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Rita B.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rita B.

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Ciao amici! I'm Rita! I'm 29, and was born and raised in Catania, Italy. I studied food science in Italy until 4 years ago, after that I moved in America and started a new path as a dental hygienist. In the meantime I teach yoga, Pilates and my beautiful language, Italian. As a real Sicilian I have a big passion for food and I would love to do some cooking class soon. I love to help students reach their goals; with a little bit of patience and passion I believe everyone has the potential to succeed. Can't wait to meet you!

About Rita

Hi, I am Rita and I am from Sicily, Italy. I moved to America 4 years ago and can now, at 29, finally say that I know enough English to allow me to have a smooth conversation with you. When I landed in US I did not know this platform existed, otherwise it would have been faster and easier to immerse

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Kristina
Rita is a highly recommended italian teacher for whom , as i was, starts to learn this beautiful language. Two thumbs UP!
Henry T
Rita has bene great for keeping my Italian up. After learning Italian during my years of working in Italy, I had become rusty, not having spoken it for many years, and was looking for a way to retain my abilities. Rita is a great conversationalist, and a great personality. I always have a great time speaking with her during our sessions.
Rose C.
Rita is a great teacher!
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Elisa P.

36 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 5 to 90
  • Language Mediation and Intercultural Communication from Mediazione Linguistica e Culturale, Universitá degli Studi di Milano, Italia
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Elisa P.

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Want to learn Italian and/or Spanish?
Do you want to know more about the Italian culture and cuisine?
I am here to help you reaching your goals no matter if you start from the beginning or you are intermediate. I am an Italian teacher with a degree in foreign languages and tutoring has always been my passion.
My lessons are customized to your needs and interests. When you reach your goal, I’d reach mine too.
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ITALIAN FOR TRAVELERS!
Taking a trip to Italy and want to learn Italian? If you want to have a great experience and be prepared for every situation you'll find yourself in, basic Italian is a must.
Going to Italy knowing more than Ciao and Buongiorno, would make everybody feel more comfortable.
If you want to improve your Italian before your trip, have some lessons with me.
My lessons are focused on conversation in contexts, vocabulary and phrases you need to know if you travel there. I'll be sure you ...

About Elisa

Ciao! My name is Elisa and I am a native Italian speaker. I was born and raised in Italy and now I live in Portland, Oregon. I have a bachelor degree in Foreign languages (Minor: Language Mediation and Intercultural Communication) at the University of Milan, Italy. I am also in the process of gett

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MaryJean
Elisa is a great teacher! She is very observant and picks up on your needs easily. She provides just the right amount of review to assure you have grasped the lesson with the perfect amount of new information to keep you challenged. Brava!
Sofia B.
I purchased a package of lessons with Elisa. My daughter really enjoyed her first Italian lesson. Elisa kept her engaged and interested during their session. I highly recommend her!
Emma H.
I just had my second lesson with Elisa and I am really enjoying her classes. She is organized and creates nice lesson plans for each class that are easy to follow along. I am looking forward to learning more Italian! Grazie, Elisa!
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Gina G.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portuguese, French, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gina G.

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Gina has a BA and MA in Italian language and literature. She grew up with the Italian language in her family and is currently very active with Italian language groups in her community - including participating in Italian conversation groups, Italian film clubs and Italian music festivals. She travels extensively throughout Italy and is very happy to share her passion for the Italian language.

About Gina

Hello! I am Gina and I am a linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. I am a Chartered Linguist MCIL and ACIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists (UK). I have been teaching and tutoring foreign languages since 1990. I teach adults, college students, high

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I give Gina a 5 star because it doesn't have a 10. She is awesome, smart, fun, and caring. I take Spanish and makes so much easier because she also speaks fluent Portuguese (my native language), and she can explain the difference between both language. I highly recommend Gina :)
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Sabrina I.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Italian, French
  • Doctor of Modern Languages (D.M.L.) Italian and French from Middlebury College Language Schools
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sabrina I.

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Speak beautiful, authentic Italian, and enjoy every moment of the learning process! I enjoy helping and inspiring students of all ages. As both a certified teacher and private tutor, I offer highly individualized, fun and engaging lessons to meet your personal goals, interests and learning styles. I use a variety of materials, including conversational dialogues, practical role-plays, music, videos, cartoons, and more. I hold a B.A., M.A. and Doctorate in Modern Languages and specialize in language instruction. We always infuse culture into each language lesson, and you will see I cater to your specific interests or future travel plans. I have been told my passion for Italian language and culture is contagious. I am patient, personable, knowledgeable, creative and fun-loving, and above all l will quickly figure out how you learn best and what motivates you. Thanks for reading!

About Sabrina

Buon giorno! I'm Sabrina. I specialize in language instruction (Italian and French) and have spent the past 15+ years working with students of all ages, as both a classroom teacher and a private tutor. I hold a Doctorate in Modern Languages, and offer highly individualized and engaging lessons to m

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Patricia A.
Sabrina is patient with trying to understand your abilities and is able to work with you.
This is important in a teacher as she is really teaching you as an individual and not just using a standardize format.
Marianna
Sabrina is a delightful instructor. She’s an experienced teacher and her fluency is impeccable. Her knowledge of the language and teaching ability are excellent. Lessons with Sabrina are fun, informative and perfectly tailored to your language level, goals and learning style. I highly recommend her for your Italian lessons!
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Mirela S.

1 Review
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2020
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Mirela S.

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I have over 20 years of experience in teaching Italian as a foreign language to students of all ages and levels.I look forward to encourage every student from beginner to advance focusing not only on the Italian language but also on the rich culture and history of Italy.

About Mirela

Ciao a tutti! I have been teaching Italian for more than twenty years in Europe and in the USA.After receiving a Master of Arts in Theory and Methodology of Italian Language and Culture for Foreign students from Universita' Tor Vergata in Rome,Italy i dedicated my passion of teaching Italian to my s

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Rebeka
I have taken private lessons with Mirela and she is absolutely an amazing professor. Italian language is her favorite thing to teach. She is very passionate about teaching and sharing her Italian experiences.
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Austin C.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, Greek, Italian, Haitian Creole
  • Awarded 1st Place from Il Cenacolo Italiano di Cleveland
  • Master's of Education from John Carroll University
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Austin C.

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Ciao a tutti! I learned Italian through immersion with Italian speakers as a young teenager. I won an Italian competition as a 9th grader against 12th graders called "Il Cenacolo". I also got a 5 on the AP Italian test. I have a Master's degree in Education and understand the psychology of learning. I am a supportive and encouraging educator that continually pushes my students. Lessons will be engaging and interactive. We learned our first language through a combination of speaking, listening, body language, and trial and error! Our lessons will focus on building your oral fluency in being able to comprehend and express yourself in Italian.

About Austin

Hello, my name is Austin! Teaching is my life's passion and it never feels like work to me! I am a 1st grade teacher and a lifelong learner. I have my Masters of Education in Early Childhood and will eventually be pursuing my Doctorate. I use research-based best practice to inform my teaching. I spe

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Hyeonsu
He is really good at teaching ESL, and knows about kids well.
My two kids love him!
Jan
Great first lesson... a lot to absorb and Austin makes it easy and fun!.... This will be an exciting journey with him and I know his teaching method will take me to my goal this year - speaking conversational Italian.
Hannah
Austin is passionate about teaching languages and is one of the most patient teachers! He is enthusiastic about ESL and truly loves what he does. He is kind and supportive and is sure to take great care of any student under him, seeing them through throughout all of their progress. Austin is of a kind and does an INCREDIBLE job!

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The average cost of 60-minute Italian lessons in Highland is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $86 per hour.
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"Silvana is a great teacher and makes learning lots of fun! I'm really learning a lot and am enjoying every lesson!"
Linda
Took Italian lessons from Silvana Saber A.
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"thank you can't wait to see you next time; I will try my best ciao:)"
Willow
Took Italian lessons from Delia D.
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"This is the first time I have taken lessons online and I have been very impressed. Simona is excellent at both presenting the material in a clear and concise way as well as customizing it to the individual. I highly recommend her as an instructor."
Kim
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"So far, Delia has been amazing. We love learning from an Italian living in Italy/Sicily. Plus she makes the lessons fun & interesting for my rising 6th grader. Excited to continue lessons with Delia and see how my daughter progresses."
Sienna
Took Italian lessons from Delia D.
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"I had my first session with Silvana Saber today and it was wonderful. I love the Italian language but need I work on my fluency. I feel less afraid of making errors today, thanks to Silvana."
Jennifer
Took Italian lessons from Silvana Saber A.
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"Silvana is very easy to work with and very encouraging as well. It was a successful first lesson and I look forward to others. Thank you"
Lynn
Took Italian lessons from Silvana Saber A.
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"Very patient and supportive. She explained everything very clearly and had a natural flowing teaching format. The homework was always very helpful to keep learning outside of class. Very much recommend!"
Madison
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"My first lesson with Maria was great! I feel very motivated to keep learning."
Zoey
Took Italian lessons from Maria D.
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"Sabrina is wonderful. She's exactly what I hoped to find in my teacher. I speak some Italian, but I have gaps in my understanding correct usage of pronouns and several basic verbs. Our conversations bring those gaps out, and we work on correcting them. Sabrina is Patient, funny, calm, and professional. She manages to make me feel good about where I am, how far I have come, and where I am going with this beautiful language. Bravissima!"
Phyllis
Took Italian lessons from Sabrina I.
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"I really enjoyed my first lesson with Ginevra. Pushed me but patient. Great teacher!"
Thomas
Took Italian lessons from Ginevra P.
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