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Learning French in Denver: Your Guide to Culture and Inspiration

By Andrew W. - Denver French Teacher

Interested in taking French lessons in Denver? Denver has a long history of ethnic and language diversity. Denver has been home to immigrants from Latin America, East Asia, Africa and European countries, like France. Many of the immigrants from Africa and the Caribbean are French speaking, although their dialects may be slightly different from the French that is spoken in France.

When you’re taking French lessons in Denver, there are lots of great resources to aid you in your studies. Here are a few of the places you should explore while you’re taking French lessons in Denver.

The Alliance Française de Denver

The Alliance Francaise de Denver was founded in 1883 to promote French culture and language in non-French speaking countries. It is the oldest nonprofit organization in Denver, and the only French language, culture, and resource center in Colorado.

The Alliance offers social and cultural events for the community including lectures, art exhibits, film screenings, wine tastings, and cooking classes. They also have an incredible library of books, films, and music.

Denver Metro French Table

If you’re looking for a fun way to practice your French skills, head on over to the Rooster & Moon Coffee Pub on Tuesday nights for the Denver Metro French Table. This weekly event is a great way for French enthusiast to meet and network with others who love all things Français!

Enjoy a cup of coffee, a delicious pasty, or some tapas while you practice your French conversation skills. Beginners through fluent speakers are welcome.

International School of Denver

Another option for young students or adults is the International School of Denver. There is a French Ministry of National Education accreditation for their program, and all French instruction is delivered by native French speakers.

From kindergarten through eighth grade, students with a French emphasis undergo instruction in both English and French. The school also offers summer camps in many different subjects including French and Le Chef.

Restaurants, Cafes, and Bakeries

Denver is home to many amazing places to eat, drink, and be social. They also have quite a few that places that serve French food, pastries, and delicacies.

Le Central is one of the best French restaurants in Denver and an affordable option for French cuisine. Although the price point is lower than most French restaurants, the food is delicious and the restaurant serves authentic French cuisine.

Z Cuisine Bistro is another great option for delicious French food. The menu changes frequently in order to incorporate fresh, seasonal ingredients.

If you’re looking for an authentic café atmosphere, The French Press Café and Bakery is a great choice. Enjoy local Boulder Coffee, delicious European pastries, and gourmet French food.

Trompeau Bakery, near Denver University, is another great option for a variety of French croissants, quiches, cookies, and pastries.

Whether you want to learn French or simply experience French culture, Denver has everything you need. When you’re taking French lessons in Denver, feel free to explore all of the fantastic opportunities to practice your French-speaking skills and learn about French language and culture.

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Since early childhood, I have shown great interest in anything music related. I have played piano since age four and have continued playing numerous instruments throughout my career. Currently, I can play approximately fourteen musical instruments, four of which I have played the longest and have pursued professionally. I have had a rich musical education since childhood. I took private piano lessons since the age of five through senior year of college and I also have had guitar, voice and percussion lessons given to me by educators throughout my career.

In elementary school, I began playi
ng percussion and continued to do so throughout High School. It was also during my High School years that I picked up Guitar and Voice. I attended Cherry Creek High School for three years and was a prominent member of both top ensembles, the CCHS Wind Ensemble and the elite honor choir, the CCHS Meistersingers.

I continued my education further by attending the University of Northern Colorado for four years and while there studied private piano as a Piano Major, as well as taking part in two top choral ensembles, the Concert Choir and Men's Glee Club. While fulfilling my music credit classes, I learned the basics for an additional ten instruments included in the brass, woodwind and string families. During my Senior Year at UNC I also completed a mandatory Senior Recital for Piano. I graduated in December of 2009 and since then have held a teaching license as well as a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, with an emphasis for Vocal, Piano and General Music.

Since college, I have been doing my best to stay active in the music education system. Just recently, I finished three long term substitute teaching assignments in Douglas County School District, the first and third at Trailblazer Elementary School, where I taught General Music every day to Kindergartners through sixth graders and the second at Mountain Ridge Middle School, where I directed and conducted the 7th/8th grade Winter Choir Concert.

Music is my Passion; it has been a part of my life since early childhood. To this day I still love to play piano professionally and I strive to make myself a better musician every chance I get.
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Melat March 1, 2017
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Jon was willing to help my daughter play the piano. He help her from not liking piano to loving it. Jon was the best instructor ever.
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Reece M. April 13, 2016
Verified Student · Percussion · In home
Mr. Fisher was patient and personable with my young grandchildren for their first lesson on the bells. He gave them clear instruction on how to play, and helped them with basic playing skills. Lots to practice for next week.
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Suzanne A. March 17, 2016
Verified Student · Singing · In studio
He was very accommodating and flexible with schedule. Recommend!
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I am a lifelong student of many subjects. My approach to teaching is one of patience and enthusiasm. I do my best to understand the student's learning style and teach accordingly.
I have been a professional actor, model, and singer for 10 years. I specialize in on-camera acting for TV commercials, industrial video, and host. Most of the modeling I've done is commercial print and live promotional modeling. I've taught group acting classes to kids ages 6-17, including on-camera auditioning, stage directions, script analysis, and business skills (headshot/resume, finding an agent, industry term
s, etc.).
My singing experience includes pop, musical theatre, and jazz. I've coached students who believed they were hopeless, and they were pleased to discover their gifts and see growth!
I am a certified yoga instructor (RYT-200) and have taught for 3 years, both group classes and privately.
I minored in French in college and tutored beginning French.
My motto: Never stop learning!
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Judi V. October 25, 2016
Verified Student · Singing · In studio
Stacey is very encouraging and starts where the student is. In my case, that is at the lowest beginner level. I look forward to working with her.
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Judi V. October 25, 2016
Verified Student · Singing · In studio
Stacey is very encouraging and starts where the student is. In my case, that is at the lowest beginner level. I look forward to working with her.
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Natalie September 12, 2016
Verified Student · Singing · In studio
Stacey from the very beginning was bright eyed, attentive, present and matched my enthusiasm exactly. I had a wonderful first lesson and cannot wait for next week!
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Project Engineer who like to teaching beside his graduate studies
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Verified Student · Farsi · In home
Amir is patient and knows how to teach the language really well! He makes it more than the language and shares cultural humor and beliefs! Wonderful!
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About Rachel K.

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Rachel has taught private lessons since 2014 and is currently available to teach at your home, at a local coffee shop or library, and online. She has successfully helped ESL students learn English by using learning activities that are fun, engaging, and designed to stimulate student growth with ease, comfort, and fun.

She has taught for Denver Public School District as a Guest Teacher and volunteered with the nonprofit group, Reading Partners, in which she successfully helped struggling elementary students get on-track with their corresponding reading levels.

Rachel always looks forward
to helping students achieve their educational goals and missions, no matter what. Her teaching style consists of patience, dedication, discipline, listening to her student's needs (so that she can adapt lessons to reflect their individual learning style to achieve success).

She received her Bachelors in Communication at Northern Arizona University in 2008.
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Denver, CO 80209
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Hi, there! My name is Ryan and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2007 and have loved helping my students achieve their desired levels in English. Be it for their work, increasing their knowledge for the classroom, pass college entrance exams TOEFL (US) and IELTS (UK), and UK language knowledge tests (PET, FCE, CAE, and CPE). In early 2007 I earned a Bachelors Degree in Asian Studies after which I followed by getting my CELTA certification from Cambridge in the summer of 2007. I'm a genuine, fun loving person who greatly enjoys languages and traveling. My tea
ching style is very interactive as I think it is important to get the student to be comfortable in conversation and speaking. Once you are comfortable with that, everything else will flow. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

In regards to baseball. I am a high-school and college standout pitcher with family who played professionally. I have a complete understanding of the game and would love to share my knowledge and love of the game with anyone who is interested in learning the game and become better mentally while performing physically on the field.
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