Avatar of the tutor
Emily H.
Teaches Online
Master the English language!
Hi! Are you having trouble mastering the English language? I am a certified TESOL teacher and have been teaching ESL all over the world since 2010. I teach all levels from beginner to advanced and all ages from 8 to 88. I have a bachelor's and a master's degree in linguistics and can speak several foreign languages myself. I know where learners are coming from and can explain how to break down the language so that it's not quite so hard to learn! I look forward to helping you to perfect your English skills!
About Emily H.

Are you looking to brush up your English skills or try your hand at learning French or German? I would be delighted to help you find your way in navigating these tricky languages. Allow me to tell you about myself. I am a certified and experienced ESL teacher who has traveled the globe and shared her skills abroad. I have a bachelor's degree in linguistics from Boston University and a master's degree in the same from the Free University in Berlin, Germany. My first experience with teaching was giving private English lessons to children in France in 2005. I later obtained my TESOL certificate from ITTT in 2010 while I was volunteering in a refugee English class in Denver. The following year I taught ESL to foreign boarding students at a high school in Maine. While living in Germany I taught adult English classes at public community colleges and children's English classes at an after school club, as well as multiple private lessons. Additionally, I taught ESL to native French-speaking children and adults at a private school in Switzerland. I have also volunteer taught at English camps for refugee adults and children in Lebanon. Like I said, I've been privileged to offer my skills all over the globe! I speak both French and German fluently and can teach in these languages if need be, but mostly, having studied linguistics and other languages such as Russian and Arabic, I understand what it's like to be a foreign language learner. I studied the construction of languages and can easily break them down into their parts so that they are easier to wrap your head around. My skills are not limited to teaching English only, but I am also an experienced proofreader and editor. I have edited myriad documents not only for private individuals but also in the academic and professional sectors. So if you need help with writing or are looking for someone to proofread your written works, I would be happy to offer this service. Finally, as previously mentioned, I'm fluent in both French and German and am happy to help beginner and intermediate learners acquire these languages. Or if you just want someone to practice your skills with I can serve as your conversational partner! I love giving private lessons because that way I can connect with each student individually and tailor the lesson especially to meet his or her needs! I look forward to meeting you and guiding you along your linguistic journey!

Levels taught

Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since {{year}}

Teaching since 2010

Education

Linguistics

Teaches ages {{minAge}}+

Teaches ages 8+

Speaks {{languages}}

Speaks German, French, Arabic

Speaks {{languages}}

Has background check

Avatar of the tutor
Emily H.
Teaches Online
Master the English language!
Hi! Are you having trouble mastering the English language? I am a certified TESOL teacher and have been teaching ESL all over the world since 2010. I teach all levels from beginner to advanced and all ages from 8 to 88. I have a bachelor's and a master's degree in linguistics and can speak several foreign languages myself. I know where learners are coming from and can explain how to break down the language so that it's not quite so hard to learn! I look forward to helping you to perfect your English skills!
About Emily H.

Are you looking to brush up your English skills or try your hand at learning French or German? I would be delighted to help you find your way in navigating these tricky languages. Allow me to tell you about myself. I am a certified and experienced ESL teacher who has traveled the globe and shared her skills abroad. I have a bachelor's degree in linguistics from Boston University and a master's degree in the same from the Free University in Berlin, Germany. My first experience with teaching was giving private English lessons to children in France in 2005. I later obtained my TESOL certificate from ITTT in 2010 while I was volunteering in a refugee English class in Denver. The following year I taught ESL to foreign boarding students at a high school in Maine. While living in Germany I taught adult English classes at public community colleges and children's English classes at an after school club, as well as multiple private lessons. Additionally, I taught ESL to native French-speaking children and adults at a private school in Switzerland. I have also volunteer taught at English camps for refugee adults and children in Lebanon. Like I said, I've been privileged to offer my skills all over the globe! I speak both French and German fluently and can teach in these languages if need be, but mostly, having studied linguistics and other languages such as Russian and Arabic, I understand what it's like to be a foreign language learner. I studied the construction of languages and can easily break them down into their parts so that they are easier to wrap your head around. My skills are not limited to teaching English only, but I am also an experienced proofreader and editor. I have edited myriad documents not only for private individuals but also in the academic and professional sectors. So if you need help with writing or are looking for someone to proofread your written works, I would be happy to offer this service. Finally, as previously mentioned, I'm fluent in both French and German and am happy to help beginner and intermediate learners acquire these languages. Or if you just want someone to practice your skills with I can serve as your conversational partner! I love giving private lessons because that way I can connect with each student individually and tailor the lesson especially to meet his or her needs! I look forward to meeting you and guiding you along your linguistic journey!

Levels taught

Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since {{year}}

Teaching since 2010

Education

Linguistics

Teaches ages {{minAge}}+

Teaches ages 8+

Speaks {{languages}}

Speaks German, French, Arabic

Speaks {{languages}}

Has background check

Instructor details
ESL
This teacher is not currently accepting students
Photos & videos3 photos & videos
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
View
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
View
Images or videos the tutor uploaded
View
Group Lessons
ReviewsWrite a review
4.9
33 Reviews
5Review Star
94%
4Review Star
6%
3Review Star
0%
2Review Star
0%
1Review Star
0%
Online

Knowledgeable, professional, and fun to work with. Emily pays great attention to individual needs and tailors the lesson to match your goals. Highly recommend. Vielen Dank!

Posted May 15, 2022
Teacher's Studio

Fantastic!

Posted May 9, 2022
Online

I had my first introductory lesson with Emily and it far exceeded my expectations. She was very attentive and engaging and took every opportunity to make corrections as we went along. It was also obvious that she wanted to tailor the sessions to meet my interests. Very pleased.

Posted Mar 29, 2022
112233...1111Next >Next >
Online German/French/English Teacher
Jan 2019 - Jan 2020
Takelessons.com
Yes, I previously gave private lessons on Takelessons.com and after taking a momentary break, I'm back and ready to start helping learners of all ages to acquire their language of choice!
English Teacher
Oct 2016 - Jul 2017
Deutsch Alternativer Kulturverein
Taught English to German-Russian bilingual students aged 8 to 13.
English Teacher
Dec 2015 - Sep 2016
English Center School
Conducted private or semi-private English classes to native French speakers at all levels.
English Teacher
Sep 2014 - Aug 2015
Volkshochschule Steglitz-Zehlendorf
Conducted adult, group English classes to native German speakers at all levels.
English Teacher
Jan 2014 - Aug 2014
Volkshochschule Potsdam
Conducted adult, group English classes to native German speakers at all levels.
High School ESL Teacher / Tutor
Sep 2010 - Jun 2011
Washington Academy
Taught English as a Second Language to international high school boarding students.
Linguistics
Oct 2014 - Feb 2018
Freie Universität Berlin
Linguistics
Sep 2003 - May 2007
Boston University
Arabic
Limited Proficiency
French
Professional Proficiency
German
Fluent/ Native Proficiency
Certificate in Editing
Nov 2019
Poynter ACES
The Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing taught a solid understanding of the standards, essential skills and best practices of editing and included the following six courses and assessments: Fundamentals of Editing The Art and Science of Editing Clarity is Key: Making Writing Clean and Concise Getting It Right: Accuracy and Verification in the Digital Age Writing Online Headlines: SEO and Beyond Language Primer: Basics of Grammar, Punctuation and Word Use
TESOL
Aug 2010
ITTT
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Let Our Student Counselors Help You

We can match you with the perfect teacher and take care of all your scheduling needs.
CALL US AT 877-310-1872
Instructor details
ESL
This teacher is not currently accepting students