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Popular History Teachers in Alexandria, VA

Ilona M.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Polish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Ilona M.

18 Reviews
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World & American

About Ilona

When I work on any subject I always amend to the student's request adhering to all guidelines and ensure I meet my student's and his/her parents expectations on this and make my student achieve the best grade possible because that is my objective. That is my promise to my students. I am e

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Adriana L.
I am finally learning how to play the violin and read music. Ilona is a great teacher, very patient and friendly.
Viviana
Very detailed oriented, and professional
Bryce G.
I'm sorry, I cannot handle this Instructor for my children. She wasn't me but she's not quite the people person I expected. Her personality is not a good match for a high school tutor. Unfortunately her English is not good enough. Her accent is entirely too strong. Also she does not know enough Geometry to help my kids.

Camelia K.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, French, Romanian
  • BA History from University of Bucharest
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Camelia K.

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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. am a certified history teacher, a writer and a bookseller.

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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 😀
Lillian A.
Very structured and motivating teacher. She has made a world of difference for my daughter. My daughter is up to speed with her AP EURO History now. A good find.
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Henry M.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Journalism, German from Humboldt State University
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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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Henry is helpful, encouraging and also challenging. He is aware of our abilities. At the beginning we found the course book difficult, but as we continued we grew to enjoy it.
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Kari J.

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Starting at $17
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Kari J.

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US History, World History, AP US History, AP World History....been there, done that.

With me you will be receiving teaching from someone has studied the emergence of civilization to the modern world in and outside of the classroom. Most importantly, you will get someone who understands that to grasp history requires more than memorization but to needs to be connected to one's life.

As your guide, I will make every effort to educate and connect the lessons of history to you and your needs.

About Kari

What can I say... I Love Biology and History. These two subjects have been my favorite as a student, taking variations of each from general to AP to collegiate. While I ultimately majored and made a career in biology, I still study and improve my grasp of historical events. With me you will

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Benjamin K.

129 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Bachelors from Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Benjamin K.

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I have worked as a tutor for several years and taught a variety of subjects. My main goal is to equip every student with tools they need to be successful. I care more about comprehension and learning, than grades. I work with each student individual to develop a personalized plan of organization, motivation, and accountability.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

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Jacob
Ben is awesome. I've been trying to learn singing for years but never improved this rapidly.

I especially like that he's no-bullshit kind of teacher, who is incredibly honest about what I'm doing wrong and how to improve.

Highly recommended!
Estie
I'm really thrilled with my lessons with Ben! I can see improvements and am given clear instructions as to how to practice. My aim is to sing well and with confidence and he's supporting that endeavor.
Immanuel O.
One class and I learned so much! No guessing what I am supposed to be working on. Easy to follow instructions and straight to the point. Looking forward to working together
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Jonathan Y.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Dual Degree in History and Political Science from UCLA
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jonathan Y.

5 Reviews
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I'm a graduate of UCLA with degrees in History and Political Science. I'm well-read and always up to date on the news. I can increase students understanding of complex historical and current events.

About Jonathan

For history and government students: I graduated from UCLA with dual degrees in History and Political Science with college honors. I interned in the US Senate, worked as an election monitor in Sri Lanka, and then as a photojournalist covering wildfires in California and politics in New York City.

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Diane
Jonathan is without a doubt a talented professional photographer / artist. Yet he has adapted himself to working with a novice trying to navigate a new digital camera before a big Patagonia vacation of a lifetime. Whether you are a beginner like I am or a professional photographer looking to improve your game, Jonathan will exceed your expectations. I like his patient and calm approach to my questions and after only two lessons I have already improved so much.
Jeff W.
I have learned a lot from Jonathan so far. He has been very helpful in helping me understand PhotoShop and Lightroom. I would highly recommend him.
Jeff
Jeff
Jonathan is a really good instructor. He has helped me out a lot so far with the different software applications to do with photography. I’m still learning, but every lesson I get more invaluable information from him.
I would highly recommend him.

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Average Cost of History Lessons in Alexandria, VA

The average cost of 60-minute history lessons in Alexandria is $58. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $95 per hour.
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"Fantastic lesson as always!"
Chanda
Took History lessons from Larry P.
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"today's class was very intresting.I got to learn lot's of details that the books did not tell me"
Conglin
Took History lessons from Larry P.
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"Larry is an incredible teacher. I was never bored at any lessons, Larry had me thinking hard every lesson, challenging the way I looked at history. I feel like not only did I learned what happened in history but I came out of it looking through a different paradigm.

I recommend him to everyone."
Yael
Took History lessons from Larry P.
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"We have very lively discussions which are less like lectures and more like questions and answers. Since Larry is very knowledgeable, he is flexible in where we take our lessons. We've started with Classic Greek but we've also delved into other periods. This makes it quite enjoyable, since it's nice to be able to bounce around at times."
Chanda
Took History lessons from Larry P.

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