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Chau N.

79 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Vietnamese, English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associates in Pedagogy from College of Pedagogy, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Chau N.

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I have instructed Vietnamese language and culture to Americans for 6 years after my arriving in The United States in 2008. I always consider teaching foreign languages is not only a career but an art of inspiration. My expertise is how to conduct and train students to pronounce, speak, read, write and understand Vietnamese language and culture accurately. All of my students reached their goals after 26, 32 or 44 weeks of learning Vietnamese. I received good feedback form them too.

About Chau

I taught Vietnamese language and culture to foreigners, English and Vietnamese to Vietnamese adults and students in Vietnam for 30 years before arriving in the United States in 2008. Then, I continued to instruct Vietnamese language and culture to Americans in Virginia and Washington DC. I got an A

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Marie Nguyen
He is the best teacher. His classes are well structured. He is incredibly patient and focuses on correct pronunciation. He was able to teach me in multiple accents, depending on my needs and preferences. Would highly recommend his classes to people learning Vietnamese at any level!
Steven
Completely Satisfied with Chau. He certainly helped me make right the mistakes I was making in pronouncing vowels! That you!
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James B.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks American Sign Language, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Associates Degree in General Curriculum from Merritt College
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James B.

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Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Geometry, Pre Algebra

About James

I have 20 years of experience as a tutor. I have had my own private tutoring business. My area of expertise is math (basic arithmetic to“ pre-calculus); however, I have tutored in English (grammar and writing), Computer science (Word, Works, Windows OS, and other general computer problems), as we

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Lulu S.
James is very patient and encouraging. He definitely put me at ease for our first lesson. I can't wait for the second lesson.
Pia
James and I worked together for 4 months at an elementary school tutoring 3-5 graders in math and english. James is professional, intelligent, and creative. It was a pleasure working with him. He cares very much for the youth in our community.
We've stayed in touch via email and are developing a friendship I hope lasts a life time. He is good people.
gregory N.
james is a good voice instructor with many years of experience to share with you to get you to be the best singer you can be.
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Kimberly S.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1999
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Kimberly S.

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I love playing viola and I can help you improve your viola skills! I can help prepare young students for auditions, better orchestra skills, and help with technique. I especially love adult students. Maybe you want to revisit the instrument you gave up as a youngster. I can help you get back on track.

About Kimberly

I am active as a music educator, having taught violin, viola, and music both privately and in the classroom. I have been a member of the National Association for Music Education and the American String Teachers Association. I am known for my gentle and encouraging way of instructing my students, yet

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Heidi B.
Kimberly is patient!! Gives clear instruction which immediately improves my playing. I am so happy with my choice of instructor!
Kent Looney
Kimberly Simkins has been a wonderful instructor for my daughter, as she works to improve her Viola playing. She is very interactive with my daughter and provides good feedback for my daughter's Viola playing.

I have been happy with this instruction and I hope others have a chance to see how personable and skilled she is.
Elyssa
Mrs. Simpkins is a great teacher and instructor and knows exactly how to make great players. I have Dyslexia and signed up for lessons after playing for a few years. Mrs. Simpkins knows exactly how to teach me and has shaped me into a great player. If you are wanting to learn to play Violin or Viola, or want to improve she is the teacher to go to. She is through, and has a great ability to shape amazing players. She got me into senior clinic and in the last concert I was placed 3rd chair mainly because of her instruction. I hope to continue lessons with her for the next year until I graduate. Although she has not been my teacher for all 9 years I have been playing, she has been my teacher for the past 4 years and I have loved having her teach me during every lesson. Having Mrs. Simpkins as your teacher, will make your playing improve significantly. I highly recommend her to everyone!
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Kevin B.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Robert S. Dinsmore Foundation Aria Competition Winner from Robert S. Dinsmore Foundation
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from California State University Sacramento
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Kevin B.

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Ever since graduating college, I have really made a splash on the musical theatre scene! I would love to share some of my success with you in lessons.

About Kevin

I've been teaching private lessons for the past year and am very passionate about my students - making you succeed is my life's blood and whatever your goal is, that's my goal too! I've performed in many different musicals and operas in Sacramento, and been hired to sing professionally both as a sol

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Brian
Kevin is an excellent Teacher and i would recommend him to anyone.
Lakesha Towns
He makes you feel welcome and free at the same time as keeping you leveled
susan
I came to Kevin because I needed a refresher course. I had taken piano lessons as a child, but I'd lost a lot of it over the years. Kevin is very knowledgeable and patient and he explains things very well. I would recommend him wholeheartedly.
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Cooper W.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded BEST Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
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Cooper W.

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I have a live electronic show where I use Ableton exclusively. I can show you how to get around the program and really make some serious music.

About Cooper

I have a Bachelor's Degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston, and I also studied Classical Performance at the Lionel Hampton School of Music. I have ten years professional performing experience road touring in the U.S.A., and international on cruise ships. Most recently with For The

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William
I am new to playing the flute, self-taught for 8 months. Cooper is very personable and I think he spotted my weaknesses quickly. He was very encouraging and gave me a mixture of exercises working on the beginnings of listening and playing with another musician as well as fingering. He is going to get some theory in as well, so that’s hitting all of what is essential for me to move forward.
Cooper B.
Cooper is kind and encoraging and helped my son work through a difficult audition piece. He really related well with my son and made him feel proud of his abilities and skills. I would be glad to recommend Cooper.
Christian D.
Just getting started but I can tell Cooper knows what he’s doing and I’m looking forward to getting to where I want to be with the harmonica
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Shirley R.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2014
  • BA Elementary Education from Carlow University
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Shirley R.

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I am currently in my 2nd year of teaching English as Second Language to Adults. I love to get creative with my lessons to engage my students. I personalize my lessons to fit each of my students strengths & needs.

About Shirley

Hello! This is Shirley. I live in Pennsylvania. I studied Elementary Education at Carlow University. I also have two Master degrees: 1. in Early Childhood Education (from Carlow University) & 2. ESL program Specialist (from Duquesne University). I grew up in a bilingual family. My mom's family is fr

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Linda
Shirley is an outstanding teacher and person! As a former teaching colleague, I observed first-hand her creative and innovative Spanish lessons, as well as her enthusiastic and caring rapport with her students. She made learning Spanish a fun experience that students loved! I would highly recommend Shirley for any teaching position!
Adrienne Bradshaw
Shirley is remarkable! She has a keen ability to hone in on skills that students may struggle with,allowing them to challenge themselves. You can tell that she loves what she does! She wants all of her students to succeed, and does all that she can to make this happen.
Carlene
Shirley is a very experienced and wonderful teacher. She is so good with children and individualizes lessons to meet each student's needs. Shirley is also a fun teacher!

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"I have always loved to draw as a hobby, but could never get the hang of it. I found Jessica on Craigslist and she taught me how to hold a pencil properly to create the depth to my drawings I've always dreamed about! I highly recommend Jessica and can't wait till my next lesson with her! Thanks again!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"Very helpful teacher, kind and patient."
Diana
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Had my first lesson. Great teacher, very informative on the subject, and very easy to talk with. Left the lesson feeling I learned more than before the lesson. Now I'm even more excited to work with my camera he helped me understand more. Definitely would recommend him as a teacher. If I decide to take another lesson, I will request him as my teacher. Thanks for the lesson."
Lucas
Took Photography lessons from Josiah J.
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"Joe is an awesome instructor. He let me take my time and had a tremendous amount of patience. He was very easy to work with and very detailed. I can't wait for my next class!"
Rachel
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Giuseppe B.
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"She will open the gates of a new world to you, a world of art. You will view things differently and create your own world of art."
Shiva
Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"Amazingly patient and brilliantly talented !!!"
Jillian
Took Oil Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"My 6 year old daughter really enjoyed her online drawing lesson with Jessica. The lesson was well-structured and thought through. The materials Jessica picked were diverse and informative. I was amazed how Jessica made the online lesson seem as if she was right here in our house. I asked my daughter how many more lessons should I set up for her and she answered: many, many more! I strongly recommend Jessica to any student learning graphite drawing!"
Rainy
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"Margot G. is a wonderful teacher. She has the ability to immediately set her students at ease, regardless of their abilities and experiences. (I have extremely poor handwriting, and did not feel intimidated or afraid to try to learn how to do brush strokes and create surprisingly pleasing cards and notes.) Margot knows her craft, and knows how to teach and then offer support to her students. The class was entertaining as well as fun. I learned many skills in a short time period."
Paul
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"Mr. Ivan is a very nice, very patient teacher. I really enjoyed oil painting with Mr. Ivan!"
Qixiao
Took Oil Painting lessons from Ivan F.
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"Sandy is an awesome teacher and my daughter really enjoys working with her. She is warm and personable in addition to being a very talented artist and effective instructor."
Brooke
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sandy K.
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