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About Vir M.

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Topanga, CA

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I have worked as a Field Biologist for over 20 years. Wildlife biology, Ecology and Endangered Species.

About Vir
I am a graduate of U.C. Berkeley.;I have been teaching and performing music for over 15 years. I have toured the United States and other countries playing many types of music. I play Guitar and Bass, Drums, Keys and Sing   I teach in a fun style that emphasizes the students creativity.  Styles range from Rock, Folk, Electronic, Jazz,  African, World, Hip Hop to Country. I also teach production recording, looping and beat making in Ableton Live and Protools. I can give you the skills to go to the next level.  From 5-99 years old!

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A typical lesson would look like this:  Depending on your level we would first work on some new chords and/or a new scale and how to play them.  We "jam" a little to get the feel.  I have a really great way of teaching theory that will get you playing what you want.  The second half we u
sually focus on learning a song of your choice or working on an original of yours. I am very personable and easygoing. Some students are more focused on electronic music, so we can work on that too!

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Have guitars and amps, basses and amps, drum set, microphones and recording equipment.

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Have equipment

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Rock, World, Hip Hop, Folk, Electronica, Classical, Jazz
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Karen T. March 31, 2016
· Acting · In studio
Although I only had 1 lesson with him so far, I can say he's a very good teacher and I had fun.
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caroline S. April 23, 2015
· Guitar · In home
Vir is a gifted teacher. He has taught my son guitar for more than a year. He meets my son where ever he's at in his practice, attention and interests with calm, skilled focus and intention . Vir's background as performing musician infuses his teaching with an enthusiasm and creativity of practicing his teaching. We are truly grateful for Vir.
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Alexander S. March 6, 2014
· Singing ·
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Vir is beyond your typical vocal coach. He was a huge help on things like pitch accuracy and phrasing, but more than anything, his focus on getting me to tap into and harness my inner power has already paid huge dividends in my recordings and performances. Further, Vir is an amazing person to know and his home-studio in Berkeley is magnificent!
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Vir M.

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About Colin S.

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Albany, CA

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I am a bioengineer and researcher so biology is the science I engage in every day. Sure biology can be challenging with mountains of new vocabulary words and it's propensity for delving deep into the minutiae of biological processes, but it is all so worth it - this is the study of life! Working with me, you will learn the best and most efficient way for memorizing and understanding all of the many intricacies of biology.

About Colin
Hello there! My name is Colin, and I have five years of experience tutoring math and science. I am a PhD student in the UC Berkeley-UC San Fransisco joint bioengineering program. My strong background in STEM qualifies me to tutor math and science up through lower-division college courses. Aside from my academic qualifications, I believe that it is my genuine passion for math and science that makes me an effective tutor for students of all backgrounds.

As a tutor, my goal is not to impress students with how much I know. Rather, my goal is to show my students how easily math and science concepts can come to them when they are presented the material in a straightforward way. The late physicist, Richard Feynman, posited that the ability to explain complicated ideas in a simple manner is the true mark of understanding. I agree with this a
ssertion, and I make it my goal each tutoring session to explain even the most complex phenomena in a simple way, so that my student will come away from the lesson invariably understanding it. Additionally, I emphasize a strong understanding of the fundamentals, because both math and science are heavily inductive disciplines; many of the theorems and laws are founded on other, more fundamental principles. I have personally experienced the discouragement of trying to learn material that is beyond my preparedness level, and so I can empathize with students who are in that boat. Fortunately, I have learned that the remedy is always a return to, and a strengthening of the basics. That is the approach I take with students who find themselves struggling in a course.

My online teaching platform is a “black board” drawing program that my students can follow along with as I explain concepts and solve problems. I simply share my screen with them during the session, and at the end, I take a screenshot of the notes and email it to my students for their reference. I hope this brief explanation of my qualifications and teaching style has provided a clear image of what you can expect from me as your tutor. I am eager to hear from you and help you succeed in your academic goals!
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Bronwyn B. August 29, 2019
· Algebra · Online
My daughter described her lesson as excellent, thorough and fun. She is looking forward to future lessons. I could not be more pleased.
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Kelly B. August 29, 2019
· Algebra · Online
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Jen August 10, 2019
· Algebra · Online
He is very friendly and teaches so clearly. Very helpful.
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About Susana O.

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Chicago, IL
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Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation.

I was born and raise on Peru, South America. I hold a Bachelor's on Biological Science from Roosevelt University with a minor in Chemistry. I have take classes like Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, Neuroscience. Also General and Organic Chemistry. General Physics and Math up to Calculus. I offer tutoring on Biology, General Chemistry and Math.

It's amazing how our brain can absorb information in different ways. We can be learning something unintentionally. So whichever your circumstances are we should be open to learn or improve our skills every day. Remember, the process of learning never ends.

About Susana
Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation.

I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started attending college. I have take several music classes at college level like Music Theory, Music History, Piano, Voice and Ensemble. I finished my Associates degree in Fine Arts in Music in 2010. I have 5 years of experience teaching music to students of all ages. I teach guitar and piano and I use different methods according to the student's needs. I also hold 2 recitals a year so students can show their hard work.

I finished my education in Science on 2013. I hold a Bachelor's on Biological Science from Roosevelt University with a minor in Chemis
try. I have take classes like Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, Neuroscience. Also General and Organic Chemistry. General Physics and Math up to Calculus. I offer tutoring on Biology, General Chemistry and Math.

Being bilingual have been a great advantage for me, especially at work. That's why I also offer Spanish lessons and tutoring, from beginning to advance levels.

It's amazing how our brain can absorb information in different ways. We can be learning something unintentionally. So whichever your circumstances are we should be open to learn or improve our skills every day. Remember, the process of learning never ends.
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About Isabela M.

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Fort George G Meade, MD

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I'm an educated and trained Expert in Forensics which require a solid knowledge in biology and anatomy. I have performed work in Europe and America in crime scene processing, chemistry and biology laboratories among others. I volunteered to work with Museum of Natural Sciences in Bucharest, Romania, which involved research, presentation, and preservation of various biological (organic) samples.

About Isabela
Before reading about me, I'd like to share up front the honor that my newest student, R., has brought to me by choosing to learn Romanian. Nothing special so far except that he is 100 years old!!!! Yes, you read that correctly: a century old. He is the outmost inspiring person in my life by teaching me that age is just a number and that learning can happen any day if we choose so. R is a medical doctor, a psychologist, a chemist and biologist. Words can't even define how great of a man he is.

I'm an enthusiastic learner even after 19 years of formal education (two Masters, one Bachelor) earned on two continents continued by US military education in various forms, and formally tested student who needed to document skills that were not formally captured on paper (like the foreign languages I know).

I love interacting with people and
pass on my knowledge from five visited continents, instill love for learning and continuous curiosity for any subject out there. Nothing is impossible when you set your mind to it. Failing once doesn't mean that you'll never win (proof in my athletic years and life ever since); determination, hard work, self-motivation and a good supporting system can bring to reality even the most insignificant dreams that we believe may not come true, and especially those in which we passionately trust.

I believe in breaking down a goal into objectives, assigning tasks to each one of them, and then sticking to achieve them.

I'm a Certified Instructor with the Department of Homeland Security. My hobbies include practicing foreign languages (and proper grammar rules which highly reflect on one's education) by speaking them, learning about cultures and slangs, etymology, watching foreign movies, traveling internationally, taking photos, reading (a lot), carefully planning with room for error and impulsive decisions (to take the boredom out of things), meeting with life long friends, drawing, painting, and spending time outdoors for inspiration and health.

I'm elated at the opportunity of brainstorming with you and giving you tools to be an independent learner.
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Jenna Recalo August 29, 2019
· Romanian · Online
Today I had lesson 3 with Isabela and I have already learned so much. I feel like I am a slow learner and she is so patient with me. She even takes the time to work through things until I really understand. Super thankful!
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Barbara M. August 6, 2019
· ACT Math · Online
Isabella was really great! She is very smart with her teaching method and pushes Mariah to achieve. Wonderful lesson! Thanks Isaabella!
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Jenna Recalo July 31, 2019
· Romanian · Online
So helpful! I learned so much after only one session! Definitely booking more lessons!
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Isabela M.

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About Allen M.

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I can make a hard or boring subject easy and enjoyable to learn. My priority is student success - I work to make it happen. My ability comes from extensive experience, a history of student success, and personal achievement in the subject.

About Allen
Having trouble with a subject? Whether you want to work on improving your grade or aiming for your next 4.0, I'm here to help. From simple to complex, we'll work on it in a way that makes sense to you and allows you to be successful in your class.
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Rachel K. July 11, 2019
· Organic Chemistry · Online
Allen is such a great tutor! I took organic chemistry and he helped me understand a lot of concepts and was very patient
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About Feven G.

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A little about me is that I am a biology major at Salisbury University. Biology is something I love to study because it answers all of my questions about life.How and why things happen. I study biology with passion and love and I would love to help your kids see biology for its most interesting aspects.

About Feven
My name is Feven and I love teaching. I want to be able to transfer the love I have for the sciences and math to students so they too can grow to love it as much as I do!
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Milka T. February 3, 2019
· Elementary Math · Online
My kid has always been confused when it came to math and getting Feven to tutor him was the best thing I did for him. She keeps him on top of his work and knowledge so he doesn't feel behind. I will be using her services again. Thank you Feven!
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Helen February 3, 2019
· Biology · Online
Feven has been a very good tutor to my kids. She is patient and explains clearly the topics. I would definitely recommend her for anyone.
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Helen T. January 12, 2019
· Biology · Online
I love love love how Feven teaches my kids! She is patient, kind and educated. She has been teaching my kids biology, math and chemistry for three years now and I wouldn’t have it any other way.
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About Anthony C.

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Brooklyn, NY
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I have a BS in this subject and experience tutoring this in the past.

About Anthony
With 10+ years of tutoring experience under my belt, I've developed a teaching style that is supportive and compassionate, but also no-nonsense. I help students work to the highest level of their capabilities, providing expert knowledge and encouraging them to be active participants in their learning.

I have a BS in Biology from the University of Minnesota as well as an MD from St. George's University. Given my background, I'm very comfortable tutoring in the areas of math and science. In addition, I have received specialized training on prepping for standardized tests such as the ACT, SAT, GMAT, and MCAT and can help students navigate the ins and outs of these challenging exams.
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Emma May 15, 2019
· Geometry · In home
Anthony is a thorough professional and devoted tutor. My teenage daughter, who is homeschooling and takes 1 or 2 intensive courses at a time, was able to swiftly move through the geometry material with the excellent instruction and guidance of Anthony as her teacher.
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Molly May 4, 2019
· AP Physics · In home
I have referred several students to Anthony in subjects ranging from AP Physics to ACT prep. He is highly skilled in the subjects he teaches. Just as importantly he is very empathic, and kids enjoy working with him. He is kind with them while still being able to keep them focused and on track.
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About Vicki T.

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Kansas City, MO

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Biology is everywhere! It is much more than what is in a textbook or in a lab. I want to show you how biology impacts the world around you and how you impact the world! I want to teach you how to think critically and evaluate what you see.

I have taught college biology for eight years. I have taught Introduction to Biology, Microbiology, Physiology and Introduction to Experimental Biology. I have taught Introduction to Biology to both science majors and students who have never had biology and will have that biology course as their only science course during college.

I will make sure your foundation is strong and well understood before I add on a new concept. Biology seems scary to a lot of people. But, really, the main reason it can be scary is because it is a new language. I try to not use words without explaining what they mean. If you understand the language, then biology is much less frightening.

I want to teach you the language of life and I hope that you will be able to see ...

About Vicki
Biology is everywhere! It is much more than what is in a textbook or in a lab. I want to show you how biology impacts the world around you and how you impact biology!

I have taught college biology for eight years. I have taught Introduction to Biology, Microbiology, Physiology and Introduction to Experimental Biology. I have taught Introduction to Biology to both science majors and students who have never had biology and will have that biology course as their only science course during college. I want to teach you how to think critically and evaluate what you see.

I will make sure your foundation is strong and well understood before I add on a new concept. Biology seems scary to a lot of people. But, really, the main reason it can be scary is because it is a new language. I try to not use words without explaining what they mean. If you
understand the language, then biology is much less frightening.

I want to teach you the language of life and I hope that you will be able to see that the living world is as amazing as I think it is!
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Vicki T.

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About DrChandana B.

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Saint Louis, MO

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Doctorate tutor: Brain Scientist. Received doctorate degree in the year 2012. Taken GRE, TOEFL and TSE between years 2003-2005. Worked as a graduate teaching/research assistant for 7 years. Have been a research mentor for mentees since 2005.

Tutor For: English, Writing, Science for years 3-17 and Math (3-10 years).

Teaching methods: Student-centered, implementation of models, analogies, illustrations and hands-on training, wherever needed.

Personality: Friendly, creative, loves teaching, loves kids.

About DrChandana
Doctorate tutor: Brain Scientist. Received doctorate degree in the year 2012. Taken GRE, TOEFL and TSE between years 2003-2005. Worked as a graduate teaching/research assistant for 7 years. Have been a research mentor for mentees since 2005.

Also an independent business owner.

Tutor For: English, Writing, Science for years 3-17 and Math (3-10 years).

Teaching methods: Student-centered, implementation of models, analogies, illustrations and hands-on training, wherever needed.

Personality: Friendly, creative, loves teaching.

Miscellaneous: Will not travel to meet/interview. All interviews/meetings are either online or around public places near the tutor's location.
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DrChandana B.

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About Katelyn R.

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Kingston, RI
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I am currently a student at the University of Rhode Island studying Cell and Molecular Biology on the Pre-Med track! I have experience in all topics that cover: General Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Cellular Biology, Genetics, Immunology and Serology, Virology, etc. I also have a lot of experience in Chemistry as well! I took AP Chemistry in high school and took general and organic chemistry at my time at URI as well! My classes are unique because my education on these topics is very broad and being out of high school for three years as well being in college currently, I believe I can offer up to date and relevant experience for your tutoring experience!

About Katelyn
Hi! My name is Katelyn Raimond and I am a senior studying Cell and Molecular Biology on the Pre-Med track at the University of Rhode Island! I am also currently an intern at Rhode Island Hospital in the Division of Infectious Disease and I hope to one day become a doctor of internal medicine and pediatrics specializing in infectious disease! I am also extremely passionate about teaching biology and helping others grasp complex subjects that they may not be familiar with or need help in certain areas! Besides my academics, I am also a resident assistant at URI in Butterfield Hall. This position has allowed me to make several connections and has shaped me into the extremely personable, patient and determined individual I perceive myself to be! I hope you choose me as your tutor and I can't wait to see where this position takes me!
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Tammy August 30, 2019
· Trumpet · Online
Kate was so helpful in prepping my daughter to audition for her school's marching band! She was kind and patient. She's the best!
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Katelyn R.

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