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Haley Shea B.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Awarded Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Award from Hugh O'Brien Youth Organization & Dawson County Women's Club
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Associate of Arts in Media Studies from University of North Georgia
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Haley Shea B.

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Develop your skills in English through conversational learning, fun games and activities, and informative exercises with guidance from a friendly coach. Available for either English as an Additional Language or for further development of English language skills for first-language English speakers, as well as to assist students more generally with English classwork (including literature, reading/comprehension, writing, communication, journalism, etc.). Upcoming in the near future: Students in these lessons will be invited to join a growing community of students studying English together through a digital social media platform for opportunities to practice with study-buddies and interact with group learning activities. For more information, send a question or ask the teacher during your next lesson.

About Haley Shea

Haley Shea is a Meditation Guide, Life Coach, and English Writing Tutor. She offers live guided meditation routines for Relaxation, Stress Relief, Anxiety & Anger Management, Self-Love, Mindful Awareness, Positive Attraction/Manifestation, and Creative Expression. Haley Shea graduated from the U

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Made my daughter feel comfortable and had creative ways of teaching which kept my daughter engaged.
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Haley Shea is an awesome teacher l just finished my first lesson and l look forward to the coming lesson next weeks
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Imani J.

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Starting at $150
  • BA, Communications from Grambling
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Imani J.

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I am an experienced communications, English, reading and writing instructor at the high school and collegiate level. As a longtime Floridian, I am comfortable with and elated to teach people from diverse cultural backgrounds.

About Imani

Hi! I'm Imani, an instructor and commuications scholar based in the sunshine state. I have professional experience teaching in classrooms, newsrooms and as an e-consultant. To these points, I look forward to helping diverse students fine-tune their spoken English and/or learn more about Black cultur

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Joey B.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • High School Degree from Berkeley Carroll School
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joey B.

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I am experienced in teaching English to non-native speakers of all ages. I am able to work and teach students who speak languages that I do not speak in a fun and engaging approach. As I primarily teach basic reading, writing, spelling and grammar to native English speakers, I am very well-versed in teaching students who are learning English for the first time, as well as those who may have started learning English in the past and are now looking to improve their English-speaking skills. I enjoy working with all my students and I love teaching English as a language!

About Joey

I am from Brooklyn, NY and recently graduated from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts. I majored in Music and Psychology and have been tutoring and teaching guitar for around three years. I have extensive work experience with kids as a babysitter and a camp counselor in both day camp and sleep a

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Joey is an amazing and patient teacher! I had never taken lessons before so it was slow starting out, but Joey is very skilled and was extremely helpful. I continue to take lessons and will continue to for a while.
Celeste
Joey and I were in the same composing class during undergrad and they kindly offered to teach me guitar. Since I was at a beginner level, I had to learn techniques and music theories from scratch. As a result of their teaching, I was able to progress efficiently and enjoyed their selection of practices. In addition to our guitar lessons, Joey also answers my questions outside of class times, which has been extremely helpful during the pandemic. Joey is a great teacher who's passionate about music and teaching. I strongly recommend Joey to anyone interested in taking guitar lessons.
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Adam R.

88 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Awarded 1st Chair Tenor 1 from PA State Chorus
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music from Westminster Choir College
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Adam R.

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I enjoy teaching students to speak English. Hour sessions are available but count as two 30 minute sessions back to back.

About Adam

I love working with students of all ages and levels in person and online. I've worked with professionals on TV, Broadway, MTV as well as students 3 years old to 97 just studying for fun. Adam runs successful teaching studios in New York City, Watchung, New Jersey, and online. *** Lesson Detai

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Great first meeting, looking forward to my next class ..
Dane R.
Very informative, looking forward to the next class
Andrew W.
Wonderful experience. I think that I’ll be able to improve with him by my side :-)
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Tim K.

41 Reviews
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  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tim K.

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I received six hours of college credit in English from Trinity University based upon my entrance exam scores. As a substitute teacher I have taught English and Language Arts at all levels from kindergarten through high school. I have tutored students in English and Language Arts at all levels. My daughter was diagnosed with expressive language disorder. I tutored her extensively in English throughout elementary school, middle school, high and college. She graduated from Texas Lutheran University with degrees in Accounting, Finance and Business Administration in 2010.

About Tim (William)

My name is Tim and I live in Schertz, Texas. I hold a BM and a BME from UTSA and an MM from Texas State. I also studied drama for 3 years at Trinity University. I have been a music teacher for 32 years. I have taught elementary music, secondary choir and college level music courses. I have performe

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Just finished my third lesson. Tim’s doing a great job working with me and providing great lessons.
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Tina D.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tina D.

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Hello. I'm a native English speaker with experience tutoring students for the SAT, a college admissions exam that tests individuals reading, writing, and math skills. Lessons are customized based on the student's skill level and interests. Our sessions can be as formal as walking through written texts, practice exams, etc. or as informal as us chatting about our favorite foods and hobbies.

About Tina

I’m a software engineer based in the United States and currently live in the suburbs of New York City. I’m fluent in English, having lived in the states since I was a baby and taken English courses throughout my lifetime. Since I was raised in a Vietnamese household, I can hold conversations in

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"She is a fantastic teacher! I'm a singer in Japan and has helped me not only improve my singing but also my English! Thank you Rosi-san!"
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Took English lessons from Rosita R.
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"Tom is the best! I learn so much from him. He is a patient, kind and loving instructor who knows how to make learning fun."
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Took English lessons from Tom S.
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"Lisa made learning German fun! I wanted to focus on words and phrasing needed when traveling to German as I hope to do that someday soon. After going over some basic German words and principles, we started on phrases, with quizzing afterward to help me retain what I had learned. Lisa provided lots of positive feedback and I gained confidence as the lesson proceded. I hope to take additional classes when I firm up plans to actually make the trip and I'll be hoping to take them from Lisa again. Highly recommend!"
Nyla
Took English lessons from Lisa D.
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"I would recommend Jesse for any tutoring need without reservation. In our household, Jesse has helped amplify the Spanish learning for a middle/hs student, helped an older student with the application process for graduate work and worked with someone on writing. He’s phenomenal at all of it for the following reasons: his patience, intelligence and good nature are exceptional; he can work with all temperaments; he will meet your student where they are. Most important: he is systematic and provides real executive functioning support for each task. He is an unusually talented tutor and human being."
Theo
Took English lessons from Jesse F.
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"Hector is incredibly bright and infects all surrounding him with inspiration. He is easy to work with and can help bounce ideas through casual conversation. He is extremely flexible and adapts to one's learning style. My diction was very poor growing up bilingual and he has helped expand my vocabulary through simply conversing with me."
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Took English lessons from Hector P.
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"Christine helps me with English pronunciation. She has absolute music ear, easily catches any divergence from native language, and explains very clearly how to improve. Thank you!"
Oleg
Took English lessons from Christine K.
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"I took a 10 sessions package with Marcela. She is a great teacher, willing to help you and go ahead with your knowledge."
Manuel
Took English lessons from Marcela S.
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"Haley Shea is an awesome teacher l just finished my first lesson and l look forward to the coming lesson next weeks"
Sumaya
Took English lessons from Haley Shea B.
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"She is a great professional and she loves to listen and help her students.
She helped me a lot with my english to find my first job in NYC!"
Paolo
Took English lessons from Deirdre T.
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"Even in an online setting, the format of the class is very nice and fits the individual’s learning needs. I have been speaking Hindi at home since I was young but I wanted to work on my grammar, writing, and reading. Once I reached out, Ms. Prajakta has been very helpful."
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Took English lessons from Prajakta R.
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Learn English in Boston

About 1.5 billion people speak English, making it the most widely spoken language. Fewer than 400,000 English speakers, however, are actually native English speakers. English is one of the six official languages of the United Nations, and it's also one of the two official languages used on the International Space Station.

Over a billion people have learned English as a second (third, fourth, or fifth) language, and even more are learning it today. So when it comes to conjugating irregular English verbs or learning the language's numerous idioms - don’t fret. If you're hoping to study ESL in Boston, you’ll be surrounded by a supportive community and many qualified English teachers!

Why Take ESL Classes in Boston?

About one-third of Boston residents speak a language

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other than English at home. So, the city is ripe with resources for ESL students. Plus, you'll have plenty of non-native English speakers looking for others to practice English conversation with.

Several world-renowned institutes of higher education, such as Harvard, Boston College, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, are located in Boston and the surrounding areas. This makes it a wonderful and inviting setting to study new things. While you learn English in Boston, you'll be surrounded by thousands of other students who are serious about learning.

In addition, Boston is also a great place to experience American culture and history first-hand. You can always catch a Boston Red Sox game, or for a snippet of history, see the ships in Boston Harbor and visit the legendary Paul Revere House!

Selecting an ESL Teacher in Boston

In our directory, you'll find dozens of qualified tutors who teach English as a second language in Boston. Our vast selection allows for the flexibility to choose a native English speaker or a teacher who also speaks your first language. Additionally, many of our experienced tutors have their TEFL certification, current teaching license, and a college degree. 

One of our top-rated ESL tutors, Rosita R., teaches students of all ages and skill levels. She has hundreds of positive reviews from current and former students. One five-star review reads, "Best English teacher! She provides not only scripts but mp3s that I can download. The mini conversations that we go over every week help me a lot. I love learning English with her!"

When learning English in Boston with a private tutor, you’ll be able to focus and stay motivated with lessons customized to your interests and goals. Whether you’re studying English for school or business, an English tutor in Boston will help you master the language quickly and efficiently.

Where to Take English Classes in Boston

With TakeLessons, you can schedule Boston English classes at any time and any place that works for you, including your home. From Charlestown to Jamaica Plain, you can also take advantage of the city's sights while you study English in Boston. Meet your tutor at one of the many local parks, or grab lunch at Boston Chowda Co. and people-watch.

If you decide to enroll in online English classes in Boston, you'll need a strong internet connection and a quiet location for chatting with your tutor. Venture out to a private meeting room at the Boston Public Library or grab a table at Trident Booksellers and Cafe. You can also enjoy learning from the comfort of your own home.

Making the Most of Boston English Classes

There are a few ways you can prepare for your first English lesson. You can acquire all the supplies you’ll need (such as a notebook, note cards, pens, and highlighters) at a local store like Black Ink. 

Then, drop into the Boston Public Library to check out an English dictionary and a few comic books for fun reading practice. If you’d like something to keep, browse the thoughtfully curated shelves of Papercuts J.P. to select an enticing book in English. Make it your personal goal to learn how to read it from cover to cover!

Once you've had a couple of ESL classes in Boston, it’s best to start practicing your speaking skills with others who are learning English, too. There are several local clubs and groups with hundreds of members who get together regularly to make new friends and practice their English. 

To work on your listening comprehension, grab your new friends and have a chuckle over a comedy set at Laugh Boston. There are so many fun ways to use your newfound language skills in this city. However you plan to put your English to use, studying ESL in Boston with a private tutor will help you achieve fluency in no time!

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