Andressa Oliveira

Andressa O.

Boston, MA

Lesson Details

Portuguese

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I work with a diverse population of students to help them speak, read, and write the Portuguese language.
Throughout the years I have prepared individualized education plans aligning with my students’ needs and interests.
I pair with students to help them develop Portuguese conversational skills.
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About

Andressa delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
January 2012

Hi, I'm Andy! My first ever teaching English experience lasted 2 years in the beautiful region of SE Asia! And now I find myself in Boston, USA teaching English and Portuguese.

I wish to only teach you REAL LIFE things that are useful, and that we use TODAY - no outdated old school grammar textbooks. You need to know how to survive in this fast-talking, hustle of an English world!

Experience

ESL Teacher
Aug 2017 - Present
Somerville Public Schools

ESL Teacher
Jan 2017 - Jul 2017
Paul Revere School

Provide reading support to an ESL kindergarden student.
Facilitate communication between the ESL student, teachers and classmates.
Teach Math and ELA to 3rd grade.
Interpret conferences between parents (Portuguese-speakers) and teachers.

Education

Master of Education in English as a Second Language
Jan 2015 - May 2017
Cambridge College
Bachelor of Language Arts with concentration in Portuguese language and literature.
Jan 2008 - Jan 2012
Londrina State University

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Portuguese
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Affiliations

American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese
Jun 2017

The American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese promotes the study and teaching of the Spanish and Portuguese languages and their corresponding Hispanic, Luso-Brazilian, and other related literatures and cultures at all levels of education.

Boston Public Schools
Jan 2017

As the birthplace of public education in this nation, the Boston Public Schools is committed to transforming the lives of all children through exemplary teaching in a world-class system of innovative, welcoming schools. We partner with the community, families, and students to develop in every learner the knowledge, skill, and character to excel in college, career, and life.

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7 Reviews

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Ryoko Aug 11, 2017
English · In studio

She was really good teacher. She was kind and hart warming. She knows lot of cultures then our conversation was always fun. She motivated me a lot about English. I was lucky that I could find her. Thank you!

Ceren Y. Aug 2, 2017
English · In studio

Andy is a perfect teacher.She is patient and so friendly.This helps you to love the language.Absolutely recommended!

Wagner S. Jun 15, 2017
English · Online

Iara Jun 11, 2017
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Andressa delivers an exceptional lesson experience. I've had her teaching me for almost 6 months and I can't even describe how much my English has improved since then.

David Jun 6, 2017
Portuguese · In studio

Andy is a great teacher. After a couple of months taking classes with her, I was able to have conversations in Portuguese and even do business in Brazil. I highly recommend her as a teacher, she's simply the best!

Ismar F. Jun 6, 2017
Portuguese · Online

Wonderful instructor!
Muito obrigado, Andy.

Ezra Jun 6, 2017
English · Online

Andy is an excellent and friendly English teacher. It was a pleasant experience learning from her!

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