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Michael R.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Michael R.

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I have a background in writing, which has allowed me to master English.

About Michael

Hello. I'm Michael. I consider myself a jack of many trades when it comes to tutoring. I've worked with students in a variety of subjects -- English, writing, reading, math, history and more. If I have a specialty, it's the language. I have devoted my life to the written word, both as a writer and

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Michael has used his great people skills to win over my son on a personal level and his great educational skills to move my son forward in the 5th grade.
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Cindy F.

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Culver City, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Cindy F.

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Depending on the student's need, you can expect a more customized work agenda in order to assist the student to reach the goal. We work together during the tutoring time and the student can expect to get some "homework" to maintain the lesson fresh. (Unless the student is getting help with an already existing class, then we follow the guideline of the class as our path to success)

About Cindy

Cindy is a native Spanish speaker and fluent English speaker. Additionally, she studied French for over 8 years. She is a driven Latina who loves her background and is excited to help others learn and embrace new cultures. She began tutoring 17 years ago (Spanish, French, Math and Science) whil

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William N.
Cindy's extensive knowledge of Spanish was clear from the start. English is her second language but my children couldn't tell. She has an excellent way of breaking down Spanish for children and adults (I listened in and learned a couple of phrases).

Johan S.

12 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from Wichita State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Johan S.

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I came to USA at age of 15 and learned English in Mid-West most of my life. I love using idioms in both language. In Korean up-to-dated direct translation of "you're welcome" is "what?" why? because they meant "oh no what are you talking about? don't mention it"
Let's learn the language while having fun. Take a lesson from me.

About Johan

Johan here and I love music! Nice to meet you fellow music lover. I have been involved in music since I was just a child. It started with learning piano, then guitar, ukulele, mandolin, harmonica, djembe and so many more. I’ve continued to learn and perfect my craft by being apart of differ

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Sue K.
Johan was great. Very helpful in prepping for the session and we look forward to working with him in the future!
Suzie P.
This was only my first less with Johan -- it was such fun, I felt so encouraged and can't wait for my next. He's just terrific! Very kind and clear and again - the key word - encouraging! A great teacher!
Christine
Johan is great with kids! My son is a very active child, and he was able to make the lesson fun and engaging. More than that, I enjoyed seeing Johan be creative, listen to the child, and make music fun, more than being it a lesson (per say). I highly recommend Johan!

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Roman N.

71 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Russian, English, French, Korean, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Roman N.

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There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program.
1. As soon as I have YOUR ATTENTION your progress is guaranteed.
2. Learning a new language has been a LIFE CHANGING EXPERIENCE for many and I will do my best for creating this kind of experience for you!
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About Roman

*****Before you sign up***** There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program. 1. As soon as I have YOUR ATTENTION your progress is guaranteed. 2. Learning a new language has been a LIFE CHANGING EXPERIENCE for many and I will do my best for creating this kind of expe

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Stephanie C.
I feel more comfortable looking and learning Russian. also looking at the Cyrillic writing.
May D.
He is great!!! Very clear instruction!
Alex B.
i would have never thought that i would ever be able to learn a language until i had first class with Roman! it has been a great experience, i have learned so much since i started! i was completely new to Russian which was scary in itself but i have gain so much confidence working with him! every class is very productive and fun. i cant wait to see what the future holds working with him. highly recommended!

lahcen B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 15 and up
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lahcen B.

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I can help you with pronunciation and reading, I also use English as source to make you better understand this awesome language, I make it fun to learn and I only focus on what you will need to learn to save time and effort.

About lahcen

I consider teaching as a hobby more than it is a job for me. I get satisfied when my student understand the course. I believe everyone can succeed with the right guidance.

Arash N.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Arash N.

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I am a native Farsi speaker with many years of teaching experience. I was born and raised in Tehran and graduated from a medical school in Iran.

Now I work in a medical office, and besides that I work in different Farsi schools. I also have private students who are studying Farsi as a new language.

I have had students from four years old to 72 years old. If you would like to learn Farsi/Persian, please do not hesitate to contact me. I will evaluate your Farsi level and customize the course for you.

About Arash

I have been teaching for many years to different levels. I will make Farsi easy for you!

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Yvonne
Arash is a great teacher! I had 10 lessons with him and really liked it. I am going to keep on learning Farsi with Arash.
Michelle
Very helpful and patient. Relates the learning to real life experiences.
Adelle S.
Just finished my 10 sessions with Arash and I can say I know a lot more now than I did before (I have a Persian background). When I continue my Farsi lessons I will definitely learn with Arash and you should too!

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"I had my first lesson with Seiko today, and it was great! She's very nice and encouraging and adds cultural notes throughout the lesson. She also makes sure she's not going too fast and welcomes questions. I look forward to learning Japanese with her!"
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