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Jonathan G.

8 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, French, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Ph.D., Music from University of Washington (Seattle)
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Jonathan G.

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I have taught beginning French in a classroom setting and beginning and intermediate French in a tutoring setting. During my time as a graduate student, I worked abroad for several months in France.

About Jonathan

I have over thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish - as a Fulbright scholar. I have had the privilege of teaching with TakeLessons.com since 2012.

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Adam
I've been taking piano lessons with Jonathan for over a month now and I've been very pleased with his teaching. He's extremely knowledgeable and skilled, but what I appreciate most is his enthusiasm during lessons. He keeps the lessons fun, even when the subject matter is difficult. On top of this, he's just a cool, nice guy who I've enjoyed getting to know.
Brandon
Working with Johnathan has been a joy.

It was my purpose setting out to study music in general, not just to study an instrument but to use the instrument as a means of approaching music in the abstract. I set out to study music’s mechanics and theoretical foundations.

Jonathan is very knowledgeable and very meticulous. He has a precise and analytical sort of mind, and very strong foundations in his classical training.

To have a wealth of knowledge in one's subject is not enough, one also has to know how to teach (which is a whole skillset of its own). It is clear Jonathan is an experienced teacher. I have never felt rushed with Jonathan, he is very generous with his time. He provides ample resources for study outside of our sessions, and is quick to respond to emails. He has lent me books, sent me links to videos, and provided me with plenty of homework.

Jonathan has also been very accommodating in allowing me to have some authority in planning lessons and exploring my own interests. Particularly I wanted to study modal music and found a folk song in the Locrian Mode. We took a break from the Suzuki work we had been doing and he helped me transcribe the song and practice.

I could not recommend Jonathan enough, I am switching focus from violin to piano for the time being and will be employing him as my piano tutor, and I’m very much considering taking spanish lessons under his tutelage as well.
Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
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Morgan C.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Morgan C.

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Hello! Have you ever wanted to learn French? Take it from me, it is hard work but we can do it together! How do I know that? Well, because I did it! I started learning French by walking into a school knowing how to say hello and where's the bathroom. From there, I worked hard to learn French and now I speak it fluently and teach as a full time French Immersion teacher. What better way to learn a language from someone who has also done it! I am excited to work with you on all aspects of the French language.

About Morgan

Do you like fun and engaging personalized lessons? I do too. That's why in my classes, I plan and present engaging and fun lessons personalized for you and your needs. I enjoy teaching and putting a smile on my student's faces. I have worked hard to help teach French and other subjects to my student

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Mikayla S.

105 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Mikayla S.

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Living in France for 8 years now and having completed my Master's in teaching French as a second and foreign language at l'Université de Lyon 2, I am more than capable of helping you learn a language that I have loved for years. I've been teaching French for 7 years and my students have gone on to develop a deep love of French culture and language! Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and as time goes on, you'll be able to conjugate like a pro! I also specialize in French phonetics so that you will be able to pronounce everything correctly.

I like to keep my lessons fun and interactive and I pull resources from many different places. Currently the books I'm using primarily in instruction are: Latitudes, Alter Ego, Tex's French Grammar, Liberté, and Supermax (for kids). I also use many online exercises, songs, videos, and articles to supplement for listening and reading exercises.

About Mikayla

Bonjour tout le monde ! (Hello everyone!) My name is Mikayla and I cannot wait to meet and teach you my favorite language and life's passion. I have been speaking French for half my life now and I have loved it since day one. I earned my Bachelors in French and Francophone Studies with a minor i

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Mikayla is a brilliant teacher and instructor. Helped me 100% in my speaking skills and she was very supportive and encouraging. Thank u very much!
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Naturally wonderful teacher!
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Chrissy S.

54 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, Dutch, German
  • Awarded After School Marketing Program Scholarship from Chicago Tribune (A-S Marketing)
  • Elementary Education from Paedagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg, Germany
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Chrissy S.

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I majored in Highschool in French and used to be fluent and so I'd like to give you a start off into this beautiful language and culture that I had the privilege growing up next to -as a neighbor so to say!

About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in t

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Daniel R.
Excellent teacher.
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Carl
Chrissy was incredibly helpful in determining how I learn and then devising a series of lesson plans that help me learn in the easiest and fastest manner. It's been great so far and I expect to make quick progress because of her skills and personality.
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Claire G.

81 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Master of Music from California State University Fullerton
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Claire G.

81 Reviews
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I was born and raised in Nice, France. I arrived in the United States in 2010, to study music in California. I just received my doctorate from the University of Miami.

I have taught French to foreign people in France since I was 18 years old (my mother has been doing that for over 30 years now) and since I arrived here to adults and students. I was also a French tutor during my Bachelor, Master and Doctorate programs.

Through private lessons I can help you get ready for exams and midterms, help you improve your french or just offer you to have a conversation with a native speaker. I love my culture and would love to share it with you if you are interested.

About Claire

Hello, my name is Claire and I am originally from Nice in the South of France. I moved to the United States in August 2010 to study music at the University level and just graduated in May 2020 with a Doctorate in Music. On Takelessons, I teach both Music and French. I have the experience of te

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Ramon L.
The teacher shall be more assertive, otherwise she is very proficient.
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Robert
Je suis très satisfaite de ma leçon avec Claire. Elle reconnaît tout de suite mes objectifs et me donne un moyen de les atteindre. Elle est très professionnelle et compétente. De plus, elle connaît la langue française comme une vraie Française, ce qui est très important pour moi.
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Alyse A.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Alyse A.

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I been teaching English and French for 10 years now. I began learning in high school so I understand the challenges English speakers and others face learning the language. I studied English and French at Vanderbilt University in the USA. I have lived and worked in France for a total of 2.5 years. My students have ranged from 5 to 60 years of age. I have been able to learn what techniques help with pronunciation and as memory aids for those learning later in life. I still speak French on a daily basis. I have also visited other French speaking countries and can help learners embrace their aspirations and navigate new places.

About Alyse

Bonjour tout le monde. ( Hi everyone.) Je m’appele Alyse. Il me ferait plaisir de vous aider à apprendre une nouvelle langue. (My name is Alyse and I would love to help you learn a new language.) J’ai étudié l’anglais et le français à l’université de Vanderbilt aux états unis. Au

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Fifi
Alyse is amazing! My daughter loves every second of class. Thank you Alyse!
Suleika
Oliver
Alyse is so personable and kind! Her lessons are clear and flows efficiently, making it fun for our son to learn French! Most importantly, he really enjoys Alyse as his instructor and can’t wait for his next lessons!

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"Amber was a great teacher, she was patient with me and my wife when we had trouble and helped us stay on task. We learned basic French faster than I expected."
Geoff
Took French lessons from Amber J.
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"Really enjoy me lessons. I learn a lot. Celine is great to talk to. Such a positive attitude."
Carol
Took French lessons from Celine L.
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"My 7 th grade daughter greatly enjoyed her first lesson. Great introduction to a new language. Teacher made the learning fun!"
Amelia
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Philippe is a wonderful teacher. He has really helped my daughter improve her French, but even better ignited a curiosity about the language and culture and enables her to really think about the language. He is tremendously patient and encouraging and a very effective prof!"
Barbara
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Marie is an amazing teacher! She's patient, thorough and makes learning fun!"
Sudesh
Took French lessons from Marie A K.
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"I first met Philppe while I was a French student taking one on one classes at DLS during a 6 month period. He was not my instructor but we crossed paths daily, as his office was next door to the classroom I used. He was always testing my skills and offering assistance where he saw necessary. At the end of my 6 month course, I continued on with more job training that allowed me an additional 40 hours of French so that it was fresh on the mind prior to arriving at my next post. Philippe was my instructor during that period, which is something I will always be grateful for. Due to my foundation in French, we did not need to cover many basics but instead created a lesson plan that involved widening my knowledge of the local culture and politics in the country of my future assignment. He taught me how to express my opinions while casually conversing in French (which has proven to be invaluable in my line of work). He challenged me to expand my vocabulary in numerous areas while incorporating more advanced, sophisticated grammar when appropriate. Philippe was a great instructor and mentor. I am grateful for the time I was able to learn from him and look forward to refreshing my skills with him in the future."
Jessica
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Zach is wonderful. He is very adaptable to my needs and goals. Very personable."
Kenny
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"Our first class was great - extremely helpful, informative and educational and goal-oriented!"
David
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"Isabel was very kind and a very engaged instructor. We are looking forward to additional lessons."
Dee
Took French lessons from Isabel S.
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"Soleine is a wonderful teacher who has helped us tremendously with our very limited knowledge of French. She is a native speaker - so we learn lots of fun cultural information in our lessons too!"
Christina
Took French lessons from Soleine T.
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