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David L.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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David L.

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Native English speaker with TESOL certification and language degree from University of Washington. Ready to reach student goals with learner-centered instruction and many years of experience.

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, Dy

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Martin V.
very professional-knowledgable on time and easy to work with -excellent' couldn't have been better
Phillip Gardner
Day 1 of drumming lessons! David answered all my questions led the conversation and helped ease my need to be perfect! I am excited to practice the skills we worked on and excited to see where the next lessons go!! Thanks David for a great 1st experience!
mike
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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Jennifer H.

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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 18
  • Post Bachelorette Certificate in Human Resource Management from Indiana University
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Jennifer H.

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I am dedicated to teaching my students academic, proper, and conversational English, reading, and writing, in a fun and engaging online class. I also offer academic tutoring for K-12 in general studies and Criminal Justice and Sociology.

I really enjoy working with students and watching them grow educationally. It is, especially, rewarding to see my students go from learning the basics to having the ability to carry on a conversation with me. I use the opportunity to improve my students' classroom experience by making my classes interesting and enjoyable while making sure I am reaching all of the students.

About Jennifer

After my experience as an educator in the traditional K-12 classroom, a tutor, and as an online ESL teacher, I have discovered my passion for teaching students English as a second language. After earning my B.S. in Criminal Justice, my Post-Bachelorette's Certificate in Human Resource Management, I

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Sonia H.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Foreign languages and Literature from National Chung Hsing University
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Sonia H.

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Having been an ESL teacher and a private English tutor for 15 years, I am very experienced in teaching pronunciation, phonics, and grammar.
Based on different materials and students, I create an active environment to encourage students to think and be free to question.
I especially enjoy guiding my students to be creative and imaginative.

About Sonia

I'm enthusiastic about teaching and sharing different culture to my students. Growing up in Asian culture makes me capable of telling the difference between western and eastern life styles. With more than 13 years of teaching experience, I have very solid teaching background and discover the easiest

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Kumara
Sonia was a great teacher! She explains in a fun and accessible manner! Looking forward to more classes!
Ricardo C.
This was my first time with Sonia. She is professional and personable, direct too, which I appreciate.
Shaker S.
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Marta G.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Marta G.

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Become a more natural and fluent speaker and writer in English! I've helped many students, and I can help you, too. Book a lesson today, and I'll show you how!

If you're like a lot of my students, you want to improve your English because you:

- have a job interview in English
- you want to apply for a promotion at work
- you have to take an IELTS exam
- you want to attend university or grad school in an English-speaking country, but your English isn't good enough yet because...

you're still translating in your head.

or it takes you a long time to think of what you want to say, and you still make a lot of errors when you speak.

or you use the same simple vocabulary words over and over in your speaking and writing.

or you've taken the IELTS exam a few times already, and haven't gotten a score you want.

I completely understand how frustrating that can be! So, what's the solution? Customized lessons with a dedicated teacher who uses authentic, interesting ...

About Marta

Hi! I'm a language nerd, writer, reader, and traveler. I discovered my love for teaching at university when I was leading writing workshops and helping students with their essays and papers. I thought, "I love this! But I can't teach!" That was before I knew I could teach ESL and work with ad

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Dani S.
Good teacher, good topics, and fun good classes.
Mariel
Marta was extremely helpful in improving my writing skills! I am in the process of applying for grad school, which requires a self-reflective and well thought out personal statement. Marta made sure I answered the prompt completely, helped make my paper more specific and meaningful, and corrected grammar and sentence structure to make it more readable. Her guidance made me more confident in my writing and expressing my thoughts. She is an excellent teacher!
Jin-Bo
Marta is an amazing teacher. She is patient that she would always listen very carefully to what I was going to say. One of our common interests is watching movies and series, so we spent a lot of time discussing them and exchanging our favorite shows. The classes with Marta were always helpful and relaxing. I really enjoyed the lessons and learned so much from her!
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Ilona M.

18 Reviews
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  • Speaks Polish
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ilona M.

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Teaching English to Other Language Speakers

I have MA in TESOL from Florida Atlantic University (2012)

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 ex

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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.
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Jeanne P.

65 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, Russian, Spanish
  • MAEd from University of Akron
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jeanne P.

65 Reviews
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English is the language of the world! I'm amazed at how many bilingual people there are now living in Mexico, where I live. Aren't you ready to be one of them? Whether your areas of need are academic reading and writing or casual speaking, I can help you to improve your skills. We will use a variety of online sources and books as the classes progress.

I've got almost 15 years of experience teaching all aspects of ESL: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Coupled with a Master's degree in Education and a Graduate Certificate in TESL, I'm fully qualified to help you bring your English language skills to the next level. My accent is a neutral North American accent and I can teach you how to mimic me and other Americans so that you can understand and be understood.

I look forward to working with you!

About Jeanne

Hello! I'm excited to help you with your English! I'm a native English speaker from Cleveland, OH and have fifteen years of experience teaching Accent Reduction and ESL. I've got a BA in Spanish and a Master's in Education with a Graduate Certificate in TESL. I recently starting training with the Co

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Karolina
Jeanne is a great teacher. Whenever I fail to get the right pronunciation, she is being very supportive and passionate. She knows how to explicitly explain the way of pronouncing sounds and put it into practice. Since I started taking classes with her, my accent has improved so much that even people around started noticing it. Also, she is a wonderful person, who can hold a conversation and laugh with you. Jeanne definitely became one of the best teachers I've ever had.
Highly recommend Jeanne as a teacher.
Juan
Great communication, very knowledgeable, classes are tailored to my needs and wonderful correlation between my native language (Spanish) and English. Very resourceful with many ways to learn and practice the language.
William T.
Best instructor ever! really recommend taking her!

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"Great instructor!! Very nice! Helped in every way possible!"
Jennifer
Took ESL lessons from Ulyana H.
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"The best English teacher I ever had! Very enthusiastic and responsible, the classes always be dynamic and fun. I learned English language and different cultures at the same time.
Very recommendable!"
Mariano
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"Good experience to improve my English....."
Esteban
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"Great with kids! David is excellent at understanding kids' pace and knows how to connect with them. He did that with my 6yro. Highly recommended."
Sonia
Took ESL lessons from David M.
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"Three months ago, I could not tell you what I'm about to tell you in Spanish. Mi maestra, Señora Nery es un maestro que tiene gran atención al detalle y se asegura de que deletreo y pronuncio cada letra perfecta.
She is the best at this job. I have had two teachers prior to her...she is by far the best. Thanks to her, my pronunciation is very good, my comprehension is very good. I will continue my lessons with her as soon as my schedule permits."
Aiyad
Took ESL lessons from Nery G.
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"So far, I have had one class and I love it! She explains things so well and has tricks to help me memorize rules."
Leah
Took ESL lessons from Joanna T.
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"Very good instructor and a dynamic personality!"
Jin Ping Liu
Took ESL lessons from Guifang X.
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"Good introductory class!"
Won Jong
Took ESL lessons from Henry M.
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"Nery is a dedicated and knowledgeable teacher who tried her hardest to adapt our class to a very diverse body of students. I was her student for 2 semesters and during that time, my conversation, grammar and pronunciation skills improved significantly. Our class was dynamic and fun, I highly recommend her services as an ESL instructor."
Nelly
Took ESL lessons from Nery G.
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"Nereyda is an excellent English ‘s Teacher. She was my ESL teacher at Mueller School for two years. She had about 30 students."
Leonor
Took ESL lessons from Nery G.
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