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Victor M.

5 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Victor M.

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My pedagogy is constructivist and interdisciplinary . This means students learn Spanish not just from textbooks and exercises but mostly from using and practicing the language through the arts and through their personal experiences with it. Poems, music, plays, movies, podcasts, voiceover, and many other art forms are the main resource of knowledge and go hand in hand with a technical review by the instructor.

About Victor

I have been extremely passionate about teaching Acting and Spanish for over 10 years (and have been an English as a Second Language student for 30!!) I am a native of Mexico City but made Chicago my home three years ago when I decided to continue my acting career in such a lovely city. (Acting

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Karima
Victor has been tutoring me Spanish for a few months now, and I cannot recommend his classes highly enough. Each class is tailored to expand vocabulary and confidence in speaking, ranging from every day conversations to learning cultural nuances and perfecting the accent. Victor is incredibly enthusiastic and makes the classes challenging and fun! I definitely recommend his tutoring services to anyone wanting an introduction to Spanish, to fine-tuning their fluency.
Kelsey
Víctor is a very generous and patient teacher! He does such a good job of catering the curriculum to your skill level and interests.
Marsha
I was just looking to learn a new language since all my kids are out of the house. I took spanish in highschool but all I could say is “ hola como estas “ and “queso”. Thanks to Victor I was able to read 100 Years of Solitude in spanish and I can watch casa de las Flores without subtitles. I am booking a trip to Colombia in September with my husband. I can’t wait to be his guide all thanks to Victor!
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Chrissy S.

49 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Dutch, French
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chrissy S.

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Have you ever wanted to learn this wonderful and very humoristic language and culture? Be it you're just travelling because someone told you that they're making the best cheese in the world (which is true!) or you're moving there because someone got you a job (lucky you!) or you just want to learn another language because you're curious. Let me warn you: It is not a modification of the German language, even though there's a few words that might look similar at first glance, but they're pronounced completely different! So, a small country with a huge culture! Ik hoop, tot ziens!

About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in

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Carl
Chrissy was incredibly helpful in determining how I learn and then devising a series of lesson plans that help me learn in the easiest and fastest manner. It's been great so far and I expect to make quick progress because of her skills and personality.
Joseph A.
Chrissy is a very competent and understanding teacher. As I wasn’t a typical student for her, she quickly changed her lesson structure and tried to cover content in different musical genres. She was patient with my progress and encouraging. I think I learned quiet a lot of information and hope to continue my lessons hopefully in the near future.

Susana O.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Susana O.

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Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation.

I was born and raise on Peru, South America. Spanish is my native language.
I also hold a Bachelor's on Biological Science from Roosevelt University with a minor in Chemistry. I have take classes like Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, Neuroscience. Also General and Organic Chemistry. General Physics and Math up to Calculus. I offer tutoring on Biology, General Chemistry and Math.

Being bilingual have been a great advantage for me, especially at work. That's why I offer Spanish lessons and tutoring, from beginning to advance levels.

It's amazing how our brain can absorb information in different ways. We can be learning something unintentionally. So whichever your circumstances are we should be open to learn or improve our skills every day. Remember, the process of learning never ends.

About Susana

Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation. I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started atte

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Sebastian H.

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Starting at $48
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sebastian H.

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I've taught French and English to students aged 5 to 75! I have done so at universities, in several schools and for the US Congress. Not only can learning a language be great fun, it can be great for your career! Even if we don't start with a language in common, we will work to identify your goals and tailor classes within a proven framework. Contact me and I will help you on your journey!

About Sebastian

I have helped adults and children while in the employ of the US Congress, Berlitz, universities, and elementary and secondary schools. My training includes time at universities and language institutes in France and Belgium. I have been invited to give presentations on pedagogy, including one before

Brandy W.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • MS Education from Wheelock College
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Brandy W.

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Embraced by the Deaf community in the state of Massachusetts over 10 years ago, I was submerged in the language and the culture during and after losing what was left of my hearing. I’ve never felt so much love and support in my life. It was quite touching. During the whole “losing my hearing” process, I quickly picked up American Sign Language and began teaching at TLC Deaf.

My family relocated to a different state and I began teaching homeschooled students ASL online via other video chat apps like FT, Skype, etc.

I had no idea that this (TakeLessons) existed and I’m not even sure how I stumbled across this app. I’ve been seeing various vocabulary signed differently compared to what I learned so I’ve been joining classes as well. Furthermore, I believe that there will always be something for you to learn no matter how skilled you are.

I noticed that there were no morning classes during the week and figured that I could share what I know with those who prefer morning classes.

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I’m fun, innovative, interactive and insightful. I believe that I am skilled at meeting people where they are, understanding how they learn, and adjusting my style of teaching to match their needs. My classes are voice off, but I have many visual cues along with text that will help students underst

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Alece K.
Brandy is a wonderful teacher- patient, flexible, knowledgeable, professional, and fun! She is easy to work with, a kind human being, and a great instructor. I highly recommend Brandy as a tutor for students of all levels of ASL!
Wilma C.
Brandy was very patient with me; very good instructor. She seems to want t ensure that I learned the signs right and confidently.
Ronald
Patient, clear, provide examples to explain concepts, a pleasure to be taught by her.
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Cheryl V.

28 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Bachelor's Early Childhood Education from Ashworth College
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Cheryl V.

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I am a full time online English Teacher, and a previous daycare owner for 10+years. I have tutored many ESL students. Over a period of time, and within the first few lessons, my students English, speaking abilities have improved a great deal. My teaching philosophy, is that learning requires more than just educating someone or acquiring new knowledge. In my opinion, I feel, that it is more so rather, are entire inner and outer circle of well being; which is why my approach to teaching, is from an aural, visual and curiosity perspective. Clay Patrick Bedford, once said: “You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives” My teaching techniques are always challenging. However, very exciting, interesting, with a blast of fun and lots of activities; very suitable and appropriate for any level of ESL. I always assess, recognize strengths, weaknesses, and structure my lessons ...

About Cheryl

Are you excited about learning how to crochet? Are you ready to create great gifts, crafts, projects, and more, to keep, or give away to someone special? If yes, than come learn with me! I have been crocheting for over 10years. I am very passionate, skillful, and successful in this art of work. I w

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MARCIA
Cheryl was very patient with me and concise in her instructions. I enjoyed the lesson and am enjoying the homework as well - I can't wait for the next lesson.
Jamie M.
Canceled all of the lessons. I bought everything on the supply list and she didn't give 1 lesson!
Faith HoSang
Cheryl is an excellent teacher. Not only was class informative but fun. She’s a great teacher not only for beginners but for anyone wanting to bush up on their skills.

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"Amazing teacher!! He's very easy to learn with and is always trying to find the best way to explain tricky grammar."
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Took Spanish lessons from Javier D.
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"Our first instructor. She is lovely, knowledgeable and professional."
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Catherine M.
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"HaiBo does a great job pushing me to learn as much as I can, but will take the time to slow down when necessary. She is a great teacher and also very kind and understanding and is willing to work with my schedule. I highly recommend."
Jerry
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from HaiBo S.
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