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Marie R.

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

7 Reviews
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My goal is to take the student from where they are and lead them to where they want to be in the language. I can teach conversation, spend time on grammar, reading, etc. Or I can prepare the client for a test-It will be my pleasure to help in the best way possible

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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Theresa K.

Springfield, MA
Starting at $44
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Theresa K.

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Come on and take the leap! Learn the Sign Language you have been wanting to learn since, forever! I am a Deaf Professor, and I teach ASL at several colleges as well as schools. I am happy to support your learning ASL with personal instructions, as well as assignments. We can take it super slow, or we can take it with speed. Regardless of which speed we move, you will definitely learn ASL with me.

About Theresa

Hi Students, My name is Theresa, and I am a deaf sign language professor. I am also a former elementary and middle school teacher to deaf and hard of hearing students. I am the Founder and Director of "SIGNING Basics" an agency that specializes in teaching private and group sign language lessons.

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Philippe F.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches students 13 to 60
  • Master Business Administration from Schiller International University., Paris-France
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Philippe F.

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I have been teaching for over ten years and most recently for USG officers on a one-on-one basis. In addition I conduct online classes for them as well as for private students, whose levels range from beginners to level 4. Born, raised and educated in France, my style is unique as I adapt myself to the student's needs, creating lessons plans based on the student's abilities and progress. I measure progress on a regular basis, so as to adjust myself to the students strengths and helping the student to reach the assigned goal.

About Philippe

Born, educated and raised in France. Summary of Skills: Experience developing and providing instructions in French language Experience in conducting conversational and written classes for students Skilled in improving foreign language reading, writing, and speaking abilities in students

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Nicholas
First lesson was good.
James
Philippe is an incredible teacher!
He is experienced and works well in the current distance-only training environment.  He's a very personable and engaging guy, which can be quite important when you're spending hours a day with someone. :)
But what I consider to be his best trait is his ability to assess the needs of the student and adapt his approach as needed, not just to work more on the areas where the student may need more practice, but to see what is working for a student and what is not and then to be willing to completely change his pedagogy to fit that student. This pedagogical flexibility is indeed rare to find in a teacher and, to me, this is what makes Philippe truly special.
Randy
You won't realize you are learning - challenging and fun!!!!!

I have been working with Phillipe for almost two months. I started with a good command of the langague but needed to improve my fluency for my job. Prior to Phillipe I was completely stressed out with learning French and feeling like I would not succeed. He immediately put all those thoughts to rest, made learning fun, and took the time to understand my goals and how I learn best. He adapted his style to meet them. He made everyday fun and interesting engaging in lively debates and raising my speaking and comprehension levels without me even realizing it. He as a vast library of on-line resources that were great supplements. In two months my fluency increased dramatically, he really took me to the level I need.

Phillipe deserves high praise.

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James W.

87 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French - Canadian (Quebec) French, British English, American English, Australian English, Canadian French
  • Several Schools from Various
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James W.

87 Reviews
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Covers American and British English, reading, writing and conversing effectively; grammar lessons, and practice conversational skills.Background information on accents and difference between Australian and Canadian and American dialects. Confidence building, structure, dialects, and specialized subjects such as English as a Universal Language of Business.

About James

New 6 Month and One Year Courses Taught: 1. Radio Introduction Personality Broadcasting. 2. Guitar Studies Advanced 3. Music Industry 4. Advanced Composition 5. Sound Design 6. Abelton LIVE 7. Premix Setup and Post Production 8. PR and Promotions Business Background: I worked for Eddie Van Hal

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Norman
Very knowledgeable guy. Wealth of info.
Rabi
James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you.
Georgia A.
Its been an awesome time learning with James! its so obvious he loves impacting his knowledge of acting and its industry to his students.. There's never a dull moment playing out characters and plotting story lines. Thanks James!!!
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Rita M.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Portuguese (European), English
  • Awarded • Team Innovation Award for Accomplishments in Product Development from Inside Memphis Business
  • Teaching since 2012
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Rita M.

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I am a native speaker of European Portuguese with a decade of experience in teaching Portuguese to everyone, from individuals and their families to large business corporations. I understand the value and the power of one-on-one learning when it comes to language education. Your goals and needs are my main priority and I am committed to help you succeed.

About Rita

Olá! If you are interested in learning European Portuguese, you landed on the right page! I am a native Portuguese speaker born and raised in the beautiful city of Lisbon in Portugal, and I am here to assist you with your language needs. I hold a PharmD. and a PhD in Health Sciences. In additio

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Bo S.
Rita is great! She was able to quickly and accurately assess my abilities and needs. She created a plan for my education and I am excited to learn from her.
Wendy E.
Rita was very kind, patient and qualified. She was willing to work as much as possible to meet my particular learning needs. I think anyone wishing to study online would do well working with her.
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April P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2009
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April P.

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I grew up in Spanish speaking culture! And took Spanish classes for 5 years!

About April

April began studying piano at age 5 and flute at age 6. At the age of 7, her family left the US to be foreign missionaries. She grew up on the foreign mission field where she continued to study music in the National Conservatory of Music as a teenager. April is bilingual and teaches in both Englis

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"Oyamada Sensei is very good at finding a student's skill level and tailoring his instruction to improve the skills and challenge the limits of the student, which has quickly spurred me on to dramatic improvements in my Japanese ability after only 3 lessons. He also makes it fun by playing to the interests of the student and keeping the sessions light and full of humor. Highly recommended if you want to work hard, have fun, and learn Japanese!"
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Anna is very organized, punctual and focused. She tailors our lessons exactly to my level. She understands what I know, don't know and what I need to work on.
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