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Isabelle L.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, English, French
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Isabelle L.

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Want to learn the basics of the French language, improve your mastery of the grammar, enjoy good litterature reads or simply have fun conversations? I would be happy to customize the lesson plan according to your goals. I am a native French speaker, born in France and raised in Montreal, Quebec. I have taught and tutored French part time for several years to school age students.

About Isabelle

I am a French native who was raised in Montreal, Quebec and is now living in the United States. I love to expand my cultural knowledge and also share the French language and culture with those who are interested in broadening their horizons. I studied in French all the way through college and t

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Nancy
Isabelle is a patient and insightful teacher! She understands how to reach her students with an empathetic approach - tailoring her lessons to the unique abilities of the individual. In addition to having a great deal of patience for breaking down the lessons into manageable components, Isabelle also has a remarkable aptitude for planning and understanding how to attain long-term goals.
Diane
I am French and I met Isabelle when I was travelling to the US as a teenager. She is a French native and loves to speak French and talk about French culture. Also, Isabelle is very nice, patient and I am sure she is a great teacher !
Camille
Isabelle is a great teacher, who really has her student's best interest at heart. Her lessons are dynamic and fun. Because of her lessons, I feel much more confident in my abilities in reading and speaking French. Merci!

Andreina F.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Andreina F.

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I got my Masters at the Universite de Provence - Aux-en-Provence

I will include all four areas of the language in the class- reading, writing, speaking and listening.

I like to tutor students who are studying French in High School and teach adults who are interested in learning or improving their French.

I hope to inspire my students to appreciate the language and learn about the culture!

About Andreina

My name is Andree. I was born in Caracas, Venezuela and have lived in Tampa for a year. I studied 4 years of Modern Languages (UNIMET), have a B.A. in English Literature (UCSC). and a Masters in Comparative Literature (Universite de Provence - Aix, France). I love learning and teaching languages an

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KenLee
A true teacher, very caring and a great communicator

Allison B.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French
  • BS, Astronomy from University of Maryland, College Park
  • Teaching since 2008
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Allison B.

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I believe that a love of learning and a love of teaching go hand in hand. Teaching and tutoring allow me to help others develop that same love of learning that drives me in my studies. I find joy in showing students that intelligence is not fixed, helping them prove to themselves that they can improve their performance in any class with hard work.

The best tutors are people who love both the subjects they tutor and the feeling of helping someone succeed. I have been speaking French for 14 years, and I love the language and culture so much that I lived in Paris for a summer! Part of my tutoring process is helping others to appreciate the language and culture as well. With words of encouragement and a non-judgmental attitude, I help students tackle tough grammar, improve pronunciation, and learn to love speaking about language.

I prepare in advance for every lesson, regardless of the topic, to ensure that I am refreshed on the subject and to develop any materials I might use ...

About Allison

Hello! I have been tutoring for 12 years, and I have a Master's degree in Astronomy & Astrophysics. I love teaching, and I make sure to incorporate real-life examples into my math and science problems to help people develop an appreciation of the subjects. When tutoring French, I add elements of cu

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Claire
Allison is VERY sweet, patient and thorough! I really enjoyed working with her. I learned SO much in just one hour!! I was hesitant about taking the lessons as I've tried lessons at my local Michael's store but didn't get much out of it. One on one with Allison was the right decision. If you are just thinking about it - DO IT!!! You won't regret it. I'm looking forward to next week's lesson with Allison :)
Mizpah M.
Interactive science sessions with Allison are enjoyed by my daughter who is 10 years old, she wants me to increase the frequency of sessions with her.

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Gina G.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portuguese, French, Spanish, Italian
  • MA Romance Languages and Literature from University of Connecticut
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Gina G.

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Gina has a BA and MA in French language and literature. She is very active member of the Alliance Française of Charleston, participating in French conversation groups, French book and film clubs and other activities to promote the French language and culture. Gina has traveled and continues to travel frequently throughout France, Belgium and French-speaking Canada. She has been tutoring and teaching French since 1990 and loves to share her passion for the French language.

About Gina

Hello! I am Gina and I am a linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. I am a Chartered Linguist MCIL and ACIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists (UK). I have been teaching and tutoring foreign languages since 1990. I teach adults, college students, high

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I give Gina a 5 star because it doesn't have a 10. She is awesome, smart, fun, and caring. I take Spanish and makes so much easier because she also speaks fluent Portuguese (my native language), and she can explain the difference between both language. I highly recommend Gina :)
Janeene H.
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Jacqueline G.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $85
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Jacqueline G.

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Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 120 French students including at most local Bay Area schools as well as many out-of-state. I work with each student to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with all aspects of French including grammar, conversation, vocabulary, and overall fluency.

About Jacqueline

Hi, I'm Jacqueline and I specialize in French tutoring for students of all ages. I have taught over 120 French students at all levels including beginners, AP students, and adult learners. I work with each student to create a program tailored to their individual goals and needs. I can help you with

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Gwen
Jacqueline is helping my daughter prep for Le Grand Concours. Jacqueline has an excellent methodical approach and we look forward to her help beyond the exam as my daughter works to improve her French reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills.
david
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.
Janis
Our family has found Jacqueline to be an awesome tutor for our high school daughter. Not only is she kind, thorough and patient, but Jacqueline always makes it a point to find out what the local high school teachers are teaching and what methods they're using. She has a very friendly and approachable manner and loves what she teaches.
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Janet H.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks German, French, Latin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Janet H.

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About Janet

I have 15 years experience teaching German and French, mainly at the high school level, in various settings, both distance learning and a traditional classroom. I have also taught younger children and adults.

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Adriana
A great start to Latin. My daughter was very engaged and enjoyed the session tremendously. She came in reluctantly but is now looking forward to her next lesson all thanks to how Janet engaged her and broke down complex concepts into understandable bites.
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Average Cost of French Lessons in Central Valley, NY

The average cost of 60-minute French lessons in Central Valley is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $175 per hour.
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"David teaches my 5 year old daughter, and I can tell that he is a father by the patience, humor and playfulness that he displays.

He is engaging, thoughtful and effective, my daughter spends time after each lesson practicing what she learned because David makes it fun for her."
Madison
Took French lessons from David M.
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"Fantastic teacher. She has great methods for making the language and pronunciation stick. She's a fun, sweet person and is very flexible in her teaching style. I highly recommend her!"
Kaylee
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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"Lessons with Philippe are a true pleasure. He is well-read, articulate, and funny. He takes the time to get to know his students and focuses the lessons around conversations and areas of interest. I have experienced immense improvement to my vocabulary and grammar, as well as in my confidence to speak and "think in French." I most appreciate that Philippe is not shy about providing useful feedback or recognizing hard work and improvement. Would highly recommend."
Brian
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"I want you to know Monique is an excellent teacher and she has patience that is very easy to replace to. She does not pressure but still gets the lesson across very well. I will be gone for a few month but when I return I will have her again thank you DeaneKnowles"
Deane
Took French lessons from Monique A.
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"Roman is a wonderful teacher. Can't say enough about what a great teacher Roman is—not only when it comes to French learning but also learning in general. He embodies a perfect balance of being observant, always noticing where your weaknesses are and being encouraging, always making you feel like you can do it. He's patient yet always pushes you to do better. Not everyone who knows French is a good French teacher. You need to know how to teach. And Roman knows how to teach. This sets him apart from all the French tutors I've had in the past. I feel much more confident and, for the first time, I come to believe if I put in the work, I can really speak French."
Siri
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Jean-Luc adapted to my needs. I was extremely pleased with the session and would highly recommend Jean-Luc for other advanced students.
I also like your system of communication because of the notes on the screen which were very helpful. Thank you"
John E.
Took French lessons from Jean-Luc B.
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"David is an excellent French teacher. He is friendly, patient, and very easy to talk to. I’ve had only 3 lessons so far, and I can already tell he is going to help me immensely. His lessons are well-organized, thoughtful, and engaging. They fly by quickly, and keep me motivated afterwards. I think David was meant to be a teacher! I highly recommend him."
Julia
Took French lessons from David M.
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"Mélody is an excellent teacher. She is flexible and works according to my needs and is great at explaining grammar rules and pronunciation in a way that I can understand. She is knowledgeable about grammar and how to learn languages and has innovative ideas about how to make learning fun. I highly recommend her as a language tutor! I have been studying with her for the past two years and have seen significant growth as a result of our lessons. She is excellent."
Alexis
Took French lessons from Melody S.
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"I am extremely glad that I signed up for online lessons with Roman. After studying 5 sessions with Roman, I feel confident that I am on my way to learning French. I can speak a little French and also form basic sentences with the correct grammar. The pace of the class is also good. Learning a language as an adult has its own challenges. Roman is patient and as an excellent instructor does not make you feel uncomfortable during the learning process. If you have doubts whether you can learn French online with Roman , I hope this review helps you in making a better decision."
Malcolm
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Needed it to refresh my school french. Evelyne was a great help. She helped me reach my goals, is very accurate. It is a pleasure to recommend her as a French teacher."
Arielle
Took French lessons from Evelyne K.
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