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Andrew H.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1995
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Andrew H.

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I am a passionate chess coach available for instruction of all levels. I have been teaching for over 10 years in many schools and training private students. I have helped establish top chess teams recently including NEST+M, PS33, and Success Academy.

Several of my students achieved highest performance awards - top 100 in the country, two of which are now rated as high as 2300. I have taught an advanced class with chess world champion Magnus Carlsen. I make learning and playing chess enjoyable and fun. I have achieved a Candidate Master title with FIDE and USCF ratings of approximately 2100.

I have a business degree in finance from Bentley University and have worked several years on Wall Street. I enjoy all aspects of risk management and how it combines elements along with chess. I love working with children and have a strong track record of making many strong relationships. You will not find a more dedicated coach. My average student gains 200-800 points in strength quickly! ...

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I am a cool, energetic, and savvy instructor. I've taught thousands of students some which have gone on to become some of the top ranked players over 2000+ and all have gained an appreciation and love for the game. I have even taught a class at a chess camp with World Champion Magnus Carlsen. I

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Vicky
My 7 year old son had been taking chess lessons with Andrew for almost a year and a half now. My son was curious about chess but didnt really enjoy playing until his interest and confidence grew with each lesson. Andrew is patient and is great at assessing his level and teaching tactics accordingly. His knowledge and analysis of the game is incredible. My son is now rated at 1000 and playing competitively bc of Andrew and I cant recommend him enough.
Jaden S.
Today was my sons first time working with Andrew . My son was completely engaged throughout the interaction .
Lisa
Andrew is the best! He made the learning fun and my kid definitely loved him.

Sandy P.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Teaches students 21 and up
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Sandy P.

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With 42 years experience as a crochet teacher, my emphasis is Always that students needs. Learning a new skill Always takes a certain dedication from the student, as well, but I teach in a fun way, starting with the basics, all the way to advanced stitches, along with tips that only seasoned crocheters can share. This is not another Grandma's crochet. You'll learn fresh modern designs in no time. Your friends and family will be delighted to see the wonderful items you'll be producing in no time!!

About Sandy

I crochet things such as hats, scarves, afghans, sweaters, ponchos, etc. The items are from newborn size all the way up to and including men and women sizes. I have had exclusive contracts from St. Louis, Mo. to places in Texas. All of the items are original designs. I have also been department hea

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Deva R.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Bachelor of Religious Studies from Emerson Theological Institute
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Deva R.

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Having been a professional instructor for almost 20 years, I teach a form of Astrology that is termed "Western Vedic Astrology." This system uses both the modern Western Greek/Persian methods combined with the ancient original ancient East Indian Vedic methods. In this way the student, in a short period of time learns to evaluate a person beyond mundane psychology to the psycho-spiritual level.

The fusion of both systems creates makes astrology inspiring, fulfilling and enjoyable to learn because it is encompassing, fun and enlightening to the student. The outcome is an understanding of the planets and the cosmos at a deeper level than ordinary Astrology can afford.

The purpose and outcome of learning Western Vedic Astrology is to become a well trained and knowledgeable astrologer who not only able to assess the present and understand the past, but able to see the future as well.

About Deva

My serious Vedic astrological and spiritual education began some decades ago. I follow my intuition and try to be analytical at the same time. My karmas and desires compel me to act, just like anyone else. However, we are not only a ball of feelings and desires. We possess a mind and intelligence

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Eileen Murthy
Deva Roberts is an awesome astrologer! I've had my chart done twice before and this one was by far the most thorough and helpful. Deva is brilliant! I'm very grateful that I found him to do my chart during this challenging time of my life. I now have more clarity and direction.
Chennie Sudana
Having lived in India for 8 years, I've visited many astrologers. Most of them gave bad advice or incorrect predictions. When Deva did my chart, I was a little skeptical at first. Then I realized, that he wasn't here to predict my future like a fortune teller but guide me on the right path instead. He is an astrologer and life coach in one. After taking his classes, I now have a better sense of direction in my life. His strategy has helped me become more self-aware and become more accepting of myself.
Deri
I have been a student of Deva’s for about a year now, I take lessons with him in person. Deva has helped deepen my understanding of astrology immensely! I have learned so much from him and have excelled greatly in my astrology practice. I recommend taking classes with him if you are serious about learning astrology. Astrology is very intricate and it takes years to learn. I have found that taking lessons in person has helped me learn faster and understand things deeper than studying by myself. Or even taking classes online, as long as there is a teacher involved to talk to and provide guidance and insight. Deva is a great teacher! He is very knowledgeable and intuitive, which is perfect because astrology is both a science and an art, it takes both knowledge and intuition.

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Jovan M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Serbian, Russian,
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1997
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Jovan M.

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lessons I do are fun for children. Chess is very interesting game and it is important how it is being presented.
Beginners will learn chess principals and get right foundation for future studies of the game.
Students will improve in all aspects of the game.
Competitive chess players will learn more about importance of endgames chess tactics and openings that will help them win more games.

About Jovan

I am FIDE and national chess master with FIDE rating 2310. I have been teaching chess in New York City schools and individually for past 20 years . Chess game should be fun for kids if is presented the right way. I will bring to students my expertise and understanding for the game; Many of m

Ken M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $51
  • Teaching since 2005
  • B.S. Mathematics from University of Pittsburgh
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ken M.

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I have been playing bridge for over 40 years and teaching for the last ten years. I currently direct 2 duplicate games at the Charlottesville, Va. Senior Center.

About Ken

I have been playing bridge for over 40 years and the last 10 as a duplicate bridge player. I currently direct two duplicate games at the Charlottesville, Va Senior Center. I also teach duplicate bridge skills and strategy.

Amy W.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Amy W.

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For beginner knit classes you will learn cast on, knit, purl, cast off as well as other useful info pertaining to yarns, needles, pattern reading etc.

For advanced knitting techniques I offer Lace, Cables/Slip stitches, Sock techniques, Entrelac, Knitting in the round.

About Amy

I have been crocheting for almost 20 years and knitting for almost 10 years. My true passion is knitting but I teach both. I taught for Michael's craft stores for a little over a year and then decided to venture out on my own and teach privately. My current students say I have a lot of patience and

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Jeannette G.
I am just learning, and Amy is so positive and encouraging and patient with me. I really recommend her! Lesson time is a bright spot in my week!
Jeannette G.
I think Amy is great. I had a brain injury which makes it hard for me to follow directions, which I mentioned when I first spoke with the TakeLessons person. Amy is very patient with me.
Cathy
First lesson was great! Amy is very flexible and easy to work with. I feel positive about the progress we had today and looking forward to the next lesson.

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"She is down to earth, knowledgeable, and tackled concerns I had with sewing a particular project. Will be paying for her services again very soon."
Latonya
Took Sewing lessons from Sonya M.
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"Cheryl gave me my first "official" crochet lesson and it was time very well spent. Cheryl explained why every step is important to the whole process and how to ensure I don't make the common mistakes (which I was making) so that my project would come out well. I WILL be back for more lessons!!!"
Orna
Took Crocheting lessons from Cheryl V.
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"Very enthusiastic and great for all ages."
Adina
Took Chess lessons from Sam C.
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"My son (age 11) loved Mr. Siddharth ! Great experience 💙💙"
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Took Chess lessons from Siddharth G.
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"Very easy going while teaching you all aspects of Billards. I liked the approach of playing the game while answering questions. Emphasizing repeatability"
Robert
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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Charmine
Took Crocheting lessons from Loudel W.
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"Wow! What a great lesson on sewing! I’m a beginner and Kanesha was so patient with me and I left feeling great! Looking forward to my next lessons!
Thanks Kanesha!"
Sherri
Took Sewing lessons from Kaneshia A.
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"Ryan was very helpful and very patient."
Susan
Took Bridge lessons from Ryan D.
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"She was wonderful, funny and made the lesson very enjoyable !"
Robin
Took Sewing lessons from Betty E.
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"he is good at teaching and is fun to learn with"
Asha
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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