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Lydie H.

Austin, TX
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French
  • Adult Vocational Trainer from AFPA de Caen, FRANCE
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lydie H.

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My name is Lydie. I am an enthusiastic and devoted French teacher with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 14 years of teaching experience. I have been very successful at teaching students of all ages, and of various levels of proficiency.

I am using the Communicative language teaching method. My students learn and practice French through the interaction with one another and with me. My goal is to enable my students to communicate effectively and appropriately in the various situations they would likely find themselves in. My students learn basic skills such as describing, enquiring, informing, explaining, inviting, suggesting, complaining and notions such as the expression of time, quantity, and location.

I was born and raised in Normandie, a north western region of France. I graduated from Université de Caen Normandie in Adult Vocational Training. I spent 14 years teaching French to foreign students, and 6 years as an educator at the French school for children ...

About Lydie

My name is Lydie. I am an enthusiastic and devoted French teacher with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 20 years of teaching experience. I have been very successful at teaching hundreds of students of various ages and levels of proficiency. Currently, I am giving private and o

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Lydie H.

Austin, TX
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Adult vocational trainer from AFPA a Caen, France
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Lydie H.

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I am an enthusiastic and devoted French teacher with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 20 years of teaching experience. I can help you improve your skills in grammar, vocabulary and conversation. I can work with you to create your personal program taking into account your needs and your goals. I am using the Communicative language teaching method. My students learn and practice French through the interaction with me. My goal is to enable my students to communicate effectively and appropriately in the various situations they would likely find themselves in.

About Lydie

I graduated from University of Caen, France in Adult Vocational Training. I spent 14 years teaching French to foreign students of various ages and proficiency. I have been working for more than a year as a teacher at a French school in Austin, Texas. I have already taught over 70 students in Americ

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Claire B.

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Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, Irish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Claire B.

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Claire is a fluent French speaker having mastered the language through formal education as well as complete immersion in the French school system and culture. Lessons are fun and catered to your individual needs!

About Claire

I am a professional singer, actress, writer and producer hailing originally from the emerald isle of Ireland. I have performed internationally on various musical tours and shows (Grease, West Side Story, Chicago, Mario Lanza Anniversary Concerts, Normandy Nights, High School Musical, A Star is Born

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I think Claire is a great fit for me. I’m very happy she is my tutor, I’m learning new things already!
Manon
Love Claire! I am a dancer by profession but was looking to learn to sing on the side. Claire has been wonderful! I have really enjoyed all of my lessons with her & am looking forward to continuing with singing! I would highly recommend. :)
Debbie
Claire's the best! She's always upbeat and encouraging. She's great at explaining things and is super patient with a beginner like myself. You couldn't ask for a better teacher. Our sessions are always so fun and I'm sad when they end.

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David M.

37 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • MASTER DEGREE from EDHEC BUSINESS SCHOOL (LILLE, FRANCE)
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David M.

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I am a French native from Paris. I'll be happy to help you improve your French! I am a professional translator and interpreter who also loves teaching and tutoring. You can count on me for fun and dynamic lessons :)
A bientôt!

About David

I love teaching and sharing what I know, especially when it comes to languages! I always listen to the student's needs and interests, and I make sure learning is fun and precise. I am a French native, from Paris. I studied, lived and worked for many years in Spain and Latin America, and I am now b

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EEMMY I.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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EEMMY I.

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-I have done Master-1 and Master-2 from France.
-I have 15 year of experience of teaching French for DELF, AP, IGCSE, TEF and for communication
- A qualified professional with many trainings in France and certified DELF examiner
-I design need based curriculum for every student to achieve the target in specific time.

- DYNAMIC, DIRECT INTERACTIVE METHODOLOGY OF TEACHING FRENCH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE

About EEMMY

I am a professional French teacher with Master-1 et Master-2 from France. I have 15 years experience of teaching French as a Foreign Language. I have taught all age groups and all levels. I have taught French from pre school to univ6levels. With my professional trainings, my qualifications and mos

Allison B.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Allison B.

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I believe that a love of learning and a love of teaching go hand in hand. Teaching and tutoring allow me to help others develop that same love of learning that drives me in my studies. I find joy in showing students that intelligence is not fixed, helping them prove to themselves that they can improve their performance in any class with hard work.

The best tutors are people who love both the subjects they tutor and the feeling of helping someone succeed. I have been speaking French for 14 years, and I love the language and culture so much that I lived in Paris for a summer! Part of my tutoring process is helping others to appreciate the language and culture as well. With words of encouragement and a non-judgmental attitude, I help students tackle tough grammar, improve pronunciation, and learn to love speaking about language.

I prepare in advance for every lesson, regardless of the topic, to ensure that I am refreshed on the subject and to develop any materials I might use ...

About Allison

Hello! I have been tutoring for 12 years, and I have a Master's degree in Astronomy & Astrophysics. I love teaching, and I make sure to incorporate real-life examples into my math and science problems to help people develop an appreciation of the subjects. When tutoring French, I add elements of cu

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Claire
Allison is VERY sweet, patient and thorough! I really enjoyed working with her. I learned SO much in just one hour!! I was hesitant about taking the lessons as I've tried lessons at my local Michael's store but didn't get much out of it. One on one with Allison was the right decision. If you are just thinking about it - DO IT!!! You won't regret it. I'm looking forward to next week's lesson with Allison :)
Mizpah M.
Interactive science sessions with Allison are enjoyed by my daughter who is 10 years old, she wants me to increase the frequency of sessions with her.

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Average Cost of French Lessons in Austin, TX

The average cost of 60-minute French lessons in Austin is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $140 per hour.
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"Mademoiselle Schram is intuitive to the student’s needs as a learner of the French language. In the beginning and as one continues with studying she will ask what interest one has in the French language and tailor lessons in accordance to goals and French studies. Always there is a thread of excitement in relaying information and teaching that only an instructor that loves what he or she does…is able to convey to and through the student. There is a wonderful level of comfort one derives from being in Mademoiselle Schram’s presence that acts as an impetus of flow for easygoing and interesting learning, instruction, and information. Also, she is clear in pronunciation of French and will continually break down words that one may have trouble when listening with a foreign ear and speaking by imitation and repetition. Mademoiselle Schram is elegant of manner, intellect, and “je ne sais quoi” (uniqueness) of a French woman that incorporates well into study and overall learning. She is able to answer questions regarding culture and mannerisms of French people and way of life succinctly. She is exceedingly patient when one asks questions and always responds with a ready compelling answer. Mademoiselle Schram guides one as a student successfully by being perceptive in incorporating, suggesting, referencing French learning aids, websites, and or other instructional devices that take a student’s level of learning French to another level. She is precise and consistently responsible in meeting at the exact time set for learning no matter where a student is in the world. She is constantly present and focused in the time allotted for French learning. She is also well prepared beforehand with every instruction which offers a smooth flowing transition from one aspect of french to the next. Mademoiselle Schram does not disappoint…if anything she delivers…and delivers the entirety of French exceedingly well. Thank you always Mademoiselle Schram for all of the knowledge you impart. Ainsi, J’aime Mademoiselle Schram. Merci beaucoup!"
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"Have been taking classes with Jean Luc via Skype for several years and am very happy with the process and the results. Jean Luc always finds exercises, readings, and subjects for conversation to keep me moving forward with my skills in French. He is conversant and interested in a variety of topics. He tailors the lessons to my personal needs. Thank you Jean Luc"
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French Lessons in Austin, TX

By Amy V. - Austin French Tutor

Hello! I'm Amy, a French Tutor in Austin, Texas. Are you interested in taking French lessons in Austin and need some recommendations for practicing your French skills around town? Here are some suggestions tailored to a variety of tastes!

Did you know Texas has a historic relationship with France? After Texas declared independence from Mexico, France was one of the first countries to recognize it as a sovereign country. To further this relationship, King Louis Philippe of France sent Monsieur Dubois, chargé d'affaires, to Austin. Today, you can visit Dubois' home - the historic French Legation building on San Marcos Street, built in a traditional Creole architectural style in 1841. Mark your calendars for July 14, La Fête nationale (Bastille Day), to see a truly spectacular celebration at the home. This is a great opportunity to understand a bit of French history and to learn about France's former government.

Need another excuse to practice your French? How about sampling French cuisine? For a true French brasserie experience, head to Justine’s in East Austin. Try their steak frites or moules. Or perhaps you fancy tasting some regional French cuisine. If that's the case, dine at laV, a French restaurant in downtown Austin featuring Provençale cuisine. In the mood for fresh bread and pastries? Check out Baguette et Chocolat, a local boulangerie that will satisfy any sweet tooth. Treat yourself, and use the opportunity to practice your ordering and food vocabulary!

Have an affinity for French film? Stay abreast of local French film festivals sponsored by the Austin Film Society. Austin's twin city in France is Angers, and the two cities often partner together to show the latest releases around town. The Westbank Library also hosts a monthly French Film Club event (http://www.westbanklibrary.com/adults-events). You can also find many French and Francophone media events during the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) festival and the French Cultures Festival (with events throughout Texas). Le French Tech Club also hosts cultural events year-round (http://frenchtechclub.com/). Experiencing French music, film, and art is a wonderful opportunity to learn about the culture while having a great time.

Perhaps you enjoy outdoor activities and want to practice your French skills. Why not try the game of pétanque, a game of boules similar to bocce ball. Austin has a Pétanque club that gets together and plays the game. What a great opportunity to practice your conversation skills in an active setting! Or, if you prefer a faster-paced outing, check out the annual Lone Star Le Mans Formula One race in September! A European tradition, Formula One races attract many Francophones. A great chance to learn to cheer and celebrate in French!

Looking for a relaxed, conversational environment to speak French? Consider joining French in Austin, an organization that caters to Francophones and Francophiles. They put together French Fridays, with varying outings around town. Or, if you're a business professional, consider joining the French-American business council (http://fabc-austin.org/). The FABC promotes international business relationships and is a great opportunity to network and expand your horizons while practicing your language acquisition.

Hopefully these resources will inspire you to continue practicing your French while taking French lessons in Austin, whether you're a beginner or advanced student! Feel free to reach out for more recommendations based on your personal interests. I look forward to working with you soon!

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