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Bill L.

31 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bill L.

31 Reviews
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Grew up in America (born in Taiwan) for over 13 years and native speaker of both English and Mandardin Chinese.

About Bill

I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep going during hard times. This is where a tutor would come in handy.

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Caroline I.
Bill is very knowledgeable about Java and really goes the extra mile to help a student learn.
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Amadou B.

36 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Amadou B.

36 Reviews
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French is among the most important languages in the world; over 7% of the world's population speak it and it is the third most important language in the business world. Unfortunately, French is notorious for being gratuitously difficult. On the bright side, I have over 7 years of experience with French, I speak it fluently and I teach it up until the intermediate level. I tutor French in a fun and engaging way that captivates my students and has them speaking it in a provisional amount of time. Along with the basics, I also delve into the technicalities of French grammar, spelling and reading. You've come to the right person, as you'll never have to be craven taking your next French test, impressing your French-speaking friend or visiting a francophone country after I 'fragment French'.

About Amadou

I am a distinguished graduate from Illinois Tech with a bachelor's of mechanical engineering. I make it my duty to break down many of the complexities in math, science and engineering that have been plaguing students since the beginning of time. I have over 10 years of teaching experience teaching

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Amadou is excellent!!
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Kelvin L.

154 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 4th National violin competition from Poland
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Kelvin L.

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"I've been teaching Chinese for 15 years and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of Chinese culture, study abroad in Asia, and more! Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and as time goes on, you'll be able to conjugate like a pro!
Chinese language learning materials as part of an integrated curriculum designed to motivate students in non-native Chinese environments to start speaking Chinese.

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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Kelvin is a wonderful instructor! He is very patient, personable, and seems very passionate about what he does. I highly recommend Kelvin!

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Cheryl I.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded TESOL Advanced and TESOL Foundational Certifications from VipKid
  • Bachelor's in Elementary Education with Kindergarten Endorsement from Bethel University
  • Teaches students 4 to 50
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Cheryl I.

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I am certified in American Sign Language. I can help teach for the basics.

About Cheryl

This is a great time to sign up with me to learn online. I am available to help with your educational needs while schools are taking a break. My name is Cheryl. My talents are to help students with their resumes and interview techniques, basic math skills, writing skills, and reading skills. I

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Candace
This was a first for us completing online cheer training to keep my daughter engaged throughout COVID lockdown. Cheryl was kind and supportive of my daughter as she tried new cheers and movements.
Her daughter was also a great co-teacher!
Looking forward to week 2.
Kristiana B.
Cheryl was great!! She was very knowledgeable and patient. My daughter was able to learn what we would consider a lot on the very first lesson. Despite the technical difficulties we were having with our personal equipment Cheryl was able to work through those issues with us and continue a lesson. She was friendly kind and reassuring to my daughter who doesn’t always have the most confidence in herself. She is helping her learn something that she really wants to do And helping her with her self-confidence as well! Couldn’t ask for anything more! Thank you so much take lessons and Cheryl
Lisa
I was so nervous waiting to get my evaluation, but Cheryl put me at ease. She was so helpful and I am truly grateful. Thank you so much Cheryl.
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Chaneé N.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
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Chaneé N.

18 Reviews
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Sign Language is an awesome form of visual communication! I love ASL and the deaf culture. I have years of experience and I'd be delighted to teach you. All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to your needs and goals. Not only will you be signing like a pro in no time, but you will be able to communicate with the deaf and hard of hearing communities. Let's get started!

About Chaneé

Hey There! I'm Chaneé. I am an American Sign Language tutor and professional Actress. Over the years I have taught ASL to many actors for specific roles and just great students who wanted to learn to communicate with the deaf. If you have friends or family that is deaf or dealing with hearing loss

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Georgia Mann
so so so kind and flexible!! She is easy to work with, and a very good teacher.
Sara
She, from the beginning, has made this comfortable and fun to the point that her and I are in this for the long run. Very outgoing and helpful with ASL since it is one of her passions too.
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Yajuan M.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Spanish, Arabic, English, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean, French
  • Education from Bucknell University, PA
  • Teaching since 2000
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Yajuan M.

37 Reviews
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Practice listening and speaking Mandarin Chinese skills with a native speaker, a former radio host, a 20 years of classroom teacher in a variety topics that relate to current events in the world.
Reading exercises are equally emphasized in the lessons learning.
Writing skills will be embedded in email writing or message exchanging.
Students are encouraged to explore their learning needs and learning interests. In other words, the teacher tailors the curriculum and meet learners' learning desire in every possible way.

About Yajuan

I gained my BA in Chinese Language and Culture, first MA in Chinese Language and Literature, second MA in Education (from Bucknell University, PA). I have been teaching American students, from kindergarteners to adults, for the past 20 years at a variety of schools settings including colleges/uni

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Jamila J.
Tiffany L.
Yajuan teacher is an amazing teacher! I started to study with her because I already knew some Mandarin but wasn't sure what level I was. Yajuan was able to assess me and also fine tune the courses to a level that I was comfortable in. She is a very encouraging and enthusiastic teacher. I definitely recommend her if you're looking to learn Mandarin no matter your level.
Joy
Very patient and good with kids. My kids enjoy the class very much!

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"I had a short time frame for a French review, and Jean Luc was very easy to schedule time with. He quickly understood what I needed and responded. Highly recommended"
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"I had great time learning Italian from Mya. She made it seem so easy. Even though my trip to Italy has been postponed by the recent travel ban, I feel I will be prepared in most situations a vacationer might experience."
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"Basma has very a flexible way of teaching. She goes to the most advanced grammar and explains everything very clearly and at the same time she teaches you practical ways of speaking the language and communicating on daily basis. You've got to start learning with her Arabic if you want to learn the language."
Patricia
Took Arabic lessons from Basma N.
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