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Jonathan B.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Awarded CARAS Grant from Temple University Research Administration
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Jonathan B.

33 Reviews
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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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Jim M.
The first class was very good. We covered a good amount of ground. There's only so much an instructor can do during a first class as the teacher and student get to know each other, however, so I'm looking forward to future classes to get deeper into the lessons
Ramon L.
very patient.
Ramon L.
good person.
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Hanna Z.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $21
  • Speaks German/Swiss German, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Hanna Z.

3 Reviews
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Language is a passion of mine! I’m fluent in both German and Swiss German having lived and studied in Zürich, Switzerland for two and a half years. I teach all levels! If you know some German and want to get better at it, have never spoken a word in your life but want to learn, or just want someone to practice your German with, I’m more than happy to help you out!

About Hanna

Hi, I’m Hanna! I'm a graduate of Berklee College of Music with a B.A. in Professional Music concentrating in Performance, Private Studio Teaching, and American Roots Music. I love all genres of music and I mostly play classical, folk, rock, blues, bluegrass, celtic, and gypsy jazz. I teach violin,

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Jingyi
Best teacher ever! Hanna is very patient and so easy to communicate with! Every time I leave from her studio, I feel confident and motivated! Highly recommended!
Jackie
My son he is very like his violin teacher.^^
Sushrut (Sushi) T.
It was my first lesson. She took care that I learn the best posture to hold my bow and violin. She has a keen eye to notice what maybe going wrong and she’s really friendly
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Erol G.

117 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, German
  • PhD - Educational Leadership (Education Technology & Language E-Learning emphasis) from Trident University International
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Erol G.

117 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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***ADDRESSES WITHIN REMOTE AREAS (no public transit or bicycle access) DIFFICULT TO SERVICE PHYSICALLY. Lesson cancellations and schedule changes need to be submitted through Takelessons.com student website, relieve busy teacher from multiple informal requests*** My style and attitude toward tea

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Bernadete
Erol is very knowledgeable and has helped me to develop great awareness on how l speak and what to do to reduce my accent. In a month l already noticed some improvement.
Rosa Mac
Very pleased with the course and the instructor. Even though it was a miscommunication at the beginning, we were able to connect with the instructor's information. (Takelessons sends one meeting code, and instructor send another one????). Class was good, instructor very nice, organized and patient (2 hrs time zone difference). Will continue class in the future. I highly recommend Erol.
Ramona Astrid
LOVE!! Erol is so skilled!! Best Instructor Ever! :)

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Angela S.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks german, english
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Angela S.

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I have been teaching German and Art professionally for15 years .

About Angela

I was born and raised in Dresden(Germany),a beautiful hisorical city rich in architecture and art. After reciving my Bechelors of Education I was a teacher for the German language , mathematics and art for over 20 years. In 2014 we moved to the United States to be closer to our daughter `s family.

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john
Angela is an excellent teacher!
Katarina
Angela is such a breath of fresh air!! She was able to immediately connect with my daughter, at her level. My daughter ended the lesson so positive & excited ... she was eager for the next lesson. I could not speak more highly of Angela. Excellent!!!!
Birgit and Stefan
We had a great experience and our son loved Angela!
Angela had a very nice way to always motivate Eric even when doing extra German lessons after a long school day! Thanks for all the support Angela
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Wolfgang S.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, Russian, Spanish, German (native speaker; MA), English (MA)
  • Awarded Oberstudienrat (Senior Study Counsel) from Magistrat von Berlin (Germany), Abteilung Volksbildung
  • 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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Kurleigh
Wolfgang is an amazing, tutor, teacher and mentor. I’ve always had a desire to learn German and Wolfgang has fostered and great learning environment that has allowed me to continue to pursue my passion.
In my time with Wolfgang I have gained a greater appreciation for the German language, culture and idiosyncrasies. He has far-reaching expertise that goes beyond a text book. His linguistic knowledge will keep you on the right track and he will ensure you are having a fun time as well.
In the two years I have known Wolfgang he has been generous, challenging and a joy to be around and I look forward to each class.
Patric
Wolfgang is an excellent teacher and more importantly a great resource! He takes his time and quickly determines the best learning techniques (and also the pace) for his students. I have always dreamed of being able to speak a second language and with the help from Wolfgang, I can speak with native speakers, read in the language and even use it in my professional setting. Wolfgang truly has taught me far more than the basics and more importantly keeps me motivated for more!

Wolfgang is not only extremely knowledgeable of the German language in its grammatical form, but also the culture, the usage of the language, and the history of the language as well. He will no doubt give you the most in depth explanations for any questions you may have and will also do it without making you feel ashamed for asking! His lessons are fun, intuitive, and extremely helpful.

I highly recommend Wolfgang for your language learning goals! He is always punctual, always prepared, and answers any questions you may have, no matter how many times he has to explain it! Please give him a chance, he is a wealth of knowledge, makes his lessons fun, and I promise you will not regret it!!
Nan
Wolfgang is a knowledgeable and experienced teacher, with an excellent understanding of where I am in terms of polishing up my rusty German. I find myself much more fluent, which I would not be, had I not taken lessons.

Jason H.

1 Review
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Jason H.

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Jawohl! I love the German language and sharing it with others! I have spent time living in both Austria and Germany, and have learned the language and culture inside and out by living with host families. I love integrating my knowledge of German culture into my lessons, in addition to making sure students get their basic vocab and grammar skills. The best way to learn a language is to use it!

About Jason

I believe that everyone has something to gain from learning piano, and I am passionate about sharing my love for music with as many people as possible. I maintain an active in-person studio with 25+ students, and also teach lessons online. A little bit about me: I am a professional pianist wit

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Taylor
So wonderful to work with - Jason is extremely passionate, talented and knowledgable. He has diverse piano experience to draw from, and an incredibly positive attitude!

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"We really love our lessons with Kerstin. She is terrific."
Illia
Took German lessons from Kerstin R.
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"Excellent instruction and great personality! Highly recommend Judith!"
Jason
Took German lessons from Judith S.
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"Erol was the best teacher I've ever had. He does everything possible for you to understand, learn, and retain. Amazing."
David
Took German lessons from Erol G.
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"It has been practical and fun."
Marilyn
Took German lessons from Henry M.
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"Marcel is an extremely capable German tutor. He has an extensive understanding of German and will out of his way to help you learn."
Jeff
Took German lessons from Mac M.
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"Tatiana is a great teacher, she is extremely patient and can match whatever pace of learning is comfortable for the student. She is very thorough with explanations and the lessons are engaging. Thanks to her instruction, I am steadily improving my German. She is also accommodating with scheduling. Highly recommended."
Aleksandrina
Took German lessons from Tatiana Z.
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"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."
Duane
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"Chrissy, she is always well prepared for the class., My children like her very much. Most importantly, she is a lovely person."
Danek
Took German lessons from Chrissy S.
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"Wolfgang is an amazing, tutor, teacher and mentor. I’ve always had a desire to learn German and Wolfgang has fostered and great learning environment that has allowed me to continue to pursue my passion.
In my time with Wolfgang I have gained a greater appreciation for the German language, culture and idiosyncrasies. He has far-reaching expertise that goes beyond a text book. His linguistic knowledge will keep you on the right track and he will ensure you are having a fun time as well.
In the two years I have known Wolfgang he has been generous, challenging and a joy to be around and I look forward to each class."
Kurleigh
Took German lessons from Wolfgang S.
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"Patient, thorough and punctual. I highly recommend Erol!"
Daniel
Took German lessons from Erol G.
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