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Jenny J.

6 Reviews
Culver City, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2012
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Jenny J.

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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. Sh

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AC C.
Working with Jenny has been a great experience.

She has a wealth of knowledge in music. She was raised around music so it comes as second nature to her. Her experience definitely shows from theory to technique, structure to general perspective.

Jen's wide-ranging experience allows her to accommodate different learning styles. Even when I was unsure of which methods were most suitable for me, she was able to determine an appropriate approach. Each lesson is tailored around your preference while still maintaining steady progress towards your goals.

She's flexible, patient, communicative, and fun to work with. Her versatility has made learning piano so much easier and more exciting for me than before. I'm always looking forward to each session. I've also been able to learn about other aspects of music, as she isn't limited to piano; she's knowledgeable of other instruments and teaches dance as well.

One of my favorite things about Jen is that, even though she's easy to work with, she ensures that I've truly grasped one concept before moving to the next. It's also always great to see her play (:

Highly recommended
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.
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Diane C.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, French, German, Duala, Arabic
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 1976
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Diane C.

26 Reviews
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I'll help you understand text and subtext and discuss your reading with you.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! Yay! We can start in-person lessons again, as long as basic distancing is kept. I have been vaccinated and I would prefer my students to be vaccinated, too, but it's not a deal breaker. I teach several languages: French, German, and English for non-native English speaker

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Julia J.
We had a wonderful experience doing online lessons with Ms Diane. My son was engaged and interested in the lesson times and he looked forward to seeing Ms Diane every week. We intend to resume lessons once the summer is over.
Daria
I have been a student with Diane for the last few years and she is the best French teacher I have ever had. Not only is she an amazing teacher but she is also genuinely fun to be with. This year, Diane helped me pass the French B2 Certification exam - she provided me with all the resources I could have ever hoped for, and I really couldn't have done it without her! I highly recommend her for anyone
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Shelley M.

44 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French (-International Phonetic Alphabet), German (-International Phonetic Alphabet), Italian (-International Phonetic Alphabet), English
  • Awarded First Year- TEACHER OF THE YEAR from Washington Township School Corp.
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Indiana State University
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Shelley M.

44 Reviews
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Every session students can bring their own items/homework to work from or assignments can be created based on their needs. Every session will be for YOU. It will go at your pace and as will work to help you learn and grow in reading.

Each lesson will work specifically with phonics.

CANCELATION POLICY: Students must communicate any cancellations or adjustments 24 hours in advance to avoid charges. Any cancellations made to lessons within the 24 hour window will be charged if unable to reschedule within the same week.

About Shelley

I'm a professional singer/teacher residing in New York City with degrees from Indiana State University School of Music, and New York University with a specialization in Classical Art Song, Musical Theatre Repertoire, and Vocal Pedagogy. Every lesson is about YOU. So each week we will take a look

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Marya
Over the years, I've attempted voice lessons a few times and always walked away after a lesson or two. Not this time! Shelley has done the near impossible task of making me feel safe and at ease during our lessons. She is incredibly patient, supportive, warm, and hilarious, too! In addition to helping me with breathing and vocal techniques (which I desperately need, as I'm a beginner!) she also takes the time to nurture my emotional needs as well, as singing has always felt very vulnerable for me. She offers me mantras and writing exercises and is such a great listener. I highly recommend Shelley for any and all students!!
Micah P.
Shelley is a positive, professional, and effective teacher. My lessons with her were outstanding!

Every single lesson was tailored to my voice and my skill level. As I progressed, so did the lessons. Shelley prepared every lesson and conducted them all professionally. Over the course of a couple months, I went from not being able to carry a tune at all to singing comfortably and confidently in different genres.

She was excellent at teaching all aspects of voice including the anatomical structures involved and techniques to use the voice effectively.

She made difficult concepts easy to understand and used simple training tools very effectively. When I struggled in certain areas, she understood what my problem was even if I couldn't explain it well and helped me correct it.

In addition to her effectiveness as a coach, she is just a wonderful person and joy to work with. I plan on taking more lessons from her and I strongly recommend her to anyone!
Micah
My experience with Shelley was amazing!

I took weekly lessons with her for a few months and it was a great investment of time and money. I progressed from not being able to carry a tune at all to comfortably and confidently singing a variety of music.

She tailored every lesson to me so the lessons progressed as I did, which meant that my vocal skills and capabilities were continually growing.

Shelley's lessons were well structured and professional. They carried me through effective warmup exercises into singing that helped me continue to expand my range, delivery, and tone. I learned effective breathing techniques and proper shaping to get the clarity and tone that I wanted. I still implement her training on a daily basis and am now comfortable performing and recording a variety of musical styles and genres.

Her feedback and guidance was clear and easy to understand. Whenever there was concept I didn't understand, she knew how to explain it in a way that made it clear or use visual aids and basic tools to clarify.

Shelley helped me achieve a level of vocal control and confidence I didn't think would be possible for me.

Shelley is an outstanding teacher and I will take more lessons from her in the future!
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Monica U.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French
  • Masters Degree from Loyola College
  • Teaching since 2002
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Monica U.

9 Reviews
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I was an early childhood teacher for five years. During this time I taught reading daily for 2.5 hours. I specialized in small group activities and phonics lessons.

About Monica

I have a Master's Degree in Education and 5 years of teaching experience. I have been a private tutor now for over 10 years for children ages 5 years old and up. I tutor elementary, middle, high school and adults. I can also tutor PDF Bookmarking or PDF Bookmark documents for you, I am familiar w

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Ramar S.
Monica is very knowledgeable, patient, friendly, and her availability is an asset, be it in person or virtually.
Wendy P.
Monica is a wonderful teacher. She is patient and my son loved her from the first day. She has an easygoing demeanor and she makes math fun for him; she also sends a bunch of worksheets for him to work on in between. My son is entering 4th grade and I wanted him to work on some preview math skills before starting schoo. Monica was the perfect person I was looking for to work with him.
Taylor
Excellent!
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Darcy M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in Communication (Theatre) from Northwestern University
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Darcy M.

5 Reviews
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I have taught and tutored students of all ages in reading, including phonics, fluency, and reading comprehension. I am prepared to help students reach reading goals at any level, increasing reading comprehension and speed, and developing a love for language along the way. For beginning readers, I am trained in the Wilson Method.

About Darcy

I am a Charlotte-based teacher. If you would like me to travel further than my travel range, please get in touch and we can probably figure out an arrangement. I recently moved from Chicago, where I was a faculty member at a large Montessori school, working with children ages 3-12. I hold an MA f

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Silvana I.
My husband and I both took lessons from Darcy and she was a great teacher with fantastic curriculum and very accommodating. Very happy with her and how our dance came out.
Minhaj Khan
Darcy is very professional and very easy going and willing to change course when required. She is working not only with my daughter but also keep me posted on her progress. My daughter likes her style and I have seen improvements with my daughter grades... Yes, I will certainly recommend her to anyone.
Patty P.
Great instructor. A great help.
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Atalia M.

135 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Hebrew, German
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Bachelor of Music - Vocal Performance from University of Redlands
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Atalia M.

135 Reviews
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Because of my experience as an English teacher, these lessons will greatly improve your reading skills and confidence.

About Atalia

Everyone has a beautiful voice. Let me teach you how to make it heard. My passion for music is the most pervasive quality of my personality. Consequently, passing that passion on to others is what brings me the most joy in life. My goal is to spread the love and appreciation for this unique an

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Alexandra
I had a very good first lesson. She was very patient with my Hebrew and helping me to better my grammar.

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The average cost of 60-minute reading lessons in Marina del Rey is $60. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $85 per hour.
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"Very happy with Cody he has patience and is a very nice person also is really helping my grandson with his writing. He is 9 years old and needs help with writing and reading.Cody knows how to get him interested."
Luis
Took Reading lessons from Cody W.
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"Shelley has helped our daughter so much tutoring her every week. Our daughter has gone from failing a class and getting D’s to all A’s and B’s!!! She has just been an answer to our prayers! Thank you so much Shelley! We love and appreciate you!"
Chelsea
Took Reading lessons from Shelley M.
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"My son had a wonderful fist lesson with Lauren.
She had interactive reading material prepared for his learning level prior to the lesson, and all went very well.
We will request weekly lessons with her this summer!"
Dean
Took Reading lessons from Lauren W.
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"Bonnie is great with our Daughter!"
Michael
Took Reading lessons from Bonnie K.
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"Dr. D is the best! Engaging, knowledgeable, funny and likable! She looked up the education curriculum in our state to make sure she was giving my daughter what she needed! Not only did I enjoy her but my daughter was engaged the whole lesson and wanted to do more! She made sure to keep me informed of how things went! She’s really GREAT!"
Jaylen
Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"My daughter's lesson with Nick are very helpful and he interacts well on her level."
Danielle
Took Reading lessons from Nick P.
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"Mrs. Ginni was great teacher."
Clara
Took Reading lessons from Ginni A.
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"Ready to our next lessons!"
Cassandra
Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Nick is very engaged and has come up with a great game plan for our child."
Hope
Took Reading lessons from Nick P.
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"Mr. Steve Silver is the best tutor I ever had. He is truly an inspiration and his tutoring services have great impacts on my education"
Janiro Griffin
Took Reading lessons from Steve S.
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