Language Lessons in Durham, NC. It's your time.

In person or online. We've got everything you need to get started and stay motivated!

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Popular Language Teachers in Durham, NC

Or other areas around you:

Brendan R.

Durham, NC
Starting at $67
  • Speaks Somali, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Brendan R.

Book Now

I am an experienced and enthusiastic ESL teacher. I am excited about teaching and love helping students achieve their goals. My style of teaching is interactive and I focus on helping students be understood by English speakers in the real world.

Having worked in the field of adult ESL for 5 years, I understand how difficult language learning can be. I am patient, positive, and make learning fun. I have a TEFL Certificate from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota and work as an ESL faculty member at Durham Technical Community College.

About Brendan

I love teaching ESL and I have a great time working with students. I have worked in the field in a variety of different settings, from community cultural centers to helping parents of low-income children at a child care center to my current job as an adjunct faculty member. My lessons are always

Amy P.

Morrisville, NC
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 to 85
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Amy P.

Book Now

Currently teach English and math at a local tutoring center.

About Amy

I studied violin from the age of 9 (long time ago). I studied mainly privately but constantly in competitions with scholarships to brevard music center in N.C. and governors school for the arts held at Furman university. Obtained a music scholarship and minor in fine arts with a major in education.

Profile-background-check Background Check
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite

Kerstin R.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
Student Favorite

Kerstin R.

7 Reviews
Book Now

I am a native German speaker and have been teaching German since September 2011.
My students are pre-k -12 th Graders and occasionally adults, mostly Business German. SAT prep for German and German with listening.

About Kerstin

I graduated from the Harvard Graduate School of Education in June 2007 with a Master in Education (Arts in Education) degree. During my studies I worked in the framework of the Artful Adventures Program (Museum of Fine Arts in Boston), which provides object - based learning and hands on artistic ex

Recent Reviews
Anja H.
Our daughter took to Kerstin right away. She did not want the lesson to end!
Pamela W.
Kerstin is a fantastic teacher. She connected right away with my daughter Chloe who is 8 years old and immediately engaged and had her learning German after 1 lesson. She is punctual and professional. I highly recommend her.
Joshua
She was absolutely patient and was able to work with and engage my son who has a learning disability. She did a great job making him feel comfortable and after only one session I could see his confidence go up as he continued to draw into the evening. She really enjoys what she does and it shows in the way she worked with my son.

Meet Online Language Teachers Serving Durham, NC

penelope C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile

penelope C.

Book Now

Learning a language does not need to be hard or frustrating. I am fluent in Spanish and i will make sure you learn Spanish the easiest way possible.

About penelope

Hola, Aprende español conmigo. Learn Spanish Today in a easy and fun manner.

Yumiko T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French, English, Japanese
  • Bachelor of Arts in French from University of Yamanashi, Kofu, Japan
  • Teaching since 2011
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile

Yumiko T.

Book Now

こんにちは (Konnichiwa) Let's start speaking Japanese today!
Anyone who tries to learn a new language always starts with one word (often a fun word like “sushi”) which will multiply as you submerge yourself into the world of Japanese. And the best way is to make your leaning experience authentic, handy, affordable, and fun! What would you like to talk or learn about? Please tell me more!

I am a native Japanese speaker who was born, grew up, and worked in Japan. I have also taught Japanese and worked for a major Japanese trading company.
Lessons can be provided either online (you can attend the lessons in your PJs) or face-to-face by meeting up at a coffee shop, a library, or other locations that we can agree on. Level, content, and speed of lessons will be tailored to your interest and goals. Friends or family members are welcome to join (with No extra charges), if you are shy or want to make it more fun.
Student age can be from age two to up (I am a parent). Lesson level can be from ...

About Yumiko

My name is Yumiko. I was born and grew up in Yamanashi (Japan) where many peach trees grow like in Georgia where I currently live. After graduating from a local university where I studied French, I worked for a major Japanese trading company in Tokyo. About ten years ago, I moved to a small town in

Giselle C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile

Giselle C.

Book Now

Want to learn everything you've always wanted about Spanish? Whatever made you start to learn this beautiful language is an amazing reason to do it so! And makes me really happy to be a part of your learning process

About Giselle

An avid lover for arts! Hi, I'm Daniela, Colombian and a crazy advocate for teaching. I'm a singer, dancer and actress that has found in teaching another love. I've been teaching for more than 5 years and the experiences are endlessly. If you wantt to have tons of fun you found the right person!

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing language teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream language teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_215698_pi_106-
"Kays made teaching a breeze and an enjoyable experience for my son who has special needs. We've had Kays teaching my son for over 3 years and my son learned so much that now he has many French friends that he speaks with them in French 80% of the time."
Samantha
Took French lessons from Kays F.
Profile_83472_pi_20121206_180307
"Good job on preparing vocabulary to help me study for the N3 exam."
Toni
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
Profile_78823_pi_FSI%20Annual%20Awards%20Recipients_EX-HR_20150604-6%202
"My 9 year old son thoroughly enjoyed Thay Châu. He was caring yet strict. You can tell he is concerned that we understand and learn the Vietnamese language !"
Took Vietnamese lessons from Chau N.
Profile_355456_dzj8x8tr3xbb4nbjzg2k
"Rosita is great! She is very patient and understanding, and tailors the lesson to my child."
Amelica
Took Spanish lessons from Rosita R.
Profile_97339_pi_Micah-Headshot%20square
"I've only had one lesson so far, and I'm looking forward to more!"
Phoebe
Took Spanish lessons from Micah B.
Profile_91920_pi_12%20%283%29
"wonderful tutor! always patient and sweet!"
Eileen
Took Mandarin lessons from Grace J.
Profile_69493_pi_Alex%20Wright%200019%20300dpi
"She is perfect! I made a mistake previously with my review!That was an issue with my laptop. She is very nice! She is very professional and knowledgeable."
Anastasia
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Alexandra W.
Profile_180305_pi_75448D8B-8ACE-4D30-9D4F-62A628A8AE83
"Very sweet and patient!"
Claudia
Took ESL lessons from Kristin M.
Profile_111700_pi_125162_am_12074655_1764731040420905_935952099268575407_n
"Valentina, brings her teaching to the proper level of the student. Sehr Gut!!"
Josef
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
Profile_108382_pi_IMG_0039
"Sharon was very patient with me as I learned to speak Chinese, especially needed in the beginning when my Chinese was not good. She is very good at working on the tones and that was a relief to me because it was difficult!"
Matt
Took Mandarin Chinese lessons from HaiBo S.
View More
View Less

Popular Language Articles from our Blog

Your K-Drama Guide: 4 Korean Drama Series You Should Be Watching

  Korean drama, or K-drama, are televised drama programs in the Korean language. K-dramas are filmed in South Korea, and the shows are usually in mini-series format. The most popular genres are romantic comedy, action, and fusion science fiction. Although South Korea began shooting televised dramas back in the 1960s, K-drama only recently began catching fire in places like the United States. Watching Korean drama can be very helpful when you're taking Korean lessons, because you c …

By Maile Proctor

Popular Cities

Popular Language Lessons

Student Groups