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Drew P.

9 Reviews
Dublin, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Portuguese, Spanish
  • BM Flute Performance from Brigham Young University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Drew P.

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I lived in Manaus, Brazil for 2 years as a volunteer proselytizing missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. As a result of talking to people all day, every day, I attained full fluency and command of the Portuguese language. I further polished my abilities in the language by taking an advanced Portuguese grammar class and Brazilian history class (both taught exclusively in Portuguese) during my Bachelor's degree at Brigham Young University. I know the language intimately, and can provide the highest quality of instruction to students of the language.

About Drew

As a recent recipient of a Master's Degree in Flute Performance from Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music, Drew Powell is a promising young flutist and highly sought after flute teacher. For 15 years, he has participated in numerous music competitions, festivals, and performance opportu

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Jacob
Drew is always polite, patient, and professional. I would definitely recommend his lessons to anyone wanting to learn to play the flute. I am looking forward to our future lessons.
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Nami L.
In the few months that I've had flute lessons with Drew, I've grown so much. As a beginner in flute, I was completely scared and overwhelmed with taking band for the first time. Knowing I needed lessons, I'm so glad that I was paired with Drew. On my first lesson, Drew asked me what my goals were and I told him that it was to just simply read the notes on the page. That's all I expected to learn from him, but he taught me so much more! Drew taught me about musical expression, tone and all the little details behind flute playing. His teachings challenged and motivated me. My peers and band teacher have noticed my improvement and progress. Thanks to Drew, I can now play with confidence and poise. -Emma
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Charlene J.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Charlene J.

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Classes that are fun and easy to understand. Start speaking on the very first class. Classes customized to the student’s need.

About Charlene

I am originally from Brazil and Portuguese is my first language. I have a BA in Language and Literature. I also have experience as a Portuguese Interpreter. I have been tutoring Portuguese, English and Math since 2007. I tutor students of any age.

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Erika
Charlene is a Godsend! I’m 50 years old and new to Portuguese, but I’m making swift progress with Charlene. Her passion and delightful personality make our lessons memorable and fun.

I taught adult ESL, and Charlene’s lessons are top notch!
Tim G.
Charlene is an excellent instructor. She is very thorough and organized and the lessons are engaging ... She is also enjoyable to be around ... I learn a lot at every class .. I usually have a many questions and she is always patient and happy to answer ...
Alan
Charlene is an excellent teacher. Her lesson demonstrated that she is an experienced instructor with a passion for teaching. She was fully engaged and encouraged me to go forward with my Portuguese language learning. I enjoyed our first lesson which included assessment, grammar and extremely helpful pronunciation cues. I recommend her highly.
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David L.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish, English
  • Spanish, B.A. from University of Washington
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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David L.

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Studied nearly two years of Portuguese while receiving B.A. in Spanish from the UW. Portuguese is extremely fun and relevant for anyone interested in travel!

About David

Many years of drum instruction with students who have learned best with alternative learner-centered approaches including: extreme patience, slow to fast repetition of patterns and exercises, focused breathing, as well as sight-reading, rhythm and ear training. Students with: Asperger's, Autism, D

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Phillip Gardner
Day 1 of drumming lessons! David answered all my questions led the conversation and helped ease my need to be perfect! I am excited to practice the skills we worked on and excited to see where the next lessons go!! Thanks David for a great 1st experience!
mike
DAVID IS AN OUTSTANDING TEACHER IN EVERY RESPECT. HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH SEEMS EXCELLENT, AND HIS INTEREST IN THIS LANGUAGE IS CLEARLY VERY STRONG. THIS ALLOWS CLOSE ANALYSIS OF SPANISH, AND STANDS AS A SIGNIFICANT BENEFIT TO THE DIDACTIC PROCESS. IN TURN THIS PROMOTES A SPIRIT OF LEARNING IN CLASS WHICH IS INFORMATIVE AND GOOD FUN. FINALLY HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH/ENGLISH COGNATES AND INDO-EUROPEAN ROOTS IS UNUSUALLY BROAD, WHICH MAKES LEARNING SPANISH WITH HIM EASY AND ENTERTAINING. I BELIEVE DAVID HAS A TRUE VOCATION FOR TEACHING, AND I HOPE I CAN GO ON WITH LESSONS WITH HIM FOR SOME TIME TO COME.
Jacob
David is a great instructor. My son is 9 and a beginner and David is very good with him.

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Bruno P.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Bruno P.

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I am originally Portuguese!

About Bruno

I have 15 years of experience in playing music, and have done many tours, concerts, and recording sessions. I love teaching music because it is great to be able to inspire the next generation and show them how fun making music can be! I also arrange recitals to perform and have fun. I studied at Co

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Trevalyn T.
My kids have been taking guitar and drum lessons with Bruno for 2 years, and they are having a great time! It's awesome that he teaches two instruments, because I can have both kids take their lessons in the same place. They have tons of fun learning new songs, and the studio is nice too. Highly recommend him for others!
Lilia B.
I enrolled in online lessons with Bruno after seeing his posts on social media. I am glad that I can get such effective lessons with him online, because he is an excellent musician and instructor. He does a great job of demonstrating all the techniques that I need to know and teaching me a lot of different songs. Our lessons have been very productive thus far and I look forward to more!
Lindsey
Bruno is a great guitar teacher. My son stared lessons with him last year as a complete beginner, and now he can play a lot of his favorite songs on guitar. Bruno is knowledgeable, patient, and fun all at the same time! My son learns something new at every lesson and is excited to go home and practice! He is having tons of fun learning with Bruno and I recommend him to anyone.

Jaqueline M.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Physical Education from Centro Universitario Claretiano
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Jaqueline M.

16 Reviews
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Hello. I'm Jaqueline Cruz, Brazilian voice over actress, translator interpreter of Spanish / Portuguese, undergraduate in Physical Education, dancer and model .
I have been teaching for 4 years and I love what I do!
You are unique!!! Your goal is my goal! I'm Looking to hear about you soon!
Thank you.

About Jaqueline

Hello. I'm Jaqueline, Brazilian, voice over actress, translator-interpreter Spanish / Portuguese. Physical Education, Portuguese and Spanish Teacher and relationship advisor. In love with scenic and visual arts, painter, performance in dance, modeling and acting. I love to teach, either in per

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Troy
She is an amazing teacher and I have been enjoying our sessions. I highly recommend her to anyone that is looking to learn Spanish.
KATHY
Her lessons are well organized, and she will type the words which helps.
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Melissa M.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Awarded Award of Excellence and Distinction in Teaching from Harvard Derek Bok Center for Teaching
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Melissa M.

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I have taught Portuguese and Portuguese for Spanish speakers at the college level. I make my classes fun, which is easy to do since Portuguese is an exciting language to learn!

About Melissa

I have been teaching Spanish, Portuguese and English at both the high school and college levels since 2007. I have a PhD in Spanish and Portuguese (Romance Languages) from Harvard University, and I have taught everything from Spanish 1 through advanced literature courses, to Portuguese for Spanish

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zahira rojas
Melissa eres la mejor profesora; es una experiencia facil y divertida de aprender ingles. GRACIAS aprendi mucho y me siento en otro nivel, mi pronunciacion y comprension del idioma ahora es mucho mas facil para comunicarme, entender y hablar ingles en los estados unidos. SUPER RECOMENDADAAAAA!!!
Chris
Melissa is a miracle worker! My mother-in-law moved to the United States 40 years ago unable to speak english and while she has done a good job at learning on her own, she had significant gaps in her ability to effectively communicate. For her 68th birthday, I bought her lessons with Melissa. My mother-in-law told me I was wasting my money because she couldn't learn anything new. Well, needless to say, she can learn and with Melissa's excellent tutelage has dramatically increased her ability to speak and comprehend english. This has enabled a new level of confidence and freedom that she did not previously have and is a game changer for her. I attribute her improvement directly to Melissa's ability to understand her student's needs and personalities and craft and deliver a quality, tailored curriculum. After our first round of classes, my mother-in-law is excited to continue the lessons and has a renewed curiosity and interest in learning. Great job and thank you Melissa!!!
Kari Bardowell
Melissa has a lovely calming personality. She made us feel completely at ease while learning a foreign language. She was prepared and tailored the lesson for our specific goals and level.

She displayed an expert knowledge of the language, but was still able to teach beginners. Plus we could tell she really loved Portuguese.

The online format was great. Cant wait for the next lesson.

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Average Cost of Portuguese Lessons in San Francisco, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Portuguese lessons in San Francisco is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $46 and $95 per hour.
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"Marcia, is very patient and kind. She presents the information in a way that it is to follow and understand! I really like her!!"
Kathryn
Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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"I love her, her way of teaching, and she is very patient...when you are a slow learner, patience goes a long way..."
Charlotte
Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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"Joneide was my teacher for two consecutive cycles of Portuguese. Her dynamic personality and engaging lessons prepared me well for my trip abroad. I was able to carry on conversation and even help translate a presentation from Portuguese to English. Joneide was a great teacher and I would go to her again for classes."
Veronica
Took Portuguese lessons from Joneide F.
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"Charlene is an excellent instructor. She is very thorough and organized and the lessons are engaging ... She is also enjoyable to be around ... I learn a lot at every class .. I usually have a many questions and she is always patient and happy to answer ..."
Tim
Took Portuguese lessons from Charlene J.
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"I've been working with Jaqueline for a couple of months and she is a very good teacher who pays attention to your learning style and any issues you are developing bad habits with. She is very much like a language coach and you are getting 1 on 1 attention to help you grow and communicate."
John
Took Portuguese lessons from Jaqueline M.
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"Cloe could not be happier with Marcia's teaching style and warmth. She is fantastic and focused - teaching exactly what Cloe needs at her pace. Thanks for your influence on Cloe's life and learning!"
Cloe
Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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"Her good sense of humor makes learning fun!"
Kathy
Took Portuguese lessons from Jaqueline M.
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"great teacher! native brazilian which is so great! :)"
Hillary
Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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"Great first lesson!! It was very organized and I loved going over in detail the song I picked. Thanks Candida! Looking forward to the next."
Divya
Took Portuguese lessons from Candid L. B.
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"I LOVE Márcia. I think her most important asset (aside from her knowledge of language and teaching techniques) is that she makes me feel comfortable with my learning. I am a senior with whichever learning barriers come with that but Márcia, happily, renders those impediments inoperative."
Gregory
Took Portuguese lessons from Marcia R.
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