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Tom S.

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Highly experienced AP/ESL/TESOL/TEFL (English) teacher has educated many non-English speakers in English fundamentals, basic grammar skills, English literature, and complex terms based on students' current proficiency. I have the skills and training to fill the position of an online teacher.  Currently an English teacher at Bishop Moore High School  I am an expert in this field with a master's degree in English literature and several years of experience teaching this subject in a local High School. I have experience preparing curriculum and collecting content to use in online classes with students from all over the world. I have the experience needed to create daily work schedules and exams and I am very creative, which helps to keep the students engaged. I have the ability to adhere to the curriculum of your school and to the state and federal laws associated with teaching. I can put together class discussions where students can ask questions and voice opinions. I also have the ability to observe the progress of the students and maintain excellent student records. I am computer literate with a complete understanding of the various Web-based programs. I have the skills to adjust the materials used to an online format and I can stay in touch with students by email, instant messaging, and live chat when necessary. I have the flexibility to provide extra help for students that are having problems. I also have excellent time management skills that make it possible to handle all of the responsibilities this position requires. I have lots of patience and I always treat students with respect and a friendly attitude. I also possess excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills. I am reliable, punctual, self-motivated and I know that I have the skills and experience you are searching for in an applicant. Sincerely Respectfully, Tom S., M. Ed. CI Enclosure: Resume The course provides some activities that elicit speaking skills to adult ESL learners. Over 200 pages of explicit instruction from two well-known linguistics in the field of language development. The activities take into consideration important aspects such as cultural sensitivity, varied skills levels, and engaging topics. In this lesson, you will learn about some useful writing activities for ESL learners young and old, including those at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. You'll also find out what question you should ask yourself when planning writing activities for adult learners in an ESL class. Prepares the student to become an active storyteller. Prepares the student for specialized fields of study, e.g.., medical, law, entrance exams. This lesson aims to teach ESL students the importance of job-related vocabulary and skills through relevant and meaningful activities. Students will have the opportunity to put their new vocabulary and skills into practice through engaging in mock interviews and creating their own resumes.
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Anna E.

Anna E.

Become confident in English. Speak, write and read better after taking these lessons. How does the lesson work online? We will use video and it will be very similar to face to face class as we immerse into the English language at full speed. We will work on the issues you have and with the material that is interesting to you! We will watch audio and video to improve your listening skills, read articles and write to advance your grammar and writing skills. These interactive and engaging lessons will get you talking right away. Get comfortable speaking English and get skills to learn better. Join me for an interactive class where you learn best! ............. Parlez avec confiance et améliorez votre anglais. Je vous invite à joindre mes classes interactives d'anglais. C'est difficile d'apprendre une langue sans aide et je suis ici pour vous donner plus de support, explications de grammaire et différents façons d'améliorer votre études. Contactez-moi avec vôtres questions et on peut commencer tout de suite.
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Learning ESL in DC

Considering that roughly a billion individuals speak English worldwide, it's easy to see how valuable learning the language can be. Even in countries that don't consider English their official language, there's often a large segment of the population that speaks it.

Understanding English can open up a wide variety of opportunities around the world for you, since the language is used for commerce on a global scale. But you'll need more than books to grasp this complex language. A private English teacher in Washington DC will be indispensable.

Why You Should Take ESL Classes in Washington DC

English classes in DC are commonly taken by students of all ages. The nation's capital is one of the most intriguing places to study the language. The US has about 300 million native English speakers, and that's more than any other country across the globe. This means you'll be learning English in the center of the American English capital of the world!

Each day, you'll come face-to-face with historical and cultural landmarks. From the Smithsonian Institute to the Lincoln Memorial, a rich history where the English language played a key role will be all around you.

Although the US values languages from around the world, taking English classes in Washington DC will provide plenty of new opportunities for you. You'll find increasing options for employment available right where you live.

Also, the English language will no longer be a barrier as you meet English-speaking people, or delve deeply into American literature. You'll even be able to read the Declaration of Independence in its original language right in the nation's capital thanks to ESL classes in DC!

What are Private English Teachers in Washington DC Like?

TakeLessons has a variety of high-quality English teachers in the DC region to choose from. (There are also hundreds more who can teach from a distance using webcams and strong WiFi). For example, one DC tutor named Hannah K. has experience teaching English to immigrants since 2006.

Another excellent teacher to help you learn English in Washington DC is Lisa B., who lives right outside of the city in Silver Spring, MD. Lisa B. is a professor of English and has experience teaching beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. She also has more than 20 impressive reviews from previous students!

Where and When to Learn ESL in DC

If you can meet in person with one of our local teachers, this will provide extra motivation to keep up with your lessons. The Metrorail and Metrobus are two of the best ways to get around the city for lessons, eliminating the stress of traffic altogether.

Depending on your instructor's availability, they may be able to meet at your home, their home, or somewhere locally. Perhaps a halfway point between the two of you would work best - somewhere with the historic Washington Monument in the skyline, or Meridian Hill Park.

With our vast pool of instructors, you're sure to find ample English classes in Washington DC regardless of the time or day you’re available. And if you prefer to work remotely with an online English tutor, you'll have even more options. We have hundreds of online teachers to choose from who also provide ESL classes in DC.

Next Steps for Studying ESL in Washington DC

Besides scheduling lessons with your tutor, there are a few ways to prepare for English classes in DC. First, you could stop by Paper Source or Jenni Bick Custom Journals for stationery, writing utensils and other supplies.

You may also want to visit your local library. The prestigious Library of Congress or the Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library have virtually limitless English resources. Perhaps you want some English books you can keep for years to come.

In that case, considering checking out Kramerbooks and Afterwords Cafe. You can think about what books to purchase while sipping on your favorite cafe drink. You can also do plenty of reading without having to make purchases.

Virtually anywhere you turn, DC provides the perfect setting to practice English simply by holding conversations with those you meet. Cultural immersion is key when learning ESL in Washington DC, so don’t be afraid to introduce yourself to someone new!

Simply listening to others converse will also help you improve your skills. Listen to the radio hosts and English music on a local station like 94.7 Fresh FM, for starters. With each of these tips in mind, it won’t take long to realize that the nation's capital is a great place to study English.

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