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Nick P.

29 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Nick P.

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With a degree in English Literature, reading comprehension has been the most important aspect of my academic career. I know how to help you confidently navigate and come to a more complete and nuanced understanding of what you are reading, the main morals, motifs, and main purpose of each piece you read.

Our focus will of course be on coming to a complete and correct understanding of exactly what you are reading. Depending on the level you are at, our sessions will eventually inspire you to develop your own bold and unique opinions on everything that you read going forward.

About Nick

Bringing a wide range of experience in Writing, English, Communication, Language, and Business, I help to make lasting adjustments that improve writing, communication, and overall efficiency over the long term. My practice started out and continues to function as an academic tutoring practice fo

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Ke
Nick is a great teacher for two of my teenage boys. He showed them step-by-step writing techniques. Highly recommended!
Christine
My daughter has been working with Nick for almost a year. She has always been behind in Reading and Writing and I was concerned about the jump from Middle to High School. Before Nick she was getting C's in these subject but now as a High School Freshman she has been consistently getting A's. Nick has been a godsend to our daughter.
Aaron
Nick truly cares about his students! He is highly qualified and is very passionate about teaching. He made my shy 11 year old feel very comfortable during the 1st lesson. I cannot be happier with Nick.
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Dave M.

13 Reviews
Elmhurst, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dave M.

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Your readers, be they your teachers, your peers, or total strangers, are looking to escape the world around them through your words. Whatever it is you're writing about, romance, fantasy, sci-fi, the reader wants your story to be a gateway into another world. I can teach you how to make every detail, from characterization to just describing your setting, never miss a beat. For your readers, there will never be a dull moment. After all, isn't that what we as writers are hoping to achieve to begin with?

About Dave

Hi, my name is Dave, and I've been teaching guitar & bass for almost 15 years. Working as a professional musician, I've made the time to teach students of all ages. Teaching has been my passion alongside performing since I first picked up an instrument, and I look forward to meeting and working wit

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Elena
I feel lucky we found Dave! My son who is 11 yo was having a hard time with his other piano teacher. Dave is patient, friendly and encouraging. What I really love is that Dave notices where my son is having a problem and comes up with exercises to work on that issue!
Julian
Dave is a great teacher and has helped me for 2 years whenever I have a problem he takes time out of the lesson to help me on a specific instruction. He pushes me to do better but we still go at a place we’re I am comfortable.
Adam
My kids loved Dave and can’t wait for him to come back!
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Joseph M.

18 Reviews
Bethpage, NY
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joseph M.

18 Reviews
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35 + yrs playing/teaching experience
Classical to Jazz
Fun mixed with work

About Joseph

Local tutor; Will travel to you, or we can use my studios located in Nassau, Suffolk and all 5 boroughs. My name is Dr. Joseph M., Ba/Ma/Dma, in Education and Performance. I have reference lists a mile long, (with phone #'s, so you contact my previous and current clients), full of succes

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Javon A.
AMAZING KNOWLEDGE, GREAT TECHNIQUE, AND OVER ALL GREAT INSTRUCTOR. WILL HAVE YOU SINGING BETTER IN A MATTER OF WEEKS!!
Tyler G.
Excellent job and I am looking forward to my son having more lessons
Adeline
We went with online piano lessons at the moment due to COVID, but I was nervous about the format as the lessons are for my five-year-old daughter, so I was concerned the additional technology would be an impediment. Dr. Merkel was wonderful. He was friendly and encouraging to my daughter, ensuring she knew she could ask any questions she might have at any point. He absolutely made the technology work for us, and my daughter learned more than I would have thought possible in 30 minutes. She is counting down to her next lesson!

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Karl K.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Norwegian, English, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from Norwegian State Academy
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Karl K.

43 Reviews
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Learn how to really understand the numbers.

About Karl

Will travel further than listed by special arrangement (call take lessons to inquire) - especially via easy public transit. Currently only teaching online due to COVID-19. Professional internationally touring musician for 20+ years, Classical, Broadway, Experimental, Early music. Bachelor of Mus

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Elizabeth Y.
Karl is very encouraging and patient. He is also very knowledgeable with the horn and is very helpful with providing insight into playing the horn at your absolute best abilities.
Amber K.
Karl was patient and generous with his time!
Elizabeth E.
I had a fun lesson. Karl is very knowledgeable and explains things very clearly.
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Elisa S.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Elementary
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Elisa S.

2 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

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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.

Andrew M.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Zildjian Scholarship from Indiana University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 9 to 60
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Andrew M.

10 Reviews
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I have been teaching math to students of all ages since 2005. I believe that many people struggle in math because they need things explained in a slightly different way, or because they are missing one key skill. Over the years I've learned how to address this efficiently in a way that has led to my students continued success!

About Andrew

Andrew is a dynamic educator with years of experience teaching students of all ages. He graduated from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, where he studied classical percussion, jazz, and Afro-Cuban music. A native to southern California, Andrew obtained his bachelors degree from th

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Sean C.
To the extent of what I learned in my experience, Andrew is a great percussion teacher for students looking to join a band or marching band. He obviously had a great amount of knowledge and experience with the instrument itself but also the teaching of it. By the end of the first lesson we had already moved to patterns with 8 strikes on each hand and was presented with an arsenal of other exercises for afterwards to find a rate of improvement when given time. He is a very patient teacher and is sensitive to mistakes and which ones to focus on. I could safely recommend him to any of my friends who are also into percussion, and can speak from experience that any nervousness of getting a new teacher quickly dissolves after the first lesson. Great teacher.
Tasos
Excellent teacher!
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he is a good teacher

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"Daniel worked with my son Gió that needed to enhance his performance for his Algebra final. He was absolutely professional, on time. The actual quality of tutoring was impeccable and my son was able to fully take advantage of the time with him to benefit his understanding which eneded up resulting in a higher grade."
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"Crissy is just amazing! She exactly knows what the student needs, she prepares the lesson plan and follows up with the student! Extremely good. We are so glad to have found her. She is very flexible and very patient."
Peter
Took Study Skills lessons from Crissy A.
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"Jairo is a fantastic AP Biology tutor!!!
He helped my daughter prepare for an AP Biology Test. He is knowledgeable on all Biology topics and is just a superb teacher and tutor. I strongly recommend you use Jairo for AP Biology!!!"
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Took AP Biology lessons from Jairo H.
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Took Grammar lessons from Ally Z.
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"I️ was connected to Rod through a tutoring agency. I️ contacted the agency because I️ recently graduated college and wanted to get into grad school but had not taken a math class since the 10th grade. The school I️ was applying to needed a minimum math score for the GRE, which I️ knew would be a enormous stretch for me. Additionally, I️ always had trouble with math and knew I️ would need a tutor to re-teach me everything I️ needed to know to get the score I️ wanted. Initially, the agency connected me to 3 different tutors who were all absolutely terrible! Sometimes they didn’t even know how to answer sample questions in the workbooks! Finally, I was connected to Rod. After our first meeting I️ knew he would be the one who would help me improve. After a month of intense work with him my GRE math scores actually improved a full 12 points! Beyond that, he literally taught me math in a way in which I️ actually understood it. Before I️ just thought I couldn’t learn, but now I’m confident that I️ actually retained everything and it even made sense! I’m so grateful to have met Rod because before him I️ truly felt hopeless. I️ would definitely recommend Rod to anyone who is looking to drastically improve their math skills. If you’re like me and hate math, can’t grasp it, and even feel like you just can’t learn it, then definitely contact Rod now! You won’t be sorry!"
Natalia
Took GRE lessons from Rod K.
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"We are so happy with Halec! My son is so so picky but he actually looks forward to math with Halec, we couldn’t believe it! We are so grateful and thankful for him and look forward to more classes to come!"
Dean
Took Math lessons from Halec S.
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"he is very easy to understand with everything he explains"
Katie
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"Daniel was an incredible asset to our son’s sound & successful Physics experience this semester in college. We are grateful for Daniel’s & Alec’s connection and fluid communication!"
Laura
Took Physics lessons from Daniel F.
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"You are amazing my daughter had great fun learning math with you. I will recommend to all my friends and family"
Mookie
Took Math lessons from Jesse F.
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"Terrific. Very flexible. Very considerate of time. Provides dense material comparable to the college coursework itself. Extremely prepared to assist in stats and am assuming he is equally capable at tutoring in other subjects. Highly recommend saran!"
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Took Statistics lessons from Saran E.
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