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Joanne T.

51 Reviews
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  • Awarded Valedictorian from Brockway Area Junior/Senior High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joanne T.

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I have been using Excel for quite a while. I am an business/product analyst by trade and have had a lot of experience with Excel Reporting. I've also taught Excel Courses previously for Kaplan Career Institute. -- Learn basics as well as advanced Excel techniques

About Joanne

I have 13 years previous tutoring experience in a variety of subjects such as Algebra I, Algebra II English, SAT, ACT, MS Excel, MS Access, MS word, GRE, Geometry. Overall, I have been very academically successful myself. I enjoy helping students understand difficult concepts. I am also very pati

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My daughter told me that she learned a lot and that it would definitely help her with the ACT test.
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It was a great lesson with a great teacher!
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Mary Lou H.

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  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded District Award of Merit from Osceola District Boy Scouts of America
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Mary Lou H.

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Are you ready to improve your employability? Microsoft skills are essential for anyone working in a business office of any kind.
With over twenty years of Office experience, I am the person that others have turned to when they have a Microsoft question about using Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Let me be that person for you – one-on-one training built on your needs.

Do you want to learn how to create a document, a form, or a function? I can teach you what you need to know. My only goal is for you to succeed!

Concepts in Microsoft:
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And more…

About Mary Lou

I graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Education/Mathematics. I am a "real" math teacher. I have taught math to elementary students, algebra and geometry in junior high and high school, and all levels for college students. For example, my first stude

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Peter
Marylou is a great tutor. She has helped me learn how to type and learn Microsoft office. She has a lot of patience’s and is very good at what she does. I recommend anyone that can use her. She will definitely help you reach your next level and learn.
Richard Ross
had a very good initial session on keyboarding
Joyce
Mary Lou is a pleasant, helpful teacher easy to understand. The lesson was very beneficial!
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Tawanna S.

38 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 to 70
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Tawanna S.

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I have worked in the computer industry for over 25 years. I build a personalized lesson plan for each student, with goals and level of expertise in mind. An assessment is done at the beginning of each lesson to verify previous lesson is retained. You prove your knowledge with small projects that are constantly used in the workplace. Let me help you reach your goals and have fun doing it.

About Tawanna

* Student Favorite Badge * Check my reviews to see why. Microsoft Office Specialist - Located in New York. I teach in person and online. Individual or group lessons. I know computers seem scary. I can make them seem like a breeze! I have worked in the technology industry for over 25 years.

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Deb S.
Greatly appreciate your time and help. Very knowledgeable in excel and flexible in time. I will use Tawanna again.
Thank you 😊
Deb S.
Greatly appreciate your time and help.
You are very knowledgeable in excel. 😊
Avril
Tawanna is an awesome instructor. Very happy with my first session and look forward to working with her.
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Etana H.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Etana H.

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We will start by getting to know one another a bit so I can gain a clear idea of what you are hoping to gain from our sessions. Whether it be an intro to a software or taking developing a full start to finish project. After our first meeting I will use my 13+ years of professional experience to develop a unique lesson plan for you and your goals.

About Etana

Hi! My name is Etana, M.S. I am a detail-oriented, self-starting designer with 15 years of professional experience under my belt. From print to web, design is not simply what I do for a living, it is my passion. I run a Tempe, Arizona based business called SocietyJazz = ‘Society’ as in the to

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Kathleen
Great teacher. Knows all kinds of short cuts, will go at the pace you want/need. Couldn't be happier.
Georgina Torres
Etana was great to work with. She was able to help us immediately and we look forward to working with her again!
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Victoria M.

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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • MBA- Finance & Entrepreneurship from Pepperdine University
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Victoria M.

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Microsoft Office applications specialist. Experience using Data Sorting and Data Filtering, Cell formatting, Pivot tables, Charts, Formulas, lookups, Data Analysis and more.

About Victoria

Hello, my name is Victoria. I'm a native Californian, and a graduated of Graziado School of Business, Pepperdine University, Malibu CA, with a BA in Business Management and a MBA with a concentration in Finance and Entrepreneurship. During my time at Pepperdine, I was privileged to gain a great

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Marlee
Victoria was incredibly patient and knowledgeable during our first session. I am looking forward to a future session to continue building on Excel skills! Thank you, Victoria!
Venetia S.
I took a giant step towards further developing myself and Victoria was amazing. She was so patient with me and took the time to "hold my hand " throughout the time we were together. I am excited and looking forward to our next class.
Rich B.
Victoria is awesome!
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Susan E.

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  • Teaching since 1989
  • Bachelor of Science in Education from University of Michigan
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Susan E.

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I am a Microsoft Office applications specialist and have used MS Office for 34 years. I taught Microsoft Excel at two community colleges in Oregon for 20 years, and done numerous contract trainings and consultations on special projects utilizing Excel for business. I provide detailed lessons and guidance in Beginning Excel, Formulas and Functions, Charts, PivotTables, Pivot Charts, Data Analysis and developing macro-enabled Excel applications.

In sessions with me, you can learn the basics, special features, tips and tricks and the advanced features of Excel. I provide skill practice and skill demonstration exercises at the end of each lesson level.

My teaching is tailored to your level, speed and what you want and need to know so that you can be successful using these applications for your specific needs.

I have tutored and taught from 16 to 90 years-old online and in person, one-on-one, and in group settings.

About Susan

I have 40 years of experience teaching – preschool through college-level, credit & non-credit courses – through tutoring and in classroom, online and corporate settings. I've taught Microsoft Office applications for the past 19 years. MY FOCUS: --YOU! You will be empowered and succeed wit

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Shelly
Very good first lesson. Susan very patient with a newbie.
Gwen
LOVE Susan! She takes you where you are and goes from there. She is very patient which is key for excel! Would highly recommend her!!!!
Jim J.
Great first lesson. Susan was patient with my level of expertise and took her time explaining everything I needed to know and better understand. Looking forward to our next session.

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No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing Microsoft Excel teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

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Is your dream Microsoft Excel teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Microsoft Excel Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute Microsoft Excel lessons is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $124 per hour.
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"Excellent tutor, please schedule Joanne today."
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Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Joanne T.
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"Very patient and helpful"
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Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Tawanna S.
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"Tawanna is an exceptional instructor! Incredibly patient with her students, detail oriented, & a subject matter expert! I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for the perfect teacher to help become more proficient with excel, PowerPoint, etc… Tawanna is AWESOME!!!"
Corey
Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Tawanna S.
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"I have enjoyed training with Tawanna. She is organized and patient. Tawanna checks throughout the lesson to verify my understanding before moving forward. I have found the suggested practice homework valuable in shoring up my knowledge base. I look forward to future training with Tawanna."
Terrie
Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Tawanna S.
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"Great teaching who takes the time out to make sure and explain any and all questions asked, even if it means doing it after class. Lessons are clear and easy to comprehend due to how he teaches. Learning a lot. Thx Prof. Powell"
Maria Lopez
Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Michael P.
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"Great class! I highly recommend Tawanna!
She is very knowledgeable and goes straight to the point."
Geysla
Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Tawanna S.
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"She is very patient."
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Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Joy S.
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"Great job. Great experience. Flexible with our schedule. Called me on the phone when I asked. Easy to deal with. We did one class on Go to Meeting and one over the phone. It doesn't matter what level you're at, Monica is your go-to trainer!"
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Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Monica U.
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"on-time, efficient and very helpful. I would recommend Daniel."
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Took Microsoft Excel lessons from Daniel F.
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"Mathew has an important skill. He is talented and interactive throughout the lesson. And, he is kind."
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Private Microsoft Excel Lessons Near You

Love 'em or hate 'em, spreadsheets are incredibly powerful tools. Microsoft Excel gives users the ability to unlock spreadsheets' full potential. With some basic instruction, you'll learn to love spreadsheets and all their functions. 

From the basics of keeping a household budget to the complexities of recording, sorting, and analyzing large swaths of statistical data, Microsoft Excel can handle it all. Excel features applications that can be used in everyday life, in school, and in a multitude of professional industries. When you get to know this software with a private Microsoft Excel teacher, you'll be truly amazed by how much you can do with a simple grid and a few mathematical formulas. 

Why Learn How to Use Microsoft Excel?

Microsoft Excel classes for childr

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en prove highly beneficial for those interested in pursuing STEM careers. Students studying subjects like science, technology, engineering, and/or math not only use Microsoft Excel throughout their careers, they also need it to get through classes. Most STEM courses require students to use Excel's plotting and graphing capabilities. Knowing Excel helps students prepared for their course work and excel in their studies. 

Microsoft Excel is also beneficial for adults to learn, as it can be used for a variety of applications that streamline your responsibilities in every professional industry and in your personal life. Microsoft Excel is a program based on spreadsheets that can be used to create grids of text, dates, numbers, formulas, and calculations. 

Professionally and personally, Excel can be used for data storage and analysis, to keep track of project progress and schedules, budget management, distribution plans, attendance, problem solving, and more! You'll find that when you know how to use Microsoft Excel, you'll be able to instruct the program to do a lot of work and heavy lifting for you. It'll save you time and reduce the frequency and number of human errors that occur. 

The Best Way to Learn Microsoft Excel and What You'll Study in Classes

Although it's easy to find free Microsoft Excel classes online, the best way to learn is by studying with a private Microsoft Excel tutor. No two private lessons are exactly alike. For example, Microsoft Excel lessons for adults in marketing differ greatly in terms of course content and teaching methods from classes for children studying science.

In addition to customizing your lessons, your private teacher will keep you motivated and interested. During private lessons, you'll have your instructor's undivided attention. With immediate feedback and answers, you'll pick up new topics and features fast, while you learn at a pace that's comfortable for you. 

Sample Curriculum for Beginner Microsoft Excel

If you have little or no previous experience with Microsoft Excel, then beginner lessons are right for you. Your instructor will introduce you to the basic functions and navigation of the program. You'll understand and begin using the software's capabilities and features. In beginner lessons, your Microsoft Excel tutor might choose to cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to navigation, controls, tools, and scope of capabilities
  • Formatting, data entry, editing, and auto-fill features
  • Understanding cells and ranges
  • Worksheets and tables

Sample Curriculum for Intermediate Microsoft Excel

If you're already familiar with the basics of Microsoft Excel, then intermediate lessons are for you. In intermediate lessons, your instructor will help you learn to personalize and tailor Microsoft Excel to work for you. You'll begin learning how to customize spreadsheets and grids to meet your needs. In intermediate lessons, your teacher might choose to cover the following topics:

  • Excel formulas and functions
  • Preventing duplicate values
  • Validating entries
  • Conditional formatting

Sample Curriculum for Advanced Microsoft Excel

Advanced Microsoft Excel classes are intended for students who already know their way around the software. In these classes, you'll learn industry-specific applications for Excel and learn to customize these applications to complete daily tasks for you. Topics covered in advanced lessons depend greatly on the individual student's interests and goals, but your teacher might choose to cover the following topics:

  • Data storage and organization
  • Complicated statistical analyses
  • Advanced functions
  • Produce effective, clear data visualization

How to Find a Microsoft Excel Teacher Near You

Finding a private Microsoft Excel teacher on TakeLessons is easy! A quick search will direct you to a long list of highly qualified and experienced tutors who offer private lessons in person and online to students of all ages and abilities. Before selecting your tutor, we recommend browsing several profiles and reading reviews left by other students. Look for a great tutor with experience using Microsoft Excel in your industry. 

The price of private Microsoft Excel lessons varies, but most teachers base their rates on the length and frequency of lessons. With so many teachers to choose from, you shouldn't have a problem finding one who fits both your budget and your schedule. Plus, you'll quickly discover that investing in private lessons is well-worth the money. You'll make great use of your time in each class and learn Microsoft Excel fast.