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Michelle R.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA in Psychology from UC Irvine
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Michelle R.

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Are you tackling the tricky ACT? Then I'll be able to guide you through all the subjects, identifying places that need improvement and working to raise your score to help get you where you want to go.

About Michelle

Hi! I'm Michelle, a world traveler/teacher who's here to help bring her experience and energy to students back home in California. I officially began teaching in 2011, though I had been tutoring since before even that. I've taught various subjects such as test prep, English, history, and langua

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Kimberley E.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Kimberley E.

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I've had a book published and have written for a multi-national newspaper. I also got A grades right up until I finished college with English Literature and Creative Writing. I also have done numerous public speaking engagements and have studied acting and theatre with A grades all the way through college.

My style of teaching is very relaxed and informal, I want students to feel they can be equals with me, and gain confidence and be proud of their work. I set homework but I also encourage students to get creative in their own time and to show initiative! Reading is vital to growing your knowledge and also for confidence and speaking in public.

Lessons can involve looking at literature and different styles of writing, as well as finding something that sparks the imagination and interest. I work especially well with young teens and pre-teens, as well as those who are looking to further their reading skills.

I also look at Shakespeare and modern plays, as well as screenplays, ...

About Kimberley

Hi there! My name is Kimberley, and I'm a British singer/songwriter, and I love teaching young people about this amazing industry! I offer songwriting, singing and piano lessons, as well as writing and composition. My first rule is that there isn't any! Each student is unique and different, and

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Great lesson, thanks Kimberly!
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Kim was absolutely lovely!
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Very kind and patient, and inspiring!
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Janis V.

11 Reviews
Woodland Hills, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Spanish
  • BA Biology (Marine and Environmental) from California State University Northridge
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Janis V.

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Any age

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LOS ANGELES CALIFORNIA Hi, I teach local lessons at my home in Southern California, travel to you within a 5 mile radius or succesfully teach on-line lessons via Takelessons.com. I teach all ages of students and have experience with ADHD children.

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Cynthia V.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Journalism and Professional Writing from Georgia Perimeter
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Cynthia V.

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Learn public speaking for a spoken word artist, motivation speaker, and speaking coach. I graduated Magna Cum Laude' and have two communications degrees; Journalism and Professional Writing, Journalism with a concentration on Multimedia reporting and a minor in speech. I have published over 18 books and spoken word albums and have written five published books and a professional stage play. I have trained over 50 public speaker from 5-50-years-old.

About Cynthia

Hello I am the owner and CEO of my own publishing and entertainment company .I graduated Magna Cum Laude’ from Georgia State University with a communications degree. In addition, I studied for two years under a renowned playwright. I have over 20 years of acting, writing, and theatre experience. A

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I have had the awesome experience of working with Cynthia Valentine for over 15 years as a Spoken Word Artist, Poet and Recording Artist and she is both Professional and Organized. Recently I did my very first appearance as a theater actor in a stage play and her coaching, directing and production was top notice and working with her allowed me to be free to express my self as an actor. I highly recommend her.
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Tamar M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Armenian
  • English and Comparative Literature from Columbia University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tamar M.

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my method: repetition of words, flashcards, fill-in-the-blank sentences, and make your own sentence for the word.

About Tamar

Hi families! A bit of information about myself: I have been tutoring for over ten years and am very familiar with the public and private school systems in Manhattan. I teach everything from Algebra II to American History, specializing in organizational and study skills. I am a Columbia Univ

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Jillien
Tamar is a professional. She works well with my son and understands where he should be with the subject.
jillien
Very patient and knows how to connect with her student
Christel
Tamar is a wonderful, dynamic and enthousiastic teacher and my 12 year old daughter had a great time with her.
Tamar knows when to slow down if her student is tired, but is also demanding so as to be sure that progress are made.
It was a pleasure seeing how fast my daughter improved her English and we both appreciated meeting Tamar, who is a great person :)

Haijing W.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Mandarin
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2015
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Haijing W.

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Hi there! First, I understand the pain of taking a standardized test, it sucks and we have to deal it somehow:) I went through the GRE preparation myself and got a pretty good score (170+163). I would give you a diagnosis mini-test at beginning, and create a customized study plan for you. Of course, I will share with you my secrets and study tips, and show you how to apply them in a real timed test condition.
I also have all the preparation materials of GRE and a software that you could take timed test, which means you do not have to purchase anything more for your study. I look forward to talking to you and helping you to reaching your ideal scores!

About Haijing

Hi there! This is Haijing :) I have two years experience as teaching assistant of Chinese classes which include Chinese 101 and advanced 201. In addition, I worked as peer teacher at international center in my college to teach mandarin to my fellow students. I also enjoy tutoring students in

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Ximena A.
My daughter is very happy with her instructor! She ira very existed to learn, instructor is very professional!

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Took Pre Calculus lessons from Erin W.
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Took Basic Math lessons from Jessie M.
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"I struggled with my English core requirement as a Biology major at NYU. I needed to boost my grades for this class or it would affect my ability to get into physical therapy school. After digging on the web I found Nick who I cannot thank enough. He helped me completely turn around my essay writing skills. His help directly impacted the improvement of my English literature grade to a level where it no longer negatively impacted my overall GPA. Proud to say that I met my goal for my English grade and as a result my overall GPA. This had a direct impact on acceptance to my top choice for physical therapy grad school. I highly recommend using Nick as an English and writing tutor. If you do choose Nick ensure you come with a goal in mind as he does a really nice job of monitoring your goals and pushing you towards them."
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Took Essay Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Very pleased with Aziz. He was exceptionally sharp and clearly understand all of the logic and complexity behind the questions I needed help with. Great communicator and easy to work with. I highly recommend"
Tyler
Took GMAT lessons from Aziz T.
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"He is very good at explaining and making math simple. He's helping me take algebra and geometry at the same time. My grades have defiantly improved! I really enjoy these lessons and help. I highly recommend him for a tutor."
Grace
Took Algebra 1 lessons from Colin S.
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"Jennie was excellent. Very instrumental in prep'ing up my daughter for her competition. Jen was very flexible and always adjusted to our varying dates & timings. My daughter loved to work with Jen. I would highly recommend Jen!!"
Abdul
Took Public Speaking lessons from Jennie B.
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"Today was my first lesson with Larry. He is a awesome guy and very hopeful and caring."
Eric
Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"My son has been working with Matt for the last 4 months to continue learning Mandarin. Matt has been fantastic. Even after a long week of school, my son looks forward to working with Matt on Saturday. Matt not only has a great personality he is VERY punctual and responsive. He is genuinely committed to helping my son progress and offers great guidance to support his development. I would HIGHLY recommend Matt for anyone looking to learn Mandarin."
Bob
Took Language lessons from Matt G.
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"I had Jonathan for two years in high school; he taught both my Latin IV and AP Latin classes. I feel obliged to credit Jonathan for bringing my interest and abilities in the Classics to levels that I could never have reached without his guidance. When I first took his class, I had some interest in Roman history and mythology as well as knowledge of basic conjugations and tenses, but I was by no means an exceptional or particularly motivated Latin student. Magister Hills changed that. His dynamic and engaging lectures, carefully prepared exercises, and thorough feedback on papers and projects changed Latin as well as Roman history from mild interests of mine to real passions. Magister Hills was always available and more than willing to help students before and after school, as well. With his help, I was able to earn a 5 on the AP Latin exam as well as an 800 on the SAT Subject Test as a junior. Prior to having Jonathan, I probably would have laughed if you told me I was capable of achieving those scores...his teaching really did transform me as a Latin student. Tomorrow I leave for college as an intended Classics major in one of the most rigorous programs in the United States. I'm confident that Jonathan's instruction has more than prepared me for the Latin course that I will take this fall semester. I wholeheartedly recommend Jonathan as an instructor to anyone interested in learning Latin or Greek."
Ben
Took AP Exam Prep lessons from Jonathan H.
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"Marta is the reason I graduated High School. The amount of effort she put into helping me graduate really showed me the power of having a good teacher. By giving her students the right tools and the right space to do their work and really understand their subjects allowed many kids in my school to graduate with their diplomas. For her I will be forever grateful. Oh! She also made biology and history fun!"
Andon
Took Biology lessons from Marta B.
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