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David L.

7 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish, English
  • Spanish, B.A. from University of Washington
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David L.

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Raised in largely bilingual household. B.A. in Spanish from UW (cum laude). English fluency slightly stronger. Extremely high level Spanish proficiency although the minutiae within humor can sometimes be lost. Excellent for those who need help with pronunciation, grammar (clarification of grammatical rules like the difference between a direct object and an indirect object, etc.), conjugation, and conversation.

About David

Many years of drum instruction with students who have learned best with alternative learner-centered approaches including: extreme patience, slow to fast repetition of patterns and exercises, focused breathing, as well as sight-reading, rhythm and ear training. Students with: Asperger's, Autism, D

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Phillip Gardner
Day 1 of drumming lessons! David answered all my questions led the conversation and helped ease my need to be perfect! I am excited to practice the skills we worked on and excited to see where the next lessons go!! Thanks David for a great 1st experience!
mike
DAVID IS AN OUTSTANDING TEACHER IN EVERY RESPECT. HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH SEEMS EXCELLENT, AND HIS INTEREST IN THIS LANGUAGE IS CLEARLY VERY STRONG. THIS ALLOWS CLOSE ANALYSIS OF SPANISH, AND STANDS AS A SIGNIFICANT BENEFIT TO THE DIDACTIC PROCESS. IN TURN THIS PROMOTES A SPIRIT OF LEARNING IN CLASS WHICH IS INFORMATIVE AND GOOD FUN. FINALLY HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH/ENGLISH COGNATES AND INDO-EUROPEAN ROOTS IS UNUSUALLY BROAD, WHICH MAKES LEARNING SPANISH WITH HIM EASY AND ENTERTAINING. I BELIEVE DAVID HAS A TRUE VOCATION FOR TEACHING, AND I HOPE I CAN GO ON WITH LESSONS WITH HIM FOR SOME TIME TO COME.
Jacob
David is a great instructor. My son is 9 and a beginner and David is very good with him.
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Niusha S.

1 Review
Seattle, WA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Italian, English, Farsi (Persian)
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Niusha S.

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I started teaching in Farsi (Persian) in 2013, when I taught a mini-course offered at Dartmouth College for beginner learners. From then on, I have continued to teach Farsi in private and semi-private settings.

Since written Farsi and spoken Farsi slightly differ, my approach to teaching is to first attack spoken Farsi, using transliterations, before moving on to written Farsi. I find this method, being closer to natural process of language acquisition, to give students more motivation and confidence, as it is more dynamic, moving quicker and swifter.

Note I teach only Persian, not Dari.

About Niusha

As a teacher, I try to cater each class to my student's individual needs and interests. Being bilingual myself, I am a strong believer that language and culture (and food!) are intertwined, and to learn any language, it is best to immerse oneself as deeply as possible. I started teaching ESL in

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Alex H.
Niusha is a great instructor for Farsi and is deeply knowledgeable as well as patient. I really looking forward to continue learning Farsi with her and unreservedly recommend her to anyone seeking to learn the language.
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Joshua B.

10 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $49
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 6 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Joshua B.

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I took 8 years of Spanish classes and lived in Ecuador where I used Spanish on a daily basis.

My teaching philosophy is to help students engage in learning. I find that a personal connection to new information makes it more engaging and meaningful, and students remember it better too. It's also more fun.

That being said, if learning is more readily achieved for your student through other methods, we will do whatever works best. I cater to results, because my ultimate goal is the student's success.

About Joshua

I am a tutor who earned a music teaching degree, substitute taught, and didn't become a school teacher. I held professional tech retail jobs and am supplementing my life with my passion - education. Whatever subject or instrument I teach, I celebrate students' successes; and I enjoy helping lear

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Jj P.
Great with my 9yo son!!
Dee Dee B.
My son had a wonderful lesson and was well prepared for his exam
Cameron P.
Our son first time playing bassoon. Base on my son experience, he find Joshua to be very nice, patients, and explains a lot of information. It help him understand about the instrument and the sound when he play. He do have a sense of humor which help my son to have fun and be more comfortable. He also teaches other instruments, too. Highly recommended to everyone!!!!

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James W.

89 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French - Canadian (Quebec) French, British English, American English, Australian English, Canadian French
  • Several Schools from Various
  • Awarded Songwriting Award from Beat100.com in the UK
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James W.

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Covers American and British English, reading, writing and conversing effectively; grammar lessons, and practice conversational skills.Background information on accents and difference between Australian and Canadian and American dialects. Confidence building, structure, dialects, and specialized subjects such as English as a Universal Language of Business.

About James

New 6 Month and One Year Courses Taught: 1. Radio Introduction Personality Broadcasting. 2. Guitar Studies Advanced 3. Music Industry 4. Advanced Composition 5. Sound Design 6. Abelton LIVE 7. Premix Setup and Post Production 8. PR and Promotions Business Background: I worked for Eddie Van Hal

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Alexis C.
James took the time to make me feel comfortable in my skin which is my biggest flaw. He is amazing and I look forward moving forward
Norman
Very knowledgeable guy. Wealth of info.
Rabi
James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you.
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Aimi F.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Aimi F.

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Over the past five years I have taught Japanese to over 50 students from all over the world.
I am willing to teach students of all ages. Beginner to advanced speakers welcome!

About Aimi

I was born and raised in Japan. Over the past five years I have taught Japanese to over 100 students from all over the world. I am willing to teach students of all ages. Beginner to advanced speakers welcome. If you want to learn Japanese, I can teach you online. It's very easy and fun!

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Darlene D.
We just signed up for additional lessons with Aimi. My granddaughter was reluctant to take online lessons. Aimi's teaching style and personality were the winning ticket. She is enthusiastic, her lessons are well organized, and she couldn't be nicer. Nicole looks forward to her lessons with Aimi, and we're so grateful and happy to have chosen her. Thank you!
Jeff N.
Absolutely amazing teacher. She listened to what I am interested in learning about and teaches through positive reinforcement.
Anika B.
Fantastic lesson! Aimi is very personable. My kids love her!
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Casaundra F.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • B.A., M.A. - Anthropology from Wayne State University
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Casaundra F.

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CREATIVE, FUN and FAST way to LEARN ENGLISH!

Over 20 years teaching and tutoring English, Communication, and Acting. With an extensive background in teaching and facilitating, taking classes with me turns learning NEW SKILLS into a task you look forward to completing. I combine my extensive experience as an academically trained anthropologist and communications specialist with my professional experience as a stage and voice over actor to offer lessons that are enjoyable, relatable and centered around your goals. I've taught little ones as young as 3 years old learning English to accomplished physicians learning to communicate better with their patients and families.

Book your sessions with me and watch your skills soar!

About Casaundra

Hi there! I'm a professional Communications Specialist and Actor. For over 25 years I have gained experience in both areas and I look forward to being able to share what I've learned over my long career with you! If you are looking to learn ENGLISH as a second language, you can feel assured that I

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Guilherme O.
What an amazing class. So many challenging ahead. Can't wait for the next class.
Kumara
EXCELLENT TUTOR!! WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND!
Michael
Casaundra is a gifted, master teacher.

I have directly seen her skill at teaching and mentoring other actors in becoming excellent patient simulators.

Through her work as a simulated patient, her portrayal of patients and. patient's family members has helped several hundred if not, over a thousand physicians and physicians-in-training become better communicators.

She has my highest recommendation as a teacher.

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"Sarah took my completely overwhelmed daughter, who is struggling with her college ASL class vocabulary, and calmed her, reassured her, and helped her more thoroughly understand her signs. That was just after one 45-minute session. I’m excited to see where this leads, as she has already helped so much!"
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"Sometimes you forget that Juliana is a spanish native speaker, because she have a perfect english accent. It was a good experience to have her as a teacher. Highly recommended."
Nicolas
Took English lessons from Juliana P.
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"I just had my first lesson yesterday. This is my first time taking online lesson using skype and I enjoyed it very much. Suyeon is very out going and helpful. She explained everything very well. I can't wait until the next lesson"
Olivia
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"I am thrilled to have started lessons with Jean-Luc. He is very patient and welcomes any and all questions that I have for him. I love the fact that he gently corrects my pronunciation without making me feel bad. He is an excellent instructor and I cannot wait to take additional lessons with him. The hour just flew by. I would highly recommend him to anyone who wants to start or continue with French."
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Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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Took Italian lessons from Stefania P.
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"Ana did a great job. The first thing she did was find out where Gabriel was at in his "Spanish Quest". Always a great place for the Teacher to start. Very thankful for Ana."
Gabriel
Took Spanish lessons from Ana S.
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"Awesome first lesson! Stefania e bravissima!"
Lawrence
Took Italian lessons from Stefania P.
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"Ana is an excellent teacher ! She is passionate and loves to teach and knows how to make it fun . She has a great sense of humor that I enjoy and makes me look forward to the lessons . I have learnt more from her than from any other Spanish teacher and that too in a very short period . If you want to learn and enjoy the process of learning I recommend Ana !"
Niren
Took Spanish lessons from Ana S.
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"I am a teacher and Department Chair of foreign languages at An independent school. Robert Mirza and I taught together during the 2017 school year.
Robert is an incredibly gifted teacher who is passionate about his subject and his students. It's rare to see such dedication like Robert exhibits.
Robert is going to be a huge asset to any school where he teaches. Please accept my highest praise for this excellent educator!"
Anthony
Took Spanish lessons from Robert M.
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"He’s very patient and nice. He seems very musically knowledgeable!"
Liv
Took Spanish lessons from Jim W.
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