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Thomas B.

Oakland, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Thomas B.

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I've been playing various stringed instruments in different ensembles for the last 15 years. I studied electronic music composition and recording at UC Santa Cruz. *** Lesson Details *** I want to encourage students to explore new musical frontiers including and building upon the styles of music a

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Diane C.

22 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Arabic, Duala, English, French, German
  • Teaching since 1976
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
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Diane C.

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As I needed to learn other languages, I can assist anyone whose native language is not English to become more proficient, improve their grammar, and gain better conversational skills. Thanks to my knowledge of other languages (and cultures), I am uniquely positioned to understand some of the English language's challenges.
One of my specialties is interview prep. I worked in IT, in marketing, and have an MBA, interviewed candidates and been interviewed myself - so I can share insights with my students. I also help edit resumes, and ask relevant questions about your professional journey...
I also hold "regular conversation," while I listen attentively to my student, and correct grammar and style.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! I teach several languages: French, German, and English for non-native English speakers. I tailor my lessons to each student's individual needs and I always go above and beyond the basic lesson, with follow up between lessons. I try to make learning a language fun and alive

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Daria
I have been a student with Diane for the last few years and she is the best French teacher I have ever had. Not only is she an amazing teacher but she is also genuinely fun to be with. This year, Diane helped me pass the French B2 Certification exam - she provided me with all the resources I could have ever hoped for, and I really couldn't have done it without her! I highly recommend her for anyone
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Wonderful Lesson. I believe Diane will be able to help me learn French well.
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Lars R.

11 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $24
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
  • Teaching since 2003
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Lars R.

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Grammar and linguistics; know the rules before you break them. Write well, speak well, be wise.

About Lars

I began to teach guitar at 16 years of age. I have taught seven- to 60-year-old students in a wide variety of styles. I studied jazz guitar primarily with Randy Vincent, one of the San Francisco Bay Area's greatest guitar players, and continue to broaden my horizons under the guidance of Matthew Gr

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Abhi D.
Lars is an awesome instructor. Very knowledgeable and also very articulate with his instructions. I highly recommend him. I am an absolute beginner and yet he was able to share so much in the very first lesson itself! He also makes learning fun.
Subhabrata D.
very good!
Subhabrata D.
Very focused lesson

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Mohamed A.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Master's degree in Psychology from Algiers University
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Mohamed A.

8 Reviews
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I have both TEFL certificates to teach general and business English. I have taught general and business English for the past 7 years.
I'm an author of 5 books, 4 of them are written in English and one in French; they can be verified through Amazon. My career background is very versatile when it comes to education. Beside my teaching career in class, I have lectured in French and English about psychological and social issues.
For those who want to express themselves in a work environment such as meetings and making presentations in front of an audience and so forth, I'll be happy to meet with you.

About Mohamed

Teaching has always been a part of my pleasure not just work. Beside my teaching career in class, I have trained and taught people martial art. I have been teaching business English for the past 7 years. I'm fluent in French and Arabic as well. I have published books in English an French that ca

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Vittoria V.
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Mr. Mohamed is a great french teacher,because of his teaching,I become so confident in communicating in french. Thank you for your excellent work.
Majita
Étant étudiente en psychologie, mr achour m'a accompagné dans le domaine de la psychologie et ma permis d'enrichir et développer mon français en terme d'aspects psychologique et je le recommande vivement.
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Matthew H.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks French, English
  • Bachelor's Degree from Case Western Reserve University
  • Awarded Dean's List from Case Western Reserve University
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Matthew H.

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I have taught over twenty English students from kindergarten through college graduates (research papers, policy analysis papers, etc.).

I build language arts skills in speaking, reading comprehension, listening and writing. I cover vocabulary, spelling, grammar, sentence structure, tenses, subject-verb agreement and punctuation, etc.

Let me show you how successful you or your child can be!

About Matthew

Dear Parents and Students, May I be a personal tutor for you or your child? I have been successfully tutoring for over 12 years. I have great references, and I am one of the top tutors because I am so easy to work with. I teach in person, or via TakeLessons classroom, Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, Goog

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Page G.
Mathew has an important skill. He is talented and interactive throughout the lesson. And, he is kind.
Page G.
Excellent first lesson. Incredibly patient and encouraging.
Beverly W.
Matthew is a superb teacher. My computer was not completely set up and he navigated this smoothly with me. I highly recommend Matthew to anyone working on improving their computer skills.

Sophia A.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, French, Arabic
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Jazz Performance from San Francisco State University
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Sophia A.

12 Reviews
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I have my TESOL Degree to teach English as a Second Language. I also graduated High School and San Francisco State with specialties in English Literature and honors. I also have mastered the art of teaching online and feel confident I can help you with ease from a far.

About Sophia

Hi learners, Grade school through College students I am here to help. I have a knack for being able to jump into any subject and help a student understand and succeed. Parents Im here to help! Give part of the load of teaching your children to me. Yes another hour on the computer but two-three

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Anvi
Sophia is a great teacher! She is very caring and understanding. My daughter loved the class.
Nicole
Nicole enjoyed her first class with teacher Sophia,she feels easy and comfortable to understand her class. .she got it very efficiently.Thanks for Sophia
Rod Gibbons
This is one amazing artist. She cares, and is always at the top of her game. Her voice is blessed by angels. If you ask her for help she goes all in. I am overpowered with her talents.

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Average Cost of English Lessons in San Rafael, CA

The average cost of 60-minute English lessons in San Rafael is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $134 per hour.
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$41 average
45 min
$54 average
60 min
$68 average

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"Ms.Prajakta is very patient and kind with my son. She explains things in a manner that is easy to understand and encourages him to put his effort in reading and writing. His English has improved in his school report card grades at a faster pace."
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Took English lessons from Prajakta R.
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"You will really enjoy it!"
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"Exciting and feel promising"
Nozomu
Took English lessons from Henry M.
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"Kristin is an excellent and friendly English teacher. It was a pleasant experience working with her."
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Took English lessons from Kristin M.
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"Sometimes you forget that Juliana is a spanish native speaker, because she have a perfect english accent. It was a good experience to have her as a teacher. Highly recommended."
Nicolas
Took English lessons from Juliana P.
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"His passion for the betterment of people and his ability to make complex topics so simplistic truly make him a devoted and effective tutor."
Alex
Took English lessons from Hector P.
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"Mrs. Bahareh is a real asset to any course she teaches. She is one of the most accomplished,
dedicated, and hardworking colleagues and friends I have had the pleasure to meet, interact, and work with. Her
extremely positive energy, enthusiasm for life, and excellent communication skills make her the perfect
candidate for any teaching job/task she performs; in addition to her many academic and professional accomplishments. I highly
recommend her for any student looking for an English/ESL or Farsi language instructor or mentor."
Loubna
Took English lessons from Bahareh G.
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"So far all lessons were very helpful for me and funny too. ;-))"
Silke
Took English lessons from Christine K.
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"Maryen was so personable while being professional. She engaged me in conversation right away and we got our first lesson off to a great start! I feel as if I can’t wait for the next lesson! I have had other lessons where I feel bogged down in grammar and it’s overwhelming. Maryen incorporates the grammar into the lesson in a way that is understandable and practical."
Michele
Took English lessons from Maryen V.
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"I was able to learn the material. He has very detailed information plus has patience to explain when not understand"
gabriela
Took English lessons from Hector P.
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