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Henry M.

33 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Journalism, German from Humboldt State University
  • Awarded Emmy from Academy of Motion Pictures Television Arts and Sciences
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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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Nick P.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Nick P.

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Having to sit down and write a paper (whether it be your college thesis or a five paragraph essay for an elementary level English course) can be an intimidating and stressful if not overwhelming experience.

That's where I come in...To help you with both the assignment you are currently working on as well your writing process in general. Working on strengthening how you write will make writing easier and easier each time you do it, until you don't need my help at all.

Many people are not aware of the universal strategies and tactics that can be used to improve their writing at every stage in the process. Whether it be brainstorming, outlining, drafting, writing, editing, etc, examining your writing process together will allow us to customize every session for your needs specifically.

Outside of helping to write papers I can assist with help in English grammar, Literature, Creative Writing, and many other related fields.

About Nick

Bringing a wide range of experience in Writing, English, Communication, Language, and Business, I help to make lasting adjustments that improve writing, communication, and overall efficiency over the long term. My practice started out and continues to function as an academic tutoring practice for

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April Stace
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.
Ke
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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Jane P.

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Starting at $95
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  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Jane P.

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I honed my teaching skills at Phillips Exeter Academy, one of the world’s most selective private schools. In their intensive pre-college program for students grades 7 to 12, I taught core writing seminars in “The Craft of the Essay” and “Writing Process” as well as workshops focused on the college essay. Since 2008, I have worked 1-on-1 with talented students across the United States and around the world to develop their writing skills.

Every student deserves a dedicated mentor to help them master the writing process—and discover how writing can further their actual passions and purpose. Your writing class is totally customized to your writing goals and unique interests. Together, we plan lessons that develop your skills and passions in tandem.

About Jane

I love transforming students into vibrant, fearless writers! Schools do a terrible job of teaching writing. Even the best schools and most dedicated English teachers fail to provide good writing instruction. Why? Most teachers are passionate readers of literature, but they don't actually enjoy w

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Diana L.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, Russian, English
  • B.S. Biochemistry with minor in Pre-Health Professional Studies from University of Idaho
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Diana L.

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I have a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry with a minor in Pre-Health Professional Studies. As a former pre-medicine student, I know the content depth that is important to teach to my students. As I am currently earning my Master in Secondary Education towards becoming a teacher, I am trained in the learning sciences to teach my lessons in an effective and memorable manner. I have experience scaffolding and differentiating lessons. I know how to accommodate and modify lessons based on IEPs. I am also trained in designing Response-to-Intervention to get underachieving students to succeed. I have experience with Highly Gifted, International Baccalaureate, and Advanced Placement classes.

About Diana

Welcome! I am glad to meet you. My name is Ms. Diana, and I will be your teacher. I'm looking forward to helping you on your path towards academic success!

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Chelsea
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Diana L. Has been an amazing instructor for the past couple of months. She has encouraged me and pushed me to do better in math. She explains the material in different ways to find a perfect fit for me to understand. She’s very cooperative and values teaching. She has helped me in every way possible. She gives session notes so I can study the material afterwards in order to help me retain everything. I highly recommend her teaching!
Cliff
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I am writing this review because something amazing has been taking place with my child since she's been working with Ms. Diana L.

My Daughter Chelsea struggled for years in math and she lacked mathematical confidence, but since she's been working with Diana her Math skills and confidence have increased dramatically. 

Ms. L. takes a flexible approach to teaching and finding the best tailored approach for her students. I believe this approach is the reason for my daughters' recent success. Diana has only been working with Chelsea for a few months and her test scores and class participation have increased greatly.

I would recommend Ms. L. to any one that has a child that struggles in any area of Math , she has done wonders for my child and I am highly appreciative to her for all her teaching.

Sincerely,
Cliff Lawrence
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Randy M.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Mandarin, English, French, Latin
  • Performer's Associate of The Royal Conservatory Diploma in Piano Performance from The Royal Conservatory, Toronto
  • Teaching since 2015
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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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Bill P.

95 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • BA Radio & TV from Butler University--Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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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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Alton
I really enjoyed the class! Bill is very knowledgeable and personable. I highly recommend the class!
Paula D.
This was my very first Public Speaking Lesson with Bill. He was patient, supportive, empathic, and optimistic about my potential for success while at the same time being very honest and direct in giving feedback and extremely informative and instructive based on his extensive knowledge and experience as well as gifts in teaching. Most definitely several points above average!
David
Bill does a great job helping you use your voice to communicate powerfully and clearly!

He has vast amount of knowledge and experience and I enjoyed taking lessons with him.

I would definitely recommend taking lessons with Bill if someone wants to grow in speaking more powerfully and clearly.

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"Great tutor, caring and friendly"
Emre
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"She is the best teacher!"
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Took Writing lessons from Cathryn K.
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"When it came time to apply to graduate school, I wanted to express every ounce of appreciation for public health – except I struggled with transferring much of that admiration into writing. I could easily call up experiences and memories during conversation, but to fashion them into a fluid essay remained a tall task. This is where Nick really shined. We spent hours talking through these experiences with a focus on harnessing their emotional footprint. It took some open-mindedness, plus the will to resist the inertial tug of old habits, but with Nick’s help I was able to write from a place of passion for the first time in my life."
Omar
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Nick is helping my kids with reading and writing. He’s very skilled, experienced, patient and thoughtful."
Aydin & Mikah
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Thanks teacher Bonnie for your lesson! My kid was engaged the entire time and came out feeling excited about his writing assignment. Looking forward to more of our lessons!"
Mal
Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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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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"My son just had his first lesson with Dr. D and he said he learned so much from Dr. D and is really looking forward to learning more from Dr. D. Thank you Dr. D!"
Willard
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Dr. Dianala is a fantastic writing coach. I appreciated the guidance in developing research-based papers, including the implementation of APA 6th edition. As a college student, APA skills are very important and knowing how to apply it is critical to a successful paper. Awesome teacher/tutor/coach!"
J Allen
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Perfect lesson! Dr. Ulyana is very nice, patient, and very professional."
Alan
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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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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