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Get Inspired: Spanish Lessons in Pittsburgh

So, you’ve decided to learn the Spanish language! If you currently have very little association with the Spanish language or culture, fear not. Pittsburgh offers a wide range of learning opportunities, including a Spanish language meetup group, with events for native speakers and new beginners alike, geared to ability level.

A good starting point for studying anything at all is to have a firm idea of what you want to get out of your lessons, and what your end goal might be. For example, a course of study for conversational purposes and getting by when on vacation in Spanish speaking countries will differ somewhat from a course geared towards someone who needs to learn Spanish for business purposes or for college credits.

The Hispanic population of Pittsburgh is only around 1%, but there is a wide variety of Latin American and other Spanish cultural events that take place within the city each year. Local Latino restaurants and bars run regular functions that may be of interest to new Spanish students, and the Hispanic Studies departments at the universities will offer a varied program of activities and talks to supplement and enrich your personal study of the language. If your tastes run to the performing arts - both participating and viewing - Salsa Pittsburgh's website (http://www.salsapittsburgh.com/event_calendars.html) offers a full dance events calendar filled with opportunities to get moving. Additionally, the Latin American Cultural Union (http://www.lacunet.org/#!clients/c1tsl) can keep you fully informed with regard to poetry readings, theatrical events, and even an annual picnic.

With regard to study of the language itself, you may want to track down like-minded individuals who can band together and practice vocabulary and conversational skills together. If you're shy, or new to learning languages, you may feel less intimidated to start with by working on a one to one basis with a teacher. Bear in mind that there's no way to learn a language faster than to use it, however, so do consider finding a buddy to learn with, even if you're both only becoming confident about asking directions, or telling new acquaintances a little about yourself with your new skills. Check out the Pittsburgh Spanish Language Meetup Group: http://www.meetup.com/Pittsburgh-Spanish/

Not sure where to start, or how to begin? Looking for a teacher through a reputable tutoring site is an easy, safe place. Taking Spanish lessons in Pittsburgh is great for students who are looking to get involved in the language for any reason, whether they want to be a language teacher, conversational speaker, or are a career-focused individual. All students are able to polish their newfound and growing skills. All things Spanish are thriving in this city- so there's no better time to take Spanish lessons in Pittsburgh.

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¡Buenos dias y Bienvenidos! I'll be happy to help you improve your Spanish! I am a professional translator and interpreter who also loves teaching and tutoring. I studied, lived and worked in Spain and Latin America for many years. ¡Hasta pronto!

About David
I am a French native, from Paris. I also lived and worked for many years in Spain and Latin America. I love teaching and sharing what I know, especially when it comes to languages!
I always listen to the student's needs and interests, and I make sure learning is fun and precise.
You can count on me for dynamic lessons to help you improve and reach your goals!

**Group rates available**
Want to learn with your significant other, your friends, family or co-workers? Feel free to contact me to set up a group class or join one!

**Corporate classes available**
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Engaging, Easy-going, Intuitive and Intelligent. Perfectly met my expectations for Lesson #1.
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David is exceptionally good with children and he is an excellent teacher. My 9-year-old daughter loves him and she looks forward to his lessons all the time!
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About Becca
As a certified Spanish teacher, I have been teaching since 2009. From Kindergarten students to adults, I have successfully taught a wide variety of students from various backgrounds. I have led full immersion classes for young children, taught in middle and high schools, and I have also tutored Lifelong Learning partner students at Westminster College. Throughout my years teaching, I have also instructed students with learning abilities and special needs. I currently teach at a local high school in South Hills, where I have taught levels 1 to AP Spanish 5.

In addition to my experience teaching Spanish, I also have 3 years of teaching ESL to Spanish speaking students in San Jose, Costa Rica. In Costa Rica, I taught in high schools as well as international businesses like Intel, HP, and DHL.
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Becca M.

Becca M.

Pittsburgh, PA 15227
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Glenshaw, PA

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Develop or strengthen your skills with a native speaker and educator. In home or online.

About Cynthia
I am a professional singer. Although I have studied the bel canto technique in my university studies, I have taught various genres using varied techniques to suit the student. I have performed in operas, classical song recitals in different languages, jazz, pop, and musical theater. I'm currently finishing my doctoral document to complete my doctor of musical arts degree in voice. I have sung on many stages in the country, Mexico and Spain as an opera singer, vocal soloist and as a chamber singer. My goal as a teacher is to share my knowledge so students can practice effectively on their own. I also wish for students to become life-long learners. My secondary degree and field experience is in elementary education. I'm currently a university teacher in voice and theory in the Pittsburgh area.
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Mila H. January 17, 2018
· Spanish · In home
Great experience for my daughters first lesson. Cindy made us feel like we’ve known her for years. Mila is excited for her next lesson, already singing the days of the week in Spanish after 2 days. Thanks again
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Mark B. November 17, 2017
· Singing · In home
Cynthia is going to be a great teacher. She made me feel comfortable right from the start. I am really looking forward to my next lesson.
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Sunaina November 4, 2017
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I grew so much a singer while I was taking Cindy's classes. She is absolutely amazing! It was really awesome to be able to train songs in English and Spanish.

My technique majorly improved under her instruction. My voice never felt so strong.
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Just try to start and after you will see progressively talking as native Spanish!
If you are looking for grammar and fluency in Spanish I can help you undoubtedly 🌐
"Bienvenido a la aventura de aprender el español"

About Ivette
I have been teaching for long time. I am mother, wife, daughter, sister and teacher...
Teaching is my vocation. When you work with pasion your job is enjoyable.
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Boost your conversation skills with a native speaker from Spain. Practice the European Spanish accent at home or online. I am a graduate student at the University of Pittsburgh passionate about helping others to improve their Spanish conversation competences. Whether your Spanish skills are beginner or intermediate, join me for engaging conversations in Spanish. I will adapt the conversation both to your level and topics of interest. Si tu nivel es intermedio o avanzado, desarrolla conmigo todavía más tu capacidad de conversación en español.

About Alvaro
I am a pharmacist by training and currently a graduate student at the University of Pittsburgh. I am originally from northern Spain but I have been living in Pittsburgh since 2017. I enjoy helping others to get rid of the initial stage fear of speaking Spanish, as well as boosting my students conversation skills. I am really looking forward to having our first Spanish conversation class!
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Alvaro S.

Pittsburgh, PA 15203
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$50 / 30-min
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Philadelphia, PA

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Hola! I have successfully tutored high school Spanish for over 10 years. I can help you successfully learn how to correctly pronounce verbs as well as how to conjugate verbs. That’s half the battle! I make Learning the Spanish language fun and most importantly: you can gain the confidence to speak the language well. I look forward to teaching you!
Saber es poder!

About Adrienne
Hello! Learning can be fun! I enjoy working with students and teaching is my passion! I have more than 10 years successfully teaching and tutoring students. You may ask: what does success mean? That’s a good question. To me, success is when my students learn a new skill or when they get excited about the subject I am teaching.
I look forward to working with you. My methods include working with you to create individualized goals because no two students learn alike. Once I learn your method of learning and processing information, you are on your way! One of my key skills is patience. I can help you reach your desired level of learning. Knowledge is power!
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Average Cost of Spanish Lessons in Pittsburgh, PA

The average cost of 60-minute Spanish lessons in Pittsburgh is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $45 and $100 per hour.

30-min $25
 
$35 average
$50
45-min $35
 
$49 average
$75
60-min $45
 
$62 average
$100

For the best experience, we typically recommend 60-minute Spanish lessons. However, students looking for a more affordable option may want to consider a shorter lesson length of 45 or 30 minutes. On average, 45-minute Spanish lessons are 21% less expensive at $49, and 30-minute lessons cost 44% less at $35.

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