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Kathy B.

31 Reviews
Detroit, MI
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Sign Language for the Deaf, Sign Language for the Deaf
  • B.A.Degree from Marygrove College
  • Awarded National Senior Olympics 5th place award for the 200 yard Breaststroke for my age group 60-65 in 2007. from National Senior Olympics at the National Senior Games in 2007.
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Kathy B.

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I am able to teach beginning piano, cello, violin as well as intermediate grades.
I am also able to teach Basic Math, Elementary Math,English Grammar and Writing, ESL History, Sign Language for the Deaf, Music Theory,Phonics, and Reading

About Kathy

I am a patient, enthusiastic teacher in the following areas: piano, violin, cello, drums, music history, and music theory. I have taught vocal and instrumental music in both Catholic and Public schools, and in after-school programs, for 20 years, and have been giving private lessons for 9 years. I e

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Cynthia O.
A great passionate violin instructor.
Loquacious, but each moment of verbal conversation has a message that leads to the musical lessons of the day. I really appreciate her knowledge and skill. I am often reminiscent of my violin instructor as a child. Each session leaves me with the zeal to practice hard in eager preparation
for the next.
Robert
Kathy is a kind, patient and methodical teacher. She develops your piano skills with a structured program of theory and exercises geared toward constant improvement. She has helped me improve my piano technique throughout our time together. I have been able to play increasingly challenging pieces on a regular basis with her. I look forward to steadily improving my piano skills.
Robert Bilenchi
I have recently returned from a week long stay at the Sonatina Piano Camp in Bennington VT and would like to notify all those piano students who may read this review as to the wonderful experience attending this camp can be. The camp takes adult piano students at all piano skill levels from beginner to well accomplished. Students stay in shared rooms (2-4 persons) which includes a piano in every room. Attendance is usually 18- 27 persons. The mansion itself is home to approx. 30 pianos. All meals are provided (and are outstanding) as well as piano classes and 4 lessons with concert pianists or university piano professors. Ample time is provided to practice a performance piece for the end of week performance night. Master classes are given on several evenings for those wishing to perform a work in progress piece for the attendees and the camp owner providing a public lesson.
I have found that the attending student group to be extremely supportive to all other students especially to those experiencing performance anxiety. Repeating attendees (from all over the country) have formed lasting friendships among themselves which have endured for years. Eight week long sessions are given throughout the year. In addition there are summer sessions for school aged youth
and also 4 short week sessions for those wishing to try a sampling of the camp. This past January was my 3rd year attending the camp and I will be returning again next year. My experiences at the camp have been truly unforgettable. More information can be obtained at Sonatina.com
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Marty W.

79 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $49
  • Speaks limited usage), Spanish (For singing, Italian (for singing)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Choir Regionals from National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)
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Marty W.

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Having written a number of books along with completing two masters degrees, I have a strong background in English. Grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, clarity and content development all work together to ensure that your writing is the best it can be. Whether you have specific assignments you'd like me to assist you with or support for a book you are writing, I can help you improve.

About Marty

Open up to your own unique voice. Play piano with energy and freedom. "With singing, your body is your instrument. Helping you become all you can be as a performer is my number one goal. Protecting your voice is a close second as we work to strengthen your vocal range and the quality of your sou

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Matthew Figures F.
I learned a lot from the first lesson already, very experienced and positive, highly recommended!!
Maria B.
All my three kids have enjoyed piano lessons with Marty. The oldest for more than two years! We are moving out of the country, so unfortunately we have to leave her; I wish we could take her with us! She is such a dedicated teacher. My kids have learned so much from her, not only playing the piano but also music theory. She is also flexible in scheduling, so we could always find a time that worked well for our busy family schedule. We will miss her!
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Tracy S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Tracy S.

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I have two decades of experience teaching English literature, writing, creative writing, and test prep to 9-12 grade students. I strive to build a rapport with each student and do my best to understand them as a person. This helps me to be able to reach each student at their own unique level of learning and instruct them in a unique way. I am FAR from a boring teacher. While our focus will always be on the lesson, we will have fun and laugh along the way. I try to make my lessons presented through technology as often as possible, but nothing beats good old fashioned pen to paper when it comes to essay writing. I look forward to having the opportunity to give you the skills necessary to become an independent learner who will only need my services for a limited amount of time.

About Tracy

I am have been teaching high school English literature, writing, creative writing, and test prep for over two decades. While I plan to remain an educator in various ways, such as through this tutoring opportunity, I am venturing out of the classroom at the end of the school year to pursue my dream

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Sama A.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaching since 2011
  • B.A. in Economics from Carleton University
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Sama A.

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Hello! I’m Sama, a certified English language instructor and the founder of In English With Love. I help professionals get the fluency and confidence they need in English to build a life richer in opportunities.

I've been helping professionals whose first language is not English for over ten years. From my experience, I know that the problem at this point is that your English is affecting your job prospects. You are an expert in your field and you express yourself well in your native language, but you feel limited when communicating in English.

You may feel frustrated because you can’t demonstrate your expertise when speaking in English. You may stay quiet in meetings or in conversations because you spend a lot of time thinking about what to say, even when you have great ideas and valuable feedback. You might feel unsure when writing emails, because you worry that there may be mistakes, or that your emails sound unprofessional.

What scares you most is that you know, if you don’t ...

About Sama

I am a certified English language coach from Canada and the founder of In English With Love. I have been helping professionals advance their English communication skills for over ten years. My mission is to empower my clients by helping them get the English fluency and confidence they need to bui

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Sama is not only a great teacher, but she also is a nice person. She keeps me motivated to keep learning and improving. Her teaching system is pretty dynamic and helpful. Every dollar I spent to take lessons with her is worth it. Thanks Sama !!!
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Marcela S.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Degree in Social Communication from University of Buenos Aires
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Marcela S.

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Puedo ayudarte a aprender inglés rápido y en forma dinámica y divertida. Tengo 20 años de experiencia enseñando inglés.

About Marcela

Hi! I am Marcela. I was born in Argentina so Spanish is my native language. I have 20 years of teaching experience in institutes and as a private tutor. I have a degree in Social Communication. I have studied in the University of Buenos Aires. I mostly teach online and have students from all over th

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nikki
Marcela made me feel comfortable right away. She has very clear lessons and even sent supplementary materials. I really enjoyed my lesson with her. I look forward to continuing to work together and becoming more comfortable with the Spanish language.
Rachel
I really enjoy my Spanish lessons with Marcela. Not only is she a good teacher but she is also a great person to talk to. I'm learning so much from her, both the language and the culture. I definitely recommend her to anyone who wants to improve their Spanish!
Leticia P.
Marcela is very great at what she does. Made me feel confident and excited to relearn Spanish!
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Nathaniel B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nathaniel B.

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Do you remember your days of foreign language class in school? I do, and it was awful! We spent hour upon hour memorizing vocabulary and grammar. We copied, translated, conjugated, and labelled. And yet, at the end of each year I know exactly what I started with - nothing!

Since then, I've been able to learn two other languages by myself - Spanish and Portuguese. I didn't study these languages in school, or ever step foot inside an foreign-language classroom. Instead, I created my own method of learning that sees language for what it really is - a way to communicate. In my classes, we will focus on communication, as it is the single most important skill you can develop. I will teach you grammar, and I will teach you conjugation. I'll even expect you to learn new vocabulary. But the center of our learning will always be communication. "How can I use this to communicate with others?" Everything we learn will be centered around that question.

Naturally, each class will be designed with

About Nathaniel

I grew up in Florida, USA - about one hour from Orlando. As a teenager, I started to learn my first foreign language - Portuguese. Although I didn't have any idea how to really learn a language, I knew that I loved learning about a new culture, as well as seeing the world through a new language. A f

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The average cost of 60-minute English lessons in Birmingham is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $150 per hour.
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"She raised my daughters grade by one whole grade! Thank you!"
Han
Took English lessons from Rosita R.
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"Hannah is outstanding! She is wonderful! She was highly organized, patient, and she patterned her lesson for 90 minutes for a person who basically had no knowledge of English for a Korean student. Upon completion of the first lesson, she motivated me to work for another 3 hours at the kitchen table in preparation for the next lesson. I am happy."
Yungji
Took English lessons from Hannah K.
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"We had good lesson today. Thank you Ms. Anna"
Lynn
Took English lessons from Anna E.
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"Great Teacher! One of the nicest people I've ever met. Straightforward and patient with her students. I myself may have not been the fastest to pick up all of the vocabulary and learn the material too quickly but she was extremely patient with me and was very thorough with the education we receive. Would definitely recommend her!"
Joseph
Took English lessons from Ghada E.
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"I am very satisfied and happy"
Jacek
Took English lessons from Henry M.
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"Bahareh is a great teacher. She is patient and tailors lessons to my needs. She is very attentive and always challenges me to be better. She is reliable and always answers my questions when I need help.I enjoy my lessons with her! I highly recommend her for those who need help in English and Farsi."
Hami
Took English lessons from Bahareh G.
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"I just had my first class, and I think she is a really good teacher.
I WILL work hard to speak English fluently. I`m sure that she can help me."
Thais
Took English lessons from Rosita R.
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"She is a fantastic teacher! I'm a singer in Japan and has helped me not only improve my singing but also my English! Thank you Rosi-san!"
kazu
Took English lessons from Rosita R.
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"Christine is very patient and encouraging! My daughter loves her class!"
Jack Hsu
Took English lessons from Christine K.
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"I would recommend Jesse for any tutoring need without reservation. In our household, Jesse has helped amplify the Spanish learning for a middle/hs student, helped an older student with the application process for graduate work and worked with someone on writing. He’s phenomenal at all of it for the following reasons: his patience, intelligence and good nature are exceptional; he can work with all temperaments; he will meet your student where they are. Most important: he is systematic and provides real executive functioning support for each task. He is an unusually talented tutor and human being."
Theo
Took English lessons from Jesse F.
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