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About Aliaksandra P.

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Manassas, VA
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I've been teaching English since 2002 and my students have gone on to develop travel abroad, participate in and win different competitions and contests, and build their careers. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to communicate in it in everyday life and as time goes on you'll be able to make new friends and study and work in it. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Aliaksandra
Hi, there! My name is Aliaksandra and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2001 and have loved helping my students communicate in the language they want, make new foreign friends, and travel and study abroad. I went to Minsk State Linguistic University (Republic of Belarus) and earned a Master degree in Philological Sciences in 2003. I'm a responsible person always ready to help and my teaching style is students’ needs oriented, cooperative, and activity-approached. My motto is Practice makes perfect. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!
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Tina July 10, 2019
· French · In studio
My 8 year daughter is taking one-on-one French lessons with Ms Aliaksandra. She has taken 3 lessons so far and loving it. I was invited to observe her last lesson and I am absolutely impressed with Ms Aliaksandra’s teaching. She speaks only French during the lesson, exposing my daughter to the language. She started with everyday things but is also using them in simple sentences. My daughter loves her lessons and can’t wait for the next one. She practice at home as well so she can make her teacher! We are glad to have found Ms Aliaksandra.
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Lynn July 10, 2019
· Italian · Online
Excellent! A natural teacher, gifted in her ability to establish rapport and move the learning process enjoyably forward.
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Sasha S. March 4, 2019
· Russian · Online
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About Carla C.

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Portland, MI
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Want to speak English more proficiently? Want to sound more like a native English speaker? I can help you learn more clear pronunciation, learn idioms, and learn the vocal inflections that are common in American English.

About Carla
I have been signing since 1998, spending every chance I can among my Deaf friends and immersing myself in the language as often as possible. I received my BA in Music with a certification to teach at Lubbock Christian University in 1998. Later I attended the Interpreter Certification program at Burlington County College in New Jersey from 2009-2011, and during that time took a summer course at Gallaudet University for the Deaf in Washington DC. Then in 2014 I received my MEd in Curriculum and Instruction with Instructional Technology from Houston Baptist University. I have been teaching ASL at the high school level since 2011. I am also one of the interpreters for the Deaf at my church in Fort Bend County, TX, outside of Houston, where I am a member and actively involved in the Deaf Ministry.

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ou have. I'm happy to get back with you, and I look forward to teaching you!
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Sofia P. August 17, 2019
· English · Online
Very professional!
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Juan E. August 14, 2019
· Accent Reduction · Online
She is very clear, professional & patience. I enjoyed my first class.
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sunny August 11, 2019
· English · Online
She is very helpful,caring, great listener and is passionate about her work. Great friend and mentor! Thanks Carla for everything.
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Carla C.

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About Melissa L.

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Honolulu, HI
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I am an experienced classroom teacher and tutor who has taught classrooms of English language learners. Together, we will make sure you succeed and meet your goals. English will become more clear, you will be able to express yourself better, and you will be proud of your accomplishments. Lessons are individualized--made special and helpful just for you.

About Melissa
I am an experienced classroom teacher, tutor, caregiver, and leader. I have minors in Music and Spanish, a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, and a Master's degree in Educational Leadership. I have also been in competitive public speaking for several years.

With a solid understanding of education from different perspectives -leadership, students, parents, teachers, and more - I know what it takes to help students achieve at their full potential. I ensure lessons and material are unique to the student, engaging and enjoyable, relevant, and catalysts for growth and success. Test preparation is also a skill I help students excel in. In fact, some of the schools I have been partnered with have even been featured on television.

As a competitive public speaker, I have won awards at the local, state, and national levels. I have also fo
unded, coached, and judged teams and speakers.

As a musician, I have played and/or competed in solos, duets, quartets, concerts and more. I have studied music theory, written my own music, won scholarships, and taught others.

My students vary in ability from autistic and nonverbal, to English language learners, to gifted and talented. I have taught students in rural, suburban, and urban environments in charter, public, and private schools. My students are from a variety of different cultures, religions, and backgrounds. The similarity they share is being proud of their achievements after working together!

My students typically tell me that I am one of their favorite teachers. I believe every student is capable of achievement, and it is my mission to help them get there. I see students greater than they see themselves, and in sharing this, they end up feeling more confident and empowered themselves. My lessons are fun, relevant, effective, and individualized. I can't wait to partner up with you! Let's make your goals happen!
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Melissa L.

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About Isabela M.

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Fort George G Meade, MD

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I am a Certified Interpreter in five languages with the US Defense Language Institute Monterrey, California.

English is my third language but I didn’t stop here. I taught my mother and so many others tips on how to learn this language faster.

If you speak a Romantic language, even better; I’ll find “anchors” to help you connect the dots and allow you to find English words faster.
If your native language is not among the Romantic ones, don’t despair (though my assumption is that you stopped reading by now). Mentors are critical, and I’ll teach you ways to find balance, consistency, and discipline in learning English as a Second Language.

About Isabela
Before reading about me, I'd like to share up front the honor that my newest student, R., has brought to me by choosing to learn Romanian. Nothing special so far except that he is 100 years old!!!! Yes, you read that correctly: a century old. He is the outmost inspiring person in my life by teaching me that age is just a number and that learning can happen any day if we choose so. R is a medical doctor, a psychologist, a chemist and biologist. Words can't even define how great of a man he is.

I'm an enthusiastic learner even after 19 years of formal education (two Masters, one Bachelor) earned on two continents continued by US military education in various forms, and formally tested student who needed to document skills that were not formally captured on paper (like the foreign languages I know).

I love interacting with people and
pass on my knowledge from five visited continents, instill love for learning and continuous curiosity for any subject out there. Nothing is impossible when you set your mind to it. Failing once doesn't mean that you'll never win (proof in my athletic years and life ever since); determination, hard work, self-motivation and a good supporting system can bring to reality even the most insignificant dreams that we believe may not come true, and especially those in which we passionately trust.

I believe in breaking down a goal into objectives, assigning tasks to each one of them, and then sticking to achieve them.

I'm a Certified Instructor with the Department of Homeland Security. My hobbies include practicing foreign languages (and proper grammar rules which highly reflect on one's education) by speaking them, learning about cultures and slangs, etymology, watching foreign movies, traveling internationally, taking photos, reading (a lot), carefully planning with room for error and impulsive decisions (to take the boredom out of things), meeting with life long friends, drawing, painting, and spending time outdoors for inspiration and health.

I'm elated at the opportunity of brainstorming with you and giving you tools to be an independent learner.
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Barbara M. August 6, 2019
· ACT Math · Online
Isabella was really great! She is very smart with her teaching method and pushes Mariah to achieve. Wonderful lesson! Thanks Isaabella!
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Jenna Recalo July 31, 2019
· Romanian · Online
So helpful! I learned so much after only one session! Definitely booking more lessons!
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Angela July 22, 2019
· Calligraphy · Online
Isabela is very resourceful, she provided lot of guidelines and resources in the lesson. She provided practice material to me before my first lesson and covered the fundamentals in the first lesson which in my opinion is extremely important in the beginning to learn a new subject. Isabela is a so talented and a great instructor to have!
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Isabela M.

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About Mario D.

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La Jolla, CA
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Since I live in a border town, I started learning English at a very young age. The English language has been always a part of my life and I have successfully taught young children to read in English as well as helped improve the language skills of 4th graders.

About Mario
I am a language teacher who specializes in French, Spanish and English. I have been working as a language teacher since 2014. I graduated from San Diego State University in 2013, with a BA in French. After graduating, I began teaching ESL and French at a K-12 school in Mexico. In 2018 I received a MA in French Literature from San Diego State University. While doing the Master's program, I taught at SDSU, which gave me working experience with college students.
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Martha March 12, 2019
· French · In studio
Mario is a wonderful teacher, he is very patient and explains very clearly. His pronunciation is wonderful both in English and French. I would recommend him to anyone who wanted to learn a language.
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Jay Ortiz March 12, 2019
· French · Online
Mario is such a great instructor, he is so creative and makes the class really fun and joyfull. He’s also really good in making me understand the topic and the language, you can tell he has a lot of experience being a teacher. 100% recommended!
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Catherine March 11, 2019
· French · In studio
Excellent teacher! He really breaks down the grammar and helps you to understand the components of the language. Highly recommend!
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Mario D.

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About Peter O.

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Ypsilanti, MI

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Learning English as a second language can be difficult; I make it fun and easy!

I've also taken ESL as a kid growing up.

About Peter
Hi, my name is Peter

I'm a Korean-American in the Ann Arbor area looking to teach English, ESL, or any general homework help!

My schedule is flexible and I'm willing to work around your schedule, whether at a particular location or online.

I understand everyone is different with their own learning styles and needs so planning ahead with that in mind is my specialty!
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Peter O.

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About Wendy Y.

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New York, NY
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I've lived in Asia, South America and Eastern Europe and travelled to over 50 countries. I make sure our lessons are culturally relevant and sensitive to your background. I can't wait to help you learn and advance your English.

About Wendy
I have been an educator for over 25 years. I love working with children and adults to help them reach their goals and take them higher. I attended Ivy League school for both my undergraduate degree and MBA. I have traveled to over 50 countries to work with ESL business students and further develop my love of music.
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Wendy Y.

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About Mardee R.

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I've been teaching various things for over 20 years, including teaching ESL to students internationally online and in person. My style is very encouraging and motivating. My approach is to focus on building skills in pronunciation and comprehension because it is critical for being able to clearly communicate. Conversational English is what my international student's tell me is their weakest area. They tell me they want to practice having conversations because they usually don't have native English speakers to talk with. I create a very relaxed and safe-to-make mistakes kind of environment. If you want to practice your conversational skills, let's chat. If you want to build your comprehension and other English skills, let's work together. I look forward to meeting you. See you in the classroom.

About Mardee
Welcome. I'm a mature teacher with a Master degree and TEFL certification. I've been teaching for over 20 years and love it. I am an enthusiastic and motivating teacher. I love to have fun and I enjoy teaching students of all levels. I have taught in the classroom and online for years. I love to travel to experience different cultures and learn from them, which is one reason I started teaching online to ESL students. I have work with students online from all over the world for a few years. Working online allows me to meet students I may not otherwise get to meet. It also allows me the freedom to work and travel. I plan to travel to Asia in October 2019 to meet some of my students I've been teaching for a couple of years.

My background in teaching spans many different topics, including K-12 teaching educational subjects and adults
in career development. Primarily I teach ESL students now and I ABSOLUTELY love it.

I'll see you in the classroom.
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Mardee R.

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About Jael C.

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I have been teaching English for over 7 years. My students love that I am kind, patient, and knowledgeable. All of my lessons are customized. I am a pronunciation and grammar specialist. I can help you learn to speak and write like a native. Send me a message to get started!

About Jael
I am a full-time online English teacher. I have been teaching ESL students for over 7 years. I lived in Chicago where I did my Bachelor's and Master's studies. I also lived in France and earned a diploma in French language and culture. I have linguistics training and I specialize in grammar and pronunciation.

My students can expect to see an amazing improvement in their understanding of the English language. I give practical advice to help you understand pronunciation, spelling, reading, and writing rules. I am very organized. When you take lessons with me you will feel supported and encouraged.

I look forward to meeting you!
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Daryl June 27, 2019
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I would highly recommend Jael as an English tutor. She is patient and truly cares about my success. She is always on time and prepared for lessons. Her enunciation is extremely helpful and she has a friendly personality. My English has improved so much since working with her.
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About Katie S.

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Phoenix, AZ
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I was a teacher for 7 years. I taught Pre-K to 6th grade. I am interested in helping you learn English. I will help you prepare for doctors appointments, going to a coffee shop, or casual conversation with a friend. I can help with some of the language barriers.

About Katie
Hi, My name is Katie and I am a former elementary teacher. I have taught pre-k, 1st grade, 2nd grade and 6th grade. I have also taught all three of my kids to read before they went to kindergarten. I have stayed home with my children for the past 10 years. I have a fingerprint clearance card and I had a background check this year in order to get my Arizona Substitute License. I love working with children, and I hope I can get the opportunity to tutor your child.
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Katie S.

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