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Edward L.

3 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, Spanish, Russian, German, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Edward L.

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I grew up in America and China speaking Chinese with my parents and is how I'm fluent in conversation in Mandarin. My writing and reading is not nearly as good as a native, which is why I don't choose to teach advanced. I've perfected the art of self-ambition in language learning, as documented in a book that I have published. Within two years of Pepperdine University pursuing an Engineering Degree I have became proficient in German, French, and Russian while only taking one elementary French class. Not only do I teach the skills for language mastery, I also teach conversational skills to get you ahead of others.

About Edward

Engineering Major and have lived in three continents. I grew up speaking Mandarin and English, and my grandparents spoke Russian with me when I lived in China as a child. I grew up to be a strong language learner, being able to converse in about 8 languages. I have lived a year in Switzerla

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Aruna N.
Really fun! I learned a lot on my first lesson!!
Nam
Though he is a teacher, he treats you as a friend to make the experience easier
Ashley
very convincing language learning skills from Edward. I am a beginner in Russian and he helped me get started very quickly!

Mitch H.

1 Review
San Jose, CA
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1993
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Mitch H.

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With over 8 years experience in tutoring, I have learned what methods work and those that don’t. I’m upbeat, patient, easy going, empathetic, and generally well-liked by others. I’m very good at adapting to different learning styles and have a knack for eliciting the best out of my students through motivation and positive reinforcement.

Throughout university, and after, I mentored many students with great results. In addition to academics I helped them get the most out of their college experience. Everyone I helped benefited greatly, and one runs a very successful consulting business.

Aside from math and English, I’m a very proficient test and note taker. I speak conversational Spanish, and basic Japanese.

I can help with grammar, syntax, pronunciation, and essay writing skills. I have helped 1st through university students with essays and have won thousands of dollars in essay contests.

About Mitch

Whether you're completely lost, just need a little help, or need some test/note taking tips I can be very helpful. My patient, easy going, and positive mindset is very conducive to creating a great learning atmosphere. I can also be very useful to those that aren't motivated, I have a knack for fin

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Marwan S.

23 Reviews
Redwood City, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, Chinese - Mandarin
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering from Cornell University
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Marwan S.

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I understand the difficulties of learning English, especially when coming from a completely different language such as Mandarin Chinese or Cantonese. As I learn more about the Chinese language, I've learned how to break the communication and cultural barriers.

I'd love to help improve English speaking, writing, communication, and overall understanding of the English language, specifically tailored for native Chinese speakers.

About Marwan

I started playing piano when I was 3, and began writing music at the age of 6. I've taught music and piano for over 12 years, and tutoring other subjects for over 5 years. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, I graduated from Cornell University in Electrical & Computer Engineering, with a minor in

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Sandra
My 6 year old daughter is developing a great foundation and is enthusiastic about learning the piano. Marwan is a great match for her!
Oliver
Funny and engaging teacher who was willing to go the extra mile to structure a lesson plan that met my specific piano goals. Very knowledgeable and accomodating.
PaulineAnn P.
I feel very comfortable and feel he is doing a good job. A very nice well spoken young man. This is my first lesson , ask me again later.

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Lawrence G.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lawrence G.

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A graduate of the University of Massachusetts, I possess a wealth of experience with the English language. Whether English is your native language, or whether you are beginning to wrestle with it as your second language, I can assist you in a fun filled, yet productive, one-on-one tutoring environment.

About Lawrence

Lawrence loves to teach music, especially piano and organ. He began studying the piano at age 5; by age 12 he was studying the pipe organ and performing at church services in his hometown of Springfield, Illinois. A graduate of the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan and the University of Massa

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Nicholas
Very personable and seems to be a good fit with our 6 year old. Were looking forward to our next lesson.
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Very good instructor.

Sol K.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sol K.

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Teaches students: Ages 5+ and special needs
My name is Sol. I am a dancer and educator. I specialize in teaching conversational Spanish and flamenco singing.
I am a native Spanish speaker. Originally from Argentina I moved to New York City in 2000.
I now work for several dance companies/organizations, perform, and teach dance and spanish to children and adults.

*If you are booking me for Spanish Lessons please note that I focus mostly on conversational Spanish*

About Sol

Hola! My name is Sol. I am a dancer and educator. I specialize in teaching conversational Spanish and Flamenco. I am a native Spanish speaker. Originally from Argentina I moved to New York City in 2000. I now work for several dance companies/organizations, perform, and teach dance and spanish

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Betts
Sol is a VERY gifted teacher—I have studied with her for years and feel so fortunate to have had her expert instruction. She pays attention to every aspect of the dance and makes sure you get the basics while pushing you to do more. I love her choreography. She is also an extremely talented dancer.
Irene
Sol is such an amazing teacher, her classes are passionate, fun and of course educational. She also gives students the opportunity to perform with live musicians and even if you are a beginner, you feel like you are already a flamenco dancer. She is the best teacher in New York.
Patricia
Sol is a fabulous, top-notch instructor. She is very passionate about the dance and has the ability to make one feel as if they must start taking classes once they see her perform.

joeana C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 15 and up
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joeana C.

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I am fluent in Tagalog. I am patient and fun. I will totally be there in every way of your learning.

About joeana

Hi, My name is Joana. I am born and raised in the Philippines. I reside in ca, USA since I was 10 yr old. I speak Tagalog at home so I have never forgot my language. I had taught young students in school and work with kids so I have the patience to anything that needs my teaching, I hope that you c

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