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Ashwini S.

(30)
Cupertino, CA
Starting at $15
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  • Speaks English, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Marathi
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Bachelors of Engineering from JSSATE, Bengaluru, Karnataka
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Algebra is very simple and easy. Application of algebra needs a stronger foundation at the beginning level.
I enjoy teaching algebra , teaching is for self satisfaction sake.

About Ashwini

Hindi being a National Language Of India. Most of the parents in the USA are willing to make their children Hindi literate along with communication. I take the privilege to help them to reach their goal. As Hindi is a foreign language, it will certainly help high schoolers to raise their credits.

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July 24, 2019
Tania A.
Was good !!
July 13, 2019
Ganesh
Excellent and engaging. Had fun.
July 1, 2019
Caitlin
Ashwini assumed that I was married upon meeting her, and asked me when I was getting married as soon as she learned I wasn't married. She also asked where I was getting married, even though at the time I wasn't engaged. Even when I made it apparent I wasn't engaged, she continued to refer to my boyfriend as my fiance.

She would send me political things going on in India, even though I have no interest, and it has nothing to do with the lessons I was taking from her. She asked me if my boyfriend was voting, and many personal things that shouldn't be asked of a student learning Hindi.

She often moved my scheduled time around without asking, which meant that I needed to move my schedule around in order to attend her sessions.

As a teacher she was pretty good, but some things disappointed me there too. For instance, I made a sentence in which a jeweler was a woman, and she stated that can't be correct, because there are no woman jewelers. I'm a woman engineer, and it's really sad to see such a sexist thing. Even when I attempted to ask about how you would say something about a woman jeweler, she said it was impossible. Later she said nurses could only be woman.
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Mitch H.

(1)
San Jose, CA
Starting at $37
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  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • BS: Business Administration from California State University, Stanislaus
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Hello,

With over 8 years experience in tutoring, I have learned what methods work and those that don’t. I’m upbeat, patient, easy going, empathetic, and generally well-liked by others. I’m very good at adapting to different learning styles and have a knack for eliciting the best out of my students through motivation and positive reinforcement.

Throughout university, and after, I mentored many students with great results. In addition to academics I helped them get the most out of their college experience. Everyone I helped benefited greatly, and one runs a very successful consulting business.

Aside from math and English, I’m a very proficient test and note taker. I speak conversational Spanish, and basic Japanese.

About Mitch

Whether you're completely lost, just need a little help, or need some test/note taking tips I can be very helpful. My patient, easy going, and positive mindset is very conducive to creating a great learning atmosphere. I can also be very useful to those that aren't motivated, I have a knack for fin

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May 2, 2019
Yahi C
Great teacher
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Nicholas M.

(15)
San Jose, CA
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • AA Degree in Music from West Valley College
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2013
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About Nicholas

Nicholas M. is available to give voice and piano lessons in-home and in-studio. What to expect in a voice lesson: Vocal warm-ups Technique and style development Selected songs to practice A recorded copy of the lesson to review and practice with. As a private instructor, Nicholas seeks

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October 21, 2019
Ashok
Nicholas has been teaching my daughter vocal lessons for about 11 months and he’s fantastic!

She’s improved so much in 10 months! He’s awesome and delivers results! My daughter enjoys her lessons with him and she’s just 9 years old and has developed so much due to his mentor ship. My daughter also has an aptitude for singing and tends to catch on to his instructions quickly.
April 26, 2019
ZHIBO Z.
Nicholas is a really patient teacher in the first class.
January 19, 2019
Sheri S
Nick coached my daughter, Ann, through her South Bay Teen Idol Competition, in which she was a finalist. Ann was competing against singers with more years of experience, but the superior quality of Nick's instruction enabled her to be competitive.

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Douglas S.

(1)
Math
Starting at $45
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School
  • Teaches students 5 to 85
  • B.A. from Wesleyan University
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For the last 20 years, I have been a tutor of pre-algebra and math for grades 5-7. I tutored these subjects at Score Education Center- an after-school 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 enj

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July 9, 2015
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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Dr. Ollie L. J.

(9)
Public Speaking
Starting at $50
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 1995
  • Awarded Maryland Theatrical Solo Arist of the Year from Maryland State Art Council
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
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As Professor of Communication & Theater, I have exceptional experiences performing, producing, directing, and writing stage plays. My mission is to inspire and develop your unique gift. Fun, interactive, and applicable teaching techniques that will motivate the best you!

Just say it! Students share their thoughts while inspiring listeners. An engaging and interactive public speaking session for young gentlemen and ladies to build self-esteem and confidence.

Professor Ollie L. Jefferson teaches Advanced Public Speaking at Howard University.

About Dr. Ollie L.

Professor of Communication & Theater with incredible experiences performing, producing, directing, and writing stage plays performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Publick Playhouse, THEARC Theater, National Children's Museum and over 60 different stages annually. She is th

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September 9, 2016
Linda
It was my daughter's first contact with professional acting.
She has been talking about being an actress for quite a while now, so we decided to let her take a few lessons to see if she likes it.
Ollie was really comprehensive of our needs and made us see the big picture of that world... just what we needed, to start walking into that direction on the right path.
My daughter had a wonderful time with Ollie.
March 3, 2016
Kristyl N.
I booked 4 acting sessions with Ms. Ollie for my daughter. Ms. Ollie did a phenomenal job starting from scratch, coaching my daughter for her up coming audition. My daughter had no acting experience, she was shy, and soft spoken but in just 4 short days, Ms. Ollie turned her into a confident, outspoken young actress. My daughter nailed her audition thanks to Ollie!! I will highly recommend her as your acting coach.
January 13, 2016
Leana T.
Great person to work with! Cheerful. Listens to what you have to say. Ready to help you improve.
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Linda L.

(22)
Geometry
Starting at $33
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Hebrew, Spanish, Hebrew
  • Teaching since 1979
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Linda L.

(22)

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My high school principal told my brother that I was the best geometry student he had even seen! I love geometric art and patterns. Geometry makes sense and comes naturally to me, and I am happy to tutor any student in it!

About Linda

*** Travel Equipment *** I do not typically provide any equipment - but I am willing to select and purchase books for the students to learn from (cost of books to be reimbursed by the student/parent) when requested to do so. I am also willing to provide stick-on note-names for the keyboard, for

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November 19, 2019
Nan -.
Linda is great. I left with a big smile on my face!
November 6, 2019
Dan T.
Linda is awesome. After 3 lessons I'm getting pretty good at a couple of basic rolls and have a song to work on. She is patient and knowledgeable, and has helped me get basic technique going. So far so good.
August 4, 2019
Megan K.
Linda was really awesome! I’m s complete beginner but she made me feel totally comfortable and at ease. Already working on a song! Looking forward to the next lesson!

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"Linda is very patient with my Asperger's/ADHD son. She has offered several different ways to approach his math work and clearly was thinking about new approaches between visits. She is a kind, gentle woman and having her help with the work has been so helpful. She even spent extra time to show him some guitar, in case we want to take lessons (upon my request because we're interested in that). Linda has offered advice on several resources that I didn't know about for my journey to assist my son with his challenges. We have been very happy with Linda."
- Jack
Took Elementary Math lessons from Linda L.
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Thank you so much for your passion in teaching. My daughter is a big fan of Math now! Have a nice day, Catherine"
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"So far, so good, and we plan to continue to use Colin as a tutor. My daughter started tutoring with him for extra practice and gaining insight into concepts that she was having trouble with in middle school math. She went from a low C to finishing out the school year with a B in math!"
- Cheryl
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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