- Teaches students:
- Ages 18+
- Teaching since:
THE ART OF AMERICAN CONVERSATION
American English with a clear, neutral accent is the preferred language of global business.
*Accent Reduction Expert*
I am from sunny California and come from a long family line of professors and Ivy-League educated teachers.
My BIO is unique:
*I have professional training in Accent Reduction
*I specialize in Intermediate to Advanced speakers
*MASTER TEFL and MASTER TESOL Certification, HONORS | 20+ years experience
*I am professionally trained to customize lessons according to your NATIVE language.
I can show you where to place your tongue, teeth and lips to make the different sounds in American English.
Do you know that many sounds come from a vibration in the throat?
If you said these words on Speaker Phone, would you be understood?
"Since studying with Kristine, I have had many compliments from branch office in New York...My colleagues in the US can finally understand me on speaker phone"
-Yang, ESL student in China
"I was worried about my presentation in Los Angeles, but Kristine helped prepare me and I was able to answer all audience questions with ease. I have had many English teachers in my lifetime, but none who have helped me so significantly as Kristine."
-Sebastian, ESL student in Russia
What is the most important KEY to accent reduction and top-notch speaking skills?
HUMOR and a sense of freedom to make mistakes.
Students appreciate my SENSE OF HUMOR and GENTLE approach.
*FREE support material
*A customized Lesson Prep document
*Lesson Follow-Up which summarizes corrections
Let's have FUN...and LAUGH.
**Kindly ask about my rates to write CV and business documents**
100% 5-star rated ESL teacher
*Accent Reduction Expert
Private ESL tutor
-online to students around the world
-local foreigners studying at US universities
*Accent Reduction Specialty
Meet strict certification requirements
150-hour MASTER TEFL TESOL Certification
The NTA was formed in 1992 for the purpose of establishing a membership organization for tutoring professionals. The NTA is dedicated exclusively to tutoring, and represents the interests of thousands of tutors in the U.S. and thirteen other countries, practicing in all phases of tutoring, program administration, and supplemental student services.+ Read More
Kristine has a gentle touch and puts my daughter at ease with her math struggles. We have tried several other tutors before settling on Kristine. As parents, we have a lot of anxiety about our daughter's school performance as well. Not only has Kristine helped bring up my daughter's grades and confidence, she has helped guide us on how to best use free resources at school to help our daughter. She has been instrumental in turning a negative experience with our daughter's school into a positive one. I do view her as an Academic Coach with a variety of skill sets. We have recommended her to others and have received similar excellent reviews.+ Read More