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Lars R.

11 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $24
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
  • Master of Arts in Music from San Francisco State University
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Lars R.

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I am experienced in translation and interpretation, having held many bilingual jobs and taken numerous classes in both English and Spanish. I am an active member of my community interested in overcoming language barriers. Studying ESL with me, you will be sure to move quickly toward fluency through a well-rounded and hands-on approach.

About Lars

I began to teach guitar at 16 years of age. I have taught seven- to 60-year-old students in a wide variety of styles. I studied jazz guitar primarily with Randy Vincent, one of the San Francisco Bay Area's greatest guitar players, and continue to broaden my horizons under the guidance of Matthew Gra

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Abhi D.
Lars is an awesome instructor. Very knowledgeable and also very articulate with his instructions. I highly recommend him. I am an absolute beginner and yet he was able to share so much in the very first lesson itself! He also makes learning fun.
Subhabrata D.
very good!
Subhabrata D.
Very focused lesson
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Renee R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • MATESOL (Masters degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from The New School University, New York, NY
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Renee R.

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I hold a Master's Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and am an enthusiastic, creative and supportive teacher who can help you reach your language learning goals.
I am also a trained musician, so I especially love working with language learners in the arts. In addition, I have special training in pronunciation and can help you improve your ability to communicate more clearly and understand what you hear more easily.
At the core of my teaching is the belief that through language we express our culture and uniqueness and appreciate the same in others. I would be very happy to partner with you in your unique language learning journey!

About Renee

Hello, future student! I am a former homeschool teacher with many years of teaching experience. I returned to school to get my Master's degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages because as a language learner myself, I know the excitement and satisfaction of learning to communicate i

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Marta G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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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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Jennifer N.

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Starting at $42
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jennifer N.

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I help intermediate and advanced English speakers go from fluent to nearly native.

I am a writer, educator, curriculum developer, and English coach who has over 8 years of teaching experience. Therefore, I understand the importance of being an effective and efficient communicator.

I help my students reach their highest potential by focusing on their individual needs. For example, many students are concerned with sounding as natural and fluent as possible. I can help with that.

There are also students who want to learn specialized vocabulary or idioms. I can help get you up to speed with that as well.

Often times there comes a point when an advanced speaker wants to refine their skills in order to pursue business or career opportunities; or reach a lifelong personal goal. My goal is to help my students go from advanced to nearly native. My approach is based on the individual.

About Jennifer

Words create worlds and that is why communication is so important. After all, it's how we relate to one another, and it’s how we accomplish our goals. I bring forth my gifts into the world with my work as a writer, English language coach, curriculum developer, and reading tutor. I like to inco

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Francisco G.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • BS Applied Learning & Development from University of Texas at Austin
  • Teaching since 2016
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Francisco G.

2 Reviews
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Welcome to your safe space! I believe that before any learning can take place, the student must feel safe with their teacher. I believe authentic care allows students to trust their teachers and move forward with confidence and self-compassion as they encounter challenges and successes with their learning.
With about 5 years of teaching experience and my degree being a BS in Education, I hope to be the teacher that you’re seeking! I have a specific love for teaching English, Reading, Writing, Literacy, and Math! However, I’m up for the challenge to learn (or brush up on) a new subject if the need is there and the match is right. So feel free to shoot me a message and we can move forward from there! If my availability doesn’t work for you, also feel free to message me and we can make something work.
Happy learning!

About Francisco

Hello! Welcome to your safe space. As a teacher, I prioritize safety through the practice of self-compassion. I believe it’s important for students to trust themselves and their educators in order to fully learn and practice content. With that mindset, my BS in Education from the University

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Emily
Francisco is a dedicated teacher, always going above and beyond for his students. He takes the time to ensure that his students understand the concepts they are learning, and keeps it fun for them along the way!
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Christina S.

42 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, French, English, Italian
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Christina S.

42 Reviews
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Raised tri-lingual in different countries, I know how it feels to jump from one language to another quickly, switch your brain to a new language and train your ear to pick up the subtle differences of the language spoken around you. Let me assist you transition to English with customize tutoring for your conversational, academic and/or business needs.

About Christina

Raised in Switzerland I am a native German, French and English speaker. My talent is to create connections for you with the subject you are learning and resolve any 'knots' in that process. If you want a very experiences as well as creative tutor who is a native speaker as well as has taught stud

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Trin
Christina is patient, encouraging, and a great tutor . I have improved a lot since starting my classes with her as far as understanding the German language (esp. with the hearing and speaking parts). She gave me helpful tools to speed up my learning and she helped me find the right study techniques for better comprehension of the language.
Lina H.
I loved working with Christina! I already had an ear for German growing up with a native speaker and she helped me understand a lot of the grammar I was missing in such a short period of time! As I practice on my own it becomes easier to follow patterns that she pointed out to me.
Stephanie
It was fantastic! I love her multi-faceted approach. :)

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Average Cost of ESL Lessons in Mill Valley, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ESL lessons in Mill Valley is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $15 and $130 per hour.
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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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"Victoria is very thorough and on task. I’m learning a lot!"
Darryl
Took ESL lessons from Victoria M.
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"Georgina's lesson is full of fun. She always prepares the lesson well and delivers the lessens with her vivid gestures. She also interact with students very often after lesson, and provides a lot of study material. She's helped me a lot with my English!"
David
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"I’m taking ESL class with Mrs.Hikaru. She’s a great teacher. I’m so grateful to having a teacher like Mrs.Hikaru. And i believe that ESL class will help my English speaking. Thank you for giving me this opportunity."
Mang
Took ESL lessons from Hikaru I.
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"He teaches not only English pronunciation, grammar, expression and skill but he also teaches me American history, culture and background of them. I can learn a lot from him."
Akihiko
Took ESL lessons from Steve S.
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"I really like his teaching style. Matt is patient and focused."
Yoledy
Took ESL lessons from Matt G.
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"Micah has vaste experience with common mistakes and how to overcome them. It was a nice lesson."
Roberta
Took ESL lessons from Micah B.
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"Hello, my name is Blanca Garza, I took English classes with Nery through Harris County in 2009 and 2010. After that I also took private classes with her.
She is a very professional teacher, a very nice person, and always helpfull with my questions."
Blanca
Took ESL lessons from Nery G.
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"Matt is a very patient and good instructor. My mother loves his class a lot."
Lisa
Took ESL lessons from Matt G.
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"Ms. Mary was extremely helpful and a great teacher. She answered all my questions and helped me improve my language skills. She provided me with up to date information. I highly recommend her. My English is 100% better because of her."
Agustín D.
Took ESL lessons from Mary R.
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