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Amy M.
55/hour

Oakland, CA

Language Arts Professional With 15+ Years Teaching Experience

I worked for 20 years in the literary field of playwriting, I have been actively tutoring private students in the literary arts for five years. I absolutely love working with children and young adults. My work will improve writing techniques in functional, structural and creative writing (including essay writing... read more

55/hour
5.0 (5)
8 hours tutoring
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I worked for 20 years in the literary field of playwriting, I have been actively tutoring private students in the literary arts for five years. I absolutely love working with children and young adults. My work will improve writing techniques in functional, structural and creative writing (including essay writing... read more

Jake M.
60/hour

Oakland, CA

Guitar + 5 Instruments. All Styles. 15+ Yr. Improv Theory Songwriting.

Before that, he was the guitar and percussion teacher at St. Paul's Episcopal School in Oakland. Jake has also been a music instructor with School of Rock San Ramon, COVA, Star Power Music, Art and Soul Music Studios, Hayward Music Center and ALMA. Jake has performed and recorded with musicians including... read more

60/hour
5.0 (8)
65 hours tutoring
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Before that, he was the guitar and percussion teacher at St. Paul's Episcopal School in Oakland. Jake has also been a music instructor with School of Rock San Ramon, COVA, Star Power Music, Art and Soul Music Studios, Hayward Music Center and ALMA. Jake has performed and recorded with musicians including... read more

Jim L.
64/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Personable, effective English, Math and Science Tutor

Technologies covered include servers, storage, cloud computing, and social media. In addition, twenty years of marketing has honed my understanding and expertise in the art of writing. I enjoy working in a teaching mode with kids. I have been active with the Boy Scouts for 20 years, and counseled scouts in... read more

64/hour
4.9 (1923)
6,102 hours tutoring
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Technologies covered include servers, storage, cloud computing, and social media. In addition, twenty years of marketing has honed my understanding and expertise in the art of writing. I enjoy working in a teaching mode with kids. I have been active with the Boy Scouts for 20 years, and counseled scouts in... read more

Xenia J.
75/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Classically Trained Painter, Accomplished Architectural Designer

I started private art classes at age 9 in oil painting. I went on to help others through high school and college understand color mixing, brush techniques, and helpful tips for having an amazingly steady hand! (There's a stick involved, but that is all I am going to say). I also have a Fine Art... read more

75/hour
3.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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I started private art classes at age 9 in oil painting. I went on to help others through high school and college understand color mixing, brush techniques, and helpful tips for having an amazingly steady hand! (There's a stick involved, but that is all I am going to say). I also have a Fine Art... read more

Jordana D.
78/hour

Near Oakland, CA

MFA in Design with 20 years of showing my work in galleries

I've shown my work in galleries for 20 years and have taught drawing and painting. I have an MFA in Design from NYU, and I have also studied art and drawing and painting at Parsons School of Design, Atelier Christopher Young, and the San Francisco Art Institute. I have traveled the world studying its... read more

78/hour
4.5 (4)
6 hours tutoring
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I've shown my work in galleries for 20 years and have taught drawing and painting. I have an MFA in Design from NYU, and I have also studied art and drawing and painting at Parsons School of Design, Atelier Christopher Young, and the San Francisco Art Institute. I have traveled the world studying its... read more

Vitaliy V.
80/hour

Near Oakland, CA

PhD in Mathematics with 20+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have taught probability in Tula State University, Tula Pedagogical College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, City College of San Francisco, College of Marin and Diablo Valley College, vey often as part of a course in Statistics or in Math for Liberal Arts. read more

80/hour
1 hours tutoring
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I have taught probability in Tula State University, Tula Pedagogical College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, City College of San Francisco, College of Marin and Diablo Valley College, vey often as part of a course in Statistics or in Math for Liberal Arts. read more

Sita K.
40/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Expert Math tutor with 20 years exoerience

I also I worked as an Academic Counselor at Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) in part-time and taught mathematics and Statistics for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce students. After gaining good amount of experience, I started working in an Engineering College to teach mathematics for 1st to... read more

40/hour
5.0 (14)
46 hours tutoring
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I also I worked as an Academic Counselor at Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) in part-time and taught mathematics and Statistics for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce students. After gaining good amount of experience, I started working in an Engineering College to teach mathematics for 1st to... read more

Stephen S.
90/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Reading and Writing Specialist: phonics, ESL, essays, and SATs

I earned Master of Arts degrees in History from UCLA and Northwestern University, both focusing on African history, with additional teaching responsibilities in African, Chinese, and Japanese history. I also taught world history in California high schools for four years, developing a two-year curriculum in world... read more

90/hour
5.0 (550)
1,558 hours tutoring
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I earned Master of Arts degrees in History from UCLA and Northwestern University, both focusing on African history, with additional teaching responsibilities in African, Chinese, and Japanese history. I also taught world history in California high schools for four years, developing a two-year curriculum in world... read more

Chris C.
30/hour

Near Oakland, CA

K-12, Bilingual, Reading/Language Arts, Mathematics Tutoring

In 1985, I left one career and began another. I moved from a clerical career to a teaching career. After one year in the Mills College graduate teacher training program I graduated and obtained my teaching credential. Following graduation I substitute taught in the West Contra Costa USD while applying for a teaching... read more

30/hour
4.3 (263)
876 hours tutoring
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In 1985, I left one career and began another. I moved from a clerical career to a teaching career. After one year in the Mills College graduate teacher training program I graduated and obtained my teaching credential. Following graduation I substitute taught in the West Contra Costa USD while applying for a teaching... read more

Kojiro Y.
40/hour

Near Oakland, CA

Musician and Guitarist

Hi, I'm Kojiro. I'm a Classical Guitarist, Artist, Musician, and Entrepreneur who studied guitar at the SF Conservatory of Music and Ruth Asawa SF School of the Arts. I started playing the classical guitar as a teenager. I studied with Scott Cmiel and Matthew Linder at Ruth Asawa San Francisco SOTA. I... read more

40/hour
26 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Kojiro. I'm a Classical Guitarist, Artist, Musician, and Entrepreneur who studied guitar at the SF Conservatory of Music and Ruth Asawa SF School of the Arts. I started playing the classical guitar as a teenager. I studied with Scott Cmiel and Matthew Linder at Ruth Asawa San Francisco SOTA. I... read more

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