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Rona N.

San Mateo, CA
Starting at $49
  • Speaks Filipino, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
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Rona N.

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I am a certified TEFL instructor with a Bachelor of Journalism degree and a minor in English. I love finding creative ways to learn and teach the English language that caters to each individual's learning style. On my free time, I am passionate about all things art and culture.

About Rona

Hello, lovely learners! I am a certified TEFL instructor with a Bachelor of Journalism degree and a minor in English. I love finding new and creative ways to teach the English language that fits each individual's learning style. I have mentored youth in Oakland to guide and empower them in their

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Henry M.

22 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Journalism, German from Humboldt State University
  • Teaching since 1984
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Henry M.

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CTESOL certified teacher with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism. Emmy Award-winning writer with experience in all aspects of language and culture, including business, economics, law, government, theology, history and primary education. I speak three languages and I'm learning Polish, enabling me to take the learner's perspective. I've taught all levels and all aspects of the language, including pronunciation, business english, English for Special Purposes, TOEFL and SAT.

About Henry

Award winning journalist and teacher with international experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and the United States. Certified teacher with experience in all levels and with all ages. Both a Liberal Arts and a Science major.

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It has been practical and fun.
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Judy E.

3 Reviews
Los Gatos, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1970
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Judy E.

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I received a TESOL (Teaching English as a Second Language) in 1986 through UC Berkeley Extension and taught at Galileo High School in San Francisco. I also tutored intermediate students from 1986-1988 and taught in Mexico for several months in 2005. In 2011, I came to the International Refugee Committee and for 3 years taught ESL to level 1 students, many from African, Middle Eastern, and other countries who spoke no English at all when they enrolled. I teach students of any age.

About Judy

I have taught many different kinds of subjects, eg., piano, ESL, Drug and Alcohol Education, and foster care parenting, in the past. Mostly, though, I have taught piano and ESL, my first and greatest loves, starting in the 70's and 80's. I develop special relationships with all of my students,

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Jaclyn B.
Great first lesson, really excited to continue learning from Judy!
Tracey Q.
Judy had my son up and playing in no time. She was great about setting a pace that will keep him challenged and confident simultaneously. He loves his lessons and looks forward to learning more. My youngest, after observing a class, has decided he would like to play too!
Andy Z.
Judy E did good job for her first class. Both Andy and Jody like her. They are looking forward to the next class,

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Danielle F.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Teaching since 1994
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Danielle F.

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I listen to what the student needs. I believe my resourcefulness, experience, and perspective are an added value to helping others. I'm a big supporter of learning and sharing knowledge. Using online platforms to extend and reach others has been my largest campaign. I want people that usually have limited time and means to be able to access new information. I'm the biggest resource and a patient guide for others.

About Danielle

I have over 10 years of teaching and training experience and am always looking to learn more from new experiences and opportunities. Teaching has been both rewarding and fun. I have the patience to guide and encourage students while motivating them to go further and reach their full potential. I l

Rahny D.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts Humanities, Music Minor from Kansas State University
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Rahny D.

22 Reviews
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Included is a CEFR Level Assessment to do at your discretion.

Innovative Lessons:
Motivating Employees, Pizza Around the World, Off to the Airport, 17th Century Masquerade Balls, The Supernatural and Otherworldly

Idioms: Money & Finance, Describing Age, Relationships, Personalities, Education and Age

Creation of your own Vocabulary Journal and Resource Portfolio

Together we will evolve your proficiency in an immersive way that focuses on the skill sets needed by choosing authentic texts to fit a theme of your choosing. ( sports, music, science, literature, movies etc...)

About Rahny

“Make the most of yourself for that is all there is of you.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson I want to tap into that part of you that is on the prowl to answer the “ how’s and why’s”. That is where our journey will unfold. I aspire to nurture a creative and inclusive culture in my sessions. I don't tea

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Carlos
I took lessons with Rahny last year. She helped me to refine my essay writing skills. I had never written an essay before. I’d never had a portfolio before either, but it has come in handy in more ways than I ever could’ve imagined. I’ve referenced the materials on vocabulary, pronunciation and essay writing exercises a dozen times.She still takes the time to answer some of my questions.
Matthew
Thanks for all your patience even though I was running late. I was all ready to cancel my lesson, but you encouraged me to keep my goals in mind and keep moving forward. I loved that you adjusted the material accordingly and worked through the homework together with me. I look forward to our next session. :)
Natasha
Rahny is very interesting in her approach. It is great how she goes about sharing ideas, extending the discussion and engaging with me and the content. She brings so much liveliness to the class. The texts are very good, practical and related directly to my goals of wanting better communication with my colleagues.

Grace K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Marketing from Kennesaw State University
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Grace K.

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Experienced ESL teacher since 2014. I started teaching when I lived in Arequipa, Peru. Now I live in the United States. Second language learners are the hardest working people I know. Lets make you more confident with English!

About Grace

I am a professional and dedicated English as a Second language teacher. I love working with people, exploring new cultures, and learning. I have an Associate's Degree in Business Management and am enrolled in college for a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing. I have a TEFL (Teaching English as a Forei

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Average Cost of ESL Lessons in San Jose, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ESL lessons in San Jose is $66. 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.
30 min
$39 average
45 min
$52 average
60 min
$66 average

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""Fui alumna de Georgina y la recomiendo como profesora porque sus clases eran re divertidas e interesantes. Si no entendíamos un tema, le buscaba miles de vueltas para que podamos entender. Tanto para mí como para mis compañeros fue muy buena profesora". Mailén (18)"
Mailee
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"I've chosen Staphanie as my teacher, because I needed someone who will really quickly help me make my English accent better. I took the fact that she is also a musician as a big advantage as I assumed she'll be able to hear all the false accentuation I make. In fact, if you want to work on your English skills, it's the best combination of skills.
It was really clever decision. Stephanie is able to explain things clearly and fast. Step by step, syllable by syllable, trains student how to speak properly. If you're ready to do your homework and want to see progress fast, Stephanie is perfect person to work with. And she is very kind, too!"
Gosia
Took ESL lessons from Stephanie Q.
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"VERY pleased with our first lesson and excited for next week!"
Adriana
Took ESL lessons from Tamara F.
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"Nery is a dedicated and knowledgeable teacher who tried her hardest to adapt our class to a very diverse body of students. I was her student for 2 semesters and during that time, my conversation, grammar and pronunciation skills improved significantly. Our class was dynamic and fun, I highly recommend her services as an ESL instructor."
Nelly
Took ESL lessons from Nery G.
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"Matt is a greatest teacher that i ever met. He is very patient to me, after the package time learning, i feel like English spoken improved a lot."
jinqi
Took ESL lessons from Matt G.
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"She was the best instructor we ever have for my kids to teach English as ESL. She taught English my kids with acting and playing. I was impressed with her dialogue delivery to my kids and her face expressions, Me and my wife personally found her approach to our kids truly remarkable and commendable. Additionally, the skill of using a computer as a teaching tool was very professional. As a teacher, she is very dedicated and devoted person. We find ourselves lucky to meet with Lauren and my children are still missing her."
Arda Sancak
Took ESL lessons from Lauren T.
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"Nayeli is a fantastic teacher. Fun lessons and great interactive back and forth. I would recommend her in a heartbeat!"
Andrew
Took ESL lessons from Nayeli P.
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"Matt is a wonderful tutor. I recommend him highly to all ESL students."
Leela
Took ESL lessons from Matt G.
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"Georgina como docente siempre fue entusiasta, buena gente, tan particular, joven, fresca. Miles de adjetivos podría buscar que me lleven a su rostro. Sin ningún otro comentario agradezco que hallas sido mi docente de ingles en secundaria. Que lejos que llegaste y aun es el comienzo. SUERTE. Saludos desde La Pampa..."
Yesi.N
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"Jackie is a nice person and a wonderful teacher. And enjoyed my first English lesson with her."
Yaniris
Took ESL lessons from Jackie D.
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