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Jesse M.

103 Reviews
Sunnyvale, CA
Starting at $70
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Bachelors of Music Education with Honors from New Mexico State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jesse M.

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Learn how to learn English, have fun, and accomplish more than you would in a class.

About Jesse

*Disclaimer* I'm currently not taking beginner students for bass, drums, piano, and ukulele or children under 10 years old. I highly recommend my studio partner Melissa though. Please check out her profile: https://takelessons.com/profile/melissa-m62 My Background I've been playing with

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Talented teachers are rare. Like a great coach i sports... the coach doesn’t need to be the top athlete in his field to know how to teach each team member to hone their best abilities, he just has to know and see how to teach you how to get there. Being an outstanding teacher is a great talent all in itself... and that is Jesse. He has that quality and ability to lead, focus and take you where you want to go.
Romy R.
Jesse has given directions on how to successfully become a better musician. His approach and explanation on musical theories was much more understandable than what I was previously reading. Overall, I found the lessons to be very usefull.
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Henry M.

33 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, German, French
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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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I was very pleased with my first class. Mr. Henry is very knowledgeable in the matter and has good time-management skills.
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Victoria M.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • MA Second Language Acquisition from Pedagogical Institute of Saratov State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Victoria M.

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I have a rich experience working with students of all ages and levels. I hold a MA in Second Language Acquisition (teaching English), my education, experience and friendly personality will bring my students real results.

About Victoria

I am very dedicated to what I do, whether it is lesson preparation or teaching itself. I hold two degrees, MA in Second Language Acquisition (ESL) and MA in Russian and Slavic Studies from the University of Missouri. Being a native Russian speaker allows me to make my lessons fun and interactive, I

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Denise
I took up Russian because I wanted to expand my knowledge, and Victoria exceeded my expectations as a teacher! I have never seen a teacher so well organized and prepared for lessons. I have learned so much in just 5 lessons, thank you!
Amber Chen
Victoria is a good teacher, highly recommend to everyone.
kyle
Anyone looking to learn a new language would be well served by taking a lesson with Victoria. She goes out of her way to make the environment comfortable while also being extremely professional and good-humored. Not only that, after three lessons I am seeing a lot of measurable progress in my understanding of Russian language and culture. Again, I can’t recommend Victoria enough!
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Marie M.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Agriculture Education from Clemson University
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Marie M.

8 Reviews
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I have been teaching Science as a basis for ESL classes for 5 years. This will include reading preparation, reading out loud, research, verbal discussions and written topic assignments based on the level of the student. The subjects in science can be assigned or chosen by the student. This program is based on a block of 18 week classes. This is a full immersion English class.

About Marie

I'm 67 years old. My home is surrounded by trees, squirrels, birds and flowers. I've been teaching science for about 35 years in private schools, public schools, technical schools as well as online. I retired from public school about 10 years ago but I never stopped teaching. The best part of wha

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Genesis
Ms. Marie is methodical, explains the concepts well, and gives great study techniques. I also found it beneficial that during our session, she asked about my specific learning styles.
Jen
Marie is an enthusiastic and detailed teacher. She has a great ability to explain complicated concepts with visuals and unique approaches. Her love of the subject really shines in her teaching. I highly recommend Marie as a science tutor.
Gina
Marie teaches with great enthusiasm, and it's hard not to get excited when your teacher is so excited about the subject. She has a true appreciation for how things work together, and it's like she helps you put the puzzle pieces together to see the cause and effects. With Marie, it's not like you learn tons of individual facts and memorize a bunch of stuff that you'll forget later. Instead you learn how one thing affects another so you can understand cycles and processes in Science. Plus, she has a great sense of humor and loves to laugh, so that makes learning fun.
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Nathaniel B.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nathaniel B.

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Do you remember your days of foreign language class in school? I do, and it was awful! We spent hour upon hour memorizing vocabulary and grammar. We copied, translated, conjugated, and labelled. And yet, at the end of each year I know exactly what I started with - nothing!

Since then, I've been able to learn two other languages by myself - Spanish and Portuguese. I didn't study these languages in school, or ever step foot inside an foreign-language classroom. Instead, I created my own method of learning that sees language for what it really is - a way to communicate. In my classes, we will focus on communication, as it is the single most important skill you can develop. I will teach you grammar, and I will teach you conjugation. I'll even expect you to learn new vocabulary. But the center of our learning will always be communication. "How can I use this to communicate with others?" Everything we learn will be centered around that question.

Naturally, each class will be designed with

About Nathaniel

I grew up in Florida, USA - about one hour from Orlando. As a teenager, I started to learn my first foreign language - Portuguese. Although I didn't have any idea how to really learn a language, I knew that I loved learning about a new culture, as well as seeing the world through a new language. A f

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Natasha S.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Natasha S.

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I have been teaching English as a foreign language in Moscow Russia and as a second language for a few months in the USA. In my classes I help students to build their confidence and strengths in their English learning . My students gone from beginning to intermediate level. I structure my lessons so students can enjoy the lessons and at the same time build strong ESL skills.

About Natasha

I am a master teacher focusing on the classical repertoire along with the very strong approache to improvisation. I am really helping each single student to achieve their interests in music rather than focusing on teaching one particular method. I just take a very similar approach to the Suzuki meth

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Malick* D.
Natasha is very encouraging and professional. My son has really improved and is so happy working with her. We are really impressed!
Jemma
In the words of my 8 year old, she’s the best!
Luis Angel Perez
Natasha is an excellent piano teacher. She is very professional and keeps me motivated to learn. Also, she is very concerned with creating a solid foundation on theory, technicality, and sight reading.

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Average Cost of ESL Lessons in Sunnyvale, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ESL lessons in Sunnyvale is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $130 per hour.
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"A very good teacher, taught us not only English but also valuable skills to study in America."
Shuyang
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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"She is fantastic with young children! I highly recommend her!"
Maria
Took ESL lessons from Rosita R.
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"Is the best teaching, because have a unique teaching metode really effective"
Peter
Took ESL lessons from Bryce B.
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"Excellent teacher!

Jan has been tutoring our 12-year-old son in ESL for a few months now, and we have seen great improvement in his reading, writing, and verbal skills. Jan is always punctual and prepared. She brings visual aids and handouts suitable for his age and has introduced a fun word game to help him with his spelling, vowel and consonant combinations, and vocabulary. She is a great communicator and very pleasant to be around. I highly recommend her as a tutor for any age. Kazushi T, Beverly Hills"
Kazushi T.
Took ESL lessons from Janice A.
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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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"The best English teacher I ever had! Very enthusiastic and responsible, the classes always be dynamic and fun. I learned English language and different cultures at the same time.
Very recommendable!"
Mariano
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"The best ESL teacher EVER"
Alex
Took ESL lessons from Henry M.
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"Good experience to improve my English....."
Esteban
Took ESL lessons from Georgina L.
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"I hired Henry to teach English for my little daughter. The reason i have chose him was he was the only one on the list who accept half hour lessons. I wanted to see şf he is good. I was gonna rşse to one hour if i like. And his hourly rate was reasonable too. We met and he was perfect. After my daughter we have studied with him. He has provided fastest improvement on my special purpose of need. It is really not common to see this passionate teachers around. His academic approach to your need and support with newest material in the maket was excellent. I think he is ahead of others because of his major. A senior jounalist, a TV person... he helped me a lot for my journalism career too... So i definitely can call him An excellent career coach. While i was trying to be on time with my project in Los Angeles, i was the lucky one to meet him through takelessons.com. He gave me what i need only at three weeks. We together focused on my certain project's needs and after i was ready to move alone almost. He is great to teach on bussiness emails, phone conversations, expressing your basic work situation etc.
He is great on accent reduction too. While i wrote this review my concerns is he will see and will find anything to correct... But he also has taught me to be courage enough too... Thank you Henry for everything you have done. I am a freelance foreign journalist in LA. He did his best for me both as a teacher and colleague. And such a good heart... Even if you don't share same opinions on any affair he respect you and try to give his best and more than what you have paid. He is patient too."
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Took ESL lessons from Henry M.
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