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Gloria A. Near Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gloria A.
65/hour

Near Chicago, IL

Masters in Teaching German with 25+ Years of Experience

Aside from my teaching certification and extensive coursework taken in German both at a cultural, literary and grammatical level, I have also had immersion experience. Because I was raised in a German speaking home, I feel totally comfortable conversationally as well. My love of teaching comes through with... See Gloria's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (97)
115 hours tutoring German out of 149 hours
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Aside from my teaching certification and extensive coursework taken in German both at a cultural, literary and grammatical level, I have also had immersion experience. Because I was raised in a German speaking home, I feel totally comfortable conversationally as well. My love of teaching comes through with... See Gloria's full profile

Jeannie S. Near Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeannie S.
60/hour

Near Chicago, IL

Ph.D. in German, 30+ Years of Teaching Experience All Ages, All Levels

* Experience with individual and small group instruction for general language skills and more targeted uses, such as business and business travel, reading knowledge/translation, and music. * Available both online and in person (within my travel range), incorporating multimedia into all sessions. * Have taught and tutored... See Jeannie's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (146)
492 hours tutoring German out of 493 hours
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* Experience with individual and small group instruction for general language skills and more targeted uses, such as business and business travel, reading knowledge/translation, and music. * Available both online and in person (within my travel range), incorporating multimedia into all sessions. * Have taught and tutored... See Jeannie's full profile

Matthew Z. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew Z.
79/hour

Chicago, IL

Columbia & UChicago grad! Let's polish your writing.

As a tutor, I hope to help you reach your goals in literature, writing, and other fields. I have experience teaching at both the university and high school level, in subjects as various as English, German, and philosophy. Regardless of your level -- whether you're a new learner struggling with the basics,... See Matthew's full profile

79/hour
4.9 (14)
142 hours tutoring
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As a tutor, I hope to help you reach your goals in literature, writing, and other fields. I have experience teaching at both the university and high school level, in subjects as various as English, German, and philosophy. Regardless of your level -- whether you're a new learner struggling with the basics,... See Matthew's full profile

Brian M. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Brian M.
35/hour

Chicago, IL

BA in German from UC Berkeley with 8+ years of Tutoring Experience

I have been studying German for 10 years and have been tutoring it for 8 years. I have taken German 1-4 in college and various other classes about German and in German for my bachelors degree. I also have lots of German learning materials like verb charts and flashcards to help my... See Brian's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (295)
809 hours tutoring German out of 876 hours
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I have been studying German for 10 years and have been tutoring it for 8 years. I have taken German 1-4 in college and various other classes about German and in German for my bachelors degree. I also have lots of German learning materials like verb charts and flashcards to help my... See Brian's full profile

Lilla D. Chicago, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lilla D.
80/hour

Chicago, IL

Multilingual Tutor Specializing in Japanese/Languages/Reading/Writing

I have studied a variety of other languages (Turkish, Spanish, Italian, Latin, Korean) and am fluent in French and German. As a linguistics student, I have a strong grasp of the English language as well, both from a technical/scientific point of view and a more organic, cultural/communicative side. I... See Lilla's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (13)
1 hours tutoring German out of 19 hours
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I have studied a variety of other languages (Turkish, Spanish, Italian, Latin, Korean) and am fluent in French and German. As a linguistics student, I have a strong grasp of the English language as well, both from a technical/scientific point of view and a more organic, cultural/communicative side. I... See Lilla's full profile

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Janee M.
46/hour

German Grammar and Conversation Tutor, Levels A1-B1

-lived 25 years in Germany, my entire private and business life marked by the German culture and language -language tutor for over 35 years -German tutor for six years -enjoy studying learning styles, grammar, mindsets, and, more... See Janee's full profile

46/hour
5.0 (172)
531 hours tutoring German out of 620 hours
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-lived 25 years in Germany, my entire private and business life marked by the German culture and language -language tutor for over 35 years -German tutor for six years -enjoy studying learning styles, grammar, mindsets, and, more... See Janee's full profile

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Laura C.
34/hour

Patient Tutor with Postbaccalaureate Degree in German

Laura got her PBACC in German from UW-Milwaukee in 2022. Her first bachelor's was in General Linguistics. Send her a message to learn about her full curriculum and class website! See Laura's full profile

34/hour
5.0 (112)
123 hours tutoring German out of 158 hours
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Laura got her PBACC in German from UW-Milwaukee in 2022. Her first bachelor's was in General Linguistics. Send her a message to learn about her full curriculum and class website! See Laura's full profile

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Anne K.
75/hour

PhD student with expertise in econ, math, German, Spanish + more

Finally, I LOVE foreign languages and can tutor in both Spanish and German. In high school, I received 5/5 on both the Spanish and German language AP tests. My knowledge of German comes from living in Germany in high... See Anne's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (33)
2 hours tutoring German out of 59 hours
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Finally, I LOVE foreign languages and can tutor in both Spanish and German. In high school, I received 5/5 on both the Spanish and German language AP tests. My knowledge of German comes from living in Germany in high... See Anne's full profile

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Mimi N.
80/hour

Experienced Tutor in German (native-speaking), Writing, and Business

I am a native German speaker and have lived in the U.S. for the past 15 years. I really enjoy helping English speakers learn German. Whether you don’t know a word of German or are at an advanced level already, the journey... See Mimi's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (26)
22 hours tutoring German out of 107 hours
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I am a native German speaker and have lived in the U.S. for the past 15 years. I really enjoy helping English speakers learn German. Whether you don’t know a word of German or are at an advanced level already, the journey... See Mimi's full profile

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Jeff V.
25/hour

Experienced and Professional ESL and German Tutor

-B.A. German Language and Literature, Marquette University -C1 Sprachzeugnis from IIK Heinrich Heine Universität -Delta Phi Alpha -Translator (German>English) See Jeff's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (3)
7 hours tutoring German out of 10 hours
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-B.A. German Language and Literature, Marquette University -C1 Sprachzeugnis from IIK Heinrich Heine Universität -Delta Phi Alpha -Translator (German>English) See Jeff's full profile

Near Chicago, IL Tutoring
Maha R.
45/hour

A German, Arabic teacher that will teach you the language and culture

I work as a German teacher in a German American school. Teaching students new languages is one of my hobbies actually. It's something I love to do. I have been tutoring for over 20 years. I have worked all my life in... See Maha's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (615)
2,690 hours tutoring German out of 2,911 hours
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I work as a German teacher in a German American school. Teaching students new languages is one of my hobbies actually. It's something I love to do. I have been tutoring for over 20 years. I have worked all my life in... See Maha's full profile

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Curt S.
50/hour

SAT, ACT, college essays, writing, English, history, languages

I've been studying German for about 10 years now. I was valedictorian of my undergraduate college, where I majored in Modern Languages, with German as one of my main languages of study, and just completed my Ph.D. in Comparative... See Curt's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (145)
7 hours tutoring German out of 840 hours
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I've been studying German for about 10 years now. I was valedictorian of my undergraduate college, where I majored in Modern Languages, with German as one of my main languages of study, and just completed my Ph.D. in Comparative... See Curt's full profile

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Ursula G.
60/hour

German (native speaker) & English (ESL/EFL) Language Tutor/Coach

My special education as a translator/interpreter enables me to go beyond just speaking German as my native language, I am able to understand students and their difficulties in learning the language and have successfully helped many... See Ursula's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (1553)
4,617 hours tutoring German out of 5,279 hours
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My special education as a translator/interpreter enables me to go beyond just speaking German as my native language, I am able to understand students and their difficulties in learning the language and have successfully helped many... See Ursula's full profile

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Rachel B.
45/hour

PhD in German Studies with 15+ Years of Teaching Experience

After helping him raise his grade in the class from an F to a B, I was hooked on tutoring and have been helping students and community members improve their German ever since. I have a doctorate in Modern German Literature and... See Rachel's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (392)
936 hours tutoring German out of 971 hours
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After helping him raise his grade in the class from an F to a B, I was hooked on tutoring and have been helping students and community members improve their German ever since. I have a doctorate in Modern German Literature and... See Rachel's full profile

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Catherine R.
80/hour

Bachelor's degree in Linguistics acquired in France

I am a native speaker: My mother is German. I grew up partly in Germany where I received an outstanding education. With a bachelor's degree acquired in Linguistics (Major: German, Minor: English), I worked 5 years as a... See Catherine's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (159)
205 hours tutoring German out of 866 hours
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I am a native speaker: My mother is German. I grew up partly in Germany where I received an outstanding education. With a bachelor's degree acquired in Linguistics (Major: German, Minor: English), I worked 5 years as a... See Catherine's full profile

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Dan C.
65/hour

Stanford, Cambridge Grad in Math, Finance, Econ+~10Yrs WallStreet Exp

I have been working in Finance (both as a researcher and trader) since 2005. I went to the German High School in Bucharest (German being my 2nd native language), undergrad in EE at the Polytechnic University, Bucharest, and grad... See Dan's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (14)
39 hours tutoring
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I have been working in Finance (both as a researcher and trader) since 2005. I went to the German High School in Bucharest (German being my 2nd native language), undergrad in EE at the Polytechnic University, Bucharest, and grad... See Dan's full profile

Near Chicago, IL Tutoring
Colleen Marie R.
37/hour

Experienced German, French, English/ESL, and History Tutor

...German-speaking countries) Have taught/tutored German and French at the State University of New York, Empire State College Have taught German as a teacher at a private boarding school in New England I've been a German speaker for 26 years.... See Colleen Marie's full profile

37/hour
5.0 (100)
7 hours tutoring German out of 331 hours
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...German-speaking countries) Have taught/tutored German and French at the State University of New York, Empire State College Have taught German as a teacher at a private boarding school in New England I've been a German speaker for 26 years.... See Colleen Marie's full profile

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Julian B.
50/hour

Experienced Certified German Teacher (Native Speaker)

I am a native speaker, living in Germany for 31 years. Employers include: Goethe Institut Deutschland / acb Lingua Bonn / Western Michigan University /Nachhilfeteam Bonn / Geenium. Experience with students from ages 12-60 from all social... See Julian's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (781)
1,425 hours tutoring German out of 1,456 hours
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I am a native speaker, living in Germany for 31 years. Employers include: Goethe Institut Deutschland / acb Lingua Bonn / Western Michigan University /Nachhilfeteam Bonn / Geenium. Experience with students from ages 12-60 from all social... See Julian's full profile

Near Chicago, IL Tutoring
Dorothee B.
65/hour

German Native Speaker and Experienced Tutor

I have been teaching high school and college students as well as business people for more than 20 years: I helped students pass AP German exams, SAT subject tests, DSD I+II, German proficiency and placement tests. I have also helped... See Dorothee's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (192)
778 hours tutoring German out of 779 hours
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I have been teaching high school and college students as well as business people for more than 20 years: I helped students pass AP German exams, SAT subject tests, DSD I+II, German proficiency and placement tests. I have also helped... See Dorothee's full profile

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Juliane S.
45/hour

German expert with 20 years of experience

Was a 3-year resident of the German section of the Cornell University Language House, a language immersion dorm. Received the Cornell University Goethe Prize twice for the best undergraduate essay written in German. I regularly... See Juliane's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (100)
10 hours tutoring German out of 291 hours
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Was a 3-year resident of the German section of the Cornell University Language House, a language immersion dorm. Received the Cornell University Goethe Prize twice for the best undergraduate essay written in German. I regularly... See Juliane's full profile

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John T.
30/hour

Learn German for school, work, and life

I have been tutoring German to college students and adults for 8 years. My goal is always the same: to help you develop the German skills you need as quickly and enjoyably as possible. If you are a graduate student who must pass a... See John's full profile

30/hour
4.7 (47)
89 hours tutoring German out of 213 hours
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I have been tutoring German to college students and adults for 8 years. My goal is always the same: to help you develop the German skills you need as quickly and enjoyably as possible. If you are a graduate student who must pass a... See John's full profile

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Lisa D.
70/hour

Bilingual, Native German Speaker with Degree

I grew up bilingual in English and German and currently live in Germany working as a teacher. I also have a degree in German Language. Currently, I am back in the USA for several months and therefore able to take on new students... See Lisa's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (372)
1,084 hours tutoring German out of 1,178 hours
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I grew up bilingual in English and German and currently live in Germany working as a teacher. I also have a degree in German Language. Currently, I am back in the USA for several months and therefore able to take on new students... See Lisa's full profile

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Irina H.
50/hour

Native Russian speaker, certified German and Russian teacher

I am a professional teacher of German, having received an M.A. in teaching German as a foreign language at one of Russia’s top-notch linguistics universities and research centers. I love helping people become immersed in the... See Irina's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (183)
138 hours tutoring German out of 798 hours
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I am a professional teacher of German, having received an M.A. in teaching German as a foreign language at one of Russia’s top-notch linguistics universities and research centers. I love helping people become immersed in the... See Irina's full profile

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Judy S.
65/hour

Tutor w/MA for Spanish, ESL/English, German, QuickBooks, Computers

I majored in German as an undergraduate and lived and worked in Germany--both North and South--for almost three years. I have tutored several students over the years and am currently tutoring a former student of the German American... See Judy's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (740)
729 hours tutoring German out of 2,999 hours
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I majored in German as an undergraduate and lived and worked in Germany--both North and South--for almost three years. I have tutored several students over the years and am currently tutoring a former student of the German American... See Judy's full profile

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Mary G.
90/hour

Multilingual German Tutor (20 Years): Kind, Explains Clearly, Empowers

After moving to the States, I did graduate coursework in German literature and linguistics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and am now finishing Kent State University's Master of Arts in Translation with German as my focus... See Mary's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (138)
3 hours tutoring German out of 276 hours
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After moving to the States, I did graduate coursework in German literature and linguistics at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and am now finishing Kent State University's Master of Arts in Translation with German as my focus... See Mary's full profile

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