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Henry M.

22 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1984
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Henry M.

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Emmy Award-winning writer with experience in all levels of English, including Literature, Phonetics, Theology, News Writing, Essays, Term Papers, Editing, Proofreading.

About Henry

Award winning journalist and teacher with international experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and the United States. Certified teacher with experience in all levels and with all ages. Both a Liberal Arts and a Science major.

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Marilyn G.
It has been practical and fun.
Marilyn G.
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Exciting and feel promising
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Marwan S.

23 Reviews
Redwood City, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, Chinese - Mandarin
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering from Cornell University
  • Awarded Mathematic Achievement Medal from Euclid High School
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Marwan S.

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I understand the difficulties of learning English, especially when coming from a completely different language such as Mandarin Chinese or Cantonese. As I learn more about the Chinese language, I've learned how to break the communication and cultural barriers.

I'd love to help improve English speaking, writing, communication, and overall understanding of the English language, specifically tailored for native Chinese speakers.

About Marwan

I started playing piano when I was 3, and began writing music at the age of 6. I've taught music and piano for over 12 years, and tutoring other subjects for over 5 years. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, I graduated from Cornell University in Electrical & Computer Engineering, with a minor in

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Sandra
My 6 year old daughter is developing a great foundation and is enthusiastic about learning the piano. Marwan is a great match for her!
Oliver
Funny and engaging teacher who was willing to go the extra mile to structure a lesson plan that met my specific piano goals. Very knowledgeable and accomodating.
PaulineAnn P.
I feel very comfortable and feel he is doing a good job. A very nice well spoken young man. This is my first lesson , ask me again later.
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Erika C.

1 Review
San Jose, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Erika C.

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I teach all ages and all levels of English. I have a BS in Journalism and the areas I teach include writing, reading, grammar and literary analysis. I have been tutoring for many years and enjoy reaching out to each student, to help strengthen their academic grades and build skills to enhance their confidence.

About Erika

I am from Chile and grew up in California. I received my Master's Degree in Spanish and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from San Jose State University. I teach Spanish and English, all levels and abilities. I love foreign languages and writing. I have studied Spanish literature, culture, histor

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Erika is great!

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Anne-Marie B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students Male: 14 and up; Female: 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Masters in Education from New York University
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Anne-Marie B.

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I have a Master's degree from NYU's School of Education and I have taught for many years. English has always been and remains my favorite subject, first as a student and now as a teacher. I have helped many people improve their reading, writing, spelling, grammar and pronunciation of the English language. My students range from elementary school kids to adults, and often are ESL students. I believe everyone should be able to read and comprehend the language, and benefit from all the beautiful literature out there. I also believe that everyone should be able to communicate effectively, whether in writing or through the spoken word, and I enjoy being part of their process.

About Anne-Marie

Hi, I'm Anne-Marie and I love to teach! I have been teaching for over 25 years and whether the subject is English, Music, College Prep or Italian, I love helping students reach their goals. I work hard to leave my students enlightened, encouraged and empowered. I have high standards and I really l

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Virgil Scudder
Outstanding teacher and lovely person.
Noel R.
Excellent instructor very professional highly recommended

Danielle L.

32 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Danielle L.

32 Reviews
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I am well versed in vowel sounds, diction and the Kings English. I can help you to speak clearer and be heard.

About Danielle

I have been taking the world by surprise since the age of 4. I began studying at Queens College at 6 years old and was a recital pianist by the age of 12. I was a consumer of music, from the Music Theory lessons on Saturdays, piano lessons on Thursdays and voice lessons on Saturday afternoons, my l

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Maya Y.
Danielle was encouraging and warm as an instructor for my nine year old daughter;immediately made her feel at ease. Danielle’s also very knowledgeable and experienced in her piano expertise .
Marilyn D.
Excellent teaching.
Benjamín
Great experience, my son love her...
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Cristina D.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish
  • Awarded Singer Family Award for Excellence in Teaching from University of Rochester, NY
  • MFA in Theatre from Brooklyn College
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Cristina D.

6 Reviews
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I am a certified NY State English teacher with 21 years experience. I have taught English Language and literature in college and high school, to both native speakers as well as ESL/ESOL students. I am proficient at vocabulary building, reading comprehension, essay writing, creative writing and oral presentations. I will also help you understand English grammar and syntax. I am an organized and structured teacher, whose goal is to guide my students to become enthusiastic, independent learners and achieve their academic goals.

About Cristina

Education: MFA- Brooklyn College MA- Hunter College BA- Bard College I am the recipient of two teaching awards: "The Singer Family Award for Excellence in Teaching," presented by The University of Rochester, 2018 and "The Partners in Excellence Award," presented by Young Audiences NY, June 2013

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Tim
I think she is a great teacher. I have learned a lot in her class. She delivers the information well and is understanding of student needs. I think she makes acting an enjoyable process. There will be decent amount of work in her class but work that makes sense to shape your future in the field. I highly recommend her.
Johenfy
Professor Duarte is amazing at her craft. She has years of experience and will help you find and develop your own craft. Her courses are a must for both beginners and advanced users.
Jesse
I had Cristina for a fifteen-week-long Auditions Technique class and I learned so much from her. I'm a fairly confident actor but for most of my life I've been terrible at auditions and after taking this class I've improved tenfold. We are going through unprecedented times right now and Cristina made our class's transition from in person to online completely seamless, which I appreciate and commend her for.

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Average Cost of English Lessons in Los Altos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute English lessons in Los Altos is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $240 per hour.
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$40 average
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$54 average
60 min
$68 average

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"Anna is very polished and professional teacher. Her speaking is very clear and she makes sure to correct important points (specially in vocabulary). We love her and we want to keep her for long time. Specially to improve my parent’s English. Thank you Anna."
JULIO
Took English lessons from Anna E.
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"Jackie is a very very good teacher. No comment!"
Jean Charles
Took English lessons from Jackie D.
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"He's an awesome teacher, innovative, curious and energetic. You go to classes knowing it's going to be good, and that by the end of it you will learn something new."
Estefanía
Took English lessons from Matias D.
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"thank you very much"
Elina
Took English lessons from Yuexin C.
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"Eorl is a great teacher. I had a great experience. He took his time to explain with different examples by writting and verbally to make me understand the difference between articles. I am happy and I can't wait for my next lesson. Thanks Eorl!"
Amada
Took English lessons from Erol G.
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"Kind and original way to teach!!!"
STEFANO
Took English lessons from Valentina S.
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"everything was great...I recommend)"
Ilya
Took English lessons from Anna C.
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"Erol did work for me on my term paper, assisting with the development of a persuasive, unique topic. He provided valuable ideas that lent depth and substance to my writing. He is also proficient with discussion and debate coaching. One way or the other, you will get your money's worth for any of his subjects."
Darious
Took English lessons from Erol G.
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"Paciencia y claridad.
Excelente persona y profesional
Gracias"
Jessica
Took English lessons from Marcela S.
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"Thank you Amrita for helping my mom learn English."
Vivek
Took English lessons from Amrita M.
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