college and university levels, I am extremely passionate about education and am willing to help any student willing to accept the assistance. I am excited to begin learning with you!

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College professor available to tutor students in a variety of social science disciplines as well as basic math. Also available for music and dance lessons both online and in person.
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Boyd Shawn November 8, 2016
· SAT · In studio
Layla has been good since when she started doing this, I really want you to contact me because kids are looking forward working with you...infodelivery.agent021@gmail.com
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Boyd Shawn November 8, 2016
· SAT · In studio
Layla has been good since when she started doing this, I really want you to contact me because kids are looking forward working with you...infodelivery.agent021@gmail.com
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Cameron N. August 2, 2016
· Dance · In home
Layla deserves the 5 stars and more! Great instructor, very pleasant and understanding. Recommend to all, learned a lot on first session and hope to continue more!
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Layla M. H.

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About Angela Theresa E.

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Queens Village, NY
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About Angela Theresa
Fluent in American Sign Language.
Graduate of “The American Academy of Dramatic Arts”.
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Angela Theresa E.

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$60 / 30-min

About Lily S.

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Provo, UT
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Here to help

About Lily
I've been sewing since I was 13. I've sewn things over the years such as dresses, pajamas. I do a lot of tailoring things too. I just love to sew, and I love teaching people to sew too!

The way that I teach is to help the student develop their own style. I have students work on their own individual projects that they pick out while asking me questions that they might have while they are doing their project.

However, if they would like there is an option for me to develop lessons for the student on certain sewing techniques that the student could learn. Although, be aware that learning how to sew takes time and that all the techniques of sewing cannot be done all at once.

Then, there is the third option that the lesson could be a mix of the student doing what they want (choosing their own project) and learning some pre-designed
techniques.

My first goal is to give my students all of the tools they need to feel confident from the very first lesson. I would like for all of my students within the first lesson to finish either of two basic projects (pajama pants or a draw string bag).

My lessons are not like videos you may find online. Meaning projects will take longer than you think they will. I will work with you to properly construct a quality finished project without too many frustrations and in a timely manner. I recommend buying lessons in 90 minute packages, since sewing always takes longer than expected.

THE BEGINNER SEWER

In these lessons we will go over the following, which can be adapted to how you want:

- Sewing safety and how to use a machine
- Learn about the sewing tools you'll be using
- How to read, cut out, layout, and follow a basic pattern instructions
- How to pin and sew a seam, finish seams and sew hems
- Learn to sew on an elastic band (to pajamas or for a tote).
- Learn how to unpick your projects when a mistake is made.
- Learn how to do a basic stitch and the gather stitch.
- TAKE AWAY PROJECTS:
- Pajamas
- Sewing Tote
- Basic Dress
- Pillow case

THE INTERMEDIATE SEWER
- Cement what you learned in the while a beginner.
- Learn to hand sew hems etc.
- Learn about different fabrics and when to use them.
- Sew a basic zipper onto clothes or bags.
- Learn about the different foots.
- Learn to do other stitches
-TAKE AWAY PROJECTS
- Intermediate Dresses/ Clothes
- Bags
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THE ADVANCED SEWER
- Work on your own projects you choose with help.
- Work with harder fabrics.
-Use a zipper foot to sew an invisible zipper.
- Learn to do advanced stitches
-Learn about pleats and darts.
- TAKE AWAY PROJECTS
- Prom dress
- Suits
- Formal Coats
- Backpacks

Whether it is for a hobby, to decorate your house, to prepare for design school, or to make your own clothes, I can teach you from the very basic sewing skills, to more advance topics such as modifying your patterns to make clothes that fit.
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Vonda C. March 2, 2019
· Sewing · Online
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Sophia N. February 28, 2019
· Sewing · Online
She has a good attitude and had presentations Ready at the beginning of class to not waste any time which I really appreciated
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Mike M. February 27, 2019
· Web Design · Online
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About Carla C.

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Portland, MI

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You will be amazed at the things you can create in Word! I will teach you how to build a document that expresses your professionalism or artistic nature. We can start very basic for someone who has never used the program, or we can start with whatever background knowledge you have and build on that.

About Carla
I have been signing since 1998, spending every chance I can among my Deaf friends and immersing myself in the language as often as possible. I received my BA in Music with a certification to teach at Lubbock Christian University in 1998. Later I attended the Interpreter Certification program at Burlington County College in New Jersey from 2009-2011, and during that time took a summer course at Gallaudet University for the Deaf in Washington DC. Then in 2014 I received my MEd in Curriculum and Instruction with Instructional Technology from Houston Baptist University. I have been teaching ASL at the high school level since 2011. I am also one of the interpreters for the Deaf at my church in Fort Bend County, TX, outside of Houston, where I am a member and actively involved in the Deaf Ministry.

Please feel free to ask me any questions y
ou have. I'm happy to get back with you, and I look forward to teaching you!
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Cadyn L. March 6, 2019
· American Sign Language · Online
First lesson was fantastic and I look forward to more! Wonderful teacher, patient, understanding and willing to work with what you know to help build you up to where you want to be.
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Megan November 21, 2018
· American Sign Language · Online
Working with Carla has been incredible! I had a minimal amount of ASL experience before starting lessons and Carla has helped me learn so much in such a short amount of time. She's wonderful at helping you to incorporate what she's teaching into conversations so you can practice using and understanding signs.

I was able to use my short 4 weeks of private lessons on a recent trip where I was able to have a lovely conversation with a member of the deaf community - thanks to Carla.

I look forward to continuing on and developing a much deeper understanding of ASL!
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Carri October 18, 2018
· American Sign Language · Online
Carla is the best!! She was a random pick from the teachers available and I scored. She is easy to get along with and makes sure we cover what I want to learn.
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About Jason S.

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Plano, TX

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I've been tutoring professionally for over 30 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate Microsoft Word student.

I have a unique lesson plan with an emphasis on introduction/basics of Microsoft Word. Most of my students learn the basics of Microsoft Word in just one hour and are amazed by just how proficient they have become in such a short amount of time. However, I customize each lesson to go at the learning speed of the student. So, we can go as fast or as slow as the student would like.

Want to create a letter? How about mailing labels? Interested in learning to create a newsletter/brochure with text, images, charts, and more? Want to learn to work faster and more efficiently by employing keyboard shortcuts?

Send me a message to see how I can help you become proficient with Microsoft Word!

About Jason
I've been tutoring individuals, small businesses, and corporate employees to become proficient in using their computers and applications since 1985, and I can help you do the same. I have the experience to get you where you want to go. I can help you learn all about Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office applications (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook), and HTML. (I don't currently offer tutoring for CSS or Mac computers/software.)

I'm very patient and I pace all my lessons at the learning speed of my student - as fast or slow as they need so they don't feel overwhelmed. Naturally, it takes a few times practicing the usage before someone feels confident, but I can help you become proficient in using your applications. I enjoy teaching people about their computers, and it makes me happy to see them become proficient in
using their applications.
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Elizabeth March 9, 2019
· Microsoft Word · Online
This was my initial lesson with Jason. He was professional and personable, not to mention, patient. I look forward to the next lesson!
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Savannah February 26, 2019
· Microsoft PowerPoint · In studio
Jason is a great instructor. He’s very knowledgeable and goes at the right pace for the student. I’ve already signed up for for lessons!
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Christopher February 5, 2019
· Microsoft Excel · Online
Great work Stays on message, Easy going. Fun to learn with. A pro
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About Charles W.

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Orlando, FL
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Learning Microsoft Word can be challenging for those starting out. I will teach students the basics to start with and as students learn more, I will keep the students moving up in lessons.

About Charles
I currently am a technical trainer for the military and hold a government secret clearance. Teaching comes natural to me and I love helping and teaching people new things to help grow their confidence.

I am easy to work with, and extremely patient.
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Charles W.

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$50 / 30-min

About Scott T.

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Arlington, WA

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Let me help you with your documents and papers. As a professional, I have worked with all sorts of documentation from simple brochures and whitepapers to form entry and integration with other applications.

Beginning students will learn the basics of formatting and page layout. Decide which templates to use and how to make your documents look professional. You will learn to include headers, footers, images and other components that are necessary in any document.

Intermediate students will dive deeper into the various features from custom styles to advanced layout. Learn how components move as you edit your text and how to control section breaks and other document details. You will also learn the basics of techniques like forms and change tracking. Your documents will be easy to manage and edit at this stage, and you will impress your colleagues with your professional documents.

Advanced students will focus on the specific problems posed by your professional environment. Manage

About Scott
I am an experienced senior software engineer with a range of experience and a varied career that spans many technologies, techniques and roles. I am familiar with all stages of a technology career and can help anyone passionate about advancing their career. Other professionals can leverage my experience in documentation, estimation and project management to help them with challenges in any environment. Please read the descriptions of my various classes to see which path is right for you.

Helping people project professionalism is my primary goal. Everyone from students to executives need to be able to leverage the tools of their trade to keep pace with our fast paced world. Knowing the fundamentals of theory about your practice also adds long term value that will set you apart in your field. I can help you stay ahead of the curve and su
rprise your colleagues at every turn.

Be sure to ask me about your specific needs. If you need to know everything from the basics to advanced concepts, I will have a curriculum that will make you an expert. If you need help with a specific project, I can help you through that too. Be sure to thoughtfully answer my student questionnaire so we can hit the ground running and give you the tools you need for your career.
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Scott T.

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About Theresa P.

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Cincinnati, OH
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You will learn how to create basic documents such as letters, newsletters, flyers and resumes.

About Theresa
My passion is helping people improve themselves. I have experience in training & development, HR, and teaching. Most of my experience teaching are in art and technology to ages 3 to 90. I specialize in helping grown folks with technology including phones and tablets.
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Theresa P.

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$25 / 30-min

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