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Allen M.

57 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • BS in Chemistry from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Allen M.

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I can help make a boring or hard subject easy and enjoyable to learn. Student success and satisfaction are my priorities. I work to make it happen. My ability comes from extensive classroom success combined with first-hand cultural immersion abroad.

About Allen

Having trouble with a subject? Whether you want to work on improving your grade or aiming for your next 4.0, I'm here to help. From simple to complex, we'll work on it in a way that makes sense to you and allows you to be successful in your class.

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Srini K.
Allen is a very good teacher and highly recommend him. My daughter is much more confident and improved her fundamentals after taking classes with Allen
Shreya
Allen has been excellent. My daughter is lot confident and is clear about the basics of the subject. Would strongly recommend him for anyone looking for a Chemistry tutor. He is patient and good with kids
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Janet H.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Latin, French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Grant Award from Center for Western European Studies, Kalamazoo College, Michigan
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Janet H.

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Real world connections and use of authentic materials

About Janet

I have 15 years experience teaching German and French, mainly at the high school level, in various settings, both distance learning and a traditional classroom. I have also taught younger children and adults.

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Adriana
A great start to Latin. My daughter was very engaged and enjoyed the session tremendously. She came in reluctantly but is now looking forward to her next lesson all thanks to how Janet engaged her and broke down complex concepts into understandable bites.
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Samir A.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Arabic, English, French
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Samir A.

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I have been tutoring students and adults for almost twenty years, and I currently teach and tutor one-on-one or via skype during late afternoons, evenings and weekends. Whether you're looking for immediate French homework help or weekly tutoring, I can help you study everything from pronunciation to grammar.Typically use Bien Dit!: Holt French 1.2.3, students books, "grammar & vocabulary" Books, "Allez,Viens" Level 2,"Points de depart" for college students. I'am familiar with the French Curriculum used by the FCPS World Languages.
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Level 1:

You only know the alphabet, and you can't write or speak a word yet. Not a problem, we can go through the basics to get you comfortable.After the first lesson, you'll already know how to have a simple conversation (introduce yourself, ask for directions or order a dish for instance.

Level 2:

You can speak the few sentences that you remember from school, but not enough to feel at ease across the pond. Key ...

About Samir

My name is Samir, I have been tutoring students for almost twenty years, and I currently teach and tutor one-on-one, and online the Modern Standard Arabic (formal/classical Arabic) , the colloquial Arabic (the conversational Arabic) of Morocco or French. I 'am familiar with the French and Ar

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Hunaid
Excellent teacher! Really enjoying learning Arabic language
Betsy
Samir is dedicated, patient, reliable and fun! He provides helpful material between our online sessions, and I feel I'm learning at just the right pace. I highly recommend him.
Kahina
Samir is an excellent language tutor! He can craft lessons to suit any needs whether you are a beginner or advanced! He also provides relevant supplementary materials so that you can practice and apply the theories learned in your lesson. I found that this consistent practice with actual speaking was a big factor to achieving better spoken fluency with my language of study, arabic. I highly recommend Samir as you will not be disappointed.
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Roselyne G.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Roselyne G.

23 Reviews
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Bonjour,
I am a French native speaker from the Loire region in France. I am a California Credential teacher K-12. I feel strongly about French conversation ,since this is what we do first as human beings. I am a compassionate teacher who loves to make it fun and with high expectations. I have been teaching French for many years and for the last 5 years I have taught students from many different backgrounds, ages and French levels in different settings.
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About Roselyne

Bonjour, I am a French native speaker from France, who holds a California Teaching Credential K-12. I have been teaching in different capacities for over 20 years and French for the last 10 years with my own business involving after school enrichment programs, tutoring and adult conversation group

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Ashley
Roselyne is an excellent instructor! She is funny, caring, and most importantly, extremely knowledgeable. She will adapt to your needs and will always provide great follow up resources! She is the best :).
Megan
Roselyne is a wonderful teacher; very professional and thorough but also very understanding and committed to making you feel comfortable during lessons. She gives the needed push towards excellence without overwhelming you. I've enjoyed my lessons so far and can't wait to keep learning more!
Radiance
Roselyne is an excellent teacher. She is great about adjusting to your learning style and level. She is also engaging and is open to structuring coursework around your interests. Highly recommended.
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David M.

54 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1999
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David M.

54 Reviews
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Bonjour et Bienvenue!
I am a French native from Paris. I'll be happy to help you improve your French! I am a professional translator and interpreter who also loves teaching and tutoring. You can count on me for fun and dynamic lessons :)
A bientôt!

About David

I love teaching and sharing what I know, especially when it comes to languages! I always listen to the student's needs and interests, and I make sure learning is fun and precise. I am a French native, from Paris. I studied, lived and worked for many years in Spain and Latin America, and I am now ba

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Marianne L.
jump right in to the thick of it I love it
Kyle
My son looks forward to his French lessons with David. After being a virtual student during Covid-19, my son returned to school this year to find he was behind the students who went in-person last year. My son had a lot of anxiety from falling behind but said David “makes it (catching up) fun.”
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Natascha F.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks Hebrew, Dutch, French, Spanish, German
  • BSC natural sciences from The open University
  • Teaching since 1998
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Natascha F.

3 Reviews
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I am a native speaker and have taught for more then 15 years.
My lesson are structured, creative and fun.

About Natascha

Hello! I am a capable, creative, fun and dedicated teacher. My background includes experience in developing educational lesson plans and behavior modification plans. Through my work as a teacher, I have had the opportunity to work with students with special needs in middle school as well as in

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Kylie
My daughter loved her first lesson! She came home and wanted to practice every few hours. Looking forward to her next lesson.
Kimberly
Natascha provides a warm and friendly experience. She is most knowledgeable and insightful of your individual needs. I strongly recommend and favor her as a Hebrew teacher.
Suzanne D.
Amazing teacher, thank you!

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"Fabrice was wonderful to teach me what I needed by reviewing with me what I already knew. The lesson was challenging yet given at a pace that was not overwhelming. Great lesson!"
Laura
Took French lessons from Fabrice K.
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"Pascale is a wonderful teacher. She has lots of creative ideas for engagement and will send articles that she believes will be of interest that can be discussed during the lesson. She combines grammar, reading, listening and writing activities. Highly recommend!"
Nancy
Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"Phillipe’s greatest assets as an instructor are his adaptive, tailored approach; and his business/professional vocabulary (which “typical” French professors often don’t use or understand, in my experience). As a French national and native-French speaker, Phillipe was also able to identify some pronunciation issues that were affecting my clarity in speech.

Adaptive, Responsive Approach: From the beginning of our classes, Phillipe made it clear that we would target my unique learning needs. He then proposed a process to ensure that I provided him with critical feedback (every few lessons) so that he could adjust course.

This approach ensured that we maintained a common understanding of how I learned best and what areas we would target each week.

Turbo-Charged Vocabulary: Having worked in private sector and government, I was grateful that Phillipe helped expand my vocabulary in the domains of economics, history, social science, and regulation/public policy. (I have found that other French professors often struggle with the business/professional vocabulary that I need to used on a daily basis.)

A PRO for most, Phillipe did not get bogged down in grammar drills or exercises. Instead he takes the approach that worked the best for me -- to speak, correct, and speak, speak, speak."
Amy
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"My 9 year old son has had French lessons once a week with Elsa for the last 3 years both in person and currently online. From the start it was clear, Elsa is a highly skilled and accredited teacher for children. Each lesson starts with a song which kick starts my son’s engagement. The hour-long class has a fun pace to it and is well structured to balance learning & fun. Elsa is also very kind and good humored which makes my son relish his classes. Watching him gain confidence in his French language skills has been so rewarding. I am extremely grateful to have found such an exceptional French tutor as Elsa."
Zena S.
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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"David started out right away encouraging me to speak French, even when I didn't remember anything! He eased me right into the real world, not just spouting vocabulary words and grammar. That's exactly what I wanted!"
Di
Took French lessons from David M.
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"I wasn't sure about learning a language in an online environment, but Philippe has done a great job of incorporating multiple tools and interactive components to the online lessons. Also, because he takes a very applied and conversation-based approach to teaching French, I've grown substantially in my language skills over the term. Text books and exercises are good to an extent, but it's in applied conversations that you can really grow your vocabulary and become comfortable with a language."
Jules
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Pascal is an amazing French Instructor. She is patient, kind, diligent, and thorough is presenting the French language to children. Your child will have a great command of the French language with Pascal!
- Doris"
Doris
Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"Jean-Luc is doing a fantastic job with my two kids. He is very patient with them, and makes French enjoyable for them to learn."
Brianna
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Roman is fantastic to work with-- he "hacks" grammar rules, he presents the information in a challanging, yet fun way. He's always punctual and is flexible with diverse schedules. If you're considering learning a new language, Roman is well worth the investment."
Julie
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Philippe is a tremendous instructor and tutor! He is patient, fun, and cares deeply about helping you attain the next level of proficiency. I've been taking classes with him for 6 months and have seen drastic improvement. I highly recommend you scheduling with him! Best French teacher ever."
Jhordn
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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