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Popular Tutors for Children

Benjamin K.

Chicago, IL

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Kelsey J.

Saint Charles, MO

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Janis V.

Woodland Hills, CA

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About Benjamin K.

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Chicago, IL

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Marc May 23, 2019
· Singing · Online
Made me feel very at ease for my first singing lesson. Looking forward to the next.
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john March 29, 2019
· Acting · Online
Super teacher
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Maya S. March 21, 2019
· Singing · Online
My daughter has had 3 lessons so far and so far so good :) She enjoys it very much and looking forward to many more.

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Saint Charles, MO
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Emma June 10, 2019
· Acting · Online
She is helping me prepare for an audition and her tips for the character I want to get have been very helpful.
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sabrina May 7, 2019
· Voice Acting · Online
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Jon F. April 29, 2019
· Speaking Voice · Online
I am learning from Kelsey, which is appreciated.

About Janis V.

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Woodland Hills, CA

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Elizabeth B. February 14, 2019
· Ukulele · In home
Nice and puts no pressure on you!
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Mastaneh January 29, 2019
· Piano · In home
Janis has been working with my daughter on multiple subjects, including Piano, reading, math, science, and ukulele since she was 4 years old. The impact that she has had on my child goes beyond just being a teacher - she has helped shape her personality and has instilled in her a love and enthusiasm for learning that is priceless.
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Mojgan January 24, 2019
· Piano · In home
Janis has been an amazing teacher and mentor to my children for the past 15 years. She was the kindest, and the most patient teacher with the greatest teaching method for math and English as a tutor to my son, who is currently studying for his MBA. And she was the most patient and flexible as well as detail oriented piano instructor for my younger daughter. Her unique teaching methods help her students learn and retain information and her kind smile and sense of humor make the kids want to continue their work and practice.

Daniel G.

San Diego, CA

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Ben U.

Columbus, OH

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Kesley C.

San Diego, CA

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San Diego, CA
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Fred E. March 4, 2019
· Acoustic Guitar · In home
Going to take time and Daniel is a font of knowledge, patient and funny):_
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Ben R. July 31, 2018
· Spanish · In home
Daniel was a great instructor to learn with, he was very kind and likable as well as being a good teacher with a great understanding Spanish with an emphasis on spoken Spanish over academic Spanish. Daniel was a great teacher I would recommend to anyone.
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Nelson January 10, 2018
· Piano · In home
Daniel understood exactly what my goals and abilities were. He presented the first lesson in an easy-to-understand manner. I am excite to work with him.

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Columbus, OH

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Benjamin Ryan P. May 6, 2019
· Violin · In studio
Are first lesson and Benjamin said it was AWESOME
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ZEYAD February 3, 2019
· Piano · In studio
First lesson: Very patient, organized, great instructions. Very happy overall!
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Kevin October 24, 2018
· English · Online
I'm senior high school student from the Netherlands. Since 6 weeks I take English lesson from Ben to improve my conversation & writing skills. I'm very happy with the result!

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San Diego, CA

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Ada G. June 27, 2018
· ESL · Online
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hadeep H. April 29, 2018
· Writing · Online
Kesley is a great teacher. She customized each lesson according to my need.
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Lo May 23, 2016
· English · Online
Kesley is a nice teacher.

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