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Valentina S.

31 Reviews
Troy, MI
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, English, Spanish, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Valentina S.

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I'm Valentina and I'm Italian, born and raised in Torino, Italy. I've just moved here in Michigan and I'm very excited to share my language and tradition here! I have been teaching Italian for the past 3 years. As far as my teaching experience goes, I have previously tutored Italian for young students ranging in age from elementary school to adults while I still lived in Turin.
I’m outgoing, versatile and enthusiastic to share everything about my language, culture and traditions.

About Valentina

Hello everyone!I am Italian mother tongue and I have been teaching Italian for the past 3 years. While in college I acquired my Master's degree in Architecture from the Polytechnic of Turin. Currently I live in the Detroit and I would love to continue my passion for my Italian heritage by showing i

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Lorna S.
So far I'm really enjoying my lessons! She is very patient with me as she's a native speaker and I'm just learning. I like the fact that she included a downloadable lesson plan. Thanks!
Carlos Victoria
Valentina is an excellent instructor/Teacher.
I highly recommend her for any Auto Cad tutorial
Sandra Z.
My first experience with Valentina. She was engaging and was interested in learning what level I was at and how she could help. Should be a fun experience.
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Jamone L.

4 Reviews
Redford, MI
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • BS (Bachelor's of Science), Psychology, Spanish Language and Latino/a and Latin American Studies from Wayne State University
  • Awarded 100,000 YouTube Views Milestone from Youtube.com
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Jamone L.

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I have taught, tutored and teach Spanish to USA Veterans and students struggling around campus for years. I have years of academic and practical usage/experience with the language. I grew up hearing it and studied it in high school and at the college level. I know what it is like to be a student in a Spanish class as well as using it in real life application. I also have 2 minors in Spanish Language and Latino/a and Latin American Studies (Formerly known as CBS: Chicano-Boricua Studies) which give me the perfect mix of language and culture.

I am very patient and work on your level. I have years of academic and practical usage/experience with the language. I use that experience to put myself in your shoes and give tips and cultural things that may help you better understand your new language. Also, my knowledge of Psychology helps us hack learning in a time-efficient way. No question is ever a dumb question and we will spend as much time on a topic as needed.

About Jamone

I am very organized and have a passion for creating and doing things that give people a new perspective on life. I set plans and goals, and do what it takes to get things done in the most efficient ways possible and I am able to adapt even when things don’t quite work out. As a 2nd Degree Black Bel

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Kim
Jamone is jammin'! He is a very nice guy and knows so much about Spanish! He has a lot of experience as a tutor/teacher. He explains everything really well, and your Spanish will improve. It will really help to have Jamone keep you on track to learn a language and you will look forward to the next class!
Robert M.
He’s a great person to learn Spanish from. I will continue to see Jamone Thanks 5 star person
Lia
Had to write a separate review for this subject. Jamone taught me step-by-step how to use my Cannon Rebel EOS T5. I am a youtube vlogger, and I was looking to create higher quality videos for my viewers. Jamone gave me tons of camera knowledge to better my videos. Thanks!

Kathy B.

31 Reviews
Detroit, MI
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Sign Language for the Deaf, Sign Language for the Deaf
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • B.A.Degree from Marygrove College
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Kathy B.

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I have been teaching Sign Language for the Deaf for over twenty years.
I have taught it in the classroom because I have had two students who were Deaf, and I had to find a way to communicate with them so I took classes in Sign Language for the Deaf so I could communicate with Pam and Charles, and my students could communicate with them as well.
I start out by teaching my students the ABC'S, Numbers one to ten, simple phrases such as please, thank you, your welcome, the colors of the rainbow and simple questions and answers. I also teach words to songs that students can sing in church.
I have been the only Customer Service Representative at Fairlane Town Center that could Sign to the Deaf customers, and I have also Signed for my church.
I ask that if a student wants to learn Sign Language for the Deaf that they bring someone with them that they can practice with throughout the week.

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

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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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Jody H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Jody H.

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Do you want to learn how to read, write, and speak English fluently at your own pace? I develop lessons based on each individual ‘s style of learning. Whether you are four or 24, we will play games, learn correct phoentetic English, essential writing skills and speaking skills for those who need business English. Most importantly you will succeed. Within a few lessons you will see a marked improvement in your English skills. I have seen it time and time again with over 10 years of experience. I promise you my full attention and value for your time, every time.

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Do you want to learn how to read, write, and speak English fluently at your own pace? I develop lessons based on each individual ‘s style of learning. Whether you are four or 24, we will play games, learn correct phoentetic English, essential writing skills and speaking skills for those who need bu

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Edward L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, Spanish, Russian, German, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Edward L.

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German is my favorite language and is the one that I have studied the most during my years of college. As a self studier, I have perfected the skills of ensuring a student to be extremely productive during his or her own time. I am fluent in Mandarin and proficient in French and Russian. I have published a book documenting all the tips and strategies I've inherited on my own. Since German is not my native tongue, I know how to teach it from a technical point of view, rather from feeling. I'm a 19 y/o attending Pepperdine University pursuing a Mechanical Engineering major. Languages is my hobby and it should be yours too!

About Edward

Engineering Major and have lived in three continents. I grew up speaking Mandarin and English, and my grandparents spoke Russian with me when I lived in China as a child. I grew up to be a strong language learner, being able to converse in about 8 languages. I have lived a year in Switzerla

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He was very patient and helpful. My son loved his first lesson with him!
Aruna N.
Really fun! I learned a lot on my first lesson!!

Elizabeth P.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Elizabeth P.

2 Reviews
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I have studied Spanish and speak Spanish daily with Spanish speaking natives. I strive to make my classes helpful and informative, and go above and beyond for each student to reach their fullest potential.

About Elizabeth

I am a dedicated and passionate teacher. I want to help others to the best of my ability to improve and learn, in a patient, kind, and respectful environment. I am an honor roll student, and strive to help others. I myself am a life long learner, and would love the opportunity to connect and help o

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Grace
Elizabeth is SUCH a great teacher. The way she explains the things I struggle with is so great. I highly recommend Elizabeth.
tessa
very, very helpful

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"Wolfgang is a wonderful, tutor, teacher and mentor. For quite awhile I have wanted to learn to speak German. Wolfgang has and continues to guide me toward my goal.

Wolfgang is very patient, flexible and understanding. He has adapted his lessons to best fit my way of learning. This is no simple task in itself. But Wolfgang has found a method of teaching that goes well beyond words and phrases. It strengthens my understanding of the culture. This is critical to successfully comprehending any language.

Wolfgang is a true Linguist. His expertise is far-reaching, not just in syntax or morphology, but in the history from which the language is born. This knowledge is indispensable and cannot be found elsewhere."
Shane
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"It is my first class and I really loved it."
Deepa
Took German lessons from Tatiana Z.
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"Jean-Luc was very patient with me as this was my first experience with the language and it wasn't pretty!"
Jenna
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"Nery was very helpful in teaching me the basics of conversational Spanish. It was nice to have a one-on-one experience because I wasn’t confident in my skills when starting out. If you’re looking to learn Spanish and need a private tutor, she’s a great choice."
Bridget
Took Spanish lessons from Nery G.
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"Gloria has been such a wonderful teacher and is really helping me understand Spanish grammar better. I'm so glad that I decided to do private lessons with her in order to better understand the Spanish language. Her methods of teaching and getting students to practice the language have helped me retain information much better than I would have if I tried to teach myself."
Gabi
Took Spanish lessons from Dannia G.
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"Christy is very knowledgeable about the Spanish language and she always prepares fun and thoughtful lessons. She is very flexible and willing to address the specific areas where her students need or want further instruction. She is reliable and friendly, and I always enjoy my lessons with her."
Jessie
Took Spanish lessons from Christy V.
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"If you want a teacher who is:
- competent, patient (yet not lenient), who corrects you without making you feel insecure, will great a personalized curriculum, and where you will notice steady progress, I strongly recommend Aksana.

I speak 5 languages. And I think she really has the best approach to teaching Russian.
Another thing I really love about Aksana is that she has a real life teacher training as well as a degree She will ne able to relate what you talk about to littérature and culture in a very knowledgeable way. Which, I find very important on the end of any language teacher if they want their students to be completely fluent.

6 lessons in I have noticed a difference. And our classes are getting even more tailored as she starts to notice what I can do naturally/easily - and what I struggle with."
Dina
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Tamar is a wonderful, dynamic and enthousiastic teacher and my 12 year old daughter had a great time with her.
Tamar knows when to slow down if her student is tired, but is also demanding so as to be sure that progress are made.
It was a pleasure seeing how fast my daughter improved her English and we both appreciated meeting Tamar, who is a great person :)"
Christel
Took English lessons from Tamar M.
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"My daughter looks forward to each lesson and is excited primarily because she enjoyed interacting with Lipeng. The lessons are dynamic and Lipeng is extremely patient with such a young student."
Mira
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from Lipeng C.
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"Gina was great for our first lesson. Very knowledgeable and does not try to overwhelm you with too much information. I am looking forward to my future lessons."
Sean
Took Italian lessons from Gina G.
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