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Henry M.

22 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Awarded Emmy from Academy of Motion Pictures Television Arts and Sciences
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Henry M.

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Foreign Correspondent for one of the United States' oldest broadcast networks, I have experience world wide. I'm certified to test for intercultural competence, giving me the perspective of different cultures. I can bring you to another country from the comfort of your home or my office.

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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Henry is helpful, encouraging and also challenging. He is aware of our abilities. At the beginning we found the course book difficult, but as we continued we grew to enjoy it.
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Marwan S.

23 Reviews
Redwood City, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, Chinese - Mandarin
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering from Cornell University
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
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Marwan S.

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As an electrical & computer engineer, I've had extensive study in physics, including mechanics and E&M. I can help with conceptual understanding, study techniques, and test prep (including AP exams).

About Marwan

I started playing piano when I was 3, and began writing music at the age of 6. I've taught music and piano for over 12 years, and tutoring other subjects for over 5 years. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, I graduated from Cornell University in Electrical & Computer Engineering, with a minor in

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Ryan F.
So far so Good. It has only been one lesson, but our son really enjoyed it.
Sandra
My 6 year old daughter is developing a great foundation and is enthusiastic about learning the piano. Marwan is a great match for her!
Oliver
Funny and engaging teacher who was willing to go the extra mile to structure a lesson plan that met my specific piano goals. Very knowledgeable and accomodating.

Mitch H.

1 Review
San Jose, CA
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BS: Business Administration from California State University, Stanislaus
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Mitch H.

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With over 8 years experience in tutoring, I have learned what methods work and those that don’t. I’m upbeat, patient, easy going, empathetic, and generally well-liked by others. I’m very good at adapting to different learning styles and have a knack for eliciting the best out of my students through motivation and positive reinforcement.

Throughout university, and after, I mentored many students with great results. In addition to academics I helped them get the most out of their college experience. Everyone I helped benefited greatly, and one runs a very successful consulting business.

Aside from math and English, I’m a very proficient test and note taker. I speak conversational Spanish, and basic Japanese.

About Mitch

Whether you're completely lost, just need a little help, or need some test/note taking tips I can be very helpful. My patient, easy going, and positive mindset is very conducive to creating a great learning atmosphere. I can also be very useful to those that aren't motivated, I have a knack for fin

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Matthew H.

121 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelors in Communication from Washington State University - Edward R Murrow School of Communications
  • Teaching since 1988
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Matthew H.

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Math is Easy if you know some basic rules. Music is really all about math and is probably why I excel at teaching math as
well.

Let me Help You break down your math problems piece by piece.. One step at a time..

About Matthew

Learn How To Play An Instrument or Sing with Celeb Online or In-Studio Music Lessons & Personal Coaching.. Develop The Sound & Singing Voice You Want & Need For Success! See How Associates Of Mine Made it On “NBC TV’s The Voice!" Learn Easy Achievable "Baby Steps" To Get You Started. 12 Steps

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Steven Jones
Learned piano, harmonica & guitar... Matthew is a wonderful teacher!
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Kevan
Matthew is a very good teacher. He has spent a lot of time to teach me the theory of music so I can understand how the harmonica fits in as a musical instrument.

Mohammed A.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Arabic, Korean
  • Teaches College
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Mohammed A.

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Linguistics is your door in to the mind--how Language actually works (its sounds, words, sentences and discourse) as well as out to the real work--how language is a function for expressing identity, belonging, and worldviews.

About Mohammed

مرحبا 😃 Come learn Arabic with a friendly and energetic teacher! As a believer that all learning must learner-centered, I will teach you about Arabic language, culture and thought. Young or adult, you will enjoy a dynamic and transformative lesson that will increase your interest in, understanding

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Anonymous
I've been taking lessons with Mohammed since January 2019. With zero proficiency in Arabic, he led to master all the arabic sounds and letters. We've since been learning Lebanese/Palestinian arabic. His classes are so fun and he knows a lot about teaching,
Raquel
Only one lesson in and I am 100% confident Mohammed's lessons are going to teach me to become fluent. Very excited about moving forward!
DE
Just had my first lesson with Mohammed! He was very flexible and professional. The session had a friendly atmosphere and Mohammed used engaging activities! So fun!! And it was super easy to follow him.

Nikia L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Biology from City College
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Nikia L.

3 Reviews
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Studying is key so that I can help you form good habits. I have expertise in taking tests to let me help you perform better than the rest.

About Nikia

I have a bachelor's in Biology from the City University. My talents excel from the performing arts to knitting. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions. Even small questions can make a change in your grade. Sometimes we need to ask our selves where our direction is in life and there

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Jhoniliegh P.
Good first lesson
Nina
I liked her lesson.
Susan
She takes time working with you and finding your voice.

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"My son was tutored by Matt in Biology. Matt's subject matter expertise and enthusiasm for the subject had a positive impact on my son's academic performance in 9th grade Biology.

Matt partners well with parents, is very responsive and flexible with scheduling and is an overall pleasure to work with.

You or your child will have a great experience in working with Matt."
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Took Biology lessons from Mathew M.
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"Erin was very caring, articulate, thorough and responsive. She tested my daughter's knowledge by assigning her problems to do prior to their sessions. As a result, she was able to get 100% on all of her home/class work."
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Took Pre Calculus lessons from Erin W.
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"Colin is absolutely amazing teacher!
Last time I studied math was 20+ years. I am 40 years old and about to finish my second degree CRJ, and like many others I left math class at the end. Taking the math prep test (which I failed) placed me almost in kindergarten..Lol! and I knew I needed help to re-learn math. I am so happy Colin answered my request (I sent 15 requests, and only 2 teachers answered). I wanted to start eating the study guide provided by CSN and just focus on the topics, but Colin wanted to show me the "why we have numbers, type of numbers, etc" definitely I wanted to fly before I could walk, and I am so grateful he had a different plan............because IT MAKE SENSE!
I mentioned I prefered to have a lobotomy (siks!) instead of facing math in my 40's because I never had a chance to understand math, I just digested the fact I was going to fail and obtain an "s" for grade. I am looking forward to like, learn, and comprehend math with Colin's help so I can graduate in December 2018.
Thanks Colin :)"
Nadia
Took Math lessons from Colin S.
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"Bill is superb at asking leading questions to discover my own weaknesses and mistakes so we can fix them together and get to the correct answer.
 
Having someone to bounce various approaches to a problem really helped me understand how to solve the exercises as opposed to just memorizing the solutions"
Leah
Took GRE lessons from Bill L.
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"Colin is very knowledgeable and helpful. He does an excellent job of teaching the concepts and has been more than helpful with specific word problems. He is very thorough and has made additional concept videos to help my daughter understand physics concepts. We've appreciated his help. Thank you, Colin!"
Diana
Took Physics lessons from Colin S.
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"Over the last six months, Daniel has been tutoring me on and off for my intro to physics course. I do not have a strong background in science or math, but Daniel was always able to explain everything clearly and in detail. He knows how to answer your questions and really works hard to make sure you understand the material. I highly recommend him for anyone looking for help."
Shannon
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"I took Pre Calculus with Paola and I would rate her a 4."
Yetunde
Took Pre Calculus lessons from Paola E.
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"Very helpful, nice, and professional!"
Andrew
Took ACT English lessons from Rebecca H.
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"Super helpful and patient! Very accommodating and productive lesson"
Dallas
Took Calculus lessons from Erin W.
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"Aziz has been instrumental in my preparation for the GRE. He quickly identified the areas that I needed the most work in and devised a study plan from there. He is a fantastic tutor and I highly recommend him!"
Daniela
Took GRE lessons from Aziz T.
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