- Levels Taught:
- Beginner, Intermediate
*English as a Second Language lessons for beginners students. ESL for Portuguese speakers. *
I started instructing English at a Private Language School in 2000. Besides, I worked as an English Teacher at a Public school from 2004 to February 2016. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching English as a second language (2000-2003), a Complete English Course Certificate (Richard Hugh Fisk Foundation) and a Proficiency Certificate. I have already taught children, teens and adults at all levels. My lessons consist of motivating and interesting activities.
- Teaches students:
- Ages 6+ and special needs
- Teaching since:
- October 2000
Hello, my name is Marina. I was born in São Paulo State, Brazil and I am currently living in the USA. I want to teach you Portuguese or English as a Second Language, including 4 skills for Fluency: Listening Comprehension, Reading, Writing and Speaking.
I have over 10 years of teaching experience. I do my best to motivate my students, because, Teaching is my passion.
All TakeLessons students are expected to give their teachers at least 24 hours notice of a lesson cancellation to be eligible for a reschedule.
I require 24 hours notice if you cancel or want to reschedule a scheduled lesson. You are required to pay for any lessons cancelled without at least 24 hours notice.
If you do not show up for class, I will wait 15 minutes. If you do not show up within 15 minutes, I will consider this a missed session and will require full payment.
I taught Elementary and High Schools students.
I taught Elementary and High School students.
I taught children, adolescents and adults at all levels.
I taught English to kids, teens and adults.
COURSE FOR TEACHER CERTIFICATION AND PROFESSIONAL LEARNING.
Georgia Assesments for the certification of Educators. ESOL STANDS FOR ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES
ORAL PROFICIENCY INTERVIEW AND WRITING TEXT.
The classes were in Buford- GA, USA.
Classes were in Buford- GA, USA.
Complete English Course.
Marina is very friendly, funny and effective at teaching Portuguese. I'm looking forward to taking more lessons with her!
Muito bem !
MARINA IS VERY PERSONABLE AND HELPFUL. IT IS ONLY MY THIRD CLASS,
BUT I AM VERY IMPRESSED WITH HER CORDIAL APPROACH TO ALL MY
Super nice start with a new teacher... Very practical way of teaching.
Marina is great! She is very good at explaining the pronunciation nuances!
Marina is an amazing teacher! She had my 8 year old daughter fully engaged and speaking in short sentences the very first class! She had clear teaching objectives and was able to stay flexible with my daughter's abilities. She provided feedback and homework assignments. We are excited to continue weekly classes with Marina! I would highly recommend her to anyone wanting to learn Portuguese!Show More
My first lesson with Marina was wonderful!
Very good ...!
Marina is awesome! Very patient and easily helps me with the different regions accents. She makes the class a lot of fun, and has helped me become way more relaxed with speaking portuguese.
Muito bom! Estou aprendendo bastante!
Marina is the best instructor ever. She is very knowledgeable and professional. I really recommend her to anyone.
Excellent teacher! I am improving my English with her lesson. Thank you very much!
I loved our first lesson and can’t wait for more!
Excellent teacher! She is very knowledgeable and personable.
Marina is a wonderful teacher. Patient and understanding, it was a pleasure to have had the opportunity to learn from Marina.
Best teacher ever! I really recommend her. The lessons are well prepared and I learned a lot.
Marina is the best ! Such fun classes and amazing person , definetly glad I picked her 🙂
My first classes was very good!
I look forward to many lessons with Marina!! Excellent teacher
She is the best instructor ever! The lesson was prepared previously and it was explained step by step in a fun and effective way! Thank you!
Excellent Teacher! She prepares the lesson previously and is very attentively. This teacher is well prepared and explains things in details. Recommend to everyone!
Marina explains things very well, and will even go word by word. She is well prepared, punctual, attentive and supportive. Muito obrigado!
Marina is a great teacher. Very patient with me.