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Jeanne P.

Jeanne P.

4.9(101)
English is the language of the world! I'm amazed at how many bilingual people there are now living in Mexico, where I live. Aren't you ready to be one of them? Whether your areas of need are academic reading and writing or casual speaking, I can help you to improve your skills. We will use a variety of online sources and books as the classes progress. I've got almost 15 years of experience teaching all aspects of ESL: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Coupled with a Master's degree in Education and a Graduate Certificate in TESL, I'm fully qualified to help you bring your English language skills to the next level. My accent is a neutral North American accent and I can teach you how to mimic me and other Americans so that you can understand and be understood. I look forward to working with you!
$45
/30 mins
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Karla A.

Karla A.

5(24)
I am a professionally certified teacher in Florida with many years of experience teaching all subjects and all grades. I have a Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and two Master's Degrees: one in Learning and Technology and one in English Language Learning. My specialties are English Language Learning, Literacy, World History, Science, Communication Skills and Social Skills. My philosophy of learning is that it doesn't matter how slow you go as long as you don't stop. Everyone can learn something new, no matter their age or limitation. I currently have the privilege of teaching 5th-Grade Neuro-Diverse learners in a therapeutic setting. I love my jobs! I ran my own cottage school for many years specializing in giftedness, dyslexia, autism, ADD, and other behavioral, cognitive, intellectual, and learning disabilities. I have experience with students with nonverbal autism, down syndrome, and visual and hearing impairments. I am also a former homeschooling parent of over 20 years and would love to provide enrichment activities and lessons for your homeschool group or individual home! I am the mother of five including twin sons with autism. They are 27 now and still live with their dad and me, our two cats, and our Boston Terrier, Bella-Rose and our Old English Bull Dog, Lola. My hobbies are researching ancient history, listening to podcasts, and writing books. (Yes. I'm a published author.) I can hardly wait to meet you!
$38
/30 mins
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Kristine H.

Kristine H.

5(7)
Licensed ACCENT REDUCTION professional teacher | Certified Job Interview Coach | Communication Coach Can you pronounce these words? GIRL, WORLD, RARELY I am from California and come from a long family line of professors, teachers and qualified educators. My BIO is highly specialized in pronunciation / speech therapy / advanced oral fluency. *I am a CEIP | Certified Employment Interview Professional™ *MASTERS of TEFL and TESOL, Honors | 20+ years experience *5-star presenter at International TESOL (Teach English to Speakers of Other Languages) conferences. *National Tutoring Association International Member | NTA *PARW/CC member | Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Counselors. *I am trained to customize lessons based on NATIVE language, this is the KEY to success! Licensed Job Coach | Professional Communication Coach | Speech Therapist ESL --------------------------------------------------------- I will show you where to place your tongue and also the vocal chord strategies needed to create American English sounds. Do you know that most difficult sounds come from a vibration in the vocal chords? Native speakers change the pitch of all vocal sounds for a wide variety of reasons. If you said these words on Speaker Phone, would you be understood ? live, life reef, wreath man, men ladder, letter bump, lump their, where ranch, rich caller, color ___________________________________________ "Since studying with Kristine, I have had many compliments from branch office in New York...My colleagues in the US can finally understand me on speaker phone." -Yang, ESL student in China "I was worried about my presentation in Los Angeles, but Kristine helped prepare me and I was able to answer all audience questions with ease. I have had many English teachers in my lifetime, but none who have helped me so significantly as Kristine." -Sebastian, ESL student in Russia _____________________________________________ I have special training in Public Speaking with an emphasis on Non-Native speakers. CLIENTS INCLUDE: IT/software engineers CEOs, Small Business Owners Graduate Students at US universities Doctors, Scientists, Cancer Researchers Computer Programmers | Engineers Product Managers HR Managers Executives COMPANIES I HAVE WORKED WITH: Amazon Facebook Google Microsoft Pharmaceutical Companies Top Universities Apple TikTok Twitter Government Agency Professional Actors Life Coaches ----------------------------------------------- * BA, Honors, Math and French, Grinnell College, Top-Ranked US Liberal Arts *Stanford University Math scholar, Northwestern University, University of Chicago, Sorbonne in PARIS visiting French scholar *Teaching Assistant, University level, Math and French *Instructor, Writing, ESL and Math labs, University level *MASTERS of TESOL and TEFL, Honors | 20+ years experience
$69
/30 mins
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I'm a beginner from Korea. He is a really nice teacher. I am learning a lot and always having fun in class.

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I was nice to meet with Todd. He is confidence and also I was learning faster in my first lesson. So we make a game plan to get my success in my goals. Highly recommended.

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