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Galina is helping my son learn Spanish and she is wonderful! She is prompt, warm, friendly, speaks several languages and so knows how to teach kids trying to learn another language. He looks forward to his lessons with Galina!
Grace Wang is my Mandarin tutor, and I have been taking private lessons with her for many years, first for SAT II Chinese prep and then for advance reading, writing, and conversation. Grace has always been very fun and approachable, and we have a great time conversing and reading about a wide range of topics such as Chinese history, idioms, and daily life. Her own understanding of Mandarin is very strong, and she takes the time to explain the nuances of the language. She also utilizes many different resources: online learning tools, textbooks, novels, etc. Most importantly, Grace is very patient, knowledgable, and flexible. I can suggest any kind of material to review for our classes, and she will always have insightful things to add. I always look forward to my Mandarin lessons with her!
We hired Angela to teach our five and nine-year-olds Mandarin. We have had three lessons with her and so far, we are thrilled to have found her. Angela is thoughtful, intentional, enthusiastic, committed and genuinely cares about how my kids are learning. She always comes to lessons on time and prepared with worksheets, tools and lesson plans. She makes up games to keep the kids engaged and interested. She keeps a great balance between fun and structured teaching. She is a gifted teacher. Right now she's teaching them Pinyin and even though their progress is slower because we only see her once a week, I am happy with how much they're enjoying lessons. We cannot recommend her enough!
I would like to share my reviews about our Mandarin teacher Lillian. Lillian has been helping my boys with their Mandarin lessons for over 2 years now. I have one word for her - she is excellent. Some of the key things that I would like to point out - she is always punctual, has a great lesson plan; we are not native speakers, but my boys are quite engaged and motivated to learn Chinese, and this is primarily due to Lillian's lesson structure, her energy, her caring attitude. Her lessons include practical conversations, in addition to developing writing skills. We strongly recommend Lillian if you need help with learning Mandarin.
I have been learning Mandarin for about 1.5 years. During that time I have gone through many teachers trying to find the right match. Some weren't as engaged to teaching as I would like, some had teaching practices that weren't good for my style of learning, others did not have the patience I needed. Angela is the most patient, positive and engaged teacher I have met and I really enjoy my classes with her. Angela always gives positive reinforcement and encouragement, is very energetic and caring. She patiently answers all of my questions and will spend time getting my pronunciation right no matter how long it takes. Most importantly she pushes me to converse in Mandarin frequently, a quality that I have found rare in other teachers. This is extra important to me for helping my confidence using it outside of class. I highly recommend her as a teacher for anyone learning Mandarin.
A bit of background, I am conversationally fluent in Cantonese, but had always wanted to learn Mandarin and become Chinese-literate. Corinne was the second tutor to respond to me, but the first who could meet with me. My initial apprehension at learning Mandarin from a white girl quickly evaporated upon our first conversation. Corinne is one of the sharpest, emphatic, and amiable people I've had the pleasure of meeting...I highly recommend her to anyone who's looking to learn Mandarin and about Chinese culture.
Johnny has been an excellent tutor for Mandarin. He is patient and takes the time to make sure you understand and can work through pronunciations. He is always prepared and very flexible with his scheduling. I have been able to set goals and work towards them with Johnny and adjust the lessons to my needs and busy work/life schedule. I would recommend Johnny to anyone looking to learn Mandarin.
Echo is a great tutor, providing a custom built learning solution depending on your needs. Highly recommended!
In the beginning, I was really afraid of talking to others in English because I know that I can’t speak English well. However, after some lessons, I become more and more confident and fell in love with the lessons. I tried speaking to others and they answered me. This greatly encouraged me.
Master Mandarin easily and fast with a native tutor. I'm an experienced teacher who is dedicated to teaching Mandarin Chinese to Chinese lovers. I would like to provide private one-on-one tutoring, both in written and spoken Mandarin Chinese. I can teach integrated Chinese, from beginner to advanced learners to all ages and occupations of Chinese lovers. My featured services are as follows: * Mandarin pronunciation perfection -- specialized for Chinese lovers who want to master Mandarin Pinyin and perfect pronunciation * Your first 100 Chinese words -- specialized for Chinese lovers who want to enjoy the beauty of Chinese language but have a very tight time schedule * Daily conversation -- It covers all basic topics in your daily life. Through this course, making Chinese friends and expanding your business will be no problem. My qualifications are as follows: * born and raised in China mainland * bachelor's degree in Chinese top university (Fudan University) * 8 years of private tutoring/teaching experience * hold the authentic and standard Mandarin accent, exactly like what you have heard from CCTV (national TV station in China) * specialize in design course plan suitable to learners' study goal, time, budget and personal characters Location can be in or around Stanford, or any convenient place in Palo Alto or Menlo Park.
I teach and tutor Spanish and Math. I am a native Spanish speaker and have taught children in the k-12 school system, as well as adults.
I have been teaching Italian for more than ten years, both privately and at the college level. I love to give my students the empowering experience of learning a new language and to share with them my knowledge of my beloved country. My lessons focus both on grammar and culture, and students of all ages and different levels of language proficiency are welcome. For my teaching, I use both textbooks and current multimedia materials. I also provide translation services (English into Italian and some Italian into English as well) and interpretation services.
I work independently. I teach all levels. I do credential teaching. I have 25 years of experience. I specialize in speech and language pathology.
I can give lessons of reading, writing, and talking in Spanish, mostly for beginners, but I'm fluent; I can also help other levels because I lived most of my life in Colombia. The price per hour is $17, but I can fix it depending on where it is and on how many hours.
I am a personal tutor, professional for Mandarin/Chinese with all levels (from Chinese I through AP course) . Ph.D degree earned from a China famous University and worked as a professor. Like to be a teacher and tutor with the experience on Chinese (mandarin), Math.and computer (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, C, C++, Matlab, Simulink, VHDL language).
We offer Chinese and Spanish class of every level. We also have after-school programs and art classes for young children (ages more than five).
I am a native Mandarin Chinese Speaker who loves teaching, exploring different fields, and making friends. I was born and raised in Taiwan, and live in Northern California currently. I have a bachelor degree in Taiwan, and a master degree from Rossier School of Education, USC. Before the class, I will have a brief telephone session with you to ensure we are the right fit. After assessing your current Mandarin proficiency level, I will design suitable curriculum and materials for your needs and interests. I will also continuously monitor your progress to ensure your needs are being met. I am looking to establish solid relationships with students who wants to learn Mandarin for pleasure, school, or business.
I create customized plans that are tailored to each client's needs, objectives and budgets...these include individualized learning plans, language training, cultural immersion, immigration/transition advising, cultural event planning, travel coordinating and content management (writing, editing, translation, web content)
I am a Hebrew teacher of 13 years, and I have dedicated my life to teaching. I am fluent in Hebrew and English, and I really enjoy teaching these languages.
Nihao! I'm a Mandarin teacher with more than five years' experience of teaching Mandarin to students at different levels. Teaching is my passion! I had my Bachelor's in Teaching Mandarin as a Second Language and Master's in Curriculum and Instructions.