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Sergey T.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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The best part of my tutoring is to give a good start for beginners. It will be the easy way. Students will be led step by step to gain knowledge and skills in speaking, reading, writing, and grammar issues as well. An easy start gives an easy way to go.

About Sergey

As I speak two languages English and Russian, I can teach both. Russian is my native language, so students can learn Russian from the native speaker. And that is the best way to learn foreign languages. I've been teaching Russian since 2010 and I use my own method, which is not like in boring books

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December 29, 2018
Jordon B.
Sergey has many different methods of learning the Russian language and It allows you to have fun in the process! He is definitely a great and knowledgable teacher!
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Lane O.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $45
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Hello! My name is teacher Lane and I am very excited to teach your child! I have a Bachelor's of Art Degree in
Sociology, an Associates Degree and many certifications. I am TESOL certified! I have been a preschool teacher and have studied child development both in a classroom setting and in real world observational research. I love to make learning fun and attainable. When I am not in the classroom I enjoy spending time with my family and my dog. Our favorite things to do are hiking, camping, and crafting!

I currently teach ESL to young children and I have an ESL certification. I can help you to learn English in the same natural ways that you learned your first language. I am here to help you gain confidence in speaking English and with that confidence in your self. All Lesson plans are customized to your goals and needs. For students interested in coming to my teacher studio or even an online classroom you will get a lesson plan and time to practice with a native English speaker. ...

About Lane

Hello! My name is teacher Lane and I am very excited to teach your child! I have a Bachelor's of Art Degree in Sociology, an Associates Degree and many certifications. I am TESOL certified! I have been a preschool teacher and have studied child development both in a classroom setting and in real wo

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Keith J.

(11)
Niles, IL
Starting at $20
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hi, my name is Keith, and I teach English as a second language. I just finished my Certification for TEFL, so I'm looking forward to helping you or your child be successful at learning English. I'm open to any questions that you might have, and I will travel to your location, if that's what you prefer.

About Keith

Hi, my name is Keith and I have been involved in music from an early age. I love playing and teaching piano. I started taking lessons at the age of 9, and soon added trumpet and French Horn to my list of instrumental music lessons. I continued, through High School and College, taking music classes

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October 16, 2018
Ying
Keith is an amazing teacher. My 7 year old son likes him very much. Before the lessons I worried our boy couldn’t build his interest in playing piano, just lose his enthusiasm after a while as the 7 years old always did. But Keith make me totally worry free, my son likes him very much, and he really knows how to build the kid’s interests and confidence while learning. Now my son enjoyed himself very much with Keith in their piano time. We are so lucky to find Keith.
July 2, 2018
Amy
We had four in-home lessons with Keith and he never once arrived on time. And not like 5 minutes late because of bad traffic or something. Once he was 40 minutes late, and another time he was 45 minutes late. For an hour lesson. At first I though there was some confusion because the time on take lessons was slightly different than the time we agreed to (he asked if we could start earlier than the time slot that was listed, and I agreed) but after speaking with him about it, we were both on the same page as to what time the lesson *should* begin, he just never arrived on time. He seems to be very overbooked and busy and does not respect his clients’ time. He told me that the disparity of arriving on time or a half hour late is “superfluous,” so if you hire him, be prepared to have a wide window of when he could show up. My kids liked him as a teacher, which is why I kept giving him chances and trying to work out scheduling issues (I offered to move our lessons to a different time, but he insisted the time we were at was fine) but in the end, things could not be resolved.
June 28, 2018
Kate S.
He’s an amazing piano teacher. Very kind and patient with my 5 yr old. Highly recommended

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Tatiana Z.

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ESL
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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My background as a teacher of ESL is extensive. I taught technical English to engineering students at the university (MEPhI) for 8 years. Additionally I have been preparing Russian students for the English State Exam at school and adults for business and private trips to English speaking countries.
As a philologist I am able to pinpoint individual issues and difficulties to help correct problems in language acquisition.

About Tatiana

I am a former German professor from Russia who currently lives in America and tutors full time now Russian and German. I provide a variety of activities for my lessons so you will never get bored. For example, I will use games, interactive conversational lessons, fun warm up tasks, case studies,

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September 24, 2019
Vladimir G.
I am having a very dynamic and very immersive German experience. I enjoy it a lot!
July 31, 2019
CHELSEY
Tatiana is certainly one of the greatest teachers I have ever studied with. I am extremely grateful to have her as my mentor, and I my recommendations are high for anyone seeking a top-quality language-learning experience.
June 13, 2019
Celina L.
I've only just started, but I can see that I'm definitely going to make some great progress with Tatiana. I would recommend her for sure.
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Simone M.

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ESL
Starting at $20
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I am a certified English teacher through the TEFL Academy (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). I received my certification in 2014. In doing so, I have had in-class experience working with a 5-year-old Russian girl, and a 12 year old Mexican boy. I have also lived in France for 2 years where I have worked extensively with French children ranging in age from 5-14 in regards to English speaking and writing.

About Simone

Hello! My name is Simone! Let's speak English! I have taught English since 2012 to both children and adults of all levels. I try my best to make learning fun! I'm an open-minded, friendly person who loves languages. I like to focus on speaking, because it is often the most difficult or frustrating

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Wally M.

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ESL
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • M.A. Consciousness Studies from JFK University
  • Teaching since 1980
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As a native English speaker, with 40 years teaching experience, I specialize in creating lessons and adapting them to the needs and skill levels of each student. Learning should be an enjoyable experience, with practical, real life application. I will work with you to design a learning program and strategy that meets your individual goals and pace.

About Wally

Greetings! Teaching has been my profession for 40 years! I have taught all levels of high school, and have always enjoyed working with students in a 1-1 setting where we can focus on your individual questions and needs. As a professional educator, I have completed federal and state background check

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September 24, 2019
Walter
Great Guide! Thank you Wally!

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Average Cost of ESL Lessons in Des Plaines, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ESL lessons in Des Plaines is $63. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $240 per hour.
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"The best teacher ever!"
- Renata
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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
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"The best teacher! Thank you."
- Sonny
Took ESL lessons from Soni C.
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"I really enjoy our lessons! Carla helps me to improve my every day English and be confident. I start to think what I talk and how I talk. She gives a good examples that easy to remember.
Thank you a lot!"
- Irina
Took ESL lessons from Carla C.
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"Jackie has being an excellent support in my academic studies."
- Renata
Took ESL lessons from Jackie D.
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"Kristen is a wonderful teacher! She is teaching me and a friend at the same time and we both love the classes."
- Avi
Took ESL lessons from Kristen O.
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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."
- serra
Took ESL lessons from Henry M.
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"Henry is a very good teacher and I have been very happy with my ESL lessons. He teaches me a lot. He always corrects my mistakes and helps me to improve. Henry is very professional and a very nice person."
- Nathalene
Took ESL lessons from Henry M.
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"She is very nice and I learned a lot."
- Yuko
Took ESL lessons from Victoria M.
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"Teaches very well, and he is humorous , responsible and experienced."
- Xinxia
Took ESL lessons from Matt G.
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