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Kathy B.

31 Reviews
Detroit, MI
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Sign Language for the Deaf, Sign Language for the Deaf
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 7 to 76
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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

Glenda J.

26 Reviews
Taylor, MI
Starting at $23
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 55; Female: 5 to 75
  • Teaching since 1990
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Glenda J.

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Vocabulary, conjugation, pronunciation, various tenses, converation

About Glenda

After studying at Cass Tech High School and Wayne State University in MI, I have enjoyed teaching privately, in groups, and at churches, I have performed vocally and instrumentally throughout the US and in 8 foreign countries, and taught at public, charter, and private schools. It is important to

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Dontae W.
She is a awesome teacher very patient
Curley
First lesson was a student/teacher familiarization. Glenda is very friendly and is very knowledgeable concerning music. I look forward to future lessons with her!
Pallavi D.
Glenda is an amazing teacher she explains everything very patiently .

Yiju T.

3 Reviews
Troy, MI
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • M.S. Degree in Computer-Based Information Systems from Eastern Michigan University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Yiju T.

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Teaching has always been my passion. I have been teaching Mandarin for 10 years at various Language Institutes, and taught at private schools in Michigan for total of 5 years. With corporate client experience, I also have been working as a Mandarin instructor in a language company. There are many adult students with different levels who are currently learning Chinese from me. My success stems from enthusiasm, self-motivation, patient, creativity and the ability to communicate with students from diverse backgrounds. It is my goal to combine my range of experience with my ability to make the learning easy and fun.

About Yiju

Nihao. I’m a native-born Chinese who has vast experience of teaching Mandarin to English speakers across all levels and ages. I have been teaching Mandarin for more than 10 years at various Language Institutes, and have taught at private schools for total of 5 years. At schools, I developed and

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Steve
I've had a great experience so far. Yiju is patient, enthusiastic, and fun. Her lessons are easy to get into and the time flies by really fast. She's very engaging on cultural topics, illustrates a variety of ways to say something, and is generally very organized and punctual. She has been very accommodating to my requests and helping me learn in a way that works for me. Since I had my own study materials before I started lessons with her, she has worked with me to practice the material I studied already. I would definitely recommend her.
Alexandria
Wonderful instructor. We look forward to continuing lessons later this year. She was very professional and made my 15 year old daughter comfortable with learning Chinese. She tailored the lessons to fit her aptitude. I would highly recommend her. She also met us at the local community center which was very helpful logistically.
Steve

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George F.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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George F.

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Portuguese (português or, in full, língua portuguesa)[nb 1] is a Romance language and the sole official language of Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, and São Tomé and Príncipe.[4] It also has co-official language status in Macau (China), Equatorial Guinea and East Timor. As the result of expansion during colonial times, Portuguese speakers are also found in Goa, Daman and Diu in India;[5] in Batticaloa on the east coast of Sri Lanka, in the Indonesian island of Flores ; and in Malacca in Malaysia.

About George

I am so glad you’re here! The music lessons for young children are full of fun, interactive activities with iPads apps and traditional methods that not only help develop a strong musical foundation and build essential life skills, but offer a unique bonding experience for you and your child.

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Gilbert ..
George explained things very simply.
Alexander J.
George, was very patient, kind, and seem very knowledgeable. He seems to understand the pedagogy of teaching to kids and realize they all learn differently. I personally think he went above and beyond for my Son first class and for our first introduction. He offered a more modern approach method of teaching music and Piano to my son who so far seem more receptive in learning and practicing. Will se where that take us but I am very please so far.
Tracie S.
George is totally passionate about teaching. He encourages the kids to practice and do their best. He has great knowledge and understanding of music theory. He is pleasant, easy going and works really well with kids. Overall really good teacher. Recommend!

Masaki K.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing from California State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Masaki K.

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Do you want to understand your favorite anime show, movies or Japanese culture better? Do you want to learn to crack jokes in Japanese and win any crowd over? Would you like to do business in Japan and need someone who can not only teach you the language, but cultural differences and etiquette so you can win over any client?

Japanese and English are polar opposites in many ways.
Sentence structures are upside down. English is written horizontally left to right, but traditional Japanese is written vertically right to left.
Communicating can be difficult when what can be spoken directly in English has to be said in more subtle ways in Japanese, and this miscommunication can cause relationships to break down.

My passion is to help people cross cultural barriers and make new friends.
Learning a new language can build confidence and expand your mind in ways you never thought possible!

One of the signs that you have truly mastered a language is to understand the humor. I can ...

About Masaki

About me. I was born in Fukuoka, Japan and moved to the US when I was 18. I studied ESL then got a degree in marketing and worked in Real Estate and Finance for many years. I learned English from scratch when I moved to California and am now completely fluent in English, so much so that peop

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Randy S.
Masaki has an infectious enthusiasm for teaching that motivates me to do my best.
Amber
The best.
Cameron
Thank you Masaki! Looking forward to the next lesson

Tonni P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, American Sign Language, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tonni P.

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Experienced teacher of 23 years. Native English speaker. TESOL certificate from CIE. Trained in forty different methods of teaching English.

About Tonni

I am a newlywed 34 year old piano and English teacher from El Paso, TX. I’ve been teaching for 23 years and it is something I really enjoy doing. Several of my students have gone on to major in music in college and some have even become teachers themselves. I enjoy teaching all styles but truly c

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"Ava is such a Joy to be around. She is very passionate about and dedicated to teaching sign language as well as interpreting. She is very patient and will work with you no matter how long it takes to insure that you get the signs down packed. She puts her all into the language and you can definitely see it through her worship at our church in our Signer’s ministry as well as when she is interpreting the services ."
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Took Sign Language lessons from Ava H.
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"I just had a wonderful first session with Joy. She is very knowledgeable and was able to answer all my questions. I'm looking forward to our next session."
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Took Cantonese lessons from Joy S.
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"Jackie is an excellent teacher. I would recommend her to anyone who wishes to either learn Spanish or improve on the Spanish skills they already have"
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Took Spanish lessons from Jackie D.
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"Millie creates a warm comfortable environment and guides your learning at your pace and level. As a native speaker she brings a lot to the table that I’ve never had with traditional professors."
Taylor
Took Spanish lessons from Millie O.
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"She was very personable and I enjoyed our first lesson."
Janelle
Took Korean lessons from Sunho K.
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"Prajakta is a wonderful patient teacher! Began first Hindi lessons today ....cannot wait for next one! Highly recommend for adults and children. She was flexible with scheduling and contacted me right away. I am from US as beginner Hindi speaker."
Christine
Took Hindi lessons from Prajakta R.
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"goooood teacher! She is patient and nice!"
Jennifer
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"Elisa is wonderful. Working with a native of Italy was my preference. She’s patient, kind and flexible with our sessions. Highly recommend her."
Paige
Took Italian lessons from Elisa P.
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"First lesson went great Pantelis is so easy going and a joy to work with."
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Took Greek lessons from Pantelis P.
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"Working with Kana Sensei is such a wonderful learning experience! I highly, highly recommend her as a tutor!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Kana L.
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