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Danial A.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 5 Time National Chess Champion from United States Chess Federation
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Danial A.

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Hello everyone, my name is Danial Asaria and I am a professional chess player that has traveled across the world competing in tournaments representing the U.S. After achieving the master title at age 11, I have become a 5-TIME NATIONAL CHAMPION and am currently the NUMBER ONE 18-year-old on the west coast of the United States. In addition, I have played some of the best in the world including world champion Magnus Carlsen and Hikaru Nakamura. My peak USCF rating is 2390 and my FIDE rating is 2340 awarding me the titles of national master and FIDE master. (top 5% in the world) I founded the Asaria School of Chess and have taught for three years in chess camps across the state with students ranging from 5-85 years old. One of my biggest teaching accomplishments is assisting one of my students to go from #117 in the country to #13 in the country (gained 500 rating points) for their age group in a matter of 5 months! In addition, one of my students went from 1700-2000+ in less than a ...

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Hello everyone, my name is Danial and after 11 years of chess experience have become a professional chess player that has traveled around the world competing in tournaments representing the U.S. After achieving the master title at age 11, I have become a 5-TIME NATIONAL CHAMPION and am currently th

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Raphael
Very patient and exciting coach! My son is a beginner and only 9 years old but Danial explained everything in such an easy to understand manner that he was so thrilled after the lesson. Definitely one of, if not the, best teacher on the website.
Hannah
The best teacher I have seen on this platform! My kid has had many different chess coaches, but right from the start I could tell Danial was different. He knew how to explain every concept in such an understandable manner and took the time to make sure she truly grasped every idea. In general he is a very kind teacher who cares deeply about his students. Highly Recommend! She improved 500 rating points!
Jordan
At 34 years old I never expected to be taking chess lessons from a young prodigy who is 15 years younger than me. But I am so happy I took the chance. Danial has not only shown me the beauty in the game, but taught me life lessons that I have even used in my professional career. Each lesson really is specified to what I need to work on, and he can answer any single question I ask on the topic. The best teacher I have had in a very long time, and I would recommend him extremely highly. A diamond in the rough.
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Athan S.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $150
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Mandarin, Latin
  • MBA from Yale University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Athan S.

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Yale MBA and Cornell BA and former professional poker player. I paid my way through undergrad and grad school playing and teaching poker (both online and live).

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- Yale MBA and Cornell BA - Expert in international business - have built 7 businesses myself, around the world - Former professional poker player - Former Cornell Varsity tennis player - Fluent in Spanish and proficient in French I've been tutoring since I was 8 years old (yes, 8 years old!

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Cindy
A terrific coach. Athan is patient, upbeat and professional.
Highly recommended and anyone would be lucky to have him as their instructor.
Cat
Enjoyed it and learned a lot—thanks, Athan!
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Michael D.

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  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
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Michael D.

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I have many skills from basic carpentry to advanced building skills. I have designed everything from birdhouses to homes. I have designed and built many tools to include CNC machines. I am skilled in all wood working tools from chisels and hand saws to routers and bandsaws. I also owned a general contracting company in Alaska for 10 years and was licenced in building, plumbing and electrical work.

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I owned a contracting company in New Mexico and Alaska and have designed and built many items from custom doors and furniture to decks and homes. I also worked for Habitat for Humanity in Texas building homes for those less fortunate. I am skilled in many trades such as carpentry, plumbing and el

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Huyen G.

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  • Speaks English, Vietnamese
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Huyen G.

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I learned crocheting since I was a little girl. I can make hats, gloves, scarves, decoration stuffs... I love to share my hobbies with all my students!

About Huyen

I was born in Vietnam and just came to America 2 years ago. Teaching is my passion, both Vietnamese and Crocheting . My students said that I am very patient, enthusiastic and responsible! And the improvement of students is my happiness!

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She is a good instructor, and a kind person!
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Agnes Z.

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Starting at $25
  • Speaks French, Haitian Creole, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 10
  • Teaches Beginner
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Agnes Z.

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Student will learn the basic of crocheting, and learn how to read the direction

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HI, My name is Agnes, and I started learning the violin at the age of 3 years old, and my entire families are musicians. I play the violin and the viola. My sister plays the violin, the viola, and sing the opera. My father plays the guitar, the piano, the flute, and he is a choir director. My mothe

Jami S.

1 Review
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelors of Music in Music Therapy from Elizabethtown College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jami S.

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I am a self-taught crocheter who has taught many others how to enjoy crocheting. This is one of my favorite past times and I love sharing it with others!

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Hello! I'm Jami. I've been teaching guitar and voice lessons for over 15 years. I love teaching music lessons because I like to share my love of singing and playing the guitar. I also love seeing my students progress in their instrument! I may have a bit of a different approach than your aver

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Mary
Jani is very fun to work with and is an easy teacher. You will love knitting with her!

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"Mya is very kind and patient. She is an amazing teacher with a lot of talent and I would recommend her to anyone seeking to learn crochet."
Lilee
Took Crocheting lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Teacher Loudel is really good with her craft. She is an experienced professional teacher. The quality of work she does shows on all her finished products. Teacher Loudel has the ability to individualize instruction, based on her student's interests, abilities and needs. She possesses strong people skills and she is sensitive to her students' specialized and changing needs. In addition to her proven ability to develop rapport with her student/s, Teacher Loudel is motivated, high-energy trainor with demonstrated track record in fostering student learning. My one-on-one lesson with her in crocheting was amazing. I highly recommend her."
J.Breeze
Took Crocheting lessons from Loudel W.
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"It was the first lesson. But I think it is going to be great."
Michael
Took Chess lessons from Melissa M.
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"Rhiannon was friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful. Looking forward to the next lessons!"
Kate
Took Knitting lessons from Rhiannon P.
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"Excellent, Ryan is very patient and has a lot of intuition."
Cristina
Took Bridge lessons from Ryan D.
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"Ok...First I have to say, I am so pleased to have signed up for classes with Mya. Choosing to take sewing classes with Mya is hands down one of the best decisions I made and will continue to make. She is intelligent, very knowledgeable in her craft (or rather crafts), friendly, considerate, patient, and a great conversationalist. I hands down recommend taking a class or classes with her."
Mika
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Great teacher very patient and knowledgeable."
Gerard
Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"Lucy has been a great teacher. I’m learning a lot in such a short amount of time. I look forward to my lessons."
Sandy
Took Crocheting lessons from Lucy R.
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"Joshua was great for my 10 year old son. He enjoyed playing!"
Owen
Took Chess lessons from Joshua F.
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"Nice Pace! Was able to teach me how to fold a paper crane on first lesson."
Tina Christian
Took Origami lessons from Aimi F.
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