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Michael T. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael T.
25/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

PhD Computer Science, 30 Years Software Developer, 20 Teaching CS

I have MS and PhD degrees in Computer Science, 30 years of experience as a Software Developer, and 20 years of experience teaching Computer Science at Portland Community College. I did my MS research in natural language processing, and my PhD research in Artificial Intelligence applied to medical diagnosis and... See Michael's full profile

25/hour
4.9 (40)
91 hours tutoring
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I have MS and PhD degrees in Computer Science, 30 years of experience as a Software Developer, and 20 years of experience teaching Computer Science at Portland Community College. I did my MS research in natural language processing, and my PhD research in Artificial Intelligence applied to medical diagnosis and... See Michael's full profile

AKIRA S. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
AKIRA S.
30/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Japanese native speaker offering lessons around Portland !

My background is engineer but I have experience teaching beginners (children or adults) as well as more advanced students. Being a Japanese native speaker who grew up in Japan, I can teach my students all the aspects of the language (grammar, pronunciation, writing, reading, etc.), and I can also tell them... See AKIRA's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (311)
1,137 hours tutoring
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My background is engineer but I have experience teaching beginners (children or adults) as well as more advanced students. Being a Japanese native speaker who grew up in Japan, I can teach my students all the aspects of the language (grammar, pronunciation, writing, reading, etc.), and I can also tell them... See AKIRA's full profile

Marina D. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marina D.
35/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Russian Tutor, Native Speaker in Portland, OR

I am a native Russian speaker and have traveled and lived across other countries learning and speaking foreign languages. I have over 10 years of experience in teaching Russian. I worked as a Russian tutor at Portland Community College and have been actively teaching private lessons since 2010. I create lesson... See Marina's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (12)
15 hours tutoring
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I am a native Russian speaker and have traveled and lived across other countries learning and speaking foreign languages. I have over 10 years of experience in teaching Russian. I worked as a Russian tutor at Portland Community College and have been actively teaching private lessons since 2010. I create lesson... See Marina's full profile

Raiza R. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Raiza R.
35/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Aspiring Sign Language Interpreter with BA and AAS

Since 2016, I have been an active member of my local Deaf and Hard of Hearing community. Currently, I am working on obtaining my certifications and credentials in sign language interpreting. As of now, I have passed the NIC Knowledge Exam and the EIPA Written Test. See Raiza's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (23)
75 hours tutoring
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Since 2016, I have been an active member of my local Deaf and Hard of Hearing community. Currently, I am working on obtaining my certifications and credentials in sign language interpreting. As of now, I have passed the NIC Knowledge Exam and the EIPA Written Test. See Raiza's full profile

Maria Helena U. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Maria Helena U.
38/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Native Speaker from South America with 10+ yrs of teaching experience

I have been working in an elementary school with a dual language immersion program for the past 9 years working with students from grades K - 5. My area of expertise in this position includes helping the students to master the sounds, blending, vocabulary, retelling the stories that they have read and the... See Maria Helena's full profile

38/hour
5.0 (71)
172 hours tutoring
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I have been working in an elementary school with a dual language immersion program for the past 9 years working with students from grades K - 5. My area of expertise in this position includes helping the students to master the sounds, blending, vocabulary, retelling the stories that they have read and the... See Maria Helena's full profile

Tina C. Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tina C.
40/hour

Vancouver, WA

ESL & Writing Tutor

I have worked as an ESL Instructor for several years both in-person and online. I worked at Converse School of Language and the Ivy Institute in California, which cater to foreign students. I have a B.A. in English (summa cum laude) and an MFA in Creative Writing. See Tina's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (19)
34 hours tutoring
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I have worked as an ESL Instructor for several years both in-person and online. I worked at Converse School of Language and the Ivy Institute in California, which cater to foreign students. I have a B.A. in English (summa cum laude) and an MFA in Creative Writing. See Tina's full profile

Jennifer D. Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer D.
40/hour

Vancouver, WA

Summa Cum Laude Grad and Certified Tutor

Learning a language is like learning math. Once you know and comprehend the formulas, you're able to communicate and understand it better and faster. Since Spanish is my second language, I teach it from a learner's point of view, as I had to learn the language myself. Conjugating verbs is... See Jennifer's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (254)
940 hours tutoring
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Learning a language is like learning math. Once you know and comprehend the formulas, you're able to communicate and understand it better and faster. Since Spanish is my second language, I teach it from a learner's point of view, as I had to learn the language myself. Conjugating verbs is... See Jennifer's full profile

Lucas A. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lucas A.
40/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Experienced Japanese Tutor, Culture, Business

If you're a non-native speaker, it's important to be used to male speaking voices as much as female ones in your training. This is especially true for Japanese, because Japanese is a highly gendered language. If you know Japanese, it is good to keep it up. Language fades away if you don't... See Lucas's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (15)
46 hours tutoring
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If you're a non-native speaker, it's important to be used to male speaking voices as much as female ones in your training. This is especially true for Japanese, because Japanese is a highly gendered language. If you know Japanese, it is good to keep it up. Language fades away if you don't... See Lucas's full profile

Claudia H. Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Claudia H.
45/hour

Vancouver, WA

German Tutor - conversational or academic *** Math Tutor - love math!

English is my second language. I've gone through and passed the ESL requirements and exam a while ago (before immigrating into the US) and have worked on perfecting my English ever since. In addition I have tutored English (mainly in my native country of Germany) and am well aware of the differences between... See Claudia's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (314)
996 hours tutoring
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English is my second language. I've gone through and passed the ESL requirements and exam a while ago (before immigrating into the US) and have worked on perfecting my English ever since. In addition I have tutored English (mainly in my native country of Germany) and am well aware of the differences between... See Claudia's full profile

Matt R. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matt R.
50/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Professional and patient tutor in ESL/ESOL

I have been teaching English as a second language for 10 years. I received my master's degree in TESOL at the University of Central Florida in 2014. I spent several years teaching English in Japan and in the United Arab Emirates. I have also worked in English programs at state colleges around Orlando. It is... See Matt's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (19)
136 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching English as a second language for 10 years. I received my master's degree in TESOL at the University of Central Florida in 2014. I spent several years teaching English in Japan and in the United Arab Emirates. I have also worked in English programs at state colleges around Orlando. It is... See Matt's full profile

Paul L. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Paul L.
50/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Former Spanish Major and Long Time Tutor

I studied Spanish for 9 years, lived in Seville, Spain on two separate occasions and have served as a translator for home building trips to Mexico. I'm a long time tutor in a number of subjects, including Spanish. I speak a number of languages so I understand the best way to approach learning a new... See Paul's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (7)
80 hours tutoring
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I studied Spanish for 9 years, lived in Seville, Spain on two separate occasions and have served as a translator for home building trips to Mexico. I'm a long time tutor in a number of subjects, including Spanish. I speak a number of languages so I understand the best way to approach learning a new... See Paul's full profile

Mia S. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mia S.
50/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Experienced certified elementary teacher/tutor with master's degree

Currently teach 5th grade Reading Language Arts. See Mia's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (118)
219 hours tutoring
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Currently teach 5th grade Reading Language Arts. See Mia's full profile

Elisa P. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elisa P.
50/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Patient and passionate Italian and Spanish tutor!

In my opinion, you learn a language when you develop each skill individually, meaning: grammar, vocabulary, listening, writing, speaking and culture.When I first arrived in the United States two years ago, I learned how important cultural habits are in order to learn a language. After all, language is... See Elisa's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (90)
368 hours tutoring
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In my opinion, you learn a language when you develop each skill individually, meaning: grammar, vocabulary, listening, writing, speaking and culture.When I first arrived in the United States two years ago, I learned how important cultural habits are in order to learn a language. After all, language is... See Elisa's full profile

Carly F. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carly F.
55/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Arts Infusion Reading and Writing Tutor, PK - College

I break writing down to its basic structures, and we build from there, adding craft and creativity on top of clear organization. If you are struggling with essay writing, english language acquisition, or reading comprehension, please do not hesitate to reach out! See Carly's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (28)
78 hours tutoring
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I break writing down to its basic structures, and we build from there, adding craft and creativity on top of clear organization. If you are struggling with essay writing, english language acquisition, or reading comprehension, please do not hesitate to reach out! See Carly's full profile

Jagan K. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jagan K.
55/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Computer Science Graduate with several years of tutoring experience

I have experience teaching various programming languages including C, Python. I also taught students relating the concepts to various simulated computer programs. See Jagan's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (44)
139 hours tutoring
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I have experience teaching various programming languages including C, Python. I also taught students relating the concepts to various simulated computer programs. See Jagan's full profile

Ann R. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ann R.
55/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

PhD in Literature & Performance, Published Author, Teacher for 20 Yrs.

My Ph.D. in Literature and Performance inspired me to develop literature-based formative learning tasks to serve students' best performances. Given a B.A. in English Literature and Linguistics, TEFL certification, and English immersion international school teaching experience, I understand how language... See Ann's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (1682)
5,749 hours tutoring
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My Ph.D. in Literature and Performance inspired me to develop literature-based formative learning tasks to serve students' best performances. Given a B.A. in English Literature and Linguistics, TEFL certification, and English immersion international school teaching experience, I understand how language... See Ann's full profile

Jay K. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jay K.
60/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Senior Software Developer with experience mentoring youth

In my spare time I help programming and programming concepts to students of all ages. I often assist high school students with AP Computer Science and USACO. I've programmed in various languages, using various technology, including Java, PHP, SQL, Python, Git, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. See Jay's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (61)
139 hours tutoring
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In my spare time I help programming and programming concepts to students of all ages. I often assist high school students with AP Computer Science and USACO. I've programmed in various languages, using various technology, including Java, PHP, SQL, Python, Git, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. See Jay's full profile

Raphael K. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Raphael K.
60/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Graduate Ph.D Researcher

As a graduate Ph.D. researcher, using python is my everyday routine. I have 10 years of experience in software development using multiple programming languages and python is one of them. I also mentored fellow students, with no prior knowledge about python. They are now able to write their own lab software. See Raphael's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (36)
115 hours tutoring
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As a graduate Ph.D. researcher, using python is my everyday routine. I have 10 years of experience in software development using multiple programming languages and python is one of them. I also mentored fellow students, with no prior knowledge about python. They are now able to write their own lab software. See Raphael's full profile

Kathryn B. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathryn B.
60/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Caring, Fun, and Effective Tutor- reading, math, writing and more

I also interact with students without disabilities on a regular basis at school. I'm very familiar with the Common Core Standards and the typical teaching strategies and language used in schools. I have tutored for several years and have enjoyed all of my tutoring experiences. I have worked with students... See Kathryn's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (79)
238 hours tutoring
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I also interact with students without disabilities on a regular basis at school. I'm very familiar with the Common Core Standards and the typical teaching strategies and language used in schools. I have tutored for several years and have enjoyed all of my tutoring experiences. I have worked with students... See Kathryn's full profile

Gabrielle B. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gabrielle B.
60/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Experienced Writing, Reading, Philosophy, Ethics, and English Teacher.

...well as the Philosophy Department at University of Portland. Noticing a lack of college readiness in my college students, I decided to become a high school Language Arts teacher. I studied English at University of Oregon and completed my MAT at Lewis and Clark. I have seven years experience in English/Literature instruction... See Gabrielle's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (41)
114 hours tutoring
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...well as the Philosophy Department at University of Portland. Noticing a lack of college readiness in my college students, I decided to become a high school Language Arts teacher. I studied English at University of Oregon and completed my MAT at Lewis and Clark. I have seven years experience in English/Literature instruction... See Gabrielle's full profile

Judy S. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Judy S.
65/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

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

In addition to being fluent in German, I am also fluent in Spanish, after living more than two years with local families in Panama and Nicaragua in the mid-90s. I was hired in these two countries to open a language school and run the language department of a private university, since I have a master's... See Judy's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (737)
2,966 hours tutoring
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In addition to being fluent in German, I am also fluent in Spanish, after living more than two years with local families in Panama and Nicaragua in the mid-90s. I was hired in these two countries to open a language school and run the language department of a private university, since I have a master's... See Judy's full profile

Claudia S. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Claudia S.
65/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Experienced ESL/Spanish teacher, all levels all ages

I have a lot of experience with one-on-one tutoring as well. I am passionate about teaching and helping students succeed. Language fluency: Spanish, English, Italian, and Papiamento Educational Background: Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Santa Barbara Teaching English as a Second... See Claudia's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (246)
654 hours tutoring
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I have a lot of experience with one-on-one tutoring as well. I am passionate about teaching and helping students succeed. Language fluency: Spanish, English, Italian, and Papiamento Educational Background: Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Santa Barbara Teaching English as a Second... See Claudia's full profile

Meghan D. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Meghan D.
80/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Master's in French Studies, Educated in France, Dynamic and Patient

After years of immersion in the French culture, I am bilingual and am even mistaken by French people for being French. As a language learner myself, I can attest to the advantage of taking lessons with a non-native language speaker, since a native speaker does not remember the process, challenges and... See Meghan's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (8)
29 hours tutoring
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After years of immersion in the French culture, I am bilingual and am even mistaken by French people for being French. As a language learner myself, I can attest to the advantage of taking lessons with a non-native language speaker, since a native speaker does not remember the process, challenges and... See Meghan's full profile

Hyo A. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Hyo A.
80/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Friendly and Knowledgeable Tutor with 15+ Years of Experience

I have gone through ESL/ESOL process since I came from Korea when I was 8 years old, so I know what it's like not to learn a second language. Because I can empathize with them, I have had passion to help those to learn English as a second language whether they are kids or adults. For each student,... See Hyo's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (359)
1,459 hours tutoring
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I have gone through ESL/ESOL process since I came from Korea when I was 8 years old, so I know what it's like not to learn a second language. Because I can empathize with them, I have had passion to help those to learn English as a second language whether they are kids or adults. For each student,... See Hyo's full profile

Janette E. Near Vancouver, WA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Janette E.
100/hour

Near Vancouver, WA

Latin & Ancient Greek languages and history expert

When one learns about the culture from which Latin and Greek come, the languages become more enriched and the grammar is more easily understood. Studying a foreign language is both challenging and rewarding. Often students are not able to master a foreign language without outside support from someone... See Janette's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (5)
33 hours tutoring
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When one learns about the culture from which Latin and Greek come, the languages become more enriched and the grammar is more easily understood. Studying a foreign language is both challenging and rewarding. Often students are not able to master a foreign language without outside support from someone... See Janette's full profile

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