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Popular Language Teachers in La Porte City, IA

Leonardo R.

28 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks German, French, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Awarded Over 15 military awards from US Army, DOD
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Leonardo R.

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I have being taking English classes since I was 6 years old, all the way to the second year of college. It ranged from the basics, of course, to grammar, phrases, and literature. Some of the requirements for graduation were to write poems, essays and opinions on novels or scripts and the history of literature in the United States, Spain and Puerto Rico. I hold a Bachelor's degree in Political Science with minors in French, Spanish and English. I have been teaching English as a second language (ESL) for over 2 years now. It started with a friend and fellow teacher's request to teach 2 Spanish-speaking small business owners which wanted to speak English fluently to communicate with their customers. They are the ones who have inspired me to add this subject here at WyzAnt to give others the opportunity to learn with me. They were very satisfied and are doing better in their businesses. What they like the most about my lessons is that I don't teach using boring grammar, verb conjugation ...

About Leonardo

Doing what I love: teaching, training, interacting with people. I retired from the army after 28 years of active and reserve military service, so now I have time to do privately what I did for the army for so many years: teach and train people. For many years I presented seminars in Spanish and E

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Very professional. My niece enjoyed her lessons.
West D.
Not only is Leonardo and amazing Spanish teacher, he is also a mentor. When it comes to history and specifically military history he is a great resource. He makes history and political science interesting. never had a poor experience or a bad lesson.
Rod K.
Leonardo is very helpful and insightful.

Seiko D.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Seiko D.

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Hi, My name is Seiko. I am an experienced Japanese tutor teaching online nationwide as well as in-person locally in Silicon Valley/Bay area, CA. My sessions would be individually tailored based on your interests, necessary improvements, and goals. You would most likely use textbooks during sessions. For business needs, my work experience would help you not only learning the language but also strengthening your communication skills in understanding its cultural aspects and nuance. For job seekers and Japanese college applications, I have experience of reviewing and proofreading resume and essays as well as AP/JLPT test preparations.

About Seiko

I enjoy teaching Japanese. I am an experienced Japanese tutor, born and raised in Japan. I earned a college degree in Japan with a secondary teaching credential as well as a BS degree in the US. Prior to my tutoring career, I worked at global corporations in Japan and the US for 15+ years. I was li

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Seiko is a really kind instructor who gives advice and always teaches me new words every lesson! Her lessons are really interesting and I can’t wait for my next one!
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Anthony I.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2003
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Anthony I.

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My courses are:

★Public Speaking Leadership★
★COMPLETE ENGLISH IMMERSION★
★Functional Fitness★

My 17 years and 17,000 hours of experience, along with a Bachelor of Education (Cum Laude, High Honors), an Advanced Certificate in TESOL & IELTS Certification offer 40 brain-based teaching methods. Based on the latest red-hot research on how the brain really learns, these practical learning strategies, you keep students interested and awake, accelerating their learning. I had both public and homeschooling.

These are fun, hands-on, get out of your seat practice sessions from practical methodologies, not just theory. Students get valuable feedback to hone their new skills.

With my thorough preparation, students have passed Test/Exam Prep courses and have secured admission to top universities of their choice.

In my free time, I do long distance beach running, swimming, language learning, public speaking, volunteering, travel, and CrossFit!

I have trained my professional ...

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MAKE REAL PROGRESS! My 17 years of experience, along with a Bachelor of Education (Cum Laude, High Honors), an Advanced Certificate in TESOL, & teaching IELTS Certification offers unique methods that empower students to learn faster than ever before! My Specialties: ★Public Speaking Leade

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Valentina
Anthony is fantastic, really professional, nice and friendly. He really will surprise you in how fast your English will improve.
Kelvin Ho
Anthony is the best English teacher I have ever met. I have learned English from him for three years. The content of learning ranges from preparing public speeches to writing a dissertation. He knows how to communicate with students and teach in a lively and exciting way. I have benefited a lot from learning from him.
Jonggul
He is amazing!

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Aya G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner
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Aya G.

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I am a native Arabic speaker, I have always had a passion for Arabic like I've never had for anything else. Teaching Arabic isn't something I do just as a job, but also something I really enjoy, and passing on that passion and joy to another person is a pleasure.

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Hello ! My name is Aya, I am a Native Arabic speaker. I teach formal or classical Arabic (فصحة). I'm also fluent in the Syrian dialect. I have been teaching for a little over three years now. Although I enjoy working with children the most, I've worked with different age groups in the past. I belie

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Alex P.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Master in Spanish Language and Literature from Ohio University, Athens, Ohio.
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Alex P.

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Portuguese is the language of Bossa Nova (a new trend), and Fado and Saudade (deep nostalgic feeling). I have been teaching Portuguese for over five years, and, as a native Spanish speaker, I've learned Portuguese from the ground up, just like my students.

My students not only go on to make new friends, but acquire new critical views that become very useful when searching for new professional opportunities.

I use a communicative approach and I highly value students' personal experiences when creating a lesson. I love to teach all ages, from beginner to advance.

About Alex

I have a Master degree in Romance Languages (Spanish and Portuguese). I use a communicative methodology, which emphasizes interaction, so you will learn in context (asking for coffee, or talking about your family), and a student centered approach, which is based in your personal goals. My class

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Raj P.
Alex is best. She is very patient and thorough in her class, never will she try to skip a topic just to complete the course. Very happy in learning form her.
Chelsea
Alex is a wonderful teacher! She puts me at ease and is always patient with me and my son. Conversation is interesting and enjoyable. I highly recommend her!
Jah
Amazing teacher. Really great Spanish speaker and the lessons are tailored to your specific needs. 🌶👍🏾
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Qian( Sophie) L.

1 Review
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Qian( Sophie) L.

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As a fully qualified Chinese teacher I have been teaching Mandarin for 16 years in both China and the United States. I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of Mandarin skills.

For adult learners, speaking Chinese does not seem easy, but I can help you understand and master the tones of the Chinese phonetic alphabet in a short time. Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and, as time goes by, you'll be able to use Mandarin like a pro!

For young learners, we can start by recognizing the Chinese characters, or singing Chinese children's songs.

If you are an advanced Chinese learner, we can practise reading some Chinese articles and discuss the topics. I also specialize in Chinese writing so, if you need to improve your writing skills, I can help you.

I love working with students of all levels and look forward to seeing you soon.

About Qian( Sophie)

Hello, My name is Qian Li. I have 16 years experience as a Mandarin Chinese teacher in both China and the United States. I have worked in the States teaching Mandarin as a second language to K-12 level and college students for 6 years. I also hosted a Distance Chinese class for beginners at Portlan

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Greg Borossay
Teacher Sophie is great. She has been a tutor for me (50+) English speaker learning Mandarin starting with absolutely no knowledge and my daughter (15) who started learning immersion Mandarin at age 4 and is already quite fluent.

From my standpoint Teacher Sophie has been a very diligent and patient tutor willing to spend a great deal of time with a student who needs regular repetition and practice. Given that my business travel requires regular visits to China, Teacher Sophie has focused on practical day to day Mandarin that has proven very helpful as I navigate Maritime business dealings throughout China.

For my daughter, Teacher Sophie has geared up her tutoring to include more intensive vocabulary and a refresher program. Given that my daughter is in a high school now that does not offer Mandarin, this type of refresher course is very valuable.

I strongly recommend Teacher Sophie as a Mandarin tutor at any level of instruction.

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Took Spanish lessons from Sebastian P.
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Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"She’s awesome. Very friendly and pretty funny as well. Lol. Beginner Spanish lessons going well."
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Took Spanish lessons from Alex P.
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"I take group lessons online. I enjoy taking classes with Eduardo! I used to get very nervous if I made a mistake. Now if I make a mistake its corrected and he encourages to make your best guess. Without that I think I wouldn't have built up my confidence in myself. He teaches you the rules of ASL but shows you how to put your personality and emotion into it. You cant go wrong learning with him. All of this from just group lessons. He's an amazing teacher!"
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Eduardo C.
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"A wonderful experience! Love the fact that she is from Argentina and is able to assist me with Spanish as it is spoken there since I travel there 2-3 times per year. Georgina is very friendly and makes you feel right at home. I am looking forward to our next lesson!"
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Took Spanish lessons from Georgina L.
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Took Hindi lessons from Prajakta R.
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