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About Linda L.

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Tucker, GA

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About Linda
*** Travel Equipment ***
I do not typically provide any equipment - but I am willing to select and purchase books for the students to learn from (cost of books to be reimbursed by the student/parent)
when requested to do so.

I am also willing to provide stick-on note-names for the keyboard, for young children.

The students must have their own instruments, and provide a folder for sheet music and notes/instructions.

*** Specialties ***
Guitar, I specialize in the following styles: jazz, rock, blues, folk, bluegrass, and children's songs.
Piano: I prefer electronic keyboard to acoustic piano, but am happy to teach beginning students on a regular piano as well. I teach note-reading, playing by ear, and theory, with en emphasis on rock, pop, and folk music. I include arranging, chord theory, and use of the many features of an electronic keyboard, in the lessons.
Bass Guitar: I teach rock, pop, funk, and country music on bass.
Banjo: I teach bluegrass, country, and some blues and rock music. I can also teach a bit of old-timey frailing/clawhammer style.
English and Reading: I am highly qualified, to tutor/teach English (spoken, written, and reading comprehension) to both native English speakers and to those learning it as a second language.
*** I am particularly good at working with children who have a.d.h.d. and other learning disabilities!
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Joe G. January 16, 2017
Verified Student · Banjo · In studio
Everything went great teacher is great can't wait until next lesson
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Ella August 11, 2016
Verified Student · Banjo · In studio
Linda is easily the most patient and welcoming person I've ever worked with. She has incredible knowledge over a vast array of topics and she is eager to share with others. This, in my opinion, is the most important quality of all teachers. Her lessons have proved a great way to build a solid base in my field of interest. as well as providing me with a well rounded and wonderful mentor that I'm sure to rely on for many other lessons in the future- banjo or otherwise!
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April H. July 13, 2016
Verified Student · Piano · In studio
Linda is an excellent teacher! Linda is very patient and accommodating and flexible. Linda is extremely personable, extremely open minded and well rounded. She is a wealth of knowledge with all types and genres of music. Linda makes me feel calm and relaxed during our lessons!
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Linda L.

Linda L.

Tucker, GA 30084
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About Giulia B.

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Atlanta, GA
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About Giulia
Born in Italy, I lived and studied there till I graduated from college at the Univesita' degli Studi di Urbino. I moved to the States in 2008 and here is where I found my passion in teaching Italian.
I worked, as an Italian instructor, at Kennesaw State University, Ga and I'm currently teaching online, for a private company. I am available for any kind of program and personalized need like grammar of any level, conversation, reading and listening comprehension. I also offer online lessons through Skype as well as in person, one to one or group classes.
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Giulia B.

Giulia B.

Atlanta, GA 30346
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Suwanee, GA
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I am a native speaker of Portuguese and got my degree in English (ESL) and French Teaching in my home country, Portugal. I have been teaching foreign languages and ESL for more than 20 years and am c
omfortable working with all age groups. I taught 17 years in Portugal (ESL and French; 6-12 grades and Adult Education Programs) and ever since I moved to the US in 2010 (Portuguese and Spanish in a corporation, and tutoring all four languages at home or online). I am a very patient, motivated and enthusiastic teacher and I always adjust my teaching methods to the student's age, needs and purpose. I never give up on a student and I am sure I can help him/her attain his/her full potential. I believe anyone can learn a new language but consistent repetition and refreshing before, during and after class is needed. I expect the student to be responsible, patient and persistent in his learning process and I am willing to help him/her on the way.
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Dawn B. March 2, 2017
Verified Student · Portuguese · In home
My husband and I really enjoyed our first lesson with Helena and are looking forward to our next one.
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Ángel D. November 21, 2016
Verified Student · French · Online
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Angel November 10, 2016
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Helena is helping my son to start in French and she achieves to have him motivated and excited about learning. It is showing to be a good way to develop a new language.
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Helena R.

Helena R.

Suwanee, GA 30024
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About Thierry D.

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Atlanta, GA
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About Thierry
Hello, My name is Thierry. I have been teaching French for 24 years. Before moving to the United States, I taught French and English in the French public school. In 1995, I moved to Atlanta and I was
hired by Atlanta International School, where I have been teaching since then. I teach all level of French from 6 to 12 grade ( French as a first and second language, and social studies in French)
I love tutoring because I like to give students, who are struggling to get confidence and for those who want to get ahead to challenge them. I always had a good relationship with my students.

I have 24 years of experience in teaching French (all levels for middle and high schoolers). I have a master's degree in teaching foreign languages.

Feel free to contact me at the following address: tdarlis@gmail.com if you have any questions and/or if you want to schedule lessons
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Thierry D.

Thierry D.

Atlanta, GA 30350
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$21 / 30-min

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