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Diane C.

24 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, German, Duala, Arabic, English
  • Teaching since 1976
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
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Diane C.

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I'll help you understand text and subtext and discuss your reading with you.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! Yay! We can start in-person lessons again, as long as basic distancing is kept. I have been vaccinated and I would prefer my students to be vaccinated, too, but it's not a deal breaker. I teach several languages: French, German, and English for non-native English speaker

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Daria
I have been a student with Diane for the last few years and she is the best French teacher I have ever had. Not only is she an amazing teacher but she is also genuinely fun to be with. This year, Diane helped me pass the French B2 Certification exam - she provided me with all the resources I could have ever hoped for, and I really couldn't have done it without her! I highly recommend her for anyone
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Patrice Wilson-neil
Wonderful Lesson. I believe Diane will be able to help me learn French well.
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Elisa S.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Music from University of California, Riverside
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Elisa S.

3 Reviews
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I have been teaching elementary school for over 20 years. I am adept at helping students succeed in their reading skills.

About Elisa

I am a patient and creative pianist who loves music and loves teaching. I have been blessed with many varied musical experiences that has ultimately enhanced my skills as a musician and a piano instructor. My musical training began at an early age, four years, which eventually led to a Bachelor's D

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Patricia T.
Elisa seemed skilled, knowledgeable & fun.
Kanye S.
I thought she was great very patience. My grandson did great for his first time taking lesson.
Zoe C.
Very professional Zoe has learn so much in the short time you’ve worked with her.
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Austin C.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, Haitian Creole, Italian, Greek
  • Awarded 1st Place from Il Cenacolo Italiano di Cleveland
  • Master's of Education from John Carroll University
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Austin C.

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Hello there! I have my Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education (K-5) and I am extremely passionate about literacy and reading instruction. I am also currently a 1st grade teacher. I used research-based best practice when teaching reading. Younger students will develop strong phonemic awareness (identifying and manipulating sounds orally), phonological awareness (the sounds that letters make), and decoding strategies. For older students, we will work on comprehension strategies, morphology, and critical thinking with texts. I will eventually be pursuing my Doctorate degree in Biliteracy. I also write academic articles in areas involving early childhood education (specifically for English Language Learners and multilingual education). I also speak Italian, Spanish, and Greek.

About Austin

Hello, my name is Austin! Teaching is my life's passion and it never feels like work to me! I am a 1st grade teacher and a lifelong learner. I have my Masters of Education in Early Childhood and will eventually be pursuing my Doctorate. I use research-based best practice to inform my teaching. I spe

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Hyeonsu
He is really good at teaching ESL, and knows about kids well.
My two kids love him!
Jan
Great first lesson... a lot to absorb and Austin makes it easy and fun!.... This will be an exciting journey with him and I know his teaching method will take me to my goal this year - speaking conversational Italian.
Hannah
Austin is passionate about teaching languages and is one of the most patient teachers! He is enthusiastic about ESL and truly loves what he does. He is kind and supportive and is sure to take great care of any student under him, seeing them through throughout all of their progress. Austin is of a kind and does an INCREDIBLE job!
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Monica U.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French
  • Masters Degree from Loyola College
  • Awarded Abilities Network Fundraiser of the Year 2012 from Abilities Network
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Monica U.

9 Reviews
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I was an early childhood teacher for five years. During this time I taught reading daily for 2.5 hours. I specialized in small group activities and phonics lessons.

About Monica

I have a Master's Degree in Education and 5 years of teaching experience. I have been a private tutor now for over 10 years for children ages 5 years old and up. I tutor elementary, middle, high school and adults. I can also tutor PDF Bookmarking or PDF Bookmark documents for you, I am familiar w

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Ramar S.
Monica is very knowledgeable, patient, friendly, and her availability is an asset, be it in person or virtually.
Wendy P.
Monica is a wonderful teacher. She is patient and my son loved her from the first day. She has an easygoing demeanor and she makes math fun for him; she also sends a bunch of worksheets for him to work on in between. My son is entering 4th grade and I wanted him to work on some preview math skills before starting schoo. Monica was the perfect person I was looking for to work with him.
Taylor
Excellent!
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Louis P.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Louis P.

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Students can expect to develop an appreciation for reading by working with texts on topics that they enjoy. Students will be able to develop better comprehension skills and begin close reading texts for deeper meanings by exploring various themes.

About Louis

I am a middle school English Language Arts teacher with three years of classroom experience, teaching grades 5-8. I graduated from Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey with a Bachelor's Degree in Education and a Bachelor's Degree in English. At Rowan, I studied various forms of English Literatu

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Nicole
Mr. P has a fun way of teaching! And boy, does he know his stuff! Even after I finish proofreading my work, he can still spot a grammar mistake super fast.
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Julie L.

97 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $33
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music Education, with honors from University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Julie L.

97 Reviews
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Combine subjects for a price break. Simply choose ONE subject for the amount of tutoring TIME desired, and notify me which subjects you'd like to cover.

About Julie

I am passionate about Music and Music Education. It's rewarding for me to watch my students develop in their musical skill and enjoy making music more and more. My students range from the very young (5 years old) to school age children, to teens, and adults. My students benefit from my expertise i

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Hi Julie, Jim just wants you to know that my helper stood-me-up for this afternoon , so I checked in myself and found I could get to your Music Studio.
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The average cost of 60-minute reading lessons in Walnut Creek is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $118 per hour.
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"Julie is a good match for a 12 year old boy"
Brady
Took Reading lessons from Julie L.
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"Dr. D is the best! Engaging, knowledgeable, funny and likable! She looked up the education curriculum in our state to make sure she was giving my daughter what she needed! Not only did I enjoy her but my daughter was engaged the whole lesson and wanted to do more! She made sure to keep me informed of how things went! She’s really GREAT!"
Jaylen
Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"As a mom who started online reading lessons reluctantly after prior bad experiences with "zoom school", I was pleasantly shocked at how well my son responded to Austin's online instruction. My son made impressive progress and really liked his lessons. The instruction was fun and engaging, and his enthusiasm was genuine. I would highly recommend him as a reading tutor!"
Liz
Took Reading lessons from Austin C.
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"Nick is very engaged and has come up with a great game plan for our child."
Hope
Took Reading lessons from Nick P.
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"Ready to our next lessons!"
Cassandra
Took Reading lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"My lessons with Laurel have been fantastic! She's very patient & knows exactly how to make everything make sense & how to break things down in order give proper analysis in whatever she teaches from piano to singing to basic music theory. She was able to answer any questions I had in full detail. She's a very warm & welcoming person that loves to teach & can do so very well. I highly recommend her as an instructor. She is with out a doubt, a genius of her craft."
Nick
Took Reading lessons from Laurel S.
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"Mr. Steve Silver is the best tutor I ever had. He is truly an inspiration and his tutoring services have great impacts on my education"
Janiro Griffin
Took Reading lessons from Steve S.
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"Bonnie is great with our Daughter!"
Michael
Took Reading lessons from Bonnie K.
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"My daughter's lesson with Nick are very helpful and he interacts well on her level."
Danielle
Took Reading lessons from Nick P.
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"Bonnie was great! She really personalized the lesson for my son, taking all of my input around his likes/dislikes, what we see as the focus areas, and current reading levels. I was weary about how the online format would work, and it went WAY better than I expected! We're looking forward to more lessons with her!"
Carter
Took Reading lessons from Bonnie K.
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