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JP B.
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Learn French through fun, relaxed but studious interactions with an experienced teacher
Dedicated French teacher with over 15 years experience helping students meet their goals, whether starting at the beginner, intermediate or advanced levels. Easy-going, flexible and able to easily adapt to students' needs.
About JP B.

Bonjour, My name is Jean-Philippe and I have taught French in a variety of settings (small classrooms, larger classrooms and one-on-one settings) for over 25 years. I have taught well over 250 students. Teaching for so many years has allowed me to strengthen my teaching skills and ability to share all the different aspects of the French language with French language learners. I specialize in getting my students to learn how to speak French quickly, and I make it a point to help them accomplish their goals. I am easy-going and flexible, with the ability to adapt to my students' needs and levels, as I focus on result-oriented outcome. I look forward to helping you meet your needs and developing your language proficiency skills.

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Teaching since 1989

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Bachelor of Science in Biology

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JP is a great French teacher! He adapted the lessons to our French level and helped us focus on the areas that we needed the most help in, especially pronunciation and grammar. Looking forward to many more lessons. Would absolutely recommend JP as a teacher!

Posted Nov 11, 2022
Teacher's Studio

JP is an amazing French teacher, he is very patient and when teaching he teaches you several ways of asking the same question and several ways of answering, because of this it helps to build your french vocabulary. If you need to learn french JP is the way to go. Great teacher

Posted Oct 26, 2022
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JP is very patient and has a great sense of humor. He has definitely helped me round out my vocabulary and correct pronunciation.

Posted Oct 19, 2022
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Independent French-English Proofreader
Jul 2007 - Aug 2015
The World Bank Group
Provided proofreading services (from English into French) for World Bank official publications on a wide variety of topics ranging from agriculture and demographics to environmental studies.
French Language Consultant
Dec 1996 - Aug 2011
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Taught French to group classes (3 to 7 students) of economists and support staff members (research officers and administrative assistants), with each class geared towards each group proficiency level; responsibilities also entailed syllabii preparations, prospective students evaluation (assessment of target language proficiency level), and student testing and recommendation.
Language Instructor
Apr 1989 - Oct 1996
Inlingua School of Languages
Taught French in one-on-one class settings to Foreign Service Officers (USAID, USIA, DEA, USDA), Treasury Department and DoD staff members, as well as to private students; responsibilities included weekly work course preparation, student examination and recommendation.
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Aug 1985 - Jun 1990
Howard University
Baccalaureate Diploma (Literature and Philosophy)
Sep 1983 - Jun 1984
Lycee d'Enseignement General "La Perseverance"
English
Professional Proficiency
French
Native Proficiency
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Nov 2020
The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) is dedicated to the improvement and expansion of the teaching and learning of all languages at all levels of instruction. ACTFL is an individual membership organization of more than 12,000 language educators, students, and administrators.

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Instructor details
French
Teacher's Studio
Teacher's Studio
SEE MAP
14th st nw
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$18
45 minutes
$27
60 minutes
$35
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30
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