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Guifang X.

34 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $28
  • Speaks Chinese, English, Japanese, Korean, Jun Hua (a tropical island dialect), Cantonese
  • Teaches students 6 to 30
  • Awarded Elizabeth Jones Scholarship from University of New Hampshire
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Guifang X.

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I am a native Chinese speaker. I can speak five languages. I have years of languages (Chinese & English) teaching experience. I am certified to teach in public schools in China. I believe interaction and immersion are effective approaches to learn a new language. Learning a new language with a native speaker is ten times efficient than learning from language apps. Lessons are customized. Communicative language and Chinese culture would be prioritized while making lesson plans. To learn a new language, it's not simply about the language itself. The more you know about the culture, the better you appreciate the language.

About Guifang

Currently, I'm a full time Mandarin Chinese teacher at a school in Phoenix. I teach K-8 grades students Chinese speaking, listening, reading, writing and translation through presentations, visual arts, songs and other various types of activities. I also run a after school Chinese club. Other than m

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Rebecca
Ms. Xue is a wonderful teacher. She is very patient and works at the speed of her students. I would highly recommend her for anyone wanting to learn Mandarin Chinese.
Michael
Ms. Xue makes learning Mandarin fun for my kids (4th and 6th grade) and really focuses on ensuring that they understand the topic at hand before moving on to the next lesson. She also focuses on positive reinforcement which my kids (and most people) thrive under. I would highly recommend Ms. Xue for you!
Gitanjali J.
Guifang is an excellent teacher. She goes above and beyond in her coaching, ensuring the kids enjoy the language. She ensures the kids continue to practice in between classes by giving them regular homework. I highly recommend her!

Jim W.

6 Reviews
Glendale, AZ
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1975
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jim W.

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About Jim

Experienced, Highly Qualified Math Tutor and Music Teacher Available! My Wednesday availability is for the area around Maryvale and south Glendale. I could add some time on Sunday if necessary. Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday would be for areas more to the East. Math got you down? It can

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Thuclam & Thucquyen H.
It was good
Liv
He’s very patient and nice. He seems very musically knowledgeable!
Bill D.
Helped a lot. Will learn thanks to Jim
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Karen R.

16 Reviews
Mesa, AZ
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor's in Elementary Education, Bachelor's in Music Education, and Master's in Reading and Curriculum from Grand Canyon University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Karen R.

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I teach all forms of literacy including listening, speaking, writing, and reading English. I teach grammar, phonics, word recognition and comprehension, vocabulary, spelling, and effective, expressive, and creative writing skills. I have been an avid reader and writer ever since my elementary school days. At college, I received a perfect score on my departmental English exam. I have three education degrees: A double bachelor's in elementary education and music, and a Master's Degree in Reading and Curriculum. I am presently a Mesa Laubach Literacy Council Board Member and Tutor. I love to help students become more proficient in the English language.

About Karen

Karen R. was born and raised in a musical family in Lindstrom, Minnesota. Karen has loved to sing and play instruments almost all of her life, and became passionate about music early in her childhood. She has played 7 instruments proficiently including piano, bass guitar, acoustic guitar, ukulele,

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Chelsea and Natalie R.
Today was our first lesson. Karen was on time and professional, and also very personable. She took the time to see what level each of my girls was at. I like that she teaches theory along with playing.
Imogene I.
Karen was wonderful with Imogene. She learned so much with just one lesson and she cannot wait for the next.
Thomas L.
Karen Is an amazing teacher! Karen gives great guidance to those willing to learn. She is very patient and takes all the time needed for everyone to develop their skills. She is very good and changing times to meet and is understanding that things change and is flexible. I can't say enough about how great she is at teaching.

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Adriana C.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adriana C.

9 Reviews
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Want to speak Spanish with a loved one? Need to learn Spanish for a job, for traveling purposes or just for fun? I can teach you this beautiful language! I've been speaking Spanish since I can remember and can show you how to speak this language all while having a bit of fun! I'd love to meet your acquaintance and get learning!

About Adriana

Hi! I speak Spanish fluently and love to teach. Spanish is my first language which is why I'm confident I can help you speak it too! I've been teaching kids, teenagers and adults for over a decade now. I enjoy teaching others new things and have plenty of patience to see my students accomplish thei

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Bonita P.
very good instructor, made lesson enjoyable and easy to understand
Molly
Adriana was so sweet and fun to work with! She is a wonderful teacher and I'm looking forward to more lessons with her!
Janae ..
My first lesson was absolutely amazing. I can’t wait for future lessons. Adrianna is very patient and she takes the time to get to know you so that she can shape lessons to fit your needs.
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Christina T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Italian, French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christina T.

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Bonjour!

My name is Christina and I am thrilled to share my passion of French language and culture with you! A recent graduate from Colgate University with a bachelor's in French Language and Litterature with Honors, I have moved to Lyon, France to begin my adult life. I am currently studying International Comparative Education (master's) from the Université de Bordeaux and working as a high school English Language Assistant in Lyon. I previously worked in France as a language assistant in Dijon, France (yes, like the mustard) when I studied abroad during my undergraduate studies.

I have several experiences teaching. Most relevantly, I was a University French Tutor and Program Coordinator of the Foreign Language Program at Colgate University where I designed curriculums, activities, lessons and materials to teach French langauge and culture to local elementary students.

I firmly believe in inclusive education and strive to indiviudally tailor my lessons to the level, interest, ...

About Christina

Bonjour! My name is Christina and I am thrilled to share my passion of foreign language and culture with you! A recent graduate of Colgate University with a BA in French Langauge and Literature and Educational Studies, I have now moved to Lyon, France to combine my two passions of French and Edu

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Bill P.

55 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1986
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Bill P.

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"UNLEASH THE POWER OF YOUR SPEAKING VOICE"
My intense accent reduction personal voice/speech makeover lessons will help reduce accents, and improve weak, thin or harsh, irritating voices. If you drop consonants, mumble, do not correctly open your jaw to make proper sounds, or fear speaking in public, I will teach you the solutions.

Speakers of other languages will learn the use of proper American diction, enunciation and pronunciation of all words. Clear, clean accents are the goal, so that you are clearly understood by all, and speak with renewed confidence...without fear. .

Study is easy. I will forward to you, in advance, each lesson via email that we will work on for each session. Then, we'll meet with my live interactive lessons that let us view each other in real time. That means instant teacher/student feedback and quick vocal improvement.

This one-on-one personal voice makeover gives you the basic tools to improve your overall voice, speech and sound. ...

About Bill

Award winning national Radio/TV personality and voice over talent for more than 25 years. Voice heard in thousands of national Radio/TV commercials, infomercials, corporate DVDs, CD Roms, & videos for The Golf Channel, Disney, Universal Studios, Sea World, U.S.Army, Delta Airlines, Windjammer Cr

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alice
great teacher and patient!
Meagan
Bill has been a wonderful teacher! I enjoy my lessons and feel like I am learning a lot of useful information. I started with 5 lessons and decided to keep going because I am enjoying this subject so much. I would highly recommend taking lessons with Bill.
Dmitriy P.
Got a great idea of what I was doing right and wrong with my public speaking.

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"I have been working with Anna for several years now, and I can honestly say you're not going to find a better teacher! I've had tutors prior to working with her, but her ability to blend academic knowledge with practical language usage is amazing! She's always well organized, and gives sincere thought to each lesson. That said, she is also has the ability to be flexible, and adjust the speed, direction, goal of the lesson as it's needed, in real time. You won't be disappointed!"
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"Thầy Chau is one of the best instructors I’ve had in 27 years of government service. His patience, coupled with his superior methodology, create a unique, productive, and highly enjoyable one-on-one atmosphere. He is extremely capable of preparing students for required examinations, using video, oral, written, and live interactive experiences with native speakers. Just as important, he provides the unique historical, cultural, geographic, and geopolitical aspects of Vietnam which infuse each lesson with rich discussion and dialogue. Thầy Chau is also very flexible, and will modify his instruction to meet the student’s specific personal or professional requirements. This includes creating new lessons from whole cloth if necessary. An exceptional instructor."
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Took Vietnamese lessons from Chau N.
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"Georgina como docente siempre fue entusiasta, buena gente, tan particular, joven, fresca. Miles de adjetivos podría buscar que me lleven a su rostro. Sin ningún otro comentario agradezco que hallas sido mi docente de ingles en secundaria. Que lejos que llegaste y aun es el comienzo. SUERTE. Saludos desde La Pampa..."
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Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"Great first time experience for my son. He's already using his new words after one lesson!"
Chandler
Took German lessons from Erol G.
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"Very patient. He is able to determine the appropriate lessons to help my progression. I enjoy his lessons very much."
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Took Spanish lessons from Javier D.
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"My lesson was pleasant and productive! Chanee was patient, kind and encouraging. I am looking forward to my next lesson!"
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Chaneé N.
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"My daughter really enjoyed her lesson with Hyojung!"
Ramsey
Took Korean lessons from Hyojung C.
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"Is there anyway you would teach in person? Maybe meet up at a coffee shop or something like that? I just learn alot better in person."
Cody
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"Jean-Luc is a very patient teacher. I enjoyed my lesson and look forward to my next one."
Barbara
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Great lesson. He answered all my questions and repeated pronunciations when I asked."
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Took French lessons from Zach M.
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