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Popular Online Basketball Teachers

Ray H.

Milwaukee, WI
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William H.

San Marcos, CA
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John R.

Astoria, NY
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Ray H. Milwaukee, WI

Defense, Offense, Team Basketball, and the Fundamentals of basketball.

About RAY

Christian Life Coach: I provide people with a sense of direction in life in times of adversity. When they fail to see and choose the right path to meet the desired goals in life.

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I ask question so they can come up with answers themselves.

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Working with African American Males.

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RAY H. July 7, 2014
Bible Studies · Online
I love Ray's bible studies they are so lively and touching. He make it so hot to your soul. He gets you so into it. He makes it real to you.
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RAY H. July 7, 2014
Life Coaching · Online
Ray is great at encouraging you to be all you can be. He will make you feel like you can do anything. He will get you moving!
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RAY H. June 8, 2014
Basketball · Online
Ray is a really great basketball teacher. He's an excellent free throw instructor. He stresses team work like no other. Its all about the team. You want to win be come a team. Get in shape in stay in shape. Take care of your body and your body will take of you.
William H. San Marcos, CA

Have coached youth basketball with great success.

About William

I have experience with preschool through adult learning systems. Prefer to help school age individuals.

John R. Astoria, NY

I have played competitive basketball since childhood and I am particularly skilled in ball control as well as shooting.

About John

My name is John R. and I'm an experienced teacher/tutor.
In addition to my eight years working as a teacher at a private school here in NY, I have tutored many students in subjects ranging from math, science, social studies, reading, and writing, to arts (piano, guitar) and even athletics (I've played both basketball & soccer at a high level). I'm very familiar with common- core curriculum, but I also try to gear my teaching towards an individual's particular skills and education history. Also, while in graduate school I tutored several undergraduate students in philosophy and psychology. Finally, I spend a lot of time working with autistic individuals and its something that is very close to my heart. I adhere to the principles of ABA and am fully capable of ...

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John R. October 29, 2014
Soccer · In studio
When my son started soccer at age five, he really struggled and didn't enjoy the game the way I'd hoped. Within a few months of working with Jack (John) though, hes become one of the better players on the team and even made the local travel team. Best of all, though, he really seems to enjoy playing now and seems confident out on the field!
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John R. October 29, 2014
Basketball · In studio
John truly understands the game and was able to teach all the basic skills to my son. Unfortunately, due to a recent move I was unable to continue with the lessons. I think he is a very good teacher though.
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John R. October 29, 2014
Basic Math · In studio
John helped my son to understand math via this new common-core curriculum, which I myself struggled to grasp. I know many parents like me were taught very differently, but John is very good at understanding both where I'm coming from and this common-core stuff. Excellent!

Lucas R.

Portland, OR
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Matthew M.

San Diego, CA
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Omar A.

San Dimas, CA
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Lucas R. Portland, OR

I have played competitive basketball my whole life. I was the team captain of my 2008 varsity basketball program and held offers to play at several college schools. I have competed in national tournaments and won several state championships. I have a huge passion for the game of basketball and love to coach. I have a strong background in the fundamental skills of basketball, X's and O's and, how to compete, and how to train.

About Lucas

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I am a recent graduate from the University of Oregon with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in History. I am comfortable teaching at a high level in biology as well as the physics, chemistry, algebra, algebra 2 and geometry, trigonometry and pre-calculus. I have done private and group tutoring for over four years now and am also trained to work with students who have special needs.

In my spare time I enjoy playing basketball and music. I have played basketball competitively my whole life, won multiple state championships and was the captain of my varsity program in 2008. I am hoping to become a basketball coach soon. I also enjoy playing the bass guitar as well as producing and recording music. I play two bands and have recorded on several records.

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Matthew M. San Diego, CA

I have excelled in basketball and will help you do so as well. I adapt your learning needs and objectives to each of our sessions. Making practice as easy and fun as possible is my goal for you. I apply fundamental techniques in defense and offense that will make you a better player on the court.

About Matthew

I am a lifelong student myself so I can relate best teaching methods for effective learning. I have a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Small Business/Entrepreneurship from East Carolina University and a Masters of Arts in Industrial-Organizational Psychology. I have been a substitute teacher for elementary schools and am comfortable teaching all ages above as well.

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Trey H. December 12, 2014
Business · Online
I've relied on Matt as an outside-consultant for numerous projects over the past decade - everything from business plans from scratch to my most recent project, a bi-coastal film festival tour. Matt's past experiences as an individual entrepreneur, event planner, and as a creative individual have made his insights consistently invaluable to me. What I appreciate most about Matt is his ability to listen and ask me questions that push my own thinking and creative process in new, unexpected directions. He is pragmatic, honest, and inspiring - everything I need in a consultant. I cannot recommend Matt highly enough, and I know I will be using his services for years to come.
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judy C. November 14, 2014
Public Speaking · Online
I found Matt to be very open and willing to listen to my concerns with public speaking. He was very helpful.
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Lauren S. November 12, 2014
Public Speaking · In studio
Matt is a great teacher! He is down to earth and easy to work with. I would recommend him for any subject =]
Omar A. San Dimas, CA

My teaching skills centers under the most fundamental principle of life which states that simplicity is they key to life. I will help students take complex concepts and break it down in step by step practical everyday life examples that help incorporate both critical thinking and real life world examples. I teach with passion and humor because enjoying what you learn is key element in mastering the subject.

About Omar

I am a recent college graduate from U.C. Irvine. I majored in Biological Sciences. I have taken multiple classes in college as mandated by my major such as math up to calculus, college level chemistry and biology, and college level essay writing. I have some experience tutoring students from all walks of life and different countries. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you excel in your studies.

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