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Garry F.

Randolph, MA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English and French
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Garry F.

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What makes French lesson unique is because it is a beautiful and complex language. Its pronunciation and sound are amazing. My students will learn the vocabulary, verbs, adjectif, adverb, and grammar combined together to help them understand and build their own French sentences with confidence. I learned French from High School for more than 12 years. I can speak it, read it and write it. I will teach with empathy meaning that I will use my strategies into my students shoes to help them understand and succeed.

About Garry

My name is Garry F. I believe in God and in Education. I earned my Bachelors with Honors from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2010, and 2 Masters one in Leadership from Northeastern University in 2014 and another one in Health Informatics from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix,

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Zheng C.

Chelsea, MA
Starting at $27
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
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Zheng C.

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I am a native Mandarin Chinese speaker, who speaks standard Chinese that can be universally understood. I have one year tutoring year experience, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advanced Chinese student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student.

About Zheng

I'm an international student in states pursuing an BE degree in Financial Engineering and a BE degree in Physics enrolled in Columbia University 3/2 Engineering program. I tutor half for my passion and half for earning some cash. I'm willing to tutor Chinese language, Chinese Literature, and K-

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B. Silvia Z.

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Boston, MA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Awarded Excellent Leadership Award from Tianjin Conservatory of Music
  • Master of Music (Violin Performance) from Boston Conservatory at Berklee
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B. Silvia Z.

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Chinese is my primary language. I am willing to help people learning it. I am happy to communicate and share my experience. My students are from 4 years old to adults. I really like to be a friend with you!

About B. Silvia

Hi, nice to meet you here. I am a master's student from Boston Conservatory at Berklee. I study the violin for 18 years. I have 4 years of violin teaching experience which students from 5 years old to adults. I always could make knowledge easier to understand for everyone. I like communicating and

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Yuwen
Brilliant teacher! Enjoying each lesson with the teach. Learning a lot of stuff and improvement a lot !
Vic. H
Baoqi is a great teacher! She is very patient to give me suggestions when I had any problems. She taught me since I started. Her methods are always easy to understand. I believe you will like her!

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Jessie N.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • MA, Intercultural communication from Kobe University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
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Jessie N.

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I am a native Japanese speaker with a Japanese teaching credential. All ages and levels are welcomed! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. I am also qualified to tutor graduate students (Master’s and PhD) doing their thesis.
I believe when we learn other languages, it is important to learn their culture, history, etc. for better understanding. I’ve learned Japanese drums, how to wear Kimono, Tea and flower ceremonies so that we can explore Japanese culture more than just learning the language!

About Jessie

I am a native Japanese speaker with a Japanese teaching credential. All ages and levels are welcomed! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. I am also qualified to tutor graduate students (Master’s and PhD) doing their thesis.  I believe when we learn other language

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Jenna S.
Jessie is amazing! Very kind,thoughtful and encouraging. Enjoying my lessons!
Jenna S.
Excellent!
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Brenda B.

41 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Italian, English, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Brenda B.

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Do you have an accent and want to reduce it? Through speech training I can help you change your speech patterns and sounds to sound like a more native English speaker.

About Brenda

***Due to the COVID-19 pandemic BB Studio is extending its online lesson hours to meet you where you are! Starting a new musical hobby and practicing wellness or receiving coaching is a great way to combat boredom and stimulate the brain!*** Hello, my name is Brenda! It is nice to meet you. I

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Layne
Brenda is so nice and easy to talk to. She has a lot of knowledge to share! She focuses a lot on technique, which can be overwhelming for newbies.
Cecily
Brenda is fantastic!!
Chris H.
Really takes her time to make sure you understand what you’re learning. Very kind and very nice. A must have for lessons. Thank you Brenda.
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Kerstin R.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, English, French
  • Awarded Promotion of Young Scholars Grant or NaFoeG from Berlin senat 1994/96
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Kerstin R.

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I am a native German speaker and have been teaching German since September 2011.
My students are pre-k -12 th Graders and occasionally adults, mostly Business German. SAT prep for German and German with listening.

About Kerstin

I graduated from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in June 2007 with a Master in Education (Arts in Education) degree. During my studies I worked in the framework of the Artful Adventures Program (Museum of Fine Arts in Boston), which provides object - based learning and hands on artistic ex

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Min O.
Kerstin has been a great tutor for our son. Not only does he enjoy working with Kerstin, but his German skills have noticeably improved (along with his grades). Kerstin is a great communicator, always on-time, never cancelled and very easy to work with. I would highly recommend Kerstin.
Anja H.
Our daughter took to Kerstin right away. She did not want the lesson to end!
Pamela W.
Kerstin is a fantastic teacher. She connected right away with my daughter Chloe who is 8 years old and immediately engaged and had her learning German after 1 lesson. She is punctual and professional. I highly recommend her.

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"Lorena is very sweet and calm. She was able to get my 8 year old to feel very comfortable right away. My daughter is already wanting to use her Spanish more, and with more confidence, after just one lesson. We hope to work with Lorena for many months to come."
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"I know ashwini from long time. She is having good knowledge on subject. Her communication, patience and dedication is in high level . Students definatly feel comfortable to spend time and grasp the knowledge."
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Took Hindi lessons from Ashwini S.
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"Jesse is exactly what you would want in a tutor. He is extremely knowledgeable and has excellent intuition on how to present information in an understandable way. His lesson plans are extremely flexible to how you are learning the information. Highly recommended if you are looking for a Spanish language tutor."
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Took Spanish lessons from Jesse F.
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"Excellent. My daughter likes her. She was very happy with the 1st lesson . I like her myself. She is very friendly and has a good way of engaging you to like the subject. She responds promptly to emails and phone."
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Took Spanish lessons from Christy V.
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"Maryen is an excellent teacher. She is a pure professional while also being caring and compassionate to learning preferences. I look forward to each lesson that she tailors to my individual needs. If I ask her for a lesson on shopping or cooking, she makes a presentation and goes over it fully until I understand completely. I have definitely learned a lot from her."
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Took Spanish lessons from Maryen V.
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"Jay is a great, patient, kind teacher. He was very considerate and willing to teach, considering my goals and level, stretching when he sees that is possible, but respecting my time. I super recommend him."
Jael
Took Korean lessons from Jay K.
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"Great experience, very through, prompt with providing resources. Clifford is enthusiastic about teaching and went above and beyond to help me learn. Highly recommend!"
Michael
Took Romanian lessons from Clifford K.
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"Claudia is such an excellent instructor, I feel very fortunate to learn from her. She works at my pace, communicates really well and provides detailed instructions in helping me understand every aspect of the language. It's only been 2 months and not only can I read Spanish well but I can also make basic conversation when I go places. I'm very pleased I highly recommend her!"
David
Took Spanish lessons from Claudia C.
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Took Arabic lessons from Basma N.
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"Miss Elena is awesome! She is very nice and very patient. Also she prepared classes very well, she will make sure you learn stuff from the class!"
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Took French lessons from Sapphire- Elena A.
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