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Avi S

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  • Teaches High School
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 1981
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My previous ten years’ experience in tutoring High School Math and my education have made me a capable and experienced tutor in Math especially Algebra. My teaching will have tangible results from the get-go. Most importantly, I will create an interest in the subject that will help my students to take ‘serious interest’ in it. That will be my greatest contribution to my students. With the new motivation and interest, together we can make solid progress to the satisfaction of my students and their parents/guardians. As I have done many times before my students will have at least one letter grade improvement. However, if one follows my direction religiously, getting ‘A’ in Algebra will be within reach. That’s what I strive for.
Fundamentals or building block is the first thing that I teach my students who are struggling in Algebra while those who have a good grasp on fundamentals are taught intermediate to advanced level concepts and various approaches to handle solving problems.
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About Avi

I had an education in a Masters in Engineering and a Masters in Information Systems from Southern Illinois University. I worked in the Information Systems field for more than two decades. I have a solid passion for tutoring Math. Currently, I am starting to teach Algebra1. The ability to explain

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Lydia L.

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Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Awarded New England Intercollegiate Band Solo and Ensemble Award from New England Intercollegiate Band
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Lydia L.

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I have experience teaching percussion to children from preschool through adults in their early thirties. I have recently graduated with a master’s degree in performance from the Longy School of Music of Bard College, where I had a two-year timpani assistantship to perform with the orchestra, had in

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Callum
Great first lesson! My son was very comfortable and excited to keep going.
Natalie
Lydia was very welcoming and kind, and put me at ease during our first lesson. She knew I wanted to work on mallet percussion, and had a lesson plan ready for me on the marimba. She moved at a pace that worked for me, and I already feel as though I have learned some basics. I'm excited to continue my lessons with her!
Mike
Lydia's teaching style is fantastic! As an older learner, she was very patient and understanding with me while still helping me reach my goals. She taught me many different ways of playing and different styles. It is a pleasure to be taught by such a remarkable percussionist!

Lydia H.

14 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded Faculty Marshall from Governors State University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Lydia H.

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About Lydia

I am a professional singer specializing in Gospel, Jazz, Blues, R & B with a classical training background. I am also a pianist, recording artist, songwriter, speech professor & etiquette teacher. I utilize all these skills to help my students become stellar singers. I have a B.A in Arts & Scienc

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Sabrina C.
Hi this is my first Class my one on one With Lydia was awesome, we did warm up lydia she look at my Vocal skill and techniques, i sing some of my best Song's we look at my Vocal Strong, Weak Point lydia she was very Patience and nice i'm Trill and Can't wait for my next class.

Thanks Lydia
Eva G.
Lydia is amazing! I am so excited to work with her more! I have been singing for years and heard things in my voice in our first lessson that I have never heard before.
Lauren W
Lydia is amazing! She caters lessons towards your specific capabilities and is always very flexible . She has an outstanding record and a powerful voice which lets you know right away that you are in good hands . I would recommend Lydia to anyone looking for gospel lessons and even those looking to venture into other voice lessons .

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Yongmao S.

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  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Awarded Graduate Teaching Fellowship from Washington University in St. Louis
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Yongmao S.

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I am a certified MCAT GenChem and OrgChem instructor by The Princeton Review.

About Yongmao

I'm a Ph. D chemist trained in a prestigious US university and have extensive experience in teaching and tutoring in high school sciences, freshman General Chemistry, sophomore Organic Chemistry, and advanced chemistry courses. Through one-on-one and group tutoring, the subjects will be presente

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Yongmao was more than capable of reviewing and explaining the concepts I needed for Organic Chemistry I.
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Michelle P.

5 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Industrial and Systems Engineering from Rutgers University
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Michelle P.

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I am a math tutor at Brookdale Community College. I tutor students in a variety of college math courses, going from basic algebra up to Calculus 3. With a good foundation, any topic is manageable. Homework is key and my students have to complete it before our lesson. The key to succeeding in math is to be extremely organized and have a notebook which contains class notes, homework and extra practice problems. I encourage my students to re-write the class notes after they come home from school. This way the students actually understand what happened. Before any of my lessons I ask the student to send me an outline of the topics they would like to go over and I prepare accordingly. This way my time and their time is used efficiently. I am a math tutor at Brookdale Community College. I tutor students in a variety of college math courses, going from basic algebra up to Calculus 3. With a good foundation, any topic is manageable. Homework is key and my students have to complete it before ...

About Michelle

Hi! My name is Michelle and I am a math tutor and piano teacher. I also help Russian natives learn English. At Brookdale Community College, I tutored students in a variety of college math courses, ranging from basic algebra up to Calculus 2. As for my piano lessons, my piano students are expected t

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Sofia was very happy with Michelle's tutoring

Bill L.

27 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Bill L.

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I took AP Biology in high school and is a semifinalist in the USA biology olympiad competition. I stress long-term understanding instead of short-term memorizing of vocabularies.

I also have close to 8 years of math/science tutoring experience, which will surely come in handy!

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. This is where a tutor would come in handy.

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Vikas N.
Bill is good at teaching. Only thing class room technology did not work.
Jayden
Bill was great as support in completing a school project regarding app inventing.

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"I highly recommend, the best teacher I’ve had. Responsible! Caring!

I took TOEFL perpetration classes with Henry. He is very knowledgeable and a great teacher. Because of his experience in journalism he has amazing knowledge in writing, reading, speaking, He worked on my general English skills first because I thought I had enough proficiency in English while I didn't, and after some classes he started TOEFL, he definitely knows what area of English I was weak in so, step by step, he lead me in the right direction. He's very responsible and carrying. I got a higher score than I was expecting."
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Took TOEFL lessons from Henry M.
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Took Statistics lessons from Akib A.
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"Matthew explained his approach to coaching and the plan so we were able to make an educated choice on the best tutor for our son. Matthew was responsive, organized and worked very well with our son. He communicated directly with our son and cc:ed me so that I was aware of the plan and f/u. His scores did improve on the SAT and we were pleased with the investment."
Carroll
Took SAT lessons from Matthew H.
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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"
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Took Math lessons from Jesse F.
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"My son just graduated VH High school with high gpa score. He is accepted to a University of his choice in Honors college. We are very happy with the academic scholarships he has received.
I can't thank Julia enough for the help and guidance she provided for Brian. He was struggling until grade 7 or 8, but after getting additional help from Julia he was able to cruise later on his own.
I would highly recommended her if anybody is considering tutor for they child."
MICHAEL
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Julia C.
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"She taught my daughter Bani. My daughter enjoyed her classes and made demonstrable progress in her writing skills. Highly recommend."
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Took Creative Writing lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"Christina is one of the best teachers I’ve had. She truly cares a lot about the students she’s teaching and won’t stop until they understand what they’re being taught. Surely a teacher I will never forget."
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Took Life Science lessons from Christina C.
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"My oldest son Leo who wants to study Aerospace Engineering when he goes to college will be a senior this year. Last year he took AP Physics 1 and struggled quite a lot in the first couple of months. Alex started coming to us over winter and by the end of the school year Leo could solve problems harder than the ones given on the practice AP test. This year he will be taking AP Physics C and I do not even think we need tutors anymore. Leo says Alex was much more patient than his school teacher and listened carefully to what Leo was confused about every time it happened."
Tina
Took AP Physics lessons from Alexander K.
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"Prof. Thiru. Helped me to know the concepts much better in precalclus. He would show me step by step how to solve the problems and I got much better at solving them. He was very patent despite the fact that I did not know very much going into his tutoring sessions. When I got out of his tutoring sessions I knew much more and felt more confident in my abilities. I highly recommend him to anyone who is looking for help in precalclus."
Noah
Took Pre Calculus lessons from Prof. Thirunavukkarasu
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