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These ESL teachers are highly rated by students in the Wakefield area, including Waltham, Winchester, Melrose, East Boston and Saugus.

Kelly M.

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I have been teaching English to children and adults throughout the United States, Latin America, and Asia for over 10 years. I'm a licensed and highly qualified English as a Second Language (ESL) and English Language Arts teacher. I will assess your language needs and develop an individualized curriculum that will help you to effectively improve your English speaking, reading, writing, listening, grammar, and/or grammar development skills. Additionally, I can support you in preparing for U.S. and international standardized English exams (TOEFL, IELTS, Cambridge exams).

About Kelly

Kelly is a highly skilled teacher who is bilingual in Spanish and English and licensed to teach children, teens, and adults. With over 10 years of experience teaching throughout the United States, Latin America, and Asia, Kelly has developed a passion for language education and multiculturalism. Her teaching philosophy focuses on the development of authentic, student-centered learning opportunities that promote long-term success. She is an enthusiastic, charismatic teacher who is eager to design the perfect course to help you reach your learning goals!

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September 23, 2019
Anna
August 5, 2019
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August 2, 2019
ILMO
It was very productive~!

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Kelly M.

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Would you like to learn English while having fun? Without the stress of learning a new language? I possess the necessary competence to assist you improve your vocabulary, reading comprehension and writing in a fun environment. Book your first lesson today and start learning English from day 1!

About Junia

My name is Junia and I'm highly motivated and enthusiastic with outstanding teaching experience. Able to plan, prepare and deliver lessons that will help you learn in a fun environment. I hold an Advanced National Tutor Certificate, proficient in a plethora of teaching expertise, possess an excellent communication and lateral thinking skills as well as a clear diction and highly confident demeanor.

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March 8, 2019
Cassiana O.
Junia is very commited to teaching a content shaped to the students' needs. She helped me to increase my confidence in speaking English and to be better prepared to face the challenges of my career. She is a great teacher! Thank you, Junia, for all your support.
February 11, 2019
Osborn
February 8, 2019
Shira
I love Junia's teaching style, she is very thorough and helps you understand why you are doing and saying what! I have learned so much during the few online live classes that I have taken with her. I've tried other instructors as well but her sessions are best for me! You can tell she has the heart and passion for truly helping others succeed. She motivates me to do better!

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Junia M.

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Hello! If you want to travel to America, you have to deal with Americans, you have to speak English. What makes me a great English teacher? Many things. But lets start with the basics. I have no regional accent. What that means is no American person can ever hear me speak English and determine where I am from. You want to learn from an American English Language coach that has no accent. People from the south, New York City, Minnesota and other regions of the country can have very pronounced accents.

My goal as a teacher is for people to not know that you are a non native English speaker. This means that you will have learned how to create all of the sounds that the English language produces.

DO NOT BE INTIMIDATED BY NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS!

You are just as smart and capable as they are. I have high expectations of your potential as an English speaker. You should also have high expectations of yourself. I have high expectations of myself as a teacher. I am ...

About Ronald

Hello. What's up? How are you doing? Hi. Hey. What's going on? Those are all various American English greetings. My name is Ronald. My nickname is Ronnie, Ron or Renaldo for my Spanish speaking students :) . I was born in Washington DC. The capitol of the United States. That means I have a neutral American accent. You want your English teacher to have a neutral American accent.

Why?

Because people without accents are more easily understood than people with accents. I am a lifelong student of languages. I taught myself fluent Spanish using a cell phone application. I am currently using that same app to become fluent in Egyptian Arabic. It will probably take me 2 years to become fluent in Egyptian Arabic. How did I become fluent in Spanish and soon to be Arabic?

The first step in learning any language is list

ening. If you cannot hear the sounds being made then you will never be able to speak any language. So my primary tool is tuning your ear to American English. I will give you homework assignments that require you to listen to certain sounds and words.

We will also always focus on subjects that YOU are interested in talking about. History, politics, science, current affairs, geography, food, speeches, journalism, etc. My class is great for anyone interested in working with English speakers. aupairs, pilots, doctors, nurses, politicians, students and attorneys can all benefit from my masterful ability to teach people how to understand and communicate in American English!

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April 10, 2019
maria
Ronald es un buen profesor, lo recomiendo. Me ayudo a mejorar tanto mi escritura como mi pronunciacion.
March 28, 2019
Laura
Ronald is a such amazing teacher. He teaches with such pasion because he really likes what he does. We're learning from each other, i teach him Spanish and he teaches me English! Enjoy and improve your english with him, you will never regret picking him as your teacher.

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Phoebe Helen T.

Lowell, MA 01852

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My name is Phoebe and I tutor Spanish and ESOL. I have experience as a Spanish teacher, ESOL teacher, ESL classroom tutor, and most importantly as a student!

My love of teaching comes from my experience as a student. I spent a semester abroad in Costa Rica, which not only helped me gain fluency in Spanish, but taught me what it feels like to be a language learner. I cannot think of anything that would have made me a better Spanish or ESOL teacher than being immersed myself in a new language and culture.

Once I finished my B.A. in Spanish, I came to Texas and taught it for a while before returning to graduate school to study teaching ESOL. Once there, I had the opportunity to student teach at both the high school and elementary school levels, which earned me a K-12 TESOL certification.

Since then, I have worked as a teacher and a tutor through various means. I have provided both classroom tutoring and private tutoring.

I look forward to hearing from you soon!

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Phoebe Helen T.

Lowell, MA

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English is a tricky language. I will help you learn basic alphebet, sentence structure, and more.

About Ash

Hey there, I love being able to help people specify and achieve their goals. I can be easy going or more strict depending on your learning style and needs. I feel that asking for help to improve your knowledge is one of the best ways to improve your skill set. I myself, always remain teachable. Let's work together to create a fun and educational way for you to reach your learning desires.

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June 28, 2019
Elle
Ash is an amazing teacher and has consistently been patient with me while teaching me both guitar and the drums. Ash had a positive and fun personality and her energy helps me not to feel shy
We always laugh and have an amazing time learning new songs and making up our own songs. This teacher comes highly recommended.

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Ash L.

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I have experience working as an English teacher in Germany, teaching to kids and adults of varying levels and language goals. I structure courses to meet the specific needs of the students in order for students to get the most out of the learning experience. My expertise lies in the areas of business English, grammar, reading and writing, speaking and listening, vocabulary building, conversation, and building confidence in language skills. I would be happy to discuss your personal goals and create a lesson plan that best suits your needs.

About Lisa

I have experience working as an English and German teacher in Germany, teaching to kids and adults of varying levels and language goals. I hold a bachelor's degree in Language and am currently working towards a master's degree. I also have experience working with diverse populations including those with learning difficulties. I structure courses to meet the specific needs of the students in order for students to get the most out of the learning experience. My expertise lies in the areas of business language, grammar, reading and writing, speaking and listening, vocabulary building, conversation, and building confidence in language skills. I would be happy to discuss your personal goals and create a lesson plan that best suits your needs.

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August 15, 2019
Peter
Easy going and knowledgable

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Alan V.

Boston, MA 02116

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With over 6 years of ESL teaching experience, I believe that conversation is the most desired skill for all students. They want to be able to use English confidently in a variety of every day situations.

I teach with a personable approach so that students are comfortable in learning basic integrated skills that will allow them to take what they learn into the real world.

About Alan

I firmly believe that when you are having fun, you learn more! That's not to say that hard work isn't important or part of my tutoring, but being in a relaxed environment improves our ability to learn.

I have been teaching English for over 6 years, with skills ranging from beginners to TOEFL preparation. Whatever your goals are, I'm here to help you reach them and begin to master the English language. We can do this together!

My goal is to do everything in my ability to help you reach your English language goals.

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Boston, MA

Xiomara R.

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When English is not your first language, you want to make sure your written and spoken skills surpass those of even native speakers. I would like to help students starting their journey into the English speaking world.

About Xiomara

I am a Doctor of Physical Therapy, English is my second language, and I love to dance.

I'm not great at "selling" myself as to why you should choose me to be your instructor. I struggled while in school, but I managed to get through. Now, when I educate patients, colleagues, or even friends, I have found ways to make tough subjects easy to understand. We sometimes get caught up in "sounding smart" and don't know if the person receiving the information is understanding. If you are not able to understand a topic in easier layman's terms, no matter how well you memorize it, it won't stick for long.

I hope to be able to assist students who may be struggling with ESL and anatomy find effective studying strategies to grasp and understand the material presented.

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Nathalene
"Henry is a very good teacher and I have been very happy with my ESL lessons. He teaches me a lot. He always corrects my mistakes and helps me to improve.
Henry is very professional and a very nice person."
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Ana
"Very dedicated instructor. Makes sure you understand lessons and follows through to make sure you learned and retained information."
Lisa
"Matt is a very patient and good instructor. My mother loves his class a lot."
Leticia
"Joy is a wonderful teacher. I was taking regular ESL classes with other students but I wasn’t improving the way that I wanted. When I met her, she asked m
e what I want to improve and she focused on that. With her I've been able to practice my English skills in a different way. She works with vocabulary list, grammar exercises, pronunciation and writings. I’ve been studying with her for 8 months. I feel that I’ve expanded a lot my vocabulary. She makes a lot of difference in my life. She is very professional and have the ability to identify your needs. She is flexible and also very friendly. She can definitely help you to develop faster your English skills. Now I’m much more confident with my English."
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Shabri
"I have gained the good knowledge."
Mailee
""Fui alumna de Georgina y la recomiendo como profesora porque sus clases eran re divertidas e interesantes. Si no entendíamos un tema, le buscaba miles de
vueltas para que podamos entender. Tanto para mí como para mis compañeros fue muy buena profesora". Mailén (18)"
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Tomomi
"I learned with her several years ago for TOEFL. What I love her is she always tries understanding our culture and listening what and why I cannot understa
nd them."
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Romina
"I speak Spanish so when i was learning to write an essay in English, it really was very difficult for me. I look for help, and I found Julissa!!!. She has
very good techniques to teach :). She helped me to learn and understand. I recommend her, she is an excellent and patient teacher."
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Roberta
"Micah has vaste experience with common mistakes and how to overcome them. It was a nice lesson."

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