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Steve S.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • M.S., Education from Florida State University
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Steve S.

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I have an advanced degree in education and nearly 20 years of teaching and private tutoring experience.

About Steve

I have over 13 years of teaching experience at both the secondary and post-secondary level, and I have lived and taught for nearly 10 years in Japan. I have an undergraduate degree in English with a concentration on writing, and a graduate degree in education with a specialization in TESL/TEFL. I am

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Steve is a wonder to work with. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Henry M.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, German, French
  • Awarded Emmy from Academy of Motion Pictures Television Arts and Sciences
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Henry M.

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I'm an Emmy Award-winning writer with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, having taught all levels with more than 30 years experience.

About Henry

Award winning journalist and teacher with international experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and the United States. Certified teacher with experience in all levels and with all ages. Both a Liberal Arts and a Science major.

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I was very pleased with my first class. Mr. Henry is very knowledgeable in the matter and has good time-management skills.
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Jack K.

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  • Teaches High School, College
  • Teaches students 13 to 20
  • Communications from Salem State University
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Jack K.

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My writing lessons can be structured to help read over any level paper and give advice. Often, students aren't sure if their work on writing papers is sufficient due to lack of instructions or confidence in their work. Teaching them how to proofread and find grammatical errors effectively will result in stronger and better constructed papers. While everybody has their own writing style, teaching them important points to look out for, such as run-on sentences, comma structure, and removing unnecessary words, can bring out the best in their writing. I'm a big believer in reading through every sentence of a paper and asking yourself, "Does this look and sound smooth to read?" That's easily the most important part of proofreading and revising essays. I can also help point where it's best to find sources for papers from. There's plenty of great websites to find scholarly sources from of which I have used myself. Making sure the topic of the paper works for what is asked of the student is ...

About Jack

I teach writing and want to help you make the best possible papers for classes. I have years of experience writing for newspapers and classes on various subjects as well as all styles of paper writing. My strengths come from helping structure essays to be clear, showing where to add or delete inform

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Randy M.

14 Reviews
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  • Speaks Latin, French, English, Mandarin
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Randy M.

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This course offers insight on basic to intermediate rudiments of writing as well as advanced concepts in writing prose and poetry. It is perfect for developing outstanding essay writing. You can strengthen your skills with academic and creative writing with me.

About Randy

I'm a pianist-singer specialized in Western Art, jazz, and musical theatre idioms and I teach lessons in all classical and contemporary styles. I was conservatory-trained at Shenandoah University where I earned Dual-BM's in Performance and Jazz Studies, one of only a handful in its history to do so.

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Aliyah T.
My daughter Aliyah thought it went great!
Polly C.
My daughter has been taking voice & piano lessons with Randy for about a year now. Within a few months after switching to Randy, the improvement in both her piano playing & in her voice was very noticeable not only to us (her biased parents), but also to her music & performing arts teacher at school and others. Randy is an excellent teacher who knows how to bring the best out of his students. My daughter loves her lessons with Randy !
Sirina
Randy did an excellent job. Very patient and knowledgeable regarding the subject matter.
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Ulyana H.

8 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, Ukrainian, English
  • Awarded Fellow from The Explorers Club
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ulyana H.

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I have a vast amount of experience in writing, given my high school, college, and graduate career. My experience ranges from essays (including the standard 5-paragraph one), to research papers with proper citations, to technical reports, to a dissertation (for my PhD).

About Ulyana

My name is Ulyana and I'm passionate about teaching and tutoring! I graduated with a B.S. from Rice University (Houston, TX), specializing in earth sciences (geology and chemistry). I did my Masters in planetary geology at Brown University (Providence, RI), and for my PhD, I trekked over 1500 miles

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Berret
Ulyana is very nice, and my son really enjoys the lesson.
Alan Y.
Perfect lesson! Dr. Ulyana is very nice, patient, and very professional.
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Heather T.

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  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Heather T.

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Many of us struggle to write the first sentence of an assignment. Then we waste time attempting to achieve a certain word limit before a due date, quite often using filler words and repetition to do so.

I am here to transform the way you approach writing, moving from a mundane experience to a meaningful one. In our sessions, we may explore some of the following themes:
-How to build robust, well-supported paragraphs
-How to craft a killer thesis statement
-How to connect ideas logically (moving beyond empty words or phrases)
-How to claim your audience's attention from the first sentence
-How to find and integrate the best sources into your paper
-How to vary vocabulary and sentence structure so that your voice shines through
-How to clean up grammar errors

Beyond guiding you through writing essays and paragraphs, I can assist you with a whole smorgasbord of communication needs (e.g., resumes, cover letters, articles, theses/dissertations, creative writing, books, grammar, ESL, ...

About Heather

Throughout the years, I have evolved as an educator from teaching diverse subjects and skills in varied settings. Serving as a Peace Corps volunteer in Hungary was an excellent introduction to teaching reading, vocabulary, writing, grammar, listening, and speaking to beginning, intermediate, and ad

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"Perfect lesson! Dr. Ulyana is very nice, patient, and very professional."
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Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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"Nick is a great teacher for two of my teenage boys. He showed them step-by-step writing techniques. Highly recommended!"
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"My son said "she is good and nice"!"
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Took Writing lessons from Elisa A.
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"Nick is helping my kids with reading and writing. He’s very skilled, experienced, patient and thoughtful."
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Out lined the direction to take and how I can tap into my interest too write something is interesting to the reader."
Paul
Took Writing lessons from Haley Shea B.
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"Encourages you and helps make the writing subject the top of your list."
Sachin
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Bonnie was easy to communicate with and her preparations before our lesson enabled efficient, effective session."
Sharon
Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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"Nick worked absolutely miracles with my very-reluctant-to-learn 13 year old boy. He kept him engaged and built a real relationship of trust - and helped my son grow as a writer, reader, and editor. I absolutely recommend Nick as a fantastic teacher and tutor."
April Stace
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"She was very knowledgeable and presented the information clearly. My writing greatly improved."
Gabriel
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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"I expressed an interest in having a second opinion/ or set of eyes to get another read on what I was writing. The feedback offered was helpful. Thanks!"
Yolanda
Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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