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J.Q. W.

3 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music, Jazz Trumpet Performance from Oberlin Conservatory
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J.Q. W.

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I make language learning fun and effective, using established techniques for effective and rapid language acquisition. I prefer to teach speaking and listening together with reading and writing, but some students prefer only to learn to speak, which is also fine. It can be faster to get up and running with conversations, but with less deep an understanding of the language.

As a native English speaker who lived in mainland China for over 8 years, I have the unique ability to explain pronunciation and other issues clearly from a foreigner's perspective. I can help you understand quickly and easily how to form the sounds we don't have in English, as well as visualize the tone systems that are characteristic of Mandarin Chinese.

About J.Q.

I studied jazz trumpet performance at Oberlin Conservatory (Bachelors, '02) and The Juilliard School (Masters '17). I studied Mandarin Chinese at Oberlin College (Bachelors, '02). I lived and worked in Shanghai, China, from 2003 to 2010. I've been teaching music and language lessons for over 15

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April Stace
I have literally looked for years for the right trumpet teacher for my 12 year old son. JQ is a treasure. He challenges the student appropriately but is also gentle and understanding about the realities of life for a 12 year old in NYC. Cannot recommend him highly enough. Very skilled teacher, performer, and totally on point with showing up, planning ahead, etc.
Joey
Fantastic trumpet instructor. JQ is patient, receptive, encouraging—the list goes on. He's helped me go from literally not being able to make a decent note to playing a little shindig on New Year's for my family. Highly recommended. I'm still taking lessons!
Sean
I found that J.Q. was a quality tutor. He adapted to what I needed to focus on for Mandarin, which was tones, and as such I was able to improve my foundation. He also has a good knowledge of the language apart from just being fluent, and could answer any question I had. I definitely recommend him.
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Anna M.

2 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, polish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
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Anna M.

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Hi! Do you feel that learning Polish is really your thing? Or perhaps you’ve decided to learn totally new language this year? It doesn’t meter whether you already speak Polish or you just want to start your adventure with the language! Whether you have the time in the morning or in the evening!
My name is Anna. I was born in Poland. Polish is my native language. I am a teacher in Polish Supplementary Saturday School in US.
My pleasure is to meet new students, children, teenagers or adults who want to improve polish language ability in speaking, writing or reading.

About Anna

Hello! My name is Anna. I was born in Poland. Polish is my native language. My pleasure is to meet new students, children, teenagers or adults who want to improve polish language ability in speaking, writing or reading. I am a teacher in Polish Supplementary Saturday School in US. I am very patient

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Agnieszka S.
Anna is a wonderful teacher. She's very profesional and experienced with kids. My daughter has made a big progress just after couple of lessons!! She likes Anna a lot! We are very satisfied! Highly recommend!
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Josephine E.
Anna was very nice, my daughter loved the lesson.

Saran E.

4 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Tamil, Spanish, French, IPA
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Saran E.

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• 8+ years of teaching, training, & tutoring experience.
• Tutoring for many undergraduate courses in math/statistics & economics/econometrics, as well as select courses in biology, physics, social sciences, computer science, systems engineering, and other subjects / areas. Select graduate course assistance offered as well.
• Tutoring for GRE/GMAT and SAT/ACT offered with individualized gameplan/schedule.
• Help with high school and middle school curriculum in math, quantitative sciences, social sciences, writing. Help with IB & AP classes and corresponding exams.
• National Merit Scholar & several (10+) AP Tests in High School.
• Will give personal scores upon request.

About Saran

EXPERIENCE [Specifics] • 14+ years of experience with teaching, tutoring, training, education settings, instructional design, and L&D (learning and development) across multiple disciplines. • Consulting for L&D (HR) programs and elearning contexts (including multimedia content) for cross

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Alexis
Great tutor. Helped me with GRE preparation, science courses, and admissions process.
Simon
Great tutor and very knowledgeable - helped me with economics and statistics classes and projects.
Viollette
Very knowledgable and professional. Saran is obviously intelligent and makes for a great instructor.

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Amber J.

44 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, Italian, French
  • Master of Music from University of North Texas
  • Teaching since 1995
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Amber J.

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I can help you prepare for that long-awaited trip to France or help you with your French studies. I can help you read and write French. If you are a performance major needing to practice and perfect French for a role I can help you with this as well. If you have a question about how we will study-ask me- I am happy to answer.

About Amber

Growing up in Denver, I had a huge desire for singing and performing. By age 14, I was taking weekly singing & piano lessons, was acting constantly in local productions-many times getting the lead role. Some of the productions I acted in: The Wizard of Oz (Dorothy), Camelot, Anything Goes (Ren

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Great teacher. Gets you started from the first lesson!
Andrew
Amber is simply the best. She has a knack for determining my level and knows how far to push me in practices and recommending homework. Her experience serves her well. She is inspiring, motivating and blunt which goes a long way because she is very directed at her constructive criticism and points that need to be improved.
Aadhav
Amber is an amazing teacher who is kind and appreciates the student. She teaches with great passion and makes the student feel the music. I could see my son progressing already and his confidence level has gone up. He shows great interest and practices more than before!
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Vivian S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1993
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Vivian S.

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I am a native Chinese speaker and an experienced Mandarin Chinese teacher. I am fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese, and can teach you either Chinese language. I have 20 years of tutoring experience. I received many awards in China because of my teaching. I love teaching and nothing can satisfy me more then when I see my students learning and improving. I like to help them with what they don't understand and see how they can overcome their weakness and be successful. I use many different techniques to help my students learn and always enjoy seeing them overcome a learning obstacle or become proficient in their language skills. My teaching is to learn happily, and feel the joy of learning. No matter what your age- from teenagers to adults- to motivate you to learn is the first important thing I will do. I am patient and extremely social and friendly. I know how to teach and communicate with people properly. I love working with adults and children! let me know how I can help you!

About Vivian

I am a native Chinese speaker and an experienced Mandarin Chinese teacher. I am fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese, and can teach you either Chinese language. I have 20 years of tutoring experience. I received many awards in China because of my teaching. I love teaching and nothing can satisfy m

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Seonjung P.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
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Seonjung P.

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Hello. I was born in Korea and was raised there for more than 18 years. My first language is Korean, and I have been teaching students from take lessons and another academy. I can teach you from beginner level, and you will be able to see the improvement in speaking, writing, listening, and reading skills in Korean. If you are interested in focusing on only one skill or vice versa, we are always available to adjust our lessons according to our discussion. I know that learning another language is not easy. We will go through step by step, and you will feel more comfortable in opening your eyes to the language.

About Seonjung

I am a professional designer and artist. I teach students who are eager and excited to develop their skill in drawing. Everyone has an ability to draw very well even though you are a beginner, and they have their own unique style. I can work on both creative class to strengthen your style as an in

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Kristin
She was very calm and patient and if you made a mistake she just tells you steps on how to improve and is fine with waiting until you get it right.
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"Jihye is very patient and she makes me feel comfortable to ask questions and clarifications. I'm glad I was able to book her time to teach me Korean =)"
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Took Korean lessons from Jihye L.
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"I've only had one lesson with her but so far she has been great. Very friendly and helpful."
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Took Korean lessons from Jihye L.
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"先生のおかげでかなり上達しました。これからもがんばります。


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Almond
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Mr Oyamada is an awesome instructor. He's attentive, knowledgeable, and always ready to answer any questions I have. I look forward to my classes with him every week! :)"
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Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Oksana is outstanding! She is so warm, her Russian is so beautiful and understandable. In the midst of great conversation, she will correct in a way that makes total sense. I am so looking forward to my next lesson!"
Jennifer
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Francesca is fantastic! She is dedicated, patient and fun. I highly recommend her for your Italian lessons!"
Savanna
Took Italian lessons from Francesca S.
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"Very flexible hours and effort net learning experience. Marcela is very patient and encouraging. She will follow the flow of my mood and coach me along the way as our conversation. The test lessons are structured for easy learning too. Did I forget to say that I have been learning from her for 1.5 year! I also talk to her dog, Begui, during the lesson.:)"
Christina
Took Spanish lessons from Marcela S.
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"Excellent instructor
Her classes are very fun and dynamic, she poses situations where you can invest in confidence, as well as games to reinforce what you have learned.
I highly recommend it; fantastic online classes with a high level of learning."
Roberto
Took ESL lessons from Maria M.
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"I just completed my first lesson with Rie and she was fantastic. I look forward to my future classes with her."
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Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"He seems to have a lot of experience in helping students reduce their accent. Unlike some instructors I've had in the past, he will ensure that the student's pronunciation is truly accurate before moving on to the next word. Moreover, his schedule is pretty flexible and he will provide a full length lesson even if the lesson starts late."
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