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Kevin F.

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I studied French in high school and college and spent a month in Marseilles. I am perfectly capable of helping you learn the basics of the language, how to pronounce words correctly and conjugate basic verbs and such.

About Kevin

I have had a fairly diverse musical background, including playing with bands and orchestras, as well as participating in choral groups and opera. I have a master's degree in music performance for wind conducting, and a bachelor's degree in music with an emphasis on piano performance.

I have taught private lessons for several years now and I love every moment with my students! I have a real passion for sharing my knowledge and experience with others, both failures and successes. I believe everyone has creative potential, and I believe music is a real universal art form that anyone can tap into if they want. Above all, making and creating music should also be fun!

*** Lesson Details ***
I try to keep my lessons professional but comfortable too. I don't yell at students for messing up or anything like that. I usually have an agenda b

ut am willing to adjust and compromise if the situation dictates. If you don't have a curriculum in mind, I like Alfred's piano courses, but will do my best to find one that fits you as a student best. My initial goals are to make sure the basics of reading music and performing are set so that no matter what musical avenue you want to pursue, you will be successful. I do specialize in classical music but enjoy creating and playing in other genres as well.

I now also offer lessons online, as well as tutoring in most math areas!

***CANCELLATION POLICY***
I kindly ask for 24 hour notice whenever possible if a lesson is going to be missed. Generally speaking, if I don't hear from a student and their lesson time passes I will mark the lesson as missed, but I am also usually more than willing to make up the lesson at a later time.

*** Studio Equipment ***
I have a piano keyboard at my home.

*** Travel Equipment ***
I would expect students to have their own instruments as needed, as well as music paper, pencils, etc. I may be able to provide some of those materials on occasion as well as some books/recordings, but will by and large expect students to purchase those for themselves.

*** Specialties ***
I am much more familiar with classical styles and Broadway. My music writing style tends to be somewhere between neo-classical and avant-garde.

***Blog Posts***
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October 5, 2019
Jake P.
May 4, 2019
Thomas
I waited after a few lessons to give feedback. Very pleased. Kevin is full of knowledge -both relevant to music and other random fun facts! He is patient and will move at whatever pace you prefer. I look forward to continuing to improve my skills under his direction.
May 19, 2017
Emily B.
He is a good instructor. Easy to talk to.

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Kevin F.

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(26)
Private French Teacher

As an aspiring polyglot, I am a Moroccan trilingual who speaks French, Arabic, and English while currently learning Japanese and German. I have been tutoring since high school and still wish to continue since i really enjoy working with students with diverse learning needs and cultural backgrounds. So, In the purpose of sharing my passion languages, boost your confidence, as well as build skills in you that will be utilized well beyond tutoring sessions, i have developed many tricks in order to explain complex concepts using easy-to-understand terms and ideas.

About Lina

I am an architecture grad Student from Northeastern who's looking to be of some benefit academically to others. Being originally from Morocco, I grew up speaking French, Arabic, English and I am currently learning Japanese and German. I have been tutoring since high school and still wish to continue since i really enjoy working with students with diverse learning needs and cultural backgrounds. So, In the purpose of sharing my passion for creative design softwares and languages, boost your confidence, as well as build skills in you that will be utilized well beyond tutoring sessions, i have developed many tricks in order to explain complex concepts using easy-to-understand terms and ideas.

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July 26, 2019
Esther Harriet Kaileah
She is fantastic, down to ever detail. Just the best and a very understanding and kind person.

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Lina A.

Online

(1)
Private French Teacher

Basic french, beginner students will have a handle of survival French by the end of their lesson, which will provide them with enough French to communicate at least at a basic level during short trips to the country, but those who require more would benefit greatly from these sessions.
If you want online class you must install Skype or Ovoo I don't have face time.

About Elena

I have experience tutoring. Call Takelessons for more information.

I have tutored basic and intermediate Spanish to children, using Spanish songs and fun games for children. I have experience tutoring adults. I gave Spanish conversational classes, Spanish for Educators, Spanish for travelers and for people that works in the medical field. I have been giving conversational Spanish classes at park and recreation, I'm a certified interpreter translator. I used to work for global LT tutoring program and head start. You must have skype or Ovoo for the online  classes. I want to be a tutor so I can share my passions with people who want support

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December 28, 2017
Rekha
Loved it
June 22, 2017
Daniel
Elena was able to teach someone 500 miles away the basics to a slew of different Latin ballroom dances (salsa, marengue, bachata, cumbia step, etc.) In just a few lessons I was able to feel comfortable enough with the steps and timing to be able to dance in public with others! She was very amazing and was willing to accommodate to my needs as a student. She gave plenty of reference material as well as songs so that I'd be able to practice when not taking lessons. I would highly recommend her as a teacher to anyone who is wanting to learn Latin Ballroom dance, but doesn't know where to start!
January 21, 2017
Larry
Great teacher
enjoyed lessons

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Elena T.

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(14)
Private French Teacher

French for beginners!
Rejoignez-moi si vous voulez améliorer vos compétences de communication en français et de vous exprimer dans une meilleure façon .
Join me if you want to improve your French pronunciation and learn the basics!

About Jaouad

About Me:
Hello everyone! My name is Jaouad and I am from Morocco. I am an easy-going and friendly person. I like to talk about different topics such as travelling, leisure, politics, food, languages, education, economy, etc.I have travelled to the USA and I intend to visit Rome, Paris, and others cities/ countries in the future. I like teaching and learning languages.

أهلا و سهلا
أنا شخص بسيط و ودود. أحب أن أتحدث عن مواضيع مختلفة مثل السفر ، والترفيه، والسياسة ، والغذاء ، واللغات ، والتعليم ، والاقتصاد ، إلخ. لقد سافرت إلى الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية وأعتزم زيارة روما وباريس ومدن / بلدان أخرى في المستقبل.
أنا أحب تدريس وتعلم اللغات.

Me as a Teacher:
Hello, I am teacher Jaouad from Morocco. I teach Arabic and other Arabic dialects. I have Masters in Applied Language Studies. I have a long experience in teaching Arabic for speak

ers of other languages. I started teaching in 2004 and I have taught more than 2000 hours and I am enjoying it.

السلام عليكم . أنا الأستاذ جواد من المغرب.أُدرِّسُ اللغة العربية و اللهجات العربية الأخرى.أنا حاصل على شهادة الماجستير في الدراسات التطبيقية للغة . لدي خبرة طويلة في تدريس اللغة العربية لغير الناطقين بها. لقد بدأت التدريس في سنة 2004 ودرستُ أكثر من 2000 ساعة حتى الآن وأنا أستمتع بذلك.أُدرِّسُ اللغة العربية لمختلف الأعمار و مختلف المستويات.

My Lessons & Teaching Style:
I use different teaching tools to make my lessons enjoyable and exciting. For my teaching, I rely on students’ needs and goals. I also aim at making my students more confident to use the four language skills: speaking, reading, listening and writing. I also focus on conversations and on daily life language. I also help students with Arabic for tourism, business and exams.

. أستخدم وسائل تعليمية مختلفة لأجعل دروسي شيقة ومبهجة. نهجي في التدريس يعتمد على احتياجات الطلاب وأهدافهم. كما أسعى لتحسين ثقة طلابي في استخدام مهارات اللغة الأربعة (التحدث، القراءة، الإستماع والكتابة).و
أُركزُ كثيرا على المحادثات و مواقف الحياة اليومية. و أُساعِدُ الطلاب بخصوص اللغة العربية للسياحة و الأعمال و الإمتحانات

My Teaching Material:
PDF file
Text Documents
Presentation slides/PPT
Audio files
Image files
Video files
Flashcards
Articles and news
Quizzes
Test templates and examples
Graphs and charts
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August 26, 2019
Md Bariul
This lesson helps to learn arabic for my daughter. My kid likes his class.
August 12, 2019
Md Bariul
the best teacher for kids. my kid loves his class.
August 6, 2019
Shahana
Jaouad is an excellent Arabic language teacher! My kindergartner enjoys his weekly session with him. he is very easy going and knows exactly how to relate to such a young student. He is very positive and encouraging, which makes my daughter more at ease and allows her to benefit a lot from the lesson. My daughter has shown notable progress and more importantly, she's excited to speak the language! I'm very happy with the results and highly recommend him as a teacher!

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Jaouad T.

Online

(5)
Private French Teacher

Bojour, mes amis!!!

I've been studying French for 10 years and would love to be there to help you get started on your adventure with the French Language.

I teach French grammar, vocabulary, speaking, writing and culture for beginners only. I use practical tools such as natives audio files, tutoring contents, news, articles, videos…. For those who wish to have more structure, I've also developed an interactive course.

I always personalize my sessions to your needs, expectations, and hobbies. I am here to help you to reach your goals, to pass your exams or to solidify your knowledge for a personal or professional goal.

I like to make my session fun, interactive and efficient !

A bientôt

About Lily

I've been sewing since I was 13. I've sewn things over the years such as dresses, pajamas. I do a lot of tailoring things too. I just love to sew, and I love teaching people to sew too!

The way that I teach is to help the student develop their own style. I have students work on their own individual projects that they pick out while asking me questions that they might have while they are doing their project.

However, if they would like there is an option for me to develop lessons for the student on certain sewing techniques that the student could learn. Although, be aware that learning how to sew takes time and that all the techniques of sewing cannot be done all at once.

Then, there is the third option that the lesson could be a mix of the student doing what they want (choosing their own project) and learning some pre-designed

techniques.

My first goal is to give my students all of the tools they need to feel confident from the very first lesson. I would like for all of my students within the first lesson to finish either of two basic projects (pajama pants or a draw string bag).

My lessons are not like videos you may find online. Meaning projects will take longer than you think they will. I will work with you to properly construct a quality finished project without too many frustrations and in a timely manner. I recommend buying lessons in 90 minute packages, since sewing always takes longer than expected.

THE BEGINNER SEWER

In these lessons we will go over the following, which can be adapted to how you want:

- Sewing safety and how to use a machine
- Learn about the sewing tools you'll be using
- How to read, cut out, layout, and follow a basic pattern instructions
- How to pin and sew a seam, finish seams and sew hems
- Learn to sew on an elastic band (to pajamas or for a tote).
- Learn how to unpick your projects when a mistake is made.
- Learn how to do a basic stitch and the gather stitch.
- TAKE AWAY PROJECTS:
- Pajamas
- Sewing Tote
- Basic Dress
- Pillow case

THE INTERMEDIATE SEWER
- Cement what you learned in the while a beginner.
- Learn to hand sew hems etc.
- Learn about different fabrics and when to use them.
- Sew a basic zipper onto clothes or bags.
- Learn about the different foots.
- Learn to do other stitches
-TAKE AWAY PROJECTS
- Intermediate Dresses/ Clothes
- Bags

Whether it is for a hobby, to decorate your house, to prepare for design school, or to make your own clothes, I can teach you from the very basic sewing skills, to more advance topics such as modifying your patterns to make clothes that fit.
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October 15, 2019
Travis H.
りりさん Is a great teacher I'm very excited for my second lesson! She's very focused on what you want to learn specifically and also helps you understand the basics. Sends you what you've learned so you can review it whenever!
October 6, 2019
Tori B.
She had a PowerPoint ready on the technique I wanted to learn.
September 6, 2019
Jerad

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Lily S.

Online

(37)
Private French Teacher

During my student teaching experience, I developed and initiated a curriculum sequence on French reading and comprehension.
This collaborative unit involved working with the other teachers within my team.
In my work with the classes, I stressed critical thinking and the incorporation of
culture and science units into the course. The student response was very encouraging, as we had a 100% passing rate for this section. In addition, our team met state curricula guidelines and received numerous positive comments from students’ families regarding the class material.

About Elena

My name is Elena. I am very pleased to welcome you to my French lessons! I have been teaching French for all age groups (beginning from 3 years old kids to the adult advanced level) for more than 20 years and I am really happy to provide my students with the experience and skills I have acquired for all the years.

I have worked with the kids of all the age groups creating cooperative learning, hands-on and minds-on approach. I also participated in "Write-to-Read" program in California and used these methods to encourage reading/writing at home, parent involvement, and listening/speaking/writing skills. I always try to create an individual approach to every child to develop his/her unique language skills and personal perception.

I am a professionally credentialed and certified teacher from California state and I am happy to share my

experience and my love for French with all students and their families.

Sincerely,

Elena
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October 12, 2017
Dylan
She goes above and beyond! My son is autistic, and Elena is perfect with him. She's punctual and understanding.

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Elena T.

Online

(1)
Private French Teacher

I am someone with a lot of patience as I understand the difficulty it takes to learn a new language. I try to incorporate a lot of music, games and other fun tactics to make the learning experience a more pleasant one. I have been told that my voice is very clear, kinda slow but most importantly very easy to understand.

About Manace

Hi,
My name is Manace Balegamre. I am originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo but I moved to the United States at a young age. French is the national language in my home country so I was taught at a young age and continued to take classes throughout my educational career here in the United States in order to master the language. I am currently enrolled at Young Harris College where I give many French lessons and tutor but I am looking forward to teaching this beautiful language to a broader scale of people !

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Manace B.

Online

Private French Teacher

My lessons are unique because I am native French. I am form Normandie. I speak English fluently and got a bachelor degree in Art and Music. I have lived here for 10 years.

About olivier

I am French and work as a guitar instructor in Las Posas. I live in Rancho Bernardo.
I have a funny Personality. I have a Music degree. I speak French fluently. I am patient. I have good communication skill.

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