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Laura is very proficient with coaching English as a second language. She will teach you the skills to interact with people (e.g.: in your line of business when you are in their country) who speak other languages. The skills include learning to be comfortable with the second language, and not just with the words themselves.
Re-learning a language involves hearing it spoken. I need to hear it from a person face to face, so that I can improve my ability to understand meaning, context and intent, and respond verbally. Rodrigo conducts these sessions in Spanish, and he anchors them in to real life in several ways. By talking about usage, by discussing the language and its use in different countries, or its use in various contexts, like business meetings, and by using readings of current engaging articles and focusing on verbs and tenses. No improvements to recommend to date.
Jack is open minded, truly interested in different cultures and provides a lot of language exercises. Our conversation classes were great.
I have not played in about 30 years and felt kind of funny wanting to take lessons again. Suzanne is very encouraging and has helped me find my joy of the piano again. I am so happy!
My daughters have been going to Ms. Wober for more than a year, and it has been amazing! They love her style, dedication and approach to teaching, and they look forward to each class. I'd highly recommend her!!!
Great teacher. I have learned a lot. Not only the language but also about the city, its history, architecture ans cultural life. Margaret is a very nice person.
Carolina was very patient with me and made me feel very comfortable during our lessons.
Julianne was wonderful with my daughter! We look forward to continuing with her singing lessons.
I highly recommend Strategic Tutoring by Mrs. Mack. Financially I am struggling to make ends me but wanted to help my children succeed in school. Since my good friend also had children that needed extra help, Mrs. combined the kids into 2 small groups which gave them the support the needed and kept the hourly fee down. Instead if paying $45 an hour my girlfriend and I spent $28 an hour which was manageable. Mrs. Mack tutored my 9th grade son and my friend's 10th grade daughter together at the Geneva library. She selected reading, writing, and science topics materials that were intetesting to the kids and also pertinent to what they were studying at school. She took the time to talk to the teachers and even was involved in a conference at the school. The kids were very eager to see Mrs. Mack each week so we actually increased the time to 90 minutes a week and I am happy to say after a few sessions the classroom teachers noticed significant improvement in their reading fluency and comprehension even in biology and modern world social studies and this was reflected in their grades and attitude. My younger son in 3rd grade was tutored with my friend's 2nd grade daughter. Mrs. Mack took time journal writing back and forth with both of them secretly working on writing skills which did help to improve their essay and creative writing skills. Her positive attitude and friendly demeanor created a spark in the kids and after about a month they made significant progress in decoding words more automatically, understanding what was being read, increased rate of math computation, and improved writing structure and creativity. The kids actually understand and know how to apply various strategies that Mrs. Mack taught. She spent time with me explaining these strategies and providing me with a "strategy cheat sheet" so that we all ( teachers, parents, tutor) used a common language when guiding or reminding the kids how to solve a problem with reading, writing, or math. Mrs. Mack went beyond what I ever expected in a tutor and her experience with ESL, Special Education, Behavior Disordered, and Gifted students was apparent wben she took initiative to set up some enrichment activites for my 5th grader on her own time!
I'm so happy to have the opportunity to give Elianne praise for her work. She helped our daughter gain confidence in Spanish, as well as understand and excel in her classwork. Elianne made Anna comfortable and her style of teaching truly helped her become a better learner. Thank you Elianne! We hope to work with you in the Fall! :)
Amari's Tutoring Service has a decade of experience providing high quality tutoring services.
Here at CORE, we have been in the business of helping others to communicate across borders for over a decade. We specialize in live one-on-one foreign language classes, both online and face-to-face. Do you want to pick up some German before heading to Vienna for vacation? Work on your Spanish to interact better with employees? Get your grades up in French? We're here to help.
I offer private dance lessons for beginners: salsa, merengue, Cumbia and other Latin dance styles. I'm a teacher from Colombia.
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I am a certified Spanish and EFL language teacher in Illinois, with a master's degree in education. I provide tutoring to children and adults.
I teach both Spanish and English as a Second Language. I write and edit text for web content or publication.
I have worked as a both private and group tennis instructor with over four years of experience, in addition to working as a Spanish/English interpreter in both educational and medical contexts. I would love to help you reach your goals as a tennis player, bilingual student, or both! I offer a reasonable and flexible pricing, and I have experience working with all ages and ability levels.
I became a personal trainer to help people transform their lives and I want to see you accomplish more than you can on your own. It is difficult to find the time and motivation, so I will push you to accomplish your goals.
I got a degree in languages. I love to teach kids and make the learning process fun! I'm fluent in English and Spanish.
Hello, I am a student at Wheaton who was born and raised in France and can tutor you in French. I also offer landscaping and any yard work help.
Learning a new language can be challenging when the content you're learning does not apply to your professional background or interests. My teaching philosphy focuses and considers the students' likes, hobbies and everyday life to make sure the lesson ties in with their lives; thus, allowing for knowledge retention and student motivation to learn a new language. I also utilize a Total Physical Approach of teaching, where technology, art, music and visuals are used for a more relaxed way of learning. In short, the students' life is what makes up most of the lesson content, for better engagement in the lesson.