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Natalie G.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $90
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • High School Diploma from Fresno University High School
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Natalie G.

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I have helped elementary school, middle school, high school, college, and university students with test prep for over 10 years. I also have tutored adults who need to ace a test to move forward in their career path or to advance their studies. I offer concept review, strategy/approach, and time management prep for the SAT, ACT, SSAT, ISEE, PSAT, GRE, GED, CBEST, CSET, ASVAB (AFQT), TEAS, Accuplacer, CLEP, HESI, HISET, AFOQT, TABE, Praxis, HSPT, TACHS, SHSAT, CPT (ERB), SCAT, CogAT, STAAR, Smarter Balanced, and PARCC.

About Natalie

For over 11 years, my goal as a tutor has been steadfast: I want to help you help yourself. I know from my own experience how hard it is to learn any subject and how much harder it is to find the right teacher. Now I explain the same concepts I've mastered to countless children and adults who need m

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Andy Dobrov
Excellent teacher
Pu S.
My son has been working with Natalie on SAT practice tests, mainly on the English portion of the SAT. Her style of teaching is to help him thinking through the problems and the ways to tackle them. So at the end of the day, my son is learning the tools to solve a problem/answer a question correctly. When he is doing the tests himself, Natalie’s approach is stuck with him. Overall, his time in Natalie’s class has been well spent. I am also glad to see that with all these remote learning at his school, he is able to get one-on-one attention every week to truly learn something and get him prepared for SAT.
Lynne
My 14 year old daughter worked with Natalie weekly over a 2 month period to prep for the SSAT and HSPT. She did a fabulous job helping my daughter prepare; she was super knowledgeable, patient, and supportive. My daughter has so much confidence going into her tests, thanks to Natalie. We highly recommend her!!!
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Rolando H.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Rolando H.

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I would love to help you with test preparation for the IELTS, Eiken, TOEFL and TOEIC tests as well as University entrance exams. With 10 years of experience in this field I'm sure that you will be well prepared to take your test and pass it.

About Rolando

Hello and nice to meet you. My name is Rolando and I am from Venice beach California. I love teaching English and traveling. It gives me a chance to expand my horizons. Experience is the best teacher : I've been teaching English in Japan for 10 years. I can help you any time. I am a FUN teac

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Leo
Rolando is an excellent teacher with great patience. As he has lived in both the U.S. and Japan for a long time, he knows lots of exciting things, including cultural ones. Anyway, it is fun to have a class with Rolando.
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Divyam B.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Divyam B.

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Hi! My name is Divyam Bansal, and I am currently a student at Rice University, majoring in kinesiology, as well as minoring in cell biology and biochemistry. I hope to go to medical school in a few years to ultimately become a doctor, preferably something related to orthopedics. In my free time, you will probably find me training for tennis to play on my Division I college team, and also tutoring kids around my local area.

Since I was a kid, I have always loved math, and I believe that that has translated well in my ability to help students improve in math. I have tutored all levels of math, from elementary-level to AP Calculus BC. I also love to tutor SAT and ACT (all sections) as I have found that most students struggle not due to the difficulty of the exam, but because they do not know HOW to take the exam, which is key if you want to ace the test. I took the SAT and ACT a couple years ago and scored a 1560 and 35, respectively, and I truly believe I can help you gain the ...

About Divyam

Hi! My name is Divyam Bansal, and I am currently a student at Rice University, majoring in kinesiology, as well as minoring in cell biology and biochemistry. I hope to go to medical school in a few years to ultimately become a doctor, preferably something related to orthopedics. In my free time, you

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Katrina Z.

15 Reviews
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  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 2015
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Katrina Z.

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Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects.

About Katrina

Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects. Additionally, I am a singer/songwriter and a fluent French speaker. I am passionate about music and have been

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Doris H.
My 4 year old daughter is taking french lesson with Miss Katrina. Violet says she likes her and that she wants to continue learning french. I'm excited because that is my goal for Violet. Thank you!
Matt D.
She's teaching me different styles of music not that I'm not used to, which is helping my voice get better and better!
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Katrina is a competent French and voice teacher. She is also very nice and kind. I highly recommend her!
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Daniel F.

84 Reviews
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  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Aerospace Engineering from UCLA
  • Teaching since 2007
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Daniel F.

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Master in various test preps. Can identify student shortfalls and address them through study skills and prioritization.

About Daniel

I'm a graduate of UCLA School of Engineering with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. I have a passion for explaining how the physical world works through math and physics along with 11 years of tutoring experience in those subjects, test prep, and mentorship programs. The teaching strategy I believe i

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Juan
Absolutely amazing! I was struggling with Calculus but Daniel helped me get through it. Thanks to him I now know if there is a problem I’m stuck on or need help I can confidently ask him for math help.
Erin
Helped me with Introductory Physics 1 and 2! Really helped me understand the material rather than just doing the problems for me! Great tutoring!
Angela
Daniel tutored my teenage son in Algebra and Geometry for over one year. During that time, my son's grades increased and he became more confident with Math, in general. His time with Daniel set him up for success in Algebra 2 this year (11th grade). Daniel was always on time, very polite and courteous with my son! Highly recommend his tutoring service.
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Larry P.

39 Reviews
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  • Master's Degree in Education (MAEd) from Ashford University
  • Awarded Dean's List from Ashford University
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Larry P.

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Learning material for a test has little to do with memorization, and lots to do with understanding: Understanding the material, understanding the process, understanding why test stress exists, and most of all, understanding how to prepare.

About Larry

***My Takelessons Blog Posts:*** http://takelessons.com/blog/acting-in-famous-Shakespeare-plays http://takelessons.com/blog/how-to-have-stage-presence My name is Larry, and I was born and raised in Chicago and now call the Phoenix, AZ metro area home. I have two Master's Degrees in Education

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frank A.
Very smart and knowledgeable in writing. I see him taken me a long way in time!
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Keith B.
I am having a lot of fun with this class and never fail to learn something important from Larry each time we meet.

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"We originally solicited Rod's support in order to help get our 8th grade daughter up to speed in math class. With high school rapidly approaching, we wanted to ensure that her footing was solid for the rigors of the high school curriculum. As the New York State testing approached, we asked Rod to take some time in the weekly sessions to work on test-taking skills and to do a bit of brushing up on skills that my daughter may run into trouble with. I had my daughter take last year's 8th grade state test (which I found a copy of online), and asked Rod to review her work and help address the learning gaps. Rod's approach was to help my daughter recognize that she actually did know how to do many of the questions that she answered correctly, and with helping her reframe some of the questions, she was able to recognize that the test was not in fact, blind siding her which did wonders for her confidence. Rod spent ample time discussion stress reduction techniques, both before and after the test. As an incredibly supportive gesture, he followed up with us after each of the test days in order to inquire as to how she did, and show she was feeling overall. Rod's contribution definitely helped alleviate her anxiety and bolstered her confidence. By the end of the test she felt confident that she had performed to the best of her ability."
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"Natalie's experience with ISEE and the various texts, apps and other studies guides and insights immediately made us feel like we had definitely made the right choice for tutoring. My daughter loved her approach and ability to personalize the session which instantly made her feel comfortable and eager to work. Highly recommend her."
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"Daniel was able to help me quickly with a job assessment and reviewed the general topics with me. He was very communicative. I'd highly recommend!"
Fima
Took Test Prep lessons from Daniel F.
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"Natalie's experience with ISEE and the various texts, apps and other studies guides and insights immediately made us feel like we had definitely made the right choice for tutoring. My daughter loved her approach and ability to personalize the session which instantly made her feel comfortable and eager to work. Highly recommend her."
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Took Test Prep lessons from Natalie G.
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"My family and I appreciate Natalie so much. I recently PASSED my Reading (Score:44) and Math (Score:52) section in the CBEST exam!!! She has been very patient with me throughout the entire process of reviewing for my CBEST exam. She has helped and guided me all the way. She has provided me excellent materials that I used to help me review for my exam. The first time I took the test, I did not pass, so Natalie provided me additional exercises on material covered between sessions; it is an added plus and surely accelerated my overall progress. She would always remind me to always take my time, read the test questions carefully and double check my answers! During the exam I did exactly what she said and it worked!!! Everything that was on the CBEST exam are the ones we reviewed together. Natalie, you are just THE best - thank you so much for all that you did for me! I will miss our review sessions! I highly recommend her - anyone who would hire her will be in great hands!"
Charina
Took Test Prep lessons from Natalie G.
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"Always on time. He gets very invested in his students so always do your assignments on time. Other than that he explains step by step in a very easy way."
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