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Jenny J.

5 Reviews
Lawndale, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaching since 2012
  • BA in Music with emphasis on Piano Performance from University of Southern California (USC) Thorton School of Music
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Jenny J.

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About Jenny

Music Jenny comes from a very musical family and started piano when she was five years old. She grew up constantly listening to her father practicing his guitar and brother practicing violin. Since then, her accomplishments include an Honorable Mention at the Korea Times Youth Music Competition. S

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Matthew
Jenny is on time always. The first lesson, she had the books ready and was very professional. I am very happy with her teaching abilities.
Melvin H.
Jenny is wonderful. She is patient and understanding, and adjusts to the student's needs. I recommend her for anyone.
David H.
Excellent piano teacher for our 6 year old son. Jenny is patient and great overall with kids. I appreciate the incorporation of both theory and practice into the lessons Seven months in, we have seen significant progress and best of all, our son is showing initiative to play on his own.
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Michael R.

1 Review
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Journalism / history from Fresno State
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Michael R.

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I have worked with students on basic math.

About Michael

Hello. I'm Michael. I consider myself a jack of many trades when it comes to tutoring. I've worked with students in a variety of subjects -- English, writing, reading, math, history and more. If I have a specialty, it's the language. I have devoted my life to the written word, both as a writer and

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Fisher P.
My son feels encouraged and interested in writing. That is a win!
Jane P.
Gary
Michael has used his great people skills to win over my son on a personal level and his great educational skills to move my son forward in the 5th grade.

Arman A.

Glendale, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Arman A.

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One of the most rewarding aspects of an academic position is the opportunity to teach and
interact with students. Mathematics is known as an abstract but fascinating discipline. I have been immersed in it for many years and enchanted by its beauty. In the career of teaching, I always try to pass my passion by encouraging students to think, enlightening students about how to think, and offering students concrete examples that they can play with. Whether or not they realize it, students have the freedom to explore and to think about problems in new ways.

About Arman

Hi my name is Arman, I have PhD in Mathematics and a solid experience in School, College teaching and tutoring. My teaching load includes Precalculus, Algebra, Geometry, Calculus, Differential equations, Mathematical Analysis, Theory of Probability and Math Statistics. During my student teach

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Michelle N.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches High School, College
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Michelle N.

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About Michelle

Music has been an integral part of my life. I have 8 years of teaching experience between teaching in public schools as well as privately. I have a Bachelors of Music in Music Education. I learned how to play my first instrument starting 24 years ago and haven't stopped since. Teaching and music ar

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Katie
was awesome i really liked how she made everything fun
Owen
My son is an absolute beginner, and Michelle has been awesome! She has taught him how to maintain his instrument, and now they are well into learning music. Great communication with us parents as well!
Katie

Anna P.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Russian, Bulgarian, Russian
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 1972
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Anna P.

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I am Russian speaking native with a Moscow pronunciation which is considered as a standard, model pronunciation in Russia. During my extensive music education in Moscow and Leningrad I got the degrees of a Musicologist and Music Editor and Lecturer side by side with my Piano degree which shows that my skills in Russian language were professionally trained. I had a long time experience when helping people of different countries in Europe how to learn and improve their Russian. I continue helping American people in this. I hope you will enjoy a lot of wit and creativity when learning Russian with me.

About Anna

I hold a Master's degree in Piano Pedagogy and Music Theory and History. I established my own teaching method that is based on European classical teaching tradition. I am familiar with most of the American piano teaching methods and use their achievements in my teaching widely. Personally, I am

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Allyson King
We arrived to Anna after my son took piano lessons elsewhere with little progress. My son is interested in music, but lacked the confidence to push through skills he found challenging. This has changed under Anna’s direction, and our son is making excellent progress. We find Anna to be extremely knowledgeable and competent, and her passion for piano shows. Anna is patient and gentle, but she will undoubtedly push your child to do their best. She will get to know your child to determine their interests and work with them to achieve their goals. Highly recommended!
Julia
I have taken lessons with Anna since I was seven years old (currently age 18). I began knowing nothing about the piano or music theory. Neither of my parents can play the piano. I was a beginner in every sense of the word. Now, I have not only a deep love and appreciation for music, but also an advanced musical capacity and repertoire. I have played pieces from a variety of styles and time periods, from Claude Debussy to Mozart to Hadyn to jazz and contemporary. I was able to have a personal high school senior recital and share this love and talent with others. In high school, I completed a music theory and composition course with ease.

I cannot recommend Anna enough. Her dedication and patience is unparalleled and she cares so deeply for her students. She is methodical, attentive, thoughtful, and is an absolute hidden gem of a teacher. Anna opened a world of music to me and I don’t think I can ever truly express how much that means to me. Not only am I a better musician because of her, but I’m also a better person. Her attention to detail and passion have challenged the way that I approach work and hobbies beyond just music.

Anna is particularly skilled as an educator. Beyond simply giving information for students to practice or memorize, she helps them apply the concepts to real musical pieces, guiding them along the way. Her calm but advanced method of teaching helps students advance quickly through musical concepts.

Over the past eleven years, I have spent literally hundreds of hours with Anna honing my craft. If anyone has seen the extent of her talent as a teacher, I’d like to think it’s me.

Five stars out of five stars. Always.
Grace
We are not going back for lessons with Anna. My daughter found her unfriendly and intimidating. Anna wasn’t very good about communicating with us. She finally sent an email to me on the day of the lesson. I felt she was rude. I’m glad she could not accommodate us. We were going to cancel appointments with her. My daughter is very shy. We will be looking for piano lessons elsewhere.

Haley Shea B.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Associate of Arts in Media Studies from University of North Georgia
  • Awarded Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Award from Hugh O'Brien Youth Organization & Dawson County Women's Club
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Haley Shea B.

16 Reviews
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Ready to rock the ACT? I'm a passionate tutor with a love for English, and I can guarantee that not only will you be more confident on test day, you'll also enjoy my fun approach to studying!

About Haley Shea

Haley Shea is a Meditation Guide, Life Coach, and English Writing Tutor. She offers live guided meditation routines for Relaxation, Stress Relief, Anxiety & Anger Management, Self-Love, Mindful Awareness, Positive Attraction/Manifestation, and Creative Expression. Haley Shea also offers tutorin

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Casey
Made my daughter feel comfortable and had creative ways of teaching which kept my daughter engaged.
Jennifer
Sumaya A.
Haley Shea is an awesome teacher l just finished my first lesson and l look forward to the coming lesson next weeks

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"My lessons with Laurel have been fantastic! She's very patient & knows exactly how to make everything make sense & how to break things down in order give proper analysis in whatever she teaches from piano to singing to basic music theory. She was able to answer any questions I had in full detail. She's a very warm & welcoming person that loves to teach & can do so very well. I highly recommend her as an instructor. She is with out a doubt, a genius of her craft."
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Took Reading lessons from Laurel S.
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"Tom is a great instructor. He is helping me sort though challenges I have with grammar, writing and proofreading. I recommend Tom as a teacher to anyone who is looking for flexibility in their schedule and an opportunity to have fun learning."
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Took Grammar lessons from Tom S.
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"I can't say enough about Aalok. His wealth of tutoring experience is certainly a major advantage, however his dedication and work ethic was what impressed us the most. What started out as just a few tutoring sessions for physics evolved into a wonderful relationship, guiding my son through his SATs and ACTs. Unlike many tutors' rigid availability schedules, Aalok went out of his way to work with my son's demanding high school schedule. He established a sincere rapport with my son and continues to touch base with him even now that he's at college. I am happy to recommend Aalok -- he is an exceptional young man and an excellent tutor."
Mary M.
Took Physics lessons from Aalok S.
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"Mr Henry helped in improving my son's writing skills. He is a wonderful teacher. My son was struggling with writing. He used to be shy of writing and now he seems to be more confident in writing. Mr. Henry not only taught him different types of writing but also improved his vocabulary skills. I highly recommend him for learning/improving writing skills."
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Took Writing lessons from Henry M.
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"Patryna teaches in such a way that you do not need to ask the same questions over and over. She is very patient and gives you the understanding you need to be a successful Writer. Unlike others that I have worked with, Patryna teaches in a way that you feel loved and not like just any other client. I did not just gain another skill but a loved one. I would invite Patryna in my home anytime she in my area."
Jason Ridgeway
Took Creative Writing lessons from Patryna G.
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"Matt has been awesome working with my sixteen year-old daughter and her algebra. She was hesitant about Skype and tutoring online but it has been so great working with Matt. He is very professional and organized and took the time to review her tests and homework prior to the scheduled session. He knew exactly what she needed to work on and after just a few sessions, she is feeling confident and has a better idea what and how to study! We highly recommend online tutoring and especially working with Matt!"
Cindy
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Matthew H.
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"I asked Rod to work with my daughter on geometry to help her get ready for 9th grade. Rod explains each concept and its application very well. His lessons are appropriate for grade level but also challenging. I am particularly happy that my daughter is learning a broader approach to problem solving and critical thinking. As a scientist (PhD in chemistry) and a mother of a teenager, I appreciate Rod’s approach as it will provide a solid foundation for my daughter’s learning for many years to come. And he is always on time and gives me an overview of what was covered and what will be covered after each lesson. I highly recommend him."
Jennifer
Took Geometry lessons from Rod K.
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"Nick helped me plan, outline, and proofread my essay for finals"
Mitch
Took Essay Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Matthew is great. I highly recommend him. He worked with our son on AP Physics and Trig. 2-3x a week for the school term. Matthew is dependable, he shows up on time. He is flexible- works with our changing schedule. Communicates- confirms and reworks schedule conflicts easily via text. But most of all, Matthew is patient, he takes the time to explain and teach, he is focused on helping student to understand concepts. He cares about your student's success."
David & Theresa
Took Physics lessons from Matthew H.
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"Linda is very patient with my Asperger's/ADHD son. She has offered several different ways to approach his math work and clearly was thinking about new approaches between visits. She is a kind, gentle woman and having her help with the work has been so helpful. She even spent extra time to show him some guitar, in case we want to take lessons (upon my request because we're interested in that). Linda has offered advice on several resources that I didn't know about for my journey to assist my son with his challenges. We have been very happy with Linda."
Jack
Took Elementary Math lessons from Linda L.
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