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Marwan S.

23 Reviews
Redwood City, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, Chinese - Mandarin
  • Awarded Mathematic Achievement Medal from Euclid High School
  • 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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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.
PaulineAnn P.
I feel very comfortable and feel he is doing a good job. A very nice well spoken young man. This is my first lesson , ask me again later.
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Mikaela H.

4 Reviews
San Francisco, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from Indiana University; Jacobs School of Music
  • Teaches students 4 to 65
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Mikaela H.

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I love supporting students in breaking down the phonetics of language and grammar to help them develop flow and expression in their reading. Students will find that they have more fun reading and feel more confident with their skills.

About Mikaela

Indiana University, Jacobs School of Music, Jacobs Scholar Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance - 2007-2011 I work with each student to create a personalized experience that will best suit their individual goals and needs. My teaching focuses on providing each student with a solid foundation

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Jean N.
My daughter has been taking lessons with Mikaela for 3 years and has been thriving! Mikaela is kind and friendly while holding her students to high standards. They all clearly enjoy themselves and it is rewarding to see them all progress from one recital to the next. She comes to the house to give lessons but now teaches through zoom due to the pandemic. Highly recommended!!!
Margot B.
Our daughter had her first lesson yesterday and loved it and Mikaela. She said it was the best day ever and can't wait for her next lesson next week! Mikaela obviously has experience teaching children and make our daughter feel at ease and comfortable. Most of the first lesson seemed to be focused on proper instrument and handling, which makes sense. It can take years to undo poor posture and position if not begun correctly. Mikaela explained what she was doing and why, and made sure our daughter understood everything as she went along. Thank you for a first great experience!
Daniel S.
Mikaela is not only an excellent musician but an outstanding music teacher, a rare combination. I have been taking violin lessons from her for quite some time now, and I am amazed at how much of a difference she has made in my efforts to pick up the instrument as a total beginner.

She has great observational abilities to immediately notice errors in form or movement, all the while maintaining calm and complete patience. She also has gift for suggesting corrections with analogy and imagery that has been very helpful in my experience.

I would highly recommend her.

Melissa Rose S.

6 Reviews
San Francisco, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Melissa Rose S.

6 Reviews
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Academic tutoring in literature, analysis, writing and composition, etc.

About Melissa Rose

Melissa Rose is an independent dance instructor in San Francisco, CA and the surrounding Bay Areas. She teaches wedding choreography and social dancing. Styles include: Argentine Tango Ballroom: Waltz, Foxtrot, Rumba, ChaCha, Swing Latin/Club: Salsa, Bachata West Coast Swing Country Western

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Becky
So far she is amazing and we look forward to our future lessons. She’s helpful, informative, and makes us very comfortable!
Jack
Great first session! Melissa made us feel at ease and was very nice to work with.
Lyle W.
I enjoyed it. Very nice. Very patient.

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Joshua F.

1 Review
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Mandarin, Spanish
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • BS, BA from Rutgers University
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Joshua F.

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A field I've long excelled in; it was my undergraduate BA, as a matter of fact.

About Joshua

Hello, my name is Joshua F. I have years of experience in teaching children, in music and many other subjects---including work with special needs children. I have been in professional bands, composed electronic music for video games and YouTube videos, and written and contributed to textbooks on m

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Stephen S.
Joshua was exactly what I hoped for. Right on time, very personable and a great teacher.

Maria P.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2005
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Maria P.

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I have taken various courses, and attended workshops and talks on theology, catechism & Hinduism. I believe that the way to health is through balance of spiritual, physical and mental areas of one's life.
All religions have something to offer and I enjoy attending events and learning as well as sharing diverse views and teachings of religions with others.
This is my third year volunteering as a catechist. I have taught children and teenagers. Also, I have being part of the leadership team for organizing a retreat.
I would like to teach and help you grow spiritually so that you can improve your life!

About Maria

With a BS in nutrition and many years of experience as a nutritionist, Spanish tutor and yoga instructor I can help learn new skills and be healthier! I always like to adapt the lessons to reach each person's goals.

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Melody Bromma
Terrific! Very helpful.
Melody
A wonderful chef, very informative, organized and professional. Great recipe and Maria adapted everything to suit my smallish kitchen and not too equipped cupboard. Very knowledgeable. Super delicious. Highly recommended!!
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Mena H.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Arabic
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Mena H.

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My name is Mena. I have a strong background in math with a degree in Actuarial science and have been tutoring the SAT, ACT, Algebra 1&2, and Geometry for over four years. I have extensive knowledge of the testing strategies needed to make the exam fun and easy. I work with students to find areas that need strengthening then work patiently with them to hone their skills. Successful test preparation is largely about demystifying the test through time spent learning the correct approach which I have years of experience doing, with that confidence students can achieve any score they set their minds to.

About Mena

hello, my name is Mena, I'm a high school math teacher, and I have been tutoring Common Core Math, Algebra I & II, Geometry, SAT, ACT, and Grade school math since 2012; there is nothing I enjoy more than watching my students succeed. I create a relaxed environment for my students in order to mak

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Jayden R.
Wonderful job!
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Hi. My name is Romy. I want to tell you when I don't understand any math exercise, I ask my sister to help me. She always explains them very well and I understand math a lot better. So I recommend her a 100%. Look for her because she is a good teacher. She helps me a lot."
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"Nick is amazing. In a very short time he has helped transform my daughter's writing. She has now actually started to enjoy writing, and now writes in a much more methodical and thoughtful way.
He is responsive, gives prompt and excellent feedback, and my daughter enjoys learning from him.
Cant say enough good things about Nick."
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"Kristin is an excellent public speaking teacher. She combines voice instruction, with guidance on body language and delivery. I worked with her on several speeches and saw great results. Highly recommend her services."
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"Clifford is absolutely FANTASTIC. I like the way he related to my son, and made it easy for him to learn. I was even surprised that I was able to learn a little Algebra!"
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