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Saad H.

5 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Saad H.

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I am well versed in the SAT and look forward to help you achieve your goals on this exam. I scored in the 99th percentile and could help you improve your score.

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

Ra R.

9 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • BA from The New School University
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Ra R.

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Hola!

I am a dancer and also a Spoken Word artist. If you are interested in poetry and getting comfortable with your own spoken word poetry, you've come to the right place!

I began as a slam poet with Urban Word NYC and since then I have branched out into my own style performing at different venues and universities around the country and collaborating with amazing artists.

About Ra

Hola! My name is Ra. I am a dancer, poet, and educator. I specialize in teaching conversational Spanish and Dance (Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Flamenco). I am a native Spanish speaker. Originally from Puerto Rico, I grew up between PR and New York City. I graduated from The New School University

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Janiya
Ra is so great. She is patient and really knows her stuff. Definitely flexible in scheduling and she is so great with teaching my daughter.
Arianna L.
I elected to choose an online Spanish teacher for my daughter Arianna who is nine years old - after unsuccessful locating a local Spanish speaking class/teacher. Haven't had any experience with online teachers, I asked Take Lessons to recommend a Spanish native speaker from Puerto Rico. I needed to find someone who understands and is very familiar with the pronunciation of the Latin dialect. Ra's focus is conversational language; however, she was more than willing to take on the challenge of starting from the beginning with the basics, such as the alphabet, number, months, etc. and building into conversational sentences with Arianna. She is extremely easy to interact with, soft-spoken, and processes a genuine love of teaching. My daughter looks forward to their weekly meetings while embracing her Latin roots. We are immensely pleased with Ra. We would highly recommend her without reservation. Sincerely, The Lopez Family
Luke
Ra is great!

Mellinda H.

Saint Albans, NY
Starting at $100
  • Teaches students 18 to 78
  • Teaches College
  • BSN from New York City College of Technology
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Mellinda H.

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Are you a 9-5er living paycheck to paycheck or aspiring entrepreneur who's stuck because you don't know where to start?
You're in the right place. We all know that one stream of income ain't it no mo'. So let's get to monetizing and multiplying income streams.
I am matriculated as a Registered Nurse been doing it for almost a decade. However, I felt the need to start a side-hustle to supplement my income so I took to social media to figure out my options. It where there that I learnt that millions of dollars can be made online using the power of social media.
I grew passionate about entrepreneurship and teaching others the skills necessary monetize social media.
I am excellent at teaching a "Social Media 101" class that includes all the necessary steps and strategies need to go from idea to income.
I can also teach on specialized topics such as "how to launch an eCommerce store," "how to host/coordinate successful pop-ups," "how to create and sell digital products" and do much ...

About Mellinda

Do you have an idea that you want to turn into a business? I can help you with that. I run a profitable eCommerce business which I have then monetized to produce multiple streams of income. I have mastered the skillset it takes to launch and run a successful business using the power of social medi

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Hyung Jin S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, Korean, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hyung Jin S.

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Experienced Professional Engineer (PE) with a demonstrated history of working in the engineering & healthcare industry. Skilled in evidence based medical device design, biomechanics, and certified in Sig Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB), Reliability Engineering (CRE), Quality Engineering (CQE), Project Management Professional (PMP), and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Candidate. Strong engineering professional graduated from Brown University & Boston University.

About Hyung Jin

Experienced Professional Engineer (PE) with a demonstrated history of working in the engineering & healthcare industry. Skilled in evidence based medical device design, biomechanics, and certified in Sig Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB), Reliability Engineering (CRE), Quality Engineering (CQE), Project Man

Crystal S.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches High School, College
  • BA Acting from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
  • Awarded The Herb Alpert Award from The Herb Alpert Foundation
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Crystal S.

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Crystal assists students of all ages and reading levels in enhancing their literacy and comprehension.

About Crystal

Crystal brings a lifetime’s experience of professional musicianship to each of her lessons. Born into a family of musicians, she sang her first solo at age 2. She also benefits her students with an extraordinarily diverse musical background, having worked as a vocalist in gospel, country, musical t

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Raylene L Lehnhoff
Love how she teaches the mechanics of learning to sing properly such as breathing correctly and posture right from the start for a beginner. Fantastic instructor!
Tamura H.
Amazing singng instructor

Crystal has increased my daughter’s self-esteem and expressiveness through song. My daughter is now writing her own poetry and song lyrics, as well as being able to combat her once shyness quality. She loves to perform in front of others now and has a confidence level that amazes me, especially now that she is going into those “teen” years. I think a lot of thanks needs to go to Crystal, for assisting my daughter in reaching her current creative level!
Tamura H.
Great piano instructor

Crystal is an amazing piano instructor. She is patient, understanding and dedicated. My daughter has learned so much from her. My daughter’s love for music has increased immensely since learning how to play the piano. This would never have been able to be accomplished without Crystal’s professional and caring teaching style.

Allison B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, French
  • BS, Astronomy from University of Maryland, College Park
  • Awarded JR Dorfman Prize for Outstanding Undergraduate Research from University of Maryland
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Allison B.

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I have been tutoring math for 11 years. I can break down problems step-by-step so they are much less intimidating! I focus on the thought process behind solving the problems, so students understand how to approach future questions rather than just learning one problem at a time.

About Allison

Hello! I have been tutoring for nine years, and I have a Master's degree in Astronomy & Astrophysics. I love teaching, and I make sure to incorporate real-life examples into my math and science problems to help people develop an appreciation of the subjects. When tutoring French, I add elements of

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Claire
Allison is VERY sweet, patient and thorough! I really enjoyed working with her. I learned SO much in just one hour!! I was hesitant about taking the lessons as I've tried lessons at my local Michael's store but didn't get much out of it. One on one with Allison was the right decision. If you are just thinking about it - DO IT!!! You won't regret it. I'm looking forward to next week's lesson with Allison :)
Mizpah M.
Interactive science sessions with Allison are enjoyed by my daughter who is 10 years old, she wants me to increase the frequency of sessions with her.

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"Best experience! My son who is on 6th grade had to take the SSAT in a short period of time and Chris got him engaged from the first class, not easy for an online class. He was easy to communicate and was open to work with our schedule. Thanks for all the work you did!"
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Took SSAT lessons from Christopher A.
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"Excellent instruction! Highly recommended! Claire is very patient with my daughter:-)."
Angela
Took Geometry lessons from Clare O.
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"Nick is amazing. In a very short time he has helped transform my daughter's writing. She has now actually started to enjoy writing, and now writes in a much more methodical and thoughtful way.
He is responsive, gives prompt and excellent feedback, and my daughter enjoys learning from him.
Cant say enough good things about Nick."
Ravi Ramani
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Daniel, do you know how to solve this problem?

f(x) =(3x-2)/(2x+1), x=3 linear approximation f(2.90)"
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Took AP Calculus lessons from Bill L.
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"Very professional, explains subject really clearly, great with her students and cares about them ."
Oksana
Took Common Core Math lessons from Julia C.
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"I was falling behind in math and Collin really helped me understand some harder concepts that I was missing. He goes the extra mile to help you succeed"
Noah
Took Calculus lessons from Colin S.
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"Daniel, do you know how to solve this problem?

f(x) =(3x-2)/(2x+1), x=3 linear approximation f(2.90)"
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Took AP Calculus lessons from Daniel F.
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"Daniel was an incredible tutor for Calculus Part 1, for a college course. I received his help a little late in the game but he did not shy away from the challenge. He gave me advice, showed me how to do problems the proper way and even gave me tips on some shortcuts. I would highly recommend him as a math tutor because he is easy to understand, easy to talk to and makes you feel more knowledgeable."
Viktoria
Took Calculus lessons from Daniel F.
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"Always on time. He gets very invested in his students so always do your assignments on time. Other than that he explains step by step in a very easy way."
Sadia
Took Test Prep lessons from Rod K.
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"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."
Molly
Took AP Physics lessons from Anthony C.
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