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Ben S.
50/hour

New York, NY

Experienced teacher with formal TEFL study

I currently teach English conversation to a Chinese college student, and am studying for a TEFL certificate (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). I've taught English abroad, and this fall I will begin teaching ESL classes at a high... read more

50/hour
5.0 (21)
85 hours tutoring
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I currently teach English conversation to a Chinese college student, and am studying for a TEFL certificate (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). I've taught English abroad, and this fall I will begin teaching ESL classes at a high... read more

Jessica Y.
40/hour

Bronx, NY

Multilingual Language Instructor With 3+ Years of Italian Immersion

A few years after that, I spent three and a half years completely immersed in the Italian language and culture through a volunteer work, where I attended meetings and conducted courses in that language. As a multilingual foreign language... read more

40/hour
5.0 (4)
11 hours tutoring
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A few years after that, I spent three and a half years completely immersed in the Italian language and culture through a volunteer work, where I attended meetings and conducted courses in that language. As a multilingual foreign language... read more

Thaddeus R.
60/hour

Utica, NY

Spanish and French 1, 2 and 3. Beginner to intermediate conversation.

Let's be honest...You are the captain of your ship. You have goals. Whether you realize them or not. Maybe your goal is to learn a foreign language. Maybe your goal is to simply pass a test. Maybe it's just to get through that... read more

60/hour
5.0 (567)
1,846 hours tutoring
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Let's be honest...You are the captain of your ship. You have goals. Whether you realize them or not. Maybe your goal is to learn a foreign language. Maybe your goal is to simply pass a test. Maybe it's just to get through that... read more

Amelia S.
45/hour

New York, NY

Passionate Spanish Teacher from the south of Spain

..., one on one as well as Skype lessons/ Google hangout lessons. I hold a Master's degree in Teaching Spanish as a foreign language from University Pablo de Olavide in Sevilla, Spain. Don't hesitate in contact me, it would be read more

45/hour
5.0 (24)
100 hours tutoring
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..., one on one as well as Skype lessons/ Google hangout lessons. I hold a Master's degree in Teaching Spanish as a foreign language from University Pablo de Olavide in Sevilla, Spain. Don't hesitate in contact me, it would be read more

Alfonso C.
60/hour

New York, NY

Spanish Teacher / Tutor

I love what I do, every single part of it, teaching a language is something that you can only do if you really like it, otherwise I do think its impossible to become a good teacher. I have a Masters of Teaching Spanish a Foreign Language... read more

60/hour
4.8 (6)
8 hours tutoring
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I love what I do, every single part of it, teaching a language is something that you can only do if you really like it, otherwise I do think its impossible to become a good teacher. I have a Masters of Teaching Spanish a Foreign Language... read more

Joshua J.
30/hour

New York, NY

TEFL Certified Teacher/ Maestro Licenciado en TEFL

I am a TEFL (Teaching of English as a Foreign Language) certified teacher. I have taught English to people of many different ages and nationalities, both in the US and abroad. As someone who has struggled with learning languages myself, I... read more

30/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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I am a TEFL (Teaching of English as a Foreign Language) certified teacher. I have taught English to people of many different ages and nationalities, both in the US and abroad. As someone who has struggled with learning languages myself, I... read more

Jeremy Q.
30/hour

Binghamton, NY

Native French Speaker with 6 years of teaching experience

I am a native French speaker with a Master in French and Romance Languages, Teaching and French as a Foreign Language Focus. I have been teaching it for 6 years, mostly to high school students and adults immigrants. read more

30/hour
5.0 (61)
106 hours tutoring
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I am a native French speaker with a Master in French and Romance Languages, Teaching and French as a Foreign Language Focus. I have been teaching it for 6 years, mostly to high school students and adults immigrants. read more

Kristina M.
60/hour

New York, NY

Italian Language Teacher with 11 years of Teaching Experience

With 8 years of experience in teaching Italian at an Elementary bilingual school in Croatia and 2 years of teaching Italian in a School of Foreign Languages. Using a variety of methods to encourage and motivate students to improve the 4... read more

60/hour
5.0 (13)
86 hours tutoring
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With 8 years of experience in teaching Italian at an Elementary bilingual school in Croatia and 2 years of teaching Italian in a School of Foreign Languages. Using a variety of methods to encourage and motivate students to improve the 4... read more

Nataliia A.
50/hour

New York, NY

ESL / Russian Language Coach

...skills. Step by step assistance in learning English as a second language is required. From my experience of learning a foreign language, grammar is usually best explained by a non-native speaker, who went through all the steps of acquiring a read more

50/hour
5.0 (127)
359 hours tutoring
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...skills. Step by step assistance in learning English as a second language is required. From my experience of learning a foreign language, grammar is usually best explained by a non-native speaker, who went through all the steps of acquiring a read more

Andrew S.
45/hour

New York, NY

Online Spanish Language Tutor

...careers (from 8 weeks to one year), and traveled extensively throughout Peru. I am currently working on my second MA in Foreign Language Teaching through Michigan State University.... read more

45/hour
4.5 (2)
124 hours tutoring
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...careers (from 8 weeks to one year), and traveled extensively throughout Peru. I am currently working on my second MA in Foreign Language Teaching through Michigan State University.... read more

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