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About Claudia C.

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Orlando, FL

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I am a mother of two awesome boys. I am married, my first language is Spanish and my kids speak, read and write Spanish. I love to teach specially this great language. Learning Spanish is going to give you confidence and great opportunities to get a job. Spanish is 100% phonetic. Words are pronounced exactly as they are written. It is fun and it's not difficult to learn.

If you are not satisfied with the class, I will offer you a makeup class, because it is very important for me that you feel happy.
I am able to go to your convenience place for you to receive the class.

Thank you for reading my profile. It would be a pleasure to help you learn Spanish. I look forward from you.

About Claudia
I got my bachelor's degree in Nutrition and Dietetics in my country Colombia. Since 2006, I have been teaching. I love to be a teacher and I love Spanish. I would like to help others to learn it in an easy way and at the same time enjoy the class. I am very proud of my students specially because they want to communicate with hispanic people and they want to understand the language.
I have a lot of patience with everybody, so take your time and don’t be afraid to ask questions. As a teacher I am very passionate with my work which means I am taking this very seriously. My goal is that my students will be able to speak the language well. Most of my students have learned how to read Spanish in a month and most of my students have been able to have basic conversations
in three months. It also depends on the student’s dedication to learn Sp
anish. I will do my best for my part and the rest is you.
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Anastasia September 19, 2018
· Spanish · Online
I wrote my first review over a year ago. I would like to write another one to say that Claudia is a great teacher. I have been taking classes with her for a while now and I can see the results. She helped me improve my Spanish a lot. She is a very responsible teacher who can keep you motivated and engaged. She offers lots of learning materials so that you are able to practice different skills. I am so glad that I found her. She makes learning Spanish easy! Anastasia
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David August 28, 2018
· Spanish · In home
Claudia is such an excellent instructor, I feel very fortunate to learn from her. She works at my pace, communicates really well and provides detailed instructions in helping me understand every aspect of the language. It's only been 2 months and not only can I read Spanish well but I can also make basic conversation when I go places. I'm very pleased I highly recommend her!
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Nichollas August 13, 2018
· Spanish · Online
I had previously taken another professor and Claudia is leaps and bounds better. I would recommend her to anyone who wants to take Spanish lessons.
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Claudia C.

Claudia C.

Orlando, FL 32822
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About Ivan R.

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Annandale, VA
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I completed graduate coursework in Spanish. I have studied in Spain, Mexico. I have worked in Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, and Bolivia as well as traveled to Guatemala.

About Ivan
EXPERIENCE

U.S. Army-Green Beret, Intelligence Officer, Foreign Area Officer 1997-Present
Ivan served in special operations, intelligence and foreign affairs assignments at the tactical, operational and
strategic levels in overt and clandestine roles within the most sensitive programs of the US Government. He
has served as a Green Beret commander at the detachment level in Central America and company level in
Afghanistan and Jordan training other nations militaries in joint, interagency and coalition environments. Staff
positions included time as an assistant Army attache to U.S. Embassy Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia; the deputy
officer in charge of the AFPAK Hands program on the Army Staff; as an Intelligence Community Liaison
Officer at the National Guard Bureau; and furthermore, he served as a foreign area specialist on the Jo
int Staff
advising the Deputy J2 while on the Ukraine Crisis Team at the National Military Command Center.
Operational assignments include: New York City immediately after 9/11, Afghanistan, Georgia, Honduras, El
Salvador, Monterey, The Pentagon and as recently as October 2016 in Jordan countering ISIL as the Special
Operations Command Forward-Jordan Advanced Operations Base Commander.

Entrepreneur-Startup Advisor, Investor, Attorney 2015-Present
Ivan is an advisor/investor in early stage startups in the DC TECH, Silicon Valley, New York and Chicago tech
ecosystems to which he provides legal, growth-hack and life-hack strategies. His aggressive social media
activity over the past year in tech has placed him as a leader/influencer in the social media marketing,
technology, and content marketing communities with a ~100k person following. His investment thesis for 2018
will focus on mixed reality, artificial intelligence, drones, internet of things, wearable technology & the
collaborative economy.

Defense Intelligence Agency-Intelligence Officer 2012-2017

EDUCATION

M.S. Strategic Intelligence, (All but thesis); National Intelligence University 2012

J.D. Law, Emphasis on International Law & Intellectual Property; Touro Law Center 2004

B.A. Russia and Eastern European Studies, Minor in Business; University of Northern Iowa 1999

Languages: Professional Fluency: English, Russian, Spanish

Intermediate High: Arabic

Intermediate: French

Basic: Portuguese, Ukrainian, Italian, Bulgarian, Polish, Slovenian

Professional Memberships: Military/Intel/Foreign Policy: Lifetime member of FAOA, SFA, ROA, MICA;
Member of OSS Society, DACOR, AFIO, DIAA, NMIA

Legal: New York State Bar; ABA-International, Intellectual Property, National Security Law committees

Hobbies: Spend time with wife and two boys (5 & 8 year old), traveling, reading, and participating in all types
of outdoor fitness/sports on land (mountains, woods) sea or air as often as possible.
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Ivan R.

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About Ana S.

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Orlando, FL

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Hola! I am 25 and from Mexico, born and raised. I have teached spanish for quite few years and I love my language! You can do it.
I love teaching on an interactive way so classes are not boring or tedious. So get ready to have fun while learning, it won't be difficult!
Spanish is 100% phonetic. Words are pronounced exactly as they are written. It is fun and it's not difficult to learn.
I am able to meet to your convenience place for you to receive the class.
Gracias! And hope to hear from you soon

About Ana
Hola! I'm Ana, I'm 27 and I'm from Mexico, born and raised. I have been teaching spanish for quite few years and I love my language! Learning it will give you confidence to conquer whatever your purpose is!

I love teaching on an interactive way so classes are not boring or tedious, also tailored to your needs so you become conversational as fast as possible! So get ready to have fun while learning, it won't be difficult!

My lessons are completely adapted to each student and his or her necessities and interests. I offer in my classes the proper use of grammar, Spanish pronunciation, share cultural issues and communicatory approach to real-life situations, something that you can only get from a professor who is a native speaker.

Spanish is 100% phonetic. Words are pronounced exactly as they are written. It will be fun!

I am a
ble to go to your convenience place for you to receive the class.

Gracias! And hope to hear from you soon!
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Ronda October 21, 2018
· Spanish · In home
Our 3yo, and 8yo are half Latino and we didn’t want them to miss out on their spanish, they enjoy classes with Miss Ana and she has a lot of patience with them and brings spanish activities to keep them entertained and eager to learn, she gave us as parents many tips on how to keep their brain learning the language on the daily by changing language on tablets, putting cartoons/tv in Spanish only and books.
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Kevin October 21, 2018
· Spanish · In home
I have been taking Spanish lessons from Ana for a few months. I’ve gone from knowing a few words to being able to construct full sentences. Ana Professional, punctual and always prepared for our lessons and homework. Ana clearly intelligent and well educated and is very good at identify any difficulty you may have and always has a way to help you understand better. I feel fortunate to have selected Ana as my Spanish tutor.
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Ana S.

Ana S.

Orlando, FL 32839
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About Renee C.

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Charlotte, NC
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¡Pura vida! I have continued studying Spanish local and abroad for 10 years. I have been tutoring and teaching Spanish for 6 years. I have also worked in higher education as an advisor and counselor for Hispanic students and families and love the outreach to the community. I love my students and families that I get to help and welcome the opportunity to help others achieve their professional and personal language learning goals.

About Renee
I received my bachelor's degree in Spanish from Winthrop University and my master's degree in Spanish Translation Studies from UNC Charlotte. I began tutoring and teaching while at UNC Charlotte and studied abroad in Costa Rica while in undergrad and grad school. I love the Spanish language and culture.
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Renee C.

Renee C.

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About Kimberly P.

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Clermont, FL
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My number one goal as your tutor will be to provide constant encouragement. I believe that learning takes bravery and courage, and I want to help you overcome obstacles to reach your goals.
I love making Spanish learning a lot of FUN! We practice the basics that will be most useful for you so everything is very relevant and not straight from a textbook. If you learn best through songs and music, we will use that. If you love to read, we use bilingual books. If you want to learn basic conversation, we focus on the words that will help you communicate best.

About Kimberly
Ever since I studied Spanish in High School, I have been in love with the beauty of the language. I love the thrill of communicating with someone from a different culture.
My students love to learn Spanish with me because we have a lot of fun! I encourage movement, singing, dancing, reading and playing games. My goal is to help my students see the benefit of working towards an invaluable skill. Speaking Spanish opens up a whole new world of food, culture, traveling and amazing relationships.
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Cheryl D. July 31, 2018
· Spanish · In studio
Love her ! Highly recommend
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Cheryl D. July 3, 2018
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I absolutely adored my lesson with Kimberly.
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Matt B. May 15, 2018
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Kimberley is a very passionate teacher, who cares about her students. She tailored the lesson to suit my style of learning. I'm looking forward to my next lesson with her.
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Matt
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Kimberly P.

Kimberly P.

Clermont, FL 34711
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About Gustavo V.

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Orlando, FL
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Learn with a native Spanish speaker from Bolivia. I have a passion to teach and help while sharing my culture and knowledge. My classes are adaptable for every student, an I will tailor the learning experience to each student's specific goals and needs.

There are 20 countries in the world that have Spanish as their official language, but Spanish is not exactly the same everywhere. I enjoy sharing insights into regional colloquialisms to help you prepare better for your unique circumstances.

About Gustavo
I started teaching Spanish in 2011 in Bolivia, helping people visiting my country learn the local language and customs.

In more recent years I have helped Spanish learners prepare for trips to Spanish speaking countries, to write documents and letters in the appropriate style and tone, and to deepen their knowledge in order to be able to communicate (both casually and professionally) better with Spanish speakers.
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Gerald W. September 8, 2018
· Spanish · In studio
Today was my first lesson with Gustavo. From the start, he was super warm and welcoming. We had already worked the details before meeting today on where I wanted to focus my learning and he had a plan and peripherals ready to go. He really stretched me today, allowing me to engage in the language and corrected where needed. At the end of the lesson, he gave me some homework to help me prepare for our next lesson. I'm really excited about our future lessons together!
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Gustavo V.

Orlando, FL 32801
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About Richie J.

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Orlando, FL
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I learned Spanish as a 2nd language. I know the effort it takes to learn and I know a ton of tricks to get people to learn fast.

About Richie
I have a huge passion for teaching. I will make sure that all of my students will know that they have potential and that they can only grow from working with me as a teacher. I will make sure that I give my best to each student that I teach and that they can enjoy what they are learning.
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Richie J.

Richie J.

Orlando, FL 32821
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$17 / 30-min

About Alohin D.

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Orlando, FL
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Spanish is my native language and as I had to learn the English language I would like to offer my knowledge of my language to people who are interested. No matter what level of Spanish you have, I will be willing to help you achieve your goal.

About Alohin
I am originally from Venezuela. I’m here to help people to learn Spanish in your own pace and with your interesting topic.
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Alohin D.

Alohin D.

Orlando, FL 32812
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$17 / 30-min

About Cesar M.

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Belleville, NJ
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I was born and raised around spanish speakers and I studied communication and worked in the field.

About Cesar
Welcome to Cesar Minaya’s wall. I’m a fluent spanish with lifetime experience in the spanish culture since I was raised in an Hispanic nation. I studied communication and continue doing so since learning a language is like technology these days.

I have worked as spanish teacher, writer and in the tv industry (at the control master, behind camera and presenting shows) good times.

My dedicated students go beyond regular students to spanish thinkers with fluent dialeo in less than 12 months. I teach lessons for your spanish level so be free to join me. Questions? Shoot me with no hesi. I won’t bite.
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Cesar M.

Cesar M.

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