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Teresita D.

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Tualatin, OR
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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Teresita D.

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I'm a native speaker with a degree in Spanish Literature and over 20 years of teaching and tutoring experience. I have a more, "real life/conversational" teaching. Classes will be tailored to your skill level and ability.

About Teresita

ART: I love making art accessible to everyone. I am passionate about helping people get in touch with the artist that lives within them. Many people think they're "not good at art" but my philosophy is that you can be good at art as long as it makes you feel something. If you enjoy it, that's good

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Karthika
Terri has been a great teacher with my children. She elicits cooperation without being authoritarian. My kids are always asking when class is and are super excited when she rings our doorbell. I can't imagine a better endorsement
Amber
Having a great time learning watercolor from Teresita! She's very clear with her instructions and super patient with me. She incorporates art theory into every class combined with an enjoyable exercise/piece.
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Isabel S.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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Isabel S.

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I have experience with languages and grammar, and I know that everyone learn in a different way, for some people is easier than for others. The challenge is to find what is easier for you, and help you to get your goals learning a new language.

About Isabel

I love teaching, but I hate boring classes, so I always try to do different things to get the goal, which is learning. I also try to keep focus in what the student wants with class, be able to communicate, or improve grammar, writting, everyone is different, learn different and also want different

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Gwenyth
Excellent! My daughter Gwenyth is very excited!
Jennifer S.
Isabel is very sweet, knowledgeable and thorough. Looking forward to more lesson with her!
Willa
So far, on our first lesson, with Isabel both my 6 yr old and 10 year old were engaged and enthusiastic throughout her Italian lesson. Isabel tailored each lesson to each of their ages too. Excited to continue with our session with Isabel.

Gabriella F.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Gabriella F.

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¡Hola! My name is Gabriella and I am here to teach you the essentials of speaking the Spanish language! Whether you need help with homework, or want to begin speaking a new language, I am here to help you. My Spanish language journey began as a child, my mother is a native speaker, and continues to this day. I began studying the language formally in high school and throughout college. I have a Bachelors Degree in Spanish Language and Literature and I am currently in the process of becoming a Bilingual School Psychologist. Feel free to message me for more information. ¡Vamos a estudiar Español!

About Gabriella

I am currently a graduate student at CUNY, Queens College for School Psychology. I am working towards a bilingual extension in Spanish. I graduated from Stony Brook University with a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and Spanish Language Literature. I currently work with students of all ages (K-12), s

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Janet P.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 to 30
  • Teaching since 2002
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Janet P.

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My outcome when you learn Spanish with me is that you will take away 3 strong key elements and start to apply them immediately with confidence, ease and fun. You can do this.
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I'm a very passionate young women full of energy love teaching and Spanish in the simplest way possible.
I have been teaching Spanish for 15 years.

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:-) Hello & Welcome to My Page Are you ready to start learning Spanish? My name is Janet and I have been teaching Spanish for over 15 years. I am very passionate in my ability to connect with other people and provide 100 % value in a comfortable, warm, friendly fun environment. It's a lot of fun

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Janet is a beautiful person inside and out. Janet was referred to me by a friend. I needed to start learning Spanish because I was going overseas to Columbia for 1 year. Janet is an extremely patient person. My primary goal was to learn conversational Spanish and to learn as much vocabulary as possible. Janet tailored to my needs and I greatly appreciated that. Janet is a confident young woman and she’s very good at what she does. I plan on getting more Spanish Lessons from her when I get back. Just within the first lesson I receive so much value. I would highly recommend Janet to anyone and would encourage you to purchase a package of lessons today you won’t regret. Thank you Janet I greatly appreciate you and look forward to working with you in the future. Have a great day! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Katie
⭐️ ⭐️ Janet is an absolutely amazing Spanish teacher. She is a rockstar. I really stuggled with congugating the Spanish verbs and Janet really helped me so much. She is one of the most patient people that I know. I’m also a very slow learner and Janet was always very considerate, gentle and kind and never rushed me. I’ve taken Spanish lessons now for 6 months and can now carry a conversation. Purchase a package of lessons today with Janet you won’t regret it! Thank you for everything Janet! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
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Robert M.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Papiamentu (language from Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao)
  • Spanish Teaching Degree from Radulphus College, Curacao, The Netherlands
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Robert M.

9 Reviews
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I have been teaching Spanish since 1973, when I was 20 years old.
I did it for 10 years long (and still do) and I used so many methods that I finally came up with my own method to teach students of any age, any background and any motivation to learn a system that efficient, that will have you speak Spanish, and have a normal conversation from lesson one! I focus on verbs and practical conversation but no nonsense stories most books have. Books are only optional! And I am available also in between lessons and for as long as you need me in your lifetime with no retainer fees! The vocabulary is Latin American real life as you see it in the news! And best of all, I speak Spanish since I was 7 years old, when I used to live in Uruguay! I speak and teach 7 languages, soI know what is is to learn a foreign language and I know how to make it easier for you!

About Robert

My name is Robert M. I have a Spanish Teaching Degree from Curacao, a beautiful island that once was part of The Netherlands and I started teaching since 1973. I also have an Associate Degree in Applied Arts in Advertising Design from the Art Institute of Houston. I combine art with any language to

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I love it and I have much fun.
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Luis M.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish, italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Luis M.

23 Reviews
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Academic Tutoring!
Things you can expect from these lessons if you are a beginner:
- Proper curriculum (Matched for all ages) (K-12 & Adult)
- Conversational expertise
- Materials required (Paper, Pen, Pencil, etc.)
- Buy your own books (as recommended by Teacher)

Things to expect for persons with prior Spanish experience:
- 4 years Spanish teaching experience
- 1 of the top 10 rated Spanish Professors at Takelessons.com
- I am a Fluent/Native Spanish speaker
- Can take you from very little Fluency to Professional Fluency in as little as 3 months
- Books Not Provided
- Have helped professionals in the work force to feel confident speaking a foreign language, From Nurses to CEOs.

You will reach your Goal, if you are just will ing to put in the work!!

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- If you wish to make a cancellation, please allow for a 24+hour window of anticipation; if the cancellation comes with less than
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About Luis

Graduated with a Degree in Music Education from San Diego State University. Presently, earning California State Credentials. Graduated with a Piano performance diploma from Chula Vista School of Performing Arts division. I have taught several students in many fields including but not limited to: S

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Raymond O.
Although Luis is a good teacher, he has difficulty keeping appointments. His home life interferes with his lessons. Every lesson we had needed rescheduled. Finally we agreed on Fridays and then he rescheduled that one. He doesn't give 24 hr notices as required. So great teacher, but no business organization.
Tim
I really appreciate Luis for the practice he's given me. We worked on lyric analyzation and flow. We focused on speeding up the meter to work harder in performing faster. I have become better with expressing my vocals in a volume where I can sing a long with the music bed. I highly recommend Luis for anyone who is working on improving their vocal training.
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Average Cost of Spanish Lessons in Portland, OR

The average cost of 60-minute Spanish lessons in Portland is $63. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $20 and $179 per hour.
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"I am an adult student looking to build on the few basics of Spanish learned via RosettaStone and become language proficient. Ana did a great job in assessing my level of knowledge and developing a program that best met my needs. She is very personable, with a great sense of humor and a pleasure to work with. She is very patient and provides the help needed when I run into difficulties, but also provides the encouragement and discipline needed to keep me on track. I highly recommend Ana for anyone looking to develop their Spanish language skills."
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"Marcela is a very kind person who loves to teach and beeing in contact with others. She is not only a Spanish or English teacher, she is also a friend.
I enjoy very much the lessons I have with her."
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"I have been taking lessons for nearly a year and am very pleased with the results. She is skilled, supportive and has made learning a pleasure. I have made really good progress thanks to her and would whole heartedly recommend her!"
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Took Spanish lessons from Javier D.
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"Melissa is the best! Extremely knowledgeable and patient with her students. I highly recommend her."
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Took Spanish lessons from Melissa M.
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"I have taken five lessons with Ana and she has been outstanding. She is always very prepared and has helped me work towards my goal of improving my Spanish before I head to Spain! I plan to continue taking lessons with her."
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Took Spanish lessons from Javier D.
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Spanish Lessons in Portland

By Gregory E. - Portland Spanish Teacher

Bienvendios! So you want to learn Spanish – the language with the second highest number of native speakers in the world, the second most commonly spoken language in the United States, and the second most commonly spoken language in Oregon? You’re in luck! There are many brilliant Spanish teachers available here to help you, and Portland has a plethora of exciting opportunities to help you on your way to fluency – regardless of your level!

Whether you’ve just learned your first few sentences after a few Spanish lessons in Portland or you are fluent but want some refreshers, a fun and powerful technique is to meet with local, native Spanish speakers for a language exchange, or intercambio de idiomas, in which you will converse half the time in Spanish and the other half in English. A one-on-one meeting is often more beneficial than a group setting for getting into deeper topics and allowing your conversation partner the time to learn the particular areas in which you may need more assistance.

As a beginner, one-on-one conversation exchanges with native Spanish speakers may also be less intimidating than group situations. But don’t be timid! You may have luck finding a language exchange partner at Portland State University or a local community college near you like PCC Sylvania, Cascade, or Southeast. Also check out ESL academies in town, like Portland English Language Academy, to find native Spanish speakers looking to learn English. You can also look for opportunities like these on Craigslist or try placing your own advertisement there.

Group language exchanges are also an excellent way to practice speaking and listening in Spanish as well as a fantastic opportunity to meet like-minded people with whom you can share the journey of becoming bilingual! You can find these intercambios on weekends all over the city hosted by the Multnomah County Library (https://multcolib.org/events/intercambio-language-exchange).

Portlandia Language School in SE Portland also has a great Spanish-English language exchange on Wednesdays and Saturdays where you can practice with native Spanish speakers, and if you fancy a pub, there is an excellent and social language exchange every Tuesday night at the Green Dragon Bistro and Pub (http://www.meetup.com/Spanish-conversation-group-Tuesdays).

Meetup.com is an excellent resource to find other Spanish learning opportunities in Portland as well as Spanish language cultural events. There are always great events such as the Spanish conversational fiesta and Spanish language Movie Fridays with the Portlandia meetup group (http://www.meetup.com/The-Portlandia-Spanish-Conversation-Group). Thursday fiestas offer a fun, festive, and social atmosphere to practice speaking Spanish with other learners as well as native speakers, and the Movie Friday event offers you a chance to practice comprehension skills while watching Spanish language movies from different countries (with English subtitles).

The “Portland Spanish Conversation” meetup group (http://www.meetup.com/Portland-Spanish-Conversation) offers interesting cultural events such as Spanish language concerts as well as a weekly coffee-and-Spanish conversation at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market on Tuesdays in NE Portland. This is another great opportunity to get out there and practice in a casual environment and learn more about different Spanish speaking cultures.

Also take your try at Salsa or Latin dancing on Portland’s Casino (Salsa) Fridays (http://www.meetup.com/Portlands-Casino-Salsa-Fridays)! This is a wonderful meetup group and event to learn about Salsa or Latin dancing and Latino culture where you can meet native Spanish speakers.

With so many rich opportunities to meet and practice Spanish with real native Spanish speakers as well as other students, Portland can be a playground for your new tongue. If you’re not already taking Spanish lessons in Portland, find a teacher and get excited! Don’t be shy, start rolling those Rs, get out there and meet new people, dance some salsa, eat some salsa, and have fun!

Mucha suerte!

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