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Kelvin L.

143 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music MA from University of Nottingham
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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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Michele K.
Kelvin is a wonderful instructor! He is very patient, personable, and seems very passionate about what he does. I highly recommend Kelvin!
Chris H.
Great guy!! Very intelligent
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Victor M.

5 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Best Actor from Mexico National University
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Victor M.

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My pedagogy is constructivist and interdisciplinary . This means students learn Spanish not just from textbooks and exercises but mostly from using and practicing the language through the arts and through their personal experiences with it. Poems, music, plays, movies, podcasts, voiceover, and many other art forms are the main resource of knowledge and go hand in hand with a technical review by the instructor.

About Victor

I have been extremely passionate about teaching Acting and Spanish for over 10 years (and have been an English as a Second Language student for 30!!) I am a native of Mexico City but made Chicago my home three years ago when I decided to continue my acting career in such a lovely city. (Acting

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Karima
Victor has been tutoring me Spanish for a few months now, and I cannot recommend his classes highly enough. Each class is tailored to expand vocabulary and confidence in speaking, ranging from every day conversations to learning cultural nuances and perfecting the accent. Victor is incredibly enthusiastic and makes the classes challenging and fun! I definitely recommend his tutoring services to anyone wanting an introduction to Spanish, to fine-tuning their fluency.
Kelsey
Víctor is a very generous and patient teacher! He does such a good job of catering the curriculum to your skill level and interests.
Marsha
I was just looking to learn a new language since all my kids are out of the house. I took spanish in highschool but all I could say is “ hola como estas “ and “queso”. Thanks to Victor I was able to read 100 Years of Solitude in spanish and I can watch casa de las Flores without subtitles. I am booking a trip to Colombia in September with my husband. I can’t wait to be his guide all thanks to Victor!

Bill L.

27 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaching since 2012
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Bill L.

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Grew up in America for over 13 years and speak 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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christina B.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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I have lived in the south of France and have a near perfect ile-de France accent. I

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I lived in Paris and in Nice France for several years before I received my Master's degrees. I studied with aspiring high-school and college instructors at Ecole- in Nice, France and briefly at the university of Nice. I have been tutoring children and adults since 2000. I like to be able to help m

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Steve B.

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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Steve B.

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Since living in Extremadura, Spain as a high school exchange student, I’ve been in love with Spanish language and culture. This passion took me to Argentina during college where I studied economic history and immersed myself in the adventure and landscapes of Patagonia. Later, my work in international education and teaching for Nat Geo Student Expeditions took me to Patagonia, Ecuador and Spain teaching weeks long expeditions in photography, Spanish, and culture. I am fluent in both Castilian and Argentine dialects and love incorporating culture and the outdoor adventure world into my lessons. Quiero ser tu guía al mundo de español!

About Steve

Hola amigos! I hope you're as excited to learn and practice Spanish together as I am! Learning Spanish and traveling throughout the Spanish-speaking world has been one of the great, enriching joys of my life and I can't wait to share what I've learned so that you too can engage with new friends

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Hannah
Steve was wonderful! He is so personable and fun. The kids connected with him right off the bat, and really looked forward to their time together. Steve is clearly an experienced professional and we highly recommend him.
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Tatiana Z.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • M.A., Ph.D. from Moscow State Linguistic University
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Tatiana Z.

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I have a Ph.D. in Philology and am a native Russian speaker born in Moscow - the capital of Russia. Therefore, I can apply my knowledge of language methodologies to teach Russian. Also, I have tutored foreign students in Russian for many years already.

Russian is my native language and it is one of the most beautiful, amazing languages in the world; it is the language of great writers and poets, actors and artists, philosophers and scientists, musicians and humanists. Besides teaching I held lectures in theory of language, history of language, psycholinguistic, and sociolinguistics.

About Tatiana

I am a former German professor from Russia who currently lives in America and tutors full time now Russian and German. I provide a variety of activities for my lessons so you will never get bored. For example, I will use games, interactive conversational lessons, fun warm up tasks, case studies,

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Nicola K.
Tatiana is super helpful & thorough, and makes the lessons enjoyable. I'm finding myself improving very quickly thanks to her!
Cassidy
We had fun doing the alohabet! Looking forward to more
Charles W.
I worked with Tatiana for several weeks in order to brush up on my german which I once knew quite well. Tatiana was a great help by assessing where I was and immediately putting together lessons that were perfect for me. I highly recommend her as a german teacher at any level.

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"Carla is the smartest, sweetest, most patient person I know. She has a deep understanding of human nature and leaning styles of different people. She has a great personality and is a super teacher. She knows how to get her point across and will spend a lot of time learning the best way to teach each individual student. She really cares about all of her students!"
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"Ana is great! She gave me materials before our first class and we had a quick chat. The first lesson was informative and fun. She clearly puts a lot of time and effort into what she does and I'm grateful to have found her."
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Took Spanish lessons from Ana S.
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"Erol is patient, supportive, and has a lot of tools for me to practice between lessons. I would recommend him for teaching German."
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"I'm glad that I found Meriem for French lessons. She's a native French speaker, a great teacher, well-prepared for each lesson, is fun to work with, and she's an all-around nice person. Highly recommended!"
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Took French lessons from Meriem B.
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"My daughter used to hate studying Chinese when she was young, now she becomes so motivated since Larry did a great job in teaching her!"
Selima
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Larry W.
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"I had 5 classes with Carlos and was very satisfied with his approach. He is very friendly and sets up the classes based upon the students needs and skills. Muchas gracias."
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Took Spanish lessons from Carlos E.
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"Mirian is a native Spanish speaker. She is responsive to any questions or concerns. She is very professional and reliable. She has helped me with writing assignments for graduate level courses. I highly recommend her!"
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Took Spanish lessons from Mirian M.
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"Silvana is an excellent teacher. She understands what's most vital in learning Italian, and she works with you on pronunciation. You will not be disappointed in choosing her, as she makes learning a new language fun!"
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Took Italian lessons from Silvana Saber A.
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"Prajakta is not only good but a great teacher and my son has thoroughly enjoyed as well as learned a lot through the Hindi lessons with her,he not only started speaking ,reading but eventually started writing the Devnagri lipi. We were very happy with his progress in Hindi and highly recommend her to anyone looking to learn Hindi."
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Took Hindi lessons from Prajakta R.
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