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About Layla M. H.

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Seattle, WA

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Professor of and International Relations at Montgomery Community College.

About Layla M.
Current Public Policy PhD candidate at George Mason's Schar School. MA in International Relations from NYU and nearly a decade worth of experience at the college and university levels. I am extremely passionate about education and am dedicated to helping my students succeed. I am excited to begin learning with you!

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College professor available to tutor students in a variety of social science disciplines as well as basic math. Also available for music and dance lessons both online and in person.
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Peggy R. October 15, 2019
· Photography · Online
Layla is very knowledgeable and has a ton of patience. I enjoyed her class.
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Boyd Shawn November 8, 2016
· SAT · In studio
Layla has been good since when she started doing this, I really want you to contact me because kids are looking forward working with you...infodelivery.agent021@gmail.com
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Boyd Shawn November 8, 2016
· SAT · In studio
Layla has been good since when she started doing this, I really want you to contact me because kids are looking forward working with you...infodelivery.agent021@gmail.com
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Layla M. H.

Seattle, WA 98116
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About David L.

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Seattle, WA

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Native speaker. Born in L.A. Raised in Seattle. Strong intuitive sensibilities within English, use of metalanguage not as practiced.

About David
Many years of drum instruction with students who have learned best with alternative learner-centered approaches including: extreme patience, slow to fast repetition of patterns and exercises, focused breathing, as well as sight-reading, rhythm and ear training. Students with: Asperger's, Autism, Dyslexia and related states have benefited greatly.
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mike January 27, 2019
· Spanish · In home
DAVID IS AN OUTSTANDING TEACHER IN EVERY RESPECT. HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH SEEMS EXCELLENT, AND HIS INTEREST IN THIS LANGUAGE IS CLEARLY VERY STRONG. THIS ALLOWS CLOSE ANALYSIS OF SPANISH, AND STANDS AS A SIGNIFICANT BENEFIT TO THE DIDACTIC PROCESS. IN TURN THIS PROMOTES A SPIRIT OF LEARNING IN CLASS WHICH IS INFORMATIVE AND GOOD FUN. FINALLY HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH/ENGLISH COGNATES AND INDO-EUROPEAN ROOTS IS UNUSUALLY BROAD, WHICH MAKES LEARNING SPANISH WITH HIM EASY AND ENTERTAINING. I BELIEVE DAVID HAS A TRUE VOCATION FOR TEACHING, AND I HOPE I CAN GO ON WITH LESSONS WITH HIM FOR SOME TIME TO COME.
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Jacob February 26, 2016
· Drum · In home
David is a great instructor. My son is 9 and a beginner and David is very good with him.
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Eric September 21, 2015
· Drum · In home
David is a good and patient teacher. He really helped me with honing the fundamentals.
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David L.

Seattle, WA 98103
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About Sama A.

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Hi! I'm Sama, a certified teacher and passionate writer. I've been helping English learners become confident and fluent in English for the past 10 years.

I also write articles and social media content to help over 90,000 readers overcome their challenges in English, learn and grow.

Clients usually come to me with the same problem. They can read English well and understand most of what they hear, but they really struggle with speaking and pronunciation.

They want to express more complicated ideas and understand things better and they don't know how.

If you're reading this, then you're probably facing a similar challenge.

So, what's stopping you from becoming fluent in English?

Maybe you think that you're not good at learning languages. Or maybe you think English is strange and impossible to learn.

But from my experience, I can guarantee you: your English ability is like a muscle. If you train it correctly, it will get stronger.

So the question is, what's ...

About Sama
Hi! I'm Sama, a certified teacher and passionate writer. I've been helping English learners become confident and fluent in English for the past 10 years.

I also write articles and social media content to help over 90,000 readers overcome their challenges in English, learn and grow.

Clients usually come to me with the same problem. They can read English well and understand most of what they hear, but they really struggle with speaking and pronunciation.

They want to express more complicated ideas and understand things better and they don't know how.

If you're reading this, then you're probably facing a similar challenge.

So, what's stopping you from becoming fluent in English?

Maybe you think that you're not good at learning languages. Or maybe you think English is strange and impossible to learn.

But from my experienc
e, I can guarantee you: your English ability is like a muscle. If you train it correctly, it will get stronger.

So the question is, what's blocking your progress? In other words, what techniques have you been using at academies or at home to become stronger in English?

This is where I can help you.

I completely understand the barriers that are holding you back. I've been helping my clients break through these barriers for the past 10 years, and I can help you too.

So book a lesson with me, and you'll see the difference.

Thank you and I hope to see you soon!

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We'll be using authentic English content, not the simplified content they use in traditional textbooks and academies.

You'll learn things that are never taught at school, but essential for English fluency.

You'll be speaking for the majority of the time. I'll show you how to use the words and expressions you're learning in your conversations for work or daily life.

We'll work on your clarity and pronunciation.

I also take notes, and at the end of the lesson, we'll discuss any problematic patterns and how you can correct them.
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andres July 31, 2019
· English · Online
Sama is not only a great teacher, but she also is a nice person. She keeps me motivated to keep learning and improving. Her teaching system is pretty dynamic and helpful. Every dollar I spent to take lessons with her is worth it. Thanks Sama !!!
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John June 28, 2019
· English · Online
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Chase June 7, 2019
· English · Online
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Sama A.

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About Belinda C.

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Riverside, CA
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During lessons I will provide constant feedback and adjust lessons depending on your needs and level of understanding. Students have different learning styles so I will teach lessons that incorporate visual, verbal, and written teaching methods. Students can expect a professional, enthusiastic, and patient teacher that is serious about students learning the subjects material and also makes learning fun.

About Belinda
I am a professional working artist and I am also a site coordinator for an Expanded Learning program here in Riverside. I obtained a degree in Art Practice from UC Berkeley where I specialized in multimedia installations that included large scale paintings, sculptures, and original music/audio. Due to the versatility in my own work from large to very small scale paintings I have acquired techniques and skills for every scale in between.
I am a strong believer in self expression and visual literacy which gets stronger with the formulation of concepts one builds through inspiration for each painting. I enjoy teaching and learning what my students' interests are and what motivates them. I can help you learn specific skills for abstract paintings to detailed portraits.
Through research I have also learned that individua
ls benefit greatly from creative freedom thus performing better in other academic subjects, learning healthy ways of expression, and mentally feel fulfilled through the therapeutic effects of painting.
If you are looking to work with someone who loves what they do, who is patient, motivational, and can teach you basic to advanced skills in painting, drawing, music, and Spanish send me a message and we can begin your learning journey!
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jaymin August 15, 2018
· Piano · In home
She was wonderful
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Yun-Yun July 29, 2018
· Drawing · In home
The first lesson went very well with my daughter. Belinda was methodical in her teaching and approached the lesson with my daughter’s interest in mind. During the lesson, Belinda was able to actively engage my daughter the whole time, and more importantly, her teaching revived my daughter’s interest in drawing. She has already devised future plans to have my daughter practice sketching noses, eyes, and ears so that my daughter may draw the human face later with more realistic details.
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Belinda C.

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About Anna E.

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New York, NY
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Struggling with the right email composition or essay writing? Improve your writing in English! We work directly with your writing to see how to improve it and practice specifically for your industry.
Hand on and fast paced approach to give you immediate results and improvement strategies.

About Anna
Regardless of your level I can help you to feel more confident speaking and writing in English. You will increase your vocabulary and develop a more natural way to speak.
You will learn not by memorizing, but through experience and practice.
I have been teaching for the past 10 years and have experience with private and group classes. I have taught kids and adults as well.
Teaching is a joy and I love to share my knowledge and love for learning. Join me for interactive and engaging lessons that are specifically tailored to your needs.
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Smita R. September 16, 2019
· ESL · Online
Miss Anna is a right teacher for me. She helped me a lot to expand vocabulary
and improve my conversation skills.
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Susanne A. July 22, 2019
· ESL · In studio
Anna was helping my 11 year old improve his verbal skills while we were on vacation for 5 weeks in NYC. Instead of sitting in a class room the lessons were spent at different places in the city and Anna prepared interesting themes for every lesson that let my son both practice speaking a lot as well as hear many interesting stories of NYC. In addition to being a great teacher Anna is also an excellent guide.
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Prakash G. July 12, 2019
· Russian · Online
I enjoyed my first lesson with Anna. She is a very good teacher. She understood my goals and structured the class in the right format. I look forward to having fluent conversations in Russian by the end of these sessions.
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Anna E.

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About Elizabeth T.

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With over 3 years of experience as anEnglish Teacher, one of my passions in life is the opportunity to share knowledge constantly, as well as, to help individuals eager to improve even when some details appear to be insignificant.
At the age of 19, I formally started working as a professor of Exact Sciences at the Stephen W. Hawking Institute in Ecuador, my home country.
We all should be determined to find an objective/career that would be our passion and reflects our life goal as well. This perspective encouraged me to step out of my comfort zone to move to USA thanks to an Ecuadorian scholarship which financed the commencement of my journey in Environmental Eng. focusing on Nanotechnology at Vincennes Univ. IN. There, I had a training at different Departments as a STEM, English and Spanish tutor; which eventually, gave me the chance to learn about the teaching-learning process of Higher Level English and Spanish Classes from Basic Level Classes (focused on the four ...

About Elizabeth
I am a Science teacher besides my experience as an English and Spanish tutor, working in this field for more than 6 years. I graduated from Vincennes University with an Associate Degree in Environmental and Ecological Engineering. Currently, I am pursuing my Bachelor Degree in Environmental Engineering at The National Polytechnic University, also known as EPN in Quito, Ecuador.

At the age of 19, I started working as a professor of Abstract Reasoning and Exact Sciences at Stephen W. Hawking Institute in Ecuador, my home country. Eventually, I had the opportunity of training at different Departments as a STEM , Spanish and English tutor at Vincennes Univ., IN, USA from 2016 to 2018.

I strongly believe that we all should be determined to find a career that would be our passion and reflects our life goal as well. This per
spective encouraged me to step out of my comfort zone to become a scholarship student sponsored by Ecuador’s government on 2015; that very August I started my studies at USA. That opportunity represented the commencement that I was looking for my journey Environmental Eng. focused on Nanotechnology.

All these once in a lifetime events have maked me realize that one of my passions in life is the opportunity to share knowledge constantly, as well as, to help individuals eager to improve even when some details appear to be insignificant. Indeed, the process of teaching-learning actually represents such an enriching academic and personal experience.

Assuredly, obstacles really do not matter when we strive for more innovation and knowledge, because the universe always falls in love with a stubborn soul; so let's get started!
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Jeremy L. October 7, 2019
· Spanish · Online
Wonderful instructor, patient and makes it very simple to follow her.
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Demian October 1, 2019
· Math · Online
She´s an excellent teacher who knows her stuff very well and is able to explain thoroughly. I´ve taken a great liking to her way of teaching very much so, it has been very beneficial!
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Christian P. September 24, 2019
· Spanish · Online
Elizabeth is great! She is very patient and makes sure that you understand the material before moving on. I really appreciate how she customizes her lesson plans based on your level of comfort and understanding.
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About Lauren L.

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Ridgefield, CT
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Experienced state certified teacher of 5 years, specializing in English Literature, reading, writing, SAT/ACT Prep, Spanish, and English as a Second Language. All ages and levels are welcome (grades K-12). Whether your child is working on a specific assignment or just wants to practice their literacy and language skills, I will customize my lessons to meet your child's needs. Not only do I strive to create a supportive learning environment, but an enjoyable one as well!

About Lauren
I have been a state certified English teacher for 5 years. I specialize in English Literature, reading, writing, SAT/ACT Prep, Spanish, and English as a Second Language. All ages and levels are welcome (grades K-12). Whether your child is working on a specific assignment or just wants to practice their literacy and language skills, I will customize my lessons to meet your child's needs. Not only do I strive to create a supportive learning environment, but an enjoyable one as well!

I am a full time ESL teacher during the school year. I love to read, travel and learn about different cultures. I enjoy bringing back souvenirs to use as teaching tools in my classroom! My favorite genre is historical fiction and right now I'm reading a mystery set in Victorian England.
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Lauren L.

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About Damian S.

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Miami, FL
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Greetings!
First and foremost I want to congratulate you for choosing to follow a path in the Arts!
Music is one of the most sacred skills humans possess for no other species on the planet truly comes close to mimicking this treasured ability.
My mission is to help guide you on your quest to making music. I ask very little in return but your full satisfaction in knowing you made the right decision today.
Should you accept our time together will be well spent focusing on your strengths in music and eliminating the weaknesses.
I invite you to listen to music, explore different genres and make your mind up as to what you would like to play.
Sound is everything so that is my first goal and the hardest to achieve being from a distance. My anecdotes will prove to be useful in getting you to produce the best possible tone quality on the instrument.
Technique is what truly unlocks all doors in music having the ability to play anything comes from scale practice and patterns. ...

About DAMIAN J
Greetings!

First and foremost I want to congratulate you for choosing to follow a path in the Arts! Music is one of the most sacred skills humans possess for no other species on the planet truly comes close to mimicking this treasured ability.

My mission is to help guide you on your quest to making music. I ask very little in return but your full satisfaction in knowing you made the right decision today. Should you accept our time together will be well spent focusing on your strengths in music and eliminating the weaknesses.

I invite you to listen to music, explore different genres and make your mind up as to what you would like to play. Sound is everything so that is my first goal and the hardest to achieve being from a distance. My anecdotes will prove to be useful in getting you to produce the best possible tone quality on the
instrument. Technique is what truly unlocks all doors in music having the ability to play anything comes from scale practice and patterns. Metronomes are a vital part of your success.

Finally reading and basic music theory is the essential skill that separates men from minnows in the sense of making music consistent. The discipline necessary to do this is minimal but important. I trust that you will excel in my class because my methods are tried and true. If at the end of the first lesson you feel you will not progress on your mission with me I completely understand but do think that will be unlikely as I want to share with you my deepest thoughts on how this can be done and in return you will receive the best education possible.

Thank you for your time and I look forward to providing you with some great lessons!
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Susie June 27, 2019
· Oboe · Online
Very professional! Damian taught me tricks that I could take with me. I feel much more confident after my lessons
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Damian S.

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About Shania R.

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English is one of the major languages spoken worldwide. I can offer the experience of developing your ability to speak and understand the English language. Your ability to speak standard English properly can grant you many opportunities worldwide as your vocabulary expands and you can communicate to a wider audience. Let's ensure you are able to travel the world without that barrier of not being able to speak English!

About Shania
My name is Shania. I've been helping and tutoring students for four years and I've learnt to grow and communicate very well with my students. I really love to cook, read, play sports and very active outdoors. I also love to help others as it isn't only a blessing, but it's also my passion. I hope we can learn together and continue building our future!

Thanking you in advance! 😊
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Shania R.

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$34 / 30-min

About Andrea L.

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Students can expect to be engaged and inspired while in my tutoring environment. I set high expectations that raise the student’s level of confidence which assist in better grades.

About Andrea
I'm currently a Guest Teacher of sixteen years. I've taught various subjects and grade levels. I've taught Pre-Algebra, English, Science and Math K-12. I"m very patient and committed to my student's education. Most of my life is centered around students in a teaching environment. I'm most passionate about Elementary Math and online teaching.
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Andrea L.

Online
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$67 / 60-min

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