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Joshua F.

61 Reviews
Fort Lee, NJ
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • BS, BA from Rutgers University
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Joshua F.

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A field I've long excelled in; it was my undergraduate BA, as a matter of fact.

About Joshua

Hello, my name is Joshua. I have years of experience in teaching children, in music and many other subjects---including work with special needs children. I have been in professional bands, composed electronic music for video games and YouTube videos, and written and contributed to textbooks on mu

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Joshua G.
Joshua was very patient and nice. He worked at my son's pace and helped him feel more confident. We had a great experience!
Adam F.
Great as always!
AJ
Had to stop the class within 19 minutes because:
a) he showed a plain chess board with no numbers and letters and was forcing my kid to tell him coordinates/spaces as letters/numbers which my son has never learned before,
b) more importantly, he was extremely impatient with my son- when my son made a move but then immediately changed his mind (he's 6), Josh would be grunting in the background

Not the kind of impatience I would expect with a teacher that claims to be able to teach kids. When I jumped in and said I don't think this is working, he angrily said, "FINE!" NEVER AGAIN.
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Henry M.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Journalism, German from Humboldt State University
  • Teaching since 1984
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Henry M.

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30+ years classroom experience teaching all levels of learners, having lived and worked internationally. Most recently at the Berlin College of Economics and Law, I have my degree in Journalism from Humboldt State University.

About Henry

Award winning journalist and teacher with international experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and the United States. Certified teacher with experience in all levels and with all ages. Both a Liberal Arts and a Science major.

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GRETHEL
I was very pleased with my first class. Mr. Henry is very knowledgeable in the matter and has good time-management skills.
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Julie L.

98 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $33
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music Education, with honors from University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
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Julie L.

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unit studies, history through Literature

Combine subjects for a price break. Simply choose ONE subject for the amount of tutoring TIME desired, and notify me which subjects you'd like to cover.

About Julie

I am passionate about Music and Music Education. It's rewarding for me to watch my students develop in their musical skill and enjoy making music more and more. My students range from the very young (5 years old) to school age children, to teens, and adults. My students benefit from my expertise i

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Michael *.
Good ideas for teaching new students! Ours were 7 and 14.
Jim R.
Hi Julie, Jim just wants you to know that my helper stood-me-up for this afternoon , so I checked in myself and found I could get to your Music Studio.
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Larry P.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $21
  • Speaks
  • Master's Degree in Education (MAEd) from Ashford University
  • Teaching since 2010
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Larry P.

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History is far more than memorizing names and dates, and I don't think it should be taught like that either. We work at understanding what happened and why it happened while understanding when it happened.

I have a Master's Degree in Education, and have been a professional tutor for 9 years.

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***My Takelessons Blog Posts:*** http://takelessons.com/blog/acting-in-famous-Shakespeare-plays http://takelessons.com/blog/how-to-have-stage-presence My name is Larry, and I was born and raised in Chicago and now call the Phoenix, AZ metro area home. I have two Master's Degrees in Education

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Keith B.
The back and forth discussion has been really valuable in helping me to learn to organize my thoughts in my writing.
frank A.
Very smart and knowledgeable in writing. I see him taken me a long way in time!
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Jasmine L.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Tagalog, Italian
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Masters of Public Policy from UCLA
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Jasmine L.

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Sessions include homework help, concept review, studying for tests, and honing skills as needed. I have years of tutoring experience and adapt my tutoring style to the student's learning style.

About Jasmine

I love to teach and tutor kids and adults of all ages in many different subjects. I pride myself in customizing my lessons to suit each individual's learning style and goals. I try to keep my lessons fun and relaxed while ensuring that we still work hard and learn.

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excellent teacher
Peter R.
She was very easy to work with, to learn from and understand.She helped me alot. I will be using her going forward.
Linda Z.
Jasmine is smart, quick and does excellent work!!! I will definitely use her again!!
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Brett R.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Español
  • Teaching since 2000
  • AAAS digital/analog audio engineering from Shoreline Comm. College
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Brett R.

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Aside from basic music education, a background knowledge on historical periods of music, e.g. Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Jazz, etc... will be referenced often. In addition, a cursory knowledge on the history of many musical instruments is an added bonus!

About Brett

MUSIC INSTRUCTION AND ENJOYMENT ARE OFFERED. Very enthusiastic and experienced musician available for instruction offering the following: # In-depth written music theory coupled with an equivalent of ear training and tone recognition # Introduction to performance skills with instruments th

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Julie
I'm into my second month of weekly guitar lessons with Brett and can't believe how well I am playing already!! I've had some basic guitar lessons in the past but still very much a beginner. Brett knew precisely where to start and what I needed next to advance my playing, and broke it down into attainable steps. So far I've learned a good handful of strum patterns; I can finally play two songs pretty well and sing along; and I am in the rudimentary stage of learning to finger pick. Really love the fact that beautiful sounds are coming from my instrument! Highly recommend if you're ready to make the commitment to becoming a capable player.
Charlie E.
What a terrible experience. I signed up for lessons for my wife from Brett as a gift because he listed times that would work for my wife given that we have a young daughter, and have a hard time making time for lessons. Brett told us 3 days before the lesson that the time wouldn't work, then simply never showed for the rescheduled first lesson. Worse, he simply refused to do scheduling via email (he would leave voicemails and failed to return my wife's call when she called back as they were playing phone tag), and then told us he had another commitment during the slot we had supposedly reserved for him. Worse, he failed to update the site as he continually cancelled lessons and never showed up for scheduled times. I now have a huge hassle of getting a refund on the money I paid for lessons as opposed to a lovely gift for my wife. Life's too short and we're too busy for such an awful experience.
Scott P.
Great teacher for my young daughter

Brett has been a great teacher for my 5 year old daughter. She is just learning the basics of piano and Brett has been great at expanding her skill sets. She really enjoys practicing with him and actually looks forward to when he comes over every week!

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Average Cost of History Lessons in Irvington, NY

The average cost of 60-minute history lessons in Irvington is $55. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $84 per hour.
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