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Stephanie O.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $84
  • Speaks Spanish
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma from Atlantic High School
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Stephanie O.

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Native Spanish speaker! Scored a 5 on the AP Spanish Language exam.

About Stephanie

I went to Princeton University and majored in molecular biology. I was high school salutatorian (2nd in a class of 500+) and completed the International Baccalaureate (IB) program. I've been tutoring continuously since high school, as both a private tutor and a volunteer, in subjects all across

Marycruz F.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Marycruz F.

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My lessons are so unique because I am a very intuitive teacher. I customize my lessons in a way that my student really excels in the time that is with me. As a native Spanish speaker and I very knowledgeable to the areas of the language that might tend to be a little bit more complex for some students. I had been tutoring students for five years and I have seen my students raise their confidence and proficiency with their Spanish skills beyond what they though possible. Giving the right tools and resources to each students is key to their success.

About Marycruz

I am a native Spanish speaker teaching all levels Beginner, intermediate and advanced. I customized my teaching style to my students needs. I have worked with students from top Chicago elementary and high schools with much success. My students successfully excel in their Spanish classes not only t

Keith J.

12 Reviews
Niles, IL
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Keith J.

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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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Elizabeth A.
Keith was a good teacher to our son, he was patient and kind. Our son learned a lot from him, we hope in the future to use him again, if the opportunity arises. Thanks Keith!
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.
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.

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Yiuli T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Greek, Italian, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Department of Social Sciences and Education from University of Patras, Greece
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Yiuli T.

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I like my students to structure the lessons thought their experiences. Building knowledge is about creating personal connection between the student and the subject. Otherwise the words are simply letters without any meaning. My lessons are interactive, a combination between the traditional and mondern way of teaching. In other words, i will definetely be based on a book but i would be happy to teach you all the vegs cooking "gemista"* in my kitchen!

*gemista: stuffed vegetables, typical greek dish

About Yiuli

I graduated from the social sciences, department of education in Greece and i am working as a teacher since 2015 in the private sector in Greece, Italy and UK. I have experienced a variety of education levels, starting from primary school students to adults. Myself I 've learned already 3 foreign

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Kerstin R.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Kerstin R.

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I am a native German speaker and have been teaching German since September 2011.
My students are pre-k -12 th Graders and occasionally adults, mostly Business German. SAT prep for German and German with listening.

About Kerstin

I graduated from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in June 2007 with a Master in Education (Arts in Education) degree. During my studies I worked in the framework of the Artful Adventures Program (Museum of Fine Arts in Boston), which provides object - based learning and hands on artistic ex

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Anja H.
Our daughter took to Kerstin right away. She did not want the lesson to end!
Pamela W.
Kerstin is a fantastic teacher. She connected right away with my daughter Chloe who is 8 years old and immediately engaged and had her learning German after 1 lesson. She is punctual and professional. I highly recommend her.
Joshua
She was absolutely patient and was able to work with and engage my son who has a learning disability. She did a great job making him feel comfortable and after only one session I could see his confidence go up as he continued to draw into the evening. She really enjoys what she does and it shows in the way she worked with my son.
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Maria P.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Piano from Moscow Conservatory
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Maria P.

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Russian-born linguist Maria will help you with all of your Russian language needs. She is equally fluent in Russian and English. Whether it's tutorial help you need, translating assistance or just want to have fun learning a new language, Maria guarantees superb results. Большое спасибо и удачи с Bашим русским!

About Maria

Maria was born in Moscow, Russia. Her mother was a piano teacher and started Maria playing at 4. She studied at the legendary Moscow Conservatory with Victor Merzhanov. In the US, she won the Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition and debuted with the Symphony performing Beethoven's Thi

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Gini D.
I have been studying with Maria for two months and she is the best piano teacher I have ever had. I played piano very seriously as a child, with excellent instruction using the technique of Josef and Rosina Lhevinne. As an adult, I did not play for several decades, so I am returning to piano as an older adult student. In the two months we have worked together, I have made tremendous progress.

The technique Maria teaches emphasizes using the weight of the body to produce sound while keeping the hands and arms relaxed and fluid, which not only produces a most beautiful and expressive tone, but protects the body from injury. Although similar to the Lhevinne technique, Maria’s technique takes it to higher level. Many piano teachers do not teach a technique but, in my opinion, solid technique is critical for an advanced student and best learned from the beginning.

Maria is patient and detail oriented and teaches all aspects piano with mastery. I highly recommend her.
Zachary E.
Maria is an excellent teacher for adults. I feel like there is the proper emphasis on building fundamentals while also focusing on what I enjoy about the piano (film scores). Maria is a kind and patient teacher who is challenging and still comforting for my beginner level. I would highly recommend her for any adult looking for lessons.
Zachary E.

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"My 8 year old daughter absolutely loves taking lessons with Isabelle. After each lesson, she tells me how much fun it was & wishes she could just keep learning. Our family is so impressed with how much she has learned & how adorable her French accent is now. Isabelle is not just professional & knowledgeable; she is a kind & sweet person with a genuine talent for teaching French!!!"
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Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"Claudia is a brilliant teacher! Claudia manages to be both warm, friendly and an absolute professional. She is super invested in my learning, encouraging and always plans well structured classes, which focus on my goal to be fluent. It has been such a wonderful experience, I am so pleased to have met Claudia and strongly recommend her!"
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"Great teacher for this! Excellent organization and is very clear. Has things well laid out and can really pick up the small problems with your accent and help you to change it quickly. Have recommended a couple of friends who really like her as well and having good success!"
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