KhatchikArithmetic and mathematics for primary school students
Is your child in primary school and does maths require tutoring? Does he think math is stupid? Turn me on! With fun and funny tricks and mnemonics, your child will quickly change his mind. Creating a good pedagogical climate and building a rich learning environment is always my goal. I stimulate the students to discover autonomously, to discuss together, to experience and to come to conclusions. My job is not to fill a barrel, but to light a fire. I am also constantly working to keep my students in the zone of closest development. In this way I promote their constant development and growth.
RobertoVuoi parlare l'italiano? Italiano con Rob per tutti
Ciao, my name is Roberto :) I graduated in Political and Economic Science at the University of Milan. After working for a year for an American company in Milan, I moved to Australia, where I have worked, studied and traveled for two years. It has been an incredible experience! I had the opportunity of visiting beautiful places, discovering so many different cultures and developed myself from a personal and professional point of view. Since two years, I have been living in Haarlem - a wonderful city close to Amsterdam - and to the coast 🌊 - in the Netherlands. I love teaching and helping people to find out more about Italian culture, history, and arts. I would love to use all the modern techniques of teaching that I learned and practiced them with you. Teaching is an extraordinary passion! Parliamo italiano!
LiudmylaRussian language and Literature for children with Russian-speaking background
Если Вы говорите по-русски и хотите, чтобы Ваш ребенок смог общаться на русском языке, когда вырастет, не только в семье, но и на работе, то этот курс для Вас. Я преподаю детям русский язык и литературу в одной из русских школ в Нидерландах. Поэтому не понаслышке знаю, какие проблемы возникают при обучении и как с ними справиться. Во время урока используются как стандартные русскоязычные учебники ФГОС, так и специальные издания для детей билингвов, живущих за рубежом. Основа курса направлена на улучшение письменной речи и расширение словарного запаса. Каждый урок включает в себя интересные для каждого возраста домашние задания. Возможны групповые занятия.
ValentinaLearn Italian from a Roman artist in Rotterdam - order your coffee like a pro
Ciao! I have been teaching Italian for the past ten years. I have taught privately and at language schools like La Scuola Italiana del Greenwich Village in New York and ItalCultura, the school of the Italian Cultural Institute of Chicago. During the first few lessons I will make sure you have the tools to pronounce and identify all the sounds of the Italian language. This step is essential! And it will make everything easier afterwards. When I teach Italian I try to avoid all the things that I hated as a language student. We will use real songs, real literature, do real conversation and storytelling. When you are engaging all your senses it is easier to keep your mind relaxed and to remember new words. I will customize my materials to your interests, needs and desired pace. And because you are learning from a native Italian you will also learn about Italian culture and history. You will absorb a way of thinking, not just grammar rules. I speak a bunch of languages so I know a thing or two about how tedious language classes can be. My terrifying French teacher in middle school made us repeat the same fake dialogue from a really bad book ad nauseam, over and over and over again. Some of those dialogues are carved in my brain: “Bonjour, je m’appelle Richard Drapeau, je viens du Canada, je suis Canadien…” When I teach Italian I try to avoid all the things that I hated as a language student. We will use real songs, real literature, do real conversation and storytelling and we will go on “talking walks” because when you are engaging all your senses it is easier to keep your mind relaxed and to remember new words. I hold a degree in Lingue e Letterature Straniere (Foreign Languages and Literatures) from Università Roma Tre (equivalent to an American MA) and a Master’s of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Arts and Media from Columbia College Chicago. I wrote a thesis about translating a long epic poem by W. H. Auden and I tried to ride a horse across America.
FatjonAmerican politics and its impact in the world| Comparative approach
Do you want to understand the Trump phenomenon? Does the Democratic Party have a chance for a comeback? The focus of this class is to learn more about American politics and the pressing challenges that they will face in the next decade. Is American society becoming more capitalistic and conservative or is there something else going on? How can we address the polarisation in national politics? Is the local government the solution? What is the role of lobbyists, think tanks, and interested groups in all this? These are some of the questions that we will address. I can be flexible about the schedule so let me know if you are interested but cannot make it due to conflicting schedules. I will try my best to match your schedule.
MariiaItalian Language Lessons for kids, students, adults (online/offline)
Are you interested in Italian culture and language? Are you planning to move to Italy for work, study, travel, volunteering? Then this class is for you! Italy is one of the countries where not that many citizens speak English language, therefore it might be difficult to adapt to locals without knowing Italian, at least basic one. By this class I would like to immerse you into Basic Italian language and culture. For the teaching purposes, throughout the classes, I will use different highly-rated textbooks of local editions, effective YouTube channels, interesting articles. I will cover main functional areas of Italian grammar and vocabulary within different areas and will make sure that you start speaking since the first class already, since Practice Makes Perfect and Italian is not so difficult as it may seem at first! The goals, needs, expectations will be discussed in person with every student and adapted towards personality. The program and classes content will also depend on the prior mentioned factors. Feel free to contact me for questions and classes.
ChristopherEnglish conversation classes : speak like a true Brit
Hello! Hola! Привет! My name is Christopher and I’m a British person with a passion for languages (yes, it can happen…) Whether you’re a beginner or a decent speaker looking to broaden your horizons, I will help you better express yourself in English. I offer friendly informal classes, with a focus on conversation and pronunciation. I can also help you with grammar and vocabulary and all the technical stuff. Together we’ll develop a study plan which suits your needs. And along the way, we’ll explore the weird and wonderful world of British culture. With over twenty years in advertising, I’m an expert communicator in English. I’m bilingual (French) and have studied Dutch, Spanish and Russian, so I have a good feel for the learning experience. Together with my teacher training, I hope to apply these skills towards helping others. I firmly believe that good communication can make the world a better place. Hope to see you on Skype sometime soon :)
JoannaModern Greek: an interactive online approach to master speaking, reading, writing, spelling, vocabulary and grammar.
I specialize in teaching Greek to beginners and intermediate students, providing them the foundation to master this difficult language. I cover topics such as word order, grammar, spoken vs. written Greek, conversational and every day Greek, as well as spelling, writing, and pronunciation. Each class can be tailored to the students individual needs. This class is for anybody who just wants to improve speaking/writing, as well as for those just starting out. Lessons can be given online, or in person. Greek is a language that is increasingly spoken, and is useful in many aspects of life, including but not limited to: biology, geometry, medical terminology, etc. With Greece's economy growing, it is an ideal destination to move either as an expat, digital nomad, or as a startup company. I look forward to helping you on your journey of acquiring this language!
LuisaAlways dreamt of being able to speak Italian? This is your moment.
I am a native Italian speaker so who better than me can teach you Italian! I have already experienced teaching languages (Italian and English). We can, together, structure the lessons and find what is most suitable for you and the best way for you to learn. In these lessons, you can learn Italian grammar, culture, spelling, pronunciation. I can tell you all you want to know about the Italian language.
DerekOxford & Cambridge University Interview Prep Course
Have you been invited to interview at Oxford or Cambridge this coming autumn? Congratulations! Oxbridge interviews are the make-or-break stage in acceptance into one of these two top-tier universities, and they require a significant amount of preparation and know-how in order to succeed. Having successfully secured a place for myself to study English Language & Literature at the University of Oxford in 2015, and having been subsequently invited to pursue a Master's degree in English literature on scholarship, I am versed in the intricacies and expectations of the interview process for a range of disciplines. I work with students across a series of sessions to hone their understanding of what's expected of them during the interview process, to identify their particular strengths and improve on their weakness, and to practice extemporaneous speaking and timed essay-writing and test-taking. Each course is designed with the candidate in mind, and I can outline a recommended number of sessions and their contents based on an initial session.
LauraEnglish Lessons, Conversations, Tutoring, TEFL Certified, Homework Assistance, Business English
You learn to speak, understand and write better English in a fun, personal way. Together we expand your vocabulary and improve your spelling and grammar by talking about your interests! If you also like literature, animals, sustainable living, travel, art or yoga then we have something in common to get into! I am a Teaching English Foreign Learners (TEFL) certified teacher who grew up in English in international schools abroad. I even think in English now, and my accent when I speak is mildly American / accentless.
IgnacioSpanish classes for beginners, easy, dynamic and inexpensive.
Simple and motivating Spanish classes for beginners. I already have many students so they could be in groups or individually. I have students of all ages and all nationalities and I love watching their learning process. You will learn Spanish at your own pace, after a level test I will check what you are ready for and what we can start on, focusing it your way. It can be Spanish to work, to travel or even to teach it. Feel free to try it.
FrancescoItalian / French course: beginner, intermediate, advanced
Hello everybody! My name is Francesco, I am Italian but I live in France, in Aix-en-Provence, for 3 years. I had my double baccalaureate in French and Italian (Esabac class, Franco-Italian course at the Lycée Dumont d'Urville) last year. Now I'm studying history and philosophy at the University of Aix-Marseille. Since the university leaves us 4 months of vacation during the summer, I decided to land in Amsterdam to find a job but at the same time I am passionate about language exchanges. That's why I offer you two types of courses: - Language Exchange: I can exchange in Italian, French and Spanish. You in the language you want (English, Dutch or others) - Italian and / or French courses: I will be your "teacher". I will help you improve your practical skills step by step. I specify that the word "professor" is ambiguous: it reminds us sometimes of a distant, cold, formal relationship. I would rather become your friend "in languages": this is also the best way to learn a language. Feel comfortable, light, able to overcome the fear of not having full control over our word. Do not hesitate to contact me, together we can discover a little bit these Latin languages so warm and "musical". : D See you soon!!!
GiorgiaLearn Italian and/or English. All levels, no pre requirements needed
I am bilingual, fluent in Italian and English. I have lived and studied both in Italy and in the United States. I have tutored both languages before. I have been and I still am a student myself, therefore I try to keep my classes fun and very interactive. I will approach the lessons according to the learning style that suits you best and I am open to new ideas on how to make it more interesting and easy to follow. I do assign homework but it is usually some "hands-on" material, such as watching a movie in the language I am teaching you or learning a song. I believe that these approaches are the best when trying to learn something new. This also depends on your needs and the reasons why you are learning the language. If you are interested in learning for professional purposes then the sessions would be set up a bit differently and so will be the homework.
EdoardoWant to practice your spoken Italian? Search no further. I'm an Italian mother tongue, and I can help you with your Italian colloquial skill
Forget about boring lessons, this will be all about fun and interesting real-life topics: sports, films, music and, why not, politics. This is the optimal way to win any embarrassment in talking Italian as well as learning typical expression not only for work/school but also for everyday life or for enjoying your next trip to Italy.