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The Best ESL/ESOL Tutors in New York

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Courtney W.
40/hour

Rego Park, NY

I'm your one stop shop for all things English & test prep!

...high ranking colleges and universities such as Yale, Brown, UNC-Chapel Hill, Vassar, and more. I am qualified to teach ESL/ESOL, literacy, writing, English grammar, and proofreading. I have a TESOL from Arizona State University and has assisted non-profit... read more

40/hour
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...high ranking colleges and universities such as Yale, Brown, UNC-Chapel Hill, Vassar, and more. I am qualified to teach ESL/ESOL, literacy, writing, English grammar, and proofreading. I have a TESOL from Arizona State University and has assisted non-profit... read more

John B.
30/hour

Levittown, NY

Very patient and respectful teacher: Specialty ESL students

I had been a Librarian for forty years and have tutored English subjects in various library jobs in my career most notably at the Career Institute of Technology and informally at Briarcliff College as part of my Reference duties. I am 65 years... read more

30/hour
5.0 (181)
261 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 871 hours
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I had been a Librarian for forty years and have tutored English subjects in various library jobs in my career most notably at the Career Institute of Technology and informally at Briarcliff College as part of my Reference duties. I am 65 years... read more

Edwin M.
60/hour

New York, NY

ESL/English/Writing Consultant

My love for English began in my childhood reading Tony Hillerman, R.L. Stine, and Mary Higgins Clark. At the High School of Fashion Industries, my English class read Macbeth - “You should be women, and yet your beards forbid me to interpret that... read more

60/hour
4.7 (3)
14 hours tutoring
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My love for English began in my childhood reading Tony Hillerman, R.L. Stine, and Mary Higgins Clark. At the High School of Fashion Industries, my English class read Macbeth - “You should be women, and yet your beards forbid me to interpret that... read more

Srigowri K.
60/hour

Hicksville, NY

PhD in English with 7+ Years of ESL Teaching Experience

However, I have also experienced learning and teaching from the perspective of a non-native speaker. My scores in the TOEFL were close to perfect, which attests for my qualification as an ESL/ESOL tutor. read more

60/hour
5.0 (8)
35 hours tutoring
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However, I have also experienced learning and teaching from the perspective of a non-native speaker. My scores in the TOEFL were close to perfect, which attests for my qualification as an ESL/ESOL tutor. read more

Elizabeth R.
25/hour

Buffalo, NY

Great teaching makes great students!

Hi! My name is Beth and I enjoy teaching very much! I am a certified teacher in English as a Second Language, or ESL, and also have a degree in global studies. I have worked with many different students, including students abroad. I hope to... read more

25/hour
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Hi! My name is Beth and I enjoy teaching very much! I am a certified teacher in English as a Second Language, or ESL, and also have a degree in global studies. I have worked with many different students, including students abroad. I hope to... read more

Johanna Maria R.
75/hour

Nyack, NY

Pronunciation and Accent Reduction for Listener-Friendly English!

Do people have trouble understanding you when you speak English? Does this cause problems communicating? Do you feel anxious when you need to speak at your business or school, or with your kids' teachers? Is public speaking a challenge? I love... read more

75/hour
3.9 (14)
10 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 21 hours
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Do people have trouble understanding you when you speak English? Does this cause problems communicating? Do you feel anxious when you need to speak at your business or school, or with your kids' teachers? Is public speaking a challenge? I love... read more

Rachel K.
60/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Professional musician & ESL teacher for hire

I'm Rachel! I am an established music director, accompanist, teacher and vocal coach in NYC, mostly in the musical theater and cabaret scenes. I have worked all over the world and play around 15 musical instruments professionally, so I'm a very... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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I'm Rachel! I am an established music director, accompanist, teacher and vocal coach in NYC, mostly in the musical theater and cabaret scenes. I have worked all over the world and play around 15 musical instruments professionally, so I'm a very... read more

Vic A.
40/hour

New York, NY

Energetic and Passionate K-6 Teacher (8+ years experience)

I was the Environmental and Science Coordinator for 2 years at my previous teaching position. My job was to create hands on experiential learning curriculums from early childhood to 6th grade. I am ESL/ESOL endorsed and took many... read more

40/hour
5.0 (108)
4 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 165 hours
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I was the Environmental and Science Coordinator for 2 years at my previous teaching position. My job was to create hands on experiential learning curriculums from early childhood to 6th grade. I am ESL/ESOL endorsed and took many... read more

Nataliia A.
70/hour

New York, NY

Effective ESL / ESOL Tutor with 10+ Years of Experience

I am a qualified Russian and English as a second language instructor with a degree in linguistics/teaching and over 9 years of experience. During years of my teaching practice, I have developed several teaching methods, which I use in my classes.... read more

70/hour
5.0 (135)
26 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 444 hours
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I am a qualified Russian and English as a second language instructor with a degree in linguistics/teaching and over 9 years of experience. During years of my teaching practice, I have developed several teaching methods, which I use in my classes.... read more

Will R.
40/hour

Albany, NY

Experienced, Knowledgeable and Patient ESL and Spanish Tutor

I was very fortunate to grow up learning both English and Spanish at the same time. I attended a bilingual program elementary, middle and high school in South America. When I graduated, I realized that teaching was one of my passions. Therefore, I... read more

40/hour
5.0 (267)
29 hours tutoring ESL/ESOL out of 433 hours
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I was very fortunate to grow up learning both English and Spanish at the same time. I attended a bilingual program elementary, middle and high school in South America. When I graduated, I realized that teaching was one of my passions. Therefore, I... read more

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