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Austin C.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Greek, Italian, Haitian Creole, Spanish
  • Awarded 1st Place from Il Cenacolo Italiano di Cleveland
  • Teaching since 2016
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Austin C.

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Ciao a tutti! I learned Italian through immersion with Italian speakers as a young teenager. I won an Italian competition as a 9th grader against 12th graders called "Il Cenacolo". I also got a 5 on the AP Italian test. I have a Master's degree in Education and understand the psychology of learning. I am a supportive and encouraging educator that continually pushes my students. Lessons will be engaging and interactive. We learned our first language through a combination of speaking, listening, body language, and trial and error! Our lessons will focus on building your oral fluency in being able to comprehend and express yourself in Italian.

About Austin

Hello, my name is Austin! Teaching is my life's passion and it never feels like work to me! I am a 1st grade teacher and a lifelong learner. I have my Masters of Education in Early Childhood and will eventually be pursuing my Doctorate. I use research-based best practice to inform my teaching. I spe

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Hyeonsu
He is really good at teaching ESL, and knows about kids well.
My two kids love him!
Jan
Great first lesson... a lot to absorb and Austin makes it easy and fun!.... This will be an exciting journey with him and I know his teaching method will take me to my goal this year - speaking conversational Italian.
Hannah
Austin is passionate about teaching languages and is one of the most patient teachers! He is enthusiastic about ESL and truly loves what he does. He is kind and supportive and is sure to take great care of any student under him, seeing them through throughout all of their progress. Austin is of a kind and does an INCREDIBLE job!
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Maria D.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Montenegrin (Serbo-Croatian), Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master's Degree from IU Jacobs School of Music
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Maria D.

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I'm a first-generation Italian American from Brooklyn, NY. Growing up we would always have Sunday lunch at my Nonna's house and I took every opportunity I could to learn more about my family's culture and language. I'm passionate about Italian, and whether you are learning to prepare for an upcoming trip, for a specific event, or just for fun, I am here to help you reach your goals.

About Maria

I teach cellists of all ages and abilities and tailor the lesson to the individual. Lessons include standard repertoire, and if requested, non-traditional styles as well. I have experience with solo repertoire, orchestra, chamber music, and folk music, and can help you develop your ear and even sing

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Dorothy P.
Maria is wonderful. She is enthusiastic, patient, and motivates me with positive feedback.
She inspires me to work hard toward my next lesson.
Jaclyn
Maria is an excellent teacher. She is kind, patient, flexible, and fun! She truly cares about her students learning experience and is committed to her teaching. Highly recommend you snag some lessons with this lovely lady!
Layla M.
Even though learning to play the cello is quite challenging, I feel very relaxed and happily engaged with Maria as my instructor. I always look forward to my lessons!
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Jasmine L.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, Tagalog
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Jasmine L.

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Sessions include homework help, concept review, studying for tests, and honing skills as needed. I have years of tutoring experience and adapt my tutoring style to the student's learning style.

About Jasmine

I love to teach and tutor kids and adults of all ages in many different subjects. I pride myself in customizing my lessons to suit each individual's learning style and goals. I try to keep my lessons fun and relaxed while ensuring that we still work hard and learn.

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excellent teacher
Peter R.
She was very easy to work with, to learn from and understand.She helped me alot. I will be using her going forward.
Linda Z.
Jasmine is smart, quick and does excellent work!!! I will definitely use her again!!
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Raphael T.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Raphael T.

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My lessons build beginners from a point of zero or basic knowledge of Italian to the point at which they will feel comfortable reading intermediate texts, chatting with native speakers, and understanding the majority of content they find online such as YouTube videos or podcasts. We will use a communicative approach founded upon comprehensible input, which research has shown is the most effective method for true acquisition of a language, as opposed to simply learning about the language. We will mostly be working through l'Italiano Secondo il Metodo Natura, which is perfect both for people with no prior Italian experience or for people who have studied Italian previously through more traditional methods and wish to fill the gaps in their knowledge. Upon completion of this text and other supplementary materials, you will be at a solid intermediate level.

In addition, for students who are interested, using my linguistics background, I can train you to pronounce Italian with a ...

About Raphael

I’m a polyglot, language enthusiast, occasional content creator, and TEFL certified language teacher with several years of experience. I graduated with a double major in Linguistics and Japanese from the University of Edinburgh. My interests include historical linguistics, historical phonology, an

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Aedan
Raphael is a fantastic instructor who provides informative, effective, and highly enjoyable lessons.

He's a master of languages, which means that he is able to easily and comprehensibly explain even complex language functions, and provide interesting facts and explanations about the origins of words and grammatical features, and the links between different languages, drawing on his wealth of knowledge.

Most importantly, the lessons are incredibly engaging, and Raphael ensures that the way in which you go through the material and learn is matched to your ability, whilst teaching you practical use of the language.

I was initially somewhat apprehensive about learning languages online, and about the somewhat different "immersion" approach suggested by Raphael, but after a little while now I can say that with Raphael as my teacher, it has been far more effective in a shorter period than any extended period of university study or self-directed study has been for me before!
Luke
One of the best teachers I’ve ever met! Incredibly knowledgeable in phonetics, and a natural master of the language. I’ve learned more from Raphael than any teacher in my life.
Araceli
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 5 STARS!
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Yes! I finally get it, all thanks to Raphael Turrigiano. I’ve learned more from Raphael in only a few weeks than I’ve ever had in years of trying to self-teach and even taking college courses.

Trust in his process. With Raphael’s lesson plans, guidance, and support, he will help you build a strong foundation in your Italian language learning skills.

My first day meeting with Raphael, I was nervous and not sure if I was going to be able to learn much since I have failed many times before, but he was so kind, friendly, professional, informative, and fun. I instantly felt comfortable with him. He assured me that I was going to learn the Italian language and all was going to be okay. It’s been a pleasure working with him since.

My lessons with Raphael are very informative. He is extremely knowledgeable, observant, has quickly mastered how I learn and explains the language to me to where I understand it. In addition, he shares fun facts, culture, and history about the language along the way. Plus, he is teaching me how to speak like a native. Raphael an amazing teacher and will help you.
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Mirela S.

1 Review
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mirela S.

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I have over 20 years of experience in teaching Italian as a foreign language to students of all ages and levels.I look forward to encourage every student from beginner to advance focusing not only on the Italian language but also on the rich culture and history of Italy.

About Mirela

Ciao a tutti! I have been teaching Italian for more than twenty years in Europe and in the USA.After receiving a Master of Arts in Theory and Methodology of Italian Language and Culture for Foreign students from Universita' Tor Vergata in Rome,Italy i dedicated my passion of teaching Italian to my s

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Rebeka
I have taken private lessons with Mirela and she is absolutely an amazing professor. Italian language is her favorite thing to teach. She is very passionate about teaching and sharing her Italian experiences.
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Francesca S.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, French, Italian, German
  • BACHELOR DEGREE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND TRADE from Universita' degli Studi di Verona
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Francesca S.

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I was born in Italy and lived there for 36 years. I went to school there and I have a Bachelor Degree from one of the oldest Universities in Europe, the University of Verona. Before college, I attended the Liceo Linguistico, where I extensively studied Italian Grammar in connection to Latin, French and German. I can honestly say I master the Italian grammar in all of its structures.
I am professional, flexible and I strive to meet my students’ goals no matter what level that they are at. I plan, prepare, and deliver lessons tailored to a range of age groups, levels, individual goals and interests. I myself speak 4 languages and studied Latin in addition to that, and I believe that exposure is the only way to really learn another language. This is why I use conversation on regular basis during my lessons, to make sure my students can actively use what they are learning with confidence, starting with simple phrases and then gradually build up to more complex ones.

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About Francesca

I was born in Italy and lived there for 36 years. I went to school there and I have a Bachelor Degree from one of the oldest Universities in Europe, the University of Verona. Before college, I attended the Liceo Linguistico, where I extensively studied Italian Grammar in addition to Latin, French an

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Beatriz
Liked very much!! Has a good method, is native speaker and the lessons are fun and interesting.
Savanna
Francesca is fantastic! She is dedicated, patient and fun. I highly recommend her for your Italian lessons!
Catherine T.
Francesca is a great teacher!

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"Isabela is fun to work with and adjusts her lesson to the level of the student's comprehension. I look forward to learning from Isabel."
Diedra
Took Italian lessons from Isabel S.
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"Christopher was very sweet and made me feel totally comfortable. It was our first lesson but I am sure it's going to be great! Looking forward to the next one!"
Susan
Took Italian lessons from Christopher S.
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"Delia works with whatever level of experience you may have, she modified her teaching according to my knowledge and comprehension of the Italian language."
Frank
Took Italian lessons from Delia D.
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"She's the best! Her lessons are great and makes learning fun and easy. I'm not fluent in the language, but I can definitely get around after her teachings."
Douglas
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Cindy is fantastic! Our 7 year old loves her lessons each week."
Nico
Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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"Easy to talk to and learn without any judgment!"
Nick
Took Italian lessons from Yulia K.
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"Silvana was patient, kind, and very flexible."
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Took Italian lessons from Silvana Saber A.
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"Very patient and supportive. She explained everything very clearly and had a natural flowing teaching format. The homework was always very helpful to keep learning outside of class. Very much recommend!"
Madison
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Andrea is a great instructor who made the lessons personal and useful to encourage me to practice regularly."
Nadya
Took Italian lessons from Andrea V.
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"Intense and a little overwhelming but exciting to be setting out in a new learning adventure. Rebecca us very knowledgeable in the language and the country which is a big plus. Look forward to the next lesson. Mary"
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Took Italian lessons from Rebecca S.
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