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Barbara S.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $26
  • Speaks German
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Barbara S.

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My name is Barbara, I was born and raised in Germany and worked for 15 years as a Training and Quality Executive in the hotel industry, one of the companies being The Ritz-Carlton, one of the best training companies in the world. I was in charge of all in-house training sessions, spent up to 20 hours per week in a classroom environment and was chosen as a Property Opening Trainer for The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin. I transferred with The Ritz-Carlton to Miami in 2005. I enjoyed working as an Executive at The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach until 2009, when I got married and had my daughter.

I decided to fully homeschool my ten-year old daughter for two years, who, as a result, is fluent in German in both speaking and writing. We moved to NYC in 2013 and I was approved by and followed the official NYC Department of Education guidelines for homeschooling. I joined a weekly after-school program at my church in NYC, taught in English, and have been the director since 2015. In 2019, my family and I

About Barbara

Thank you very much for your interest in my profile. My name is Barbara, I was born and raised in Germany and worked for 15 years as a Training and Quality Executive in the hotel industry, one of the companies being The Ritz-Carlton, one of the best training companies in the world. I was a public s

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Monica
Barbara is an outstanding teacher. I am so so lucky that I found her. She fits perfectly with my plan to improve my spoken German and is very effective at doing so. I strongly recommend her.
MONICA
Barbara is a fantastic teacher. Just in 4 lessons my German has improved tremendously.
Monica
Barbara is kind, experienced, and understands exactly what I need to do in order to improve on my fluency in German.
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Christina S.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks German, French, Italian, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Bachelors of Science in Psychology & Special Needs Education from Heilpädagogisches Seminar Zürich
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Christina S.

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Hallo! As a native German speaker I have done all my studies in German and been teaching students of all age ranges for years.
I am an enthusiastic and fun teacher who customizes my lessons based on your goals, learning style and preferences.
My talent is to create connections now for you with the subject you are learning and resolve any 'knots' in that process.

About Christina

Raised in Switzerland I am a native German, French and English speaker. My talent is to create connections for you with the subject you are learning and resolve any 'knots' in that process. If you want a very experiences as well as creative tutor who is a native speaker as well as has taught stu

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Calvin L.
Christina makes learning French fun for my young kids (5&7). We are sticking with her lessons.
Jaxon C.
I just finished my first lesson, it was so much fun. She really makes it fun and makes your learning experience tailored directly to you. As well as gives you homework based on your interest to keep you interested in learning when normally I’d personally lose motivation.
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Daria D.

105 Reviews
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Starting at $56
  • Speaks French, English, German, Russian, Czech
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Daria D.

105 Reviews
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Hallo! Wie geht’s dir? German is my native language, and I love speaking it. I offer a variety of courses for you to choose from (just let me know which of the following you would like to concentrate on when you sign up for lessons with me):

- GERMAN CONVERSATION (Using authentic texts from current German newspaper articles, blogs and research studies, video clips from German movies, documentaries and news reports as well as excerpts from popular podcasts and radio shows, a wide range of topics will be explored and discussed. You will regularly give oral presentations on a variety of topics. Open to upper beginner, intermediate, advanced and near-native students.)

- STANDARD GERMAN (Practice all of the skills: reading, listening, writing and speaking. Strong focus on the language skills needed for real-world situations as well as grammatical proficiency. Efficient language training with plenty of variety. Open to beginners and to students with previous knowledge of German. ...

About Daria

Hi! My name is Daria. I live in the always sunny and beautiful Los Angeles, California, I am an intuitive life coach as well as a language teacher. In my role as an intuitive life coach, I use my intuition, tarot cards and oracle cards, as well as my knowledge of various healing modalities to prov

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Snehadri
I Just want to thank Daria one more time to take ample time to offer me a tarot reading. As most of us know that, the answer that we seek, we already have the innate ability to get it, for part of us already knows the right answer.
I am grateful to Daria because she talked with me throughout the whole process with such great care and got me to the root of my situation.

It was a positive vibrant and productive session.
I wish her a very happy and healthy spiritual journey! 🙏
Barbora S.
Daria read tarot cards for me the other day as I've asked her a question whether me applying in a new career field was a good idea? I've finished college in 2018 and couldn't find employment for over a year, then I finished a qualification course for teacher assistants and soon after I was given my first stable employment (been freelancing before). Full of optimism but with a grain of doubt I asked the stars/cards/higher power whether me choosing this career was a good move. Daria was able to confirm my own observations plus she added wise words of her own.

The reading doesn't give you a clear yes/no answer but if you've done a fair bit of introspection beforehand, the cards' advice may calm you down or offer you a new perspective you haven't considered before.
Kate K.
Daria gave me an online tarot reading about a month ago, and I came away with an experience that was enlightening and empowering. What I found unique about her approach as a psychic is that she combined her skilled intuition with practical advice that I could actually use to improve my life and find a measure of calm. She begins her sessions either with a specific question her client has in mind (whether it's related to relationships, family, career, aspirations, spiritual life, etc.), and if you do not come to her with a specific question, she is more than willing to do a general reading for you. (In my case, I sought advice related to my anxiety issues and their impact on my relationship with my fiancé, and over the past several weeks, things have really improved! So thank you!) If you are looking for someone who can help you see your circumstances more clearly and put you in touch with a spiritual sensibility, then Daria is someone to go see. She is not one of those charlatan psychics who will charge you excessively and then cloud your mind with bizarre, hazy predictions. She's an open-minded person and a great listener, and she's there to give you the tools to find joy and meaning.

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Valentina K.

87 Reviews
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Starting at $36
  • Speaks German, Romanian, Ukrainian, Turkish, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts, German from State University of Moldova – Chisinau, Moldova
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Valentina K.

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I have instructed over one hundred students in private German courses. I routinely exceeded student retention expectations. In a period of eight months, my efforts doubled the number of students enrolled in the German language program, through my professional and effective teaching.

About Valentina

• Russian native speaker • Professional proficiency in English and German • Familiar with Romanian and Turkish language • Experienced instructor • Able to plan and organize a classroom curriculum • Able to communicate and coordinate with a wide range of individuals Hello, my name is Vale

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These lessons are very helpful. She's a great teacher.
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Joel B.

1 Review
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, Spanish, German, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Joel B.

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I teach (and have learned languages) through a non-traditional approach, which emphasizes immersion, reading, and developing a love for the culture of the language. I will not make students sit down with grammar tables and conjugations, but rather will teach in a conversational approach

About Joel

Improvising/jazz pianist/composer based in Portland, Oregon. Have studied with Dave Liebman, George Colligan, and others. Shared the stage with George Colligan, Rob Scheps, Nathan Breedlove, Tom Varner, and others. Currently working on Master's of Music at Portland State University.

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Rob
Joel & I performed together in Seattle.. He's a creative young cat with something to say. Recommended

Chrissy S.

49 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Dutch, French
  • Awarded After School Marketing Program Scholarship from Chicago Tribune (A-S Marketing)
  • Teaching since 1998
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Chrissy S.

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What a beautiful language German is! No wonder there's so many famous German poets, playwrites and composers! And actually German is also very much used in todays international business world! Whether you want to get better grades in school or you just want to be able to have a simple conversation on vacation or apply with a German company, as a native speaker I can help you reach your goals!

About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in

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Carl
Chrissy was incredibly helpful in determining how I learn and then devising a series of lesson plans that help me learn in the easiest and fastest manner. It's been great so far and I expect to make quick progress because of her skills and personality.
Joseph A.
Chrissy is a very competent and understanding teacher. As I wasn’t a typical student for her, she quickly changed her lesson structure and tried to cover content in different musical genres. She was patient with my progress and encouraging. I think I learned quiet a lot of information and hope to continue my lessons hopefully in the near future.

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"Karin is a fantastic instructor! Pleasant demeanour and uses a good feedback model. She has made this for me very easy. Saught her out because of her dialect and being a native German speaker and the ability to understand mine dialect. I am glad that I am able to connect with her to improve my reading skills! Highly recommend."
Monica
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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"Karin and I clicked immediately. For an older student like me, she understood my needs for learning."
Josef
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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"Explains everything in a way that anybody can comprehend! Very detailed and planned out lessons."
Ozgur
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
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"First class was great. Valentina was clear and patient. Looking forward to the next classes."
Valentina
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
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"The class was great.

Karin was able to quickly find out what I was interested in learning and we began to immediately to focus on this.

The way the she taught made it easy for me to learn, All in all it was a great first class. I'm looking forward to my next classes."
Robert
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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"Wolfgang was top notch. He understood and catered to both my learning needs and my chaotic schedule. His knowledge of the German language and its history only exists from a native speaker, and his skill with instruction only comes from decades of experience. Lessons were always informative and fun!"
Colin
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"A great and fantastic start! I am very grateful that I had found Karin as I am fascinated with the culture, language, and people of Switzerland. Moreover, I will be making a first time trip to Switzerland soon and I could not have found a better instructor! Her approach is comforting, patient, and will adjust to your comfort level. Danke Sehr Karin!"
Rich
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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"Ms. Karin is a very pleasant lady. I am extremely pleased to have her as an instructor. My daughter was very happy to meet her and enjoyed going over the first lessons and getting to learn German. She made it enjoyable for her to learn and she can't wait to continue on with taking future classes.

Thank you again Ms. Karin"
Tamara
Took German lessons from Karin N.
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"My son is 9 years old and just stared taking classes with Valentina. He is really enjoying himself. She has done a wonderful job of tailoring the lessons for his age and skill level. He looks forward to his class every week and has already learned quite a bit. Very happy with our choice!!"
Jennifer
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
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"Kerstin has been a great teacher for my two sons. Kerstin always made an special effort to provide teaching material that was not only age appropriate and appropriate for their level of proficiency, but was also tailored to their particular interests. Her teaching style is methodical, while also casual and interactive, and thus well suited to provide a positive learning experience, particularly for children and adolescents. Both my children have benefited greatly from her teaching and I would recommend her highly."
Patrick
Took German lessons from Kerstin R.
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