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Marwan S.

25 Reviews
Redwood City, CA
Starting at $85
  • Speaks Chinese - Mandarin, English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, 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 math, including algebra and calculus. 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 M

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Albert E.
A passionate and proficient instructor!
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!
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Michael F.

San Jose, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches High School, College
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Michael F.

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I've been tutoring in Mathematics since high school, so at least 15 years. I understand what it takes to help students who struggle and have been struggling for quite sometime. I bring the passion and love for Math in my lessons and that helps students find their passion and love for Math.

About Michael

Hello. My name is Michael. One thing I can say is I've always enjoyed Mathematics. I eventually achieved my Bachelors in Mathematics. Along the way, I met a ton of people who struggled in various areas related to Mathematics. I've been able to connect with others and help them achieve their full pot

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Baris E.

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Starting at $32
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Bachelor of Science (SB) in Computer Science and Molecular Biology and Mathematics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Baris E.

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I've been studying mathematics for 7+ years, and have tutored at the high school and undergraduate level. In the first class, we will discuss your goals and what you hope to take away from the classes, and customize a plan for your best interests. I specialize in theoretical computer science, combinatorics, graph theory, and discrete math, and typically either follow a textbook in a specific topic, or generate problems and exercises to work through with the student. I try to design my sessions so that students learn what they like to learn, while also developing a foundation and mathematical maturity for higher levels. I love working with students of all ages and levels, and I can't wait to meet you!

About Baris

I'm a PhD student in Computer Science at MIT, focusing on algorithmic bioinformatics and complexity theory. I graduated with a double major in Mathematics and Computer Science from MIT in 2020. I love math and think about it pretty much all the time, and I want to help you get better at it! When I'

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Marina K.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Master from CSU
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Marina K.

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I love teaching Math. I think math is very enjoyable and I share my happiness and knowledge, so my students could feel that also. You would probably laugh quite a few times during my Math class and leave it feeling way more confident that you could do it. I do not believe in memorizing Math, so we work on understanding and students are creating their own Math in a way. And creating a proof is a very enjoyable experience that you never forget.

I also love teaching online. There are so many wonderful tools for that now!!! For example, screen sharing. Screen sharing allows my students to see my computer screen if I'm explaining something and show me what they are working on their screens. As we progress through the class I share links on rules and definitions that my student doesn't remember or getting confused and we could work with that right away and also the notes on the class are still available on both of our computers, so it is easy to review, ask questions and explore ...

About Marina

Hi, my name is Marina. I have a masters degree in Math and I'm from Russia. So, I could help you with both subjects:). I love to work with you on your goals and help you to achieve things that you set for yourself. I am also flexible with time and different types of math support.

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Douglas S.

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Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School
  • B.A. from Wesleyan University
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Douglas S.

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I've tutored Elementary Math, Pre-algebra, and Algebra 1 for 20 years. For 6 years, I tutored at SCORE Education Center - a tutoring enter for students, ages 5-15.

About Douglas

I combine my two decades of experience as a professional tutor and corporate writer with my own personal understanding of the learning struggles faced by students to create unique methods for every student to learn, regardless of the subject. I use creative innovations to make learning fun and enjo

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Devorah Leah
I had the opportunity to work with Douglas a number of times during my tenure as a part-time instructor at SCORE Educational Center. What I noticed about him was that he related very well to the children he worked with - he was a very enthusiastic tutor of English and math! He was most generous with the "high fives" and praise, and he also knew how to get students back on track if their focus strayed. Also, I saw him work very well with the parents; he always took the time to patiently explain lesson plans and students' progress between sessions. I have known Douglas personally for many years. He was the one who encouraged me to work at SCORE Educational Center given my background in Education - I thank him for that because I enjoyed my time there very much while I was able to stay (unfortunately, I had to leave that position for a full-time job elsewhere). SCORE Educational Center is no longer in existence. Douglas currently works as an independent tutor, and given how long I've seen clients stick with him, I have no doubt that they are enjoying the same level of attention and enthusiasm he provided at SCORE. When he speaks about the progress of independent clients and how they respond to him, it is with enthusiasm and a glowing smile. If you are looking for a tutor that is intelligent, dedicated, enthusiastic, and simply great with kids and parents, then Douglas is your man.
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Marc L.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Awarded Honors Program from UConn
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2014
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Marc L.

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I wanted to introduce myself: my name is Marc and I would be more than happy to help you with whatever topic is plaguing you. I graduated from UConn with a BS in Finance and minors in both Mathematics and Economics. While at UConn, I began tutoring and enjoyed working with a variety of students, teaching them all types of math, from basic to complex content.

Outside of academia, I enjoy playing and watching sports and am a huge San Francisco 49ers fan. I have been playing tennis since I was 5 years old as well as teaching it for over 8 years. Another fun fact-I have been to Disney World over 20 times!

About Marc

Hello all, I would like to introduce myself: my name is Marc and I would be more than happy to help you with whatever topic you need help with. I graduated from UConn with a BS in Finance and minors in both Mathematics and Economics. While at UConn, I began tutoring and enjoyed working with a va

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Brendan
So my last three grades due to your help are 87 100 87. I’m passing with an A. Thank you for all of your help mark you are the 5th tutor I’ve had and the only one who didn’t get frustrated when I didn’t understand and actually cared. You’re a gem and thanks to you I can finally move on to higher ed. I’m graduating but I’m going to leave you the beat review I can and recommend. Please stay a tutor if you have the ability to in the future (I hope you do lol) and if you are I’ll message you if I have any more calc in grad school. Once again thank you for everything Marc. You’re the best.
Casey
Extremely helpful in getting a handle on what I am dealing with and the challenges I have, and dove straight into my issues and preparing me with both fundamentals and what I need to succeed for a test Wed. Followed up with another appointment time for Tuesday so I can be ready as possible for the test. Stayed late to explain some harder questions and understands this is a very important time for me. Thank you. 100 out of 100.
Elise
He has been really helpful in teaching me concepts and helping me get homework done so I can understand it and be able to practice these concepts on my own which is really helpful. Also it's great to have calculator tips and shortcuts that make problems easier to solve. Marc has been really flexible and available with timing which has been really helpful.

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"I'd like to write a quick testimonial about the tutor I found here on Takelessons. Joshua has worked with my 1st grade brother for about 8 weeks and he has made impressive progress in both his reading and math skills. He has also helped discover my brothers learning condition, dyslexia, but it seems like Joshua has had no problem with that. My brother has enjoyed working with him and is demonstrating new learning, this delights me. Joshua has also developed a fun relationship with my other brothers too. I could not more strongly recommend Joshua to tutor any student."
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"Jenna is talented in both English and math. She is a professional and patient tutor that helps kids when they struggle on a certain topic. She just fully prepared my daughter's ISEE test (It’s a very difficult test) in only one month, and helped her pass the ISEE test with good scores. She also helped my son pass the Advanced Math course in 2020. Jenna is a reliable tutor. I highly recommend her for tutoring!"
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Took Math lessons from Jenna T.
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"My son had a wonderful lesson and was well prepared for his exam"
Dee Dee
Took Math lessons from Joshua B.
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"He was a great teacher and gave me better ways to teach myself the concept and was really helpful. Thank you Mr. Benjamin"
hima
Took Math lessons from Benjamin K.
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"Had so much problem with my basics. Akib has been patient and helped me clear things out. thanks a bunch!"
shannon J.
Took Math lessons from Akib A.
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"Ms. Yu is extremely professional and has a very good way of explaining and breaking down a math problem for students to understand it. She has exhibited excellent math skills with students and has worked in the school district on a daily basis with many different levels of students. She’s very positive and keep the learning environment fun as well as informative! I would highly recommend Ms. Yu to any student wanting to further their knowledge and understanding of mathematics!"
Cecilia
Took Math lessons from Angela X.
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"Marwa is a wonderful math teacher, she helped my kids in math and Improve their ability to solve math problems 💯 satisfied and I couldn’t ask for more"
Danielle
Took Math lessons from Marwa A.
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"I do not know what we would have done without Sharon to tutor our son in Calculus. She helped him work through areas in which he would get stuck and encourage him along the way. We were also able to have her help tutor our younger son in Algebra when he hit a concept that needed to be explained in more detail. I personally appreciate how positive and encouraging she is when the student feels like they can't figure out the problem. I'm sure my son will reach out to her for tutoring next year in college."
Heather
Took Math lessons from Sharon H.
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"Randy did an excellent job. Very patient and knowledgeable regarding the subject matter."
Sirina
Took Math lessons from Randy M.
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"You are amazing my daughter had great fun learning math with you. I will recommend to all my friends and family"
Mookie
Took Math lessons from Jesse F.
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