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Isabelle S.

43 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Isabelle S.

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I will be focusing on your very needs, either using your methodology, or any other. I can provide complementary support to Rosetta Stone, for example as some students struggle to learn English on their own with this methodology. I can recommend websites and books. I recommend at least one 45 to 60-minutes lesson per week; or two 30-minutes lessons per week.

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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Guy D.

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Starting at $50
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Guy D.

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I have been private French tutor since 2005. Previously, I worked for ten years as a K-12 certified French teacher. I have taught all levels of high school French, including levels 1-AP. During that time, I created over 5000 activities, lessons and assessments to fit the needs and goals of every individual student. I was awarded a Fulbright via The Classroom Teacher Exchange Program from The United States Department of State in 2011.

I have owned my own tutoring business since 2005. I have lived, worked and traveled extensively in Southern France. I have prepared a US Navy Seal for an international assignment, a prospective French teacher preparing to take her NJ Certification Test and a social worker who has since transferred to the field in Africa. Also, I have worked with students at the middle and high school levels as well as college students and adults of all proficiency levels.

My customized lessons integrate American and European methodologies and supplemental activities ...

About Guy

I have been private French tutor since 2005. Previously, I worked for ten years as a K-12 certified French teacher. I have taught all levels of high school French, including levels 1-AP. During that time, I created over 5000 activities, lessons and assessments to fit the needs and goals of every ind

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Katrina Z.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2015
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Katrina Z.

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Bonjour! Are you looking to pick up a new language? Want to brush up on a few of the basics? French is one of the most beautiful languages to speak. I will help you with grammar, accent, vocabulary, and conversation. Through it all, we will have a great time learning this wonderful language! À bientot.

About Katrina

Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects. Additionally, I am a singer/songwriter and a fluent French speaker. I am passionate about music and have been

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Doris H.
My 4 year old daughter is taking french lesson with Miss Katrina. Violet says she likes her and that she wants to continue learning french. I'm excited because that is my goal for Violet. Thank you!
Matt D.
She's teaching me different styles of music not that I'm not used to, which is helping my voice get better and better!
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Katrina is a competent French and voice teacher. She is also very nice and kind. I highly recommend her!
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Ndeye G.

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Starting at $17
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Ndeye G.

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I provide French lessons for any type of students . Everything is up to you . You will learn a lot with me and also have fun .

About Ndeye

Hello, my name is Ndeye. I am currently a student in college. I came into this platform to teach French because it is my first language and I love teaching it. I am very open minded and sociable with people even if I don’t know you . So my classes are going to be fun. Don’t hesitate to contact m

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Roula F.

58 Reviews
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Starting at $36
  • Speaks Spanish, Arabic, French, English
  • Teaching since 1980
  • 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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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!
Nina
Elias E.
Everything was great
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Robert M.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Speaks Italian, Bonaire, French, Papiamentu (language from Aruba, Curacao), Spanish, English, Portuguese, Dutch
  • Spanish Teaching Degree from Radulphus College, Curacao, The Netherlands
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Robert M.

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I teach French since 1973. I am a French native speaker and I do teach and tutor privately. I did teach in schools since November 2016-July 2017 at the Fort Bend Christian Academy. My students were 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th graders. My teaching experience started teaching my students about Le Petit Prince. This marvelous story caught on very fast the imagination and desire to learn French in all my students. Never failed! I teach students to speak French and not to just read from a book.
I have always been a member of the Alliance Francaise in Curacao and I did study methodology on how to teach French as second language at the French island of Guadeloupe, at L'Ecole Normale, at Pointe-a-Pitre, in 1975, sent by the Alliance Francaise of Curacao.

About Robert

My name is Robert M. I have a Spanish Teaching Degree from Curacao, a beautiful island that once was part of The Netherlands and I started teaching in 1973. So far I have been teaching Spanish for 12 years. I also have an Associate Degree in Applied Arts in Advertising Design from the Art Institute

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Emma I.
Robert is a very good teacher! He is funny and easy to talk to and above all he truly has a passion for teaching. I would definitely recommend taking lessons with him
Pele B.
Victoria B.
I love it and I have much fun.

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The average cost of 60-minute French lessons in La Mesa is $50. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $80 per hour.
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"The best teacher I've ever had! Very patient and makes you feel confident to keep practicing and learning! Merci Isabelle!! 5 STARS."
Noelle
Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"I have been working with Roman for 6 months now. He is totally professional, so well organized and prepared for every lesson. I had taken French courses at the French Institute in Toronto and the quality I am getting from these online classes is way better, I am advancing way faster.
Of course learning any new language requires work outside of the lessons, Roman ensures enough material is given to study between my weekly lessons.
Highly recommend to anyone who is looking for dedicated instructor and expecting great results."
Gordana
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Philippe's lessons, though brief in my case, were exceptional. Training hours flew by because the online lessons and discussions were always engaging. He learns what interests his students and uses that to build knowledge and create healthy challenges. He is patient, encouraging, and positive with a good sense of humor. Philippe is also always open to feedback to make the time with his students more impactful and effective. Highly recommend!"
Jess
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"I have been taking French lessons with Isabelle for more than 6 months. I have learned a lot! Isabelle is very patient and flexible about the learning methods; I highly recommend her!"
Lingyi
Took French lessons from Isabelle S.
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"I started taking lessons from Jacqueline in person but have moved to online during the shutdown. I'm 66 and have taken some formal french courses but my conversational skills are lacking. It is often difficult finding a teacher that can be effective with someone in my age group. Jacqueline has been excellent at getting me to converse, improving my pronunciation, and working on my comprehension and grammar. We generally meet once a week but I would recommend more often."
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Took French lessons from Jacqueline G.
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"David does a great job teaching my son French. He is enthusiastic and looks for ways to connect with my son's interests. Highly recommend."
Brian
Took French lessons from David M.
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"I enthusiastically recommend Philippe as a French language instructor. Working with him was a pleasure; he was insightful to my needs and accommodated my learning style extremely well. He took the time to go through grammar, vocabulary and sentence structure, and really helped me understand the nuances of the language. His patience and sense of humor were always on display, and greatly appreciated."
Edel
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Me, and my 4years old doughter are happy First lesson was more then expected Chrissy is very talented and nice Hope everything will go well with our french lessons in the future Thank you, Chrissy!"
Alexandra
Took French lessons from Chrissy S.
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"Joelle was helpful and sweet. Very understanding and pleasant."
Laura
Took French lessons from Joelle B.
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"Our conversations are always fun and dynamic and she really gives me a chance to grow within the language. I always learn so much with her."
Jimmy
Took French lessons from Pascale T.
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