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Popular Language Teachers in Santa Cruz, CA

Mitch H.

1 Review
San Jose, CA
Starting at $37
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • BS: Business Administration from California State University, Stanislaus
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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.

I recently returned from spending 2 years in Japan. My current level is JLPT N4.

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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Henry M.

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

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Broadcast Journalist with more than 30 years speaking experience. CTESOL certified language professional with experience teaching all levels.

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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Marilyn G.
Henry is helpful, encouraging and also challenging. He is aware of our abilities. At the beginning we found the course book difficult, but as we continued we grew to enjoy it.
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Jacqueline G.

2 Reviews
Menlo Park, CA
Starting at $80
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Jacqueline G.

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Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 120 French students including at most local Bay Area schools as well as many out-of-state. I work with each student to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with all aspects of French including grammar, conversation, vocabulary, and overall fluency.

About Jacqueline

Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 120 French students at all levels including beginners, AP students, and adult learners. I work with each student to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with

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I started taking lessons from Jacqueline in person but have moved to online during the shutdown. I'm 66 and have taken some formal french courses but my conversational skills are lacking. It is often difficult finding a teacher that can be effective with someone in my age group. Jacqueline has been excellent at getting me to converse, improving my pronunciation, and working on my comprehension and grammar. We generally meet once a week but I would recommend more often.
Janis
Our family has found Jacqueline to be an awesome tutor for our high school daughter. Not only is she kind, thorough and patient, but Jacqueline always makes it a point to find out what the local high school teachers are teaching and what methods they're using. She has a very friendly and approachable manner and loves what she teaches.
Eduardo R.
Lesson and teacher were great! Although only an hour in duration, I feel I have learned a weeks worth of language.

Meet Online Language Teachers Serving Santa Cruz, CA

Haley Shea B.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Associate of Arts in Media Studies from University of North Georgia
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Haley Shea B.

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Writing, reading, vocabulary, grammar, comprehension, essay editing, essay organization and literature are my areas of expertise.

About Haley Shea

Haley Shea is a Meditation Guide, Life Coach, and English Writing Tutor. She offers live guided meditation routines for Relaxation, Stress Relief, Anxiety & Anger Management, Self-Love, Mindful Awareness, Positive Attraction/Manifestation, and Creative Expression. Haley Shea also offers tutorin

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Casey
Made my daughter feel comfortable and had creative ways of teaching which kept my daughter engaged.
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Sumaya A.
Haley Shea is an awesome teacher l just finished my first lesson and l look forward to the coming lesson next weeks
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Viviana G.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music, Film Music Scoring from Madonna University
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Viviana G.

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Mother tongue Italian, available for both private clients and companies. My method is effective, and fun.

About Viviana

Music teacher & Italian language teacher (mother-tongue,) with several years of experience and a large number of successful students. Viviana is an awarded vocal performer, composer, and conductor but she is mostly renowned and loved as a caring music teacher. She earned a Bachelor of

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Kira C.
So helpful and kind, really explained things well.
Amber
Viviana is incredibly talented, professional, and kind. She has an amazing ability to take sophisticated concepts and make them accessible to beginners. In just six months I have learned to do things with my voice much sooner than I ever thought possible. My experience has been life-changing, and I leave every lesson feeling more empowered and uplifted than before.
Artun
Viviana is so professional and warm, she has helped me improve my voice in every way and stay positive throughout this journey. She's able to point out what's holding me back and patiently help me overcome it every step of the way. Thank you Viviana!

Tien T.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $16
  • Speaks mandarin, russian, english
  • Teaches students 20 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Tien T.

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Hi, my potential students!
My name is Tien. I love inspiring people to learn languages and Vietnamese in particular. I have been teaching Vietnamese for 2 years now, both online and in-person.
I believe learning a language should be fun and practical. Therefore, I always make sure my students enjoy my lessons while building up the confidence to speak the language. I use a lot of hand-outs, worksheets and games to make sure my lessons are conducted in an interactive and effective way.

About Tien

Hi, my potential students! My name is Tien. I love inspiring people to learn languages and Vietnamese in particular. I have been teaching Vietnamese for 2 years now, both online and in-person. I believe learning a language should be fun and practical. Therefore, I always make sure my students en

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Anna V.
Tien is a diligent and patient teacher. She motivates and makes learning Vietnamese lots of fun. I always look forward to my lessons with Tien!
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Britney L.
So kind and helpful. I felt very comfortable and really enjoyed the lesson. Thanks Tien! :)

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"Haley is very knowledgeable and a very patient teacher."
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Took ESL lessons from Haley M.
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"Very good and detail oriented teacher. She can pick up the slightest little mistakes in the way you pronounce things and the way you speak and tell you how to correct them on the spot. Now I know how to move my mouth differently to make different sounds for the same word. Have been doing session twice a week for 4 months and my accent is completely gone! I thought it was going to take years. So happy and glad I met Hunter! Easy to work with and very encouraging."
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Took Accent Reduction lessons from Hunter P.
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"Millie gives a variety of learning experiences and keeps the pace very engaging!"
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Took Spanish lessons from Millie O.
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"Ashwini ma'm is an excellent teacher who is very knowledgeable and conveys her knowledge of complex material in a manner easily understandable. Highly recommended."
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Took Hindi lessons from Ashwini S.
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"When I first started class with ms. Gloria I was a shy kid. I did not want to say the wrong words. Ms. Gloria made me feel comfortable. I wanted to learn more and more with Ms. Gloria. You won’t regret taking classes with her !"
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Took English lessons from Gloria R.
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Ava H.
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"This teacher is teaching me so much , I cant believe how fun she makes it . I feel very lucky to have her as a teacher you can truly tell that she love teaching .."
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Purnima R.
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