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Rosita R.

378 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA from musicians institute
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Rosita R.

378 Reviews
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I know learning a new language can be intimidating at first but as your language coach,you'll see learning can be comfortable and fun! In my classes, all classes are recorded ( they are private!) I find that our recorded lessons are going to be a great reference when you are practicing and it enhances the atmosphere by you seeing how much you have improved. Every week we will have a conversation based on what we have learned in our prior lessons. You will have access to powerpoints, scripts, recorded lessons and more! If you have any questions don't hesitate to ask! Just click the "ask a question" above or contact TakeLessons today!

Si hablo español.

About Rosita

I have been singing and studying voice for over 23 years since I was a child! I hold a Bachelors from Musicians Institute and other accomplished degrees from American Musical Dramatic Academy to conclude my quest for vocal excellence and the ability to sing in multiple languages ( English, Spanish,

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Super nice, kind, and inspiring! I loved my first lesson with Rosita! She makes learning fun and I have never been more excited to learn how to improve my voice and become better! 100% recommend!
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Courtney K.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 17 and up
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Courtney K.

18 Reviews
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I have been trained specifically in English language pedagogy. I received my M.A. Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) in 2016. I have taught learners at all levels from basic (Arabic and Chinese speakers who were still learning the Roman alphabet) to advanced (graduate students who needed help following the conventions of academic English). Whatever your English language need is, I can help.

About Courtney

I have been teaching adults at the professional and university-level since 2012 and have an M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages from Central Michigan University as well as an M.A. in English Literature from Washington State University. I have always possessed a passion for t

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Great instructor.
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Great teacher.
Julie
She is a great instructor
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Atalia M.

129 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Hebrew, German
  • Bachelor of Music - Vocal Performance from University of Redlands
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Atalia M.

129 Reviews
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My English lessons will focus on using grammar, writing and speech in real life situations. As an English teacher, I have much experience with the English structures, vocabulary, and communication skills. We will conduct the lessons only in English, so that you learn the language naturally as you learned your first language, with no translations. This makes it possible to start thinking in the target language and not relying on your mother language. We will learn English in a fun way, utilizing pictures, gestures and more. This is an intensive class which will have you speaking and listening in English as you would in real life.

About Atalia

Everyone has a beautiful voice. Let me teach you how to make it heard. My passion for music is the most pervasive quality of my personality. Consequently, passing that passion on to others is what brings me the most joy in life. My goal is to spread the love and appreciation for this unique a

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Krystie
she explains everything so well to me
Arija G.
Atalia is amazing! She is very kind and encouraging and has really helped me improve my sound and become more confident in my singing. I always look forward to each week's lesson!
Rasheta F.
great first lesson

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Melissa A.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, Haitian Creole, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Melissa A.

4 Reviews
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I have tutored ESL students and it gave me great insight into many of the things they struggle with day to day. I am a special education major, so I understand different types of learners. I am very understanding and patient. I will work at your pace to make your experience very enjoyable!

About Melissa

Hey there! I LOVE teaching; especially the kiddos. I am an Elementary Special Education and Speech Pathology major, but I have many interests, music and languages being a couple of them. I have been studying piano for almost a decade now and the flute for even more. I have taken state exams scori

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Georgine
Melissa is such an inspiration and Her style of teaching really allowed me to grasp the material and utilize it for my growth in playing the piano.
Yanick
Melissa has been my daughter’s instructor for the pass 18 months. She is a great instructor, very patient and has a vast knowledge on classical piano. She has helped my daughter prepared for various recital and NYSSMA.

Bryce B.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from University of Washington
  • Teaching since 2011
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Bryce B.

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I have taught ESL or English Second Language to all ages from toddlers to older adults. Classrooms full of teenagers. I really enjoy it and teach in a way that other teachers would never dream of. My approach is casual and pleasurable.

About Bryce

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. -Ben Franklin An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. - Ben Franklin The unconventional method of teaching begins here I am a Spanish Language Consultant I am a concierge tutor meaning that I make every m

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Great First Class!
Jessica
Bryce has a wealth of knowledge and works with my whole family, all at different levels. He has a unique way of making everyone feel included and teaching to each family member so we all make progress toward our goal of Speaking Spanish fluently.
Kevin
Bryce use a method really effective to learn , we speak all the time in spanish , for me the best teacher in the area.
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Alina P.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alina P.

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I have extensive experience working with all types of students, from children to adults to business professionals. I have taught students of all levels. I taught group classes as well as one-on-one classes. I tend to tailor each class to the needs of my students. With kids, I make sure that the classes are interactive, energetic, and fun. I also tend to use a lot of TPR in order to clearly demonstrate what I want the students to learn. I also prepared students for important exams such as FIRST, PET, and IELTS. With business professionals, I tend to focus on their goals. For this reason, I make sure to incorporate a lot of business vocabulary, idioms, and presentation skills. I also speak three languages, including Russian and Spanish.

About Alina

I also earned a TEFL certificate in 2017. I have extensive experience working with all types of students, from children to adults to business professionals. I have taught students of all levels. I taught group classes as well as one-on-one classes. I tend to tailor each class to the needs of my stu

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Monica Castro
Alina is a great teacher. She helped me to get better in my English level. Now I feel more confident with my grammar. and vocabulary. I am very grateful to her and highly recommend her.
Laia
Alina is a very enthusiastic, personable and supportive teacher. I improved a lot since I started with her and she really tries to get you to the level you want to be at. I highly recommend her as a teacher!

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Average Cost of ESL Lessons in San Francisco, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ESL lessons in San Francisco is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $240 per hour.
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$64 average
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"Hello,
When I moved from Russia to US in 2011, my English was at beginner’s level and I desperately needed to start speaking this language as soon as possible: especially for my job but also for my every day life.
I tried to take some ESL classes at local colleges and also study with a tutor but it did not work very well. Instead I became more afraid of making mistakes or saying something not correctly. I was frustrated and started to think that I am just not made for learning new languages.
I heard about Roman from my colleague who did intensive French language program designed and taught by mr. Nam. So he told me that Roman also teaches ESL. I decided to give it a try.
After three months of classes with Roman my English improved so much! From the beginning of classes I started to feel so motivated and everything was explained in really simple way. I don’t really understand how Roman was doing this but every class and even every homework was so interesting and so fun to do. I loved to hear myself speak English better and better. I started to use my english in any situation and I felt so confident.
Now, after four years living in US my English is much better but i know that the most important step in my progress was the program I did with Roman and I am very thankful for all his help."
Sergey
Took ESL lessons from Roman N.
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"She is Very Nice and correct me .
Also she recommended me about books that can help me and a lot of advices.

Thank you a lot!"
Rachel
Took ESL lessons from Micah B.
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"I was lucky to find a teacher like Lied! Lied is a great patient tutor who is easily upgrading my level and confidence in speaking. After just a few lessons I have already seen a result.
I recommend, she is excellent!"
Cristina
Took ESL lessons from Lied S.
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"Very good tutor

A very professional and nice tutor. He uses flexible teaching approaches and interesting materials. Students can really benefit from the lessons."
Ruixiang
Took ESL lessons from Enrico C.
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"Excellent instructor. Very patient and very knowledgeable.
Would easily recommend, without reservations."
Ken P
Took ESL lessons from Guifang X.
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"Marie to me is by far the best teacher on earth, better yet the best person I have ever met in my life. She was also my teacher in high school and I couldn't ask for a better human being to teach me about life, school and caring for others. she was always there for me even when I didn't want her to be. I guess you can say she was a second mother. She is kind, caring, understanding, and very passionate to teach her students. I promise you, having Marie as your teacher she will show you love, patience, and make sure if you have to, stay after school to learn and understand whatever subject that you are having problems with. I wouldn't say this if I didn't mean it, having Marie as your kids teacher will be the best thing for them. just make sure they don't get too close because she is that easily lovable and a great teacher."
patricia
Took ESL lessons from Marie A.
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"The best English teacher I ever had! Very enthusiastic and responsible, the classes always be dynamic and fun. I learned English language and different cultures at the same time.
Very recommendable!"
Mariano
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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yacine
Took ESL lessons from Roman N.
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"Three months ago, I could not tell you what I'm about to tell you in Spanish. Mi maestra, Señora Nery es un maestro que tiene gran atención al detalle y se asegura de que deletreo y pronuncio cada letra perfecta.
She is the best at this job. I have had two teachers prior to her...she is by far the best. Thanks to her, my pronunciation is very good, my comprehension is very good. I will continue my lessons with her as soon as my schedule permits."
Aiyad
Took ESL lessons from Nery G.
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"Henry is a very good teacher and I have been very happy with my ESL lessons. He teaches me a lot. He always corrects my mistakes and helps me to improve. Henry is very professional and a very nice person."
Nathalene
Took ESL lessons from Henry M.
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