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Dan H.

74 Reviews
Tacoma, WA
Starting at $49
  • Speaks German, Russian, Danish, Swedish, English, Norwegian
  • Master's Degree from Uppsala University (Sweden)
  • Awarded 3rd Place, Clash Of The Choirs from Clash Of The Choirs, TV4 Sweden
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Dan H.

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I was born and raised in Denmark and have lived 25+ years in Denmark. I have 25+ years teaching experience. I hold a Scandinavian Bachelor and Masters degree. I am fluent in Danish, not just the language, but also the culture, geography, history, politics, etc.

I look forward to guiding you on your educational journey! Lessons are offered either in my home studio in Tacoma, WA, *or* I can teach you through live, online private video lessons.

About Dan

Highly sought-after. Some of Dan’s past students have been finalists in televised talent shows and now enjoy professional music careers. For example, Sofia Olsson, (”True Talent" Finalist, Sweden), Feridah Rose ("Denmark's Got Talent" Semi-Finalist), and Rasma Freimane ("Top Overall Vocalist", Tech

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Rick C.
Dan is awesome! Love his teaching technique.
Arlene L.
Dan gives me lots of ideas on how to use techniques to express the song differently , I am learning a lot of new approaches
Kathy
Dan is truly enthusiastic about sharing his love for his native language! Of course his pronounciation is excellent, and he has infinite patience. He is also open to meeting his student wherever they are in the process. I am really enjoying learning Danish with Dan!
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Ingrid L.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks French, Latin, German
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ingrid L.

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I was born and raised in Germany and have always loved languages and different cultures. During my years of schooling, I was lucky enough to study four languages and over my 25 years teaching career, I have taught three. German however, is by far my favorite, as it connects me to my heritage and a beautiful tradition in literature and music. I love working with students of all ages and have taught German to children of elementary school ages all the way to the college level, where I taught German as a Senior Lecturer for thirteen years. I have also tutored adults privately on an on-going basis. I simply love learning.
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"Both in and outside of class, Ms. LaVoie was a pleasure. Colleagues appreciated her kind demeanor, thoughtful contributions, and collegial character. Students, likewise, recognized Ms. LaVoie’s compassion and sincerity. Of their teacher, one student wrote, “Professor LaVoie is one of the most caring and ...

About Ingrid

I am a native speaker with a love for languages and students. After twenty-five years of teaching, I am as passionate about the German language as I was when I first started. Over the years, I have collected a number of ideas and resources and developed teaching strategies that have worked extr

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Meghan
Frau LaVoie is an incredible German teacher. She was my professor at Whitworth University and I thoroughly enjoyed her class. She challenges her students to go deeper into learning German while continuously supporting them along the way.
Tessa
Frau LaVoie was my German professor at Whitworth University. She always made class fun and the language easy to learn and understand. She taught songs and poems in order to give the language a beauty that others might miss. It was because of her teachings and encouragement that I was able to spend a year abroad in Germany and become fluent in German.
Sarah
Frau LaVoie is an amazing and empathic teacher. She easily recognizes each student’s ability and confidence level and reaches out to them in the appropriate manner. I have never learned more than when in her class.

Tony M.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelor from Byblos University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tony M.

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French is the second most widely learnt foreign language in the world. Spoken in France – consistently ranked the most popular overseas destination for people in Britain – and in many other countries including Canada, Switzerland, it is easy to see why knowledge of French is such an asset.

Whether you want to take French classes to travel or to immerse yourself in its rich culture of fine food and wine, haute couture and great authors, our French courses will equip you with the language you need to get by, have a conversation or become fully proficient

About Tony

If you want to be the best, learn from the best. Talent, skill, confidence- priceless!. Choosing the right voice coach or singing teacher can be a difficult task, as there are so many coaches and teachers out there. My approach is unique in a sense that I do not believe in a "One size fits all"

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Ivana B.
I would highly recommend Tony Mitri as a voice and music instructor. My son takes lessons with Mr. Mitri and his progress has been astounding! He studies with other teachers previously without much success. My son has said he has learned more from Mr. Mitri than all of his previous instructors. He enjoys the lessons so he works harder at making progress and it shows. He helped him expand his range substantially, and increase his confidence. I would highly recommend him to anyone interested in music of any kind. Mr.Mitri is awesome professional, patient and extremely knowledgeable. You won’t be disappointed.
Jeri DeVale
you could tell that he not only was a good and patient teacher but that he was interested in well being and was exceptional in his creative approach to teaching! most definitely a 5 star teacher.
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Jerome B.
He is patient and very knowledgeable going try stick as long as possible !

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Mya B.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian
  • Italian Literature and History from University "La Sapienza" Rome - Italy
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mya B.

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I'm an experienced Italian teacher - I was born and raised in Italy and I graduated from the University "La Sapienza" in Rome with a Master Degree in Italian Literature and History. I've been teaching Italian and Italian history for the past 10 years of my career. Both in Colleges here in the U.S.A. and online.
I offer a very proficient method of learning. Part of the lesson would be focused on the grammar and writing, part of the lesson would consist in one to one conversation. Depending on the level of my students, we would develop the vocabulary on a daily basis and I can guarantee my students will be able to have a conversation in Italian within just a few lessons!

About Mya

I'm an experienced Italian teacher, music composer and violinist - I was born and raised in Italy and I graduated from the Italian Conservatory "G. Verdi" with a violin and music composition and music technology diploma - then a Master Degree in Italian Literature and History. I've been teaching It

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Janai H.
Mya is a good teacher. I hate we had technical issues. Overall it was a good lesson and I learned a lot
Haaris
Very skilled and talented. I learned a lot from my first violin lesson!
Franc ,.
Very detail patient and fun

Jana S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jana S.

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I am a speech/language pathologist with training in the anatomy and physiology of accent reduction //
I enjoy helping learners meet their personal goals for their speech //
I love learning about new cultures //
Accent reduction will work look like an initial screening of error or unnatural sounds/prosody; practice sentences; practice conversations; and American idioms or figurative language.

About Jana

Hi I'm Jana! I am speech language pathologist and I love helping students meet their goals.

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Jamone L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2009
  • BS (Bachelor's of Science), Psychology, Spanish Language and Latino/a and Latin American Studies from Wayne State University
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Jamone L.

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I have taught, tutored and teach Spanish to USA Veterans and students struggling around campus for years. I have years of academic and practical usage/experience with the language. I grew up hearing it and studied it in high school and at the college level. I know what it is like to be a student in a Spanish class as well as using it in real life application. I also have 2 minors in Spanish Language and Latino/a and Latin American Studies (Formerly known as CBS: Chicano-Boricua Studies) which give me the perfect mix of language and culture.

I am very patient and work on your level. I have years of academic and practical usage/experience with the language. I use that experience to put myself in your shoes and give tips and cultural things that may help you better understand your new language. Also, my knowledge of Psychology helps us hack learning in a time-efficient way. No question is ever a dumb question and we will spend as much time on a topic as needed.

About Jamone

I am very organized and have a passion for creating and doing things that give people a new perspective on life. I set plans and goals, and do what it takes to get things done in the most efficient ways possible and I am able to adapt even when things don’t quite work out. As a 2nd Degree Black Bel

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Kim
Jamone is jammin'! He is a very nice guy and knows so much about Spanish! He has a lot of experience as a tutor/teacher. He explains everything really well, and your Spanish will improve. It will really help to have Jamone keep you on track to learn a language and you will look forward to the next class!
Robert M.
He’s a great person to learn Spanish from. I will continue to see Jamone Thanks 5 star person
Lia
Had to write a separate review for this subject. Jamone taught me step-by-step how to use my Cannon Rebel EOS T5. I am a youtube vlogger, and I was looking to create higher quality videos for my viewers. Jamone gave me tons of camera knowledge to better my videos. Thanks!

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"Very flexible hours and effort net learning experience. Marcela is very patient and encouraging. She will follow the flow of my mood and coach me along the way as our conversation. The test lessons are structured for easy learning too. Did I forget to say that I have been learning from her for 1.5 year! I also talk to her dog, Begui, during the lesson.:)"
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Took Spanish lessons from Marcela S.
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"She is a very good teacher and I’m looking forward to my next lessons!"
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"I attended the same school as Christy and was able to practice speaking Spanish with her. She is very enthusiastic about sharing her passion for the Spanish language which is clear in her detailed, helpful lesson plans. Since she lived in Spain for two years, she has a very high level of expertise and is able to aid both beginners and more advanced students. After practicing with Christy, I can speak Spanish with much more ease."
Regina
Took Spanish lessons from Christy V.
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"Have been taking classes with Jean Luc via Skype for several years and am very happy with the process and the results. Jean Luc always finds exercises, readings, and subjects for conversation to keep me moving forward with my skills in French. He is conversant and interested in a variety of topics. He tailors the lessons to my personal needs. Thank you Jean Luc"
Jolie
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"I'm really enjoying my Arabic classes with Maha. She is a very dedicated and effective teacher. Her classes combine grammar and communication and are well tailored to my needs. She appreciates and conveys the beauty of the Arabic language and dialects. I look forward to my future classes with her and would recommend her to everyone interested in learning Arabic."
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Took Arabic lessons from Maha A.
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"Best English teacher! I highly recommend her."
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Took English lessons from Alexandra A.
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"Aimi is a great instructor. She beings a curriculum and recommended resources to help you tackle the goal of learning a new language. I've had to reschedule a few classes, and she responds to my emails quickly and accommodates my schedule changes when able! I highly recommend her as a Japanese teacher!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"Suyeon sunsaengnim is kind and uses kind words. She helps me say things what I do each day in Korean. Thank you!"
Angie
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"First lesson completed and both girls had a lot of fun!"
Maria
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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