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Simeon S.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $80
  • Pre-Med from Harvard University
  • Awarded Top 50 Tutors, USA from WyzAnt
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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Simeon S.

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Though I teach for a living, I'm also a writer. Research and analytical writing appeal to me especially, not to mention fiction.

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The most important attributes of any teacher are empathy and patience. I currently attend Harvard University and work as a professional writer and tutor. I've lived all over the United States, although I grew up in Scotland of all places. My scores on the SAT and ACT were perfect (1600 and 36 res

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Lucas
Words cannot express how awesome Simeon is....but here is an attempt. As parents, my wife and I cannot say enough great things about Simeon. Our child was preparing for his second attempt at the SAT's. Our child has a 4.0 GPA but did not do as well as he would have liked on the SAT's his first time. Our son was hesitant at first to work with a tutor since he thought he could prepare on his own and improve his score but as parents, we decided he needed outside help. That's when we found Simeon. Our son not only increased his SAT scores by almost 100 points in a very short window, but he extremely enjoyed his time with Simeon. Now that he and Simeon no longer meet on a weekly basis our son misses his time with Simeon. Simeon is extremely intelligent and has a way of explaining the concepts in a manner that anyone can understand. Simeon truly cares about the students he works with. We have another child entering high school next year and you better believe if he needs any tutoring Simeon will be getting a call.
Thelma A.
Very intellectual and patient ... Cares and wanted to help .
Sadie
Simeon has been an absolutely invaluable resource for my SAT prep. His encouragement is appropriately supplemented by challenging material and (appropriately) challenging expectations. He manages to make studying for the SAT fun rather than a laborious task and I could not recommend him more.
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Andrea K.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2018
  • B.A. in French from Wheaton College
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Andrea K.

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Writing papers and essays at any grade level is always a challenge, and they often have a lot riding on them! Fortunately, an experienced writing tutor can get you on the right track to secure the grades that you need to succeed, with services including:

- Creating a strong outline or proposal
- Advising on sources and citations
- Making your style appropriate for the context
- Helping your argument flow logically with support
- Editing for grammar and diction
- Proofreading for mistakes

In a writing session with me, we can create a plan together to tackle your current paper and as well as make you a better writer long-term.

About Andrea

Hello, I'm Andrea and I am an experienced French tutor. I love tutoring students of all levels, from introductory to advanced, in reading, writing, grammar, listening comprehension, and pronunciation. I personally have been a student of French language for nearly ten years, and I know exactly how it

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Bill P.

99 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • Teaching since 1986
  • BA Radio & TV from Butler University--Indianapolis, Indiana
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Bill P.

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Broadcast/Advertising Copy Writing. Learn from a professional ad copywriter/broadcaster the secrets to a successful career as a copywriter. Learn how to develop themes for commercials/ads/storyboards. Discover how to rewrite & edit copy. Learn appropriate ad/copy lengths determined by word count. Learn how to write and sell anything better by rising above the ad clutter and developing unique selling pitches and ideas.

About Bill

Award winning national Radio/TV personality and voice talent for more than 25 years. Bill's voice has been heard in thousands of national Radio and TV commercials, infomercials, audiobooks, corporate DVDs, CDs, & videos for The Golf Channel, Disney, Universal Studios, Sea World, U.S. Army, Delta

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Suzie
Very good, I enjoyed class
Kathleen
Bill has been fantastic to work with. He is a wealth of knowledge in the area of voice acting and voice control in general. He has always been well prepared, exceptionally organized and on-time, and very helpful and thoughtful in his feedback and responses. I’m heading into my 4th class and am very glad I chose Bill to work with; I have already seen improvements in both my tone and voice quality, but perhaps most importantly, I’m gaining in confidence too. Looking forward to more classes! :)
Elizabeth P.
Had my 1st lesson and now have a clear idea of what we will cover and the impact of his coaching. I look forward to making a BIG impact on my delivery of presentations and workshops
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Meski T.

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  • Communications from Oglethorphe University
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Meski T.

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All lessons provided by me will always be customized to best fit the students needs. Every lesson will be different and created with the student's ability and comfort in mind.

About Meski

Hi! My name is Meski and I am a passionate writer/reader. I enjoy being able to escape in a world of books and I find even more joy being able to create my stories through creative writing. I've spent 7+ years being able to share my passion with others whether it be through being an editor for their

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Ilona M.

18 Reviews
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  • Speaks Polish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Piano Teacher from National Piano Guild
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Ilona M.

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Writing has many components, the most important are vocabulary, sentence structure and grammar. I will teach you how to write in academic format and how to create well design topic sentence.

About Ilona

When I work on any subject I always amend to the student's request adhering to all guidelines and ensure I meet my student's and his/her parents expectations on this and make my student achieve the best grade possible because that is my objective. That is my promise to my students. I am ex

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Adriana L.
I am finally learning how to play the violin and read music. Ilona is a great teacher, very patient and friendly.
Viviana
Very detailed oriented, and professional
Bryce G.
I'm sorry, I cannot handle this Instructor for my children. She wasn't me but she's not quite the people person I expected. Her personality is not a good match for a high school tutor. Unfortunately her English is not good enough. Her accent is entirely too strong. Also she does not know enough Geometry to help my kids.
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Kaitlin A.

2 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Bioethics from Columbia University
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Kaitlin A.

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Hello! I am the author of two children's books, as well as a forthcoming novel on artificial intelligence. I have written for The Huffington Post, The Guardian, The Baby Spot, MindBodyGreen, Forth Magazine, Chronogram Magazine, Tuck Magazine, and various other outlets as a ghostwriter or under a pseudonym. I was also a ghostwriter for a bestselling financial journalist and member of President Obama's Advisory Council on Financial Capability. Recently, an article I wrote on tax law and energy policy was selected for publication in the American Bar Association's The Tax Lawyer journal. During the 2018-2019 academic year, I was a Fellow at Georgetown Law's Institute of International Economic Law. In addition, I have written several film scripts, and my writings have won multiple awards.

I was trained in analytic writing and philosophy of language in NYU's undergraduate philosophy department, where I majored in philosophy and minored in creative writing. I have also been trained in ...

About Kaitlin

Hello! For artist business coaching sessions, scroll to bottom. For writing students: I am the author of two children's books, as well as a novel on artificial intelligence. I have written for The Huffington Post, The Guardian, The Baby Spot, MindBodyGreen, Forth Magazine, Chronogram Magazine,

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Diego D.
Teacher Kaitlin is a triple threat, a super talented writer, fantastic editor, a gifted educator and much more!! I'm currently learning so much from her on different areas of my writing. Her wealth of knowledge is impressive and I can't recommend her enough!!
Ahmed S.
She is great writer and Show me my mistake , Keep going my teacher

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"My son enjoys writing lessons with Steve and has improved writing skills just after 3-4 sessions with Steve. Before he used to hate doing writing at home but now he likes it which is a big change."
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Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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"Quick and precise hints for better writing. We made a great plan for future lessons. Alexandra doesn't waste words, but uses the available time optimal."
Jørgen
Took Writing lessons from Alexandra W.
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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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"Very caring, empathetic manner. Able to easily connect with my 8 year old daughter."
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Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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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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"We really enjoy Becky as a writing tutor for our 13 year old son! She gets kids and figures out what interests them and gets them to write about topics that they are passionate about! Highly recommend for kids!"
Jake
Took Writing lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Great tutor, caring and friendly"
Emre
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"I found great teacher in the world she is amazing teacher and coach tutor in the writing I learned a lot of stuff from dr Bernard i just say thank you so much my lovely teacher"
Mehmet
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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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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"I met him today and he’s amazing! He gets what I’m trying to gain from writing and I’m excited moving forward!"
Kathlyn
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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