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Marie R.

7 Reviews
Northampton, MA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French and English
  • PhD from UMass, Amherst
  • Teaches students 15 and up
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Marie R.

7 Reviews
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I have a Ph.D. in English Literature. I can teach Shakespeare and other writers of a different literary period- Explore ideas with the student, I can as well help with writing assignments, editing, and proofreading-I teach in college and know how to develop an essay.
As a translator and interpreter, I can help students with English as a second Language, and I understand the struggles to become fluent in the designated language.

About Marie

I am bilingual English-French I have a Ph.D. in English Literature with particular focus in English Renaissance Studies Shakespeare I can teach ESL as well I work in different fields all related with languages such as Interpreting, translation, teaching foreign languages, ESL

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Gabriel
Over the years I’ve had many tutors, worked with many professors and teachers, and I have to say that Marie is by far in the top 5% of all educators that I’ve seemed guidance from. I’ve taken the GRE multiple times, yet was only a few points away from my required Verbal score. I saw the reviews that Marie had and decided that she would be the best person to help me achieve my goal and I was right. She worked with me to develop a study plan based on what worked best with my schedule rather than taking one size fits all approach to my learning. She took extra steps to send my daily assignments that were challenging and helped me grow. She took time to help me get to the root cause of why I wasn’t answering questions correctly by not just moving on to the next problem just because I got it correct. She really cares. We talked constantly and she was always there when I had a question day or night. I plan to apply her methods and all that I’ve learned from her while attending the university that I was recently accepted to! Thank you Marie! Anyone seeking a truly dedicated and inspiring tutor for GRE Verbal should definitely choose Marie. Simply the best!
Gabriel
First of all, Marie is a very pleasant person. Working with someone that is nice makes learning so much better. She immediately provided me with several new techniques for studying that will allow me to focus on the areas that I am struggling with. She broke information down to where it was easy for me to understand and reemphasized key points that she was teaching to ensure that I understood them. More importantly, she asked me if I understood what she was teaching me rather than assume that I comprehended everything immediately, which many instructors I've worked with do not tend to do. Lastly, she was also willing to adjust her schedule to help me get the study sessions in that I need. I'm glad that I am working with her to up my GRE score!
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Galina C.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 19 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1978
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Galina C.

11 Reviews
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I've been teaching Russian for 5 years. Within the first lessons, you'll know alphabet and how to greet people in Russian.
From lesson to lesson you'll increase vocabulary and after a few lessons your knowledge will be enough to read short stories. I use online workbooks, textbooks. I have a list of websites. They let students learn grammar, listen to dialogues, watch movies. I love working with students and can't wait to start this journey through Russian grammar and literature with you.

About Galina

My name is Galina. I am a native speaker of Russian language and a professional teacher. I have 20 years experience of teaching in Russian Schools. First 10 years of my experience was teaching in Elementary School, and next 10 years I was an English and Russian teacher. I hold a bachelor's degree

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Bryan M.
Great teacher
Very efficient, smart, nurturing and thorough!
Charli
Ms Galina is very thorough, nurturing and a pleasure to work with!

Marisol A.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Marisol A.

3 Reviews
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Want to improve your speaking skills? Need to learn how to write formally in English? Do you want fun and dynamic lessons?
I have taught English to beginners through advanced level students. With more than seven years of classroom teaching experience, I can help you to reach your language goals!

About Marisol

Do you want to improve your English skills? Want to take fun and dynamic classes? Come join me! I can help you speak or write more fluently; with over seven years of classroom teaching experience and lots of positive results from students who showed significant improvement in their skills. I ca

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Wei V.
Good lesson. If you can share with me the curriculum before hand, then you don’t have to type each time you mention a word or a sentence, that would be better.
Marie
She always give us great advice and very detail about lesson. Also ,spend a lot time to response students home work. Very professional!
Demario
I have studied English with Marisol for a year and she has made a great job helping me with my grammar, listening, speaking and writing. She has a great way to make a foreign learns a new language. Having fun and not losing time of learning, that's what you get studying with Marisol. I am glad with how much I have improved.

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Cheryl V.

28 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Cheryl V.

28 Reviews
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I am a full time online English Teacher, and a previous daycare owner for 10+years. I have tutored many ESL students. Over a period of time, and within the first few lessons, my students English, speaking abilities have improved a great deal. My teaching philosophy, is that learning requires more than just educating someone or acquiring new knowledge. In my opinion, I feel, that it is more so rather, are entire inner and outer circle of well being; which is why my approach to teaching, is from an aural, visual and curiosity perspective. Clay Patrick Bedford, once said: “You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives” My teaching techniques are always challenging. However, very exciting, interesting, with a blast of fun and lots of activities; very suitable and appropriate for any level of ESL. I always assess, recognize strengths, weaknesses, and structure my lessons ...

About Cheryl

Are you excited about learning how to crochet? Are you ready to create great gifts, crafts, projects, and more, to keep, or give away to someone special? If yes, than come learn with me! I have been crocheting for over 10years. I am very passionate, skillful, and successful in this art of work. I w

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MARCIA
Cheryl was very patient with me and concise in her instructions. I enjoyed the lesson and am enjoying the homework as well - I can't wait for the next lesson.
Jamie M.
Canceled all of the lessons. I bought everything on the supply list and she didn't give 1 lesson!
Faith HoSang
Cheryl is an excellent teacher. Not only was class informative but fun. She’s a great teacher not only for beginners but for anyone wanting to bush up on their skills.

Alexandra A.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded SELLA certificate from School of Eritrean Languages-L.A.
  • Teaches students Male: 18 to 67; Female: 18 to 70
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Alexandra A.

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Teaching ESL for several years now I've learned (as a teacher) that learning another language should not be boring but it does take time and daily practice. So, I like to focus on the student's specific needs and interests not to everyone! {:

About Alexandra

Greetings!, Hello!, Hi!, Hey! I've been teaching English and ESL since 2000 and taught all ages from kids to adults. Two incredible experiences were teaching in Eritrea, E. Africa and Guatemala, C. America. Not only do I enjoy making grammar and conversation accessible to all students, but my

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Allen
Alexandra is an excellent instructor. She has a great friendly style with people of all ages and actors of all experience levels. Alexandra is very detailed oriented. This is beneficial to actors in that she makes sure you all are breaking down the script and asking all the right questions regarding the text, your role, and your scene partner's role. I feel you will learn a lot with Alexandra, as I did, and enjoy your time with her.
Gloria
Great instructor! I felt very comfortable working with her.
RAQUEL
I am very happy to have met Alexa during my stay in Los Angeles. Her classes were excellent as well as her methodology. She helped me a lot to improve my English skills and suggested me a lot of books, apps, podcasts and other support tools.
I really recommend her as an ESL teacher!

Saran E.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Tamil, Spanish, French, IPA
  • BS Economics from Texas A&M
  • Teaching since 2007
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Saran E.

4 Reviews
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• 8+ years of teaching, training, & tutoring experience.
• Tutoring for many undergraduate courses in math/statistics & economics/econometrics, as well as select courses in biology, physics, social sciences, computer science, systems engineering, and other subjects / areas. Select graduate course assistance offered as well.
• Tutoring for GRE/GMAT and SAT/ACT offered with individualized gameplan/schedule.
• Help with high school and middle school curriculum in math, quantitative sciences, social sciences, writing. Help with IB & AP classes and corresponding exams.
• National Merit Scholar & several (10+) AP Tests in High School.

About Saran

EXPERIENCE [Specifics] • 10+ years of teaching, training, & tutoring experience. • Tutoring for many undergraduate courses in math/statistics & economics/econometrics, as well as select courses in biology, physics, social sciences, computer science, systems engineering, and other subjects /

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Alexis
Great tutor. Helped me with GRE preparation, science courses, and admissions process.
Simon
Great tutor and very knowledgeable - helped me with economics and statistics classes and projects.
Viollette
Very knowledgable and professional. Saran is obviously intelligent and makes for a great instructor.

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"Nicola is an amazing teacher. I've taken French classes and some private lessons with Nicola and I've always come out learning new French vocabulary, verbs, slang and etc. Her passion and enthusiasm makes the lesson so interesting. What got me excited was that she taught me French by using the BD (Bande Dessinee) aka French comics. I highly recommend Nicola!!"
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"Maryen is an excellent instructor! She really helped me improve my Spanish faster than I expected, and I enjoyed the lessons."
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"Gloria is one of the best Spanish teachers I have worked with! I have been taking lessons with her for over a year now and I have enjoyed this journey. Very knowledgeable and patient, I would gladly recommend her as your teacher."
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