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Michelle R.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, French, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Michelle R.

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I've taught ESL to many students, varying from people who could barely say "hello" to those who were just trying to get the past perfect continuous tense right. I love it.

About Michelle

Hi! I'm Michelle, a world traveler/teacher who's here to help bring her experience and energy to students back home in California. I officially began teaching in 2011, though I had been tutoring since before even that. I've taught various subjects such as test prep, English, history, and langua

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Natasha S.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $10
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • 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 met

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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.
Sandra N.
My daughter absolutely loved getting lessons from Natasha. She is very kind and patient.
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Julie L.

86 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $41
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Julie L.

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About Julie

I am passionate about Music and Music Education. It's rewarding for me to watch my students develop in their musical skill and enjoy making music more and more. My students range from the very young (5 years old) to school age children, to teens, and adults. My students benefit from my expertise

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Jordan F.
Just had my first lesson with Julie. She was great! So energetic, fun, and personable. It’s obvious she’s a seasoned educator who knows her subject. I left our first meeting confident I had chosen a teacher who will help me achieve my goals. Can’t wait to flourish under her instruction!
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Danielle S.
LOVE. LOVE. LOVE Julie. First off, she really knows her stuff. Second, she is incredibly supportive, encouraging and patient. She knows how to work with a student's strengths and weaknesses to bring out their best. She is also fun and has a warmth that makes her a pleasure to learn with.

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Lori D.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Masters of Education from University of Idaho
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Lori D.

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My lessons are always very interactive! You will not just sit and listen to me! If you don't talk -- a lot -- I didn't do my job and you can fire me! Accent reduction and pronunciation are strength areas, especially with Asian languages. Strong skills with business professionals, especially in the high tech industry. We will work on the things that matter to you! Writing, Small Talk, Pronunciation, Vocabulary and maybe some Grammar. Let's have some fun, do some work and expand your English!

About Lori

I love teaching! I have a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Education and have been teaching ESL online to business professionals around the world; particularly in the high-tech field. I have taught English internationally in China, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Kurdistan and Mozambique for more than

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Macy W.
Lori is a great teacher. Her vioce is soft and her smile is sweet. I like her teaching style.
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Jennifer B.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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Jennifer B.

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I have a Master's degree in Applied Linguistics with a minor in Psychology. I graduated summa cum laude. I also have special teaching licenses in TEFL and TESOL. I have been tutoring for 15+ years all grade levels and subjects, Mathematics, Sciences, Social Studies, and Language Arts. In my experience, no two students are alike, and I'm able to identify unique needs, to help each student progress. Students find me patient, kind and fun to work with. Regarding ESL tutoring, I have a deep understanding of the science and research behind the way English as a second language is learned. I also train teachers on state-adopted ESL materials, so I have access to great resources. I love technology and enjoy using it as a tool for my work. I'm flexible and can adapt to the way each individual student learns best.

My greatest passion in life is teaching. I have experienced great success in my academics, due to amazing and unforgettable teachers. This is the foundation of my commitment ...

About Jennifer

I have a Master’s degree in Applied Linguistics with a minor in Psychology. I graduated summa cum laude with a 3.9 GPA. I also hold teaching certificates in TEFL and TESOL. I have been tutoring and teaching ESL for over 15 years in various settings —from teaching in classrooms, private tutoring,

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Jacob
Spectacular and Recommended Tutor!
Jennifer tutored my daughter for the ACT. The results were nothing short of spectacular. Jennifer is incredibly smart, has a lovely disposition with parents and students, is prompt and communicative, and most importantly, clearly knows what she is doing. She is strategic in every aspect of her tutoring for the ACT, which is exactly what we needed and what hooked my daughter into the plan. She never complained about the tutoring sessions -- she saw the value immediately. Result: 7 point composite increase with 6-8 point improvement in every test area! To give you context to determine how your own student might fare, my daughter is highly intelligent, takes every AP class she can, and is very "coachable," so she started the tutoring with a lot of potential. However, she was not into studying for the test at all (SAT, same thing) and generally performs below her ability on standardized tests due to text anxiety. When push came to shove, she saw that her scores were below what she needed for her first choice college. With only three weeks to study before her last chance to improve her scores, she began to work with Jennifer. Jennifer tutored my daughter for a total of about 18 hours and gave her practice assignments. She zeroed in strategically on the types of questions that were the most problematic for her and explained, for example, that if she had just known a certain skill, she would have gotten 8 questions correct and thereby improved her score by 3 points (numbers estimated from memory). That approach drew my daughter in right away and it worked! I highly recommend Jennifer. She was worth every minute and every penny.
Steven
EXCEPTIONAL tutor!! Patient! Thorough! Highly Knowledgeable!
Jennifer consistently shows up for our daughter's online sessions with a bright, warm smile that immediately puts our daughter's nerves at ease. Jennifer patiently and skillfully untangled the complicated problems that had befuddled our daughter, and replaced her insecurity with clarity and confidence! Jennifer tamed the big "Math monster", replacing it with a manageable "math puppy"! Over the last 6 months, Jennifer was able to explain and demystify difficult math concepts, increasing our daughter's confidence and competence with every session! Before beginning sessions with Jennifer, our daughter had set the bar low, wishing only to "pass" her math classes with an acceptable grade, in order to complete her college career. However, by week eight of tutoring, with soaring confidence and new-found math proficiency, our daughter not only passed her final summer math class, but earned an "A" , finishing at the TOP of her class! This would not have been possible without the extraordinary skillfulness, expert teaching abilities and patience that Jennifer brings in her masterful "tool chest." She speaks the "language of math" in a way that crystallizes its concepts for her students! She is an extraordinary teacher and an absolute gift to her students!!
Stephanie
Highly Recommended!!!!!!!
Jennifer has been tutoring our daughter for over 2 years in ESL. Our daughter loves Jennifer, she is very knowledgeable, straight to the point, very clear with her explanations, and helps her a lot with grasping some concepts that are unclear for her. Jennifer is always willing to accommodate my schedule and willing to make extra time for my daughter when she needed it. She’s very patient and truly wants her students to succeed! My only regret is that we had not found Jennifer earlier!

Sama A.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Sama A.

14 Reviews
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Online ESL Teacher

If your goal is to live in Canada or the United States, or if you’re already living there and you’re finding it difficult to connect with people, I can help you learn the English you need to make new friends, communicate with colleagues, and adapt to your new life more easily.

Clients usually come to me with the same problem: they want to speak English with more fluency and confidence, and they don’t know how.

If you're reading this, then you're probably facing a similar challenge.

You want to tell your stories and express yourself freely, but when speaking in English, you get stuck! You feel that your character narrows, and you struggle to find the right words.

But what’s blocking you from speaking in English with fluency and confidence?

Maybe you think that you’re not good at learning languages, or that English is strange and impossible to master.

But from my experience, I can guarantee you: your English ability is like a muscle. If you train it correctly, it will ...

About Sama

I'm a certified English teacher from Canada with over 10 years of experience. I'm also a writer. I write articles to help students achieve their goals in English. I've always loved traveling, so in 2012 I traveled to Europe and I lived and taught English in Italy, Spain and the Canary Islands fo

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andres
Sama is not only a great teacher, but she also is a nice person. She keeps me motivated to keep learning and improving. Her teaching system is pretty dynamic and helpful. Every dollar I spent to take lessons with her is worth it. Thanks Sama !!!
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The average cost of 60-minute ESL lessons in Woodland Hills is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $240 per hour.
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"Lied is friendly, calm and the lessons helped me a lot to improve my English. Her classes is always very fun. It was a great experience.
Lied é uma pessoa amigável e as classes me ajudaram a melhor meu inglês na escrita, conversação e no acento. As aulas sempre divertidas e dinâmica. Foi um período de muito aprendizado até mesmo sobre cultura estadunidense. The best teacher ever."
Rayane
Took ESL lessons from Lied S.
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"Burt is a great teacher who is always ready for the class.
He is passionate and does his best not to make the class be bored."
Jae-Joong Lee
Took ESL lessons from Burt J.
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"Para mi es una excelente Maestra para enseñar ingles, gracias a ella se defenderme mucho en mi trabajo, en la escuela de mi hija y mucho mas. Estoy satisfecha con su gran trabajo es un persona muy amable la recomiendo al 100%.

Is a good teacher the best to teach english thankyou for help me .... i'm so happy with her job :)"
Ana G
Took ESL lessons from Mary M.
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"Hello,
When I moved from Russia to US in 2011, my English was at beginner’s level and I desperately needed to start speaking this language as soon as possible: especially for my job but also for my every day life.
I tried to take some ESL classes at local colleges and also study with a tutor but it did not work very well. Instead I became more afraid of making mistakes or saying something not correctly. I was frustrated and started to think that I am just not made for learning new languages.
I heard about Roman from my colleague who did intensive French language program designed and taught by mr. Nam. So he told me that Roman also teaches ESL. I decided to give it a try.
After three months of classes with Roman my English improved so much! From the beginning of classes I started to feel so motivated and everything was explained in really simple way. I don’t really understand how Roman was doing this but every class and even every homework was so interesting and so fun to do. I loved to hear myself speak English better and better. I started to use my english in any situation and I felt so confident.
Now, after four years living in US my English is much better but i know that the most important step in my progress was the program I did with Roman and I am very thankful for all his help."
Sergey
Took ESL lessons from Roman N.
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"Leah is so energetic while teaching her class. She goes above and beyond for her each student, by having activities to spark their interest. She meets each student where they are academically and successfully help each student complete the course. She is patient, kind and full of a loving spirit and a joy to watch online. Allow her the opportunity to teach your children because she is fully equipped with the knowledge, credentials and experience to do so! Enjoy the leah teach experience!!!"
Courtney
Took ESL lessons from Leah H.
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"Victoria is very thorough and on task. I’m learning a lot!"
Darryl
Took ESL lessons from Victoria M.
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"The best teacher! Thank you."
Sonny
Took ESL lessons from Soni C.
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"He is incredible and very knowlegdable"
Salman
Took ESL lessons from Erol G.
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"He is a very good instructor, he explains the ideas in easiest ways and with a lot of valuable information. highly recommended."
Mohammad
Took ESL lessons from Roman N.
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"She’s a wonderful teacher and also very suportive, answering any one of my million questions :)"
Ezgi
Took ESL lessons from Lauren T.
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