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Saad H.

5 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Master of Music, Composition from The Juilliard School
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Saad H.

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I pride myself in helping students prepare for undergraduate and graduate admissions applications. I have personally been accepted into the following institutions and am looking forward to helping you achieve your goals: Columbia University, University of Southern California, Juilliard School, New England Conservatory, UC San Diego, and the CUNY Graduate Center.

About Saad

Saad is a composer of orchestral, chamber, vocal, and electroacoustic music who achieves a “remarkable fusion of idioms” (New York Times), most notably in his work exploring the disparate qualities inherent in Western art music and Middle Eastern musical tradition. His music delves into that relati

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Ethan
I started with Saad at a music camp upstate I was attending and of which he was composition faculty. Having taken plenty of music theory in the past but no formal composition, I didn’t know what to expect. First off, Saad’s manner couldn’t have been more calming or inviting from the very beginning, and that really built a great rapport between us and allowed me to do my best work. Secondly, based on my accounts of my past training, it took little time for Saad to identify what were my strengths and what we needed to study in order to ensure my best compositional outputs. We studied invertible counterpoint, a complex subject fundamental to nearly all forms of advanced classical counterpoint. Saad made the subject really approachable through intricate but understandable explanations of different concepts and provided really illustrative examples of each concept. Even a year after those several weeks of study, in which I have hardly written nearly the number of contrapuntal exercises as I did in the weeks during and after Saad’s tutelage, I still find canon and fugue writing to be doable and even fun, testament to how I was able to hold on to Saad’s teachings even long after working with him. I couldn’t recommend Saad’s abilities and qualities higher to anyone wishing to take composition lessons, and it certainly doesn’t hurt that he is an accomplished, experienced, fascinating, and highly-sought-after composer in his own right. Even after working with dozens of different teachers in different musical disciplines, I have found my studies with Saad to be among the absolute most rewarding.
Sam B.
Saad was able to guide me into directions in my compositions I wouldn’t have thought would be possible otherwise. I recommend him highly as he pushed me to work as hard as I could on my pieces, while at the same time highlighting pertinent contemporary repertoire in our lessons.
Luke
Such a patient knowledgeable tutor who really cares about his students’ progress and goes above and beyond to nurture their musical growth
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Tawanna S.

20 Reviews
Jamaica, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 16 to 70
  • Product Management from General Assembly
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Tawanna S.

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About Tawanna

* Student Favorite Badge * Check my reviews to see why. Microsoft Office Specialist - Located in New York. I teach in person and online. Individual or group lessons. I know computers seem scary. I can make them seem like a breeze! I have worked in the technology industry for over 25 years

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Jayanthi
I had reached out to Tawanna to help out with very directed requests for certain excel functions. Tawanna was very open to listening what my true needs were and helped sort the issue at hand. She truly goes above and beyond, and is a great tutor!!
Lyn
I had my first lesson today. It was great , Tawanna created a lesson plan that was fit specific for my experience level. She’s thorough but keeps a good pace to make the most of the session. Fantastic first impression.
Shawnna H.
Tawanna is an amazing teacher. She was so nice and took her time explaining the lesson to me. She is an absolute professional! I look forward to my other learning sessions. Thanks so much Tawanna!

Nikia L.

3 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Biology from City College
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Nikia L.

3 Reviews
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I can help you with any questions needed in your studies. Please do not hesitate to contact me because I will update you on any needed work.

About Nikia

I have a bachelor's in Biology from the City University. My talents excel from the performing arts to knitting. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions. Even small questions can make a change in your grade. Sometimes we need to ask our selves where our direction is in life and there

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Yvonne L.
Nikia is very patient and helpful! I enjoy my class with her every time :)
Cathal B.
Awesome lesson. Very helpful and smart lady thanks
Jhoniliegh P.
Good first lesson

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Kirsten O.

Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 2019
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Kirsten O.

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Hi there! I'm Kirsten and I would be happy to be your online tutor. I love all things science, math, and english! I am currently an undergraduate at Cornell University and would like to take all of the information that I'm learning and help my students succeed in academia. On my road of acade

Mitch H.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mitch H.

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With over 8 years experience in tutoring, I have learned what methods work and those that don’t. I’m upbeat, patient, easy going, empathetic, and generally well-liked by others. I’m very good at adapting to different learning styles and have a knack for eliciting the best out of my students through motivation and positive reinforcement.

Throughout university, and after, I mentored many students with great results. In addition to academics I helped them get the most out of their college experience. Everyone I helped benefited greatly, and one runs a very successful consulting business.

Aside from math and English, I’m a very proficient test and note taker. I speak conversational Spanish, and basic Japanese.

About Mitch

Whether you're completely lost, just need a little help, or need some test/note taking tips I can be very helpful. My patient, easy going, and positive mindset is very conducive to creating a great learning atmosphere. I can also be very useful to those that aren't motivated, I have a knack for fin

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Paul A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • MATH and Architecture from CPP
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Paul A.

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In Spring (2011), I had a Beverly Hills High student perform a near impossible feat: succeeding in Geometry beyond expectation. He had 3-4 weeks left to his finals in Geometry and his previous scores were lower than passing scores, with at least 3 quizzes left and 2 tests before the final. He developed a review plan where he studied small pieces of information (including the difficult ones) over short periods (30-45min) spaced out during the day and week. The outcome was desirable he moved 4 letter grades up in 4 weeks and managed the previous elusive A! score in his second to last test. This is not beyond anyone yearning to succeed.I have also assisted Pali High,Culver City High and Milken Community High students succeed in geometry in preparation for algebra.

About Paul

My name is Paul. I have previously worked as a Math and Physics Tutor (4+ years experience) with the NASA Scholars Program in Los Angeles, tutoring College and High School students(+test prep;SAT,GED,ASVAB,ACT,CSET,GMAT,MCAT,GRE).I have assisted Undergraduate(UCLA,USC,SMC,LMU,CSUN,Cal State LB,Lafa

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"I wish I had found Aron earlier on in my math class, but nonetheless the couple of sessions we had together in preparation for my final exam made the difference! I received an A on the final thanks in large part for his expertise in breaking down a few difficult concepts I had been hung up on. Aron is extremely knowledgeable, professional and takes the time to ensure I understand the underlying principles behind the calculations. He has a very intuitive sense of explaining things from different angles so that the student is able to tackle a wide variety of problems. If you are looking for a math tutor, please stop your search right here and give Aron a call. He will exceed your expectations! I will be utilizing him again and look forward to the sessions!"
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"My son has had tutors in the past, and they simply read with him, which is not what he needed. Maurice actually is teaching him in a way he can understand, and is very patient. My son is no longer on his IEP and is grade-level, thanks to Maurice."
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Took Reading lessons from Maurice S.
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"My kids' school teachers and classmates were very impressed with their writing skills after attending writing workshops with Jonita. She has a gift for inspiring children and they always have a great time."
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Took Writing lessons from Jonita S.
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"My son (rising 4th grader) said his first lesson was super fun! Melissa was well prepared for the lesson and kept my son engaged."
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Took Common Core English lessons from Melissa L.
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"Natalie's experience with ISEE and the various texts, apps and other studies guides and insights immediately made us feel like we had definitely made the right choice for tutoring. My daughter loved her approach and ability to personalize the session which instantly made her feel comfortable and eager to work. Highly recommend her."
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Took Test Prep lessons from Natalie G.
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Took Anatomy and Physiology lessons from George I.
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"Marcelle is an expert at English language. I have been taking English writing lessons from her. She is a very good English expert, very focused and has been very sharp in identifying my weak points. She gave me a different strategy on how to overcome my weakness, and I am surprised with the result. I would recommend anyone who wants to improve their English. She is also a very good human being."
Stanley
Took Essay Writing lessons from Marcelle H.
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"Clifford is absolutely FANTASTIC. I like the way he related to my son, and made it easy for him to learn. I was even surprised that I was able to learn a little Algebra!"
Isabel
Took Algebra lessons from Clifford K.
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"Jessie is a great math tutor and she made math fun. Going to enjoy working with her this school year!"
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Took Basic Math lessons from Jessie M.
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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."
Francesca
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Daniel F.
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