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Eli K.

2 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Arabic
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Awarded Winner of the City of Sydney Chess Championship from NSWCF
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Eli K.

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As soon as you get to understand chess well, you'll begin to see it's beauty and depth. Each game is an adventure. I love chess, and that is my perspective of the old and romantic game of kings and queens. I also enjoy teaching it that way, as it makes the game fun to learn and play.

About Eli

Chess can be confusing and difficult sometimes, but really all you need is someone who loves chess to help you love it, and see it for its beauty. We'll play a few games together, so I see where what level you're at, then take you from there. From a beginners level, up to advanced, showing you the

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Dimitri
Eli was great! Related well with my 10 year old son and taught him a few things in just the hour lesson. We will book more lessons with Eli for sure.
Colton Y.
Eli is super knowledgeable with Chess, knows great ways to teach my child in an encouraging and challenging manners.
Nieves
Polite and very good teacher. Was very patient and had great knowledge of the game.
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Athan S.

17 Reviews
Santa Monica, CA
Starting at $150
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Mandarin, Latin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MBA from Yale University
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Athan S.

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Yale MBA and Cornell BA and former professional poker player. I paid my way through undergrad and grad school playing and teaching poker (both online and live).

About Athan

- Yale MBA and Cornell BA - Expert in international business - have built 7 businesses myself, around the world - Former professional poker player - Former Cornell Varsity tennis player - Fluent in Spanish and proficient in French I've been tutoring since I was 8 years old (yes, 8 years old!

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Cindy
A terrific coach. Athan is patient, upbeat and professional.
Highly recommended and anyone would be lucky to have him as their instructor.
Cat
Enjoyed it and learned a lot—thanks, Athan!
Monty
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Atousa P.

18 Reviews
Encino, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Farsi, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's degree of Sport Science from Tehran University
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Atousa P.

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Learn Chess from a Woman Chess Grand Master!

She's been teaching chess from beginner to advanced level for more than 10 years.
She's been playing chess professionally Since 1996.

About Atousa

Becoming the world youth champion at 12 and chess Grand Master at 20, would have never been possible without receiving the best chess lessons from my trainers and coaches. Everyone needs guidance in chess, I’m here to share my knowledge with you. Despite being a professional chess player since I

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Maureen
Fabulous!
Matthew
Had a great first lesson. Can't wait for the next two!
Paul touchette
Great experience

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Wendy L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Nursing from Austin Community College
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2007
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Wendy L.

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Learning can be fun and rewarding. When I first started sewing 30 years ago I made many mistakes from not having the proper technique. My goal is to teach you not to make the same mistakes I did.

About Wendy

Hi I'm a happy person who loves to sew.

Aaron C.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin, English, German
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Bachelor In Business Administration and Entrepreneurship from Boston University School of Management
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Aaron C.

7 Reviews
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Whether you are looking to learn a new system, gain masterpoints, or master the basics of this most wonderful game, I am here to accelerate your growth.

My primary system is 2/1, but I also play precision. I know pretty much every convention our there in case want to pick up some new gadgets.

About Aaron

I have played bridge since I was a teenager (20+ years), and have played well over 1 million hands over this time period. I am continually honing my own game via Bridgebase.com (handle = aceman34), arguably the best teaching tool out there. I generally prefer online lessons because I find my stu

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Tanya R.
Game was very nice and not earth shattering. This may take a while in getting to the next level (2500 for gold) as I currently have 1980 at ruby life master. There is a lot to learn.
Sheila
Aaron was pleasant, professional, patient and a real pleasure. Can’t wait for our next lesson.
Linda Berez
Very good lesson.

Betty E.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $105
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Fashion Merchandising and Design from Bauder Fashion College
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Betty E.

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I teach all levels including kids 7 and up.

About Betty

Basic Sewing

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Cindy W.
Betty is amazing..extremely qualified and excellent instructor!
Darlene
Betty was fantastic. She was very knowledgable and a great teacher. I would highly recommend Betty for all ages and levels.
Lorri
Wonderful and attentive to my needs an progress. I’m not really good MissBerry is so patent, I would STRONGLY recommend Betty to any new student.
Thank you,Lorri

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"Very good experience, I learned a lot!"
David
Took Bridge lessons from Marta B.
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"Eric was very patient with my little one. He not only teaches the game, he looks to make it fun and exciting. We enjoyed the lesson and hope to continue with him."
Caitlin
Took Chess lessons from Eric S.
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"I have been learning from Dipankar for around 15 months and I like his teaching style a lot.

The sessions are fun and educational and although I was a total beginner, I recently got my first ever medal in a chess tournament."
Malvika
Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"Kim is a real professional, very knowledgeable and patient. His approach to teaching the game is excellent..."
Andrew
Took Billiards lessons from Kim "The Dragon" Y.
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"excellent lesson - felicia is a a delight to work with"
angela
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"Erin is patient and helpful. I enjoyed my first lesson!"
Melissa Trelfa
Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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"Rob has a great eye for technique and is corrective and not critical."
Gary
Took Billiards lessons from Rob R.
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"Felicia was extremely knowledgeable and patient. I couldn't be happier with my experience and I look forward to my next lesson!!!"
Tiffany Gunn
Took Sewing lessons from Felicia A.
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"We've had Dawn teach a variety of classes at the Simsbury Public Library (CT). Our most popular is the arm knitting class we open to Teens & Adults. Everyone gets to take home an infinity scarf and they all leave learning a new skill. Dawn works well with all ages, is patient, and really enthusiastic about teaching what she loves. We can't wait to have Dawn back to teach more classes this Fall!"
Sara
Took Knitting lessons from Dawn Z.
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"The learning experience was great and very informative. The only minor problem that occurred was that the video kept freezing every three seconds, making it difficult to understand what the instructor was saying. However, this may only be a website problem; my experience with Siddharth was enjoyable and educational."
Anirudh
Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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