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Roula F.

59 Reviews
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Starting at $36
  • Speaks Spanish, Arabic, French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Masters in Business Education from RMU
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Roula F.

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I will tailor my lessons to each student's need, French is one of my native languages and I am certified to teach it K-12. I am a full time French teacher at Slippery rock Area High School and available to teach online after school and weekends.

About Roula

I am certified in Arabic, French and BCIT ( Business. Computer and Technology) and taught all 3 in the Mount Lebanon School district in Pittsburgh, PA for 8 years before becoming the full time French Teacher at the SlipperyRock Area High School starting in August 2017, my current employment. After

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Kathryn Raphael
She is always very helpful, attentive, kind, and makes learning fun and memorable!!
Alissar
Roula is a one of a kind instructor! It also doesn't hurt that she is funny and makes you laugh. She is detail oriented and able to adapt to your way of learning.

I appreciate that she proactively checks in to make sure her style of teaching is working for you and adjusts accordingly.

It was very difficult for me to find an instructor who is certified to teach AND who also specializes in teaching Arabic spoken in the Levant and Lebanon. If you are also looking for this particular specialty, Roula is the instructor you need.

Thank you Roula!
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Jean-Luc B.

124 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 20 to 65
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Jean-Luc B.

124 Reviews
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My Course for Beginner is designed for students who wish to learn basic grammar, common vocabulary, numbers, the time of day, days of the week and more. The class largely stresses conversation and comprehension with a moderate emphasis on reading and writing. The student will also be exposed to French and Francophone culture.
My Course for Intermediate and Advanced will improve your ability to comprehend, converse and write in French. Increase vocabulary and expand your grammar, conversations.

About Jean-Luc

Dear Learners My name is Jean-Luc, I am from the Loire Valley in France and have broad experience in teaching French at various levels (beginners to AP French, DELF and DALF) for numerous years. Based on the belief that a better world for all can be achieved through better communication, my missio

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Valerie Pedraza
Jean-Luc is very patient and on point!
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Roman N.

74 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English, French, Korean, Spanish
  • International Commerce from The institute of International Studies. Academy of Paris.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Roman N.

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*****Your progress begins as you are reading this intro*****

There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program: 

1 Making the right choice requires two things. First, collect the info:  Watch my videos, read my profile and my reviews.  I provide a well structured curriculum,    various sets of input and comprehensible grammar sheets which are all included.  Second, try a few classes and see if you get the feeling "I like this guy and I trust he can help" because YES: chemistry is important since it creates a special bond that will help us achieve our goals.
2 Always record your sessions so you can stay focused during your interaction with the teacher because that’s when the real learning is happening. After you can watch it and take notes. This approach has proved itself as the most efficient way to improve retention. All those tons of material will be well organized in your notebook and in your head. It’s like you are creating your own textbook which ...

About Roman

*****Your progress begins as you are reading this intro***** There are three simple things you need to know about my tutoring program:  1 Making the right choice requires two things. First, collect the info:  Watch my videos, read my profile and my reviews.  I provide a well structured cur

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Gina V.
Awesome… Roman had a good method, I will continue with him
William
Yeah, there are still a lot to learn and a lot of questions to ask, apparently, because it has only been my 4th class with him as of now. Well, we'll get there.
Jes D.
Sa technique est la meilleure !
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Isabelle S.

43 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, German, French
  • Master's Degree in Management from Ecole de Management de Grenoble, France
  • Teaching since 1985
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Isabelle S.

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Bonjour! I was born and raised in France. Several of my students have learnt and practiced French with me for 5+ years. I focus on your very needs, either using your methodology, or any other. I can recommend at least one 45 to 60-minute lesson per week; or two 30-minute lessons per week. I suggest websites and books. I provide complementary support to Rosetta Stone and various foreign language learning apps such as Babbel or Duolingo.

About Isabelle

I am a native French speaker born in France; I have lived in the USA since 2000 and speak English fluently. I teach both French and English as a Second Language (ESL). I am used to teaching/ coaching/ interacting with students of all ages (12-80+) and with professionals in a corporate environment.

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Carol L
In my French lessons, Isabelle has worked with me on pronunciation, reading, vocabulary and syntax. Isabelle is always patient and shows a strong command of french and how to convey concepts. I really appreciate & enjoy my lessons with Isabelle.
Kathryn
Just finished my 4th class with Isabelle. She has been very helpful with my French conversation. She meets me at my level and then challenges me. She speaks clearly and at a speed I can understand. The notes after the lesson are excellent and help me to continue my learning. I highly recommend Isabelle!
Brian
"Listener" is how I would describe Isabelle, and it's why she is a great teacher. I brought a lot of random questions into lessons each week and she helped me with all of the answers. She also used the answers to my questions to show me further examples to be able to help me frame why things were the way they were. This is my first French teacher but I couldn't be happier with the time I've gotten from Isabelle. I would highly recommend her as a teacher.
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Tania B.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Greek, French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • apprentice of administrative clerk from CPLN, professional center of Neuchâtel coast - Switzerland
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Tania B.

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I've been teaching french for about 6 years now and got experience teaching different level and ages. I studied different languages myself, I understand the obstacles that come with taking on a new language. Since I am a native french speaker I can help with grammar, vocabulary and especially pronunciation.

About Tania

Hello everybody, Do you want to become proficient or more proficient in French? Learn or brush up on french the fast and easy way with a native French speaker? I am here to help you! My name is Tania I am 32 years old and I am a native French speaker. French is my native language. I love the i

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Abby H.
Good first lesson
Morgan M.
Tania is an excellent teacher. She took into account my personal goals and designed the lessons to focus on those and my areas of weakness. I felt very comfortable with her and she was very encouraging.
Lionel
Tania is a great teacher. Our 10 year old daughter decided to learn French a few months ago. Tania always comes well prepared and her lessons are perfect for kids. Our daughter is learning a lot and truly enjoys every class.
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Jasmine B.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jasmine B.

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I have received my DELF B2 and I am currently teaching French online to students. I can help you if you are a complete beginner or lower intermediate and looking to take lessons with a native English speaker to help understand the nuances of the French language. I lived in France for 6 months and Morocco for two years, so I have experience using this language.

About Jasmine

What you should expect in class: ☆REAL PROGRESS and improvement you can notice! ☆All materials provided for you, including homework ☆Live feedback in our shared Google Doc during the session Choice of four classes: ✏️General English Course - structured lessons including all skills

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The average cost of 60-minute French lessons in La Jolla is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $120 per hour.
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Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"I had a short time frame for a French review, and Jean Luc was very easy to schedule time with. He quickly understood what I needed and responded. Highly recommended"
Chloe
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"He is very patient and encouraging"
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Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson. I felt comfortable working with David and I look forward to our lessons.

Thanks David!"
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Took French lessons from David M.
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"Wonderful Professor!"
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Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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"The rating level for 5 stars is "Best instructor ever" and that's exactly what Phillippe was for me.

He provided clear instruction. He understood my strengths and weaknesses as a student. He was understanding when he needed to be and pushed me when I needed it. He was flexible in his teaching methods, allowing us to focus on different skills as needed.

Added to his skill as an instructor, he is also just a fantastic human being! It was a pleasure to work with him and I will truly miss our time spent together."
James
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Evelyne volunteered at my daughter’s school while in Canada. She liked to be involved and useful in different school activities involving children of various age groups. She is very reliable and was always patient with the kids. Her love of children was clearly visible at all times. Perhaps more importantly, the children adored her too. Her intelligence, caring nature, sense of humour and her ability to adapt very quickly to the children’s needs makes it easy to highly recommend her for tutoring."
Liette
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Thank you I loved it"
Larisa Lee
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Great class! I was a bit nervous and am usually quite self conscious but Zach put me at ease so the lesson was quite relaxed and successful. I learned a lot and look forward to study and my next class!"
Mindy
Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"I'm delighted to have found Elsa! She is energetic and charming. She is a gifted teacher. Both my granddaughter and I take lessons with her - although not at the same time. She easily adjusts to the level of her student, young or mature, beginner or advanced, making her lessons engaging and informative."
Frances
Took French lessons from Elsa M.
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