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Joshua F.

61 Reviews
Fort Lee, NJ
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Mandarin, Spanish
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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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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Bill L.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Bill L.

35 Reviews
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I have 10 years of tutoring experience to both children and adults alike. I stress the understanding of connections and the causes/effects between events, over short-term memorizing of events/dates. It leads to a greater appreciation of history, and makes it easier to retain the information long-term.

I recommend just starting with a single 15-minute lesson to see if we are good fits for each other and start a roadmap to progress toward your goals! My long-term pricing is very negotiable if we work together for an extended time.

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. Or maybe the teacher/professor is not the b

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Anthony
My son loves his class! Bill teaches well to my 9 year old, my son understands him, has fun and is learning so much. I couldn't be happier.
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Larry P.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $21
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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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.

About Larry

***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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Tim K.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Drama, Music from Trinity University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Tim K.

41 Reviews
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History has always been an interest of mine. I took several history courses in college. As a substitute teacher and as a private tutor, I have taught American, European and World History for several years. My students are always impressed by the depth and breadth of my knowledge of the subject, my passion for history and the way in which I make it interesting and entertaining.

About Tim (William)

My name is Tim and I live in Schertz, Texas. I hold a BM and a BME from UTSA and an MM from Texas State. I also studied drama for 3 years at Trinity University. I have been a music teacher for 32 years. I have taught elementary music, secondary choir and college level music courses. I have performe

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Dave
Just finished my third lesson. Tim’s doing a great job working with me and providing great lessons.
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Camelia K.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, English, Romanian
  • BA History from University of Bucharest
  • Teaching since 2014
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Camelia K.

4 Reviews
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History is the story about our parents, grandparents, grand-grandparents and so on. Is about how did they live, how did they died and what did they accomplish.

History is about where they build their houses, how did they get along with their neighbors, what stupid mistakes they made and how they fixed them and all other little things that makes a life.

History is about your ancestors. They could have been gold mine diggers, farmers, presidents or kings, teachers, healers or priests.

My teaching method is to make you understand how we became what we are today. If you learn this, then you will not only pass the exams but you may fall in love with the past.

Because to foresee the future you must know the past.

About Camelia

***Special for the COVID-19*** To help students that have registered for AP World History I created a website where I post Quizzes every day. You can find it at quizdotpapermarksdotcom or by contact me so I can send you the link. I am a certified history teacher, a writer and a bookseller.

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Hunter L.
My 15-year-old just had his first lesson with Camelia. He needed help with his AP World DBQ essay. He said Camelia was extremely helpful. She has done more in one hour than his teacher in the past 2 months!
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Layla H.
My daughter is happy and satisfied , looking forward to have next lesson .... teacher isvery nice and my daughter was comfortable with her ! Hope it will work in the future too 😀
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Julie L.

98 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $33
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Julie L.

98 Reviews
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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.
Gouthami G.

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Average Cost of History Lessons in Port Chester, NY

The average cost of 60-minute history lessons in Port Chester 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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