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Jimmy T.

17 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from Oglethorpe University
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Jimmy T.

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From my lessons, students will gain engaging and exciting instruction. Students will use Spanish every time we meet. My aim is to help you meet your goals and help you enjoy it along the way!

About Jimmy

My name is Jimmy. I have been teaching Spanish for about seven years now. I have taught all ages from kindergarten to adults. As a current teacher, my primary goal is to make sure the students have engaging and fun experiences while learning Spanish. I do not lecture solely on the nuts and bolts

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Severin D.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded First Place from Chicago Flute Club
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Severin D.

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I have a strong grasp of material typically covered in the first two years of university instruction. I have used the textbook and workbook of Genki I and II in my coursework, and have recently begun using Tobira: Gateway to Advanced Japanese in my independent study.

About Severin

Hello, my name is Severin. I am a master's student in flute performance at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in Bloomington, IN. I am originally from Chicago, IL, where I was able to have a very rich experience of the arts growing up. I am often told that I have a very gentle, calm, and

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Stephanie O.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $84
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Stephanie O.

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

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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

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Giselle C.

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Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Giselle C.

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Want to learn everything you've always wanted about Spanish? Whatever made you start to learn this beautiful language is an amazing reason to do it so! And makes me really happy to be a part of your learning process

About Giselle

An avid lover for arts! Hi, I'm Daniela, Colombian and a crazy advocate for teaching. I'm a singer, dancer and actress that has found in teaching another love. I've been teaching for more than 5 years and the experiences are endlessly. If you wantt to have tons of fun you found the right person!

Vivian R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese
  • Medicine from UDO
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Vivian R.

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Want to learn Spanish? Interested in learning how to speak, how to sing, how to write in Spanish? I will help you build a solid foundation, part of my lesson plan involves me recording voice pronunciation, teaching you how to spell and write Spanish words, and most important of all teaching you ho to speak Spanish. Shoot me a message to see if we're a good match!

About Vivian

Hello, I'm a medicine student at Venezuela which is why I know about anatomy, organic chemistry and biology very well, but I also know about music and painting, the reason I don't have a background check is because I really don't have the money to pay for it, but I can promise you I'm very professi

Dianne N.

Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French
  • Awarded • Elected, Outstanding Graduate Student - Bilingual/Bicultural Education from Texas State University - San Marcos
  • Teaching since 2008
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Dianne N.

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I hold a Masters Degree in Education with an emphasis in Bilingual/Bicultural Education. Prior to earning my masters degree, I was a bilingual educator for six years. In addition, I have conducted research in language acquisition and have been trained using research based learning strategies.

About Dianne

Hello, I am a certified teacher and also an engineer. My main goal as an educator is to help students realize their true potential. Beyond helping my students complete homework or learn a new skill I provide them with tools for success. I teach my students so they can take charge of their learning.

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"First lesson was good, although we had some technical difficulties using Skype -- probably my fault not Valentina's -- and ended up speaking by phone. Once we get that worked out, I expect to improve my conversational Italian, with special emphasis on conjugating verbs. So wonderful to speak with someone whose first language is Italian."
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