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James B.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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James B.

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Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Geometry, Pre Algebra

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 we

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Lulu S.
James is very patient and encouraging. He definitely put me at ease for our first lesson. I can't wait for the second lesson.
Pia
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.
gregory N.
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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Stephanie O.

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Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Awarded Semi-Finalist from Scripps National Spelling Bee
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Stephanie O.

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15+ years' experience -- math and science specialist!

If you've been muddling along with algebra or chemistry has you hitting your head against the wall, I've got your back! Focused but encouraging, enthusiastic but personable, I've patiently helped my students reach that "light-bulb moment" countless times.

Guiding someone to understanding a concept they struggle with is of course a major part of tutoring, but I'm also really big on coaching students to be methodical and have a system. Content knowledge is only part of the puzzle; problem-solving skills are crucial. Check out my testimonials to hear from my students themselves on that!

About Stephanie

NOTE: I recommend 90 minutes for a first session -- in my experience, 60 minutes tends not to be enough to both get the lay of the land and deliver a reassuring and substantive amount of support. I look forward to working with you! I went to Princeton University and studied molecular biology. I w

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Joanne T.

53 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Awarded Valedictorian from Brockway Area Junior/Senior High School
  • Masters - Information Systems Management from Robert Morris University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joanne T.

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Learn all of the basics of Algebra

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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she is very nice and kind and explains topics very well
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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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Katrina Z.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Katrina Z.

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Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects.

About Katrina

Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects. Additionally, I am a singer/songwriter and a fluent French speaker. I am passionate about music and have been

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Kelly P.
Great Tutor!
Doris H.
We finished our first set of singing lessons. Katrina has a very efficient and organized methodology in her lessons. Also very caring and supportive. An excellent teacher! Highly recommend!
Doris H.
My 4 year old daughter is taking french lesson with Miss Katrina. Violet says she likes her and that she wants to continue learning french. I'm excited because that is my goal for Violet. Thank you!
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Heather R.

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Starting at $32
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Education from Lord Fairfax Community College
  • Teaching since 2002
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Heather R.

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With a degree in education, I use my passion for math to guide my students to success, tailoring lessons to the unique qualities and personal preferences and goals of each student. My students learn and improve their skills quickly using different techniques for each student. Math is a subject that can be taught many different ways and not all ways work for everybody, so I use many different tools in helping each student find the way that works for them. Tips and tricks, tutoring, and instruction on new material are made fun with each lesson. My students quickly learn and improve their skills for their individual needs and goals.

About Heather

Whether it's music, Spanish, or math, I always tailor each lesson to the students unique qualities, personal preferences, goals, and needs. I have a contagious passion for what I do that makes lessons with me fun, even if it's tutoring in an unfavorable subject for the student. I have a degree i

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Kyle C.

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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from St. Norbert College
  • Teaching since 2007
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Kyle C.

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I've been teaching Algebra for 10 years. I strive to show students the beauty behind mathematics and encourage them to enjoy it. I work with students at their own pace with the main focus being on developing the confidence to be able to understand what questions are asking and how to solve problems. I prefer to spend the first two lessons testing a student's confidence, strengths, and weaknesses before I select the teaching materials. I cannot wait to help you reach your math goals!

About Kyle

Note: Summer time is generally more flexible for me. However, please contact me before signing up for a time because my schedule is less concrete. I am a Ph.D. student in Statistics and earned a Bachelor's in mathematics from St. Norbert College in 2016. I have been tutoring for over 10 years

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Victoria
Kyle was incredibly helpful to Austin and effectively relayed concepts and provided guidance where he needed most. Me - the mom has also been totally thrilled with Kyle's sunny disposition, lighting fast communications and flexibility while working with our changing schedule. Couldn't be happier with Kyle and our general experience with Take Lessons!
Trell
Amazing
Melissa L.
Fantastic! Made things much easier for my son. Was the best investment I could have made. Personable, always available. A plus!

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"My daughter is a freshman in high school and has been struggling with math. However now, she is head over heels excited!! She learned in 15 minutes from Julissa, what she couldn't learn for many many classes with her regular teacher. After only her first session she went and googled some of the math problems they discussed to go practice, on her own! And asked that I bump her session with Julissa to twice a week instead of only once! Thank you SO MUCH!"
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Took Algebra lessons from Julissa F.
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"she is very nice and kind and explains topics very well"
sashrika
Took Algebra lessons from Joanne T.
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"We are very thankful to our instructor. She makes sure the subject is understood and not memorized. One could see that she has passion for the class and it looks like that passion is contagious."
Yakov
Took Algebra lessons from Marina K.
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"My daughter described her lesson as excellent, thorough and fun. She is looking forward to future lessons. I could not be more pleased."
Bronwyn
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"Colin is an instructor for whom tutoring is a genuine passion for the education of others. He patiently ensures that I thoroughly comprehend the subject matter and that I do not just memorize the content of the lesson for testing-related purposes (as I have in the past.) His style of teaching assures that I meaningfully retain the information to ensure that it is applicable to my immediate education as well as real-world future endeavors."
Lonnie
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"Our experience with Ms. Julissa was wonderful! Ms. Julissa stepped and corrected my daughter's mistakes but make the correction in a way that helped my daughter see her mistakes. Ms. Julissa ability to engage our daughter, gave her the drive and ambition to reactivate. My daughter is now on the right track. Thank you Ms. Julissa for your skills and willingness to help our child!!!

If we need you again we will reach out to you! Be blessed!!!!"
Bertillia
Took Algebra lessons from Julissa F.
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"(Genesis C.) Ms. Julissa helped me comprehend the difficult concepts of my College Algebra course much more. I highly recommend her! She is friendly, patient, observant, understanding. As a result of her tutoring, she helped me raise my grade, which I was once concerned about. God bless you, Ms. Julissa! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!"
Angela
Took Algebra lessons from Julissa F.
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"Julissa is amazing! Math is such a confusing subject
For me and she made it fun. I’m
Excited to be learning from someone so knowledgeable. I definitely recommend her."
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Took Algebra lessons from Julissa F.
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"Dr. Dawn is the best teacher I've ever had. she's patient, sweet and I would definitely recommend her 100%"
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Took Algebra lessons from Dr. Dawn L.
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"Great Algebra tutor! Chris was tutoring my daughter in algebra. He picked up very quickly to see where her weakness is. He is very patient and takes his time in making sure my daughter gets it done. Excellent tutor."
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Took Algebra lessons from Christopher A.
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