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Erol G.

112 Reviews
Panorama City, CA
Starting at $18
  • Speaks English, German
  • Awarded Doctor of Philosophy from Trident University International
  • Teaching since 1998
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Erol G.

112 Reviews
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My emphasis is on a dialogue-driven media-enriched, and comparative introduction for the language to draw out a common ground and familiarize possibly daunting differences. I use a customized curriculum addressing frequently requested topics, as family, travel, outdoor, seasons, and custom themes for an optimal lesson experience.
For example, students have favorably reviewed my unique usage of audio monitoring software during online lessons to help approximate accent issues between different languages. Students obtain a repository of audio files to complement each lesson. My multimedia approach that coordinates sound, visual, and online resource, as Easy German and Google Earth, turns German into a good choice for a second or additional language.
I grew up bilingual English and German, attending an international school from a very young age. I attended, also, a German public secondary school, where I earned a diploma, and I completed German credits at the college level. Therefore, ...

About Erol

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June N.
Erol has a very systematic approach in teaching accent reduction. Since taking lessons with Erol, I've started to become more aware of my speech and noticed an improvement in my pronunciation. Highly recommended!
June
Erol utilizes an audio software to analyze and determine what needs to be worked. This eliminates a lot of human hearing errors and gives me a visual on what’s correct vs incorrect. Highly recommended for you to try his method out.
Rhonda
I enjoyed the lesson very much, he started out teaching things that made sense so that I would learn faster than the lessons I have previously taken and not done well with.
I'm looking forward to the next lesson and am practicing what we went over in class.
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Valentina K.

87 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $36
  • Speaks German, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Valentina K.

87 Reviews
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I have instructed over one hundred students in private German courses. I routinely exceeded student retention expectations. In a period of eight months, my efforts doubled the number of students enrolled in the German language program, through my professional and effective teaching.

About Valentina

• Russian native speaker • Professional proficiency in English and German • Familiar with Romanian and Turkish language • Experienced instructor • Able to plan and organize a classroom curriculum • Able to communicate and coordinate with a wide range of individuals Hello, my name is Vale

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These lessons are very helpful. She's a great teacher.
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Diane C.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Arabic, English, French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1976
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Diane C.

18 Reviews
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Using books and online materials, I guide students through grammatical rules, vocabulary and pronunciation, using cultural examples as illustration.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! I tailor my lessons to each student's individual needs and I am always ready to go above and beyond the basic lesson. I try to make learning a language fun and alive, through news, stories, and songs. My method is to provide basics for beginners, and then mix grammar,

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Wendy B.
Diane has a great French accent and shares her teaching skills effectively. I would highly recommend her for all levels. We have read books and seen movies in French. Her world view and experience adds a lot. Vraiment!
Pierce
Diane is a great German teacher! She always provides additional resources to delve into the subtleties of a translation or specific grammatical constructions and uses a variety of different books/activities so that the exercises never get boring.
Don H.
Once again, Diane has proven an exceptionally effective French instructor. She is conversant in American idioms and offers the French equivalents with ease. I am in awe of her ability to motivate and instruct.

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Verena Y.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Verena Y.

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Hello my name is Verena!

I am a German native speaker and currently teaching German at a Language Center in Orlando. I believe in the method of "Learning by doing" which means that I engage my students to actively use the new language, learn in a natural way using real life objects and creating real life situation.

I have a post graduate degree from a German University and worked for several years as a teacher in educational science and was additionally responsible for the supervision of Bachelor and Master Theses in German language.

On these grounds, I am ideally educated to help you with your verbal and written skills in German language. If you just want to be able to have social talks, ask for direction, order food, or if you are interested in intensive language skills - I am here to help you!

About Verena

Hello my name is Verena! I am a German native speaker and currently teaching German at a language center in Orlando. I believe in the method of "Learning by doing" which means that I engage my students to actively use the new language, learn in a natural way using real life objects and creating

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Charles W.
Verena evaluated my needs immediately and gave me a fantastic lesson. Looking forward to learning more German.
Veronica A.
So far, I've been happy with our choice of Verena as a German instructor for my daughter. She is patient as a teacher and helpful by pointing us to language learning resources.
Naomi E.
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Kerstin R.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, English, French
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Awarded Promotion of Young Scholars Grant or NaFoeG from Berlin senat 1994/96
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Kerstin R.

7 Reviews
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I am a native German speaker and have been teaching German since September 2011.
My students are pre-k -12 th Graders and occasionally adults, mostly Business German. SAT prep for German and German with listening.

About Kerstin

I graduated from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in June 2007 with a Master in Education (Arts in Education) degree. During my studies I worked in the framework of the Artful Adventures Program (Museum of Fine Arts in Boston), which provides object - based learning and hands on artistic ex

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Anja H.
Our daughter took to Kerstin right away. She did not want the lesson to end!
Pamela W.
Kerstin is a fantastic teacher. She connected right away with my daughter Chloe who is 8 years old and immediately engaged and had her learning German after 1 lesson. She is punctual and professional. I highly recommend her.
Joshua
She was absolutely patient and was able to work with and engage my son who has a learning disability. She did a great job making him feel comfortable and after only one session I could see his confidence go up as he continued to draw into the evening. She really enjoys what she does and it shows in the way she worked with my son.
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Chaz Ronald B.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks ENGLISH, SPANISH, GERMAN, Visayan, Tagalog, ITALIAN, FRENCH
  • Master of Education in Music (M.Mus.Ed.) from University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chaz Ronald B.

10 Reviews
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A graduate with a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Education with majors in Spanish (Native Speakers' fluency) and German
( Native Speakers' fluency) in Language, Literature, and History, and Piano/Vocal Performance (Music); and minors in French Studies (Language and Culture), Italian, Linguistics, and Interpreting/Translation.

He has spoken German and Spanish since the age of 11 due to his German upbringing with a German step-father as well as his Hispanic background from his real father. He also studied at
Die Hochschule der Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Wien, Osterreich (Vienna, Austria) and has been active in the Latino communities in the USA. He speaks Spanish at home and Italian with his Italian friends.

He has a B.A. and M.Ed. (majors in Spanish, German, Music (Vocal/ Piano Performance); minors in French, Italian, and Interpreting/Translations ). He is fluent-native speaker fluency to teach all the above languages in addition to Tagalog and Cebuano (Visaya). He

About Chaz Ronald

As a music and foreign language education specialist Ronald structures and restructures educational programs for leisure, college matriculation, and as degree course components administered by the SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Testing-USA), ACT (American College Testing), HSC (Higher School Certificate-

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Indira
Dr. Chaz is a very knowledgeable and patient instructor. He is an incredibly adept musician. He can identify what exactly you need improvement on and provides the most helpful advice on how to attain that improvement. I have studied music (flute) for 10 years with numerous teachers and band/orchestra directors, all very skilled and incredible themselves, but I never received clearer instruction than with Dr. Chaz. He explained concepts that many young musicians (like myself) struggle with and he beautifully portrays the relationship between theory, practice, and performance. Additionally, I appreciate his emphasis on ensuring vocal health and meditation- meditating pitches so that one can internalize the pitches to sing them more accurately. I was planning to remain his student for as long as I could but due to personal health and scheduling reasons, I had to discontinue and hope to return soon. I 150% recommend taking his lessons. Get ready to learn so much and expand as a musician!
Mark
Really great vocal teacher. He's very patient to his students. He goes on all the topics about singing. He's really good at helping his students prepare for a song. He doesn't waste time on any unnecessary practice. He teaches his students how to practice at home. I learned a lot of singing terms from him as well. Overall, I think he's a great vocal coach.
Maria J.
Excellent! knowledgeable, friendly, easy to follow. Great introduction for a total beginner.

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The average cost of 60-minute German lessons in Pasadena is $46. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $42 and $50 per hour.
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"Valentina is a great choice for my daughter. I love seeing my daughter"s glowing face after a tutoring setion."
Michaela
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
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"I always wanted to learn German, when I came across take lessons on the internet, I research the teachers profile and reviews. When I read Madleine review I like the fact that she shows tricks and ideas how to pronounce the German language. I'm Learning German for first time, Madleine was very patient, very knowledgeable. She definitely teaches the right way to pronounce the German language. My lesson with Madleine was great she makes it fun and interesting, I'm really excited to learn the German language. If your learning German for the first time you definitely are going to enjoy learning German with Madleine."
Gilbert
Took German lessons from Madleine P.
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"Tatiana is certainly one of the greatest teachers I have ever studied with. I am extremely grateful to have her as my mentor, and I my recommendations are high for anyone seeking a top-quality language-learning experience."
CHELSEY
Took German lessons from Tatiana Z.
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"Karin is an amazing instructor. She is patient and very helpful. I am a beginner in German and can already form sentences and understand quite a bit in only my third lesson!"
Alaina
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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"Wolfgang is an excellent instructor with an enthusiasm for teaching and the language. Highly recommend him as an instructor!"
Carla
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"Karin is wonderful! She is patient and thorough. She customizes the lessons based on your needs and skill set. Thank you!"
Catherine
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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"She is very patient and knowledge and I enjoyed the first German lesson with her a lot:) Highly recommended for serious German learners!"
Yao
Took German lessons from Tatiana Z.
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"Karin is a great tutor honestly. I've so far only had a few lessons with her and my grade has improved so much along with my German! I recommend her for anyone struggling specifically in German."
Jordan F
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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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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"Really good instructor."
Kalin
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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