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The Best foreign language Tutors in Illinois

86 IL private foreign language tutors / Find the best local foreign language tutor in IL

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Elisa P.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Effective Spanish Teacher M.A; M.Ed + 20 yrs experience

Master in Linguistics. Master in Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages. Spanish Instructor for Health Professionals (Illinois Masonic Hospital and Mercy Hospital) Illinois Secondary Certification Type 9 (High School) in Spanish with... read more

50/hour
5.0 (22)
48 hours tutoring
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Master in Linguistics. Master in Teaching and Learning Foreign Languages. Spanish Instructor for Health Professionals (Illinois Masonic Hospital and Mercy Hospital) Illinois Secondary Certification Type 9 (High School) in Spanish with... read more

David B.
45/hour

Rockford, IL

Math and English Tutor

Hello, I have a passion for education. I have a Bachelor of Art's degree in Foreign Languages. I have a Minor in Math/Computer Science and the equivalent of a Minor in English. I have started working on my Master's degree in... read more

45/hour
4.9 (557)
2,158 hours tutoring
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Hello, I have a passion for education. I have a Bachelor of Art's degree in Foreign Languages. I have a Minor in Math/Computer Science and the equivalent of a Minor in English. I have started working on my Master's degree in... read more

Dylan S.
30/hour

Springfield, IL

Experienced Italian Speaker

I have a Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology and Italian and Italian American Studies from the University of Illinois at Chicago. I have lived in Italy where I studied at the Dante Alighieri Foreign Language School in Siena. read more

30/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring
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I have a Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology and Italian and Italian American Studies from the University of Illinois at Chicago. I have lived in Italy where I studied at the Dante Alighieri Foreign Language School in Siena. read more

Monsieur Pierre J.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Professional French Language Instructor

I completed a University European degree in teaching French as a foreign language. I have more than 30 years of French teaching experience, all levels, all ages in different countries. read more

50/hour
5.0 (785)
3,344 hours tutoring
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I completed a University European degree in teaching French as a foreign language. I have more than 30 years of French teaching experience, all levels, all ages in different countries. read more

Sabira R.
60/hour

Chicago, IL

Master's Degree in Teaching Russian with 10+ Years of Teaching Experie

I specialize in teaching Russian as a foreign language and have over 13 years of experience working with students from different countries. I am particularly good at adapting my teaching approach to fit the needs and capabilities of... read more

60/hour
5.0 (11)
58 hours tutoring
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I specialize in teaching Russian as a foreign language and have over 13 years of experience working with students from different countries. I am particularly good at adapting my teaching approach to fit the needs and capabilities of... read more

Roberta Ginleiz G.
50/hour

Chicago, IL

Experienced tutor in modern languages

There I lived the past 5 years, studying and working in Higher Education. Most passionate for Education at all levels, music enthusiast and Italian cuisine fanatic! My experience in foreign language learning and teaching dates back to my... read more

50/hour
5.0 (24)
87 hours tutoring
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There I lived the past 5 years, studying and working in Higher Education. Most passionate for Education at all levels, music enthusiast and Italian cuisine fanatic! My experience in foreign language learning and teaching dates back to my... read more

Ajami W.
199/hour

Gurnee, IL

A Bilingual Journey!

Ajami the author of the book, Bilingual Secrets - The Secrets To Becoming Bilingual, is passionate about learning and teaching foreign languages. He can tutor you in English, Spanish or Portuguese. He is a native English speaker and is also... read more

199/hour
18 hours tutoring
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Ajami the author of the book, Bilingual Secrets - The Secrets To Becoming Bilingual, is passionate about learning and teaching foreign languages. He can tutor you in English, Spanish or Portuguese. He is a native English speaker and is also... read more

LAURA C.
70/hour

Chicago, IL

Patient and Highly Effective Spanish Instructor, Native Speaker

...Spanish Language and Culture Exam. I am a highly qualified and effective instructor. I teach all levels of Spanish as a foreign language as well as Spanish for native speakers, that is for students that speak Spanish already but want to become fully proficient... read more

70/hour
5.0 (670)
2,309 hours tutoring
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...Spanish Language and Culture Exam. I am a highly qualified and effective instructor. I teach all levels of Spanish as a foreign language as well as Spanish for native speakers, that is for students that speak Spanish already but want to become fully proficient... read more

Mohamed A.
15/hour

Arlington Heights, IL

Certified teacher of Quran and Arabic language

Teacher of the Holy Qur’an and Islamic Studies, have degree from Al-Azhar University. 5 years teaching experience for adults and kids I have an experience in E learning and a certificate in teaching Arabic as foreign language. BA in... read more

15/hour
5.0 (119)
180 hours tutoring
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Teacher of the Holy Qur’an and Islamic Studies, have degree from Al-Azhar University. 5 years teaching experience for adults and kids I have an experience in E learning and a certificate in teaching Arabic as foreign language. BA in... read more

Sherrie M.
32/hour

Chicago, IL

A Composition and Grammar Expert

Then I was fortunate to live abroad and work with non-native English speakers in South Korea and Turkey. I adored teaching EFL (English as a Foreign Language). When I returned from my three years abroad, I then earned a second master's... read more

32/hour
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Then I was fortunate to live abroad and work with non-native English speakers in South Korea and Turkey. I adored teaching EFL (English as a Foreign Language). When I returned from my three years abroad, I then earned a second master's... read more

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