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Joel B.

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Portland, OR
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks French, Spanish, Russian, German, English
  • Bachelor of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner
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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

I am a professional improvising musician based in the Pacific Northwest, and received my Bachelor's of Music in 2018. I have studied with musicians such as George Colligan, Denney Goodhew, Dawn Clement, and others, and have shared the stage with musicians such as Rob Scheps, George Colligan, Nathan

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September 5, 2019
Rob
Joel & I performed together in Seattle.. He's a creative young cat with something to say. Recommended
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Kimberly E.

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German
Starting at $17
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
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I was born and raised in Germany. These lessons will be down to earth, realistic lessons that you would in real life to talk to your peers. I'm specializing in the beginner/intermediate student, all ages are welcome! These lessons should be so easy we'll get you speaking German in no time :)

About Kimberly

Young, and well educated. Down to earth and very lenient.

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Wolfgang S.

(15)
German
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks French, Russian, Spanish, German (native speaker; MA), English (MA)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Wolfgang S.

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What is my approach? First of all, I listen carefully, very carefully. I believe it is important for an excellent job to know precisely what my client wants to accomplish. Understanding this is the prerequisite to give good advice, guidance and then, of course, a plan, a kind of strategy to follow in order to reach these goals. There will be a permanent interaction between my client and myself to monitor the progress, eventually speed up the tempo or, if necessary, to slow down.
There is no dogma; there is only one main criterion: success.

About Wolfgang

I spent two decades of my professional life teaching English in Germany, authoring and co-authoring textbooks for the English classroom. During my stay in the US, I had the opportunity to develop curricula for teaching German in public schools as well as private schools and wrote articles in the f

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July 14, 2019
Cindy
Lessons with Wolfgang S. are always a pleasure. He is highly professional, friendly, and tailored all my lessons exactly to fit my needs and interests. He quickly pinpoints any areas that need help, and offers gentle corrections and suggestions to improve. His teaching methods are always interesting, varied, and fun. I learned a lot not only about grammar and vocabulary, but about German culture, and nuances and history of the language that can only be learned from a native speaker with his teaching experience. His explanations to questions are clear and thorough, and he made sure I understood before moving on. He adjusted the pace to my skills and needs without any pressure. I have definitely improved in all areas since taking lessons with him.
January 22, 2018
Tabatha S.
Wolfgang helped me believe in my confidence to reengage in learning German after 20 years wothout lessons or practice. He is thorough, patient and encouraging. I look forward to future lessons
August 1, 2017
Duane
Most highly recommended! I found Wolfgang to be an excellent German instructor for me. As a mature (50+) professional I was looking for a native German with perfect mastery of English and impeccable teaching credentials. Wolfgang fit that description perfectly. He tailored the lessons to my needs and made them fun. Along with the excellent language lessons, I really enjoyed his stories about life in Germany, and especially his hometown of Berlin. Thanks to Wolfgang I am much farther along my journey of learning to speak German.

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Annika O.

(3)
German
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
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Home Home

  • Speaks German, English, Spanish, Russian, French
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students Male: 16 and up; Female: 15 and up
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Completely bilingual German/English speaker with 20+ years experience teaching and tutoring German to students from different cultural backgrounds. The goal is for students to be able to actively use the language and not be afraid to experiment. The focus is on meaningful conversation and reading authentic texts. Classes are creative, fun and held to 95% in the target language.

About Annika

My first tutoring experience took place in first grade when I was asked to assist a newly arrived Vietnamese girl with her English. I myself had learned English when I first came to the United States at three years of age and could relate well to some of the issues the newcomer was facing. A tr

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January 17, 2017
Joseph
Annika is a native German who is totally bilingual (English) and can explain complex concepts well in either language. The instruction approach is fast paced but understandable. So far, an excellent experience.
January 17, 2017
Joseph
Annika is a native German who is totally bilingual (English) and can explain complex concepts well in either language. The instruction approach is fast paced but understandable. So far, an excellent experience.
January 8, 2016
Brenda
I'm attempting the impossible - learning a new language! Annika makes the impossible feel possible. She is a really great teacher, has excellent suggestions for how to move forward. I like the text we work from, too. I highly recommend learning a new language from Annika!
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Ivonne F.

(15)
German
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Diplom Betriebswirt (Tax Law, Business) from Fachhochschule Frankfurt
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Native speaking German tutor with experience teaching all ages. Well structured lessons designed to help you achieve your learning goals. Graduate of German Technical University specialized in Business and Tax Law.

- Standard German (Practice: reading, listening, writing and speaking. Develop every day language skills with an emphasis on grammar.)
Open to beginners and intermediate students.

- Conversational German (Utilizing modern texts from a variety of sources.)
Open to intermediate and advanced students.

- German for School Age Children
Open to beginners and to students with previous knowledge of German.

About Ivonne

I began tutoring while attending university and discovered a new outlet. I find helping others achieve their learning goals very rewarding. Let me help you reach the next level on your road to mastering German. Native speaking German tutor with experience teaching all ages. Well structured lesso

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October 1, 2019
Heather
She helped me feel at ease!
September 9, 2019
Dorit
Ivonne was very prepared, organized and structured the lesson exactly as I hoped she would. I am confident that my German language skills will improve.
May 16, 2019
Chris
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Yvonne B.

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German
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Teaching Locations:
Online Online

  • Background Checked
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hi there! Or, shall we say “Hallo” ? :)

I’m a native speaker from the Hesse region of Germany. Born, raised and educated near beautiful Frankfurt am Main.

Aside from my German speaking skills I’m passionate about teaching. As a matter of fact, I made teaching my profession after graduating from USC - Rossier School of Education in Los Angeles, CA with a Masters Degree in Secondary Education and Social Studies.

After residing for many years in Asia and Germany, I am back in the U.S.

My passion is traveling! I have done lots of it and have some stories to tell! Both, in English and German, of course! :)

I teach 30 min. and 45 min. classes. Both, online as well as on location. I primarily focus on beginners and intermediate level speakers.

If interested, please feel free to contact me and we will go from there!

Tschüss! Bis bald!

Yvonne ๐ŸŒผ

About Yvonne

Hi there! Or, shall we say “Hallo”? :) I am a native German speaker; born and raised in the beautiful state of Hesse, Germany, ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช I’m passionate about teaching and traveling! I have lived and taught in Asia and Germany for many years before moving back to the U.S.. I made teaching my professi

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Average Cost of German Lessons in Portland, OR

The average cost of 60-minute German lessons in Portland is $55. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $40 and $90 per hour.
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$39 average
45 min
$46 average
60 min
$55 average

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"Karin is caring and dedicated and taked her time explaining and she is very aware of my sons abilities and does her best job to bring his best forward"
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"Wolfgang is an excellent instructor with an enthusiasm for teaching and the language. Highly recommend him as an instructor!"
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