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About Isabelle S.

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Cincinnati, OH
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I fully understand the approach and needs for ESL as my children themselves benefited from this program when we first arrived in the US, from France.

About Isabelle
I am a native French speaker born in France; I have lived in the USA since 2000 and speak English fluently. I teach both French and English as a Second Language (ESL). I am used to teaching/ coaching/ interacting with students of all ages (9-80+) and with professionals in a corporate environment. In fact I have worked in-countries and remotely with people located in France, Poland, India, Canada, Guatemala and Brazil. I speak some Spanish and German, and that might help you as well, depending on your background. I am happy to add a cultural dimension to the language support. For Life Coaching lessons, I draw from my experience and best practices. I will share simple yet highly effective tips and approaches to help you meet your needs.

For best results; I recommend a minimum of 2 (two) 45-minute sessions per week for the first 20 less
ons to gain some momentum and build strong foundations. I look for students sincerely interested in making great strides and committed.

Happy to start any time soon. THX for visiting my profile. Questions welcome!
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Sophie January 25, 2019
· French · Online
I have taken 3 sessions with Isabelle and so far I am already so much more confident in my ability to learn conversational French that will help me work my way towards being fluent in French. She is patient and describes everything in such detail until I am able to fully understand what she is teaching. Having this role is so important, and she far exceeds all of my expectations!
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Caryl A. January 10, 2019
· French · Online
Isabelle is a great teacher, enjoyable person and native French, which has proven to be so valuble for my husband and I.
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Obi November 2, 2018
· French · Online
Isabelle has been made such an impact on my French education. She is willing to go the extra mile to ensure that I understand the language.
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About Marcelle H.

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Houston, TX
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My lessons are customized to address the specific needs and goals of the student. My first lesson starts with an combined informal ( introduction and conversation) and more formal assessment (pronunciation, grammar, writing, etc.). I also use methods to meet the specific learning style of the student and rely on a variety of sources. For example, I often start with a pronunciation drill focused on a specific area and/or address a particular grammar area before having the student give a talk, engage in a role play, or work on piece of writing. Moreover, I work with students on specific communication goals (conversational English; formal presentations; chairing meetings; resumes and cover letters; interviews; reports and all other types of writing-- including essays, research papers, and legal writing; and test preparation, such as TOEFL and IELTS.

About Marcelle
In addition to having an MA in English and a JD in law, I have had over 30 years of English teaching experience, mostly at the college level. I've taught a variety of courses and tutored students in a variety of skills, including ESL; composition and grammar; analytical writing and critical thinking; American, British, and world literature; business writing and communications; introductory courses to the American legal system, and legal writing. At present, I'm teaching ESL to international professionals and other adults to help them improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. I also help ESL students prepare for the TOEFL and IELTS exams. Throughout my career, I've helped both native and non-native speakers of English improve their language and critical thinking skills. In tutoring, I take a very customized approac
h and use a variety of tested methods and effective materials to address each student's needs.
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Stanley February 5, 2019
· Essay Writing · In home
Marcelle is an expert at English language. I have been taking English writing lessons from her. She is a very good English expert, very focused and has been very sharp in identifying my weak points. She gave me a different strategy on how to overcome my weakness, and I am surprised with the result. I would recommend anyone who wants to improve their English. She is also a very good human being.
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Hamda July 22, 2017
· English · In home
I like the way how she organized the classes. Marcelle knows which part of my English language needs to improve. She is very flexible in the timing of the classes. I strongly recommended her for whoever wants to improve and refresh their English language. Honestly, she's the best.
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Marcelle H.

Houston, TX 77007
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About Nery G.

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Tomball, TX

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I've been teaching ESL to adults for 10 years, both in face to face and on-line formats. As a former ESL student myself, I empathize with the struggle and frustration that comes when learning to communicate in a whole different language. I have accumulated several tips and strategies to facilitate practice and accelerate learning and fluency. I design my lessons to meet the goals of each student and strive to make the class fun and memorable. Let's work together to improve your written a/o spoken English!

About Nery
I am a teacher at heart. I like the language arts and the satisfaction that comes with helping others achieve their goals through learning a new language. I am a good communicator and adapt easily to new situations. I creatively customize lessons and instruction to meet the needs of the individual learner. I believe that creating a welcoming, fun and relaxing class environment fosters student’s confidence and a pleasant learning experience.

My professional life started in the corporate world, working as a Human Resources analyst before moving to the USA from my native México. I spent my first years in Texas at home, raising my kids and improving my bilingual skills. Some years later, I volunteered at my parish teaching ESL to adult immigrants. Having greatly enjoyed this activity, I started part time jobs at Harris County Department
of Education and McDonald’s, teaching ESL to a diverse body of adult students. These opportunities allowed me to gain considerable experience and confidence.

Let me help you start or improve your ESL or Spanish skills!
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Nelly August 6, 2018
· ESL · In studio
Nery is a dedicated and knowledgeable teacher who tried her hardest to adapt our class to a very diverse body of students. I was her student for 2 semesters and during that time, my conversation, grammar and pronunciation skills improved significantly. Our class was dynamic and fun, I highly recommend her services as an ESL instructor.
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Nelly August 6, 2018
· ESL · In studio
Nery is a dedicated and knowledgeable teacher who tried her hardest to adapt our class to a very diverse body of students. I was her student for 2 semesters and during that time, my conversation, grammar and pronunciation skills improved significantly. Our class was dynamic and fun, I highly recommend her services as an ESL instructor.
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Leonor July 14, 2018
· ESL · In studio
Nereyda is an excellent English ‘s Teacher. She was my ESL teacher at Mueller School for two years. She had about 30 students.
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Nery G.

Tomball, TX 77377
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About Angela B.

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Tomball, TX
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Experienced teacher of 9 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate student learning level. All ages are welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be speaking English in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of communicating and understanding. With me you will learn how to speak English and have fun doing it! There is no need to feel overwhelmed, we will go step by step to learn English in a way that is creative and enjoyable.

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About Angela
I am a professional life coach, friend, confidant, mom, and comedian (not really but I want to be). I believe that life is best lived in context of JOY and I have plenty of it! My life story is unique and what I share about my life and life experiences are always age appropriate and relatable to my students.

I am number 6 of 14 children born to my parents. I was a phenomenal athlete and continued my athletic career at Baylor University where I majored in Business and Religion. I went on to get my Masters at Truett Theological and utilize my degrees every opportunity I get. I am a single mom and business owner, and published author.

My students range in age; I work with children and adults, males and females. Many parents hire me to help their child(ren) gain confidence and discover self worth at an early age. I work alongside pa
rents in accomplishing increased levels of confidence, performance, and self awareness. For adults, I help in a like manner but also help them to discover their narrative, find healing and wholeness, as well as acquiring confidence with a positive self image. Majority of my life work has been geared toward women but the men who hire me find great comfort in opening up to share their life story with me

It is your unique story that makes you uniquely you. I want to explore who that is in a curriculum crafted to meet your unique needs. I have a published workbook for women. The workbooks for men, teenagers, and athletes are in the works.

As a professional life coach, I travel for speaking engagements, conferences, and retreats. I make sure to communicate my traveling schedule in a timely manner. I love to mentor students who want to become effective, dynamic individuals.

My personal passion is health and wholeness for individuals helps us to build stronger families that create a better community which positively affect our city, state, nation, and world. I firmly believe that acquiring healthy body image and life skills at an early age help us to better contributors to our communities whether large or small. I look forward to meeting you and helping you to become a better version of you!
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Laurie November 28, 2018
· Life Coaching · Online
Angela has provided coaching sessions for me several times over the last few months. Her influence and guidance has allowed me to make significant changes in the way I love and respect myself. The methods that are used helped me to recognize and heal emotional wounds that I was not aware of beforehand. I highly recommend Angela (Coach AB Williams) to anyone seeking a safe place to explore the deeper parts of themselves.
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Angela B.

Tomball, TX 77375
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About Joy L.

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Houston, TX
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My students and I work on the areas that they want to improve: listening, speaking, reading, grammar, vocabulary or idioms. Patience and understanding are my strong points as a teacher, and while we work hard, I strive to make lessons enjoyable! I have over 30 years experience teaching English as Second Language, mostly with adults, and am experienced at helping students improve their performance on tests such as TOEFL, IELTS, SAT, or ACT. I enjoy working with students on any level, from beginners to advanced.

About Joy
I have a bachelor’s in English and a master’s in linguistics. I taught English as Second Language in college and university for 30 years and have continued teaching one on one with private students, which is by far my favorite way of teaching!
I have always loved language and, from childhood, have had a fascination with other cultures, so my career in English as Second Language has been a great way to combine those two interests.
I spend a lot of time planning a curriculum and lessons for each student, based on that student’s level and goals and addressing that student’s unique language needs in his/her life.
I never charge for the first meeting because that is a time for me to learn about you, your English, your needs and goals.
Among my passions are growing fruits and vegetables, folk dancing and cooking, but working with my student
s is one of my greatest joys, and I derive great personal satisfaction from it.
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Hwang February 19, 2019
· English · In home
I loved her way of teaching, talking and treating as not only a English teacher but as a friend . When I felt frustration learning English or faced some difficulties of living in the U.S., she always tried to help and assist me heartfully. She even accompanied me to see a doctor when I got medical problem. I was really moved.

she is a intellectual and nice person.
I am so sure anyone reading this review if you are with her learning English, definitely your English will be way better. She is simply a BEST!!!
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Tomomi February 15, 2019
· ESL · In home
I learned with her several years ago for TOEFL. What I love her is she always tries understanding our culture and listening what and why I cannot understand them.
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Naomi February 7, 2019
· ESL · In home
I've been taking classes with Joy for almost a year now and I highly recommend her.
Her wide experience with ESL students is very helpful not only to understand grammar structure of your mother language and improve your learning experience, but to give pronunciation advice as well.
When we first met, I was interested in becoming more fluent and reduce my accent. I can definitely say that with all of her pronunciation tips and the vocabulary she exposed me to, I feel more confident when speaking.
On top of that, it is worth mentioning that her material is ENTIRELY based on your needs and exposure to the English language. She will evaluate your objectives and assess your proficiency in order to create/develop your class material.
Plus, she is a very kind and sweet person.
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Houston, TX 77025
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About JodiLynn J.

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Sandusky, OH
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With English, nothing is off limits. To be fluent in a language, you must be able to talk about anything. This includes national news, personal interests, celebrations, celebrities, and any other topic that interests you. Be prepared to learn proper English; however, I also know that conversation is a key to English, so while I teach the proper and correct way to speak, I also allow and explain slang terms and common verbiage. The time you put into your lessons with me will effect how much you learn. I hope to make it fun and interesting for you, but that requires your effort in the conversation. That being said, let's get together and have some fun!

About JodiLynn
Me professionally? I have taught children in China, and though I was not physically in their classroom, the experience was so enriching. I learned as much from them (if not more) than they did from me. We worked on everything from basic phonics to reading pieces of literature and talking about themes and ideals. I spent time learning about their culture and their language in order to truly teach them in a holistic and organic way. I believe it created a wonderful connection and teaching relationship. It is beautiful.

I'm a lover of coffee, dark chocolate, jazz music and thunderstorms. I read and disappear into the biggest and most detailed books I can. It makes my soul happy. I live with humility, find dignity in darkness, celebrating small victories, and showing unconditional love to all who surround me. I celebrate the joyful moments,
however big or small. I love my windows down, my music up, and lots of time with no place to go, an open road in front of me. I miss the ocean, and I visit it whenever I can. My husband, a blanket, and a hoodie are some of my favorite places to be cuddles- add a cup of chai, a thick book, an aromatherapy candle, or some popcorn, and that is heaven on earth. I love old movies, film photography, the spontaneity of my munchkins as they grow up, and every moment in between.
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JodiLynn J.

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