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Popular Academic Tutoring Teachers in Surfside, CA

Matthew C.

Costa Mesa, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 15 to 40
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Teaching since 1998
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Matthew C.

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I have been teaching AP chemistry for 22 years. I am a motivational expert and I have been an environmental chemist for 7 years prior to teaching which adds to my skill set. I have 30 years of AP exams to practice. I was teacher of the year in 2002 and just love to figure out how to help someone learn.

About Matthew

Hello! I am an avid surfer and water polo and swim coach at Westminster High School who has been turning my students into doctors and dentists and other health care professionals for over 20 years. I am a credentialed high school teacher which requires a complete background check. I tutor online

Donna S.

13 Reviews
Aliso Viejo, CA
Starting at $35
  • Astrology from Private Instruction
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1987
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Donna S.

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Having written 13 non-fiction books including two best-sellers in their categories on Amason I can help you with content creation for your business. This includes blogging, video scripts, website content, and bios. I can help you find your story and convey your message to attract your ideal customers and clients.

About Donna

Yes, my resume is a bit quirky, not many people go from a career in computer programming to astrology but in essence what I've done is to take things I'm good at and turn them into a career I'm passionate about. My varied background might make me the right teacher for you. I love teaching and l

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Donna is an amazing teacher and has a vast knowledge of SEO. During our lesson she cleared up everything I had wanted to ask.
Dan
Donna is truly one of a kind person! I am so lucky to trust my instincts about Donna. She is absolutely an amazing person! I like to become a permanent student as I have been interested in many subjects Donna masters. Also, I must say that Donna is a gentle tutor and being. She is a true precious gem.
Dan
Wow! This lady was oozing knowledge galore! Not only she knows what she claims, but she quickly sees other marketing aspects of the cyberworld and shortcomings of the website! She is extremely talented lady who cares about what she does. She is worldly and helpful with invaluable suggestions to improve SEO qualities of the site!

Initially, I have committed to only one session. I have purchased 3 more sessions. Donna ROCKS!!!
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Luisa I.

Playa Vista, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Italian, Catalan, Spanish
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Luisa I.

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Art History is just my passion. I've been traveling around the world to be able to understand every culture.

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Hola! This is Luisa, I am from Spain and living in LA for more than 5 years in which I've tutoring Spanish. I coursed Linguistic Degree in the University of Valencia, languages, and Spanish in particular is my passion. For long time I've been teaching Spanish to all kind of ages, from kids to adul

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Alexander S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Psychology and International Affairs from Mercer University
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Alexander S.

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When I was in high school, I would often lead study groups for my AP Biology class and often times I would spend hours a night studying, whether it be alone or with my friends. I had very high marks both semesters in my AP Biology class, and when I took the AP exam I scored a 4.

About Alexander

I started to, formally, tutor when I was in high school; I was recommended by my anatomy teacher at the time to tutor another student who needed help. In terms of informal tutoring, when I was growing up I would help my friend's younger siblings in subjects such as math or science. In college, I wo

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Tamari (Tamara) W.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $33
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded Merit Prize from Guild of Temple Musicians
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 68; Female: 5 to 85
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Tamari (Tamara) W.

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Methods, suggestions & techniques for effective study habits based on the lifestyle, schedule and capabilities of the student.
I use a variety of source materials from which I draw, as well as from my own life experience as both an undergraduate and graduate student in Fine and Liberal Arts Universities, including, but not limited to 'real life' (as opposed to academic life) 'school of hard knocks' adjustment to study habits.

About Tamari (Tamara)

Hi, there! I'm Tamara and I can't wait to meet you! On social media and for those who are more familiar, I'm Tamari. We all learn in different ways; some are more visual; others, auditory; some, kinesthetic--I combine a number of different modalities in my teaching, including direct feed

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Lise
I have had a wonderful experience studying piano with Tamari. She is an enthusiastic teacher making the lesson not only rewarding but also joyful. We had to go virtual because of Covid-19 and Tamari spent a lot of time getting all of us familiarized with virtual lessons. She is very dedicated, patient, caring, has a warm personality and she really enjoys teaching.
Ralph
Hi Everyone,
I’d like to tell all about what a wonderful experience I’m having with Tamari as my piano teacher.
First about me. I’m a 70 year old male with virtually no hands-on music experience or knowledge (other than listening). My parents forced me to take piano music lessons 60+ years ago which I totally resisted. Playing piano was a sissy thing and after a few months they gave up.
For the past 50 years I regretted my youthful error. So when I had the chance to take a piano/keyboard class from Tamari, through OLLI at Uconn I jumped at the chance.
Tamari started the first class totally prepared. Not only did she have startup handouts geared to beginner level students. She also came with extension cords and power outlet strips so all could set up comfortably. Right away we (9) were playing notes and learning. Tamari gave us terrific learning tips (beyond Every Good Boy Does Fine) to make grasping lessons much easier.
Sadly, the Virus hit, and self-isolation became the norm. So Tamari set up her classes through the ZOOM video conferencing software. Wonderfully, a fun learning experience.
One example from yesterday. Tamari helped me learn that just playing the notes , G A G C B by pecking at the keys isn’t music. There’s a certain rhythm needed to make the sound correct and enjoyable. And after, patiently, staying with me, turn after turn, I got it right. Bravo to her and me.
Let me wrap this up by saying, I couldn’t be happier or more satisfied with Tamari as my Piano teacher.
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Anna C.
Tamari is a remarkably accommodating teacher. Uses instructional strategies that are effective and appropriate. Also, presents new material clearly and logically. Demonstrates enthusiasm and interest in lesson presentation. My daughter loves learning classical piano with Tamari.
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Maurice S.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Maurice S.

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I have taught algebra to students from 5th grade all the way up to AZ State University students taking college math courses. My special skill is finding the best way to help each student understand algebra in their own way. I don't teach everyone the same - I will teach you the way that works best for you.

About Maurice

I taught special education in private schools for over 20 years, and then worked in the insurance industry for a few years before earning my teaching certificate and returning to teaching in the last 3 years.

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Excellent!
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Colin M.
Maurice is a blessing to my life and an answer to my prayers. If you are serious about learning Hebrew this man is the man to see. He is on time, good natured, and patient. His teaching method gives quick results.

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"I tried my school's tutoring center over the break and saw no improvement in my class so I went through two tutors before finding Marthe. My problem was with their speed and lack of clarity in the teaching but I'm glad to say that I've had none of these issues with her. She is extremely knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and clear in her teaching. I'm definitely no math wiz but with Marthe's help I scored a 94% in Calculus I. I have recommended her to my close friends and will use her until graduation and likely for my GMAT as well. She is amazingly good at Math!"
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"Matthew is great! Got my son set up in no time and put a lot of effort into getting him engaged and focused. So far great experience!"
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Took Pre Calculus lessons from Erin W.
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