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Peter H.

5 Reviews
Concord, CA
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Piano from Dallas School of Music
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Peter H.

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I teach AP English Literature & Composition at Orinda Academy in Orinda, CA. I have a decade of teaching experience within various environments and demographics, including elite private schools and working with learning differences.

I also help students with SAT Prep, college guidance, and college essays.

I've published three novels called The Sleep Trilogy and also offer my services as a creative writing instructor and editor.

About Peter

Over the past 10 years, I've worked as a professional touring musician (singer, guitarist, pianist) for the rock band, Inside Switch. I studied piano at the Dallas, Texas School of Music. I also attended the James Madison University music program. I have played piano for 20 years and guitar for 15.

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Belle R.
The lesson was very interesting. Peter was really nice & informative. Looking forward to more lessons with him.
Rose V.
What I Learned From Peter.

- THE METRONOME IS SO IMPORTANT
- The voice guides the guitar if you’re more of a singer
- Repetition is key
- Practice songs that aren’t in your style to ease your way into guitar
- The power resides in strumming rhythmically
- Focus is more difficult that it seems when combining singing and guitar
- Guitar is an art in itself and itself you shouldn’t master guitar, you should be it’s friend.
- Open mics and video content are the key to more success as they expose you to criticism (good or bad)
Again, the guitar is your companion.

For any aspiring musician or any musician that needs guidance and improvement on the guitar, Peter is a great teacher.
Dhiraj
Peter is very patient and great teaching my 9yr old son. We take father and son lessons together which has been amazing. Peter is naturally talented and plays many other instruments all in from his home studio. He is also extremely flexible and accommodating. Highly recommended!
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Grady L.

1 Review
San Bruno, CA
Starting at $44
  • Speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Music and Applied Mathematics from University of California, Berkeley
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Grady L.

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I am offering math tutoring, both online and at students' places! I can tutor pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, pre-calculus, and calculus and tailor my tutoring to each student's individual needs.

About Grady

I am offering violin lessons and math tutoring, both online and at students' places in the SF Bay Area! Recently graduated with a BA in applied mathematics and music from the University of California, Berkeley, I currently play violin in the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra and Baroque Ensemble. I

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Danica Caferro
Grady is patient and kind, and great at breaking problems down to explain the foundation for deeper understanding.
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Diane C.

22 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Arabic, Duala, English, French, German
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
  • Teaching since 1976
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Diane C.

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

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! I teach several languages: French, German, and English for non-native English speakers. I tailor my lessons to each student's individual needs and I always go above and beyond the basic lesson, with follow up between lessons. I try to make learning a language fun and alive

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Wonderful Lesson. I believe Diane will be able to help me learn French well.
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Dan A.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Kent State University
  • Teaching since 1974
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School
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Dan A.

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I will help you with schoolwork and help make the confusing and frustrating clear and fun!

About Dan

I am a retired band director with thirty-two years of experience. Many of my former students have gone on to great careers, including a band director in Texas, district manager of a Guitar and Drum Center store and even a trumpet player with the Army in Korea! Prior to that, I spent three years as

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John
Mr. Arnold has a very thorough knowledge of music and what it takes to physically create music. If you don't understand something one way, he will explain it in other way's that you do understand. He seems to have no limit to his patience and caring about his student's. A great sense of humor, a guy you would like as a neighbor.
Joseph
We found Mr. Arnold to be one of the best tutors around. He was easy to work with our changing schedule. He covered all the areas we needed, and was able to provide instruction through all levels of talent. We felt blessed for all the help he gave us, but also for the positive roll model he was.
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Julissa F.

63 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Associate in Arts-Science Psychology from Union County College
  • Teaching since 2006
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Julissa F.

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I teach Algebra to high school and college students.

About Julissa

I am a freelance tutor and translator. I have been tutoring for more than 9 years. I am very friendly, patient and professional. I tutor college students and children. I got my Bachelor in Arts and Sciences - Psychology from Towson University in Maryland. On my sessions I apply constructivist teach

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Anthony
Wonderful instructor. She takes proper steps in making sure you pronounce everything well in Spanish. Very patient and caring. Highly recommended
Mary Ann N.
Vary helpful, I am able to learn a lot more Spanish with Juilssa than I could with a book in half an hour!
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Catherine D.

Teaches Online
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  • Speaks French, Catalan, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Catherine D.

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I have been teaching this online and love the subject! It's fascinating and there are ways to make it fun.

About Catherine

I'm a world travel junkie and coffee lover. I grew up in the SF Bay Area in a bilingual household, and continued to explore the world and the diverse and vibrant people who fill it. I studied Spanish and International Studies as an undergrad, and used my language skills to tutor throughout universi

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"Mike is not only a gifted musician, but also highly skilled at teaching. He makes the lesson fun and challenging. Students learN to play the music they like. He works great with families. He is respectful. Communication with Mike us easy and flexible. He has a very good sound and video quality. My son has shown consistent progress and growth. He always looks forward to his drum class with Mike!"
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Took ACT English lessons from Michael E.
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"Daniel is extremely knowledgeable and able to explain things in laments terms. If you don’t understand he really takes the time to re-work how he’s thinking about it to make it a way you can grasp. I highly recommend him!"
Kelsey
Took GRE lessons from Daniel F.
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"Lt. Colonel Rivera is the best instructor/tutor I have encountered in my four years of college grade academia. His mastery of finance and military history/philosophy has had a direct positive impact on my career path and education level that cannot be overstated. Lt. Colonel Rivera will be the wisest instructor you'll have the honor of learning under. He will turn your failing grades in mid semester to 90%+ final grades with the work ethic and educational adaptability found only in higher level military education. You -will- become a better human being just by conversing with him. His leadership has that impact upon everyone he encounters. With his educational tenacity and understanding of the material, your grades will improve and exceed your wildest expectations. I speak from experience as my failing grade in finance became a 91% and my other classes rose from 83s and 86s to 95s and 97s. You hire this tutor and you get not only that but a mentor and role model. Consider Lt. Colonel Rivera as a instructor if you're serious about your immediate and continued success in academics, life, and career choice."
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Took Business lessons from Leonardo R.
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"I tend to have a busy schedule with my work, but Bill is accommodating and punctual. In our lessons, we go over topics I struggle with and he thinks of variations of the problem that may appear on the exam to guarantee I fully mastered the concepts. I rather be overprepared than failing and studying for the GMAT all over again."
Erika
Took GMAT lessons from Bill L.
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"I met Sonya eight years ago and she worked with both of my daughters. I was amazed to see how well my girls increased in their Writing. They both struggled with this and when Sonya worked with them in English and Reading explaining the rules and how they work and not work everything else fell in place. Her teaching method starts from the letters in the alphabet. It's a must see!"
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Took Reading lessons from Sonya Rhae T.
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"Kawin is an awesome tutor. I was taking a Stats class at NYU, and I was struggling a lot. He was able help me understand the concepts. He also taught me how to identify key words that would help me select the correct equations to solve the problems. I don't think I would have passed the class without his help. I got a "B" in the class, and it sure felt like an "A"!"
Leighton
Took Statistics lessons from Kawin R.
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"Tom is a very good English teacher. I have problems understanding English literature very often because I am not a native speaker and Tom helped me with patience understanding English literature from context, background of the author and writing habits. Through his instructions I can finally appreciate the beauty of English literature like I appreciate the literature works in my mother tongue. From Shakespeare to Mark Twain I travelled through ages and time when I read, think about and ponder upon their masterpieces. Most importantly I am able to understand them, and it feels amazing. Thank you, Tom!"
Kang
Took English Literature lessons from Tom S.
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Took Math lessons from Boril N.
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