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Chicago, IL
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I have over 13 years of teaching experience as well as a graduate degree in TESL/TEFL.

About Steve
I have over 13 years of teaching experience at both the secondary and post-secondary level, and I have lived and taught for nearly 10 years in Japan. I have a graduate degree in education with a specialization in TESL/TEFL.

I prefer engaging in long-term professional relationships with students rather than one-time tutoring sessions.
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Grace M. August 30, 2018
· Public Speaking · Online
Good class!
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Kishor A. August 22, 2018
· Accent Reduction · Online
Steve is a professional, knowledgeable and patient trainer. He was very helpful in identifying my issues and correct those.
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Haroon A. July 27, 2018
· Accent Reduction · Online
Steve is a friendly instructor and he will work with you on areas that you need to improve, also his time management is great and I have been able to cancel or reschedule my classes with an hour before the class. His communication skill is also great and you can always have a meaningful conversation with him.
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Steve S.

Steve S.

Chicago, IL 60660
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Downers Grove, IL
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Fun, interactive, useful, motivating and effective classes.
Individual or group classes.
Native Spanish speaker and qualified teacher who tailors classes to students' level, needs, age, learning styles and interests.
Free materials, flexible schedule and friendly atmosphere.

About Georgina
An energetic and highly motivated individual dedicated to fostering personal and intellectual growth through foreign language teaching, via modern and eclectic methodologies of language learning, with emphasis on interaction, communication, and generating interest in foreign languages and cultures.
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Christopher March 14, 2018
· Spanish · In studio
Georgina is a native speaker with a clear, concise approach and dives right in. So far so good.
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Eddie K. July 25, 2017
· Spanish · In studio
Georgina is doing such a great job catering the Spanish lessons to the needs of each child per the goals that have been set. The lessons are fun and engaging and my boys really enjoy them.
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Moe T. July 12, 2017
· Spanish · Online
A great teacher who is enthusiastic, very smart and makes class fun!
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Georgina L.

Georgina L.

Downers Grove, IL 60515
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About Marie K.

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Chicago, IL
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Indulge yourself by learning languages. It opens your prospect to a new different world with a different culture, you feel like you gain a new person and a new experience while networking with new people around you. I personally admire languages and would like to share this passion with you. I invite you to start expanding your horizon by choosing a new language.
I enjoy teaching in a dynamic Fun Immersion method.

About Marie
I came recently to U.S. And I was tutoring languages back in my country for 8 years. I hope to build a good reputation here too with my students. I'm so patient toward kids, and I like to innovate methods to engage early learners (songs, stories, game...)
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Josiah O. February 24, 2018
· Arabic · Online
She is an amazing instructor! I have seen huge improvement immediately on my son. She makes learning so much fun so my 7 year old son is always looking forward to her class. He learned more with her in a few classes then he did in private school. Highly recommend her
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Shreya January 11, 2018
· French · In studio
Extremely patient and encouraging with beginning students. She makes the classes fun and interactive.
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Laura Youngberg October 7, 2016
· Arabic ·
Marie did a wonderful job working with our clients' children for an Arabic Language and Culture Camp at the Iraqi Mutual Aid Society. She was professional, organized, compassionate, and creative. She was very cooperative with me and children loved her. I would recommend her for any position she applies for.
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Marie K.

Marie K.

Chicago, IL 60657
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$20 / 30-min

About Mindi Z.

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Chicago, IL

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As an ESL speaker myself, I am well aware of all sorts of issues and difficulties English learners would encounter. I teach everything about ESL: speaking, listening, writing, and reading, and I promise you will be more confident about your English after taking just a couple lessons with me.

About Mindi
I earned my bachelor's degree in History and East Asian Languages and Civilizations from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017, and will be getting a master's degree in social sciences from the University of Chicago in August 2018. The subjects I teach on Takelessons including Mandarine Chinese, ESL, History, and Essay Writing.

A native of Hangzhou, China, I am a historian studying modern East Asian History in the United States. Instead of giving students tedious, boring lecture, my teaching style is characterized by lively interaction between the student and me, and I am skillful at asking thought-provoking questions and let the students find the answers by themselves, whilst I play the role of a guide and a friend. I believe this is the best and most efficient way to help students improve.

I have well-prepared class
plans for every subject I teach, but I am also flexible to the student's specific demands. I can also design special assignments or course plan well tailored to the student's needs.
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Mindi Z.

Mindi Z.

Chicago, IL 60615
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$15 / 30-min

About Mohammed B.

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Itasca, IL

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English major and passionate about teaching esp. teaching foreign languages.!

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Passionate about teaching esp. teaching foreign languages. Happy to help!
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Elmos A. August 28, 2018
· French · Online
Mohammed is a great teacher. He went above and beyond during my lesson and provided valuable resources, tools, and advice. I would highly recommend his services.
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Mohammed B.

Mohammed B.

Itasca, IL 60143
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About Jo M.

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Chicago, IL
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Want to improve your English and sound like a native English speaker? Need copy editing of your professional document? I am well able to help and can teach you colloquialisms so you can chat easily with friends, classmates, co-workers, salespeople, etc., or just help you reduce your accent and improve pronunciation.

About Jo
Hi there! My name is Jo and I can't wait to meet you! I grew up in the Midwest and have lived all over the world. I studied journalism and theater at university and work in business management currently. I love helping my students master the English language and gain confidence in their abilities. I'm a charismatic and enthusiastic teacher and I like to personalize my lessons to my students needs. I look forward to working with you in order to meet your goals!
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Jo M.

Jo M.

Chicago, IL 60654
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$35 / 30-min

About Jackie B.

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Detroit, MI
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I am a TESOL certified teacher with 5 years of ESL teaching experience. I am patient, fun and outgoing. I love meeting new people and teaching English!

About Jackie
Hello! Thank you for taking the time to read my bio. I am an outgoing and fun ESL teacher with 5 years of experience to a wide age range. I taught English while living in South Korea and also online to Chinese students! I really love teaching and hope to meet you so we can study together.
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Jackie B.

Online
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$25 / 30-min

About Andrea K.

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Boston, MA
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I have been teaching for the past 2 years and generally look forward to any type of work with students. I personally have been through the ESL experience many years ago and will totally understand your mistakes :). I am very understanding and patient and will work with you with whatever topic, and will give my best to get you to your desired goal!

About Andrea
I am a current student in Boston University in College of Communication. I come from Serbia, and although Serbian is my first language, I have been speaking English for over 10 years not. Not only that, but I have attended boarding schools in the States, as well as continuing my education in an American university.

I have worked with students learning english mid-way through my high school, mainly with the internationals needing improvement in the spheres of conversational English, as well as academic writing.
Generally, I love working with people and teaching them what I know, especially in the language department, as I think good knowledge of English is much needed today.

That being said, it would be my pleasure to help any of you in any department of English, or if you want to practice just by talking to me. I was in your shoes on
ce, and I completely understand what you're going through. Because of that, I think it will be easy for us to connect and for me to teach you to the best of my abilities! :)
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Andrea K.

Andrea K.

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