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Ingrid L.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Speaks French, Latin, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Top Ten Most Influential Professor from Senior Class of 2019 at Whitworth University
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Ingrid L.

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I was born and raised in Germany and have always loved languages and different cultures. During my years of schooling, I was lucky enough to study four languages and over my 25 years teaching career, I have taught three. German however, is by far my favorite, as it connects me to my heritage and a beautiful tradition in literature and music. I love working with students of all ages and have taught German to children of elementary school ages all the way to the college level, where I taught German as a Senior Lecturer for thirteen years. I have also tutored adults privately on an on-going basis. I simply love learning.
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About Ingrid

I am a native speaker with a love for languages and students. After twenty-five years of teaching, I am as passionate about the German language as I was when I first started. Over the years, I have collected a number of ideas and resources and developed teaching strategies that have worked extr

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Meghan
Frau LaVoie is an incredible German teacher. She was my professor at Whitworth University and I thoroughly enjoyed her class. She challenges her students to go deeper into learning German while continuously supporting them along the way.
Tessa
Frau LaVoie was my German professor at Whitworth University. She always made class fun and the language easy to learn and understand. She taught songs and poems in order to give the language a beauty that others might miss. It was because of her teachings and encouragement that I was able to spend a year abroad in Germany and become fluent in German.
Sarah
Frau LaVoie is an amazing and empathic teacher. She easily recognizes each student’s ability and confidence level and reaches out to them in the appropriate manner. I have never learned more than when in her class.

Tatiana Z.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • Teaching since 1995
  • M.A., Ph.D. from Moscow State Linguistic University
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Tatiana Z.

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I am a professional teacher of German and I have many years of experience teaching German to different ages and levels. I taught at the university in Moscow.
If you are looking for a fun, flexible, easy to get along with tutor for either German or Russian I am perfect for you. I have been travelling to Germany, Austria, Switzerland for fun and as an interpreter. I have Goethe-Institute certificate which proves my qualifications. German is my biggest passion ever!

About Tatiana

I am a former German professor from Russia who currently lives in America and tutors full time now Russian and German. I provide a variety of activities for my lessons so you will never get bored. For example, I will use games, interactive conversational lessons, fun warm up tasks, case studies,

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Nicola K.
Tatiana is super helpful & thorough, and makes the lessons enjoyable. I'm finding myself improving very quickly thanks to her!
Cassidy
We had fun doing the alohabet! Looking forward to more
Charles W.
I worked with Tatiana for several weeks in order to brush up on my german which I once knew quite well. Tatiana was a great help by assessing where I was and immediately putting together lessons that were perfect for me. I highly recommend her as a german teacher at any level.

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Lisa D.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, German, English
  • Bachelor of Arts from Grand Valley State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lisa D.

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As a native German speaker and native English speaker, students will quickly learn German proficiency and lessons will be focused on the goals of the particular student.

About Lisa

I have experience working as an English and German teacher in Germany, teaching to kids and adults of varying levels and language goals. I hold a bachelor's degree in Language and am currently working towards a master's degree. I also have experience working with diverse populations including those

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Sally
Lisa is a Great teach—very flexible with her teaching style and knowledgeable with a great personality!!
Peter
Easy going and knowledgable

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Jonathan B.

32 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded CARAS Grant from Temple University Research Administration
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Jonathan B.

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German started in my extended family and has gradually become a central part of my life. First I studied German for five years in grammar school. Then I traveled to Germany multiple times, and hosted Couschsurfers from Germany and Austria. My nephews are being raised bilingual in English and German, and I have both native and second language German speakers in my nuclear and extended family. Having this broad perspective on how German fits in the landscape of international communication, I can adapt a students' education to fit their needs whether it be in mastering school skills or learning German for travel, work or to build relationships.

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a traveling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn

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Ramon L.
good person.
Lawrence
Very comfortable, laid back and unintimidating interaction. If you are thinking about playing sitar I strongly recommend you make arrangements to have at least the first lesson in person if possible. He is a very experienced professional and willing to adapt to your individual needs.
Ramon L.
a very patient teacher.
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Erol G.

115 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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Erol G.

115 Reviews
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My emphasis is on a dialogue-driven media-enriched, and comparative introduction for the language to draw out a common ground and familiarize possibly daunting differences. I use a customized curriculum addressing frequently requested topics, as family, travel, outdoor, seasons, and custom themes for an optimal lesson experience.
For example, students have favorably reviewed my unique usage of audio monitoring software during online lessons to help approximate accent issues between different languages. Students obtain a repository of audio files to complement each lesson. My multimedia approach that coordinates sound, visual, and online resource, as Easy German and Google Earth, turns German into a good choice for a second or additional language.
I grew up bilingual English and German, attending an international school from a very young age. I attended, also, a German public secondary school, where I earned a diploma, and I completed German credits at the college level. Therefore, ...

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June N.
Erol has a very systematic approach in teaching accent reduction. Since taking lessons with Erol, I've started to become more aware of my speech and noticed an improvement in my pronunciation. Highly recommended!
June
Erol utilizes an audio software to analyze and determine what needs to be worked. This eliminates a lot of human hearing errors and gives me a visual on what’s correct vs incorrect. Highly recommended for you to try his method out.
Rhonda H.
I enjoyed the lesson very much, he started out teaching things that made sense so that I would learn faster than the lessons I have previously taken and not done well with.
I'm looking forward to the next lesson and am practicing what we went over in class.
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Henry M.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Emmy from Academy of Motion Pictures Television Arts and Sciences
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Henry M.

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40 years of German language knowledge, having lived and worked in both Cologne and Berlin. I'm a certified teacher with a minor in German, having taught at all levels internationally.

About Henry

Award winning journalist and teacher with international experience, having lived and worked in both Europe and the United States. Certified teacher with experience in all levels and with all ages. Both a Liberal Arts and a Science major.

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Marilyn G.
Henry adjusted to our situation today and he motivated without pushing, He is very knowledgeable and made our learning fun.
Marilyn G.
We experienced helpful guidance in learning new concepts. His breadth of knowledge in so many areas is motivating and fun.
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Average Cost of German Lessons in Woodside, NY

The average cost of 60-minute German lessons in Woodside is $75. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $117 per hour.
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$55 average
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$78 average
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$75 average

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"Erol is patient, supportive, and has a lot of tools for me to practice between lessons. I would recommend him for teaching German."
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Took German lessons from Erol G.
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"She selects appropriate materials and encourages me to speak German as much as I can. I like her style and it's really comfortable."
koji
Took German lessons from Christina S.
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"Wolfgang did a great job assessing my prior knowledge of German and gave clear instruction on his objectives. He has a wonderful sense of humor and is patient and knowledgeable. So far so good!"
Jolita
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"Great lesson on the Dative case and how it can look in different sentences or and ways of being phrased, and the underlying theory of how it works. Learned new words and went over some dialogues. Erol is very professional, and his method is descriptive and calming. I appreciate he speaks in German and switches only when I need help understanding, because it helps train my listening skills. Looking forward the the next lesson."
Cindy
Took German lessons from Erol G.
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"Miss Christina has been an excellent teacher to our 13 yr old boy, who wanted to learn German to fill his summer.

She is punctual, patient, enthusiastic and knows when to push students when she sees potential. And she makes the class fun !."
Marius
Took German lessons from Christina S.
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"Chrissy is an excellent teacher! She is patient, flexible, kind, encouraging and FUN. I'm so glad to have found Take lessons and Chrissy 😊"
Chava Bahle
Took German lessons from Chrissy S.
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"Erol takes great care to listen and go through the basics. His systematic and logical approach to teach a foreign language to a non-native speaker is really great. I feel that I am making progress, and Erol is making sure that I don't feel intimidated. I highly recommend him if someone is looking for German language classes."
Sanmay
Took German lessons from Erol G.
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"Raluca is good at explaining new grammar concepts and patient if I forget a word or when I am speaking slowly. She is conscientious in catching my homework mistakes, including details of diacritic marks. She is always on time, reliable and in a good mood. Best of all I have learned a lot and now I can talk to my boyfriend in his native language and his parents who don't speak much English. Chloe"
Chloe
Took German lessons from Raluca B.
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"Kerstin worked with my son in preparation for the GERMAN SAT Subject test. She was excellent. Kerstin was always punctual, professional and personable. She is able to combine a structured approach to learning with a cool, "lets make this fun" attitude which works beautifully with teenagers. My son, though a good student, could not reliably have aced this German Subject test on his own. Kerstin was able to motivate him to do his best, which is no small feat, since I am clueless as how to do this myself. She has also tutored my younger son in German with equally remarkable results. Both my kids adore her and there is no whining about her tutoring sessions. HIGHLY recommended."
Moira
Took German lessons from Kerstin R.
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"Erol is a good German teacher and will work with you to accomplish your goals."
Art
Took German lessons from Erol G.
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